April 27, 2011
Anxiety's on the Menu for People With Food
Every time her teenage
daughter Jordyn leaves the house, Nancy Geller worries about the
food her daughter might choose to eat. Jordyn has a severe peanut
allergy, and exposure to even a small amount of a peanut-containing
food could cause a life-threatening allergic reaction.
Alzheimer's Caregivers Need Care, Too
The growing number of
people with Alzheimer's disease in the United States means that
more people are becoming caregivers, a responsibility that health
experts warn can pose risks to body and mind.
Novel Hepatitis C Drug Holds Promise: FDA
An experimental new drug
that may treat hepatitis C more effectively than earlier
medications will be reviewed Thursday by a panel of experts for the
U.S. Food and Drug Administration.