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10/24/2014
Dark Days Here for Folks With Seasonal Depression
Expert offers tips to compensate for reduced light exposure
10/24/2014
Few U.S. Hospitals Ready to Handle Ebola, Survey Finds
Many don't have enough staff, training or equipment to control often deadly virus, experts say
10/24/2014
Osteoporosis Screening Guidelines May Miss Younger Women at Risk
Current assessment methods were poor at predicting risk for those 50-54 in study
10/24/2014
Knowing Genetic Risk for Cancer May Not Change Behavior
Study found those who knew they had greater chance of getting colon cancer no more likely to be screened
10/24/2014
Brief Interruption of Blood Supply to Limb Might Aid Heart Surgery: Study
Technique can trigger body's defense system to protect the heart, experts say
10/24/2014
Studies Link Cold Sore Virus to Alzheimer's Risk
But other experts doubt that a herpes infection could cause the brain disease
10/24/2014
Sleep Duration Linked to Ulcerative Colitis Risk in Study
Getting too much, too little may raise chances of inflammatory bowel condition
10/24/2014
Researchers Say Antibiotics in Fish a Health Concern
Although levels are below government limits, scientists believe it contributes to antibiotic resistance
10/24/2014
Nurse Nina Pham Heading Home After Beating Ebola
She expressed thanks to those who helped treat her, and then met with President Obama at the White House
10/24/2014
Could Air Pollutants Raise a Child's Autism Risk?
Chromium, styrene implicated in preliminary study
10/24/2014
Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation
Study bolsters the dual-allergen-exposure theory, expert says
10/24/2014
Cadavers Beat Computers as Med School Teaching Tool, Study Finds
Researchers say future doctors and nurses learn more from the human body
10/24/2014
Multiple Drug Use Raises Infection Risk for 'Swinging' Couples
Researchers cite need for safe sex practices
10/24/2014
Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults
Study found eating meals together once or twice a week was tied to lower risk of becoming overweight
10/24/2014
Experts Predict 'Catastrophic' Ebola Epidemic in West Africa if Aid Delayed
Yale team foresees 90,000 deaths in one Liberian county alone by Dec. 15
10/24/2014
New York City Ebola Patient in Stable Condition
Three contacts of Dr. Craig Spencer are in isolation; NYC mayor is urging calm
10/23/2014
New York City Health Officials Confirm First Ebola Case
Dr. Craig Spencer worked with Doctors Without Borders, had just returned from Guinea in West Africa
10/23/2014
Experts Predict 'Catastrophic' Ebola Epidemic in West Africa If Aid Delayed
Yale team foresees 90,000 deaths in one Liberian county alone by Dec. 15
10/23/2014
Beware Claims That Activated Charcoal Can Cure Gut Troubles
Doctors say one man developed colitis after detox treatment, though cause is unclear
10/23/2014
Study Finds Kidney Stones Linked to Weakened Bones
People with the obstructions were at higher odds for breaks and fractures, researchers say