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2 hours ago FL: 2 More Possible Locally-Transmitted Zika Cases

If all 4 are confirmed, they would be first instances of mosquito-borne infection in continental United States

11 hours ago General Mills Expands Flour Recall

General Mills Expands Flour Recall

11 hours ago The Military Diet: Everything You Should Know

Could the Military Diet really work for you? Learn the facts about the diet.

11 hours ago Hour of Exercise a Day May Offset Sitting's Toll

Study found risk of early death dropped when physical activity levels went up

17 hours ago Florida Investigates 2 More Possible Cases of Zika Virus Local Transmission

If all 4 are confirmed, they would be first instances of mosquito-borne infection in continental United States

17 hours ago Alcohol, Obesity Could Up Esophageal Cancer Risk

A third of cases would vanish if people stayed trim and didn't drink, cancer experts say

17 hours ago Could Slight Brain Zap During Sleep Boost Memory?

Small study says yes, for a certain type of recognition

17 hours ago What Is Snus?
Snus tobacco

Is this smokeless tobacco product safe to use? Here’s how snus stacks up.

20 hours ago Family Lifestyles May Be as Important to Health as Genes

Shared habits and environment contribute to heart disease, high blood pressure and depression, study reports

20 hours ago Is It Flu, or Is It Valley Fever?

Potentially fatal infection is found in Southwest U.S. and is often misdiagnosed, specialists say

20 hours ago What Happens When You're Hypnotized?

Three distinct changes occur in the brain, scientists find

23 hours ago E-Cig Liquid Nicotine Containers Often Mislabeled

Also, many aren't child-resistant, which poses a risk to youngsters

23 hours ago Zika Now Tied to Miscarriage

Dutch case finds woman's infection in South America may have spurred her pregnancy loss

23 hours ago Quitting Smoking While Pregnant: What Works

Nicotine patches, Zyban helped 4 out of 5 women, study says

23 hours ago Family Lifestyles May Be as Important as Genes

Shared habits and environment contribute to heart disease, high blood pressure and depression, study reports

23 hours ago Deep Brain Stimulation for Early Alzheimer's?

Although treatment seems safe, benefit isn't yet clear

Yesterday How to Keep Your Liver Healthy

WebMD examines ways you can keep your liver in good shape.

Yesterday Is a New at-Home Colon Cancer Test for You?
colon scan

Up to 40% of people who should get a test for colon cancer aren’t doing so.That’s one of the reasons why some doctors are encouraged by Cologuard, a new at-home test for colon cancer.

Yesterday Safer Heads Prevail With New HS Football Rule

When full-contact practices were limited, blows to the head dropped, study found

Yesterday E-Cigarettes Emit Toxic Vapors: Study

Levels depend on type and age of device, and they increase as it heats up

Yesterday 'Ice Bucket Challenge' Funds Boon to ALS Research

Money raised during the online campaign helped scientists spot gene linked to deadly nerve disease

Yesterday Flu Shot Benefits Type 2 Diabetes Patients

Risk of dying dropped almost one-quarter over 7 years in those who got the vaccine

Yesterday Red Cross Says Blood Donation Need 'Urgent'

There's currently less than a 5-day supply, group says

Yesterday Menopause Hastens Aging, Studies Suggest

Researchers found it boosted cellular aging by an average of 6 percent

Yesterday Some Automatically Enrolled In Medicare Advantage

Concerns raised as health insurers automatically move members of their marketplace or individual plans who are eligible for Medicare.

Yesterday Inactivity Behind Smoking as Early Death Predictor

Increases in fitness levels were associated with greater longevity

Yesterday Later Menstruation Start, Finish May Extend Life

Those with this pattern were more likely to live past 90, study suggests

Jul 27 Some Brain Cancer Patients Have Radiation Options

Targeted approach appears to preserve mental functioning

Jul 26 Everything You Need to Know About Vomiting

We all vomit. But why does it happen? When should I see a doctor? How can I stay comfortable? We’ve got your answers.

Jul 26 How Families Can Practice Mindful Eating

With a few easy changes, you can get your kids to slow down, eat when they’re hungry, and enjoy their food.