ADHD Risk Rises for Each Week a Preemie Is Born Early

Being underweight or overweight at birth also linked to higher odds, study says

Blood Pressure Drugs Linked to Longer Ovarian Cancer Survival

But researchers say clinical trials needed to prove older beta blockers lengthen life in these patients

Brief Drop in Blood Sugar at Birth Tied to Poorer School Performance

But researchers say it's too soon to recommend routine screening

CT Scan Use in Kids Fell Over Past Decade

More children are undergoing MRI scans and ultrasounds, which don't carry radiation risks

Exercise Best Bet Against Diabetes for College Graduates

Less educated need more help preventing and managing blood sugar disease, researcher says

Exercise May Be Good Medicine for Irregular Heartbeat

Obese patients with atrial fibrillation saw odds of recurrence decline as fitness level improved

Family Doctor Can Safely Assist Many Births

Ob-gyn isn't necessary for low-risk delivery, study suggests

Girls Lose Friends for Having Sex But Boys Don't, Study Shows

Findings among young teens reflect traditional biases about men and women

Health Highlights: Aug 24, 2015

  • Last Known Ebola Patient in Sierra Leone Discharged

Health Tip: Coping With Chickenpox

Easing itch and discomfort