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FDA OKs First Cancer Drug by Genetic Type

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:15

Keytruda is targeted to specific cancers with specific DNA that can arise in multiple sites

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Thick Middle May Raise Risk of Some Cancers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:15

Where fat is carried is as strong a predictor as BMI, research suggests

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What Is Coercive Control in an Abusive Relationship?

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 11:51

omestic abuse is not limited to battered women’s syndrome. Some people use menacing psychological methods to absolutely rule over their partners. It’s called coercive control. Learn the warning signs and what to do if you suspect it.

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Could Chocolate Prevent an Irregular Heartbeat?

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:15

13-year study finds lower odds for atrial fibrillation in people eating moderate amounts of the treat

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Studies Spotlight Diet, Supplements for Knee Pain

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:15

Could fiber or chondroitin ease arthritis?

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Suicide Risk Rises After Lung Cancer Diagnosis

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 16:15

Doctors, loved ones need to be on the lookout for distress and depression, cancer specialist says

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Checking Patient History May Curb Opioid Abuse

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 14:15

Sharpest declines seen in states like New York with strict rules for doctors

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3 Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 08:15

Stay trim, exercise and cut back on drinking, review findings suggest

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Study: ‘Healthy Old’ May Not Need Statins

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 14:15

But specialists cite research flaws, limitations

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Could 'Safer' Filtered Cigarettes Be More Deadly?

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 12:15

New report suggests they're tied to rising rates of an aggressive lung cancer

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Nathan and Curtis Hot Dogs recalled

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 11:01

A company is recalling more than 200,000 pounds of Nathan and Curtis hot dogs after metal objects were found in the packages.

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Transgender Surgeries Up 20 Percent in 2 Years

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:15

Plastic surgeons' group identifies top transition treatments

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Botulism Outbreak Caused by Nacho Cheese Sauce

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:15

California Botulism Outbreak Caused by Nacho Cheese Sauce Seizures of Fentanyl-Containing Drugs More Than Double: DEA

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Cut Calories, Lengthen Life Span?

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:15

Study found middle-aged adults who reduced their intake showed slower biological aging

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No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:15

Plus, they support limits for older kids and doing away with sippy cups for toddlers

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Antibiotics Fail in 1 in 4 Adult Pneumonia Cases

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 16:15

Patients typically helped by other means, but levels of drug resistance are concerning, researchers say

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How One Town Hopes to Cure Alzheimer's

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 14:42

A doctor in the town of Columbus, GA, hopes to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease by testing all its seniors.

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Women Aren't Better at Reading People's Faces

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 12:15

Study found men were just as good at gauging others in social settings

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Zika Mosquito Can Transmit Other Viruses, Too

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 08:15

3-in-1 bite might also spread chikungunya and dengue fever, study says

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Study Refutes Viagra-Melanoma Link

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 08:15

Data shows no connection between impotence drug and deadly skin cancer, after all

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