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HIV Diagnoses Down in U.S., Except for Young Gay Males: CDC

Mon, 2014-07-21 05:00

Messages about safe sex may be falling on deaf ears, researcher notes



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

Report Shows Combining Drug Use with Underage Drinking Raises Health Risks

Sun, 2014-07-20 16:44
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Drugs and Young People, Underage Drinking
Categories: Health Sciences

Many Young Adults Misinformed About Hookahs' Harms

Sat, 2014-07-19 08:00

More than half surveyed said the water pipes weren't dangerous



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

HPV Test Beats Pap Smear in Gauging Cervical Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:00

Study of over 1 million women suggests it could be stand-alone screening method



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cervical Cancer, HPV, Women's Health Checkup
Categories: Health Sciences

Antipsychotics Linked to Lower Brain Volume in Schizophrenia Patients

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:00

But mental function, symptoms of illness were not worsened, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Brain Diseases, Drug Reactions, Schizophrenia
Categories: Health Sciences

Can Bike Riding Up Prostate Cancer Risk?

Fri, 2014-07-18 11:00

Experts note study findings aren't definitive, and risk is minimal



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise and Physical Fitness, Men's Health, Prostate Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

EPA Unveils New Bug Repellant Labeling

Fri, 2014-07-18 11:00

Should work much like sunscreen SPF labels, telling users how much protection they will get, agency says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Insect Bites and Stings, Tick Bites
Categories: Health Sciences

Energy Drinks and Booze

Fri, 2014-07-18 08:39
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcohol, Caffeine
Categories: Health Sciences

Drug-Resistant Superbug Increasing in Southeast U.S. Hospitals

Fri, 2014-07-18 08:00

Fivefold rise in cases reported at community hospitals over five years, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: E. Coli Infections, Health Facilities, Infection Control
Categories: Health Sciences

Full-Time Job May Disrupt Breast-Feeding Plans

Fri, 2014-07-18 08:00

Study found moms who returned to part-time work were better able to meet their goals



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

Many Sexually Active U.S. Teens Not Tested for HIV: CDC

Fri, 2014-07-18 08:00

Only 22 percent of those at risk get screened, and researchers think complacency may be why



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS, Health Screening, Teen Sexual Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Soldiers' Use of Mental Health Services Up, Stigma Down, Study Finds

Fri, 2014-07-18 08:00

But two-thirds who need care still don't seek it, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Depression, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans and Military Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Hurricane Season: Be Prepared

Fri, 2014-07-18 07:07
Source: Food and Drug Administration
Related MedlinePlus Page: Hurricanes
Categories: Health Sciences

Those with HIV Living Longer, International Study Finds

Fri, 2014-07-18 04:00

Deaths from AIDS-related causes, heart disease and liver disease have all dropped



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS, International Health, Living with HIV/AIDS
Categories: Health Sciences

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