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For Women Only: Best Choices for Hair Removal

Wed, 2014-08-13 12:01

Many women struggle with the issue of hair removal. Here's a guide to help you find the hair removal method that's best for you.

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16% Of Large Employers Plan To Offer Low-Benefit 'Skinny' Plans Despite ACA: Survey

Wed, 2014-08-13 11:49

16% Of Large Employers Plan To Offer Low-Benefit 'Skinny' Plans Despite ACA: Survey

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Fewer Unmarried Women Having Children, CDC Reports

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:15

Declines seen in every age group except for those over 35

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Many Shift Workers Use Drugs to Sleep, Stay Awake, Study Finds

Wed, 2014-08-13 10:15

But questions about benefits, risks of these medications linger, review author notes

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40 Percent of Americans Will Develop Diabetes, CDC Projects

Tue, 2014-08-12 20:15

Rates for black women and Hispanics even higher at 50 percent

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Donor-Lung Preservation Device Approved

Tue, 2014-08-12 18:20

Technology may lead to more transplants, FDA says

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Sigmoidoscopy Does Cut Risk of Dying From Colon Cancer: Study

Tue, 2014-08-12 18:20

sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, colon cancer

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Common Irregular Heartbeat May Pose Risks for Surgery Patients

Tue, 2014-08-12 18:20

People with atrial fibrillation have higher odds for stroke after an operation, study finds

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When Depression Becomes Deadly

Tue, 2014-08-12 18:08

The apparent suicide of Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams on Monday rocked the entertainment world.

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New High-Tech Tools to Help Control Diabetes

Tue, 2014-08-12 16:38

New high-tech devices may make it easier for many of the nation’s 21 million people with diabetes to control the disease.

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For Heart Attack Survivors, More Exercise Isn't Always Better, Study Says

Tue, 2014-08-12 16:15

Excessive walking, running may lose protective effect

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Low-Cholesterol Diet: 10 Foods to Try

Tue, 2014-08-12 15:14

On a diet to lower your cholesterol? Eating the same old, same old foods every day gets boring. Shake things up by swapping in WebMD's new favorite foods.

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What's the Best Way to Brush Your Teeth?

Tue, 2014-08-12 14:15

Expert advice is 'unacceptably inconsistent,' study finds

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WHO Experts Give Nod to Using Untested Ebola Drugs

Tue, 2014-08-12 14:15

Move would be justified in 'particular circumstances' of current outbreak, ethicists say

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Obese More Likely to Survive Serious Bloodstream Infection

Tue, 2014-08-12 14:15

Researchers aren't sure why extra weight seemed protective for sepsis

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Weight Loss Stories: How 6 People Shed the Pounds

Tue, 2014-08-12 12:48

When you're working on weight loss, it can help to have a little inspiration. Here, six people tell WebMD their secrets on how they lost the pounds.

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The Truth About Stomach Flu

Tue, 2014-08-12 12:42

Stomach flu isn’t really a ‘flu.’ It’s gastroenteritis and can be caused by bacteria, a virus, or a parasite.

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Preemies' Thinking Skills May Catch Up by Adolescence

Tue, 2014-08-12 10:15

Study hints at the importance of nutrition and a stimulating home environment

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FDA Approves Highly Accurate At-Home Colon Cancer Test

Mon, 2014-08-11 20:15

DNA analysis of stool boosts accuracy rate of Cologuard to more than 90 percent, researchers say

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Heart Medication Digoxin Linked to Higher Risk of Death for Some

Mon, 2014-08-11 18:20

Increase seen in people with certain abnormal heart rhythms, study finds

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