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1 in 5 Elderly U.S. Patients Injured by Medical Care
1 in 5 High School Seniors Binge Drinks: Study
1 in 6 Teens Treated in ER Has History of Dating Violence: Study
A Survival Guide for Winter's Threats
Alzheimer's-Like Plaque Seen on Brain Scans After Head Trauma
American Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations
Amputee's 'Phantom Limb' Pain Eased by Virtual Arm Technology
Anemia Treatments Don't Boost Recovery From Brain Injury, Study Finds
Antidote Might Reverse Complication From Blood Thinner Pradaxa
Appendix Removal Isn't Riskier on Weekend, Study Says
As Summer Arrives, CDC Offers Pool Chemical Safety Tips
Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Each Year: Study
Athletic Trainers First Line of Treatment for Young Basketballers: Study
Avoiding Injury During Winter Sports
'Bath Salts' Drugs Led to 23,000 ER Visits in One Year: U.S. Report
Better-Educated Public May Bring More Lifesaving CPR, Study Shows
Blood Pressure Meds May Raise Risk of Serious Falls for Seniors
Bone Doctors May Miss Signs of Domestic Abuse, Survey Finds
Boston Bombing Triggered Flashbacks in Vets With PTSD, Study Finds
Boston Marathon Bombings Left Psychological Scars on Kids
Boys Have Higher Death Rates From Many Causes, Study Shows
Brain Injuries May Raise Risk of Early Death
Brain Injuries Tied to PTSD in Marines
Broken Bones, Concussions Most Common Injuries in Youth Hockey
Bullet Wounds Kill 8 Percent of U.S. Kids Treated at ERs
Cat Bites May Lead to Serious Infections, Hospitalizations
CDC Raises Ebola Outbreak Response to Highest Alert Status
Certain Allergies Plus Blood Pressure Meds Could Be Bad Mix
Certain Childhood Fractures May Signal Low Bone Density: Study
Chest Pain Less Common in Female Heart Patients: Study
Concussions Linked to Alzheimer's Risk in Study
Concussions Common in Middle School Girls Playing Soccer: Study
Concussion's Damage to Brain Lingers After Symptoms Fade: Study
Cops on Night Shift at Higher Risk of Serious Injury: Study
Coverage of Boston Bombings Unnerved Many: Study
CPR Devices No More Effective Than Hands-On Method: Study
CPR Training Rates Lower in Poor, Rural U.S. Communities
CPR Underused by Minorities, Study Finds
Cross These Dangerous Toys Off Kids' Christmas List, Experts Say
Despite New Rules, Injuries Still Costly for NHL, Study Finds
Dietary Supplements Can't Treat or Cure Concussions: FDA
Dispatcher-Assisted CPR Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival in Kids: Study
Divorce May Raise Risk of Accidental Death
Doctors Need to Protect Athletes From Concussion Risk: Neurologists
Doctors Regrow Large Areas of Muscle Lost in Injured Soldiers
Don't Let the Warm Weather Leave You Snakebitten
Drunk-Driving Deaths Under-reported in U.S., Study Says
Ease Into a Workout Program to Prevent Injuries
Ebola Patient Nancy Writebol Making 'Slow Improvement'
Ebola Patient to Be Flown to U.S. for Treatment
Ebola Vaccine Trials Set to Begin in September
Ecstasy Use on Rise Again Among U.S. Teens: Report
Elderly Diabetes Patients on Insulin Most Vulnerable to Low-Blood-Sugar Trouble
ERs Dispensing More Narcotic Painkillers: Study
ERs Not Curbing Overuse of Antibiotics, Study Reveals
ERs See Spike in Traumatic Brain Injuries
Even Mild Blast Injuries Tied to Long-Term Brain Changes in Vets
Even Mild Concussion Can Cause Thinking, Memory Problems: Study
Expert Offers Backpack Safety Tips
Expert Tips for School Bus Safety
'Extreme Sports' Linked to 40,000 Head and Neck Injuries Per Year
Falls Top Car Crashes as Leading Cause of U.S. Spinal Injuries
FDA Renews Warning on HeartStart Defibrillator Failures
Few Americans Get Recommended Emergency Stroke Care
Few Good Resources on Self-Harm Exist Online, Study Finds
Fewer ER Visits for Kids After Cold Medicine Restrictions
Food Is a Common Choking Hazard for Kids, Doctor Says
Football Helmets Not Much Protection Against Hits to Side of the Head: Study
For Children of Teen Parents, Most Injuries Due to Falls: Study
For Many College Athletes, the Payoff Is Lifelong Disabilities: Study
Get Fit Before You Hit the Slopes
Giving Magnesium to Stroke Victims Early Not Helpful: Study
Head Injuries Common in Nursing Home Falls: Study
Head Injuries Tied to Higher Migraine Risk for Veterans
Head, Neck Injury May Triple Younger People's Risk for Stroke
Headbanging to Heavy Metal Music Linked To Man's Brain Bleed
Health Tip: Are You at Risk for an Exercise Injury?
