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A Challenge at Work Might Ease Autism Symptoms A Cheap, Old Heart Drug May Help Heart Failure A Common Organic Sweetener May Boost Arsenic Levels in Foods A Deadly Form of Diabetes That Doctors Miss A Diet That Asks You Not to Lose Weight (at First) A Father and Daughter's Race to Beat Leukemia A Few Extra Pounds Linked to a Longer Life A Few Extra Pounds Might Bring Extra Years A Few Hours of Weekly Exercise Helps Women's Bones A Good Doctor's Visit Starts With Some Homework A Good Mood May Boost Seniors' Brain Power A Guide to Smoking-Cessation Options A Heart Disease Veteran at Just Age 12 A Honey of a Heart Condition A Link Between Gum Disease and Alzheimer's? A Little Bit of Extra Sleep Pays Off Big for Kids A Little Drinking May Raise Breast Cancer Risk A Little Formula Might Help Breast-Feeding Babies A Little Gratitude Keeps Relationships Strong A Little More Education, a Little Longer Life? A Little Soup Can Help You Lose Weight: Study A Little Weight Loss May Ease Sleep Apnea A Little Wine, Sunlight Help Boost Women's Health A Lupus Widower Laments to Friends A New Way to Zap Away Uterine Fibroids A Painful Rash - Is It Shingles? A Parent's Grief Highlights Flu Shot's Importance A Pre-Workout Meal to Help You Burn Fat A Prescription for Holiday Blues A Sharp Mind When You Need It A Simple 'Thank You' Brings Rewards to All A Spouse Can Help Ease the Pain of Osteoarthritis A Survival Guide for Winter's Threats A Sweet Way to Shield Baby's Teeth A Tale of Two Heart Attacks A Third of U.S. Seniors Die With Dementia, Study A Warning About Magnet Therapy A Woman's Guide to Reviving Sex Drive A Woman's Touch Encourages Financial Risk-Taking A-Fib Doesn't Mean You're Banished to the Side A1c Test Identifies Diabetes, Heart Risk Ab Flab: No Quick Fixes Abbreviated Trials Yield Misleading Results Abdominal 'Chemo Bath' for Ovarian Cancer Patients Abdominal Aneurysm: Surgery Not Always Best Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Monitoring Abdominal Cramps and Exercise Abdominal Fat Linked to Raised Heart, Cancer Risks Abdominal Fat Tied to Coronary Trouble Risks Abdominal Pain - Timely Diagnosis Ablation Beats Drugs for Atrial Fibrillatio Abnormal BMI Tips Toward Pregnancy Complications Abnormal Heart Rhythm Linked to Alzheimer's Abnormal Red Blood Cell Count, Surgery Trouble Abortion May Raise Risk of Mental Illness Abortion Numbers Fall Worldwide Abortion Rates Fall When Birth Control Is Free Abortion Rates Rising Among the Poor Abortion Safer for Women Than Childbirth About 100,000 Water-Expanding Toys Recalled About 20% of White Women Smoke While Pregnant Abraxane Approved for Late-Stage Pancreatic Cancer Abraxane Approved to Treat Advanced Lung Cancer Abs: Striving for Those Six-Pack Abs Absinthe Abstinence-Only Programs Don't Meet Teens' Needs Abstinence-Only Sex Ed Loses Steam Abstinence-Only Sex Ed Rejected by Expert Panel Abuse May Alter Child's Brain Activity Abuse May Raise Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke Abuse of Mom Ups Child's Obesity Risk Abuse of Painkillers Raises Risk of Heroin Use Abused Black Girls More Likely to Develop Asthma Abused Children at Risk for Obesity as Adults Abused Elderly With Brain, Head and Neck Injuries Abused Kids More Prone to Migraines in Adulthood Abused Women Vulnerable to Unsafe Sex Practices Abusive Men Often Rationalize Their Behavior Back to Top ↑ Ac-Ac Accentuating a Positive Attitude Accidental Awareness During Anesthesia Is Rare Accidental Drug Overdoses on the Rise Among Kids Accidental Overdose Killed Heath Ledger Accidental Overdoses in the Home Soaring Acetaminophen and Alcohol a Bad Mix, Study Acetaminophen in Pregnancy: Link to Baby's Asthma? Acetaminophen, Cholesterol Drugs Fight Stroke? Acetaminophen: Teen Asthma Trigger? Aches, Pains Predict Rain? Achilles Overuse: Plasma Injections as Treatment Acid Drinks Blamed for Increase in Tooth Erosion Acid in Animal Fats May Lower Blood Pressure Acid Reflux Drugs Linked to C. diff Acid Reflux Drugs May Up Fractures Acid Reflux Drugs Overused? Acid Reflux From Chronic Heartburn Damage Teeth Acid-Reducing Drugs May Not Be Risky in Pregnancy Acid-Reflux Drugs Tied to Lower Vitamin B-12 Acne & Accutane Acne Drug May Help in the Fight Against AIDS Acne Medication May Raise Risk of Eye Infections Acne Patients Happy With Online Follow-Up Care Acne Patients Who Take Antibiotics May Get More Sore Throats Acne (Pimples) FAQs Acne Skin Care Acne Treated With an iPhone App? Acne, Psoriasis Meds Don't Raise Fracture Risk Acne-ADHD Link? Acne: Bacteria Strain on Your Skin May Be Culprit Acne: Can the Pill Clear Up Bad Skin? Acquired Methemoglobinemia Acrylamide Doesn't Raise Lung Cancer Risk Acrylamide in Diet: Cancer Risk? Acrylamide in Foods Acrylamide: An Unwelcome Part of Your Diet Act Quickly to Beat Mold After a Flood Actemra Approved for Rheumatoid Arthritis Acting Out Dreams During Sleep May Signal Dementia Acting Out Dreams Is Common Experience Active Lifestyle May Help Counter Obesity Genes Active Social Life Helps Keep Aging Mind Sharp Active Video Games Have Exercise Effects in Kids Active Video Games May Boost Fitness in Students Active Video Games May Not Get Kids More Active Active, Outdoor Teens Are Happier Teens: Study Activity, Brace May Ease Arthritis Pain Activity, Sleep May Cut Cancer Risk Activity-Tied Heat Illness Needs Prompt Attention Actonel for Osteoporosis Actor Michael C. Hall Treated for Hodgkin's Acts of Kindness Can Make You Happier Acupuncture Cuts Ails of Breast Cancer Drugs Acupuncture Cuts Need for Post-Op Painkillers Acupuncture Delivers Some Pain Relief Acupuncture Eases Depression in Pregnancy Acupuncture Eases Fatigue Linked to Breast Cancer Acupuncture Eases Head, Neck Cancer Side Effects Acupuncture Entering the Mainstream Acupuncture for Wrinkles Acupuncture May Be Effective for Migraines Acupuncture May Be Worth a Shot for COPD Acupuncture May Boost Pregnancy Success Rates Acupuncture May Help Ease Hay Fever Acupuncture May Help Ease Hot Flashes Acupuncture May Help Lazy Eye Acupuncture May Help Restore Lost Sense of Smell Acupuncture May Trigger Natural Painkiller Acupuncture Might Ease Chemotherapy Pain Acupuncture No Better Than 'Sham' Version Acupuncture Pain Relief Is Real, Researchers Say Acupuncture Puts Nervous Dental Patients at Ease Acupuncture: Targeting Chronic Pain Acupuncture: The New Facelift? Acupunture & Back Pain Acute Back Pain: Spine Therapy No Help Acute Kidney Injuries Up Sharply in U.S. Acute Migraines Turn Chronic With Poor Treatment Back to Top ↑ Ad-Ad Adaptable Bacteria in Urinary Tract Infections Add Hurricane Menu to Your Storm Prep, Experts Say Added Drug Aids MS Treatment Added Sugar in Diet Tied to Heart Death Risk Addiction a Risk After Weight Loss Surgery Addiction and the Family Addiction Treatment: New Prescriptions Addiction- Ask a Therapist: Facing Our Addictions Addiction: Do You Need Help? -- Drew Pinsky, MD Addiction: Gambling With Your Health Addictive Internet Use Tied to Depression in Teens Adding 3-D Mammograms May Improve Accuracy Adding a Stent May Help Resolve Brain Aneurysm Adding Garlic Might Cut Cancer Risk Adding Lovenox Didn't Reduce Blood Clot Death Risk Adding More Neurosurgeons Could Cut Traffic Deaths Adding Testosterone to Viagra May Not Help Erectile Dysfunction Adele Cancels U.S. Tour Due to Vocal Cord Hemorrhage Adele's Grammy Comeback After Vocal Cord Surgery Adempas Approved