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As Pot Use Rises, Teens' Grades May Fall: Study
Occasional use might not have impact, but heavy users had lower test scores, researchers found
Health Tip: Using a Pacifier to Soothe Baby
Make sure the infant really doesn't want to eat instead
Beware Claims That Activated Charcoal Can Cure Gut Troubles
Doctors say one man developed colitis after detox treatment, though cause is unclear
Airborne Transmission of Ebola Highly Unlikely, Experts Say
No threat foreseen from public sniffles, coughs
Doctors Often Unaware Their Patients Have Catheters
Small tubes reduce needle sticks, but can increase infection risk if left too long
Experts Predict 'Catastrophic' Ebola Epidemic in West Africa If Aid Delayed
Yale team foresees 90,000 deaths in one Liberian county alone by Dec. 15
Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later
Girls' risk of being overweight may be more than tripled, study finds
Nearly 1 in 3 U.S. Babies Delivered by C-Section, Study Finds
But cesarean rates vary widely across the country
Health Tip: Coping With Chronic Pain
Follow a healthy lifestyle
Study Finds Kidney Stones Linked to Weakened Bones
People with the obstructions were at higher odds for breaks and fractures, researchers say
U.S. Ranks Last Among Wealthy Nations in Access to Health Care
Survey conducted prior to implementation of Affordable Care Act, however
Americans Show Distrust of Medical Profession in Survey
But many were happy with their own doctors, researchers report
All People Returning From Ebola-Stricken Countries to Be Tracked
Travelers will have to take own temperatures, report to local health departments for 21-day incubation period
Where Ebola Battles Are Won
Four special U.S. medical centers are first-line treatment choices, but many local hospitals up to the challenge, experts say
Many Americans in Debt, Bankruptcy Paying for Cancer Care
Others cut back on food, medicines trying to cover costs, studies found
Mutations Linked to Blood Cancers Rise With Age, Study Shows
Still, these diseases occur in less than 0.1 percent of elderly Americans, researchers say
Discussing Ebola: Children Feel Safe, Calm When Adults Do, Too
Be prepared with appropriate answers for the inevitable questions, experts say
Health Tip: Breast-feeding With Diabetes
Potential benefits for both mom and baby
Y Chromosome Loss May Predict Earlier Death for Men
Risk of cancer appears to rise with depletion, study finds
Fertility Treatments Aren't Significantly Linked to Birth Defects
Expectant parents can be reassured by findings, researchers say
Health Tip: Anxiety Can Affect Your Health
Symptoms to watch for
Recalled Supplements Linger on U.S. Store Shelves, Study Finds
Researchers say many products with banned substances for sale six months later
Study Finds U.S. Diets Still Contain Too Many Bad Fats
Americans need fewer trans and saturated fats, and more omega-3 fatty acids
Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report
But experts find the study too small, problem too rare to be of concern
Depression After Heart Attack May Be More Common for Women
Researcher believes issue has been 'largely unnoticed'
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