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  • Not their parents' vices: Smoking down, texting while driving rampant
    Not their parents' vices: Smoking down, texting while driving rampant

    There's been an outbreak of good behavior among American teens, although public health officials perceive new patterns of risky business on the part of U.S. adolescents.

  • New diabetes statistics show rising tide of disease
    New diabetes statistics show rising tide of disease

    Driven by surging obesity, an aging population and doubly high risks among blacks and Latinos, the American epidemic of diabetes has leaped to historic heights in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday. Diabetes mellitus now afflicts 29 million...

  • FDA to pregnant women: Eat more fish (but choose with care)
    FDA to pregnant women: Eat more fish (but choose with care)

    The Food and Drug Administration, underlining the potential health benefits to infants and young children of fatty acids found plentifully in fish, on Tuesday urged pregnant women and new mothers to consume more fish and to feed it more often to their youngsters.

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