Rugby Headgear Not Enough to Stop Head, Spine Trauma
FRIDAY, Dec. 3 (HealthDay News) -- Education and rule
enforcement reduce brain and spinal cord injuries among rugby
players, but wearing protective equipment such as headgear and
mouthguards does not lower the risk, says a new review.
Dramatic Decline Seen in AIDS News Coverage
FRIDAY, Dec. 3 (HealthDay News) -- If the expression "out of
sight, out of mind" is true, then wealthier nations may be at risk
of forgetting about the global AIDS pandemic, according to an
international team of researchers.
Medicare Cuts May Have Spurred Drop in Prostate Cancer Treatment
FRIDAY, Dec. 3 (HealthDay News) -- Use of androgen suppression
therapy for low-risk prostate cancer fell after doctors starting
receiving lower Medicare payments for the treatment, but use of the
treatment for patients with metastatic prostate cancer stayed
steady, a new study shows.
Infidelity Might Be in the Genes
FRIDAY, Dec. 3 (HealthDay News) -- Genetics might help explain
why some people are more prone to infidelity and promiscuity, says
a new study.