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8 hours ago No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults
When presented with what seemed to be patients in

And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds

8 hours ago Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia
Study looked at CRTC1 gene, already associated

Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say

8 hours ago Appeals Courts Split On Legality Of Subsidies For Affordable Care Act

Appeals Courts Rule Differently on ACA Provision

8 hours ago Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots
Although disease rates are rising, orthopedic

Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say

8 hours ago Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids
Factors include age, disease history and weight.

Threat of respiratory disease may be up to 30 percent higher, study suggests

11 hours ago Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease
Boosting physicians' fitness might have

Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest

11 hours ago Caffeine Powder: FAQ
Milk powder

The story of an 18-year-old prom king, who according to media reports died from an irregular heartbeat and seizures brought on by a caffeine overdose, has raised questions about caffeine -- particularly the powdered form used by the teen.

11 hours ago Appeals Courts Rule Differently on ACA Provision

Appeals Courts Rule Differently on ACA Provision

14 hours ago Even Mild Concussion Can Cause Thinking, Memory Problems: Study
DNA changes appear to rise with more years of

Finding suggests damage may be present even after obvious symptoms are gone.

14 hours ago Medicare Modifies Controversial Hospice Drug Rule

Medicare Modifies Controversial Hospice Drug Rule

14 hours ago Fruit Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination

Fruit Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination

Yesterday Those With HIV Living Longer, International Study Finds
Drug abuse, prostitution tied to heightened risk,

Deaths from AIDS-related causes, heart disease and liver disease have all dropped

Yesterday Common Genes Implicated in Autism Study
Findings may help explain disorder's prevalence

Findings suggest genetics play a bigger role than environment in risk of disorder

Yesterday Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children
Small study suggests infants of women who take

Expectant moms' use of nicotine-replacement therapy could also spell problems for kids, study suggests

Yesterday Waistlines of U.S. Kids Seem to Be Holding Steady, Study Finds
And fracture risk doesn't rise when physical

But too many children and teens remain obese, experts say

Yesterday Irregular Heart Rhythm Ups Stroke Risk Soon After Heart Surgery
Researchers find $100,000 spread for standard

Older age, past stroke among factors that boost short and long-term odds of post-op stroke, study finds

Yesterday Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives
Dupilumab eased severity of itching, lesions for

Xolair found safe, effective for reducing symptoms, study finds

Yesterday Could Probiotics Help Tame High Blood Pressure?
Small Taiwanese study shows higher concentrations

Study suggests effect from helpful microbes in yogurt, supplements, but more research is needed

Yesterday Guns and Dementia
Sometimes you need a hand to hold

A new survey on access to guns by people with dementia finds that caregivers and family members of people being evaluated for cognitive problems did not consistently remove guns from their homes or keep them locked up.

Yesterday EPA Unveils New Bug Repellant Labeling
Should work much like sunscreen SPF labels,

Should work much like sunscreen SPF labels, telling users how much protection they will get, agency says

Yesterday HPV Test Beats Pap Smear in Gauging Cervical Cancer Risk, Study Finds
Research started in the late 1990s, first vaccine

Study of over 1 million women suggests it could be stand-alone screening method

Yesterday Many Young Adults Misinformed About Hookahs' Harms
Water pipes still increased levels of nicotine,

More than half surveyed said the water pipes weren't dangerous

Yesterday HIV Diagnoses Down in U.S., Except for Young Gay Males: CDC
Study examined onlookers' response to parenting

Messages about safe sex may be falling on deaf ears, researcher notes

Jul 18, 2014 Middle-Age Weight Gain: How to Lose It

Gaining weight as you head into middle age? It happens to a lot of people. But you can outsmart middle-age weight gain. Find out how at WebMD.

Jul 18, 2014 Biggest Insurer Drops Caution, Embraces Obamacare

Biggest Insurer Drops Caution, Embraces Obamacare

Jul 18, 2014 Texas Abortion Clinics Close Due To State Law

Half Of Texas Abortion Clinics Close Due To State Law

Jul 18, 2014 Drug-Resistant Superbug Increasing in Southeast U.S. Hospitals
Study suggests pathway from oral bacteria to

Fivefold rise in cases reported at community hospitals over five years, study finds

Jul 18, 2014 Full-Time Job May Disrupt Breast-Feeding Plans
Potentially infectious particles may linger in

Study found moms who returned to part-time work were better able to meet their goals

Jul 18, 2014 Eating on the Go With Type 2 Diabetes

WebMD offers tips for eating on the go with type 2 diabetes.

Jul 17, 2014 Energy Drink 'Cocktails' May Boost Desire to Drink More
Risk rose steeply if a parent had been addicted

Alcohol plus Red Bull-type beverages might lead to binge-drinking, researcher suggests