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Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 05:37 PM CST

Remedy for Clearing Chemo Brain

Remedy for Clearing Chemo Brain

The specific cause is unknown, but experts say up to 70 percent of chemotherapy patients suffer "chemo brain," a condition greatly reducing ability to think clearly. Now, researchers may finally have a remedy.

Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 08:01 AM CST

Keller Student Creates Healthy Cookbook for Kids

Keller Student Creates Healthy Cookbook for Kids

A Keller student creates a cookbook to help children make better food choices.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 05:34 PM CST

Baby Bonding and the Love Hormone

Baby Bonding and the Love Hormone

Motherhood should be a joyous time. But for some dealing with depression, bonding with baby can be difficult. Now a new study is aiming to see how the so-called love hormone could help.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 11:08 AM CST

Sub Crickets for Meat? Insects Make Leap in Demand

Sub Crickets for Meat? Insects Make Leap in Demand

Farmers raising crickets for human consumption say there are a lot of benefits to eating insects instead of meat.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 07:05 PM CST

The Pros and Cons of Marijuana Use

The Pros and Cons of Marijuana Use

Marijuana use may help with chronic pain and nausea, but a new study says there are also negative consequences for young children and those at risk for certain mental illnesses. Experts from the National...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 05:44 PM CST

Virtual Reality Headsets May Come With Health Risks To Eyes

Virtual Reality Headsets May Come With Health Risks To Eyes

A warning from the eye doctor: limit use of virtual reality goggles by your children.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 10:42 AM CST

CVS Puts Out Cheaper Generic Competitor to EpiPen

CVS Puts Out Cheaper Generic Competitor to EpiPen

CVS is now selling a rival, generic version of Mylan's EpiPen at about a sixth of its price, just months after the maker of the life-saving allergy treatment was eviscerated before Congress because of its...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 09:25 AM CST

Ziploc Freezer Bags Help Premature Babies Stay Warm: Study

Ziploc Freezer Bags Help Premature Babies Stay Warm: Study

Nurses in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Texas Health Fort Worth developed a program to keep fragile babies warmer. It has led to a decrease of very low birth weight babies being admitted to the NICU...

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 05:51 PM CST

Tips for a Safe and Fast ER Visit

Tips for a Safe and Fast ER Visit

Doctors say pre-planning for an emergency can make your trip to the emergency department faster and safer.

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 04:51 PM CST

Consumer Reports: Fitness Trackers and Weight Loss

Consumer Reports: Fitness Trackers and Weight Loss

Fitness trackers are all the rage these days. But a new study, one of the biggest and longest to date, suggests that for some, they probably won’t help with weight loss.

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