MENTALHEALTH:
Cyberbullying Weighs Heavily on Young People: Suicide attempts more common in both bullied and bulliers
Steroid Pills Usually Ineffective Against Bronchitis, Study Finds: Research shows that, like antibiotics, these drugs won't reduce duration or severity of symptoms
Supplement May Help Against Vision-Robbing Disease in Seniors: But no large studies prove the inexpensive pill slows age-related macular degeneration, eye expert says
Confederate Submarine Crew Killed by Blast From Their Own Torpedo: Using smaller replica of H.L. Hunley, researchers determined shock wave likely pulverized their lungs, brains
Many Prescribed Opioids Even After Overdose: Few receive anti-addiction medications after hospital discharge, researchers find
Close Friendships in High School Make for Happier Adults: Meanwhile, popular kids may end up with more anxiety later, study suggests
He Complains She Shops Too Much -- And Marriage Suffers: Study finds one spouse's views on the other's spending can bring conflict that undermines relationship
Could Common Vitamin Supplements Raise Lung Cancer Risk?: Increased odds only seemed to affect men or male smokers, study suggests
Caregiving Needs Double as End of Life Nears: Most rely on family members to provide that support, researchers say
Doctor-Patient Dialogue May Boost Use of Blood Pressure Drugs: Physicians in poor neighborhoods should ask about employment, relationships, study says
Hernia Patients May Need Fewer Opioids After Surgery, Study Finds: After repair, smaller prescriptions led to fewer pills that could be diverted or abused
Sitting Could Be Big Health Risk for Frail Folks: Being sedentary not linked to early death in people who are generally healthy, study finds
Kids' Cases of High Blood Pressure May Rise Under New Guidelines: Simplified tables from American Academy of Pediatrics likely to raise detection rates
Are Depressed Teens Prone to Violence?: Study findings underscore need for early treatment, researcher says
'Weekend Warriors' Tend to Wear White Collars: Desk jobs keep them seated all week, but they catch up on exercise on Saturday and Sunday, study finds
Gun Access May Drive Higher Suicide Rates in Rural Areas: Study findings are based on 12-year review of deaths in Maryland
Voters in Counties With Worse Life Expectancy Turned to Trump in Election: Study found link between two; researchers point to poverty, lack of health insurance, unhealthy lifestyles
Nearly 4 Million Worldwide Die Each Year From Asthma, COPD: In poorer countries these respiratory illnesses too often go undiagnosed and untreated, report finds
Could Urban Lighting Raise Breast Cancer Risk for Some Women?: Study found link between ambient light and higher odds in young, smoking females, but more research needed
Nurses Learn How to Get Patients to Say 'Yes' to Blood Thinners: Online training aims to make sure those hospitalized get treatment to prevent dangerous blood clots
Fatal Opioid ODs on the Rise Among U.S. Teens: And heroin led to the most deaths among 15- to 19-year-olds, CDC says
Pricey Wines Can Trick Your Brain: Are you responding to cost rather than quality?
A Little Drinking Might Lengthen Your Life: Study: But researchers stress too much alcohol can increase risk of early death
U.S. Antidepressant Use Jumps 65 Percent in 15 Years: Women nearly twice as likely to use the drugs as men, CDC report finds
Givers Really Are Happier Than Takers: Even small acts of generosity trigger a brain boost, study finds