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Health Highlights: March 31, 2017
Health Risks Grow as Young People Born With HIV Age
Health Tip: Bake a Healthier Treat
Health Tip: Watch for Illness After Vacation
Is Your TV Making You Fat?
Most Americans Favor Larger Health Warnings on Cigarette Packs
Parents of Kids With Autism May Sacrifice 'Couples Time'
Researchers Take Aim at Insecticide-Resistant Bedbugs
Self-Harm Can Be a Harbinger of Suicide
Sexual Abuse May Cause Early Puberty in Girls: Study
Sleepless Nights, Unhealthy Hearts?
Survival Continues to Improve for Most Cancers
Tanning's Allure Tied to Other Addictions
Teens Who Are Lazy Bones Have Weaker Skeletons: Study
U.S. Thyroid Cancer Cases Continue to Rise


Health Highlights: March 30, 2017
9 Out of 10 Doctors Like Their Jobs
A Lonely Heart Could Worsen a Cold
Climate Change May Cloud Americans' Mental Health: Report
Common Post-Op Ear Drops Tied to Eardrum Perforations in Kids
Drug Tied to Dementia Risk Overprescribed to Seniors: Study
Elite Runners, Women the First Marathoners to Lose to Father Time
Health Tip: Care for Your Braces
Health Tip: Store Cooking Oils Correctly
Hepatitis Infection May Raise Risk for Parkinson's Disease
Most Remaining U.S. Smokers Are Poor, Less Educated
Ready for Spring Allergies?
The Saltiest Foods May Surprise You
This Fanged Fish Might Someday Help Ease Your Pain
U.S. Pedestrian Deaths Surged to Record Levels in 2016
Weight, Gender Appear to Play Part in Kidney Transplant Success


Health Highlights: March 29, 2017
'Menstrual Cycle in a Dish' Explores Intricacies of Female Body
Cases of Zika-Linked Birth Defects Dropped in Brazil in 2016
Could Electromagnetic Fields Raise a Worker's ALS Risk?
Exercising 2.5 Hours a Week May Slow Parkinson's Progression
FDA-OK'd Drug Offers Hope to Sickest MS Patients
Got the HPV Vaccine Before You Knew You Were Pregnant? Don't Worry
Health Tip: Spring Cleaning?
Health Tip: Help Your Child with Body Image
Healthy Gums Tied to Longer Lives for Women
Heroin Epidemic Expands Its Grip on America
Ocrevus Approved to Treat Severe Form of Multiple Sclerosis
Parents' Pot Use a Tricky Topic When It Comes to Their Kids
Preventive Mastectomy Rates Vary by State
Smokers May Be Prone to Risks From Breast Cancer Radiation Therapy
Trauma as a Teen May Boost Depression Risk Around Menopause
When Heart Stops Beating, Survival Better at Specialized Heart Centers


Health Highlights: March 28, 2017
Better Efforts Could Help Rid the U.S. of Hepatitis B, C: Report
Brain-Computer Link Restores Some Movement to Quadraplegic Man
Dupixent Approved to Treat Eczema
Exercise: The Cellular 'Fountain of Youth'
Health Insurance a Key to IVF Success, Researchers Say
Health Tip: Ease Varicose Veins
Health Tip: Talk to Your Doctor About Emotional Struggles
High Doses of Vitamin D Fail to Cut Cancer Risk, Study Finds
Kids Peppered With Pot Ads
Knee Replacement Doesn't Always Pay, Researchers Say
Lead Exposure as Child, Lower IQ as Adult?
Many Women Who Get Breast Cancer Gene Test Don't Need It
Marathon Running May Cause Short-Term Kidney Injury
More Older Women Hitting the Bottle Hard
New Eczema Drug Gets FDA's Blessing
Zejula Approved for Certain Female Cancers


Health Highlights: March 27, 2017
Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe
Breast-Feeding May Not Lead to Smarter Preschoolers
Curbing Sleep Apnea Might Mean Fewer Night Trips to Bathroom
Expect More Deadly Heat From Climate Change, Study Suggests
Fewer Successful Malpractice Claims in U.S., But Higher Payouts
Health Tip: Artificial Nails Can Damage Real Ones
Health Tip: Think You Fractured Your Foot?
Just 17 U.S. States Require Defibrillators in Some Schools
Smoking Slows Recovery From Drug Abuse
Study Suggests Heartburn Meds-Superbug Infections Link
Study: Plenty of IV Fluids May Make Childbirth Safer, Easier
What You Need to Know About Cholesterol


Less Salt, Fewer Nighttime Bathroom Trips?


