Saturday, July 30, 2016

Florida Reports 1st Locally Transmitted Zika Infections in U.S.
Treating Psoriasis May Reduce Risk for Other Ills
Is Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity Real?
Cancer Surgeons Advise Against Removal of Healthy Breast
Eczema's Effects More Than Skin Deep
Archeological Finds Push First Known Cancer Back 2 Million Years
Humans Can Pass Staph Germs to Monkeys
Fentanyl-Laced 'Norco' Is Lethal, Report Warns
Pregnancy Problems More Likely With Baby Boys, Study Suggests
New Guidelines Issued for Cancer Patients' Post-Treatment Pain
Weight-Loss Surgery Doesn't Boost Bone Health: Study
Almost 3 in 10 Women Get Pregnant Naturally After Fertility Treatments
The English Bulldog's Health Has Gone to the Dogs
Health Highlights: July 29, 2016
Health Tip: If You Have a Lot of Moles
Health Tip: Get More Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Florida Investigates 2 More Possible Cases of Zika Virus Local Transmission
Timing Conception Might Help Reduce Zika Risk in Affected Areas
What Happens When You're Hypnotized?
Are Unemployed Husbands Fueling Divorce Rates?
Tighten Teens' Nighttime Driving Restrictions: CDC
'Active Surveillance' of Prostate Cancer Doesn't Dampen Quality of Life
FDA OKs New Injectable Type 2 Diabetes Medication
Alcohol, Obesity Could Raise Esophageal Cancer Risk
'Ppl, I Have Breast Cancer'
Could Slight Brain Zap During Sleep Boost Memory?
Vision Trouble Can Dim Life's Prospects
Deep Brain Stimulation Tested for Early Alzheimer's
Is It Flu, or Is It Valley Fever?
Space Travel May Pose Risks to Heart
Adlyxin Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Health Highlights: July 28, 2016
Health Tip: Choosing a Pregnancy Pillow
Health Tip: Keep Kitchen Surfaces Clean
Zika Now Tied to Miscarriage
Hour of Exercise a Day May Offset Sitting's Toll on Health
Is Pot Harder on the Heart Than Tobacco?
'Ice Bucket Challenge' Funds a Boon to ALS Research
Family Lifestyles May Be as Important to Health as Genes
Quitting Smoking While Pregnant: What Works
E-Cigarettes Emit Toxic Vapors: Study
E-Cig Liquid Nicotine Containers Often Mislabeled
Safer Heads Prevail With New High School Football Rule
Lack of Fitness Second Only to Smoking as Predictor of Early Death: Study
Later Start, Finish to Menstruation May Extend Women's Lives
Sharing Drug 'Snorting Straws' Spreads Hepatitis C
Exercise May Keep Diabetes in Check During Pregnancy
Study of Teen Brains Offers Clues to Timing of Mental Illness
Health Highlights: July 27, 2016
Health Tip: Ease Arthritis Pain With Warm Water
Health Tip: Choose the Right Shoes
2 in 10 Alzheimer's Cases May Be Misdiagnosed
FDA Bolsters Warnings About Class of Antibiotics
Menopause Hastens Aging, Studies Suggest
Transgender's Classification as 'Mental Disorder' Is Outdated, Study Finds
U.S. Panel Says Evidence 'Insufficient' to Recommend Skin Cancer Screenings
Some Brain Cancer Patients Have Radiation Options: Study
'Heat Dome' Not Budging Until Week's End
Roll Up Your Sleeves: Red Cross Says Blood Need 'Urgent'
Flu Shot Tied to Fewer Hospitalizations, Deaths in Type 2 Diabetes Patients
Does Dementia Diagnosis Have Silver Lining for Some?
Are Stroke Centers Life Savers?
Put Birth Control in Place Right After Childbirth
Teasing Out Where the Tokers Live
Health Highlights: July 26, 2016
Health Tip: Soothe Baby's Cradle Cap
Health Tip: Hormones Can Affect Women's Dental Health
Little Threat of Zika Spread From Rio Olympics: Study
CDC Updates Zika Guidelines for Pregnant Women
Is Binge-Watching Hazardous to Your Health?
Even a Little Exercise May Help Younger Women's Hearts
Edible Pot Sends Toddlers to Colorado ERs
'Managing' Elderly Patients Without Powerful Antipsychotics
1 in 10 Alzheimer's Patients at Risk for Avoidable Hospital Stays
2 of 3 Americans OK With Doctors Discussing Gun Safety
1.6 Million Child-Bearing Women in Latin America Could Get Zika: Study
Induced Labor Won't Raise Autism Risk in Kids, Research Suggests
Bipolar Diagnosis May Take Up to 6 Years
'Heat Dome' Contines to Scorch Much of U.S.
Med Students View Ex-Patients' E-Records to Track Progress
Painkillers for Teen Athletes Won't Spur Addiction: Study
Delirium Common in Cancer Patients Seen in ER
Health Highlights: July 25, 2016
Health Tip: Is Arthritis Affecting Your Hip?
Health Tip: Taming Your Toddler's Aggression
Behavior Changes May Be First Signs of Alzheimer's
Women May Be More Resilient to Effects of Alzheimer's Genes
People-Oriented Jobs May Help Lower Alzheimer's Risk
How to Keep Bug Bites at Bay
Florida Investigates 2nd Possible Local Transmission of Zika Virus
Some Pregnant Women Still Travel to Zika-Affected Areas
Could New 'Talk Therapy' Cut Cost of Treating Depression?
