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10/31/2014
Generic Drugs May Help Breast Cancer Patients Stick to Therapy
Cost a key factor for women to maintain hormone treatment regimen, researchers report
10/31/2014
Spinal Surgery Varies by Region in U.S.: Study
Floridians are likely to undergo fusion, while Iowans get decompression
10/31/2014
Sleep Apnea May Steal Some of Your Memory: Study
Remembering everyday things was harder for those whose slumber was disrupted during dreaming cycle
10/31/2014
Child's Appendix More Likely to Rupture in Regions Short of Surgeons
Transfer to another hospital delays treatment, researchers say
10/31/2014
Study Confirms Obesity-Breast Cancer Link for Blacks, Hispanics
You can't change your genes, but you can control your weight, researcher says
10/31/2014
Make the Most of This Weekend's Time Change
Sleep expert offers tips on how to adjust as clocks fall back an hour on Sunday
10/31/2014
Halloween at the ER Is No Treat
Doctors' groups share tips for safe pumpkin-carving, trick-or-treating
10/31/2014
Study Shows How Toddlers Adjust to Adult Anger
Even 15-month-olds can recognize ways to avoid arousing the wrath of a grown-up
10/31/2014
Almost 1 in 5 Americans Plagued by Constant Pain, Survey Suggests
Older people, women more likely to struggle on daily basis, researchers note
10/31/2014
Kids: An Rx for Menopause's Hot Flashes?
'Bonding' hormone may play a role in study's findings, researchers say
10/31/2014
Is Tau the 'How' Behind Alzheimer's?
When this protein malfunctions, brain cells die, say researchers working with mice
10/30/2014
Frailty Tied to Lower Survival Rates After Kidney Transplant
Doctors should monitor such patients closely after surgery, researcher suggests
10/30/2014
Would Alternative Payment Plan Cut Medical Bills?
Study favors 'global budget' approach over fee-for-service system
10/30/2014
Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Asthma
Trick-or-treaters should bring quick-relief inhalers with them, experts advise
10/30/2014
Brain Scans Yield Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Findings might help doctors diagnose the baffling condition
10/30/2014
Scientists Set Their Sights on First Whole-Eye Transplant
Nerve regeneration is challenge, but real headway is being made in the field, researchers say
10/30/2014
Study Compares 2 Common Weight-Loss Surgeries
Gastric banding, bypass each have their pluses and minuses, researchers say
10/30/2014
Leprosy Still Occurs in U.S., CDC Reports
Experts estimate about 100 cases a year occur in America
10/30/2014
Fewer Malpractice Claims Paid in U.S.
Award amounts also declining, study finds
10/30/2014
'Informal Care' for Older Americans Tops $500B Annually, Study Finds
Working adults caring for elderly relatives and friends are losing income, researchers report