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How to Plan for Recovery at Home After Surgery

Fri, 2016-04-15 14:23

WebMD explains how to prepare your house so that you can have a smooth recovery from surgery when you return from the hospital.

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How to Plan for Recovery at Home After Surgery

Fri, 2016-04-15 14:23

WebMD explains how to prepare your house so that you can have a smooth recovery from surgery when you return from the hospital.

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Rectal Cancer Patients and Recommended Treatment

Fri, 2016-04-15 14:17

Uninsured and minority patients had lower odds of receiving standard therapies, researchers found

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What to Ask Your Surgeon Before an Operation

Fri, 2016-04-15 13:46

WebMD has advice on how to get tips from your surgeon about how to prepare for your operation.

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What to Ask Your Surgeon Before an Operation

Fri, 2016-04-15 13:46

WebMD has advice on how to get tips from your surgeon about how to prepare for your operation.

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7 Tips to Help Decide if Surgery Is Right for You

Fri, 2016-04-15 13:45

WebMD explains what you need to consider if you're trying to figure out if surgery is the right treatment for you.

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7 Tips to Help Decide if Surgery Is Right for You

Fri, 2016-04-15 13:45

WebMD explains what you need to consider if you're trying to figure out if surgery is the right treatment for you.

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Rise In Hospital Oncologists Boosts Chemo Costs

Fri, 2016-04-15 08:47

Researchers found that the facility fees hospitals and their clinics routinely add to the bill helps drive the price increases.

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Diabetes Steals Years, Adds Disabilities

Thu, 2016-04-14 20:17

Middle-aged adults will lose more than 3 years because of the disease, study estimates

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Psoriasis May Raise Risk for Aneurysms in Abdomen

Thu, 2016-04-14 18:27

But overall chances of experiencing often fatal ruptures remain small, doctors say

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This Drug Shows Promise for People With Epilepsy

Thu, 2016-04-14 18:23

Eslicarbazepine may make management easier, safer for people with the disorder, researchers say

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Common Heartburn Drugs Linked to Kidney Disease

Thu, 2016-04-14 18:18

But finding can't show whether drugs are directly responsible

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About Half of Women Benefit From Mammograms at 40?

Thu, 2016-04-14 18:18

Study puts new scrutiny on latest guidelines, which recommend screening can begin at age 45 or 50

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CDC: Teen Tobacco Use Stable; E-Cigs May Be Why

Thu, 2016-04-14 16:17

Electronic smoking devices have now eclipsed traditional cigarettes as most widely used product among kids

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Thyroid Cancer Cases in U.S. Level Off: Why?

Thu, 2016-04-14 14:17

'Epidemic of diagnosis' caused the increase, not harmful tumors, experts say

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This May Help After 'Soft-Tissue' Cancer Surgery

Thu, 2016-04-14 14:17

Biggest benefit was seen in people over 65, research suggests

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Hep C Liver Transplant May Work for Those Infected

Thu, 2016-04-14 10:17

Findings might help reduce organ waiting list, researchers say

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How to Talk to Your Teen

Wed, 2016-04-13 20:09

Talking to a teenager can sometimes feel like interrogating an undercover agent. Try these six strategies.

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Teen Girls More Stressed Than Boys: Survey

Wed, 2016-04-13 19:55

Parents say their teenage daughters have higher levels of stress than their teen sons, citing causes such as college prep tests and poor body image, a WebMD survey shows.

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Studies Question a Common, Costly Back Surgery

Wed, 2016-04-13 18:23

Two new studies out Wednesday cast doubt on whether a common and costly operation used to relieve leg and back pain is always needed. WebMD has the details.

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