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Regular Doc Visits Tied To Fewer Colon Cancers, DeathsWhooping Cough Outbreaks Tied To Parents Shunning Vaccines
Oncologists Call For Industry-Led Global Fund To Fight CancerPreschoolers' Use Of Psychiatric Drugs Levels Off, Study Shows
Teen Health Program Fights Obesity, DepressionMany More Kids Visiting ER For Sports Concussions, Study Finds
Factbox: A Few Things To Know About The U.S. Healthcare LawShort-Term Hearing Loss Can Cause Long-Term Problem
Body Fat Tied To Heart Risks In Normal-Weight AdultsIs Travel To High Altitudes More Risky For People With Diabetes?
Heart Docs Call For Help For Severely Obese KidsNational Screening Strategy For Hepatitis C Urged For Canada
Opportunities, Risks Seen With Dermatology AppsResearch Shows How Aspirin May Act On Blood Platelets To Improve Survival In Colon Cancer Patients
Congress Moves Toward Extending Worldwide Anti-AIDS ProgramAutistic Kids Have Poorer Sleep Quality Than Their Peers Right Up To Their Teens
U.S. Congressional Panels Agree On Bill To Regulate Drug CompoundingPlentiful Mid-Life Stress Linked To Heightened Risk Of Dementia In Late Life
No Link Between Celiac Disease And Autism: StudyBaby Bed-Sharing On The Rise, But Healthcare Providers Can Help Reverse Trend
Drug Subsidy Failed To Close Racial Gap In Statin UseWith Increased Age Comes Decreased Risk-Taking In Decision-Making
EU Lawmakers Back Strict New Approval System For Medical DevicesStudy Compares 2 Commonly Used Estrogen Drugs And Cardiovascular Safety
Weight Loss Tied To Knee Arthritis BenefitsWhen ICUs Get Busy, Doctors Triage Patients More Efficiently, Penn Study Finds
Acupuncture As Good As Counseling For Depression: StudyLeisure-Time Exercise Could Lower Your Risk Of High Blood Pressure
Drinking Habits Linked To Partner ViolenceEmergency Room Visits For Kids With Concussions Skyrocketing
U.S. Attorneys General Urge FDA To Regulate E-CigarettesMedicare Plans Understate Risky Prescribing Rates
UK Pledges $1.6 Billion For Fund To Fight AIDS, TB And MalariaRegular Primary Care Visits Lower Colorectal Cancer Incidence, Death, And All-Cause Mortality
Breastfeeding Concerns Common Among New MothersOrganized Screening For Prostate Cancer Does More Harm Than Good
U.S. FDA Issues Final Rules On Mobile Medical AppsFolic Acid Deficiency Has Multigenerational Effects
Scientists Identify Brain Circuitry That Triggers OvereatingMouse Studies Reveal Promising Vitamin D-Based Treatment For MS
Teen's Friends Most Significant Risk Factor For Early DrinkingEarly Intervention By Infectious Diseases Specialists Saves Lives, Reduces Costs
Psychotropic Prescription Drugs In Young Kids Peaked In Mid-2000sDiabetes Increases The Risk Of Developing And Dying From Breast And Colon Cancer
Survey: Many Who Could Benefit From Obamacare' UnawareColorectal Cancer Screening Works
Infectious Diseases Specialists Saves Lives, Save MoneySurvival After Cancer Diagnosis In Europe Associated With Amount Governments Spend On Health Care
Those With Diabetes At Greater Risk Of Breast, Prostate CancerStudy Reveals Differences In Post-Operative Complications
New Breast Cancer Screening Technique May Reduce BiopsiesStudy Finds Socio-Economic Status Impact Mortality Rates For Certain Stroke In US
Study: Many Mexican-American Children Headed For DiabetesA Study Carried Out On Ninety-Year-Olds Reveals The Benefits Of Strength Training As Physical Exercise
Exercise Can Help Stem Insomnia, But Only If You Stick With ItFDA-Approved Antidepressant May Combat Deadly Form Of Lung Cancer, Stanford Study Finds
Many Young Women Stay Tan All Year, But Increase Cancer RiskAbuse, Lack Of Parental Warmth In Childhood Linked To Multiple Health Risks In Adulthood