to Treat Pulmonary Hypertension ADHD + Texting = Double Trouble for Teens ADHD and After-School Activities ADHD and Alcoholism (Audio Podcast) ADHD and Food Additives ADHD and the Ability to Control Emotions ADHD at 6, Alcoholic at 16? ADHD Brain Changes Appear to Persist in Adulthood ADHD Brain May Be a Little Different ADHD Can Often Persist Into Adulthood ADHD Diagnosis Rates Rose Sharply in Past Decade ADHD Diagnosis: Teacher Input Overlooked? ADHD Drug Approved ADHD Drug Does Stunt Growth ADHD Drug Shortage: Parents Seek Substitutes ADHD Drug Shortages: Why? ADHD Drugs Didn't Raise Heart Risks for Kids ADHD Drugs Likely Do Not Boost Heart Risk ADHD Drugs Not Linked to Increased Heart Risk in Adults ADHD Drugs: Heart Screen Recommended ADHD Faked to Get Meds, Special Treatment ADHD in Childhood May Raise Risk for Obesity ADHD in Children: Daytrana ADHD Patch ADHD in Children: Difference Between ADD and ADHD ADHD in Children: Does Your Child Have ADHD? ADHD in Children: Gluten-Free Diet and ADHD ADHD in Children: Is ADHD in Children on the Rise? ADHD in Children: Is Clonidine Safe for Children? ADHD in Children: Side Effects of Strattera ADHD in Children: Symptoms of ADHD in Children ADHD in Children: Treatment for ADHD in Children ADHD in Children: Want to Stop Taking Adderall? ADHD in Children: Will My Child Outgrow ADHD? ADHD Linked to Preterm Birth ADHD May Be Tied to Longer-Lasting Head Injury ADHD May Raise Girls' Risk for Later Suicide ADHD Meds Don't Raise Risk of Drug Abuse in Adults ADHD More Common in Ambidextrous Kids ADHD or Bipolar Disorder? ADHD FAQs ADHD Raises Kids' Health Costs Before Diagnosis ADHD Rises by Almost 25% in 1 Decade ADHD Symptoms Often Subside Within a Year ADHD Teens Have Trouble Completing High School ADHD Teens Need Help Making College Transition ADHD Tied to Brain's Reward Pathway ADHD: Genetic Mutation May Be Key ADHD: Suffering in Silence: Women With Adult ADHD Adjust the Lights, Hold the Morphine? Adjusting Cabin Pressure Eases Discomfort Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention:The Role of Family Adopted Teens More Likely to Attempt Suicide Adoption Ups Quality of Life for Infertile Couples Adoption: Are You Considering? Adrenaline Therapy for Cardiac Arrest Bad Outcomes Adult Acne: Acne.....Again? Adult Children of Stroke Patients Show Symptoms Adult Diabetics: Hepatitis B Vaccine Recommended Adult Kidney Failure Tied to Excess Weight as Teen Adult Obesity May Be All in the Family Adult Sickle Cell Drug May Benefit Kids, Too Adult Smoking Stalls, Alarming Experts Adult Stem Cells Help Those With Immune Disorders Adult Suicide Rate Higher If Less Fit as Teens Adult Vaccination: New Guidelines Adults Have Most Impact on Teens' School Success Adults Playing Video Games: Health Risks? Adults Report Troubled Childhood Experiences Adults See Some Teen Bullying as Less Serious Adults Shouldn't Take Vitamin E, Beta Carotene Adults Under-Vaccinated Against Whooping Cough Adults With Autism Unhappy With Their Health Care Adults With Diabetes Doing Better Prevention Job Adults With Diabetes Need a Flu Shot: Experts Adults With Disfigurement Adapt Psychologically Advair vs. Spiriva: Fewer COPD Deaths Advance Directives: Why You Should Put Your Wish Advance Medical Directive: Sample Form Advance Medical Directives Advance Seen in Turning Adult Cells to Stem Cells Advanced Breast Cancer in Young Women Increasing Advanced Prostate Cancer Drug May Help Earlier Advances Aid Celiac Disease Treatment, Diagnosis Advances in Detecting, Treating Pancreatic Cancer Advances Made Against Alzheimer's Disease Adverse Drug Reactions in Hospitals Adversity, Trauma May Boost Mental Toughness Advice About Yankee Pitcher's Trampoline Injury Advisers Explain Censorship of Bird Flu Research Advisers Say It's Safe to Publish Bird Flu Studies Back to Top ↑ Ae-Ag Aerobic Exercise Cuts Kids' Diabetes Risk: Study Aerobic Exercise Seems Best for Weight, Fat Loss Aerobics Can Slow Mental Decline in Older Adults Aerobics Might Boost Brain Health for Older Adults Affordable Care Act Glitch: Too Few Doctors Affordable Care Act Navigators Bypass Glitches Affordable Care Act: How Employers Change Coverage Affordable Care Act: Ohio Expands Medicaid Affordable Care Act: Who Will Help You Sign Up? Affordable Care Act: Your Top 8 Questions Answered Afinitor Approval Includes Benign Kidney Tumors Afinitor Disperz Approved for Pediatric Cancer African Chimps Carry Drug-Resistant, Human Staph African-American Kids May Have More Food Allergies African-American Women Have Specific Hair Issues African-American Women: Breast Cancer More Deadly? African-Americans Live Longer After Stroke After $75,000, Money Can't Buy Happiness After a Hurricane: Facts About Infectious Disease After ACL Surgery, Another Knee Injury Likely After Bariatric Surgery, Alcohol Abuse More Likely After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Are Other Tests Overdone? After Breast Cancer Surgery Get Patient Assistance After Gastric Bypass: Drunk Faster? After Hip Fracture, Use Home Exercise Program After Hospitalization, Men More Likely in ER After Stroke, Light Exercise Gets Hands Working After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers Afternoon Coffee Might Trigger a Bad Night's Sleep Age Amplifies Damage From Obesity, Study Finds Age Appropriate Halloween Tips for Kids Age of Autism Diagnosis May Depend on Symptoms Age of Live Kidney Donor Makes Little Difference Age Proofing The Livability of Your Home Age Raises Infertility Risk in Men, Too Age Takes Toll on Facial Bones, Study Finds Age-Related Colon Condition Not Cause for Alarm Age-Related Eating Problems Age-Related Eye Differences May Cause Falls Age: Fight Age, Without Surgery Age: More Fat, Less Muscle Agent Orange Tied to Lethal Prostate Cancer Aggression on Job Worse Than Sexual Harassment Aggressive Care Best for Brain Trauma, Study Shows Aggressive Chemo Helps Younger Lymphoma Patients? Aggressive Therapy for Crohn's Disease Positive Aggressive Treatment for Prostate Cancer Is Normal Aging & Dietary Supplements Aging Adult Care with Anita Beckerman Aging and Alcohol Use and Abuse Aging Baby Boomers Unaware of Eye Risk Aging Brain, More Trouble With Financial Decisions Aging Brains Can Still Make 'Childlike' Connection Aging Eyes Are Seeing Better Aging Eyesight: Laser Eye Surgery for Bifocals Aging Gracefully Aging Gracefully and Naturally Aging Hands? Docs Put Beauty Within Reach Aging May Not Dull Decision-Making Skills, Study Aging Mind Stays Sharp from a Complex Job Aging of Blood Stem Cells May Be Reversible Aging Population Poses Long-Term Challenges to US Aging process for women with Jane Harrison-Hohner Aging Swingers at High STD Risk Aging: 12 Ways to Feel and Look Younger Aging: Active Aging Tips Aging: Assessing an Older Driver Aging: Attitude Toward Aging with Marsha Hunt Aging: Baby Boomer Pain Relief Aging: Battling Nature- Soldiers in the Field Aging: Battling Nature- Genetic Possibilities Aging: Battling Nature- Human Potential Aging: Bob Hope Dies: Is There Hope for Us? Aging: Can Hormones Prevent Aging? Aging: Conquering the Middle Aged You Aging: Erase Aging With a 'Mid-Facelift'? Aging: No Trials for the Aging Aging: Slowing Down the Process Aging: The Aging Mind Aging: There's No Place Like Home - Growing Old Agricultural Chemical Spray Tied to Birth Defects Back to Top ↑ Ah-Al Ah, Spring . . . And a Snakebite Alert AHA: Sex Safe for Most Heart Patients Ahead