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Saturday, January 20, 2018

Health Tip: 6 Suggestions For a Healthier New Year
Health Tip: Why Exercise?
Severe Flu Cases Just Keep Rising: CDC
'Hot' Yoga Is No Better for Your Heart: Study
Quick Test Could Spot Precursor to Esophageal Cancer
Why Evenings May Be a Dangerous Time for Dieters
Flu May Be Spread By Just Breathing
Former NFL Pros Push for End to Kids' Tackle Football
1 in 4 U.S. Stillbirths Might Be Prevented
For Supersized Cities, the More Trees the Better
PMS: An Update on Solutions
Health Highlights: Jan. 19, 2018
Teens Eating Detergent 'Pods': Latest Web Fad Brings Big Dangers
ADHD Drug Use Soars Among Young Women
U.S. Smoking Rate Falls, But 38 Million Still Light Up
White House to Shield Health Workers Who Refuse Services on Moral Grounds
'One-Stop' Blood Test for Cancer Shows Early Promise
Concussion May Not Be Needed to Bring on CTE Brain Disease
Scientists Seek a Better Flu Vaccine
These Foods May Up Your Odds for Colon Cancer
The Pill Lowers Ovarian Cancer Risk, Even for Smokers
Could a Blood Test Spot Early Stage Colon Cancer?
Obamacare Led to Rise in Breast Cancer Screening
Opioid Abuse Rises When Prescriptions Are Renewed
Be a Savvy Supermarket Shopper
Health Highlights: Jan. 18, 2018
Health Tip: If You Feel Fatigued
Health Tip: Why Women Need Folic Acid
Grind Your Teeth at Night? Botox Might Help
Cycling Won't Sabotage a Man's Sex Life: Study
For Baseball Scouts, Another Tool for Spotting Talent?
Physical Therapist Challenges 'No Pain, No Gain' Theory
Morning Sickness Drug May Not Work: Study
Reduce Legal Blood-Alcohol Limit to Cut Drunk Driving Deaths: Report
Creativity May Rely on 'Teamwork' in the Brain
Restaurant Bans Have Big Impact on Smoking Rates
Sleep Better, Lose Weight?
Don't Rely on Just One Blood Pressure Test for Kids: Study
The Second Stage of Diet Resolutions
Health Highlights: Jan. 17, 2018
Health Tip: Is Your Food Still Good After Power Outage?
Health Tip: If You're Stuck Inside During a Winter Storm
Weight-Loss Surgery's Benefits Wane Over Time for Diabetics
Breast-Feed Now, Stave Off Diabetes Later
Brain Zaps May Help Curb Tics of Tourette Syndrome
Fluids May Buy Dying Cancer Patients a Day or Two
Is Obesity Slowing Gains in U.S. Life Spans?
Rats May Not Have Driven the Black Death Plague After All
To-Do List Before Bedtime Prompts Better Sleep
From Birth On, One Sex Is Hardier
Sauna Sessions May Be as Good as Exercise for the Heart
Hold That Sneeze? Maybe Not
Early Periods, Higher Heart Risks?
Workplace Workouts … and Why They Work
Trump in 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health, Doctor Says
Health Highlights: Jan. 16, 2018
Health Tip: Using Anti-Lock Brakes
Health Tip: Talk to Your Youngster About Adoption
For Kids, Chronic Illness May Trigger Mental Health Issues
Women Seem More Prone to Winter Blues
Severe Bullying Tied to Mental Health Woes in Teens
Take Your Houseplant to Work Day
Health Tip: Perform Regular Skin Checks
Health Tip: 5 Ways to Increase Self-Confidence
Running in the Cold: How to Survive and Thrive
Grandparents Help Shape Kids' Views on Aging
Severe Flu Season Slams All But One State: CDC
Your Dishwasher Is Not as Sterile as You Think
Wildfires Can Affect Air Quality Far From the Flames
Fewer Hospitals Closed After Obamacare Expanded Medicaid
FDA Approves First Drug for Tumors Tied to Breast Cancer Genes
BRCA Breast Cancer Gene Doesn't Affect Patient Survival: Study
Pregnant Women Still Getting UTI Meds Linked to Birth Defects
Is It a Cold or Flu? Here's How to Tell
Asthma in America Carries $82 Billion Price Tag
Old Age Alone Not to Blame for Surgical Complications
Readjusting Calorie Consumption as You Lose Weight
First Treatment Approved for Breast Cancer Caused by Specific Gene Mutation
Health Highlights: Jan. 12, 2018
Health Tip: Recognize Symptoms of Food Poisoning
Health Tip: Taking Fewer Naps
As CHIP Money Runs Out, Millions of U.S. Kids May Lose Health Care
FDA Bans Use of Opioid-Containing Cough Meds by Kids
Raw Meat Not the Safest Choice for Your Dog … or You
Tobacco's Grip on U.S. Veterans
Serena Williams Shares Childbirth Ordeal
Having Too Little of This Nutrient Could Harm a Woman's Fertility
Tamper-Resistant Opioids May Not Ease Addiction Crisis: Study
With IVF, Are Fresh or Frozen Embryos Better?
