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Your Healthy Skin Germs Stay Put, Despite Cleaning

Thu, 2016-05-05 18:17

Findings suggest your 'microbial fingerprint' is important to well-being

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FDA Bans Underage E-Cigarette Sales

Thu, 2016-05-05 17:26

The FDA will bar sales of e-cigarettes, cigars, and hookah tobacco to anyone under 18. WebMD has the details.

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Widely Used Heart Drug Tied to Dementia Risk

Thu, 2016-05-05 16:17

Both warfarin and the atrial fibrillation it's often used to treat may raise risk, study suggests

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Addicts Using Diarrhea Drug Imodium to Get High

Thu, 2016-05-05 16:17

Trend is increasing among those who can't get opioid prescription painkillers, experts say

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Stay Lean, Live Longer

Thu, 2016-05-05 14:26

Researchers found slimmest people had lowest chances of dying in two studies

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Race May Influence Risk for Irregular Heart Beat

Thu, 2016-05-05 10:17

Whites with heart failure more likely to develop atrial fibrillation, research finds

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Sleep Apnea May Raise Heart Risks in These People

Thu, 2016-05-05 10:17

Study found the combo was linked to raised odds of irregular heartbeat

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Lung Cancer Surgery Worthwhile for Older Patients

Thu, 2016-05-05 10:17

Study found those 65 and older survived longer when they had operation

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Is There Gunk On Your Greens? 4 Things To Know About The Listeria Recall

Thu, 2016-05-05 08:47

The FDA issued a big recall of frozen foods this week. Here’s what you need to know about the nasty bug that’s causing all the problems.

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4 Things To Know About The Listeria Recall

Thu, 2016-05-05 08:47

The FDA issued a big recall of frozen foods this week. Here’s what you need to know about the nasty bug that’s causing all the problems.

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No Statins Before Heart Surgery, Study Suggests

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:28

They don't prevent complications and may cause kidney damage, researchers report

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Hep C Now Leading U.S. Infectious Disease Killer

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:28

CDC notes that nearly 20,000 Americans died in 2014 from the widespread, but treatable, illness

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Could Bacteria Help Slow Zika's Spread?

Wed, 2016-05-04 14:17

Infecting mosquitoes led to lower, inactive levels of virus in their bodies, saliva

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Many Heart Bypass Patients Don't Take Needed Meds

Wed, 2016-05-04 10:17

Cardiologist says they need to understand surgery not a 'cure' for their disease

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Fatty Foods, Drowsy Days

Tue, 2016-05-03 20:17

Study found men who preferred fat-filled fare were more likely to be habitually sleepy

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Medical Errors: A Hidden Killer

Tue, 2016-05-03 20:17

Study claims they're the 3rd leading cause of U.S. deaths, but CDC doesn't track such data

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Home Radon May Be Linked to Women's Blood Cancers

Tue, 2016-05-03 18:28

Study found no connection with men, further research is needed

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For ADHD, Start With Therapy, Not Drugs: CDC

Tue, 2016-05-03 18:28

Parents of hyperactive young children can help them improve through guidance, experts say

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Additional Treatments for Pancreatic Cancer

Tue, 2016-05-03 18:28

Neither extra chemotherapy drug nor add-on radiation aided longevity in French trial

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Healthy Hydration for Kids

Tue, 2016-05-03 18:24

Kids need healthy drinks to fuel their growing bodies. Make a toast to good health with these smart choices from WebMD.

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