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Medicare Subsidy Helps Breast Cancer Patients Afford Treatment
Medicare Subsidy Helps Breast Cancer Patients Afford Treatment WEDNESDAY, Oct. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A Medicare subsidy program makes it more likely that breast cancer patients in all racial and ethnic groups will continue hormone therapy after...
Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC
Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC THURSDAY, Oct. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Most American kids entering kindergarten are getting their required vaccinations, a new report shows. Coverage for the 2013-2014 school year ranged from 95 pe...
More Evidence That Exercise May Help Fight Depression
More Evidence That Exercise May Help Fight Depression THURSDAY, Oct. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Physically active people are less likely to show signs of depression, a new study finds. And exercise can help improve mood in people who already feel de...
Mouse Study Suggests Antibiotics May Aid Salmonella's Spread in Animals
Mouse Study Suggests Antibiotics May Aid Salmonella's Spread in Animals MONDAY, Oct. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Antibiotics might actually help Salmonella -- bacteria that cause food poisoning -- spread among infected animals, according to new resea...
Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children
Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children MONDAY, Oct. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A child receives the wrong medication or the wrong dosage every eight minutes in the United States, according to a recent study. Nearly 700,000 children...
Man Treated for Ebola in Atlanta Now 'Free' of the Virus
Man Treated for Ebola in Atlanta Now 'Free' of the Virus MONDAY, Oct. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An unidentified patient being treated at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta is now "free of Ebola virus disease" and was discharged Sunday from the fa...
More Kids Using ERs for Medical Care, Researchers Say
More Kids Using ERs for Medical Care, Researchers Say TUESDAY, Oct. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- More children are going to the emergency room for health care, a new California study reveals. Children's visits to the emergency room in California hospi...
Many Parents Need to Educate Themselves About Concussions
Many Parents Need to Educate Themselves About Concussions FRIDAY, Oct. 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Parents' lack of knowledge about concussion may hinder youngsters' treatment and recovery, two new studies suggest. One study included a survey of 511 ...
Medicines Are Biggest Culprit in Fatal Allergic Reactions: Study
Medicines Are Biggest Culprit in Fatal Allergic Reactions: Study THURSDAY, Oct. 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Although food allergies have garnered a lot of attention lately, a new study reports that medications are actually the biggest cause of sudden ...
MRI May Spot Early Signs of Mental Decline, Study Finds
MRI May Spot Early Signs of Mental Decline, Study Finds TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An MRI scan that measures blood flow in the brain may help predict which older adults are at risk for future memory loss, a preliminary study suggests. T...