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Clues to Dog 'Wagging' Disorder

Tue, 2016-08-02 14:15

Limber tail, a painful disorder that mostly affects larger breeds, may have genetic roots

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Annual Best Hospitals: Familiar Names Top List

Tue, 2016-08-02 01:57

The Mayo Clinic in Rochester won the top spot on the 2016 U.S. News & World Report list of Best Hospitals. It also earned first place for 8 of 16 specialty areas.

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Hearing Test May Predict Autism Risk Sooner: Study

Mon, 2016-08-01 20:15

Researchers identify inner-ear problem that might impair speech development

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High Doses of Fish Oil Might Help Healing After Heart Attack

Mon, 2016-08-01 20:15

Study found improved heart function, less scarring

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The Mystery of the Female Orgasm Solved?

Mon, 2016-08-01 18:15

Was it necessary for reproduction? It may have helped ovulation in evolutionary past, scientists say

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Generic Biologic Drugs Seem as Effective as Originals

Mon, 2016-08-01 18:15

Biologics are made from living cells and more complicated to replicate, researchers said

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Fat May Not Hike Heart Attack Risk: Study

Mon, 2016-08-01 16:15

But it does raise diabetes risk, research with twins found

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Order Lunch Early, Lose Weight Later?

Mon, 2016-08-01 14:15

Study found those who picked their meal an hour or more before eating it chose lower-calorie fare

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Lots of Red Meat, an Earlier Grave?

Mon, 2016-08-01 14:15

People who eat more plant-based proteins lower risk of dying younger, study suggests

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15 DNA Regions Linked to Depression Found

Mon, 2016-08-01 14:15

Many are located near genes involved in brain development

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Vaccines of the Future: New Tools to Treat Cancer and More

Mon, 2016-08-01 14:03

New vaccines are being developed to treat cancer, heart disease, and autoimmune diseases. WebMD explains how they work.

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Fighting Superbugs With Their Own Genes

Mon, 2016-08-01 14:02

Each year, millions of Americans become infected with a bacteria too strong for antibiotics. But researchers are working on something they say will fix that – and change the world. WebMD has the details.

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When One Discovery Leads to Another

Mon, 2016-08-01 14:02

Not all great breakthroughs are born from a big idea. Sometimes, it’s about being at the right place at the right time.

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Over-the-Top Burger Nabs ‘Xtreme Eating’ Award

Mon, 2016-08-01 12:55

The Whole Hog Burger, a nearly 3,000-calorie burger with five kinds of meat and four kinds of cheese, tops a food watchdog group’s annual list of the least-healthy chain restaurant meals in 2016.

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Ways to keep advanced heart failure in check

Mon, 2016-08-01 12:43

There’s a lot you can do to keep advanced heart failure in check. WebMD offers the best things to try now.

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How to Stay Healthy After Kidney Donation

Mon, 2016-08-01 12:15

WebMD tells you how to live a long, healthy life after donating a kidney.

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Most Kids With Epilepsy Have Other Health Issues

Mon, 2016-08-01 10:15

Digestive disorders, headaches, attention-deficit disorder among the common issues

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Injuries Soar as Trampoline Parks Expand

Mon, 2016-08-01 08:15

Broken bones, fractures the most common complaints

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Fentanyl-Laced 'Norco' Is Lethal, Report Warns

Fri, 2016-07-29 18:15

New street drug combines two synthetic opioids

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Surgeons Advise Against Removal of Healthy Breast

Fri, 2016-07-29 18:15

For most women, risk of disease in unaffected breast is low, group says

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