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Being the Boss Tied to Depression Risk for Women, But Not Men

Women in powerful positions may be judged harshly, researcher says


Close Friends May Be Key to Teens' Drinking

Larger peer group is less important when it comes to drinking or not, study says


Flu Season Off to a Slow Start ... for Now

Get vaccinated, health experts say, because it takes about two weeks for protection to kick in


Health Highlights: Nov. 21, 2014
  • House Republicans Sue Obama Administration Over Health Care Law

  • Ebola Infection Rate Has Fallen in Liberia: CDC

  • Millions of Baby Strollers Recalled Due to Finger Amputation Risk


Health Tip: Beware of Bathroom Chemicals

Turn on bathroom fan while in use


Health Tip: Check Stress at the Office

Keep smiling at the job


Hookahs Deliver Toxic Benzene in Every Puff, Study Shows

Even nonsmoking bystanders had raised blood levels of the chemical, which is tied to leukemia risk


Ick! Tapeworm Infecting Man's Brain Yields Genetic Secrets

Parasite was causing seizures, headaches in 50-year-old, researchers say


Restroom Hand Dryers Spread More Germs Than Paper Towels, Study Finds

Bacteria counts in the air around the machines far exceeded those around paper dispensers


Senior-to-Senior Aggression Common in U.S. Nursing Homes

Up to one in five residents involved in unpleasant, sometimes inappropriate confrontations, N.Y. study suggests


Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment So Successful in Kids That Trial Is Halted

Hydroxyurea pills worked as well as transfusions in reducing stroke risk, researchers report


Special Ambulance Delivers Vital Stroke Care More Quickly

Patients were six times more likely to get clot-busting drug within 'golden' hour of first symptoms in German study


'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies

Expert gives tips on avoiding problems


Treating Irregular Heartbeat With Digoxin May Come With Risks

Study finds higher odds for death, hospitalization for patients with atrial fibrillation


 

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