Her Anatomy Speaks Volumes to Men: Study
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- If you're a young woman
looking for a long-term relationship with a young man, a new study
suggests your face is your best asset. But if you just want some
fun, focus on your body.
Health Tip: Are You Deficient in Vitamin B-12?
(HealthDay News) -- Vitamin B-12 is an essential vitamin that
supports the nervous system, creation of red blood cells and
production of DNA. It's primarily found in seafood, meat and dairy
Pediatricians Issue New Iron Guidelines
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- The American Academy of
Pediatrics has issued a report that outlines new guidelines
concerning the iron needs of infants and children.
Black Male Children Have Highest Rates of Food Allergies
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Children, males and blacks
have the highest rates of food allergies in the United States, and
the risk is 4.4 times higher among male black children than in the
general population, a new study finds.
Vaccine Studied for Deadly Brain Cancer
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Adding a new vaccine to
standard therapy extended survival for people with the most deadly
type of brain cancer in a small study.
Computer-Aided MRI Might Help Predict Alzheimer's
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Sophisticated brain imaging
techniques may help doctors one day identify which patients with
mild cognitive impairment are likely to progress to Alzheimer's
disease, Swiss researchers report.
Mom's Flu Shot May Protect Baby After Birth
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- When expectant mothers get a
flu vaccination, they not only protect themselves throughout their
pregnancy but may also help safeguard their babies against flu for
the first few months of life.
'Hands-Only' CPR May Work Best for Cardiac Arrest
TUESDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Among adults whose heart had
stopped beating, those who received 'hands-only' cardiopulmonary
resuscitation (CPR) from a bystander were 60 percent more likely to
survive than those who received no CPR or conventional CPR with