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Eating Disorders in Children

Friday, July 25

Friday, July 25

Related MedlinePlus Topics: Eating Disorders, School Health, Teen Health

Thursday, July 24

The common pain reliever, best known as Tylenol, showed no effect in Australian trial
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Back Pain, Pain Relievers


As natural bacterial 'diversity' lessened, HIV viral load increased in infected men, researchers say
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Bacterial Infections, HIV/AIDS

Special incentives encourage consumption of fruits and vegetables, study says
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Health Disparities, Nutrition


Doctors should be alert for pelvic floor disorders, researcher says

Researchers suggest women skip caffeine if they're bothered by menopausal symptoms
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Caffeine, Menopause

Pediatrician says many physicians won't accept the publicly funded insurance plan

They're more likely to change their children's diet than encourage exercise, study finds
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Health Disparities, Obesity in Children, Parenting


Researchers cite many possible reasons for the effect, including hormonal changes

Related MedlinePlus Topic: Teen Sexual Health

Small study revealed most younger males more interested in closeness, trust with a girl
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Teen Sexual Health

Study suggests link between early reading skills and later intelligence
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Child Development

Wednesday, July 23

One medication seems to partly counteract the other, suggests study on human cells
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Cystic Fibrosis, Medicines

Many young people are ordering dubious, hazardous products off of the Internet, researchers warn
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Anabolic Steroids, Hormones, Teen Health

Primitive form of envy may help them protect their bond with their human, researchers report
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Pet Health

Findings may also provide clues on biology of diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, researcher says
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Genes and Gene Therapy, Menstruation, Puberty

Most blood cancer patients will find an acceptable match through bone marrow registry
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Bone Marrow Transplantation, Cancer, Stem Cells

Suggestions for men in their 60s
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Men's Health, Nutrition for Seniors

For people infected with both viruses, early treatment is critical, researchers report
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Hepatitis C, HIV/AIDS Medicines

They won't take steps to reach a healthy weight if they don't see the problem, experts note
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Body Weight, Obesity in Children

Men who served after draft was dropped were twice as likely to report past abuse, trauma as their civilian peers
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Child Abuse, Veterans and Military Health

But it's likely to be the non-melanoma type, dermatologist says
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Skin Cancer

Odds of dying prematurely 50 percent higher in adults who'd lost a parent in childhood, researchers report
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Family Issues

Patients, relatives can get reliable results, researchers find
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Stroke

TCGA Researchers Identify Four Subtypes of Stomach CancerFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Human Genome Research Institute, National Cancer Institute)

Nearly two-thirds of women had significant improvement of their symptoms, researchers report

Your True WeightVideo (HealthDay)
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Body Weight, Obesity in Children

Tuesday, July 22

Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Laboratory Tests

Remedies to help fight the pain and itch
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Insect Bites and Stings

Risk even greater for people whose diabetes isn't well-controlled, study finds
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Diabetes, Dietary Sodium, Heart Diseases

More than 22 percent of injuries are concussions, researchers call for better player protections
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Sports Injuries

Threat of respiratory disease may be up to 30 percent higher, study suggests
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Asthma, Health Problems in Pregnancy, Obesity

Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Autism, Parenting, Stress

Schizophrenia's Genetic Skyline RisingFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)

Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Divorce, High Blood Pressure, Sleep Disorders

Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Deep Vein Thrombosis

Cutting uterus into smaller fragments for minimally invasive removal can disperse undetected malignancy
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Hysterectomy, Uterine Cancer


Monday, July 21

Viral 'reservoir' in body develops earlier than thought, thwarting attempts at cure, scientists say
Related MedlinePlus Topic: HIV/AIDS

Xolair found safe, effective for reducing symptoms, study finds
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Hives, Medicines

Chikungunya Hits Mainland (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Findings suggest genetics play a bigger role than environment in risk of disorder
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Autism, Genes and Gene Therapy

Study suggests effect from helpful microbes in yogurt, supplements, but more research is needed
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Dietary Supplements, High Blood Pressure


Study found lower-income kids at challenging high schools less likely to engage in risky behaviors
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Teen Health, Teen Mental Health

And get some exercise
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Exercise for Children

Make sure the information, source are sound
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Evaluating Health Information

Messages about safe sex may be falling on deaf ears, researcher notes

Older age, past stroke among factors that boost short and long-term odds of post-op stroke, study finds
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Surgery, Stroke

That, in turn, may help reduce health ills, such as diabetes and heart disease, researcher says
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Children's Health, Family Issues, Parenting

And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds


Findings could one day help meet increasing global demand for blood transfusions, researchers say
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Blood, Blood Transfusion and Donation

Molecular tool might lead to more definitive treatment, but current research didn't treat patients, just cells
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Genes and Gene Therapy, HIV/AIDS

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

But too many children and teens remain obese, experts say
Related MedlinePlus Topics: Health Statistics, Obesity in Children

Sunday, July 20

Common Gene Variants Account for Most Genetic Risk for AutismFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)

Saturday, July 19

More than half surveyed said the water pipes weren't dangerous
Related MedlinePlus Topic: Smoking