Today's Health News

Expert Offers Car Seat Safety Tips

October 3, 2015 Most devices aren't used properly

FDA Approves New Treatment for Lung Cancer

October 2, 2015 Keytruda shrank tumors in some patients with advanced disease

Keytruda Approved for Leading Form of Lung Cancer

October 2, 2015 Helps immune system fight non-small cell lung cancer

'Tennis Elbow' Usually Heals Without Therapy, Study Finds

October 2, 2015 For most people, pain is gone within a year

Study Says Radiation Often Overused in Late-Stage Lung Cancer

October 2, 2015 Authors cite concerns about extra costs, side effects

Obesity Won't Affect Joint Surgery Safety, Study Finds

October 2, 2015 Heavy patients needed fewer blood transfusions, did not have more complications

Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors May Have Memory Troubles

October 2, 2015 Study suggests brain has to use different regions than normal to get the job done

Climate Change May Lead to Low Newborn Weights in Poorer Nations

October 2, 2015 Study suggests heat and lack of rain can potentially impact birth size

Do You Blame a Higher Power When You Get Sick?

October 2, 2015 'Negative spiritual beliefs' may lead to worse health, compared to positive beliefs, study suggests

For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain

October 2, 2015 But study doesn't prove night owls are doomed to extra pounds

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