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'Smartphone Slouching' More Serious Than It Sounds
view post ‘Smartphone Slouching’ More Serious Than It Sounds

The national survey, published Oct. 9, asked respondents their level of concern about eye strain, carpal tunnel and other potential

Home-Cooked Meals Linked to Lower PFAS in the Body
view post Home-Cooked Meals Linked to Lower PFAS in the Body

People who tended to eat more fresh food and food prepared at home had slightly, but measurably lower levels of

Humans May Possess Ability to Regrow Cartilage
view post Humans May Possess Ability to Regrow Cartilage

The researchers are calling it the “inner salamander capacity.”

$8 Billion Award in Risperdal Lawsuit
view post $8 Billion Award in Risperdal Lawsuit

Johnson & Johnson said the award is “excessive and unfounded” and that it would take immediate action to overturn it,

Head, Neck Melanomas Show Alarming Rise in Young Americans
view post Head, Neck Melanomas Show Alarming Rise in Young Americans

Researchers found that the incidence of head and neck melanoma rose nearly 4% a year from 1995 to 2001, and

Cancer Screenings You Might Be Missing
view post Cancer Screenings You Might Be Missing

Most women know about mammograms and physical exams to check for early signs of breast cancer, but many may not

Your Pregnancy Depression Risk
view post Your Pregnancy Depression Risk

Depression during pregnancy is still often overlooked, even though it happens just as frequently as the postpartum variety.

Sugar Binges and Crashes
view post Sugar Binges and Crashes

Researchers note a loss of sensitivity to the hormone that regulates appetite and fat storage in obese children. Does this

Cancer and the Workplace
view post Cancer and the Workplace

If you’ve just learned you have cancer, you probably want to tell those closest to you. But what about your

Common Cancers in Men
view post Common Cancers in Men

For men, the top four cancers, after prostate cancer, are lung, colorectal, bladder, and melanoma, an oncologist says. Here’s what

Combating cat allergies: how to tame reactions to furry friends
view post Combating cat allergies: how to tame reactions to furry friends

A company in Switzerland recently published research citing positive outcomes for a new vaccine that would protect against cat allergies.

view post Curly Pasta & Zucchini Bake

Skip the meat tonight with this hearty pasta and vegetable bake. An easy weeknight dinner that is just as good

view post Controversial New Report Recommends Eating Red, Processed Meat. The Science Says Otherwise

In a series of new reviews and guidelines published last week in the Annals of Internal Medicine, a panel of

Aspirin, Antihistamines: Kids Often Use OTC Drugs in Suicide Attempts
view post Aspirin, Antihistamines: Kids Often Use OTC Drugs in Suicide Attempts

Antidepressants, antipsychotics and antihistamines were also common choices, the researchers added.

Cause of Paralyzing Illness in Kids Remains Elusive
view post Cause of Paralyzing Illness in Kids Remains Elusive

For several years, the CDC has been investigating the condition, called acute flaccid myelitis (AFM). It’s a rare disease that

Many ICU Admissions May Be Preventable, Large Study Suggests
view post Many ICU Admissions May Be Preventable, Large Study Suggests

As many as 1 in 6 of the ICU admissions could have been avoided, the researchers found.

view post Can You Detox Your Lungs?

If you have or are at risk for a lung condition such as COPD, you may have heard about ways

Sia Has Chronic Pain Due to Neurological Disease
view post Sia Has Chronic Pain Due to Neurological Disease

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome affects connective tissues that support the skin, bones, blood vessels and other organs and tissues, according to the

Actor Diahann Carroll Dies at 84
view post Actor Diahann Carroll Dies at 84

Carroll was a pioneer in Hollywood and became one of the first female black actors to start in a television

Trying to Conceive? Both Dad and Mom Should Give Up Drinking in Months Before
view post Trying to Conceive? Both Dad and Mom Should Give Up Drinking in Months Before

If would-be moms and dads drink in the three months before pregnancy, and if mom drinks during the first trimester,