How Doctors Decide to Treat a Ruptured Achilles
Is MRI the 'Mammography' of Prostate Cancer Screening?


Health Highlights: March 24, 2017
Health Tip: Help Teens Say No to Drinking and Driving
Health Tip: Kick Your Sugary Drink Habit
Many Dialysis Patients Get Unnecessary Colonoscopies
Need More Zzzzz's?
Obesity May Not Compromise Knee Surgery Success
Ouch! How to Tell If You Have a Sprain, a Strain or a Tear
Physical Therapy as Good as Surgery for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Study
Raccoon Parasite Not as Deadly to Humans as Thought
Substance Abuse Taxes the American Workplace
Teens With Autism More Likely to Land in ER, Study Finds
Want Cheap and Healthy Meals? Cook at Home
What Drugs Work Best for Diabetic Nerve Pain?


Health Highlights: March 23, 2017
Bavencio Approved for Rare Skin Cancer
Daily Glass of Beer, Wine Might Do a Heart Good
Exercise a Great Prescription to Help Older Hearts
Fewer Patients Die During Hospital Inspection Weeks: Study
Fruit Juice for Kids: A Serving a Day OK
Health Tip: Check Your Child's Temperature
Health Tip: Good Habits Prompt Healthier Eating
Many Kids With Diabetes Missing Out on Eye Exams, Study Finds
Many Talks on End-of-Life Wishes End in Confusion, Study Shows
Most Cancers Caused by Random DNA Copying Errors
New Technology Makes Gene Mapping Cheaper, Faster: Study
Older Mothers May Raise Better-Behaved Kids, Study Suggests
Scientists Spot Gene for Rare Disorder Causing Deafness, Blindness
Scientists Working on Solar-Powered Prosthetic Limbs
Turning Back the Aging Clock -- in Mice
Young Cancer Survivors Can Face Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications


Health Highlights: March 22, 2017
'Eraser Challenge' Latest Harmful Social Media Trend for Kids
'Heads Up' Football Program Tackles Concussion Danger in Kids
ACL Surgery Usually Puts Athletes Back in Play: Study
Brain 'Rewires' to Work Around Early-Life Blindness
Could Fading Sense of Smell Mean Death Is Closer?
Drug No Better Than Placebo for Lower Back, Leg Pain
FDA OKs Parkinson's Add-On Drug
Foods Labeled 'Healthy' May Hide Unhealthy Secrets
Health Tip: Choosing a Baby Carrier
Health Tip: Prevent Food-Safety Mistakes
Heart Drug Digoxin May Raise Death Risk for Some Patients: Study
Helping Cancer Caregivers Help Themselves
House to Vote Thursday on Amended Obamacare Repeal Bill
Keep Colon Cancer at Bay
New Parkinson's Drug Xadago Approved
Smartphone Device Sizes Up Sperm Health
Smoking Rates Drop After Global Tobacco Treaty
Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse


Health Highlights: March 21, 2017
A Warming Planet Might Mean More Diabetes
Autism Greatly Boosts Kids' Injury Risk, Especially for Drowning
Avoid Unsightly Fungal Toenail Infections
Common Cold Can Be Dangerous After Bone Marrow Transplant
Do Energy Drinks + Booze = More Injuries?
Family History of Colon Cancer Calls for Earlier Screening
Gunshot Wounds Cost U.S. Hospitals Nearly $7 Billion Over 9 Years
Health Tip: Managing Metabolic Syndrome
Health Tip: Slow Down When You're Stressed
Many Doctors Get Payments From Drug Companies, Study Shows
No Evidence Fish Oil in Pregnancy Makes for Brainier Kids
Obesity in Youth Tied to Higher Odds for Liver Cancer in Men
Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows
TV Ads Help Drive Testosterone Supplement Sales


