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Health Highlights: July 26, 2016
'Heat Dome' Not Budging Until Week's End
2 in 10 Alzheimer's Cases May Be Misdiagnosed
Are Stroke Centers Life Savers?
Does Dementia Diagnosis Have Silver Lining for Some?
FDA Bolsters Warnings About Class of Antibiotics
Flu Shot Tied to Fewer Hospitalizations, Deaths in Type 2 Diabetes Patients
Health Tip: Hormones Can Affect Women's Dental Health
Health Tip: Soothe Baby's Cradle Cap
Put Birth Control in Place Right After Childbirth
Roll Up Your Sleeves: Red Cross Says Blood Need 'Urgent'
Some Brain Cancer Patients Have Radiation Options: Study
Teasing Out Where the Tokers Live
U.S. Panel Says Evidence 'Insufficient' to Recommend Skin Cancer Screenings


Health Highlights: July 25, 2016
'Heat Dome' Contines to Scorch Much of U.S.
'Managing' Elderly Patients Without Powerful Antipsychotics
1 in 10 Alzheimer's Patients at Risk for Avoidable Hospital Stays
1.6 Million Child-Bearing Women in Latin America Could Get Zika: Study
2 of 3 Americans OK With Doctors Discussing Gun Safety
Bipolar Diagnosis May Take Up to 6 Years
CDC Updates Zika Guidelines for Pregnant Women
Delirium Common in Cancer Patients Seen in ER
Edible Pot Sends Toddlers to Colorado ERs
Even a Little Exercise May Help Younger Women's Hearts
Health Tip: Is Arthritis Affecting Your Hip?
Health Tip: Taming Your Toddler's Aggression
Induced Labor Won't Raise Autism Risk in Kids, Research Suggests
Is Binge-Watching Hazardous to Your Health?
Little Threat of Zika Spread From Rio Olympics: Study
Med Students View Ex-Patients' E-Records to Track Progress
Painkillers for Teen Athletes Won't Spur Addiction: Study


Behavior Changes May Be First Signs of Alzheimer's
People-Oriented Jobs May Help Lower Alzheimer's Risk
Women May Be More Resilient to Effects of Alzheimer's Genes


How to Keep Bug Bites at Bay


Health Highlights: July 22, 2016
'Heat Dome' Heats Up United States
'Walking Meetings' May Boost Employee Health, Productivity
Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Detected in Sewage Spill
Could New 'Talk Therapy' Cut Cost of Treating Depression?
Don't Let Your Campfire Become a Wildfire
FDA Renews Call to Reduce Salt in Processed Foods
Face-Saving Devices: Seat Belts and Air Bags
Florida Investigates 2nd Possible Local Transmission of Zika Virus
Health Tip: Get Fit While Watching TV
Health Tip: Help Your Underweight Child Gain Safely
Menopause: Not All Hot Flashes Are Created Equal
Pain Raises Risk of Opioid Addiction
Smoke Less, Drink Less?
Some Pregnant Women Still Travel to Zika-Affected Areas


Health Highlights: July 21, 2016
1 in 10 Americans Has Experienced Ringing in the Ears
3 in 4 Youngsters Exposed to Laundry Pod Detergent Suffer Poisoning
Cancer Experts Criticize Report on Rising Prostate Cancer Numbers
Chickens Make Malaria Mosquitoes Fly the Coop
Coming to a Brew Near You: Calorie Counts, Carbs Info
Did Your Gut Bacteria Evolve Over Millions of Years?
Health Tip: Considering a Sleep Study?
Health Tip: Easing Bunions
Helping a Child Manage a Chronic Illness
Living Past 90 Doesn't Doom You to Disease, Disability
Mouse Study Offers Hope for Vaccine Against Chlamydia
Noisy Homes Can Slow a Toddler's Vocabulary
Omega-3s in Fish Tied to Better Colon Cancer Outcomes
Scans Not Worthwhile for Most Thyroid Cancers: Study
Women Smokers at Higher Risk for Brain Bleed


