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Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:45:22 EST

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This for Prostate Cancer Risky After Heart Attack

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:15:19 EST

For this type of patient, cardiac risks linked to the treatment may outweigh any benefit, study suggests


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'Mindfulness' Approach Could Help You Stay Slim

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:15:22 EST

Treatment focuses on personal goals and 'cues' to overeating, researcher says


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'Entitled' People May Wind Up Unhappy

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:15:13 EST

Inflated expectations of what they deserve doom many to disappointment, review of the data shows


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Can You Blame Your Headaches on Your Thyroid?

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:15:13 EST

People with migraines had 40 percent higher risk of thyroid problems, study suggests


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Flagging Flu-Shot Rate Worries CDC

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:15:18 EST

Decline among vulnerable older adults is of particular concern


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Acne's Silver Lining: Slower Aging of the Skin?

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:15:24 EST

Twins study finds white blood cells of sibling with acne seem to age less rapidly


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HPV Vaccine More Effective Than Thought: Study

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:15:22 EST

Prevents lesions that could cause cervical cancer by 50 percent, researchers say


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Zika Funding Approval: What Does This Mean?

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:45:10 EST

Mosquito season may be ending in parts of the U.S., but public health officials say the additional resources will make a difference because the threat will not be measured in one cycle but in years.


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High BP Might Affect Some Kids' Thinking Ability

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:15:12 EST

But researchers noted that all of the children still tested within normal ranges


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Exercise May Not Lower Women's Risk of MS

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:15:09 EST

Study shows no benefit, but staying active can help ease disease symptoms, experts say


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Could Prescribed NSAIDs Raise Heart Failure Risk?

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:15:20 EST

Study of millions of health records suggests an association, but can't prove cause-and-effect


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First 'Artificial Pancreas' for Type 1 Diabetes

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:20:47 EST

Automated insulin delivery system will ease some of the burden of living with the condition


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'The Pill' May Raise Depression Risk

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:15:25 EST

Study also ties hormonal patches, IUDs to greater antidepressant use, especially in teens


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Congress Agrees to More Zika Funding

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:15:20 EST

Part of larger spending package to keep federal government running into December


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Ketamine May Treat Migraine, Chronic Pain

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:03:35 EST

Ketamine, typically thought of as an anesthesia medicine, is stirring interest among pain management specialists as a way to treat migraines and chronic pain.


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Pot Use Linked to Relapse in Psychosis Patients

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:15:20 EST

But experts note effect is small, and the research isn't definitive


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FDA Asks Public: What Is 'Healthy Food'?

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:15:17 EST

Agency seeks input from Americans on defining what is considered nutritious


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Hot Flashes, Mood Woes?

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:15:14 EST

Study found women who believed they had frequent episodes at night more likely to be mildly depressed


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What Is Triclosan and Is It Safe?

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:25:06 EST

This chemical is in many consumer products, including lots of antibacterial soaps. Should you use or avoid it?


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A Happy Spouse May Keep You Healthy

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:15:17 EST

Your husband or wife can encourage good lifestyle habits, researchers say


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U.S. Teen Births Hit Another Record Low: CDC

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:15:10 EST

Less sex, more contraception is the 'magic' formula, experts say


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To Help Prevent Colon Cancer, 'Listen to Your Gut'

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:28:07 EST

Belly pain and black or bloody stools should not be ignored, doctor says


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Biological Clock: Why Some Age Faster Than Others

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:35:48 EST

New research could help explain why healthy living isn't always enough


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Kidney Stone? Try a Roller Coaster Ride

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:57:18 EST

Study supports stories from patients who passed the urinary obstruction while on a thrill ride


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Babies With Cleft Lip: Normal Adulthood Likely

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:21:36 EST

However, cleft palate was associated with increased risk for developmental problems


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How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:55:47 EST

Benefits seen with 1 hour a day, but behavioral problems rose after 9 hours a week


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Are There Alternatives to Statins?

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:17:53 EST

Dietary changes, other meds and even surgery also can help lower cholesterol levels, study finds


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Spare Tire: Worse for Heart Than Love Handles?

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:17:07 EST

Study links deep belly fat to greater odds for cardiovascular risk factors


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Can Pregnancy Problems Signal Future Health Risks?

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:15:22 EST

Gestational diabetes, high blood pressure might raise odds of same conditions later in life, cardiologist says


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Exercise Speeds Seniors' Recovery From Disability

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:15:20 EST

Walking regimen also curbs risk of injury in the first place, study finds


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Colonoscopy After 75 May Not Be Worth It

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:15:17 EST

But, expert says age shouldn't be only criterion for screening for colon cancer


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How Older People Can Head Off Drug Interactions

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:50:41 EST

Taking multiple medications and supplements could cause serious problems, FDA warns


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Gastric Bypass May Bring Infant Nutrition Deficits

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:46:01 EST

A study suggests that infants born to women who've had Roux-en-Y gastric bypass are more likely to be smaller and have nutritional deficiencies at birth.


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Officials: Spraying Working on FL Zika Mosquitoes

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:27:04 EST

A two-pesticide punch kills insects and their larvae -- safe for people: CDC


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9 of 10 U.S. Teens Don't Get Enough Exercise

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:22:13 EST

And bad habits continue after high school for most, study shows


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This May Up Survival for Some Lung Cancer Patients

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:20:00 EST

2 new studies find benefit to using stereotactic body radiation therapy


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Is Morning Sickness a Good Thing?

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:49:29 EST

Women who experienced nausea, vomiting had 50 to 75 percent lower risk of pregnancy loss, study finds


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Healthy Diet as Teen, Less Weight Gain as Adult

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:24:45 EST

Study suggests food choices made at 15 may establish long-term eating habits


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Should FDA Have Power to Recall Beauty Products?

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:34:33 EST

The FDA doesn’t have the authority to recall beauty products or to test a product for safety until someone complains. Congress has stepped in with proposals to boost its authority.


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'Medical Tattoos' Help Hide Surgical Scars

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:15:24 EST

Pigments can restore more natural appearance that patients are happy with, study finds


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Drug-Resistant Germs Thrive in America's Corroding Water Systems

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:15:17 EST

Bacteria found in plumbing may sicken thousands each year, study suggests


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