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Do Angioplasty Patients Really Need Beta-Blocker Drugs?

Tue, 2016-08-16 18:15

Doctors might be overprescribing beta-blocker medications to heart patients who aren't seriously ill, a new study contends.

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HIV/AIDS and Mental Health

Tue, 2016-08-16 17:35

People with HIV or AIDS are more likely to have mental health problems. Why? What can be done to help?

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Years Spent Overweight Boosts Women's Cancer Risk

Tue, 2016-08-16 16:15

Study found odds for 4 types rose 10 percent for every decade of obesity

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Celiac Disease Risk and Birth Time, Place

Tue, 2016-08-16 16:15

Swedish study finds lower risk of the digestive disorder in babies born in winter or cooler climates

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Injected Drug May Help Fight Osteoporosis in Women

Tue, 2016-08-16 16:15

Abaloparatide appears to reduce fractures better than the current drug Forteo, researchers say

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1st U.S. Case of Zika From Travel to Another State

Tue, 2016-08-16 14:15

Resident had recently visited area of Miami where mosquito-borne transmission is occurring

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Kids in College Drink More, Smoke Less

Tue, 2016-08-16 10:15

Full-time students aged 18 to 22 also have higher rates of binge-drinking, survey finds

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Exercise Not 'Antidote' to Excess Sitting: Experts

Mon, 2016-08-15 18:15

American Heart Association statement says it's not enough to move to boost health, you have to sit less

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New Surgery Guidelines for Breast Cancer Patients

Mon, 2016-08-15 18:15

2 millimeters is enough to guard against recurrences while reducing need for additional surgeries

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What People With Psoriasis Want You to Know

Mon, 2016-08-15 17:34

There’s more to psoriasis than you probably realize. People with the condition have some things they’d like you to know.

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How Long Will You Live? Look to Your Parents

Mon, 2016-08-15 16:15

Lower risk of dying from heart disease if mom and dad lived past 70, study suggests

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Acetaminophen in Pregnancy May Up Kids' ADHD Risk

Mon, 2016-08-15 14:27

But only association found, and researchers say women should still take the painkiller if needed

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3 Questions About Eczema: Symptoms, Causes, and Prevention

Mon, 2016-08-15 11:04

WebMD interviews Asriani M. Chiu, MD, for answers to three top questions about eczema symptoms, eczema causes, and how to prevent eczema.

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Babies Often Put to Sleep in Unsafe Positions

Mon, 2016-08-15 10:15

About 3,500 U.S. infants still succumb to sudden infant death syndrome each year: CDC

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Blood Pressure-Lowering Diet May Help Treat Gout

Mon, 2016-08-15 10:15

DASH eating plan brings blood pressure down, and seems to relieve inflammatory joint problem

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Cancer Now Leading Killer in 12 European Nations

Mon, 2016-08-15 10:15

Gains against heart disease and stroke, especially in Western Europe, likely behind the shift

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Cancer Survivors More Prone to Obesity

Fri, 2016-08-12 18:15

Risk appears to be particularly high for people who had breast or colon cancer

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Lose Weight Fast: Can You Do It Safely?

Fri, 2016-08-12 15:33

Crash diets and fad diets don't typically work for permanent weight loss. But WebMD explains whether you can safely lose weight fast when you need to.

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ADHD Common in Students Misusing Stimulant Drugs

Fri, 2016-08-12 14:15

Study says they're also more apt to have other psychiatric issues

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Will 'Unloading' Shoes Help Your Arthritic Knees?

Fri, 2016-08-12 14:15

Study puts specially designed footwear to the test

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