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Kids With Autism Can Really Benefit From Exercise - 2021-04-09
"Being active is good for most everyone, and new studies now show it can help kids with autism manage common behavioral issues." More

Pandemic Has Put Many Clinical Trials on Hold - 2021-04-09
"Fewer clinical trials are being completed during the pandemic, which experts say could affect medical research for decades to come." More

Stressed, Exhausted: Frontline Workers Faced Big Mental Strain in Pandemic - 2021-04-09
"Doctors, nurses and other frontline health workers in U.S. emergency departments have struggled with significant mental health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new poll reveals." More

Assisted Living Centers Can Do More for Dementia Patients, Experts Say - 2021-04-08
"U.S. assisted living facilities often have activities to keep seniors socially engaged -- but a new study says they need to ensure that residents with dementia are not left out." More

College Can Really Ramp Up Stress for People With ADHD - 2021-04-08
"College is far more stressful for undergrads with ADHD than for their classmates, but it doesn't have to defeat them." More

'Heart-in-a-Box' Can Be Lifesaving, Matching Up Distant Donors With Patients - 2021-04-08
"TransMedics' Organ Care System, nicknamed Heart-in-a-Box, allows organs to live outside of bodies for a longer period of time, meaning hospitals can scout a larger geographic radius for possible donors." More

Diminished Hearing, Vision Together Could Be Risk Factor for Dementia - 2021-04-07
"A combination of hearing and vision loss is tied to an increased risk of mental decline and dementia, but having just one of those impairments isn't connected with a higher risk, a new South Korean study finds." More

Jail Dims Hopes for Recovery for Young People With Mental Illness - 2021-04-07
"Being jailed puts teens with untreated psychiatric disorders at increased risk for long-term mental health struggles, researchers say." More

Public Lost Trust in CDC During COVID Crisis: Poll - 2021-04-07
"Americans' trust in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has declined during the COVID-19 pandemic, an opinion poll finds." More

Nearly 8 in 10 School, Child Care Staff Have Gotten at Least 1 Dose of COVID Vaccine: CDC - 2021-04-07
"In findings that bode well for the full reopening of schools across America, a new government survey shows that nearly 80 percent of school employees and child care workers have received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine." More

FDA Approves First New Children's ADHD Drug in 10 Years - 2021-04-06
"Qelbree, also known as viloxazine, comes in a capsule that is taken daily, and is not a stimulant. " More

Why Are ER Wait Times Getting Longer for Kids in Mental Health Crisis? - 2021-04-06
"U.S. children commonly wait hours in the emergency room for help with a mental health crisis -- a problem that has worsened over time, a new study finds." More

Strain of COVID Care Has Many Health Professionals Looking for an Exit - 2021-04-06
"After the pandemic, the next great health care challenge in the United States could be retaining highly trained doctors, nurses and scientists, a new study warns." More

Doctors' Group Says Antibiotics Can Be Taken for Shorter Periods - 2021-04-06
"According to new recommendations from a major U.S. doctors' group, some of the most common bacterial infections can now be treated with shorter courses of the drugs." More

How Willing Are Americans to Donate COVID Vaccines to Other Countries? - 2021-04-05
"Many Americans are fine with donating at least some COVID-19 vaccines to less wealthy nations, but that support varies between different groups, a new poll finds." More

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