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3 Million Americans Say They Carry Handguns Daily

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 16:15

And many keep them concealed, review finds

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State Laws Help Reduce Concussions in Youth Sports

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 16:15

Study finds more students are reporting symptoms, preventing recurring injuries

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Is a Dangerous Bird Flu on the Horizon?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:15

H7N9 is still confined to China, but new research suggests potential for wider transmission

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Lying Down After an Epidural: A Smart Idea?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:15

Study found it increased chances of having a normal delivery

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Could Too Much Exercise Be Bad for Men's Hearts?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 12:22

Maybe, but only for white men, study suggests

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More Kids Spending Lots of Time on Screens

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 12:15

Survey finds big jump over past 6 years in media availability, use for youngest Americans

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Does Your Dog 'Talk' to You?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:15

Study may advance what's known about canine-human communication

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1 in 5 Young Women Who Tan Indoors Get Addicted

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:15

Depression and worries about appearance common in those who can't skip the tanning bed, study finds

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Self-Harm on the Rise Among Teen Girls

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:15

Behavior was strongly linked to greater suicide risk, UK study found

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Even a Little Walking Can Lengthen Your Life

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:15

Less than the recommended 150 minutes a week still seemed to help, study found

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FDA Approves 2nd Gene Therapy For Leukemia

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:15

Yescarta fights a type of lymphoma; move is heralded as helping open 'new era' in medical care

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Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the ER

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:15

Non-narcotic drug far more effective in new study

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HPV Vaccine Safe for Adult Women: Study

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:20

Analysis of millions of recipients finds no link to 44 different illnesses

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Avoiding Alcohol Helps the Heart Beat Better

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:15

Each decade of teetotaling lowers risk of atrial fibrillation, study finds

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2 Million Americans May Have Arsenic in Well Water

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:15

Naturally occurring element can raise risk of cancers, other health problems

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Schizophrenia Affects Brain's Communication Path

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:15

Finding may help spur new research

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Talcum Powder/Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit Award Tossed

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 08:15

Award in Missouri case set aside upon appeal. Does not affect larger California award in similar suit.

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Newer Blood Thinners Don't Raise Bleeding Risk

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 08:15

Risk is similar to warfarin, study reports

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Patient Prejudice Survey Results

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 03:46

This article provides data from a WebMD/Medscape survey done in collaboration with STAT on the topic of bias in health care.

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Credentials Don’t Shield Doctors, Nurses from Bias

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 03:45

A majority of health care professionals – including doctors, nurses and physician assistants -- say patients have made offensive comments to them based on their age, gender, ethnic background, race, weight, or other personal traits. The findings are from a new WebMD/Medscape survey done in collaboration with STAT news.

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