Cholesterol Drugs Could Increase Post-Operative DeliriumNew Urine Test For Prostate Cancer Available
Researchers Urge: 'Maintain, Don't Gain,' WeightColorectal Surgeons Develop A Novel Tool For Measuring Quality And Outcomes
About 4,000 U.S. Infants Die During Sleep Time Each YearDebt Linked To Mental Health Problems
Colonoscopy More Effective Test Than SigmoidoscopyEuropean And Brazilian Cardiology Societies Team Up To Tackle Cardiovascular Disease
Lack Of Parental Warmth Can Cause Lifetime Of Ill HealthStudy Reveals Dramatic Fall In Death Rates After Hip Replacements
NYC, State, Federal Government Agencies Fight Painkiller AbuseCurrent Estimate Of Around Quarter Of A Million Deaths Annually Worldwide Vastly Underestimates True Burden Of Rheumatic Heart Disease
New York's Cleanest Air In 50 Years Preventing 800 Premature DeathsQuitting Smoking Easier For Social Media Users
Flu Shot May Not Be As Effective In Seniors, But Still NeededDrivers Who Test Positive For Drugs Have Triple The Risk Of A Fatal Car Crash
Electronic Lab Reporting Results Track Infectious DiseasesFamily Resiliency Center Helps Study How Food-Bank Clients Afford Basic Non-Food Items
Drugged Drivers Have Increased Risk Of Automobile CrashesRestricting Antibiotics Could Be Key To Fighting 'Superbug'
Doctors Advising Pregnant Patients To Get Flu ShotFlame Retardant Ban Reduces Exposures In Pregnant Women
Even If Quitting Smoking Leads To Weight Gain, It Still HelpsStudy Finds Link Between Commonly Prescribed Statin And Memory Impairment
Stroke Risk May Be Reduced By Vitamin B SupplementsDiabetes Ups Risk For Death From Breast, Colon Cancer, Study Finds
Texas One Of The Worst States For Women; California One Of The BestTips For Preventing, Coping With Pinkeye
Uninsured To Be Able To Buy Health Insurance For $100 Or LessAging May Not Dull Decision-Making Skills, Study Finds
Girls Who Ate Peanut Butter, Nuts Had Better Breast Health LaterSimple Method May Help Predict Tiny Preemies' Outlook
Night Owls And Those Who Work Night Sshifts May Eat MoreCan Eating Peanut Butter Cut Breast Cancer Risk In Later Life?
U.S. Seniors On Medicare Do Not Need To Apply For 'Obamacare'Smokers Have Higher Complication Risk After Colon Surgery, Study Finds
'Un-Conference' Votes On Projects That Innovate In HealthcareDrugged Driving Plays Major Role In Traffic Deaths
New HIV Infections Down 33 Percent Since 2001 WorldwideTeaching Sleep Tips To Parents Seems To Help Kids With Autism
Experts: Women At High Risk Of Breast Cancer Should Consider 2 DrugsHealthy Eating Benefits Heart Failure Patients, Study Says
1-In-5 U.S. Women Of Reproductive Age UninsuredScientists Gain Genetic Insight Into Alzheimer's Disease
Marriage May Be More Effective Fighting Cancer Than ChemoMelatonin Helps Control Weight Gain As It Stimulates The Appearance Of 'Beige Fat'
Those With Kidney Disease Inappropriately Prescribed StatinsFlame Retardants In Blood Drop After State Ban
Turmeric May Help Against Lupus, Cancer And DiabetesAbiraterone Acetate Delays Quality Of Life Decline In Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Norovirus Spreads To Others Three Days After Symptoms StopLiving Better With Heart Failure By Changing What You Eat
Autism Could Be Linked To Grandfather's AgeNew Study Shows How ICU Ventilation May Trigger Mental Decline
Affordable Care Act: Most Get Insurance $100/Month Or LessOlder Is Wiser, At Least Economically
FDA Approves First 'Pre-Surgical' Drug For Breast Cancer4-Year Repeat Of Bone Mineral Density Screening In Seniors Offers Limited Value
Seeing Doctor Regularly May Cut Your Colon Cancer RiskPast Weight Loss An Overlooked Factor In Disordered Eating
