July 18, 2011
Self-Esteem Levels Vary by Age, Race, Study
Although Hispanics tend to
have lower self-esteem than blacks or whites in the teen years, by
age 30 their self-esteem has increased to the point that they have
higher self-esteem than whites, a new study suggests.
Women Bear Greatest Burden of Alzheimer's
Women fear Alzheimer's
disease more than any other illness except cancer, and they are
more often on the front lines of providing care for loved ones
battling the disease, new research shows.
FDA Unveils Flu Vaccines for 2011-12 Season
Influenza may be far from
most Americans' thoughts as much of the nation wilts under
oppressive heat, but the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said
Monday that it's already preparing for the 2011-12 flu season.
Flu Vaccine for 2011-12 Season Approved
The 2011-12 influenza
vaccine, containing the three strains predicted most common in the
upcoming season, has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug