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

Better prevention and treatment, not jail time, would stem surge in drug-addicted newborns


Health Highlights: Feb. 20, 2017
  • NASA Sends 'Superbug' to the Space Station


Health Tip: Reducing Your Heart Disease Risk

Tips to benefit your ticker


Health Tip: Stay Safe During Winter Sports

Suggestions before you hit the slopes


Kids' OD Risk Rises When Opioids Left Out at Home

Odds of overdose more than double if parent takes powerful narcotic instead of milder pain med, study finds


Most Parents Don't Think They're Meeting Their Kids' Nutritional Needs

In national survey, only 1 of 3 respondents felt they're teaching healthy eating habits


Same-Sex Marriage Laws Tied to Fewer Teen Suicides

Perceived acceptance may benefit gay, lesbian and bisexual teens, study suggests


Self-Checks Help Spot Melanoma's Return

Patient-detected symptoms were most common way of detecting return of deadly skin cancer, study finds


Stem Cell Transplants May Help Some With Multiple Sclerosis

Review found younger patients fared better over 5 years, though some deaths reported


Stress Buster

5 stress management tips you can use at work


Repeat Head Hits May Not Put NFL Players at Risk of Motor Problems

Study aimed to see if former pro football players faced the same fate as many professional boxers


Ready for Spring Break? Have Fun But Play It Safe

Drinking too much can affect your judgment, increasing your risk for injury, CDC warns


Docs More Likely to Prescribe Antibiotics If Patients Expect Them

Study found physicians might even give the drugs if they didn't suspect a bacterial infection


For a Fun and Safe Tropical Getaway, Plan Ahead

Be aware of unusual health risks in the Caribbean and Central and South America, doctor advises


Health Tip: Coping With TMJ

Take it easy on your jaw


Health Tip: Get a Massage

It may help your mind and body


Heart, Lung Problems May Not Always Need ICU Care

Study finds no difference in death rates, but higher costs for intensive care for some patients


Is Surgery Always Needed for Kids' Appendicitis?

Review found many with inflamed appendix were fine with antibiotics alone, but more research needed


'Love Hormone' Helps Dads and Babies Bond

Brain scans show distinct response when fathers gaze at their kids


Low-Fat Meal May Boost Costly Cancer Drug

But patients shouldn't try this on their own, researcher warns

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