Vision Problems Can Rob Movie-Goers of 3-D
TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- As people crowd into
theaters for the latest wave of 3-D movies, everyone seems to be
oohing and ahhing over the visual feast provided by Hollywood's
improved 3-D technology.
Health Tip: Help Wipe Out Dust Mites
(HealthDay News) -- Dust mites, each smaller than a period at
the end of a printed sentence, produce waste that's a common cause
of allergies and asthma.
Nasal Problems, Asymmetry Top Reasons for 2nd Nose Job
TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- Breathing obstructions and
dissatisfaction with the symmetry of the tip their nose are common
reasons why people want a second operation to revise their initial
cosmetic nose surgery (rhinoplasty), researchers say.
Worldwide Dementia Price Tag $604 Billion: Report
TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- The global cost of
Alzheimer's disease and related dementias in 2010 is an estimated
$604 billion, according to a report released Tuesday by Alzheimer's
Is High Altitude Linked to Suicide Risk?
TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- For years, researchers
have observed that U.S. suicide rates appear to be highest among
residents of the so-called "Intermountain West" region of the
country. Now, fresh research points to a possible explanation: high
Plavix, Heartburn Drug Safe to Take Together: Study
TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- A new study finds it's
safe to take the blood thinner Plavix with proton-pump inhibitors
like Nexium, contrary to recent research that said the combination
compromised Plavix's effectiveness.
Counseling May Not Help Heart Failure Patients Comply With Rx
TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- Living with heart failure
can put a patient on overload. The rigors of having to lose weight,
strictly limit salt intake, exercise and take a half-dozen or more
medications lead many people to disregard their doctor's