'Bone Cement': A Non-Surgical Option for Painful Joints?
Can Deportation Fears Hurt the Heart?
Mediterranean Diet a Recipe for Strength in Old Age
Be Sure to Read Labels for Portion, Calorie Control
Health Highlights: Jan. 11, 2018
Health Tip: Maintain Brain Health
Health Tip: Succeed in Toilet Training
Those With 'Obesity Genes' May Gain Most From Healthy Eating
Study Gets to the Core of Back Pain in Runners
Surgery or Antibiotics for Appendicitis? Here's What Patients Chose
Astronauts May Get Space Fever
Acetaminophen in Pregnancy Tied to Language Delays -- in One Sex
Dolphins Beat Humans, Chimps at …
Hormone Therapy May Ease Depression Linked to Menopause
Is Surgery Riskier for Black Children?
Dissatisfaction With Breasts May Mean Fewer Self-Checks for Cancer
Smarter, Slimmer Alcoholic Drinks
Many Lung Cancer Patients Aren't Getting Best Treatment: Study
Health Highlights: Jan. 10, 2018
Health Tip: Prepare for High Winds
Health Tip: Create a Fire-Safety Plan
Severe Flu Season Tightens Its Grip on U.S.
Vitamin D Supplements May Make Arteries Healthier
Coming Soon: A Once-Weekly Pill to Fight HIV?
Too Many Babies Still Die Needlessly of SIDS, CDC Says
Ozone Hole Smaller Thanks to Decades-Old Chemical Ban: Study
Conceiving Despite IUD Use Is Tied to Higher Odds for Pregnancy Complications
Screening, Treatment Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths in Half
Scientists Turn Skin Cells Into Muscle Cells, a Potential Boon for Research
Stressed? Try Sniffing Your Partner's T- Shirt
Blood Banks Need January Donors
Life in Poor Neighborhoods Is Hard on the Heart
Is Your Child Ready for a Smartphone?
Health Highlights: Jan. 9, 2018
Health Tip: Selecting a Nursing Home
Health Tip: Identifying Signs of Stress
The Opioid Crisis' Hidden Victims: Children in Foster Care
Fewer of America's Poor Kids Are Becoming Obese
Child Death Rate Higher in U.S. Than Other Wealthy Nations
What to Do if Your Child Has Chickenpox
Middle-Aged and Out of Shape? It's Not Too Late to Save Your Heart
Spike Seen in Kids' Eye Injuries From BB, Paintball Guns
Apple Investors Press for Parental Controls on iPhones
Working Night Shift May Raise Women's Odds for Cancer
Annual Flu Shots Help Keep Seniors Out of the Hospital
For Poorer Americans, Stress Brings Worse Health
Weight-Loss Surgery Is Good for Obese Teens' Hearts
Poor Credit Scores, Poor Health
Health Highlights: Jan. 8, 2018
Health Tip: Want to Stop Smoking?
Health Tip: Positive Parenting
Respiratory Virus Lurks as Wintertime Worry
How to Get Your Health on Track for 2018
Beware Carbon Monoxide Dangers When Cold Weather Strikes
Best Ways to Quit Smoking, Cut Your Lung Cancer Risk
'Facial Stretches' Could Trim Years Off Your Look
Mom-to-Be's Immune Response May Trigger Zika Birth Defects
Stress Is Tough on Medical 'Surrogates' When a Loved One Is Ill
'Mountain Madness' Found to Be a Real Psychosis
Hair Loss, Fibroids May Have Links in Black Women
Big Strides Made in Diabetes Care
Medicinal Cream May Help Stop Skin Cancer's Return
Exercise Boosts Kids' Brain Health, Too
Health Highlights: Jan. 5, 2018
Health Tip: Decode Nutritional Labels
Health Tip: Avoid Kidney Disease