Healthwatch

  • HealthWatch: Coffee Cure

    HealthWatch: Coffee Cure

    February 27, 2015

    Studies show coffee intake has been linked to a reduced risk of several diseases including Parkinson's and Alzheimer's. Now two new studies find drinking coffee may also protect against Multiple Sclerosis.

    HealthWatch: Migraine Pain

    HealthWatch: Migraine Pain

    February 26, 2015

    Research says indoor cycling can help with pain associated with migraine pain but doctors caution, for some people exercise can trigger the pain.

    HealthWatch: Food Addiction

    HealthWatch: Food Addiction

    February 26, 2015

    A new study shows that certain foods may be as addictive as drugs or alcohol.

    HealthWatch: Hope Lodge

    HealthWatch: Hope Lodge

    February 25, 2015

    The American Cancer Society provides a place with all the comforts of home for those needing to travel for cancer treatment.

    Healthwatch: Risks of Too Much Sleep

    Healthwatch: Risks of Too Much Sleep

    February 25, 2015

    New research links above average and below average sleep to an increased risk of stroke. Researchers are trying to figure out why.

    HealthWatch: Down the Grocery Aisle

    HealthWatch: Down the Grocery Aisle

    February 25, 2015

    A recent survey finds that eating a heart-healthy diet is on the minds of many Americans, but making the right food choices can be a challenge. A registered dietician takes a walk down the grocery aisle to show how some small choices can go a long ways.

    HealthWatch: Heart Attack Symptoms

    HealthWatch: Heart Attack Symptoms

    February 24, 2015

    Younger woman are more likely to ignore heart attacks symptoms and underestimate their risk for an attack.

    HealthWatch: Breakfast Basics

    HealthWatch: Breakfast Basics

    February 24, 2015

    It is often called the most important meal of the day, but there is a right way, and a wrong way, to eat breakfast.

    HealthWatch: Hands-Only CPR

    HealthWatch: Hands-Only CPR

    February 23, 2015

    More than a thousand times a day someone suffers sudden cardiac arrest outside of a hospital in this country, and most of the bystanders who witness it say they feel powerless to help. Unfortunately, that ends up costing nearly 400,000 people their lives each year.

    HealthWatch: Heart Health

    HealthWatch: Heart Health

    February 23, 2015

    February is heart month and we've got some tips for keeping your heart in good condition and avoid a heart attack.