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October 19, 2018

Many Young Juul Users May Not Know They're Addicted

FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Teens who use Juul e-cigarettes appear to be oblivious to the addictive potential, even when they already show signs […]
October 19, 2018

Almost Half of Americans Are Trying to Lose Weight: CDC

FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The latest national tally on dieting finds that nearly half of U.S. adults are doing what they can to […]
October 18, 2018

AHA: Ozone Pollution May Be Linked to a Type of Bleeding Stroke

THURSDAY, Oct. 18, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Exposure to the main ingredient in smog may be linked to a type of bleeding stroke, according to […]
October 18, 2018

3-Drug Therapy Might Be Cystic Fibrosis 'Breakthrough'

THURSDAY, Oct. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — In what researchers are calling a “breakthrough,” two preliminary trials have found that either of two triple-drug regimens could […]
October 18, 2018

Experts Sound Warning About 'Baby Boxes'

THURSDAY, Oct. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Cardboard baby boxes are gaining fans, but are they as safe as cribs and bassinets? Experts say no. Without […]
October 17, 2018

AHA: Why It's So Hard to Quit Smoking

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 17, 2018 (American Heart Association) — The science behind why it’s so difficult to quit smoking is crystal clear: Nicotine is addictive — reportedly […]
October 16, 2018

CDC Warns of Polio-Like Virus Striking More U.S. Kids

TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A rare but devastating polio-like virus appears to have made itself at home in the United States, partially paralyzing […]
October 16, 2018

Obesity Surgery May Cut Heart Attack Risk in Diabetics

TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Obesity surgery may help prevent heart attacks and strokes in people who are severely overweight and have diabetes, a […]
October 16, 2018

Xanax, Valium Tied to Higher Suicide Risk in COPD Patients With PTSD

TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People suffering from two common conditions — post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and the breathing disorder known as chronic obstructive […]