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9/23/2014
Drinking Alcohol More Common on Exercise Days
Study authors say it's not clear why physical activity and alcohol appear linked
9/23/2014
Diabetes Rates Leveling Off in U.S.
After 20-year increase, cases have been tapering lately, but some groups still at risk: government report
9/23/2014
Anti-Smoking Policies May Also Curtail Drinking
Study: Where smoking declines, so does consumption of beer, hard liquor
9/23/2014
Lung Infections May Hamper Ability to Detect Lung Cancer
Certain conditions make it harder to reliably detect tumors, study says
9/23/2014
Younger Age at First Drink, Higher Odds for Problem Drinking: Study
How soon teen gets drunk after trying first drink also raises risk, researchers report
9/23/2014
FDA Warns Doctors of Danger From Fake Drugs
Health care providers ordering meds should view 'too good to be true' offers with suspicion, agency says
9/23/2014
Kids Taking ADHD Drugs Get Little Psychotherapy: Study
Researchers find rates vary widely by county in U.S.
9/23/2014
Ebola Cases Could Reach 1.4 Million in Months, CDC Predicts
Isolating infected patients is the best way to stem the epidemic, health officials say
9/23/2014
Report Identifies Game Changers for U.S. Health Care
Recent innovations, developments may transform direction of patient care in next decade, researchers say
9/23/2014
Breast Milk a Risk for Spreading Common Virus to Preemies, Study Finds
CMV dangerous for low birth weight infants, but mom can be tested before delivery to see if she carries virus
9/23/2014
Some Women Need Tests for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Experts Say
Guidelines include all sexually active females 24 and younger, plus older women deemed at higher risk
9/23/2014
Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Help After Certain Strokes
Statins appear to boost survival rates after bleeding in the brain, study reports
9/23/2014
NIH Adds $10M to Encourage Gender Balance in Clinical Trials
These strategic investments help incorporate sex into existing funded studies, U.S. health officials say
9/23/2014
Job Worries Can Raise Asthma Risk, Study Says
Findings support idea that work-related stress contributes to development of respiratory disorder
9/22/2014
Behavioral Counseling Urged for Teens, Young Adults at Risk for STDs
'Intensive' instruction most effective for curbing dangerous practices, U.S. health experts say
9/22/2014
Screen Women for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Experts Say
Task force cautions most women don't have symptoms from these infections
9/22/2014
Health Woes to Worsen Due to Climate Change, Study Warns
Experts predict surge in breathing problems, infections and food shortages
9/22/2014
Study: Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors May Prevent 80 Percent of Heart Attacks
Men who follow 5 guidelines dramatically cut their risk, researchers say
9/22/2014
Study Suggests Why Pregnant Women Get Sicker From Flu
An aggressive immune system response may worsen symptoms, researchers say
9/22/2014
Noninvasive Devices May Help Migraines, FDA Says
New treatments might aid those who can't tolerate medications