November 29, 2011
Health Tip: Minimize Jet Lag
Jet lag can leave you feeling too tired to
enjoy your new destination, but there are things you can do to help
your body prepare.
Chronic Disease May Up Out-of-Pocket Costs for
Among families with
employer-sponsored health care plans, those coping with chronic
illness pay more out of their pockets than those without chronic
illness, primarily because of higher prescription drug copayments,
a new study finds.
Could Soccer 'Headers' Cause Brain Injury?
Frequent "heading" of
soccer balls by avid amateur players may cause brain damage leading
to subtle but serious declines in thinking and coordination skills,
a new study suggests.
Creative Minds More Prone to Cheating
Creative thinkers are more
likely to cheat than those who are less creative, perhaps because
being an original thinker increases a person's ability to
rationalize their actions, according to a new study.
Many With HIV Not Getting Meds: CDC
Some 1.2 million Americans
are living with HIV, yet only about 28 percent of them have their
disease under control, federal health officials report.