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"America's 50 Best Hospitals" Listed
"Beating Heart" Bypass May Not Be Better
"Brown" Fat Key To Weight Loss?
"Dragon's Blood" May Slay Ulcers, Clots
"Genius Pill" May Relieve Chemobrain
"Good" Cholesterol Earns Its Name
"Good" Cholesterol Earns Its Name
"Healthy" Fast Food Doesn't Mean Low-Cal
"Male Lumpectomy" for Prostate Cancer
"McFood" Better Than Food, Kids Say
"Sick" Fat Found In Obese People
"Tongue Drops" May Cut Bee Sting Allergy
"Western" Diet Is A Global Heart Risk
$3.8 Billion OK'd For Bird Flu
'America's 50 Best Hospitals' Listed
'Big Breakfast' Diet Helps Shed Pounds
'Big Breakfast' Diet Helps Shed Pounds
'Big Breakfast' Diet Helps Shed Pounds
'Bigger Breast' Pills Risky
'Brown' Fat: New Key to Weight Loss?
'Don?t Smoke Around Your Kids'
'Dragon's Blood' May Slay Ulcer Bug
'Emotional Eating' Like Drug Craving
'Good' Bacteria Fight Bad Breath
'Hollywood Heart Attack' Not Real
'Hot Spots' No Threat for Pacemakers
'Hot Spots' No Threat For Pacemakers
'Light' Cigarettes Don't Help Smokers
'Longevity Gene' May Protect Mind
'McFood' Better Than Food, Kids Say
'Off-Label' Drug Use Is Common
'Off-Label' Drug Use Is Common
'On-Pump' Heart Surgery Gets High Marks
'Second Thoughts' Are Real
'Sick' Fat Found in Obese People
'Smart Choices' Food Labels Are Coming
'Superfoods' Everyone Needs
'Thickener' May Prevent HPV
'Tis the Season for Colorectal Screening?
'Tongue Drops' Cut Bee Sting Allergy
'Western' Diet Is a Global Heart Risk
1 Autism Disorder (Rett) Reversible?
1 Honey as Good as Another
1 in 10 Kids May Have Fatty Livers
1 in 10 Truckers May Drive Sleepy
1 in 33 Teens Admit Trying Meth
1 In 33 Teens Admit Trying Meth
1 in 4 Teen Girls Have STI
1 in 5 Teens Has Unhealthy Cholesterol Levels
1 in 5 Teens Has Unhealthy Cholesterol Levels
1 in 5 U.S. Adults Smoke Cigarettes
1 In 523 U.S. Kids Has Diabetes
1 in 523 U.S. Kids Has Diabetes
1 In 8 Show 'Problematic' Internet Use
1 in 8 Show 'Problematic' Internet Use
1% Of Autism Due To Unstable Genes
1% of Autism Due to Unstable Genes
1% of Newborns Now Test-Tube Babies
10 Genes Linked To Type 2 Diabetes
10 Genes Linked to Type 2 Diabetes
10 Healthy Aging Tips from Centenarians
10 Healthy Aging Tips From Centenarians
10 HIV/AIDS Myths
10 Rules For Babyproofing Your Marriage
10 Surprising Health Benefits of Sex
10 Tips For An Olympic Body
10 Tips for an Olympic Body
10 Tips To Reduce Germs In The Classroom
100 Worst Spring Allergy Cities
100% Juice May Not Boost Kids' Weight
100% Juice May Not Boost Kids' Weight
100-Year Olds' Secret to Long Life: Stay Aware of the World
100-Year Olds' Secret To Longevity
100-Year-Olds' Secret to Long Life: Stay Aware of the World
14 Ways to Prevent Kids' Homesickness
15 Ways To Make Your Food Safer
15% Get Pregnancy-Related Depression
1st Face Transplant Patient Doing Well
1st Report of DC)jC Vu in Blind Person
2 Out of 3 Americans Don't Wash Hands
2 Promising Drugs for Cervical Cancer
20-Year Study Shows Increase in Ischemic Strokes
2007 Spring Allergy Capitals
2007 Spring Allergy Capitals
24 Hours Not Enough? See The Light
24 Hours Not Enough? See the Light
24-Hour Fat Burning From Exercise?
