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Saturday, June 15, 2019

A Healthy Baby Starts With a Healthy Mom
Overweight Kids Are at Risk for High Blood Pressure
FDA Warns of Infections From Fecal Transplants After 1 Death
Best Gift From Dad for Kids: More Time Together
Hot Water Soak May Help Ease Poor Leg Circulation
Education, Intelligence Might Protect Your Brain
When Healthy Eating Turns Into a Dangerous Obsession
AHA News: Are Transgender Men and Women Who Take Hormones at Risk for Heart Disease?
'Daddy-Do-Overs': Men Increasingly Getting Plastic Surgery
Common Infant Vaccine May Also Shield Kids From Type 1 Diabetes
5 Easy Ways to Cut Back Your Salt Intake
A Simple Way to Help Prevent Child Obesity
Health Highlights: June 14, 2019
Health Tip: Causes of Swollen Lymph Nodes
Health Tip: Understanding Rosacea
Type 1 Diabetes Might Affect Young Kids' Brain Development
50 Years After Ban, Canadian Lakes Still Have High Levels of DDT
2 Hours/Week in Nature: Your Prescription for Better Health?
Exercise Rates Rising for Urban, Rural Americans: CDC
Drug ODs, Suicides Soaring Among Millennials: Report
Later School Start Time Pays Off With More Attentive Students
CDC Opens Emergency Operations Center for Congo Ebola Outbreak
Epilepsy DrugTied to Higher Risk of Suicidal Behavior in Young Users
AHA News: Study Provides Rare Look at Stroke Risk, Survival Among American Indians
Male Victims of Domestic Violence Often Suffer in Silence
Workouts: A Prescription to Ease Severe Chronic Anxiety?
'Double-Edged Sword': Lung Cancer Radiation Rx May Raise Heart Attack Risk
Eating More Red Meat May Shorten Your Life
How to Get the Jiggle Out: 3 Exercises to Tone Your Upper Arms
Why You Should Try Rhubarb
Health Highlights: June 12, 2019
Health Tip: Campfire Safety
Health Tip: Precautions for Online Dating
Bats Are Biggest Rabies Danger, CDC Says
No Needle Prick: Laser-Based Test Hunts Stray Melanoma Cells in Blood
Scared Safe: Pics of Sun's Damage to Face Boost Sunscreen Use
Nearly 1 in 4 Home Care Aides Faces Verbal Abuse
Your Drinking Water May Harbor Cancer-Causing Nitrate: Study
Strobes at Concerts May Cause Epileptic Seizures
Foods May Taste Better If You're Sitting
AHA News: When Dancer Kept Fainting, an EKG Finally Revealed Why
'Dad Shaming' Is Real, Survey Shows
Obesity Could Worsen MS Disability
1 in 5 People Living in Conflict Areas Has a Mental Health Problem
Surprising Ways Owning a Dog Is Good for Your Health
Which Foods Are the Best Sources of Dietary Fiber?
Health Highlights: June 12, 2019
Health Tip: Drinking and Boating Don't Mix
Health Tip: Grilling Food 101
U.S. Expert Panel Supports HIV-Prevention Pill for People at High Risk
Can Playing a Sport Foster Better-Adjusted Kids?
Opioid Misuse, Binge Drinking Often Go Hand in Hand
Cancer Survivors Predicted to Top 22 Million by 2030
Bones Help Black People Keep Facial Aging at Bay
Study Refutes Notion That People on Warfarin Shouldn't Eat Leafy Greens
Blood From Previously Pregnant Women Is Safe for Donation: Study
AHA News: How to Have a Heart-Healthy Pregnancy Before You Even Conceive
Gene Test Might Someday Gauge Your Heart Attack Risk
Say Yes to Yummy, Healthy Yogurt
Your Guide to a Healthier Home for Better Asthma Control
Why Humans Respond to Music and Monkeys Don't
Zerbaxa Approved for Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia
Emgality Receives First FDA Approval for Treating Cluster Headache
Marketing OK'd for Device to Help Reduce IBS Symptoms in Adolescents
Chemoimmunotherapy Regimen Approved to Treat DLBCL
Health Highlights: June 11, 2019
Health Tip: Effects of Allergy Medication
Health Tip: Insect Sting First Aid
High Blood Pressure at Doctor's Office May Be More Dangerous Than Suspected
One Simple Food Substitution Might Help Save the Planet
Legalizing Medical Pot Won't Ease Opioid Crisis: Study
Bedroom Light at Night Might Boost Women's Weight
Few Days of Formula Feeding After Delivery Won't Harm Breastfed Babies
Drug May Help Delay Onset of Type 1 Diabetes
When Fido Comes Along on Your Vacation
Whooping Cough Vaccine Effectiveness Fades With Time: Study
Concussion Often Hits Elementary School Kids, Too
AHA News: 3 Simple Steps Could Save 94 Million Lives Worldwide
Chickenpox Vaccine Shields Kids From Shingles, Too
Vitamin D Supplements Don't Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Study
Race Affects Life Expectancy in Major U.S. Cities
Healthy Nuts: The Best of the Best
How to Put Limits on Your Family's Screen Time
Health Highlights: June 10, 2019
Health Tip: Symptoms of Meningitis
Health Tip: Dealing With Motion Sickness
Sugary Sodas Still Popular, But Warnings, Taxes Can Curb Uptake
What and How You Eat Affects Your Odds for Type 2 Diabetes
The Scoop on Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Snow Cones
How Your Marital Status Affects Your Odds of Dying From Heart Disease
Soldiers' Odds for Suicide Quadruple When Loaded Gun at Home
Hundreds of Young Kids Drown in Pools Each Year -- Keep Yours Safe
Feeling Stressed? Then Your Dog Probably Feels Stressed, Too
Drugstores Often Don't Have Opioid Antidote in Stock, Philly Study Shows
Opioids Put Alzheimer's Patients at Risk of Pneumonia: Study
Sheep Study Shows a Stuffy Side Effect of Vaping
Having an Extra Finger Can Come in Handy
Encourage Your Teen to Work Out for Better Learning
Add a Sweet Surprise to Your Veggie Juice: Chocolate
Health Highlights: June 7, 2019
Health Tip: Hiccup Home Remedies
Health Tip: Early Signs of Lyme Disease
Guard Your Skin Against the Summer Sun
Could You Afford Home Health Care? New Study Says Maybe Not
1 in 4 Cancer Survivors Faces 'Financial Hardship' Due to Medical Costs
Which Dogs Are More Likely to Bite Your Kids?
