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A Better Way to Assess Body Fat and Health Risk? A Billion Smokers, 240 Million Alcohol Abusers A Bit More Salt Each Day May Not Harm Older Adults A Blood Test for Fibromyalgia? 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 Daily Cup of Tea May Soothe Your Heart A Deadly Form of Diabetes That Doctors Miss A Defining Act for Fathers and Sons A Diet That Asks You Not to Lose Weight (at First) A Doctor's People Skills Affects Patients' Health A Failing Mind May Mean Lower Cancer Death Risk A Fake Laugh Fools Few 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 Few Key Steps Can Protect Your Heart, Kidneys A Good Doctor's Visit Starts With Some Homework A Good Mood May Boost Seniors' Brain Power A Good Night's Sleep May Mean a Good Day's Work A Grateful Heart May Be a Healthy Heart A Guide to Smoking-Cessation Options A Healthy Body Often Equals a Healthy Brain A Healthy Heart May Protect an Aging Brain A Healthy Lifestyle May Deflect Dementia A Heart Disease Veteran at Just Age 12 A High Salt and Potassium Diet Kidney Disease A Honey of a Heart Condition A Laptop May Boost a Hospitalized Child's Recovery A Lasting Legacy of Science A Link Between Gum Disease and Alzheimer's? A Little Bit of Extra Sleep Pays Off Big for Kids A Little Booze Does Get Men Smiling, Study A Little Drinking May Raise Breast Cancer Risk A Little Fat, Sugar OK for Kids If Diet Is Healthy 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 Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy A Little Wine, Sunlight Help Boost Women's Health A Lupus Widower Laments to Friends A Man's Meat Intake Might Influence His Fertility A Memory Aid for Seniors: Laughter A Mild Flu Season, and the End Is in Sight: CDC A New Antibiotic to the Rescue? A New Health Perk for Coffee Drinkers? A New Way to Treat High Cholesterol? A New Way to Zap Away Uterine Fibroids A Newborn's Heart Attack Shows Heart Can Recover A Parent's Grief Highlights Flu Shot's Importance A Pill a Day? No Way, Survey Says A Pill to Ward Off Cavities? A Pound of Weight Gain on a Single Plate? A Pre-Workout Meal to Help You Burn Fat A Prescription for Holiday Blues A Sense of Purpose May Benefit Your Brain A Sense of Purpose May Help Your Heart 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. Adults Don't Get Regular Sleep A Third of U.S. Seniors Die With Dementia, Study A Tired Surgeon Still a Good Surgeon, Study Finds A Trip to the Sandwich Shop Can Be Healthy A Virtual Refuge From Real Pain A Walk a Day Keeps Disability at Bay A Warning About Magnet Therapy A Woman's Guide to Reviving Sex Drive A Woman's Touch Encourages Financial Risk-Taking Back to Top ↑ A--Ab 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 Screening, Save More Lives 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 Ablation Beats Drugs for Atrial Fibrillatio Abnormal BMI Tips Toward Pregnancy Complications Abnormal Heart Rhythm Linked to Alzheimer's Abnormal Lung Scan May Be 'Teachable Moment' Abnormal Red Blood Cell Count, Surgery Trouble Abnormal Test Results and Raised Kidney Injury Abnormalities Found in Brains With Bipolar Suicide 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 Rates Rising in Zika-Affected Countries Abortion Safer for Women Than Childbirth About 1 in 10 Kids Tries E-Cigarettes About 100,000 Water-Expanding Toys Recalled About 20% of White Women Smoke While Pregnant About 7 Percent of Kids Worldwide Have ADHD: Study 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 in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood 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 Abuse of Prescription Painkillers on the Rise Abuse, Poverty in Childhood Linked to Health Risks Abuse-Deterrent Generic Narcotic Painkillers Abuse-Resistant Prescription Painkiller Approved 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 Kids Not Destined to Be Abusive Parents Abused Women Struggle With More Severe Menopause Abused Women Vulnerable to Unsafe Sex Practices Abusive Men Often Rationalize Their Behavior Back to Top ↑ Ac-Ac ACA Payments to Doctors Widens Medicaid Access Accentuating a Positive Attitude Access to Doctors Eases After Obamacare 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 Accuracy of Breast Cancer Biopsies Acetaminophen and Alcohol a Bad Mix, Study Acetaminophen for Low Back Pain, Arthritis Acetaminophen in Pregnancy, Asthma in Kids Acetaminophen in Pregnancy: Link to Baby's Asthma? Acetaminophen May Not Help Against Back Pain Acetaminophen Tops List of Infant Poisonings Acetaminophen Won't Help Arthritis Pain, Study Acetaminophen, Cholesterol Drugs Fight Stroke? Acetaminophen: Teen Asthma Trigger? Aches, Pains Predict Rain? Achilles Overuse: Plasma Injections as Treatment Achilles Tendon Can Handle Downhill Running: Study 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 Acidic Drinks Can Damage Kids' Teeth Permanently ACL Tear Won't Keep College Athletes From Play Acne & Accutane Acne Drug May Help in the Fight Against AIDS Acne Gel Linked to Rare Side Effect, Doctors Warn 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 Products Can Trigger Severe Allergic Reaction Acne (Pimples) FAQs Acne Skin Care Acne Treated With an iPhone App? Acne Treatment Differin Gel Approved for OTC Use 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 Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down Action-Packed TV a Threat to Your Waistline? Active As Teen, Free of Diabetes In Later Life? Active Lifestyle May Help Counter Obesity Genes Active Mind, Body May Only Do So Much Against Alz 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 Active, Passive Smoking and Infertility, Menopause Activity After Knee Replacement Raise Hip Fracture Activity Improves Implanted Defibrillator Survival 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 Best for Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer 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 Hot Flashes Acupuncture for Wrinkles Acupuncture Less Effective for Skeptics Acupuncture May Be Effective for Migraines Acupuncture May Be Worth a Shot for COPD Acupuncture May Boost Pregnancy Success Rates Acupuncture May Ease Hot Flashes for Breast Cancer Acupuncture May Ease Neck Pain Over Long Term Acupuncture May Help Ease Fibromyalgia Pain 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 Not Help Chronic Knee Pain, Study Acupuncture May Trigger Natural Painkiller Acupuncture Might Ease Chemotherapy Pain Acupuncture Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure Acupuncture No Better Than 'Sham' Version Acupuncture Pain Relief Is Real, Researchers Say Acupuncture Puts Nervous Dental Patients at Ease Acupuncture, Exercise Ease Pain of Breast Cancer 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 Exercise to Your Family's Regular Routine Add Germ Fighters to College Packing List Add Heart Test to High School Athletes' Screening Add Hurricane Menu to Your Storm Prep, Experts Say Add Neck Problems to Reasons Not to Smoke Added Calcium May Not Help Older Bones: Studies Added Drug Aids MS Treatment Added Radiation Helps With Early Breast Cancer Added Sugar in Diet Tied to Heart Death Risk Addicted to Narcotic Painkillers Addiction a Risk After Weight Loss Surgery Addiction and the Family Addiction Treatment Key to Curbing Violence 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 Addicts Going Without Meds To Curb Opioid Abuse Addicts Using Diarrhea Drug Imodium to Get High 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 Additional Treatments for Pancreatic Cancer Additive in Processed Foods May Alter Gut Bacteria 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 First Appear in Young Adulthood for Some ADHD Can Hamper School Performance Early ADHD Can Often Persist Into Adulthood ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Care ADHD Diagnoses Rising Among U.S. Kids, Study ADHD Diagnosis Rates Rose Sharply in Past Decade ADHD Diagnosis: Teacher Input Overlooked? ADHD Different Effects on Brains of Boys and Girls ADHD Drug Approved ADHD Drug Does Stunt Growth ADHD Drug Might Help Treat Binge-Eating Disorder ADHD Drug Ritalin Boosted Self-Control in Tests 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 Linked to Later Weight Gain in Kids 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 Early Use of Illicit Drugs in Teens ADHD Linked to Expectant Moms' Smog Exposure ADHD Linked to Preterm Birth ADHD May Be Tied to Longer-Lasting Head Injury ADHD May Hamper Social Relationships Early in Life ADHD May Mask Autism in Young Kids ADHD May Raise Girls' Risk for Later Suicide ADHD May Raise Odds for Premature Death ADHD May Raise Teens' Odds for Smoking, Drinking ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids ADHD Medications Won't Stunt Kids' Growth, Study ADHD Meds Don't Raise Risk of Drug Abuse in Adults ADHD Meds