Health Tip: Help Prevent Clogged Milk Ducts
(HealthDay News) -- Clogged milk ducts can affect a woman's
ability to breast-feed, and cause pain and discomfort for mom.
Health Tip: Allergic to Latex?
(HealthDay News) -- Among people with a latex allergy, exposure
to the material can lead to a serious -- potentially deadly --
Genetic Condition May Be Mistaken for Autism in Some Kids: Report
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Some children diagnosed
with autism may actually have a genetic deletion disorder instead,
according to a new study.
Young Adults With Autism Less Likely to Have Jobs, Live Independently
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Young adults with autism
are less likely to find work or live on their own than their peers
with other kinds of disabilities, two new studies show.
Suicides Rose Worldwide After 2008 Economic Crisis: Study
TUESDAY, Sept. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Effects of the 2008 global
economic crisis could be to blame for increased suicide rates in
the United States and other countries, according to a new
Could E. Coli Vaccine for Cows Cut Human Infections?
TUESDAY, Sept. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Vaccinating cattle against
E. colibacteria could cut the number of human infections by
85 percent, far higher than previous estimates, British scientists
Fluorescent Scans May Have Potential to Track Alzheimer's Progression
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Newly developed
fluorescent compounds may help doctors track Alzheimer's disease as
it advances in living patients, a new study reveals.
Geography, Income Determine Health Care in U.S., Report Says
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Low-income Americans'
access to health care and the quality of care they receive vary
widely based on where they live, according to a new report.
Health Highlights: Sept. 18, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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