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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Brain-Computer Link Restores Some Movement to Quadraplegic Man
Kids Peppered With Pot Ads
Marathon Running May Cause Short-Term Kidney Injury
High Doses of Vitamin D Fail to Cut Cancer Risk, Study Finds
Better Efforts Could Help Rid the U.S. of Hepatitis B, C: Report
New Eczema Drug Gets FDA's Blessing
Exercise: The Cellular 'Fountain of Youth'
Health Insurance a Key to IVF Success, Researchers Say
Many Women Who Get Breast Cancer Gene Test Don't Need It
Lead Exposure as Child, Lower IQ as Adult?
Zejula Approved for Certain Female Cancers
Dupixent Approved to Treat Eczema
Health Highlights: March 28, 2017
Health Tip: Ease Varicose Veins
Health Tip: Talk to Your Doctor About Emotional Struggles
Knee Replacement Doesn't Always Pay, Researchers Say
More Older Women Hitting the Bottle Hard
Expect More Deadly Heat From Climate Change, Study Suggests
Fewer Successful Malpractice Claims in U.S., But Higher Payouts
Study Suggests Heartburn Meds-Superbug Infections Link
Curbing Sleep Apnea Might Mean Fewer Night Trips to Bathroom
Study: Plenty of IV Fluids May Make Childbirth Safer, Easier
What You Need to Know About Cholesterol
Just 17 U.S. States Require Defibrillators in Some Schools
Smoking Slows Recovery From Drug Abuse
Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe
Breast-Feeding May Not Lead to Smarter Preschoolers
Health Highlights: March 27, 2017
Health Tip: Artificial Nails Can Damage Real Ones
Health Tip: Think You Fractured Your Foot?
Less Salt, Fewer Nighttime Bathroom Trips?
Is MRI the 'Mammography' of Prostate Cancer Screening?
How Doctors Decide to Treat a Ruptured Achilles
What Drugs Work Best for Diabetic Nerve Pain?
Need More Zzzzz's?
Teens With Autism More Likely to Land in ER, Study Finds
Leg Pain When Walking: Talk to Your Doctor
Physical Therapy as Good as Surgery for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Study
Ouch! How to Tell If You Have a Sprain, a Strain or a Tear
Raccoon Parasite Not as Deadly to Humans as Thought
Want Cheap and Healthy Meals? Cook at Home
Obesity May Not Compromise Knee Surgery Success
Substance Abuse Taxes the American Workplace
Many Dialysis Patients Get Unnecessary Colonoscopies
Health Highlights: March 24, 2017
Health Tip: Kick Your Sugary Drink Habit
Health Tip: Help Teens Say No to Drinking and Driving
Many Talks on End-of-Life Wishes End in Confusion, Study Shows
Turning Back the Aging Clock -- in Mice
Scientists Spot Gene for Rare Disorder Causing Deafness, Blindness
Most Cancers Caused by Random DNA Copying Errors
Exercise a Great Prescription to Help Older Hearts
Fewer Patients Die During Hospital Inspection Weeks: Study
New Technology Makes Gene Mapping Cheaper, Faster: Study
Young Cancer Survivors Can Face Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications
Older Mothers May Raise Better-Behaved Kids, Study Suggests
Many Kids With Diabetes Missing Out on Eye Exams, Study Finds
Daily Glass of Beer, Wine Might Do a Heart Good
Fruit Juice for Kids: A Serving a Day OK
Scientists Working on Solar-Powered Prosthetic Limbs
Bavencio Approved for Rare Skin Cancer
Health Highlights: March 23, 2017
Health Tip: Good Habits Prompt Healthier Eating
Health Tip: Check Your Child's Temperature
House to Vote Thursday on Amended Obamacare Repeal Bill
Drug No Better Than Placebo for Lower Back, Leg Pain
Smartphone Device Sizes Up Sperm Health
ACL Surgery Usually Puts Athletes Back in Play: Study
Could Fading Sense of Smell Mean Death Is Closer?
Foods Labeled 'Healthy' May Hide Unhealthy Secrets
'Eraser Challenge' Latest Harmful Social Media Trend for Kids
Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse
Brain 'Rewires' to Work Around Early-Life Blindness
Keep Colon Cancer at Bay
FDA OKs Parkinson's Add-On Drug
Smoking Rates Drop After Global Tobacco Treaty
Heart Drug Digoxin May Raise Death Risk for Some Patients: Study
'Heads Up' Football Program Tackles Concussion Danger in Kids
Helping Cancer Caregivers Help Themselves
New Parkinson's Drug Xadago Approved
Health Highlights: March 22, 2017
Health Tip: Choosing a Baby Carrier
Health Tip: Prevent Food-Safety Mistakes
Autism Greatly Boosts Kids' Injury Risk, Especially for Drowning
Tattoo Artists Risk Serious Pain in the Neck
Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows
A Warming Planet Might Mean More Diabetes
Family History of Colon Cancer Calls for Earlier Screening
Many Doctors Get Payments From Drug Companies, Study Shows
Gunshot Wounds Cost U.S. Hospitals Nearly $7 Billion Over 9 Years
No Evidence Fish Oil in Pregnancy Makes for Brainier Kids
Common Cold Can Be Dangerous After Bone Marrow Transplant
Avoid Unsightly Fungal Toenail Infections
TV Ads Help Drive Testosterone Supplement Sales
Do Energy Drinks + Booze = More Injuries?
