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Walking, Biking to Work Seems to Have Mental Health Benefits
Active commuters less stressed, better able to concentrate than those who drive, research shows
Heart Attack Patients Face Greater Death Risk if Any Treatment Step Missed: Study
British researchers outline 9 critical components of hospital care
Male Pattern Baldness Tied to Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests
Testosterone might be the link between the two, but more research needed to prove a connection
New Gene Variants for Prostate Cancer Identified
23 new variants associated with increased risk of the disease, study shows
Study Ties Multiple Births to Higher Costs, Complications
Researchers suggest limiting embryo transfers during infertility treatments
Health Tip: Reduce Your Child's Risk of Ear Infection
Wash hands often
Kids Prescribed Antibiotics Twice as Often as Needed, Study Finds
More than 11 million prescriptions may be unnecessary, researchers say
Kids' Severe Respiratory Virus Confirmed in Northeast
Health officials urge good hygiene to limit exposure to Enterovirus D68
Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC
Narcotic painkillers, addiction medications and sedatives top the list
Chest Radiation May Help Fight Some Advanced Lung Cancers: Study
Added to chemo, it lowered recurrence rates, improved survival, researchers report
Blood Pressure Seems to Stay Lower Longer in Fitter Men
Study suggests heart-healthy exercise may keep blood vessels more flexible
Heart Docs Don't Recommend Routine ECGs for Young Athletes
Detailed history, examination can reveal teens' risk for sudden death, experts say
Not Everyone With Alzheimer's-Linked Protein Develops Dementia: Study
Some brains appear to compensate for build-up of destructive beta-amyloid plaque, research suggests
Study Sees Differences in Brain Connections of Kids With ADHD
Important networks that control behavior are slower to link up, scans show
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
Hog Workers May Bring Drug-Resistant Bacteria Home
Almost half persistently tested positive for livestock-linked germs, small study finds
Health Tip: Add Iron to Your Diet During Pregnancy
Suggestions for what to eat
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
Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan
Schools must be well prepared to deal with life-threatening reactions, researchers caution
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