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Hysterectomy at Younger Age Tied to Heart Disease Risks

Wed, 2015-08-05 14:15

Obesity was the cardiovascular disease risk factor most strongly linked with the procedure at all ages

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Weight-Loss Surgery's Benefits May Fade With Time, Study Suggests

Wed, 2015-08-05 14:15

Little is known about the long-term effects of bariatric procedures, experts say

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380 in 26 States Sickened by Tainted Cilantro

Wed, 2015-08-05 10:15

380 in 26 States Sickened by Tainted Cilantro

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Birth Control Pills May Cut Women's Odds for Uterine Cancer

Tue, 2015-08-04 20:15

Protective effect seems to linger for decades after contraceptive is discontinued, researchers found

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Spicing Up Your Meals Might Extend Your Life

Tue, 2015-08-04 20:15

Regularly eating chili peppers, other hot foods linked to lower risk of death during study period

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IBS: The Truth About 9 Common Myths

Tue, 2015-08-04 19:03

WebMD debunks popular myths about irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

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IBS: The Truth About 9 Common Myths

Tue, 2015-08-04 19:03

WebMD debunks popular myths about irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

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Better Control of Drug-Resistant Germs Could Save Thousands of Lives: CDC

Tue, 2015-08-04 18:15

Hospitals, health departments, long-term care facilities must share information, report says

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Crohn's Disease, Colitis Tied to Anxiety in Study

Tue, 2015-08-04 18:15

Women at greater risk of this 'double jeopardy,' researcher says

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12 Dead in NYC Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Tue, 2015-08-04 17:17

Eight people have died and 97 have been sickened in a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in South Bronx, N.Y., according to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

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Scientists Discover How 'Bad' Fat Can Turn Into 'Good' Fat

Tue, 2015-08-04 14:15

Intense stress, like severe burns, triggered the switch, but drugs might be able to mimic the effect

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FDA Approves First Pill Made by 3D Printing

Tue, 2015-08-04 14:15

Epilepsy drug Spritam may be one of many custom-made medicines to come that will use the technology

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FDA Approves First Pill Made by 3D Printing

Tue, 2015-08-04 14:15

Epilepsy drug Spritam may be one of many custom-made medicines to come that will use the technology

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Can You Treat ADHD Without Drugs?

Tue, 2015-08-04 13:35

For most families, an ADHD diagnosis means a long trek through the world of pharmaceuticals. But the most successful treatment combines both meds and learning to manage behavior.

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FAQ: Kids and Picky Eating

Mon, 2015-08-03 19:08

Children's picky eating, often dismissed by parents and doctors as just a phase, can sometimes signal more serious issues such as anxiety or depression.

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Septic Tanks May Allow Fecal Matter Into Lakes, Rivers

Mon, 2015-08-03 18:15

Experts had assumed that soil would help to filter human waste

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Your Office Temperature Settings May Have a Gender Bias

Mon, 2015-08-03 18:15

Middle-aged man is target of heating, cooling standards, researchers say

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Vitamin D Supplements Won't Strengthen Older Women's Bones: Study

Mon, 2015-08-03 16:39

No increases seen in bone density, muscle mass or mobility, no matter the dose

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Urine Test Might Find Pancreatic Cancer Early, Study Suggests

Mon, 2015-08-03 14:21

But expert says whether it will improve outcomes not proven yet

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FDA Approves New Rosacea Treatment

Mon, 2015-08-03 14:18

When applied to skin, foam helps heal pimples, bumps of common skin condition

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