Hovering Parents May Harm Kids

Study found too much pressure for good grades raised risk for anxiety, depression

3,300 Heat Deaths a Year Projected for NYC by 2080

Action needed to prevent deadly climate-change effects, researchers say

Contaminated Gloves a No-No in Hospitals

Not changing them between patients raises risk of spreading infection via hospital surfaces, study shows

Diabetes Ups Risk of Heart Attack Death

Study points to need for better coordinated care, more effective use of medications, cardiology specialist says

DNA Tests May Spot Brain Infections

Genetic sequencing of inflamed brain tissue helped scientists determine what was causing damage

Drones Could Deliver Vaccines in Developing Countries

Machines might be cheaper, quicker than current delivery methods, study suggests

Five New Genes Linked to Colon Cancer

But researchers say it's likely that all the major genetic mutations have been discovered

Flint's Lead-Contamination Crisis 'Entirely Preventable'

CDC looks at kids' blood levels before, during and after city's switch to local water

Health Highlights: June 24, 2016

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Health Tip: Coping With Scalp Psoriasis

Try not to irritate your scalp