Date PostedArticle
Oct 21 Troubled Childhood May Boost Bipolar Risk: Study

Research review suggests strong link with emotional abuse

Oct 21 Be Aware of What You Share Online About Your Kids

New review offers parents advice on how to be more careful with postings that could affect their children

Oct 21 1 in 3 Young Athletes With Concussion Returns to Play on Same Day

But, medical recommendation is to stay out of game after head injury

Oct 21 Is It Really True That Chocolate May Be Good for You?

A component in cocoa seems to help control blood sugar and inflammation, but there's a caveat

Oct 21 Mediterranean Diet, Caffeine May Be Good for Your Eyes

Study found both were linked to lower risk of leading cause of blindness

Oct 21 Cartilage From Nose Used to Repair Bum Knees

In small trial, patients were able to grow new cartilage in the joint

Oct 21 Pediatricians: Kids Need 'Media Use Plan' From Parents

Suggestions include no screen time for those under 18 months, not using media as 'soothing tool'

Oct 20 CDC Sets Florida Testing Zone for Pregnant Women

Latest recommendation covers more than the two areas in Miami-Dade where local transmission is occurring

Oct 20 Some Mexican Ceramics Can Serve Up Lead Poisoning
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Canadian woman's illness highlights danger from glazes with high lead levels, doctors say

Oct 20 Monitoring, Not Treatment, May Be Better for Some Prostate Cancer Patients

In Sweden, 90 percent with very low risk disease choose this option instead of immediate treatment, researchers report

Oct 20 'Fake Pills' May Help Ease Back Pain

Patients knew they were taking a placebo and still obtained relief, study finds

Oct 20 Clinton, Trump Differ on Medicare at Debate
hillary clinton and donald trump back to back

At their final presidential debate, Hillary Clinton says she'd keep Medicare and Social Security solvent with "smarter decisions," and Donald Trump says a booming economy would preserve the programs.

Oct 19 Sleep Can Affect Male Fertility

Study found too little or too much shuteye linked to reduced chance of pregnancy

Oct 19 This May Be Risky Soon After Weight-Loss Surgery

A suitable interval, plus proper nutrition, key to ensuring healthy mom and baby, study finds

Oct 19 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit All-Time High

More prevention efforts needed, agency STD specialists say

Oct 19 Exercise May Help People With Memory Loss

But effects only lasted as long as activity continued, study found

Oct 19 Clots May Be the Cause of Fainting in Some Elderly

But doctors don't often suspect pulmonary embolism, researchers say

Oct 19 Digesting Meat Ups Risks for Some Heart Patients

Those with narrowed leg arteries and high levels of the byproduct had higher odds of dying early, study suggests

Oct 19 Marijuana May Lower Bone Density

Study finds heavy users have lower bone density than cigarette smokers

Oct 19 Researchers Identify Genes Linked to Hot Flashes

Mutations found in women of all races, ethnicities

Oct 19 Mouth and Gut Germs May Be Linked to Migraines

People who get the severe headaches have more nitrate-reducing microbes, researchers say

Oct 19 CDC Updates Spending Plans to Combat Zika

Some goals: prepare states for future outbreaks, and track virus' effects on the unborn

Oct 19 Better Way to Treat Seniors' Ankle Fractures?

'Close contact casting' might help many avoid surgery, study suggests

Oct 18 'Ghost Pepper' Burns Hole in Man's Esophagus

San Francisco patient spent 23 days in hospital after eating super-hot pepper in contest

Oct 18 Are Vegetarian Diets Heart-Healthier?

Study finds no significant difference in 10-year cardiovascular risk, but one expert is skeptical of research

Oct 18 More Low-Income Kids Need Dental Sealants: CDC

Treatments protect against most cavities -- reducing pain and dental costs

Oct 18 Have Type 2 Diabetes? Try Walking After Eating

Study found it lowered blood sugar levels more than other exercise, particularly if done after dinner

Oct 18 AFib Patients May Not Always Need Blood Thinners

If episodes of atrial fibrillation are brief, the risk of stroke is low, specialists say

Oct 18 Obesity More Common Among Teens With Autism

Addressing problem behaviors with food or TV may combat excess weight, researchers suggest

Oct 17 Fewer Cervical Cancer Tests After HPV Vaccine?

Less testing could reduce risk of false positives and save money, researchers say