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Young Athletes With ACL Injuries Often Need Repeat Surgery: Study May 22, 2015

Starting athletics early, focusing on just one sport contribute to risks

Can Asthma Protect Men From Prostate Cancer? May 22, 2015

New research finds an association, but doesn't prove cause and effect

That Lingering Cough Could Be Bronchitis May 21, 2015

See a doctor if symptoms worsen or persist more than a week, physician advises

Breath-Holding Games Are Killing Swimmers, CDC Warns May 21, 2015

Even seasoned athletes are drowning because of dangerous underwater behaviors, agency says

Cold Weather a Bigger Killer Than Heat, Study Finds May 21, 2015

But moderate, not extreme, temperatures more deadly, researchers say

Rural Poor Bear Higher Burden of COPD, Study Finds May 19, 2015

Reasons aren't clear, but workplace exposures and fuel sources might play a role, researchers say

Brain Differences Seen in Teenage Heavy Drinkers May 18, 2015

Researchers also spot genetic mutation linked to impulsiveness

Many Kids With Asthma Also Sensitive to Peanuts: Study May 18, 2015

Parents may not realize that wheezing, shortness of breath could be allergy

Smoking Makes a Comeback in Georgia Bars, Restaurants May 14, 2015

State's laws permit designated smoking areas, and more establishments are allowing them, study says

Local Anesthesia May Be Best for Infants During Surgery May 14, 2015

Study found not putting young patients to sleep tied to fewer breathing problems afterwards

Health Tip: Pollen Isn't the Only Allergen May 13, 2015

Other things that can make you sneeze

HPV Vaccination for Girls May Help Prevent Cancers in Males May 13, 2015

But, while they remain at risk of infection, immunizing boys may not be cost-effective, study says

Health Tip: Be Prepared for a Flash Flood May 12, 2015

Monitor weather reports

Peanut Allergy Exposure Occurs Most Often at Home, Study Says May 12, 2015

Majority of moderate, severe reactions are handled inappropriately

Environmental Concerns Led to Jump in Cost of Asthma Inhalers: Study May 11, 2015

Price of 'rescue' medication nearly doubled, researchers say

Concussion May Hurt School Performance for a While May 11, 2015

Several weeks of academic accommodations might be needed, experts say

Measles May Weaken Immune System for Up to 3 Years, Study Contends May 07, 2015

Findings highlight importance of measles vaccine for preventing damaging infection, doctors say

For Gay Children, Bullying Begins Early, Happens Often: Study May 06, 2015

LGBT students experience higher levels of peer harassment as early as fifth grade

Is It a Cold or an Allergy? May 05, 2015

How parents can help relieve kids' hay fever symptoms

Self-Driving Cars Will Still Need Limits for Teens, Survey Finds May 05, 2015

Most favor restrictions on speed and passengers

Women Hospitalized for Asthma More Often Than Men May 05, 2015

Female hormones, differences in health behaviors may play a role, researchers say

Expert Panel Unclear on Whether E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit May 04, 2015

More and better data is needed, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says

Preteen Whooping Cough Vaccine Loses Strength Over Time, CDC Finds May 04, 2015

Results help explain recent surge in cases

ADHD Tied to Higher Risk of Eating Disorder in Kids and Teens May 01, 2015

Study links attention disorder and a form of binge-eating syndrome

Kids' Eye Injuries From Air, BB and Paintball Guns on the Rise May 01, 2015

Study found a 511 percent jump between 2010 and 2012

Surge in Pollen May Spur Many Cases of Dry Eye April 29, 2015

Both are at their worst this time of year, study says

3D 'Printout' Device Keeps Very Ill Babies Breathing April 29, 2015

Flexible implant adapts with child's growth, researchers say

Curbing School Bus Pollution Might Reduce Absences April 29, 2015

Improved emission controls produced big benefits for students with asthma, study found

COPD Tied to Raised Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death April 29, 2015

Experts weren't surprised, since smoking often contributes to the respiratory disease and heart trouble

Bullying May Take Bigger Toll Than Child Abuse, Neglect April 28, 2015

Anxiety, depression and self-harm more likely in those picked on by peers than in those mistreated by adults, study says

Divorce May Increase Psychosomatic Symptoms in Teens: Study April 28, 2015

Fewest health-related problems occurred in adolescents with two parents living in same home

Smartphone App Blocks Teens From Texting, Phoning While Driving April 27, 2015

New study suggests experimental device might reduce distracted-driving accidents

Study Challenges Salt Guidelines for Kids April 27, 2015

But one expert questions the controversial findings

HPV Vaccine Produces Early Benefits for Teen Girls: Study April 27, 2015

Risk of precancerous changes dropped 44 percent several years after immunization

Teens With History of Self-Poisoning Face Greater Suicide Risk April 27, 2015

Study finds odds as much as 30 times higher, even years later

More Than 1 in 10 Teens Has Tried E-Cigarettes, Study Finds April 27, 2015

Use of the devices highest among older teens and males

Health Food Stores Often Promote Adult-Only Supplements to Teens April 27, 2015

More than 40 percent of stores called by minors suggested buying testosterone booster

Could Blowing Your Horn Cut Your Odds for Sleep Apnea? April 24, 2015

Playing a wind instrument may help strengthen airways, researchers suggest

Cigars Pose Dangers Similar to Cigarettes April 24, 2015

Risk of death and certain cancers increased, study finds

Health Tip: Get Active During Summer April 24, 2015

Suggestions for a healthier you

Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac Rashes Can Be Serious April 23, 2015

But, expert says most can safely be treated at home

Gene May Play Part in How Kids Respond to Asthma Meds: Study April 22, 2015

Chemical signal linked to how well corticosteroids worked

Most Adults Don't Support Medical Marijuana for Kids, Poll Finds April 22, 2015

Most also disapprove of its use in front of children

Many Young Adults With Autism Face Unemployment, Isolation April 21, 2015

Report highlights need for more services for this age group

Health Tip: Manage Allergies in the Bedroom April 21, 2015

A clean room should mean better sleep

Remote Amazon Tribe Members Have Greater Germ Diversity in Their Bodies April 17, 2015

Finding suggests that 'Western' lifestyle may be driving diseases like asthma, diabetes, obesity

1 in 3 Teen Boys Sexually Assaulted Tries Suicide, Study Finds April 17, 2015

Psychologist calls for greater support for all victims -- female and male

Spring Allergy Season Could Be a Bloomin' Nightmare April 17, 2015

Doctors predict a shorter but rougher stretch of coughing, sneezing and wheezing

More Evidence of Long-Term Illness in 9/11 Responders April 17, 2015

EMS workers join police, fire personnel still struggling with health problems, study finds

E-Cigarette Use Triples Among U.S. Teens in 1 Year April 16, 2015

Federal health officials say the nicotine-based products pose major health threat to kids

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