Health Tip: Keep a First Aid Kit in the Car
Health Tip: Know the Signs of a Hip Strain
Health Tip: Signs Your Child Has An Overuse Injury
Health Tip: Soothing Pain With Cold Therapy
Health Tip: Stay Comfortable in a Cast
Health Tip: Storing Toys
Health Tip: Trampoline Injuries
Health Tip: Using Heat Therapy
Health Tip: When Your Child Gets a Nosebleed
Healthy Blood Flow Seen a Year After Face Transplants
Heart Attack Patients Treated at Night, Weekends May Have Worse Outcomes
Heavy Kids May Suffer Worse Elbow Fractures
Higher Altitude May Lower Sports Concussion Risk, Study Suggests
Hips Pivotal in Avoiding Elbow Injuries While Pitching
Hospital Costs From Gun Injuries Topped $16B Over 9 Years
Hospitals Increasingly Give Powerful Clot-Buster for Stroke
Hot Cars Can Quickly Prove Deadly for Kids
Hurricane Season Has Begun: Are You Ready?
ICU Patients at Much Greater Risk for PTSD: Study
Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns
Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids
Injection Treatment No Help for Hamstring Injuries, Study Says
Injuries From Swallowed Magnets on the Rise in Kids, Study Finds
Injuries on the Increase in High School Lacrosse, Study Shows
Insured Patients May Not Always Get Best Trauma Care, Study Finds
It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says
Japan Quake Shows How Stress Alters the Brain
Kids' Concussion Symptoms Can Linger Long After Injury: Study
Kids With Head Injuries May Be Prone to Depression
Know the Signs of Stroke
Laser Toys Can Damage Eyes: Report
Leeches Help Save Woman's Ear After Pit Bull Mauling
'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise
Malnutrition Threatens Many U.S. Seniors Seen at ERs
Many Kids With Medicaid Use ER as Doctor's Office: CDC
Many More Kids Visiting ER for Sports Concussions, Study Finds
Medicaid Patients Behind Jump in California ER Visits, Study Finds
Medicaid Use May Boost ER Visits, Study in Oregon Suggests
Misdiagnoses Common Among U.S. Outpatients: Review
Modern War Wounds Can Devastate Vets' Sexual, Emotional Health
More Children Hit by Cars in September, Experts Say
More ERs Treating Headaches With Narcotics, Study Finds
Morphine, Blood Thinner Plavix a Bad Mix for Heart Attack Victims: Study
Most Crash Victims Don't Plan to Sue: Study
Muscle and Bone Injuries, Mental Disorders Plagued U.S. Iraq War Vets
Nail-Gun Injuries on the Rise Among Construction Workers
New 'Bioengineered Skin' Gets Closer to the Real Thing
New Campaign Seeks to Help Sleep-Deprived Americans
New Ligament Discovered in Human Knee
New Test Spots Risk for PTSD in Injured Kids
NFL Veterans Show 'Abnormalities' in Brain Activity: Study
No Harm Done From 'Scoop and Run' Police Transport Policy: Study
Off Season May Not Be Long Enough to Recover From Football 'Hits'
Old-Age Specialists May Boost Recovery Among Injured Seniors
Older Black Trauma Patients Fare Better Than Whites in ER: Study
Older Patients May Fare Better in Trauma Centers That Treat More of Their Peers
Overdoses, Cellphone-Linked Car Crashes Among Top Causes of Fatal Injury in U.S.
