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Studies Link Cold Sore Virus to Alzheimer's Risk

But other experts doubt that a herpes infection co...

Could Air Pollutants Raise a Child's Autism Risk?

Chromium, styrene implicated in preliminary study...

Heart Transplant ‘Breakthrough’ Shows Promise

Australian doctors say they've made a breakthrough...

Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict Progression in the Other

Study focuses on macular degeneration, the leading...

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later

Girls' risk of being overweight may be more than t...

Nearly 1 in 3 U.S. Babies Delivered by C-Section, Study Finds

But cesarean rates vary widely across the country...

'Exposure Therapy' May Relieve Prolonged Grief Disorder

Reliving the death of a loved one can help survivo...

Assured Brand Naproxen Sodium Tablets Recalled

Assured Brand Naproxen Sodium Tablets Recalled...

Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report

But experts find the study too small, problem too ...

Study Finds U.S. Diets Still Contain Too Many Bad Fats

Americans need fewer trans and saturated fats, and...

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Fertility Treatments Aren't Significantly Linked to Birth Defects

Expectant parents can be reassured by findings, re...

Taking a 'Selfie' May Help With Dermatology Care, Study Shows

Emailing pics of eczema lesions to physicians work...

Many Americans in Debt, Bankruptcy Paying for Cancer Care

Others cut back on food, medicines trying to cover...

Controversial Chemical May Leach Into Skin From Cash Receipts

Skin care products may also boost absorption of BP...

Recalled Supplements Linger on U.S. Store Shelves, Study Finds

Researchers say many products with banned substanc...

Dr. Oz-Endorsed Diet Pill Study Retracted

Utility Workers Face Charges for Not Testing Water...

Anti-inflammatories May Help Ease Depression

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may ...

The Body Fat That Might Help You Shed Pounds

Getting rid of extra pounds has long been a goal f...

Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper

Fertilization occurs in the vagina, instead of pet...

Use Chia Seeds With Caution, Researcher Warns

Never eat them dry, especially if you have swallow...

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Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men

Study didn't find same effect in young women or te...

Did Nose Cells Help Paralyzed Man Walk?

A group of doctors and scientists say a paralyzed ...

Black Women Fare Worse With Fertility Treatments, Study Says

Success rates for in vitro fertilization were half...

Research Shows No Link Between Vaccinations, Risk for Multiple Sclerosis

Large study finds no association, although certain...

Ban Most Edible Pot Products: CO Health Officials

Ban Most Edible Pot Products: CO Health Officials...

Living With a Smoker Like Living in a Polluted City: Study

Air-particle levels in smoking households almost 1...

Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant

Reduced lung function seen in children at age 4, s...

Parkinson's Drugs May Spur Compulsive Behaviors

Study estimated a 10 percent increased risk of imp...

Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study Reports

Taking drug in addition to chemotherapy also reduc...

Regular Doctor Visits Help Control Blood Pressure, Study Says

Having health insurance also associated with bette...

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For Infertility Treatment, Should He Drink Less Coffee, More Booze?

Study suggests male beverage consumption affects i...

Goodbye to Reading Glasses?

Implantable eye device shows promise in preliminar...

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children

Study finds that liquid drugs are the most commonl...

New Fitbit Flex Debuts After Skin Issue Complaints

New Fitbit Flex Debuts After Skin Issue Complaints...

Vitamin D Might Help Kids With Eczema

Researchers saw some improvement in winter-related...

Joan Rivers Died of Brain Damage Caused by Low Oxygen: Medical Examiner

Joan Rivers Died of Brain Damage Caused by Low Oxy...

Older Antibiotic Still Works Against Staph Infections, Study Finds

Vancomycin safe and effective, doctors should not ...

Black Box Warning Should Remain on Chantix: FDA Panel

Black Box Warning Should Remain on Chantix: FDA Pa...

Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC

Still, small percentage of parents refuse vaccinat...

Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes, Researchers Warn

Young children may be attracted to the brightly co...

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'To Burn Off Calories in This Soda, Walk 5 Miles'

Teens drank fewer sugary drinks when energy conten...

More Evidence That Exercise May Help Fight Depression

But low mood can be a barrier to physical activity...

Gut Microbes Tied to Jet Lag, Shift-Work Weight Gain

Body's helpful bacteria may have internal clocks, ...

If You Do Gain Weight, Polyunsaturated Fats May Prevent Some Damage

Sunflower oil linked to better cholesterol reading...

Health Highlights: Oct. 16, 2014

Two New Drugs Approved for Fatal Lung Disease Time...

ER Visits Linked to Synthetic Pot More Than Double, Report Finds

Misperception that it is safe makes it especially ...

Is 'Slow and Steady' Weight Loss Really the Best Approach?

Study suggests some overweight people might get be...

Immune Therapy Induces Remission for Many With a Tough-to-Treat Blood Cancer

But, some advanced acute lymphoblastic leukemia pa...

Psoriasis Tied to Raised Risk of Uncontrolled Blood Pressure

Researchers suspect inflammation is the common den...

Just Try Getting an Appointment With a Psychiatrist

Of 360 U.S. doctors called in study, only one-quar...