Friday, March 24, 2017

Most Cancers Caused by Random DNA Copying Errors
Exercise a Great Prescription to Help Older Hearts
Fewer Patients Die During Hospital Inspection Weeks: Study
New Technology Makes Gene Mapping Cheaper, Faster: Study
Young Cancer Survivors Can Face Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications
Older Mothers May Raise Better-Behaved Kids, Study Suggests
Many Kids With Diabetes Missing Out on Eye Exams, Study Finds
Daily Glass of Beer, Wine Might Do a Heart Good
Fruit Juice for Kids: A Serving a Day OK
Scientists Working on Solar-Powered Prosthetic Limbs
Bavencio Approved for Rare Skin Cancer
Health Highlights: March 23, 2017
Health Tip: Good Habits Prompt Healthier Eating
Health Tip: Check Your Child's Temperature
Many Talks on End-of-Life Wishes End in Confusion, Study Shows
Turning Back the Aging Clock -- in Mice
Scientists Spot Gene for Rare Disorder Causing Deafness, Blindness
House to Vote Thursday on Amended Obamacare Repeal Bill
Drug No Better Than Placebo for Lower Back, Leg Pain
Smartphone Device Sizes Up Sperm Health
ACL Surgery Usually Puts Athletes Back in Play: Study
Could Fading Sense of Smell Mean Death Is Closer?
Foods Labeled 'Healthy' May Hide Unhealthy Secrets
'Eraser Challenge' Latest Harmful Social Media Trend for Kids
Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse
Brain 'Rewires' to Work Around Early-Life Blindness
Keep Colon Cancer at Bay
FDA OKs Parkinson's Add-On Drug
Smoking Rates Drop After Global Tobacco Treaty
Heart Drug Digoxin May Raise Death Risk for Some Patients: Study
'Heads Up' Football Program Tackles Concussion Danger in Kids
Helping Cancer Caregivers Help Themselves
New Parkinson's Drug Xadago Approved
Health Highlights: March 22, 2017
Health Tip: Choosing a Baby Carrier
Health Tip: Prevent Food-Safety Mistakes
Autism Greatly Boosts Kids' Injury Risk, Especially for Drowning
Tattoo Artists Risk Serious Pain in the Neck
Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows
A Warming Planet Might Mean More Diabetes
Family History of Colon Cancer Calls for Earlier Screening
Many Doctors Get Payments From Drug Companies, Study Shows
Gunshot Wounds Cost U.S. Hospitals Nearly $7 Billion Over 9 Years
No Evidence Fish Oil in Pregnancy Makes for Brainier Kids
Common Cold Can Be Dangerous After Bone Marrow Transplant
Avoid Unsightly Fungal Toenail Infections
TV Ads Help Drive Testosterone Supplement Sales
Do Energy Drinks + Booze = More Injuries?
Obesity in Youth Tied to Higher Odds for Liver Cancer in Men
Health Highlights: March 21, 2017
Health Tip: Managing Metabolic Syndrome
Health Tip: Slow Down When You're Stressed
Steroid Shots Offer No Long-Term Relief for Low-Back Pain
New Hepatitis C Drugs Might Eliminate the Disease
Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk
ATMs, Coffee Shops Ideal Spots for Heart Defibrillators
U.S. Sees Big Drop in Number of Babies Born With HIV
Drugs for Prostate Trouble, Balding Not Linked to Suicide Risk
Fewer U.S. Kids Overdosing on Opioids
1 in 4 Teens Exposed to Secondhand E-Cig Vapors: Report
Blood Test May Spot Lung Cancer's Return, Even Before Scans
Parents Don't Always Head to Child's Doctor When Illness Strikes
Pradaxa Beats Warfarin After Heart Rhythm Procedure: Study
Spring-Clean Your Medicine Cabinet to Safeguard Your Kids
Shorter Winter, Longer Spring?
Social Struggles Linger for Many Young Cancer Survivors
Stress Buster
Health Highlights: March 20, 2017
Health Tip: Living With Social Phobia
Health Tip: Slipping Back Into Sleep
Welcome Spring and Still Survive Your Allergies
Guidelines May Miss Need for Statins in Many U.S. Blacks
New Cholesterol Drugs May Beat Statins, But Price Tag Is High
Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
Are Blood Thinners Overused in Patients With Irregular Heartbeat?
Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet
Drinking, Drug Abuse Doubles Veterans' Suicide Risk: Study
'I Don't Know' May Be a Powerful Point of View
Shingles Vaccine Cuts Chronic Pain, Hospitalizations
Pot-Laced Goodies Can Poison a Child
Injury Risk May Rise When Kids Play Just One Sport
Health Highlights: March 17, 2017
Health Tip: Transitioning From Bottle to Training Cup
Health Tip: Prepare Homemade Baby Food
Opioid Dependence Can Start in Just a Few Days
U.S. Suicide Rates Rising Faster Outside Cities
Could a Blood Test Spot Autism in Childhood?
Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises
'Optimal' Facelifts Do Make You Look Younger, Study Finds
Smokers Prone to Problems After Joint Replacement: Study
For 'Preemies,' Human Touch May Be a Brain Booster
Home Beats Rehab for Knee, Hip Replacement Recovery
Serious Crash Often a Wake-Up Call for Teen Drivers
Many College Football Players Lack Vitamin D: Study
America's Porky Pets Face Health Woes, Too, FDA Says
Centuries of Climate May Have Shaped Your Nose
For Seniors, Treatment for One Eye Disease May Cause Another
Taking Statins May Boost Heart Surgery Outcomes
Savvy Marketing Gets Schoolkids to Eat Their Greens
Health Highlights: March 16, 2017
Health Tip: Tune in to Hearing Loss
Health Tip: Stay Focused on the Highway
Stem Cells Hold Promise, Peril in Treating Seniors' Eye Disease
Intensive Treatment Shows Potential Against Type 2 Diabetes
U.S. Medical Groups Sound the Alarm on Climate Change
Seniors With Brain Cancer May Have Better Treatment Option
Opioid Painkillers and Xanax or Valium a Deadly Mix: Study
Another Obesity Downside: Higher Esophageal Cancer Risk
Why Some Kids Take Longer to Recover From Brain Injury
Black Americans More Likely to Skip Flu Shot
Some Bed Bugs Can Traipse Out of Traps
Stent Patients Face Higher Risk of Death After Bleeding, Clots
Nearby Day Cares Don't Pose Health Risks to Kids: Study
Which High School Sport Has the Most Concussions?
Osteoporosis Fractures May Be Deadlier for Men
Many U.S. Women Have No Access to Fertility Clinics: Study
Health Highlights: March 15, 2017
Health Tip: Promote Peace in a Shared Bedroom
Health Tip: Don't Contaminate Contact Lenses
Poor Sleep in Preschool Years Could Mean Behavior Troubles Later
'No One Dies Alone' Program Offers Comfort at Life's End
Parenthood an Elixir for Longevity?
Obese Moms May Fail to Spot Obesity in Their Own Kids
Is Radiation Therapy Overused in Breast Cancer Care?
Many With Irregular Heartbeat Not on Meds They Need: Study
Tests to Spot 'Preemie' Birth Risk Ineffective in First Pregnancies
Gene Variant From Africa Linked to Black Obesity
Skip the Antibiotics for Mild Eczema in Kids
There's Bad Buzz on Antibiotics for Honeybees
Too Much Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk
Kids Start Moving Less After Age 7, Study Finds
Blood Test Might Someday Distinguish Early Depression, Schizophrenia
Health Highlights: March 14, 2017
Health Tip: Recognize a Foot Neuroma
Health Tip: Treat Skin Well
Analysis: Millions Would Lose Health Coverage Under GOP Overhaul
Failed Fertility Treatments, Poorer Heart Health Later?
Fish Oil Pills May Help After Heart Attack, Specialists Say
Cystic Fibrosis Survival Better in Canada Than in U.S.
More Babies in Strollers, Cribs Winding Up in ER: Study
Higher Spending by Docs May Not Buy Better Health
Can Supplements Ward Off the 'Baby Blues'?
Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors Face Risk of Second Cancer: Study
'Synthetic Pot' Tied to Risky Sex, Violence and Drug Abuse in Teens
'Immunotherapy' in Monkeys Shows Promise as Long-Term HIV Treatment
Refugees Deserve Health Care, Compassion, U.S. Pediatricians Say
Few Military Doctors Well-Trained in Transgender Care: Study
Health Highlights: March 13, 2017
Health Tip: Choose the Right Shoe for a Hammer Toe
Health Tip: Help Kids Maintain Healthy Cholesterol
Your DNA May Determine How You Handle the Time Change
Severe Low Blood Sugar Episode May Up Death Risk in Those With Type 2 Diabetes
The Secret to a Good Sex Life Is …
Short, Bald Men May Have Their Genes to Blame
7 in 10 U.S. Workplaces Hit by Opioid Abuse: Survey
Mediterranean Diet May Ease Chronic Pain of Obesity
Dizzy Spells in Middle-Age Tied to Dementia Risk Later
Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
Smart Food Pricing Could Bring Healthier Choices
Mite-Proof Bedding May Help Curb Asthma Attacks: Study
Cure Found for Cancer Killing Endangered Tasmanian Devils
Genes Plus Erratic Sleep May Raise Odds for Obesity
Health Highlights: March 10, 2017
Health Tip: Washing Baby Bottles
Health Tip: Too Much Sugar May Impact Sleep
New Health Care Bill Clears House Committees
Heart Disease Kicks in Earlier for Obese People
Pot Use Tied to Higher Odds for Stroke, Heart Failure
Sickle Cell Trait Tied to Higher Kidney Failure Risk for Blacks
Most Women Stop Drinking After Positive Pregnancy Test, Study Finds
Bad Diets Tied to 400,000 U.S. Deaths in 2015
Impotence Meds Might Give Men's Hearts a Boost, Too
Zika Virus May Also Harm the Heart
Zika Attacks Nerves, Muscles, Other Tissues
Chimps Can Get Ebola, Too, But Oral Vaccine May Help
U.S. Medical Experts Issue Warning on Yellow Fever's Advance
Downside to Gluten-Free Diets: Diabetes Risk?
1 in 7 Obese People Has Normal Blood Pressure, Cholesterol
Early Allergies -- Payback for a Mild Winter?
How to Keep a Spring in Your Step With Daylight Saving Time
Hold That Pose: Yoga May Ease Tough Depression
Health Highlights: March 9, 2017
Health Tip: Watch for Constipation in Babies
Health Tip: Resuming Activities After a Heart Attack