Diabetes and the Endocrine System in the News

Scientists Grow, Implant Human Intestinal Tissue in Mice

10/19/2014 - Research may provide model to study digestive diseases, future treatments

U.S. Preparing Tighter Infection Controls for Ebola Patients: Report

10/19/2014 - Among the recommendations: full body suits so no skin is showing

Obama Urges Calm in Ebola Scare, Opposes Travel Ban

10/18/2014 - Government's moves must be 'guided by science,' he says

Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods

10/18/2014 - Study finds easy access to nutritious fare important for successful weight loss

Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes

10/17/2014 - Identifying problems may prevent sudden cardiac arrest, new guidelines suggest

Two-Pronged Program Looks Best for Helping Smokers Quit

10/17/2014 - Behavioral counseling plus medication beats other strategies, study finds

Dads Face Guilt About Workouts, Just Like Moms Do

10/17/2014 - Both parents tend to view exercise as a selfish behavior that takes up family time, researcher says

WHO Admits Botched Response to Ebola in Africa

10/17/2014 - Incompetent staff blamed in internal memo from U.N. health agency, news service reports

U.S. Kids Use ADHD Meds More During School Year

10/17/2014 - Researchers suggest this may be to boost academic achievement

Upbeat Walking Style Might Lift Your Mood

10/17/2014 - Negativity less likely in people with a positive gait, study says

Vitamin D Might Help Kids With Eczema

10/17/2014 - Researchers saw some improvement in winter-related symptoms

Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds

10/17/2014 - People who ate out a lot also had worse cholesterol levels than those who dined at home

Health Highlights: Oct. 17, 2014

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Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids

10/17/2014 - Access to care might play a role, researcher says

Obama Appoints 'Ebola Czar'

10/17/2014 - Ron Klain, a trusted White House adviser, has a reputation for handling political challenges

Family Acceptance Key to Curbing Teen Suicides, Study Shows

10/17/2014 - Validation by peers also decreased likelihood of self-harm

Peak Pain Level Main Factor in Negative Childbirth Memories: Study

10/17/2014 - Length of labor didn't seem to influence recollections of pain, researchers found

Older Antibiotic Still Works Against Staph Infections, Study Finds

10/17/2014 - Vancomycin safe and effective, doctors should not turn to newer antibiotics, researchers say

Health Tip: Enjoy Your Coffee, But ...

10/17/2014 - Don't overdo the sweeteners and added fats

Health Tip: Watch Your Family's Portion Sizes

10/17/2014 - Use smaller plates and bowls