Skin, Hair and Nails in the News

78 People Now Infected in U.S. Measles Outbreak

01/25/2015 - Most patients hadn't been vaccinated against the disease, officials say

Watch Out for Falling Icicles

01/25/2015 - Winter's hazards aren't all underfoot, doctor warns

Looking to Boost Your Exercise Level? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

01/24/2015 - Start slowly and allow for time to rest and recover, trainers recommend

Keep Allergies in Mind When Planning Valentine's Day

01/23/2015 - Expert offers allergen-avoiding advice for buying gifts and planning a night out

With Healthy Foods, Taste Matters, Researchers Say

01/23/2015 - Study finds that people ignored nutritional information if they thought yogurt didn't taste good

Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed

01/23/2015 - Charcot foot can lead to deformity, disability if not treated in time, experts say

Many Parents Too Quick to Switch Child Car Seats, Study Finds

01/23/2015 - Front-facing models unsafe before age 2, experts say

Stroke Survivors Who Live Alone Face Higher Risk of Early Death: Study

01/23/2015 - Men were particularly vulnerable in 12-year follow-up

Many U.S. Girls Aren't Getting HPV Vaccine, Study Finds

01/23/2015 - Researchers note that CDC recommends vaccination at age 11 or 12

Exercise May Tone Up Women's Bodies <i>and</i> Minds

01/23/2015 - Regular physical activity appears to boost oxygen supply to the brain, study says

Viruses May Play Role in Crohn's Disease, Colitis: Study

01/23/2015 - More research is needed to define what role they play, researcher says

Eczema Linked to Other Health Problems

01/23/2015 - Study finds higher risk of heart disease, stroke in people with the skin condition

Health Highlights: Jan. 23, 2015

01/23/2015 -

Health Tip: Exercise Safely

01/23/2015 - Opt for activities with lower rates of injury

Health Tip: Health Conditions May Lead to Hair Loss

01/23/2015 - Here are potential causes

'Hidden' Brain Damage Seen in Vets With Blast Injuries

01/23/2015 - Autopsies showed broken, swollen nerve fibers in regions related to memory, reasoning

Many Women of Childbearing Age Take Narcotic Painkillers: CDC

01/22/2015 - If they become pregnant, birth defects and preterm birth are possible risks

Family Stories May Help Coma Patients Recover

01/22/2015 - When relatives read detailed recollections of significant events, improvements were seen

Obamacare's Payments to Doctors Widens Access for Medicaid Patients: Study

01/22/2015 - Researchers find association between higher reimbursement and appointment availability

School Sports Costs Leave Some Students on Sidelines

01/22/2015 - Only one-third of kids from families making less than $60,000 play on teams

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