Health Highlights: July 20, 2016
Alzheimer's May Hamper Ability to Perceive Pain
Brisk Walking May Help Ward Off Diabetes
Even Your Heart May Benefit From Extra Education
Florida Investigates Possible Local Transmission of Zika Virus
Health Tip: Kids Should Wear Life Jackets
Health Tip: The Basics of Food Safety
Is Surgery Always Needed for Meniscal Tears of the Knee?
Meningitis B Vaccine Falls Short of Expectations
Much-Maligned Pigeon May Be a Lead Detective
New Drug May Treat Rare Obesity Disorder Causing Constant Hunger
New Treatments Helping Kids With Juvenile Arthritis
Opioid Abusers Missing Out on Addiction-Fighting Drug
Opioids by Injection May Drive HIV Outbreaks
Sleep Disorders 6 Times Higher Among Veterans
Study: VA Hospitals Compare Favorably to Non-VA Centers
Why Kicking the Opioid Habit Can Be So Tough


Health Highlights: July 19, 2016
Cancer Experts Endorse CDC's HPV Vaccine Guidelines
Cartilage Grown in Lab Might One Day Help Younger Arthritis Sufferers
Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts
Even High-Fat Mediterranean Diet Good for You: Review
Health Tip: Don't Ignore Acne
Health Tip: Help Prevent Falls
Healthy Fats Can Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Study
Hormone Therapy Won't Help Memory After Menopause
IVF Won't Raise Risk for Breast Cancer
Implant Proves Effective at Combating Opioid Dependence
Mixed Progress in Worldwide Fight Against HIV/AIDS
New Clues to Zika's Threat to Fetus, and How to Stop It
Number of Advanced Prostate Cancer Cases Soars: U.S. Study
Radiologists Don't Face Higher Risk of Radiation-Related Death: Study
U.S. Teen Diabetes Rate Exceeds Prior Estimates
Which Diabetes Drug Is Best?


Health Highlights: July 18, 2016
'Cool' Factor Often Spurs Teens to Try E-Cigarettes
3 Health Issues That Can Threaten Young Female Athletes
Can Comedy Kill?
College Linemen Larger Than Ever, Study Finds
Concussion Study Shows Player-to-Player Hits Most Damaging
Does Living Near a Fracking Site Make Asthma Worse?
Get Outside, Get Moving to Prevent 'Gamer's Thumb'
Health Tip: Pack Your Pantry With Heart-Healthy Staples
Health Tip: Protect Against Athlete's Foot
Latest Zika Puzzle: How U.S. Patient Infected Caregiver
Limit Kids' Exposure to Media Violence, Pediatricians Say
Monthly Vaginal Ring May Help Protect Against HIV
Neti Pot Beats Steam for Sinus Congestion Relief
Obese Teens Take Weight-Loss Surgery in Stride
Poverty Takes Bigger Toll on a Man's Health If He's Black: Study
Wide Variation Seen in 'Dense' Breast Diagnoses


Some Tree Trimming Best Left to the Pros


Don't Let Painful Blisters Spoil Your Summer Fun


Health Highlights: July 15, 2016
1st Case of Female-to-Male Sexual Transmission of Zika Reported
9 Out of 10 Strokes Could Be Prevented, Study Finds
Anesthesia Safe for Kids, Doctors' Group Says
Cancer Patients, Doctors Often Disagree About Prognosis
Cornea Transplants Riskier for Women When They Come From Men?
Do ADHD Medicines Boost Substance Abuse Risk?
Doctors Should Bone Up on CT Scan Cancer Risks
Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Health Tip: Be Smart During a Power Outage
Health Tip: Watch Children Near Pool Drains
Heavy Moms Likelier to Pile Food on Kids' Plates: Study
Making Sense of Senseless Violence
Obamacare Paying Off With Improved Health Care: Report
Play 'Pokemon Go' Without Landing in the ER


