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School Bans on Chocolate Milk May Backfire

Kids ended up drinking less fat-free white milk, too, Oregon study finds

Mouse Study Reveals New Secrets of Fertilization

British researchers discover receptors on egg cells that allow sperm to attach, fertilize egg

Bacteria May Survive Longer in Contact Lens Solution Than Thought

Study suggests manufacturers test for all strains of P. aeruginosa to prevent infection

Small Childbirth Change Might Help Prevent Iron Deficiency in Babies: Study

With mothers holding newborns differently, cord clamping could be delayed, researchers say

Scientists Find New Way to Observe ‘Good’ Brown Fat

Information from MRI scans might help in obesity, diabetes research

Health Tip: Avoid Emotional Driving

Suggestions to stay calm and focused

Health Tip: Avoid Diaper Rash

Keep your little one dry and clean

Misdiagnoses Common Among U.S. Outpatients: Review

5 percent of adults are affected each year, data from several studies suggest

Leeches Help Save Woman’s Ear After Pit Bull Mauling

The 17-day treatment prevented blood vessel clogging that could threaten reconnection, surgeons say

Placing Donor Windpipe First in Patient’s Arm Helps With Transplant

Technique allows withdrawal of anti-rejection drugs after a year

Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults

But at the same time, rates of diabetes have more than tripled, researchers report

Chimps Prefer Firm ‘Mattress’

Like humans, they’re highly selective about where they sleep, researcher says

Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study

But the findings only show an association; they don’t prove cause and effect, experts say

Key Brain ‘Networks’ May Differ in Autism, Study Suggests

Neural systems tied to gauging social cues appear ‘over-connected’ in children with the disorder

Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for Patients

Study of dermatologists found those with access to samples from drug makers more likely to prescribe expensive meds

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