Many U.S. Parents Share Bed With Babies Despite Risks: SurveyProfessional French Horn Players In Danger Of Developing Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
A Single Mild Blast Exposure Can Cause Brain Injuries With Similarities To Alzheimer's DiseaseBreastfeeding Fraught With Early Challenges For Many First-Time Mothers
World Heart Day 2013Partner Violence Linked To Specific Drinking Environments
Regenstrief, IU Automated CHICA System Makes ADHD Diagnosis More AccurateACP Issues Recommendations For Treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Targeted Radiation Therapy Safe, Effective Treatment For Elderly With Pancreatic CancerBooster Dose Of New Meningitis Vaccine May Be Beneficial
HPV Linked To Growing Number Of Young Adults With Oropharyngeal CancerThe Brain Cannot Be Fooled By Artificial Sweeteners
Scientists Discover Environmental Enrichment For TBI Patients May Counter Shrinkage In The BrainBlood Pressure Cuff May Save Lives In Patients With Acute Heart Attack
'Traffic Light' Test Could Prevent Hundreds Of People Developing Alcohol-Related CirrhosisDigoxin Use Associated With Higher Risk Of Death For Patients Diagnosed With Heart Failure
Having Children Lowers Mortality In People With Type 1 Diabetes, But For Women More Than MenTransmitting Future Asthma By Smoking Today
Study Shows Social Deprivation A Key Factor In Mortality In Type 1 DiabetesHigher Calorie Diets Increase Weight Gain, Shorten Hospital Stays For Teens With Anorexia
UK Study Shows Improvements In Life Expectancy In Type 1 Diabetes Which Should Now Be Reflected In Life Insurance And Other Relevant Policies For Those With The ConditionCarbon Monoxide Could Hold Promise Of Effective Preeclampsia Treatment, Prevention
Study: Majority Of Patients Who Qualify For Lifesaving Heart Treatment Do Not Receive ItAntibacterial Products Fuel Resistant Bacteria In Streams And Rivers
Warning Of Potential Side Effects Of A Product Can Increase Its SalesFirst Real-Time Detector For IV Delivered Drugs May Help Eliminate Life-Threatening Medical Errors
External Beam RT For Early-Stage Breast Cancer Does Not Increase Mortality RisksOlder Adults Live Longer With A Few Extra Pounds – If They Don’t Add More
Link Between Antidepressants And Diabetes Risk Is RealNew Test Enables Early Diagnosis Of Liver Cancer
Study Findings May Explain Delayed Onset Of Heart Disease In WomenWorld Alzheimer Report 2013
Low Testosterone May Be Linked To Heart ProblemsStanford Scientists Reveal How Beta-Amyloid May Cause Alzheimer's
Vitamin D Alone Does Little To Protect Bone Health In Postmenopausal WomenUnited Nations Reports 'Dramatic' Progress In Fight Against AIDS
Prevalence Of Poorer Kidney Function Increases Among Adults 80 Years Of Age And OlderPositive Outlook In Heart Disease Tied To Fewer Deaths
Decision-Making Tool May Help Rule Out Brain Hemorrhage For Patients In Emergency DepartmentU.S. FDA Issues Final Rule On Medical Device Identifier Codes
Sensor-Augmented Insulin Pump Therapy Reduces Rate Of Severe Hypoglycemic EventsStatin Use Tied To Cataract Development: Study
Study Findings Question Frequency Of Bone Mineral Density Testing For Predicting Fracture RiskBraces Help Avoid Surgery In Teens With Scoliosis
Diet And Exercise For Knee Osteoarthritis Produces Greater Improvement In Knee Pain, FunctionU.S. To Spend Up To $273 Million On Tobacco-Related Research
Researchers Find No Age-Related Differences In Post-Concussion SymptomsDementia To Drive Global Leap In Number Of Elderly Needing Care
Recommendations Guide Physicians In Treatment Of Systemic Juvenile ArthritisHarvard Study Finds Food Expiration Labels Are Misleading
