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1. Back-to-School Tips for Parents

First few weeks require patience and support, educators say

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2. '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

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise and Physical Fitness, Health Disparities
3. Popular Heartburn Drugs Don't Raise Risk of Alzheimer's

Researchers say proton pump inhibitors like Nexium or Prilosec not linked to dementia

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alzheimer's Disease, Drug Safety, Heartburn
4. 'Confusion' Complicates Hospitalization of Elderly

Stays are often two weeks longer, British study says

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5. FDA May Limit 'Risk Info' in Direct-to-Consumer TV Drug Ads

Would new approach to broadcast advertising deprive consumers of vital information?

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Drug Safety
6. Less Is More for the Adult Cholera Vaccine

Giving just one shot instead of two may be better way to control outbreaks, researcher suggests

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cholera, Immunization
7. Anti-Vaccine Family Members, Friends Spur Many Moms to Delay Baby's Shots

Study found even if pregnant women later hear better info from docs, they may still wait on immunizations

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Childhood Immunization, Parenting, Pregnancy
8. Gun Access May Drive Higher Suicide Rates in Rural Areas

Study findings are based on 12-year review of deaths in Maryland

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Gun Safety, Rural Health Concerns, Suicide
9. Kidney Disease May Boost Odds of Infection

Patients become more vulnerable as organ function declines, study says

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Bacterial Infections, Chronic Kidney Disease, Infectious Diseases
10. Zika May Not Last in Semen as Long as Thought

Men should still follow CDC guidelines and use condoms for at least 6 months, health experts say

Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Zika Virus