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Health Highlights: Jan. 31, 2014
A Challenge at Work Might Ease Autism Symptoms in Adults
Abused Women Vulnerable to Unsafe Sex Practices
Alcohol Tied to Domestic Violence on College Campuses
Blood Test Might Help Tell When Peanut Allergy Is Gone: Study
CDC to Launch Latest Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaign
Childhood Cancer Report Brings Mixed News
College Drinking May Aggravate PTSD Symptoms
For Many Women, Hot Flashes Last 10 Years or More After Menopause
Health Reform Differs Across States: Report
Health Tip: Using a Nasal Spray
Health Tip: When Your Child Gets a Nosebleed
Hetlioz Approved for Sleep Disorder in Blind People
Male Cancer Survivors May Live Longer If They Exercise
Many College Students Fear Going Hungry at Some Point: Survey
Possible Gap Seen in Adult Care for Childhood Cancer Survivors


Health Highlights: Jan. 30, 2014
Aspirin Might Help Treat Brain Tumor Tied to Hearing Loss
Baby May Help Keep Couples With Fertility Problems Together
Calling Obesity a Disease May Have 'Boomerang Effect'
College Students Should Get a Flu Shot
Doctors May Need to Revise How They Evaluate Breast Biopsy Results
Drivers Often Unaware of Motorcycles, Raising Crash Risk: Study
Gradual Exposure to Peanuts May Help Some Allergic Kids
Health Tip: Inform Your Allergic Child
Health Tip: Need Extra Iron?
How Your Brain 'Hears' Speech
Patients May Have to Compete With Computers for Doctors' Attention
Postmenopausal Estrogen Therapy Tied to Lower Glaucoma Risk
Shoulder Replacement May Help for Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis
Stressed by Work-Life Balance? Just Exercise
Study Finds Tonsillectomy Just as Safe for Adults as Kids
Video Game Teaches Kids How to Spot a Stroke


Health Highlights: Jan. 29, 2014
1 in 3 Americans Has Used Tanning Beds, Upping Skin Cancer Risk
Businesses Urge Change to Obamacare's Insurance Mandate
Could Antioxidants Speed Up Cancer Progression?
Drivers With ADHD May Be at Higher Risk for Serious Crashes
Early Childhood Memories May Fade Long Before Childhood Is Over
Health Tip: Make Sure Baby's Crib Sheets Fit
Health Tip: Prevent Dust Allergy Symptoms
High Estrogen Levels Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk
Kids Unlikely to Outgrow 'Baby Fat'
Lower Obesity Rates Due to Better Diets, Not Economy: Study
Neanderthal DNA Influences Modern Humans: Study
New 'Bioengineered Skin' Gets Closer to the Real Thing
New Way to Create Embryonic Stem Cells Discovered
Slow Reaction Times May Be Harbinger of Early Death
Smartphone Apps for Diabetes: Do They Really Work?
Testosterone Therapy Might Increase Heart Attack Risk: Study
Treatment Often Inadequate for Children With Anxiety Disorders, Study Finds


Health Highlights: Jan. 28, 2014
Amnesia Patient's Brain Helps Illuminate How Memory Works
Another Arctic Blast Has Much of U.S. in Its Grip
Baldness Cure May Have Inched a Bit Closer
Breath Test May Detect Signs of Lung Cancer: Study
Drug May Extend Survival for Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer
FDA Panel Considers First Pill for Ragweed Allergy
Falls Top Car Crashes as Leading Cause of U.S. Spinal Injuries
Gut Bacteria in Preemies Altered by Hospital Stay, Study Finds
Health Tip: Antiviral Can Help Manage Flu
Health Tip: Don't Give Raw Milk to Children
Hearing Loss Tied to Faster Brain Shrinkage With Age
Kids Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study
Most Supermarket Coupons Promote Junk Food, Sugary Drinks: Study
Number of Nurses Who Smoke Is Down: Report
Premature Birth Linked to Asthma, Wheezing in Childhood
Sleep Apnea Common After Spinal Cord Injury, Study Finds
Study Probes Origins of 2 Ancient, Deadly Plagues


