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Trauma Workers at Risk for 'Compassion Fatigue'

Fri, 2016-01-15 13:28

Acknowledging it is a key to coping, researchers say

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Chemo Nerve Damage Effects May Persist for Years

Fri, 2016-01-15 13:25

Symptoms associated with falls, researchers say

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New Ebola Case in West Africa

Fri, 2016-01-15 13:16

New Ebola Case in West Africa

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After a Prediabetes Diagnosis: How to Prevent Diabetes

Fri, 2016-01-15 12:07

WebMD offers 7 ways to prevent the onset of diabetes if you've been diagnosed with prediabetes.

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Skipping Breakfast May Raise Stroke Risk

Fri, 2016-01-15 11:21

Eating breakfast every day may help prevent strokes, particularly the brain hemorrhage type, new research suggests. WebMD has the details.

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Should You Eat Like Tom Brady?

Fri, 2016-01-15 10:36

Is Tom Brady's diet too strict? Or is it a healthy way to eat? WebMD asked two sports nutritionists for their take on this sports superstar's eating plan.

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Rise in Kidney Stones in Teens a Cause for Concern

Fri, 2016-01-15 09:16

Researchers also report growing number of cases among women, blacks and children

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Some Spend 25% Of Income On Health Expenses

Fri, 2016-01-15 07:50

Urban Institute researchers found that premiums and out-of-pocket costs are still a major concern for people seeking coverage on the health care marketplaces.

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Low Bicarbonate Levels May Be a Danger for Seniors

Thu, 2016-01-14 19:16

Healthy older people have greater risk of death if blood bicarbonate level too low, research suggests

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For Seniors, Poor Sleep May Mean Higher Stroke Risk

Thu, 2016-01-14 17:16

Researchers found those who woke up the most were more likely to have hardening of brain arteries

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Eating This Daily May Decrease Glaucoma Risk

Thu, 2016-01-14 15:16

Risk of the eye disease dropped by 20 percent or more for those who consumed the most, study found

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West Africa Ebola Outbreak Is Over: WHO

Thu, 2016-01-14 13:16

West Africa Ebola Outbreak Is Over: WHO

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E-cigarettes Don't Help Smokers Quit Tobacco: Study

Thu, 2016-01-14 13:16

Devices actually lower chances of quitting by 28 percent, researchers say

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Age of First-Time Moms in U.S. Still Rising

Thu, 2016-01-14 13:16

Delaying pregnancy means smaller families and implications for overall population, expert says

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High Deductibles = Fewer Imaging Tests

Thu, 2016-01-14 13:16

Insurance costs keep patients from seeking X-ray, CT or MRI scans, researchers report

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HPV Vaccine Rates Highest in These Communities

Thu, 2016-01-14 09:16

Researchers say teen girls in mostly black and mostly white neighborhoods have lowest rates

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Stressed Teens May Face Higher Diabetes Risk Later

Thu, 2016-01-14 09:16

They might be more likely to eat unhealthy foods, smoke, not exercise, researchers say

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‘Concierge Medicine’ Reaches New Markets

Thu, 2016-01-14 07:50

Doctors, insurers and others are kick-starting experiments to broaden access to direct primary care, a service long associated with only wealthy Americans.

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Warning Labels May Help Parents Skip the Soda

Thu, 2016-01-14 07:16

Survey suggests warnings of tooth decay, obesity, diabetes could reduce sugary drink sales

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High Uric-Acid Levels, Lower Risk of Parkinson's?

Wed, 2016-01-13 17:16

Link found only in men, researchers say

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