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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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By — Robert Preidt

SUNDAY, March 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Highly processed foods account for more than 60 percent of the calories in products Americans routinely buy in grocery stores, a new study finds.

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By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

TUESDAY, March 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Nearly all emergency room doctors surveyed order pricey MRIs or CT scans their patients may not need, mainly because they fear malpractice lawsuits, according to a new … (read more…)


By — Robert Preidt

TUESDAY, March 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Children are at greatest risk of being hit by a car at the end of the school day, as well as in the evening, a new study finds.

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