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2 hours ago Scientists Shed Light on Link Between Depression, Dementia
Early study found higher rates than in people

Researchers deem depression an independent risk factor for dementia

5 hours ago Florida Warns of Warm Water Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Florida Warns of Warm Water Flesh-Eating Bacteria

5 hours ago Extreme Weather Kills 2,000 in U.S. Each Year: CDC
In survey, Independent voters in the U.S. often

Heat contributes to nearly one-third of those deaths, report finds

5 hours ago Make Kids' Weight Loss a Family Affair, Study Suggests
But national statistics contend that there's an

If parent and preschooler are both overweight, tackling it together works best, researchers say

5 hours ago Did Your Meal Win an Xtreme Eating Award?
monster meal

The Monster burger meal from Red Robin is the most "xtreme" restaurant meal in America, according to a new survey.

5 hours ago Fast-Food Salads: 6 Tips to Pick the Best Ones

Heading for the drive-thru? Before you order your next fast-food salad, read these six tips to make the best choices.

5 hours ago Leading Doctor in Ebola Outbreak Dies From Disease

Leading Doctor in Ebola Outbreak Dies From Disease

5 hours ago Emotional Eating: How to Overcome It

Do you eat when you're stressed, angry, or sad? Emotional eating can derail your diet. You can get past it. Find out how at WebMD.

8 hours ago Survey: Progress In Enrolling California Uninsured

Survey: Progress In Enrolling California Uninsured

8 hours ago Woman Skips Round of Chemo to Help Cancer Research

A biomedical researcher with an unusually aggressive form of breast cancer has taken an extraordinary step to "immortalize" her cancer cells.

11 hours ago Healthy Habits May Slow Cellular Signs of Aging, Study Finds
50 percent of fresh fruit and 20 percent of fresh

Pay attention to your lifestyle during stressful times, researcher says

11 hours ago $1,000 Pill Now Leading Treatment for Hepatitis C

$1,000 Pill Now Leading Treatment for Hepatitis C

11 hours ago Blood Test Might Help Prevent Certain Birth Defects
But, overall risk of 'persistent pulmonary

Test to detect mom-to-be's folate concentration could spot those lacking nutrient for infant development

11 hours ago Fruits, Veggies May Have Their Limits in Boosting Lifespan
Learn to read food labels closely, he advises.

Study shows a benefit, but that tapers off after 5 servings per day

11 hours ago Survey Finds 1 In 5 Uninsured Don’t Want Coverage

Survey Finds 1 In 5 Uninsured Don’t Want Coverage

11 hours ago California Makes Significant Progress In Enrolling Previously Uninsured, Survey Finds

Survey: Progress In Enrolling California Uninsured

Yesterday CDC Downplays Ebola's Threat to the United States
Deadly virus relatively slow to transmit, and

Deadly virus relatively slow to transmit, and travel factors make spread from West Africa unlikely

Yesterday Brown Recluse Spider Bites on the Rise, Expert Warns
They may sometimes cause serious symptoms that

They may sometimes cause serious symptoms that affect the whole body

Yesterday Extra Exercise Could Help Depressed Smokers Quit: Study
Highest levels of cancer-linked substance found

Withdrawal symptoms, cravings are harder on people with mood disorders, researchers say

Yesterday Diabetes May Raise Risk for Head and Neck Cancer
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The risk for head and neck cancer is higher in people with diabetes than in those without diabetes, according to a new study.

Yesterday Do You Still Need an Annual Doctor’s Visit?
checking blood pressure

Most doctors now say it’s time to rethink the notion of a yearly physical, a fixture in U.S. medicine since the 1940s.

Yesterday 'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Help Some With Autism
Satisfaction rises with age, but growing up in

Study found it boosted ability of certain patients to read facial expressions, nonverbal cues

Jul 28, 2014 Running Could Add 3 Years to Your Lifespan
Runners were less likely than walkers to die of

Just 5 to 10 minutes a day seems to bring benefits, study says

Jul 28, 2014 Facial Dimensions May Be Key to First Impressions
Findings especially relevant to social media's

Findings especially relevant to social media's obsession with 'selfies,' researchers say

Jul 28, 2014 Heat Stroke a Greater Threat to Endurance Runners Than Heart Problems: Study
Middle-aged male runners get a lot of health

More education needed about how to prevent it, researchers say

Jul 28, 2014 2 Americans Working in Liberia Are Infected With Ebola

2 Americans Working in Liberia Are Infected With Ebola

Jul 28, 2014 'Fist Bump' May Beat Handshake for Cleanliness
U.K. researchers found it transferred a tenth of

U.K. researchers found it transferred a tenth of the bacteria that gripping hands did

Jul 28, 2014 Healthy 'Brown Fat' May Cut Odds for Obesity, Diabetes
Manage risk factors that lie within your control,

Study confirmed it helps regulate blood sugar levels, increases insulin sensitivity in people with more of it

Jul 28, 2014 Early Hormone Therapy May Be Safe for Women's Hearts
Finding was independent of women's other risk

HRT, hormone therapy, early hormone therapy

Jul 28, 2014 Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise Among Young Adults, Study Finds
Report shows it only provided 9 percent

HPV is the main culprit, but vaccination can reduce the risk, experts say