Tuesday, January 17, 2017

For a Colicky Baby, You Might Give Acupuncture a Try
Medical Groups Raise Blood Pressure Rx Threshold for Healthy Adults Over 60
'Superbug' May Be More Widespread Than Thought
Can HIV Drugs Boost Syphilis Risk?
James Bond Has Kicked Butts, But His Co-Stars Haven't
Kids Born to Opioid-Addicted Moms Seem to Fare Poorly in School
Parents Have Mixed Views on When to Keep Sick Kids Out of School
Can Coffee Perk Up Heart Health, Too?
IRS Reminds Millions About Fines for Not Signing Up for Obamacare
Debunking Winter Weather Myths
First Stop for Scuba Divers: The Dentist's Office?
Most Smokers With Mental Illness Want to Kick the Habit
Health Highlights: Jan. 16, 2017
Health Tip: Use Ice to Ease Ankle Sprain Pain
Health Tip: Ward Off Infections During Pregnancy
Taking the Bite Out of Frostbite
Pediatricians Offer Heads-Up for Preventing Soccer Injuries
House Joins Senate in Bid to Repeal Obamacare
'Superbug' Resistant to All Antibiotics Killed Nevada Woman
Flu Tightens Its Hold on the Nation
Study Questions 'Fecal Transplant' Treatment for Gut Infection
1 in 5 U.S. Gun Owners Avoided Background Check: Study
Head for the Hills With Sled Safety in Mind
Heavy Kids Fare Worse in One Way After Surgery
Many College Women Ignore Indoor Tanning's Risks
Airway Differences May Explain Why Asthma Can Be More Serious for Blacks
Watching Others 'Vape' May Trigger Urge to Smoke
Kids' Use of Artificial Sweeteners Spiked in Recent Years
Common Viruses a Deadly Threat at Nursing Homes
Health Highlights: Jan. 13, 2017
Health Tip: Help Prevent Skin Infections
Health Tip: Cutting Out Caffeine?
Senate Starts Obamacare Repeal Process
U.S. Report Cites the Good and Bad on Marijuana
Sushi Lovers, Beware: Tapeworm Now Found in U.S. Salmon
Could Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Blood Pressure Predict Baby's Gender?
Pregnancy OK for Most Women With Congenital Heart Conditions: Report
Doctors Describe First U.S. Case of Locally Acquired Zika in Pregnancy
Scientists Create Mosquitoes Resistant to Dengue Virus
Rural Americans at Higher Risk of 5 Preventable Causes of Death: CDC
Wearable Sensors May Spot Illness Before Symptoms Start
Cold-Weather Foot Care Key for Diabetics
Brain Deficits in Preemies May Start Before Birth
Most of Canada's Packaged Foods, Drinks Have Added Sugars
Link Seen Between Concussions and Alzheimer's
Health Highlights: Jan. 12, 2017
Health Tip: Help Young Children Make Healthy Changes
Health Tip: Concerned About Constipation?
Medical Experts Alarmed at Trump's Reported Support of Vaccine Skeptic
'Chemo Brain' Lasts for Months in Many Breast Cancer Survivors
'Stress Ball' in Your Brain May Be Key to Heart Risks
Despite Pledges, No Improvement in Chain Restaurant Kids' Menus: Study
PG-13 Movies Show More Gun Violence Than R-Rated Films: Study
Can Brain Scans Help Doctors Navigate Epilepsy Surgery?
Blood Levels of Meat-Linked Chemical Tied to Odds of Heart Trouble
High Blood Pressure Often Undiagnosed, Untreated
How to Spot a Common, Potentially Dangerous, Childhood Illness
The Etiquette of Achoo!
Migraine Linked to Higher Stroke Risk After Surgery
Protecting Ankles, Feet From Winter's Assaults
Want to Leave Dinner Feeling Full? Bring on the Beans
Health Highlights: Jan. 11, 2017
Health Tip: Floss Properly
Health Tip: Eat a Protein-Rich Breakfast
High Health Care Deductibles Take Toll on Family Finances
Tobacco Use Costs World 6 Million Lives, $1 Trillion Annually: Report
Lots of Red Meat May Be Tied to Gut Disorder in Men
Government-Backed Salt Reduction Efforts Could Deliver Big Health Pay Day
High Blood Pressure Increasing Worldwide
Brisk Walk May Help Sidestep Heart Disease
Kids' Care May Suffer When Parents Clash With Medical Staff
Native Americans Make Progress Against Diabetes Complication
Lower-Income Girls in U.S. Feel Unprepared for Puberty
Common Virus May Have Ties to Type 1 Diabetes
New Guidelines Reaffirm Prenatal Folic Acid to Curb Birth Defects
Joints Achy? Don't Blame Mother Nature
Health Highlights: Jan. 10, 2017
Health Tip: Improve Your Diet
Health Tip: Coping With Hair Loss
Study Casts More Doubt on Value of Mammograms
'Weekend Warriors' Can Still Stretch Their Life Spans
Can Teeth Repair Themselves Without Fillings?
