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Could a Low-Risk Surgery Help Chronic Heartburn?

Tue, 2016-03-29 20:16

Death rate from procedure lower than previously reported, study finds

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Obama Seeks to Expand Opioid Addiction Treatment

Tue, 2016-03-29 18:21

President Barack Obama traveled to Atlanta on Tuesday to shine a light on the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic, which continues to get worse. WebMD has the details.

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Endometriosis Linked to Heart Disease in Study

Tue, 2016-03-29 18:17

Gynecological condition may boost heart risk 60 percent; even more in young women, research suggests

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Many Americans Misinformed About Zika Virus

Tue, 2016-03-29 18:17

Harvard poll shows they don't know how virus spreads or how it affects health

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Antipsychotics Don't Ease Delirium in These People

Tue, 2016-03-29 16:20

These drugs won't prevent or effectively treat the condition, review suggests

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Smoking Triggers Big Changes in Mouth Bacteria

Tue, 2016-03-29 16:17

But quitting eventually returns levels to normal

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Does Your Teen Have a Mental Health Problem?

Tue, 2016-03-29 16:17

1 in 5 kids develop a serious problem but many go years without treatment, psychiatrist says

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Ebola No Longer a Global Health Emergency: WHO

Tue, 2016-03-29 14:16

Ebola No Longer a Global Health Emergency: WHO

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The Truth About Soy and Breast Cancer

Tue, 2016-03-29 14:16

WebMD clears up the confusion on how this plant protein affects your breast cancer risk.

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Your Doctor's Past Records Tough to Find: Report

Tue, 2016-03-29 10:16

Consumer Reports survey shows patients think they should be told, but the information just isn't really public

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Acupuncture, Hot Flashes, & Breast Cancer Patients

Mon, 2016-03-28 18:19

Italian trial finds the therapy was also linked to better quality of life among women in the study

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Do-It-Yourself Blood Pressure Checks

Mon, 2016-03-28 18:17

Compared to doctor's office, morning readings at home better assessed odds of trouble, study finds

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Could Less Time Online Signal Early Alzheimer's?

Mon, 2016-03-28 16:17

Researchers think diminishing mental capacities might be behind drop in computer use

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Skipping Meds Ups Heart Patients' Stroke Risk

Mon, 2016-03-28 16:17

Fatal strokes seven times more likely if drugs to control blood pressure, cholesterol aren't taken as prescribed

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This Diet May Lower Women's Hip Fracture Risk

Mon, 2016-03-28 14:22

The regimen seemed to provide a slight benefit, researchers say

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Cancer Patients Cared for at Home Live Longer

Mon, 2016-03-28 10:16

They and their families should make choice based on preference, researchers say

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Infant Ear Infections Becoming Less Common

Mon, 2016-03-28 08:16

Just under half of U.S. babies have them in first year now, compared to 60 percent in '80s and '90s

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Couples Exposed to Zika Should Wait on Pregnancy

Fri, 2016-03-25 19:14

Couples who are trying to have a baby should wait a few months to get pregnant if either partner has been exposed to the Zika virus through travel, the CDC said today. WebMD has the details.

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Episiotomies: What Your Mom Never Told You

Fri, 2016-03-25 17:51

Will you need an episiotomy, and how long will it take to recover? WebMD explains what your mom didn’t tell you about episiotomies.

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Why It’s Hard to Diagnose Crohn’s: Mimic Diseases and Tests

Fri, 2016-03-25 16:56

Crohn’s disease is a tough condition to pin down. You may get a wrong diagnosis first. WebMD explains why it can take a long time.

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