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Published: Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

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Americans Divided Over Organic, GM Foods: Poll

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Americans Divided Over Organic, GM Foods: Poll
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Can Extra Time Outdoors When Young Reduce Nearsightedness?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Can Extra Time Outdoors When Young Reduce Nearsightedness?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Pradaxa Blood Thinner May Beat Warfarin After Bleeding Episode: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Pradaxa Blood Thinner May Beat Warfarin After Bleeding Episode: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Dialysis Patients May Walk Their Way to Better Health

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Dialysis Patients May Walk Their Way to Better Health
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



2 Out of 3 Depressed Teens Gain Lasting Benefits From Therapy

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: 2 Out of 3 Depressed Teens Gain Lasting Benefits From Therapy
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Specially Designed Video Game Might Ease 'Phantom Limb' Pain

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Specially Designed Video Game Might Ease 'Phantom Limb' Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



'Magic Mushroom' Chemical Eases Cancer Patients' Despair

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: 'Magic Mushroom' Chemical Eases Cancer Patients' Despair
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Could White Wine Boost Your Melanoma Risk?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Could White Wine Boost Your Melanoma Risk?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



After Cancer, Higher Risk of Severe Heart Attack

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: After Cancer, Higher Risk of Severe Heart Attack
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Doctors Seeing More HIV Patients With Multidrug Resistance

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Doctors Seeing More HIV Patients With Multidrug Resistance
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: At Risk of a Sprained Ankle?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: At Risk of a Sprained Ankle?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: When Your Neck Aches

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: When Your Neck Aches
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



24-Hour Shifts Can Play Havoc With the Heart

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: 24-Hour Shifts Can Play Havoc With the Heart
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Drug Combo Shows Promise Against Some Soft Tissue Tumors

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Drug Combo Shows Promise Against Some Soft Tissue Tumors
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Students Make Martin Shkreli's Drug for $2 a Pill

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Students Make Martin Shkreli's Drug for $2 a Pill
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM



Demi Lovato Wants to Change the Face of Mental Illness

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Demi Lovato Wants to Change the Face of Mental Illness
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Fertility Treatments Marketed in U.K. Without Proof They Work: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Fertility Treatments Marketed in U.K. Without Proof They Work: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



A Dirty Little Secret: Hand-Washing Spotty Among Day Care Staffers

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: A Dirty Little Secret: Hand-Washing Spotty Among Day Care Staffers
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Using a Fitness Tracker

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Using a Fitness Tracker
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Colorectal Cancers on the Rise in Younger Adults

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Colorectal Cancers on the Rise in Younger Adults
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



First Case of Zika-Linked Glaucoma Diagnosed in Infant

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: First Case of Zika-Linked Glaucoma Diagnosed in Infant
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Use of Needle Exchange Programs Up Dramatically in 10 Years: CDC

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Use of Needle Exchange Programs Up Dramatically in 10 Years: CDC
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Kidney Cancer Drug Shows Promise in Early Trial

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Kidney Cancer Drug Shows Promise in Early Trial
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Aerobic Exercise May Help Guard Against Dementia

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Aerobic Exercise May Help Guard Against Dementia
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Fewer Americans Struggle With Medical Bills: Report

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Fewer Americans Struggle With Medical Bills: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



U.S. to Ban Smoking in Public Housing

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: U.S. to Ban Smoking in Public Housing
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Wider Low-Dose Aspirin Use Would Save U.S. $692 Billion: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Wider Low-Dose Aspirin Use Would Save U.S. $692 Billion: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Testosterone Therapy May Be Linked to Serious Blood Clots

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Testosterone Therapy May Be Linked to Serious Blood Clots
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Standing or 'Easy' Walks May Help Type 2 Diabetics Control Blood Sugar

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Standing or 'Easy' Walks May Help Type 2 Diabetics Control Blood Sugar
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Americans' Cholesterol Levels Keep Falling

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Americans' Cholesterol Levels Keep Falling
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM



Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Electronic In-Hospital Prescribing: Trouble for Older Adults?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Electronic In-Hospital Prescribing: Trouble for Older Adults?
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



ATV Accidents Can Cause Serious Chest Injuries in Kids

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: ATV Accidents Can Cause Serious Chest Injuries in Kids
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



New Parkinson's Gene Identified

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: New Parkinson's Gene Identified
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Cancer Advances Demand Continual Funding, Specialists Say

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Cancer Advances Demand Continual Funding, Specialists Say
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Smoking Raises Heart Attack Risk 8-Fold in People Under 50

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Smoking Raises Heart Attack Risk 8-Fold in People Under 50
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Tennis Anyone? It May Prolong Your Life

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Tennis Anyone? It May Prolong Your Life
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Scientists Spot 'Teetotaler' Gene

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Scientists Spot 'Teetotaler' Gene
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Scans Show Changes in Some Soldiers With Mild Brain Injuries

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Scans Show Changes in Some Soldiers With Mild Brain Injuries
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: When You're a Caregiver With a Full-Time Job

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: When You're a Caregiver With a Full-Time Job
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



It's Never Too Late to Stop Smoking

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: It's Never Too Late to Stop Smoking
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



Lack of Sleep Takes Big Bite Out of World Economies

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Lack of Sleep Takes Big Bite Out of World Economies
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



FDA Approves Large Studies of Ecstasy to Treat PTSD

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: FDA Approves Large Studies of Ecstasy to Treat PTSD
Category: Health News
Created: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/30/2016 12:00:00 AM



3 Keys to Cutting Your Risk of Heart Failure

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: 3 Keys to Cutting Your Risk of Heart Failure
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Alzheimer's Protein Plaques May Also Harm the Heart

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Alzheimer's Protein Plaques May Also Harm the Heart
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Mouthguard a Key Defense Against Sports-Related Injuries

