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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Gun Injuries Add Millions of Dollars to Hospital Costs

Younger, minority Americans are most often affected, research shows ....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Kids' Colds Linked to Asthma, Lung Problems Later

But research is too early to confirm a cause-and-effect link....


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  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Youth Football Ups Odds of Brain Problems in Adulthood

Researchers say greater risk of behavior issues, depression in those who played tackle before age 12....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Obesity Rates Have Stopped Rising for Young Americans

But progress is fragile and rates still too high, report authors say....


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  • Mary Elizabeth Dallas
  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Cancer Treatment Can Affect Your Food Preferences

Metallic tastes can appear for many patients on chemo....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Exercise May Stem Kidney Damage in Lupus Patients

But stress may trigger the reverse, researchers report....


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  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Caring for a Sick Pet Can Really Drain You

Emotional burden is steep, study shows, but vets can help owners cope....


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  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Opioid ODs Have Cut Into U.S. Life Expectancy: CDC

Doctors must start treating addiction, expert says....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

Focus on Just One Sport Can Mean Stress for Girls

Study of soccer players shows diversity of activity might help....


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  • Post Date: 09/19/2017

This Mistake Can Cost Athletes' Lives in Cardiac Arrest

Bystanders often get distracted by a non-life-threatening issue, research shows....