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Your Relationship Status and Your Health

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16 Feb

Predicting Autism Risk

Brain measurements taken in a baby's first year may help predict autism risk, new study finds.

15 Feb

Stopping Hair Loss from Chemotherapy

Scalp-cooling devices may help prevent hair loss in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, studies find.

There's Fun and Fitness in the Pool for Asthmatic Kids

MONDAY, Feb. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Safe, healthy fun for kids with asthma may be as near as the neighborhood pool, one respiratory specialist says.

Staying active can be a challenge for the more than 6 million children with asthma in the United States, noted Dr. Tod Olin. He's a pediatric pulmonary specialist at National Jewish ...

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Self-Checks Help Spot Melanoma's Return

MONDAY, Feb. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Self-checks by melanoma skin cancer patients play an important role in detecting a return of the most deadly form of skin cancer, new research suggests.

In the study, which covered the years from 1996 to 2015, investigators from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia and the University of ...

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Same-Sex Marriage Laws Tied to Fewer Teen Suicides

MONDAY, Feb. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new study links the approval of same-sex marriage in American states to lower rates of reported suicide attempts among lesbian, gay and bisexual teens.

"The findings suggest that same-sex marriage policies reduced adolescent suicide attempts," said study lead author Julia Raifman. She's a pos...

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Stem Cell Transplants May Help Some With Multiple Sclerosis

MONDAY, Feb. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Stem cell transplants may halt the progression of aggressive multiple sclerosis (MS) in nearly half of those with the debilitating disease, but picking the right patients for the treatment is key, a new study suggests.

Specifically, younger patients with a relapsing form of MS who were not seve...

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Stress Buster

(HealthDay News) -- According to an American Psychological Association Stress In America Survey, job stress is one of top causes of stress for American adults.

Unfortunately, most of the methods that mental health experts recommend for managing stress -- like exercise, meditation and yoga -- just can't be done in most workplaces. So yo...

Don't Punish Pregnant Women for Opioid Use, Docs Say

MONDAY, Feb. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Prevention and treatment, not legal action, should be the focus when dealing with pregnant women who use opioids, a leading pediatricians' group says.

Some states prosecute and jail pregnant women for substance abuse, but the new statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) warns tha...

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