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Raw Tuna Suspected as Source of Salmonella Outbreak: CDC

At least 53 people in nine states have fallen ill,...

Treating Gum Disease Might Help Prostate Symptoms: Study

Periodontal problems linked to inflammation throug...

Animals May Ease Social Anxiety in Children With Autism

Playing with guinea pig in stressful situation was...

Loose Skin After Weight Loss

WebMD knows that a large weight loss can lead to l...

Too Few Younger, High-Risk Americans Get a Colonoscopy: Study

Those with a family history of disease should have...

Coffee May Help Men Keep Impotence at Bay

Study suggests caffeine may help maintain healthy ...

Over 4 Million Working Americans Suffer From Anxiety Disorders

Illness can be debilitating, but treatment is avai...

Persistent UTI Symptoms May Signal Bladder Cancer

Urinary tract infection symptoms that don’t improv...

‘$5 Insanity': What You Should Know About Flakka

Flakka, a new designer drug, is surging in popular...

Depression Tied to Some Risk of Parkinson's Disease

Swedish study finds association, but overall risk ...

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Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Fewer unhealthy signs are needed before black wome...

Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study

Over roughly six years, no difference seen in surv...

More Evidence C-Sections Riskier for Moms

First-time surgeries also lower chances of vaginal...

Chemo Before Surgery May Boost Outcomes for Advanced Ovarian Cancer

Shrinking the tumor beforehand seems to raise qual...

Cholesterol Drugs May Lower Stroke Risk for Healthy Older Adults

Statins and fibrates both drop chances by about on...

Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Give Bystanders Mild 'High'

Experiment in unventilated room found some intoxic...

Steroids No Better for Sciatica Pain Than Placebo, Study Finds

But taking prednisone was tied to small improvemen...

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

Metabolic syndrome, which includes high blood pres...

Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques May Arise Decades Before Symptoms

Researchers hope for opportunity to head off demen...

A Billion Smokers, 240 Million Alcohol Abusers Worldwide: Study

Global tally finds adult health toll from legal su...

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Most Americans Still Not Using Sunscreen

Women do so more than men, but still fall short of...

Hormone Therapy for Menopause Linked to Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Risk of a type of colitis increased somewhat for c...

Medical Pot-Painkiller Combo

But researchers say doctors should be kept informe...

It May Soon Be Possible to Easily 'Brew' Narcotics

While breakthrough could benefit medicine, researc...

Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds

Researcher says cause and effect can't be proved, ...

FDA Issues Warning for Type 2 Diabetes Drugs

SGLT2 inhibitors linked to potentially fatal condi...

Brain Differences Seen in Teenage Heavy Drinkers

Researchers also spot genetic mutation linked to i...

Should I Still Take Contrave?

The new weight loss drug Contrave was in the headl...

Many Kids With Asthma Also Sensitive to Peanuts: Study

Parents may not realize that wheezing, shortness o...

Botox Eases Overactive Bladder, 2 Studies Find

091e9c5e811add74Skin smoother brought relief for m...

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Sleep Amount May Up Stroke Risk for Some

Researchers find odds about 80 percent higher amon...

Probiotic Supplements May Contain Traces of Gluten

Finding could be a problem for people with celiac ...

Men Should Be Screened for Osteoporosis, Too

Men Should Be Screened for Osteoporosis, Too...

Learning Daily Skills Prepares Kids With Autism for Adult Life

Those who can clean house and make meals more like...

Botox Lowers AFib Risk After Cardiac Surgery?

Preliminary trial found the drug effective against...

U.S. Making Headway Against Salmonella, E. coli: CDC

But other types of food-borne bacteria, including ...

Early Chemo May Boost Survival in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Study found combination with hormone therapy exten...

Stomach Bug Traced to Swimming in Contaminated Lake Water

Safe hygiene practices can prevent norovirus outbr...

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Hand-Grip Strength May Provide Clues to Heart Health

Researchers found decrease was linked to higher ri...

Supplement Linked to Reduction in Skin Cancer Risk

Preliminary Australian study saw association betwe...

Money May Convince Smokers to Quit

Study found financial incentives were better alter...

Medical Marijuana Pill Falls Short: Dementia Study

Researchers had hoped to ease anxiety, agitation a...

Even Treated Depression May Raise Stroke Risk

Odds of a brain attack remained elevated after men...

Girls With Autism Fare Worse Than Boys, Study Finds

Though they are far less likely to to be diagnosed...

Autism May Differ in Brains of Boys and Girls

Finding might lead to improvements in how disorder...

Some Smokers May Be 'Hardwired' to Succeed at Quitting

Finding could provide new target for cessation tre...

Your Plate May Hold the Key to Alzheimer’s

Healthy eating can help you stay at an ideal weigh...

Consumer Reports Recommends 15 of 34 Sunscreens

Nearly a third of sunscreens tested by Consumer Re...