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Flu Shot Could Help Your Kid Avoid Hospital - 2017-11-17
"There's an easy way for parents to help cut their child's chances of ending up in the hospital with the flu -- get them vaccinated" More

Could New 'Brain Training' Program Help Prevent Dementia? - 2017-11-17
"In what is being billed as a first, researchers report that healthy seniors who tried a new brain-training program were less likely to develop dementia down the road." More

Health Tip: Safety Advice for the Holidays - 2017-11-17
"The joyous holidays may end up being a nightmare if a child gets hurt during the festivities." More

Many Hospice Workers Lack Their Own End-of-Life Directives - 2017-11-16
"Many hospice care workers haven't outlined their own end-of-life wishes for medical care" More

The Best and Worst Ways to Say 'I Love You' - 2017-11-16
"To make someone feel loved, a small gesture might be best" More

'Boomers' Doing Better at Avoiding Eye Disease of Aging - 2017-11-16
"New research shows that baby boomers are somehow avoiding the illness at higher rates than their parents did." More

Calm Parents Help Calm Kids With ADHD - 2017-11-17
"New research offers biological evidence that calm, positive parenting may help these kids master their own emotions and behaviors." More

AHA: Supervised Exercise Ups 6-Minute Walking Distance in PAD - 2017-11-16
"Supervised treadmill exercise, but not granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor, improves six-minute walking distance among patients with peripheral artery disease, according to a study published online Nov. 15 in the Journal of the American Medical Association to coincide with the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions, held Nov. 11 to 15 in Anaheim, California." More

Accurate Diagnosis Seen With Photographs of Skin Conditions - 2017-11-16
"Smartphone photographs of pediatric skin conditions taken by parents are of sufficient quality to allow accurate diagnosis, according to a study published online Nov. 15 in JAMA Dermatology." More

Peer Review Policy Cuts Atypical Antipsychotic Use in Children - 2017-11-16
"For young children, implementation of a peer review prior authorization policy can reduce the use of atypical antipsychotic medications, according to a research letter published online Nov. 15 in JAMA Psychiatry." More

Model Predicts Development of Chronic Kidney Disease - 2017-11-16
"A multivariable model that uses routine laboratory data is able to predict advanced chronic kidney disease after hospitalization with acute kidney injury, according to a study published online Nov. 14 in the Journal of the American Medical Association." More

New Hemophilia Treatment Stems Bleeding Episodes - 2017-11-16
"Hemlibra (emicizumab-kxwh) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to prevent or reduce the number of bleeding episodes among certain people with hemophilia A." More

Health Tip: If There's a Wildfire Nearby - 2017-11-16
"Smoke from a nearby wildfire threatens anyone, but poses even more of a threat to people with asthma, COPD, heart disease or diabetes" More

If Dad Has Depression, Kids Might Develop It, Too - 2017-11-16
"Having a father with depression may put teens at a heightened risk for the mental health problem" More

Kids Still Getting Risky Painkiller After Tonsillectomy - 2017-11-16
"At issue is the opioid painkiller codeine. " More

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