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Health Highlights: May 31, 2016
Early Alzheimer's Linked to Brain 'Leakage'
Health Tip: Identifying Varicose Veins
Health Tip: Talk to Your Doctor About Heartburn
Kids' Concussion Rates May Be Higher Than Thought
Many Parents Ill-Informed About Kids' Asthma Meds
Migraines Take Toll on Spouse
Money, Language Barriers Can Affect Kids' Brain Injury Care
Most Americans Aware of Zika Threat, But Gaps in Knowledge Remain
Most Smokers Don't Stick With E-Cigarettes
Ocaliva Approved for Rare Liver Disease
Researchers Uncover Surprises About Celiac Disease
Scans Spot Brain Region That Misfires in Depressed People
Smog Can Make Blood Pressure Soar: Studies
Zika Infections Through Sex More Common Than Thought: WHO
Even Kiddie Pools Pose Danger
Health Tip: Coping With Hip Arthritis
Health Tip: Women, Don't Neglect Your Health
Lifestyle May Be Key to Improving ADHD in Kids
Lupus a Tough Disease to Spot, Treat
New Test Helps Identify Rare Genetic Diseases in Newborns
Sun Protection Comes in Many Forms
Don't Let Bad Food Spoil a Good Barbecue
Health Highlights: May 27, 2016
6 Sun Safety Tips for 'Don't Fry Day'
Asthma Symptoms Can Bloom in Springtime
Exploring Zika's Path Through the Placenta
Fewer Inhaled Steroids May Be OK for Asthmatic Children
Health Tip: Breathe Healthier Air at Home
Health Tip: Using Aspirin Therapy
Is Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Offspring's Schizophrenia Risk?
Make That Memorial Day BBQ Tasty -- and Safe
Music Soothes Nervous Eye Surgery Patients
NIH Experts Cast Doubt on Rat Study Linking Cellphones, Tumors
New Labeling Offers More Protection for Meat Lovers
Pet Pooch May Help Ease PTSD in Veterans
U.S. Officials Confirm Superbug Resistant to All Antibiotics
Health Highlights: May 26, 2016
1.2 Million U.S. College Students Boozing on Average Day
Breast Milk Best From the Breast?
FDA Approves Implant to Battle Opioid Addiction
Fastballs a Fast Track to 'Tommy John Surgery'?
Fewer U.S. Kids Die From Abusive Head Trauma: CDC
Global Recession May Have Contributed to Cancer Deaths
Health Tip: Enjoy a Healthier Mexican Meal
Health Tip: Protect Your Hands While Gardening
Healthy Living May Offset Genetic Breast Cancer Risk
Knee Replacement Patients May Be Able to Hit the Shower Sooner
Message for Heart Failure Patients: Exercise
Probuphine Implant Approved for Opioid Dependence
Some Experts Question Extent of Zika Threat to U.S.
Tough Economy, Alcohol Fuels Suicide Risk in Men: Study
Health Highlights: May 25, 2016
'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade
2 New Findings Offer Hope for Those With Severe Hemophilia
Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study
Common Abnormal Heart Rhythm Linked to Cancer Risk
Doctors Spot New Vision Problems in Babies Struck by Zika
Genetic Insights May Help Kids Battling Developmental Delays
Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely
Health Tip: When a Child Complains of Back Pain
Hepatitis C Patients More Likely to Drink, Study Finds
Kids' Grades May Suffer When Families Move
Pot While Pregnant May Raise Premature Birth Risk: Study
Predeployment Riskiest Time for Military Suicide Attempts
Researchers Find 8 Immune Genes in Aggressive Brain Cancer
Smoking Harms Black Americans' Kidneys, Study Suggests
What Doctors Aren't Telling Obese, Young Adults
Health Highlights: May 24, 2016
After Heart Attack, New Threat: Heart Failure
Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More
Balloon-in-a-Pill May Be New Weight-Loss Tool
Colon Cancer Rising in People Under 50
Drink Spiking a Problem on U.S. Campuses
Health Tip: Have Headaches? Speak to Your Doctor
Health Tip: Help Protect Your Vision
High-Salt Diets May Raise Heart Risks for Kidney Patients
Hormone May Be Linked to Teenage Obesity
More Evidence That Smog a Heart Threat
Most Americans Wouldn't Join a Clinical Trial, Survey Finds
No Welcome Mats for Diabetes, Obesity in 'Walkable' Neighborhoods
Time to Drop the 'No-Eating Rule' Before Colonoscopy?
