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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
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
Health Tip: Preparing for the First Day of School
Reinforce the positives
Even Normal-Weight Teens Can Have Dangerous Eating Disorders, Study Finds
Researchers saw a nearly 6-fold rise in patients who met all criteria of anorexia except being underweight
2 Cases Suggest Stem Cell Transplant Might Ease 'Stiff Person' Syndrome
Rare condition causes 'tin soldier' gait, uncontrolled muscle spasms, researchers say
Deep Brain Stimulation Safe for Older Parkinson's Patients: Study
Rates of complications did not rise with age, researchers report
Heart Studies Don't Reflect Real-World Patients, Study Finds
Participants are healthier, possibly skewing results
Hormone Might Help Preemies' Brains
But one expert says more evidence on EPO is needed
Playing Video Game May Boost MS Patients' Balance: Study
Research suggests regular use of Wii accessory might rewire the brain
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
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
When It Comes to a Growing Child, the Brain Comes First
Needs of the developing human brain trump physical growth, research suggests
Ban Indoor Use of E-Cigarettes, U.N. Health Agency Says
Recommendation comes a day after similar calls for regulation by American Heart Association
Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries
For age-related meniscus tears, physical therapy and meds may work as well as arthroscopy
E-Cigarettes Should Be Regulated Like Tobacco: American Heart Association
Group's policy statement also calls for ban on marketing, sales to young people
Number of Young Non-Smokers Who Tried E-Cigs Tripled in 2 Years
CDC report also finds that teens who used the devices were more likely to say they would try smoking
Health Tip: Manage Stress to Keep Diabetes in Check
Get regular exercise
Bullying Starts Before School Years Begin, Study Finds
And obese boys more likely to be both bully and bullied than slimmer peers, researchers report
Today's Parents Less Able to Spot Obesity in Their Kids: Study
Research suggests they aren't recognizing overweight in children as readily as they did in years past
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