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Immune-Focused Drugs Show Promise Against Melanoma

Keytruda, Yervoy and other medications harness imm...

Dogs Find Prostate Cancer by Smell

Scientists in Italy say they have trained two dogs...

Aspirin May Help Ward Off Gastro Cancers, Study Finds

But experts caution against starting to take it ev...

Drug Shows Early Promise for Advanced Lung Cancer

Keytruda is already approved to treat melanoma...

One-Third of Moms Have Kids Too Close Together

One-Third of Moms Have Kids Too Close Together...

Synthetic Pot Sends Hundreds to ERs in AL, MS

Synthetic Pot Sends Hundreds to ERs in AL, MS...

Blood Test Could Give Early Breast Cancer Warning

Scientists say they’ve created a blood test that c...

Discovered Tribe’s Bacteria May Point to Our Past

A tribe of Indians discovered in the remote mounta...

E-Cigarettes May Not Help Smokers Quit Tobacco, Study Finds

Research found the devices actually seemed to lowe...

Walking Boosts Outcomes for Prostate Cancer Survivors

Study found real improvements in quality of life o...

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Dog Flu Outbreak Unleashes Warnings From Veterinarians

Pay attention to where cases are occurring...

Roundworm Parasite Targets Canine Eyes

Report says small number of cases reported in the ...

E-Cigarette Use Triples Among U.S. Teens in 1 Year

Federal health officials say the nicotine-based pr...

Calif. Measles Outbreak May Be Coming to a Close

Officials say they will declare end if no new case...

Obesity Linked to Greater Risk of Prostate Cancer in Blacks, Study Says

Researcher urges physicians to take note of findin...

Humans Can't Resist Those Puppy-Dog Eyes

Levels of hormone that triggers bonding increase i...

New Heart Failure Drug Approved by FDA

New Heart Failure Drug Approved by FDA...

New Synthetic Drug 'Flakka' Triggers Crazed Behaviors

Use of chemical-cousin to 'bath salts' appears to ...

Creatine Linked to Testicular Cancer

Men who use muscle-building supplements containing...

Chemicals in Some Flavored E-Cigs Exceed Recommended Limits: Study

Researchers say findings show need for regulations...

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Heavy Snoring, Apnea Tied to Earlier Brain Troubles

Treating sleep issues may delay mental decline in ...

Cancer Gene Tests Should Include Healthy Tissue, Too: Study

Current practice of only focusing on tumor samples...

2 Diabetes Drugs Should Carry Warning: FDA Panel

2 Diabetes Drugs Should Carry Warning: FDA Panel...

Could Taking Acetaminophen Dull Your Happiness?

In study, people showed more muted responses to ph...

Depression Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk

Each threatens brain health, and combination is wo...

Glass Scare Spurs Beech-Nut Baby Food Recall

Glass Scare Spurs Beech-Nut Baby Food Recall...

Father's Sperm May Hold Clues to Autism Risk

Future research will examine more families, differ...

Doctors Often Ignore Parents' Concerns About Autism in Young Kids: Study

Research suggests that needless delays in diagnosi...

Study Ties Divorce to Higher Chance of Heart Attack

But remarriage, at least for women, did not lower ...

New Drug Shows Promise for MS

Early results indicate treatment can repair nerve ...

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Is Gestational Diabetes Linked to Autism?

High blood sugar might interfere with normal brain...

To Protect Your Aging Brain, Start With Exercise

New report also suggests quitting smoking, managin...

Blood Thinners Overprescribed for Low-Risk Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Researchers say medications can cause bleeding, an...

FDA Issues Warning About Dietary Supplement

FDA Issues Warning About Dietary Supplement...

How Does Ketamine Work and Who Does It Help?

Is it a club drug or an antidepressant? WebMD expl...

Skin Cancer: Young Adults Get It, Too

While parents often warn their teens about the dan...

Breath Test Might Spot Stomach Cancer Risk

Compounds in breath may signal chances of developi...

Liquid Medical Marijuana Shows Promise Against Severe Epilepsy

Child and adult patients who took cannabidiol had ...

Weight-Control Myths Keep Many U.S. Women Smoking

Anti-tobacco efforts should focus on these concern...

Bone-Building Drug Strengthened Hips, Spines of Frail Women in Study

But stronger bones did not translate into fewer fr...

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Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study

Smoking, use of antidepressants may add to harms...

Recalls of Ice Cream, Hummus Spur Listeria Warnings

CDC recommends safe handling, storage of foods...

Stem Cells, Fecal Transplants Show Promise for Crohn's Disease

But both trials were small and more research is ne...

Diabetes Drug Onglyza Increases Risk of Death: FDA

Diabetes Drug Onglyza Increases Risk of Death: FDA...

Dog Flu: What You Need to Know

Dogs can get the flu, too. Know the causes, sympto...

Calcium Supplements Tied to Macular Degeneration

Older people who take more than 800 milligrams of ...

Women Born Early at Greater Risk of Delivering Preemies, Study Suggests

But most of these women still have their babies at...

Could Obesity Help Protect Against Dementia?

Large study suggests that possibility, but experts...

Brain Scans May Predict Language Skills in Kids With Autism

But research is still preliminary, expert says...

Fewer U.S. Children Getting Melanoma: Study

Researchers credit better education on risk of UV ...