May Pose Heart Risks for Some Kids ADHD Meds Raise Risk for Psychotic Side Effects ADHD Meds Tied to Lower Bone Density in Kids ADHD More Common in Ambidextrous Kids ADHD or Bipolar Disorder? ADHD Patients Show Weak Brain Connections ADHD in Kids FAQs ADHD Raises Kids' Health Costs Before Diagnosis ADHD Rises by Almost 25% in 1 Decade ADHD Risk Rises for Each Week for Preemie ADHD Stimulant Abuse Common Among Young Adults 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 Tied to High Risk of Eating Disorder in Kids ADHD Tied to Obesity Risk for Girls ADHD: Genetic Mutation May Be Key ADHD: Suffering in Silence: Women With Adult ADHD Adjust the Lights, Hold the Morphine? Adjust the Thermostat and Improve Your Thinking Adjusting Cabin Pressure Eases Discomfort Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention:The Role of Family Adopted Kids' Average IQ Higher Than Non-Adopted Adopted Teens More Likely to Attempt Suicide Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Kids Adoption Ups Quality of Life for Infertile Couples Adoption: Are You Considering? Adrenaline Therapy for Cardiac Arrest Bad Outcomes Adult Acne: Acne.....Again? Adult ADHD FAQs Adult Asthma Linked to Higher Dementia Risk 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 Obesity Rate Tops 30 Percent in Some States Adult Obesity Still Growing in U.S., Youth Steady 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 Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors Troubles Adult Vaccination: New Guidelines Adult-Sized ATVs Deadly for Kids, Report Shows Adults Can Pick Up Perfect Pitch, Study Shows Adults Don't Need Tetanus Shot Every Decade: Study Adults Don't Support Medical Marijuana for Kids 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 Use Antibiotics Without Consulting Doctor Adults Who've Abused Alcohol Risk Memory Adults With Asperger Syndrome Have More Suicide Adults With Autism at Risk for Health Problems Adults With Autism Fare Poorly in Job Interviews 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 Adults With Heart Defects Face Higher Stroke Risk 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 3D Printer Shows Potential for New Tissue Advanced Breast Cancer in Young Women Increasing Advanced Dementia Patients Given Unhelpful Meds Advanced Emergency Care for Cardiac Arrest Victims 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 Advice to Women Once Zika Virus Arrives Advisers Endorse HPV Test for Cervical Cancer Advisers Explain Censorship of Bird Flu Research Advisers Say It's Safe to Publish Bird Flu Studies Back to Top ↑ Ae-Ag Aerial Pesticide Spraying Tied to Autism Rates Aerial Pesticide Spraying Tied to More Autism Aerobic Exercise Can Help Curb Asthma, Study Shows Aerobic Exercise Cuts Kids' Diabetes Risk: Study Aerobic Exercise Helps Older Women With Dementia Aerobic Exercise Seems Best for Weight, Fat Loss Aerobic/Strength Training Combo Best for Diabetes 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 Ebola Outbreak Spreads, Vaccine Far Away 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 20 Years, a Food Label Makeover After a Hurricane: Facts About Infectious Disease After ACL Surgery, Another Knee Injury Likely After Bariatric Surgery, Alcohol Abuse More Likely After Blowing Their Stack, a Heart Attack After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Are Other Tests Overdone? After Breast Cancer Surgery Get Patient Assistance After Breast Cancer, Appalachians Say No Drugs After Breast Cancer, Depression Risk Lingers After Concussion Symptoms Fade, Slowed Blood Flow After Death, Friends Help More Than Family After Gastric Bypass: Drunk Faster? After Heart Attack, New Threat: Heart Failure After Heart Attack, Quitting Smoking Helps After Heart Surgery, House Calls by PA Helps After Hip Fracture, Use Home Exercise Program After Hip Replacement, Therapy at Home Is Enough After Hospitalization, Men More Likely in ER After Postpartum Depression Family Size Limited After Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes, a Healthy Diet After Skin Cancer, Removable Model Real Ear After Stroke, Light Exercise Gets Hands Working After Stroke, Spouse May Also Need Care After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers After-School Exercise Yields Brain Gains: Study Afternoon Coffee Might Trigger a Bad Night's Sleep Age a Big Factor in Colon Surgery Complications 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-Linked