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With Flu Shot, Timing May Be Everything

Tue, 2016-04-26 10:17

Vaccination seems to provide greater immune response in the morning than in the afternoon, study suggests

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UHC Marketplace Departure May Impact Cost, Access

Tue, 2016-04-26 08:47

Florida and Oklahoma counties are among the hardest hit by UnitedHealthcare's pullout from health law exchanges.

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Can Pharmacists Manage Some Chronic Conditions?

Mon, 2016-04-25 18:17

But it's not clear if they could reduce symptoms more or help you live longer than your doctor can

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Music Might Give Babies' Language Skills a Boost

Mon, 2016-04-25 18:17

Small study suggests an effect, but just how long it may last is unclear

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Babies Fed Rice-Based Cereals Have Higher Arsenic

Mon, 2016-04-25 16:20

To avoid potential harm, experts recommend consuming a variety of grains early in life

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Baby-Led Weaning

Mon, 2016-04-25 14:38

What is baby-led weaning? WebMD explains what it means to feed your baby the BLW way.

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E-Cigarette Ads May Help Lure Teens to the Habit

Mon, 2016-04-25 14:17

Researchers, experts call for ban on such promotions, much like what happened with tobacco cigarette ads

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Focus on Healthy Foods for Heart Health

Mon, 2016-04-25 10:28

Fewer heart attacks, strokes and deaths seen among those who follow Mediterranean-style eating plan

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More Kids Being Poisoned by Detergent Pods: Study

Mon, 2016-04-25 10:17

Parents of young kids should not have these products in the home, experts say

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Anti-Smoking Drugs Don’t Risk Mental Health: Study

Fri, 2016-04-22 20:17

Meds like Chantix and Wellbutrin may be safer to use than smokers often realize, research suggests

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Guidelines on Breast, Genital Surgery for Teens

Fri, 2016-04-22 20:17

Leading ob/gyn group says growing interest in procedures prompted recommendations

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These Foods Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?

Fri, 2016-04-22 18:24

Study also suggests that cholesterol-lowering drugs may help counteract harmful effect

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Guidelines Aimed at Protecting Workers from Zika

Fri, 2016-04-22 16:17

One advisory: Let employees who feel nervous about travel to endemic areas stay put

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Painkiller Addiction Relapse More Likely for Some

Fri, 2016-04-22 16:17

Later age when first taking drugs, injecting drugs, using tranquilizers all implicated, study says

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U.S. Suicide Rate Up 24 Percent Since 1999: CDC

Fri, 2016-04-22 10:17

Rates climbed the most among middle-aged men and girls aged 10 to 14

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Heavy Pot Use in Teens Linked to Shortened Life

Fri, 2016-04-22 10:17

But Swedish study couldn't prove marijuana caused premature deaths

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AR Governor Extends Medicaid Expansion

Fri, 2016-04-22 08:47

The unusual strategy helped the governor get around a small group of Republican senators who threatened to cancel the expansion, which has brought coverage to more than 267,000 state residents.

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Retirement Can Be Golden for Your Health

Thu, 2016-04-21 20:17

When people stop working, they sit less, move more and get a better night's sleep, study says

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1 in 8 U.S. Workers Has Some Hearing Loss: CDC

Thu, 2016-04-21 18:17

Survey finds highest rates of impairment in mining, construction and manufacturing industries

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Breast Cancer Meds Won't Raise Risk of These

Thu, 2016-04-21 16:17

But there was a slightly increased risk of less serious heart problems

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