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Study Links Climate Change to Kidney DiseaseMay 05, 2016

Rising temperatures, less rain seen boosting rates of disease in rural areas with hot climes

Weight Loss Surgery May Boost Good Cholesterol in Obese BoysMay 05, 2016

Small study showed surgery also improved protective effects of HDL on the heart

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

Too Many People Still Take Unneeded Antibiotics: StudyMay 03, 2016

1 in 3 prescriptions was unnecessary

Managing Allergies, Asthma 101May 03, 2016

Doctor offers advice to students who will be heading off to college

High School Football Players Suffer More Symptoms After Concussion: StudyMay 02, 2016

Meanwhile, youth league players most likely to return to field less than 24 hours after head injury

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Teen Birth Rate at Record Low in U.S.April 28, 2016

They're delaying sex, using more effective birth control, CDC researcher says

Kids From Poorer Families May Have Worse Food Allergy CareApril 27, 2016

Parents often have fewer dollars for medication, preventive measures, study finds

Skateboarding Mishaps Send 176 U.S. Kids to ERs Every DayApril 27, 2016

Protective gear is essential for preventing injuries, experts say

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

Preschool children given high levels of caring showed specific brain changes

Rates of Severe Obesity Among U.S. Kids Still Rising: StudyApril 26, 2016

Treatment for these 4.5 million children is urgently needed, researcher says

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

Temporarily Turning Blue Sometimes Normal for Babies, Doctors SayApril 25, 2016

American Academy of Pediatrics refines guideline on what's called a 'brief resolved unexplained event'

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

Climate Change May Mean More Smoggy Days to Come: StudyApril 21, 2016

Some areas could see up to 9 more unhealthy-air days between May and September by 2050

Cow's Milk Allergy in Childhood May Lead to Weaker Bones: StudyApril 20, 2016

But one expert contends that difference in bone density wasn't enough, on average, to worry about fractures

Talk Therapy May Help Depressed Teens Who Shun AntidepressantsApril 20, 2016

Cognitive behavioral therapy can help boost mood without drugs, experts say

Health Tip: Practice Tornado DrillsApril 20, 2016

Make sure family members know what to do

Can Certain Allergy Meds Worsen Restless Legs Syndrome?April 19, 2016

Some over-the-counter antihistamines might cause painful sensations that disrupt sleep, expert says

Doctors Issue Call to Combat Climate ChangeApril 18, 2016

They say respiratory illnesses, heat stroke and infectious diseases are growing threats due to a warmer planet

Many U.S. Adults Think Kids' Health Is Worse TodayApril 18, 2016

They also think children have higher stress levels, less family time, poorer coping skills and personal friendships, survey finds

Health Tip: Easing Eye AllergiesApril 18, 2016

Stay away from things that make your eyes itch.

Depression More Common in Kids Who Join Gangs, Study FindsApril 15, 2016

And mental health problems, such as suicidal thoughts, seemed to worsen after they joined

Spring Allergies? Don't Assume It's Only PollenApril 15, 2016

Identifying your triggers is the first step toward relief, experts say

No Drop in Teen Use of Tobacco Products, CDC Says, and E-Cigs May Be WhyApril 14, 2016

Electronic smoking devices have now eclipsed traditional cigarettes as most widely used product among kids

Obesity in Teens Seems to Raise Risk for Illness, Death in Middle AgeApril 13, 2016

Health experts worry trend will only get worse, since teens followed in long-term study were thinner than kids today

Even Light Hookah Use May Cause Airway ProblemsApril 13, 2016

Scientists found lung cell abnormalities in those who smoke from the pipes occasionally

Allergy Med Might Also Fight MS-Linked Eye DamageApril 12, 2016

Vision improvement with clemastine fumarate appears modest but results are promising, researcher says

Teenage Girls Now Try Alcohol Before Boys Do: StudyApril 12, 2016

When it comes to drinking, the gender gap is disappearing, experts say

Cleaner Air in California May Mean Healthier Kids: StudyApril 12, 2016

As smog levels dropped over two decades, children in 8 communities suffered fewer breathing problems

Underweight or Obese Women Who Drink and Smoke May Have Higher Asthma RiskApril 09, 2016

Link was less pronounced in men, research finds

Driving Curfews May Curb Teen Crime: StudyApril 08, 2016

Long-term reductions in arrests were seen when new drivers were limited to daytime hours

Smoking Rates Stall Among Young BlacksApril 08, 2016

Progress in anti-smoking campaigns slows as tobacco companies ramp up marketing in black neighborhoods, study says

Some 9/11 First Responders Suffer Severe Sinus Problems: StudyApril 08, 2016

Firefighters exposed to dust right after the attack or for long periods later are more likely to need surgery

Sleepy Teens Are Risk-Taking TeensApril 07, 2016

Sleep deprivation leads to unsafe behaviors, CDC researchers say

Health Tip: Managing Food AllergyApril 06, 2016

Should the problem food be banned?

Booze-Branded Merchandise May Spur Teen DrinkingApril 01, 2016

Studies show link between owning alcohol-related items and youth alcohol use

Cold Weather Can Spike Football Injuries, Study FindsMarch 31, 2016

NFL concussions and ankle injuries more likely in lower temperatures, Canadian researchers say

Health Tip: Managing a Food Allergy at WorkMarch 31, 2016

Suggestions to avoid getting sick

How to Tell If Your Teen Has a Mental Health ProblemMarch 29, 2016

1 in 5 kids develop a serious problem but many go years without treatment, psychiatrist says

Pets Help Homeless Youth, Study FindsMarch 27, 2016

They're less likely to engage in harmful behaviors, but many shelters won't accept animals

Injuries More Common in Teens Who Focus on Single SportMarch 26, 2016

Study shows the more teens specialize, the greater the risk of knee and hip problems

Troubled Kids' Psychiatric Care Often Delayed by Insurance RulesMarch 25, 2016

Dealing with red tape consumes clinicians' time, poses danger to patients, researchers say

Cinqair Approved for Severe AsthmaMarch 23, 2016

Helps reduce certain white blood cells that contribute to the disease

Inhalation Anthrax Treatment ApprovedMarch 21, 2016

A potential bioterror threat

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