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Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes December 01, 2015

Study found most benefits waned over time, but one expert believes more research is needed

New Diabetes Cases Among Americans Drop for First Time in Decades: CDC December 01, 2015

But another report shows U.S. has more cases than 37 other developed nations

1 in 8 American Adults Still Have High Cholesterol: CDC December 01, 2015

Many don't meet targets, and expert says even those targets aren't good enough to prevent heart attacks

Possible New Weight-Loss Tool: Blocking Stomach Artery December 01, 2015

Experimental procedure tested in 4 morbidly obese patients so far

Crave Coffee Too Much? Talk Therapy May Help December 01, 2015

Caffeine intake dropped more than 75 percent after just one hour-long session, study found

Health Tip: Watch What You Eat December 01, 2015

Keep a food journal

Sugar-Free Sodas, Candy Can Still Damage Your Teeth November 30, 2015

But, researchers add that there are easy ways to prevent lasting harm

After Concussion Symptoms Fade, Slowed Blood Flow in Brain May Persist November 30, 2015

But preliminary study doesn't determine whether that is cause for concern, experts say

Empliciti Approved for Multiple Myeloma November 30, 2015

Drug boosts immune system to destroy cancer cells

Weight Loss May Spare Knee Cartilage, Study Finds November 30, 2015

Losing more than 10 percent of body weight was linked to slower degeneration of cushioning in joints

Health Tip: Get the Facts on Iodine November 30, 2015

It's an essential part of your diet

Teens More Cautious About Sex When Parents Set Rules, Study Finds November 30, 2015

Kids tend to delay sex if Mom and Dad keep an eye on what they're doing, who they're with

Bullies May Face Higher Odds of Eating Disorders: Study November 27, 2015

Risk of anorexia or bulimia significantly higher than for kids not involved in bullying

Sweat to Help Reduce Your Risk for Prostate Cancer November 27, 2015

Vigorous exercise, nutritious diet lower odds for deadly forms of the disease, research suggests

Health Tip: Learn About Processed Foods November 27, 2015

Check ingredient labels for harmful contents

Frequent Heartburn May Signal More Serious Digestive Problem November 26, 2015

Could be gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and treatments can help, expert says

Healthy Holiday Substitutions Can Help Your Heart November 26, 2015

Try replacing sugar and butter with fruit, vegetable oil

Health Tip: Stuff Your Holiday Bird Safely November 26, 2015

And avoid food-borne illness

Probiotics May Not Shield 'Preemies' From Serious Illness, Study Finds November 25, 2015

More research on individual strains of these good bacteria may be needed

Smog Raises Heart Risks in Those With Diabetes, Study Says November 25, 2015

Long-term study showed prolonged exposure linked to heart disease, stroke

Obesity in Youth May Harm the Heart Long-Term, Even After Weight Loss November 25, 2015

Risk of sudden cardiac death was still higher, decades after women had lost the pounds, study found

New Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes Shows Early Promise November 25, 2015

Trial finds that immune-based therapy is safe; further trial on effectiveness is planned

Don't Let Reflux Ruin Your Thanksgiving November 25, 2015

Expert offers tips for avoiding heartburn this holiday

Health Tip: Thawing Your Thanksgiving Turkey November 25, 2015

Do it right

Melatonin Might Help Sleepless Kids With Eczema, Study Finds November 24, 2015

But treating skin condition is still best approach, expert says

Portrazza Approved for Advanced Lung Cancer November 24, 2015

The top cause of cancer death in the United States

Opdivo Approved for Advanced Kidney Cancer November 24, 2015

More than 14,000 projected to die from disease this year

Anthrax Vaccine Approval Expanded November 24, 2015

Now sanctioned for adults 18 to 65 with known or suspected exposure

Could Obesity Be Wired Into Some Children's Brains? November 24, 2015

Food smells elicit stronger reactions in heavier kids, small study finds

Play it Safe Cooking the Thanksgiving Feast November 24, 2015

Risk of fire, burns high during the holiday, expert warns

Health Tip: Promote Better Brain Health November 24, 2015

Feed it knowledge and nutrition

Too Many Pregnant Women Gain Too Much Weight: Doctors' Group November 23, 2015

Obesity can lead to complications for both mom and baby, experts say

Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk of Type 2 Diabetes for Some Women November 23, 2015

Study looked at moms who had already diabetes in pregnancy

Hiding Tobacco Displays in Stores Might Lower Kids' Smoking Rates November 23, 2015

Teens less likely to buy cigarettes when promotions aren't visible, study shows

Caffeine in Pregnancy May Not Harm Baby's IQ, Study Finds November 23, 2015

Study looked at moderate amounts -- about one to two cups of coffee

ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids November 23, 2015

Review of studies finds drugs like Ritalin, Adderall may create sleep woes for some

Teasing Girls About Weight May Cause Lasting Harm November 20, 2015

Study finds link between being made fun of and problematic eating behaviors

E-Cigarette Ads Boost Use Among Young Adults, Study Finds November 20, 2015

Researchers explore potential impact of unrestricted marketing

Kids Who Take ADHD Meds More Likely to Be Bullied, Study Finds November 20, 2015

Odds rose even higher if child sold or gave away the drugs

Narcan Nasal Spray Approved to Counter Narcotic Painkiller Overdose November 19, 2015

First-of-its-kind drug sanctioned to reverse effects of heroin or oxycodone use

Foods May Affect Each Person's Blood Sugar Differently, Study Suggests November 19, 2015

Researchers say 'one-size-fits-all' diet doesn't exist

Drug Overdose Rates Soaring Among U.S. Youth November 19, 2015

Report finds prescription painkillers, heroin largely to blame, with some states hit especially hard

FDA Approves Nasal Spray to Reverse Narcotic Painkiller Overdose November 19, 2015

Drug marketed as Narcan offers new treatment option for family members or first responders

Genetically Engineered Salmon Gets FDA Approval November 19, 2015

It's first animal-based food to get OK from the agency, which says it's safe to eat and doesn't need special label

Could Viagra Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Those at Risk? November 18, 2015

Small trial suggests the drug might help, but much more study is needed

Type 2 Diabetes Drug Helps Some With Chronic Depression: Study November 18, 2015

Insulin resistance may underlie the mental illness, researcher says

1 in 6 Female College Freshmen Raped While Incapacitated: Study November 18, 2015

Risk is higher for those similarly victimized before college, researcher says

Charges Filed Against Makers of Nutritional Supplements November 18, 2015

One company in nationwide sweep sold products with ingredient that caused liver damage, FDA says

More Gluten Before Age 2 Linked to Celiac Disease in At-Risk Kids November 17, 2015

But it's not clear if limiting the protein in baby's diet would help, experts say

Health Tip: Host a Healthier Holiday Meal November 17, 2015

Cut the fat, salt and sugar