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Novel Ebola Vaccine Shows Potential in Monkey Trial

Sun, 2014-09-07 15:15

Findings prompted start of first human trial of vaccine last week, officials say

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U.S. Ebola Patient Gets Hospital Visit From Wife, Son

Sun, 2014-09-07 13:15

Dr. Rick Sacra in stable condition at an isolation unit at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha

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Single-Dose, Injected Flu Treatment Shows Promise

Sat, 2014-09-06 13:15

Two studies found peramivir shortened symptoms

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FDA Approves New Drug to Combat Melanoma

Fri, 2014-09-05 16:45

Advocates for melanoma research are applauding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's approval on Thursday of a new drug to treat advanced melanoma.

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Consumers To Hear Soon If Plans Are Canceled

Fri, 2014-09-05 16:45

Consumers To Hear Soon If Plans Are Canceled

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Early Results: Average 2015 Exchange Premiums Decline Slightly

Fri, 2014-09-05 16:45

Early Results: Average 2015 Exchange Premiums Decline Slightly

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Study Links Potassium to Fewer Strokes in Older Women

Fri, 2014-09-05 16:31

Could eating foods rich in potassium, such as bananas and potatoes, help lower the risk of stroke and an earlier death for older women?

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Methadone Lowers Testosterone in Men Only

Fri, 2014-09-05 15:58

Treating addiction to heroin and other opioid drugs with methadone can dramatically lower testosterone levels, but only in men, new research suggests.

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Sexually Transmitted Cancer Still Plaguing Dogs

Fri, 2014-09-05 15:15

But areas that actively spay, neuter and control stray animals have lower rates

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Canine Cancer Treatments Getting More Dog-Specific

Fri, 2014-09-05 15:15

FDA expert details what you need to know to help your 'best friend'

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WHO's Call for E-Cigarette Ban Criticized

Fri, 2014-09-05 14:50

A report commissioned by the World Health Organization (WHO) into e-cigarettes, which called for them to be banned in public places and workplaces, has been criticized as misleading by a group of U.K. tobacco and addiction specialists.

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Exercise Might Curb His Nightly Trips to the Bathroom

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:24

Physical activity linked to fewer symptoms of nocturia, study says

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Exercise Might Curb His Nightly Trips to the Bathroom

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:24

Physical activity linked to fewer symptoms of nocturia, study says

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Psoriasis Treatment Choices Improving, FDA Says

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:24

Better understanding of the skin disease may lead to more personalized therapy

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Family Troubles Tied to Poorer Dental Health, Study Discovers

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:24

The more physical, verbal aggression there was in the home, the more cavities parents and children had

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Better Survival From Blood Infections at High-Volume Hospitals

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:24

Improved outcomes seen in medical centers with 500 or more cases a year, study finds

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Bras Blameless for Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Fri, 2014-09-05 11:20

Contrary to media reports, researchers found no evidence wearing them boosted chances of disease

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Third American With Ebola Evacuated to Nebraska

Thu, 2014-09-04 19:19

A plane carrying Rick Sacra, MD, the third American health worker infected with Ebola, left Liberia on Thursday, his wife said at a news conference.

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Why Am I So Angry?

Thu, 2014-09-04 14:45

Anger can be a force for good, but chronic, intense anger is neither helpful nor healthy.

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Testosterone and Heart Attacks: Q&A

Thu, 2014-09-04 13:45

Testosterone replacement therapy has tripled in the past decade. Nearly 3% of U.S. men 40 and over use it, and that percentage rises with age. Sales now top $2 billion annually.

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