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LGBT-identifying females are at increased risk of substance use in early...

CORVALLIS, Ore. - Females who identify as sexual minorities face an increased risk of substance use that shows up as early as age 13,...

A home-based weight management program benefits both children and parents

Philadelphia, June 6, 2019 - Obese children are four times more likely to become obese adults making childhood obesity a significant health threat. A...

Reducing opioid prescriptions after C-sections

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Nearly a third of birthing moms now deliver babies via caesarean section -- and many of them go home with...

State alcohol policies may affect aggression- and driving-related harms from someone...

New research suggests that state alcohol policies may be effective in reducing aggression-related and driving-related harms due to other drinkers, mainly in...

Home exercise program reduces rate of falling in at-risk seniors

An in-home exercise program reduced subsequent falls in high-risk seniors by 36 per cent, according the results of a 12-month clinical trial published today...

Sleepless nights linked to high blood pressure

A bad night's sleep may result in a spike in blood pressure that night and the following day, according to new research led by...

Sticking to sports can help kids adjust

Thinking of getting your child to take up a sport that involves a coach or instructor? Good news: a new study finds that children...

For many, friends and family, not doctors, serve as a gateway...

In a common narrative of the path to opioid misuse, people become addicted to painkillers after a doctor prescribed them pills to treat an...

Some ADHD meds may increase risk of psychosis, study finds

A new study sheds light on a rare but potentially dangerous risk of commonly-used medications to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (). Researchers evaluated the two...

If You Find Cats Antisocial, It’s More Likely You Being a...

Dogs may have stolen the Internet from cats, but cat memes endure - and many center on one theme: Cats are aloof jerks.The primary...