Health Highlights: March 20, 2017
1 in 4 Teens Exposed to Secondhand E-Cig Vapors: Report
ATMs, Coffee Shops Ideal Spots for Heart Defibrillators
Blood Test May Spot Lung Cancer's Return, Even Before Scans
Drugs for Prostate Trouble, Balding Not Linked to Suicide Risk
Fewer U.S. Kids Overdosing on Opioids
Health Tip: Living With Social Phobia
Health Tip: Slipping Back Into Sleep
New Hepatitis C Drugs Might Eliminate the Disease
Parents Don't Always Head to Child's Doctor When Illness Strikes
Pradaxa Beats Warfarin After Heart Rhythm Procedure: Study
Shorter Winter, Longer Spring?
Social Struggles Linger for Many Young Cancer Survivors
Spring-Clean Your Medicine Cabinet to Safeguard Your Kids
Steroid Shots Offer No Long-Term Relief for Low-Back Pain
Stress Buster
U.S. Sees Big Drop in Number of Babies Born With HIV
Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk


Welcome Spring and Still Survive Your Allergies


Guidelines May Miss Need for Statins in Many U.S. Blacks


Health Highlights: March 17, 2017
'I Don't Know' May Be a Powerful Point of View
Are Blood Thinners Overused in Patients With Irregular Heartbeat?
Drinking, Drug Abuse Doubles Veterans' Suicide Risk: Study
Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet
Health Tip: Prepare Homemade Baby Food
Health Tip: Transitioning From Bottle to Training Cup
Injury Risk May Rise When Kids Play Just One Sport
New Cholesterol Drugs May Beat Statins, But Price Tag Is High
Pot-Laced Goodies Can Poison a Child
Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
Shingles Vaccine Cuts Chronic Pain, Hospitalizations


Health Highlights: March 16, 2017
'Optimal' Facelifts Do Make You Look Younger, Study Finds
America's Porky Pets Face Health Woes, Too, FDA Says
Centuries of Climate May Have Shaped Your Nose
Could a Blood Test Spot Autism in Childhood?
For 'Preemies,' Human Touch May Be a Brain Booster
For Seniors, Treatment for One Eye Disease May Cause Another
Health Tip: Stay Focused on the Highway
Health Tip: Tune in to Hearing Loss
Home Beats Rehab for Knee, Hip Replacement Recovery
Many College Football Players Lack Vitamin D: Study
Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises
Opioid Dependence Can Start in Just a Few Days
Savvy Marketing Gets Schoolkids to Eat Their Greens
Serious Crash Often a Wake-Up Call for Teen Drivers
Smokers Prone to Problems After Joint Replacement: Study
Taking Statins May Boost Heart Surgery Outcomes
U.S. Suicide Rates Rising Faster Outside Cities


Health Highlights: March 15, 2017
Another Obesity Downside: Higher Esophageal Cancer Risk
Black Americans More Likely to Skip Flu Shot
Health Tip: Don't Contaminate Contact Lenses
Health Tip: Promote Peace in a Shared Bedroom
Intensive Treatment Shows Potential Against Type 2 Diabetes
Many U.S. Women Have No Access to Fertility Clinics: Study
Nearby Day Cares Don't Pose Health Risks to Kids: Study
Opioid Painkillers and Xanax or Valium a Deadly Mix: Study
Osteoporosis Fractures May Be Deadlier for Men
Seniors With Brain Cancer May Have Better Treatment Option
Some Bed Bugs Can Traipse Out of Traps
Stem Cells Hold Promise, Peril in Treating Seniors' Eye Disease
Stent Patients Face Higher Risk of Death After Bleeding, Clots
U.S. Medical Groups Sound the Alarm on Climate Change
Which High School Sport Has the Most Concussions?
Why Some Kids Take Longer to Recover From Brain Injury


Health Highlights: March 14, 2017
'No One Dies Alone' Program Offers Comfort at Life's End
Blood Test Might Someday Distinguish Early Depression, Schizophrenia
Gene Variant From Africa Linked to Black Obesity
Health Tip: Recognize a Foot Neuroma
Health Tip: Treat Skin Well
Is Radiation Therapy Overused in Breast Cancer Care?
Kids Start Moving Less After Age 7, Study Finds
Many With Irregular Heartbeat Not on Meds They Need: Study
Obese Moms May Fail to Spot Obesity in Their Own Kids
Parenthood an Elixir for Longevity?
Poor Sleep in Preschool Years Could Mean Behavior Troubles Later
Skip the Antibiotics for Mild Eczema in Kids
Tests to Spot 'Preemie' Birth Risk Ineffective in First Pregnancies
There's Bad Buzz on Antibiotics for Honeybees
Too Much Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk


