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Wallpaper May Breed Toxins: Study

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:15:10 EST

Fungus on the walls might contribute to 'sick building syndrome,' researchers say


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Recall: Britax B-Safe 35 Car Seat Chest Clip

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:30:40 EST

Chest clips for more than 100 models of Britax Child Safety cars seats are being recalled over concerns a tab could break and create a choking hazard for infants.


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Fish Eaters Find Less Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:15:13 EST

Study suggests most fish may play role in controlling symptoms


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Fewer U.S. Kids Binge Drinking

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:15:10 EST

But 1 in 7 still had excess alcohol at least once in past month, study finds


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Is Your Smartphone Giving You Carpal Tunnel?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:15:09 EST

Maybe, especially for folks who spend more than 5 hours a day on their devices, study says


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Guided Exercise May Help Chronic Fatigue Patients: Study

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:15:28 EST

Little by little, patients step up activity levels as an expert coaches via phone or online video


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Legalized Pot May Lead to More Traffic Crashes

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:20:05 EST

But auto accident deaths aren't on the rise in states where recreational pot is allowed, researchers say


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How Bad for You Are Fried Foods?

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:15:54 EST

This story looks at the health effects of French fries and other fried foods.


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Senate Republicans Reveal Their Replacement for Obamacare

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:15:15 EST

Bill would rein in Medicaid budget more slowly, preserve preexisting condition safeguards, change tax credits


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OCD May Be Linked to Inflammation in the Brain

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:15:11 EST

Breakthrough could spur better treatments for anxiety disorder, researchers say


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Most U.S. Teens Aren't 'Doing It'

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:17:58 EST

By 18, more than half of adolescents were still virgins, new CDC survey reveals


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Recall: Hummus With Pine Nuts

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:49:17 EST

House of Thaller recalls hummus with pine nut topping over listeria concerns.


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Is an HIV Cure Possible?

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:42:06 EST

Babies who got antiretroviral drug therapy within hours of birth and stayed HIV-negative for months or years may offer a clue to treating newly diagnosed adults.


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Could You Raise a 'No-Diaper' Baby?

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:15:13 EST

Physician couple found it's possible, but daycare workers and babysitters may not want to give it a go


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More US Women Hospitalized for Opioid Abuse

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:15:11 EST

U.S. cases rose 75 percent for females vs. 55 percent for males over a decade, study finds


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Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:15:10 EST

Study finds their sons score high in intelligence and focus


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Zika Mosquitoes More Prevalent Than Expected

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:15:17 EST

Surveillance also caught an increase in bugs that transmit dengue and chikungunya viruses


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FDA: Don't Use Secondhand Test Strips

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:15:16 EST

Previously purchased products may not have been stored properly, could lead to inaccurate results


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When Is Risk Highest for Women With BRCA Gene?

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:15:15 EST

Study narrows down peak times, possibly aiding in preventive treatment decisions


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Hot Car Deaths: What to Know

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:55:38 EST

About 37 children die in hot cars each year in the United States. Here's how to keep yours safe.


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Hair Dyes Tied to Higher Breast Cancer Risk

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:15:11 EST

Study findings differ by race, but one expert says they're inconclusive


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Tougher Limits urged on Chemical in Toiletries

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:15:10 EST

Triclosan isn't proven safe or effective, coalition of scientists from 29 countries says


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Possible Link Between Some Statins and Parkinson’s

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:15:08 EST

But the connection was only seen with certain types of the cholesterol-lowering drugs


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Many Americans May Be Taking Too Much Vitamin D

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:15:10 EST

Study finds more people are exceeding the upper daily limit of what is considered safe


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Carrie Fisher Autopsy Finds Cocaine, Other Drugs

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:15:12 EST

Actress died in December after cardiac arrest; experts say drug abuse can weaken the heart


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Yoga Soothes Back Pain in Study

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 17:21:04 EST

Age-old practice did as good a job as physical therapy, but neither was a cure for all patients


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Is Blue Light Bad For Your Health?

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:41:44 EST

The WebMD article looks at the health effects of blue light from devices and street lights.


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Non-Opioid May Help Ease Migraine

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:21:08 EST

Alternative treatment yielded better results in emergency room patients


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More Heatwaves Ahead

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:18:26 EST

Without interventions, three-quarters of planet's inhabitants will suffer, study suggests


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United Pet Group Recalls More Rawhide Chews

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:59:43 EST

United Pet Group is expanding its voluntary recall of rawhide dog chew products sold under multiple brands.


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Why Yoga, Tai Chi and Meditation Are Good for You

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:15:11 EST

Mind-body interventions reverse DNA reactions that cause stress, study suggests


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Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:15:12 EST

Some also make false claims about the health effects of tanning, researchers find


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Herniated Disc Surgery Works for Seniors

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:15:11 EST

Age is no reason to avoid the operation, Norwegian researchers report


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High-Intensity Exercise May Be Bad for the Bowels

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:15:09 EST

Hydration and proper food intake might help prevent gut trouble, researcher says


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Are U.S. Teens Now as Inactive as 60-Year-Olds?

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:15:08 EST

The lack of exercise more evident among females than males, study says


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Kroger Expands Recall of Roasted Macadamia Nuts

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:02:18 EST

The Kroger Co. has expanded its recall of Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts because they may be contaminated with listeria.


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Addicts Try to Avoid Fentanyl, But Many Fail

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:19:39 EST

Potent synthetic opioid now responsible for more than half of overdose deaths, study suggests


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Happy Marriage, Healthier Spouses

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:17:40 EST

Nurturing each other translates to nurturing your health


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'Good' Bacteria Last in Stool Transplant Patients

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:15:08 EST

Small study shows helpful gut germs are still there 2 years on


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Healthy Dietary Fats Help Beat High Cholesterol

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:15:15 EST

Eating them can reduce your risk of heart disease as effectively as statins, heart experts say


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Electric Shock Drowning: A Silent Killer

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:17:55 EST

This news article offers advice on how to protect yourself from electric shock drowning in lakes and pools.


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Higher Odds for Certain Cancers for Couch Potatoes

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:15:12 EST

Researchers say get moving, and point to national exercise guidelines


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Costs Soar for Babies Born Addicted to Opioids

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:15:10 EST

Yearly price tag for their care now tops $300 million, researchers report


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Parent’s Smartphone Use Can Affect Kids' Behavior

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:15:14 EST

Parenting, devices, Child development, Smartphones, cell phone,


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