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1.2 Million U.S. College Students Boozing on Average Day

And over 700,000 use marijuana, government report says

Fastballs a Fast Track to 'Tommy John Surgery'?

Other pitches not linked to the elbow injury, study says

Global Recession May Have Contributed to Cancer Deaths

Health-care cuts, unemployment linked to more than 260,000 additional deaths, study finds

Health Highlights: May 26, 2016
  • Republican Congressman Says He Used Medical Marijuana

  • Brain Scans Can Detect Hidden Consciousness in Patients

  • FDA Extends Review of Muscular Dystrophy Drug

  • New South Carolina Law Bans Abortions After 20 Weeks

  • Two States Sue J&J Over Vaginal Mesh Implants

Health Tip: Enjoy a Healthier Mexican Meal

Lighten up on fat and salt

Health Tip: Protect Your Hands While Gardening

Wear gloves, and watch for hazards

Healthy Living May Offset Genetic Breast Cancer Risk

Lifestyle may matter even more when your DNA is working against you, research shows

Message for Heart Failure Patients: Exercise

You'll feel better and maybe even live longer, researcher says

Some Experts Question Extent of Zika Threat to U.S.

They say Gulf Coast states face risk, but most other states probably don't

Tough Economy, Alcohol Fuels Suicide Risk in Men: Study

But similar link not seen for women

Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study

More research needed to explore potential link

Common Abnormal Heart Rhythm Linked to Cancer Risk

But study only found an association and doesn't prove that atrial fibrillation causes cancer

Doctors Spot New Vision Problems in Babies Struck by Zika

Finding adds to growing understanding of damage virus causes in these infants, researchers say

'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade

Weight bias affects all aspects of obese kids' lives, researchers say

Health Highlights: May 25, 2016
  • Two States Sue J&J Over Vaginal Mesh Implants

  • Edible Pot Products Can Look Like Candy, Threatening Children

Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely

Don't wrap the infant too tight

Health Tip: When a Child Complains of Back Pain

It may signal a more serious issue

Kids' Grades May Suffer When Families Move

The more times a family changed homes, the worse kids performed in math, reading, study found

Pot While Pregnant May Raise Premature Birth Risk: Study

Experts' advice to expectant mothers on marijuana use is same as for alcohol and tobacco: Don't do it

Predeployment Riskiest Time for Military Suicide Attempts

Two months into service is a pivotal period, study finds

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