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Back-to-School Tips … for Parents

August 20, 2017. 9:00 AM EST. First few weeks require patience and support, educators say Read article


‘Confusion’ Complicates Hospitalization of Elderly

August 18, 2017 Stays are often two weeks longer, British study says

FDA May Limit ‘Risk Info’ in Direct-to-Consumer TV Drug Ads

August 18, 2017 Would new approach to broadcast advertising deprive consumers of vital information?

Gun Access May Drive Higher Suicide Rates in Rural Areas

August 18, 2017 Study findings are based on 12-year review of deaths in Maryland

Anti-Vaccine Family Members, Friends Spur Many Moms to Delay Baby’s Shots

August 18, 2017 Study found even if pregnant women later hear better info from docs, they may still wait on immunizations

Are You Ignoring Gum Disease?

August 18, 2017 A big reason to brush and floss your teeth every day

Kidney Disease May Boost Odds of Infection

August 18, 2017 Patients become more vulnerable as organ function declines, study says

Dentist Roots Out Clues to Doomed Arctic Expedition

August 18, 2017 Researcher says Addison's disease might have led to deaths of 1840s Franklin crew

Get Ready, Safely, for the Great American Eclipse

August 18, 2017 Wearing eye protection is essential, vision experts warn

Zika May Not Last in Semen as Long as Thought

August 18, 2017 Men should still follow CDC guidelines and use condoms for at least 6 months, health experts say

Could Urban Lighting Raise Breast Cancer Risk for Some Women?

August 17, 2017 Study found link between ambient light and higher odds in young, smoking females, but more research needed

Voters in Counties With Worse Life Expectancy Turned to Trump in Election

August 17, 2017 Study found link between two; researchers point to poverty, lack of health insurance, unhealthy lifestyles

High-Cal Foods May Raise Cancer Risk in Women, Even Without Weight Gain

August 17, 2017 Plant-based diet could help avoid malignancies, study suggests

6 Out of 7 Teens Slip Up on Contact Lens Guidelines: CDC

August 17, 2017 Infections most common for kids who skip steps or ignore rules for sleeping, swimming

Alternative Medicine Alone as Cancer Treatment Linked to Lowered Survival

August 17, 2017 There's not much research into these therapies, study authors said

TV Binge-Watching May Leave You Like ‘The Walking Dead’

August 17, 2017 Study suggests multi-episode viewers can end up sleepless and fatigued