Obesity in Youth Tied to Higher Odds for Liver Cancer in Men
Health Highlights: March 21, 2017
Health Tip: Managing Metabolic Syndrome
Health Tip: Slow Down When You're Stressed
Steroid Shots Offer No Long-Term Relief for Low-Back Pain
New Hepatitis C Drugs Might Eliminate the Disease
Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk
ATMs, Coffee Shops Ideal Spots for Heart Defibrillators
U.S. Sees Big Drop in Number of Babies Born With HIV
Drugs for Prostate Trouble, Balding Not Linked to Suicide Risk
Fewer U.S. Kids Overdosing on Opioids
1 in 4 Teens Exposed to Secondhand E-Cig Vapors: Report
Blood Test May Spot Lung Cancer's Return, Even Before Scans
Parents Don't Always Head to Child's Doctor When Illness Strikes
Pradaxa Beats Warfarin After Heart Rhythm Procedure: Study
Spring-Clean Your Medicine Cabinet to Safeguard Your Kids
Shorter Winter, Longer Spring?
Social Struggles Linger for Many Young Cancer Survivors
Stress Buster
Health Highlights: March 20, 2017
Health Tip: Living With Social Phobia
Health Tip: Slipping Back Into Sleep
Welcome Spring and Still Survive Your Allergies
Guidelines May Miss Need for Statins in Many U.S. Blacks
New Cholesterol Drugs May Beat Statins, But Price Tag Is High
Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
Are Blood Thinners Overused in Patients With Irregular Heartbeat?
Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet
Drinking, Drug Abuse Doubles Veterans' Suicide Risk: Study
'I Don't Know' May Be a Powerful Point of View
Shingles Vaccine Cuts Chronic Pain, Hospitalizations
Pot-Laced Goodies Can Poison a Child
Injury Risk May Rise When Kids Play Just One Sport
Health Highlights: March 17, 2017
Health Tip: Transitioning From Bottle to Training Cup
Health Tip: Prepare Homemade Baby Food
Opioid Dependence Can Start in Just a Few Days
U.S. Suicide Rates Rising Faster Outside Cities
Could a Blood Test Spot Autism in Childhood?
Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises
'Optimal' Facelifts Do Make You Look Younger, Study Finds
Smokers Prone to Problems After Joint Replacement: Study
For 'Preemies,' Human Touch May Be a Brain Booster
Home Beats Rehab for Knee, Hip Replacement Recovery
Serious Crash Often a Wake-Up Call for Teen Drivers
Many College Football Players Lack Vitamin D: Study
America's Porky Pets Face Health Woes, Too, FDA Says
Centuries of Climate May Have Shaped Your Nose
For Seniors, Treatment for One Eye Disease May Cause Another
Taking Statins May Boost Heart Surgery Outcomes
Savvy Marketing Gets Schoolkids to Eat Their Greens
Health Highlights: March 16, 2017
Health Tip: Tune in to Hearing Loss
Health Tip: Stay Focused on the Highway
Stem Cells Hold Promise, Peril in Treating Seniors' Eye Disease
Intensive Treatment Shows Potential Against Type 2 Diabetes
U.S. Medical Groups Sound the Alarm on Climate Change
Seniors With Brain Cancer May Have Better Treatment Option
Opioid Painkillers and Xanax or Valium a Deadly Mix: Study
Another Obesity Downside: Higher Esophageal Cancer Risk
Why Some Kids Take Longer to Recover From Brain Injury
Black Americans More Likely to Skip Flu Shot
Some Bed Bugs Can Traipse Out of Traps
Stent Patients Face Higher Risk of Death After Bleeding, Clots
Nearby Day Cares Don't Pose Health Risks to Kids: Study
Which High School Sport Has the Most Concussions?
Osteoporosis Fractures May Be Deadlier for Men
Many U.S. Women Have No Access to Fertility Clinics: Study
Health Highlights: March 15, 2017
Health Tip: Promote Peace in a Shared Bedroom
Health Tip: Don't Contaminate Contact Lenses
Poor Sleep in Preschool Years Could Mean Behavior Troubles Later
'No One Dies Alone' Program Offers Comfort at Life's End
Parenthood an Elixir for Longevity?
Obese Moms May Fail to Spot Obesity in Their Own Kids
Is Radiation Therapy Overused in Breast Cancer Care?
Many With Irregular Heartbeat Not on Meds They Need: Study
Tests to Spot 'Preemie' Birth Risk Ineffective in First Pregnancies
Gene Variant From Africa Linked to Black Obesity
Skip the Antibiotics for Mild Eczema in Kids
There's Bad Buzz on Antibiotics for Honeybees
Too Much Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk
Kids Start Moving Less After Age 7, Study Finds
Blood Test Might Someday Distinguish Early Depression, Schizophrenia
Health Highlights: March 14, 2017
Health Tip: Recognize a Foot Neuroma
Health Tip: Treat Skin Well