Light Exercise Might Reduce Risk of Kidney Stones
FRIDAY, Dec. 13, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Just a little exercise each week -- jogging for an hour or walking for about three hours -- can reduce the risk of developing kidney stones by up to 31 percent, according to a new study.
Health Tip: Get Enough Calcium
(HealthDay News) -- Calcium is essential for strong, healthy
bones. And there are plenty of nutritious food sources to choose
Two-Thirds of Seniors Need Help With Some Part of Daily Living
THURSDAY, Dec. 12, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Two-thirds of people over the age of 65 need help completing the tasks of daily living, either from special devices such as canes, scooters and bathroom grab bars or from another person, new research shows.
Scientists Discover Another Genetic Code
THURSDAY, Dec. 12, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Another code within DNA has been discovered by scientists -- a finding that the researchers say sheds light on how changes to DNA affect health.
Drug May Help Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
THURSDAY, Dec. 12, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Adding the cancer
drug dasatinib to standard hormone therapy may slow the progression
of advanced breast cancer, a preliminary study suggests.