24-Hour Parkinson's Drug: Longer Relief?
25 Steps To Better Health
26% of Teens Drive Drunk or on Drugs
2nd Cervical Cancer Vaccine on the Way?
2nd Fracture Risk Same in Men as Women
3 Causes Found for Kids' Chronic Cough
3 Diet Keys to Reducing Dementia
3% of Americans Are Binge Eating
3-D Scan May Help Detect Breast Cancer
3-D Scan May Help Detect Breast Cancer
4 Healthy Habits That Cut Disease Risk
4 in 10 U.S. Women Tested for HIV
4 Natural Cold Remedies: Do They Work?
4 New Breast Cancer Genes Identified
4 Ways to Cut Midlife Heart Disease
44% Say 'Breakthrough' Cancer Pain Uncontrolled
46 Million Lack Health Insurance
5 Alcoholic Types in Alcoholism Study
5 Diagnoses That Call for a Second Opinion
5 Genetic Regions Tied to Childhood IBD
5 Genetic Regions Tied to Irritable Bowel
5 Halloween Character Case Files
5 Home Remedy No-No's
5 Home Remedy No-No's
5 Lifestyle Habits Cut Stroke Risk
5 Lifestyle Habits That Cut Stroke Risk
5 Simple Steps Could Save 100,000 Lives
5 Simple Steps Could Save 100,000 Lives
5 Tantrum Red Flags
5 Tantrum Red Flags
5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Penis
5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Period
5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Period
5-in-1 Pill May Prevent Heart Disease
50% of Doctors Prescribe Placebos
6 Salmonella Risk Factors For Babies
6 Salmonella Risk Factors for Babies
66 Million Eligible Blood Donors Lost
66 Million Eligible Blood Donors Lost
7 Clues to Ovarian Cancer
7 Clues to Ovarian Cancer
7 In 10 Puzzled By Slew Of Cancer Messages
7 Marriage Tips To Stay Lucky In Love
7 Most Costly Urologic Diseases
7 Slimming Tips From The Skinniest State
7 Slimming Tips from the Skinniest State
7 Ways to Cut Kids' TV Time
8 Essential Tips For Adoptive Parents
8 Myths About Bipolar Disorder
8 Tips for Losing Weight After Pregnancy
8 Tips For Losing Weight After Pregnancy
8 Top Educational Kids' TV Shows Listed
8 Ways to Stock Your Kitchen for Healthy Heart
8 Ways You're Damaging Your Hair
8% Of Sweet Dreams Are Made Of These
80% of Older Adults Have Chronic Ills
9 Genes May Sway Cholesterol Levels
9 Genes May Sway Cholesterol Levels
9 Million Mattel Toys Recalled
9 Tips to Cut Injury in Young Athletes
9 Tips To Keep Young Athletes In The Game
90,000 Swine Flu Deaths? Possible, Not Likely
91% of Kid Food Ads Unhealthy
A 'Silent Pandemic' Of Brain Disorders
A Comfortable Way To Treat Sleep Apnea
A Doc's Life: Long Hours, Little Sleep
A Few Whiffs of Smoke May Harm Your Heart
A Gentler Prostate Cancer Therapy
A Gentler Prostate Cancer Therapy
A Happy, Healthy New Year?
A Healthier Bowl Of Pasta
A Healthy Reason To Forgo Foie Gras
A Lifetime Of Healthy Breasts
A Lifetime of Healthy Breasts
A Little Alcohol May Help Aging Brains
A Little Exercise, Big Mental Health Boost
A Look At FDA-OK'd 'Marijuana' Drug
A New Age Of Celebrity Worship
A New Way To 'Stamp' Out Tooth Decay?
