Breath Test for Illegal Drugs Instead of Urine Analysis?

Researchers say new method identifies contaminated aerosol particles

Depression May Worsen Problem of Obesity Among the Poor

Study found link between mental disorder, unhealthy nutritional choices in this high-risk population

Divorce May Mean Kids Down More Soft Drinks

Study found children whose parents had split or were separated consumed more sugary beverages

Genital Herpes Vaccine Shows Promise in Mouse Study

It also seems effective against oral herpes, but only human trials can prove true benefit, experts say

Good Heart Health May Help Stave Off Dementia, Study Says

Poorer cardiac function linked to doubled odds for mental decline

Health Highlights: March 10, 2015

  • Maker of Children's Tylenol, Motrin to Plead Guilty to Selling Contaminated Medications

  • Soft Drinks Dropped From Burger King's Kid's Menu/Meals

  • New Treatment for Double Chin Should be Approved: FDA Advisory Panel

  • New Drug OK'd for a Deadly Pediatric Cancer

  • Boxed Warning to Remain on Chantix: FDA

  • Teen Forced Into Chemotherapy in Remission

  • Affordable Care Act Will Cost Less Than Projected: CBO

  • Specialty Drugs Push Prescription Spending Increase

Health Tip: Benefits From Proper Diet and Exercise

Positives include better stress management

Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Allergies

Close the windows to help keep pollen out

Hospitalizations After Severe Blood Infections May Be Preventable

Study suggests readmissions are often for diseases, conditions that can be treated after first discharge

More Evidence That Hormone Therapy Might Not Help Women's Hearts

Review also found raised risk of stroke for some, although timing of use may be a key factor