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2/8/2016
Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors May Have Lingering Troubles: Study
Intelligence, memory and attention can be affected by treatments, researchers say
2/8/2016
Is Fat From Another Area of Body Safe for Breast Reconstruction?
Research shows this practice doesn't increase risk for new cancers or recurrence
2/8/2016
Brain Cells in Mice May Reveal Clues to Your Sighs
Researchers pinpoint the neurons behind this vital reflex function
2/8/2016
Study Links Concussion to Higher Risk of Later Suicide
But while researchers found an association, they didn't prove cause-and-effect
2/8/2016
Spelling Prowess Relies on Multiple Brain Areas, Study Finds
Researchers say at least three regions of left hemisphere are involved
2/8/2016
Alcohol More Harmful for People With HIV, Study Suggests
Even moderate drinking linked to higher risk for death and alcohol-related health issues
2/8/2016
PSA Testing Differs Among Primary Care Doctors, Urologists
Researchers examine falloff after change in prostate cancer screening recommendations
2/8/2016
Many in Hospice Don't Get Medical Visit in Last 2 Days of Life: Study
Findings led to an increase in Medicare payments to improve care, researchers say
2/8/2016
Study Ties School Calendar to Asthma Flare-Ups
After summer or long break, symptoms spike when kids return to the classroom
2/8/2016
Poor REM Sleep May Be Linked to Higher Risk for Anxiety, Depression
Preliminary study suggests that emotional stress builds when this phase is disturbed, creating a 'vicious cycle'
2/8/2016
Do the Seasons Affect How We Think?
Small European study finds evidence of seasonal changes in memory, attention
2/8/2016
Doctors Should Screen Teens for Major Depression, U.S. Task Force Says
Experts add that more research needed to determine whether kids under 12 should also be tested
2/8/2016
Measles Outbreak May Have Swayed Some Parents on Vaccines
Moms and dads who were well-informed on Disneyland cases were more confident about shots in survey
2/8/2016
White House Seeks $1.8 Billion to Fight Zika Virus
Emergency funds from Congress would combat the global health threat, officials say
2/7/2016
Vacation Weight Gain Can Lead to 'Creeping Obesity,' Study Finds
Watch alcohol intake and weigh yourself before and after vacation, researcher suggests
2/6/2016
Super Bowl Safety: Protect Kids From Toppling TVs
Poorly positioned televisions injure thousands of children a year, experts say
2/5/2016
Super Bowl Foods Can Be a Win, Win: Healthy and Delicious
Drinking water, limiting portions can also save thousands of calories, expert says
2/5/2016
NFL Linemen Keep Growing, Putting Their Health at Risk, Experts Say
Some players are topping out at 400 pounds -- and more
2/5/2016
Waning Whooping Cough Immunity Blamed in Outbreaks
Teens have very little protection just a few years after vaccination, study finds
2/5/2016
Do More 'Selfies' Mean More Relationship Woes?
Survey of Instagram users suggests sharing these photos online may make romantic partners jealous