October 04, 20121042012
Health Tip: What's Behind Epilepsy?
Epilepsy causes the nervous system to send
abnormal and excessive electrical impulses. The result are
seizures, which may be characterized by involuntary movements,
periods of lack of awareness, and other behavioral changes.
Health Tip: Protect Yourself From Flu
There are no guarantees that you'll never
get the flu, but with these precautions suggested by the U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, your risk may be
Meningitis Outbreak Not Over Yet: Experts
Health experts said
Thursday they expect to see more cases of a deadly type of
meningitis that has been linked to an apparently contaminated
steroid used for back pain. The outbreak so far has killed four
people and sickened at least 30 others in five states, authorities