New Moms Still Wary of Exposing Infants to Peanuts

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 — Though doctors recommend an early introduction to peanuts, many new moms prefer to delay giving them to their babies, researchers report.
Allergy experts now say that infants should be exposed to the allergen by the time…
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His Prostate Cancer Becomes Her Struggle, Too

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 — Difficulties tied to prostate cancer may not be limited to men.
Many wives of men with advanced prostate cancer say their husband’s illness has harmed their own health, a new study finds.
“Many prostate cancer patients have…
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End of Brutal Flu Season in Sight

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 — It’s been a particularly tough flu season, but spring — and real relief — may be near, new numbers show.
The flu season continues to wind down, with yet another drop seen in doctor visits and less severe strains of…
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AHA: The Heart-Healthy Way to Dye Those Easter Eggs

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Put a twist on making colorful eggs this season that is to dye for.
Add pigment to eggshells this Easter holiday in an old-fashioned, natural way by using fruits and vegetables. Plus, if you…
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Obesity Rates Keep Rising for U.S. Adults

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 — Obesity rates have continued to climb significantly among American adults, but the same hasn’t held true for children, a new government report finds.
Obesity among adults increased to about 40 percent in 2015-2016, up from…
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Why Some 'Preemies' Grow Up to Have Weaker Hearts

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 — The hearts of adults who were premature babies pump less blood during exercise than adults who were full-term babies, a small study finds.
That might help explain why some people born prematurely are at greater risk for…
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The Benefits of Moving More

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 — In the battle of the bulge, it’s not just getting exercise that matters — what you do when you’re not formally working out counts, too.
Research shows that even getting 30 minutes of focused exercise a day may not be…
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