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Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report

Tue, 2014-04-15 14:15

Rates increased for adults 45 to 84; kids 4 and under and adults 85 and older at highest risk

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Easter Lilies Toxic for Cats, FDA Warns

Tue, 2014-04-15 14:15

Nibbling a few leaves, licking pollen off fur can cause kidney failure, veterinarian warns

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Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return

Tue, 2014-04-15 10:15

Study found DNA-based screen was more than 90 percent accurate in predicting recurrence

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Gene Variant May Double Alzheimer's Risk for Women: Study

Mon, 2014-04-14 20:15

Effect wasn't nearly as pronounced among men, researchers say

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FAQ: The High Cost of Hepatitis C Drugs

Mon, 2014-04-14 18:33

Last week, the World Health Organization strongly endorsed 2 new oral drugs that fight hepatitis C, a liver-damaging virus. The WHO recommended that all 150 million people infected worldwide be assessed for these drug treatments.

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Nearly 10 Percent of U.S. Adults Now Have Diabetes: Study

Mon, 2014-04-14 18:20

Researchers found a nationwide rise of the disease since late 1980s, and a parallel rise in obesity

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Does Sugar Make Your Heart Sweeter?

Mon, 2014-04-14 18:02

Researchers say that lower blood sugar levels predict more aggression toward spouses, although some psychologists are skeptical of that theory.

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Adult-Onset Allergies

Mon, 2014-04-14 15:11

You don't have to be a child to have new allergy symptoms. Once you know what's causing you to sneeze, sniffle, or itch – and whether it's an allergy or something else – you can find treatment that works.

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Study Ties Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Boys

Mon, 2014-04-14 10:15

But the risk is low, and it's important to treat depression in pregnant women, experts say

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Young Dads at Risk of Depressive Symptoms, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-04-14 10:15

But experts stress findings don't mean fatherhood at an early age dooms men to clinical depression

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Pelvic Exercises May Help His Sex Life

Mon, 2014-04-14 10:15

Premature ejaculation significantly improved after 12-week regimen, study finds

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Pelvic Exercises May Help <i>His</i> Sex Life

Mon, 2014-04-14 10:15

Premature ejaculation significantly improved after 12-week regimen, study finds

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Prevent Tick Bites While Enjoying the Outdoors

Sun, 2014-04-13 10:15

With no vaccines for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, expert explains how to avoid infection

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Mucus (Snot, Phlegm) Color, Function, Coughing, and More

Fri, 2014-04-11 20:46

Everything you ever wanted to know about boogers, from the experts at WebMD.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis May Harm Kidneys

Fri, 2014-04-11 18:20

Study found patients may be more likely to develop renal disease

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Taking Too Many Vitamins? Side Effects of Vitamin Overdosing

Fri, 2014-04-11 18:08

WebMD explains why taking too many vitamins can be unhealthy and even dangerous, and how to be sure you’re getting the right amount of vitamins and minerals.

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Things You Should Never Do to Lose Weight

Fri, 2014-04-11 13:58

WebMD discusses dangerous things you should never do when trying to lose weight

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Vegetables in Childhood May Benefit Breast Health

Fri, 2014-04-11 10:15

Girls who ate carotenoid-rich foods less likely to have breast conditions, study finds

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HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Resigns

Thu, 2014-04-10 23:06

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning, ending her 5-year term that was marred by the problem-plagued rollout of the Affordable Care Act, a White House official said Thursday.

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Lab-Grown Vaginas, Noses Herald New Options for Patients

Thu, 2014-04-10 20:18

Regenerative surgery takes a leap forward, two studies show

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