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Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

Dietitian shares shopping guidelines

Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

Dietitian shares shopping guidelines

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Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

Dietitian shares shopping guidelines

One Part of the Brain Doesn't Age, Study Suggests

Spatial attention skills don't seem to decline over time

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One Part of the Brain Doesn't Age, Study Suggests

One Part of the Brain Doesn't Age, Study Suggests

Spatial attention skills don't seem to decline over time

Many U.S. Workers on Disability Use Narcotic Painkillers, Study Finds

Experts worry about addiction, drug misuse

Many Americans Harbor Unfounded Fears About Ebola Outbreak: Survey

Misconceptions surround how the virus is transmitted, likelihood of disease spreading in United States

With Kids in School, Parents Can Work Out

Include exercise in your weekly calendar of commitments, fitness expert says

Neutering Project Curbed Feral Cat Population

Rates of impoundment, euthanasia dropped dramatically in targeted area, study says

College Prep 101

Expert offers tips on how to help students adjust to life on their own for the first time

Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds

10 percent of children tracked had allergy to peanuts, eggs or milk

Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says

Parents can help their children handle the sting of getting vaccinated

Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds

Technique commonly used for problem drinkers only lowered consumption slightly, didn't change behaviors

Low-Nicotine Cigarettes May Not Lead to More Smoking

Concerns about inhaling more toxic chemicals weren't borne out in study

Both U.S. Health-Care Workers Infected With Ebola Released From Hospital

Though still weak, they're expected to continue to recover and pose no risk to the public, doctors say

U.S. to Tighten Access to Certain Narcotic Painkillers

Drugs containing hydrocodone, which include Vicodin, would be affected

Air in U.S. Cities Getting Cleaner, EPA Says

Levels of many toxins, pollutants have been lowered since 1990, according to the agency

Talk Therapy Plus Meds May Be Best for Severe Depression

But combination isn't better than drugs alone for those with mild or chronic mood disorder, study says

Failing Vision Tied to Shorter Lifespans for Seniors

Link could be due to faltering ability to carry out daily tasks, researchers say

Low Birth Weights May Put Black Women at Risk for Diabetes

Study found association regardless of their current weight

Getting Healthier a Big Money-Saver for People With Diabetes

Sticking with a fitness and nutrition plan can save more than $500 a year in health-care costs, study finds

Racial Disparities in Breast-Feeding May Start With Hospitals, Study Suggests

Maternity care practices differ in neighborhoods with more black residents than average, CDC research finds