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BPA in Canned Goods May Raise Your Blood Pressure: Study

Mon, 2014-12-08 17:20

Finding is latest to raise health concerns about the common estrogen-like chemical

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Painkiller Tramadol Linked to Low Blood Sugar

Mon, 2014-12-08 17:20

Study finds the drug may be riskier than expected

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Painkiller Tramadol Linked to Low Blood Sugar

Mon, 2014-12-08 17:20

Study finds the drug may be riskier than expected

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Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment Shows Promise in Small Trial

Sat, 2014-12-06 15:15

Nivolumab harnesses power of immune system to attack cancer in patients who've failed other therapy

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Dairy and Diabetes Risk: New Thinking?

Fri, 2014-12-05 15:31

Some intriguing new research shows that dairy foods, perhaps even high-fat ones, may play a role in type 2 diabetes prevention.

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Public Restrooms No Germier Than Your Home, Study Finds

Fri, 2014-12-05 15:15

But you should still wash your hands, experts caution

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Daily Statin Might Raise Your Risk for Cataracts: Study

Fri, 2014-12-05 13:16

But benefits of cholesterol-lowering drugs outweigh risks, experts say

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Obesity Can Cause 'Silent' Damage to Heart

Fri, 2014-12-05 13:16

Study shows excess weight harms cardiovascular system without symptoms

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Urine Test for Kids With Asthma Shows Promise

Fri, 2014-12-05 12:33

Children with asthma might one day benefit from a simple urine test that could ensure they receive the right dose of medication to help them better manage their condition.

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Obesity-Related Ills May Shave Up to 8 Years Off Your Life: Study

Thu, 2014-12-04 19:15

Excess weight also shortens the time you live free of chronic diseases that lower quality of life, researchers say

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Study Casts Doubt on Low-Dose Aspirin for Women Under 65

Thu, 2014-12-04 19:15

Benefits of cutting heart disease and cancer risk is clearer in older women, but use should be individualized, experts say

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Brain Scans Yield Clues to Future Stroke Risk

Thu, 2014-12-04 17:20

Those with damage due to lack of blood flow more likely to suffer recurrence

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This Year’s Flu Vaccine Less Effective Than Hoped

Thu, 2014-12-04 16:08

The 2014-2015 flu season is well underway, and the CDC says the flu shot may not be offering as much protection as experts had hoped.

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Smoking Might Cost Men Their 'Y' Chromosome, Study Finds

Thu, 2014-12-04 15:15

Consequences aren't clear, but experts suspect the change might be linked to increased cancer risk

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Vitamins May Help Prevent Eye Problems After Weight-Loss Surgery, Study Finds

Thu, 2014-12-04 13:15

Vision-related complications can range from dry eye to night blindness

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FDA Approves Injectable Device for Back, Leg Pain

Thu, 2014-12-04 10:40

The FDA has approved an injectable microchip nerve-stimulation device for the relief of ongoing back and leg pain.

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Health Care Worker Arrives in U.S.; May Have Ebola

Thu, 2014-12-04 09:15

Treatment-Resistant Infections Among Newborns in India Pose Worldwide Threat U.S. Health Care Worker Arriving From West Africa May Have Ebola

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New U.S. Kidney Transplant Rules Take Effect

Thu, 2014-12-04 09:15

Changes intended to make organ allocation more equitable

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Who Is Getting ACA Insurance – And Who Isn’t

Thu, 2014-12-04 07:45

About 10 million people have gained insurance, but there are still several diverse groups of people who won’t get coverage.

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Study Links Running to Lower Alzheimer's Death Risk

Wed, 2014-12-03 19:15

Higher fruit intake, cholesterol-lowering drugs also associated with reduced risk, researchers say

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