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Early Alzheimer's Linked to Brain 'Leakage' May 31, 2016

Normally, blood-brain barrier prevents this from happening

Most Smokers Don't Stick With E-Cigarettes May 31, 2016

'Vaping' only replaces tobacco use for a small group of people, study finds

Scans Spot Brain Region That Misfires in Depressed People May 31, 2016

Contrary to previous thinking, the habenula is less active during unpleasant experiences

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

Music Soothes Nervous Eye Surgery Patients May 27, 2016

Study found those who listened to relaxing tunes before procedure needed less sedation

Pet Pooch May Help Ease PTSD in Veterans May 27, 2016

Dogs also helped reduce depression and loneliness, researchers found

Tough Economy, Alcohol Fuels Suicide Risk in Men: Study May 26, 2016

But similar link not seen for women

Healthy Living May Offset Genetic Breast Cancer Risk May 26, 2016

Lifestyle may matter even more when your DNA is working against you, research shows

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

And over 700,000 use marijuana, government report says

Global Recession May Have Contributed to Cancer Deaths May 26, 2016

Health-care cuts, unemployment linked to more than 260,000 additional deaths, study finds

Hepatitis C Patients More Likely to Drink, Study Finds May 25, 2016

And researchers say alcohol can worsen the chronic liver condition

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

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

Predeployment Riskiest Time for Military Suicide Attempts May 25, 2016

Two months into service is a pivotal period, study finds

Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study May 25, 2016

More research needed to explore potential link

Drink Spiking a Problem on U.S. Campuses May 24, 2016

Risk of sexual assault much greater for women, study finds

Hormone May Be Linked to Teenage Obesity May 24, 2016

Researchers suspect low levels of spexin might play contributing role

Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More May 24, 2016

Other uses include insomnia, pain and anxiety, researchers say

Blood Pressure Swings Linked to Faster Decline in Mental Skills May 23, 2016

Study found older adults with wide variations were more likely to show deterioration in thinking abilities

Fertility Info Lacking for Young Women Who Beat Cancer May 23, 2016

Two-thirds said they would've liked more advice on preserving ability to have children, study shows

Tai Chi: Rx for Arthritic Knees May 23, 2016

As effective as physical therapy, study suggests, plus it might also improve depression

Seeing the Sea Soothes Stress May 21, 2016

But study did not find similar benefit for people living near parks, forests

Newer Drugs Helping Older People With Eye Disease May 20, 2016

Treatments keeping those with macular degeneration reading and driving longer, study finds

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

Elderly Benefit From Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment May 20, 2016

No greater risk of complications such as falls, fainting, study finds

States With More Gun Owners Have More Gun-Related Suicides: Study May 19, 2016

But only association was found, not cause-and-effect

Family Rejection Triples Risk for Suicide Attempts by Transgender People: Study May 19, 2016

Substance abuse risk also rises when this important 'buffer' to discrimination is removed, researchers say

U.S. Motorcycle Deaths Up 10 Percent in Last Year May 19, 2016

Universal helmet laws would help save lives, report authors say

Why Heavy Drinking Seems to Boost Desire to Smoke More May 18, 2016

Study sheds light on how alcohol habit may make it harder to overcome nicotine addiction

Early Palliative Care Seems to Help Caregivers, Too May 18, 2016

Such programs improve quality of life for folks caring for terminal cancer patients, study finds

Is Monthly Rotation of Medical Residents a Risky Time for Patients? May 18, 2016

Chances of death increased during transitions in care, study finds, but researchers not sure why

ADHD Can First Appear in Young Adulthood for Some, Study Suggests May 18, 2016

Research in adult twins finds many had symptoms but no prior history of the disorder

Health Tip: Boost Your Mood May 18, 2016

Suggestions for a brighter day

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

Enhanced atmosphere reduces odds of malnutrition, dehydration, study suggests

Scientists Test 'Magic Mushroom' Chemical for Tough-to-Treat Depression May 17, 2016

Study of only 12 people suggests it may help some, but more and better research is needed

Keep Busy! Stay Sharp! May 17, 2016

Study suggests a full schedule may enhance your mental prowess

How Much Time Is Left? Doctors, Loved Ones Often Disagree May 17, 2016

But that's not because surrogates misunderstand what they're told, study says

Marriage a Buffer Against Drinking Problems? May 17, 2016

Study found protective benefit for both men and women, but didn't prove cause and effect

Middle Schoolers Exposed to Alcohol Ads Every Day: Study May 17, 2016

Researchers say billboards, signs and TV ads may encourage under-age drinking

Children's Brains 'Light Up' at Sound of Mom's Voice May 16, 2016

Regions linked to emotions, facial recognition and social function were all activated in scan study

Half of Heart Attacks Might Be 'Silent' May 16, 2016

Without typical symptoms, many miss out on crucial medical care, experts say

Could Inducing Brief, Mild 'Fever' Help Ease Depression? May 16, 2016

Small study suggests heating the body might alter brain's serotinin levels, but more research is needed

Devout Women May Enjoy Better Health May 16, 2016

They were one-third less likely to die over 20-year period, study suggests

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

Pills in the home offer teens easy access, expert notes

More Support for Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment for Elderly May 16, 2016

Latest findings from national trial show it lowers chances of heart failure, even in older adults

Many Fertility Apps, Websites Miss the Mark May 13, 2016

Study found only 4 of 53 online calculators accurately predicted best days for conception

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

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

What Works -- And Doesn't -- to Manage Your Tot's Screen Time May 13, 2016

Key points: setting regular schedules for media use, and stopping when it feels 'natural,' researchers say

Disabling Falls Don't Have to Happen May 12, 2016

Expert advice on how seniors can lower their risk

Chronic Pain May Trigger Many Cases of Painkiller Addiction: Survey May 12, 2016

Drug counselors should consider whether people are self-medicating, researchers say

Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar Disorder, Study Finds May 12, 2016

Lower rates of self-harm, accidental injury seen

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