Diabetes and the Endocrine System in the News

Number of Young Non-Smokers Who Tried E-Cigs Tripled in 2 Years

08/25/2014 - CDC report also finds that teens who used the devices were more likely to say they would try smoking

Mental Decline a Risk Factor for Stroke, Study Suggests

08/25/2014 - Link may lie in impaired blood circulation to the brain, researchers say

Bullying Starts Before School Years Begin, Study Finds

08/25/2014 - And obese boys more likely to be both bully and bullied than slimmer peers, researchers report

Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries

08/25/2014 - For age-related meniscus tears, physical therapy and meds may work as well as arthroscopy

Start School Later for Older Kids, Pediatricians Urge

08/25/2014 - Opening bell should be no earlier than 8:30, says Academy of Pediatrics

Today's Parents Less Able to Spot Obesity in Their Kids: Study

08/25/2014 - Research suggests they aren't recognizing overweight in children as readily as they did in years past

E-Cigarettes Should Be Regulated Like Tobacco: American Heart Association

08/25/2014 - Group's policy statement also calls for ban on marketing, sales to young people

Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations

08/25/2014 - American Academy of Pediatrics urges fluoride use on first teeth to prevent decay

Health Highlights: Aug. 25, 2014

08/25/2014 -

Health Tip: Manage Stress to Keep Diabetes in Check

08/25/2014 - Get regular exercise

Obama Administration Offers New Rules for Religious Objections to Health Care Law

08/25/2014 - Employees of companies opposed to contraception coverage would get products through a 3rd party

Health Tip: Teaching Your Child About Food Allergies

08/25/2014 - Communicate the warning signs

What Parents Need to Know About Sports Participation

08/24/2014 - Carefully assess the school's athletic program, expert advises

Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules

08/23/2014 - Expert offers advice on how to help kids adjust to earlier bedtimes

Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

08/22/2014 - Dietitian shares shopping guidelines

One Part of the Brain Doesn't Age, Study Suggests

08/22/2014 - Spatial attention skills don't seem to decline over time

With Kids in School, Parents Can Work Out

08/22/2014 - Include exercise in your weekly calendar of commitments, fitness expert says

Neutering Project Curbed Feral Cat Population

08/22/2014 - Rates of impoundment, euthanasia dropped dramatically in targeted area, study says

Cosmetic Eye Procedure May Ease Migraines, Small Study Says

08/22/2014 - Eyelid surgery may help treat severe headaches, but not everyone's convinced

Many Americans Harbor Unfounded Fears About Ebola Outbreak: Survey

08/22/2014 - Misconceptions surround how the virus is transmitted, likelihood of disease spreading in United States