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Targeting Parents Along With Overweight Kids Benefits Both - 2014-07-22
"Using a behavioral intervention to target preschool-aged overweight children and their parents is efficacious for both children and parents, according to a study published online July 21 in Pediatrics." More

Persistent Symptoms After Mild TBI Should Be Considered PTSD - 2014-07-22
"Persistent symptoms lasting three months after mild traumatic brain injury do not represent postconcussion syndrome and should be considered part of the hyperarousal dimension of posttraumatic stress disorder, according to a study published online July 16 in JAMA Psychiatry." More

Review: Inhaled Corticosteroids Impact Growth - 2014-07-22
"For children with persistent asthma, use of inhaled corticosteroids is associated with a significant reduction in linear growth velocity, with lower growth velocity for those receiving a higher dose of inhaled corticosteroids, according to two reviews published online July 17 in The Cochrane Library." More

2 Courts, 2 Different Decisions on Key Obamacare Provision - 2014-07-22
"Ruling invalidates subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website." More

Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots - 2014-07-22
"Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say." More

Technique Used in Some Hysterectomies May Help Spread Cancer: Study - 2014-07-22
"Cutting uterus into smaller fragments for minimally invasive removal can disperse undetected malignancy" More

Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise - 2014-07-22
"Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks." More

Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too - 2014-07-22
"Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety." More

Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease - 2014-07-22
"Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest." More

Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives - 2014-07-21
"Omalizumab (Xolair), used to treat moderate-to-severe allergic asthma, appears to offer relief to people with chronic hives who haven't been helped by standard medications, new research published online July 21 in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology suggests." More

Scientists Snipped HIV Out of Human DNA - 2014-07-21
"Molecular tool might lead to more definitive treatment, but current research didn't treat patients, just cells." More

Text Message + Feedback Alcohol Intervention Beneficial - 2014-07-21
"For patients discharged from the emergency department with a history of hazardous alcohol use, a short message service assessment and feedback intervention is beneficial, according to a study published online July 9 in the Annals of Emergency Medicine." More

Animal Experiments Shed Light on HIV's Ability to Hide - 2014-07-21
"Viral 'reservoir' in body develops earlier than thought, thwarting attempts at cure, scientists say." More

Waistlines of U.S. Kids Seem to Be Holding Steady, Study Finds - 2014-07-21
"But too many children and teens remain obese, experts say. " More

Good Schools May Be Good for a Teen's Health, Too - 2014-07-21
"Study found lower-income kids at challenging high schools less likely to engage in risky behaviors." More

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