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21 hours ago U.S. Adult Smoking Rate Drops to New Low: CDC
Long-term study shows cardiac-health benefits in

But certain groups, such as those below poverty level, are lighting up more

21 hours ago Steer Clear of Cold Meds for Babies, FDA Advises
At 7 months, study finds difference in eye

Drugs carry serious risks, and most infants, toddlers recover with rest and extra care

21 hours ago Too Few Americans Undergo Dementia Screening
Most say they'll still have the prostate cancer

More than half of people with the condition never had a thinking/memory test, study found

21 hours ago Harm From Baseball Concussions May Linger, Study Finds
Human brain 'predicts' the path of objects

Batting skills often worse than normal after players return to sport

21 hours ago Early Trial Promising for Ebola Vaccine
They not only protect the recipient, but also

Injections appear safe, but one expert is betting on a different approach

Yesterday Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Gets Heart Stent

Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Gets Heart Stent

Yesterday 'Text Neck' and Other Tech Troubles
Back & Neck Pain

Gift-buying season is here, and on top of the wish list for most people is the latest tech gadget or gizmo. But some experts are concerned that more tech may equal more pain for frequent users.

Yesterday Your Dog Really Is Listening to You
Genome study reveals origin of a transmissible

Study finds canines process speech in a human-like way

Yesterday Daily Physical Activity May Help Lower Parkinson's Risk
Study suggests it's not a sure path from kitchen

Six hours a week of household chores or commuting seem protective, study finds

Yesterday Obesity Tied to Half a Million Cancers Worldwide, Report Shows
Study finds higher rates of chronic disease,

Largest number of obesity-related cancers diagnosed in North America and Europe, researchers report

Yesterday Weight Could Influence Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief
But study finds that high doses of

Study finds overweight people are less likely to have remission

Yesterday No Link Between Acetaminophen in Pregnancy, Asthma in Kids: Study
Fewer mothers-to-be need supplementation than

Once childhood respiratory illnesses were factored out, the pain relievers had little impact, researchers say

Yesterday FDA Advisory Panel Says Steroid Shots for Back Pain Can Continue
Study found osteopath worked better for patients

Experts disagree on whether they are effective for treating spinal inflammation

Yesterday Most Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control, CDC Says
Drug abuse, prostitution tied to heightened risk,

U.S. experts cite indifference, lack of access to care

Nov 25, 2014 Teens Given Anxiety, Sleep Meds May Be at Risk for Drug Abuse
Nesina, Kazano and Oseni each contain a new

Study finds illicit drug use more likely after their prescribed medications run out

Nov 25, 2014 Could Popular Heartburn Drugs Upset Your 'Good' Gut Bugs?
Study reinforces the link, and a new test might

Study suggests class of meds upset healthy balance of bacteria in the gut

Nov 25, 2014 Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens
They are 36 percent more likely to struggle with

Researchers find odds raised in both boys and girls developing sooner than peers

Nov 25, 2014 Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds
But individual incentives also do well when

Additional missed days cost U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, researchers report

Nov 25, 2014 New Device May Make Mammograms More Comfortable
Study detects no differences in late-stage cancer

Less pain was reported in study, while image quality was still preserved, researcher says

Nov 25, 2014 Yogurt Every Day May Help Keep Diabetes Away
Small Taiwanese study shows higher concentrations

Study found modest effect against the disease, but experts say overall healthy diet is still best approach

Nov 25, 2014 Brain Abnormality Spotted in Many SIDS Babies
But finding is too preliminary to say it causes

But finding is too preliminary to say it causes the deadly condition, experts say

Nov 25, 2014 FDA Announces New Calorie Rules for Restaurants
Loaded breakfast burger

The FDA announced new rules Tuesday that require chain restaurants and vending machine operators to post calories for food and drinks on their menus.

Nov 24, 2014 Most Seniors Could Use Statins Under New Guidelines
But one cardiologist stands by the drug,

Many eligible for cholesterol-lowering drugs based on age alone, study finds

Nov 24, 2014 Kids' Bag Lunches Not Meeting Nutrition Guidelines: Study
Second study found that providing classroom

Second study found that providing classroom breakfast didn't improve grades, though longer-term studies are needed

Nov 24, 2014 FDA Adds 'Boxed Warning' to Devices Used to Remove Uterine Fibroids
But study didn't prove cause-and-effect

Risk of spreading unsuspected cancers prompted new warnings, agency says

Nov 24, 2014 Researchers Find Stem Cells That Help Nails Regenerate
Expert offers tips on how to keep them healthy.

Normal function helps with growth, but if nail is damaged, cells focus on repair

Nov 24, 2014 Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment So Successful in Kids That Trial Is Halted
Technique avoids ill effects related to long-term

Hydroxyurea pills worked as well as transfusions in reducing stroke risk, researchers report

Nov 24, 2014 Wall Street Is Bullish On 2015 Obamacare Enrollment

Analysts project that 11 million people will sign up in 2015 — and more will be younger and healthier.

Nov 24, 2014 Treating Irregular Heartbeat With Digoxin May Come With Risks
Findings suggest a second look at what range is

Study finds higher odds for death, hospitalization for patients with atrial fibrillation

Nov 24, 2014 Some Experts Dispute Claims Of Looming Doctor Shortage

Nurse practitioners and physician assistants can fill some primary care gaps, but specialists say an aging population will need more intensive care.