Many Falls, and Resulting ER Visits, Can Be Prevented
SATURDAY, Nov. 6 (HealthDay News) -- Falls are a leading cause
of injury in the United States, but some simple precautions can
help prevent them, experts say.
As Clocks Fall Back on Sunday, Think About Better Sleep
FRIDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- When you turn your clocks
back an hour this weekend, it might be a good opportunity to think
about whether you're getting enough sleep.
New Malaria Drug Proves Effective in Study of African Children
SATURDAY, Nov. 6 (HealthDay News) -- The death rate among
children with severe malaria was nearly one-fourth lower when they
received a new drug called artesunate than when they got the
standard treatment of quinine, a new study shows.