Friday, December 09, 2016

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As Obama's Term Winds Down, Resistance to Obamacare Diminishes
Turning to an Ancient Art to Help Ease PTSD in Veterans
Healthy Diet May Mean Longer Life for Kidney Patients
Could Regular Pot Smoking Harm Vision?
Alzheimer's Patients' Use of Painkilling Patches Cause for Concern
U.S. Surgeon General Calls for Crackdown on E-Cig Use in Teens
More Pregnant Women Getting Flu Shot, But Improvement Needed
New Drug Combo Shows Promise Curbing Tough-to-Treat Breast Cancer
Yoga Called Good Medicine for High Blood Pressure
Heart Failure Protein May Signal Early Brain Damage
Mummy of 17th Century Child May Alter the History of Smallpox
Benign 'Toothlet' Tumor Found in 255 Million-Year-Old Fossil
Young Adults With Head Trauma May Have Higher Risk of Jail Time
Teething Tips From Dental Specialists
Health Highlights: Dec. 8, 2016
Health Tip: Do Things as a Family
Health Tip: Prep Your Refrigerator for the Holidays
Congress Passes Sweeping Health Care Bill
Rising Price of Opioid OD Antidote Could Cost Lives: Study
Therapeutic Vaccine Shows 'Game-Changing' Promise Against a Leukemia
Optimism May Propel Women to a Longer Life
Even Small Rise in Blood Pressure Can Harm Black Patients
For Heart Attack Survivors, a Risk of Suicide?
Breast Cancer Cells May Change When They Spread to Brain: Study
FDA Eases Up on Hearing Aid Rules
Brain Scan Test Predicts Fall Risk in Elderly
Expect More Record-Breaking Heat in U.S., Scientists Warn
Excess Sweating Can Be a Drenching, Wrenching Burden
Taking Breast Cancer Prevention Drug Beyond 5 Years May Not Raise Survival
Heart Rate Change When Standing Up Might Predict Older Adult's Death Risk
What's in Tobacco Smoke? Many Americans Don't Know
Best Way to Beat Back Zika a Matter of Debate
Just How Safe Is That Baby Teether?
Electrical Brain Stimulation Not a Memory Booster: Study
Health Highlights: Dec. 7, 2016
Health Tip: Does Exercise Feel Like Work?
Health Tip: Watch for Open Flames
Tighter Gun Control Laws Linked to Fewer School Shootings in U.S.
Cigarettes Aren't Cool, California Teens Say
Patient Safety May Drop During Doc Rotations
Drug Might Help Some Babies With Rare, Fatal Disease
Quick Shot of Epinephrine Boosts Cardiac Arrest Patients' Survival: Study
Gene Therapy Offers Hope to Some Hemophilia Patients
Baby Boomers Going to Pot
Marijuana Derivative May Curb Tough-to-Treat Epilepsy
Missing Just 1 Hour of Sleep May Double Drivers' Crash Risk
Rare Infant Seizure Disorder Often Missed
Many Americans Skip the Dentist Due to Cost
New Clues to Huge Jump in U.S. Mosquito Population
Medical School Can Be an Emotional Pressure-Cooker
Keeping Minors From Tanning Beds Would Save Thousands of Lives, Study Says
Health Highlights: Dec. 6, 2016
Health Tip: Cooking a Holiday Ham
Health Tip: Reduce Your Risk of Hip Fracture
Are Catholic Women Less Likely to Breast-Feed?
Normal Blood Pressure in Clinic May Mask Hypertension
U.S. Doctors Still Over-Prescribing Drugs: Survey
Just 1 Cigarette a Day Can Be Deadly: Study
Regular Drinkers, Irregular Heartbeat?
C-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes
Scientists Discover More Clues to Stuttering
'Superbug' Gene Spotted on U.S. Pig Farm
When Sibling Has Epilepsy, Kids Worry
Men More Likely to Use Marijuana Than Women, Study Finds
Health Highlights: Dec. 5, 2016
Health Tip: Handle Pet Food With Care
Health Tip: Stop Grinding Your Teeth
Study Sheds Light on Safety of Driving With Epilepsy
Worldwide Cancer Rates Up More Than One-Third in Past Decade: Report
Another Step Closer to Artificial Blood
New Drug Might Reduce Sickle Cell Pain Crises
11 Percent of Stroke Survivors Struggle With Epilepsy
Another Miami Neighborhood Now Zika-Free
Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism
24-Hour Shifts Can Play Havoc With the Heart
'Halo' Effect Common After Lasik Eye Surgery
Attempted Suicide Rates in U.S. Remain Unchanged
Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School
Plastic Surgeons Urge Giving Up E-Cigs Before Procedure
Flavored E-Cig Liquids May Contain Toxic Substances
Brain Harm May Last Long After College Football Players' Final Game
Drug Combo Shows Promise Against Some Soft Tissue Tumors
Health Highlights: Dec. 2, 2016
Health Tip: At Risk of a Sprained Ankle?