Health Highlights: March 13, 2017
'Immunotherapy' in Monkeys Shows Promise as Long-Term HIV Treatment
'Synthetic Pot' Tied to Risky Sex, Violence and Drug Abuse in Teens
Analysis of GOP Health Plan Coming Soon
Can Supplements Ward Off the 'Baby Blues'?
Cystic Fibrosis Survival Better in Canada Than in U.S.
Failed Fertility Treatments, Poorer Heart Health Later?
Few Military Doctors Well-Trained in Transgender Care: Study
Fish Oil Pills May Help After Heart Attack, Specialists Say
Health Tip: Choose the Right Shoe for a Hammer Toe
Health Tip: Help Kids Maintain Healthy Cholesterol
Higher Spending by Docs May Not Buy Better Health
Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors Face Risk of Second Cancer: Study
More Babies in Strollers, Cribs Winding Up in ER: Study
Refugees Deserve Health Care, Compassion, U.S. Pediatricians Say


Your DNA May Determine How You Handle the Time Change


Health Highlights: March 10, 2017
7 in 10 U.S. Workplaces Hit by Opioid Abuse: Survey
Cure Found for Cancer Killing Endangered Tasmanian Devils
Dizzy Spells in Middle-Age Tied to Dementia Risk Later
Genes Plus Erratic Sleep May Raise Odds for Obesity
Mediterranean Diet May Ease Chronic Pain of Obesity
Mite-Proof Bedding May Help Curb Asthma Attacks: Study
Severe Low Blood Sugar Episode May Up Death Risk in Those With Type 2 Diabetes
Short, Bald Men May Have Their Genes to Blame
Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
Smart Food Pricing Could Bring Healthier Choices
The Secret to a Good Sex Life Is …


Health Highlights: March 9, 2017
1 in 7 Obese People Has Normal Blood Pressure, Cholesterol
Bad Diets Tied to 400,000 U.S. Deaths in 2015
Chimps Can Get Ebola, Too, But Oral Vaccine May Help
Downside to Gluten-Free Diets: Diabetes Risk?
Early Allergies -- Payback for a Mild Winter?
Heart Disease Kicks in Earlier for Obese People
Hold That Pose: Yoga May Ease Tough Depression
How to Keep a Spring in Your Step With Daylight Saving Time
Impotence Meds Might Give Men's Hearts a Boost, Too
Most Women Stop Drinking After Positive Pregnancy Test, Study Finds
New Health Care Bill Clears House Committee
Pot Use Tied to Higher Odds for Stroke, Heart Failure
Sickle Cell Trait Tied to Higher Kidney Failure Risk for Blacks
U.S. Medical Experts Issue Warning on Yellow Fever's Advance
Zika Attacks Nerves, Muscles, Other Tissues
Zika Virus May Also Harm the Heart


'Pokemon Go' Players Add 2,000 Steps a Day
Americans With High Blood Pressure Still Eating Too Much Salt
Baby Boomers Get an 'F' for Hep C Testing
Cholesterol's Impact on Heart Attack Risk May Change With Age
Controversial MS Treatment Seems Ineffective
Depression May Hasten Death in Years After Heart Diagnosis
Eye Exam Might Help Spot Poor Circulation in Legs
Fitbits, Other Trackers May Be Unfit to Measure Heart Rate
Gleevec Keeps a Leukemia in Check for More Than a Decade: Study
House Republicans Unveil Their Rx for Obamacare
More Folic Acid in Pregnancy May Protect Kids From High Blood Pressure
Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion Cut Medical Bill Worries, Study Finds
Pot + Booze = Skidding College Grades
Toothache? Neanderthals Might Have Reached for Aspirin, Too
Violent Video Games May Not 'Desensitize' Players, Brain Scans Suggest
Winter a Chilling Time for Heart Failure Patients


