Most parents want pot dispensaries away from schools

Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Now that medical marijuana is legal in 32 states and Washington, D.C., some parents are worried about the negative effect pot dispensaries may have...

Trial launched to study HIV-to-HIV liver transplant outcomes

Feb. 15 (UPI) -- The country's first large-scale clinical trial to study the safety of liver transplants between people with HIV was launched on Thursday. The new study --...

Hip and knee replacements show high durability, study shows

Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Most hip replacements last well after the surgery was performed, a new study says. About six in 10 hip replacements performed 25 years ago have...

Study: Chemical in Roundup may increase cancer risk by 40 percent

Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Glyphosate, a chemical in the popular weedkiller Roundup, may elevate cancer risk in people, according to a new study. Researchers examined studies conducted between 2001...

More U.S. adults reporting chronic pain, study says

Feb. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. adults are seeking treatment for chronic pain more than ever, a new study says. The rate of U.S. adults who felt at least one...

Exercise boosts brain function in older men, study says

Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Everyone knows that exercise can give a boost to the heart, but for middle-aged men, it can also give a jolt to their brains,...

Panel suggests screening all new mothers for depression

Feb. 12 (UPI) -- About one in seven women experience depression during pregnancy or after childbirth, a new study says. And health officials think it's important to control...

Study: Half of adults with heart disease have trouble paying medical bills

Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Adults with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, or ASCVD, are having a tough time paying to treat their condition, a study says. More than 45 percent of...

‘Trojan horse’ cancer drug brings hope against tumors

Feb. 8 (UPI) -- A new "trojan horse" approach to treating cancer has shown promise in its first clinical trial run, a new study says. Nearly 15 percent of...

Mechanical clot removal safe for small stroke damage, study says

Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Mechanical clot removal has proven to be safe for stroke patients with a small amount of brain damage, new research says. About 35 percent of...

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