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Crave Coffee Too Much? Talk Therapy May Help
Caffeine intake dropped more than 75 percent after just one hour-long session, study found

Human Brains Aren't Distinctly Male or Female, Study Says
Instead, researchers find 'mosaic' of masculine, feminine traits

Doctor-Patient Relationship May Suffer When Technology Takes Over: Study
Care was not rated as high when clinician focused too much on computer screen while in exam room

After Concussion Symptoms Fade, Slowed Blood Flow in Brain May Persist
But preliminary study doesn't determine whether that is cause for concern, experts say

Fitness in Youth Can Pay Off Decades Later: Study
The better 20-somethings performed on treadmill tests, the lower their odds for dying in middle age

Brain Gains for Older Adults Who Start Exercising
Besides improved heart and lung health, study detected growth in cerebral cortex

Sugar-Free Sodas, Candy Can Still Damage Your Teeth
But, researchers add that there are easy ways to prevent lasting harm

Genes May Help Shield Seniors From Mental Decline: Study
Researchers suggest this allows older adults to continue to contribute to society

Teens More Cautious About Sex When Parents Set Rules, Study Finds
Kids tend to delay sex if Mom and Dad keep an eye on what they're doing, who they're with

Dogs May Ease a Child's Fears
Kids with pets in the home were less likely to test positive for anxiety than those without, study found

Minority Patients in ER Less Likely to Get Painkillers for Abdominal Pain
ER waits are also longer than for whites, study finds

Obamacare Boosting Breast Cancer Screening Among Poor: Study
Researchers report that expansion of Medicaid coverage is improving access to mammograms

Weight Loss May Spare Knee Cartilage, Study Finds
Losing more than 10 percent of body weight was linked to slower degeneration of cushioning in joints

Long-Distance Running Takes Toll on Joints, But It May Be Temporary
Cartilage between knee, ankle and foot joints has ability to regenerate, study suggests

Empliciti Approved for Multiple Myeloma
Drug boosts immune system to destroy cancer cells

Health Highlights: Nov. 30, 2015

Health Tip: The Benefits of Oxygen Therapy
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Health Tip: Get the Facts on Iodine
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