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Blood Transfusions During Heart Surgery May Up Pneumonia Risk
Blood Transfusions During Heart Surgery May Up Pneumonia Risk TUESDAY, Jan. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Receiving a blood transfusion during heart bypass surgery may raise a patient's risk of pneumonia, researchers report. "The ability to store and t...
Binge-Watching TV May Be Sign of Depression, Loneliness
Binge-Watching TV May Be Sign of Depression, Loneliness THURSDAY, Jan. 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Binge-watching television is linked with feeling lonely and depressed, a new study suggests. "Even though some people argue that binge-watching is a ha...
Better Outcomes for Children Born With Fertility Treatments
Better Outcomes for Children Born With Fertility Treatments TUESDAY, Jan. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Over the past two decades, the health of children born with the help of fertility treatments has improved substantially, according to a new study. F...
Brain Scans Give New Clues to Chronic Pain
Brain Scans Give New Clues to Chronic Pain MONDAY, Jan. 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The causes and treatment of chronic pain are often elusive. However, a small study provides the first evidence that inflammation in key regions of the brain might pla...
Bites to the Hand Need Medical Attention, Experts Say
Bites to the Hand Need Medical Attention, Experts Say SATURDAY, Jan. 10, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Human and animal bites to the hand require medical attention to prevent potential complications such as infection, permanent disability or even amputatio...
Blood-Thinning Drug Savaysa Approved
Blood-Thinning Drug Savaysa Approved FRIDAY, Jan. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The anti-clotting drug Savaysa (edoxaban) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to reduce the risk of stroke and prevent dangerous blood clots. The drug...
Bad Flu Season Continues to Take Toll, Especially Among the Young and Old
Bad Flu Season Continues to Take Toll, Especially Among the Young and Old FRIDAY, Jan. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The United States is in the grip of a particularly nasty flu season, federal health officials said Friday, due -- in large part -- to a ...
Bullies and Their Victims May Be at Higher Risk of Suicide
Bullies and Their Victims May Be at Higher Risk of Suicide WEDNESDAY, Jan. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new analysis of research from around the world suggests that kids involved in bullying are at higher risk of suicidal thoughts and actions. Kids w...
Binge Drinking May Weaken Immune System, Study Suggests
Binge Drinking May Weaken Immune System, Study Suggests MONDAY, Jan. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Young adults who engage in just one bout of binge drinking may experience a relatively quick and significant drop in their immune system function, a new s...
Brain Damage Rare When Newborn Jaundice Is Treated, Study Finds
Brain Damage Rare When Newborn Jaundice Is Treated, Study Finds MONDAY, Jan. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Newborns with significant jaundice are not likely to develop a rare and life-threatening type of cerebral palsy if American Academy of Pediatrics'...