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Antibiotic Use Before Age 2 Might Raise Obesity Risk, Study Says September 29, 2014

Researchers suspect broad-spectrum versions change makeup of microbes in gut

Medical Implant Devices Skate Through Review Process, Studies Claim September 29, 2014

Researchers criticize FDA for lax oversight; agency defends its approach

Obese in Adolescence, Colon Cancer in Later Life? September 29, 2014

Study doesn't prove cause-and-effect, but suggests the need for healthy habits in childhood

Ban Electronics in Kids' Bedrooms, Expert Says September 26, 2014

Electronic lights, action keep kids up at night and can impact school performance

Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk for Aggressive Breast Cancer in Black Women September 26, 2014

Finding was specific to tough-to-treat estrogen receptor-negative tumors, researchers say

Obese Teen Boys May Make Less Once They Enter Workforce: Study September 26, 2014

Bullying may be to blame, but research doesn't prove cause-and-effect

Stress Might Be Even More Unhealthy for the Obese September 26, 2014

Repeated exposure tied to escalation of inflammatory protein levels, but only in overweight people, study finds

Health Tip: Keep Your Child's Weight Down September 26, 2014

Or he could become obese later

Junk Food Cravings Linked to Brain Lapse September 25, 2014

Reduced activity in the area that controls self-restraint can boost high-calorie cravings, study shows

Many Kids With ADHD May Be Missing Out on Talk Therapy September 25, 2014

Study finds just one in four taking medication gets additional treatment

Obesity Isn't Sole Cause of Type 2 Diabetes September 25, 2014

Researchers uncover new genetic mutations, other contributing factors

Can All Work and No Play Make You Diabetic? September 25, 2014

Blue-collar jobs of 55 hours a week or more might raise your risk, study says

Increasing Skirt Sizes May Hike Your Breast Cancer Risk: Study September 25, 2014

British researchers suggest that going up a size every 10 years raised chances of disease by 33 percent

Study: Family-Based Therapy Can Aid Those With Anorexia September 24, 2014

Teaching parents to help their children with eating behaviors may lead to faster weight gain, researchers say

Soda Giants Pledge to Make Calorie Cuts in Their Drinks September 24, 2014

Effort aimed at curbing U.S. obesity epidemic; health experts call it positive step to boost public health

Younger Age at First Drink, Higher Odds for Problem Drinking: Study September 23, 2014

How soon teen gets drunk after trying first drink also raises risk, researchers report

Diabetes Rates Leveling Off in U.S. September 23, 2014

After 20-year increase, cases have been tapering lately, but some groups still at risk: government report

FDA Warns Doctors of Danger From Fake Drugs September 23, 2014

Health care providers ordering meds should view 'too good to be true' offers with suspicion, agency says

Breast Milk a Risk for Spreading Common Virus to Preemies, Study Finds September 23, 2014

CMV dangerous for low birth weight infants, but mom can be tested before delivery to see if she carries virus

Blood Test for Yeast Infections Approved September 23, 2014

Rare infections primarily affect people with weakened immune systems

Behavioral Counseling Urged for Teens, Young Adults at Risk for STDs September 22, 2014

'Intensive' instruction most effective for curbing dangerous practices, U.S. health experts say

Study: Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors May Prevent 80 Percent of Heart Attacks September 22, 2014

Men who follow 5 guidelines dramatically cut their risk, researchers say

Health Woes to Worsen Due to Climate Change, Study Warns September 22, 2014

Experts predict surge in breathing problems, infections and food shortages

Noninvasive Devices May Help Migraines, FDA Says September 22, 2014

New treatments might aid those who can't tolerate medications

Diabetes Drug Metformin May Affect Thyroid in Some Patients September 22, 2014

Medicine tied to lower thyroid-stimulating hormone levels in those with underactive thyroid

Could Low Iron Intake During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk? September 22, 2014

Study reinforces benefits of taking supplements as recommended

Health Tip: Don't Fall for Food Safety Myths September 22, 2014

Here are the facts

College Women Can Use Food Strategies, Study Finds September 21, 2014

Freshmen unsure that they'll make the right choices

Cyberbullying Seems to Ramp Up in Middle School September 20, 2014

Effective prevention strategies must not be 'one-size-fits-all,' researcher says

Trulicity Approved for Type 2 Diabetes September 19, 2014

New drug helps regulate blood sugar

Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study September 19, 2014

But keeping blood pressure in check does, researchers say

FDA Approves Another Weekly Injectable Drug for Type 2 Diabetes September 19, 2014

Trulicity helps lower blood sugar levels when used alone or with other medications, agency says

Health Tip: Getting More Whole Grains September 19, 2014

Include one in your breakfast menu

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don't Seem to Prevent Cataracts September 18, 2014

Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds

Mentors May Steer Young People Toward More Rewarding Careers September 18, 2014

The result: Greater authority, responsibility likelier early on, study says

FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use September 18, 2014

Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular 'Low T' products

Health Tip: Why Proteins Are Essential September 18, 2014

They're the body's building blocks

Health Tip: Losing Weight After Baby September 18, 2014

Give your body time to recover first

Social Networking Sites Can Help Obese Lose Weight: Study September 17, 2014

Internet can offer constant, cost-effective support for dieters, London researchers say

PTSD Link to Food Addiction Seen in Report September 17, 2014

Study finds women with worst PTSD more likely to be addicted to food, but it's not clear if one causes the other

Artificial Sweeteners May Raise Blood Sugar Levels: Study September 17, 2014

Scientists saw changes in helpful gut bacteria, which can affect some people's ability to process glucose

Major U.S. Food Makers Cut 6.4 Trillion Calories From Products: Report September 17, 2014

16 companies exceeded pledge, but more work needed, experts say

FDA to Probe Testosterone Therapy Claims, Safety September 17, 2014

Joint committee to consider whether 'Low T' products are overprescribed and whether treatment raises heart risks

U.S. Waistlines Keep Growing, With Women Leading the Way September 16, 2014

Average is nearly 39 inches, CDC researchers find

Movantik Approved for Constipation From Opioids September 16, 2014

Painkillers frequently cause irregularity

Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds September 16, 2014

Plus, teen tobacco use fell to new low in 2013, government statistics show

Heart Docs Don't Recommend Routine ECGs for Young Athletes September 15, 2014

Detailed history, examination can reveal teens' risk for sudden death, experts say

Study Sees Differences in Brain Connections of Kids With ADHD September 15, 2014

Important networks that control behavior are slower to link up, scans show

Hog Workers May Bring Drug-Resistant Bacteria Home September 12, 2014

Almost half persistently tested positive for livestock-linked germs, small study finds

Traffic Pollution Linked to Higher Levels of Obesity Hormone September 12, 2014

Findings could help explain association between dirty air, risk for heart disease, researchers say

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