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Dialysis Linked to Dementia in Seniors - 2018-08-14
"Older kidney failure patients on hemodialysis have high rates of dementia, which is associated with an increased risk of early death, a new study shows." More

Sleep Deprivation May Play Role in 'Global Loneliness Epidemic' - 2018-08-14
"Sleep problems can play havoc with your social life, a new study suggests." More

When Head Injuries Make Life Too Hard, Suicide Risk May Rise - 2018-08-14
"Traumatic brain injury can trigger a daily struggle with headaches, neck pain, dizziness and thinking problems that may drive some to suicide, researchers report." More

Health Tip: Making an Emergency Call - 2018-08-14
"A medical emergency can be scary and stressful, but knowing how to call for help can mean the difference between life and death." More

From Pigs to Peacocks, What's Up With Those 'Emotional-Support Animals'? - 2018-08-13
"There's scant scientific evidence that these animals provide legitimate benefit, said Erdman, associate dean for academic affairs at Washington State University's College of Education, in Pullman." More

Eye Disease Link to Alzheimer's Seen - 2018-08-12
"Researchers have discovered a link between three degenerative eye diseases and Alzheimer's disease." More

Global Aid Programs Shortchange Teen Health Needs: Study - 2018-08-10
" Teen health in developing countries is vastly underfunded, researchers report." More

New Dads Can Get the Baby Blues, Too - 2018-08-09
"Postpartum depression isn't limited to moms." More

Doctors Write Fewer Opioid Scripts After Learning of Overdose Death - 2018-08-09
"Doctors prescribed fewer opioid pain medications after receiving letters from a medical examiner informing them of a patient's fatal overdose, a new study says." More

Is Evolution of the Human Brain to Blame for Some Mental Disorders? - 2018-08-09
"Evolutionary changes in the human brain may be responsible for psychiatric illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, new research suggests." More

Health Tip: Help Manage Stress - 2018-08-09
"Feelings of stress and anxiety can make it difficult to cope with everyday life." More

Parents' Religious Beliefs May Affect Kids' Suicide Risk: Study - 2018-08-08
"Teens, especially girls, whose parents are religious may be less likely to die by suicide, no matter how they feel about religion themselves, new research suggests." More

Preschoolers' Parents May Be Unprepared to Treat Asthma - 2018-08-08
"Only about half the parents of asthmatic preschoolers had the right knowledge and medicines on hand to treat their child's breathing condition at home, a new study found." More

Health Woes Hit 1 in 7 Babies Exposed to Zika in U.S. Territories - 2018-08-07
"About 14 percent of babies born in U.S. territories to women infected with Zika have health problems that may be related to the virus, federal officials reported Tuesday." More

To Combat Childhood Obesity, Start at Birth … or Even Before - 2018-08-07
"Efforts to prevent childhood obesity probably should begin at birth to have any hope of success, according to new results from a pair of clinical trials." More

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