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Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 02:37 PM EDT

Unmedicated ADHD Linked to Car Accidents: Study

Unmedicated ADHD Linked to Car Accidents: Study

A new study links an increased risk of car accidents to drivers with unmedicated ADHD. Dr. Joshua Weiner explains more.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 07:44 PM EDT

Dangers of Too Much Caffeine for Kids

Dangers of Too Much Caffeine for Kids

After a teen's caffeine-related death, MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute Chief of Cardiology Dr. Allen Taylor discussed the dangers of too much caffeine for children. Pat Lawson Muse reports.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 12:22 PM EDT

With Hep C Rates High, Health Officials Urge Diagnosis, Cure

With Hep C Rates High, Health Officials Urge Diagnosis, Cure

Hepatitis C rates in the United States soared to a 15-year high, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported last week, but while the virus kills more Americans than any other infections disease...

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 09:18 AM EDT

Bullying Persists in School, Reports of Sex Crime Up: Study

Bullying Persists in School, Reports of Sex Crime Up: Study

One in every 5 middle and high school students has complained of being bullied at school and the number of reports of sexual assault on college campuses has more than tripled over the past decade, according to a...

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 06:13 AM EDT

Efforts to Reduce US Uninsured Stalled in 2016: CDC

Efforts to Reduce US Uninsured Stalled in 2016: CDC

After five consecutive years of coverage gains, progress toward reducing the number of uninsured Americans stalled in 2016, according to a government report that underscores the stakes as Republicans try to roll...

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 09:23 PM EDT

Senate Moderates Hold Bipartisan Health Care Talks

Senate Moderates Hold Bipartisan Health Care Talks

Moderate senators from both parties met Monday to explore whether they can work on bipartisan legislation overhauling the nation's health care system. The evening session came as Republican senators have begun...

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 08:06 PM EDT

Trump Details Anti-Abortion Ban Over US Global Health Aid

Trump Details Anti-Abortion Ban Over US Global Health Aid

President Donald Trump is moving forward with a plan to massively expand a ban on federal dollars going to international groups that perform abortions or provide abortion information. Senior administration...

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 06:35 PM EDT

GW Event Focuses on Mental Health of College Students

GW Event Focuses on Mental Health of College Students

News4's Angie Goff emceed a conversation at George Washington University about promoting mental health with a focus on college students.

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 06:07 PM EDT

Caffeine Overdose Killed South Carolina Teen: Coroner

Caffeine Overdose Killed South Carolina Teen: Coroner

A 16-year-old South Carolina boy who collapsed in a classroom had so much caffeine ove a two-hour span that it killed him, a medical examiner said Monday. Davis Allen Cripe died April 26 at Palmetto Health...

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 01:29 PM EDT

Diesel Pollution Worse Than Tailpipe Tests Estimate: Study

Diesel Pollution Worse Than Tailpipe Tests Estimate: Study

Pollution from diesel trucks, buses and cars globally is more than 50 percent higher than levels shown in government lab tests, a new study says. That extra pollution translated to another 38,000 deaths from...

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