University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: A Balloon to Treat Glue Ear, a Common Childhood Problem

4 hours 24 min ago
A simple do-it-yourself home treatment – which involves inflating a balloon by blowing out through the nose – may help clear fluid buildup in the ears without drugs or surgery.









Well: Changing Our Perceptions of Beauty

6 hours 8 min ago
Rick Guidotti, a fashion photographer, once defined beauty by supermodels, hairstylists and magazine covers, but a chance encounter at a Manhattan bus stop changed his perspective.









Well: Blood Pressure Fluctuations May Signal Risk

7 hours 4 min ago
Variability in blood pressure from one visit to another is associated with a higher risk for cardiovascular disease and mortality, according to a large prospective study.









Well: A Way to Get Fit and Also Have Fun

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:43am
Researchers in Denmark recently developed a new approach to intense interval training that could appeal even to those of us who, until now, have been disinclined to push ourselves during exercise.









Well: Girls Are Born With Weaker Backbones Than Boys

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 7:43am
Girls tend to be born with smaller and weaker backbones than boys, a new study has found.









Well: When Cancer Triggers (or Hides) an Eating Disorder

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 8:15am
Treatment can pose a daunting challenge for young women with body-image issues, and reawaken a previous problem.









Well: ‘Fat’ Cartoon Characters May Make Children Eat More

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 2:45am
“Fat” cartoon characters may lead children to eat more junk food, new research suggests, but there are ways to counter this effect.









Personal Health: Snoring Children May Suffer From Sleep Apnea

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:41am
Most often diagnosed in adults and associated with obesity, the condition can have severe consequences for young children.