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Cancer Survivors May Struggle for Years With Mental, Physical Problems

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:15

Survey finds financial health often suffers, too

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Night Shift May Boost Black Women's Diabetes Risk, Study Finds

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:15

Odds are highest for younger women and those doing shift work for many years

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Supreme Court Battle Brewing Over Medicaid Fees

Mon, 2015-01-12 07:45

States say government should be able to set rates without courts stepping in.  Patient advocates and providers say intervention is needed to improve access.

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Many With Hepatitis C Missing Out on Treatment, Study Finds

Sun, 2015-01-11 09:15

Without proper care, infection can lead to liver failure

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Study Says Biopsies Are Safe

Fri, 2015-01-09 17:20

Cancer patients who had fine needle aspiration lived longer

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You're Unlikely to Get a Skin Infection From a Spider's Bite, Review Finds

Fri, 2015-01-09 17:20

Expert thinks this common worry may create unnecessary fear of arachnids

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Flu Season May Not Have Peaked: CDC

Fri, 2015-01-09 17:16

This year's flu season is still bad, and it’s too soon to say whether it has peaked, officials from the CDC warned Friday.

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FDA OKs New Anti-Clotting Drug for Heart Rhythm Disorder

Fri, 2015-01-09 13:15

Savaysa works like warfarin but carries less bleeding risk

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Middle School Football Doesn't Seem to Cause Short-Term Brain Damage: Study

Fri, 2015-01-09 09:15

Small review found hits to head occurred less often than for older players; one doctor has some concerns

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Two Ebola Vaccines Seem Safe: WHO

Fri, 2015-01-09 09:15

Two Ebola Vaccines Seem Safe: WHO

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Oral HPV Infection Lasts Longer in Older Men, Study Finds

Fri, 2015-01-09 09:15

Potentially cancer-causing infection appears to linger in males over 45

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Advisers Endorse HPV Test for Cervical Cancer Checks

Fri, 2015-01-09 01:15

Two groups call it an effective alternative to the Pap test, but another group disagrees

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Study Suggests Link Between E-Cigarettes, Respiratory Infections

Thu, 2015-01-08 19:15

Goal was to measure devices' impact on children, researchers say

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Low Vitamin D Levels Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth in Study

Thu, 2015-01-08 17:23

Women with lowest levels of the 'sunshine vitamin' most likely to deliver early, researchers found

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Sleeping on Back in Pregnancy Tied to Stillbirth Risk in Study

Thu, 2015-01-08 17:23

But impaired fetal growth is a far more likely cause, researchers say

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Avocados Help Lower Cholesterol in Some People

Thu, 2015-01-08 15:01

An avocado a day might help keep bad cholesterol at bay.

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Top Healthy Habits for Your Heart

Thu, 2015-01-08 13:48

You can dramatically lower or nearly wipe out your chances of a heart attack and heart disease by following healthy lifestyle habits.

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Cooler Temps May Boost Calorie-Burning 'Brown Fat,' Mouse Study Suggests

Thu, 2015-01-08 13:15

Human trials are needed, but study offers clues to potential method of weight control

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Cancer Groups Urge More Regulation of E-Cigarettes

Thu, 2015-01-08 09:15

Say too little is known about potential health hazards of 'vaping' devices

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Study Reinforces Link Between Low Birth Weight, Diabetes Risk

Thu, 2015-01-08 09:15

Possible reasons include insulin resistance, problems with blood vessel lining and high blood pressure

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