The Upsides and Downsides of Telecommuting

The Upsides and Downsides of Telecommuting

Review suggests need for clearer boundaries betwee...
HPV Vaccine Safe for Adult Women: Study

HPV Vaccine Safe for Adult Women: Study

Analysis of millions of recipients finds no link t...
2 Million Americans May Have Arsenic in Their Well Water

2 Million Americans May Have Arsenic in Their Well Water

Naturally occurring element can raise risk of canc...
Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the ER

Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the ER

Non-narcotic drug far more effective in new study
Higher Doses of Vitamin D May Boost Preemies' Bone Health

Higher Doses of Vitamin D May Boost Preemies' Bone Health

Doubling amount given also improved their growth
Avoiding Alcohol Helps the Heart Beat Better

Avoiding Alcohol Helps the Heart Beat Better

Each decade of teetotaling lowers risk of atrial f...
Cooling Mitts, Socks May Ease a Major Chemo Side Effect

Cooling Mitts, Socks May Ease a Major Chemo Side Effect

Nerve damage in limbs causes some to stop cancer t...
New Genes Linked to Restless Legs Syndrome

New Genes Linked to Restless Legs Syndrome

Scientists found 13 new culprits among 45,000 pati...
Newer Blood Thinners May Not Bring Higher Bleeding Risk

Newer Blood Thinners May Not Bring Higher Bleeding Risk

Risk is similar to warfarin, study reports
Firefighters Exposed to Carcinogens Through the Skin

Firefighters Exposed to Carcinogens Through the Skin

Immediate decontamination might help reduce harms...
The Value of Unplugging

The Value of Unplugging

Yes, this means turning off your devices!
Bipartisan Deal Could Give Temporary Protection to Obamacare

Bipartisan Deal Could Give Temporary Protection to Obamacare

Would cover cost of subsidies to insurers for 2 ye...
How Foods Labeled 'Healthy' Can Still Make You Fat

How Foods Labeled 'Healthy' Can Still Make You Fat

Those that contain high amounts of sugar trigger s...
Who's Most at Risk of Head Injury in Youth Football?

Who's Most at Risk of Head Injury in Youth Football?

Those involved in running, passing more vulnerable...
Is Blood Donated by Mothers Less Safe for Men?

Is Blood Donated by Mothers Less Safe for Men?

Death rate after transfusion was highest if donor...
Arthritis Can Strike Children

Arthritis Can Strike Children

In these young patients, joint inflammation caused...
Diabetes Pill Might Replace Injection to Control Blood Sugar

Diabetes Pill Might Replace Injection to Control Blood Sugar

Global study shows blood glucose levels dropped si...
Be Wary of Shopping for Pet Meds Online

Be Wary of Shopping for Pet Meds Online

To be 'purrfectly' safe, check with your vet first...
Scoliosis Screenings Can Help Catch Spine Problem Early

Scoliosis Screenings Can Help Catch Spine Problem Early

Treatments vary, depending on severity of the cond...
Clues to How You Hear in a Crowd

Clues to How You Hear in a Crowd

Answers reside in the brain, researchers say
Farsighted Kids Have Trouble Paying Attention

Farsighted Kids Have Trouble Paying Attention

The often-undetected eye condition could lead to s...
Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers

Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers

Endometrial and breast tumors were less likely amo...
Could 'AI' Become a Partner in Breast Cancer Care?

Could 'AI' Become a Partner in Breast Cancer Care?

Artificial intelligence technology predicted 97 pe...
Go Fish!

Go Fish!

Ways to get more seafood into your diet
Common Exercise Therapy May Not Help Women With Leaky Bladder

Common Exercise Therapy May Not Help Women With Leaky Bladder

AHT is widely used, but data review shows little e...
States That Make You Wait to Buy Guns Have Fewer Deaths: Study

States That Make You Wait to Buy Guns Have Fewer Deaths: Study

Time to 'cool off' may prevent some homicides and...
Trouble With #2? One Simple Step May Help

Trouble With #2? One Simple Step May Help

Small footstool changes angle while on toilet, imp...
1 in 9 American Men Infected With Oral HPV

1 in 9 American Men Infected With Oral HPV

Vaccine provides protection, but number of boys ge...
Nearly a Third of College Kids Think ADHD Meds Boost Grades

Nearly a Third of College Kids Think ADHD Meds Boost Grades

But adolescent health experts say there's no evide...
 

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October 19, 2017