The Dee Armstrong Show

Hookah at Home

In Your Health Minute, Some kids are smoking a hookah at home instead of going to a hookah bar. Hookah is a tobacco water pipe. Some doctors…

Lower Cost Bike Helmets Often the Best

In Your Health Minute,     Some bike helmets are more protective than others and cost isn't always a good clue to which ones might be best. Researchers at…

Warning to Parents of Infants

In Your Health Minute, A warning for parents about giving infants non dairy drinks. A new French study finds replacing formulas or breast milk with soy, rice or…

Getting Kids to Eat Less Salt

  In Your Health Minute, A web based program could help children learn to use less salt. Researchers in Australia tracked 100 kids who completed five weeks of online lessons with animated activities and videos. The children had a better…

Exercise Prescribed for Cancer Survivor

  In Your Health Minute, Exercise may lower the risk of death among adult survivors of childhood cancer. Researchers tracked over 15-thousand adults diagnosed with cancer before…

Eat Well to Fight Breast Cancer

In Your Health Minute, A low fat diet could improve the odds of survival for women with breast cancer. That's according to a new study from…

Depression can Affect Your Memory

  In Your Health Minute, Depression may be connected to memory problems in older adults. A University of Miami study assessed more than one thousand healthy seniors over a…

Diabetics Should Eat Fewer Carbs

  In Your Health Minute, Another new study reveals type one diabetes patients may benefit from a very low carb diet. Researchers with Boston Children's Hospital surveyed nearly…