Health Highlights: Jan. 27, 2014
'Sensitive' Older Sibling May Help Boost Preschoolers' Language Skills
Childhood Events Tied to Slow Recovery From Depression Later
Cops on Night Shift at Higher Risk of Serious Injury: Study
DDT Exposure May Raise Alzheimer's Risk: Study
Good Marriages Might Be Good for More Than a Man's Heart
HPV Vaccination Rates Might Rise If More Docs Recommended It
Hand Washing, Zinc May Ward Off Colds: Review
Health Tip: Want to Be a Babysitter?
Health Tip: When Your Older Child is Home Alone
Kids Bullied During Gym Class May Stop Exercising
Music Therapy May Help Teens With Cancer Cope
Risk for MS Among Patients' Relatives Not As High As Thought
Screen Older, Male Smokers for Type of Aneurysm, Experts Say
Third Deep Freeze Sweeps Across Country
Twenty U.S. Kids Hospitalized Each Day for Gun Injuries: Study
Yoga May Reduce Fatigue, Inflammation in Breast Cancer Survivors


Health Highlights: Jan. 26, 2014
'Plays at the Plate' Riskiest for Pro Baseball Players
It's Not Just Anniversaries: Men Are the More Forgetful Sex


How to Prevent Winter Sports Injuries
Many Parents Learn Online Skills From Their Tech-Savvy Kids


Health Highlights: Jan. 24, 2014
'Doctor, Please Review This Checklist Before My Surgery'
Adults With Diabetes Need a Flu Shot: Experts
Dog Cancer Dates Back 11,000 Years, Scientists Say
ERs Not Curbing Overuse of Antibiotics, Study Reveals
FDA Wants to Update Food Labels
First Trimester Appears Crucial for Baby's Heart Health
Health Tip: Before You Donate Blood
Health Tip: Get More Restful Sleep
Keep Lice Off Your Child's Head
Let Your Nose Guide You to Less Fatty Foods
My Father's Keeper: Caring for a Parent With Dementia
Risk of Glaucoma Blindness Drops by Half: Study
Shoulders Take a Pounding in High School Football
Type 2 Diabetes Is Often a Family Affair
Vitamin D Supplements Don't Help Your Health: Review


Health Highlights: Jan. 23, 2014
Dealing With The Deep Freeze
Dental Insurance Doesn't Guarantee People Will Care for Their Teeth
Dogs Unleash Personality Traits on Walks
First-Time Cesarean Rates Dipped in 2012: CDC
For Seniors With Dementia, the Choice to Live Alone Can Be a Risky One
Health Tip: Some Foods Aren't Safe for Toddlers
Health Tip: Spot the Signs of Scarlet Fever
Hormone Therapy May Cut Risk of Repeat Joint Replacement Surgery in Women
Is He the Impatient Type? Check His Eyes
Is the Stethoscope Living on Borrowed Time?
Minority Patients Less Likely to Stick With Heart Attack Meds: Study
Most Crash Victims Don't Plan to Sue: Study
Radiation Before Surgery May Improve Survival From Rare Lung Cancer
Research Reveals Secret Behind a Steady Heartbeat
Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat
Shopping Carts Can Pose Big Danger to Little Kids
Texas Woman's Death Highlights Danger of Overlooking Dengue Fever


Health Highlights: Jan. 22, 2014
'Buzzed' Drivers Who Are Under Legal Limit to Blame in Many Fatal Crashes
2 Alzheimer's Drugs Found Ineffective in Clinical Trials
Blood Vessel Treatment Might Reduce Symptoms of Enlarged Prostate
Children Who Lose Close Relative at Risk of Mental Problems: Study
Could Turning Down the Thermostat Help You Lose Weight?
Dissolving 'Scaffolds' Could Help Treat Leg Artery Disease
Fish Oil Might Guard Against Loss of Brain Cells
Health Tip: Losing Weight? Reduce Your Risk of Gallstones
Hospital Safety Improves for Heart Patients, Study Finds
Much More Must Be Done to Lower Smoking Rates, Experts Say
New Diagnosis Rules Could Lead to Drop in Autism Numbers
Older Patients May Fare Better in Trauma Centers That Treat More of Their Peers
Smog Linked to Higher Heart Attack Risk
Synthetic Pot Tied to Surge of Emergency Cases
Texting While Walking a Dangerous Combination: Study
Vitamin D Levels Linked to Parkinson's Symptoms
Wealthier Women More Likely to Use Fertility Services: CDC


