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Sunday, December 04, 2016

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Worldwide Cancer Rates Up More Than One-Third in Past Decade: Report
Another Step Closer to Artificial Blood
New Drug Might Reduce Sickle Cell Pain Crises
11 Percent of Stroke Survivors Struggle With Epilepsy
Another Miami Neighborhood Now Zika-Free
Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism
24-Hour Shifts Can Play Havoc With the Heart
'Halo' Effect Common After Lasik Eye Surgery
Attempted Suicide Rates in U.S. Remain Unchanged
Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School
Plastic Surgeons Urge Giving Up E-Cigs Before Procedure
Flavored E-Cig Liquids May Contain Toxic Substances
Brain Harm May Last Long After College Football Players' Final Game
Drug Combo Shows Promise Against Some Soft Tissue Tumors
Health Highlights: Dec. 2, 2016
Health Tip: At Risk of a Sprained Ankle?
Health Tip: When Your Neck Aches
'Magic Mushroom' Chemical Eases Cancer Patients' Despair
Dialysis Patients May Walk Their Way to Better Health
2 Out of 3 Depressed Teens Gain Lasting Benefits From Therapy
Americans Divided Over Organic, GM Foods: Poll
Can Extra Time Outdoors When Young Reduce Nearsightedness?
Specially Designed Video Game Might Ease 'Phantom Limb' Pain
Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk?
Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet
Pradaxa Blood Thinner May Beat Warfarin After Bleeding Episode: Study
Could White Wine Boost Your Melanoma Risk?
After Cancer, Higher Risk of Severe Heart Attack
Doctors Seeing More HIV Patients With Multidrug Resistance
A Dirty Little Secret: Hand-Washing Spotty Among Day Care Staffers
Health Highlights: Dec. 1, 2016
Health Tip: Exercising With Arthritis
Health Tip: Using a Fitness Tracker
Testosterone Therapy May Be Linked to Serious Blood Clots
Standing or 'Easy' Walks May Help Type 2 Diabetics Control Blood Sugar
Demi Lovato Wants to Change the Face of Mental Illness
U.S. to Ban Smoking in Public Housing
It's Never Too Late to Stop Smoking
Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise
Fewer Americans Struggle With Medical Bills: Report
Americans' Cholesterol Levels Keep Falling
Wider Low-Dose Aspirin Use Would Save U.S. $692 Billion: Study
First Case of Zika-Linked Glaucoma Diagnosed in Infant
Use of Needle Exchange Programs Up Dramatically in 10 Years: CDC
Kidney Cancer Drug Shows Promise in Early Trial
Aerobic Exercise May Help Guard Against Dementia
Lack of Sleep Takes Big Bite Out of World Economies
Fertility Treatments Marketed in U.K. Without Proof They Work: Study
Health Highlights: Nov. 30, 2016
Health Tip: When You're a Caregiver With a Full-Time Job
Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate
Insulin Prices Skyrocket, Putting Many Diabetics in a Bind
Smoking Raises Heart Attack Risk 8-Fold in People Under 50
Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears
Tennis Anyone? It May Prolong Your Life
Scientists Spot 'Teetotaler' Gene
Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health
Electronic In-Hospital Prescribing: Trouble for Older Adults?
ATV Accidents Can Cause Serious Chest Injuries in Kids
New Parkinson's Gene Identified
Does a Little Daily Drinking Really Help the Heart?
Cancer Advances Demand Continual Funding, Specialists Say
Scans Show Changes in Some Soldiers With Mild Brain Injuries
Spiritual Experiences Seem to Trigger the Brain's Reward System
Health Highlights: Nov. 29, 2016
Health Tip: Get the Facts About Antibiotics
Health Tip: Want Healthier Looking Skin?
Texas Reports 1st Likely Case of Local Zika Infection
Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds
3 Keys to Cutting Your Risk of Heart Failure
Alzheimer's Protein Plaques May Also Harm the Heart
Never Too Old for a Mammogram?
