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Home Visit Program Can Help Prevent Toddler Obesity - 2018-01-16
"The "Minding the Baby" parenting home visiting program can significantly lower rates of obesity in young children, according to a study published online Jan. 16 in Pediatrics." More

Color-Coded Drug Storage Trays May Cut Medication Errors - 2018-01-16
"Color-coded compartmentalized "rainbow trays" used for anesthetic drug preparation and storage may improve patient safety, according to a study published online Jan. 3 in Anaesthesia." More

From Birth On, One Sex Is Hardier - 2018-01-16
"Women are known to outlive men. And that advantage may start early, according to researchers who've found baby girls more likely to survive famines, epidemics and other misfortunes." More

To-Do List Before Bedtime Prompts Better Sleep - 2018-01-16
"It sounds counterintuitive, but researchers report that writing a to-do list just before you hit the pillow might send you off to sleep more quickly." More

Is Obesity Slowing Gains in U.S. Life Spans? - 2018-01-16
"The death rate in the United States isn't decreasing as it has in years past, and some experts blame the opioid epidemic. But a new study suggests America's increasing girth is what's really behind the slowdown." More

Brain Zaps May Help Curb Tics of Tourette Syndrome - 2018-01-16
"Electric zaps can help rewire the brains of Tourette syndrome patients, effectively reducing their uncontrollable vocal and motor tics, a new study shows." More

Health Tip: Talk to Your Youngster About Adoption - 2018-01-16
"If you are a parent of a young adopted child, it may be time to talk about the child's birth story." More

Hold That Sneeze? Maybe Not - 2018-01-16
"Holding your nose and closing your mouth when you feel a sneeze coming on just might lead to serious trouble." More

Sauna Sessions May Be as Good as Exercise for the Heart - 2018-01-16
"Relaxing in a hot sauna may not only feel good -- it might affect your heart and blood vessels in ways that are similar to moderate exercise." More

For Kids, Chronic Illness May Trigger Mental Health Issues - 2018-01-15
"When children learn they have a long-term illness, such as diabetes or epilepsy, they're likely to suffer emotionally, too, a small study finds." More

Women Seem More Prone to Winter Blues - 2018-01-15
"The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter seems to occur more often in women than men, a new study finds." More

Health Tip: 5 Ways to Increase Self-Confidence - 2018-01-15
"Do you have lingering feelings of self-doubt, insecurity and incompetence, despite evidence that you are skilled and successful?" More

Take Your Houseplant to Work Day - 2018-01-15
"Do you often feel grumpy at work? Sometimes a small change in your surroundings can have a big effect on your mood." More

Severe Bullying Tied to Mental Health Woes in Teens - 2018-01-15
"Teens who were severely bullied as children are at increased risk for mental health problems and suicide attempts, a Canadian study finds." More

Grandparents Help Shape Kids' Views on Aging - 2018-01-13
"Kids who have a good relationship with their grandparents are less likely to become prejudiced against old people, a new study has found." More

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