Behind Many High-Achieving Children...
THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Talented children who reach their potential likely have dedicated parents to thank for their success, a new study found.
Many Americans Trying to Cut Their Salt Intake: CDC
THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Worried about links between high daily salt intake, high blood pressure and stroke, half of American adults questioned in a recent poll say they've tried to cut back on sodium.
Orkambi Approved for Cystic Fibrosis
THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Orkambi (lumacaftor and ivacaftor) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat cystic fibrosis in patients who have inherited two copies of a specific gene mutation from their parents.
How to Avoid July Fourth Allergy Flare-Ups
THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Fireworks, picnics
and parades are favorite Fourth of July traditions for many people,
but for those with allergies or asthma these activities could be
uncomfortable or even dangerous.
Health Tip: Pack Food and Water for Camping
(HealthDay News) -- There's often no getting around packing food
and water for a camping trip. But make sure you pack the right
stuff properly to help prevent food-borne illness.