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Friday, September 21, 2018

Your Puppy Can Make You Very Sick: CDC
Opioid Overdose Crisis May Have Begun Decades Ago
U.S. Alzheimer's Cases to Nearly Triple by 2060
Mediterranean Diet May Cut Stroke Risk for Women, But Not Men
We All Carry a Personal Cloud of Germs, Chemicals
Heart Defects, Sleep Apnea a Deadly Mix for Infants
Easing Sleep Apnea May Be Key to Stroke Recovery
Sharing May Be Contagious
AHA: Inequities Remain in Heart Attack Treatments for Black Patients
Opioid Crisis Driving Decline in U.S. Life Expectancy: CDC
Florence's Lingering Threat: Mold
Boys Lag Behind Girls in Reading by 4th Grade
Exercising With Rheumatoid Arthritis
Health Highlights: Sept. 20, 2018
Health Tip: A Nutritious Diet Can Help Your Heart
Health Tip: Prevent Diaper Rash
Mom-to-Be's High-Gluten Diet Linked to Type 1 Diabetes in Baby
1 in 6 Americans Over 40 Has Been Knocked Unconscious: Study
Fitter Folks Suffer Milder Strokes: Study
Ovary Removal Linked to Kidney Disease
Reports Warn of Growing Opioid Crisis Among Seniors
Dozens of Medical Groups Join Forces to Improve Diagnoses
5 Facts Every Woman Should Know About Ovarian Cancer
Why Eczema Is Tougher to Treat for Black Patients
30 Million Americans Now Have Diabetes
AHA: For Hispanics, Neighborhood May Be Key Factor in Heart Disease Risk
As More U.S. Women Delay Childbirth, Multiple Births May Rise
'Liking Gap' Might Stand in Way of New Friendships
Acupuncture: A New Look at an Ancient Remedy
Health Highlights: Sept. 19, 2018
Health Tip: Traveling by Air
Health Tip: Identifying Signs of Tickborne Illness
Smog Might Cloud Your Memory
Does Big Pharma Hike Prices When Meds Are in Short Supply?
Could the Zika Virus Fight the Brain Cancer That Killed John McCain?
FDA Ad Campaign Hopes to Extinguish E-Cigarette Use Among Teens
Scientists Find 500 More Genes That Influence Blood Pressure
Zapping Airway Nerves May Help COPD Patients Breathe
Many Young Doctors Report Burnout, Regret Career Choice
AHA: Common Treatment for AFib May Also Lower Anxiety, Depression
AHA: Heart Health Pays Dividends for Businessman Who Survived Cardiac Arrest
Injected Drug May Be New Weapon Against Gout
Parents Blame Smartphones, Tablets for Teens' Sleep Troubles
5 Foods to Always Have in Your Freezer
Health Highlights: Sept. 18, 2018
Health Tip: Coping With ADHD
Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Hearing
After Florence Comes the Cleanup: Stay Safe
Could Household Cleaners Make Your Kid Fat?
Which of the 4 New 'Personality Types' Are You?
Ex-Cons May Be Good Job Hires
1 in 3 High School E-Cig Users Vape Pot: Survey
Drug Users Trying to Stay Ahead of Deadly Fentanyl
AHA: Coming Soon, Computers That Will Read Your Heart Tests
Infant Walkers Still Injuring Thousands of Babies
Air Pollutants Reach Placenta, Might Harm Fetus: Study
Many Americans Slicing Meat From Their Diet
Scent of a Woman: Fertile Females Smell Better to Men
Slaying the Couch-Potato Mindset
Health Highlights: Sept. 17, 2018
Health Tip: Understanding Lactose-Tolerance Testing
Health Tip: Help Support Memory With These Foods
Is Daily Low-Dose Aspirin Really Worth It for Seniors?
Look for Early Signs of Thyroid Cancer, Experts Urge
Asthma-Obesity Link May Cut Both Ways
1 in 12 Americans Lives With Debilitating Chronic Pain
FDA Finds Another Carcinogen in Certain Valsartan Heart Meds
Mumps Spread Quickly at Texas Cheerleading Meets: Study
Household Chemicals Tied to Kidney Problems
AHA: 5 Reasons You Could Develop Heart Disease Before 50
Calorie Counts on Menus May Be Trimming Americans' Waistlines
Flooding One of Florence's Big Dangers
Coffee May Have Another Perk for Kidney Patients
AHA: Low Literacy Levels Can Be a Silent Health Threat
Picky Eating May Mask Larger Issues
New Device Approved for Tears in Heart's Blood Vessels
Health Highlights: Sept. 14, 2018
Health Tip: Identifying Risk Factors for Prostate Cancer
Health Tip: Change Poor Posture
Folic Acid Won't Curb Dangerous Pregnancy Complication
More Water, Mom? H2O Is Top Kids' Beverage in U.S.
