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Health Highlights: June 30, 2017
Catheters Often to Blame for Blood Infections After Dialysis
Health Tip: When Adults Offer Kids Food
Health Tip: When Children Grind Their Teeth
Managing Motion Sickness
Many People With Type 1 Diabetes Still Make Some Insulin
Many U.S. Teens Still Denied 'Morning After' Pill at Pharmacies
More Research Shows Big Surge in U.S. Opioid Use, Addictions
Older Americans Struggling With Drug Costs Don't Ask for Help
Reaching Beyond the Prescription Pad to Treat Pain
Teen Birth Rate Drops Again to All-Time Low: CDC
Think Safety First When Dining Outdoors
Trump Taps Indiana's Health Commissioner as Next Surgeon General
Why People With Autism Avoid Eye Contact
Health Highlights: June 29, 2017
Arm Yourself Against Insect Sting Allergies
Climate Change Likely to Widen Gap Between Rich, Poor in U.S.: Study
Concussion in High School Doesn't Boost Depression Risk: Study
Could a High IQ Mean a Longer Life?
Depression May Worsen Health for Cancer Caregivers
Experimental Drug Shows Promise Against Dangerous Viruses
For Many, Friends Are Key to Happiness in Old Age
Health Tip: Practice Drowning Prevention at Home
Health Tip: Rid Your Bedroom of Allergens
Heat Deaths in U.S. Cities Could Jump 10-fold If Climate Change Isn't Slowed
Is Potential Human Life Span Unlimited?
Lack of Health Insurance Can Shorten Lives: Study
Many Women Mistaken on 'Side Effects' of Breast Cancer Drug
Melanoma Biopsy Results Can Differ, Worrying Patients
More Americans Are Walking for Exercise
Scientists Spot Genes Behind Crohn's, Ulcerative Colitis
Slowed Walking, Shrinking Brain?
Some Prostate Drugs May Do Harm
Health Highlights: June 28, 2017
3 Simple Steps Might Reduce Opioid OD Deaths
Antibiotics Improve Treatment of Skin Abscesses
Can You Recognize the Signs of Skin Cancer?
Can an Aspirin a Day Keep a Pregnancy Complication Away?
Community Intervention May Aid Fight Against Childhood Obesity
Electric Brain Stimulation No Better Than Meds For Depression: Study
Even at Low Levels, Dirty Air Raises Death Risk for U.S. Seniors
Getting Kids in the Habit of Healthy Eating
Health Tip: Exercise to Manage Knee Pain
Health Tip: Manage Dry Mouth
Heavy Teens May Be Setting Themselves Up for a Stroke
More Summer Sun Equals More Greenland Ice Melt: Study
New Microscope Scans Breast Tumors During Surgery
Obamacare May Have Slashed Cardiac Arrest Rate in Oregon
Poor Sleep May Worsen Suicidal Thoughts
Popular Heartburn Meds Don't Raise Alzheimer's Risk: Study
Tattoo Remorse? What You Need to Know About Erasing Your Ink
Wider Smiles Aren't the Most Pleasing
Health Highlights: June 27, 2017
Bye-Bye Flu Shot, Hello Patch?
Consider Acupuncture for Incontinence, Not Certain Infertility Cases
Could Shift Work Damage Your DNA?
E-Cigarettes Lead to 'Real' Smoking by Teens: Review
Elevated Protein Level Increases Blacks' Risk of Kidney Disease
Fewer Americans Hospitalized for Heart Failure
Force, Frequency of Head Hits Jump as Young Football Players Get Older
Health Tip: Create a Food-and-Activity Journal
Health Tip: Exercise During Menopause
Michigan's Expanded Medicaid Plan a Boon for Workers
Protect Your Skin From the Summer Sun
Senate GOP Leaders Delay Vote on Health Reform Bill
Some GOP Senators Balk at Health Reform Bill
What Is 'Moderate' Exercise Anyway?
Health Highlights: June 26, 2017
Boozing Can Age You Right Down to Your Cells
Childhood Poverty May Predict Heart Failure in Adulthood
Early Care by Cardiologist May Lower Stroke Risk for A-Fib Patients
Gene Sequencing May Reveal Risks for Rare Diseases
Health Tip: Basic Beach Safety
Health Tip: Get Fit Without the Gym
How to Dodge Summertime Threats
Immunizations for High Flyin' Travelers
Medicaid Cuts Tied to Delayed Breast Cancer Diagnoses
Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
Senate Health Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured by 2026: CBO
Study Challenges Touted Link Between Eczema and Heart Disease
Study Highlights the Beauty Industry's Ugly Side
What Men Need to Know About ED Drugs and Anesthesia
When Is an Opioid Safe to Take?
