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Rate of Youth Soccer Injuries More Than Doubles

Mon, 2016-09-12 08:15

Concussion rate jumped almost 1,600 percent in same time period, study found

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Dosing Errors Common With Kids' Liquid Meds

Mon, 2016-09-12 08:15

Parents make fewer mistakes using oral syringes compared to cups, study finds

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Connecticut Toddler Latest U.S. Case of 'Superbug'

Fri, 2016-09-09 18:15

But like 3 other infections reported earlier, it did not spread beyond the original patient

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Strides Made in Treating Childhood Cancer: Report

Fri, 2016-09-09 16:15

But more needs to be done to battle tougher tumors, guard the health of survivors

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CDC's Frieden: We're Nearly Out of Zika Money

Fri, 2016-09-09 14:15

He urges Congress to allocate more funding to combat the virus that causes severe birth defects

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Know Your Ovarian Cancer Risk -- and the Symptoms

Fri, 2016-09-09 14:15

Because early signs are often easy to ignore, 140,000 women worldwide die of the disease every year

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FDA Warns Ovarian Cancer Tests Not Reliable

Fri, 2016-09-09 14:15

May delay preventive therapies for high-risk women, spur unnecessary procedures in some without cancer

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Egyptian Strawberries Tied to Hepatitis A Outbreak

Fri, 2016-09-09 10:15

Egyptian Strawberries Tied to Hepatitis A Outbreak

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New 'Superlice' Resist Most OTC Remedies

Fri, 2016-09-09 10:15

But prescription medications can still send the parasites packing

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Cancer Caregivers Face Difficult Demands

Fri, 2016-09-09 10:15

Survey results suggest more support is warranted

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Electrical Stimulation Helps Stroke Patients Move

Thu, 2016-09-08 18:21

With help of sensor-laden glove, good hand used to regain some control of inert hand

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COPD Deaths Down for Most Americans: CDC

Thu, 2016-09-08 16:15

But rates up for black women and middle-aged people

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This After Severe Head Injury Brings Mixed Results

Thu, 2016-09-08 16:15

More patients survived, but more were in vegetative state, and little difference was seen in long-term disability

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Pre-Pregnancy Weight and Cerebral Palsy Risk

Thu, 2016-09-08 14:22

But, study found overall odds remain quite low

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Therapy 'Step Forward' for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Thu, 2016-09-08 14:22

Early trial results termed 'fantastic step forward' in fight against non-Hodgkin lymphoma

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Exercise May Cut Alcohol Health Risks

Thu, 2016-09-08 14:05

Exercise may offset the increased death associated with drinking large amounts of alcohol, new data suggest.

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Lack Of Medicaid Expansion Hurts Rural Hospitals More Than Urban Facilities

Thu, 2016-09-08 08:45

Researchers writing in Health Affairs report that decisions by 19 states to not expand the program for low-income residents could be hurting the financial stability of rural hospitals.

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Intensive Diabetes Treatment Can Extend Survival

Wed, 2016-09-07 20:15

Researchers also found lower risk of complications such as heart and kidney disease, vision problems

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Immune-Based Drug May Ease Chronic Eye Condition

Wed, 2016-09-07 18:16

Humira reduced inflammation that can lead to vision loss, researchers say

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Overweight People Fare Better With Kidney Cancer?

Wed, 2016-09-07 18:15

Study suggests they do, giving insights into potential new treatments

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