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Your Genes May Help Pick Your Friends

Mon, 2014-07-14 18:20

Study says DNA between close friends is as similar as that between 4th cousins

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Men With Prostate Cancer May Not Always Get Best Advice

Mon, 2014-07-14 18:20

Doctors suggest widely varying treatments; second opinion vital, experts say

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Don't Judge a Pill by Its Color

Mon, 2014-07-14 18:20

Study finds people may stop taking heart medications if the drug's appearance changes

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High Blood Pressure May Protect the Very Old From Dementia

Mon, 2014-07-14 14:17

But it's too early to recommend any change in treatment, researcher says

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Study: 1 in 3 Alzheimer's Cases 'Preventable'

Mon, 2014-07-14 13:08

About one-third of Alzheimer's disease cases are preventable, according to research by the University of Cambridge.

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Bed-Sharing Linked to SIDS

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:20

Study also finds risk factors for sleep-related death vary with baby's age

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Spoon Measurements Behind Many Child Drug-Dosing Errors: Study

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:15

Experts recommend medications be administered in milliliters only

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Can Games, Puzzles Keep Aging Minds Sharp?

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:15

New study says maybe, but the reason why isn't yet clear

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Widowhood May Delay Dementia in Some Seniors, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:15

Social support might be the key, researcher says

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High Cost of Hepatitis C Drug Sovaldi Being Investigated by U.S. Senate Committee

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:15

High Cost of Hepatitis C Drug Sovaldi Being Investigated by U.S. Senate Committee

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Stress May Leave You Heading to the Cookie Jar

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:15

Worried women could be prone to weight gain, study suggests

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iPads Can Trigger Nickel Allergies in Kids

Mon, 2014-07-14 10:15

Report involving 11-year-boy points to a simple solution: an iPad case

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Could a Simple Smell Test Help Spot Alzheimer's Early?

Sun, 2014-07-13 10:15

Study found weakened sense of smell associated with dementia risk, but more research needed

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Eye Tests Might Help ID Alzheimer's, Studies Suggest

Sun, 2014-07-13 10:15

Researchers report on two approaches that look for telltale plaques

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FDA Advisers Weigh Risks of Procedure for Removal of Uterine Fibroids

Sat, 2014-07-12 14:15

No guarantee that devices won't increase chances of spreading cancer to other parts of a woman's body, experts say

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Will There Be a Cure for HIV/AIDS?

Fri, 2014-07-11 18:01

The status of HIV/AIDS research and what the future may hold.

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Saliva Test Might Someday Replace Needle Prick for Diabetics

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:32

But device is still a long way from use by people

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Brains of Sex Addicts May Be Wired Like Those of Drug Addicts, Study Finds

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:32

Porn triggered activity in brain centers also tied to drug addiction responses, researcher says

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A Little Alcohol May Not Be Good for Your Heart After All

Fri, 2014-07-11 15:32

New gene-focused review suggests that cutting down on drinking is always heart-healthy

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Dengue Fever Vaccine Shows Some Promise in Trial

Fri, 2014-07-11 11:24

Dengue Fever Vaccine Shows Some Promise in Trial

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