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Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Releases First Set of Data from National ALS Registry

Thu, 2014-07-24 12:54
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Related MedlinePlus Page: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Categories: Health Sciences

Safe and Effective Vaccine That Prevents Cancer Continues to Be Underutilized

Thu, 2014-07-24 12:46
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cervical Cancer, HPV, Immunization
Categories: Health Sciences

Teenage Boys Want Intimacy, Not Just Sex, Survey Finds

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:00

Small study revealed most younger males more interested in closeness, trust with a girl



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Teen Sexual Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Teenage Boys and Sex

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:55
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Page: Teen Sexual Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Many Kids with Medicaid Use ER as Doctor's Office: CDC

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:00

Pediatrician says many physicians won't accept the publicly funded insurance plan



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health, Emergency Medical Services, Medicaid
Categories: Health Sciences

Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:00
They're more likely to change their children's diet than encourage exercise, study finds
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities, Obesity in Children, Parenting
Categories: Health Sciences

Young Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders?

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:00

Study suggests link between early reading skills and later intelligence



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Child Development
Categories: Health Sciences

Acetaminophen May Not Help Against Back Pain, Study Contends

Thu, 2014-07-24 06:00

The common pain reliever, best known as Tylenol, showed no effect in Australian trial



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Back Pain, Pain Relievers
Categories: Health Sciences

Good Odds for Those Who Need Bone Marrow Donor, Study Finds

Wed, 2014-07-23 16:00

Most blood cancer patients will find an acceptable match through bone marrow registry



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Bone Marrow Transplantation, Cancer, Stem Cells
Categories: Health Sciences

Many U.S. Male Soldiers Had Troubled Childhoods, Study Finds

Wed, 2014-07-23 16:00

Men who served after draft was dropped were twice as likely to report past abuse, trauma as their civilian peers



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Abuse, Veterans and Military Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Chikungunya Hits Mainland

Wed, 2014-07-23 15:37
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Related MedlinePlus Page: Viral Infections
Categories: Health Sciences

Painful, Itchy Patches Could Be Sign of Skin Cancer

Wed, 2014-07-23 15:00

But it's likely to be the non-melanoma type, dermatologist says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Skin Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

Routine Pulse Check May Prevent Second Stroke, Study Says

Wed, 2014-07-23 15:00

Patients, relatives can get reliable results, researchers find



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

Cystic Fibrosis Drug Combo May Be Less Effective Than Hoped

Wed, 2014-07-23 13:00

One medication seems to partly counteract the other, suggests study on human cells



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cystic Fibrosis, Medicines
Categories: Health Sciences

Dogs Can Get Jealous, Too

Wed, 2014-07-23 13:00

Primitive form of envy may help them protect their bond with their human, researchers report



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Pet Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Gene Study Gives New Insight into Puberty in Girls

Wed, 2014-07-23 13:00

Findings may also provide clues on biology of diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, researcher says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy, Menstruation, Puberty
Categories: Health Sciences

HIV Meds May Also Help Control Hepatitis C, Study Finds

Wed, 2014-07-23 13:00

For people infected with both viruses, early treatment is critical, researchers report



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS Medicines, Hepatitis C
Categories: Health Sciences

TCGA Researchers Identify Four Subtypes of Stomach Cancer

Wed, 2014-07-23 12:17
Source: National Cancer Institute, National Human Genome Research Institute -
Related MedlinePlus Page: Stomach Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

Dangerous Use of Growth Hormone Surges Among U.S. Teens

Wed, 2014-07-23 11:00

Many young people are ordering dubious, hazardous products off of the Internet, researchers warn



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Anabolic Steroids, Hormones, Teen Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests

Wed, 2014-07-23 11:00

Odds of dying prematurely 50 percent higher in adults who'd lost a parent in childhood, researchers report



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Family Issues
Categories: Health Sciences

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