Injury Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
4/23/2002
Booze Throws Blood Pressure for a Loop

Even minor injury impairs ability to maintain normal pressure

4/10/2002
Enzyme May Clear Path for Nerve Growth in Injured Spine

Study in rats points to potential human therapy

3/7/2002
3/4/2002
Don't Monkey Around at a Playground

Some stats on monkey bar injuries

2/15/2002
Dangers of Drinking Stretch Into Sobriety

After treatment, alcoholics more injury prone than drug users

2/8/2002
War's Lingering Wounds

Post-combat syndrome afflicts veterans of many wars, study says

11/26/2001
Safe at Home

The perceived risk of outside activities

10/27/2001
Halloween Hazards Can Spook Parents

The trick is to provide close supervision of your kids, say experts

10/20/2001
Suffering for Their Art

Young dancers and musicians can fall victim to certain injuries

9/25/2001
Identifying Shock

What to do for an injured person

9/24/2001
Manly Men Heal Faster

Theory says testosterone boosts immune system

8/25/2001
Open Window Can Be a Door to Disaster

Window guards help keep kids safe from falls

8/6/2001
Nailed

Man survives nail gun shot to the head

7/19/2001
The High Toll of Brain Injuries

2 million Americans suffer such trauma each year, with car wrecks the leading cause

5/31/2001
Injuries: A Mascot's Pet Peeve

A mascot's life isn't all fun and games