Suicides Increase Among U.S. Kids, But More in Girls Than Boys
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Suicides Increase Among U.S. Kids, But More in Girls Than Boys

FRIDAY, May 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Suicide rates are on the rise among American children, but the increase is greatest among girls, a new study finds. “Overall,…

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Swallowed Batteries Should Be Removed to Avoid Stomach Damage: Study
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Swallowed Batteries Should Be Removed to Avoid Stomach Damage: Study

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter SATURDAY, May 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Doctors might want to be more aggressive about treating children who swallow a button battery and appear…

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Health Tip: Bed Bug Protection
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Health Tip: Bed Bug Protection

Rosacea, Acne, Shingles: Common Adult Skin Diseases Learn to spot and treat skin conditions commonly found in adults such as acne, eczema, shingles, psoriasis, rosacea, hives, cold sores,…

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Health Tip: Safely Storing Guns
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Health Tip: Safely Storing Guns

(HealthDay News) –Every year, thousands of people in the United States are injured or killed by guns, says KidsHealth. If you decide to keep a gun in your…

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Heavy Teen Boys May Face Higher Heart Disease Risk as Adults
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Heavy Teen Boys May Face Higher Heart Disease Risk as Adults

MONDAY, May 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Just a few extra pounds during adolescence may translate into higher odds for heart disease in adulthood, a new study of…

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Crash Risk Much Higher for Teen Drivers With ADHD
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Crash Risk Much Higher for Teen Drivers With ADHD

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Parents often fret when their teen drivers get behind the wheel, but parents of teens with attention-deficit/hyperactivity…

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The Best Exercises for Brain Health
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The Best Exercises for Brain Health

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — There’s a lot you can learn from your elders, starting with the results of a multi-year study…

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1 in 5 Kids Don’t Strap on Helmets Before Biking
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1 in 5 Kids Don’t Strap on Helmets Before Biking

MONDAY, May 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Many American kids don’t don helmets when biking, skateboarding and riding scooters, a troubling new poll finds. Among more than 1,300…

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Bedbugs Date Back to T. Rex’s Time
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Bedbugs Date Back to T. Rex’s Time

THURSDAY, May 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Bedbugs have a long history, all the way back to the dinosaur age, a new study says. British researchers said bedbugs…

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Essentials for Growing Tasty Herbs on Your Windowsill
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Essentials for Growing Tasty Herbs on Your Windowsill

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Whether you have a dedicated space in an outdoor garden or just a few buckets on a…

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