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Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study
But keeping blood pressure in check does, researchers say
Cyberbullying Seems to Ramp Up in Middle School
Effective prevention strategies must not be 'one-size-fits-all,' researcher says
More Schools Stocking Shots That Counter Serious Allergic Reactions
Having epinephrine auto-injectors on hand can save lives, advocates say
FDA Approves Another Weekly Injectable Drug for Type 2 Diabetes
Trulicity helps lower blood sugar levels when used alone or with other medications, agency says
Trulicity Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
New drug helps regulate blood sugar
Adults Over 45 Not Meeting U.S. Muscle Strengthening Guidelines, Study Says
Less than one-quarter follow recommendations
Avian Flu In Harbor Seals Could Infect People
Mutations to the virus might allow it to spread, researchers say.
Some U.S. Troops May Face Greater Skin Cancer Risk
Soldiers might not have regular access to sunscreen, research reveals
Do Greener Neighborhoods Produce Healthier Babies?
Fewer preemies and small babies delivered when moms live near trees, grass, study says
Oral Health in Women of Childbearing Age Needs Improvement
Large disparity in dental care, U.S. government research shows
Scientists Spot How Bacterial Pneumonia Damages the Heart
A vaccine, and the right antibiotic, may guard against a direct attack on heart cells, researchers say
Brain Structure Might Help Predict Risky Behavior
Study finds people with greater volume in one brain region are more likely to take risks involving money
Research Shows Possible Neurological Patterns for PTSD Symptoms
Imaging shows brain receptor linked to emotion also has ties to some trauma symptoms
Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don't Seem to Prevent Cataracts
Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds
Health Tip: Losing Weight After Baby
Give your body time to recover first
Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC
Vaccine is safe, effective for those 6 months and older, experts say
Grief Can Weigh on Immune System in Older Folks, Study Says
Those who are bereaved may be more likely to develop infections, researchers suggest
New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report
Latest count suggests outbreak in West Africa is starting to spread as fast as health experts had feared
Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery
Study finds infection, other complications more likely for patients with difficult lives
Study: Exposure to Diversity Might Boost Baby's Social Skills
Hearing different languages early in life could help reduce bias, researchers say
FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use
Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular 'Low T' products
One Dose of Antidepressant Changes Brain Connections, Study Says
Researchers eventually hope to predict who will respond to a drug and who won't
Artificial Sweeteners May Raise Blood Sugar Levels: Study
Scientists saw changes in helpful gut bacteria, which can affect some people's ability to process glucose
'Biospleen' Suggests New Way to Treat Blood Infection
But more research needed before blood-cleansing device is used on humans to treat sepsis
Researchers Discover How Bacteria Resist Antibiotics in Hospitals
Spotting infected patients, disinfecting hospitals key to curbing spread of resistant bacteria, experts say
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