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Mindfulness-Based Therapy as Good as Meds for Depression, Study Says

Results suggest possible alternative to long-term drug use

FDA Weighs Tighter Regulation of Homeopathic Medicines

Critics say these natural remedies are ineffective, potentially dangerous; backers contend current oversight is sufficient

Diabetes Drug May Not Guard Against Pancreatic Cancer

Survival not significantly different from patients who didn’t take metformin, study finds

Training Programs for Parents Tied to Better Behavior in Kids With Autism

Behavior management strategies seemed to make a difference, study found

Many Young Adults With Autism Face Unemployment, Isolation

Report highlights need for more services for this age group

Freedom to Fidget Helps Kids With ADHD Learn: Study

The more they were able to move during tests, the better they did

Could High-Dose Insulin Prevent Type 1 Diabetes in High-Risk Kids?

Study found daily capsules of the natural hormone triggered protective immune response

Health Highlights: April 21, 2015

Study Supports HPV Vaccination Guidelines

Protection may go beyond cervical infection

More Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Facing Dangerous Complication

Diabetic ketoacidosis can prove serious; researchers point to lack of insurance leading to late diagnosis

3.8 Million Chickens To Be Killed After Bird Flu Outbreak at Iowa Farm

Experts stress this strain poses little risk to humans

Ice Cream Maker Pulls All Products After Listeria Outbreak

Blue Bell Creameries said new tests showing contamination prompted move

Another Study Finds No Vaccine-Autism Link

Finding held true even for children at risk for the developmental disorder

Health Tip: Manage Allergies in the Bedroom

A clean room should mean better sleep

Health Tip: Have a Happy Family Meal

Skip the ‘clean plate club’ rule

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