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Controversial Stem Cell Studies Retracted by Journal

Wed, 2014-07-02 10:15

Controversial Stem Cell Studies Retracted by Journal

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Glaucoma Can Affect Babies, Too

Wed, 2014-07-02 10:15

In U.S., one in 10,000 infants is born with the vision-robbing disease

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Less Toxic Transplant Treatment Offers Hope for Sickle Cell Patients

Tue, 2014-07-01 18:20

Technique avoids ill effects related to long-term use of anti-rejection drugs, study says

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2.6 Million 'Inconsistencies' in Federal Insurance Applications

Tue, 2014-07-01 18:20

Government findings on Obamacare signups don't necessarily mean fraud, reports say

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Antibiotic Resistance Among Foodborne-Illness Germs a Mixed Bag: CDC

Tue, 2014-07-01 18:20

Report found reduced resistance to treatments with some bugs, more resistance among others

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Prescriptions for Powerful Painkillers Vary Widely Among States: CDC

Tue, 2014-07-01 16:15

Death toll can be reduced with better oversight, agency says, citing success in Florida

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C-Section May Raise Odds of Failed Pregnancy Later: Study

Tue, 2014-07-01 16:15

Slightly higher rate of stillbirths, ectopic pregnancies seen after cesarean delivery, researchers say

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iPads May Help Boost Speaking Skills in Kids With Autism: Study

Tue, 2014-07-01 14:15

Combining use of device with therapy sessions helped minimally verbal children talk, interact

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West Africa Ebola Death Toll Reaches 467: WHO

Tue, 2014-07-01 14:15

West Africa Ebola Death Toll Reaches 467: WHO

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Talking to Kids About Dieting

Tue, 2014-07-01 12:56

When kids show an interest in being healthier, it’s important to steer the conversation away from dieting to adopting healthy habits they can keep up.

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Plan as a Family for a 5K

Tue, 2014-07-01 12:52

Looking for a great way to get everyone moving? Train as a family to walk or run a 5K race.

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HIV Patients Less Likely to Get Cancer Treatment: Study

Tue, 2014-07-01 10:15

Challenges in managing side effects may prompt some doctors to treat tumors less aggressively, researchers suggest

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Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More

Tue, 2014-07-01 10:15

No link to autism found in large review of previous research on measles, mumps, rubella vaccine

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Ruling May Not Be Last Word On Birth Control

Tue, 2014-07-01 08:45

Hobby Lobby Decision May Not Be The Last Word On Birth Control Coverage

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Most Women Don't Need Regular Pelvic Exams, New Guidelines State

Mon, 2014-06-30 18:20

Review found no evidence they benefit many women, but cervical cancer screening still needed

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HIV Prevention Drug Truvada Might Lower Genital Herpes Risk, Too

Mon, 2014-06-30 18:20

But effect isn't strong enough to make it a stand-alone preventive treatment for herpes, expert says

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Study: Common HIV Drug May Boost Suicide Risk

Mon, 2014-06-30 18:20

Patients taking efavirenz should be assessed for depression, researchers say

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Lose Weight and Lower Your Blood Pressure

Mon, 2014-06-30 17:37

Learn from WebMD how losing even a little weight can help your blood pressure.

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Painkillers: Warning Signs of Addiction

Mon, 2014-06-30 16:34

Many people worry that taking narcotic painkillers will lead to addiction. There are usually warning signs along the way, like the ones listed here.

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Inhaled Insulin Afrezza: FAQ

Mon, 2014-06-30 16:26

Millions of people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes have another treatment option now that the FDA has approved an inhaled insulin.

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