Many Use ER for Routine Follow-Up Care After Hospital Discharge
MONDAY, Aug. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Many uninsured and publicly
insured trauma injury patients who are discharged from U.S.
hospitals return to the emergency department for routine follow-up
care that could be handled at an outpatient clinic, a new study
Pediatric Groups Want to KO Boxing for Kids
MONDAY, Aug. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Boxing isn't appropriate for
children and teens, and parents should encourage their kids to find
sports that don't focus on delivering blows to the head and
Poor Sleep, High Blood Pressure?
MONDAY, Aug. 29 (HealthDay News) -- If you sleep poorly, your
chances of developing high blood pressure may increase, new
'Gimme' Kids Often Grow Into 'Gimme' Adults
MONDAY, Aug. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Kids who have trouble
resisting temptation are more likely than patient preschoolers to
grow into adults who lack self-control, a new study suggests.
Xalkori Approved for Advanced Lung Cancer
MONDAY, Aug. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Xalkori (crizotinib) and a
companion diagnostic test have been approved by the U.S. Food and
Drug Administration to treat advanced non-small cell lung cancer
(NSCLC) with a certain genetic abnormality, the agency said in a