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Many Gay Men Suffer Domestic Abuse: Study - 2018-07-16
"In a sobering finding that shows women aren't the only victims of domestic violence, researchers report that nearly half of men in same-sex couples have suffered some form of abuse at the hands of their partner." More

Health Tip: Map Your Way to Better Health - 2018-07-16
"Today's ever-stressful lifestyles demand techniques to cultivate your healthiest self." More

On-the-Job Stress Relief - 2018-07-16
"Now, research points to even more benefits from taking a workday walk: boosting your mood and relieving job stress." More

When Does Your Child's Headache Call for a Doctor Visit? - 2018-07-16
"Headaches are common in children and teens, but many parents aren't sure when to seek professional help for their child, a new survey finds." More

Opioids Given Too Easily to Children: Study - 2018-07-16
"Many children are prescribed powerful opioid painkillers they don't really need, putting them and those around them at risk, a new study shows." More

Many Young Kids Not Screened for Developmental Delays - 2018-07-13
"Doctors are supposed to screen young children to see if they're learning basic skills. But only 17 percent of kids get this critical testing in some places in the United States, a new study finds." More

1 in 9 U.S. Adults Over 45 Reports Memory Problems - 2018-07-13
"If you're middle-aged and you think you're losing your memory, you're not alone, a new U.S. government report shows." More

Are Concussions Tougher on Athletes With ADHD? - 2018-07-12
"oung athletes with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) might be at higher risk of developing depression and anxiety symptoms after a concussion, a preliminary study suggests." More

Researchers Probe Part of Brain Where Autism Might Begin - 2018-07-12
"The underpinnings of autism may lie in an unexpected part of the brain, a small study suggests." More

Virtual Reality Therapy Edges Out Fear of Heights - 2018-07-12
"Too terrified to scale a mountain peak or travel to the top floor of a skyscraper? Does even the sight of a tall ladder make you break out in sweat?" More

New Guidelines Mean Almost 800,000 More U.S. Kids Have High Blood Pressure - 2018-07-12
"The bad news: New hypertension guidelines issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 2017 lowered the threshold for a diagnosis of high blood pressure in those under 19 years of age, and that means 795,000 more children are now classified as having the condition than before." More

Health Tip: If You're 45 or Older, Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer - 2018-07-12
"The American Cancer Society's new colorectal cancer screening guidelines recommend that people at average risk start screening at age 45. " More

Half of Americans Trying to Slim Down - 2018-07-12
"In a country where four out of 10 adults are obese, it's probably good news that half of U.S. adults say they've recently tried to shed some pounds." More

FDA Slaps Stronger Warnings on Potent Class of Antibiotics - 2018-07-11
"A powerful class of antibiotics will now come with stronger safety warnings about dangerous drops in blood sugar and neurological side effects that can include delirium and memory problems, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday." More

Health Tip: Traveling With a Disability - 2018-07-11
"Traveling with someone with a disability may seem daunting, but things are likely to go a lot smoother with some preparation." More

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