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More children in the U.S. are getting type 1 diabetes, especially kids ages 5 to 9, according to new research.

Posted on December 18, 2014
More children in the U.S. are getting type 1 diabetes, especially kids ages 5 to 9, according to new research.

No Evidence Paleo Diet Matches Early Eating Habits

Posted on December 18, 2014
No Evidence Paleo Diet Matches Early Eating Habits

Many People Misuse Devices for Asthma, Allergic Reaction

Posted on December 18, 2014
Memory of correct way to use inhalers, epinephrine pens faded over time, researchers report

Flu Activity Up, Some Schools Closing

Posted on December 17, 2014
Flu season is ramping up, according to the CDC, which is reporting widespread flu activity in 14 states, including much of the U.S. mid-Atlantic region and several Southern states.

Children With Eczema: How to Stop the Scratching

Posted on December 17, 2014
Children with eczema who scratch the itchy skin can actually make the condition worse. Try these tips from WebMD to help your child stop scratching.

Cheap Natural Compound May Help Smokers Quit

Posted on December 17, 2014
But cytisine isn't widely available, study authors note

Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy, Study Suggests

Posted on December 17, 2014
The headaches were tied to a doubling of odds for the facial paralysis, researchers say

Neurologists Say Jury Still Out on Medical Marijuana's Use for Brain Disorders

Posted on December 17, 2014
Easing federal restrictions on pot research might help get answers, doctors say

Seniors Still Given Potentially Dangerous Sedatives: Study

Posted on December 17, 2014
Drugs such as Xanax, Valium tied to confusion and falls, experts say

'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar

Posted on December 17, 2014
Focus should be on eating healthy foods rather than glycemic index, experts say