January 16, 2012
Health Tip: What Affects Blood Glucose?
People with diabetes should monitor the
amount of glucose (sugar) in their blood. Insulin and certain drugs
often are key, but so is understanding what causes blood sugar
levels to fluctuate.
Health Tip: Avoid the Flu During Travel
Plane or bus travel is a prime way to pick
up or spread the flu. But there are steps you can take to help
avoid getting others sick or getting sick yourself.
Pediatricians Split on Heart Tests Before Kids' ADHD
Some pediatricians continue
to do electrocardiograms (EKGs) on children before starting them on
medication for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, new
research suggests, even though many experts say the latest evidence
shows it isn't really necessary.