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July 15, 2016

Do ADHD Medicines Boost Substance Abuse Risk?

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Parents often worry that their children who take stimulants to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be at higher risk for substance abuse later.

Doctors Should Bone Up on CT Scan Cancer Risks

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors routinely order CT scans as diagnostic tools. But many are ill-informed about the cancer risks associated with this imaging technology, a new study suggests.

Health Tip: Be Smart During a Power Outage

(HealthDay News) -- Power outages can be dangerous if you don't follow safety precautions.

Health Tip: Watch Children Near Pool Drains

(HealthDay News) -- Parents should always supervise children closely in and around pools. Drains can be particularly dangerous.

Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Chronic fatigue syndrome -- a condition that continues to baffle doctors -- may be influenced by a person's intestinal bacteria -- sometimes called gut microbiome, new research finds.

Cornea Transplants Riskier for Women When They Come From Men?

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women who undergo a cornea transplant may have a worse outcome if their donor is a man, a new study suggests.

Cancer Patients, Doctors Often Disagree About Prognosis

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer patients and their doctors often hold different opinions about the patient's chances for survival and how long he or she might live, according to a new study.

Heavy Moms Likelier to Pile Food on Kids' Plates: Study

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Obese and overweight moms seem to serve their kids more food at meals, potentially boosting their risk for childhood obesity.

Play 'Pokemon Go' Without Landing in the ER

FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Here a Pokemon, there a Pokemon, everywhere a Pokemon!

Health Highlights: July 15, 2016

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