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AHA News: Is the New 'Fasting' Diet Trend Healthy? - 2019-03-22
"According to Krista Varady, an associate professor of nutrition at the University of Illinois at Chicago, there are several types of intermittent fasting, including one meal per day, the 5/2 method, which involves five feast days and two days with restricted calories, and alternate-day fasting." More

Could the U.S. Mail Deliver Better Colon Cancer Screening Rates? - 2019-03-22
"No one likes to get a colonoscopy, but new research suggests that mailing at-home colon cancer tests to folks who are overdue for their checks might prompt them to get screened." More

Is There a Safer Choice Than Opioids After a C-Section? - 2019-03-22
"Expectant moms often try to plan as many aspects of their upcoming delivery as they can. But one thing they might not consider is what type of pain relief they will choose if they need to have a C-section." More

Abuse in Childhood Tied to Brain Changes and Later Depression - 2019-03-21
"Abuse during childhood can cause structural changes in the brain that increase a person's risk of severe and recurrent depression, a new study reveals." More

Pesticides Tied to Autism Risk in Kids - 2019-03-21
"Children who are exposed to common pesticides, either while in the womb or in the first year of life, may be more likely to develop autism, a new study suggests." More

Attention, Seniors: Drink More Water and Head Off Disease - 2019-03-21
"Not drinking enough water is a common but under-recognized problem among American seniors that puts their health at risk, researchers say." More

AHA News: Culture, Paycheck, Neighborhood Key to Your Heart's Health - 2019-03-21
"Social determinants of health are factors that influence where and how people live, learn, work and play. They provide context to a person's life and can play just as big of a role in affecting health as medications and physical lifestyle changes." More

Health Tip: Signs of Learning Disabilities - 2019-03-21
"Difficulty reading and writing is common for children and does not always indicate a learning disability." More

Strengthening Family Ties Through Online Gaming - 2019-03-21
"Researchers at Concordia University in Montreal found that playing social network games, through Facebook for instance, offers family members a fun, common topic of conversation, and creates shared experiences, even though there's often no direct communication." More

Eye-Soothing Tips for Computer Users - 2019-03-20
"Screens: They're at work, at home and even in the palm of your hand. But stare too long at them and your eyes -- and mind -- could pay a price, experts warn." More

Risk of Psychosis Varies With ADHD Meds, But Still Small: Study - 2019-03-20
"Stimulant drugs used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) carry a small risk of a psychotic episode, but it appears to vary depending on which medication young people use, a new study finds." More

Why Men Won't Mention Suicidal Thoughts to Their Doctor - 2019-03-20
"Men may avoid talking with doctors about suicidal thoughts because they fear psychiatric hospitalization, researchers say." More

Walk, Dance, Clean: Even a Little Activity Helps You Live Longer - 2019-03-20
"Want a reason to get out of your comfy armchair? Even low levels of regular physical activity -- brisk walking, dancing or gardening -- can reduce your risk of premature death, a new study finds." More

Health Tip: Diet Myths and Facts - 2019-03-20
"Navigating weight loss information can be daunting. Many popular beliefs are only partly true, MedlinePlus says." More

Reworked Nasal Flu Vaccine Looks Good for Kids, Pediatricians' Group Says - 2019-03-20
"Good news for kids: Next flu season, you can avoid a painful needle jab and get the nasal vaccine spray instead, according to a leading U.S. pediatricians' group." More

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