Health Highlights: Jan. 21, 2014
Blood Test Might Help Spot Pancreatic Cancer Early
Cheap Chinese Goods May Mean More Smog in U.S., Study Finds
Chocolate, Tea, Berries May Cut Diabetes Risk: Study
Design Flaws Plague Many Animal-Based Drug Studies, Researchers Say
FDA Approval Process Comes Under Scrutiny in Studies
Genes May Be to Blame for Hard-to-Handle Toddlers
Health Tip: Deal With Chronic Pain
Health Tip: Reducing Your Child's Risk of Ear Infections
Implanted Devices Might Someday Run on Energy From Nearby Organs
Mediterranean Diet May Lower Risk of Clogged Leg Arteries
No Rise of PTSD Seen in Children With Cancer
Quinoa May Be Safe Grain for People With Celiac Disease
Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray
Time for Docs to Ditch the White Coat?
Timing of Heart Attack Tied to Death Risk
Too Much Sitting May Raise Heart Failure Risk for Men


Health Highlights: Jan. 20, 2014
'Sleep Hormone' Tied to Possible Lower Prostate Cancer Risk
Concussions Common in Middle School Girls Playing Soccer: Study
Despite New Rules, Injuries Still Costly for NHL, Study Finds
Disinfectants Can't Defeat Salmonella in Food-Processing Plants: Study
Easy Access to Guns Tied to Higher Risk of Suicide, Homicide
Extra Zzz's in Morning May Help Teens Stay Alert in Class
Health Tip: Coping With Strep Throat
Health Tip: Eat Breakfast
No Proof That 'Blood-Type' Diets Work: Study
Progress Against Cancer May Be Greater Than Thought
Scientists Explore Effect of Exercise on Prostate Cancer Patients
Sunlight Might Be Good for Your Blood Pressure: Study
Testing for Smoke Exposure May Predict Rehospitalization for Asthma
U.S. Children's Hospitals Vary Widely In Tonsillectomy Care
Vitamin D May Slow Multiple Sclerosis, Study Suggests
Your Brain Structure Might Influence Pain Tolerance
Zest for Life Can Be a Moving Experience


Walk, But Stay Safe: Tips for Pedestrians


Many Asthma Patients Don't Stick to Treatment Plan, Study Finds
Why Parents Mix Up Their Kids' Names


Health Highlights: Jan. 17, 2014
Americans Eating Better, Cutting Calories: USDA
Could Ecstasy Help People With Anxiety, PTSD?
FDA Approves Genetic Test That Helps Explain Developmental Problems in Kids
Fast Food Not Major Culprit in Kids' Obesity: Study
Health Tip: Cold Feet?
Health Tip: Keep Nails Healthy
Hepatitis C Rates Vary Among U.S. Hispanic Groups
More Prisons Helping Inmates Enroll in Medicaid at Release: Survey
New Test Helps Diagnose Intellectual Disability in Children
Smoking While Pregnant Raises Baby's Risk of Cleft Palate, Cleft Lip
Statin Therapy May Prevent Delirium in Critically Ill Patients
Stocking Epinephrine in Schools Might Save Lives
Too Much Sitting May Be Harmful for Older Women
U.S. Health Officials Urge Renewed Fight to Stamp Out Cigarette Use
Vitamin D Supplements May Help Ease Fibromyalgia Pain: Study


Health Highlights: Jan. 16, 2014
Do Diet Drinks Make You Eat More?
Dogs' Evolutionary Origins Get More Complicated
Drug Abusers at Risk for Suicidal Thoughts, Survey Finds
Easier Way for Doctors to Identify Substance Abuse?
FDA Warns of Fires From Wart Removers
Gene Therapy May Restore Sight in People With Rare Blinding Disease
Gluten-Free Diet May Help Protect Bones in People With Celiac Disease
Having a Baby? Price Tag for Delivery Varies Widely
Health Tip: Packing Baby's Diaper Bag
Health Tip: Pay Attention to Air Pollution
Media Focus on Obesity May Backfire for Some Women
Obesity May Shorten Lives By Almost 4 Years: Study
Postpartum Depression Often Linked to Long-Term Woes, Review Suggests
State Health Insurance Marketplaces Boost Outreach Efforts
Truck Drivers Top List of Overweight Workers
U.S. Smoking Rates Drop to Historic Lows: CDC
Ultrasound to Brain May Boost Sensory Perception


