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  1. Poll: Most mothers have been 'mommy-shamed'

    06.19 / 20:24 www.upi.com Upi.com -Health
    A new poll finds that six out of 10 American mothers say they've been criticized for their parenting skills, a widespread practice called…
  2. Age, cost of treatment among top reasons patients leave hospital early

    06.19 / 19:26 www.upi.com Upi.com -Health
    Age and cost of treatment are among the top reasons patients leave the hospital early, which can pose dire risks, including further illness and death, researchers…
  3. Opioid abuse by U.S. youths up sixfold since 2001: Study

    06.19 / 17:15 www.upi.com Upi.com -Health
    MONDAY, June 19, 2017 -- The rate of opioid addiction among Americans age 25 and under rose nearly sixfold from 2001 to 2014. But few young addicts get medical treatment that might prevent overdose or relapse, a new study…
  4. Teens, pre-teens support increasing smoking age to 21

    06.19 / 16:18 www.upi.com Upi.com -Health
    Nearly two-thirds of U.S. teens support raising the minimum age for purchasing tobacco products to 21 years old, new research…
  5. CDC study: Guns kill, wound 7,000 children per year

    06.19 / 15:21 www.upi.com Upi.com -Health
    Each year in the U.S., nearly 1,300 children die from guns and nearly 6,000 are wounded, report officials at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and…
  6. Acupunture may be effective tool against pain in ER

    06.19 / 14:24 www.upi.com Upi.com -Health
    Acupuncture is a safe and effective alternative to pain medications for some emergency room patients, a new study…