Health Tip: Is Knee Replacement Safe?
(HealthDay News) -- Knee replacement surgery may be a solution
for disabling arthritis, pain caused by other medical problems, or
a tumor affecting the knee.
A Little Drinking Cuts Death Risk for Older Adults
TUESDAY, Aug. 24 (HealthDay News) -- While the debate over the
possible health benefits of drinking continues to bubble, a new
study finds that abstainers and heavy drinkers have a higher
mortality risk than moderate drinkers.
Survival Rates Better for Certain Heart Transplant Patients
TUESDAY, Aug. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Patients who have a heart
transplant to correct the most common type of genetic heart disease
-- hypertrophic cardiomyopathy -- have better long-term survival
rates than those who have transplants for other heart diseases, a
new study finds.
Cognitive Therapy Helps Adults With ADHD
TUESDAY, Aug. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Adding therapy to the
medications an adult might be taking for
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) could lessen
symptoms and improve quality of life, new research suggests.