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7 hours ago Scans Show Range of Zika Brain Defects in Infants
Images of the brains of Brazilian newborns and

Images of the brains of Brazilian newborns and fetuses suggest the virus affects multiple sites

7 hours ago ADHD More Often Missed in Minority Kids

Study found disparities in diagnosis, treatment rates

7 hours ago Fact or Fiction: Debunking the Top 7 Pregnancy Myths
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If you're pregnant, can you color your hair? Get a flu shot? Have sex? Here's what the experts say about the top old wives' tales about pregnancy.

7 hours ago Tips for Preventing Kids' Colds and Flu
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The top ways of keeping your kids from getting sick are washing hands and getting those flu shots.

7 hours ago Patent Monopolies Driving High U.S. Drug Prices: Study

Prescription drug prices are skyrocketing in the United States due in large part to government regulations, a new analysis finds.

10 hours ago Average Lifespan Longer for Twins

And, identical twins tend to outlive fraternal twins, study shows

10 hours ago Breast-Feeding Rates Up, But Many Moms Quit Early

American Academy of Pediatrics recommends babies get only breast milk for the first 6 months of life

10 hours ago Scans Show Range of Zika-Linked Infant Brain Defects
Images of the brains of Brazilian newborns and

Images of the brains of Brazilian newborns and fetuses suggest the virus affects multiple sites

13 hours ago Youth Football Tackle Drills and Concussion Risk

But experts disagree about whether certain collision drills should be curtailed

13 hours ago Banned PCB Chemicals Still Tied to Autism in Kids

These toxins have lingered in the environment, study authors say

13 hours ago Play a Wind Instrument? Beware 'Bagpipe Lung'
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Players of wind instruments, such as bagpipes, trumpets, and trombones, are at risk of getting a rare lung condition if they don’t clean the instruments regularly.

16 hours ago 6 Teaspoons of Added Sugars Daily Limit for Kids

New guidelines aim to help improve children's overall diet, health

16 hours ago Unhappy at Work in 20s, Unhealthy in 40s?

How young adults feel about their careers might affect them physically, mentally by middle-age, study finds

Yesterday EpiPen Price Hikes: What to Know
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The rising cost of a life-saving allergy drug dispenser called an EpiPen is raising eyebrows at the pharmacy counter and on Capitol Hill.

Yesterday CDC: Pregnant? Avoid Miami Beach due to Zika

Florida Gov. Rick Scott says overall total now at 36, CDC urges pregnant women to avoid affected area

Yesterday Steroids May Boost Preemies' Risk of Eye Problems

Babies with very low birth weights are often given steroids to improve lung function

Yesterday Richer Houses Home to Wider Range of Bugs

Lush landscapes draw insects to the best neighborhoods, researchers say

Yesterday To Keep Teens Slim, Focus on Health, not Weight

New American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines cover preventing obesity and eating disorders

Aug 19 FDA Issues Safety Warning About Wen Hair Products

FDA Issues Safety Warning About Wen Hair Products

Aug 19 E-Cigs Have Fewer Carcinogens Than Cigarettes

But switch from tobacco didn't reduce nicotine levels

Aug 19 CDC Advises Pregnant Women to Avoid Miami Beach Due to Zika

Florida Gov. Rick Scott says overall total now at 36, CDC urges pregnant women to avoid affected area

Aug 19 Health Highlights: Aug. 19, 2016

FDA Issues Safety Warning About Wen Hair Products

Aug 19 Kitchen Cooking Burns a Real Danger for Kids
Establish a 'no kid' zone in part of your kitchen

Establish a 'no kid' zone in part of your kitchen to keep little ones safe

Aug 19 Early Prostate Cancer Diagnoses Continue to Fall

Decline follows recommendation against routine screening, but experts not sure if trend is good or bad

Aug 19 Possible Local Zika Cases in Miami Beach

If confirmed, a health advisory against travel to the city by pregnant women may follow, unidentified source says

Aug 19 'Business Diet' a Bad Deal for the Heart

Unhealthy eating on the road linked with early signs of artery clogging, study says

Aug 19 Obamacare Marketplace Shakeout Rocks Arizona, Southeast

Fewer choices in 2017 health care plans await consumers in dozens of markets where Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are pulling out, but withdrawals may hit Arizona, the Carolinas, Georgia and parts of Florida hardest.

Aug 18 Could Diet in Pregnancy Raise Child's ADHD Odds?

Study underscores importance of good prenatal nutrition

Aug 18 Improper Contact Lens Use Can Damage Eyes: CDC

Too often, lens-linked infections lead to corneal scarring and other vision issues, study shows

Aug 18 Fatty Fish May Curb Eye Risks for Diabetic People

Two servings of fish a week may be enough to lower the heightened risk for blindness that those with diabetes face, a new Spanish study suggests.