Drug Helps Those With Tough-to-Treat Schizophrenia: Study
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The drug clozapine
reduces symptoms in schizophrenia patients who don't benefit from
other antipsychotic medications, a new study indicates.
Health Tip: Thawing Your Thanksgiving Turkey
(HealthDay News) -- Proper thawing of your Thanksgiving turkey
can help ensure a healthy meal. If thawed incorrectly, your bird
can become a source of food poisoning.
Health Tip: Easing the Discomfort of Bronchitis
(HealthDay News) -- Bronchitis is an inflammation of tissue that
lines the bronchial tubes in the lungs. If you're stricken, there
are things you can do to be more comfortable and help ease
Don't Let Reflux Ruin Your Thanksgiving
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Thanksgiving can be
challenging if you suffer from heartburn, but there are a number of
things you can do to have a more pleasant holiday, an expert
Weekend Childbirth Riskier, British Study Suggests
TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Weekdays may be the
safest time to have a baby, at least in British hospitals, a new
Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with heart
disease should take a number of precautions if they travel over the
Thanksgiving holiday, an expert suggests.
Constant Traffic Noise May Boost Depression Risk
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who live
with constant road noise may face a higher risk of developing
depression, researchers say.
Obesity in Youth May Harm the Heart Long-Term, Even After Weight Loss
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study finds
that even if overweight or obese young women slim down later on,
obesity-linked damage to the heart may linger for decades.
Post-Op Bacterial Infection Raises Odds for Complications, Death
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People recuperating
from surgery are much more likely to die or develop complications
if they become infected with a dangerous diarrhea-causing bacteria,
a new study suggests.
Retail Prices of Dermatology Drugs Skyrocket
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Patients using
prescription creams, gels, sprays and pills for skin conditions may
shell out substantially more at the pharmacy than they did just six
years ago, a new study suggests.
New Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes Shows Early Promise
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new form of
treatment for type 1 diabetes that's based on the immune system
appears safe for patients in an early trial.
Health Highlights: Nov. 25, 2015
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
E. Coli Linked to Costco Chicken Salad Sickens 19 in Seven States
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- An E. coli outbreak
that has so far sickened 19 people in seven states is linked to
rotisserie chicken salad made and sold at Costco stores, the U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.