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There's New Advice To Prevent Food Allergies In ChildrenThere are updated guidelines on works and what doesn't when it comes to the prevention of food allergies.
Daily Aspirin No Longer Recommended To Prevent Heart Attacks In Older AdultsIf you're a healthy older adult looking for ways to reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke, don't turn to that age-old standby.
Study: 3+ Eggs A Day Increases Risk Of Heart Disease, Early Death It's been debated for years: Are eggs good or bad for you?
First-Time Opioid Prescriptions Down By 50 PercentSome good news in the fight against the opioid epidemic. A study in the New England Journal of Medicine finds that the number of first-time opioid prescriptions has fallen by half in recent years.
Study Shows Green Tea May Help Battle ObesityGreen tea has been touted for its potential health benefits, and now a new study from Ohio State University finds that green tea may help fight obesity.
These Sports Are Most Likely To Send Kids To The ER With Brain InjuriesAlmost 2 million children and teens were seen in emergency rooms across the United States for traumatic brain injuries between 2010 and 2016.
1 In 3 Children Suffer From Back Pain, New Study FindsA new survey finds that one in three kids between the ages of 10 and 18 reported backaches in the past year.
Birth Control Pills May Fail In Women With Certain Genetic VariantThe small birth control failure rate was largely thought to be due to human error, but there may be other factors.
Daytime Naps May Help Lower Blood PressureA new study finds a midday snooze can lower your blood pressure.
Eye Exams May One Day Predict Alzheimer's DiseaseResearchers say an eye exam may one day identify patients at risk for Alzheimer’s disease long before symptoms begin.