Playing With Blocks May Help Children's Spatial And Math ThinkingStudies Confirm Colon Cancer Screening Reduces Deaths
Responsive Interactions Key To Toddlers' Ability To Learn LanguageVA Increases Breast Screenings After Initiative
Economic Rewards Of Better Land Management: Estimated 2.3 Billion Tons Of Crops Worth $1.4 TrillionHeadaches, Dizziness Could Be Signs Of Bullying
Early Imaging, Diagnosis Of Alzheimer's Leads To Changes In Patient Care, Better OutcomesHormone Therapy Risks May Vary By Weight, Other Factors
Alzheimer’s Progression Tracked Prior To DementiaObama Administration Seeks To Bolster U.S. Health Law Privacy
Racial And Ethnic Disparities Exist In ER Pain Management For Children With Abdominal PainDoc Financial Interest May Influence MRI Referrals
Reassuring Findings For Mothers Who Have Influenza Vaccine While PregnantWomen With Breast Cancer May Overestimate Secondary Risks
Protecting Specific Area Of The Brain During Radiation Therapy Substantially Reduces Memory LossHospital-Acquired MRSA Infection Rates Falling: CDC
Pesticide Regulation In California Is Flawed, UCLA Report Says‘Extreme’ Binge Drinking Common Among Teens: Study
Identifying Trauma Risk In Small Children Early After An AccidentDrug-Resistant 'Superbugs' Deemed Urgent Threats: U.S. Report
Sibling Bullying: What’s The Big Deal?Exercise, Diet Habits Improving Among Youth: Study
HEALTH REFORM: If You're An Uninsured Worker, It's Your Chance To Get CoveredMost Steroid Skin Creams Likely Safe During Pregnancy
Report: Health-Reform Plans Seem To Have Lower-Than-Expected PremiumsDoctors Doing Little To Promote Sunscreen Use: Study
It's Not Too Soon to Get Your Flu Shot, Doctor SaysDelayed Vaccines Tied To Whooping Cough Risk
Survey Could Spot Parents Who Shun Child VaccinationsDiet Quality Linked To Pancreatic Cancer Risk
10 Percent Weight Loss May Relieve Arthritic Knee PainExercise May Help Alleviate Depression: Review
Little Benefit Seen In Repeat Bone-Density TestingGroup Therapy May Prevent Depression In At-Risk Teens
Insulin Pump Shut-Off Feature Prevents Low Blood Sugar, Study FindsHospital Infections Cost U.S. $10 Billion A Year
New Tool May Help Identify Deadly Brain BleedHuge Tobacco Use In India Seen Killing 1.5 Million A Year
Chronic Kidney Disease On Rise Among U.S. Seniors, Study ShowsExposure Therapy Good Addition For OCD Treatment: Study
Low Testosterone Linked To Possible Heart Problems In MenObesity Tied To Semi-Frequent Migraines: Study
Study May Help Explain Delay Of Heart Disease In WomenPaying Doctors For Better Care Improves Quality: Studies
Vitamin D Alone Doesn't Boost Bone Health, Study SaysElectronic Records Tied To Fewer Hospitalizations
Can Mild Hypothermia Treatment Improve Neuron Survival After Traumatic Brain Injury?FDA Beefs Up Pain-Drug Warnings In Face Of Abuse Epidemic
Managed Care Reduces Hospitalizations In Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia‘Futile Treatment' Common In ICUs: Study
Protein Explains Increased Asthma Severity In Children Exposed To Diesel Exhaust From TrafficNew U.S. Medicaid Enrollees Likely To Be Younger, Healthier: Studies
Rising Rates Of Severe And Fatal Sepsis During Labor And DeliveryYounger Women May Benefit From Mammograms: Study
Smartphones And Tablets Could Provide Universal Access To Medical MonitoringU.S. Anti-Smoking Ads Tied To 1.6 Million Quit Attempts
Fewer Weeks Of Hormone Therapy Before Radiation Reduces Side Effects In Intermediate Risk PCaStudy Reassures On Safety Of Inhaled Lung Treatment
Avoiding Specific Region Of Brain During Whole-Brain Radiotherapy Prevents Memory LossE-Cigarettes As Good As Nicotine Patches In Helping Smokers Quit
