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5/25/2016
Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study
More research needed to explore potential link
5/25/2016
Doctors Spot New Vision Problems in Babies Struck by Zika
Finding adds to growing understanding of damage virus causes in these infants, researchers say
5/25/2016
Pot While Pregnant May Raise Premature Birth Risk: Study
Experts' advice to expectant mothers on marijuana use is same as for alcohol and tobacco: Don't do it
5/25/2016
Kids' Grades May Suffer When Families Move
The more times a family changed homes, the worse kids performed in math, reading, study found
5/25/2016
Common Abnormal Heart Rhythm Linked to Cancer Risk
But study only found an association and doesn't prove that atrial fibrillation causes cancer
5/25/2016
Hepatitis C Patients More Likely to Drink, Study Finds
And researchers say alcohol can worsen the chronic liver condition
5/25/2016
Smoking Harms Black Americans' Kidneys, Study Suggests
Researchers say inflammation or cigarette by-product may play a role
5/25/2016
Researchers Find 8 Immune Genes in Aggressive Brain Cancer
Discovery might eventually lead to better treatment for glioblastoma multiforme
5/25/2016
What Doctors Aren't Telling Obese, Young Adults
Too few warn patients of their risk for kidney disease, study says
5/25/2016
Predeployment Riskiest Time for Military Suicide Attempts
Two months into service is a pivotal period, study finds
5/25/2016
'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade
Weight bias affects all aspects of obese kids' lives, researchers say
5/25/2016
2 New Findings Offer Hope for Those With Severe Hemophilia
One pinpoints when standard therapy works best, while the other uncovers the promise of a new drug
5/25/2016
Genetic Insights May Help Kids Battling Developmental Delays
DNA analysis led to better treatments in 4 of 10 cases studied
5/24/2016
Hormone May Be Linked to Teenage Obesity
Researchers suspect low levels of spexin might play contributing role
5/24/2016
Loss of Y Chromosome in Men Tied to Alzheimer's Risk
Study raises provocative questions, expert says
5/24/2016
Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More
Other uses include insomnia, pain and anxiety, researchers say
5/24/2016
No Welcome Mats for Diabetes, Obesity in 'Walkable' Neighborhoods
Urban design can play a role in public health, experts suggest
5/24/2016
High-Salt Diets May Raise Heart Risks for Kidney Patients
Study found higher odds for heart attack, stroke in people who consumed more sodium daily
5/24/2016
More Evidence That Smog a Heart Threat
Study found 3 months of exposure linked to higher cholesterol levels, especially for those with diabetes
5/24/2016
What Really Works to Help Baby Sleep
Two long-recommended methods seem effective and bring no psychological harm, study finds