Sunday, February 25, 2018

Summer Camp Tips for Kids With Asthma, Allergies
Flu Season Shows More Signs of Slowing
Why Some Are Still Skeptical of Tanning Bed Risks
FDA Warns Heart Patients About Antibiotic Clarithromycin
As Stroke 'Liquefies' Brain Tissue, Lasting Harm May Spread
The Sooner Type 2 Diabetes Arrives, the Worse for Your Heart
It's Still Not Too Late for a Flu Shot
Learning Problems May Accompany Kidney Disease
Poorer Kids May Fare Worse After Heart Surgery
For Women, Blocked Arteries Not the Only Trigger for Heart Attacks
Antioxidants: The Good Health Helpers
Health Highlights: Feb. 23, 2018
Health Tip: Help Control Teeth Grinding
Health Tip: Make Sure Babies Eat Right
New Research Debunks Two Medical Marijuana Myths
Xanax, Valium Looking Like America's Next Drug Crisis
Americans Still Not Safely Storing Their Guns
Clues to Parkinson's May Be Shed in Tears
Too Much TV Could Boost Your Odds for a Blood Clot
When It Comes to Art, Don't Call Them Neanderthals
New Version of Nasal Flu Vaccine to Return for Next Season
Antidepressants Do Work, Some Better Than Others: Study
More Americans Pushed Into High-Deductible Health Plans
Take Early Clinical Trials With a Grain of Salt
Heavy Drinkers Put Themselves at Risk for Dementia
Putting the Brakes on 'Emotional Eating'
Health Highlights: Feb. 22, 2018
Health Tip: Menstrual Migraines
Health Tip: Help Prevent Underage Drinking
Even Hidden Flu May Trigger Trouble After Heart Surgery
Guns Still Found in Homes With Unstable Kids
Aspirin as Good a Clot Buster as Pricey Drugs After Joint Replacement
FDA Cracks Down on Kratom Products
'Burnout' Threatens More Than a Third of Doctors
If the Eyes Don't Coordinate, Reading -- and Grades -- May Suffer
Some Pain Patients Can Cut Opioid Dose and Still Get Relief
Blacks May Face Higher Stroke Risk From AFib
Skipping the Gym, Ladies? Try the Stairs
Drug That Eases Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain Won't Help 'Regular' Arthritis
Home Routines Can Boost a Child's Readiness for School
For Older Men, Even Light Exercise Helps
Health Highlights: Feb. 21, 2018
Health Tip: Prepare Shredded Meat in a Slow Cooker
Health Tip: Understanding Palliative Care
Mouse Study Another Step Toward 'Heroin Vaccine'
Could Hackers Target Heart Devices?
Herbal Drug Kratom Linked to Salmonella Illnesses, CDC Says
Low-Fat Diet vs. Low-Carb: And the Winner Is …
Rotating Night Shifts a Path to Diabetes, Study Suggests
Newer Breast MRI May Be More Accurate and Easier
'Grey's Anatomy' Not Much Like a Real ER
Facial Cancer Decimating Tasmanian Devil Population
Flu Shot During Pregnancy Poses No Harm to Baby
Tobacco Kills, No Matter How It's Smoked: Study
Fatal Opioid ODs Drop for People Treated While Jailed
How to Maintain That Weight Loss
Health Highlights: Feb. 20, 2018
Health Tip: Do You Need a Tetanus Shot?
Health Tip: Understanding Tonsillitis
Family History of Breast Cancer Matters, Even for Older Women
Obesity Might Cause Sudden Cardiac Arrest in the Young
Many Parents in the Dark on When Kids Should First See a Dentist
Protecting Your Electronic Health Records
Health Tip: Comparing Soap and Other Body Cleansers
Health Tip: Protect Baby from Whooping Cough
Lung Cancer One of Many Reasons Not to Smoke
Stroke May Not Mean Language Loss for Newborns
Flu Season Shows First Signs of Slowing
Pets Good Medicine for Those Battling Mental Ills
Sibling Bullying Could Have Mental Health Effects
How to Put Mass Shooting Tragedies in Perspective for Kids
Fentanyl Test Strips May Help Stem OD Deaths
After Another Shooting Tragedy, 'Stop the Bleed' Kits Urged for Schools
Dad Can Pass on Ovarian Cancer Genes, Too
How to Spare Family and Coworkers Your Flu Misery
Kids Who Need Sickle Cell Meds Don't Always Get Them
Hey Runners, Be Sure to Choose the Right Shoes
Health Highlights: Feb. 16, 2018
Health Tip: Manage Stress
Health Tip: Ski and Snowboard Safely With Your Kids
CDC Says Flu Vaccine Just 25 Percent Effective Against Leading Strain
Could a Blood Thinner Actually Raise Stroke Risk for Some?
