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The Dreaded 'Dad Bod' Is Real
The Dreaded 'Dad Bod' Is Real TUESDAY, July 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Dads-to-be take heed: The so-called "fatherhood effect" means that first-time fathers will likely have a growing waistline to go with their growing family, a new study finds. The...
Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds
Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Although more American teens are using marijuana, their use of alcohol and cigarettes has decreased, a new study finds. Penn State researchers reviewe...
Technivie Approved for Hepatitis C
Technivie Approved for Hepatitis C FRIDAY, July 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Technivie (ombitasvir, paritaprevir and ritonavir) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in tandem with ribavirin, to treat hepatitis C genotype 4 infec...
Transgender Youth Don't Have Hormone Abnormalities
Transgender Youth Don't Have Hormone Abnormalities FRIDAY, July 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Sex hormone levels in transgender youth are consistent with the gender they were assigned at birth, a new study finds. "We've now put to rest the residual bel...
Test to Differentiate HIV Viruses Approved
Test to Differentiate HIV Viruses Approved FRIDAY, July 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new diagnostic to differentiate between strains of the AIDS-causing virus has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The Bio-Rad BioPlex 2200 HIV A...
Teens Using E-Cigs More Prone to Take Up Smoking: Study
Teens Using E-Cigs More Prone to Take Up Smoking: Study MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Teenagers who use electronic cigarettes may be more likely to smoke the real thing, new research suggests. The study, which included almost 2,100 Califor...
Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks: Study
Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks: Study WEDNESDAY, July 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- St. John's wort is a popular herbal therapy for depression, but a new Australian study highlights the fact that "natural" does not always equal "sa...
Too Much TV, Too Little Exercise When Young May Hasten Mental Decline Later
Too Much TV, Too Little Exercise When Young May Hasten Mental Decline Later MONDAY, July 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Take heed, couch potatoes: Excessive TV time in young adulthood might raise your odds for mental decline decades later, a new study s...
Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Higher Risk of Dementia
Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Higher Risk of Dementia MONDAY, July 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with type 1 diabetes may face a greater risk of developing thinking and memory problems as they age compared to the general population, new research sug...
Talk Therapy May Help Ease Insomnia, Even With Other Health Woes
Talk Therapy May Help Ease Insomnia, Even With Other Health Woes FRIDAY, July 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Talk therapy may help treat insomnia in people with physical or mental health problems, a new study suggests. With cognitive behavioral therapy,...