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A Good Night's Sleep May Mean a Good Day's Work
Too much, too little slumber linked to raised number of sick days, researchers say
American Ebola Patient Gets Appetite Back
Doctors at Nebraska hospital where Dr. Rick Sacra is being treated said he has eaten ice cream
Scientists Watch Imagination at Work in the Brain
Activity is centered in the hippocampus, but in a way that's distinct from simply remembering
New Myelin Loss Linked to MS Severity: Study
Brain scans show gray matter damage associated with advanced form of disease
Stem Cell Research Offers Clues About Schizophrenia
Findings could point to new drugs for the brain disorder, researchers say
Sunny Skies Tied to Suicide Rates
Austrian researchers find short-term sunshine increases risk, longer-term lowers it
Health Tip: Add Iron to Your Diet During Pregnancy
Suggestions for what to eat
Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan
Schools must be well prepared to deal with life-threatening reactions, researchers caution
Combo Diabetes Therapy Outperforms Other Treatments, Study Finds
Patients with type 2 disease were less likely to gain weight, suffer dangerous drops in blood sugar levels
Hog Workers May Bring Drug-Resistant Bacteria Home
Almost half persistently tested positive for livestock-linked germs, small study finds
Study: Undiagnosed Sleep Disorders Common With Multiple Sclerosis
Lack of shuteye could affect disease progression, researchers caution
Salty Foods May Double Smokers' Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis
About half of raised risk from tobacco tied to interaction with too much sodium, study finds
The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids
Trying to protect children from source of anxiety may make things worse, researchers say
Traffic Pollution Linked to Higher Levels of Obesity Hormone
Findings could help explain association between dirty air, risk for heart disease, researchers say
'Fat Shaming' Doesn't Motivate Obese People to Lose Weight: Study
This type of discrimination may actually lead to weight gain, researchers say
FDA Approves New Obesity Drug
Contrave combines two existing drugs that treat addiction and depression
Novel Weight-Loss Drug Is Approved
For obese people or overweight people with weight-related health condition
Obese People May Be More Vulnerable to Food Cues
Eating might be less rewarding and more habitual for them, research suggests
American Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to Infected Health-Care Colleague
The hope is antibodies in the survivor's blood will help fight the often deadly virus in the recipient
Aggressive People May Process Violence's Impact Differently
Brain scans revealed varying effects of watching hostile actions in the media
Health Tip: If Your Child Can't Sleep
Signs you should alert the pediatrician
Golden Retriever Study Sniffs for Cancer Clues
Researchers enrolling 3,000 dogs to learn about risk factors for canine disease
Physical Activity May Boost School Performance, Especially for Boys
Walking, bicycling to school linked to better reading scores in study
Advanced Dementia Patients Often Given Unhelpful Meds: Study
Unnecessary prescriptions lead to more side effects, costs for nursing home residents, experts say
Diabetics Face Much Greater Risk of Heart Damage, Study Says
Ultra-sensitive test detects trouble even with normal cholesterol, researchers find
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