Do Heart Surgery Patients Get Too Many Blood Tests?

New research raises concerns about the risk of anemia and blood transfusions


Doctors Often Yield to Parents' Requests to Delay Kids' Vaccines

But most believe it puts children at risk, study finds


Health Highlights: March 2, 2015
  • Antipsychotics Overprescribed to Seniors With Dementia: Report

  • Nearly 1 Billion Teens, Young Adults at Risk for Hearing Loss: WHO


Health Tip: Common Triggers for Dandruff

Including dry skin


Health Tip: Recovering From a Run

Drink fluids and eat a snack


Heart Valve Repair Surgery May Ease Mental Health Symptoms, Too

Researchers find procedure leads to reduced depression and anxiety


Nerve Treatment Via Nose Shows Promise Against Migraines

Therapy reduced pain level by about one-third for up to a month, study found


Ultrasound Treatment May Be Option for Plantar Fasciitis

Most patients found relief from foot pain in short study, but longer trials are needed, experts say