A Baby’s Skin No Match for the Sun

Latest Healthy Kids News FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Want to help protect your children from skin cancer as they get older? Make...

Being Thin Could Boost Stress Fracture Risk in Female Runners

Latest Womens Health News FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Female runners with a low body weight are more likely to have stress fractures...

Fewer U.S. Kids Binge Drinking

Latest Healthy Kids News FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new federal report finds that fewer U.S. teens and young adults are indulging...

Opioids prescribed most to patients with anxiety and depression — two...

Lenny Bernstein A new study suggests that people with anxiety and depression are consuming a disproportionate share of prescription painkillers, a finding that could add...

Banning of junk food sales in Canadian schools having a positive...

HALIFAX — In Canada’s ongoing battle against childhood obesity, one simple weapon appears to be working. Over the past 12 years, six provinces have banned...

Too Few Women, Docs Understand Dangers of Heart Disease

Latest Heart News THURSDAY, June 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Heart disease is the leading killer of U.S. women, but many women and their doctors...

OCD May Be Linked to Inflammation in the Brain: Study

Latest Mental Health News THURSDAY, June 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- People with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have high levels of brain inflammation, a discovery researchers...

Senate Republicans Reveal Their Replacement for Obamacare

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest MedicineNet News THURSDAY, June 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Attempting to thread a very tight needle, Senate Republicans on Thursday released...

Tissue Testing Can Spot Zika at Birth: CDC

Latest Pregnancy News THURSDAY, June 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Exposure to the Zika virus in pregnancy can wreak havoc on babies, but diagnosing the...

Duke of Edinburgh Hospitalized With Infection

Latest Infectious Disease News The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to hospital for treatment of an infection linked to a pre-existing condition, Buckingham Palace announced. The...