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Reminder, Recall Systems Improve Immunization Uptake - 2018-01-19
"Patient reminder and recall systems seem to be effective for improving receipt of immunizations, according to a review published online Jan. 18 in the Cochrane Library." More

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Cost-Effective in Depressed Teens - 2018-01-19
"For adolescents with depression who declined or quickly stopped using antidepressants, a brief cognitive behavioral therapy program is cost-effective, according to a study published online Jan. 19 in Pediatrics." More

'Hot' Yoga Is No Better for Your Heart: Study - 2018-01-19
"But a new study suggests that adding heat to your Half Moon pose doesn't boost its cardiac benefits." More

Falls More Common in Elderly With Cognitive Impairment - 2018-01-18
"Increasing evidence shows that cognitive therapies may help reduce falls in older adults, according to a review published online Jan. 10 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society." More

Concussion May Not Be Needed to Bring on CTE Brain Disease - 2018-01-18
"Head impacts, not just concussions, may lead to the degenerative brain disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to new research." More

Opioid Abuse Rises When Prescriptions Are Renewed - 2018-01-18
"How long you take opioid painkillers after surgery is a much stronger risk factor for addiction and overdose than the dosage of the opioids you take, researchers report." More

Satisfaction Higher in Providers Who E-Mail Patients - 2018-01-17
"Providers who give patients their e-mail addresses have higher satisfaction, but this does not appear to impact patient satisfaction, according to a study recently published in the European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare." More

Restaurant Bans Have Big Impact on Smoking Rates - 2018-01-17
"Ever wonder if bans against smoking in bars and restaurants have actually made a difference?" More

Reduce Legal Blood-Alcohol Limit to Cut Drunk Driving Deaths: Report - 2018-01-17
"Lower legal blood alcohol levels for drivers are needed to eliminate drunk driving deaths in the United States, according to a new report." More

From Birth On, One Sex Is Hardier - 2018-01-16
"Women are known to outlive men. And that advantage may start early, according to researchers who've found baby girls more likely to survive famines, epidemics and other misfortunes." More

To-Do List Before Bedtime Prompts Better Sleep - 2018-01-16
"It sounds counterintuitive, but researchers report that writing a to-do list just before you hit the pillow might send you off to sleep more quickly." More

Is Obesity Slowing Gains in U.S. Life Spans? - 2018-01-16
"The death rate in the United States isn't decreasing as it has in years past, and some experts blame the opioid epidemic. But a new study suggests America's increasing girth is what's really behind the slowdown." More

Health Tip: 5 Ways to Increase Self-Confidence - 2018-01-15
"Do you have lingering feelings of self-doubt, insecurity and incompetence, despite evidence that you are skilled and successful?" More

Health Tip: Perform Regular Skin Checks - 2018-01-15
"Many skin cancers can be found early if you perform regular skin checks at home, the American Cancer Society says." More

Severe Bullying Tied to Mental Health Woes in Teens - 2018-01-15
"Teens who were severely bullied as children are at increased risk for mental health problems and suicide attempts, a Canadian study finds." More

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