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Tattoo Artists Risk Serious Pain in the Neck

Tue, 2017-03-21 16:00

Backaches, headaches and eye strain also go with the job but can be prevented, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Neck Injuries and Disorders, Occupational Health, Piercing and Tattoos

Autism Greatly Boosts Kids' Injury Risk, Especially for Drowning

Tue, 2017-03-21 15:00
Swimming lessons are essential -- even before other therapies, researcher says
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Drowning, Wounds and Injuries

Family History of Colon Cancer Calls for Earlier Screening

Tue, 2017-03-21 15:00

Talk to your doctor if relatives have had this cancer



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Colorectal Cancer, Family History, Health Screening

Gunshot Wounds Cost U.S. Hospitals Nearly $7 Billion Over 9 Years

Tue, 2017-03-21 15:00
Total price tag may be much higher, research suggests
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Facilities, Health Statistics, Wounds and Injuries

Many Doctors Get Payments from Drug Companies, Study Shows

Tue, 2017-03-21 15:00

But few patients know about financial incentives physicians receive



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Health Occupations

Avoid Unsightly Fungal Toenail Infections

Tue, 2017-03-21 13:00

Yes, you really do need to wear flip flops in the gym shower, dermatologist says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Foot Health, Fungal Infections, Nail Diseases

Common Cold Can Be Dangerous After Bone Marrow Transplant

Tue, 2017-03-21 13:00

Rhinovirus far more worrisome in those with weakened immune systems, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Bone Marrow Transplantation, Common Cold

Prostate Cancer Treatments Have Varying Side Effects, Study Shows

Tue, 2017-03-21 13:00

Even 'active surveillance' may have risks, such as anxiety



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: After Surgery, Prostate Cancer, Radiation Therapy

A Warming Planet Might Mean More Diabetes

Tue, 2017-03-21 11:00

Study found a link between increases in temperature and more cases of the blood sugar disease



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Climate Change, Diabetes Type 2

No Evidence Fish Oil in Pregnancy Makes for Brainier Kids

Tue, 2017-03-21 11:00

No intellectual benefits seen at age 7, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Development, Dietary Fats, Pregnancy and Medicines

TV Ads Help Drive Testosterone Supplement Sales

Tue, 2017-03-21 11:00

Study found link between ads airing, men being tested for low levels of hormone, getting treatments



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hormones, Men's Health

Do Energy Drinks + Booze = More Injuries?

Tue, 2017-03-21 08:00

Adding caffeine boost to alcohol could make a dangerous cocktail, study suggests



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcohol, Caffeine, Wounds and Injuries

Obesity in Youth Tied to Higher Odds for Liver Cancer in Men

Tue, 2017-03-21 08:00
Fatty deposits in the organ, along with diabetes, can raise the risk, researchers and specialists say
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Liver Diseases, Men's Health, Obesity

New Hepatitis C Drugs Might Eliminate the Disease

Mon, 2017-03-20 16:00

But not everyone responds completely to the medicines and cost remains a big obstacle, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hepatitis C, Medicines

Steroid Shots Offer No Long-Term Relief for Low-Back Pain

Mon, 2017-03-20 16:00

Pain reduction aimed at reducing disc inflammation doesn't last, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Back Pain, Steroids

ATMs, Coffee Shops Ideal Spots for Heart Defibrillators

Mon, 2017-03-20 15:00

Having the devices easily accessible might save the lives of more cardiac arrest victims



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Cardiac Arrest

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk

Mon, 2017-03-20 15:00

Brain expert says it's unlikely that any one nutrient would be a 'silver bullet'



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Dementia, Men's Health, Vitamin E

U.S. Sees Big Drop in Number of Babies Born with HIV

Mon, 2017-03-20 13:00

Case numbers fell steeply between 2002 and 2013, but even more could be done, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS and Pregnancy, Health Disparities

1 in 4 Teens Exposed to Secondhand E-Cig Vapors: Report

Mon, 2017-03-20 11:00

Those exposed to tobacco smoke were also much more likely to be around e-cigarettes



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: E-Cigarettes, Secondhand Smoke

Drugs for Prostate Trouble, Balding Not Linked to Suicide Risk

Mon, 2017-03-20 11:00

However, medications like Propecia, Proscar may be tied to depression, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Depression, Enlarged Prostate (BPH), Medicines

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