Kids of Deployed Soldiers May Face More Mental Health Woes
MONDAY, Nov. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Mental and behavioral
problems cause children of U.S. soldiers deployed to Iraq,
Afghanistan and other war zones to need considerably more
outpatient medical visits than those with non-deployed parents, a
new study suggests.
Painful Gout on the Rise in U.S.
SUNDAY, Nov. 7 (HealthDay News) -- More and more Americans are
struggling with gout as rates of the painful and sometimes
disabling arthritic condition continue a decades-long upswing, a
new study shows.
Breast-Feeding Won't Rob Mom of Sleep: Study
MONDAY, Nov. 8 (HealthDay News) -- It's commonly believed that
one of the sacrifices new moms must make in order to breast-feed is
their sleep. But new research suggests that's just not the
Fewer U.S. Docs Accepting Perks From Industry: Survey
MONDAY, Nov. 8 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. physicians' links with
drug makers, medical device manufacturers and other health-related
companies have decreased since 2004, but many doctors still have
ties to these businesses, new research shows.
Study Warns of Risks for Early Dialysis
MONDAY, Nov. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Putting people on dialysis
early, while their kidneys still have adequate function, may
increase the chances that they'll die in the year after the
procedure is started, a new study suggests.
Many Patients With Heart Attack Delay Hospital Care
MONDAY, Nov. 8 (HealthDay News) -- The time it takes for a
patient to get to an emergency room when experiencing the symptoms
of a heart attack have remained stubbornly high for the past
decade, despite efforts to fix that, researchers report.