of AIDS Conference, New Reasons for Hope AIDS & HIV...Forgotten, Not Gone from the World! AIDS & HIV...Maybe Forgotten, Not Gone from the US AIDS Cure Possible, Top Scientists Say AIDS Deaths, New HIV Infections Continue to Drop AIDS Decade in Review AIDS Drug Slows Spread of Deadly Kid Brain Cancer AIDS in U.S. Marches On AIDS May Date Back to Ancient Tiger AIDS Patients Cite Stigma, Depression AIDS Vaccine Hurdles AIDS Vaccine Search AIDS Vaccine Soon? AIDS Virus in Cats Might Help Human Vaccine Effort AIDS: A Good Year in the Fight Against It Air Gun Injury Air Pollution & Heart Deaths Air Pollution and Allergies: Connection? Air Pollution Exposure May Slow Fetal Growth Air Pollution Increases Heart Attack, Stroke Risk Air Pollution Increases Risk of Heart Diabetics Air Pollution Linked to Dry Eye Syndrome in Study Air Pollution May Raise Autism Risk Air Pollution May Raise Blood Pressure Air Pollution May Speed Hardening of Arteries Air Pollution Slows Women's Marathon Times Air Pollution Stunts Kids Lungs Air Pollution Tied to Breathing Problems in Sleep Air Pollution: Is It That Bad For Your Lungs? Air Quality Better in Northeast, Midwest Air Traffic Patterns Predict Swine Flu Spread Air Travel Could Up Risk for Irregular Heartbeat Air Travel Taxes Hearts of People With Sleep Apnea Air Travel, Colds, and Sinus Infections Airbags Appear Safe for Pregnant Women Airborne Fungus Expected to Spread in U.S. Airborne Toxins Down, Pollutant Levels Rising Airport Scanners Pose Little Radiation Risk Airport Security X-Rays: Damage Diabetes Device Airport Smoking Areas Expose People to Risk Akin's Claim That Rape Hinders Pregnancy, False Alabama 'Obesity Penalty' Stirs Debate Alaskan Sled Dog Has Own Genetic 'Signature' Albert Schweitzer Alcohol & Stress: At Risk for Alcoholism? Alcohol - Don't Have A 5th On The Fourth! Alcohol - in Small Amounts - May Help the Heart Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholism Common Alcohol Abuse: Young. Eager. And Drunk Alcohol Adds 100 Calories a Day to Our Diet Alcohol Affects Baby's Pain Regulation Alcohol and a Good Night's Sleep Don't Mix Alcohol and Trauma: Blood Test Gets to the Truth Alcohol Associated With Lower Risk of Arthritis Alcohol at Bedtime May Not Help Your Sleep Alcohol Becomes a Problem Alcohol Blamed for 1 in Every 30 Cancer Deaths Alcohol Companies Use New Media to Lure Drinkers Alcohol Debate: How Drinking Affects Your Health Alcohol Does Not Cause Sleep Problems Alcohol Impairment Chart Alcohol Impairs Seniors' Thinking Alcohol Increases Breast Cancer Risk Alcohol Influences How Memorable Trauma Is Alcohol Injections for Optic Nerve Headaches Alcohol Is a Social Lubricant, Study Confirms Alcohol Linked to Unhealthy Diet Alcohol May Cut Some Arthritis Risk Alcohol May Not Be Kind to the Aging Brain Alcohol May Raise Risk for Certain Breast Cancers Alcohol May Raise Risk of Irregular Heart Rhythm Alcohol May Slow Rheumatoid Arthritis Alcohol More Harmful Than Crack or Heroin Alcohol Poses Risks for Those With Diabetes Alcohol FAQs Alcohol Tied to Domestic Violence in Colleges Alcohol Use in Teens Tied to Seeing R-Rated Movies Alcohol, Asthma and Allergies Don't Mix Alcohol, Coffee, Smoking and High Blood Pressure Alcohol, Drugs: Are You Driving Your Teen to Them? Alcohol, Even Small Amounts, Impairs Driving Alcohol, Some Sobering Facts Alcohol-Branded Apparel Linked to Teen Drinking Alcoholics Overestimate Ability to Recall Things Alcoholics Who Smoke May Face Early Brain Aging Alcoholics' Relapses Better Understood Alcoholism Brain Recovery Seen After Abstinence Alcoholism Facts Alcoholism Linked to Poor Sense of Empathy, Irony Alcoholism May Alter Sleep Long-Term Alcoholism Shortens Life More Than Smoking: Study Alcoholism Tied to Cluster of Genes Alcoholism Treatment Helps Liver Transplants Alcoholism Treatment Saves Families Money Alcoholism: Does Family History make You at Risk? Alfredo Potato Lasagna Recipe Alimta Approved for Advanced Lung Cancer All About Alli, the Weight Loss Pill All Beans Aren't the Same in Gassy Side Effects All Calories Not Created Equal, Study Suggests All Kinds of Exercise May Be Good for Parkinson's All That Txtng May B Hrtng Kids' Grammar All U.S. Adults Should Get Whooping Cough Shot All-in-One Pill Effective Treatment for Heart Care Allergic Reactions Allergies Ahead of Schedule in East United States Allergies and Carpet Allergies Common in Winter Allergies Dampen Sex Lives Allergies Keeping You Awake? Allergies May Boost Severity of Lung Disease Allergies Might Trigger Depression Allergies FAQs Allergies, Asthma Show Links to ADHD: Study Allergies- Easing Sneezing: House Cleaning Tips Allergies-Asthma Organizations Allergies: 100 Worst Spring Allergy Cities Allergies: As American as Apple Pie? Allergies: Don't Sneeze at Allergy Relief Allergies: Enjoy Allergy-Free Gardening Allergies: Mold and More:Battling Indoor Allergens Allergies: Relieve Allergies the Natural Way Allergies: The Nose - Friend & Foe Allergies: Worst Cities for Them Allergies? Exercise Outdoors Symptom Free Allergy & Asthma Tips for the Holidays Allergy 'Rescue' Shots Better in Lower Thigh Allergy and Pets Allergy Attacks? Fight Back Allergy Disorders Linked With Irritable Bowel Synd Allergy Doesn't Have to Mean Giving Up Kitty Allergy Health e-Tools Allergy Proofing Your Home Quiz Allergy Quiz Allergy Relief Can Be Hard to Find Allergy Risk in Kids Linked to Low Vitamin D Allergy Self-Diagnosis Leads to Misdiagnosis Allergy Shots Are Effective Treatment for Symptom Allergy Shots Cut Health Care Costs For Kids Allergy Shots: Underused Treatment? Allergy Storm From Global Warming Allergy Sufferers Can Skip the Sneezing Season Allergy Sufferers, Allergy Triggers at Home Allergy to Stinging Insects - Life Threatening Allergy-Free Vacation: Possible With Planning Allergy-Linked Mouth Breathing Trouble for Kids Allergy: It's Springtime...What's in the Air Allergy: Specific References Allergy: Taking the Sting Out of Insect Allergies Allergy: Winning the War Against Allergies Alli (orlistat) Weight Loss Drug Available OTC Alli, Xenical Should Be Pulled, Group Says Alligator Study: Clues to Regrowing Lost Teeth Almond Streusel Cookies Recipe Almost 15 Percent of Americans Still Uninsured Almost 2 Million U.S. Vets Lack Health Insurance Almost Half of U.S. Adults Have Gum Disease Almost Half of U.S. Kids With Autism Bullied Alosetron (Lotronex) effective for IBS? Alosetron-New Drug for Irritable Bowel ALS ... Claims Catfish Hunter Altered Stem Cells Limit Transplant Rejection Alternative Care Alternative Medicine for Dogs Alternative Medicine May Ease Chronic Sinusitis Alternative Medicine: Charles Fetrow, PharmD Alternative Medicines Go Mainstream Alternative Therapies Alternative Therapies for Depression Alternative Therapies for IBS Alternative Therapies Widely Used for Autism Alternative to Colonoscopy Spots Cancers, Too Alternative to Statins Shows Promise Alternative Treatments for Sleep Disorders Alternative Way to Treat Childhood Asthma? Alternative Ways to Easing Arthritis Pain Alternatives Aren't Used as Substitute Asthma Meds Aluminum Water Bottles Leach BPA Always Ask a Vet Before Giving Painkillers to Pets Alzheimer's 'Cocktail' Shows Promise Alzheimer's 'Epidemic' Hitting Minorities Hardest Alzheimer's and Anemia Association Found Alzheimer's and Its Impact on Women Alzheimer's and Memories Alzheimer's Blood Test Alzheimer's Brain Plaques May Affect Memory Alzheimer's Caregivers