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HIV Decline Falls Short of U.S. 5-Year GoalMay 06, 2016

But some progress seen in reducing new infections, transmission

Harsh Parenting May Harm a Child's Physical HealthMay 06, 2016

Problems might last into early adulthood, study suggests

Health Tip: Is Your Child an Emotional Eater?May 06, 2016

Here are potential warning signs

Poor Vision and Dangerous Falls Plague Many U.S. SeniorsMay 05, 2016

Year-long CDC study finds 1.3 million people over 65 with poor eyesight fell at least once

Widely Used Heart Drug Tied to Dementia RiskMay 05, 2016

Both warfarin and the atrial fibrillation it's often used to treat may raise risk, study suggests

Addicts Using Diarrhea Drug Imodium to Get HighMay 05, 2016

Trend is increasing among those who can't get opioid prescription painkillers, experts say

Stay Lean, Live LongerMay 05, 2016

Researchers found slimmest people had lowest chances of dying in two studies

Lung Cancer Surgery Worthwhile for Older PatientsMay 05, 2016

Study found those 65 and older survived longer when they had operation

Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: StudyMay 05, 2016

Small review finds high schoolers as young as 14 have had boyfriends who control their reproductive choices

Seniors: Pump Iron, Live LongerMay 04, 2016

Twice-weekly strength training cut risk of dying during 15-year study

New Guidelines Recommend Inpatient Rehab After StrokeMay 04, 2016

American Heart Association and American Stroke Association say this helps patients more than a nursing home

Fatty Foods, Drowsy DaysMay 04, 2016

Study found men who preferred fat-filled fare were more likely to be habitually sleepy

Medical Errors: A Hidden KillerMay 04, 2016

Study claims they're the 3rd leading cause of U.S. deaths, but CDC doesn't track such data

For ADHD, Start With Behavior Therapy, Not Drugs: CDCMay 03, 2016

Parents of hyperactive young children can help them improve through guidance, experts say

Training Program for Those With Autism Often Results in Low-Paying Jobs: StudyMay 03, 2016

While 60 percent came away with work, most ended up working part-time, earning less than poverty level

Health Tip: Focus on the PositiveMay 03, 2016

And don't dwell on the negative

Desperate for Shut-Eye?May 02, 2016

Physicians' group recommends cognitive behavioral therapy before drugs for insomnia

Does TV Influence Which Alcohol Teens Favor?May 02, 2016

Study finds the more kids see a brand on shows, the more likely they'll drink it

Even Non-Obese Report Better Mood, Sex Drive After DietingMay 02, 2016

Calorie cutters said their sleep and relationships improved, too

Kids With Two Dads as Well-Adjusted as Other Kids, Study FindsMay 02, 2016

But many of the fathers say they still face societal barriers

Bullying Can Turn Victims Into BulliesMay 02, 2016

Greater risk for aggressive behavior when both cyberbullying and in-person taunting took place, study found

Autism Diagnosed at Younger AgesMay 02, 2016

Researcher says this is due to change in screening guidelines for 18- and 24-month-olds

'Wandering' a Hazard for More Than a Third of Kids With AutismMay 02, 2016

In study, many were unaware they might be in danger, couldn't distinguish strangers from people they knew

More U.S. Kids Have Chronic Health Problems: StudyMay 02, 2016

Low-income children are experiencing the biggest increases, researchers report

Study Suggests Aerial Pesticide Spraying Tied to Higher Autism RatesMay 02, 2016

But researcher said finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect connection

Seniors' Worsening Depression May Sometimes Predict DementiaApril 29, 2016

Study suggests a common underlying cause in some, but not all, cases

If You're Craving Cookies, You Might Just Be BoredApril 29, 2016

Dull times lead to unhealthy choices, including chips, sweets and fast food, studies find

Jello Shots While Underage, Bigger Booze Problems Later?April 29, 2016

Study suggests the alcohol-soaked products are early sign of trouble

Link Between Money Woes, Domestic Abuse Tough to UntangleApril 29, 2016

Researchers trying to determine if financial troubles lead to violence

E-Cigarettes 'In' at Some SchoolsApril 29, 2016

In certain places, teens more likely to vape, regardless of regular cigarette use, study says

Smog May Boost Risk for Several CancersApril 29, 2016

Study finds even small increases in pollution raised overall odds of dying from disease by 22 percent

Many Manly Men Avoid Needed Health CareApril 29, 2016

Gender stereotypes can have dangerous consequences, research suggests

Two Genes May Raise Odds for Fraternal Twin PregnanciesApril 28, 2016

Variants make the release of multiple eggs more likely, researchers say

'You've Got Cancer' Can Take Devastating Mental TollApril 28, 2016

Study finds higher rates of depression, anxiety, substance abuse just before and after a diagnosis

Got Unwanted Pills? Drug Take-Back Day Is April 30April 28, 2016

National effort coordinates drop-off sites to keep prescriptions out of the hands of abusers

Births of Triplets, Quadruplets on Decline in U.S.: ReportApril 28, 2016

Improvements in infertility treatments led to fewer risky multiple births by 2014, experts say

Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors' Minds SharpApril 28, 2016

Ability to stay engaged in conversation could help ward off dementia, study suggests

Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Weight May Help Predict Child's SizeApril 27, 2016

Study also found six months of breast-feeding offered protection against excess pounds in child

Mindfulness Therapy May Help Ease Recurrent DepressionApril 27, 2016

Review of 9 studies suggests it helps patients better cope with troubling thoughts and emotions

Young Gay, Bisexual Men May Be at Higher Risk for Suicide, Study FindsApril 27, 2016

They were much more likely to attempt to harm themselves than older counterparts, and blacks were also vulnerable

Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplements Might Boost Antidepressants' EffectsApril 26, 2016

Data from 8 randomized clinical trials suggests a benefit, but consult with your doctor first, experts say

Early Emotional Support May Help Kids Manage Feelings LaterApril 26, 2016

Preschool children given high levels of caring showed specific brain changes

Female Pelvis Widens, Then Shrinks Over a Lifetime, Study FindsApril 25, 2016

Timing of shifts, at puberty and menopause, suggest that estrogen is steering changes, researcher says

E-Cigarette Ads May Help Lure Teens to the Habit: StudyApril 25, 2016

Researchers, experts call for ban on such promotions, much like what happened with tobacco cigarette ads

Teen Moms May Ignore Advice for Helping Babies Sleep SafelyApril 21, 2016

Awareness of SIDS risk didn't spur young mothers to follow recommendations, study finds

Nagging Your Kids About Weight Might BackfireApril 21, 2016

Children added pounds if parents thought they were heavy, research suggests

Eating Disorders Seem More Common in Schools Where Girls PredominateApril 21, 2016

And schools with kids from more educated parents also had higher rates, study found

Alcohol, Processed Meats May Raise Stomach Cancer RiskApril 21, 2016

Excess weight also seems to boost chances of disease, and risk increases as three factors increase, researchers report

Previous Mental Distress May Slow Concussion RecoveryApril 20, 2016

If 'psychosomatic symptoms' were present before head injury, it took twice as long for most athletes to get better, study found

How the Brain Reads Other People's FacesApril 20, 2016

Researchers say they spot region that decodes facial movements, such as a slight smile or furrowed brow