Memory Loss May Be Worse for Men, Study Age-Linked Structures on DNA Hint at Cancer Risk 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 Linked to Bladder Cancer, Thyroid Agent Orange Tied to Lethal Prostate Cancer Aggression on Job Worse Than Sexual Harassment Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment for Elderly Aggressive Boys Stronger Than Other Teens, Study 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 Blunt Some of Exercise's Benefits 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 Agricultural Pesticides May Affect Kids' Breathing Back to Top ↑ Ah-Aj Ah, Spring . . . And a Snakebite Alert Ah-Choo! Sneeze 'Cloud' Quickly Covers a Room 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 Epidemic May Be Subsiding: Report AIDS in U.S. Marches On AIDS May Date Back to Ancient Tiger AIDS Patients Cite Stigma, Depression AIDS Patients Die With Opportunistic Infections 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 Aim to Improve Vaccines Against 'Bird Flu' Air Force Reservists Exposed to Agent Orange Air Gun Injury Air in U.S. Cities Getting Cleaner, EPA Says Air Pollution & Heart Deaths Air Pollution and Allergies: Connection? Air Pollution Exposure Boosts Risk of Early Death 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 Linked to Higher Kidney Disease Rate Air Pollution Linked to Increased Stroke Risk Air Pollution Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth 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 Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study 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 Airborne Transmission of Ebola Highly Unlikely Airport Scanners Pose Little Radiation Risk Airport Screenings Miss Half of Sick Travelers Airport Security X-Rays: Damage Diabetes Device Airport Smoking Areas Expose People to Risk Back to Top ↑ Ak-Al Akin's Claim That Rape Hinders Pregnancy, False Akynzeo Approved for Side Effects of Chemotherapy 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 Common Among Med Students Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholism Common Alcohol Abuse: Young. Eager. And Drunk Alcohol Adds 100 Calories a Day to Our Diet Alcohol Ads Should Be a No-See on TV for Kids 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 Before Bedtime Won't Help Your Sleep 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 Fuels Liver Disease With HIV and Hepatitis 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 Good for Your Heart After All 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 for People With HIV Alcohol More Harmful Than Crack or Heroin Alcohol Poisoning Kills 6 Americans Every Day, CDC Alcohol Poses Risks for Those With Diabetes Alcohol FAQs Alcohol Risk in Pregnancy Alcohol Sales Dropped After Maryland Raised Tax Alcohol Taxes Boost Public Health, Economy Alcohol Taxes Up, Binge Drinking Down? 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, Pot Combo Impairs Driving Most Alcohol, Pot Fuel Half of Young Driver Deaths Alcohol, Processed Meats May Raise Stomach Cancer Alcohol, Some Sobering Facts Alcohol-Branded Apparel Linked to Teen Drinking Alcoholic Drinks Temporarily Bump Heart Risks Alcoholics Face Death Risk When Hospitalized 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 Damages Brain's White Matter, Scans 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? Alecensa Approved for Lung Cancer Gene Mutation 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 High-Risk Patients Should Get BP Medications All Kinds of Exercise May Be Good for Parkinson's All Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot: Ob/Gyn Group 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 Allergan Recalls Contaminated Eye Ointments Allergic Reactions Allergies Ahead of Schedule in East United States Allergies and Carpet Allergies Asthma Tied to Lower Risk Brain Cancer 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 Asthma Sufferers Beware Holiday Season 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 Med Might Also Fight MS-Linked Eye Damage Allergy Proofing Your Home Quiz Allergy Quiz Allergy Rates Surprisingly Similar Across the U.S. Allergy Relief Can Be Hard to Find Allergy Risk in Kids Linked to Low Vitamin D Allergy Season Springs Into Bloom Allergy Self-Diagnosis Leads to Misdiagnosis Allergy Shots Are Effective Treatment for Symptom Allergy Shots Cut Health Care Costs For Kids Allergy Shots Still