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Most Consumers Satisfied With Health Plans: Poll

Thu, 2016-01-28 07:46

The survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation shows that 71 percent of people with insurance believe their services are excellent or good.

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Certain Fruits, Veggies May Aid Weight Control

Wed, 2016-01-27 19:16

Study found those who ate apples, pears, berries, peppers had better weight management in long run

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Studies Lacking Youth Antidepressant Effects Data?

Wed, 2016-01-27 19:16

New analysis finds much greater risk of aggression, self-harm

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MS Drug Tied to Higher Risk for Brain Virus

Wed, 2016-01-27 17:16

Patients taking Tysabri were more prone to show signs of exposure to JCV, which can cause a brain disease

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Clues to Schizophrenia's Origins Uncovered

Wed, 2016-01-27 15:22

Analysis found gene variant prompts too much 'pruning' in brain during teen years

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HIV Can Persist in Body Despite Drug Therapy

Wed, 2016-01-27 15:19

Scientists find virus replicates in lymphoid tissue and see a possible target for a cure

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Soy May Counter BPA Effects in Women Having IVF

Wed, 2016-01-27 15:19

Soy-rich diet combats harmful chemical in those undergoing in-vitro fertilization, researchers report

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Former NFL Player Tyler Sash Had Brain Disease CTE

Wed, 2016-01-27 09:16

Former NFL Player Tyler Sash Had Brain Disease CTE

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Excess Weight: 'Unexpected' Boys' Puberty Effect

Wed, 2016-01-27 09:16

Sexual maturity slowed in obese kids, but sped up in those who were only overweight, study found

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Family, Friends of Suicide Victims at Higher Risk

Tue, 2016-01-26 19:16

Social stigma can isolate those who are grieving, researcher explains

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Zika Virus Travel Broadened for Pregnant Women

Tue, 2016-01-26 19:16

U.S. agency says those at risk should avoid U.S. Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic

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Cancer's Financial Burden Tied to Poorer Survival

Tue, 2016-01-26 17:16

Economic stress may force patients to forgo vital treatments, experts say

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Parents May Lack Food Allergy Emergency Know-How

Tue, 2016-01-26 17:16

Many don't know how, when to use epinephrine, study finds

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Smoking Lowers Breast Cancer Survival

Tue, 2016-01-26 15:16

Smoking after diagnosis tied to 72 percent higher risk of death from the disease versus never smoking

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Prenatal Vitamin D and Baby's Asthma Risk

Tue, 2016-01-26 13:16

But since the nutrient can help ease other ills, supplementation may not be a bad idea, experts say

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No Clear Winner Seen Among Stop-Smoking Aids

Tue, 2016-01-26 13:16

Whether you use the nicotine patch, lozenges or Chantix, strong desire to quit is key, experts say

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Depression Screening During, Post-Pregnancy Urged

Tue, 2016-01-26 13:16

As many as 1 in 10 shows signs of mood disorder after birth, says task force

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Weight May Influence Lung Cancer Surgery Outcome

Tue, 2016-01-26 09:16

Study found the very thin or very obese had the highest odds for complications

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Daily Caffeine Doesn't Seem to Jolt the Heart

Tue, 2016-01-26 09:16

Coffee lovers don't appear to risk extra heartbeats

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Kombucha Tea/Alcohol: Is It Safe?

Mon, 2016-01-25 17:25

Some say kombucha tea is good for your health, but the government says some kombucha products have too much alcohol. WebMD explains the issue as well as what's in kombucha tea and any health claims.

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