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Spinal Stimulation Helps Four Patients with Paraplegia Regain Voluntary Movement

Tue, 2014-04-08 11:10
Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering -
Related MedlinePlus Page: Paralysis
Categories: Health Sciences

Arsenic in Well Water Tied to Less Brain Power in U.S. Study

Tue, 2014-04-08 11:00

Researchers found students exposed to higher levels of the element had lower IQ test scores



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Arsenic, Child Development, Water Pollution
Categories: Health Sciences

Breast Cancer in Young Women

Tue, 2014-04-08 09:02
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Related MedlinePlus Page: Breast Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

New Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries

Tue, 2014-04-08 08:45
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Paralysis, Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injuries
Categories: Health Sciences

Carbon Monoxide Poisonings May Rise During Storms

Tue, 2014-04-08 08:00

Study found indoor use of generators, even deep snow can lead to lethal buildup of the odorless gas



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Winter Weather Emergencies
Categories: Health Sciences

ICU-Related Depression Often Overlooked, Study Finds

Tue, 2014-04-08 08:00

One-third of patients exhibit physical symptoms, not the usual mood behaviors



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Critical Care, Depression, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Categories: Health Sciences

Health Tip: Know the Hazards of Lead

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:00
It's particularly dangerous during childhood and pregnancy
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Lead Poisoning
Categories: Health Sciences

Aspirin Advised for Women at High Risk for Pregnancy Complication

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:00

Low daily dose helps protect against preeclampsia, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Thinners, Health Problems in Pregnancy, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
Categories: Health Sciences

Stroke Often Missed in ERs, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:00

Women, minorities and younger adults most likely to be misdiagnosed



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Emergency Medical Services, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

More U.S. Children Severely Obese, Study Says

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:00

Report, which conflicts with recent CDC review, finds growing number of kids likely to suffer serious health problems



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

Stress Hormone May Drive Risk-Taking by Teen Motorists

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:00

Study found those with lower cortisol levels were more likely to crash



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hormones, Motor Vehicle Safety, Teen Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Kids' Concussions Defined by Where They Live, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:00

Sports fell more city children; motorized vehicles a danger in the country



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

Minority Health and HPV

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:15
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Childhood Immunization, HPV
Categories: Health Sciences

Counterfeit Drugs

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:11
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Related MedlinePlus Page: Drug Safety
Categories: Health Sciences

Beans, Lentils, Peas: Your Recipe for Lower Cholesterol?

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:00

Review of 26 studies finds one serving per day tied to healthier arteries, especially in men



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cholesterol, Dietary Proteins, Nutrition
Categories: Health Sciences

Complication Rate After Adult Tonsillectomy Higher Than Thought

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:00
Most common complaints: pain, bleeding, dehydration, study finds
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Tonsils and Adenoids
Categories: Health Sciences

Muscle Weakness May Persist for Months After ICU Stay

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:00

Hospitalized patients who'd been on mechanical ventilators were studied up to 2 years after discharge



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Critical Care
Categories: Health Sciences

Parental Obesity and Autism Risk

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:23
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Men's Health, Obesity
Categories: Health Sciences

Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:00
Losing weight while young may help kids lower future health care expenses, researcher says
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Obesity in Children
Categories: Health Sciences

Could Dads' Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?

Mon, 2014-04-07 08:00

Study finds slight increase linked to weight of fathers, not mothers



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Autism, Men's Health, Obesity
Categories: Health Sciences

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