Effective for Seniors Allergy Shots: Underused Treatment? Allergy Storm From Global Warming Allergy Sufferers Can Skip the Sneezing Season Allergy Sufferers, Allergy Triggers at Home Allergy Tests and Food Diets: What Parents Need To Know Allergy to Metal Implants Linked to Skin Cancer Allergy, Depression Meds Raise Dementia Risk 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 Weight Loss Drug Recalled Over Tampering Alli, Xenical Should Be Pulled, Group Says Alligator Study: Clues to Regrowing Lost Teeth Almond Streusel Cookies Recipe Almost 1 in 10 Americans Has Lifelong Drug Problem Almost 1 in 20 Young Teens Binge Drinks, Study Almost 1 in 5 Americans Plagued by Constant Pain Almost 15 Percent of Americans Still Uninsured Almost 17 Million Gained Coverage Under Obamacare Almost 2 Million Boxes of Cheerios Recalled Almost 2 Million U.S. Kids Get Concussions a Year Almost 2 Million U.S. Vets Lack Health Insurance Almost All U.S. Teens Are Sleep Deprived, Study Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC Almost Half of U.S. Adults Have Gum Disease Almost Half of U.S. Kids Suffer Traumatic Stress Almost Half of U.S. Kids With Autism Bullied Alosetron (Lotronex) effective for IBS? Alosetron-New Drug for Irritable Bowel ALS ... Claims Catfish Hunter ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Blows Up Social Media Altered Stem Cells Limit Transplant Rejection Alternative Care Alternative Medicine for Dogs Alternative Medicine May Ease Chronic Sinusitis Alternative Medicine Taking Hold Among Americans Alternative Medicine: Charles Fetrow, PharmD Alternative Medicines Go Mainstream Alternative Therapies Alternative Therapies for Depression Alternative Therapies for IBS Alternative Therapies for Pain 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 Altruism May Help Shield Teens From Depression 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 Differences in Young Adults Alzheimer's Brain Plaques May Affect Memory Alzheimer's Can Steal Ability to Know Loved Ones 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 Cases Expected to Double by 2050 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? 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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 May Show Effects in Childhood Alzheimer's Gene Test: Gauge Risk in Young Adults 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 in Young Adults Alzheimer's Linked Brain Plaques Slow Blood Flow Alzheimer's Longevity Predicted Alzheimer's May Be Found With New Brain Scan Alzheimer's May Hamper Ability to Perceive Pain 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 Rate Falling in the United States 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 Risk: Do You Want to Know? Alzheimer's Signs Found in Brains of Young Adults Alzheimer's Stopped by Cell Phones? Alzheimer's Strikes Women Harder Than Men: Report Alzheimer's Tied to Shrinkage in Brain Area Alzheimer's Treatment New Thinking Alzheimer's Treatment Shows Promise in Trial Alzheimer's Variation May Often Go Unrecognized 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 Brain Plaques in Mice Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques Symptoms Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Proteins and Poor Sleep Alzheimer's-Linked Gene Tied to Brain Bleeds Alzheimer's-Linked Protein Promising Against MS Alzheimer's-Linked Protein, Dementia Development 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: Trouble With Sense of Direction 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 America's Rural Elderly Face Health Care Barriers American Cancer Society Celebrates 100 Years American Diabetes Month American Doctor Exposed to Ebola Admitted to NIH American Drivers Phone, Text More Than Europeans American Ebola Patient Gets Appetite Back American Ebola Patient Kent Brantly Improving American Ebola Patients Returning to the U.S. American Heads Are Getting Bigger, Study Finds American Idol: Why Contestants Go on the Show American Kids Growing Fatter Than Canadian Kids American Red Cross Calls for Blood Donations American Tragedy American With Ebola Now in Critical Condition Americans in Hospitals for Irregular Heartbeats Americans 100 and Older Are Living Even Longer Now 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 Becoming More Accepting of Homosexuals Americans Blame Insurers for Rising Health Costs Americans Blind to the Obesity Epidemic Americans Buying Fewer Sugary Pre-Package Desserts Americans Confused About Cancer Risks Americans Confused About FDA and Drug Safety Americans Confused on Drug Benefits vs. Risks Americans Don't Receive Preventive Dental Care Americans Embraced Record Number of Lip Procedures Americans Encouraged to Get Flu Vaccine Americans Exercise, but Arthritis Gets in the Way Americans Experience At Least 1 Diagnostic Error Americans Favor Raising Legal Smoking Age to 21 Americans Fed Up With Food Recalls? 