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Despite Crisis, Most Want Opioids for Post-Op Pain

October 15, 2018   ·   0 Comments

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Oct. 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Despite a flood of news reports ...

Are Shorter Days Linked to Postpartum Depression?

By Mary Elizabeth Dallas                  HealthDay Reporter         FRIDAY, Oct. 12, ...

Study: C-Section Rates Nearly Doubled Since 2000

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The number of women delivering babies ...

CDC: More Kids Not Getting Recommended Vaccines

The percentage of U.S. children under 2 years old who haven’t received any recommended vaccinations quadrupled in the past 17 years, the Centers ...

Pot May Help MS A Little, But Questions Remain

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Medical products derived from marijuana might ...

FDA: Unapproved Ingredients in Many Supplements

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — U.S. health officials have issued more ...

Genes, Not Diet, May Be Key to Gout Flare-Ups

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Oct. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Although many people suffering from painful ...

Pop Culture: Behind the Pimple Video Craze

Oct. 11, 2018 — New Age music plays on a piano. Two latex-gloved fingertips probe a small patch of skin, then press a ...

California Typhus Outbreak Continues to Grow

Oct. 10, 2018 — Public health officials in Los Angeles are still working to control an outbreak of typhus, a bacterial disease spread ...

Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth Cancers

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Living in urban areas with heavy ...

Home Fridge May Not Be Best For Your Insulin

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Many diabetes patients store their insulin ...

Global Warming Will Hike Mental Health Woes: Study

Oct. 9, 2018 — Mental health problems will increase as temperatures rise due to climate change, a new study warns. The researchers ...

Polio-Like Condition in Kids on Rise Again in U.S.

Oct. 9, 2018 — A rare, polio-like condition in children is on the rise again in the United States, with 38 confirmed cases ...

Study: Some ‘Gluten-Free’ Restaurants Fall Short

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Oct. 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you’re gluten-sensitive, watch out: One-third ...

FDA Expands Gardasil to Cover Adults to Age 45

Oct. 8, 2018 — The FDA has approved a supplemental application for Gardasil 9, Merck’s HPV vaccine for men and women ages 27-45. “Today’s approval ...

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