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Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate Republicans Reveal Their Replacement for Obamacare
Mammogram Decision Hinges on Patient-Doc Talk, Ob-Gyn Group Says
Guided Exercise May Help Chronic Fatigue Patients: Study
Legalized Pot May Lead to More Traffic Crashes
Lifestyle Changes Might Prevent or Slow Dementia
Heart Disease: A Price Humans Pay for Fertility?
Most U.S. Teens Aren't 'Doing It'
Tissue Testing Can Spot Zika at Birth: CDC
OCD May Be Linked to Inflammation in the Brain: Study
Too Few Women, Docs Understand Dangers of Heart Disease
When is Tourette Syndrome Actually Autism?
Tips to Curb Nighttime Eating
Could Your Office Job Rob You of Vitamin D?
Secondhand Smoke Still Plagues Some Cancer Survivors
Health Highlights: June 22, 2017
Health Tip: Want Healthier Lungs?
Health Tip: Get the Facts on Alcohol and Sleep
Many Doctors Silent on Cost of Cancer Care
Big Gap in Cancer Deaths Between Rich, Poor Countries
Head Position May Not Affect Outcome After Stroke
Breast-Feeding Tied to Lower Heart, Stroke Risk for Mom
Could a Monetary Perk Help Keep HIV Patients on Their Meds?
Rogue Genes May Cause Some ALS Cases
Depressed Back Pain Patients Often Get Opioids
Extreme Heat in Southwest a Deadly Threat
Could You Raise a 'No-Diaper' Baby?
Opioid-Linked Hospitalizations Rising Fastest for Women: Study
Suicide Risk Especially High for U.S. Farmers
Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?
Posture Pointers for Computer Jockeys
Health Highlights: June 21, 2017
Health Tip: Preventing Tick Bites
Health Tip: Become an Active Family
Zika-Bearing Mosquitoes More Widespread in U.S. Than Expected
FDA Warns Diabetics Against Use of Secondhand Test Strips
When Is Risk Highest for Women With Breast Cancer Gene Mutations?
Group Urges Tougher Limits on Chemical in Shampoos, Cosmetics
Severe Headaches Plague Vets With Traumatic Brain Injuries
Study Hints at Link Between Some Statins, Parkinson's Risk
Could Certain Hair Dyes, Relaxers Raise Breast Cancer Risk?
Many Americans May Be Taking Too Much Vitamin D
Vaccine Curbs High Cholesterol in Mice
Cocaine, Other Drugs Detected in Carrie Fisher's System After Her Death
Many Chronic Illnesses Linked to Suicide Risk
Childhood Chemo May Have Lasting Effects on Memory
Breaking Bad (Eating Habits)
Health Highlights: June 20, 2017
Health Tip: Why Is My Skin Dry?
Health Tip: Make a Bright, Healthy Plate
Americans Want to Be Fit, But Most Don't Put in the Effort
Yoga Soothes Back Pain in Study
Opioid Abuse Jumps 6-Fold for U.S. Youth, Too Few Get Treated: Study
How to Beat Jet Lag This Summer Vacation
Major Heart Group Says Doctor-Patient Talks Are Key
Why Patients Leave the Hospital Against Doctor's Orders
Most Mothers Have Been Victims of 'Mommy-Shaming,' Poll Finds
Strike Back Against Snake Bites
Guns Kill or Wound 7,000 U.S. Kids a Year: Report
With Climate Change, More Deadly Heatwaves Will Strike
Non-Opioid Drug More Effective for Migraines: Study
Raise the Smoking Age to 21? Most Kids Fine With That
Acupuncture May Be Effective Painkiller in the ER
Better Sleep for Better Weight Loss
Health Highlights: June 19, 2017
Health Tip: Considering Bed Sharing?
Health Tip: Managing Arthritis Fatigue
Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips
Cooking Out? Don't Forget Your Food Thermometer
Lifesaving Drugs From Pfizer in Short Supply: FDA
High-Intensity Exercise May Be Bad for the Bowels
Addicts Try to Avoid Deadly Fentanyl, But Many Tragically Fail
Study Cites Top Reasons Young Autism Patients Are Hospitalized
Summer Fun Is Not Without Hazards
Are U.S. Teens Now as Inactive as 60-Year-Olds?
Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users
Seniors Get Good Results From Herniated Disc Surgery
'Good' Donor Bacteria Can Last Long Term in Stool Transplant Patients
Happy Marriage, Healthier Spouses
Helmets for Motorcyclists a No Brainer: Study
Give Dad the Gift of Health on Father's Day
Why Yoga, Tai Chi and Meditation Are Good for You
Health Highlights: June 16, 2017
Health Tip: Children and Thumbsucking
Health Tip: If You Have Sleep Apnea
First Decline Seen in 'Vaping' Among U.S. Teens: CDC
Horse Therapy Could Rein In Stroke's Damage Years Later
Many Young Americans Using Snuff, Chewing Tobacco
Want a Workout for Mind and Body? Hop on Your Bike
Healthy Dietary Fats Help Beat High Cholesterol
Pot Plus Booze: A Deadly Mix Behind the Wheel
Higher Pregnancy Weight Tied to Raised Odds for Birth Defects
Medical Costs Soar for U.S. Babies Born Addicted to Opioids
Mission to Mars Would Double Astronauts' Cancer Risk
Leading U.S. Doctors' Group Takes Aim at Rising Drug Prices
When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids' Misbehaving Can Rise
'Couch Potatoes' May Face Higher Risk of Kidney, Bladder Cancers
U.S. Hospitals Still Prescribe Too Many Antibiotics: Study
Centenarians Often Healthier Than Younger Seniors: Study
Are You at Risk for Metabolic Syndrome?