May Be at Risk for Dementia Alzheimer's Caregivers Study Overlooks Non-Spouses Alzheimer's Caregivers' Outlook May Vary by Race Alzheimer's Clues Identified Alzheimer's Costs Could Explode by Mid-Century Alzheimer's Could Be Signaled by Loss of Smell Alzheimer's Cure Elusive Despite Progress Alzheimer's Diagnosis Recommendations Alzheimer's Disease - NSAID Protection? Alzheimer's Disease May Be Misdiagnosed Alzheimer's Disease Research Alzheimer's Disease Set to Explode Alzheimer's Disease Warning Signs Alzheimer's Disease: Caregiving Challenges Alzheimer's Disease: Coping with Daily Changes Alzheimer's Disease: Drug for Symptoms Alzheimer's Disease: Potential New Target Found Alzheimer's Disease: Sniffing It Out Alzheimer's Drug Approved (Memantine) Alzheimer's Drug Prevents Esophageal Cancer? Alzheimer's Drug Shows Some Promise in Trials Alzheimer's Drug Slows Memory Decline Alzheimer's Drug Testing Gets Help From Sea Squirt Alzheimer's Drug: Can a Pill Make You Smarter? Alzheimer's Drugs May Benefit Heart, Study Finds Alzheimer's Drugs Monitored Alzheimer's Epidemic Straining Caregiver Community Alzheimer's Gene Found Alzheimer's Gene May Have More Effect on Women Alzheimer's Gene Tied to Early Age Brain Changes Alzheimer's Guidelines Stress Early Diagnosis Alzheimer's Harder to Spot Past Age 80 Alzheimer's Has More Related Genes Alzheimer's Longevity Predicted Alzheimer's May Be Found With New Brain Scan Alzheimer's May Increase Seizure Risk Alzheimer's May Progress Differently in Women, Men Alzheimer's May Spread Like an Infection Alzheimer's or Absentminded? Alzheimer's Patients Benefit From Larger Heads Alzheimer's Patients Face Shortage of Neurologists Alzheimer's Patients Mimic Emotions of Others Alzheimer's Prevented by a Purposeful Life? Alzheimer's Progression Slower After 80: Study Alzheimer's Puzzle Coming Together Alzheimer's Research and Prion Disease in Mice Alzheimer's Research Finding Alzheimer's Research Spotlights Protein 'Tangles' Alzheimer's Research Takes a New Turn Alzheimer's Risk Genes Identified Alzheimer's Risk Linked to Low Testosterone Alzheimer's Signs Found in Brains of Young Adults Alzheimer's Stopped by Cell Phones? Alzheimer's Tied to Shrinkage in Brain Area Alzheimer's Treatment New Thinking Alzheimer's Treatment Shows Promise in Trial Alzheimer's, Dementia Care Costs U.S. $200 Billion Alzheimer's, Down Syndrome Linked by Protein Alzheimer's-Like Memory Loss Reversed in Mice Alzheimer's-Like Plaque Seen on Brain Scans Alzheimer's-Linked Protein Promising Against MS Alzheimer's: Are Antipsychotic Drugs Worth It? Alzheimer's: PET Scan Plus Memory Test Works Best Alzheimer's: Researchers Find Clues for Early AZ Alzheimer's: Restricted Diet May Help Prevention Alzheimer's: Stopping Alzheimer's Before it Starts Alzheimer's:She Never Said Goodbye Alzheimer's Disease FAQs Back to Top ↑ Am-Am AMA Wants Probe of Pharmacy-Based Health Clinics Amaretto & Spice Nectarines Recipe Amateur Boxers at Risk of Brain Injury Ambien CR May Cut Insomnia for 6 Months Ambien Linked to 'Sleep Eating' Ambien: Sleeping Pill FAQs Ambulance AMD Less Common in Americans America's Health Care in Numbers America's Health Report Card: Needs Improvement American Cancer Society Celebrates 100 Years American Diabetes Month American Drivers Phone, Text More Than Europeans American Heads Are Getting Bigger, Study Finds American Idol: Why Contestants Go on the Show American Tragedy Americans Are Flocking to Alternative Therapies Americans Aren't Getting Any Skinnier Americans Aware of Functional Foods, Don't Eat Them Enough Americans Back Nicotine Restrictions in Cigarettes Americans Blame Insurers for Rising Health Costs Americans Blind to the Obesity Epidemic Americans Confused About FDA and Drug Safety Americans Confused on Drug Benefits vs. Risks Americans Don't Receive Preventive Dental Care Americans Encouraged to Get Flu Vaccine Americans Exercise, but Arthritis Gets in the Way Americans Fed Up With Food Recalls? Americans Getting Fatter Americans Getting High Blood Pressure In Control Americans Have High Blood Pressure Under Control Americans in the Dark About Antibiotic Resistance Americans Lack Basic Facts on Lung Cancer Americans Less Healthy Than the British Americans Living Longer but Obesity Rising Americans Living Longer Than Ever: CDC Americans Living Longer, Healthier Lives Americans Living Longer, Healthier Lives: Study Americans Losing Sight of Eye Health Americans Low on Vitamin D Americans Not Happy About Health Care Americans Say 'No' to Smoking in Their Homes, Cars Americans Say Their Diet Is Healthy, but Is It? Americans Seek Surgery Abroad Americans Seem More Prone to Depression Americans Sickened by Deadly E coli in Germany Americans Sicker Compared to Other Wealthy Nations Americans Skimping on Fruits, Veggies Americans Sleep-Deprived: Study Americans Spend $34 Billion on Alternative Medicin Americans Still Confused About Health Reform Americans Still Eat Too Much Salt: CDC Americans Still Making Unhealthy Choices: CDC Americans Still Split Over New Health Reform Law Americans Struggle to Put Food on the Table Americans Support Cheap Medicare Reform Americans Sweet on Sugar: Time to Regulate? Americans Think It's Others Who Are Unhealthy Americans Trailing World in Steps-Per-Day Americans Unaware They Have Chronic Kidney Disease Americans Unhappy With Health Insurance Americans Want Health Care Via Their Smartphones Americans With Chronic Ills Put Off Health Care Americans With Disabilities Act's 20th Anniversary Americans Worry About Getting Alzheimer's Americans' Eating Habits Worsen Americans' Low Fiber Intake, Higher Heart Risk Americas Worst Asthma Cities Amish Farm Kids Have Lower Asthma, Allergy Risk Amish Wheat Bread Recipe Amitiza Treats Irritable Bowel With Constipation Amnesia After Taking Levitra? Amnesia Patient's Brain Helps Illuminate Memory Amniotic Fungi May Up Preterm Births Among Black Americans, HIV Takes a Greater Toll Amputation Affects Sexes Differently Amputations in Children Have High Costs Amputee 'Feels' Objects With Prosthetic Hand Amputee Phantom Limb Pain Eased by Virtual Arm Ampyra (dalfampridine) for Multiple Sclerosis Ampyra Approved for Adults With MS Back to Top ↑ An-An An Accidental Lifesaver An American's H1N1 Swine Flu Experience in London An Elephant That Speaks Korean? An Expectant Dad's Guide to Pregnancy Anabolic Steroid Facts Analysis Finds Clinical Trials Often Small, Poor Analysts on Importance of the 'Individual Mandate' Analytical Thinkers Seem to Be Less Religious Anaphylaxis - Emergency Tips Anatomy May Help Identify Sleep Apnea Ancestry May Affect Lung Function Tests Ancient Egyptian Makeup Had Protective Powers? Ancient Genome May Have Links to Modern Humans And America's Fittest City Is... Anemia Drugs for Cancer Patients Up Death Risk Anemia Drugs Get Tighter Control From FDA Anemia Drugs Hold Dangers for Kidney Patients Anemia Drugs Linked to Stroke Study Deaths: FDA Anemia Drugs May UpTumor Growth in Some Cancers Anemia Drugs Pose Risks for Dialysis Patients Anemia Harder to Treat With Kidney Disease Anemia May Boost Death Risk After Stroke Anemia Might Raise Dementia Risk, Study Suggests Anemone, Shrub Compounds, Rheumatoid Arthritis Anesthesia -- Women Wake Up Faster Anesthesia Before Age 2 Linked to Learning Problems Anesthesia in Childhood May Be Linked to ADHD Anesthesia May Affect Child Development Anesthesia May Affect Survival After Breast Cancer Anesthesia May