LATEST NEWS: Abbott Laboratories profit beats forecast, but sales lag - (Reuters) - Abbott Laboratories Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Wednesday, but combined sales of its nutritional products, medical devices and generic medicines were slightly below Wall Street expectations.
LATEST NEWS: For kids, moving can be mentally tough - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Moving to a new area may be hard on the mental health of children, especially adolescents, according to a new U.S. study.
LATEST NEWS: Mothers' weight tied to stillbirth, infant death risks - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who are carrying extra weight before pregnancy or early in gestation are at heightened risk of having their infants die shortly before or after birth, according to a new analysis of past research.
LATEST NEWS: FDA OKs new generation Boston Scientific heart pacing devices - (Reuters) - U.S. health regulators have approved four Boston Scientific Corp implantable devices for heart patients, including a next generation of smaller defibrillators to treat abnormal heart rhythms, the company said on Tuesday.
LATEST NEWS: Some new Facebook friends may signal relationship troubles - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who add new romantic interests to their Facebook "friends" list while in a romantic relationship tend to have a lower level of commitment to their current mate, a recent study finds.