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Kidney Patients Living Longer on Dialysis, Study Shows March 27, 2015

Better treatments, tighter management of disease may explain promising trend

Free School Breakfasts Appear to Boost Kids' Grades March 27, 2015

Math, reading and science scores better in schools that subsidized morning meals

Could a Diet Help Shield You From Alzheimer's? March 27, 2015

Scientists say the MIND eating plan significantly reduces risk of the brain disorder

Health Tip: Turning Kids on to a Healthy Lifestyle March 27, 2015

Make them want to eat healthier

Health Tip: Monitoring Your Weight March 27, 2015

Weigh yourself often

3 Drinks Per Day May Raise Liver Cancer Risk, But Coffee Lowers It March 26, 2015

Expert panel looked at data on over 8 million people to come up with risk factors for the disease

Health Tip: Keeping Kidney Stones at Bay March 26, 2015

Drink lots of water

Eylea Approval Expanded to Include Diabetic Retinopathy March 25, 2015

Among people with diabetic macular edema

Ebola May Hit Young Children Hardest, Study Finds March 25, 2015

Babies, toddlers get sick faster and die sooner than older children and adults, study finds

FDA OKs New Drug for Diabetes-Linked Eye Condition March 25, 2015

Eylea injections appear to ease diabetic retinopathy, studies show

Obesity, Smoking, Drinking, Depression: All Linked to Low Back Pain March 25, 2015

Researchers say that modifying these factors might help ease condition

Study Ties Frequent Antibiotic Use to Higher Odds for Type 2 Diabetes March 25, 2015

Data on 1 million people suggests a higher risk of the illness linked to changes in gut microbes

Health Tip: Don't Mix Meds and Alcohol March 25, 2015

Here's what can happen

Health Tip: Considering Cereal for Breakfast March 25, 2015

Choose a healthier product

Tips to Make Healthy School Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat March 24, 2015

Expert says keep loose teeth and time constraints in mind when choosing foods

More Whole Grains May Boost Life Span March 24, 2015

But study found you'll need to eat a lot to gain most benefit

Storing Cocoa Pods Longer May Make Chocolate Healthier March 24, 2015

Study finds processing change results in beans with more antioxidants, better flavor

Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Mexican-American Kids March 23, 2015

Greater use of English and more non-Hispanic friends increased risk of disease, study finds

Latest Diabetes Care Guidelines Focus on Individual Approach March 23, 2015

Blood sugar goals higher for some; Asian-Americans need screening at lower weights; statins for those over 40

Why Insulin Resistance May Be More Common in Men March 23, 2015

Researchers say a protein in muscle might be culprit behind type 2 diabetes gender gap

Exercise, But Not Vitamin D, Cuts Injuries From Falls in Older Women: Study March 23, 2015

Neither worked to cut odds for any type of falls, but exercise may help prevent injury if a tumble occurs

Medicaid Expansion Spotted Many Undiagnosed Diabetes Cases March 23, 2015

Study finds changes under Affordable Care Act also made treatment available

Chef's Input Helps Make School Meals Healthier, Study Finds March 23, 2015

Students chose more veggies, fruits after cafeterias got professional consultation

Parents' Attitude May Be Key to Pre-Game Jitters in Kids March 20, 2015

Anxieties over performance transmit easily from parent to child, study suggests

Urine Test Shows Promise for Early Diagnosis of Kidney Cancer March 20, 2015

Simple screen used levels of two proteins to spot the disease with 95 percent accuracy, study found

Blood Fats Hold Vitamin E Captive, Study Shows March 20, 2015

Less than one-third of antioxidant makes it to where it's needed

Traffic Deaths Increase in Spring Break Hot Spots March 20, 2015

No similar rise seen in areas of same states that aren't considered spring break destinations

Gene-Modified Apples, Potatoes Safe to Eat, FDA Says March 20, 2015

Regulators also said they are as nutritious as conventional produce

Cancer Patients Who Smoke, Drink May Face Longer Feeding Tube Use March 19, 2015

But it's not clear from study if dropping these habits would shorten the time people need outside nutrition

L.A. Law Curbing Fast Food Didn't Cut Obesity Rates: Study March 19, 2015

Most eateries in targeted neighborhoods were too small to be affected by zoning law, researcher says

Health Tip: Evaluating a Weight-Loss Program March 19, 2015

Ask these questions to be sure it's safe

2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 Diabetes March 19, 2015

Gestational diabetes, followed by weight gain after delivery significantly raise the risk, study finds

Why Isn't There Any Cheap, Generic Insulin? March 18, 2015

Unique development of medication allowed drug makers to extend patents for decades, review says

Researchers Develop Screening for Early Memory Troubles March 18, 2015

Higher scores on test may indicate need for further evaluation, expert said

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults March 17, 2015

Cholesterol levels, weight results troubling for many children, study finds

Diabetes Groups Call for Greater Scrutiny of Insulin Pumps March 17, 2015

American and European associations want more standardization of new technologies

Dietary Dioxins Don't Seem to Increase Breast Cancer Risk: Study March 17, 2015

But, researchers say more study needed to confirm findings

Study Questions Accuracy of Many Breast Cancer Biopsies March 17, 2015

Abnormal cells are misidentified in one-fourth of cases, research suggests

Early Scans for Back Pain May Do Little to Help Seniors March 17, 2015

Researchers saw no difference in outcomes, even though more money was spent on treatments

Diet Sodas Linked to Widening Waistlines in Seniors: Study March 17, 2015

But it's not clear whether the noncaloric drinks are a direct cause, experts say

Obesity Raises Women's Cancer Risk by 40 Percent, Study Finds March 17, 2015

British researchers stress that losing excess weight lowers the odds again, however

Tackling Obesity May Ease a Dangerous Irregular Heartbeat March 16, 2015

Keeping the weight off over time was key to curbing atrial fibrillation, study found

Health Tip: Dish Up a Healthy Party Buffet March 16, 2015

And make the presentation fun

Study Gauges Value of CT Scans for Heart Patients March 16, 2015

CT may slightly outperform 'functional' tests because it helps rule out unnecessary procedures, researchers say

E-Cigarette Use in College Tied to Other Risky Behaviors March 13, 2015

Study sees link to smoking tobacco, marijuana and drinking alcohol

Could the Future Be Finger-Stick Free for Diabetics? March 13, 2015

New devices make monitoring blood sugar easier, but needle not eliminated yet

Pregnancy Weight Has Lasting Effect on Child, Study Finds March 13, 2015

Kids of obese moms more likely to be too heavy themselves

Health Tip: Choose Healthier Fast Food for Kids March 13, 2015

Here are some better selections

U.S. Doctors, CDC Join Forces in New Diabetes Prevention Effort March 12, 2015

Getting the millions of Americans at risk for type 2 tested is the first step, experts say

More Screening Could Cut Annual Colon Cancer Deaths by 21,000: Study March 12, 2015

Coalition aims for 80 percent participation by 2018

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