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Medical Marijuana Won't Help Most Sick Kids

Helped with chemo-linked nausea, epilepsy, but no evidence for other conditions

Managing Motion Sickness

You may never love some pursuits, like flying, but you might learn to tolerate them

Cooking Out? Don't Forget Your Food Thermometer

Keeping everything at a safe temperature will help prevent food-borne illnesses

Health Tip: Getting Over a Stomach Virus

Foods that shouldn't bother a sensitive tummy

U.S. Report Cites the Good and Bad on Marijuana

Pot shown to help chronic pain, chemo-related nausea and muscle spasms in multiple sclerosis, but researchers cite risks, too

Vomiting Disorder on Rise in Weed-Friendly Colorado

Doctors say problem may become more widespread as more states decriminalize possession of pot

Study Casts Doubt on Long-Used Morning Sickness Drug

But some doctors don't think pregnant women prescribed Diclectin should worry

Is Morning Sickness a Good Thing?

Women who experienced nausea, vomiting had 50 to 75 percent lower risk of pregnancy loss, study finds

Headed to the Pool? Protect Yourself From the Poop

Bacteria and viruses can make you sick if you don't take precautions, doctor advises

Does Medical Marijuana Reduce Need for Other Meds?

In states with legal pot, pain prescriptions saw the greatest drop, study found

Marijuana Extract Ill-Suited for Preventing Nausea After Surgery

THC study halted early because of poor results, side effects

Zaps From Electric Device May Prevent Motion Sickness

Unlike medications, this experimental therapy doesn't cause drowsiness, researchers say

Women Don't Have to Suffer Through Severe Morning Sickness, Experts Say

New guidelines recommend vitamin B6/antihistamine combo to quell nausea, vomiting

Norovirus Can Go Airborne When Infected Person Vomits: Study

Researchers say released particles can linger on surfaces for weeks, anyone who touches them at risk

When Babies Spit Up, Don't Panic

Expert offers tips on lowering chances of episodes, knowing when to worry

For a Child's Fracture, Use Ibuprofen, Not Morphine: Study

Fewer side effects reported with the over-the-counter pain reliever

Akynzeo Approved for Side Effects of Chemotherapy

Drug helps ease nausea, vomiting

Your Stomach Bug May Well Be Norovirus

Nearly 20 percent of gastroenteritis cases stem from the 'cruise-ship virus,' study finds

Bottle-Feeding May Raise Risk of Stomach Obstruction in Infants

Study also found older age of mother increased chances of serious condition

Popular Morning Sickness Drug Safe in Pregnancy, Study Finds

Women taking metoclopramide can be reassured by the findings, expert says

'Cruise Ship Virus' Vaccine a First-Class Idea?

In early trial, symptoms of norovirus infection were halved, researchers say

Concussion Symptoms May Not Differ in Teen, Young Adult Athletes

But study authors say recovery period might vary

Older Age May Mean Fewer Hangovers

But study doesn't show why seniors suffer less headache, nausea than younger people after heavy drinking

One in 600 Flights Involves Medical Emergency, Study Says

Physician passengers assist in nearly half of cases

Many Parents Give Kids Cold Medicines When They Shouldn't, Survey Finds

They often miss fine print on the label warning against use in children younger than 4 years old

No Risks to Pregnancy Seen With Morning Sickness Drug

Large Danish study of odansetron found no rise in miscarriage, birth defects

Patients Urged to Watch for Trouble After Colon Surgery

Wound drainage, bowel problems, fever can signal post-op complications, expert panel says

Common Painkillers Tied to Kidney Risks for Children: Study

Expert says NSAIDs are overused for treating kids with fever

Vaccinating Kids Against Common Gut Bug Helps Shield Adults Too: Study

Rotavirus infection causes severe gastrointestinal symptoms and can be deadly

FDA Approves 1st Skin Patch to Combat Migraines

Zecuity treats headache and the nausea that can make it hard for some sufferers to swallow pills, experts say

Health Tip: Soothing Morning Sickness

Suggestions to help you feel better

Health Tip: Understanding Morning Sickness

Potential complications of severe cases

Palliative Care Eases Suffering for Seniors at End of Life: Study

Such patients in long-term care were less depressed, had fewer ER visits

Dishwashing Won't Kill Tummy-Troubling Norovirus: Study

Better cleaning agents needed to curb infection, researchers say

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazards Rise in Colder Weather

Heating devices such as fireplaces, furnaces, lanterns can emit deadly gas

New Diabetes Drugs Have Different Advantages, Study Says

One is injected daily, the other weekly and both have side effects

Crohn's Disease in Children May Start From Bacteria

Study found highest 'proteobacteria' levels in kids newly diagnosed with condition

Marijuana, Real or Fake, Can Lead to Unusual Gastro Problem

Case studies of cannabinoid hyperemesis describe bouts of nausea, vomiting, pain

After Tonsillectomy, Steroids May Not Increase Bleeding

Study contradicts previous European research that found the drugs can cause hemorrhage

3-D Movies: Thrills and Ills

Young adults at higher risk for motion sickness than older viewers, study found

Many Primary Care Docs Don't Know Long-Term Effects of Chemo: Survey

Experts stress that information needs to be passed on after cancer treatment ends

Post-Op Nausea May Be Hereditary

Researchers hope to identify patients sensitive to anesthesia before surgery