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Health Highlights: April 16, 2014
Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study
Bleeding Irregularities Common in Menopause, Study Finds
Cancer 'Vaccine' for Advanced Disease Passes Early Hurdle
Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories
Experimental Measles Drug Shows Promise in Animal Trials
Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for Patients
Health Tip: Preventing Stairway Falls
Health Tip: Use a Safe Stroller
Key Brain 'Networks' May Differ in Autism, Study Suggests
Yoga Big on West Coast, Chiropractors Popular in Midwest
Your 'Healthy' Bacteria Are as Individual as You Are


Health Highlights: April 15, 2014
Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return
Brain Scans Might Spot Potential for Recovery From Coma
Certain Thyroid-Related Diseases May Vary by Race
Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report
Easter Lilies Toxic for Cats, FDA Warns
FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug
Family Dog Can Help Kids With Autism
Health Tip: Minimizing Seasonal Allergy Symptoms
Health Tip: Practice Biking Safety
Mother's Pregnancy Weight Gain May Influence Child's Obesity Risk
Nonwhites Exposed to More Air Pollution: Study
Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds
Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health
Study Links Casual Marijuana Use to Changes in Brain
Tanzeum Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Too Little Vitamin D May Add to Obesity's Burden
Younger Adults Hit Hardest This Flu Season


Health Highlights: April 14, 2014
As African Ebola Outbreak Spreads, Hopes for Vaccine Remain Years Away
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report
Cheaper 'Gene Panel' Screening May Reveal Cancer Risks
Clues to Type 2 Diabetes Discovered on Mount Everest
Crankier Babies May Get More TV Time
Feed a Spouse, Starve an Argument?
Gene Variant May Double Alzheimer's Risk for Women: Study
Health Tip: Having Changes in Vision?
Health Tip: Secondhand Smoke Puts Babies at Risk
Less Salt Use Tied to Drop in U.K. Heart Deaths
Nearly 10 Percent of U.S. Adults Now Have Diabetes: Study
Pelvic Exercises May Help His Sex Life
Study Ties Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Boys
Taking Blood Thinners With Certain Painkillers May Raise Bleeding Risk
Young Dads at Risk of Depressive Symptoms, Study Finds
Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study


Campfire Precautions Can Protect Kids From Burns
Prevent Tick Bites While Enjoying the Outdoors


Getting in Front of Back Pain
Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies


Health Highlights: April 11, 2014
After Skin Cancer, Removable Model Replaces Real Ear
Binge Drinking May Slow Wound Healing
Health Tip: Be a Safe Patient
Health Tip: What May Trigger Tension Headaches
New Health Secretary to Confront Health Care-Reform Hurdles
Rheumatoid Arthritis May Harm Kidneys
Sebelius Stepping Down as HHS Secretary
Spring Cleaning Helps Stave Off Allergy Symptoms: Experts
Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids
Swine Flu From 2009 Pandemic Also Struck Sea Otters: Study
Take Note: New Violins the Equal of a Famed Stradivarius
Teens' Indoor Tanning May Be Linked to Unhealthy Dieting
Time Spent With Grandkids Might Boost Women's Brain Power
Vegetables in Childhood May Benefit Breast Health


Health Highlights: April 10, 2014
A Doctor's 'People Skills' Affects Patients' Health
Age a Big Factor in Colon Surgery Complications, Study Finds
Civilians in War Zones Also Suffer Mental Health Problems: Study
Cure Rate for Experimental Hepatitis C Drug Tops 95 Percent
Does Facebook Make Women Feel Bad About Their Bodies?
Don't Bother 'Faking It' in the Bedroom
Girls Suffer Worse Concussions, Study Suggests
Health Tip: Eating Fish During Pregnancy
Health Tip: Is it Pinkeye?
Kitchen Cutting Boards Can Harbor Drug-Resistant Germs: Study
Lab-Grown Vaginas, Noses Herald New Options for Patients
Measles Cases Linked to U.S. Adoptions of Chinese Children: CDC
More High School Athletes Complying With Concussion Guidelines, Study Finds
Report Questions Effectiveness of Flu Meds
Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests
Specializing in One Sport as Child No Guarantee of Future Success
Too Many Foster Kids With ADHD Treated With Antipsychotic Drugs: Study


Health Highlights: April 9, 2014
A Failing Mind May Mean Lower Cancer Death Risk, Study Suggests
Aerobic Exercise May Help Older Women at Risk for Dementia
Certain Prescription Painkillers Tied to Higher Risk of Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Exercise May Curtail COPD Complications
Fewer Americans Overwhelmed by Medical Bills: Report
Free Drinking Water Available to Most U.S. Kids at School Lunch
Health Tip: Antihistamines Have Side Effects
Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers
Hearing Loss Might Make Elderly Feel More Isolated
Heart Failure Drug Might Help Reduce Hospitalizations
High-Fat Diet May Boost Breast Cancer Risk
Irregular Periods May Be Risk Factor for Ovarian Cancer, Study Suggests
Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says
Obesity May Shorten Colon Cancer Survival
Obesity-Related Enzyme Targeted in Mouse Study
Restaurants Pose Double the Risk of Food Poisoning Compared to Homes: Study
Study Links Coffee to Lower Liver Cancer Risk


