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Too busy to go to bed? Having trouble getting quality sleep once you do? Your health may be at risk.
College freshmen and applicants who aspire to be M.D.’s will need to choose their classes differently.
CHICAGO (AP) — Mike and Laura Park thought their credit record was spotless. The Texas couple wanted to take advantage of low interest rates, so they put their house on the market and talked to a lender about a mortgage on a bigger home in the Dallas-Fort Worth suburbs.
WASHINGTON (AP) — There's new evidence that exposure to exhaust from diesel engines increases the risk of lung cancer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The prosecutor who took the rare step of charging a doctor with murder in the prescription drug overdose deaths of three patients said Friday that the case should serve as a warning to unethical physicians who become pill pushers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The soldier on the fringes of an explosion. The survivor of a car wreck. The football player who took yet another skull-rattling hit. Too often, only time can tell when a traumatic brain injury will leave lasting harm — there's no good way to diagnose the damage.
U.S. cities are losing 4 million trees annually
NEW YORK (AP) — Researchers are reporting the first treatment to speed recovery from severe brain injuries caused by falls and car crashes: a cheap flu medicine whose side benefits were discovered by accident decades ago.
Are all of your favorite products really necessary? Experts say no—and a few could actually hurt you.
Expert describes recognition, symptoms and proper treatment of common injury