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Drug May Help Surgical Patients Stop Opioids Sooner - 2017-12-13
"Opioid painkillers after surgery can be the first step toward addiction for some patients. But a common drug might cut the amount of narcotics that patients need, a new study finds." More

Teens Acting Badly? Smog Could Be to Blame - 2017-12-13
"Teens are more likely to behave badly -- lie, steal, vandalize, use drugs -- if they live in areas with heavy air pollution, a study of children living in greater Los Angeles suggests." More

Ritalin During Pregnancy May Raise Risk of Heart Defect in Baby - 2017-12-13
"If you take Ritalin or Concerta for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and you plan to become pregnant, you might want to talk to your doctor about switching your medication first." More

Nearby Fracking Linked to Low Birth Weights - 2017-12-13
"Newborn babies face a greater risk of health problems if they live close to a "fracking" site, a new large-scale study contends." More

Health Tip: Plan for Better Sleep - 2017-12-13
"Even getting a good night's sleep requires some thought and preparation." More

Health Tip: Keep Gift-Giving Stress Under Wraps - 2017-12-13
"Finding the perfect holiday gift for everyone on your shopping list is a major source of stress." More

Higher Booze Taxes Might Pay Off for Public Health - 2017-12-13
"Raising one particular tax just might have a public health benefit." More

Are Emergency Medical Workers Ready for a Nuclear Attack? - 2017-12-12
"Emergency medical workers are trained to handle a wide range of traumas and disasters, but they aren't prepared to deal with a nuclear attack, a new study reports." More

Friday Is the Deadline for Obamacare 2018 - 2017-12-13
"This coming Friday marks the end of the shortened sign-up period for most Americans to buy health insurance through the federal Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) marketplace." More

Protecting Your Health From Wildfire Smoke - 2017-12-12
"Fire and smoke from the wildfires raging in Southern California aren't just destroying homes and lives, they're a serious health risk, as well." More

Tech at Bedtime May Mean Heavier Kids - 2017-12-12
" Kids and their smartphones aren't easily parted, but if you want your children to get a good night's sleep and to stay at a healthy weight, limiting bedtime screen time appears key, new research suggests." More

Health Tip: Recognize Warning Signs of Hypothermia - 2017-12-12
"Hypothermia -- abnormally low body temperature -- is an ever-present danger during winter." More

Tips for Healthy, Happy Travels - 2017-12-12
"Buying new clothes for an upcoming holiday trip may top your to-do list, but packing the right medications can mean addressing health needs with ease rather than scrambling to find an all-night drugstore in a strange city." More

Memo to Motorcyclists: Beware the Full Moon - 2017-12-12
"A full moon may spell extra danger for motorcyclists, a new study suggests." More

New Hope for Kids With Multiple Food Allergies - 2017-12-12
"A treatment for kids with more than one dangerous food allergy shows promise in early trials, researchers say." More

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