Weight-Loss Surgery Helps Treat Type 2 Diabetes
What Really Works to Help Baby Sleep
Health Highlights: May 23, 2016
At Least 1 Full-Time Nurse Per School, Pediatric Group Recommends
Blood Pressure Swings Linked to Faster Decline in Mental Skills
Could 'Star Trek'-Like 'Tricorder' for Health Be Near?
Extreme 'Preemies' Often Have Lifelong Challenges
Fertility Info Lacking for Young Women Who Beat Cancer
Health Tip: Caring For Your Teeth During Pregnancy
Health Tip: Losing Your Hair?
Home Remedy For Skin Cancer May Cause Damage, Mask New Growth
Late Dinners Won't Doom Kids to Obesity
Living Near Fast-Food Places Hurts Less-Educated Most
Loss of Y Chromosome in Men Tied to Alzheimer's Risk
Stool Transplant Soothes Tough-to-Treat Colitis in Study
Tai Chi: Rx for Arthritic Knees
Too Many Advanced Cancer Patients Lack Info About Their Disease
Whooping Cough Shot Safe for Pregnant Women
7 Ways to Give Ticks the Slip
Health Highlights: May 21, 2016
Seeing the Sea Soothes Stress
Health Highlights: May 20, 2016
Cases of Pregnant U.S. Women With Zika Triple Under New Counting Method
Concussion Tied to More School Problems Than Other Sports Injuries
Could a Low-Salt Diet Hurt Your Health?
Delayed Treatment for Concussion May Prolong Recovery
Elderly Benefit From Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment
FDA Unveils Makeover of Nutrition Facts Label
Folic Acid for Moms-to-Be Not as Effective as Thought?
Frat Brothers Keep Chugging Despite Anti-Booze Efforts
Growth Spurts Can Throw Off Teen Boys' Strut
Health Tip: Enjoy Screen-Free Fun With Your Preschooler
Health Tip: Reduce Your Risk of a Stress Fracture
Newer Drugs Helping Older People With Eye Disease
Updated Heart Failure Treatment Guidelines Issued
Health Highlights: May 19, 2016
'Precision' Cancer Treatment May Extend Lives
'Sunscreen' Gene May Guard Against Skin Cancer
25 Million Americans Will Struggle With Vision Problems by 2050
A Little Excess Weight May Boost Colon Cancer Survival
Asian-Americans in Better Health Than Other U.S. Adults
Aspirin After Mini-Stroke May Help Prevent Full-Blown Stroke
FDA Approves New Drug to Treat Bladder Cancer
Family Rejection Triples Risk for Suicide Attempts by Transgender People: Study
Fatty Foods During Teen Years May Influence Later Breast Cancer Risk
Health Tip: Going Low-Calorie?
Health Tip: Watch Medication Use During Pregnancy
Melanoma Drug Boosting Survival for Many, Study Shows
Pointy Nose, Snub Nose? These Genes May Decide
Sex, Breast Milk May Have Helped Spread Ebola in Africa
States With More Gun Owners Have More Gun-Related Suicides: Study
Thousands of Public Pools, Hot Tubs Closed for Dirty Water: CDC
U.S. Motorcycle Deaths Up 10 Percent in Last Year
Health Highlights: May 18, 2016
ADHD Can First Appear in Young Adulthood for Some, Study Suggests
Antibacterial Agent May Not Be a Dirty Word After All: Study
Drug Protects Lung Function in Kids With Sickle Cell: Study
Early Palliative Care Seems to Help Caregivers, Too
Experts Rank America's 'Fittest Cities' -- Is Yours One of Them?