A Portion Isn't What It Used to Be
A Primer On Ruptured Spleens
A Toast For Your Kidneys
A Vaccine for Alzheimer's?
A Woman's Brain Wired For More Migraines?
AARP: 50+ Folk Say Health 'Mixed'
AARP: Prescription Drug Prices Soaring
Abnormal EKG Risky for Some Athletes
Abnormal EKG Risky For Some Athletes
Abortion Drug RU-486 vs. Breast Cancer
Abortion Drug RU-486 vs. Breast Cancer
Abortion Rate Is Lowest In 3 Decades
Abortion Rate Is Lowest in 3 Decades
Accidental Overdose Killed Heath Ledger
Acne Drug Accutane Ups Cholesterol
Acne Drug Accutane Ups Cholesterol
Acne Myths Persist
Acrylamide And Breast Cancer Link Disputed
Action Video Games May Boost Vision
Action Video Games May Boost Vision
Active Life, Better Peace of Mind
Active Men May Have Stronger Bones
Activity, Sleep May Cut Cancer Risk
Activity, Sleep May Cut Cancer Risk
Acupuncture Cuts Ails of Breast Cancer Drugs
Acupuncture May Cool Hot Flashes
Acupuncture May Cool Night Hot Flashes
Acupuncture May Ease Chronic Back Pain
Acupuncture May Help Ease Hot Flashes
Acupuncture May Improve Sperm
Addictive Sleep Aids Popular
ADHD Drug Does Stunt Growth
ADHD Drug Gets FDA Approval
ADHD Drug Ritalin May Have Few Lasting Brain Side Effects
ADHD Drugs: Hallucinations Not Uncommon
ADHD Drugs: Heart Screen Recommended
ADHD Risk Factors Identified
ADHD Sufferers Face Lost Income
Adult Circumcision: No Sex Woes Seen
Adult Circumcision: No Sex Woes Seen
Adult Circumcision: No Sex Woes Seen
Adult Thumb Suckers Come Out
Adults' Top 10 Concerns About Kids
Advance Directives Are Usually Followed
Advance Directives Are Usually Followed
Advance Patch Helps Smokers Quit
Adversaries Join for E-Prescribing Bill
Adversaries Unite For E-Prescribing Bill
Africans Better At Taking HIV Drugs?
After Breast Cancer: Pregnancy OK?
After Gastric Bypass: Drunk Faster?
Age Affects Perspective
Age, Obesity, and Breast Cancer Risk
Age-21 Drinking Laws Cut Traffic Deaths
AIDS At 25: Everyone To Be Tested
AIDS Taking On A Female Face
AIDS/Smallpox Vaccine OK in Early Test
AIDS: 1 In 4 Die Of Other Things
AIDS: 1 in 4 Die of Other Things
Air Bag Injury Risk Linked To Height
Air Bag Injury Risk Linked to Height
Air Bags Risky For Young Teens
Air Pollution and Hospital Admissions
Air Pollution Dangerous, But Deadly?
Air Pollution Hurts Young Hearts, Too
Air Pollution Increases Blood Clot Risk
Air Pollution Increases Blood Clot Risk
Air Pollution Linked to Sleep Breathing Problems
Air Pollution May Lead To Smaller Babies
Air Pollution May Up Fatal Stroke Risk
Air Pollution May Up Fatal Stroke Risk
Air Quality Up, Ear Infections Down
Airborne Fungus Expected to Spread in U.S.
Airborne Fungus Expected to Spread in U.S.
Airway Zapper Improves Asthma
Airway Zapper May Improve Asthma
Alabama 'Obesity Penalty' Stirs Debate
Alcohol 'Blue Laws' May Save Lives
Alcohol 'Blue Laws' May Save Lives
Alcohol Doesn't Aid Breast Milk
Alcohol May Lower Heart Attack Risk
Alcohol May Lower Risk Of Heart Attack
Alcohol May Raise Breast Cancer Risk
Alcohol May Raise Breast Cancer Risk
Alcohol Tolerance In Genes?
