Health Tip: What's Behind Iron Deficiency
(HealthDay News) -- Iron is an essential mineral that's present
in all cells. As a key component of hemoglobin in the blood, for
example, it helps carry oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the
Ready to Talk to Your Teen About Alcohol?
FRIDAY, March 4 (HealthDay News) -- A free handbook to help
parents learn how to talk with their teens about alcohol is being
offered by the American College of Emergency Physicians and Mothers
Against Drunk Driving.
Extra Tests Not a Deterrent to Experimental Cancer Therapy
FRIDAY, March 4 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer patients are willing
to tolerate multiple needle pokes, X-rays, ultrasounds, PET and CT
scans to receive advanced experimental treatments in early-stage
clinical trials, with some even amenable to extra tumor biopsies,
according to a new study.
Can Crotch Length Predict Sperm Strength?
FRIDAY, March 4 (HealthDay News) -- New research contends that
the distance between the posterior base of the scrotum and the anus
can predict the strength of a man's sperm population.