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Head Injury Tied to Long-Term Attention Issues in Kids

Study says brief lapses in attention can persist, ...

Experimental Treatment Uses Nitric Oxide for Acne

Researchers test slow-release nanoparticles on fru...

Too Much Facebook, Twitter Tied to Poor Mental Health in Teens

Study found those on social media sites more than ...

Regular, Moderate Coffee Drinking Tied to Better Brain Health in Seniors

But those who upped daily intake actually had high...

Noninvasive Stimulation Gets Legs Moving After Spinal Cord Injury

Device compares favorably to surgically implanted ...

The Risks of Belly Fat

Got a big belly? You may be at risk for heart dise...

Scientists Identify 5 Types of Prostate Cancer

Scientists in the U.K. say there are five distinct...

Older Smokers With Migraines May Face Added Stroke Risk

Study finds no increased risk among nonsmokers...

New Stem Cell Tactic Shows Promise for Heart Failure

Approach is 'simpler and probably safer' than earl...

Just 1 in 3 Seniors With Diabetes Has Disease Under Control

Blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels...

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Too Few U.S. Teens Getting HPV Vaccine: CDC

4 out of 10 girls, 6 out of 10 boys haven't starte...

Job Stress Might Make You Sick, Study Says

High levels linked to more leave for mental health...

Study Finds Drinking May Ease Fibromyalgia Pain, But Doctors Wary

U.S. specialists say alcohol is the wrong approach...

Antidepressant, Blood Thinner Name Mix-Up Warning

Antidepressant, Blood Thinner Name Mix-Up Warning...

Your Psoriasis Questions Answered

Recently, a couple of leading skin experts took qu...

New Drug Lowers Levels of Triglyceride Blood Fats: Study

But it's not yet ready for standard care...

Drug May Ease Passage When Kidney Stone Strikes

Tamsulosin is especially helpful with larger stone...

Autism Care Costs Could Hit $500 Billion by 2025: Study

Researchers stress need for research to find bette...

Scientists Suggest New Way to Predict Lung Cancer Risk

They focused on telomere length, discovered associ...

FDA Approves 'Belly Balloon' Device for Weight Loss

Inflated with sterile solution and kept in stomach...

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Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks: Study

Herbal remedy isn't regulated, and can have side e...

What's It Really Like to Have ADHD?

Having ADHD can make you feel paranoid. Explore a ...

Jealousy Can Drive Some to Problem Drinking, Study Suggests

Researchers say findings could help identify peopl...

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

Risk remains even for women who get to a healthy s...

For Women, No Link Between Kidney Stones, Osteoporosis

But one stone increases odds for more, study found...

Four Kroger Brand Spices Recalled

Four Kroger Brand Spices Recalled...

Heart Disease, Alzheimer's Linked by Common Risk Factors

Study finds diabetes, smoking and obesity also aff...

Standing All Day at Work? It May Take Toll on Health

Experiencing lower-limb muscle fatigue daily may h...

Outbreak Linked to This in Mexican Cilantro Fields

Outbreak Linked to This in Mexican Cilantro Fields...

Fast Facts: Live Well With Diabetes

Diabetes news and statistics from WebMD....

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Bionic Eye Helps Restore Some Vision in 80-Year-Old

An 80-year-old British man has become the first pe...

Big Swings in Blood Pressure Could Spell Trouble

Wide fluctuations between doctor visits tied to ra...

Expert Panel Recommends Questionnaire to Help Spot Depression

Form could be filled out during visit to family do...

Does Facebook Lead Young Women to Dangerous Diets?

Risk is highest for those who use social media sit...

Nasal Balloon Can Treat Youngsters for 'Glue Ear'

For kids with a common hearing problem, procedure ...

High Blood Sugar May Boost Alzheimer's Risk

Insulin resistance can inhibit signaling between b...

Teens Using E-Cigs More Prone to Take Up Smoking: Study

Experts want greater regulation of these nicotine-...

New Moms Often Get Poor Advice on Baby Care: Study

Tips from family or media can run counter to exper...

Summer Safety Tips for Outdoor Fun

Whether you’re heading to a national park, a beach...

Time for a Pantry Makeover?

You can put together healthy meals in minutes when...

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By the Numbers: Monitoring Your Blood Sugar

If you were recently diagnosed with type 2 diabete...

Low-Nicotine Cigarettes Won't Necessarily Help Smokers Stop

Study finds two years of less addicting tobacco di...

New Skin Cancer Drug Approved by FDA

Odomzo is a pill for locally advanced basal cell c...

Medical Marijuana May Pose Risk to Teens, Study Suggests

Having access to legal source of pot was linked to...

Dementia Risk May Be Dropping With Generations

Study finds lower risk for people born after 1930 ...

Sushi Linked to Salmonella Outbreak: CDC

Sushi Linked to Salmonella Outbreak: CDC...

Daily Value for Added Sugars Coming to Food Labels

Food manufacturers will be required to tell consum...

Do You Have an Addictive Personality?

WebMD explains what an addictive personality is an...

Well-Off, Active, Over 50? You May Be at Higher Risk for Problem Drinking

British study finds this demographic may often ind...

Certain Generic Meds May Help Older Patients With Early Breast Cancer

Study found benefit from drugs known as aromatase ...