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By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Insurance worries may keep cancer survivors stuck in jobs

(Reuters Health) – Childhood cancer survivors may be inclined to stay in jobs they don’t like due to insurance worries or concerns about medical bills, a U.S. study suggests. (adsbygoogle = More...

By news On Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Labor lying down tied to higher odds of giving birth without interventions

(Reuters Health) – First-time mothers who have an epidural are more likely to have a vaginal birth without forceps or other interventions if they’re lying down rather than upright during labor, a UK study More...

By news On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

U.S. states adding rules for feeding babies in daycare

(Reuters Health) – Most U.S. states have added new rules over the past decade designed to improve feeding practices for babies in daycare, a study suggests. Babies who don’t learn to eat only when they’re More...

By news On Friday, October 27th, 2017

Baking soda plus water best for washing pesticides off apples

(Reuters Health) – Washing apples in water with a dash of baking soda is the most effective way to remove pesticide residue, new research shows. The mix outperformed Clorox-spiked water for getting rid More...

By news On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Less wealth tied to higher odds of disability and premature death

(Reuters Health) – People with fewer assets like real estate, savings, stocks and retirement accounts may be more likely to develop disabilities or die prematurely than wealthier individuals, a new study More...

By news On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Sap from garden plants can burn eyes

(Reuters Health) – Gardeners caring for plants in the Euphorbia genus should be careful about handling the toxic sap, according to a new report. More than 2,000 species of euphorbia exist, including succulents More...

By news On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Few U.S. hospitals can fully share electronic medical records

(Reuters Health) – Less than one in three U.S. hospitals can find, send, and receive electronic medical records for patients who receive care somewhere else, a new study suggests. Just 30 percent of hospitals More...

By news On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Home blood pressure monitoring works best with extra support

(Reuters Health) – People who monitor their own blood pressure at home may get better results if they also have extra support like counseling and lifestyle coaching, a research review suggests. To see More...

By news On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Medicare patients face high costs for newer injected cholesterol drugs

(Reuters Health) – Newer injected cholesterol medicines known as PCSK9 inhibitors can cost Medicare patients more than $300 a month, compared with only about $4 for older statin pills to lower cholesterol, More...

By news On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Some youth football drills raise head-impact risk more than others

(Reuters Health) – Several youth football drills expose young athletes to head impacts more frequently and more roughly than others, according to a U.S. study that followed 10- and 11-year-old players for More...