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Concussion Recovery Can Reverse After Return to Activity, Study Shows
Expert and researcher say the findings highlight need for slow return to playing field
Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
But booster shots and second doses lag for 2-year-olds, report finds
Parents' Fights May Strain Bonds With Their Kids
On days that mom and dad argue, they treat their children differently, study finds
Could Too Much Salt Harm MS Patients?
Researchers find a link but say it's too soon to recommend reducing sodium intake
Donated Livers Not Harmed by Travel Distances, Study Finds
Broader organ sharing in U.S. will result in more air travel, researchers say
California Trees Harbor Fungus Deadly to People With HIV
A 13-year-old's science fair project helped the discovery along, researchers say
Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. Says
World Health Organization unveils $489 million plan to combat the outbreak in West Africa
Gene Research Yields Insights Into Ebola Virus
Strain tied to West Africa outbreak has mutated hundreds of times, and only spreads among humans
Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21
16-year-olds should get more than 8 hours of shuteye a night to help avoid obesity, research says
Electrical Pulses to Scalp May Boost Memory: Study
But years of research remain before this therapy could treat brain disorders, experts say
Health Tip: Eating When You're Not Hungry
Things that may spur unhealthy habit
Young Driver's Gender May Play Role in Timing, Type of Crash
When, where crash happened affected by whether male or female was behind the wheel, study finds
Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?
New study discounts pills' link to autism, but suggests ties to ADHD
Scientists 'Rewrite' Bad Memories in Mice
Manipulation of brain cells can switch negative emotions to positive ones, researchers say
Study: Young Adults Who Had Depression Have 'Hyper-Connected' Brain Networks
Finding might help predict, prevent and treat the disorder, researchers say
MERS Virus Doesn't Seem to Spread Easily, Study Finds
5 percent chance of getting it, while experts cite a 25 percent chance of catching flu
Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects Blood Pressure
Researchers also report blood-pressure drug works well at sea level but not at great heights
Light Therapy a Good Option for Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions, Study Says
But it's more painful, time consuming than common treatment, dermatologist notes
Polyp Removal Doesn't Always Signal Raised Colon Cancer Risk, Study Says
Findings suggest doctors may repeat colonoscopies unnecessarily
Health Tip: Preparing for the First Day of School
Reinforce the positives
Lack of Protective Gear Leaves Medics at Risk in Ebola Outbreak: Study
Researchers report shortages of gloves, masks existed in Liberia, Sierra Leone years before latest epidemic
Ban Indoor Use of E-Cigarettes, U.N. Health Agency Says
Recommendation comes a day after similar calls for regulation by American Heart Association
Steer Clear of Dietary Supplements for Concussions: FDA
Agency warns that no evidence supports claims of faster recovery from a head injury
Diet, Exercise Counseling Urged for Overweight Americans With Heart Risks
Task force guidelines could apply to half of U.S. adults
2 Cases Suggest Stem Cell Transplant Might Ease 'Stiff Person' Syndrome
Rare condition causes 'tin soldier' gait, uncontrolled muscle spasms, researchers say
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