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8 hours ago Antibiotics Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk
High cure rates, few side effects may make this

Researchers don't know if the drugs signal developing disease, or contribute to it

8 hours ago Growth Hormone May Lower Odds of Fractures in Older Women

But researcher says high cost, need to get shots in clinics make it an unlikely osteoporosis treatment

14 hours ago Household Dust Harbors Thousands of Microbial Species
Geography, pets and gender of housemates make a

Geography, pets and gender of housemates make a difference in types of bacteria, fungi found

14 hours ago Blood Test May One Day Predict Breast Cancer Relapse
Tumor growth suppressed in lab tests; human

Circulating tumor DNA analysis spots stray cells months before scans detect recurrence, researchers say

14 hours ago Flu Vaccines Offer About 6 Months of Protection, Study Finds
Researchers are harnessing the body's immune

Early fall seems to be best time for immunization, researchers say

14 hours ago Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends
When medical conditions arose, study found

Researcher suggests firstborns may have decreased blood supply, nutrients in womb

14 hours ago Liver Damage From Hepatitis C More Widespread Than Thought
If left undetected, it can lead to liver failure

If left undetected, it can lead to liver failure and even death, study authors note

14 hours ago Why Your Child Is Stressed: 10 Reasons
girl being bullied

This WebMD story offers reasons why children are feeling stressed and what parents can do to help.

Yesterday HIV and Aging: Health, Planning, and More

More people with HIV are living longer than in the past. Read how HIV affects aging and how to plan for getting older if you have HIV.

Yesterday Impotence Drug Aids Treatment of Rare Lung Disease: Study
But one cardiologist stands by the drug,

Combining Cialis, blood pressure med helped patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension

Yesterday Awareness of Memory Problems Fades a Few Years Before Dementia: Study
Worldwide situation calls for comprehensive

Finding based on nearly 2,100 older adults who were assessed annually for more than 10 years

Yesterday Most Don't Need 'Bridging' When They Stop Warfarin Temporarily
In trial, Eliquis worked as well as warfarin but

Clot risk doesn't appear to rise without additional drug treatment, study finds

Yesterday Progress Slows Against Heart Disease Deaths for Adults Under 55, Study Shows
Findings suggest a second look at what range is

Women seem especially at risk, and more research is needed, experts say

Yesterday Mixed Findings on Pot's Effect on the Developing Brain
Doctors weigh wisdom of prescribing drug in

One of two new studies suggests marijuana use in teen years might be more harmful for males

Yesterday Medical Groups Endorse Early Exposure to Peanut Products for High-Risk Infants
Many high-risk infants should be given peanut

Interim guidance issued in response to study that found exposure lowered chances of allergy by 80 percent

Yesterday Parents' Clothing Can Infect Newborns in Intensive Care
Severe mental illness, learning difficulties

Researchers tested for respiratory syncytial virus

Yesterday American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins
And fracture risk doesn't rise when physical

Rates for school children differ significantly, CDC study finds

Yesterday Many Kids Tossing Fruits, Veggies in Trash Since New U.S. School Lunch Rules
Although youngsters put produce on their trays,

Although youngsters put produce on their trays, they're throwing out about a third more, study found

Yesterday False-Positive Mammogram Result Traumatic for Most Women: Study
Repeat tests cause anxiety and additional costs

Majority had issues such as anxiety, sleeplessness, often persisting long after being declared cancer-free

Yesterday Allergan Recalls Contaminated Eye Ointments
close up of blue eye

Allergan is voluntarily recalling certain lots of various eye ointments because some users said they were contaminated, the pharmaceutical company announced.

Yesterday 2M Pounds of Turkey Bacon Products Recalled

2M Pounds of Turkey Bacon Products Recalled

Yesterday 5 Ways to Deal With Teen Angst

Is your teen moody, stressed out? Most teens are. Here are tips on easing teen angst and stress.

Aug 25 Flu Vaccine Protects Nursing Home Residents, Study Finds
Program tackling over-prescription to dementia

Despite debate on effectiveness in elderly, it saved thousands of lives, prevented hospitalizations

Aug 25 Acupuncture Best for Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer Survivors: Study
Findings suggest any benefit resulted from

Even 'sham' acupuncture beat one frequently used medication

Aug 25 Exercise, Supplements Like Fish Oil Won't Keep Elderly Sharper: Studies
They don't reduce the risk of heart attack, heart

Two trials cast doubt on these widely touted strategies

Aug 25 Mom's Healthy Diet Linked to Lower Heart Defect Risk at Birth
The chemical is often found in fish, prompting

Researchers looked at what women ate before getting pregnant

Aug 25 New High-Tech Tools to Help Control Diabetes

New high-tech devices may make it easier for many of the nation’s 21 million people with diabetes to control the disease.

Aug 25 Many Young Adults Think Hookahs, E-Cigs Safer Than Cigarettes
Water pipes still increased levels of nicotine,

Researchers say advertising may influence perceptions

Aug 25 ADHD Risk Rises for Each Week a Preemie Is Born Early
Severe mental illness, learning difficulties

Being underweight or overweight at birth also linked to higher odds, study says

Aug 25 Low-Dose Aspirin, Other Painkillers May Lower Colon Cancer Risk
But risk of macular degeneration doesn't outweigh

But findings should be viewed with care, researcher says