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Light Box Might Help Nonseasonal Depression, Too

Treatment for seasonal affective disorder could have broader application, study finds.

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More Gluten Before Age 2 Linked to Celiac Disease in At-Risk Kids

But it's not clear if limiting the protein in baby's diet would help, experts say.

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Coffee Drinkers May Live Longer

Regular java and decaf were linked to survival benefits in study.

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Pediatricians' Group Urges Cuts in Antibiotic Use in Livestock

Widespread practice is boosting bacterial resistance to drugs, putting kids in danger, AAP says.

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Physical Fitness Linked to Mental Fitness in Seniors

Study found regular activity associated with better connections between different brain regions.

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Study Finds Blood Test May Detect Concussion in Kids

Could help reduce the number of CT scans, and the radiation exposure they bring, experts say.

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Jury Still Out on Silicone Breast Implant Safety

Latest analysis finds inconclusive evidence for any link to health risks.

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Home Cooking May Help Keep Type 2 Diabetes at Bay

Study finds it was linked to fewer sugar-sweetened beverages and lower weight.

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Kidney Transplant "Tourism" Comes With Risks

Infections, complications, organ rejection more likely than in patients who get organ in own country.

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Your DNA May Explain High-Calorie Food Cravings

Genetic discovery could lead to new treatments for obesity, researchers say.

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Sleep Patterns May Affect a Woman's Diabetes Risk

Study says adding 2 or more hours of shuteye each night might be a warning sign.

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Better Diets May Be Extending Americans' Lives

Study suggests people are eating better, living longer, though there's still room for lots of improvement.

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Interrupted Sleep Not Good for Your Mood, Study Suggests

Those who slept fewer hours, but without disruptions, felt more positive the next day.

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Low-Fat Diets No Better Than Other Plans

Perseverance, not the plan, predicts success.

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Cutting Sugar From Diet Boosts Kids' Health Immediately

Children saw better blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar levels.