New Resolve for New Year’s Resolutions

FRIDAY, Dec. 29, 2017 (HealthDay News) — What would New Year’s be without resolutions? But the way you approach change can make the difference between reaching successful milestones and abandoning your resolutions faster than you can say Valentine’s Day chocolates. It helps to do some advance planning. First, decide on the goals you’d like to…

How to Survive a New Year’s Hangover

FRIDAY, Dec. 29, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Excess drinking on New Year’s Eve can lead to a painful morning after, with no sure-fire cure available. But helpful strategies for treating a hangover do exist. Hangover symptoms — headache, nausea and dizziness — occur when the body withdraws from alcohol and a chemical called acetaldehyde is…

Understanding Risks for Prostate Cancer Treatments

Hormone-suppressing regimen may raise odds for heart failure, but it brings benefits, too, researchers say (HealthDay News) — Because testosterone can help prostate tumors grow, men with prostate cancer are often given hormone-suppressing treatment. But new research suggests that delivering the treatment in prostate cancer’s early stages may, in turn, hike a man’s odds for…