Special Diet May Be Boon for Kids With Crohn's, Colitis
Obamacare Boosts Breast Cancer Screening, Study Finds
Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids?
Warmer Waters May Mean More Toxic Shellfish
Scans Hint at Running's Brain Benefits, Even When Young
Poverty's Impact on a Child's Mental Health
'Button' Batteries Pose Serious Risk to Children
Exercise: An Antidote for Behavioral Issues in Students?
Kids' Asthma Flareups Fall Off After No-Smoking Laws
Do Genes Steer You to a Partner With Similar Schooling?
More Americans Questioning Safety of E-Cigarettes
Health Highlights: Jan. 9, 2017
Health Tip: Get Enough Vitamin C
Health Tip: Protecting Your Health
How to Exfoliate Safely and Give Your Skin a Healthy Glow
Timely Tips for Safe Snow Removal
Flu Season Starting to Peak
Weight-Loss Surgery Offers Long-Term Benefit to Very Obese Teens
'You're Not My Wife, You're an Impostor'
Blood Shortage Prompts Red Cross Call for Donations
'Superbug' Infections Down 30 Percent at VA Hospitals
Study Links Stuttering to Less Blood Flow in Brain
Hour-Long Nap May Boost Brain Function in Older Adults
U.S. Glaucoma Cases Expected to Surge by 2030
One-Third With Common Irregular Heartbeat Don't Take Blood Thinners
Delaying Chemo After Lung Cancer Surgery? Better Late Than Never
Seniors' Health Can Tumble After ER Visit
Health Highlights: Jan. 6, 2017
Health Tip: Enjoying Rare Meat Safely
Health Tip: Chewing Sugarless Gum
Vomiting Disorder on Rise in Weed-Friendly Colorado
U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Fall: Report
Study Casts Doubt on Long-Used Morning Sickness Drug
New Guidelines Urge Early Intro to Peanut in High-Risk Infants
Want a Sharper Brain as You Age? Volunteer!
Heartburn Drugs May Raise Risk of Stomach Infections: Study
Kids With Concussion Need Vision Check Before Return to School
Navigating Ski Slopes Safely
Is Running Bad for Your Knees?
Ebola Can Linger in Lungs, Study Finds
Breathalyzer Lock Laws Prevent Drunk-Driving Deaths: Study
Health Highlights: Jan. 5, 2017
Health Tip: Not All Food Myths Are Accurate
Health Tip: Pick the Right Family Doctor
Does Living Near Major Roads Boost Dementia Risk?
Artificial 'Voice Box' Implant Helps Cancer Patient Speak
Plant-Based Diets Score Big for Healthy Weight Loss
More Signs Mediterranean Diet May Boost Your Brain
Weight Loss May Ease Psoriasis Symptoms, Study Finds
Many Young Adults With High Cholesterol Not on Statins as Recommended
Poor Asthma Sufferers Often Stuck in Homes That Worsen Their Disease
Powerful Drug for Advanced Cancers May Need Less Frequent Dosing
Ready Your Home for Winter's Wrath
Coping With Sleep Loss During Pregnancy
Flameless Candle Batteries Pose Risk to Kids
Immune System Reboots During Sleep
Health Highlights: Jan. 4, 2017
Health Tip: Order a Healthier Breakfast
Health Tip: Caring for Psoriasis on Your Feet
FDA to Weigh Dangers of Exploding E-Cigarettes
Why Major Zika Outbreak Is Unlikely in U.S.
Gun Violence May Be 'Contagious,' Study Suggests
Research on U.S. Gun Violence Still a Low Priority, Study Finds
Genes May Play Role in More Severe Form of PMS
Resolve to Reduce Your Cancer Risk This Year
New Parkinson's Drug May Combat Movement Difficulties
Routine Checkup Should Assess Fitness, Too
Over-Planning Can Take the Fun Out of Leisure Time
Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say
'Teen' Finds Minors Can Buy Bodybuilding Supplement at Health Food Stores
Can Parents' Weight Hinder Toddlers' Development?
Health Highlights: Jan. 3, 2017
Health Tip: Skip Winter Coats in Car Seats
Health Tip: 5 Things to Help You Sleep Soundly
Metformin Still Best Choice for First Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
Study Ties Alcohol Abuse to Increased Heart Risks
Cluster Headaches Can Defy Diagnosis But Respond to Treatment
Sleep May Help People Process Traumatic Events
Health Tip: Avoid Straining Your Hip
Health Tip: Set a Health Goal That Lasts