Health Tip: Why You May Need Scar Repair
(HealthDay News) -- If a scar becomes too unsightly or
interferes with normal movement, you may be a candidate for scar
repair surgery, sometimes called scar revision.
Health Tip: Risk Factors for Pre-Term Labor
(HealthDay News) -- Pre-term labor occurs before the 37th week
of pregnancy. About 10 percent of babies born in the United States
are considered pre-term, the American Congress of Obstetricians and
Tips for Keeping Young Athletes Safe
FRIDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- It's important to keep
injury prevention in mind as children begin spring sports
activities, says Dr. Steven Greer, of the MCGHealth Sports Medicine
Center in Augusta, Ga.
Rigors of Ballet Require Careful Training
FRIDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- Ballet and other types of
dancing are challenging activities that can put tremendous strain
on certain parts of the body, so it's critical to take steps to
prevent injuries, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic
Sports Gear Should Also Protect Eyes, Experts Say
FRIDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- As warmer weather nears and
people gear up to play sports like baseball and soccer, the
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) advises athletes that they
can reduce their risk of eye injury by wearing protective
Is It a Cold? Or an Allergy?
FRIDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- Colds and allergies can
cause similar symptoms, and finding out which condition you have is
the first step in getting relief, according to the American College
of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI).