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Can't Sleep? New Study Says Try Therapy, Not Pills

People with insomnia should try counseling before they turn to pills, which often carry dangerous side-effects, a doctors' group advised Monday.

Tue, 03 May 2016 06:15:34 GMT
Trauma on the Monkey Bars? Playground Concussions on Rise

Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.

Mon, 02 May 2016 23:34:00 GMT
This Dad Is Melting Thousands of Crayons for Sick Kids

Brian Ware collects thousands of used crayons, which he then melts down and reshapes into new crayons for children at local hospitals.

Mon, 02 May 2016 23:02:00 GMT
You Can Pass Your Bad Childhood to Your Kids

Beating, yelling and neglect can be passed from one generation to the next, but parents are often willing to break the cycle of abuse if they can.

Mon, 02 May 2016 20:21:00 GMT
FDA Looks at Opioid Training for Doctors

The FDA reconsidering whether doctors who prescribe painkillers like OxyContin should be required to take safety training courses.

Mon, 02 May 2016 13:10:00 GMT
How to Protect Yourself From Melanoma

It's "Melanoma Monday" time to check yourself. But there's one big spot people often miss.

Mon, 02 May 2016 11:56:40 GMT
Test Your Risk of Skin Cancer With This Quiz

There are various risk factors for different types of skin cancer, but some people have increased risk if their skin burns easily

Mon, 02 May 2016 11:53:55 GMT
Hospital Fights Opioid Addiction With Holistic Healing

The emergency room at one New Jersey hospital is trying to avoid giving out potentially addictive prescription drugs.

Mon, 02 May 2016 06:40:41 GMT
Zika Virus Birth Defects May Be 'Tip of the Iceberg'

The explosion of birth defects linked to the Zika virus may be just the "tip of the iceberg," experts said Sunday. But they have some good news, too.

Mon, 02 May 2016 00:57:00 GMT
Feds Investigating Dole After Deadly Listeria Outbreak

Dole Food Co Inc said the U.S. Department of Justice was investigating a deadly Listeria monocytogenes outbreak linked to packaged salad products.

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 03:20:00 GMT
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