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Glass-Fronted Fireplaces Pose Burn Dangers for Kids

February 15, 2019   ·   0 Comments

Print this page FRIDAY, Feb. 15, 2019 — Glass-fronted gas fireplaces can pose a serious risk to young children, an emergency room physician warns. Dr. ...

How to Choose the Right Cooking Oils

Print this page FRIDAY, Feb. 15, 2019 — Oils are one of the most widely used ingredients in cooking and are healthy alternatives to butter ...

Flu Shot Much More Effective This Year, CDC Says

Print this page THURSDAY, Feb. 14, 2019 — This year’s flu shot is already outperforming the vaccine issued during the tough 2017-2018 influenza season, federal ...

Romance: Deal Makers & Breakers

Print this page THURSDAY, Feb. 14, 2019 — A global study about what men and women want in a mate seems to confirm — to ...

Tasmanian Devils Likely to Survive Cancer Scourge

Print this page WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13, 2019 — A contagious cancer that has almost decimated the Tasmanian devil population probably won’t drive the species into ...

Does PTSD Really Harm Veterans’ Hearts?

Print this page WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13, 2019 — By itself, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) doesn’t raise the risk of heart disease for U.S. veterans, a ...

Study Reaffirms Safety of Hepatitis C Meds in Liver Cancer Patients

Print this page TUESDAY, Feb. 12, 2019 — It’s safe to use antiviral drugs to treat hepatitis C in liver cancer survivors, a new study ...

Opioids Overprescribed for Common Children’s Fracture, Study Says

Print this page TUESDAY, Feb. 12, 2019 — Children who have surgery for a broken elbow may be overprescribed potentially addictive opioid painkillers, a new ...

FDA to Tighten Oversight of Supplements

Print this page MONDAY, Feb. 11, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to strengthen regulation of dietary supplements, such as vitamins, minerals ...

Poor Sleep Plagues Many Kids With Autism

Print this page MONDAY, Feb. 11, 2019 — Young children with autism are more than twice as likely to have sleep problems than typical kids ...

Are Scientists Closer to Growing Made-to-Order Kidneys?

Print this page FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 — Scientists who used stem cells to grow functional kidneys in rats say their research could point the ...

How to Decide When You’re Too Sick to Work

Print this page SUNDAY, Feb. 10, 2019 — Even if you think you can go to work when you have a cold or flu, you ...

What Makes Seniors Feel in Control?

Print this page FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 — What determines how much control seniors feel they have over their lives? New research offers some answers. ...

Continuous Glucose Monitors Make Managing Diabetes Easier

Print this page SATURDAY, Feb. 9, 2019 — Monitoring blood sugar is essential for many people with diabetes, but self-testing is a hassle. For some ...

Flu Season Far From Over, CDC Says

Print this page FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 — Though much of the United States is in the grip of the flu, the season hasn’t peaked ...

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