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Scientists Track Cells That Spur Allergies

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 14:15

Screening for certain immune cells might help doctors assess reactions to treatment, researchers say

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Florida Confirms Sexually Transmitted Zika Case

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 12:15

It's the first confirmed case in Florida in 2017.

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iPhone Cases Recalled; Liquid Inside Can Burn Skin

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 11:18

More than 260,000 cases recalled after two dozen cases of injuries reported worldwide.

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Weight Gain Between Babies Linked to Diabetes

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 14:16

Danger is greatest for women whose weight was normal before they got pregnant, study finds

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Pregnant? Get A Flu Shot, Study Says

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 14:16

Study rebuts concerns about multiple vaccination timing

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Infection Concern Halts Kidney Disease Drug Trial

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 12:15

Doctors should weigh risks, benefits related to corticosteroid use, study suggests

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‘Forest Bathing’ Harnesses Nature to Boost Health

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 11:32

Research shows a simple walk in the woods can do a body -- and a mind --- good.

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‘Forest Bathing’ Harnesses Nature to Boost Health

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 11:32

Research shows a simple walk in the woods can do a body -- and a mind --- good.

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Gum Disease Linked to Cancer Risk in Older Women?

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 08:15

Esophageal, breast and lung cancer, among others, seen in postmenopausal women in large study

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Doctors Still Overprescribing Opioids in U.S.

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 16:15

Nearly 92 million Americans used a powerful prescription painkiller in 2015, survey shows

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Blood Proteins Tied to Severity of Chronic Fatigue

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 16:15

Inflammation drives the often debilitating condition, new research suggests

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Leaving 'Stroke Belt' Doesn't Lower Dementia Risk

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 14:21

Study found odds for mental decline still higher for those born in certain southeastern U.S. states

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Study: Aspirin Safe for Heart Failure Patients

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 14:15

Large trial comparing it to warfarin finds aspirin not tied to more hospitalizations or deaths

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This Pizza-Pasta Hybrid Is 'Worst' Restaurant Item

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 10:12

The Center for Science in the Public Interest published its annual listing of the country's most audacious meals and sides.

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What It Means to Be Transgender

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 09:25

What does it mean when someone is transgender? What happens when they transition?

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Huge Spike Seen In Fatal Crashes Linked To Opioids

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 08:15

Two decades of U.S. data show another way these prescription medications are taking lives

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FDA Looks to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 14:23

Goal is to combat smoking by making it less addictive

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Generic Eye Drops for Seniors Could Save Millions

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 12:15

Medicare is billed more than $1 billion annually for glaucoma treatments alone, researchers say

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'Eye Freckles' May Predict Sun-Related Problems

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 08:15

The spots could be linked to higher risk of cataracts, macular degeneration, study says

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‘Skinny Repeal’ Bill Dies in Senate Vote

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 07:48

U.S. Sen. John McCain casts deciding vote as GOP suffers setback on changes to Affordable Care Act.

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