Health Highlights: July 14, 2016
1 in 5 Americans Uses a Tobacco Product
CDC Warns of Dangers of Plastic Surgery in Dominican Republic
Early Bedtime for Preschoolers, Healthier Weight Later?
Health Before a Stroke Is Big Predictor of Second Attack
Health Tip: Keep Spinach Fresher
Health Tip: When Potty Training Doesn't Go Well
Is Swimming Safe in Areas With the Freshwater 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba?
Latin America Zika Outbreak Should 'Burn Out' Within 3 Years, Scientists Say
Normal Weight May Not Protect Against Diabetes
Research Sees Potential to Make Bone, Muscle From Human Stem Cells
Road Rage Rampant in America
Synthetic Pot Overdoses on the Rise in U.S.
Too Much Red Meat Might Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests
U.S. Cases of Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Rise Fourfold in One Year
Weight Loss Might Reduce Cancer Risk: Study


Health Highlights: July 13, 2016
'Liquid Biopsy' May Show Whether Cancer Drugs Are Working
4 in 10 Americans Think Work Affects Their Health: Poll
Alzheimer's Gene May Show Effects in Childhood
Apartment Dwellers More Likely to Smoke: CDC
Can Trauma Trigger Violent Crime in Mentally Ill?
Cash Rewards Won't Change Outcomes for HIV-Infected Drug Addicts: Study
Dodge the Jet Lag, Enjoy Your Trip
Epilepsy May Triple ADHD Risk, Danish Study Finds
Health Tip: Go Easy on the Condiments
Health Tip: Manage Emotional Stress
How to Spot the Warning Signs of Heat Stroke
Newly Released Inmates Account for 1 in 10 Fatal ODs
Obesity More Deadly for Men Than Women: Study
Rising Blood Sugar Hitting More Obese Adults
Routine Eye Exams See Vision Problems You Miss


Health Highlights: July 12, 2016
Cancer Drug Shows Early Promise for Parkinson's Disease
Dietary Mineral Could Be One Key to Blood Pressure Control
Do More to Fight HIV in Africa: Study
Drink Water, Stay Slimmer?
Genes Tied to Red Hair, Pale Skin Greatly Raise Melanoma Risk?
Health Tip: Logging What You Eat
Health Tip: Measure Your Waist Circumference
How Safe Is Condomless Sex When Partner With HIV Takes Meds?
If 1st Baby's Early, 2nd Will Be Too: Study
More Older Americans Cared for at Home
Nerve Zap Eased Rheumatoid Arthritis in Small Study
Pedal Away From Type 2 Diabetes
Watch Where Pokemon Go Leads You
Xiidra Eyedrops Approved to Treat Dry Eye


Health Highlights: July 11, 2016
2nd U.S. Case of Bacteria Resistant to Last-Resort Antibiotic
Acne Treatment Differin Gel Approved for OTC Use
Allergies Less Common in Kids Who Suck Thumb, Bite Nails
Are Blood Transfusions From Younger or Female Donors Riskier?
Are E-Cigs Slowing Teen Anti-Smoking Push?
Common Surgeries Raise Risk for Opioid Dependence: Study
Global Team Taps Into DNA Behind Type 2 Diabetes
Health Tip: Caring for Foot Ulcers
Health Tip: Cooking Frozen Food
Heart Failure After Heart Attack Tied to Cancer Risk in Study
Insurance Mandates Boost U.S. Autism Diagnoses
Many Adults Use Antibiotics Without Consulting Doctor, Survey Finds
Mouse Study Hints at Hope Against Blindness
Study Links Severe Head Injury to Parkinson's Risk
Study Suggests Type 2 Diabetes-Cancer Link
Ultrasound Device Approved to Treat Essential Tremor
Why Being Cold Might Foster a Cold


Concussion Rates Have Doubled Among U.S. Kids


Headed to the Pool? Protect Yourself From the Poop


Health Highlights: July 8, 2016
1st HPV Test for Use With Preservative Fluid
3-D Printed Model Helps Delicate Kidney Surgery
Are High School Athletes at Risk From Artificial Turf?
Beware Whole Body Cryotherapy Claims, FDA Warns
Could Statins Help Fight Cancer?
Don't Let Burns Spoil Your Summer Fun
FDA OKs Non-Prescription Use of Acne Drug
Health Tip: Balancing Exercise and Nutrition
Health Tip: Keep Lead From Your Home
London's Great Smog of 1952 Linked to Asthma Surge
Obese Preschoolers More Likely to Be Hospitalized
Water Therapy May Ease Labs' Lameness
Why Breast Cancer Survivors Should Exercise


