Flu Activity Up, Some Schools Closing (17 Dec 2014)
Flu season is ramping up, according to the CDC, which is reporting widespread flu activity in 14 states, including much of the U.S. mid-Atlantic region and several Southern states.
Children With Eczema: How to Stop the Scratching (17 Dec 2014)
Children with eczema who scratch the itchy skin can actually make the condition worse. Try these tips from WebMD to help your child stop scratching.
Cheap Natural Compound May Help Smokers Quit (17 Dec 2014)
But cytisine isn't widely available, study authors note
Neurologists Say Jury Still Out on Medical Marijuana's Use for Brain Disorders (17 Dec 2014)
Easing federal restrictions on pot research might help get answers, doctors say
'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar (17 Dec 2014)
Focus should be on eating healthy foods rather than glycemic index, experts say
Teens Use E-Cigarettes More Than Cigarettes (17 Dec 2014)
Teens Use E-Cigarettes More Than Cigarettes
Texas Infant Dies of Legionnaires' Disease After 'Water Birth' (17 Dec 2014)
Though health officials couldn't confirm source of infection, they warn of dangers of practice
Health Highlights: Dec. 17, 2014 (17 Dec 2014)
FDA Approves System to Make Donated Blood Safer
Nearly 2.5 Million Consumers Have Selected Health Plans On Federal Marketplace (17 Dec 2014)
Officials say the online site and consumer call centers were extremely busy over the weekend as people sought to buy insurance before the Dec. 15 deadline to have a policy in place for January.
Screening Test Finds Drugs That Show Promise Against Ebola (17 Dec 2014)
Researchers uncover 53 potential treatments; all are already FDA approved but need more study for this use
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