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Depression, Weapons May Be More Common for Bullied Teens

04/27/2015 - Cyber abuse often causes more damage than face-to-face nastiness, researcher says

MRI May Help Gauge Stroke Risk in Those With Irregular Heartbeat

04/27/2015 - People with atrial fibrillation could benefit, experts say

Doctors Say Head Lice Should Not Bar Kids From School

04/27/2015 - American Academy of Pediatrics also gives advice on best medicines to treat infestation

HPV Vaccine Produces Early Benefits for Teen Girls: Study

04/27/2015 - Risk of precancerous changes dropped 44 percent several years after immunization

Pediatricians Issue New Guidelines for Hospital Release of Newborns

04/27/2015 - Doctors should consider baby's health, as well as family readiness and support

Health Tip: Smoking Affects Your Heart

04/27/2015 - It increases the risk of heart disease

Health Tip: Needing Folic Acid

04/27/2015 - Here's who should take the supplement

More U.S. Newborns Enduring Drug Withdrawal: Study

04/27/2015 - Number of babies in intensive care for addiction treatment four times higher than a decade ago

Just 1 Hour of Daily TV Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk, Study Suggests

04/27/2015 - Odds increased nearly 50 percent with 60 minutes or more of daily screen time

More Than 1 in 10 Teens Has Tried E-Cigarettes, Study Finds

04/27/2015 - Use of the devices highest among older teens and males

Teens With History of Self-Poisoning Face Greater Suicide Risk

04/27/2015 - Study finds odds as much as 30 times higher, even years later

Phone-Focused Parents a Danger to Their Kids at Playground

04/27/2015 - This distraction raises odds of child injuries, study finds

Young Brains May Gain Skills When Parents Read to Kids

04/27/2015 - Small study using MRIs suggests being read to boosts ability to visualize stories

Health Food Stores Often Promote Adult-Only Supplements to Teens

04/27/2015 - More than 40 percent of stores called by minors suggested buying testosterone booster

Very Young Kids Often Use Tablets, Smartphones, Study Finds

04/27/2015 - By age 2, many spend an hour or more a day on mobile devices, but parents have concerns

Could Blowing Your Horn Cut Your Odds for Sleep Apnea?

04/24/2015 - Playing a wind instrument may help strengthen airways, researchers suggest

Prices of MS Drugs Soaring, Study Finds

04/24/2015 - No medications available for disabling disease for less than $50,000 a year in United States, researchers say

Drug-Related HIV Outbreak Spurs Nationwide Alert

04/24/2015 - More than 140 cases of the AIDS-causing virus reported in rural Indiana

Childhood Self-Control Linked to Better Job Prospects Later in Life

04/24/2015 - Study shows potential long-term impact from behavior learned as a child

Wider Use of Naloxone Could Cut Deaths From Drug Overdoses: CDC

04/24/2015 - Agency urges expanding access to the prescription antidote among EMS personnel

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