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Serious Childhood Burns Tied to Long-Term Mental Health Risks

Thu, 2014-09-04 15:00

Adults injured by fire when young are at increased odds of depression, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Burns, Depression, Suicide
Categories: Health Sciences

Smoking Banned in More Than 80 Percent of U.S. Homes: CDC

Thu, 2014-09-04 15:00

Researchers cite 'considerable progress' because of changing social norms



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Secondhand Smoke
Categories: Health Sciences

Study Links Potassium to Fewer Strokes in Older Women

Thu, 2014-09-04 15:00

But it's not clear if foods rich in this nutrient actually caused the lower risk



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Potassium, Stroke, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

More Evidence Ties Some Bone-Building Drugs to Rare Fractures

Thu, 2014-09-04 13:00

But experts say benefits of bisphosphonates outweigh risks for those with osteoporosis



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Drug Reactions, Fractures, Osteoporosis
Categories: Health Sciences

Obesity Remains Rampant Across America

Thu, 2014-09-04 13:00

Two new studies present troubling picture overall with state-by-state disparities



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities, Obesity, Obesity in Children
Categories: Health Sciences

Tips for Keeping Breast-Feeding Goals on Track

Thu, 2014-09-04 13:00

New moms can use encouragement, support, expert says



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

E-cigarettes and Secondhand Smoke

Thu, 2014-09-04 11:51
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Secondhand Smoke, Smoking
Categories: Health Sciences

10 Percent of Americans Admit to Illicit Drug Use

Thu, 2014-09-04 11:00
Marijuana tops list of substances, federal report says
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Drug Abuse, Health Statistics, Prescription Drug Abuse
Categories: Health Sciences

U.S. Launches Ebola Vaccine Trial

Thu, 2014-09-04 11:00

2 women got the inoculation, which is only being tested for safety at this point



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Ebola, Immunization
Categories: Health Sciences

Breast-Feeding May Help Obese Moms Lose Pregnancy Pounds

Thu, 2014-09-04 08:00

Positive effect wasn't seen in normal weight or overweight women, study found



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breastfeeding, Obesity, Weight Control
Categories: Health Sciences

Females Overlooked in Basic Surgical Research, Study Says

Thu, 2014-09-04 08:00

Five major journals adopt sex reporting requirements



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Understanding Medical Research, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Sit Less, Protect Your DNA and Live Longer?

Thu, 2014-09-04 06:00

Finding may help explain why sitting a lot has been linked to poor health



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy, Healthy Living
Categories: Health Sciences

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