Health Tip: When Your Neck Aches
'Magic Mushroom' Chemical Eases Cancer Patients' Despair
Dialysis Patients May Walk Their Way to Better Health
2 Out of 3 Depressed Teens Gain Lasting Benefits From Therapy
Americans Divided Over Organic, GM Foods: Poll
Can Extra Time Outdoors When Young Reduce Nearsightedness?
Specially Designed Video Game Might Ease 'Phantom Limb' Pain
Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk?
Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet
Pradaxa Blood Thinner May Beat Warfarin After Bleeding Episode: Study
Could White Wine Boost Your Melanoma Risk?
After Cancer, Higher Risk of Severe Heart Attack
A Dirty Little Secret: Hand-Washing Spotty Among Day Care Staffers
Health Highlights: Dec. 1, 2016
Health Tip: Exercising With Arthritis
Health Tip: Using a Fitness Tracker
Testosterone Therapy May Be Linked to Serious Blood Clots
Standing or 'Easy' Walks May Help Type 2 Diabetics Control Blood Sugar
Demi Lovato Wants to Change the Face of Mental Illness
U.S. to Ban Smoking in Public Housing
It's Never Too Late to Stop Smoking
Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise
Fewer Americans Struggle With Medical Bills: Report
Americans' Cholesterol Levels Keep Falling
Wider Low-Dose Aspirin Use Would Save U.S. $692 Billion: Study
First Case of Zika-Linked Glaucoma Diagnosed in Infant
Kidney Cancer Drug Shows Promise in Early Trial
Aerobic Exercise May Help Guard Against Dementia
Lack of Sleep Takes Big Bite Out of World Economies
Fertility Treatments Marketed in U.K. Without Proof They Work: Study
Health Highlights: Nov. 30, 2016
Health Tip: When You're a Caregiver With a Full-Time Job
Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate
Insulin Prices Skyrocket, Putting Many Diabetics in a Bind
Smoking Raises Heart Attack Risk 8-Fold in People Under 50
Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears
Tennis Anyone? It May Prolong Your Life
Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health
Electronic In-Hospital Prescribing: Trouble for Older Adults?
ATV Accidents Can Cause Serious Chest Injuries in Kids
New Parkinson's Gene Identified
Does a Little Daily Drinking Really Help the Heart?
Cancer Advances Demand Continual Funding, Specialists Say
Scans Show Changes in Some Soldiers With Mild Brain Injuries
Spiritual Experiences Seem to Trigger the Brain's Reward System
Health Highlights: Nov. 29, 2016
Health Tip: Get the Facts About Antibiotics
Health Tip: Want Healthier Looking Skin?
Texas Reports 1st Likely Case of Local Zika Infection
Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds
3 Keys to Cutting Your Risk of Heart Failure
Alzheimer's Protein Plaques May Also Harm the Heart
Never Too Old for a Mammogram?
Researchers Explore Way to Detect Brain Injury in NFL Players
U.S. Should Reinforce Blood Supply: Report
Mouthguard a Key Defense Against Sports-Related Injuries
Many Women With Chronic Ills Don't Use Online Tools
Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids
Pesticide Exposures May Alter Mouth Bacteria
Opioids No Better Than Ibuprofen for Pain After Car Crash: Study
Health Highlights: Nov. 28, 2016
Health Tip: Preparing for Your First 5k Run
Health Tip: Adjusting to Life With a Roommate
How to Prevent Spread of the Skin Infection Impetigo
Hitting the Slopes? Keep These Safety Tips in Mind
Health Highlights: Nov. 26, 2016
Elder Abuse Often Missed In ER
Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
8 of 10 Texas Salons Heed Ban on Indoor Tanning for Minors
Rural Appalachia Faces Growing Cancer Crisis, Research Shows
Health Tip: Coping With a Muscle Cramp
Health Tip: Why Arthritis and Fatigue Often Go Together
Consider Eye Safety When Choosing Kids' Toys
Are Your Kids Thankful?
Diabetics Can Keep Disease Complications at Bay
Health Tip: Cold-Weather Workouts
Health Tip: Create a Safer Home for Kids With Seizures
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