Could Weight-Loss Surgery Boost Odds of Preemie Birth?

Monitoring is essential, especially later in pregnancy, study suggests

Diabetes Drug May Help Kids With Autism Fight Unwanted Pounds

Weight gain is a side effect of antipsychotic drugs used to treat irritability and agitation

Excess Weight Tied to Higher Risk for Many Cancers, Experts Say

International committee finds thinner folks less likely to develop variety of malignancies

Health Highlights: Aug. 24, 2016

  • CDC Provides $6.8 Million More to Fight Zika

  • First Child to Receive Double Hand Transplant Doing Well

  • Florida Teen Makes Rare Recovery From Brain-Eating Amoeba Infection

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Health Tip: Losing Hair After Pregnancy

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Kids' Mild Brain Injury Can Have Long-Term Effects

Early head trauma linked to psychiatric, financial issues as adults, study finds

Medical Marijuana's Pain Relief May Work Better for Men

Study found male users reporting bigger benefits compared to women

Season of Conception May Affect Fetal Brain Growth

Babies conceived in winter more apt to have learning problems and vitamin D might play a role, study finds

Senior Years May Truly Be Golden for Happiness

Researchers find people get less stressed and are more content as they age