Harm Children's Brains Anesthesia's Role in Hip, Knee Replacement Studied Anesthetic May Relieve PTSD Symptoms Anesthetic Shows Promise for Bipolar Disorder Anesthetics Could Add to Global Warming Anesthetics...Used by Medieval Monks Aneurysm on aorta, hereditary? Aneurysms - Frequently Asked Questions Angelina Jolie Has Preventative Double Mastectomy Angelina Jolie Will Have Ovaries Removed Angelina Jolie's Double Mastectomy: Q&A Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy Angelina Jolie's Story Didn't Boost Knowledge Anger Focuses Attention on Rewards, Not Threats Anger Management: Counting to 10 and Beyond Anger Spurs Surprising Changes in the Body Anger, Stress May Provoke Heart Attacks Anger-obics Can Make Anger 'Work Out' Angina - Diagnostic Tests Angina: Don't Take It Lightly Angioplasty an Alternative to Bypass Surgery Angioplasty Better Than Drugs for Blood Flow Angioplasty Risky With Poor Leg Circulation Angioplasty Safe in Most Hospitals Angioplasty Safe Without On-Site Surgery Angioplasty, Bypass Surgery in Heart Patients Even Angioplasty: Who's At Risk? Angry Grownups Are Real Spoilsports Animal 'Hoarding' Often Tied to Mental Illness Animal Allergy, The Facts Animal Bites - Cat, Dog & Others Animal Disposal Following an Emergency Animal Farms May Produce Superbugs Animal Poison Control Centers Animal Studies Offer Insights Into MS Animal Study Links Teen Aggression With Prozac Animals More Interesting to Kids Than Toys Animals Respond to Acupuncture's Healing Touch Ankle Blood Pressure Test May Spot Heart Risks Ankle Blood Pressure to Gauge Heart Risks Ankle Braces May Protect Girl Volleyball Players Ankylosing Spondylitis & Psoriatic Arthritis 2004 Ankylosing Spondylitis and Pregnancy Ankylosing Spondylitis FAQs Anna Nicole Smith - Immediate & Delayed Results Annual Beaches Report Finds Water Quality Lacking Annual Dental Cleaning May Be Enough for Some Annual Mammograms Don't Reduce Breast Cancer Death Annual Report on U.S. Kids' Health a Mixed Bag Annual Trachoma Treatments May Be Unnecessary Anorexia in Adults Anorexia Linked With Unplanned Pregnancies Anorexia, Eating Disorders Hitting Older Women Anorexia: Becoming 'the Best Anorexic Ever' Anorexia: Body May Hoard Fat in Bones Anorexic: When Your Child is Anorexic Anorexics Can't Judge Own Body Size: Study Anoro Ellipta Approved for COPD Another Arctic Blast Has Much of U.S. in Its Grip Another Coffee Perk: Antioxidants Another Danger of Depression? Another Experimental Alzheimer's Drug Disappoints Another Meningitis Scare, Among NYC's Gay Men Another New Year's Hazard: Drunk Walking Another Study Finds Colonoscopy Can Save Lives Another Study Links 'Sexting' to Sexual Activity Another Study Sees No Vaccine-Autism Link Another Win for the Mediterranean-Style Diet Answers to Yes/No Questions Seen in Pupil Size Antacids Are Best First Choice for Indigestion Antacids: Can taking too many be harmful? Anthrax - Finding It and Analyzing It Anthrax and Beyond: Potential Bioterror Agents Anthrax and Biological Agent Threats, What To Do Anthrax and Smallpox - FAQ's Anthrax or Flu? - What You Need to Know Anthrax Vaccine Shows Promise in Monkeys Anthrax, Then and Now Anthrax...A Burning Coal Anti-Aging Drug Closer to Reality Anti-Aging Products Not Fully Accepted Anti-Aging Techniques for Your Skin Anti-Clotting Drug May Cut Brain Bleeding Risk Anti-Clotting Drug Trial Shortened by Problems Anti-clotting Drug Warfarin May Be Safe for Elderly Anti-Clotting Drugs' Safety to Be Measured Anti-Drinking Ads That Engender Guilt May Not Work Anti-Estrogen Combo Better for Late Breast Cancer Anti-Estrogen Treatment Shrank Lung Tumors in Mice Anti-Fungal Drug Not Tied to Most Birth Defects Anti-Gay Bullying Tied to Teen Depression, Suicide Anti-HIV Drugs May Curb Transmission to Partner Anti-HIV Drugs May Help Prevent Spread of Virus Anti-HIV Meds May Help Prevent Infection Anti-HIV Weapons Found in Immune System Anti-Nausea Patch Approved for Chemo Patients Anti-Reflux Drugs, Antibiotics May Raise C. diff Risk Anti-Seizure Meds Raise Suicide Risk Anti-Smoking Ads Have Increased Quit Attempts Anti-smoking Campaign Surpasses Expectations Anti-Smoking Policies Will Stop 7 Million Deaths Anti-Smoking Progress Stalls Among U.S. Adults Anti-Smoking Saved 795,000 Lives Over 25 Years Anti-Smoking TV Ads From Tobacco Don't Help Antibacterial Product Chemicals Found in Lakes Antibacterial Soap Safety Debated Antibacterial Soap: Plain Soap Just as Good Antibacterial Soaps & Body Washes: FAQ Antibiotic Appears to Ease E. Coli Infections Antibiotic Combinations for Resistant Germs Antibiotic May Up Dangerous Potassium Levels Antibiotic Ointments May Aid Spread of MRSA Antibiotic Overuse May Be Bad for Body's Good Bacteria Antibiotic Prescribing Rates Vary by Region Antibiotic Resistance Can Last a Year Antibiotic Resistance, Salmonella Hospitalization Antibiotic Resistance: No Antibiotics Please! Antibiotic Sponges Don't Benefit Heart Surgeries Antibiotic Therapy Relieves IBS Antibiotic Tied to Heart Problems in COPD Patients Antibiotic Use in Dementia Patients Questioned Antibiotic Use in Infants Tied to Overweight Later Antibiotic Use May Be Linked to Kids' Asthma Risk Antibiotic Use Tied to Rise in Diarrheal Infection Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Spreading: WHO Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Up Among Kids Antibiotics 101 - Audio Podcast Antibiotics Best for COPD Flare-Ups Antibiotics Do Little for Inner Ear Infections Antibiotics Do Not Reduce Symptoms of Sinus Infection Antibiotics for Appendicitis an Option for Some Antibiotics for Coughs in Kids With Common Colds Antibiotics in Environment Fuel Drug Resistance? Antibiotics in Food Animals: FAQ Antibiotics in Livestock Affects Human Health Antibiotics in Meat May Not Make Sausage Safe Antibiotics in Pregnancy, Newborns, & Strep B Antibiotics Linked to Retinal Detachment Risk Antibiotics May Boost Recurrent Ear Infection Antibiotics May Raise Bowel Disease Risk in Kids Antibiotics May Relieve Back Pain Symptoms Antibiotics Now Recommended Before C-Sections Antibiotics Tied to Blood Sugar Swings in Diabetes Antibiotics...A Double Edged Sword Antibody Could Help Predict Ovarian Cancer Antibody Finding May Help in HIV Vaccine Search Antibody May Be Specific to Multiple Sclerosis Antibody Might Boost Cancer Treatment Anticancer Effects of Aspirin: FAQ Anticlotting Drug Beats Plavix Anticoagulant Drug Results After Angioplasty Antidepressant Action Requires New Neurons Antidepressant Celexa Eases Alzheimer's Agitation Antidepressant Cymbalta Eases Chemo-Linked Pain Antidepressant Lessens Chemo-Related Pain Antidepressant May Treat Heart Failure Antidepressant Rx: Careful Monitoring Needed Antidepressant Scripts Up 16 Million Over 3 Years Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy and Autism Antidepressant Use for Kids Doubled Before FDA W Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy: Autism Risk? Antidepressant Use Nearly Doubles Antidepressant Use on the Rise in the U.S. Antidepressants & Suicide, FDA Warns Antidepressants After Stroke May Up Mental Ability Antidepressants Aid Depressed Parkinson's Patients Antidepressants and Fewer Seizures in Epilepsy Antidepressants and Pregnancy Complication Risks Antidepressants Banned for UK Kids Antidepressants Don't Work for Everyone Antidepressants During Pregnancy and Autism Risk Antidepressants During Pregnancy: Safe? Antidepressants Help Treat Fibromyalgia Antidepressants Helpful for Some Heart Patients Antidepressants in Pregnancy Delays Development? Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Health Risks Antidepressants Linked to Cataracts in Seniors Antidepressants May Delay Lactation Antidepressants May Ease Damage From Stroke Antidepressants May Hasten Bypass Recovery, Study Antidepressants May Improve Heart Health Antidepressants May Not Raise Suicides in Youth Antidepressants May Raise Women's Stroke Risk Antidepressants Might Raise Fall Risk in Nursing Antidepressants Not as Effective as Thought? Antidepressants Risky for Bipolar II? Antidepressants Tied to Bleeding Risk With Surgery Antidepressants Tied to Irregular Heartbeat Antidepressants: Get the Facts Antidote Reverses Complication From Blood Thinner Antifungal Drug May Help Ease Asthma Antihistamine Meds Raise Risk for Diarrhea Illness Antihistamines Adding to Drug Pollution in Stream Antiobiotic Resistance Spikes During Flu Season Antioxidant May Lower Risk of Women's Heart Attack Antioxidant Superstars: Vegetables and Beans Antioxidant Supplements No Help to Get Pregnant Antioxidant-Loaded Fruits Antioxidant-Rich Foods Lose Nutritional Luster Antioxidants & Death Risk Antioxidants and Cancer Prevention Antioxidants Blunt Exercise Benefit, Study Shows Antioxidants Don't Lower Heart Risk Antioxidants in Green and Black Tea Antioxidants in Tea, Fruit, Veggies Help Prostate Antioxidants May Not Help Alzheimer's Patients Antioxidants Might Help Cut Pancreatic Cancer Risk Antioxidants: How Antioxidants Work Antipasto Easy Recipe Antipasto, Easy Recipe Antiperspirant Awareness: It's Mostly No Sweat Antiperspirants Raise Breast Cancer Risk? Antipsychotic Drug Does Not Help Veterans With PTSD Antipsychotic Drug Prescriptions for Kids Soaring Antipsychotic Drug Risperdal Recalled Because of Odor Antipsychotic Drug Use in Nursing Homes Antipsychotic Drug Use Rising for Kids on Medicaid Antipsychotic Drugs Are Overused Antipsychotic Drugs May Triple Kids' Diabetes Risk Antipsychotic Drugs Might Raise Heart Attack Risk Antipsychotic Drugs Raise Death Rates in Elderly Antipsychotic Drugs, Ups Odds for Diabetes Antipsychotic Medications Antipsychotic Meds Not That Helpful for Depression Antipsychotics in Pregnancy Risky for Newborns Antipsychotics Still Widely Used in Nursing Homes Antipsychotics Tied to Kids' Weight Gain Antiretroviral Drugs May Shield HIV for Uninfected Antiretroviral Therapy - Guidelines Antiretrovirals During Breastfeeding Shield Babies Antiseptic Products Can Be Contaminated: Study Antisocial Personalities Find Niche in Gangs? Antiviral Drug May Extend Brain Cancer Survival Antiviral Therapy for Hep C May Help Liver Cancer Antiviral Therapy for Hepatitis B Liver Cancer Antiviral Therapy Reduces Lung Transplant Issues Ants as a Rheumatoid Arthritis Antidote? Anxiety and Cancer Patients Anxiety Disorder FAQs Anxiety Disorders Quiz Anxiety Disorders, Heart Disease a Bad Combination Anxiety in These Uncertain Times Anxiety Linked to a Need for More Personal Space Anxiety Linked to Smarts in Brain Study Anxiety Might Help People Sniff Out Threats Anxiety More Common Than Depression After Pregnant Anxiety Often Plagues Cancer Survivors and Family Anxiety Patients Process Emotions Differently Anxiety Raises Heart Attack Risk Anxiety Tied to Stroke Risk in Study Anxiety Treatment with Virtual Reality Exposure Anxiety, Depression and Death in Heart Patients Anxiety, Depression May Raise Stroke Risk Anxiety, Panic, and Phobias: Seeking Help Anxiety, Shyness May Be Long-Lasting Traits Anxiety: Beyond Depression Anxiety: Coping With Anxiety Any Exercise May Cut Alzheimer's Risk at Any Age Back to Top ↑ Ao-Ar Aortic Aneurysm Aortic Aneurysm Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment Aphrodisiacs Through the Ages Apnea Treatment Reduces Signs of Heart Disease? Apoptosis - Affects Heart Appendicitis FAQs Appendicitis Test - Approved by FDA Appendicitis Treatment with Antibiotics Appendicitis: Is It Appendicitis or Something Else Appendix Cancer Rare But Potentially Deadly Appendix May Actually Have a Purpose Appendix Removal Isn't Riskier on Weekend, Study Appetizers, Snacks, Dips, Salsa & Spreads Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away Apple a Day Really May Keep the Doctor Away Apple Founder Steve Jobs Dies at 56 Apple Juice May Boost Memory Apple Oat Muffins Recipe, Breads & Muffins Apple Oat Muffins Recipe, Breakfast Foods Apple Oat Tart Recipe Apple Pie Crisp Recipe Apple Sweet Potato Bake Recipe, Fruit Desserts Apple Sweet Potato Bake Recipe, Side Dishes Apple-Shaped Obesity, Other Forms Equally Risky Apple-Spiced Pork Roast Recipe Apples Again Top 'Dirty Dozen' List for Pesticides Apples Good for Your Heart Apples May Keep Asthma Away Apples Top 12 Foods With Most Pesticide Apples, Pears May Reduce Stroke Risk Approach May Ease Severe 'Ringing in the Ears' Approval Expands for Sapien Artificial Heart Valve Apps for Skin Cancer Risk Aren't Reliable Apricot-Orange Grilled Tenderloin Recipe April Doctors Pulse April Doctors Pulse 2006 Aptiom Approved to Treat Seizures Aquarobics May Help Ease Labor Aquatic Exercises May Ease Fibromyalgia ARBS, ACE Inhibitors ARBS,ACE Inhibitors, Hidden Benefits Are 2 Tasks the Limit of Multitasking? Are Americans Getting Fed Up With Obesity? Are Baby Bottles Safe? Are Best Memories Made by Age 25? Are Biodegradable Heart Stents Safe? Are Breast-fed Kids More Upwardly Mobile? Are Cell Phones Safe? Questions & Answers Are Common Chemicals Affecting Your Fertility? Are Cosmetics Safe? Are E-Cigarettes Here to Stay? Are Fears That Deodorant Causes Breast Cancer Unfounded? Are Hives Always Caused by an Allergy? Are Hypoallergenic Cosmetics Really Better? Are Kindergarten Kids Getting Their Vaccines? Are Knee Injuries Tied to Menstrual Cycle? Are Male Marathoners More Competitive Than Women? Are New Chemo Treatments Cost-Effective? Are Post-Angioplasty Stress Tests Unnecessary? Are Pricey Computer-Aided Mammograms Worth It? Are Primary Care Doctors a Vanishing Breed? Are Repeat C-Sections Safer Than Natural Birth? Are Rhesus Monkeys Musically Challenged? Are Seniors Healthier? Are Signs of Old Age Really Something More Serious? Are Slimmer, More Attractive Men More Germ-Free? Are Stock Market Woes Bad for the Heart? Are Teen Brains Hyper-Wired for Rewards? Are Teens Who Misuse Painkillers After a High? Are the Benefits of Vitamin D Overhyped? Are There 2 Types of Gulf War Illness? Are Today's Artsy Kids Tomorrow's Business Leaders Are Too Many Older People Screened for Cancer? Are Truck Drivers on the Road to Ill Health? Are Trusting Friendships Easier in Women, Gay Men? Are Vacuum Cleaners Bad for Your Health? Are We Exercising Pain Away? Not So Much Are We Finally Outsmarting the MRSA Superbug? Are Working Moms Healthier and Happier? Are You a Mosquito Magnet? Are You at Risk for Macular Degeneration? Are You Getting Burned by Your Sunscreen? Are You Stressing Your Heart? Are You Suffering From Olympic Exhaustion? Arizona OK's Medicaid Expansion Arm Exercises: Best to Tighten and Tone your Arms Aromatase Inhibitors May Raise Heart Risks Aromatherapy Linked to Benefits and Harms Aromatherapy: More Than Just a Pleasant Scent? Arsenic Found in Rice at High Levels Arsenic in Apple, Grape Juice Arsenic Linked to Diabetes Arsenic Tied to Higher Heart Attack, Stroke Risk Arterial Disease Found in Younger Adults Arteries Age Twice as Fast in Smokers Arteries of Obese Kids