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Health Risks After Stroke May Linger for at Least 5 Years: Study

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:15

Canadian study suggests patients may need to be more closely monitored over the long term

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Screen Everyone Over 45 for Diabetes: U.S. Task Force

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:15

Members of independent panel of health experts say science now supports more aggressive testing

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MRI May Spot Early Signs of Mental Decline, Study Finds

Tue, 2014-10-07 10:15

But scientists stress this doesn't mean seniors should rush to get the scans, more study needed

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Some People Are Born Java Junkies, Study Suggests

Tue, 2014-10-07 10:15

Research identifies genes linked to the body's response to caffeine in coffee

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Obama Considers Tighter Ebola Screening for Travelers From West Africa

Mon, 2014-10-06 18:16

It's the same medical center that successfully treated another American infected with the disease

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Cancer Diagnosis Can Take Toll on Mental Health, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-10-06 18:16

Breast cancer particularly troubling, researchers report

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Docs More Likely to Prescribe Unneeded Antibiotics Later in Day: Study

Mon, 2014-10-06 18:16

They tend to 'wear down' and prescribe more as the day progresses, researchers find

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Marriage Break-Up Rates Similar for Gay, Straight Couples: Study

Mon, 2014-10-06 18:15

Research tracked U.S. national data on marriage and 'marriage-like' unions from 2009-12

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Fetal Exposure to Plastics Chemical Tied to Breathing Ills in Kids

Mon, 2014-10-06 18:15

Expert recommends pregnant women avoid canned foods, plastics containing BPA

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Report Claims Success Treating Alzheimer's Memory Loss

Mon, 2014-10-06 16:15

But experts won't embrace this 36-point program of lifestyle changes and supplements without more research

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How Do You Get Ebola, Really?

Mon, 2014-10-06 14:51

Amid continued confusion over how Ebola spreads, the World Health Organization issued new guidance on Monday aimed at public education.

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Teen 'Sexting' Often Precedes Actual Sex, Study Finds

Mon, 2014-10-06 10:15

Researcher says don't throw out the phone, do discuss safe behavior

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Obamacare Enrollment: Second Year An Even Tougher Challenge

Mon, 2014-10-06 08:45

Obamacare Enrollment: Second Year An Even Tougher Challenge

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What We Don’t Know About Ebola

Fri, 2014-10-03 19:05

When Ebola arrived in the U.S. last week, it came with a steep learning curve.

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Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Always Help With Depression

Fri, 2014-10-03 18:15

About 4 percent of obese patients report negative mood changes months after procedure, study finds

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Ebola Focus Shrinks to About 50 People in Texas

Fri, 2014-10-03 18:15

They had varying degrees of contact with Liberian national being treated at a Dallas hospital for the disease

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Gout May Be Linked to Raised Diabetes Risk: Study

Fri, 2014-10-03 18:15

Women with this form of arthritis are more susceptible, researchers say

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Strokes and the Toll They Take on Younger Adults

Fri, 2014-10-03 16:56

About 10% of the 800,000 strokes that happen in the U.S. each year strike adults younger than 45.

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Pets Really Are Like People's Children, Brain Scans Suggest

Fri, 2014-10-03 16:18

Mothers respond similarly to photos of their kids, their dogs

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No Testosterone Therapy for Healthy Women, New Guidelines State

Fri, 2014-10-03 16:16

Benefits unclear, harms unknown, researchers report

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