Workers Unprepared for Heart Emergencies on the Job: Survey
Avoid a Nasty Surprise From the Barbecue Grill
Surf's Up! How to Plan for a Safe Beach Vacation
Health Highlights: June 23, 2017
A Baby's Skin No Match for the Sun
Being Thin Could Boost Stress Fracture Risk in Female Runners
Can Smartphone Use Bring on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
Choosing the Right Sunglasses
Fewer U.S. Kids Binge Drinking
Fish Eaters Report Less Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain
Health Tip: Are You Well Enough to Travel?
Health Tip: Rewarding Kids Without Food
Need Braces? Say Goodbye to 'Metal-Mouth' Taunts
Regular Sleep Makes for Happier College Students
Risky Behavior Triggers Vicious Cycle for Vets With PTSD
Some Republicans Voice Concerns About Senate Replacement for Obamacare
Wallpaper May Breed Toxins: Study
Health Highlights: June 22, 2017
Could Your Office Job Rob You of Vitamin D?
Guided Exercise May Help Chronic Fatigue Patients: Study
Health Tip: Get the Facts on Alcohol and Sleep
Health Tip: Want Healthier Lungs?
Heart Disease: A Price Humans Pay for Fertility?
Legalized Pot May Lead to More Traffic Crashes
Lifestyle Changes Might Prevent or Slow Dementia
Mammogram Decision Hinges on Patient-Doc Talk, Ob-Gyn Group Says
Most U.S. Teens Aren't 'Doing It'
OCD May Be Linked to Inflammation in the Brain: Study
Secondhand Smoke Still Plagues Some Cancer Survivors
Senate Republicans Reveal Their Replacement for Obamacare
Tips to Curb Nighttime Eating
Tissue Testing Can Spot Zika at Birth: CDC
Too Few Women, Docs Understand Dangers of Heart Disease
When is Tourette Syndrome Actually Autism?
Health Highlights: June 21, 2017
Big Gap in Cancer Deaths Between Rich, Poor Countries
Breast-Feeding Tied to Lower Heart, Stroke Risk for Mom
Could You Raise a 'No-Diaper' Baby?
Could a Monetary Perk Help Keep HIV Patients on Their Meds?
Depressed Back Pain Patients Often Get Opioids
Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?
Extreme Heat in Southwest a Deadly Threat
Head Position May Not Affect Outcome After Stroke
Health Tip: Become an Active Family
Health Tip: Preventing Tick Bites
Many Doctors Silent on Cost of Cancer Care
Opioid-Linked Hospitalizations Rising Fastest for Women: Study
Posture Pointers for Computer Jockeys
Rogue Genes May Cause Some ALS Cases
Suicide Risk Especially High for U.S. Farmers
Health Highlights: June 20, 2017
Breaking Bad (Eating Habits)
Childhood Chemo May Have Lasting Effects on Memory
Cocaine, Other Drugs Detected in Carrie Fisher's System After Her Death
Could Certain Hair Dyes, Relaxers Raise Breast Cancer Risk?
FDA Warns Diabetics Against Use of Secondhand Test Strips
Group Urges Tougher Limits on Chemical in Soaps, Cosmetics
Health Tip: Make a Bright, Healthy Plate
Health Tip: Why Is My Skin Dry?
Many Americans May Be Taking Too Much Vitamin D
Many Chronic Illnesses Linked to Suicide Risk
Severe Headaches Plague Vets With Traumatic Brain Injuries
Study Hints at Link Between Some Statins, Parkinson's Risk
Vaccine Curbs High Cholesterol in Mice
When Is Risk Highest for Women With Breast Cancer Gene Mutations?
Zika-Bearing Mosquitoes More Widespread in U.S. Than Expected
Health Highlights: June 19, 2017
Acupuncture May Be Effective Painkiller in the ER
Americans Want to Be Fit, But Most Don't Put in the Effort
Better Sleep for Better Weight Loss
Guns Kill or Wound 7,000 U.S. Kids a Year: Report
Health Tip: Considering Bed Sharing?
