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Scans Show Range of Zika-Linked Infant Brain Defects

Images of the brains of Brazilian newborns and fetuses suggest the virus affects multiple sites.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

ADHD More Often Missed in Minority Kids

Study found disparities in diagnosis, treatment rates.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Fast Action Can Prevent Sepsis Death: CDC

Know the signs of extreme response to infection, consider it a 'medical emergency'

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Gene Test Might Quickly ID Baby's Infection

Goal is to distinguish between bacterial, viral illness, researchers say.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Patent Monopolies Driving High U.S. Drug Prices: Study

Letting Medicare and Medicaid negotiate pricing would likely help bring costs down, researchers say.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Use of Cancer-Linked Fibroid Device Declines After FDA Warning

Rate of uterus removals done with power morcellators dropped significantly, study finds.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Breast-Feeding Rates Climb, But Many Moms Quit Early: CDC

American Academy of Pediatrics recommends babies get only breast milk for the first 6 months of life.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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