Researchers Explore Way to Detect Brain Injury in NFL Players
Pediatricians Can Help When Parents Divorce: Report
U.S. Should Reinforce Blood Supply: Report
Mouthguard a Key Defense Against Sports-Related Injuries
Many Women With Chronic Ills Don't Use Online Tools
Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids
Pesticide Exposures May Alter Mouth Bacteria
Opioids No Better Than Ibuprofen for Pain After Car Crash: Study
Lengthy Space Missions May Harm Astronauts' Vision
Health Highlights: Nov. 28, 2016
Health Tip: Preparing for Your First 5k Run
Health Tip: Adjusting to Life With a Roommate
How to Prevent Spread of the Skin Infection Impetigo
Hitting the Slopes? Keep These Safety Tips in Mind
Health Highlights: Nov. 26, 2016
Elder Abuse Often Missed In ER
Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
8 of 10 Texas Salons Heed Ban on Indoor Tanning for Minors
Rural Appalachia Faces Growing Cancer Crisis, Research Shows
Health Tip: Coping With a Muscle Cramp
Health Tip: Why Arthritis and Fatigue Often Go Together
Consider Eye Safety When Choosing Kids' Toys
Are Your Kids Thankful?
A Little Alcohol Each Day May Cut Your Risk of Stroke
Diabetics Can Keep Disease Complications at Bay
Health Tip: Cold-Weather Workouts
Health Tip: Create a Safer Home for Kids With Seizures
Strokes Decline in Older Americans, Rise in Young
U.S. Kids Are Eating Healthier Now, But . . .
Researchers Put Embryo Development 'On Hold' in Mice
New Skin Patch Analyzes Your Sweat During Exercise
Can Surgery Trigger Rare Muscle Disorder?
1 in 7 Young Teens Is a Stalking Victim: Survey
Mercury Levels Dropping in North Atlantic Tuna
Can Protein in Common Skin Bacteria Offer Disease Protection?
Don't Get Stuffed on Thanksgiving
Hearts of Healthy People With Gene Mutations May Be 'Primed to Fail'
Cancer Can Devour Income of Medicare-Only Patients
Keep Kids in Mind When Politics Intrude at Thanksgiving
Exploding Some Turkey Myths
Your Recipe for a Healthy, Delicious Holiday Season
Survival Tips for Holiday Road Trips
Health Highlights: Nov. 23, 2016
Health Tip: Exercise Can Be a Brain-Booster
Health Tip: Make Brushing Teeth Fun
Zika Babies May Look Normal at Birth, Display Brain Defects Later: CDC
Palliative Care Raises Quality of Life, But Doesn't Extend It
These Medicines Often Send Americans to ERs
'Enthusiastic' Dads May Mean Less Troubled Kids: Study
U.S. Death Toll From Infectious Diseases Unchanged: Study
2 Doses of HPV Vaccine Effective for Younger Teens
Food Allergies Among Kids Vary by Race: Study
Violent Media Often Give Rise to Nightmares
Smoking Plus Diabetes a Very Deadly Mix
No Benefit From Routine Thyroid Cancer Screening: Task Force
Tobacco Flavors Draw in Young Folks
U.S. Health Care Spending Up 5 Percent in 2015
A Benefit of Back Pain Surgery: Better Sex
Imaging Studies Shed Light on Zika's Effects
How to Prepare That Holiday Turkey Safely
Health Highlights: Nov. 22, 2016
Health Tip: Be Aware of Drug and Food Interactions
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe During the Holidays
Can Occupational Therapy Slow Alzheimer's Decline?
Fewer Americans Suffering From Dementia, Study Finds
Sexism Could Harm Men's Health: Study
Gender Gap in Life Expectancy Persists
Troubled Preschoolers Not Getting Effective Treatment: Report
Bonus From Your Blood Pressure Med: Fewer Fractures?
Drug Combo for Irregular Heartbeat Might Raise Bleeding Risk
New Fetal Views in 3-D
Retail Health Clinics Fail to Curb Routine ER Visits, Study Finds
Teen 'Choking Game' Played Solo Points to Suicide Risks
TV Snack Ads Make Preschoolers Snack More: Study
Earnings Fall After a Child's Cancer Diagnosis
U.S. Hospitals Halve Catheter Infection Rates: Review
Health Highlights: Nov. 21, 2016
Health Tip: Don't Overeat During the Holidays
Health Tip: Don't Nullify Your Workout
Choose the Healthy Foods Options This Holiday Season
Lifestyle, Stress May Play Role in Heart Rhythm Disorder
Poor Sleep Linked to Worsening Kidney Disease