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2 hours ago Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises

Study found too few are protecting their hearing, despite exposure at work, home

2 hours ago Overweight Pets Face Health Woes, Too, FDA Says

More than half of dogs, cats in the Land of Plenty weigh too much

2 hours ago Opioid Dependence Can Start in Just a Few Days

Prescribing narcotic painkillers for 3 days or less may lower chances of addiction, study finds

2 hours ago Smokers Prone to Problems After Joint Replacement

Cessation programs help reduce the rate of complications and costs, researchers say

2 hours ago Pot-Laced Goodies Can Poison a Child

These pastries and candies pose serious risks to kids, physicians warn

2 hours ago Marketside Pizzas Recalled Over Possible Listeria

More than 21,000 pounds of frozen Marketside Extra Large Supreme Pizzas are recalled

2 hours ago Eating for Two Often Doesn't Mean a Healthier Diet

Many pregnant women don't meet national nutritional guidelines, U.S. study finds

2 hours ago Selena Gomez Opens Up About How Therapy Changed Her Life
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The singer and actress reveals why she entered rehab for the second time.

2 hours ago Are Blood Thinners Overused in AFib Patients?

Those with low stroke risk might not benefit, new study contends

2 hours ago New Drugs May Beat Statins, But Price Is High

Repatha, inclisiran lowered cholesterol levels even further, but first costs about $14,000 a year to take

2 hours ago Remote Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
Days spent hunting, farming and eating

Days spent hunting, farming and eating unprocessed foods keeps their arteries clear, researcher says

2 hours ago Fewer U.S. Kids Overdosing on Opioids

But suicides involving these drugs are up more than 50 percent, study finds

2 hours ago Pradaxa Beats Warfarin After AFib Procedure

Fewer bleeding problems reported among 'ablation' patients who took the newer blood thinner

2 hours ago 'Sesame Street' Introduces First Character With Autism

The children's program is sharing a positive message of inclusion by welcoming Julia, a muppet with autism, to the cast.

2 hours ago Blue Wilderness Dog Food Recalled

The food may have elevated levels of naturally-occurring beef thyroid hormones

2 hours ago Edamame Recalled Due to Listeria Threat

Possible listeria contamination triggered the edamame recall

2 hours ago Prostate, Hair Loss Drugs Not Tied to Suicide Risk

However, medications like Propecia, Proscar may be tied to depression, study finds

2 hours ago Big Drop in Number of U.S. Babies Born With HIV

Case numbers fell steeply between 2002 and 2013, but even more could be done, experts say

2 hours ago New Hepatitis C Drugs Might Eliminate the Disease

But not everyone responds completely to the medicines and cost remains a big obstacle, researchers say

2 hours ago Steroid Shots Don't Help Long-Term Low-Back Pain

Pain reduction aimed at reducing disc inflammation doesn't last, study finds

2 hours ago Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk

Brain expert says it's unlikely that any one nutrient would be a 'silver bullet'

2 hours ago Obesity in Youth Tied to Liver Cancer Risk in Men

Fatty deposits in the organ, along with diabetes, can raise the risk, researchers and specialists say

2 hours ago GOP Scraps Individual Mandate, Sets Up New Penalty

The penalty would affect people buying insurance who had a lapse in coverage of more than 63 days over a year. A surcharge of 30 percent would be attached to their premiums for a year.

2 hours ago A Warming Planet Might Mean More Diabetes

Study found a link between increases in temperature and more cases of the blood sugar disease

2 hours ago Fish Oil in Pregnancy May Not Mean Smarter Kids

No intellectual benefits seen at age 7, researchers say

2 hours ago Prostate Cancer Treatments' Side Effects Vary

Even 'active surveillance' may have risks, such as anxiety

2 hours ago Do Energy Drinks Plus Alcohol Equal More Injuries?

Studies indicate a higher rate of injuries when the two are combined

2 hours ago Autism Greatly Boosts Risk of Drowning

Swimming lessons are essential -- even before other therapies, researcher says

2 hours ago Football Program Tackles Concussion Danger in Kids

Players learn safer moves, reducing head injury rate and recovery time, study suggests

2 hours ago Heart Drug Digoxin May Raise Death Risk for Some

Those with irregular heartbeat are especially vulnerable right after starting the medicine, researcher says