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Prenatal Sugar Intake May Increase Asthma Risk in Offspring - 2017-12-08
"Increased maternal prenatal and early childhood intake of sugar-sweetened beverages and fructose is associated with increased odds of developing childhood asthma, according to a study published online Dec. 8 in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society." More

Moms' Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids' Odds for Asthma - 2017-12-08
"Kids are more likely to develop asthma if their moms chug sugary drinks during pregnancy, a new study suggests." More

Health Tip: Starting a Tooth Brushing Routine Early - 2017-12-08
"Tooth brushing should begin in infancy to instill lifelong habits and protect teeth throughout adulthood." More

Preventing Childhood Accidents at Home - 2017-12-08
"As a parent, you may worry most about your kids when they aren't with you. But many of the falls that send a million children to the ER each year happen at home." More

When a Preemie Goes Home, Dad Stresses Out - 2017-12-07
"When parents bring a premature baby home from the hospital, it's the dads who feel the most stress, a new study finds." More

Impaired White Matter Integrity for Depression in Parkinson's - 2017-12-07
"Parkinson's disease patients with depression have impaired white matter integrity, especially in the long contact fibers in the left hemisphere, according to a study published online Nov. 10 in CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics." More

Coming Soon: A Gel That Could Help Save Soldiers' Eyes - 2017-12-06
"Now, researchers say there may be a quick way to seal severe eye injuries until they can be treated by doctors." More

U.S. Courts, Jails Could Be Key Players in Curbing Opioid Abuse - 2017-12-06
"Just 5 percent of people referred for opioid addiction treatment by the U.S. criminal justice system receive the best treatment" More

State Newborn Screening Policies Cut Infant Cardiac Deaths - 2017-12-05
"Implementation of state newborn screening policies for critical congenital heart disease is associated with a decrease in infant cardiac deaths, according to a study published in the Dec. 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association." More

Health Tip: Fight Seasonal Affective Disorder - 2017-12-05
"Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), common in the winter months, is a type of depression triggered by decreased exposure to daylight." More

Dating Violence Tied to Spankings in Childhood - 2017-12-05
"Spanking your child may have unintended consequences as he or she forges adult romantic relationships years later" More

Steep Rise in Deaths for People Hospitalized After Opioid OD - 2017-12-04
"The death rate has quadrupled among people whose opioid use lands them in a hospital" More

Risk of Persistent Opioid Use a Concern for Youth After Surgery - 2017-12-04
"Adolescents and young adults are at risk for persistent opioid use after surgery, and this represents an important pathway to consider in the epidemic of prescription opioid misuse, according to a study published online Dec. 4 in Pediatrics." More

Smartphone Pics Help Docs ID Kids' Skin Condition - 2017-12-04
"Parents can get a reliable diagnosis for their child's skin condition simply by taking a smartphone photo and sending it to a dermatologist" More

Taking Your Meds? A Digital Pill Can Tell - 2017-12-04
"Pairing medication with an ingestible sensor can help clinicians track how often and when patients actually take their prescription drugs" More

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