Aging Prematurely: Study Arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease & autopsy Arteriovenous Malformation: Baseball Manager Arteriovenous Malformation: Senator Tim Johnson Artery Stiffness May Predict High Blood Pressure Arthritic Knee Pain Arthritic Knees: What Shoes Are Best? Arthritis - Whether Weather Affects Arthritis Arthritis and Active Sports Arthritis and Exercise, How Do I Start? Arthritis Better With Diet & Exercise Arthritis Can Hurt Quality of Life Arthritis Diet Claims: Fact or Fiction Arthritis Disability Arthritis Doctors Too Often Opt for Drugs, Surgery Arthritis Doesn't Slow Typing Arthritis Drug Access Limited by Costs Arthritis Drug Benefits Kidney Disease Patients Arthritis Drugs & New Medications-2001 Meeting Arthritis Drugs and New Meds: 2004 Perspectives Arthritis Drugs Linked to Lower Odds of Alzheimer's Arthritis Drugs May Up Cancer Risk Arthritis Foot Care - It's In the Shoes Arthritis in Children - 2001 National Meeting Arthritis in Children Linked to Infections Arthritis Medications Arthritis More Likely in Older Blacks, Hispanics Arthritis National Meeting 2005 Reports Arthritis on the Increase; Obesity Partly to Blame Arthritis or Injury: Ice or Heat - Which To Apply? Arthritis Pain Relief Update Arthritis Relief Arthritis Roller Coaster Arthritis Treatment - Arava Arthritis Treatment Update Arthritis: 2001 Reports from National Meeting Arthritis: 2002 National Arthritis Meeting Arthritis: Arthritis Diet Arthritis: Aspirin and Gout Arthritis: Can 'Chi' Ease Arthritis Pain? Arthritis: Can Lipitor Help Rheumatoid Arthritis? Arthritis: Can UCTD Evolve? Arthritis: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Diagnosis Arthritis: Costochondritis...What Causes It? Arthritis: Diet and Exercise for DISH Patients Arthritis: DISH Treatment and Osteophyte Formation Arthritis: Dr. Shiels Handshake Arthritis: Fibromyalgia Pain Arthritis: Hobbies Help Arthritic Hands Arthritis: How Is Arthritis Diagnosed? Arthritis: Is Lupus Hereditary? Arthritis: Ischial Bursitis Symptoms Arthritis: Lupus Band Test and Skin Biopsy Arthritis: Methotrexate and Tingling in the Hands Arthritis: Osteoarthritis Prevention Arthritis: Polyarteritis Nodosa (PAN) vs. Lupus Arthritis: Reports from 2003 Arthritis Meeting Arthritis: Rheumatoid Arthritis Nodules Arthritis: Scleroderma or Raynaud's Phenomenon? Arthritis: Sero Negative Arthritis Arthritis: Side Effects of Prednisone Arthritis: Spondylitis and Massage Arthritis: Surgical Therapy, Raynaud's Phenomenon Arthritis: Tendonitis and Red Meat Arthritis: The Cause of Bone Spurs on the Spine Arthritis: The Progression of Rheumatoid Arthritis Arthritis: The Skin Diseases of Reiter Syndrome Arthritis: Treating Avascular Necrosis of the Hip Arthritis: Treating Heberden's Nodes Arthritis: Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis Arthritis: Yersinia Arthritic Infection Arthritis:Total costs for Arthritis Arthroscopic Hip Surgery May Help Athletes Artichokes with Garlic Dipping Sauce Recipe Artificial Ankle Takes Giant Step Forward Artificial Hips: Newer Might Not Be Better Artificial Ovaries Could Deliver Hormone Therapy Artificial Pancreas Continues to Show Promise Artificial Pancreas Could Help Pregnant Diabetic Women Artificial Pancreas for Type 1 Diabetes? Artificial Pancreas Worked on Kids With Diabetes Artificial Sweetener Aspartame Deemed Safe Artificial Sweeteners Artificial Sweeteners May Worsen Crohn's Disease Artificial Sweeteners: Are They Safe? Artificial Sweeteners: The Truth Back to Top ↑ As-As AS & Psoriatic Arthritis - Arthritis Meeting 2003 As Armstrong Case Unfolds, Experts Describe Doping As Autism Web Sites Boom, Experts Urge Caution As Body Weight Rises, So Do Health Costs, Study As Cheerleading Evolves, Injuries Mount As Clocks Turn Back, Think About Better Sleep As Doctors Go High-Tech, Staff Injuries May Rise As Earth Warms, Lyme Disease Could Flourish As Economy Goes Down, Drinking Goes Up As Economy Rebounds, More Folks Try Turning Back As Economy Worsens, so Does Stress As Gastric Banding Increases, So May Complications As Heat Builds, Take Steps to Protect Yourself As More Meningitis Cases Hit Colleges, Experts As Nations Develop, So May Bowel Disease As Obesity Increases, So Does Stroke Risk As Obesity Rises, More Suffer From Acid Reflux As Swine Flu Fades, Experts Ponder Next Season As Temperatures Rise, So Do Cocaine Deaths As U.S. Population Ages, ER Visits Will Lengthen As Waistlines Widen, Brains Shrink As Years Spent Obese Rise, So Do Heart Risks Asbestos Exposure - FAQs Asclera Approved to Treat Varicose Veins Ashcroft Surgery for Gallstone Pancreatitis Asian Air May Be Worsening Ozone Over U.S. Asian Beef & Veggie Skewers, Easy Recipe Asian Burgers with Ginger-Lemon Mayonnaise Recipe Asian Tiger Mosquito Could Spread U.S. Disease Asian-Americans and Heart Attacks? Ask the Experts - Gastroenterology (GI Testing) Ask the Experts - ADHD in Children Ask The Experts - Autopsy Ask the Experts - Cardiology Ask the Experts - Childhood Obesity Ask the Experts - Children's Health Ask The Experts - Diabetes Ask the Experts - Diet and Nutrition Ask the Experts - Fitness Ask the Experts - Gastroentrology (Digestion) Ask the Experts - Menopause Ask the Experts - Pain Management Ask the Experts - Pulmonary Ask the Experts - Rheumatology Ask the Experts - Stress Ask The Experts - Thyroid Ask the Experts Index Ask The Experts: Laboratory Procedures and Tests Ask The Experts: Women's Health Asparagus May Ease Hangover Asparagus Rolls Recipe Asparagus, Quick Broiled Recipe Aspartame Safety Concerns Asperger Syndrome Tied to Low Cortisol Levels Asperger's and Violence: Experts Weigh In Asperger's, Autism Not Linked to Violence: Experts Aspirin a Day ... or Not? Aspirin After Lung Clot Could Prevent Recurrence Aspirin Anti-Colon Cancer Effect Depends on Genes Aspirin as Effective as Warfarin for Heart Failure Aspirin as Good as Plavix for Poor Leg Circulation Aspirin at Bedtime Lowers Blood Pressure Aspirin Cuts Death Rate From Several Common Cancers Aspirin Doesn't Prevent First Heart Attack, Stroke Aspirin During Pregnancy May Help Preemies Aspirin Equals Blood Thinners for Preventing Clots Aspirin FAQ Aspirin Guidelines for Diabetes Patients Aspirin May Boost Breast Cancer Survival Aspirin May Cut Colon Cancer Deaths Aspirin May Help Treat Colon Cancer Aspirin May Increase Risk of Crohn's Disease Aspirin May Lower Breast Cancer Risk Aspirin May Lower Women's Colon Cancer Risk Aspirin May Prevent Recurrence of Deep Blood Clots Aspirin May Reduce Risk of Liver Cancer, Disease Aspirin May Reduce Risk of Repeat Blood Clots Aspirin Preserves Brain Function in Older Women? Aspirin Prevents First Heart Attack or Stroke? Aspirin Therapy Aspirin Therapy for Heart Disease, Stroke Prevention Not for Everyone Aspirin Treats Brain Tumor Tied to Hearing Loss Aspirin Works Best to Prevent Clots After Stenting Aspirin, Warfarin Fare Equally for Heart Failure Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Yearly Assaults: Myths That Put Women at Risk Asset Anxiety Assisted Conception and Cancer Risk in Kids Assisted Living More Accessible to Well-Off Assisted Suicide Law May Overlook the Depressed Asthma Asthma 'Rescue' Inhalers Are Changing Asthma + No Meds = Hospitalization Asthma a Problem for Millions Asthma an Often Unrecognized Risk for Older People Asthma and Allergies and Your Child Asthma Can Complicate Diabetes Care in Kids Asthma Care Critical During Pregnancy, Study