HealthDay News: Bariatrics
Can Bike Riding Up Prostate Cancer Risk?
A new study fuels the
ongoing debate over the health risks of bicycle riding for men:
Researchers found that cyclists who bike more may face a higher
risk of prostate cancer, but not a greater chance of infertility or
'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise
With summer in full
swing so too are youthful arms, with kids happily throwing pitches
as hard and as fast as they can on baseball diamonds all across
Is Obesity an Advantage After Heart Procedures?
While a host of cardiovascular ailments are associated with excess pounds, new research supports a puzzling "obesity paradox." It found that overweight heart patients experience fewer heart attacks and higher survival rates after cardiac procedures than their slimmer peers.