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Mouthguard a Key Defense Against Sports-Related Injuries
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Pesticide Exposures May Alter Mouth Bacteria

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Pesticide Exposures May Alter Mouth Bacteria
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Texas Reports 1st Likely Case of Local Zika Infection

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Texas Reports 1st Likely Case of Local Zika Infection
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Get the Facts About Antibiotics

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Get the Facts About Antibiotics
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Want Healthier Looking Skin?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Want Healthier Looking Skin?
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Insulin Prices Skyrocket, Putting Many Diabetics in a Bind

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Insulin Prices Skyrocket, Putting Many Diabetics in a Bind
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Does a Little Daily Drinking Really Help the Heart?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Does a Little Daily Drinking Really Help the Heart?
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Spiritual Experiences Seem to Trigger the Brain's Reward System

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Spiritual Experiences Seem to Trigger the Brain's Reward System
Category: Health News
Created: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Never Too Old for a Mammogram?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Never Too Old for a Mammogram?
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Opioids No Better Than Ibuprofen for Pain After Car Crash: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Opioids No Better Than Ibuprofen for Pain After Car Crash: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Many Women With Chronic Ills Don't Use Online Tools

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Many Women With Chronic Ills Don't Use Online Tools
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Researchers Explore Way to Detect Brain Injury in NFL Players

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Researchers Explore Way to Detect Brain Injury in NFL Players
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



U.S. Should Reinforce Blood Supply: Report

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: U.S. Should Reinforce Blood Supply: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/29/2016 12:00:00 AM



Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Winter Shoes Can Boost Bunion Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 11/25/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Elder Abuse Often Missed In ER

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Elder Abuse Often Missed In ER
Category: Health News
Created: 11/25/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Hitting the Slopes? Keep These Safety Tips in Mind

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Hitting the Slopes? Keep These Safety Tips in Mind
Category: Health News
Created: 11/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



How to Prevent Spread of the Skin Infection Impetigo

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: How to Prevent Spread of the Skin Infection Impetigo
Category: Health News
Created: 11/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Preparing for Your First 5k Run

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Preparing for Your First 5k Run
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Adjusting to Life With a Roommate

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Adjusting to Life With a Roommate
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Pediatricians Can Help When Parents Divorce: Report

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Pediatricians Can Help When Parents Divorce: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Lengthy Space Missions May Harm Astronauts' Vision

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Lengthy Space Missions May Harm Astronauts' Vision
Category: Health News
Created: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM



Playing Contact Sports in Youth May Raise Risk for Degenerative Brain Disease

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Playing Contact Sports in Youth May Raise Risk for Degenerative Brain Disease
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Diabetes or Obesity During Pregnancy May Affect Fetal Heart: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Diabetes or Obesity During Pregnancy May Affect Fetal Heart: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Agricultural Pesticides May Affect Kids' Breathing

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Agricultural Pesticides May Affect Kids' Breathing
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Another Downside to Diabetes: Tooth Loss

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Another Downside to Diabetes: Tooth Loss
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Could an Obese Dad's Sperm Pass Traits to His Kids?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Could an Obese Dad's Sperm Pass Traits to His Kids?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Too Few Americans Are Taking Needed Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: CDC

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Too Few Americans Are Taking Needed Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: CDC
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



More Americans Seek Treatment for Painkiller, Heroin Abuse

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: More Americans Seek Treatment for Painkiller, Heroin Abuse
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Making Sense of the Senseless Violence

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Making Sense of the Senseless Violence
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Magnetic Brain Stimulation Might Treat Cocaine Addiction

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Magnetic Brain Stimulation Might Treat Cocaine Addiction
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Know the Risks of Oral Piercing

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Know the Risks of Oral Piercing
Category: Health News
Created: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Talking to Kids About World Events

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Talking to Kids About World Events
Category: Health News
Created: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Get Your Flu Shot Before the Flu Is Widespread: CDC

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Get Your Flu Shot Before the Flu Is Widespread: CDC
Category: Health News
Created: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Death and Disability From Injuries Down Worldwide: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Death and Disability From Injuries Down Worldwide: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2015 12:00:00 AM



Survival Improves for Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Survival Improves for Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



False-Positive Mammogram May Hint at Breast Cancer Risk Later

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: False-Positive Mammogram May Hint at Breast Cancer Risk Later
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Negative News on Statins Tied to Dropped Prescriptions

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Negative News on Statins Tied to Dropped Prescriptions
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Pollution From Coal Burning Most Damaging to Health, Study Finds

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Pollution From Coal Burning Most Damaging to Health, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Too Much TV While Younger May Hamper Middle-Aged Brain

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Too Much TV While Younger May Hamper Middle-Aged Brain
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



MRI Can Spot Early Signs of Knee Arthritis: Study

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: MRI Can Spot Early Signs of Knee Arthritis: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Slowed Walking in Seniors May Signal Alzheimer's Danger

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Slowed Walking in Seniors May Signal Alzheimer's Danger
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



New Drug May Help Fight Heart Failure

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: New Drug May Help Fight Heart Failure
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Could Energy Drink 'Shots' Raise Teens' Diabetes Risk?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Could Energy Drink 'Shots' Raise Teens' Diabetes Risk?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Scientists, Ethicists Debate Future of Gene Editing

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Scientists, Ethicists Debate Future of Gene Editing
Category: Health News
Created: 12/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Who Gets Pneumonia?

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Who Gets Pneumonia?
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Health Tip: Protect Against Hot Water Burns

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Health Tip: Protect Against Hot Water Burns
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM



Hawaii Facing Rise in Dengue Fever Cases

Thu, 8 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Title: Hawaii Facing Rise in Dengue Fever Cases
Category: Health News
Created: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM