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6 Out of 7 Possible Concussions May Have Been Missed in 2014 World Cup

Players should be assessed using soccer group's international recommendations

Bye-Bye Flu Shot, Hello Patch?

Early results look promising for dissolvable microneedle vaccine

Consider Acupuncture for Incontinence, Not Certain Infertility Cases

Research yields mixed results for this traditional Chinese treatment

Could Shift Work Damage Your DNA?

Small study raises questions about daytime sleep and cell damage

E-Cigarettes Lead to 'Real' Smoking by Teens: Review

But one public health expert questions whether the reported association is valid

Elevated Protein Level Increases Blacks' Risk of Kidney Disease

Scientists find enhanced protein level is required to trigger the illness

Fewer Americans Hospitalized for Heart Failure

But blacks still face far greater odds than whites, study finds

Force, Frequency of Head Hits Jump as Young Football Players Get Older

Findings confirm that these injuries are linked to level of play

Health Tip: Create a Food-and-Activity Journal

It can help overall health and weight loss

Health Tip: Exercise During Menopause

It helps combat these common problems

Protect Your Skin From the Summer Sun

Pick a sunscreen that blocks UVA and UVB light, skin specialist advises

What Is 'Moderate' Exercise Anyway?

How to figure out the best intensity for you

Boozing Can Age You Right Down to Your Cells

DNA studies reveal alcoholics have shorter telomeres, key markers of aging and overall health

Childhood Poverty May Predict Heart Failure in Adulthood

Income inequalities when young appear to have lifelong effects, research suggests

Early Care by Cardiologist May Lower Stroke Risk for A-Fib Patients

They're likelier to prescribe blood thinners than primary care doctors, study finds

Gene Sequencing May Reveal Risks for Rare Diseases

But doctors can be taught to minimize patients' anxiety, study says

Health Highlights: June 26, 2017
  • Compounding Pharmacy Co-Founder to Be Sentenced for Deadly Meningitis Outbreak

Health Tip: Basic Beach Safety

How to stay safer

Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients

Doctors should assess mental health at routine cardiac visits, study authors say

What Men Need to Know About ED Drugs and Anesthesia

Having surgery? Be forthright about use of erectile dysfunction drugs to prevent dangerous complications