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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

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Florida & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Parents Growing More Concerned Over Potential For Concussions In Young Soccer Players

The lawsuit was filed Wednesday and seeks class action status on behalf of current and former soccer players who competed for teams governed by FIFA and several U.S.-based soccer organizations.

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New Nail Polish Detects Presence of Date Rape Drugs in Drinks

The future of preventing date rape may soon be at the tip of your finger—literally.

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At-Home Test For Colon Cancer Coming Soon

The Mayo Clinic is the first in the country to offer a new, at-home screening test for colon cancer.

The American Academy of Pediatricians is urging education leaders to push back the start time for U.S. high school and middle school classes to 8:30 a.m. or later – a move intended to provide teenagers with more much-needed sleep.  (Photo by Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Pediatricians Urge US Schools To Start After 8:30 AM Due To Sleep Deprivation

The American Academy of Pediatricians is urging education leaders to push back the start time for U.S. high school and middle school classes to 8:30 a.m. or later – a move intended to provide teenagers with more much-needed sleep.

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West Nile Virus Found In Florida Chickens

Three chickens in central Florida have tested positive for the potentially fatal West Nile virus.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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