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Most Contact Lens Wearers Take Chances With Their Eyes: CDC

Thu, 2015-08-20 16:15

Old cases, contaminated solution and sleeping in lenses boost infection risk

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Psoriasis Linked to Higher Risk of Depression

Thu, 2015-08-20 14:16

Embarrassment, discomfort and concerns about drug side effects may play a role, experts say

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Early Stage Breast Cancer Far From a Death Sentence: Study

Thu, 2015-08-20 14:16

Researchers estimated that only 3 percent of women with DCIS will die from it within 20 years of diagnosis

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Can What You Eat Affect Your Mental Health?

Thu, 2015-08-20 13:47

What's for dinner? The question is popping up in an unexpected place --– the psychiatrist's office.

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Jimmy Carter: Melanoma Has Spread to Brain

Thu, 2015-08-20 12:48

Former President Jimmy Carter outlined Thursday an aggressive course of cancer treatment that he'll follow to attack melanoma that was discovered in his liver and has spread to four small spots in his brain.

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Why the Aging Brain Is More Vulnerable to Alzheimer's

Thu, 2015-08-20 10:15

Toxic waste proteins aren't flushed as quickly from older brains, study finds

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People With Few Moles Apt to Develop Deadlier Skin Cancer: Study

Thu, 2015-08-20 10:15

They may be less likely to get regular skin exams, advance warning about their risk, researcher says

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Workaholics May Face Higher Stroke Risk: Study

Wed, 2015-08-19 20:15

Lack of exercise, stress and higher drinking rates could be to blame, researchers say

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Weight Loss While You Relax? Mouse Study Hints It Could Happen

Wed, 2015-08-19 18:18

Researcher envisions 'game-changer' in obesity treatment

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'Low T' Therapy Has Yet to Be Proven: FDA

Wed, 2015-08-19 18:15

Agency orders makers of popular testosterone supplements to conduct clinical trials

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Norovirus Can Go Airborne When Infected Person Vomits: Study

Wed, 2015-08-19 16:15

Researchers say released particles can linger on surfaces for weeks, anyone who touches them at risk

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How Common Is ADHD? Know the Facts

Wed, 2015-08-19 14:02

Is ADHD more common now than before? Who gets the disorder? Do you grow out of it? Learn what we know and don’t know in this WebMD feature.

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Insulin Pumps Nearly Halve Risk of Heart Disease Death for Type 1 Diabetics

Wed, 2015-08-19 10:15

Better blood sugar control, greater education may help explain results, researchers say

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Black Women Less Likely to Survive Uterine Cancer, Study Finds

Wed, 2015-08-19 10:15

Researchers want to investigate possible molecular differences in tumors from women of different races

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FDA Approves Addyi, First Drug to Boost Women’s Sex Drive

Wed, 2015-08-19 08:22

After two rejections and years of back-and-forth over its real benefits, the FDA has approved Addyi, the first drug designed to help women distressed about their lack of libido.

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One or Two Drinks a Day Might Boost Cancer Risk: Study

Tue, 2015-08-18 20:15

Limit alcohol consumption, especially if you've ever smoked, experts say

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Shorter Women, Higher Odds for Preterm Birth?

Tue, 2015-08-18 16:15

Study only found an association, and researchers say nutrition, environment likely play a big role

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Diabetes Drug Might Also Help Some Patients Lose Weight

Tue, 2015-08-18 16:15

Researchers note higher dosage used in study isn't approved for treatment of blood sugar disease

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Head Lice Now Resistant to Common Meds in 25 States

Tue, 2015-08-18 14:15

Prescription drugs are still effective, however

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E-Cigs May Spur Teens to Try Smoking: Study

Tue, 2015-08-18 14:15

Ninth-graders who tried them were three to four times more likely to then sample other tobacco products

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