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U.S. Traveler Returning From Africa Has Lassa Fever, CDC Says

Fri, 2014-04-04 18:20

The infectious illness is not related to Ebola fever, officials stress

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FAQ: The Deadly Ebola Virus

Fri, 2014-04-04 17:45

An expert talks about the Ebola virus and efforts to contain it.

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FAQ: The Deadly Ebola Virus

Fri, 2014-04-04 17:45

An expert talks about the Ebola virus and efforts to contain it.

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Melanoma Death Risk Higher for Men Living Alone?

Fri, 2014-04-04 16:15

Dangerous skin cancer often detected at advanced stages in this group, Swedish researchers say

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Depression May Be Linked to Heart Failure

Fri, 2014-04-04 14:15

Stress hormones likely play contributing role, but more research needed, study says

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Teens' Screen Time May Affect Their Bone Health: Study

Fri, 2014-04-04 14:15

Researchers in Norway found contrasting bone density results in boys, girls

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Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) and Sleep: 5 Changes That May Help

Fri, 2014-04-04 12:26

WebMD talks to experts about how to sleep better if you have Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).

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Your Mentally Stimulating Job May Help Keep You Sharp in Retirement

Fri, 2014-04-04 10:15

'Use it or lose it' might apply to brainpower, study author says

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States Oppose New Powerful Painkiller

Fri, 2014-04-04 10:15

States Oppose New Powerful Painkiller

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Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults

Thu, 2014-04-03 18:20

Researchers in Taiwan found strongest connection among people younger than 34

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FDA OKs Quick-Acting Antidote for Prescription Painkiller Overdose

Thu, 2014-04-03 18:20

Evzio is part of efforts to stem health risks from abuse of drugs such as Oxycontin, Vicodin

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FDA OKs Quick-Acting Antidote for Prescription Painkiller Overdose

Thu, 2014-04-03 18:20

Evzio is part of efforts to stem health risks from abuse of drugs such as Oxycontin, Vicodin

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Liquid Nicotine in E-Cigarettes Rising Cause of Poisonings: CDC

Thu, 2014-04-03 16:15

Calls to poison control centers have jumped, ingestion could be deadly for kids, experts report

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Stroke Risk Spikes Shortly After Shingles Episode: Study

Thu, 2014-04-03 14:17

But getting antiviral meds to treat painful rash lowers chances of brain attack, researchers add

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Hernia Repair Recovery Often Longer Than Expected

Thu, 2014-04-03 10:17

Pain, fatigue may persist up to seven days after surgery, study shows

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Fertility Drugs May Not Raise Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Thu, 2014-04-03 10:15

But subset of women who took Clomid for more than 12 cycles appeared more likely to get invasive breast cancer

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Exercise, Diet May Help 'Pre-Diabetics' Dodge Heart Disease Death

Thu, 2014-04-03 10:15

Study followed Chinese people with high blood sugar for more than two decades

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Depression Traps: Social Withdrawal, Rumination, and More

Wed, 2014-04-02 18:58

WebMD identifies 6 behaviors that can worsen depression. Get tips for avoiding these traps.

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The Morning Light May Help You Stay Slim

Wed, 2014-04-02 18:20

Study found people tended to be leaner if they got sun exposure earlier, rather than later, in day

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Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds

Wed, 2014-04-02 18:20

There are steps people can take to reduce or ease flare-ups, experts say

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