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Added Radiation May Help Some With Early Breast Cancer

Wed, 2015-07-22 18:15

Studies found it lowered chances of recurrence, but did not boost overall survival

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Less-Invasive Repair of Aortic Aneurysm Better in Short Term: Study

Wed, 2015-07-22 18:15

But survival advantage it showed in fixing bulging, weak spot diminished over time

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New Drugs Show Signs of Slowing Alzheimer’s

Wed, 2015-07-22 16:54

New results from ongoing clinical trials have fueled hopes for a class of Alzheimer’s drugs that target the buildup of sticky plaque in the brain linked to the disease. WebMD has the details.

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Hormone Linked to Social Difficulties With Autism, Early Study Finds

Wed, 2015-07-22 16:15

Levels of vasopressin associated with 'theory of mind' tasks in children with ASD

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Drops Promising as Nonsurgical Cataract Treatment

Wed, 2015-07-22 16:15

Eye drops may offer new approach for research, expert says

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Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds

Wed, 2015-07-22 14:15

But, research also notes more teens are trying marijuana

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People Have Specific Taste for Fat: Researchers

Wed, 2015-07-22 10:15

People Have Specific Taste for Fat: Researchers

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U.S. Teens Waiting Longer to Have Sex: CDC

Wed, 2015-07-22 08:15

Report finds less than half of those aged 15 to 19 have had intercourse

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High Soda Intake May Boost Diabetes Risk, Even Without Obesity

Tue, 2015-07-21 20:15

Daily sugary drink tied to 13 percent increased risk over a decade, study finds

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Common Diabetes Meds Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson's

Tue, 2015-07-21 18:15

Study can't prove cause and effect, but saw dip in odds for people taking drugs such as Actos and Avandia

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Study Refutes Notion That Diabetes Drug Actos Raises Bladder Cancer Risk

Tue, 2015-07-21 14:15

Outcome data for more than 200,000 U.S. diabetes patients fails to show a link

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Psoriasis Drug May Help Preserve Pancreas Cells in Type 1 Diabetes

Tue, 2015-07-21 14:15

Used early after diagnosis, drug appears to have long-lasting effects, study reports

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When Bystanders Give CPR Right Away, Lives Are Saved, Study Shows

Tue, 2015-07-21 14:15

Starting rescue efforts for victims of cardiac arrest before ambulance arrives boosts survival

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Antibiotic May Lower Effect of Some Blood Thinners

Tue, 2015-07-21 14:15

Doctors should closely monitor patients who have to take these drugs together, expert says

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Unusual Capsule Could Help Spot Esophagus Cancer

Tue, 2015-07-21 13:52

Swallowing a capsule sponge on a string could help doctors detect a condition called Barrett’s esophagus – and the cancer that can result from it -- much more accurately than current methods, according to a new study in Nature Genetics.

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Feds Say 7.5M Paid An Average Penalty Of $200 For Not Having Health Insurance

Tue, 2015-07-21 11:45

New data also break down billions in subsidy payments.

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First Bionic Eye Implant for Macular Degeneration

Tue, 2015-07-21 10:15

First Bionic Eye Implant for Macular Degeneration

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Change in 'Pap' Test Rules Linked to Drop in STD Testing

Tue, 2015-07-21 08:15

Chlamydia screening of young women plummeted at one university health center

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Did Your Hospital Make the Honor Roll?

Tue, 2015-07-21 01:05

Find out which hospital captured the top spot on the annual U.S. News & World Report list of the best U.S. hospitals. WebMD has the story.

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Impotence Linked to Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Mon, 2015-07-20 20:15

Middle-aged men with erectile dysfunction may be at even greater risk, study suggests

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