Dee Armstrong

Autism and Sleep Problems

In Your Health Minute, Children with autism are more likely to have sleep problems. That's according to a new study form Children's Hospital of Colorado. Researchers looked at…

More Women Surviving Breast Cancer

In Your Health Minute, Finally some good news in the fight against breast cancer. The latest U-S estimates show that more than half a million deaths from the disease…

Do You Use a Fitness Tracker

Your Health Minute, A separate study suggests there are benefits of using fitness trackers in hospitals. Researchers from Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles used Fitbits to monitor patients activity after…

Trying to Prevent a Hangover

In Your Health Minute, An answer to the age old question. Does drinking beer before drinking wine preventĀ  hangovers? Scientists…

Try to Sit Less

In Your Health Minute, Any type or amount or exercise can help you live longer. Researchers from Columbia University tracked the physical activity of 8 thousand adults. They found…

Sleep and Heart Disease

In Your Health Minute, A new study reveals the importance of a good night's sleep. Researchers used image techniques to look at the blood vessels of nearly 4 thousand middle aged…

Are Food Makers Targeting Minorities

In Your Health Minute, A new report finds food companies are targeting Hispanic and black children with ads for unhealthy products. According to researchers, food companies…

Parents not Aware of Teens' Thoughts of Suicide

In Your Health Minute, Many parents do not realize teens think about suicide and death. Researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia interviewed over 5 thousand adolescents and their…

Life as a Gay Father

In Your Health Minute, New research from Tufts University reveals most gay fathers and their children still experience social stigma. Nearly two thirds of men…