Finds Asthma Care Gets Help From Web-Based Program Asthma Cases Continue to Rise in U.S. Asthma Common Among Olympic Athletes Asthma Common in College Athletes? Asthma Control Still Poor Asthma Control: Know Your Score Asthma Drug Could Speed MS Treatment Asthma Drug Ruling Asthma Drug Shown to Stunt Growth Asthma Drugs During Pregnancy Linked to Slight Risk of Rare Birth Defects Asthma Drugs Get FDA Warning Asthma Drugs in Pregnancy Might Pose Risk for Kids Asthma Drugs Riskier for Kids Than Adults Asthma Electronic Monitoring Asthma Exacerbated by Lack of Vitamin D Asthma from Cockroach Allergy? Asthma Genes Found in Africans, Japanese Asthma in Kids Linked to Traffic, Dust Asthma in Women, Asthma in Pregnancy Asthma Increases Adult Suicide Risk? Asthma Inhaler Primatene Mist Going Off the Market Asthma Linked to Depression Asthma Linked to Increased Risk of Lung Blockage Asthma May Flare Up From Rising Heat, Humidity Asthma Meds Likely Safe During Pregnancy: Study Asthma Meds May Be Linked to Irregular Heartbeat Asthma Myths Asthma Outcomes in Black Kids Asthma Patients Often Skip Their Medication Asthma FAQs Asthma Rates Higher Near Busy Highway Asthma Rates Increasing Asthma Rates Rising Across the U.S. Asthma Risk - Who and Why? Asthma Shouldn't Spoil Winter Fun Asthma Specific References Asthma Study Shows Placebo Can Help Symptoms Asthma Treatment Racial Disparities Asthma Trigger Checklist Asthma Uncontrolled in 55% of Cases: Survey Asthma Update Asthma Winter Exercise Tips Asthma, Allergies During the Holidays Asthma, Controlling Your Asthma-Friendly Toy Certification Asthma/Allergy Childcare Setting Quiz Asthma: Cough Test Asthma: Do You Have Asthma? Asthma: Early Warning Signs of Asthma Asthma: Everyday Pain Relief Asthma: Help Teachers, Coaches and Students Asthma: Helping City Kids With Asthma Asthma: Managing Exercise-Induced Asthma Asthma: The Magnitude of the Problem Asthma: Warning Signs of an Asthma Attack Asthma: When You Have Asthma Asthma: When Your Child Has Asthma Asthma: Worst Cities for People With Asthma Astigmatism Back to Top ↑ At-Au At More U.S. Workplaces, Smokers Need Not Apply At-Home Drug Errors Common for Kids With Cancer At-Home Moms Cook, Shop, Play More With Kids At-Home Sperm Test for Couples Trying to Conceive At-Home Stool Test for Colon Cancer Accurate At-Home Workouts: Essential Items for a Home Gym At-Risk Diabetics Should Begin Daily Aspirin Later Athletes Need to Protect Against Heat Stroke Athletes Really Do Play Through the Pain Athletic Girls Risk Stress Fractures Atkins-Like Diet Cuts Epileptic Seizures Atkins-Type Diets Look Kidney-Friendly: Study Atlanta Women Offers Hope for Those With Psoriasis Atorvastatin Recall FAQs Atrial Fibrillation (A-Fib) FAQs Atrial Fibrillation Detection Atrial Fibrillation Raises Death Risk for Middle-Aged Women Atrial Fibrillation Stroke 'Tragedy' Atrial Fibrillation: Surgical Treatments Attention Problems Due to TV Before 3 Attitude and Overweight Girls' Risk of Depression Attitude Doesn't Affect Cancer Survival Attitude: Turning Attitude Into Action - 10 steps ATV Injuries to Kids on Decline for Now: Study ATVs Not the Only Off-Road Danger to Kids Audio Newsletter Medical Podcast Library August Doctors Pulse Autism and Asperger Syndrome Autism and Mercury-Containing Vaccines: Debate Autism Brains Alike; Very Different from Normal Brains Autism Care Autism Cases on the Rise Autism Costs Average $17,000 Yearly for Each Child Autism Coverage Varies From State to State Autism Detected Via Voice Recorders Autism Detection Autism Diagnosis Often Occurs Later for Black Kids Autism Drug Secretin Found Ineffective Autism Families: High Divorce Rate Is a Myth Autism Genes Also Related to Schizophrenia Autism Genetic Mutations May Be Key Cause Autism Goes High Tech Autism Has No Link to Childhood Infections Autism Has No Link to Vaccine, CDC Study Shows Autism Hits 1 in 88 U.S. Kids, 1 in 54 Boys Autism Job Training Program Autism Link to Vaccine Retracted Autism Linked to Unusual Shapes in Lungs Autism May Be Overlooked in Young Latino Children Autism May Cluster Among Highly Educated Autism Patients Better at Processing Information Autism Rates Rising Autism Recovery Possible for Some, Study Suggests Autism Researchers Find Impaired Brain Connections Autism Risk Rises With Mother's Age Autism Shows No Link to Measles Vaccine Autism Sign May Appear in First Months of Life Autism Signs May Show in Early Infancy Autism Spectrum Disorder FAQs Autism Susceptibility Tied to Genes Autism Symptoms Not Improved From Program Autism Theory Autism Tied to Misconnections in Developing Brain Autism Tied to Older Moms, Breech Birth Autism Treatment: On the Cutting Edge Autism's Rise May Reflect Broader Definition Autism, ADHD Often Occur Together, Research Shows Autism, Language Problems May Be Linked in Family Autism, Measles Vaccine: No Link Autism-Linked Proteins Help Guide Brain Cells Autism-MMR Study Was Faked Autism-Related Hypersensitivity Better Understood Autism: Early Screening by Pediatricians Autism: How, When It Starts May Determine Outcomes Autism: Less Sensitivity to Hormone May Play Role Autism: Life After High School a Challenging Time Autism: Living Near Freeways a Factor? Autism: No Proof Yet That Special Diets Help Autistic Children Have More Gray Matter in Brains Autistic Kid's Parents Seek Alternative Treatments Autistic Kids Get Help From Horses Autistic Kids Have Difficulties Learning Words Autistic Kids Need Handwriting Help Autistic Kids Often Fussy Eaters, but Nutrition OK Autistic Kids Prefer to Gaze at Geometric Patterns Autistic Kids: IQ Not Predictive of School Grades Autoantibody 'Profile' May Someday Spot Illness Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome Autoimmune Disease Will Affect 1 in 12 Women Autoinjector Version of MS Drug Approved Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Automatic External Defibrillators Recalled Autopsy and Organ Donation Autopsy on Whole Body? Autopsy Results: Intra-Abdominal Hemorrhage Autopsy: Does everyone get an autopsy? Autopsy: Family disagreement over autopsy Autopsy: How soon after death? Autopsy: Test for Infection Autopsy: What happens to the internal organs? Autopsy: Where are they performed? Autopsy: Who has access to autopsy reports? Autopsy: Who Performs an Autopsy? Autopsy:Circumstances when an autopsy is mandatory Autumn Birthday Ups Odds of Living to 100: Study Back to Top ↑ Av-Az Avandia - Is It a Heart Risk? Avandia Heart Risks Buried by Drug Company Avandia Raises Heart Failure Risk More Than Actos Avandia's Heart Risk Higher Than Similar Drugs Avastin & Colon Cancer Avastin & Survival With Aggressive Breast Cancer Avastin as Good as Lucentis for AMD Treatment Avastin Boosts Survival in Cervical Cancer Avastin Delays Ovarian Cancer Progression Avastin for Colorectal Cancer: An Expert Avastin Largely Safe for Lung Cancer Patients Avastin May Boost Survival With Aggressive Cancer Avastin May Fight Tough-to-Treat Ovarian Tumors Avastin May Help Fight Early Breast Cancer Avastin No Benefit to Older Lung Cancer Patients Avastin Not for Breast Cancer, FDA Panel Says Avastin Plus Chemo Fights Advanced Breast Cancer Avastin Plus Chemo May Raise Clot Risk Avastin Shows Mixed Results Against Different Can Avastin Shows No Benefit for Earlier Colon Cancer Avastin Won't Extend Breast Cancer Survival: Study Avastin: A New Hope for Halting Cancer? 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