FRIDAY, Nov. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Being the boss at work seems to raise the odds for symptoms of depression among women, but not men, a new study finds.
“Women with job authority — the ability to hire, fire, and influence pay — have significantly more symptoms of depression than women without this [...]
By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) — People with type 1 diabetes faced a much higher risk of dying over the course of a 14-year study than people without the disease, Swedish researchers report.
The good news was that the closer someone with type 1 diabetes got to their blood sugar [...]
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Exercising at home can reduce feelings of hopelessness in people with coronary heart disease, but in-hospital workouts don’t provide the same benefit, according to a new study.
Hopelessness in heart patients increases the risk of worsening heart disease and death, possibly because those feelings may keep folks from [...]
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter
MONDAY, Nov. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Many teens are abused online by the people they’re dating, a new study suggests.
This abuse can include being monitored, stalked, threatened and harassed through hurtful comments, the researchers said.
The findings were based on surveys of teens who visited northern California school health clinics, and don’t [...]
By Tara HaelleHealthDay Reporter
MONDAY, Nov. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Half of children who experience a severe abusive head trauma before the age of 5 will die before they turn 21, according to a new study.
In addition, among those who survive severe injuries, quality of life will be cut in half, the study found.
Abusive head [...]
By Maureen SalamonHealthDay Reporter
SATURDAY, Nov. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Talking bystanders through CPR methods for a cardiac emergency during a 911 call can significantly boost survival rates, a new study suggests.
State researchers in Arizona examined the aggressive use of so-called pre-arrival telephone CPR guidelines — step-by-step dispatcher instructions on administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation before [...]
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter
SATURDAY, Nov. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Cardiac arrest is most often fatal, but research is conflicting on whether women have better survival odds than men.
In two studies scheduled to be presented Saturday at the American Heart Association’s annual meeting in Chicago, researchers reached differing conclusions.
One French study, of more than 400,000 [...]
FRIDAY, Nov. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Many people suffered long-term ear and hearing problems after the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15, 2013, a new study finds.
The study included nearly 100 people who were treated for ear/hearing injuries after the two bomb blasts. All of them reported hearing loss or ringing in the ears [...]
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) — American soldiers hospitalized with mental health disorders have a significantly increased risk of suicide in the year after they leave the hospital, a new study finds.
The researchers also identified a number of common factors among the 5 percent of soldiers with the highest risk of suicide.
The suicide rate [...]