Health Highlights: April 8, 2014
'Milestone' Therapy Produces Leg Movement in Paraplegics
Arsenic in Well Water Tied to Less Brain Power in U.S. Study
Aspirin Advised for Women at High Risk for Pregnancy Complication
Booze Brands In Pop Lyrics May Spur Teen Drinking
Carbon Monoxide Poisonings May Rise During Storms
Chemo Might Give Certain Lung Cancer Patients an Edge
Could Daughter's Cancer Risk Be Affected by Father's Age at Birth?
Experimental Drug Shows Early Promise for Some Cases of Advanced Melanoma
Health Care Workers Wash Hands More When Patients Watching
Health Tip: Confused About Healthy Eating?
Health Tip: Know the Hazards of Lead
Heat Waves Tied to Higher Rates of Early-Term Deliveries
ICU-Related Depression Often Overlooked, Study Finds
Just One Season of Hits in High School Football May Alter Brain: Study
Men With Eating Disorders Often Ignore Symptoms
Too Many Younger Teens Still Getting Pregnant: CDC


Health Highlights: April 7, 2014
Beans, Lentils, Peas: Your Recipe for Lower Cholesterol?
Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study
Complication Rate After Adult Tonsillectomy Higher Than Thought
Could Dads' Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?
Drinking Milk May Slow Knee Arthritis in Women, Study Finds
Having Kids Walk to School Comes With Risks, Benefits
Health Tip: Install Smoke Detectors at Home
Health Tip: Why Your Body Needs Fat
Kids' Concussions Defined by Where They Live, Study Finds
More U.S. Children Severely Obese, Study Says
Muscle Weakness May Persist for Months After ICU Stay
Stem Cells Show Promise for Stroke Recovery
Stress Hormone May Drive Risk-Taking by Teen Motorists
Stroke Often Missed in ERs, Study Finds


Experimental Breast Cancer Drug Seems Safe, Effective for Advanced Disease
So Long Snow, Hello Pollen


Your Dog Truly Loves Your Scent


Health Highlights: April 4, 2014
Brief Whiplash Treatment Works as Well as Lengthy Therapy, Study Finds
Cutting Cigarette Scenes From TV Shows May Have Helped Reduce Smoking
DNA Test May Reveal Risk of Prostate Cancer's Return
Depression May Be Linked to Heart Failure
Diabetes Tied to Higher Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Study
Driving Ability May Falter With Age in HIV-Positive Adults
Few Good Resources on Self-Harm Exist Online, Study Finds
Health Tip: Keep Your Breath Fresh
Health Tip: Talk to Kids About Strangers
Melanoma Death Risk Higher for Men Living Alone?
Men Have More Trouble Facing Sex Harassment in Military Than Women: Survey
Poor Sleep Tied to Mental Decline in Older Men
Teens' Screen Time May Affect Their Bone Health: Study
U.S. Traveler Returning From Africa Has Lassa Fever, CDC Says
Your Mentally Stimulating Job May Help Keep You Sharp in Retirement


Health Highlights: April 3, 2014
Could Coffee Lower Death Risk From Liver Cirrhosis?
Exercise, Diet May Help 'Pre-Diabetics' Dodge Heart Disease Death
FDA Approves Quick-Acting Drug to Reverse Prescription Painkiller ODs
FDA OKs Quick-Acting Antidote for Prescription Painkiller Overdose
Fertility Drugs May Not Raise Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Health Tip: Caring for a Hangnail
Health Tip: Choose a Sturdy Pair of Flip-Flops
Heart Disease Haunted Mummies, Too
Helping Doctors Spot Who's Not Taking Their Blood Pressure Meds
Hernia Repair Recovery Often Longer Than Expected
How You Digest Carbs May Influence Weight Gain, Study Says
Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults
Nicotine in E-Cigarettes a Growing Public Health Threat, CDC Says
Spotting Cause of Newborn Brain Injury Could Aid Prevention, Report Says
Stroke Risk Spikes Shortly After Shingles Episode: Study
Walking May Be Good Medicine for Kidney Patients
White Boys Most Prone to Color Blindness, Study Finds


Health Highlights: April 2, 2014
CDC Salt Guidelines Too Low for Good Health, Study Suggests
Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds
College Football Players Have Stiffer Arteries, Study Finds
Doctors' Skill at Colonoscopy May Affect Patients' Colon Cancer Risk: Study
FDA Approves Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pill
For Greater Happiness, Spend Your Money on 'Life Experiences': Study
Hands-Free Cellphones Don't Make Driving Safer, Review Shows
Health Tip: Avoid Weight Gain During Menopause
Health Tip: Keep Your Back Healthy
More Doctors Than Consumers Favor Legalizing Medical Marijuana: Survey
More ERs Treating Headaches With Narcotics, Study Finds
Nearly Three-Quarters of U.S. Seniors Have Living Wills
Rare, But Serious, Side Effect Reported With One MS Drug
Scientists Explore Better Way to Deliver Treatment for Eye Disease
The Morning Light May Help You Stay Slim
Under-the-Tongue Tablet Approved for Grass Allergies


Health Highlights: April 1, 2014
Cialis May Not Prevent Impotence in Men Treated for Prostate Cancer
Computer Program Spots 21 Distinct Facial Expressions
Consumers Flocked to on Last Day of Insurance Enrollment
Could Reducing Stress Help Bring On a Migraine?
Fruits and Veggies May Reduce Death Risk, Study Suggests
Health Tip: Preparing for Potty Training
Health Tip: Run Safely
Jury Still Out on Benefits of Vitamin D
Monkeys on Very-Low-Cal Diet Lived Longer, Healthier Lives
More Evidence That Probiotics Won't Ease Baby's Colic
More Than 1 Million Americans Caring for Injured Veterans: Report
New Review Suggests Benefits of Annual Mammograms Are Overstated
Parental Messages That Stress No Alcohol Do Get Through, Survey Finds
Parents' Addiction May Be Linked to Arthritis in Offspring
Popular Kids May Be Targets for Bullying: Study
Scientists Make Gene Discovery in Lou Gehrig's Disease
Too Much Running Tied to Shorter Lifespan, Studies Find
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