Health Tip: Managing Arthritis Fatigue
How to Beat Jet Lag This Summer Vacation
Major Heart Group Says Doctor-Patient Talks Are Key
Most Mothers Have Been Victims of 'Mommy-Shaming,' Poll Finds
Non-Opioid Drug More Effective for Migraines: Study
Opioid Abuse Jumps 6-Fold for U.S. Youth, Too Few Get Treated: Study
Raise the Smoking Age to 21? Most Kids Fine With That
Strike Back Against Snake Bites
Why Patients Leave the Hospital Against Doctor's Orders
With Climate Change, More Deadly Heatwaves Will Strike
Yoga Soothes Back Pain in Study
Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips
Cooking Out? Don't Forget Your Food Thermometer
Health Highlights: June 16, 2017
'Good' Donor Bacteria Can Last Long Term in Stool Transplant Patients
Addicts Try to Avoid Deadly Fentanyl, But Many Tragically Fail
Are U.S. Teens Now as Inactive as 60-Year-Olds?
Give Dad the Gift of Health on Father's Day
Happy Marriage, Healthier Spouses
Health Tip: Children and Thumbsucking
Health Tip: If You Have Sleep Apnea
Helmets for Motorcyclists a No Brainer: Study
High-Intensity Exercise May Be Bad for the Bowels
Lifesaving Drugs From Pfizer in Short Supply: FDA
Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users
Seniors Get Good Results From Herniated Disc Surgery
Study Cites Top Reasons Young Autism Patients Are Hospitalized
Summer Fun Is Not Without Hazards
Why Yoga, Tai Chi and Meditation Are Good for You
Health Highlights: June 15, 2017
'Couch Potatoes' May Face Higher Risk of Kidney, Bladder Cancers
Are You at Risk for Metabolic Syndrome?
Centenarians Often Healthier Than Younger Seniors: Study
First Decline Seen in 'Vaping' Among U.S. Teens: CDC
Health Tip: Applying Sunscreen on Children
Health Tip: Recognizing Summer Allergy Symptoms
Healthy Dietary Fats Help Beat High Cholesterol
Higher Pregnancy Weight Tied to Raised Odds for Birth Defects
Horse Therapy Could Rein In Stroke's Damage Years Later
Leading U.S. Doctors' Group Takes Aim at Rising Drug Prices
Many Young Americans Using Snuff, Chewing Tobacco
Medical Costs Soar for U.S. Babies Born Addicted to Opioids
Mission to Mars Would Double Astronauts' Cancer Risk
Pot Plus Booze: A Deadly Mix Behind the Wheel
U.S. Hospitals Still Prescribe Too Many Antibiotics: Study
Want a Workout for Mind and Body? Hop on Your Bike
When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids' Misbehaving Can Rise
Health Highlights: June 14, 2017
A Sufferer's Guide to Easin' Sneezin' Season
As U.S. Heroin Use Reaches 20-Year High, Cost to Society Soars
Broccoli Extract Shows Promise for Type 2 Diabetes
Could Prefab Blood Vessels Revolutionize Root Canals?
Could You Spot Bed Bugs in a Hotel Room?
Fever During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Study
Have Scientists Created a Safe, Sun-Free Tan?
Health Tip: Help Prevent Skin Cancer
Health Tip: Inspect Your Child's Playground
Helping Your Kids Cope With Your Divorce
Home Blood Pressure Monitors Wrong 7 of 10 Times: Study
Hospitals Get Good News About Fighting Staph Infections
It's a Tough Flu Season … for Dogs
Nighttime Airport Noise May Raise Heart Risks
Video Call May Be as Good as Doctor Visit for Headache
Health Highlights: June 13, 2017
Adding in Prescription for Partner Boosts STD Care
Can Coffee, Tea Protect the Liver From 'Western' Diet?
Cardiac Arrest? Someday, Drones May Come to Your Rescue
FDA Puts Brakes on Rule Requiring New 'Nutrition Facts' Label
Flu Shot Falls Short More Often for Obese People: Study
For Diabetics, Nasal Powder Fixed Severe Low Blood Sugar
Health Tip: Prepare for a Safe Road Trip
Health Tip: Teach Teens About Dangerous Driving Habits
Key Diabetes Test Gives Higher Blood Sugar Readings in Black Patients
Leading Medical Groups Mobilize Against Obamacare Repeal
Less Invasive Procedure May Treat Fibroids Without Harming Fertility
Sticky Brain 'Plaques' Implicated in Alzheimer's Again
Uncertainty for Obamacare Plans as Filing Deadline Approaches
Who Looks Obese to You?
