Health Tip: Help Your Halitosis
(HealthDay News) -- Bad breath -- medically called halitosis --
is frequently caused by rotting food particles that collect between
the teeth, on the tongue and near the gumline.
Many Parents Frown on Kids' Internet Use, Survey Says
TUESDAY, Dec. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Many American parents view
television and the Internet with the same concern and are using
similar methods to limit their children's use of both mediums,
suggests a new survey.
Genetic Trait May Predict Cocaine Sensitivity
TUESDAY, Dec. 28 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that
many white people carry a genetic trait that boosts the risk
they'll develop an extreme and possibly deadly cocaine habit.
What You Need to Know About Medical Tests
TUESDAY, Dec. 28 (HealthDay News) -- When your doctor orders a
medical test for you, there are a number of questions you need to
ask before and after it, experts advise.
Hearing Loss Rising Among Teen Girls, Study Finds
TUESDAY, Dec. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Over the last two decades
hearing loss due to "recreational" noise exposure such as blaring
club music has risen among adolescent girls, and now approaches
levels previously seen only among adolescent boys, a new study