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18 hours ago Tougher Limits urged on Chemical in Toiletries

Triclosan isn't proven safe or effective, coalition of scientists from 29 countries says

18 hours ago Recall: Hummus With Pine Nuts
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House of Thaller recalls hummus with pine nut topping over listeria concerns.

21 hours ago Zika Mosquitoes More Prevalent Than Expected

Surveillance also caught an increase in bugs that transmit dengue and chikungunya viruses

21 hours ago Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?

Study finds their sons score high in intelligence and focus

21 hours ago More US Women Hospitalized for Opioid Abuse

U.S. cases rose 75 percent for females vs. 55 percent for males over a decade, study finds

21 hours ago Could You Raise a 'No-Diaper' Baby?

Physician couple found it's possible, but daycare workers and babysitters may not want to give it a go

21 hours ago Is an HIV Cure Possible?

Babies who got antiretroviral drug therapy within hours of birth and stayed HIV-negative for months or years may offer a clue to treating newly diagnosed adults.

Yesterday When Is Risk Highest for Women With BRCA Gene?

Study narrows down peak times, possibly aiding in preventive treatment decisions

Yesterday FDA: Don't Use Secondhand Test Strips

Previously purchased products may not have been stored properly, could lead to inaccurate results

Yesterday Childhood Chemo May Have Lasting Effects on Memory

Study found timing of treatment seemed to play a role

Yesterday Possible Link Between Some Statins and Parkinson’s

But the connection was only seen with certain types of the cholesterol-lowering drugs

Yesterday Hair Dyes Tied to Higher Breast Cancer Risk

Study findings differ by race, but one expert says they're inconclusive

Yesterday Hot Car Deaths: What to Know
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About 37 children die in hot cars each year in the United States. Here's how to keep yours safe.

Yesterday Many Americans May Be Taking Too Much Vitamin D

Study finds more people are exceeding the upper daily limit of what is considered safe

Yesterday Carrie Fisher Autopsy Finds Cocaine, Other Drugs

Actress died in December after cardiac arrest; experts say drug abuse can weaken the heart

Yesterday Yoga Soothes Back Pain in Study

Age-old practice did as good a job as physical therapy, but neither was a cure for all patients

Jun 19 Better Sleep for Better Weight Loss

How sweet dreams can lead to progress on the scale

Jun 19 United Pet Group Recalls More Rawhide Chews
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United Pet Group is expanding its voluntary recall of rawhide dog chew products sold under multiple brands.

Jun 19 More Heatwaves Ahead

Without interventions, three-quarters of planet's inhabitants will suffer, study suggests

Jun 19 Non-Opioid May Help Ease Migraine

Alternative treatment yielded better results in emergency room patients

Jun 19 Is Blue Light Bad For Your Health?
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The WebMD article looks at the health effects of blue light from devices and street lights.

Jun 19 Why Yoga, Tai Chi and Meditation Are Good for You

Mind-body interventions reverse DNA reactions that cause stress, study suggests

Jun 19 Guns Kill or Wound 7,000 U.S. Kids a Year: Report

It's a 'uniquely American problem,' one pediatrician says

Jun 16 Costs Soar for Babies Born Addicted to Opioids

Yearly price tag for their care now tops $300 million, researchers report

Jun 16 Addicts Try to Avoid Fentanyl, But Many Fail

Potent synthetic opioid now responsible for more than half of overdose deaths, study suggests

Jun 16 Are U.S. Teens Now as Inactive as 60-Year-Olds?

The lack of exercise more evident among females than males, study says

Jun 16 High-Intensity Exercise May Be Bad for the Bowels

Hydration and proper food intake might help prevent gut trouble, researcher says

Jun 16 Herniated Disc Surgery Works for Seniors

Age is no reason to avoid the operation, Norwegian researchers report

Jun 16 Many Tanning Salons Defy Legal Age Limits on Users

Some also make false claims about the health effects of tanning, researchers find

Jun 16 'Good' Bacteria Last in Stool Transplant Patients

Small study shows helpful gut germs are still there 2 years on