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Doctor With Ebola Coming to U.S. for Treatment

Fri, 2014-11-14 13:15

He became infected in West Africa; to arrive at specialized Nebraska hospital on Saturday

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Drug Regimen Cures Hepatitis C in Most Liver Transplant Patients in Study

Fri, 2014-11-14 09:15

Researchers say treatment has fewer side effects and less risk of rejection, too

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Smokers in Cars Pose Risk to Passengers: Study

Fri, 2014-11-14 09:15

Urine of those who didn't light up had evidence of toxic cigarette chemicals

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Improper Contact Lens Use Causes Millions of Eye Infections: CDC

Thu, 2014-11-13 17:20

Proper lens hygiene can prevent most cases of keratitis, experts say

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Red State Idaho Launches Its Own Obamacare Exchange

Thu, 2014-11-13 16:45

Idaho will have the only new state marketplace this year, while Oregon and Nevada abandon failed state exchanges and go with healthcare.gov instead.

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Pay Close Attention To The Enrollment Calendar To Avoid Penalties

Thu, 2014-11-13 16:45

Consumers can sign up on the health insurance marketplace from Nov. 15 to Feb. 15 but waiting can leave them exposed to not only medical bills but also the health law’s penalties.

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More Than One-Fifth of High School Students Smoke: CDC

Thu, 2014-11-13 15:15

Experts say more regulation could stop young Americans from picking up the deadly habit

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Trials of Experimental Ebola Therapies to Begin

Thu, 2014-11-13 13:15

They include antiviral drugs and blood plasma transfusions, health officials say

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ADHD Stimulant Drug Abuse Common Among Young Adults: Survey

Thu, 2014-11-13 13:15

Reasons for misuse include pressure to succeed at school or work

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Semen Boosts HIV's Ability to Infect Cells: Study

Thu, 2014-11-13 13:15

Semen Boosts HIV's Ability to Infect Cells: Study

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Rheumatoid Arthritis in Moms-to-Be Linked to Premature Births

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:15

Low birth weight also more likely, researchers found

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Acupuncture, Exercise May Ease Pain for Breast Cancer Patients

Thu, 2014-11-13 09:15

Treatment-related discomfort, swelling helped by the approaches, studies find

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Falls Leading Cause of Serious Head Trauma for Kids, Study Shows

Wed, 2014-11-12 17:20

Seatbelts and bike helmets can help prevent severe head injuries, experts say

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Guidelines Aim to Reduce 2nd Surgeries After Breast Cancer Lumpectomy

Wed, 2014-11-12 17:20

Currently, 1 in 4 women who undergo lump removal require a follow-up surgery, study finds

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B Vitamins May Not Boost Memory or Thinking, Study Suggests

Wed, 2014-11-12 17:20

Folic acid and vitamin B12 reduce harmful substance, but don't improve recall

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U.S. Prices Soaring for Some Generic Drugs, Experts Say

Wed, 2014-11-12 17:20

Supply and manufacturing problems, plus fewer companies in the market among causes

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Genes of Oldest People Offer No Insights to Long Life

Wed, 2014-11-12 15:15

No differences seen in genomes of those older than 110, researchers report

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Serious Symptoms in Children: Signs not to Be Ignored

Wed, 2014-11-12 13:24

Wondering if your child’s condition is serious or not? WebMD discusses the possible signs of a serious health problem and what to do in case of a health emergency.

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Robin Williams Had Lewy Body Dementia

Wed, 2014-11-12 13:15

Robin Williams Had Dementia, Hallucinations: Report

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Study Shows Men Can Get Oral HPV Infection From Women

Wed, 2014-11-12 09:15

Virus could put them at raised risk for throat cancers, researchers say

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