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Cigarettes Aren't Cool, California Teens Say

But kids still don't see nicotine as addictive and may opt for e-cigarettes instead

Rare Infant Seizure Disorder Often Missed

Parents, doctors may not recognize infantile spasms early enough to prevent brain damage, study finds

Pot Derivative May Curb Tough-to-Treat Epilepsy

Cannabidiol lowered frequency, severity of seizures in trials, but without a 'high'

Patient Safety May Drop During Doc Rotations

Study suggests patient care info might not be relayed to new team, boosting risk of in-hospital death

Missing 1 Hour of Sleep May Double Car Crash Risk

Too little shut-eye can equal alcohol in terms of impairment behind the wheel, traffic safety group warns

Pubic Grooming Tied to Higher STD Rates

Study finds unexpected risk comes from baring all

U.S. Doctors Still Over-Prescribing Drugs: Survey

More than 1 in 4 say antibiotics are given when the drugs will likely do no good

Normal BP in Clinic May Mask Hypertension

Young, lean patients can have high blood pressure that's not caught during regular exams, study finds

C-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes

Surgical delivery might be widening gap between baby's size and mother's pelvis, researchers say

Regular Drinkers, Irregular Heartbeat?

Even moderate amounts of alcohol may contribute to atrial fibrillation, study suggests

'Superbug' Gene Spotted on U.S. Pig Farm

Study suggests potential resistance to a last line of antibiotics for humans

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A new report shows Day Kimball Hospital has achieved zero adverse events for its patients for the second consecutive year and is one of just two CT hospitals to do so in this latest report period.

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