Large European Study Suggests Men With Type 1 Diabetes Are Better At Blood Sugar Control Than WomenArsenic Levels In Rice Too Low For Short-Term Risk: FDA
Prenatal Exposure To Antiepileptic Drugs Associated With Impaired Fine Motor SkillsWhooping Cough Reaches Epidemic Level In Texas: Official
Bedsharing Associated With Longer Breastfeeding, Study Warns Of Bedsharing RiskSkipping Meds Linked To More Hospital Visits For Kids
Medicare Expenses For Patients With Heart Attacks Increase Between 1998 And 2008U.S. Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes Doubled, CDC Reports
UMass Amherst Study Finds Daytime Naps Enhance Learning In Preschool ChildrenGlobal Gaps In High Blood Pressure Knowledge, Treatment
Simple, 2-Question Survery Accurately Screens Cancer Patients For DepressionTrauma Therapy May Ease Distress For Mothers Of Preemies
Lower Incomes Linked To MigrainesProtein Found In Blood Might Help Detect Lung Cancer Sooner: Report
Quicker Heart Treatment Hasn't Lowered Deaths: StudyBlueberries, Red Grapes May Boost Body's Immune Function
With Safeguards, Iron May Not Raise Kids' Malaria RiskHealthy Lifestyle May Reverse Cellular Aging, Study Suggests
Steroids Offer Mostly Short-Term Carpal Tunnel ReliefCDC Sounds Alarm On Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
One In Four U.S. Heart Disease Deaths Could Be Prevented, CDC SaysUnfounded Fear Prompts Some Preventive Mastectomies: Study
Better Diet Tied To Fewer Deaths After Heart AttackSerious MRSA Infections In U.S. Declining: CDC
More Patients Stay On Treatment With Heart 'Polypill'Costs For Kids' Food Allergies Estimated At Nearly $25 Billion
Kids Can Get 3- Or 4-Strain Flu Vaccine: Pediatricians1 In 5 High School Seniors Binge Drinks: Study
Scientists Find Possible New Way Of Fighting High Blood PressureChest Pain Less Common In Female Heart Patients: Study
Analysis: Doctors Worry As Heart Drug Research Loses SteamU.S. Teens Begin To Slim Down, Study Suggests
Doctors Get Good And Bad Safety News On Diabetes DrugsBullied Kids Often Develop Physical Symptoms, Study Says
Life Expectancy Gap Growing Between Rich/Poor World Women: WHOSickle Cell Drug Reduces Symptoms, Health Costs Alike, Study Finds
FDA Launches System To Label Medical DevicesDiet During Pregnancy And Early Life Affects Children’s Behaviour and Intelligence
Women Vets May Need More Access To Breast Cancer ServicesWhy Can Prenatal Alcohol Exposure Lead To Fetal Alcohol Syndrome?
Statins Linked To Raised Risk Of Cataracts In StudyBacteria Responsible For Gum Disease Facilitates Development And Progression Of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Mental State Influences Readmission After Heart Failure Treatment, Study SaysSimple Steps May Identify Patients That Hold Onto Excess Sodium
Overlooked Delirium Worsens Hospital Course For People With DementiaAmericans Living Longer, More Healthy Lives
Blood 'Marker' May Predict Diabetes Risk In Older WomenStudy Finds 30 Percent Lower Risk Of Dying For Diabetics With Bypass Surgery Vs. Stent
'Intensifed' Global Effort Needed To Further Cut Child Deaths: ReportCodeine Could Increase Users' Sensitivity To Pain
Anti-Smoking Campaign Surpasses ExpectationsMore Than Just Type 1 Or Type 2: DiMelli Study Points To Different Forms Of Diabetes
Alzheimer's 'Epidemic' Straining Caregiver, Community Resources: ReportHealth Care Safety Net Catches Suburban Poor
FDA Airs Plan To Strengthen Rules For Imported FoodsChildhood Obesity May Quadruple High Blood Pressure Risk In Adulthood
Study: Different Hormone Therapy Formulations May Pose Different Risks For Heart Attack And StrokeHigh Blood Pressure Reading In Kids Linked To Triple Risk For Condition As Adults
Millions Harmed Each Year From Unsafe Medical CareTesting Child's Urine May Help Doctors Identify Risk For High Blood Pressure
