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Flu Cases Starting to Spread: CDC January 20, 2017

Illness now being reported in middle sections of the country

Many Women With Eating Disorders Do Recover, Study Finds January 20, 2017

But it may take years or longer, researchers acknowledge

Childhood Asthma May Encourage Obesity, Study Suggests January 20, 2017

Fear of flare-ups might spur kids to limit physical activity, specialists say

Poverty Harder on Women's Hearts, Research Shows January 20, 2017

Poor females 25 percent more likely to have a heart attack than male peers

Are U.S. Med Schools Skimping on Obesity Training? January 20, 2017

Content of licensing exams suggests doctors may be unprepared to tackle this crisis: study

Screen Time May Not Be So Bad for Teens After All January 20, 2017

Those who spend hours on smartphones, computers, TV can still flourish, develop social skills, study finds

Food Stamp Use Linked to Raised Early Death Risk in Study January 19, 2017

Highlights need to improve health of poorer Americans, researchers say

Genital Herpes Vaccine Shows Promise in Animal Trials January 19, 2017

Two-pronged approach tested on lab monkeys, guinea pigs

Most Cow's Milk Baby Formulas Don't Up Risk of Type 1 Diabetes January 19, 2017

But one type of formula may be linked to greater chances if given in week 1, study suggests

Nearly Half of U.S. Men Infected With HPV, Study Finds January 19, 2017

Although a vaccine is available, too few are getting it when young

MRIs Might Help Guide Preemies' Neurological Care January 18, 2017

Brain scans after birth may pinpoint potential developmental problems, study finds

FDA Offers Guidance on Fish Intake for Kids, Pregnant Women January 18, 2017

Agency recommends 2-3 servings of 'best choices' weekly

Incentives May Spur Poor Families to Buy More Fruits, Veggies January 18, 2017

Many may not know about program that doubles value of food stamps spent on produce, study finds

Obamacare Repeal Could Bring Many More Uninsured, Higher Premiums January 17, 2017

Nonpartisan report analyzes probable effects of a 2015 Congressional bill

Should More Kids Have Their Tonsils Out? January 17, 2017

Research suggests looser surgical guidelines might be warranted for sore throat, sleep problems

Can HIV Drugs Boost Syphilis Risk? January 17, 2017

Meds may raise susceptibility to bacterium that causes the sexually transmitted disease, study suggests

James Bond Has Kicked Butts, But His Co-Stars Haven't January 17, 2017

Smoking scenes still appear in nearly every '007' film, study finds

For a Colicky Baby, You Might Give Acupuncture a Try January 17, 2017

Treatment with 1 to 5 needles might stop the excessive crying, Swedish researchers say

Parents Have Mixed Views on When to Keep Sick Kids Out of School January 16, 2017

Most agree those with diarrhea should stay home, but about half would send a child who had thrown up

Pediatricians Offer Heads-Up for Preventing Soccer Injuries January 14, 2017

Sprains and strains are common on the field

Head for the Hills With Sled Safety in Mind January 13, 2017

Kids at higher risk for head and neck injuries while sledding, safety experts warn

Heavy Kids Fare Worse in One Way After Surgery January 13, 2017

Wound infections more common for overweight or obese patients, study says

Flu Tightens Its Hold on the Nation January 13, 2017

It's not too late to get vaccinated, CDC says

Watching Others 'Vape' May Trigger Urge to Smoke January 13, 2017

Newer e-cigarettes boost same impulses as real cigarettes, researcher says

Rural Americans at Higher Risk of 5 Preventable Causes of Death: CDC January 12, 2017

More smoking, obesity and less use of seatbelts are some possible reasons why

U.S. Report Cites the Good and Bad on Marijuana January 12, 2017

Pot shown to help chronic pain, chemo-related nausea and muscle spasms in multiple sclerosis, but researchers cite risks, too

Brain Deficits in Preemies May Start Before Birth January 12, 2017

Study links weak brain wiring connections in fetuses with preterm delivery

How to Spot a Common, Potentially Dangerous, Childhood Illness January 12, 2017

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is similar to a cold but can lead to complications that include pneumonia

Health Tip: Help Young Children Make Healthy Changes January 12, 2017

Here's what they can do

The Etiquette of Achoo! January 11, 2017

Cover your sneeze to protect those around you, health experts advise

Despite Pledges, No Improvement in Chain Restaurant Kids' Menus: Study January 11, 2017

A 2011 initiative to lower calories, sugar and salt hasn't yielded results, researchers say

Medical Experts Alarmed at Trump's Reported Support of Vaccine Skeptic January 11, 2017

Robert Kennedy Jr. has backed widely disproved claim that childhood inoculations can cause autism

PG-13 Movies Show More Gun Violence Than R-Rated Films: Study January 11, 2017

Though scenes are less bloody and more cartoon-like, the effect on young viewers needs scrutiny, researchers say

Lower-Income Girls in U.S. Feel Unprepared for Puberty January 10, 2017

Doctors, families should talk more about what to expect, researchers say

New Guidelines Reaffirm Prenatal Folic Acid to Curb Birth Defects January 10, 2017

Women of childbearing age should take 400 to 800 micrograms daily, task force recommends

Kids' Care May Suffer When Parents Clash With Medical Staff January 10, 2017

Doctors, nurses made worse decisions when confronted by 'an angry mother,' study finds

Poverty's Impact on a Child's Mental Health January 10, 2017

Poor kids more likely to grow up feeling powerless and behaving aggressively, study shows

Special Diet May Be Boon for Kids With Crohn's, Colitis January 10, 2017

Eating plan focuses on natural, non-processed foods, such as fruits, veggies and nuts

'Button' Batteries Pose Serious Risk to Children January 09, 2017

Toddlers may swallow the tiny batteries used to power many common household objects

Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids? January 09, 2017

Analysis suggests, but doesn't prove, that these children were one-third more likely to see a doctor for asthma

Kids' Asthma Flareups Fall Off After No-Smoking Laws January 09, 2017

Researchers reviewed ER visits in 20 metro areas of U.S.

Exercise: An Antidote for Behavioral Issues in Students? January 09, 2017

Study found use of 'cybercycles' reduced classroom problems for kids with autism, ADHD, other concerns

Study Links Stuttering to Less Blood Flow in Brain January 06, 2017

The more regions affected, the more severe the disorder, researchers suggest

Flu Season Starting to Peak January 06, 2017

More severe strain of virus circulating, but it's not too late to get vaccinated, health officials say

Weight-Loss Surgery Offers Long-Term Benefit to Very Obese Teens January 06, 2017

Studies show most maintained significant weight loss over 5 years, but complications emerged for some

Vomiting Disorder on Rise in Weed-Friendly Colorado January 06, 2017

Doctors say problem may become more widespread as more states decriminalize possession of pot

Kids With Concussion Need Vision Check Before Return to School January 05, 2017

Lingering eye problems linked to poorer academic performance

Health Tip: Pick the Right Family Doctor January 05, 2017

Here's what to consider

New Guidelines Urge Early Intro to Peanut in High-Risk Infants January 05, 2017

Change in allergy recommendations based on results of groundbreaking trial

Weight Loss May Ease Psoriasis Symptoms, Study Finds January 05, 2017

Quality-of-life boost seen in obese patients who lost significant amounts

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