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Just 1 Hour of Daily TV Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk, Study Suggests
Just 1 Hour of Daily TV Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk, Study Suggests SUNDAY, April 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Watching television, even for just an hour a day, may boost the risk that young children will be overweight or obese, according to new researc...
Joblessness Triples Odds for Depression in Young Adults
Joblessness Triples Odds for Depression in Young Adults THURSDAY, March 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Unemployed young adults have three times the risk of depression compared to their employed peers, a new study finds. "Unemployment and depression are ...
Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain
Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain THURSDAY, March 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Think twice the next time you don't get as much sleep as you need: A new study suggests that missing just 30 minutes of shuteye during weeknights could boost...
Just How Big Is a Normal Penis?
Just How Big Is a Normal Penis? TUESDAY, March 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Some good news, guys: A new analysis of penis sizes will help reassure most of you that you're normal, researchers say. Many males worry about their penis size, even when there...
Just Half of Nursing Home Staff Getting Flu Vaccine
Just Half of Nursing Home Staff Getting Flu Vaccine TUESDAY, Feb. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Only about one in two U.S. nursing home workers gets an annual flu shot, a new study says. "Low staff vaccination rates put vulnerable populations at risk of...
Jakafi Approved for Chronic Bone Marrow Disease
Jakafi Approved for Chronic Bone Marrow Disease THURSDAY, Dec. 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Jakafi (ruxolitinib) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat polycythemia vera, a chronic disease of the bone marrow. Jakafi is the ...
Jogging May Help Seniors Walk Better
Jogging May Help Seniors Walk Better MONDAY, Nov. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Jogging helps seniors maintain their ability to walk, a new study finds. The researchers looked at people older than 65 who either ran or walked for exercise. Those who ran...
Just Try Getting an Appointment With a Psychiatrist
Just Try Getting an Appointment With a Psychiatrist WEDNESDAY, Oct. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Residents of major U.S. metropolitan areas who need a psychiatrist are often likely to come up empty-handed, regardless of ability to pay, new research su...
Jealous, Moody Women May Face Higher Alzheimer's Risk, Study Says
Jealous, Moody Women May Face Higher Alzheimer's Risk, Study Says WEDNESDAY, Oct. 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Middle-aged women with a neurotic personality style and prolonged stress may have a heightened risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, new re...
Junk Food Cravings Linked to Brain Lapse
Junk Food Cravings Linked to Brain Lapse THURSDAY, Sept. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Can't resist that fat-filled goodie? You can blame it on a brain lapse. Giving in to cravings for high-calorie junk food is associated with a lapse in the part of th...