Cyclists Urged to Prep Their Bodies for the Long Haul
FRIDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- People looking for a
cardiovascular workout that doesn't stress or put weight on their
joints sometimes turn to biking. Rather than a 30-minute jog or a
quick pick-up game of basketball, they can spend hours on the bike,
with little or no joint strain.
Health Tip: Why Baby Gets Diaper Rash
(HealthDay News) -- A baby's sensitive bottom may develop a rash
from sitting too long in a soiled diaper. But that's not the only
trigger that can cause the problem.
Health Tip: Walking Helps You Stay Healthier
(HealthDay News) -- The American Podiatric Medical Association
discusses a great form of exercise that requires no special skill,
no membership at the local gym, and no special equipment:
Nick Jonas Lives Large, Despite Diabetes
FRIDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- Teen superstar Nick Jonas
may be the picture of health today, but five years ago his body was
wasting away. Even at 13, Jonas knew something was wrong. He just
didn't know what.
Animal 'Hoarding' Often Tied to Mental Illness
FRIDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- A small army of animal
welfare workers spent nearly 10 hours removing hundreds of sick and
dying animals from a rural North Carolina property in one of the
United States' larger animal-hoarding cases.
Drug Approved for Late-Stage Melanoma
FRIDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- The drug Yervoy
(ipilimumab) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration to treat late-stage melanoma, the deadliest form of