For Kids Playing Pokemon Go, Catch These Safety Tips

Pediatrics group praises physical activity but warns game could be a dangerous distraction

Health Highlights: Sept. 16, 2016

  • U.S. Pushes for Quicker Sharing of Medical Research

  • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak at Florida State University

Health Tip: Know Your Family Health History

Why it's important

Health Tip: Motoring Safely After Dark

Suggestions for night driving

Kids With Bipolar Disorder More Likely to Abuse Drugs, Alcohol: Study

And those who also have conduct disorder seem to face an even greater risk

Marriage May Help Diabetics Keep Weight Off

Study also found it lowered chances of risk factors for heart disease among men, but not women

Overweight Kids Often Shunned, Bullied

School health programs should urge healthy behaviors, acceptance of different body shapes, study shows

Parents' Use of Outdated Advice May Slow Concussion Recovery

Once-recommended practices such as waking a sleeping child for periodic checks can delay healing, expert says

Severe Obesity and Heart Failure

Study sees link even without other conditions such as high cholesterol or high blood pressure

Sound Waves: An Rx for High Blood Pressure, Migraine?

Sound therapy balances brain signals, researcher says