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Health Tip: Trouble Sleeping During Pregnancy
Reasons include having to go more often

Health Tip: Listen to Your Child About Food Allergies
Things kids may say when they're having an allergic reaction

Scientists Grow, Implant Human Intestinal Tissue in Mice
Research may provide model to study digestive diseases, future treatments

As U.S. Economy Worsened, Vasectomy Rates Rose, Study Finds
National data shows a 28 percent rise in men opting for the procedure

Circumcision Past Newborn Stage Poses Risk for Boys, Study Finds
Delaying procedure also linked with higher costs, experts say

'Desensitized' Parents Let Kids Watch More Movie Violence, Sex
Study found that as parents viewed more of it themselves, they became more lax about how much kids could see

Ebola or Not? Rapid Test for the Virus Not Here Yet
With flu season approaching, finding an accurate, speedy screening method will become more important

Man Treated for Ebola in Atlanta Now 'Free' of the Virus
Unidentified patient arrived at Emory University Hospital Sept. 9, was discharged Sunday, officials say

Health Highlights: Oct. 20, 2014

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children
Study finds that liquid drugs are the most commonly misused at home

Goodbye to Reading Glasses?
Implantable eye device shows promise in preliminary trial, researchers say

For Infertility Treatment, Should He Drink Less Coffee, More Booze?
Study suggests male beverage consumption affects in vitro fertilization results

Regular Doctor Visits Help Control Blood Pressure, Study Says
Having health insurance also associated with better readings

Mouse Study Suggests Antibiotics May Aid Salmonella's Spread in Animals
Experts say findings have troubling implications for use of drugs to treat livestock

Parkinson's Drugs May Spur Compulsive Behaviors
Study estimated a 10 percent increased risk of impulsive gambling, shopping and hypersexuality

Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study Reports
Taking drug in addition to chemotherapy also reduces risk of cancer recurrence

Some Lung Patients Buy Cigarettes Along With Meds at Pharmacies: Study
To end this paradoxical practice, certain drug stores no longer sell tobacco products

Pricey Hepatitis Drug a Good Bet in U.S. Prisons, Study Says
Researchers conclude Sovaldi is cost-effective

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