What do hospitals charge to remove an appendix? The startling answer is that it could be the same as the price of a refrigerator — or a house. A new study found huge disparities in patients’ bills ranging from — $1,500 to $180,000, with an average of $33,000.
As temperatures continue to climb and summer approaches hundreds of thousands of North Texans will undoubtedly enjoy a treat that can take you from sheer delight to extreme discomfort. Of course I’m talking about the temporary, excruciating pain of brain freeze! Now a new study claims to have finally unlocked clues as to what causes the chilly sensation.
If you take the advice of a new study, it might be a good idea to get your blood pressure checked in both arms.
Researchers say there’s a new way to tell if infants are likely to become obese later on: Check to see if they’ve passed two key milestones on doctors’ growth charts by age 2.
Many may say nails dragging down a chalkboard or an alarm clock breaking the solace of sleep are the most irritating sounds imaginable. A new study, however, suggests something else: Whining.
What makes you feel like giving more or giving less?
Whose the better driver? Men? or Women?
Local fitness expert, Larry North, talks to Phyllis Smith about the new obesity study that ranks Texas as the 13th fattest State in the country.