Health Highlights: Jan. 15, 2014
'Microparticles' Show Promise in Healing Damaged Hearts
Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Risk of Lung Disorder in Babies
As Weight Rises in People With Diabetes, So Does Death Risk: Study
Ban on Class of Chemicals Lowers Human Exposures, Study Finds
Both Sides of Brain Involved in Speech, Study Finds
Brain Injuries May Raise Risk of Early Death
Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Genital Herpes Treatment
Experts Urge 'Seismic Shift' in Approach to Better U.S. Health Care
FDA Warns Against Prescription Drugs With High Levels of Acetaminophen
Health Tip: Is Baby in Pain?
Health Tip: Take Precautions When Exercising
Heavy Drinking in Middle Age May Speed Memory Loss for Men
Kids' Ear Infections Cost U.S. Health System Nearly $3B Annually: Report
Most With Hepatitis C May Soon Find Hope in New Treatments
Primary Care Providers May Balk at Giving Teens Antidepressants
Veteran Firefighters May Develop Heat Resistance


Health Highlights: Jan. 14, 2014
Alternative Therapies Widely Used for Autism
Are Teen Brains Hyper-Wired for Rewards?
Batters Mostly Use Their Heads to Track Pitches, Study Finds
Cervical Cancer Screening Found to Benefit Older Women in New Study
City Parks Boost Mood, Study Suggests
Common Infant Vaccine Tied to Slight Rise in Risk for Bowel Complication
Experimental Vaccines May Extend Life With Pancreatic Cancer
Health Tip: Avoid Spreading the Common Cold
Health Tip: Make Exercise Economical
Merck Recalls Cholesterol Drug Liptruzet
New Study Challenges Dyslexia-Brain Changes Link
Post-Surgical Tests Might Help Spot Colon Cancer's Return
Precancerous Cells on Cervix Tied to Higher Risk of Disease, Death
Sight, Sound Out of Sync in Kids With Autism, Study Finds
Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Later Nicotine Addiction in Daughters
Teen Boys Who Think They're Skinny May Be at Higher Risk for Depression
When a Common Cold Becomes More Dangerous for Kids


Health Highlights: Jan. 13, 2014
Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Each Year: Study
Gains of 'Brain Training' for Elderly Seen 10 Years Later
Green Tea May Interfere With a Blood Pressure Medicine
Health Tip: Is Your Blood Sugar Low at Night?
Health Tip: Stop Stress
Humans, Other Primates Burn Fewer Calories Than Other Mammals
Marketing of Unhealthy Foods Still Common in U.S. Schools: Study
Minorities, Poor More Likely to Be Diagnosed With Advanced Thyroid Cancer
More Than 2 Million People Have Signed Up for Obamacare, Feds Say
Parenthood for All? You've Got To Be Kid-ding, Many Say
Preservative in Baby Wipes Linked to Rashes in Some Children
Probiotic Drops Might Ease Colic: Study
Students Smoke Weed Despite Drug Testing at Schools, Study Finds
Study Spots Growing Disparity in U.S. Teen Obesity Problem
U.S. Panel Urges Diabetes Screening for All Pregnant Women
Wednesday Is Deadline for Feb. 1 Coverage Under Obamacare


Your Daily Coffee Just Might Jolt Your Memory


Ease Into a Workout Program to Prevent Injuries


Health Highlights: Jan. 10, 2014
Aging Brains Can Still Make 'Childlike' Connections: Study
Certain Childhood Fractures May Signal Low Bone Density: Study
Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids With Ear Infections
FDA OKs 2-Drug Combo Treatment for Advanced Melanoma
Health Tip: Performing Mind-Body Exercise
Health Tip: Taming Acne
It's Natural for Winners to Strike a Victory Pose, Research Shows
Less Variety in Babies' Gut Bacteria May Lead to Asthma Risk
Many Americans Haven't Checked Out Health Insurance Marketplaces
Mekinist Plus Tafinlar Approved for Late-Stage Melanoma
Sealant Gel Approved for Eye Surgery
U.S. Flu Cases Continue to Climb
Women More Open to Weight-Loss Surgery


Health Highlights: Jan. 9, 2014
Bedbugs Love a Crowd, Study Finds
Books Reflect the Economic Tone of Their Times
Could Stem Cells Cure Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis?
Death Rate After Hip, Knee Replacements Has Dropped Sharply: Study
Dietary Supplements Can't Treat or Cure Concussions: FDA
Ease Up on Workouts to Aid Flu Recovery, Expert Says
FDA Warns Against Misuse of Laxatives
Food Companies Cut 6.4 Trillion Calories From Supermarket Shelves: Report
Gene Therapy May Hold Promise for Advanced Parkinson's Disease
Health Tip: Coping With Sleepwalking
Health Tip: Don't Think of Exercise as a Chore
Mouse Study May Explain Link Between Clogged Arteries, Immune Dysfunction
New Drug Combo Might Help Older, Sicker Patients With Leukemia
Recession Triggered Wave of Health Worries, Study Finds
U.S. Lung Cancer Rates Continue to Drop: CDC


