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Health Tip: Finding Safe Shoes for the Elderly October 20, 2017

Balance and comfort are key

State Laws Help Reduce Concussions in Youth Sports October 19, 2017

Study finds more students are reporting symptoms, preventing recurring injuries

New Genes Linked to Restless Legs Syndrome October 18, 2017

Scientists found 13 new culprits among 45,000 patients with the condition

Schizophrenia Affects Brain's Communication Network October 18, 2017

Finding may help spur new research

Cooling Mitts, Socks May Ease a Major Chemo Side Effect October 18, 2017

Nerve damage in limbs causes some to stop cancer treatment early

Clues to How You Hear in a Crowd October 17, 2017

Answers reside in the brain, researchers say

Who's Most at Risk of Head Injury in Youth Football? October 17, 2017

Those involved in running, passing more vulnerable, study finds

A-Fib Hits Men Earlier Than Women October 16, 2017

Excess weight also ups risk for the heart rhythm disorder, study says

Dance Your Way to a Healthier Aging Brain October 12, 2017

Small study suggests it might boost memory, learning

Daily 'Light Therapy' May Help Some With Bipolar Disorder October 12, 2017

Study found an hour in front of a light box helped ease depressive symptoms

Sesame Street's Muppets to Help Kids Cope With Trauma October 06, 2017

Today's Middle-Age Americans in Worse Health Than Prior Generations October 06, 2017

50-somethings will face more challenges as retirement nears, study suggests

Does a Drug's High Price Tag Cause Its Own Side Effects? October 05, 2017

Treatment-related worries might make you feel sick

Gene Therapy May Be Breakthrough for Boys With 'Lorenzo's Oil' Disease October 05, 2017

In study, treatment put brakes on the deadly neurological illness in most patients for 2 years

High Blood Pressure in 40s a Dementia Risk for Women? October 04, 2017

Study didn't find same link in men

Antibody Injections in Pregnancy Might Shield Fetus From Zika October 04, 2017

But experimental treatment only tested in monkeys so far, researchers say

Older People May Be More Prone to Reveal Suicidal Thoughts October 04, 2017

1 in 4 admitted intent beforehand, opening an opportunity for prevention, researchers say

Health Tip: Managing Epilepsy in Children October 03, 2017

Create a plan to keep your child safe at school

Girls' Sports-Related Concussions May Last Twice As Long October 02, 2017

Underlying conditions could prolong recovery, researcher says

Bilingual Kids Learn New Languages Better October 02, 2017

Scans revealed differences in their brain wave patterns that seemed to give them an advantage

Risk Assessments Can Help Prevent Falls September 30, 2017

Geriatrics specialist offers tips to avoid injuries

A More Accurate Predictor for Alzheimer's? September 29, 2017

Genetic test might one day diagnose the disease before symptoms occur, researchers say

Failing Sense of Smell Tied to Dementia Risk September 29, 2017

Long-term study suggests inability to identify scents may be early sign of problems

It's Time to Get Your Flu Shot Again September 28, 2017

U.S. health officials say this season could be a tough one

Brain Disconnects Spotted in Parkinson's Patients With Visual Hallucinations September 28, 2017

Scans showed areas with decreased connectivity

1 in 3 Seniors Take Sleep Aids September 27, 2017

But national guidelines generally recommend against these products for those over 65

Exercise, Not Vitamin D, Recommended to Prevent Falls September 27, 2017

Draft recommendations from influential U.S. panel now await public review

Health Tip: Exercise Boosts Brain Metabolism September 27, 2017

Study finds benefit to area that's key to learning and memory

20 Percent of U.S. Teens May Have Had a Concussion September 26, 2017

Contact sports is a leading reason why, study contends

Scientists Spot Marker for CTE in Living Football Players September 26, 2017

Brain disease caused by repeated concussions can only be diagnosed after death at this point

Genetics a Cause of Autism in Most Cases: Study September 26, 2017

Re-analysis of stats from earlier study shows new estimate of DNA impact

Nerve Stimulation Pulls Patient From 15-Year Vegetative State September 25, 2017

But patient is only 'minimally conscious,' study author says

Blacks, Elderly Missing From U.S. Cancer Clinical Trials September 25, 2017

Women are also underrepresented, researchers find

Health Tip: Healthy Brain Suggestions September 25, 2017

Keep your mind sharp

Lady Gaga's Fibromyalgia Puts Illness in the Spotlight September 22, 2017

Daily struggle with chronic pain, disability defines patients' lives, experts say

For Men, Fitness Can Often Last a Lifetime September 21, 2017

Activities enjoyed when younger are often continued, but lots of men take up walking as they age

Health Tip: Stair Safety For Older People September 21, 2017

Suggestions to help prevent falls

High, Low Levels of Magnesium Linked to Dementia Risk September 20, 2017

But study didn't prove a cause-and-effect relationship

Fracture Risk Higher for Seniors With Diabetes September 20, 2017

Bone weaknesses seen in those with blood sugar disease

Cancer Treatment Can Affect Your Food Preferences September 19, 2017

Metallic tastes can appear for many patients on chemo

Youth Football Ups Odds of Brain Problems in Adulthood September 19, 2017

Researchers say greater risk of behavior issues, depression in those who played tackle before age 12

Girl Soccer Players Take More Chances After Concussions September 19, 2017

They're more likely than boys to return to play, research shows

U.S. Seniors Getting Healthier, Especially When Wealthy and White September 18, 2017

Vision Problems Common in Babies Infected With Zika September 14, 2017

Impairments range in severity, two studies found

U.S. Cancer Death Rate Continues to Fall September 14, 2017

But more cases are expected as baby boomers age, report says

Diabetes Threatens Kidneys, Vision of Millions of Americans September 13, 2017

Untreated type 2 disease can lead to serious complications, diabetes experts say

Widening Waistlines May Raise Women's Cancer Risk September 12, 2017

Belly fat after menopause may boost risk of lung, gastrointestinal cancers, researchers report

Many May Get Hospice Care Too Late September 12, 2017

Study suggests that most end-of-life care occurs in final 2 weeks

Heath Tip: Myths About the Aging Brain September 11, 2017

Learn the truth

Football Fans Still Loyal Despite Concerns About Players' Brains September 10, 2017

8 in 10 believe the sport causes long-term damage: survey

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