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Both U.S. Health-Care Workers Infected With Ebola Released From Hospital
Both U.S. Health-Care Workers Infected With Ebola Released From Hospital THURSDAY, Aug. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The two American health-care workers infected with the deadly Ebola virus while doing missionary medical work in West Africa have been...
Bullying Starts Before School Years Begin, Study Finds
Bullying Starts Before School Years Begin, Study Finds MONDAY, Aug. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a finding that illustrates the complexity of bullying, Dutch researchers report that obese boys are more likely to bully and be bullied than their thin...
Ban Indoor Use of E-Cigarettes, U.N. Health Agency Says
Ban Indoor Use of E-Cigarettes, U.N. Health Agency Says TUESDAY, Aug. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Joining a number of other health agencies, the United Nations' World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday recommended that countries regulate electronic...
Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says
Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says FRIDAY, Aug. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The West African Ebola outbreak took a more deadly turn Friday with the World Health Organization announcing an estimated 500 new cases this week -- th...
Blacks May Face Higher Risk of Diabetes-Linked Vision Loss
Blacks May Face Higher Risk of Diabetes-Linked Vision Loss THURSDAY, Aug. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Black Americans are at greater risk for diabetes-related vision loss than other racial groups battling the blood sugar disease, a new study says. Re...
Botox Tested on Stomach Cancer in Mice
Botox Tested on Stomach Cancer in Mice WEDNESDAY, Aug. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Botox, the wrinkle fighter, might be a cancer fighter, too, according to a new animal study. Researchers working with mice are using Botox to try to combat stomach can...
Blood Transfusions May Cut Risk of 'Silent' Stroke in Kids With Sickle Cell
Blood Transfusions May Cut Risk of 'Silent' Stroke in Kids With Sickle Cell WEDNESDAY, Aug. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Monthly blood transfusions may lower the chances of "silent" strokes in some children with sickle cell anemia, a new clinical tria...
Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds
Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds MONDAY, Aug. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Deaths and hospitalizations for heart disease and stroke have dropped dramatically in the United States over the past decade, according t...
Beware Fake Ebola Treatments on the Internet, FDA Says
Beware Fake Ebola Treatments on the Internet, FDA Says FRIDAY, Aug. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As the death toll in the West Africa Ebola outbreak passes 1,000, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning against products sold online that claim...
Back-to-School Prep Includes Lice Review
Back-to-School Prep Includes Lice Review FRIDAY, Aug. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- With the new school year here, parents need to think about how to deal with head lice, an expert says. The first sign of head lice may be excessive itching on the nape ...