Women More Likely to Remember Plus-Size Models
Health Highlights: June 12, 2017
'Beans' or 'Sizzlin' Beans:' Words Get People Eating Healthier
2 Billion Worldwide Are Obese or Overweight
A Monkey's 'Smile' May Not Be Sweet
Asian Women Less Likely to Get Follow-up After Abnormal Mammogram
Bats Harbor Viruses That Could Cause Outbreaks in Humans
Choosing a Personal Trainer
Could Your Breakfast Cloud Your Judgment?
Health Tip: Enjoy a Safe Outdoor Meal
Health Tip: Keep Mosquitos Out of Your Yard
Many Preemies Don't Struggle in School
Meds Rooted in Ancient China May Help Heart: Review
Nearly 10 Million U.S. Adults Suffer From Mental Illness
Patient's Education Level May Be Key to Heart Risk
Poor Sleep Habits = Poor Grades
Stay Safe as Summer Temps Soar
Teens With ADHD Face a Higher Crash Risk
With Summer Sun Comes Heightened Skin Cancer Risk
Can Folks With Type 2 Diabetes Forgo the Finger Stick?
Health Highlights: June 9, 2017
1 in 7 Americans Has Kidney Disease: CDC
Bed Partner Often Fuels Loved One's Insomnia
Boys More Likely to Hide a Concussion Than Girls
Depression Can Slow Hospital Patients' Recovery: Study
Even Your Bones Can Get Fat, Mouse Study Suggests
Experimental Zika Vaccine Protects Mice Against Virus: Study
FDA Asks Maker of Opioid Painkiller Opana ER to Pull Drug From Market
Fido May Be a Fit Senior's Best Friend
Health Tip: Finding The Right Dentist
Health Tip: When Your Child Won't Eat Lunch
NBA Players' Late-Night Tweets May Be Bad for Their Game: Study
New Drugs Show Promise as First to Prevent Migraine
Sharp Eyes Can Make Soccer Players Sharp Shooters
The Facts on Flax
Vaginal Bacteria May Affect Herpes and Zika Transmission
Health Highlights: June 8, 2017
1 in 20 Pregnant Women Infected With Zika Have Babies With Birth Defects: CDC
Abused Women Prone to Unnecessary Ovary Removal: Study
Babies' Fascination With Faces May Start in the Womb
Climate Change May Up Asthma Irritant, Study Says
Does a Low-Fat Dairy Habit Boost Parkinson's Risk?
Health Tip: Graduating Teens, Take Care of Your Health
Health Tip: Keep Germs Out of Pool Water
Heart Infections Spike as Injection-Drug Abuse Climbs: CDC
Heart Risks to Fetus From Bipolar Drug May Be Lower Than Thought
Is Full Lymph Node Removal Always Needed for Melanoma?
It's Snakes to the Rescue for Heart Patients
Marathon Runs Won't Harm Your Arteries
Migraine Warning Signs May Differ in Kids, Adults
Newborns Sickened With Legionnaire's Disease Via Home Water Birth: CDC
Opioids Over-Prescribed After C-Sections: Studies
The Doctor Will (Virtually) See You Now
Health Highlights: June 7, 2017
Advances Against Heart Disease Haven't Reached America's Poor: Studies
Antidepressants During Pregnancy Safe for Baby: Study
Could U.S. Election Results Be Harmful to Health?
Do You Have 'Social Jet Lag?'