Oxygen Treatment May Help Some With Spinal Cord Injuries: Study
Parents Deliberately Making Child Ill Can Be Deadly
People With More Education May Recover Better From Brain Injury
'Plays at the Plate' Riskiest for Pro Baseball Players
Pop Songs May Awaken Fond Memories for Brain-Damaged Patients
Portable Bed Rails Can Pose Safety Hazard, FDA Says
Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies
PTSD Might Lead to Sizable Weight Gain in Women
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines
Readmission Rates for Children May Not Reflect Hospital Performance
Ready to Get in Shape? Ease Into Exercise, Experts Say
Repeat Drug Overdoses Raise Risk for Hospitalization, Ventilator Care
Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care
Researchers Create Functional 3-D Brain-Like Tissue
Rise in U.S. High Chair Injuries Stuns Experts
Routine Errands a Risky Time for Falls by Seniors
Safety Tips for Holiday Football Games
Seniors With Serious Injuries Often Don't Receive Specialized Care
Sharp Rise in ER Visits Tied to Abuse of Sedative, Study Finds
Sharp Rise in 'Meth'-Linked ER Visits in U.S., Study Shows
Shopping Doesn't Help in Face of Trauma, Researchers Say
Shoulders Take a Pounding in High School Football
Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders
Sleep Apnea Common After Spinal Cord Injury, Study Finds
Sleepy Teens Seem at Higher Risk for Pedestrian Accidents
Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests
Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion
Specializing in One Sport as Child No Guarantee of Future Success
Speedy Delivery of Clot-Busting Drug Helps Stroke Patients Avoid Disability
Spinal Injuries to Soldiers Much More Common in Iraq, Afghanistan Wars
Sports Injuries Can Damage Kidneys, Study Finds
Sports, Hot Weather Can Be Dangerous Combo
Spring Break Drunkenness a Dangerous Tradition
Stocking Epinephrine in Schools Might Save Lives
Stress Hormone May Drive Risk-Taking by Teen Motorists
Study Challenges Myths About Frequent ER Users
Study Questions Value of Common Knee Surgery
Study: Similar Outcomes From Combat Head Injuries, Regardless of Cause
Sudden Cardiac Arrest May Have Early Warning Signs
'Super-Magnets' Pose Rising Threat to Kids, Study Finds
Survival Rates Similar After Accidents, Acts of Violence: Study
'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve
Teen Drinkers Risking Their Lives: Study
Texting While Walking Often Leads to Injuries: Expert
Therapy That Confronts Trauma of Sexual Abuse Helped Teen Girls With PTSD
There's No Ebola Cure, But Early Intensive Treatment Boosts Survival
Those With Arthritis Face Higher Risk of Falls: CDC
Tips for Beating BBQ Burns
Tips for Keeping That Bounce House Safe
Tired Surgeons May Not Be Error-Prone
Toddlers Can Die From Swallowing Parents' Drug Detox Meds
Tongue Piercing Helps Paralyzed People Drive Wheelchairs
Too Few Kids Follow Bike Helmet Laws, Study Finds
Tragedies Do Cause Broken Hearts, Study Suggests
Trampolines Linked to More Than 1 Million ER Visits Over a Decade
Transfusions During Hospital Transport May Help Trauma Patients Survive
Trauma Center Closures Tied to Higher Death Risk for Injured Patients
Trauma Center Death Rates Linked to Patient Population
Traumatic Brain Injury Common Among Homeless Men
Treatment Delays for Many Who Need Gallbladder Surgery: Study
Twenty U.S. Kids Hospitalized Each Day for Gun Injuries: Study
Two Drugs Work Equally Well for Epileptic Seizures in Kids: Study
Two Studies Highlight Benefits of Electronic Health Records
Ultra-Early Treatment Reduces Disability After Stroke: Study
Ultramarathoners: How's Their Health?
Ultrasound Device May Improve Emergency Stroke Care: Study
Veterans With Brain Injury May Be at Risk for Dementia: Study
Vigorous Exertion at Work May Trigger Heart Attacks, Strokes
Vitamin D Deficiency Often Seen in Traumatic Bone Breaks
Walk, But Stay Safe: Tips for Pedestrians
When Winter Fun Isn't So Fun
With ERs, the Busier, the Better, Study Finds
Women Face Delays in Heart Attack Care Compared to Men: Study
Workplace Ladder Falls a Major Cause of Deaths, Injuries: CDC
Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study