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Zika Cases May Be Due to Blood Transfusion

Wed, 2016-08-17 18:15

Donor became ill after giving blood that was then used by 2 patients in Rio de Janeiro, physicians say

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Kids With Mild Asthma Can Take Acetaminophen

Wed, 2016-08-17 18:15

Acetaminophen does not worsen asthma symptoms in young children, a new study finds.

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Acetaminophen and Pregnancy: Bad Mix?

Wed, 2016-08-17 16:53

Another report that links taking acetaminophen while pregnant with behavior problems in children may leave some pregnant women wondering whether they should use the pain reliever.

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Depression Common After Time Spent in ICU

Wed, 2016-08-17 14:15

About one-third of ICU patients suffer psychologically, researchers find

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Antipsychotic Meds Pose Little Danger to Fetus

Wed, 2016-08-17 14:15

Researchers report no significant rise in defects for babies exposed during first trimester

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9 Brain Boosters to Prevent Memory Loss

Wed, 2016-08-17 11:59

How can you keep your brain sharp as you age? WebMD shows you nine ways.

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Meds May Curb Risky Behaviors for Kids With ADHD

Wed, 2016-08-17 10:16

Study found drug abuse, STDs and injuries were lower among teens who take meds

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EpiPen Price Increase Puts Some Patients At Risk

Wed, 2016-08-17 10:15

EpiPen Price Increase Puts Some Patients At Risk

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2 Kids an Hour Hurt in Strollers, Infant Carriers

Wed, 2016-08-17 10:15

About one-third of these were more serious injuries, study finds

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Flu Shots and Flu Vaccines: It's Not Too Late

Wed, 2016-08-17 00:47

Everyone around you sniffling and sneezing? Take heart, there's still time for flu prevention!

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Chronic Pain, Depression May Be Linked in Couples

Tue, 2016-08-16 18:15

Findings could lead to better diagnostic tests and treatments, researchers say

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Do Angioplasty Patients Really Need Beta-Blocker Drugs?

Tue, 2016-08-16 18:15

Doctors might be overprescribing beta-blocker medications to heart patients who aren't seriously ill, a new study contends.

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HIV/AIDS and Mental Health

Tue, 2016-08-16 17:35

People with HIV or AIDS are more likely to have mental health problems. Why? What can be done to help?

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Years Spent Overweight Boosts Women's Cancer Risk

Tue, 2016-08-16 16:15

Study found odds for 4 types rose 10 percent for every decade of obesity

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Celiac Disease Risk and Birth Time, Place

Tue, 2016-08-16 16:15

Swedish study finds lower risk of the digestive disorder in babies born in winter or cooler climates

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Injected Drug May Help Fight Osteoporosis in Women

Tue, 2016-08-16 16:15

Abaloparatide appears to reduce fractures better than the current drug Forteo, researchers say

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1st U.S. Case of Zika From Travel to Another State

Tue, 2016-08-16 14:15

Resident had recently visited area of Miami where mosquito-borne transmission is occurring

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Kids in College Drink More, Smoke Less

Tue, 2016-08-16 10:15

Full-time students aged 18 to 22 also have higher rates of binge-drinking, survey finds

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Exercise Not 'Antidote' to Excess Sitting: Experts

Mon, 2016-08-15 18:15

American Heart Association statement says it's not enough to move to boost health, you have to sit less

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New Surgery Guidelines for Breast Cancer Patients

Mon, 2016-08-15 18:15

2 millimeters is enough to guard against recurrences while reducing need for additional surgeries

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