Scientists Spot Genes Linked to Rosacea

More than 16 million Americans have incurable skin condition

Are Liberals Happier Than Conservatives?

New study suggests that may be true, but it all depends on how you define and measure happiness, researchers say

Autism-Linked Genes May Be Tied to Slightly Higher IQ

Those with genes associated with the disorder scored slightly higher on thinking tests, study finds

Cochlear Implants May Also Boost Seniors' Mood, Thinking: Study

Older people with severe hearing loss who received the devices had less depression, better mental skills

Ebola Outbreak Disrupted Routine Medical Care in West Africa

Many childhood vaccinations missed, putting hundreds of thousands at risk for measles, other diseases, study says

Excessive Use of Medical Scans Varies By Region

Doctors tend to order more imaging technologies in the Northeast, study found

FDA Tightens Rules on Endoscopes Tied to 'Superbug' Outbreaks

Poorly cleaned devices implicated in infections at two Los Angeles hospitals

Health Highlights: March 12, 2015

  • Three-Week-Old Boy Receives Heart Transplant

  • Deaths From Extreme Cold Highest in Rural Areas of Western U.S.

  • Tulane Lab Worker Tests Positive for Deadly Bacteria

  • New Type of Artificial Heart Could Offer Permanent Replacement For Failing Hearts

  • Most Listeria Outbreak Wrongful-Death Lawsuits Settled

Health Tip: Confused About Comfort Foods?

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