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Federal health officials say the nicotine-based products pose major health threat to kids
THURSDAY, April 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) — E-cigarettes are booming among U.S. teens, …

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Higher Altitude States Have Fewer Kids With ADHD

April 17, 2015 – 10:59 AM |
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By Dennis Thompson, HealthDay
FRIDAY, April 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The thin air of America’s higher-elevation regions may reduce the risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new …

Chemo for Breast Cancer Erases Woman’s Fingerprints

April 16, 2015 – 10:39 AM |

WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A 65-year-old breast cancer patient ran into an unexpected problem with her bank: She was denied a transaction …

Doctors Often Ignore Parents’ Concerns About Autism in Young Kids

April 15, 2015 – 3:07 PM |

WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Delays in diagnosing and treating autism often occur when doctors ignore parents’ concerns about their child’s early development, …

College Students Admit “Inappropriate Texting” During Sex, Funerals

April 15, 2015 – 2:55 PM |

By Alan Mozes, HealthDay
(HealthDay News) — Many college students send or receive text messages more than 100 times each day and at the most inappropriate times and …

Ease Back Into Springtime Sports, Doctor Cautions

April 13, 2015 – 10:00 AM |

(HealthDay News) — Spring can be a peak time for injuries as people rush back into warm weather sports without being properly prepared, an expert …

Year-Round Baseball Leads to More Youth Injuries

April 6, 2015 – 11:46 AM |
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(HealthDay News) — Being able to play baseball year-round puts young pitchers in the southern United States at increased risk for an overuse injury in …