Household Products May Pollute the Air as Much as Your Car Does: Study
When One Teen Vapes, Others Often Follow
1 in 10 Worldwide Gets Wound Infection After Abdominal Surgery
Another Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise In Mice
Researchers Probe Mystery of Illnesses in U.S. Cuba Embassy Personnel
Short as a Child, Stroke Risk as an Adult?
Your Tax Dollars Fund Research on Hundreds of New Meds
Obesity May Give Men With Melanoma a Survival Advantage
Booze Beats Pot at Being Unhealthy: Oregon Poll
Here's to a Healthy Pregnancy
Health Highlights: Feb. 15, 2018
Health Tip: Balance Moves for Older Adults
Health Tip: When Arthritis Strikes Your Feet
Highly Processed Foods Tied to Higher Cancer Risk
FDA Approves Drug to Help Curb a Tough-to-Treat Prostate Cancer
It's Not Your Imagination: You're Hungrier After Losing Weight
FDA Approves First Blood Test to Detect Concussions
More Wild Weather to Come If Climate Change Goals Not Met
One Hidden Culprit Behind Weight Gain: Fruit Juice
Obamacare Helped More Young Women Get Prenatal Care: Study
Shedding Pounds Before Weight-Loss Surgery a Smart Move
Parents Find Kids' Weight Report Cards Hard to Swallow
Drug Might Be Safer Alternative to Ease Dementia Psychosis
Money Can Buy You Happiness, But Only So Much
Therapy Reverses Alzheimer's Brain Plaque Buildup -- in Mice
Does Your Valentine Have a Roving Eye? Watch Out
Asthma Doesn't Have to Ruin Your Valentine's Day
Food Allergies: To Test or Not to Test
Being a Single Dad Can Take a Big Toll on Health
First Blood Test to Evaluate Potential Concussions Approved
New Treatment Approved for Prostate Cancer That Resists Hormone Therapy
Health Highlights: Feb. 14, 2018
Health Tip:Living with Pulmonary Fibrosis
Health Tip: Sleep's Effects on Diabetes
Do Common Household Chemicals Affect Your Weight?
Therapy Helps Those With Autism Navigate Adulthood
Vaccines Can Stem Poverty, Not Just Disease, Study Suggests
Many Patients Know Too Little About Their MRI, CT Scans: Study
Depression Common in U.S., Women Hit Hardest
Widely Used COPD Meds Tied to Increased Fracture Risk
Ovarian Cancer Screening Still Ineffective, Not Recommended: Panel
Want to Keep the Weight Off? Eat More Slowly
Kidney Stones on the Rise Among Women
The Right Way to Weigh Yourself
Health Highlights: Feb. 13, 2018
Health Tip :Preparing for Surgery
Health Tip: Heart Disease Risk Factors You Can Control
No Proof At-Home 'Cranial Stimulation' Eases Depression
Ick! Oregon Woman Is First-Ever Case of Human 'Eye Worm'
Another Downside to Opioid Use: Pneumonia?
Unsafe Water Found in Faucets Across the U.S.
Valentine's Day Coping Tips When Loved One Is Gone
Think Extermination Ends Your Bedbug Woes? Think Again
Driving May Be Risky Business on 4/20 Pot Holiday
Babies Face Higher SIDS Risk in Certain States
Preemies Get a Slow Start on Friendships
Shining a Deadly New Light on Airborne Flu Virus
Who Gets Unneeded Antibiotics Most Often?
Heart Defects May Raise Odds for Dementia
Keeping in Touch With Your Kids in College
Health Highlights: Feb. 12, 2018
Health Tip: Online Pharmacies You Should Avoid
Health Tip: Prevent Exposure to Lead
The Purrfect Diet for Your Fat Cat
It May Be Winter, But Keep That Sunscreen Handy