medicine

Horses Can Know How You’re Feeling, Study Suggests

[ad_1] Latest news on mental health WEDNESDAY, Feb. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) – It might not come as a surprise to people who know and love horses, but animals seem to be able to identify emotions on human faces. New research suggests that horses can distinguish between positive and negative …

Read More »

Signs that a loved one may have dementia

[ad_1] (HealthDay News) – Dementia is a brain condition that describes a set of symptoms that can include difficulty remembering, communicating, understanding, and learning. The American Academy of Family Physicians states that a person with dementia can exhibit these behaviors: Important forgetfulness, including repeating a question several times without realizing …

Read More »

White House seeks $ 1.8 billion to fight Zika virus

[ad_1] Latest news on infectious diseases By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay reporter MONDAY, February 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) – The Obama administration is seeking $ 1.8 billion in emergency funds from Congress to combat the threat of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the White House said Monday. The funding will help expand mosquito …

Read More »

Fitness is a factor in snow shoveling injuries

[ad_1] Latest news on exercise and fitness THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11 (HealthDay News) – Be careful coming out of the historic snowstorms of 2010: You can suffer serious injuries from film coating if you don’t take proper precautions. “If you are not exercising regularly or are in poor physical shape, your …

Read More »