No Short-Term Cancer Risk From Recalled Heart Med Valsartan: Study
ALS Affects the Mind, Not Just the Body
AHA: More Work Needed to Curb Smoking Among Certain Groups
As Earth Warms, Heat-Related Deaths Will Multiply
To Help Beat Heart Disease, Stay Upbeat
AHA: Apple's Smartwatch Has a Heart Monitor Now
How to Reassure Kids When Florence Strikes
1 in 3 College Freshmen Faces Mental Health Woes
Internal Body Clocks May Affect Timing of Epileptic Seizures
Hospitals May Overprescribe Blood Pressure Meds, Study Finds
Staying a Happy Couple During a Home Reno
Novel Treatment Approved for 'Hairy Cell' Leukemia
Health Highlights: Sept. 13, 2018
Health Tip: Use a Ladder Safely
Health Tip: Prevent Yoga-Related Injury
New Drug Could Help Kids With MS
FDA Gets Tough on Juul, Other E-Cigarette Makers
A Needle-Free Flu Vaccine in the Mail? It Might Happen
Beware a Bolt From the Blue
Obesity Tops 35 Percent in 7 U.S. States: Report
Timing May Be Critical When Taking Meds
AHA: Get Your (Exer)game On to Make Screen Time Pay Off
AHA: From a Hole in Her Heart to the New York Stage
ADHD Tied to Raised Risk of Early Parkinson's
Banned Supplement Remains a Concern in Weight-Loss Products
Mindfulness May Be a Buffer Against Pain
Could a Placebo Pill Help Ease Your Back Pain?
Cancer Advances Rely on U.S. Funding: Report
The Cat's Meow: The Emotional Boost of Cute Videos
Health Highlights: Sept. 12, 2018
Health Tip: Recognizing a Learning Disorder
Health Tip: Control Some Risk Factors for Diabetes
Could Even High-Fat Dairy Be Good for You?
Do You Know Your 'Body Time'?
Acne Advice for Returning Students
Sexual Violence Haunts Women for Years
When Blood Sugar Rises in Pregnancy, Mom and Baby Pay the Price
As Hurricane Florence Targets U.S., Experts Urge Safety
AHA: 17 Years After 9/11, Former NYPD Cop Still Battles Serious Health Problems
Daytime Drowsiness a Sign of Alzheimer's?
Juuls Pack Same Nicotine Punch as Cigarettes
Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer Risk
Health Highlights: Sept. 11, 2018
Health Tip: Understanding Mouth Issues During Cancer Treatment
Health Tip: Suggestions for Excessive Sweating
'No Documented Reason' for 1 in 3 Outpatient Opioid Rxs: Study
Chronic Pain May Drive Some to Suicide
Want to Avoid Type 2 Diabetes? Eat More Whole Grains
Can Teen Drivers Be Scared Into Safe Driving?
An Ancient Art May Work Best to Prevent Falls in Old Age
1 in 4 Seniors Who Take Xanax, Valium Use Them Long Term
Talking to Baby Might Boost Middle School Success
AHA: Many With Supposed Drug-Resistant Blood Pressure Aren't Taking Meds
1 in 5 College Students So Stressed They Consider Suicide
AHA: What's a Dangerous Level of Blood Pressure in Pregnancy?
Blood Infection Sepsis Tied to Heart Attack, Stroke
Home Monitoring Works for Blood Pressure Patients
4 Habits That Lead to Better Food Choices
New Treatment Approved for Opioid Dependence
Health Highlights: Sept. 10, 2018
Health Tip: Reduce Your Risk of Heart Disease
Health Tip: It's Back to School Time
Acing Intro to College Life
Tennis Skills Decline Equally in Male, Female Pros
Black Patients Have 5 Times the Rate of Blood Pressure Crises
Naloxone Nasal Spray Works Best to Stop Opioid OD: Study
Poor Health Care Linked to 5 Million Deaths Worldwide a Year
Exercise Doesn't Affect Timing of Menopause, Study Finds
Urgent Care Centers Ease ER Burden in U.S.
Sleep Apnea Often Missed in Black Americans
LGBT Americans Typically Poorer Than Straight Peers: Study
Say No to Yo-Yo Dieting
AHA: 'Gronk Girl' Tackles Her Second Heart Transplant in 5 Years
AHA: Nicotine Patch Safe for Smokers Hospitalized With Heart Trouble
Health Highlights: Sept. 7, 2018
Health Tip: Connect With Your Child
Health Tip: Using an ATV
'Million Hearts' Project Aims to Prevent 1 Million Cardiac Crises
Probiotics: Don't Believe the Hype?
Kids Without Access to Good Food Face High Blood Pressure Risk
More Aging Boomers Are Embracing Pot
Exercise May Boost Brain Power in Alzheimer's, Mouse Study Suggests
AHA: Are Die-Hard Sports Fans Putting Their Hearts at Risk?
AHA: WNBA Stars Take Their Shot at Heart Health Awareness
New One-Dose Flu Drug Shows Promise
Surgeons Recommend Fewer Opioid Pills After Nose Jobs
Online History Gives Clues to Heart Ills
Stigma Another Burden for Many With Psoriasis
Evidence Doesn't Support Statin Use in Healthy Seniors
More Rattlesnake Bites After Rainy Spells
Walking: Still the Starting Line for Fitness
Health Highlights: Sept. 6, 2018
Health Tip: Understanding Urinary Incontinence
Health Tip: Maintain a Healthy Heart While on Dialysis