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Kids' Colds Linked to Asthma, Lung Problems Later September 19, 2017

But research is too early to confirm a cause-and-effect link

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

Obesity Rates Have Stopped Rising for Young Americans September 19, 2017

But progress is fragile and rates still too high, report authors say

Focus on Just One Sport Can Mean Stress for Girls September 19, 2017

Study of soccer players shows diversity of activity might help

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

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

Are Today's Teens Putting the Brakes on Adulthood? September 19, 2017

They're often postponing traditional 'milestones' to growing up, study suggests

Doctors Eye the Danger From 'Nerf' Guns September 19, 2017

'Bullets' bought online may be contributing to ocular injuries

Minorities Exposed to Dirtier Air, U.S. Study Finds September 18, 2017

Parents Say Schools Don't Help Kids With Mental Health, Chronic Disease September 18, 2017

It's a Food Allergy! Where's the School Nurse? September 18, 2017

Big Rise in Hospitalized Kids With Opioid Side Effects September 18, 2017

Tattoo Today, Regret Tomorrow: Tips to Parents From Pediatricians September 18, 2017

Health Tip: Preventing Food Allergies While Dining Out September 18, 2017

Don't forget about beverages

Even Teens Can Suffer Organ Damage From High Blood Pressure September 18, 2017

Study spots warning signs in kids with readings in the normal range

Surgery Can Be Trigger for Teen Opioid Abuse September 15, 2017

Certain operations pose a greater risk of painkiller dependence, study finds

State Laws Have Big Impact on Kids' Gun Injuries September 15, 2017

Locale matters too, with firearm violence affeting urban, rural teens differently, studies find

More U.S. Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction September 15, 2017

Researcher calls findings an emerging public health issue

Hurricanes' Toll on Mental Health Will Linger September 14, 2017

Psychiatrist offers advice on coping with the aftermath

Could Swine Flu Be Linked to Type 1 Diabetes? September 14, 2017

Study suggests Norwegians hit by H1N1 flu pandemic more likely to develop the autoimmune disease

Young Americans Lead Rise in Suicide Attempts September 13, 2017

People with less education, greater mental woes more likely to try, researchers say

Hurricanes May Have Longer-Lasting Impact on Kids September 12, 2017

Child expert offers tips on helping youngsters recover from the storms

8 Ways College Women Can Protect Their Health September 11, 2017

Awareness and follow-up are keys to avoiding gynecologic problems, expert advises

Regular Weigh-Ins May Help Prevent College Weight Gain September 11, 2017

Those who checked daily even lost a little bit

State Laws Curb Kids' Injuries Tied to Off-Road Vehicles September 11, 2017

In Massachusetts, ER visits down as much as 50 percent, study found

Florida Braces for Irma's Onslaught September 08, 2017

Officials offer advice on ways to prepare for the dangerous hurricane

Poor Health Habits Add Up to Poor Grades for Teens September 08, 2017

Failing students more likely to use drugs, sleep around, CDC study finds

The Best Way to Diagnose a Food Allergy September 08, 2017

Oral food challenges are safe and rarely result in a serious reaction, researchers say

Statins May Help People With COPD Live Longer September 08, 2017

Deaths from lung-related causes were reduced by as much as 45 percent, study suggests

For City Kids With Asthma, Nearby Green Space Is Key September 08, 2017

The farther kids lived from a park, the more symptoms they had over 2 weeks, study found

Health Tip: Symptoms of Sinus Infection September 08, 2017

See your doctor if you have warning signs

Be Cautious Going Home After Hurricane Harvey September 07, 2017

Electrocution and carbon monoxide poisoning are risks in flooded homes, American Thoracic Society says

New 'Biologic' Drug May Help Severe Asthma September 06, 2017

But similar meds cost up to $30,000 a year

Recession Took Toll on Health of Rural Young Blacks September 06, 2017

Greater economic fallout linked to raised heart disease risks in 25- and 26-year-olds, study finds

Smoking Bans Help Kids Breathe Easier September 06, 2017

Analysis found anti-smoking policies were linked to drops in childhood chest infections, asthma attacks

Health Tip: Prepare for a Hurricane September 06, 2017

5 ways to get ready for a bad storm

Harvey's Wrath Still Poses Risks to Children September 06, 2017

Toxins left by flood waters a particular concern, doctors say

Hate to Work Out? Your DNA May Be to Blame September 06, 2017

Findings might lead to better ways to motivate folks who don't like exercise

Drug Helped Protect Gay Teen Males From HIV September 05, 2017

Small study found Truvada worked when taken daily, but some strayed from regimen

White Kids More Likely to Get Unneeded Antibiotics September 05, 2017

Study finds more evidence of racial disparities in ERs

Food Allergies Can Hit Your Four-Legged Friends, Too September 01, 2017

Look for skin or tummy reactions in dogs, cats and horses, allergists say

Will Climate Change Bring More Highway Deaths? September 01, 2017

Study found link between rising temperatures, traffic fatalities

Health Tip: Stay Safe During a Lightning Storm September 01, 2017

What you can do

Chronic Illness Can Plunge Young Adults Into Despair August 31, 2017

Study found those diagnosed with diabetes, asthma were 3 times more likely to try to kill themselves

New Hope From Old Drugs in Fight Against Parkinson's August 31, 2017

Asthma medications may lower risk, but much more research is needed

Many Parents Not Happy With Later School Start Times August 29, 2017

More shut-eye means healthier, more alert students, but survey finds half of parents pushing back

Health Tip: Back to School for Kids with Asthma August 29, 2017

Develop an action plan

Serious Reactions to Vaccines Rarely Recur: Review August 28, 2017

Findings add to evidence of safety of childhood immunizations, pediatricians say

How to Fight Fall Allergies August 27, 2017

Take medication before symptoms flare, reduce mold exposure and avoid pollen, allergy expert says

Health Tip: Describing Hay Fever August 25, 2017

Do you have these symptoms?

More U.S. Teens Getting Vaccinated Against HPV August 24, 2017

But rates still lagging against the cancer-causing virus that's caused by sexual contact, CDC says

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