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Having A Soda With That Burger Is Double Trouble

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:15:47 EST

High-sugar drinks combined with protein triggers extra fat storage by body, study finds


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Sharks! What They Can Teach Us About Our Health

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:59:48 EST

Scientists studying ancient predators for possible human benefit


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Estrogen May Influence Women's Depression Risk

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:15:22 EST

Early menstruation, more frequent periods seem to make sad times less likely, researchers suggest


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ACL Surgery Often Successful Over Long Term

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:15:10 EST

Even 10 years after procedure, many still playing sports, study finds


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Oxygen Therapy Revives Toddler's Brain

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:15:16 EST

Shrunken areas of brain tissue actually re-grew after treatment, doctor says


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What's Ahead for Health Care Reform in 2018?

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:15:15 EST

Higher premiums, fewer choices, less time could confront consumers shopping for insurance, analysts say


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Nine Risk Factors Boost Dementia Risk: Study

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:15:14 EST

Reducing mid-life hearing loss might make the biggest difference


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As Weight Creeps Up, So Does Risk of Heart Failure

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:15:17 EST

But losing a few pounds might help decrease the damage, cardiologist suggests


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Healthy Heart in 20s, Better Brain in 40s?

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:15:12 EST

Following lifestyle recommendations in young adulthood pays off later, study says


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No Extra Risk to 'Nipple-Sparing' Cancer Surgery

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:15:08 EST

Research suggests that the cosmetically superior procedure comes with no added risk


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Early Menopause May Be Tied to Type 2 Diabetes

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:15:12 EST

When periods stop before 40, risk is 4 times greater compared to late menopause, study suggests


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Future of Health Care Reform in Limbo

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:15:19 EST

3 Republican senators tank effort to dismantle health law without an immediate replacement


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High-Dose Vitamin D May Not Curb Kids' Colds

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:15:21 EST

Study seems to dispel a common myth around the daily supplement, researchers say


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Training And Meds May Help Advanced Alzheimer's

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:15:14 EST

Skills lost, such as dressing or bathing, can potentially be relearned, small study suggests


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Dozens of Potential Alzheimer's Meds in the Pipeline

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:15:10 EST

Last new drug for the memory-robbing disease was introduced in the United States in 2003


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2 More GOP Senators Defect on Health Bill Vote

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 01:15:33 EST

7-year Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare in serious jeopardy -- at least for now


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Not All Plant Foods Are Equal

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:15:14 EST

Analysis found that only healthy fruits, vegetables and grains guarded against heart disease


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Poor Vision May Be Sign of Zika Damage in Babies

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:15:14 EST

All infants with prenatal exposure to the virus need a vision exam, researchers say


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Do Artificial Sweeteners Raise Odds for Obesity?

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:15:24 EST

Products won't lead to significant weight loss and are even tied to weight gain, research review finds


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A Healthy Diet May Help Ward Off Dementia

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:15:19 EST

New studies suggest that, yes, eating right could boost your brain function


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Set Goals for Better Sleep

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:42:37 EST

Are you tired of your kids being tired all the time? Learn how to set goals to help them rest, relax, and recharge.


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FAQ: What To Know About Dangerous Vibrio Bacteria

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 13:40:24 EST

Understanding the risks, symptoms and treatment for disease bacteria found in saltwater and raw fish can cause.


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Diabetes Treatment Teaches Rogue Cells to Behave

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 13:15:17 EST

'Stem cell educator' provided at least 4 years' benefit for some people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, study says


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Study Finds Phthalates in Mac & Cheese Products

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 09:15:15 EST

Macaroni and cheese mixes made with powdered cheese contain high levels of potentially harmful chemicals called phthalates, according to a new study.


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Despite Warnings, Kids Are Still Dying in Hot Cars

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 09:15:12 EST

Even on a 60-degree day, a small child's body temperature can quickly rise


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Too Much Work Could Lead To Irregular Heart Rhythm

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 09:15:11 EST

Study shows a link between on-the-job hours and atrial fibrillation, but couldn't prove cause-and-effect


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'Observation' Best for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:15:09 EST

20-year study found little difference in death rates, more complications with surgery


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FDA Panel OKs First Gene Therapy For Leukemia

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:15:14 EST

Expensive but potent leukemia therapy genetically transforms patients' immune system cells to fight disease


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CT Scans Might Help Gauge Heart Attack Risk

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 17:15:16 EST

Researchers aim to identify vulnerable patients before damage becomes irreversible


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CPAP Mask Not a Prescription for Heart Troubles

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 19:17:12 EST

Device helped with sleep apnea, but didn't cut deaths from cardiovascular causes, study finds


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Common Vision Disorders Could Be Holding Your Child Back in School

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:04:41 EST

Some common vision disorders can't be detected by a standard eye exam -- and could be holding your child back in school.


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Early Parkinson's May Prompt Vision Problems

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:15:14 EST

Changes in sight could signal disease a decade before motor symptoms surface, study suggests


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New Hope in Search for Vaccine Against Gonorrhea

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 19:15:15 EST

Study shows that routine meningitis shot may offer at least some protection


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Daily Jolt of Java May Bring Longer Life

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 17:15:18 EST

Two large studies boost potential benefits of coffee, and one looked at consumption in all races


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Fatal First Heart Attacks More Common in Blacks

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 17:15:16 EST

Black men are twice as likely to die, so prevention is crucial, researcher says


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Can 'Love Hormone' Help Kids With Autism?

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 17:15:14 EST

Researchers seek to boost social abilities in small study


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