Health Highlights: March 7, 2017
1 in 4 U.S. Adults Disabled by Arthritis: CDC
Annual Death Toll From Alzheimer's Nearly Doubles in 15 Years
Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap
City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids' Asthma Risk
Could Fruits and Veggies Save Hearts Worldwide?
Dining Out Can Doom a Diet
Have Americans Given Up on Losing Weight?
House Republicans Unveil Their Rx for Obamacare
More Sleep Time, Less Play Time in America's Bedrooms
Obesity in Pregnancy Tied to Cerebral Palsy Risk in Kids
Poor Diet Tied to Half of U.S. Deaths From Heart Disease, Diabetes
Soy Safe, Even Protective, for Breast Cancer Survivors
Study Casts Doubt on a Brain Cancer's Link to Herpes
Study: Gene Test Needed Before Using Alzheimer's Drug 'Off-Label'


Health Highlights: March 6, 2017
Can Social Media Sites Leave You Socially Isolated?
Disabled Kids at Higher Risk of Abuse, Study Finds
Kidney Transplant Survival Up Among Babies, Kids
Less-Invasive Fibroid Treatment May Be 'Under-Used'
Many People Don't Take Their High Blood Pressure Meds: Study
Noctiva Approved for Frequent Urination at Night
Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies
Patient Organizations Offer Advice on Reforming Obamacare
Patients Often Reject Drug-Only Psychiatric Treatment
Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Not Ease Chronic Fatigue Syndrome After All
Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in Kids
Stress Buster
Study Ties Some Migraines to Artery Tears in Neck, Raising Stroke Risk
Would You Feel Safe in a Driverless Ambulance?
Your Sex Life May Work Wonders for Your Work Life


Nasal 'Nerve Block' May Help Ease Kids' Migraines


Asthma Much More Lethal for Black Children, Study Finds
Can Mom's Vitamin E Head Off Child's Asthma Risk?


Health Highlights: March 3, 2017
Brain Training for Cancer Survivors' Nerve Damage
Daffodils, Margaritas and Other Surprise Skin Dangers
Do 'Early Birds' Get the Healthier Worm?
Don't Believe Everything You Read on Skin-Care Product Labels
FDA Throws Cold Water on Whole Body Cryotherapy
Hispanics Should Be Wary of the Sun's Rays, Too
More Teens Turning Their Backs on Tanning Beds: CDC
Wood Stoves May Spark Heart Trouble


Health Highlights: March 2, 2017
Bad Diet in Youth Might Raise Risk of Early Breast Cancer
Could Common Insecticides Be Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids?
DIY Teeth-Straightening: Don't Try This at Home
Exercise Helps Counter Cancer-Linked Fatigue
FDA Approves New Treatment for Dust Mite Allergies
Finally, Proof That Hearing Aids Help
Hearing Loss May Double in United States by 2060
Hospital Room Floors May Harbor 'Superbugs'
Keep an Eye Out for Eating Disorders in Loved Ones
New Eczema Drug Promising in Early Trial
Researchers Create Artificial Mouse 'Embryo'
Rising Number of Kids Ill From Drinking Hand Sanitizers: CDC
Risk of Birth Defects 20 Times Higher for Zika Moms: CDC
Skin Diseases Take Big Slice Out of America's Health, Economy
Some Melanoma Survivors Still Seek Out the Sun
With Nips, Tucks and Fat Transplants, Americans are Reshaping Their Bodies


Health Highlights: March 1, 2017
Another Study Ties Obesity to Certain Cancers
Antiviral Flu Drugs Safe in Mid-to-Late Pregnancy: Study
Colon Cancer Rates, Deaths Drop in Americans Over 50
Does TV Hinder Kindergarten-Readiness?
Exercise Beats Weight Loss at Helping Seniors' Hearts
Gene Therapy: A Breakthrough for Sickle Cell Anemia?
How Much Melatonin Is Really in That Supplement?
Immune Disorders Such as MS, Psoriasis May Be Tied to Dementia Risk
Mildly Low Thyroid Function in Pregnancy Not a Threat: Study
Nerve 'Zap' Treatment May Speed Stroke Recovery
Older Bones Benefit From Dairy Plus Vitamin D
Wireless Arm Patch May Blunt Migraine Pain
Xermelo Approved for Tumor-Related Diarrhea
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