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12 hours ago 2nd U.S. Ice Cream Maker Pulls All Products After Listeria Threat
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams joins Blue Bell

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams joins Blue Bell Creameries after test showing contamination

12 hours ago Prices of MS Drugs Soaring, Study Finds
Flublok easier to produce quickly and in large

No medications available for disabling disease for less than $50,000 a year in United States, researchers say

12 hours ago Adult-Onset Allergies

You don't have to be a child to have new allergy symptoms. Once you know what's causing you to sneeze, sniffle, or itch – and whether it's an allergy or something else – you can find treatment that works.

18 hours ago What It Means to Be Transgender

What does it mean when someone is transgender? What happens when they transition?

18 hours ago Ebola Outbreak May Have Led to Almost 11,000 More Malaria Deaths: Study
Researchers hope finding leads to better

Overwhelmed systems caused deadly disruptions in health care, experts say

18 hours ago Thousands May Have Been Shorted On Insurance Subsidies After Calculation Error

Some families likely received lower subsidies than they were entitled to, or were denied Medicaid coverage, because of faulty calculations related to children who receive Social Security income.

18 hours ago Daily Aspirin Taken by More Than Half of Older U.S. Adults
Recommended pre-op therapy neglected in 7 percent

Usage doesn't always comply with national guidelines

18 hours ago Cigars Pose Dangers Similar to Cigarettes
Risk of death and certain cancers increased,

Risk of death and certain cancers increased, study finds

18 hours ago Quit Smoking at Any Age to Live Longer
cigarette butt in ashtray

It is never too late to stop smoking, experts says. They’ve found that even quitting after your 60th birthday can help you avoid dying from heart disease.

Yesterday Ovary Removal Reduces Breast Cancer Death in BRCA1 Carriers: Study
Findings should reassure women who fear

The sooner, the better, researchers found

Yesterday Many Breast Cancer Patients Still Opt for Mastectomy Over Lump Removal
Study found procedure might cut risk of death in

Better pre-surgical chemotherapy means more of the breast can safely be saved, researchers say

Yesterday Antibiotic Shortages On the Rise in U.S.
Prices varied four-fold between pharmacies, and

Commonly used medicines are essential, but not profitable for companies, expert says

Yesterday Why Ringing in the Ears May Be Hard to Treat
Researchers suspect humans have a similar system

Study found tinnitus activates much larger area of brain than normal sounds do

Yesterday Genes May Determine Whether You're Mosquito Bait
Increase in Eastern equine encephalitis  may be

Study found DNA-linked body odor attracts or repels biting insects

Yesterday Bird Flu Poses Little Threat to People: CDC
There's been no clear evidence of human-to-human

Genetic analysis indicates public shouldn't be alarmed, 'cautiously optimistic' health officials say

Yesterday Could Weak Bones, Sudden Hearing Loss Be Linked?
German researchers say certain sounds may boost

In study, people with osteoporosis were at higher risk for deafness occurring over a few days

Yesterday Challenging Job May Help People With Type of Dementia
Accumulated knowledge helped seniors outperform

Study suggests demanding work benefits those with frontotemporal disease

Yesterday Heroin Use Levels Off in U.S., But Still High: Report
Number of people needing treatment also rose in

Number of people needing treatment also rose in recent years

Yesterday How to Recognize ADHD Symptoms at Every Age

Learn how to recognize ADHD symptoms in children, teens, and adults.

Apr 22 Freedom to Fidget Helps Kids With ADHD Learn: Study
Six-year study starting in preschool found

The more they were able to move during tests, the better they did

Apr 22 Ban Flavoring, Ads for E-Cigarettes, Doctors' Group Says
Devices may serve as gateway to tobacco use,

Backers of the devices say bans would destroy the market, may drive some smokers back to cigarettes

Apr 22 Changing Genders: How It’s Done
man in many mirrors

As many as hundreds of thousands of Americans don’t feel they fit the gender they were born with, and some take steps to change that.

Apr 22 More Children Seek Help for Gender Dysphoria
depressed man with face in hands

Sam was born Samantha. When Samantha was 3, she drew a picture of a family. She explained that she was the daddy. By age 5, she’d told her mother, "My mind tells me I’m a boy."

Apr 22 Ice Cream Maker Pulls All Products After Listeria Outbreak
Blue Bell Creameries said new tests showing

Blue Bell Creameries said new tests showing contamination prompted move

Apr 22 More Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Facing Dangerous Complication
Odds of recovery, pain and finances are major

Diabetic ketoacidosis can prove serious; researchers point to lack of insurance leading to late diagnosis

Apr 22 Statins Carry Some Risk for Seniors
Studies looked at types of treatments offered and

Cholesterol-lowering drugs cut heart risks, but may spur muscle weakness, memory declines

Apr 22 KAMRA Implant for Near Vision Gets OK’d
kamra corneal implant ring

The FDA has approved the first short-distance vision implant for some people with normal worsening of vision with age, called presbyopia, according to a news release from the agency.

Apr 21 Mindfulness-Based Therapy as Good as Meds for Depression, Study Says
And most feel they get little support from their

Results suggest possible alternative to long-term drug use

Apr 21 Study Supports HPV Vaccination Guidelines
Researchers are harnessing the body's immune

Protection may go beyond cervical infection

Apr 21 ADHD and Depression, Anxiety, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, and Learning Disabilities
family on the beach

WebMD talks to ADHD experts about children with ADHD who also have other conditions -- such as depression, anxiety, or learning disabilities.