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4/18/2015
Women With Grandkids May Leave Workforce Sooner
Study also finds those with flexible work situations less likely to retire
4/18/2015
Safety Tips Hot Off the Grill
Doctor shares some barbecue do's and don'ts
4/17/2015
For Breast-Feeding Moms, Tips on Eating for Two
U.S. health officials outline a healthy meal plan
4/17/2015
Stronger Muscles = Healthier Bones in Kids
Added bone mass may help delay osteoporosis, study suggests
4/17/2015
Migraines Often Undiagnosed, Doctor Says
Proper identification of headache type can lead to better treatment
4/17/2015
Salt Pills Do Little for Endurance Athletes: Study
Finding challenges common belief that they can boost performance
4/17/2015
Women With Grandkids May Leave Workforce Sooner
Study also finds those with flexible work situations less likely to retire
4/17/2015
Brain Scans Give Clues to Link Between Alzheimer's, Down Syndrome
People with Down syndrome are at much higher risk of developing dementia, researchers say
4/17/2015
Gene Variation Could Spur Longer Smoking, Earlier Cancer
Researcher suggests a change in screening policies
4/17/2015
1 in 3 Teen Boys Sexually Assaulted Tries Suicide, Study Finds
Psychologist calls for greater support for all victims -- female and male
4/17/2015
More Evidence of Long-Term Illness in 9/11 Responders
EMS workers join police, fire personnel still struggling with health problems, study finds
4/17/2015
Higher Altitude States Have Fewer Kids With ADHD, Study Finds
Low-lying states have rates up to 16 percent versus 6 percent in mountain regions
4/17/2015
U.S. Boy's Death Highlights Rare Mosquito-Borne Infection
Researchers identify lethal strain of La Crosse virus in Tennessee patient
4/17/2015
Spring Allergy Season Could Be a Bloomin' Nightmare
Doctors predict a shorter but rougher stretch of coughing, sneezing and wheezing
4/17/2015
California Declares Measles Outbreak Over
But, health officials say risk still exists for those who aren't vaccinated against the disease
4/17/2015
Remote Amazon Tribe Members Have Greater Germ Diversity in Their Bodies
Finding suggests that 'Western' lifestyle may be driving diseases like asthma, diabetes, obesity
4/16/2015
Americans' Gut Bacteria Lack Diversity, Researchers Find
People living in less-developed Papua New Guinea have 50 more types of bacteria
4/16/2015
Chemicals in Some Flavored E-Cigs Exceed Recommended Limits: Study
Researchers say findings show need for regulations, such as mandatory listing of ingredients
4/16/2015
About 1 in 10 Kids Tries E-Cigarettes
But fewer than 2 percent of teens become regular users, study finds
4/16/2015
Substance Abuse Reported by About 1 in 10 American Workers
Government report detects uptick among hotel, food service employees