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Research Links Long-Banned Insecticide DDT to Autism - 2018-08-16
"High levels of exposure to the insecticide DDT in women seems to more than double the risk of autism in their children, new research suggests." More

When Head Injuries Make Life Too Hard, Suicide Risk May Rise - 2018-08-14
"Traumatic brain injury can trigger a daily struggle with headaches, neck pain, dizziness and thinking problems that may drive some to suicide, researchers report." More

Give Your Child a Head Start With Math - 2018-08-14
"Knowing when to be concerned will allow you to get your child study help early on, which is important because research shows that young children who have difficulty with math typically will continue to struggle as they get older." More

Young Adults Favor Family Over Friends If Forced to Choose - 2018-08-13
"If pressed, young adults will put their parents ahead of their close friends, a new study shows." More

A Weak Grip May Signal Future Health Trouble -- Even in Kids - 2018-08-13
"Weak grip strength in children may point to a higher risk of such health problems as diabetes and heart disease, new research suggests." More

From Pigs to Peacocks, What's Up With Those 'Emotional-Support Animals'? - 2018-08-13
"There's scant scientific evidence that these animals provide legitimate benefit, said Erdman, associate dean for academic affairs at Washington State University's College of Education, in Pullman." More

Promoting HPV Vaccine Doesn't Prompt Risky Sex by Teens: Study - 2018-08-13
"Controversial state laws that promote vaccinating kids against the human papillomavirus (HPV) do not increase the likelihood that teens will engage in risky sexual behavior, a new study contends." More

No Link Between Tdap Vaccine, Autism: Study - 2018-08-13
"Children born to women who got the Tdap vaccine during pregnancy have no greater risk of autism than other kids, a new study finds." More

Global Aid Programs Shortchange Teen Health Needs: Study - 2018-08-10
" Teen health in developing countries is vastly underfunded, researchers report." More

New Dads Can Get the Baby Blues, Too - 2018-08-09
"Postpartum depression isn't limited to moms." More

Doctors Write Fewer Opioid Scripts After Learning of Overdose Death - 2018-08-09
"Doctors prescribed fewer opioid pain medications after receiving letters from a medical examiner informing them of a patient's fatal overdose, a new study says." More

Is Evolution of the Human Brain to Blame for Some Mental Disorders? - 2018-08-09
"Evolutionary changes in the human brain may be responsible for psychiatric illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, new research suggests." More

Health Tip: Help Manage Stress - 2018-08-09
"Feelings of stress and anxiety can make it difficult to cope with everyday life." More

Parents' Religious Beliefs May Affect Kids' Suicide Risk: Study - 2018-08-08
"Teens, especially girls, whose parents are religious may be less likely to die by suicide, no matter how they feel about religion themselves, new research suggests." More

Picture This -- It Makes Kids Eat More Veggies - 2018-08-08
"Parents often struggle to get their kids to eat more vegetables. But could something as simple as a picture of broccoli on a plate get children to load up on the healthy stuff?" More

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