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Givers Really Are Happier Than Takers

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 08:15

Even small acts of generosity trigger a brain boost, study finds

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'Fat But Fit' a Myth?

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:15

Extra weight linked to extra risk, even if blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol all normal

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Air Purifiers May Help the Smog-Stressed Heart

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:15

Small Chinese study found lower stress hormone levels in those who used indoor air cleaners

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Marijuana May Help Ease Nerve Pain

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:15

But evidence for using pot to treat other types of pain or post-traumatic stress remains inconclusive

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More Depressed Pregnant Women Smoking

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:22

More than 1 in 3 smoke, compared to 1 in 10 who aren't depressed, U.S. survey finds

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Product Alert: Amazon Warns Of Bad Eclipse Glasses

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:32

The online retailer pro-actively emailed costumers who might have bought glasses that aren't safe for viewing next the Aug. 21 eclipse.

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Fleas Test Positive for Plague in Arizona

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:15

Fleas Test Positive for Plague in Arizona

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Zika Virus Tied to Neurological Woes in Adults

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:15

35 infected people were hospitalized with such conditions in Brazil during last year's outbreak

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ER Rates Soar as Toddlers Ingest Pot, Study Finds

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 06:20

Accidental intoxication rose 133 percent in a decade; U.S. experts call findings highly relevant

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Technology Improves Access to Birth Control

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 11:26

New companies and agencies such as planned parenthood are offering women birth control through apps and websites.

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'Smart' Underwear May Help Prevent Back Pain

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 08:15

With just a tap, wearable device eases stress, fatigue on lower back muscles, researchers say

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Opioid Overdoses & Deaths Flooding U.S. Hospitals

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 08:15

Medical costs jumped more than $30,000 per patient in less than 10 years, study finds

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How Safe and Effective Is Your Sunscreen?

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 08:15

One out of three may not offer the right protection, study suggests

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Trump To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 16:02

President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national emergency and said the administration would dedicate money and time to fight it.

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5 Deaths Reported After Balloon Obesity Treatments

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 15:15

Five people who had a balloon system put into their stomach to treat obesity have died since 2016, the FDA warns.

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Only About One-Third of Americans Use Condoms: CDC

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 12:15

They aren't the best method of birth control, but they do help prevent STDs, health experts say

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Artificial Sweeteners Trick the Brain: Study

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 12:15

Sugary taste can cause a heightened metabolic response, researchers say

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For Drivers, Hands-free Can Still Be a Handful

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 08:15

Complex commands are more distracting than talking on your cell, safety experts say

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Is Pot Linked to Blood Pressure Deaths?

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 08:15

Study suggests so, but heart expert questions the finding

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Stroke Rates Drop for U.S. Men, But Not Women

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 16:15

Explanations for the disparity aren't clear

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