Excess Alcohol May Speed Muscle Loss in Older Women
Guard Against This Little-Known Swimming Danger
Health Tip: Coping With Sweaty Feet
Health Tip: Stress-Busting Tips for Caregivers
Heroin Vaccine Blocks Drug High in Tests on Monkeys
More Cancers Caught in Wealthy People
Overweight Kids Pay a Heavy Social Price
Special Brain Scans May Predict Autism in High-Risk Babies
Study Confirms Link Between Diabetes Med and Rare But Dangerous Complication
Teen Boys Treated for Assault Often Want Mental Health Care, Too
Toddlers Who Drink Cow's Milk Alternatives May Be Shorter
U.S. Liver Cancer Deaths Have Doubled Since 1980s: Study
Working Workouts Into Your Life
Health Highlights: June 6, 2017
'Recovery-Oriented' Talk Therapy May Help Curb Schizophrenia
1 in 5 Weight-Loss Surgery Patients Using Opioids Years Later
4 in 10 Job-Based Health Plans in U.S. Are Now 'High-Deductible'
Add Fiber Without Extra Calories
Can Drug Company Perks Sway Cancer Docs' Prescriptions?
Chronic Pain Common in Adults With Depression, Anxiety
Even Moderate Drinking May Dull the Aging Brain
Health Tip: Make Healthier Choices for Weight Loss
Health Tip: What's My Target Blood Glucose?
Is White Bread OK for Some People?
Just 10 Cigarettes During Pregnancy Can Harm Kids
Legionnaires' Hiding in Hospital, Nursing Home Plumbing Systems: CDC
Persistent Pain May Lead to Memory Troubles
Pregnancy Weight Gain: Too Much or Too Little Is Unhealthy
Publicly Funded Cancer Trials Gained Americans 3 Million More Years
Replace Coal With Solar Power to Save Money, Lives
Why Teen Mental Ability Surges While Brain Shrinks
Health Highlights: June 5, 2017
Americans Buying Less Salt-Laden Foods
Are Many A-Fib Patients Getting Wrong Doses?
Can Sharing Your Bedroom With Baby Come With Risks?
Cancer Drug Helps Some Kids With Rare Type of Leukemia
Cirrhosis Could Raise Stroke Risk
Diet Journaling Made Easier
Gene-Based Therapy May Thwart a Tough Blood Cancer
Gene-Targeted Drugs Fight Advanced Lung Cancers
Health Tip: Get Your Workout on a Mountain Bike
Health Tip: How to Spot a Sprained Neck
Implantable Defibrillator May Not Mean End to Sports
Moving Toward a Better Blood Pressure Pill
Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths May Be Underestimated: Study
When a Divorce Turns Bitter, Kids' Immune Systems May Pay a Price
Drug Helps Fight Breast Tumors Tied to 'Cancer Genes'
Reporting Symptoms Online to Docs Helps Cancer Patients Live Longer
Breast-Feeding May Reduce Pain From C-Section
Drug Extends Lives of Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer: Studies
Experimental Gene-Targeted Drug Hits Cancer Where It Lives
Pregnancy Doesn't Raise Odds for Breast Cancer's Return
Health Highlights: June 2, 2017
Air Mattresses Linked to More Than 100 Infant Deaths
Baby Teeth Study Points to Links Between Autism, Lead Levels
Childhood Cancer Survivors Now Living Healthier Lives
Conquering One Big Cancer Side Effect: Fear
Dark Skin No Shield From Deadly Skin Cancer
Deciding If Double Knee Replacement Is Right for You
Health Tip: Bleeding Gums During Pregnancy?
Health Tip: Get More Sleep if You Have a Cold
Is One Round of Radiation Enough for Spine Pain in Cancer Patients?
Lentils: The Forgotten Legumes
Overcharging Common in U.S. Emergency Rooms
Shifting Weather Can Unleash Pollen 'Superburst'
The Cost of Bike Crashes in U.S. Tops $24 Billion a Year
What You Need to Know About Antidepressants
Health Highlights: June 1, 2017
'Making the Best of It': Families Face the Heavy Burden of Alzheimer's
Advocating for a Loved One
Can Online Treatment Replace Your Therapist?
Compression Tights Won't Trim Running Times
Elite High Schools Breed Higher Risk of Addiction: Study
Hand Washing Works Whether the Water's Hot or Cold
Health Tip: Grill a Healthier Meal
Health Tip: Identifying Nail Fungus
Loneliness May Lead to Sleepless Nights
MS-Related Brain Changes May Affect Social Skills
Marijuana May Make Your Gums Go to Pot
New Teen Drivers Face Triple the Risk of a Fatal Crash
Scientists Spot Genetic Clues to Disfiguring 'Fish Scale' Disease
Wild 'Death Cap' Mushroom Seriously Sickens 14 in California
Zika's Set to Return to Mainland U.S., But Budget Cuts Threaten Response