Patti Neighmond Award-winning journalist Patti Neighmond is NPR's health policy correspondent. Her reports air regularly on NPR newsmagazines All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Weekend Edition.

Study: Tanning Beds Substantially Raise Skin Cancer Risks

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Texting behind the wheel almost killed 16-year-old driver Tyler Young. Courtesy of The News On 6 hide caption

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Working To Stop Teens Texting Behind The Wheel

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Panel Urges FDA To Regulate Salt In Food

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Dating Study Says Singles With Options Go For Hotties

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Many people with a hoarding anxiety disorder need to take baby steps in order to cope with organization — like cleaning a bit at a time, rather than getting rid of everything at once. Grap/Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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For Hoarders, The Mess Begins In The Mind

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Despite public health messages about exercise and eating healthfully, many children are acquiring what used to be considered "adult diseases," like diabetes and high blood pressure. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

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U.S. Youth Likely To Face Greater Health Issues

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For Some, Lasik Brings More Problems Than Solutions

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Health Experts Call For Heart Checkups For Kids

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Report: Cancer Deaths Declining Since 1990s

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To Help Healing, Doctors Pay More Attention To Pain

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Study Clears Most Antibiotic Use In Pregnant Women

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Report: Students Need More Veggies, Fewer Calories

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Models With Psoriasis Strut To Raise Awareness

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Snoring Can Indicate Treatable Sleep Condition

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Stress, Anxiety May Keep Women Smoking

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