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U.S. Moving Ebola Money to Help Fight Zika

Wed, 2016-04-06 16:17

More than $500 million pulled out to prepare for likely outbreaks of mosquito-borne virus in U.S.

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Diabetes Cases Quadruple Worldwide Since 1980

Wed, 2016-04-06 14:17

Major increases seen in China, India; obesity is likely the main culprit, researcher says

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Painkiller May Be New Heroin Addiction Treatment

Wed, 2016-04-06 14:17

Study finds hydromorphone an effective, widely available, licensed choice

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Restaurants Cutting Calories in Kids' Meals

Wed, 2016-04-06 14:16

But salt and fat still a concern, expert says

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Grief May Trigger Heart Rhythm Trouble

Wed, 2016-04-06 10:17

When partner passes, odds for atrial fibrillation appear to rise, study suggests

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Pot Use in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight

Tue, 2016-04-05 20:17

Study also finds raised risk of newborns needing intensive care, but it doesn't prove cause-and-effect

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Sugary Drinks, 'Bad' Carbs Tied to These Cancers

Tue, 2016-04-05 18:25

Preliminary study finds more reason to improve your diet

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2 Diabetes Drugs May Be Tied to Heart Failure Risk

Tue, 2016-04-05 18:21

Warning pertains to drugs containing saxagliptin or alogliptin

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AFib May Hamper Seniors' Walking Ability

Tue, 2016-04-05 18:21

Atrial fibrillation tied to faster physical decline, study finds

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Weight-Loss Surgery Gets People Moving: Study

Tue, 2016-04-05 16:17

More than half of patients showed improvement in pain symptoms, ability to walk

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Many of Oldest Old Say They're at Peace With Dying

Tue, 2016-04-05 16:16

Study finds most people over 95 are simply grateful for every day

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Sleepless Nights Linked to Brain Changes in Study

Tue, 2016-04-05 10:17

People with insomnia said to have more white matter abnormalities

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More People Surviving Sudden Liver Failure

Mon, 2016-04-04 20:17

Better diagnosis and care may be behind the trend, experts say

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Vitamin D Boosts Heart Function in Study

Mon, 2016-04-04 20:16

When given to heart failure patients, it improved organ's pumping ability, researchers say

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Shorter, Intensive Radiation and Prostate Cancer

Mon, 2016-04-04 18:17

The trial focused on early-stage disease that hadn't spread beyond the gland

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This May Help Long-Term Control of Type 2 Diabetes

Mon, 2016-04-04 18:17

After 5 years, more patients in surgery group had lower blood sugar than in medication-only group

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Smoking Hikes Early Death Chances for RA Patients

Mon, 2016-04-04 18:17

But risk declines after quitting, researchers find

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Doctors, Patients May Miss Chances To Lower Costs

Mon, 2016-04-04 17:46

A study published in Health Affairs examines how physician-patient interactions often present missed opportunities to control patients’ health care spending.

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Loose Bristles From Grill Brushes May Pose Dangers

Mon, 2016-04-04 16:17

Study found they can stick to food and cause mouth, throat and stomach injuries

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Treating Depression Might Help Stem Heart Woes

Mon, 2016-04-04 16:17

Effective treatment shown to lower risk of major cardiovascular complications, researchers report

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