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Does Dad Time With Infants Boost Babies' IQ?

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 16:15

Positive interactions during first few months could enhance thinking skills at age 2, study suggests

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Can a Senior Have the Arteries of a 20-Year-Old?

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 16:15

It's possible, but hard work in today's 'Western' culture, study finds

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Can People 'Sniff' Out Illness in Others?

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 12:25

Study suggests humans use vision and smell to detect infection more than thought

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Costs of ER Treatments a Mystery to Many Docs

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 12:15

Just 4 in 10 could accurately estimate charges for patients, study finds

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U.S. Teen Births Hit Historic Low: CDC

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 06:15

More older women having children, study finds

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Could a Century-Old Drug Ease Autism Symptoms?

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:15

Small study produced positive results with the sleeping sickness medication suramin, but more research needed

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Promising Results for Drug for Psoriatic Arthritis

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:15

Psoriatic arthritis causes painful joint swelling, but new medication Taltz might help

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ASCO Conference Highlights 2017

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 09:46

Highlights from American Society of Clinical Oncology's 2017 annual meeting in Chicago

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Adults Who Exercise May Gain 9 'Biological' Years

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:15

Regular jogging and other pursuits delay cellular aging, study finds

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'Baby Boxes' May Help Prevent SIDS in Newborns

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:15

The innovative take-home gift helped curb the dangerous practice of bed-sharing, study found

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Alzheimer's Deaths Jump 55 Percent: CDC

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 16:15

More patients also dying at home, with the caregiving burden falling on loved ones

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Recall: Graco Car Seats

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 15:00

Children’s products company Graco recalls more than 25,000 car seats after harness webbing fails to meet federal requirements for strength.

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Diets, Supplements for Autism a Question Mark

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 14:15

Analysis of 19 trials turned up little proof they actually work; more definitive research needed

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Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:15

Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds

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Do Daughters Bring Out a Dad's 'Softer Side'?

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:15

Study found men raising toddlers were more responsive, emotional with girls than boys

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Top Beach Hazards: How to Stay Safe on the Sand

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:40

WebMD looks at top beach hazards such as rip currents, jellyfish, sunburn and sting rays.

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CBO: 23 Million Would Lose Insurance Under Bill

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 00:15

While premiums may lower over the long-term, many Americans would face much higher out-of-pocket costs

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Compound in Pot Eases Severe Form of Epilepsy

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:15

Cannabidiol not associated with the 'high' of marijuana, researchers report

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Sleepless Nights Could Pose Heart Risk Dangers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:15

Less than 6 hours a night doubled chances of dying from heart disease, stroke, study suggests

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Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer Shows Promise

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:15

Scientists aim for earlier detection, when tumors are treatable

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