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More Schools Stocking Shots That Counter Serious Allergic Reactions

09/19/2014 - Having epinephrine auto-injectors on hand can save lives, advocates say

U.S. Gun Deaths Lowest in Hawaii, Highest in D.C.

09/19/2014 - Decade-long study also finds firearm death rates twice as high in black people compared with whites

Oral Health in Women of Childbearing Age Needs Improvement

09/19/2014 - Large disparity in dental care, U.S. government research shows

Health Highlights: Sept. 19, 2014

09/19/2014 -

Health Tip: Getting More Whole Grains

09/19/2014 - Include one in your breakfast menu

Health Tip: Beware of Household Chemicals

09/19/2014 - Store them safely

Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery

09/19/2014 - Study finds infection, other complications more likely for patients with difficult lives

Rising Atlantic Ocean Temperatures Could Pose Threat to Reefs

09/18/2014 - Warmer waters could increase the range of invasive fish species, study shows

Grief Can Weigh on Immune System in Older Folks, Study Says

09/18/2014 - Those who are bereaved may be more likely to develop infections, researchers suggest

Study: Exposure to Diversity Might Boost Baby's Social Skills

09/18/2014 - Hearing different languages early in life could help reduce bias, researchers say

Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC

09/18/2014 - Vaccine is safe, effective for those 6 months and older, experts say

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don't Seem to Prevent Cataracts

09/18/2014 - Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds

Obama Calls for National Plan to Fight Antibiotic Resistance

09/18/2014 - Task force created to craft a strategy to track, vanquish superbugs

Scientists Studying Sickle Cell Trait

09/18/2014 - Condition has killed 9 collegiate football players since 2000, researchers say

Mentors May Steer Young People Toward More Rewarding Careers

09/18/2014 - The result: Greater authority, responsibility likelier early on, study says

New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report

09/18/2014 - Latest count suggests outbreak in West Africa is starting to spread as fast as health experts had feared

One Dose of Antidepressant Changes Brain Connections, Study Says

09/18/2014 - Researchers eventually hope to predict who will respond to a drug and who won't

ER Waiting Times Vary Significantly, Studies Find

09/18/2014 - You'll probably spend less time waiting at smaller or more rural hospitals

FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use

09/18/2014 - Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular 'Low T' products

Research Shows Possible Neurological Patterns for PTSD Symptoms

09/18/2014 - Imaging shows brain receptor linked to emotion also has ties to some trauma symptoms


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