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Jealousy Can Drive Some to Problem Drinking, Study Suggests
Jealousy Can Drive Some to Problem Drinking, Study Suggests TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Intense jealousy may trigger drinking problems, a new study suggests. The researchers found that those whose self-esteem was dependent on their rela...
Job Stress Might Make You Sick, Study Says
Job Stress Might Make You Sick, Study Says THURSDAY, July 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- High levels of job stress may increase the risk of sick leave due to mental health disorders, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from nearly 12,000 wor...
Just 1 in 3 Seniors With Diabetes Has Disease Under Control
Just 1 in 3 Seniors With Diabetes Has Disease Under Control THURSDAY, July 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Only one-third of American seniors with diabetes have their disease under control, a new study finds. "This research gives us a good picture of dia...
J&J to Rely on Bioethicists for Guidance on New Drugs for Dying Patients
J&J to Rely on Bioethicists for Guidance on New Drugs for Dying Patients THURSDAY, May 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- In a pilot program that could have wide-ranging impact, the drug maker Johnson & Johnson will have independent bioethicists dete...
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 ...