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PAS: State Bans Lead to Fewer Teens Texting While Driving - 2015-04-27
"State laws have helped reduce texting and driving by American teens, but many still engage in this unsafe behavior, according to a study scheduled for presentation Saturday at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, held from April 25 to 28 in San Diego." More

Cigar Smoking Poses Much the Same Danger As Cigarettes - 2015-04-27
"Smoking cigars carries the same health risks as smoking cigarettes, according to a new review published online April 24 in BMC Public Health." More

Multiphoton Microscopy Reveals Features of Basal Cell Carcinoma - 2015-04-27
"Noninvasive multiphoton microscopy imaging can reveal characteristic features of basal cell carcinoma in human skin, according to a study published online April 24 in JAMA Dermatology. The research is being published to coincide with the annual meeting of the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, held from April 22 to 26 in Kissimmee, Fla." More

Hemoglobin Glycation Index IDs Harms, Benefits of T2DM Tx - 2015-04-27
"The effect of intensive versus standard type 2 diabetes treatment varies according to the hemoglobin glycation index (observed hemoglobin A1c − predicted hemoglobin A1c), according to a study published online April 17 in Diabetes Care." More

Shiitake Mushroom Intake Tied to Improved Human Immunity - 2015-04-27
"Regular consumption of Lentinula edodes (shiitake) mushrooms is associated with improved human immunity, according to a study published online April 11 in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition." More

Hodgkin's Lymphoma Survivors Face Higher Long-Term Heart Risks - 2015-04-27
"Study suggests chemotherapy, radiation can damage the heart for decades to come." More

Pediatrics Group Advises Doctors on How to Spot Child Abuse - 2015-04-27
"New guidance offers suggestions on protecting children, too." More

Study Challenges Salt Guidelines for Kids - 2015-04-27
"But one expert questions the controversial findings." More

U.S. Lowers Recommended Fluoride Levels in Drinking Water - 2015-04-27
"Move is attempt to prevent teeth staining caused by overexposure to the mineral." More

Health Tip: Needing Folic Acid - 2015-04-27
"Here's who should take the supplement " More

Health Tip: Smoking Affects Your Heart - 2015-04-27
"It increases the risk of heart disease " More

Depression, Weapons May Be More Common for Bullied Teens - 2015-04-27
"Cyber abuse often causes more damage than face-to-face nastiness, researcher says." More

Doctors Say Head Lice Should Not Bar Kids From School - 2015-04-27
"Group also gives advice on best medicines to treat infestation." More

Health Food Stores Often Promote Adult-Only Supplements to Teens - 2015-04-27
"More than 40 percent of stores called by minors suggested buying testosterone booster" More

More Than 1 in 10 Teens Has Tried E-Cigarettes, Study Finds - 2015-04-27
"Use of the devices highest among older teens and males." More

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