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Migraines In Middle Age Linked To Parkinson’s Disease

Posted On September 18, 2014

(Undated) -- A new study finds links between migraines and Parkinson's disease. Researchers with the National Institutes of Health found that middle-aged people who suffer from migraines preceded by a visual aura are twice as likely to develop Parkinson's or other movement disorders later in life. Researchers studied more than five-thousand people, between the ages…

CDC Confirms Enterovirus In New York City

Posted On September 17, 2014

(New York, NY) -- There is at least one confirmed case of the Enterovirus-D68 in New York City, according to the Centers for Disease Control. So far, there have been 12 confirmed cases of the virus in New York State, and several potential cases in Westchester County. The CDC has also confirmed at least one…

International Child Mortality Rates On The Decline

Posted On September 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Child mortality rates are declining. A report by the United Nations says international child mortality rates have decreased by half since 1990. Last year, six-point-three-million babies died within their first five years. The mortality rate among newborns remains high at nearly three million deaths.

Chiropractic Care Combined With Exercises Will Help With Back-Related Leg Pain

Posted On September 17, 2014

(Undated) -- A new study shows a combination of chiropractic care and home exercises will help people suffering from back-related leg pain. Doctor Andrew Bang with the Cleveland Clinic says exercises will help, but chiropractic care is also important.   Researchers at the University of Minnesota says people who received chiropractic care and did exercises…

Parents Worried About Viruses Spreading At School

Posted On September 17, 2014

(Undated) -- With the "Enterovirus" spreading, parents are worried about their children catching the virus at school. Doctor Emma Raizman at Cleveland Clinic Children's says keeping things clean can help decrease the risk of your child catching the virus.   Researchers at the C-D-C call washing your hands a do-it-yourself vaccine for viruses. Doctor Raizman…