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8/28/2015
Could Oral Contraceptives Help Ease Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Only association was seen, and older women shouldn't take the pill to treat symptoms, experts say
8/28/2015
Many Seniors With Cancer Use Alternative Medicines: Study
And a majority of these patients don't tell their doctors about it
8/28/2015
Guidelines for Preventing Catheter Infections in ICU Often Ignored: Study
Only 44 percent of health-care providers said they follow CDC recommendations
8/28/2015
Settling the Back-to-School Jitters
Mental health expert says some kids get anxious about returning to the classroom, but parents can help
8/28/2015
How Parents Add to Math Anxiety
Voicing concerns, helping with homework may increase child's fear, study finds
8/28/2015
Women Soldiers No More Likely to Develop PTSD, Study Finds
No reason to keep females from combat, researchers say
8/28/2015
Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth
High blood pressure, placental problems could be the connection, researchers say
8/28/2015
Many Parents Unaware of Dangers E-Cigarettes Pose to Little Kids: Survey
Users should store liquid nicotine where small children can't find it, researchers say
8/28/2015
'Goth' Teens Report More Depression, Self-Harm
But study findings didn't prove cause-and-effect, only showed an association
8/28/2015
As Tropical Storm Erika Eyes Southeastern U.S., Residents Need to Prepare
People should have emergency communication plan in place, stock up on essential supplies
8/28/2015
FDA Warns of Joint Pain Tied to Common Type 2 Diabetes Drugs
Agency advises users with such symptoms to contact their doctor
8/28/2015
FDA Approves Second Drug in New Class of Cholesterol-Lowering Medications
Trials showed Repatha slashed 'bad' LDL cholesterol levels in those who couldn't tolerate statins
8/28/2015
Hate Hangovers? Then Don't Drink Too Much
Researchers say supposed cures don't chase away that woozy morning-after misery
8/27/2015
Many Kids Tossing Fruits, Veggies in Trash Since New U.S. School Lunch Rules
Although youngsters put produce on their trays, they're throwing out about a third more, study found
8/27/2015
Summer Is High Time for College Kids Trying Illegal Substances
But illicit painkiller use tends to begin in winter, study finds
8/27/2015
Gains in Life Spans Seen Around the Globe
Data from 188 countries show average life expectancy is now about 71 years
8/27/2015
Longer Colonoscopy Time May Cut Cancer Risk
Viewing time of less than 6 minutes linked to higher cancer rates, study finds
8/27/2015
Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends
Researcher suggests firstborns may have decreased blood supply, nutrients in womb
8/27/2015
Liver Damage From Hepatitis C More Widespread Than Thought
If left undetected, it can lead to liver failure and even death, study authors note
8/27/2015
Even Short Bouts of Activity May Help Kids' Health
Three minutes every half hour for three hours lowered blood sugar levels, study says