Should Air Quality Checks Be Part of Your Travel Planning?
'Focused' Radiation Could Lighten Treatment Burden for Early Breast Cancer
Midlife Diabetes Can Really Raise Your Odds for Stroke Years Later
Antibiotics Pollute Rivers Worldwide: Study
AHA News: Diabetes and Heart Failure Are Linked; Treatment Should Be Too
Heartburn Drugs Again Tied to Fatal Risks
Getting Your Nutrients: From the Source or Supplements?
Can Racquet Sports Give You a Fitter, Longer Life?
Health Highlights: June 6, 2019
Health Tip: Preventing Swimmer's Ear
Health Tip: Headphones and Hearing Loss
Tight Diabetes Control Alone May Not Benefit the Heart Long-Term
Keeping the Lid on Global Warming Could Save American Lives
American Soldiers' Hearts in Worse Shape Than Civilians'
For Some, Trouble Tracking Finances Could Be Sign of Dementia
ACA's Medicaid Expansion May Have Lowered Heart Disease Deaths
Human Endurance May Have Its Limits: Study
Average American Ingests 70,000 Bits of Microplastic Each Year
Many Dietary Supplements Dangerous for Teens
Few Prostate Cancer Patients Are Getting Checkups They Need
AHA News: Torn Heart Artery Put Young Mom on Verge of Death
Dentists Prescribe Antibiotics Far Too Often: Study
The Lifelong Health Benefits of Intimacy
Add Pizzazz, Not Calories, With Zucchini
FDA Approves First Drug to Help Tame Cluster Headaches
Health Highlights: June 5, 2019
Health Tip: Nasal Spray Safety
Health Tip: Causes of Hair Loss
Chicken No Better Than Beef for Your Cholesterol?
Falls Are Increasingly Lethal for Older Americans
'Secret Shopper' Study Finds Many Who Need Addiction Treatment Can't Get It
Testicular Cancer Treatment Unlikely to Trigger Birth Defects
Is MRI Screening Worth It for Breast Cancer Survivors?
Common Supplement Ingredient Could Harm Fetus, FDA Warns
AHA News: For LGBTQ Patients, Discrimination Can Become Barrier to Medical Care
Another Use for Beta Blockers? Curbing A-fib
Instagram 'Self-Harm' Posts Give Rise to Copycat Behavior
Patient Catches on Fire During Heart Surgery
Caffeine, Nicotine Withdrawal Can Cause Problems in the ICU: Study
A 5-Minute Recipe for Stress Relief
Sweet, Healthier Treats From Your Stand Mixer
Health Highlights: June 4, 2019
Health Tip: Understanding Liver Spots
Health Tip: Over-the-Counter Drugs That Don't Mix With Alcohol
Lesbian, Gay Youth at Higher Risk for Self-Harm
Immigrants Make Up 1 in 4 U.S. Health Care Workers
Even 25 Cups of Coffee a Day May Be OK for Your Arteries: Study
How Chinese Gene-Editing Could Backfire: Babies Might Have Shorter Lives
Many Patients Don't Need Opioids After Surgery
Younger Gout Patients Have Higher Odds for Blood Clots
Obamacare May Have Helped Close 'Race Gap' in Cancer Care
Kids Still Being Poisoned by Detergent Pods
Your Gut Bacteria Could Affect Your Response to Meds
AHA News: With Summer Vacation Here, How Much Screen Time Is Too Much?
Sleep-Deprived Teens More Prone to Unsafe Sex: Study
HIV Patients More Likely to Have Heart Troubles, But Less Access to Care
The Dangers of Being a People-Pleaser
Say Cheers to Lighter Summer Drinks
Health Highlights: June 3, 2019
Health Tip: Avoid Mouth Injuries in Children
Health Tip: Prevent Bullying
Could 2 Prostate Cancer Drugs Fight Disease in Earlier Stages?
Obamacare May Have Boosted Fight Against Ovarian Cancer
Newer Drug Extends Lives of Young Breast Cancer Patients
FDA Takes Hard Look at CBD
Violent Video Games, Unlocked Guns a Dangerous Combo for Kids
How Much Coffee Is Too Much?
CDC Warns Again of Salmonella From Pet Hedgehogs
Financial Disaster May Prompt Self-Destructive Behavior
Patients Who Read Doctors' Notes More Likely to Take Their Meds
AHA News: Is It Fatigue -- Or a Stroke? Women Shouldn't Ignore These Warning Signs
Many Heart Failure Patients Might Safely Reduce Use of Diuretics
Why Some Kids With Eczema Are at Higher Allergy Risk
What's the Deal With Breakfast?
Variations on the Plank: Popular Exercise for Your Core
Bike Lanes Do Help Keep Cyclists Safe
FDA Approves First Test for Zika in Human Blood
Health Highlights: May 31, 2019
Health Tip: Wildlife Safety
Health Tip: Your Child's Runny Nose