All posts by weeklymdadmin

  • Health Highlights: Aug. 28, 2013

    Some U.S. Schools Dropping Healthy Lunch Program, Girl Who Got 2 Lung Transplants Goes Home, Music Star Linda Ronstadt Has Parkinson's Disease

    • Posted August 28, 2013
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  • Fewer U.S. Kids Buying Tobacco Products: Report

    Rate at which retailers violate under-18 sales ban has fallen to just 9 percent

    • Posted August 27, 2013
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  • Autism and ADHD

    Children with ADHD may also exhibit autistic traits without a diagnosis of autism.

    • Posted August 26, 2013
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  • Smoking and Weight Gain

    Certain smokers are more likely to put on problem pounds when they quit.

    • Posted August 22, 2013
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  • Help for High Blood Pressure

    A special hypertension program, including a single pill, improves blood pressure control dramatically.

    • Posted August 21, 2013
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  • Fruit and Your Blood Vessels

    Eating more fruit may protect you from a dangerous condition involving one of your main blood vessels.

    • Posted August 20, 2013
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  • Chemical Concerns

    How do two common chemicals found in plastic products impact children?

    • Posted August 19, 2013
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  • Sports-related Sudden Death

    Should all recreational athletes undergo cardiovascular screenings to help prevent sudden death?

    • Posted August 14, 2013
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  • Boys, Girls and Childhood Obesity

    Does gender matter when it comes to risk factors for childhood obesity?

    • Posted August 12, 2013
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  • Poison Ivy Warning

    High temps and high rainfall have produced a bumper crop of poison ivy this summer.

    • Posted August 9, 2013
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