Health Highlights: July 7, 2016
Depression Strikes Nearly 3 Million U.S. Teens a Year
Dinosaurs Got Tumors, Too
HPV-Linked Cancers Still Climbing in U.S.
Health Tip: Getting Rid of Mold and Mildew
Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Sandbox
Innovative Trials Produce Promising Breast Cancer Drugs
New Drug Eases Huntington's Disease Symptoms: Study
Repaired ACL More Likely to Tear Again in Young Women
Researchers Get Closer to Test Predicting Colon Cancer's Return
Second, Unrelated Cancers Strike 1 in 12 Cancer Patients
Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Under-Reported
Stigma Prolongs Global HIV Epidemic Among Gays
U.S. Teens Less Sweet on Soft Drinks


Health Highlights: July 6, 2016
4 in 10 Popular Sunscreens Don't Meet Sun Safety Standards: Study
Can an Antibiotic Help You? Quick Test Might Someday Tell
Does Medical Marijuana Reduce Need for Other Meds?
Don't Blame the Media for Teen Sex, Study Says
ER Death Rate in U.S. Drops by Nearly Half
Exercise May Help Ease Adult ADHD Symptoms
Extra Weight Probably Doesn't Keep You Warm
Gene Test Might One Day Gauge Alzheimer's Risk in Younger Adults
Health Tip: Coping With Knee Arthritis
Health Tip: Self-Manage Chronic Illness
Heat Waves Pose Big Health Threats
How to Stay Safe When the Power Goes Out
Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer Might Consider Gene Test
U.S. Army, French Drugmaker to Join Forces on Zika Vaccine
U.S. Car Crash Deaths Down, But Still Surpass Other Nations


Health Highlights: July 5, 2016
Doctor-Assisted Deaths Didn't Soar After Legalization
FDA Approves First Fully Dissolvable Stent
Health Tip: Packing for a Picnic
Health Tip: Recognizing Risk Factors for Plantar Fasciitis
Is U.S. Government Subsidizing Fattening Foods?
Junk Food Ads Sway Kids' Preferences
Many Men Ignore Testicular Cancer Symptoms for Months
Mixing Pot and Tobacco Increases Dependence Risk: Study
Modern Lifestyle Primary Culprit for Obesity Epidemic: Study
Now Pasta Is Good for Your Diet?
Pregnancy Flu Shot Protects Newborn for 8 Weeks: Study
Savvy Marketing Gets School Kids to Snap Up Veggies
Study Cites the Fats That Could Shorten Your Life
Toys Remain Viral Playground for 24 Hours


Beware Broken Glow Sticks
Food Safety Should Come 1st on the 4th
Health Tip: Evaluating Your Chances for Gum Disease
Health Tip: Exercise for Better Sleep
Regular Doctor Visits Can Help Spot Colon Cancer
Study Hints at HPV Vaccine's Cancer Prevention Promise


1 in 3 Hospitals in Developing World Lack Running Water


Heat Waves Are Health Threats


Health Highlights: July 1, 2016
2009 Swine Flu Originated in Mexico
Anthrax Vaccine Shows Promise in Monkey Trial
Could 'Zaps' to the Brain Help Fight Glaucoma?
Family Key to Helping Teens Avoid Obesity
Health Tip: Sleep Soundly Away From Home
Health Tip: Why Wisdom Teeth Are Frequently Pulled
How Pregnancy Can Trip You Up
Many Smartphone 'Fertility Apps' May Not Work
U.S. Cancer Survivors Living Longer
When Cooking Outside, Don't Let Food Safety Slide
Who's Most Likely to Seek Infertility Help
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