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7/22/2014
Keep Your Teens Safe on the Road This Summer
Parents should limit car use, point out unsafe driving behaviors, be a good role model, set 'carfews'
7/22/2014
Tips for Beating BBQ Burns
Seek immediate medical help for burns on the face, and large or deep burns
7/22/2014
American Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations
'Emergency situation' could arise in weeks if shortages continue
7/22/2014
Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids
Threat of respiratory disease may be up to 30 percent higher, study suggests
7/22/2014
2 Courts, 2 Different Decisions on Key Obamacare Provision
Rulings conflict over subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website
7/22/2014
High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics
Risk even greater for people whose diabetes isn't well-controlled, study finds
7/22/2014
Injuries on the Increase in High School Lacrosse, Study Shows
More than 22 percent of injuries are concussions, researchers call for better player protections
7/22/2014
Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots
Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say
7/22/2014
Obamacare Dealt Setback by Federal Appeals Court
Ruling invalidates subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website
7/22/2014
Technique Used in Some Hysterectomies May Help Spread Cancer: Study
Cutting uterus into smaller fragments for minimally invasive removal can disperse undetected malignancy
7/22/2014
Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia
Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say
7/22/2014
Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise
Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks
7/22/2014
Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too
Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety
7/22/2014
Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease
Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest
7/22/2014
MERS Virus Found in Air in Camel Barn
Genetic analysis shows viral sample from barn matched strain found in barn owner and camel, study shows
7/16/2014
Niacin Doesn't Reduce Heart Problems, May Create Some, Research Finds
Talk with your doctor about whether or not you should keep taking it, expert advises
7/16/2014
Antibiotics Often Prescribed Needlessly for Terminally Ill, Study Finds
Overuse of these drugs in hospice patients raises concerns about side effects, other issues
7/16/2014
Study Suggests Tough Smoking Laws Might Lower Suicide Risk
Rates dropped in states that enacted strict anti-smoking policies, researchers say
7/16/2014
Even Mild Concussion Can Cause Thinking, Memory Problems: Study
Finding suggests damage may be present even after obvious symptoms are gone
7/16/2014
Vitamin B No Help for Alzheimer's: Review
Though it lowered levels of compound associated with mental decline, no difference seen in thinking skills