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Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia

07/22/2014 - Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say

Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise

07/22/2014 - Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks

Obamacare Dealt Setback by Federal Appeals Court

07/22/2014 - Ruling invalidates subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website

Health Highlights: July 22, 2014

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Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too

07/22/2014 - Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety

Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease

07/22/2014 - Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest

MERS Virus Found in Air in Camel Barn

07/22/2014 - Genetic analysis shows viral sample from barn matched strain found in barn owner and camel, study shows

Health Tip: Working Out at Work

07/22/2014 - Suggestions to include fitness in your day

Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites

07/22/2014 - Remedies to help fight the pain and itch

Could Probiotics Help Tame High Blood Pressure?

07/21/2014 - Study suggests effect from helpful microbes in yogurt, supplements, but more research is needed

Scientists Snipped HIV Out of Human DNA

07/21/2014 - Molecular tool might lead to more definitive treatment, but current research didn't treat patients, just cells

Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids

07/21/2014 - That, in turn, may help reduce health ills, such as diabetes and heart disease, researcher says

No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults

07/21/2014 - And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds

Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives

07/21/2014 - Xolair found safe, effective for reducing symptoms, study finds

Animal Experiments Shed Light on HIV's Ability to Hide

07/21/2014 - Viral 'reservoir' in body develops earlier than thought, thwarting attempts at cure, scientists say

Scientists Discover New Way to Make Human Platelets

07/21/2014 - Findings could one day help meet increasing global demand for blood transfusions, researchers say

Irregular Heart Rhythm Ups Stroke Risk Soon After Heart Surgery

07/21/2014 - Older age, past stroke among factors that boost short and long-term odds of post-op stroke, study finds

Health Highlights: July 21, 2014

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Good Schools May Be Good for a Teen's Health, Too

07/21/2014 - Study found lower-income kids at challenging high schools less likely to engage in risky behaviors

Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children

07/21/2014 - Expectant moms' use of nicotine-replacement therapy could also spell problems for kids, study suggests