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May 27 Smoking During Pregnancy and Schizophrenia Risk

Scientists measured evidence of exposure in the womb and found an association, but not proof

May 27 Experts Question Study Linking Cellphones, Cancer

Rodents exposed to phone radiation actually lived longer than unexposed animals, reviewers point out

May 27 Officials: U.S. Superbug Resists All Antibiotics

Pennsylvania case suggests it's almost 'the end of the road' for these drugs

May 27 Exploring Zika's Path Through the Placenta

Researchers find the virus can replicate in immune cells

May 27 It’s Mosquito Season: The 411 on Repellents
Insect Repellent

Mosquito repellents are safe, so you should use them. And there are more choices than ever. WebMD breaks down your options.

May 27 Fewer Inhaled Steroids OK for Asthmatic Kids?

Study suggests some kids don't need daily dosing, but one expert worries the strategy might have risks

May 27 FDA Approves Implant to Battle Opioid Addiction
Experts say steady dosing eliminates need to take

Experts say steady dosing eliminates need to take medication daily to combat heroin, powerful painkillers

May 26 Healthy Living May Offset Breast Cancer Gene Risk

Behavior may matter even more when your DNA is working against you, research shows

May 26 How Often Should Your Pet See a Veterinarian?
vet with dog

Your four-legged friend needs wellness visits, too. Here's what to expect at each stage of life.

May 26 What Doctors Aren't Telling Obese Young Adults

Too few warn patients of their risk for kidney disease, study says

May 26 Hepatitis C Patients More Likely to Drink: Study

And researchers say alcohol can worsen the chronic liver condition

May 26 1.2 Million College Students Drink on Average Day

And over 700,000 use marijuana, government report says

May 26 Some Experts Question Extent of U.S. Zika Threat

They say Gulf Coast states face risk, but most other states probably don't

May 25 Medicare’s Drug-Pricing Experiment Stirs Opposition

A proposal to change the way Medicare pays for some drugs has set off intense reaction and lobbying — all tied to a common theme: How far should the government go in setting prices for prescription drugs?

May 25 Migraine or Sinus Headache: What's the Difference?
man with a headache

WebMD talks to headache experts about the difference between migraines and sinus headaches.

May 25 High-Salt Diets May Up Kidney Patients' Heart Risk

Study found higher odds for heart attack, stroke in people who consumed more sodium daily

May 25 Medicare Drug-Pricing Experiment Stirs Opposition

A proposal to change the way Medicare pays for some drugs has set off intense reaction and lobbying — all tied to a common theme: How far should the government go in setting prices for prescription drugs?

May 25 Common Abnormal Heart Rhythm Linked to Cancer Risk

But study only found an association and doesn't prove that atrial fibrillation causes cancer

May 25 Late Dinners Won't Doom Kids to Obesity

Study found eating after 8 p.m. was not linked to increased risk for weight gain

May 25 Adult Smoking Rate Sees Largest Drop in 2 Decades

Adult Smoking Rate Sees Largest Drop in 2 Decades

May 25 Weight-Loss Surgery Helps Treat Type 2 Diabetes

45 professional groups say the procedure improves blood sugar control

May 25 After Heart Attack, New Threat: Heart Failure

1 in 4 survivors develops this serious condition within 4 years, study finds

May 25 Most Americans Wouldn't Join a Clinical Trial

Only 40 percent had favorable view of these studies, but number rose when they received more info

May 25 Pot While Pregnant May Raise Premature Birth Risk

Experts' advice to expectant mothers on marijuana use is same as for alcohol and tobacco: Don't do it

May 25 New Vision Issues Spotted in Zika-Infected Babies

Finding adds to growing understanding of damage virus causes in these infants, researchers say

May 24 Colon Cancer Rising in People Under 50

Incidence up more than 10 percent in 10 years among Americans, study finds

May 24 Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More

Other uses include insomnia, pain and anxiety, researchers say

May 24 Balloon-in-a-Pill May Be New Weight-Loss Tool

Those using the device were nearly 7 percent lighter after six months

May 24 Home Remedy For Skin Cancer May Cause Damage

'Black salve' made FDA's fake cancer cures list

May 24 Advanced Cancer Patients Lack Info About Disease

In study, just 1 in 20 terminally ill people understood their prognosis, researchers say