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When Parents Need Care, Daughters Carry the Burden

Tue, 2014-08-19 08:00

Brothers often pass on responsibilities to sisters, research contends



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Caregivers, Seniors' Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Health Tip: Have Jaw Pain?

Tue, 2014-08-19 06:00
Here are possible causes
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Jaw Injuries and Disorders
Categories: Health Sciences

Good Neighbors Are Good for Your Heart, Study Says

Tue, 2014-08-19 06:00

People who felt like they were a part of their community had lower risk of heart attack



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Attack, Seniors' Health, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

Hospitalizations, Deaths from Heart Disease, Stroke Drop in Last Decade

Mon, 2014-08-18 21:21
Source: American Heart Association
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

Implantable Heart Devices Work, Regardless of Race

Mon, 2014-08-18 16:00

Previous research into benefits hadn't included large numbers of minorities



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities, Heart Failure, Pacemakers and Implantable Defibrillators
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Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:00

Lifestyle changes, wider use of medications driving the trend, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Facilities, Heart Diseases, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

Many Seniors Get Unnecessary Cancer Tests

Mon, 2014-08-18 15:00

Screening shouldn't be done when patients have less than a 10-year life expectancy, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Screening, Seniors' Health
Categories: Health Sciences

More Children Hit by Cars in September, Experts Say

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:00

Drivers and students need to know and follow traffic safety rules



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Safety, Motor Vehicle Safety, School Health
Categories: Health Sciences

WHO Urges Screening of Travelers to Contain Ebola Outbreak

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:00

Officials stress that transmission of virus requires direct contact with infected person



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Ebola, Hemorrhagic Fevers, International Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Lunchbox Hygiene Helps Prevent Foodborne Illness, Expert Says

Mon, 2014-08-18 11:00

Pack a paper towel or wax paper so kids don't set food down on dirty tables



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Food Safety, Foodborne Illness, Germs and Hygiene
Categories: Health Sciences

HPV Vaccine

Mon, 2014-08-18 09:52
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HPV, Immunization, Teen Sexual Health
Categories: Health Sciences

FDA Warns Consumers about Fraudulent Ebola Treatment Products

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:24
Source: Food and Drug Administration
Related MedlinePlus Page: Ebola
Categories: Health Sciences

FDA Approves Avastin to Treat Patients with Aggressive and Late-Stage Cervical Cancer

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:18
Source: Food and Drug Administration
Related MedlinePlus Page: Cervical Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

FDA Approves New Type of Sleep Drug, Belsomra

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:11
Source: Food and Drug Administration
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Insomnia, Sleep Disorders
Categories: Health Sciences

Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:00

Largest increase reported among wealthier families



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health, Developmental Disabilities
Categories: Health Sciences

Co-Workers Take Dim View of Women Who Seek Flex Time

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:00

But men who seek time for kids are viewed positively, researchers find



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Family Issues, Parenting, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:00

Messages that focus on benefits to the child have the most impact, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Childhood Immunization, Parenting
Categories: Health Sciences

HPV Vaccine Protects Against Infection 8 Years Out

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:00

Doctors continue to urge parents to get the recommended three doses for their preteens



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

Vigorous Exercise Seems Safe for Heart Transplant Recipients

Mon, 2014-08-18 08:00

Small trial found intense activity can improve exercise capacity, lower blood pressure



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise and Physical Fitness, Heart Transplantation
Categories: Health Sciences

Health Tip: Practice a Well-Balanced Exercise Program

Mon, 2014-08-18 06:00
Don't focus on just one form of activity
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Exercise and Physical Fitness
Categories: Health Sciences

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