Giving Certain Foods Early May Cut Allergy Risk
Health Tip: Boost Your Mood
Health Tip: Practice Rhythmic Breathing
High HIV Rates for Gay Men in Some Southern Cities
Is Monthly Rotation of Medical Residents a Risky Time for Patients?
Many Smokers Have COPD Symptoms, Without Diagnosis
Pain, Epilepsy Drug Lyrica May Increase Birth Defects Risk, Study Suggests
Prior C-Section Raises Risk of Complications With Home Birth
Too Few Americans Take Advantage of Local Parks
Tumor Location Affects Colon Cancer Survival: Study
Why Heavy Drinking Seems to Boost Desire to Smoke More
Health Highlights: May 17, 2016
1 in 3 Female Doctors Faces Sexual Harassment, Survey Finds
As Fitness Levels Rise, Diabetes Risk Drops
Could Spuds Be Bad for Blood Pressure?
Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe: Review
Giving the 'Green Light' to Migraine Relief
HIV Patients Less Likely to Get Treatment for Cancer: Study
Health Tip: Apply Mosquito Repellent Correctly
Health Tip: Massage May Help You Sleep Better
How Much Time Is Left? Doctors, Loved Ones Often Disagree
Joe Montana Scoring Points Against Heart Disease
Keep Busy! Stay Sharp!
Marriage a Buffer Against Drinking Problems?
Middle Schoolers Exposed to Alcohol Ads Every Day: Study
Rural Hospitals Often Safer, Cheaper for Common Surgeries: Study
Scientists Test 'Magic Mushroom' Chemical for Tough-to-Treat Depression
Why Pleasant Mealtimes Could Be Key to Alzheimer's Care
Health Highlights: May 16, 2016
Children's Brains 'Light Up' at Sound of Mom's Voice
Could Inducing Brief, Mild 'Fever' Help Ease Depression?
Devout Women May Enjoy Better Health
Exercise May Cut Risk of 13 Cancers, Study Suggests
Half of Heart Attacks Might Be 'Silent'
Health Tip: Create an Asthma Action Plan
Health Tip: Discuss Acne Products With a Dermatologist
More Bars, More Ambulance Calls
Parents Often Don't Get Rid of Leftover Prescription Opioids
Severe, Untreated Sleep Apnea Linked to Aggressive Melanoma
Sleep Apnea May Raise Risks for Angioplasty Patients
Wearable Monitor Helps Spot 'Masked' High Blood Pressure
When New Moms Work Longer Hours, Breast-Feeding Takes a Back Seat
Young Children With Sleep Apnea May Face Learning Difficulties: Study
COPD Discovery Might Improve Treatment
Out-of-Pocket X-Ray, CT Scan Costs Vary Widely
More Support for Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment for Elderly
Health Highlights: May 13, 2016
5 Warning Signs of Stroke
A Barefoot Run Might Be a Brain Booster
Booze, High Blood Pressure a Dangerous Mix
Facebook's Lure the Same for Young and Old
Health Tip: Cleanse Your Body Naturally
Health Tip: Recognizing Ankle Sprain
Inactive Women May Face Higher Risk for Cervical Cancer
Many COPD Patients Have Trouble Finding Care
Many Fertility Apps, Websites Miss the Mark
More Children Accidently Poisoned by 'Essential Oils'
Out-of-Pocket Costs Rose Moderately Under Obamacare: Report
Stoned Stoners OK With Driving While High
Sugar-Free Gum Can Be Deadly for Dogs
What Works -- And Doesn't -- to Manage Your Tot's Screen Time
Your Ability to 'Smell' the Taste of Foods Can Lessen With Age
Chronic Pain May Trigger Many Cases of Painkiller Addiction: Survey
Could Canine Research Offer Clues to Human Brain Cancer?
Disabling Falls Don't Have to Happen
Don't Blame Kids' Behavior on Full Moon
Even Mild Football Head Hits Can Harm Vision
Gestational Diabetes May Lead to More Body Fat on Babies
Health Tip: Keep Your Head in the Game
Health Tip: Monitoring Your Child's Development
How Your Car Side Window May Be Harming Your Skin, Eyes
Is Ovary Removal Tied to Colon Cancer Risk?
Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar Disorder, Study Finds
Many Breast Cancer Patients Try Alternative Medicine First: Study
Men Miss Out on Bone Loss Screening
Severe Asthma in Childhood Linked to COPD Risk Later
Why Texting While Driving Can Be So Hazardous
Health Highlights: May 11, 2016
Baby's Immune System Might Hint at Autism Risk
Cracking the da Vinci DNA Code
DNA May Affect What Bugs Reside in Your Gut
Depression Strikes, Stays With Many Caregivers of Critically Ill
Do Genes Help Determine Your Education Level?
Do You Know the 'Hidden' Signs of Asthma?
Does Fat-Storing Hormone Cause Obesity?
Health Tip: Don't Multitask Behind the Wheel
Health Tip: Identifying an Ordinary Mole
Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses
Nearly 1 Million More Kids Have Health Coverage After Obamacare
Stroke Hospitalization Down for Many in U.S.
Study: Ex-NFL Players Aren't at Greater Risk for Suicide
Teens Who Eat Lots of Fruit May Lower Their Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Too Much Folic Acid in Pregnancy Tied to Raised Autism Risk in Study
Watch Walking to Gauge Health After Heart Surgery
Zika Symptoms May Vary, So Testing Is Crucial
Health Highlights: May 10, 2016
Can the Anesthetic Ketamine Ease Suicidal Thoughts?
Clues to How Popular Heartburn Drug Might Harm Arteries
FDA to Re-examine What Makes a Food 'Healthy'
Health Tip: Climate Change Affects Health
Health Tip: Laundry Room is No Place for Kids' Play
If 1 in 10 U.S. Smokers Quits, $63 Billion Saved
Kids With Autism Do Well Learning New Words: Study
Malaria Vaccine Shows Promise in Small Study
Meditation May Sharpen Memory
Obesity May Not Take Years Off Your Life: Study
Pot-Linked Fatal Car Crashes Doubled in One State After Legalization
Pumping Iron? Try Longer Breaks Between Sets for Max Muscles
Restrictive Diets May Cause Thyroid Troubles in Young Kids
Study Links Excess Pre-Pregnancy Weight, Smoking to Heavy Kids
Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not
What a Change in DEA's Pot Rules Might Mean for Medical Research
Health Highlights: May 9, 2016
Artificial Sweeteners During Pregnancy May Make for Heavier Infants
Blood Pressure Patterns May Predict Stroke Risk
Child Obesity Rates Drop in Canada
Child's Obesity Tied to Mom's Pregnancy Weight: Study
Could 'Breast Cancer Genes' Play Role in Prostate Cancer, Too?
Cutting Brand-Name Drug Use Could Save U.S. $73 Billion: Study
Depressive Episode May Not Always Follow Mania in Bipolar Disorder
E-Cigarette Poisonings Skyrocket Among Young Kids: Study
Health Tip: Prevent a Chemical Emergency
Health Tip: Sleep Well During Travel
New 'Second Skin' Temporarily Smoothes Wrinkles
Pesticides Linked to Raised Risk of ALS
Swaddling May Increase Chances of SIDS
Targeted Drug-Delivery System May Treat Pregnancy Complications
What You Need to Know About the Zika Virus
With Zika at the Doorstep, U.S. Health Officials Brace for Battle
5 Tips for New Moms
Could Nasal Spray Curtail Nighttime Bathroom Trips?
Penis Reconstructions 'Life-Altering' for Men, Studies Show
Health Highlights: May 6, 2016
Aspirin May Help Protect Against Bile Duct Cancer: Study
Babies Not Natural Mimics
Does a Deep Voice Draw Women?
HIV Decline Falls Short of U.S. 5-Year Goal
Harsh Parenting May Harm a Child's Physical Health
Health Tip: Are E-Cigarettes Safe?
Health Tip: Is Your Child an Emotional Eater?
Heart Failure Risk Seems to Rise in Winter
Is Daily Blood Thinner Needed for Irregular Heartbeat?
