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Dogs May Ease a Child's Fears - 2015-11-30
"Kids with pets in the home were less likely to test positive for anxiety than those without, study found" More

Could Your 'Holiday Blues' Be Seasonal Affective Disorder? - 2015-11-29
"This form of depression runs in families, expert says." More

Why You Need Flexibility Exercises - 2015-11-28
"Some joints lose up to half their motion with age, expert says." More

Assessing Health Issues of Child Refugees - 2015-11-27
"Medical profiles of children from different countries are important to understand, researcher says." More

Bullies May Face Higher Odds of Eating Disorders: Study - 2015-11-27
"Risk of anorexia or bulimia significantly higher than for kids not involved in bullying." More

Buckle Up in the Backseat, Experts Advise - 2015-11-27
"About 400 deaths a year might be prevented if more people wore rear seatbelts." More

Health Tip: Keeping Anger in Check - 2015-11-27
"Learn to maintain your cool " More

Sweat to Help Reduce Your Risk for Prostate Cancer - 2015-11-27
"Vigorous exercise, nutritious diet lower odds for deadly forms of the disease, research suggests." More

Frequent Heartburn May Signal More Serious Digestive Problem - 2015-11-26
"Could be gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and treatments can help, expert says." More

Low-Quality Evidence for Methylphenidate in ADHD - 2015-11-25
"Clinicians prescribing methylphenidate for treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and teens must weigh the benefits and adverse effects in the context of low-quality evidence, according to the authors of a review published online Nov. 25 in The Cochrane Library." More

Those in Their 50s Now Largest Group Battling Addiction to Narcotics: Study - 2015-11-25
"Big jump also seen in those aged 60 and older needing treatment for painkiller, heroin abuse." More

Melatonin May Improve Sleep in Children With Atopic Dermatitis - 2015-11-25
"Melatonin might improve sleep patterns for children with atopic dermatitis, according to research published online Nov. 16 in JAMA Pediatrics." More

CDC: PrEP Rx Needs to Increase for Optimal HIV Prevention - 2015-11-25
"Too few Americans who are at risk for HIV infection are taking Truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) -- a daily pill that could protect them against the virus, and health care providers must help boost patient awareness and use of the drug, federal health officials report." More

Early-Stage Cervical CA Diagnoses in Young Women Up Since ACA - 2015-11-25
"More early-stage cervical cancers have been diagnosed among young U.S. women since a key provision of the Affordable Care Act went into effect, according to a research letter published in the Nov. 24 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association." More

No Direct Survival Effect for Moderate Drinking in Seniors - 2015-11-25
"For older adults, light-to-moderate drinking does not have a protective effect on mortality after adjustment for health status and physical activity, according to a study published online Nov. 23 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society." More

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