Health Highlights: Aug 4, 2015

  • Death Toll Reaches 7 in NYC Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak

  • Not Enough Evidence to Support Universal Screening for Autism: Expert Panel

  • New Standards Will Reduce U.S. Power Plant Carbon Pollution: White House

Health Tip: Binge Eating Can Harm Health

Here are potential complications

Health Tip: Know Your Risk for Deep Vein Thrombosis

Age and activity may be factors

More Evidence That Kids of Gay Parents Do Just Fine

Studies show children raised by 2 moms or 2 dads consider themselves 'different,' but stigma is lessening

Combo Rx May Boost Ovarian Cancer Outcomes, But Too Few Get It: Study

Therapy involves dosing chemo directly into the abdomen, researchers explain

Dementia Meds May Lead to Harmful Weight Loss: Study

Patients can lose 10 pounds or more, researchers find

FDA Approves New Rosacea Treatment

When applied to skin, foam helps heal pimples, bumps of common skin condition

Head Injury Tied to Long-Term Attention Issues in Kids

Study says brief lapses in attention can persist, even if brain injury is mild

Health Highlights: Aug 3, 2015

  • New Standards Will Reduce U.S. Power Plant Carbon Pollution: White House

  • Two New Ebola Cases in Sierra Leone

  • Puerto Rico Facing Health Care Crisis

  • U.S. In Vitro Fertilization Pioneer Dies

  • NYC Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak Claims 4th Victim

Health Tip: Avoid Canker Sore Pain

Watch what you eat and drink