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Longer Breast-Feeding May Protect Infants at Risk for Obesity

By Tara Haelle
HealthDay Reporter

THURSDAY, Dec. 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) — For babies at high risk for obesity, the longer they breast-feed, the less likely they may be to become overweight, a new study suggests.

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parkinsons

By Amy Norton
HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A new study — this one involving patients with Parkinson’s disease — adds another layer of insight to the well-known “placebo effect.” That’s the phenomenon in which peop … (read more…)

vaccination

By Tara Haelle
HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The number of measles cases linked to the outbreak at Disney amusement parks in southern California has reached 87, health officials are reporting.

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money

By — Robert Preidt

TUESDAY, Jan. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Student loan debt is a major cause of stress for young adults, a new study finds.

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