Colonoscopy Screening Every Ten Years Could Prevent 40% Of Colorectal CancersYounger Women With Type 2 Diabetes Face Higher Risk Of Heart Disease
More Than 40 Million Episodes Of Poor Care In Hospitals Every Year WorldwideBrain Atrophy Linked With Cognitive Decline In Diabetes
Pregnant Women With High/Low BMI Are At Higher Risk Of Complications And Hospital AdmissionsStudy: Chest Pain Duration Can Signal Heart Attack
Study Reinforces Value Of Colonoscopy Screening For Colorectal Cancer PreventionResearch Uncovers Potential Preventive For Central Line Infection
Hospital Readmission Rates Linked With Quality Of Surgical CareRadiotherapy In Girls And The Risk Of Breast Cancer Later In Life
Study Shows Colonoscopy Better Than Sigmoidoscopy In Protecting Against Colorectal CancerTrauma Centers Serving Mostly White Patients Have Lower Death Rates For Patients Of All Races
Can Vitamin B Supplements Help Stave Off Stroke?Drug Treatment Means Better, Less Costly Care For Children With Sickle Cell Disease
Study Finds That A Subset Of Children Often Considered To Have Autism May Be MisdiagnosedHow Schizophrenia Affects The Brain
Why Kids Breathe Easier In SummerMeningitis A Mass Vaccination Campaign In Sub-Saharan Africa Shows Dramatic Impact Of New Vaccine
Study: Memory Problems, Emotional Stress Result In Early Readmissions Of Heart PatientsNew Antibiotic Shows Promise For Treating MRSA Pneumonia
Osteoarthritis And The (Not So) Painful Step Toward A CurePumping Draws Arsenic Toward A Big-City Aquifer
Red Grapes, Blueberries May Enhance Immune FunctionExercise For Depression: Some Benefits But Better Trials Are Needed
In California, Adults With Medicaid Coverage Have Highest Increase In Emergency Department VisitsTest Could Identify Which Prostate Cancers Require Treatment
Mental Fog With Tamoxifen Is Real; URMC Finds Possible AntidoteAerobic Fitness Boosts Learning, Memory In 9-10-Year-Old Children
New Insight Into Reducing Racial/Ethnic Disparities In DiabetesObesity May Be Associated With Even Occasional Migraines
New Marker Identified For Early Diagnosis Of Lung CancerT-rays Offer Potential For Earlier Diagnosis Of Melanoma
Tamoxifen's Mental Side Effects Are Real, StudyObesity Combined With Exposure To Cigarette Smoke May Pose New Health Concerns
2 Questions May Reveal Seniors' Impending Decline, Study SaysAlmost 2 Million U.S. Minors Tried E-Cigarettes In 2012
Medicaid Patients Behind Jump In California ER Visits, Study FindsStudy: Uncontrolled Hypertension Is Common
Copper Bracelets And Magnetic Wrist Straps Fail To Help Rheumatoid Arthritis, Says York ResearchMore U.S. Adults Age 44 And Younger Are At Risk Of Stroke
High Rate Of Spinal Injuries Among Troops Deployed To Iraq And AfghanistanParent's Goals For ADHD Child's Treatment Key To Decision
Diet Is Associated With The Risk Of DepressionCDC: Binge Drinking Not Just For Guys, Or The Young
Obese Stomachs Tell Us Diets Are Doomed To FailPediatricians: Kids Should Get Flu Vaccine As Soon As Possible
Automated Telephone Calls Improve Blood Pressure ControlScientists: U.S. No Longer The Global Leader In Research
Fewer Cases Of Antibiotic-Resistant MRSA Infection In The US In 2011200,000 U.S. Heart Disease, Stroke Deaths Can Be Prevented
Study Estimates Economic Impact Of Childhood Food AllergiesThose Who Lose A Night's Sleep Tend To Eat More Fast Food
Binge Drinking 5-Plus Drinks Common For High School Seniors, Some Drink MoreShort Bouts Of Intense Exercise Can Help Women Lose Weight
Prescription Drug Expenses In Canada Are A Health-Care BarrierWomen In Developed Countries Living Longer