Health Highlights: June 15, 2017
Health Tip: Applying Sunscreen on Children
Health Tip: Recognizing Summer Allergy Symptoms
Broccoli Extract Shows Promise for Type 2 Diabetes
A Sufferer's Guide to Easin' Sneezin' Season
Could Prefab Blood Vessels Revolutionize Root Canals?
Video Call May Be as Good as Doctor Visit for Headache
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?
Hospitals Get Good News About Fighting Staph Infections
As U.S. Heroin Use Reaches 20-Year High, Cost to Society Soars
Home Blood Pressure Monitors Wrong 7 of 10 Times: Study
It's a Tough Flu Season … for Dogs
Nighttime Airport Noise May Raise Heart Risks
Helping Your Kids Cope With Your Divorce
Health Highlights: June 14, 2017
Health Tip: Help Prevent Skin Cancer
Health Tip: Inspect Your Child's Playground
FDA Puts Brakes on Rule Requiring New 'Nutrition Facts' Label
Leading Medical Groups Mobilize Against Obamacare Repeal
Cardiac Arrest? Someday, Drones May Come to Your Rescue
Flu Shot Falls Short More Often for Obese People: Study
Less Invasive Procedure May Treat Fibroids Without Harming Fertility
Key Diabetes Test Gives Higher Blood Sugar Readings in Black Patients
Women More Likely to Remember Plus-Size Models
Adding in Prescription for Partner Boosts STD Care
Uncertainty for Obamacare Plans as Filing Deadline Approaches
Sticky Brain 'Plaques' Implicated in Alzheimer's Again
Can Coffee, Tea Protect the Liver From 'Western' Diet?
For Diabetics, Nasal Powder Fixed Severe Low Blood Sugar
Who Looks Obese to You?
Protein Powerhouses
Health Highlights: June 13, 2017
Health Tip: Prepare for a Safe Road Trip
Health Tip: Teach Teens About Dangerous Driving Habits
'Beans' or 'Sizzlin' Beans:' Words Get People Eating Healthier
Could Your Breakfast Cloud Your Judgment?
A Monkey's 'Smile' May Not Be Sweet
Nearly 10 Million U.S. Adults Suffer From Mental Illness
Meds Rooted in Ancient China May Help Heart: Review
Stay Safe as Summer Temps Soar
Teens With ADHD Face a Higher Crash Risk
Patient's Education Level May Be Key to Heart Risk
Poor Sleep Habits = Poor Grades
Asian Women Less Likely to Get Follow-up After Abnormal Mammogram
Bats Harbor Viruses That Could Cause Outbreaks in Humans
Choosing a Personal Trainer
Many Preemies Don't Struggle in School
2 Billion Worldwide Are Obese or Overweight
Health Highlights: June 12, 2017
Health Tip: Enjoy a Safe Outdoor Meal
Health Tip: Keep Mosquitos Out of Your Yard
With Summer Sun Comes Heightened Skin Cancer Risk
Can Folks With Type 2 Diabetes Forgo the Finger Stick?
New Drugs Show Promise as First to Prevent Migraine
Even Your Bones Can Get Fat, Mouse Study Suggests
FDA Asks Maker of Opioid Painkiller Opana ER to Pull Drug From Market
Experimental Zika Vaccine Protects Mice Against Virus: Study
Bed Partner Often Fuels Loved One's Insomnia
NBA Players' Late-Night Tweets May Be Bad for Their Game: Study
Depression Can Slow Hospital Patients' Recovery: Study
Boys More Likely to Hide a Concussion Than Girls
Vaginal Bacteria May Affect Herpes and Zika Transmission
Fido May Be a Fit Senior's Best Friend
1 in 7 Americans Has Kidney Disease: CDC
Sharp Eyes Can Make Soccer Players Sharp Shooters
The Facts on Flax
Health Highlights: June 9, 2017
Health Tip: When Your Child Won't Eat Lunch
Health Tip: Finding The Right Dentist
1 in 20 Pregnant Women Infected With Zika Have Babies With Birth Defects: CDC
Opioids Over-Prescribed After C-Sections: Studies
It's Snakes to the Rescue for Heart Patients
Does a Low-Fat Dairy Habit Boost Parkinson's Risk?
Newborns Sickened With Legionnaire's Disease Via Home Water Birth: CDC
Heart Infections Spike as Injection-Drug Abuse Climbs: CDC
Is Full Lymph Node Removal Always Needed for Melanoma?
Migraine Warning Signs May Differ in Kids, Adults
Babies' Fascination With Faces May Start in the Womb
Abused Women Prone to Unnecessary Ovary Removal: Study
Climate Change May Up Asthma Irritant, Study Says
Heart Risks to Fetus From Bipolar Drug May Be Lower Than Thought
Marathon Runs Won't Harm Your Arteries
The Doctor Will (Virtually) See You Now
Health Highlights: June 8, 2017
Health Tip: Keep Germs Out of Pool Water
Health Tip: Graduating Teens, Take Care of Your Health