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'Text Neck' and Other Tech Troubles

Posted on November 26, 2014
Gift-buying season is here, and on top of the wish list for most people is the latest tech gadget or gizmo. But some experts are concerned that more tech may equal more pain for frequent use …

No Link Between Acetaminophen in Pregnancy, Asthma in Kids: Study

Posted on November 26, 2014
Once childhood respiratory illnesses were factored out, the pain relievers had little impact, researchers say

Weight Could Influence Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief

Posted on November 26, 2014
Study finds overweight people are less likely to have remission

Obesity Tied to Half a Million Cancers Worldwide, Report Shows

Posted on November 26, 2014
Largest number of obesity-related cancers diagnosed in North America and Europe, researchers report

Most Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control, CDC Says

Posted on November 25, 2014
U.S. experts cite indifference, lack of access to care

FDA Advisory Panel Says Steroid Shots for Back Pain Can Continue

Posted on November 25, 2014
Experts disagree on whether they are effective for treating spinal inflammation

Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens

Posted on November 25, 2014
Researchers find odds raised in both boys and girls developing sooner than peers

Could Popular Heartburn Drugs Upset Your 'Good' Gut Bugs?

Posted on November 25, 2014
Study suggests class of meds upset healthy balance of bacteria in the gut

Daily Physical Activity May Help Lower Parkinson's Risk

Posted on November 25, 2014
Six hours a week of household chores or commuting seem protective, study finds

Teens Given Anxiety, Sleep Meds May Be at Risk for Drug Abuse

Posted on November 25, 2014
Study finds illicit drug use more likely after their prescribed medications run out