Chronic Inflammation Linked To Less Likelihood Of Healthy AgingCholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Help Prevent Dementia
Varenicline Helps Smokers With Depression To Quit SmokingLow-Wage Pay = Non-Standard Hours = Hurt Health, Relationships
Survey: Unfounded Fear Of Recurrence Prompts Young Breast Cancer Patients To Remove Healthy BreastsMore Research Urgently Needed On Caffeine
Approved Cancer Drug Potentially Could Help Treat Diabetes, Stanford Researchers FindAmino Acid With Promising Anti-Diabetic Effects – University Of Copenhagen
UNC Research Points To Promising Treatment For Macular DegenerationMore Than 100,000 Americans Quit Smoking Due To National Media Campaign
Diets Low In Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids May Be A Problem For YoungstersWorld Heart Federation Calls On All Countries To Follow Example Of Finland, New Zealand
Report Sees Continued Advances In War Against CancerHypertensive Smoking Women Have An Exceptionally High Risk Of A Fatal Brain Bleeding
'Bath Salts' Drugs Led To 23,000 ER Visits In One Year: U.S. ReportBrain Circuitry Loss May Be Sign Of Cognitive Decline In Healthy Elderly
Undervaccination Appears Associated With Increased Risk Of Whooping CoughPolishing The Gems Who Are Alzheimer's Patients
Household Routines May Help Reduce BMI In Minority ChildrenSleepy Teens Seem At Higher Risk For Pedestrian Accidents
ACR, SBI On Cancer Study: More Breast Cancer Screening Needed In Younger WomenTeens' Use Of E-Cigarettes Doubles In A Year: CDC
Wireless Network Detects Falls By The ElderlyMenthol Cigarette Use Rising Among Young Smokers
New Muscular Dystrophy Treatment Shows Promise In Early StudyStressful Events May Raise Risk Of Falls In Older Men, Study Finds
Study Reveals Why Warnings May Be Ineffective At Teaching Young People About RisksNursing Students Lack Effective Role Models For Infection Prevention: Study
Obese Teenagers Who Lose Weight At Risk For Developing Eating DisordersGround Breaking Research Identifies Promising Drugs For Treating Parkinson's
Children Referred For Chest Pain Rarely Have Cardiac DiseaseStressful Life Events Significantly Raise The Risk Of Falls In Older Men
The New Face Of Medicaid: Incoming Enrollees May Be Younger; More White Men, Smokers, DrinkersTattoos Reduce Chances Of Getting A Job, New Research Says
Commercial Baby Foods Don't Meet Infants' Weaning NeedsResearch Confirms Mediterranean Diet Is Good For The Mind
Blacks In U.S. May Be At Higher Risk For Health Problems From Insufficient SleepMulti-Drug Pills Help People Stick To Heart Disease Prevention Regimens
Is Bigger Really Better When It Comes To Size Of Labor Wards?Being Underweight Increases Death Risk Of CAD Women By 2-Fold
ER Visits After Surgery: Study Finds High Rate Among Seniors & Lots Of Variation Among HospitalsLow BMI Is A Risk Factor For CVD In Hypertensive Patients With Diabetes
Severity Of Sleep Apnea Predicts Aggressiveness Of MelanomaMedication Does Not Slow Progression Of Coronary Disease In Patients With Prehypertension
Severe Asthma Patients Less Responsive To TreatmentHepatitis B Immunization Program In Taiwan Associated With Reduction In Chronic Liver Disease Deaths
Breath Tests Could Be Used To Diagnose Lung CancerEffect Of Iron Supplementation Among Children Living In Malaria-Endemic Area On Incidence Of Malaria
5 Percent Of US Children, Teens Classified As 'Severely Obese'Study Evaluates Prevalence Of Diabetes Among Adults In China
New Report Finds No Evidence That Safety-Net Patients Receive Substandard Primary CareMultinational Study Shows Need For Substantial Improvement In Hypertension Diagnosis And Treatment
Study Uncovers Value Of Mammogram Screening For Younger WomenUncontrolled Hypertension Is Common, But Untreated, Worldwide