Menopause: Not All Hot Flashes Are Created Equal
'Heat Dome' Heats Up United States
FDA Renews Call to Reduce Salt in Processed Foods
'Walking Meetings' May Boost Employee Health, Productivity
Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Detected in Sewage Spill
Face-Saving Devices: Seat Belts and Air Bags
Pain Raises Risk of Opioid Addiction
Don't Let Your Campfire Become a Wildfire
Smoke Less, Drink Less?
Health Highlights: July 22, 2016
Health Tip: Help Your Underweight Child Gain Safely
Health Tip: Get Fit While Watching TV
Women Smokers at Higher Risk for Brain Bleed
Cancer Experts Criticize Report on Rising Prostate Cancer Numbers
Coming to a Brew Near You: Calorie Counts, Carbs Info
Living Past 90 Doesn't Doom You to Disease, Disability
Mouse Study Offers Hope for Vaccine Against Chlamydia
1 in 10 Americans Has Experienced Ringing in the Ears
3 in 4 Youngsters Exposed to Laundry Pod Detergent Suffer Poisoning
Omega-3s in Fish Tied to Better Colon Cancer Outcomes
Did Your Gut Bacteria Evolve Over Millions of Years?
Scans Not Worthwhile for Most Thyroid Cancers: Study
Chickens Make Malaria Mosquitoes Fly the Coop
Helping a Child Manage a Chronic Illness
Noisy Homes Can Slow a Toddler's Vocabulary
Health Highlights: July 21, 2016
Health Tip: Easing Bunions
Health Tip: Considering a Sleep Study?
Florida Investigates Possible Local Transmission of Zika Virus
Meningitis B Vaccine Falls Short of Expectations
Is Surgery Always Needed for Meniscal Tears of the Knee?
Opioids by Injection May Drive HIV Outbreaks
Why Kicking the Opioid Habit Can Be So Tough
Opioid Abusers Missing Out on Addiction-Fighting Drug
Much-Maligned Pigeon May Be a Lead Detective
New Drug May Treat Rare Obesity Disorder Causing Constant Hunger
Brisk Walking May Help Ward Off Diabetes
New Treatments Helping Kids With Juvenile Arthritis
Sleep Disorders 6 Times Higher Among Veterans
Study: VA Hospitals Compare Favorably to Non-VA Centers
Even Your Heart May Benefit From Extra Education
Alzheimer's May Hamper Ability to Perceive Pain
Health Highlights: July 20, 2016
Health Tip: The Basics of Food Safety
Health Tip: Kids Should Wear Life Jackets
Cancer Experts Endorse CDC's HPV Vaccine Guidelines
Implant Proves Effective at Combating Opioid Dependence
Which Diabetes Drug Is Best?
U.S. Teen Diabetes Rate Exceeds Prior Estimates
Healthy Fats Can Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Study
Hormone Therapy Won't Help Memory After Menopause
Cartilage Grown in Lab Might One Day Help Younger Arthritis Sufferers
New Clues to Zika's Threat to Fetus, and How to Stop It
Even High-Fat Mediterranean Diet Good for You: Review
IVF Won't Raise Risk for Breast Cancer
Number of Advanced Prostate Cancer Cases Soars: U.S. Study
Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts
Radiologists Don't Face Higher Risk of Radiation-Related Death: Study
Mixed Progress in Worldwide Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Health Highlights: July 19, 2016
Health Tip: Help Prevent Falls
Health Tip: Don't Ignore Acne
Latest Zika Puzzle: How U.S. Patient Infected Caregiver
Does Living Near a Fracking Site Make Asthma Worse?
Wide Variation Seen in 'Dense' Breast Diagnoses
Limit Kids' Exposure to Media Violence, Pediatricians Say
3 Health Issues That Can Threaten Young Female Athletes
Neti Pot Beats Steam for Sinus Congestion Relief
College Linemen Larger Than Ever, Study Finds
Monthly Vaginal Ring May Help Protect Against HIV
Can Comedy Kill?
Get Outside, Get Moving to Prevent 'Gamer's Thumb'
Obese Teens Take Weight-Loss Surgery in Stride
Concussion Study Shows Player-to-Player Hits Most Damaging
Poverty Takes Bigger Toll on a Man's Health If He's Black: Study
'Cool' Factor Often Spurs Teens to Try E-Cigarettes
Health Highlights: July 18, 2016
Health Tip: Protect Against Athlete's Foot
Health Tip: Pack Your Pantry With Heart-Healthy Staples
Some Tree Trimming Best Left to the Pros
Don't Let Painful Blisters Spoil Your Summer Fun
Making Sense of Senseless Violence
1st Case of Female-to-Male Sexual Transmission of Zika Reported
9 Out of 10 Strokes Could Be Prevented, Study Finds
Cancer Patients, Doctors Often Disagree About Prognosis
Do ADHD Medicines Boost Substance Abuse Risk?
Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Obamacare Paying Off With Improved Health Care: Report
Anesthesia Safe for Kids, Doctors' Group Says
Cornea Transplants Riskier for Women When They Come From Men?
Doctors Should Bone Up on CT Scan Cancer Risks
Heavy Moms Likelier to Pile Food on Kids' Plates: Study
Play 'Pokemon Go' Without Landing in the ER
Health Highlights: July 15, 2016
Health Tip: Be Smart During a Power Outage
Health Tip: Watch Children Near Pool Drains