Tuesday, 6 March 2012
Monday, 5 March 2012
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dick Sandhaus, a healthy and fit 62-year old, says he never gave his Balance a thought until he lost it. A wicked sprained ankle was the result. Now he practices balancing for a few minutes each day and urges his fellow baby boomers to do the same. "Rocking toes to heels and quadriceps stretches are things anybody can do if they have a floor," said Sandhaus, a self-described ex-hippie who dispenses fitness tips on his website, BetterCheaperSlower. "If you put yourself in instability it gives you instant awareness of what balance is about," he explained. ... read more..
Sunday, 4 March 2012
SATURDAY, March 3 (Healthday News) -- A mother's exposure to tobacco smoke during the last three months of Pregnancy may increase the risk that her child will develop the allergic skin condition eczema during infancy, a new study suggests. read more..
Friday, 2 March 2012
FRIDAY, March 2 (Healthday News) -- When making decisions or counseling families on how to manage very premature deliveries, obstetricians are strongly influenced by parents' wishes, especially when the parents want everything done to save their baby's life, a new study finds. read more..
Thursday, 1 March 2012
The lives of almost a million Newborn Babies could be saved every year if simple, cheap and rapid tests for syphilis were offered to Pregnant Women in poorer countries, global health experts said on Thursday. read more..