Insulin Secretion Disrupted By Increased Fatty AcidsMenopausal Women At Greater Risk For Asthma Hospitalization
In-Home Intervention Improves Routines That Reduce Risk Of Childhood ObesityElectromagnets Guide Heart Device Implantation, Reduce Radiation Exposure
Scientific Symposium Today On Healthful Antioxidants In Plant-Based FoodsDeveloping & Delivering Interventions For Pregnancy To Reduce Mother & Child Deaths
Cancer Drug May Be Helpful For Diabetes, Mouse Study HintsAssociation Between Hormone Replacement Therapy Use And Breast Cancer Risk Varies
FDA Panel Backs Wider Use Of Drug To Treat Early Stage Breast CancerHormone May Help Fight Obesity And Reduce Cholesterol
Treatment Options Expand For Psoriasis PatientsPeritoneal Dialysis As An Intervention For Stroke Patients
Older Age May Mean Fewer HangoversDrug Reduces Hospitalizations And Cost Of Treating Young Children With Sickle Cell Anemia
Simple Score May Predict Heart Attack, Stroke RisksMagnetic Resonance Imaging Before Ablation For Atrial Fibrosis Helps Predict Success Of Treatment
Car Ventilation Settings May Reduce Exposure To PollutionOut-Of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survival Just 7 Percent
Trauma Center Death Rates Linked To Patient PopulationQuitting Smoking Drops Heart Attack Risk To Levels Of Never Smokers
Informed Patients Can Help Stem Antibiotic OveruseStudy Finds Mechanical Chest Compressions Are Equally As Effective As Manual CPR
Vitamin D Deficiency Often Seen In Traumatic Bone BreaksListening To Favorite Music Improves Endothelial Function In CAD
4 Factors Predict Diabetes Remission After Surgery: StudyPhysical Activity Decreases Sudden Cardiac Death Risk In Unfit Men
Vaccine Coverage High In U.S., but Measles Outbreaks A Concern: CDCCold Weather Produces More Heart Attacks
Childhood Obesity Quadruples Chances Of Adult Hypertension: StudyCardiovascular Risk Factors Highest In Winter And Lowest In Summer
Salk Scientists And Colleagues Discover Important Mechanism Underlying Alzheimer's DiseaseTASTE Trial Challenge Current Practice Of Blood Clot Aspiration After Heart Attack
Why Do Black Women Have A Higher Risk Of Death From Heart Disease Than White Women?Big Belly Increases Death Risk In Heart Attack Survivors
Sleep Deprivation Increases Food Purchasing The Next DayNew Drug Shows Promise For Type 2 Diabetes
What Are The Risks Of Student Cyberbullying?Hospital-Acquired Infections Cost $10 Billion A Year: Study
Young Adults With Autism Found To Have Difficulty Transitioning Into EmploymentPanel Wavers On Routine Screening For Poor Leg Circulation
Smoking + Asthma + Pregnant = A Dangerous CombinationMore Menopausal Women Hospitalized For Asthma, Study Finds
New Coating May Reduce Blood Clot Risk Inside StentsNew Diabetes Drug Seems Safe For Heart, Study Finds
Most Breast Cancer Deaths Occur In Younger, Unscreened Women: StudyClearing More Arteries Works In Angioplasty Trial
'Tips From Smokers' Campaign Beat ExpectationsBoys Have Higher Death Rates From Many Causes, Study Shows
For Obese Kids, Weight Loss Can Sometimes Lead To Eating DisordersParents' Goals Guide ADHD Treatment Choice
Recycled Wastewater Safe For Crop Irrigation, Study SaysTake Kids To Get Their Flu Shots Early, Experts Say
Researchers: Protein Linked To Sudden Cardiac DeathMost Childhood Sleep Problems Are Preventable: Expert
E-Cigarettes May Equal Nicotine Patches For Smoking CessationFor Teens, Favorite Tunes May Impair Driving
FDA: Low Levels Of Arsenic In RiceGlass Of Wine A Day May Ward Off Depression, Study Suggests
More U.S. Women Having Kids In Their 30s and 40s: ReportFor Some With Alzheimer's, Occupational Therapy Can Bring Welcome Relief