GENERALHEALTH:
9 of 10 Docs Unprepared to Prescribe Marijuana:
Doctors Eye the Danger From 'Nerf' Guns: 'Bullets' bought online may be contributing to ocular injuries
This Mistake Can Cost Athletes' Lives in Cardiac Arrest: Bystanders often get distracted by a non-life-threatening issue, research shows
Parents Say Schools Don't Help Kids With Mental Health, Chronic Disease:
Higher Cigarette Taxes May Mean Fewer Infant Deaths:
Big Rise in Hospitalized Kids With Opioid Side Effects:
Do Nursing Home Workers Change Gloves Often Enough?:
Tattoo Today, Regret Tomorrow: Tips to Parents From Pediatricians:
Beat Back Mosquitos After Hurricane Irma:
Minorities Exposed to Dirtier Air, U.S. Study Finds:
U.S. Seniors Getting Healthier, Especially When Wealthy and White:
Smoking, Poor Diet Lead Global Death Causes: But disease study of 195 areas also finds some hopeful signs with many people living longer
Selena Gomez's Kidney Transplant Puts Lupus Center Stage: Superstar needed the donated organ because of her autoimmune disease
State Laws Have Big Impact on Kids' Gun Injuries: Locale matters too, with firearm violence affeting urban, rural teens differently, studies find
More U.S. Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction: Researcher calls findings an emerging public health issue
Golf Carts' Use Is Spreading, and So Is Danger to Kids: Study of more than 100 kids treated at trauma centers reveals serious injuries
Joining Your Kid on That Playground Slide? Think Again: It seems like fun but can be a quick trip to a broken limb, study authors warn
When Hurricanes Strike, People Aren't the Only Victims: The safety of pets can force some wrenching decisions for their owners
Skin Patch Shrinks 'Love Handles' -- in Mice: Discovery might help treat obesity and diabetes, researchers say
Parents Getting Better at Using Car Seats Safely: But older kids often miss out on booster seats
Surgery Can Be Trigger for Teen Opioid Abuse: Certain operations pose a greater risk of painkiller dependence, study finds
U.S. Cancer Death Rate Continues to Fall: But more cases are expected as baby boomers age, report says
Republicans Take Another Run at Obamacare Overhaul: Sponsors say bill would give states more flexibility; critics contend it would leave many uninsured
Vision Problems Common in Babies Infected With Zika: Impairments range in severity, two studies found
Semen Harbors Wide Range of Viruses: Researchers find 27 infectious agents, but it remains unknown how many can be transmitted sexually