Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Diet and Healthy Eating Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Diet and Healthy Eating from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Mass Killings, School Shootings in U.S. May Be 'Contagious' These events appear to inspire similar tragedies afterward, study suggests Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Many Americans Trying to Cut Their Salt Intake: CDC Overall, half of adults surveyed recently said they were trying to avoid sodium Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Orkambi Approved for Cystic Fibrosis When disease caused by mutated gene from each parent Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:46:00 -0400 Summer Danger: BBQ Grill Brush Wires Causing Big Health Woes If ingested, stray wire bristles can pierce throat, intestines, public health experts warn. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Pack Food and Water for Camping Suggestions for safe storage Thu, 2 Jul 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug Two-thirds who took Saxenda lost 5 percent of body weight, study shows Wed, 1 Jul 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Unapproved Ear Drops Targeted by FDA These prescription meds have been available for years, but safety, quality are concerns Wed, 1 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Are Too Many Young Americans Getting Antipsychotics for ADHD? Study shows rise in prescriptions for the powerful medications, even though they're not OK'd for this use Wed, 1 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Weight-Loss Surgery May Beat Diet, Exercise as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment After procedure, many patients no longer need medications, researchers find Wed, 1 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control Heavy adolescent girls at greater risk for unintended pregnancy, study shows Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Surging Food Supply Linked to Global Obesity Epidemic Boost in available calories comes largely from ultra-processed, inexpensive foods, expert says Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Endurance Athletes Should Only Drink When Thirsty, Experts Say Consuming excess fluids can lead to dangerous drop in sodium levels Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Get Enough Vitamin D For stronger bones Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400 'Novice Driver' Car Decals Don't Cut Crash Rates: Study Researchers suspect other restrictions for those with learner permits help to reduce accidents Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:00:00 -0400 Fish-Related Food Poisoning in Florida Under-Reported Survey finds many more fishermen sick after eating barracuda, grouper than previously thought Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:00:00 -0400