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Compression Tights Won't Trim Running Times

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 18:15

While they kept muscles from vibrating, fatigue still set in, study finds

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Type 2 Diabetes: How to Handle the News

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 15:57

You just learned you have type 2 diabetes. What now?

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Kevin Hart Goes All In

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:30

Actor and comedian Kevin Hart talks fitness, family, and fans.

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Harmed by Sunscreen? What Parents Need to Know

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:29

Toddler's face was badly injured after using Banana Boat sunscreen. Dermatologists think it's a photo allergic reaction.

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Wild 'Death Cap' Mushroom Sickens 14 in California

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:15

Foraging by novices tied to 3 people needing liver transplants and permanent brain damage in a child

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Elite High Schools May Increase Risk of Addiction

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:15

Rates are two to three times higher than national norms

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10 Questions for Selenis Leyva

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 12:27

We chat with the Orange Is the New Black star about work, family, and her advocacy for the transgender community.

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Loneliness May Lead to Sleepless Nights

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 12:15

Study suggests that feeling alone may make one feel less safe, unable to rest

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MS-Related Brain Changes May Affect Social Skills

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:15

Study might explain why some multiple sclerosis patients stop understanding what others are feeling

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New Teen Drivers Face Triple the Risk of a Fatal Crash

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:15

Distractions, such as cell phones, and failure to buckle up are main causes

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Marijuana May Make Your Gums Go to Pot

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:15

People who use it frequently twice as likely to have periodontal disease, researchers say

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New Combo Pill Offers Hope to Hepatitis C Patients Who Fail Other Treatment

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 18:15

3-drug mixture was nearly 100 percent effective in drug company trials

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Drug Prolongs Survival for Some with Breast Cancer

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 16:15

It cut risk of relapse, death by 30 percent over 5 years, trial found

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Did a 1980 Letter Help Spark the Opioid Crisis?

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 16:15

Doctors may have been misled by report calling painkiller addiction 'rare'

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Communication Not at Root of Tantrums in Autism

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 14:15

Study shows outbursts occur just as frequently among children without speech, language troubles

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4 Percent of Americans Have Food Allergies

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 12:15

Study finds most common allergy is to shellfish, but peanuts also pose big threat

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Quitting Hormone Replacement Therapy for Menopause

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 09:38

WebMD looks at when, why, and how to quit hormone replacement therapy for menopause.

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The Whole Truth About Whole Fruits

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 08:15

Why it's often better to skip the smoothie

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Can You Change Your Gut Bacteria?

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 07:52

WebMD explores probiotics and prebiotics, and what they can and can't do for health.

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1 in 4 Nursing Home Residents Has 'Superbug' Germs

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 18:15

More infection-prevention education and policies are needed, study findings suggest

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