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Nearly 5 Percent of Young U.S. Women Have Chlamydia: CDC

Thu, 2014-09-25 15:00

They should be screened yearly for the sexually transmitted disease, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Chlamydia Infections, Health Disparities, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Researchers Evaluate Blood Test for Psychosis

Thu, 2014-09-25 15:00

Study provides insight into schizophrenia



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Laboratory Tests, Psychotic Disorders
Categories: Health Sciences

Whooping Cough Vaccine Rates During Pregnancy Fall Short: CDC

Thu, 2014-09-25 15:00

Infants at highest risk for illness and death from the infection



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Immunization, Infections and Pregnancy, Whooping Cough
Categories: Health Sciences

Brain Chemical May Help Control Tourette 'Tics'

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:00

Scientists say their finding may lead to new treatments for the disorder



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Tourette Syndrome
Categories: Health Sciences

Half of HIV-Positive Gay Men in U.S. Aren't Getting Proper Treatment

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:00

CDC report recommends greater effort to boost HIV testing and retain patients in care



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Health, HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS Medicines
Categories: Health Sciences

Rabies Shots for Dogs Would Save People in Developing Countries

Thu, 2014-09-25 13:00

Canine saliva primary source of potentially deadly infections in Third World nations



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: International Health, Pet Health, Rabies
Categories: Health Sciences

Boys with Autism Show Certain Grammar Skills in Study

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:00

They were able to form some past tense verbs faster than boys without the disorder



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

Many Kids with ADHD May Be Missing Out on Talk Therapy

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:00

Study finds just one in four taking medication gets additional treatment



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Medicines and Children
Categories: Health Sciences

Special Therapy May Help Relieve 'Complicated Grief'

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:00

Standard depression treatment is less successful after a loved one dies, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Bereavement, Depression
Categories: Health Sciences

Waist Size and Breast Cancer Risk

Thu, 2014-09-25 08:44
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Body Weight, Breast Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

Obesity Isn't Sole Cause of Type 2 Diabetes

Thu, 2014-09-25 08:00

Researchers uncover new genetic mutations, other contributing factors



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes Type 2, Genes and Gene Therapy, Obesity
Categories: Health Sciences

Can All Work and No Play Make You Diabetic?

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:00

Blue-collar jobs of 55 hours a week or more might raise your risk, study says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes Type 2, Occupational Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Common Painkillers Tied to Blood Clot Risk, Study Suggests

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:00

NSAID medicines include aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen/Aleve



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Clots, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pain Relievers
Categories: Health Sciences

Increasing Skirt Sizes May Hike Your Breast Cancer Risk

Thu, 2014-09-25 05:00

British researchers suggest that going up a size every 10 years raised chances of disease by 33 percent



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Body Weight, Breast Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

Varicose Vein Treatments All Work, but Aren't Quite Equal

Wed, 2014-09-24 16:00

Study found minor differences between three therapies



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Varicose Veins
Categories: Health Sciences

Family-Based Therapy Can Aid Those with Anorexia

Wed, 2014-09-24 15:00

Teaching parents to help their children with eating behaviors may lead to faster weight gain, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Eating Disorders, Family Issues, Parenting
Categories: Health Sciences

Memory Slips in Senior Years May Signal Dementia Risk

Wed, 2014-09-24 15:00

Study found 80 percent of those who complained of forgetting things had Alzheimer's 12 years later



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alzheimer's Disease, Memory, Seniors' Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Blood Test Might Predict Speed of Recovery from Surgery

Wed, 2014-09-24 13:00

Activity of some white blood cells may provide clues to healing time



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: After Surgery, Laboratory Tests
Categories: Health Sciences

Can Media Multitasking Alter Your Brain?

Wed, 2014-09-24 13:00

The more wired you are, the less dense your gray matter, study suggests



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: MRI Scans
Categories: Health Sciences

U.S. Still Lags in Infant Mortality Rates, Report Finds

Wed, 2014-09-24 13:00

Preemies, deaths among full-term babies contribute to higher rate compared to 25 other countries



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities, Health Statistics
Categories: Health Sciences

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