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Energy Drinks May Give the Heart an Unhealthy Jolt April 26, 2017

Popular beverages also affect blood pressure for hours, small trial shows

Cancer Risk Rises After Childhood Organ Transplant: Study April 26, 2017

Yet overall chances to any one child remain low, researchers stressed

Obesity Quadruples Kids' Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study April 25, 2017

About 415 million people worldwide have the disease, which is costly to treat but can be prevented

FDA Warns 14 Companies on Bogus Cancer 'Cures' April 25, 2017

Warning letters issued for treatments sold without approval mainly on websites and in social media

Is a Low-Salt Diet Always Healthy? April 25, 2017

Study claims current guidelines are too restrictive when there's sufficient potassium intake

Are You Raising an 'Emotional Eater'? April 25, 2017

Calming kids with food can start a vicious, fattening cycle, study says

Health Tip: Eat for the Right Reasons April 25, 2017

Here's how

Waist Size, Not Weight, May be Key to Life Span April 24, 2017

Even those who aren't overweight are at risk of death if they've got a paunch, researchers report

Common Food Nutrient Tied to Risky Blood Clotting April 24, 2017

Gut bacteria reacts to compound in eggs and meat to produce chemical that ups heart disease risk, study says

Exercise Benefits Aging Hearts, Even Those of the Obese April 24, 2017

Physical activity helps ward off heart damage in middle age and beyond, study finds

Counting Your Way to Weight Loss April 24, 2017

Standard calorie caps aren't for everyone

The Top 5 Conditions That Shorten Americans' Lives -- And Are Preventable April 24, 2017

Obesity steals the most years of all, researchers say

Timing of Lunch, Recess May Determine What Kids Eat April 24, 2017

Study found children who ate first consumed more vegetables, while those who played first wasted less food

Love Chocolate? Potato Chips? Your Genes Might Be to Blame April 24, 2017

Study findings may someday lead to more individualized diet advice, researcher says

Many Students Reluctant to Use Asthma Inhalers at School April 21, 2017

Survey suggests it's one reason why many children have poor control of their condition

Young Adults With Autism Need Help Managing Money: Study April 21, 2017

Many feel unprepared to handle responsibilities such as paying bills on their own

Health Tip: Pregnant Women Need Omega-3 Fats April 21, 2017

Fish low in mercury are safest

When Is It Safe to Drive With Type 1 Diabetes? April 21, 2017

Researchers say new checklist can help determine when low blood sugar should keep you off the road

Early School Start Times Tough on Teens April 18, 2017

New guidelines advise starting classes at 8:30 a.m. or later

New Bowel Disorder Treatments Needed, FDA Says April 17, 2017

For now, no cure exists for irritable bowel syndrome

Regular Phys Ed Builds More Than Fitness April 17, 2017

Young teens also gain knowledge about healthy living, researchers say

Get to Know the Mediterranean Diet April 17, 2017

This eating regimen offers a healthy yet tasty option for weight loss

Health Tip: Concerned About Your Child's Weight? April 17, 2017

How to discuss with your doctor

'Better Health' Argument Won't Always Work to Pass Soda Taxes April 14, 2017

Philadelphia example shows that revenue generation can be more convincing to lawmakers

Could a Daily Vitamin Curb Smog's Effect on the Heart? April 14, 2017

Small study suggests vitamin B might help, but reducing pollution levels remains the priority

Water Outperforms Sports Drinks for Young Athletes April 14, 2017

Kids rarely need the extra sugar and salt, doctor says

New Meds Make Inroads Against Crohn's Disease April 13, 2017

Study finds fewer patients now end up in hospital as drugs keep illness at bay

Could a Clinical Trial Help Your Child? April 13, 2017

FDA outlines what to ask before enrollment

Health Tip: Eating Lunch at Work April 13, 2017

Take steps against foodborne illness

Diabetes Continues Its Relentless Rise April 12, 2017

But doctors making headway with heart complications among these patients

A Healthier Weight May Mean Fewer Migraines April 12, 2017

Study found risk increased in both obese and underweight people

FDA Warns Against Bogus Autism 'Cures' April 12, 2017

Unproven therapies won't help and could be harmful, agency says

Trans Fat Bans May Have Cut Heart Attack, Stroke Rate April 12, 2017

Pending FDA regulations should remove nearly all of this unhealthy substance from your diet, experts say

1st Drug for Tardive Dyskinesia Approved April 12, 2017

Condition characterized by involuntary movement of the jaw, lips and tongue

Breast-Feeding Success Hinges on Support for Mom, Baby April 11, 2017

Limiting visitors early on and relying on the help of a lactation expert can get mothers off to a good start

Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Tourette 'Tics' April 11, 2017

But neurology experts agree that more research is needed

A Healthy Middle-Aged Heart May Protect Your Brain Later April 11, 2017

Dementia expert says take up heart-healthy habits sooner rather than later

1 in 3 Teens With Autism Licensed to Drive, Study Finds April 11, 2017

Pediatricians suggest discussing adolescent's capabilities with doctor first

Many Americans Don't Know How to Handle High Cholesterol April 11, 2017

Survey found they know it raises heart risks, but are confused, discouraged about how to lower it

More Younger Americans Are Suffering Strokes: Study April 10, 2017

Researchers cite rise in blood pressure and diabetes, but one specialist questions the findings

Obesity May Make Rheumatoid Arthritis Tough to Spot, Track April 10, 2017

Inflammation from excess weight could lead doctors to think disease is worse in women than it is, study finds

Race May Play Role in Obese Teens' Blood Pressure April 10, 2017

Extra pounds appear more problematic for whites and Hispanics, study finds

10 Minutes of Sweat a Day Helps Kids' Hearts April 08, 2017

Replacing light exercise with vigorous activity could greatly benefit some kids and teens, study finds

Is Surgery Always Necessary for Gallstones? April 07, 2017

Study found some people with gallstone pancreatitis are OK years later even without gallbladder removal

FDA Approves Hep C Drugs for Kids 12 and Older April 07, 2017

Previously allowed only for adults

U.S. Blood Supply Safe From Zika Virus, Officials Say April 07, 2017

They detail steps being taken to protect people who need transfusions

Multivitamins May Not Help Men's Hearts, Even When Diet Is Poor April 07, 2017

Study found no preventive benefit, but more research might still be warranted

Health Tip: Eat Healthy After Radiation Therapy April 07, 2017

It's important to eat, even if you aren't hungry

Health Tip: Freezing Food April 07, 2017

Here's how to do it safely

'Surprise' Designer Drugs Detected in NYC Hair Samples April 06, 2017

Stimulant-taking party-goers don't always know what they're using, study finds

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