Health Tip: Help Keep Head Lice From Coming Back
(HealthDay News) -- Head lice are small, wingless parasitic
insects that feast on tiny amounts of blood sucked from the human
scalp. They don't spread disease, but the itchy bites they leave
behind can trigger misery and infection.
Rising Eye Injury Rates Seen With Robotic Prostate Surgery
TUESDAY, Oct. 16 (HealthDay News) -- The number of eye injuries
associated with robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy -- complete
removal of the prostate -- increased nearly tenfold in the United
States between 2000 and 2009, although the risk was still small, a
new study finds.
More Testosterone, Less Deceit?
TUESDAY, Oct. 16 (HealthDay News) -- Testosterone, commonly
thought of as the male sex hormone, seems to promote honesty, a new
When Adults Smoke in Cars, Child Passengers Suffer: Study
TUESDAY, Oct. 16 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking in cars produces
levels of harmful particulate pollutants that are far above World
Health Organization indoor air standards and likely pose a threat
to children's health, a new study reveals.
More Drugs Linked to Meningitis Outbreak: FDA
MONDAY, Oct. 15 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug
Administration issued warnings Monday about additional drugs
produced by the specialty pharmacy at the center of the current