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 New Case of Local Zika Infection Reported in Florida
Latest one in Palm Beach County brings state total to 43; scientists predict 400 cases by summer's end

 Mideast Violence Erasing Decades of Health Gains
Declines in life expectancy noted in Syria and other war-torn countries, study says

 Amphetamines Polluting Some Urban Streams: Study
Concentration of drugs may be high enough to cause ecological changes, researchers say

 Animal Research Yields Clues to Sexual Spread of Zika
Researchers think vaginal fluid may be ideal breeding ground for the virus, which can cause fetal brain damage

 Autism-Linked Genes Often Differ Between Siblings
Findings suggest developmental disorder's causes may be even more complex

 Coffee Cravings May Spring From Your DNA
Genes appear to influence how much caffeine you need, researchers find

 For Uncontrolled Tremor, Ultrasound Instead of Brain Surgery?
Noninvasive technique helps patients who don't respond to medication, study says

 Health Highlights: Aug. 25, 2016


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