When Protecting Baby Becomes an Obsession
THURSDAY, Sept. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Many new mothers feel a
bit anxious about caring for their infant. But sometimes that
concern develops into an obsession over all the things that can go
9/11 a Life-Defining Day for the Young
THURSDAY, Sept. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Mallory Ham had just
arrived at her first-grade class when the hijacked planes with
their terrified passengers ripped into the World Trade Center.
Though her recollections of that day are incomplete, they're burned
into her memory just the same.
Risk for COPD Higher Than Thought: Study
THURSDAY, Sept. 8 (HealthDay News) -- People are at much higher
risk for developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
than previously thought, according to a new study.
More U.S. Adults Using Illegal Drugs: Report
THURSDAY, Sept. 8 (HealthDay News) -- The number of Americans
using illegal drugs has continued to rise, reaching 22.6 million,
or 8.9 percent of the population, in 2010, a new government survey
Two Doses of HPV Vaccine May Work as Well as Three
THURSDAY, Sept. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Two doses of the human
papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine may offer just as much protection
against cervical cancer as the three-dose regimen now being used,
new U.S. government research shows.
Rising Health Care Costs Hitting Family Pocketbooks
THURSDAY, Sept. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Health care costs have
risen faster than the cost of other goods and services in the
United States over the past decade, leaving many Americans
financially worse off, according to a new RAND Corp. study released