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Steroids No Better for Sciatica Pain Than Placebo, Study Finds

Tue, 2015-05-19 18:20

But taking prednisone was tied to small improvements in ability to perform daily activities

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Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques May Arise Decades Before Symptoms

Tue, 2015-05-19 14:15

Researchers hope for opportunity to head off dementia

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One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

Tue, 2015-05-19 14:15

Metabolic syndrome, which includes high blood pressure and obesity, increases with age, researchers say

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How to Talk to Your Child About ADHD

Tue, 2015-05-19 13:24

WebMD offers tips for parents of children who have ADHD on how to talk to their child about ADHD in a supportive, encouraging way.

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A Billion Smokers, 240 Million Alcohol Abusers Worldwide: Study

Tue, 2015-05-19 10:15

Global tally finds adult health toll from legal substances may exceed that from illicit drugs

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Most Americans Still Not Using Sunscreen

Tue, 2015-05-19 10:15

Women do so more than men, but still fall short of recommendations, CDC study finds

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Hormone Therapy for Menopause Linked to Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Mon, 2015-05-18 20:15

Risk of a type of colitis increased somewhat for current HRT users, study found

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Medical Pot-Painkiller Combo

Mon, 2015-05-18 18:20

But researchers say doctors should be kept informed of dual usage

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Should I Still Take Contrave?

Mon, 2015-05-18 18:07

The new weight loss drug Contrave was in the headlines last week when researchers ended a study that looked at its safety.

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It May Soon Be Possible to Easily 'Brew' Narcotics

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:15

While breakthrough could benefit medicine, researchers warn of potential to create illegal drugs

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Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:15

Researcher says cause and effect can't be proved, but link between the two conditions is strong

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FDA Issues Warning for Type 2 Diabetes Drugs

Mon, 2015-05-18 14:15

SGLT2 inhibitors linked to potentially fatal condition called ketoacidosis

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Brain Differences Seen in Teenage Heavy Drinkers

Mon, 2015-05-18 10:15

Researchers also spot genetic mutation linked to impulsiveness

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Many Kids With Asthma Also Sensitive to Peanuts: Study

Sun, 2015-05-17 14:15

Parents may not realize that wheezing, shortness of breath could be allergy

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Probiotic Supplements May Contain Traces of Gluten

Fri, 2015-05-15 18:30

Finding could be a problem for people with celiac disease who take these products

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Botox Eases Overactive Bladder, 2 Studies Find

Fri, 2015-05-15 17:16

Botox Eases Overactive Bladder, 2 Studies Find

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Men Should Be Screened for Osteoporosis, Too

Fri, 2015-05-15 17:15

Men Should Be Screened for Osteoporosis, Too

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This Boosts Survival With Implanted Defibrillators

Fri, 2015-05-15 17:03

This Boosts Survival With Implanted Defibrillators

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Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of AFib

Fri, 2015-05-15 16:55

Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of AFib

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Sleep Amount May Up Stroke Risk for Some

Fri, 2015-05-15 15:34

Sleep Amount May Up Stroke Risk for Some

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