Health Highlights: Jan. 8, 2014
Cancer Prevention Guidelines Seem to Pay Off for Older Women
Chest Implant Might Help With Hard-to-Treat Sleep Apnea
Farxiga Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later
Health Tip: Is Baby Eating Enough?
Health Tip: Why Babies Wake at Night
Just 1 in 4 U.S. Teens Gets Enough Exercise: Report
Liquid Tamiflu for Kids in Short Supply
Power of Suggestion Revealed in Study of Migraine Drug
Premature 'Water Breaking' During Pregnancy Linked to Bacteria
Racial Disparities in Deaths After Heart Surgery Tied to Hospital Quality
Study Weighs Safety of Epilepsy Drugs in Pregnancy
Surgical 'Glue' May Help Repair Sick Children's Hearts
Tight Blood Sugar Control Might Not Help All Critically Ill Kids
Ultramarathoners: How's Their Health?
VA Program Reduces MRSA Germ Cases at Long-Term Care Centers
When It Comes to Heart Transplants, Size May Matter Most
Whites More Likely to Undergo Weight-Loss Surgery: Study


Health Highlights: Jan. 7, 2014
Acquaintances in Social Networks May Find Themselves 'Replaced'
Breast-Feeding Might Reduce Moms' Odds of Rheumatoid Arthritis
CDC: Docs Aren't Doing Enough to Discourage Problem Drinking
Chantix Helped People With Mental Illness Quit Smoking Longer in Study
Drug Duo Might Help Smokers Quit Better Than Single Med
Half-Century of Smoking Prevention Extended 8 Million Lives: Study
Health Tip: Food Safety During a Power Outage
Health Tip: Understanding Age Spots
Kids' Suicide Risk Similar for All Newer Antidepressants: Study
Labeling Food With 'Stop' or 'Go' Colors Might Spur Healthier Diet
Mouse Study Hints at Plastics Chemical's Link to Prostate Cancer Risk
Preemies' 'Excessive' Crying Tied to Risk of Behavior Problems Later
Study Suggests Link Between Domestic Violence, Abortions
Temporary Fever May Occur When Kids Under 2 Get 2 Shots at Once
The Cold, Hard Truth About Surviving Bitter Winter Weather
U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline Again: Report
U.S. Health Spending Rising Modestly, Report Finds


Health Highlights: Jan. 6, 2014
20 Percent of Seventh Graders Have 'Sexted'
Americans Living Longer Than Ever: CDC
Childhood Cancer Survivors a Growing Patient Population
Gene Might Be Linked to Sleep Disorder Narcolepsy
Health Tip: Walk to Your Favorite Restaurant
Health Tip: Why Keep a Health Journal?
High Blood Pressure May Be Worse for Women
High Praise Might Backfire on Kids With Low Self-Esteem
Many Hispanic Women Unaware of Heart Disease Risk Factors
Meditation May Reduce Mild Depression, Anxiety
Mediterranean Diet Alone May Lower Diabetes Risk
Power Down to Speed Concussion Recovery: Study
The Cold, Hard Truth About Surviving Bitter Winter Weather
Uninsured Won't Flock to States With Expanded Medicaid Coverage: Study
Workplace Wellness Programs Work


Avoiding Injury During Winter Sports


No Harm Done From 'Scoop and Run' Police Transport Policy: Study


Health Highlights: Jan. 3, 2014
Daycare Surfaces May Hold Germs Longer Than Thought
Got Stage Fright? Get Excited
Health Tip: Don't Take Too Much Acetaminophen
Obama Administration Stands by Contraception Rule
Younger Adults Who've Had Shingles May Face Higher Stroke Risk


Health Highlights: Jan. 2, 2014
Big Cigarette Tax Hikes Might Prevent 200 Million Deaths in a Century
Can Bacterial Infections During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?
Hormone Takes the High Out of Weed, Rodent Study Finds
Many Women Still Have Pain One Year After Breast Cancer Surgery
Medicaid Use May Boost ER Visits, Study in Oregon Suggests
Novel Osteoporosis Drug Could Change Treatment: Study
Quitting Smoking May Cut Cataract Risk
Slow Eating Might Help Curb Calories
Smoking Tied to Higher Post-Op Medical Costs
Study: Kids With ADHD, Aggression May Benefit From 2nd Med
Teen Drivers Become Distracted Quickly
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