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Aristada Approved for Schizophrenia

Long-acting drug injected every four-to-six weeks

Concussion Recovery May Be Delayed in Older Adults

Research suggests head injuries later in life cause more profound effects

Doctors Use 3D Printing to Safeguard Baby Before Birth

New technology took guesswork out of high-risk pregnancy, experts say

Face-to-Face Contact May Beat Email, Phone for Staving Off Depression

Older people who spent more time communicating in person showed fewer symptoms of mood disorder

Fish May Be the Best Endurance Athletes of All

Study found they can double, even triple oxygen delivery to all parts of their bodies when under stress

Grades May Sink for Girls Who Are Compulsive Texters

But similar link with poor school performance wasn't seen for boys

Health Highlights: Oct. 5, 2015
  • Almost 2 Million Boxes of Cheerios Recalled

  • Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Parasitic Disease Treatments

Health Tip: Boost Energy Without Caffeine

Foods that can help recharge your batteries

Health Tip: Talking to Your Doctor About Weight

Prepare what you'd like to discuss

Hormone Replacement May Protect Women's Kidneys, Study Suggests

But the finding is considered preliminary and needs more study

Hospitals Doing Better Job of Promoting Breast-feeding: CDC

Still, nearly 4 million babies are born each year in U.S., but only 14 percent in 'baby-friendly' hospitals

Infants Born to Drug-Abusing Mothers Often Readmitted to Hospital

These babies are often born addicted and have higher risk of breathing, feeding problems, experts say

Less-Invasive Surgery May Not Be Best Option for Rectal Cancer

Two studies found standard surgery was slightly more successful

Optune Device Approved for Newly Diagnosed Brain Cancer

Emits electric pulses designed to thwart tumor growth

Rehab May Not Help After Broken Ankle: Study

Australian review shows no benefit, but a U.S. orthopedic surgeon disagrees

Young Cancer Survivors Often Develop New Malignancies

Teens, young adults who received radiation treatment appear at higher risk, study says

Health Highlights: Oct. 5, 2015
  • Almost 2 Million Boxes of Cheerios Recalled

  • Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Parasitic Disease Treatment Breakthroughs

  • Gene Therapy Fights Inherited Eye Disease: Company

Health Tip: Live Better With Asthma

Take prescribed medication, and create an action plan

'Tweeners' Who Think Pot Is Cool More Likely to Drink and Drive Later: Study

Parents need to talk about alcohol and drugs with their kids early and often, experts say

Zip Line Injuries on the Rise

Increasing popularity of the adventure sport brings increase in ER visits, study finds

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