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Wives' Higher Education May Not Affect Divorce Rate
Couples with equal levels of academic achievement less likely to split than if husbands have more, study finds
Don't Let Kids Drink Pool Water
Expert offers tips for spotting chlorine poisoning, bacterial infection, secondary drowning in kids
Diet Changes Can Alter Gut Bacteria, Study Says
Researchers monitored stool samples of two people for a year
Rhymes Reveal Evidence of Learning in the Womb
By third trimester, unborn babies respond to rhymes recited by their mothers, research shows
Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise Among Young Adults, Study Finds
HPV is the main culprit, but vaccination can reduce the risk, experts say
Most Adults Are Members of 'Clean Plate Club'
Study shows they finish 92 percent of what's on their plates, kids eat just 59 percent
The 'Hobby Lobby Ruling' and What It Means for U.S. Health Care
Some predict challenges to medical practices that conflict with religious beliefs; others dismiss such scenarios as alarmist
Lymphoma Treatment May Harm, Halt Men's Sperm Production
But most men regain their fertility within two years of final treatment, researchers add
Distractions Seem More Troublesome With Age
Seniors scored worse on tests than young adults, study says
Health Tip: Easing Headache Pain
Use an ice pack or heat wrap
Human Brain Has Coping Mechanism for Dehydration
The mind preserves oxygen to protect itself from the effects of too little fluid, research shows
Bacteria in Semen May Affect HIV Transmission, Levels: Study
As natural bacterial 'diversity' lessened, HIV viral load increased in infected men, researchers say
Teenage Boys Want Intimacy, Not Just Sex, Survey Finds
Small study revealed most younger males more interested in closeness, trust with a girl
Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy
They're more likely to change their children's diet than encourage exercise, study finds
Female Triathletes May Face Health Problems Such as Incontinence
Doctors should be alert for pelvic floor disorders, researcher says
Is Coffee Aggravating Your Hot Flashes?
Researchers suggest women skip caffeine if they're bothered by menopausal symptoms
Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier
Special incentives encourage consumption of fruits and vegetables, study says
Health Tip: Keep Youngsters Outside the Pool
To help prevent drowning
Many Kids With Medicaid Use ER as Doctor's Office: CDC
Pediatrician says many physicians won't accept the publicly funded insurance plan
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
Agency urges doctors to recommend it along with other routine immunizations
Young Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders?
Study suggests link between early reading skills and later intelligence
Study Links Shift Work to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
Researchers cite many possible reasons for the effect, including hormonal changes
Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests
Odds of dying prematurely 50 percent higher in adults who'd lost a parent in childhood, researchers report
Health Tip: Eating for Your Age
Suggestions for men in their 60s
Acetaminophen May Not Help Against Back Pain, Study Contends
The common pain reliever, best known as Tylenol, showed no effect in Australian trial
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