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Don't let winter illness catch you off guard

If you're hearing the people around you start to sniffle and hack, you may feel a sense of impending doom about your chances of avoiding...

December 10, 2018 1:00 am


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New hope for migraine relief

Nancy Baum Lipsitz remembers the night the pain began. She'd had a glass of white wine with a friend and went to bed with a terrible...

December 10, 2018 1:00 am


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EKG, other heart health features come to Apple Watch

Apple Watch is now fulfilling its promise to let people take EKGs of their heart and notify them of any irregular heartbeat.

December 6, 2018 2:10 pm


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Nobel laureates: Despite progress, cancer won't be wiped out

The winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Medicine say they expect substantial advances toward treating cancer although they say it's...

December 6, 2018 11:30 am


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Could anyone have stopped gene-edited babies experiment?

A little-known Chinese researcher turned up at an elite meeting in Berkeley, California, where scientists and ethicists were discussing a...

December 2, 2018 2:30 pm


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New tick species is spreading in the U.S.

A new invasive tick species capable of transmitting several severe diseases is spreading in the United States.

November 29, 2018 2:50 pm


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There's still time to get that flu shot before peak season hits

Health experts recommend that anyone over the age of 6 months get a flu shot by November at the latest.

November 27, 2018 4:10 pm


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FDA under fire for breast implant issues

WASHINGTON – To all the world, it looked like breast implants were safe. From 2008 to 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

November 27, 2018 1:00 am