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Health News for 11/19/13

November 19, 2013

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Health Tip: Enjoy Raw Seafood Safely

Before you dig into your sashimi, make sure the raw seafood you're about to enjoy is safe to eat.
Health Tip: When Your Child Is Overweight

If your child is overweight, encouraging him or her to eat healthy foods and get plenty of exercise can help in the child's quest to lose weight. But don't forget to offer loving support.
Scans Show Brain-Connection Differences in Those With Epilepsy

People with a certain type of epilepsy have widespread, abnormal brain connections that could provide clues for diagnosis and treatment, new research suggests.
Study Sheds Light on How Heart Heals Itself

New insight into the heart's ability to repair itself could help scientists develop ways to improve recovery after a heart attack, a new study of mice suggests.
Sudden Cardiac Arrest May Have Early Warning Signs

A new study counters the commonly held belief that when most middle-aged men suffer cardiac arrest, it typically comes completely out of the blue.
Air Pollution Linked to Dry Eye Syndrome in Study

Residents of American cities with high levels of air pollution are much more likely to develop dry eye syndrome than people who live in cities with cleaner air, a new study shows.
Human Error Usually the Cause of Lack of Oxygen During Childbirth

Human error is the most common cause of infant asphyxiation at birth, according to a new Norwegian study.
Heart Valve Replacement May Be Getting Safer for Seniors

A growing number of American seniors are having heart valve replacements, and their risk of complications and death from the surgery is decreasing, new research finds.
Drinking Milk as Teens Might Not Protect Men's Bones, Study Suggests

Boys who drink more milk during their teenage years might not see any drop in their risk for hip fractures as adults, new research suggests. Just the opposite: Their risk actually might rise.
Kids Worldwide Getting Less Heart Fit, Research Shows

Children across the globe can't run as far or as fast as their parents did at their age, according to new research.
Health Highlights: Nov. 19, 2013

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