Health News:Stigma Adds to Burden of Type 1 Diabetes How Much Drinking Is Healthy -- or Not? Obesity Plagues Rural America Marriage Is Good Medicine for the Heart After Concussion, Are Legs at Risk, Too? Experts Warn of Synthetic 'Bioweapons' Danger Severe Stress May Send Immune System Into Overdrive Many Young People With Autism Can Become Safe Drivers: Study AHA: New Insights Into Sickle Cell and Stroke Risk U.S. Smoking Rate Hits All-Time Low One Blood Test Might Be Enough to Diagnose Diabetes Even Modern Care Wouldn't Have Saved RFK: Study How to Keep a Diet Diary Health Highlights: June 19, 2018 Health Tip: Choose Protective Sunglasses Health Tip: Suggestions For a Better Night's Sleep Psychiatric Drug Lithium Tied to Birth Defect Risk Meds Can Cut Deaths From Opioid Abuse, But Too Few Get Them America's Poor Are Less Happy Than Ever: Study Mom's Voice: The Sleep Secret for Babies in Intensive Care How 'Helicopter' Parenting Impedes a Child's Development Reduce Weight, Reduce the Arthritic Knee Pain U.S. Teens Embracing Alternative Meds. Is That a Healthy Trend? Warning Labels Can Scare Folks Away From Sugary Drinks AHA: Big Weight Gain in 1st Pregnancy Could Boost Preeclampsia Risk Today's Sleepy Teens May Be Tomorrow's Heart Patients What If You Lose Your Child at an Amusement Park? Pediatricians Say No to Spanking Exercise Options That Double as Stress-Busters Health Highlights: June 18, 2018 Health Tip: Soothing Baby During Teething Health Tip: Travel-Related Ills May Surface After You Return Healthful Grilling Is as Simple as 1, 2, 3, 4 Beach, Boating and Booze Add Up to Summer Injuries The Hot Dog You Shouldn't Have Vitamin D May Guard Against Colon Cancer Exercise May Counter Effects of Obesity Genes Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk When DEA Cracked Down on Opioids, Abusers Moved to Black Market: Study Clean Skin, Hands Critical for 'Kangaroo Care' for Preemies AHA: Kids Can Drown Quickly and Silently, So Prevention Is Key The Water's Great. Just Don't Overlook Safety. Liver Cancer a Big Threat to U.S., Other Developed Nations Does Salt Water Help Your Cut? And Other Health Myths of Summer Strategies to Avoid Sunburn Health Highlights: June 15, 2018 Health Tip: Say Goodbye to Split Nails Health Tip: What to Do if You Scratch Your Eye Human Brain Hard-Wired to Love Fat-Carb Combo: Study Sex, Drugs Hold Less Allure for Today's High Schoolers Low-Nicotine E-Cigs May Raise Toxin Risks E-Cig Flavorings May Damage Lining of Blood Vessels Obesity's a Larger Problem in Rural America Lack of Paid Sick Leave Linked to Poverty Binge Drinking: A Hazard for Teen Bones? Test-Taking Can Be Tough for Kids With Vision Problems Sleepless Nights Haunt 1 in 4 Americans Who Will and Who Won't Get the Flu? Know the Signs of Postpartum Depression Health Highlights: June 14, 2018 Health Tip: Protect Your Skin Health Tip: 4 Steps to Manage Diabetes Can IV Fluids Harm the Brain of Those With Serious Diabetes Complication? Mediterranean Diet Scores Again for Heart Health 60 Sickened So Far in Salmonella-Tainted Melon Outbreak Religion May Be Potent Medicine Diabetes Linked to Risk for Parkinson's Disease Why Are Statins Underused With Black Patients? Surgical Blood Transfusions Tied to Clot Risk Childhood Cancer Impacts Mental Health Do Antipsychotic Meds for Kids Raise Diabetes Risk? High Blood Pressure in Your 50s May Set Stage for Dementia Money Spurs Those With Heart Disease to Step Lively AHA: Family Perseveres After Losing Father to Heart Attack Looking Good! Plastic Surgery for Men Surges How Healthy Is Your Diet? Health Highlights: June 13, 2018 Health Tip: Choosing Athletic Shoes Health Tip: Help Prevent Gum Disease Balanced Diet May Be Key to Cancer Survival Are Your Meds Making You Depressed? U.S. Obesity Rates Rising Again AHA: Drug Therapy Fails to Control Blood Pressure During Exercise Depression, Money Woes Higher in Heart Patients With Job Loss Obese Young Adults Prone to Binging, Purging Honey Helps When Kids Swallow Button Batteries Health Tips for Summer Fun Smoking and Diabetes Linked to Calcium Buildup in Brain Could You Have Rosacea? Dogs May Help Soothe Vets With PTSD Urban Violence Has Wide-Ranging Impact on Schools Health Highlights: June 12, 2018 Health Tip: Caring for a Minor Burn Health Tip: Using Bug Repellent Impotent? Maybe You Should See a Heart Doctor Kitchen Towels Laden With Bacteria Girls, Young Women Fall Short on Exercise: Study Antiviral Treatments Reduce Cancer Risk for HIV Patients New DNA Test May Predict Prostate Cancer Risk Is Your Workplace Making You Fat? Coffee May Do Your Liver Good Strict Handgun Laws Lower Gun-Murder Rates in Cities Stabilize Those Stability Ball Workouts Walkable Neighborhoods Might Lower Kids' Asthma Risk Health Highlights: June 11, 2018 Health Tip: Eat Fish Twice Weekly Health Tip: Manage Bed Wetting Americans' Obsession With Sugar Starts in Infancy Study Sees Financial Windfall If More Americans Ate Healthful Foods High School Pitchers Who Also Catch Prone to Injury Allergies More Common in Kids With Autism No Safety Concerns With DTaP Combo Vaccine for Kids: Study Wind Turbines' Health Impact Still Up in the Air Fish Oil May Protect the Youngest Hearts AHA: We All Need Water for a Healthy Life, But How Much? Stigma of Safe Needle Exchanges Lingers Despite Opioid Epidemic Oldest Bubonic Bug's DNA Decoded Patients on Opioids OK With Lower Doses How to Determine Your Health Insurance's True Costs Health Highlights: June 8, 2018 Health Tip: Breathe Easier in a Volcano Zone Health Tip: Understanding Sunscreen Lingo U.S. Suicide Rates on the Rise Snubbed on Social Media? Your Depression Risk May Rise Pediatricians Back Flu Shot, Not Nasal Spray Vaccine Why NFL Teams Play Better at Night Blood Test Might Predict Preterm Birth AHA: Drones a Lifesaver for Cardiac Arrest Patients? Fewer U.S. Kids Use Tobacco, But Numbers Still Too High: Officials Think Twice About Tonsil, Adenoid Removal 2-Drug Combo Could Help Some Women Through Miscarriage Bookworms More Prone to Be Nearsighted, Study Finds Humidity Won't Hamper Spread of Flu Virus Never Ignore Depression Health Highlights: June 7, 2018 Health Tip: Living With Dementia Health Tip: Recognizing Triggers for Gum Disease New Blood Pressure Rules Could Prevent Many 2nd Strokes: Study The Keto Diet Is Popular, But Is It Safe? Blacks, Hispanics Suffer Second Bleeding Strokes More Often Human Trials Set for Experimental HIV Vaccine Could Early Birth Hinder Adult Success? Colonoscopies, Endoscopies Carry Greater Infection Risk Than Thought: Study AHA: Husband Saves Wife a Week After Learning CPR From TV Show This Is When You're Most Likely to Die From a Heart Attack More Teens Than Ever Would Try Marijuana Go Vegan to Jumpstart Weight Loss Health Highlights: June 6, 2018 Health Tip: Recognizing Hearing Loss Health Tip: Avoiding Rip Tides Job Strain Plus Heart Disease, Diabetes a Lethal Mix for Men Stressed Out at Work? Your A-Fib Risk May Rise Your Tummy Rumblings Might Help Diagnose Bowel Disorder Breakthrough Therapy Seems to Rid Woman of Advanced Breast Cancer Millions Die Worldwide Each Year for Lack of Quality Care AHA: Stress Contributes to High Rates of Heart Disease Among Black Adults Sex Robots Are Already Here, But Are They Healthy for Humans? High Schoolers on Heroin Abuse Other Drugs, Too Are You a Prospective Poop Donor? Could Rover Unleash a Flu Pandemic? Mammograms Might Encourage Other Screenings Man Was Awake for 90 Minutes During CPR: Report Non-Drug Migraine Treatments Often Ignored Smart Steps for Safer International Travel 1st 'Biosimilar' OK'd to Prevent Chemo-Related Infections Health Highlights: June 5, 2018 Health Tip: What To Expect From Joint Replacement Surgery Health Tip: Three Weight Stats That Can Predict Health Smart Decisions. Smart Health. Browse A-ZSearchBrowse A-ZABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ0-9 Your CareYour Symptoms Self Care Diseases & Conditions Surgeries & Procedures Injuries Tests Alternative Medicine Drug Information Drug Interactions Multimedia Library Your SymptomsHealth Navigator Hip Pain SmartSite Knee Pain SmartSite Back Pain SmartSite Your HealthWellness Tools My Checkups Health Risk Assessments Cardiovascular Validated Risk Score Assessment Health CentersPregnancy Center © 1997- All rights reserved. A.D.A.M. content is best viewed in IE9 or above, Firefox and Google Chrome browser.