National Briefing | South: Georgia: Study Finds Teenage Girls Are Using Better Birth Control
May 4, 2012, 2:35 am by New York Times - Health
A new government study found that about 60 percent of teenage girls who have sex use the most effective kinds of contraception, including the pill and the patch.
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Well: Safety: Smoke in Nonsmoking Hotel Rooms
New York Times - Health : May 17, 2013, 11:43 am
Staying in a nonsmoking room in a hotel that allows smoking elsewhere does not prevent exposure to tobacco smoke, a new study reports.
Abortion Law in Arkansas Is Blocked by U.S. Judge
New York Times - Health : May 17, 2013, 8:22 am
A ban on abortion at the 12th week of pregnancy is likely to be declared unconstitutional, a federal district judge said.
Well: Focaccia Recipes for Health
New York Times - Health : May 17, 2013, 4:57 am
This week, the Recipes for Health columnist Martha Rose Shulman experiments with focaccia, an alternative to pizza that makes a great lunch, snack or sandwich.
For Gay Men, a Fear That Feels Familiar
New York Times - Health : May 17, 2013, 4:54 am
One doctor is going to the front lines in the battle against a new strain of bacterial meningitis affecting New York’s gay community.
World Briefing | Health: Single Yellow Fever Shot Offers Lifetime Protection, W.H.O. Says
New York Times - Health : May 17, 2013, 3:56 am
One shot confers lifetime protection and the “booster shot” given at 10 years is no longer necessary, the World Health Organization said.