Monthly Health E-News January 2013

January 2013

NCH publishes monthly newsletters covering several health topics that may be of interest to you. Please click on a newsletter below:
Breast Health News

Strong Social Ties May Help Women Survive Cancer

Learning you have breast cancer can be overwhelming. Many women face hard decisions about their care.  Read More

Diabetes Health News

Obesity Epidemic Drives Dramatic Rise in Diabetes
More and more Americans are becoming obese. A wider waist increases their risk for heart disease, stroke, and certain cancers.Read More

For Your Child News

Flame Retardants May Affect Kids' Development
The family's well-worn couch. Grandpa's favorite old chair. Of all the things parents may worry about, these items probably don't make the list.Read More

Heart Care News

Some Signs of Aging Linked to an Unhealthy Heart
The old adage "You should never judge a book by its cover" may not hold up when it comes to your heart. Read More

Men's Health News

Gene Raises Risk for Pancreatitis in Men Who Drink
Genetics can play a role in whether you develop certain diseases. Think heart disease.Read More

Mind & Body News

Americans Need to Learn More about Antibiotics
Do antibiotics cure the common cold? If you answered yes, you've got good company in being wrong.Read More

Women's Health News

Respiratory Symptoms Wax and Wane with Period
You're likely familiar with the changes your body goes through each menstrual cycle. Estrogen levels rise as your body prepares for ovulation. Read More