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Americans Seek Surgery Abroad Americans Seek Treatment for Painkiller, Heroin Americans Seem More Prone to Depression Americans Show Distrust of Medical Profession 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 Spend More on Health Care But Fare Worse Americans Still Confused About Health Reform Americans Still Consume Too Much Salt: CDC Americans Still Divided Over Obamacare 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 Support More Funding of Cancer Research Americans Sweet on Sugar: Time to Regulate? Americans Think It's Others Who Are Unhealthy Americans Trailing World in Steps-Per-Day Americans Traveling Abroad Lack Key Vaccinations Americans Unaware They Have Chronic Kidney Disease Americans Unhappy With Health Insurance Americans Want Health Care Via Their Smartphones Americans Want Medicare to Cover Obesity Treatment Americans Want Online Access to Doctors Americans With Chronic Ills Put Off Health Care Americans With Disabilities Act's 20th Anniversary Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control Americans Worry About Getting Alzheimer's Americans' Blood Triglyceride Levels Dropping Americans' Eating Habits Worsen Americans' Fears of Ebola May Be Fading, Poll Americans' Gut Bacteria Lack Diversity Americans' Longer Life Equals Poorer Health 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? 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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 and Early Death in Parkinson's 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 When Pregnant Harm Newborns Antipsychotic Drugs, Ups Odds for Diabetes Antipsychotic Medications Antipsychotic Meds Not That Helpful for Depression Antipsychotics Deadlier Than Thought With Dementia Antipsychotics Don't Ease Delirium Antipsychotics Help Cut Crime Rate: Study Antipsychotics in Pregnancy Risky for Newborns Antipsychotics Linked to Lower Brain Volume 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? 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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 U.S. Hospitals Prepared for Ebola? Are Vacuum Cleaners Bad for Your Health? Are Vaginal Germs Linked to Preemie Birth? Are We Exercising Pain Away? Not So Much Are We Finally Outsmarting the MRSA Superbug? Are We Overdoing Salt Restrictions? Are We Programmed to Overeat in Winter? Are We Taking Some Medicines for Too Long? Are We Winning the Fight Against Melanoma? Are Women More Likely to Survive Cardiac Arrest? Are Women the Key to Unlocking Alzheimer's? Are Working Moms Healthier and Happier? Are You a Mosquito Magnet? Are You a Secret Santa or a Grinch? Are You at Risk for Macular Degeneration? Are You Eating Enough 'Powerhouse' Vegetables? Are You Getting Burned by Your Sunscreen? Are You Musical or Tone Deaf? Genes May Be Key Are You Stressing Your Heart? 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Asthma Control Still Poor Asthma Control: Know Your Score Asthma Drug Could Speed MS Treatment Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives Asthma Drug Ruling Asthma Drug Shown to Stunt Growth Asthma Drug Use in Infants Linked to Stunted 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 if Grandma Smoked While Pregnant Asthma in Kids Linked to Traffic, Dust Asthma in Women, Asthma in Pregnancy Asthma Increases Adult Suicide Risk? 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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 Autoimmune Diseases Tied to Eating Disorders Autoimmune Drugs in Pregnancy Up Newborn Infection Autoinjector Version of MS Drug Approved Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Automatic External Defibrillators Recalled Autopsy and Organ Donation Autopsy May Offer Clues to Brain Trauma Autopsy on Whole Body? Autopsy Results: Intra-Abdominal Hemorrhage Autopsy: Does everyone get an autopsy? 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