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11/24/2014
Talk Therapy Linked To Lower Suicide Risk
Danish study finds multiple sessions help prevent repeat attempts at ending life
11/24/2014
Eczema Cases Rising Among U.S. Children: Report
For most, proper skin care and topical treatments help, experts say
11/24/2014
Some Newly Insured Under 'Obamacare' May Have Trouble Finding Doctors
In certain markets, wary physicians, narrow provider networks pose obstacles to care
11/24/2014
Researchers Find Stem Cells That Help Nails Regenerate
Normal function helps with growth, but if nail is damaged, cells focus on repair
11/24/2014
Young Guys in Large Vehicles Most Likely to Survive Crash
Study found that in head-on collisions, lowest death rate was seen among those aged 15-24
11/24/2014
Childhood Obesity Brings Host of Health Problems, Researchers Report
High blood pressure, liver problems and heart disease risk upped in heavy kids
11/24/2014
Jogging May Help Seniors Walk Better
Study found that the high-aerobic activity of running helped people walk more efficiently
11/24/2014
Rx for Better Health Care: Kindness and Compassion
Data suggests that gentler, thoughtful approach helps boost patient outcomes, experts say
11/24/2014
FDA Adds 'Boxed Warning' to Devices Used to Remove Uterine Fibroids
Risk of spreading unsuspected cancers prompted new warnings, agency says
11/24/2014
Most Seniors Could Use Statins Under New Guidelines
Many eligible for cholesterol-lowering drugs based on age alone, study finds
11/24/2014
Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds
Additional missed days cost U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, researchers report
11/24/2014
Adult-Sized ATVs Deadly for Kids, Report Shows
Study highlights risks associated with all-terrain vehicles
11/24/2014
Kids' Bag Lunches Not Meeting Nutrition Guidelines: Study
Second study found that providing classroom breakfast didn't improve grades, though longer-term studies are needed
11/24/2014
More Advanced Emergency Care May Be Worse for Cardiac Arrest Victims: Study
Good CPR, getting to hospital fast resulted in better outcomes than using sophisticated methods
11/23/2014
Holidays Can Be Sensory Overload for Kids With Autism
Expert offers tips for parents on how to help children stay calm during hustle and bustle of the season
11/22/2014
'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies
Expert gives tips on avoiding problems
11/21/2014
Ick! Tapeworm Infecting Man's Brain Yields Genetic Secrets
Parasite was causing seizures, headaches in 50-year-old, researchers say
11/21/2014
Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment So Successful in Kids That Trial Is Halted
Hydroxyurea pills worked as well as transfusions in reducing stroke risk, researchers report
11/21/2014
Hookahs Deliver Toxic Benzene in Every Puff, Study Shows
Even nonsmoking bystanders had raised blood levels of the chemical, which is tied to leukemia risk
11/21/2014
Restroom Hand Dryers Spread More Germs Than Paper Towels, Study Finds
Bacteria counts in the air around the machines far exceeded those around paper dispensers