Portable Zika Test Shows Promise in Monkeys
Shortages of Lifesaving Drugs Linger in U.S.
Statins Might Protect People With Narrowed Leg Arteries
Walking Fido Is Doggone Good for Your Health
Young LGBT Adults Are Target of FDA Stop-Smoking Campaign
Zika Destroys Fetal Brain Cells, Lab Study Finds
Health Highlights: May 5, 2016
6 Years Later, Obamacare Still Divides America: Poll
Addicts Using Diarrhea Drug Imodium to Get High
Exercise Is Good for You, Even in Polluted Cities: Study
FDA Banning E-Cigarette Sales to Minors
Health Tip: Walking is Good for You
Health Tip: Wishing for Better Balance?
Lung Cancer Surgery Worthwhile for Older Patients
Mini-Camera Mounted on Glasses Helps Blind 'Read'
Poor Vision and Dangerous Falls Plague Many U.S. Seniors
Race May Influence Risk for Irregular Heart Beat
Restoring Blood Flow Beats Exercise for Poor Leg Circulation
Sleep Apnea May Raise Heart Risks in People With Pacemakers
Stay Lean, Live Longer
Study Links Climate Change to Kidney Disease
Weight Loss Surgery May Boost Good Cholesterol in Obese Boys
Widely Used Heart Drug Tied to Dementia Risk
Your Healthy Skin Germs Stay Put, Despite Cleaning
Health Highlights: May 4, 2016
4 Ways You Can Cut Smog in Your Town
Bacteria Experiment May Point Way to Slow Zika's Spread
CPR Help as Near as Your Phone
Ebola May Leave Some Survivors Blind
Emergency Surgery Risky Business in Poor Countries
Health Tip: Recognizing Achilles Tendinitis
Health Tip: Trim Daily Calories
Hepatitis C Now Leading Infectious Disease Killer in U.S.
Many Heart Bypass Patients Don't Take Needed Meds
New Guidelines Recommend Inpatient Rehab After Stroke
No Statins Before Heart Surgery, Study Suggests
Persistent Critical Illness May Keep Patients From Leaving ICU
Robots Stake Their Claim in the Operating Room
Seniors: Pump Iron, Live Longer
Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: Study
Why Humans Have Bigger Brains
Health Highlights: May 3, 2016
Additional Treatments Offer Little Benefit for Pancreatic Cancer: Study
Could Infant Colds, Other Infections Raise Type 1 Diabetes Risk?
Expectant Mom's Flu Shot Protects 2
Fatty Foods, Drowsy Days
For ADHD, Start With Behavior Therapy, Not Drugs: CDC
Got Unused Meds? Here's What to Do
Health Tip: Focus on the Positive
Health Tip: Selecting a Sleep Mask
Managing Allergies, Asthma 101
Medical Errors: A Hidden Killer
Parents and Social Media: Do as I Say, Not as I Do
Preemies' Brains Get Boost From Breast Milk
Radon in the Home May Be Linked to Blood Cancers in Women
Too Many People Still Take Unneeded Antibiotics: Study
Training Program for Those With Autism Often Results in Low-Paying Jobs: Study
Why Labradors Often Get Fat
Health Highlights: May 2, 2016
Could Talk Therapy Ease Chemo-Related Memory Issues?
Desperate for Shut-Eye?
Does TV Influence Which Alcohol Teens Favor?
Even Non-Obese Report Better Mood, Sex Drive After Dieting
Even in Taxis, Kids Belong in Safety Seats
Health Tip: Donating Blood
Health Tip: Planning Makes Healthy Eating Simpler
High School Football Players Suffer More Symptoms After Concussion: Study
More Kids Burned, Hospitalized as Fireworks Sales Rules Ease
Nuplazid Approved for Parkinson's Hallucinations
Obamacare Buyers Could Have Fewer Choices in 2017
Playground-Related Brain Injuries on Rise in U.S.
Study Ties Implanted Defibrillators to Long-Term Complications
Well Water a Suspected Cause of Bladder Cancer in New England