Health Highlights: Oct. 31, 2015

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Medicare to Cover End-of-Life Counseling for Older Americans
Medicare, the federally run insurance program for Americans 65 and older, said…
Source: Topamax

Helping Your Diabetic Child Have a Safe Halloween

FRIDAY, Oct. 30, 2015 — Kids with diabetes don’t have to miss out on Halloween fun. There are a number of ways parents can help them celebrate and stick with their treatment, an expert says.
One approach is to trade the candy kids collect while…
Source: Topamax

It's Back to Standard Time This Weekend

FRIDAY, Oct. 30 — When the clocks slide back an hour this Sunday, some people may have trouble adjusting to the change.
Those most likely to struggle with the switch to standard time are so-called morning types, who tend to wake early in the…
Source: Topamax

'Green' Office May Boost Brainpower

FRIDAY, Oct. 30, 2015 — Workers in “green” offices may think better, a new study suggests.
Offices with enhanced ventilation and low levels of chemical air pollutants were linked to better employee performance, researchers found.
“These results…
Source: Topamax