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Calling Your Kid 'Fat' Could Be Counterproductive May 31, 2016

Mom and Dad often misjudge child's weight, studies find

Baby's Early Walking May Mean Stronger Bones as Teen May 31, 2016

Researchers say parents can help improve odds by practicing with toddlers at home

Researchers Uncover Surprises About Celiac Disease May 31, 2016

Immune condition most common among people descended from the Punjab region of India

Ocaliva Approved for Rare Liver Disease May 31, 2016

Primary biliary cholangitis causes inflamed bile ducts

Lifestyle May Be Key to Improving ADHD in Kids May 30, 2016

Healthier habits related to exercise and diet could help many with the disorder, researcher says

Don't Let Bad Food Spoil a Good Barbecue May 28, 2016

Keep the fun going by cooking foods to the right temperatures

Make That Memorial Day BBQ Tasty -- and Safe May 27, 2016

Cooking meat at high temperatures can release harmful chemicals, but a few precautions help, nutritionist says

New Labeling Offers More Protection for Meat Lovers May 27, 2016

Warns consumers that mechanically tenderized beef can raise bacteria risk, so more careful cooking needed

1.2 Million U.S. College Students Boozing on Average Day May 26, 2016

And over 700,000 use marijuana, government report says

Health Tip: Enjoy a Healthier Mexican Meal May 26, 2016

Lighten up on fat and salt

What Doctors Aren't Telling Obese, Young Adults May 25, 2016

Too few warn patients of their risk for kidney disease, study says

'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade May 25, 2016

Weight bias affects all aspects of obese kids' lives, researchers say

Hormone May Be Linked to Teenage Obesity May 24, 2016

Researchers suspect low levels of spexin might play contributing role

Weight-Loss Surgery Helps Treat Type 2 Diabetes May 24, 2016

45 professional groups say the procedure improves blood sugar control

High-Salt Diets May Raise Heart Risks for Kidney Patients May 24, 2016

Study found higher odds for heart attack, stroke in people who consumed more sodium daily

Balloon-in-a-Pill May Be New Weight-Loss Tool May 24, 2016

Those using the device were nearly 7 percent lighter after six months

No Welcome Mats for Diabetes, Obesity in 'Walkable' Neighborhoods May 24, 2016

Urban design can play a role in public health, experts suggest

Living Near Fast-Food Places Hurts Less-Educated Most May 23, 2016

Researchers propose regulating number of unhealthy food outlets

Stool Transplant Soothes Tough-to-Treat Colitis in Study May 23, 2016

Eased symptoms, healed colons in 1 in 4 patients

Late Dinners Won't Doom Kids to Obesity May 23, 2016

Study found eating after 8 p.m. was not linked to increased risk for weight gain

Could a Low-Salt Diet Hurt Your Health? May 20, 2016

Report suggests restricting sodium might backfire, but heart experts are critical of the finding

Concussion Tied to More School Problems Than Other Sports Injuries May 20, 2016

Study suggests need for 'return-to-learn' guidelines

Growth Spurts Can Throw Off Teen Boys' Strut May 20, 2016

Coordination may be affected by quick addition of height, researchers say

Frat Brothers Keep Chugging Despite Anti-Booze Efforts May 20, 2016

What works for other college students doesn't work for those in Greek organizations, study finds

FDA Unveils Makeover of Nutrition Facts Label May 20, 2016

Added sugars, relevant portion sizes among the highlights of revision

Delayed Treatment for Concussion May Prolong Recovery May 20, 2016

College athletes not evaluated immediately were sidelined 5 days longer, study found

Folic Acid for Moms-to-Be Not as Effective as Thought? May 20, 2016

Study authors stress women should still take the B vitamin before and during pregnancy

A Little Excess Weight May Boost Colon Cancer Survival May 19, 2016

Researchers saw an effect, but experts stress that heavier people also have higher odds of getting cancer

Fatty Foods During Teen Years May Influence Later Breast Cancer Risk May 19, 2016

Higher amounts of unhealthy fats tied to greater breast density, researchers suggest

FDA Approves New Drug to Treat Bladder Cancer May 19, 2016

Tecentriq boosted survival in small trial

Health Tip: Going Low-Calorie? May 19, 2016

Restricting too much could backfire

Could Spuds Be Bad for Blood Pressure? May 18, 2016

Eating potatoes 4 or more times a week linked to higher readings in study

Why Pleasant Mealtimes Could Be Key to Alzheimer's Care May 17, 2016

Enhanced atmosphere reduces odds of malnutrition, dehydration, study suggests

Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe: Review May 17, 2016

Extensive study concludes they're as safe to eat as food from traditional plant-breeding methods

Joe Montana Scoring Points Against Heart Disease May 17, 2016

Former Super Bowl MVP focuses on daily exercise and limiting red meat, salty foods

As Fitness Levels Rise, Diabetes Risk Drops May 17, 2016

But change requires dedication to regular exercise in the long run, study shows

Parents Often Don't Get Rid of Leftover Prescription Opioids May 16, 2016

Pills in the home offer teens easy access, expert notes

When New Moms Work Longer Hours, Breast-Feeding Takes a Back Seat May 16, 2016

Study found little change at 20 hours a week or less, but full-time employment was a different story

Sugar-Free Gum Can Be Deadly for Dogs May 13, 2016

Keep all products containing the sweetener xylitol out of your pooch's reach, FDA warns

Facebook's Lure the Same for Young and Old May 13, 2016

Seniors like to connect with family and friends, too, study finds

Health Tip: Cleanse Your Body Naturally May 13, 2016

Eat healthy and avoid 'detox' diets

Gestational Diabetes May Lead to More Body Fat on Babies May 12, 2016

Finding held even when mom-to-be's blood sugar condition was well-controlled

Teens Who Eat Lots of Fruit May Lower Their Breast Cancer Risk: Study May 12, 2016

But second report found women who drink more alcohol over time might increase chances of disease

Does Fat-Storing Hormone Cause Obesity? May 11, 2016

Researchers evaluate role of neurotensin in weight gain

Too Much Folic Acid in Pregnancy Tied to Raised Autism Risk in Study May 11, 2016

But researchers stress that women should not throw away their supplements

Obesity May <i>Not</i> Take Years Off Your Life: Study May 10, 2016

Research suggests that 30 percent increased risk for early death has disappeared over the past 4 decades

FDA to Re-examine What Makes a Food 'Healthy' May 10, 2016

Agency acknowledges changing standards, concerns

Study Links Excess Pre-Pregnancy Weight, Smoking to Heavy Kids May 10, 2016

Childhood obesity seems more likely when mothers are less educated

Restrictive Diets May Cause Thyroid Troubles in Young Kids May 10, 2016

Cutting out foods with iodine led to deficiency that harmed metabolism in 2 children, case reports show

Child's Obesity Tied to Mom's Pregnancy Weight: Study May 09, 2016

Elevated blood sugar may also 'imprint' baby for extra pounds

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