Can folic acid prevent autism?
February 13, 2013, 9:46 a.m. by Catherine Winters, MyHealthNewsDaily
Researchers also investigated whether taking other supplements during early pregnancy influenced the risk of autistic disorder, but found no such association.
Mysterious bird-killing virus identified
February 12, 2013, 3:29 p.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The birds were killed by the African Usutu virus.
Vitamin D labels may be misleading
February 11, 2013, 4:31 p.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
The amount of vitamin D found in pills used in the study ranged from 9 to 146 percent of what was listed on the label.
Premature births linked to scarcity of men
February 11, 2013, 3:25 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
That a deadbeat dad can influence a baby's health may seem distressing, but it also means that if he changes his behavior, he can improve a baby's health.
Train your brain and improve your life
February 11, 2013, 12:50 p.m. by Wynne Parry, LiveScience
Brain scans of meditating people show different patterns of activity depending on the practitioner's level of experience and meditation type.
Florida couple can't stop their coffee enemas
February 8, 2013, 9:55 a.m.
Video: TLC's 'My Strange Addiction' episode profiles couple's cleansing ritual.
Good news: Stressful jobs not linked to cancer risk
February 8, 2013, 9:40 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Researchers still recommend keeping stress as low as possible since that will 'improve psychological and physical well-being.'
Mysterious brain clumps behind dementia identified
February 7, 2013, 7:30 p.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The most common cause of frontotemporal dementia and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a genetic mutation that creates extra copies of a DNA sequence.
More 60-somethings being hurt in motorcycle crashes
February 7, 2013, 11:53 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
The number of people ages 60 and older who were injured in motorcycle crashes during the period studied rose 247 percent between 2001 and 2008.