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8/24/2016
Kids' Mild Brain Injury Can Have Long-Term Effects
Early head trauma linked to psychiatric, financial issues as adults, study finds
8/24/2016
Cheap Face Masks Little Help Against Air Pollutants
Scientists say close-fitting surgical styles are a better alternative
8/24/2016
Diabetes Drug May Help Kids With Autism Fight Unwanted Pounds
Weight gain is a side effect of antipsychotic drugs used to treat irritability and agitation
8/24/2016
Medical Marijuana's Pain Relief May Work Better for Men
Study found male users reporting bigger benefits compared to women
8/24/2016
Season of Conception May Affect Fetal Brain Growth
Babies conceived in winter more apt to have learning problems and vitamin D might play a role, study finds
8/24/2016
Five More Cases of Local Zika Infection Reported in Florida
State health department says one confirmed in Tampa Bay area
8/24/2016
Cancer on Course to Become Top Killer of Americans
Report shows it will probably eclipse heart disease as leading cause of death in coming years
8/24/2016
Senior Years May Truly Be Golden for Happiness
Researchers find people get less stressed and are more content as they age
8/24/2016
Blood Test Might Someday Predict Your Stroke Risk
People with high levels of certain 'biomarkers' had significantly higher odds for an attack, study found
8/24/2016
Adult-Onset Asthma Might Raise Heart Risks
But shared risk factors, such as air pollution, might explain the connection, researchers say
8/24/2016
Stress May Take Greatest Toll on Younger Women's Hearts: Study
Female heart disease patients under 50 were 4 times more likely than male peers to show effects, study found
8/24/2016
Could Weight-Loss Surgery Boost Odds of Preemie Birth?
Monitoring is essential, especially later in pregnancy, study suggests
8/24/2016
Excess Weight Tied to Higher Risk for Many Cancers, Experts Say
International committee finds thinner folks less likely to develop variety of malignancies
8/24/2016
Zika May Persist for Months in Newborns, Study Shows
Brazilian infant appeared outwardly fine at birth, but neurological troubles arose later
8/23/2016
Five More Cases of Local Zika Infection Reported in Florida
State health department says one confirmed in Tampa Bay area
8/23/2016
Climate Change May Prolong Smog Season in Southeast U.S.
Air quality is becoming more sensitive to the effects of extreme weather, new study finds
8/23/2016
'Bagpipe' Lung Infection Kills Piper
Mold, fungi can collect in wind instruments, researchers explained
8/23/2016
Young Football Players Tackle Greatest Concussion Risk at Practice
But experts disagree about whether certain collision drills should be curtailed
8/23/2016
Average Lifespan Longer for Twins
And, identical twins tend to outlive fraternal twins, study shows
8/23/2016
Banned PCB Chemicals Still Tied to Autism in U.S. Kids
These toxins have lingered in the environment, study authors say