Alcohol's Effects: Old vs. Young People
Alcohol's Effects: Old Vs. Young People
Alexander Technique Eases Back Pain
All About Alli, The Weight Loss Pill
Allergens May Weaken Eczema Skin
Allergens May Weaken Eczema Skin
Allergies Curb Kids' Daily Activities
Allergy Causes Most Mold Ills
Allergy Shots: Underused Treatment?
Allergy Shots: Underused Treatment?
Allergy Theory Gets Gut-Check
Alternative Medicine Goes Mainstream
Alzheimer's Grips Brain Before Mental Decline
Alzheimer's Takes Hold Long before Decline
Alzheimer's: Who Decides?
Amateur Boxers At Risk Of Brain Injury
America's Dirty Hands
America's Health Care, In Numbers
America's Health-Care in Numbers
America's Worst Asthma Cities
Americans Aren't Eating Their Vegetables
Americans Drinking More Alcohol
Americans Eating Fewer Vegetables
Americans Fatter in 37 States
Americans Fatter in 37 States
Americans Fuzzy On Peanut Product Recalls
Americans Fuzzy on Peanut Product Recalls
Americans Get Less Sleep Than 20 Years Ago
Americans Get Low Marks on Hand Hygiene
Americans Get Low Marks On Hygiene
Americans Heeding Food Safety Issues
Americans Heeding Food Safety Warnings
Americans Ignore Mosquito Risks
Americans Ignoring Obesity Health Warnings
Americans Say They're in Good Health
Americans Skimping on Fruits, Veggies
Americans Smoke Less, More Obese
Americans Won't Eat Their Veggies
Americans Won't Eat Their Veggies
Amniocentesis Risk Overrated?
Amniotic Fungi May Up Preterm Births
Amusement Park Survival Guide
Analysis Finds No Singulair, Suicide Link
And The Best State For Health Care Is ...
And The Dirtiest School Cafeterias Are ...
Anemia Raises Risk Of Falls
Anesthesia Link to Post-Surgery Pain
Anesthesia Linked To Post-Surgery Pain
Anesthesia May Affect Child Development
Anesthesia May Affect Child Development
Anger Linked To Heart Disease
Angry? Cool Down To Avoid Injury
Angry? It May Be in Your Genes
Annual Physical Exam: Unneeded Expense?
Annual Physical Exam: Unneeded Expense?
Anorexia May Affect Taste Sensations
Anorexia May Affect Taste Sensations
Anti-inflammatory Diet: Road to Good Health?
Antiaging Hormone a Bust, Study Shows
Antibiotic May Aid Irritable Bowel
Antibiotic May Aid Irritable Bowel
Antibiotic May Aid Irritable Bowel
Antibiotics Overprescribed For Sinusitis?
Antibody May Help Heal MS Nerve Damage
Antibody May Help Heal MS Nerve Damage
Anticancer Effects of Aspirin: FAQ
Anticancer Effects of Aspirin: FAQ
Antidepressant Cymbalta Eases Back Pain
Antidepressant Risk Doubts
Antidepressants Linked to Miscarriage Risk
Antidepressants May Increase Fracture Risk
Antidepressants May Up Fracture Risk
Antidepressants: Best for Severe Depression?
Antidepressants: No Aid In Bipolar Fight?
Antigen May Predict Cancer Survival
Antioxidant Supplements Raise Death Risk
Antioxidant Supplements Raise Death Risk
Antioxidants May Fight Fat
Antioxidants May Fight Fat
Antiperspirant: Link to Breast Cancer?
Antipsychotic Drug May Treat Depression
Antipsychotic Drug May Treat Depression
Antipsychotics Tied to Kids' Weight Gain
Ants Can Cause Asthma, Allergy
Anxiety Advantage For Elderly Women?
Anxiety Advantage for Elderly Women?
Anxiety Brings Long-Term Sleep Trouble
Anxiety Disorders Common, Untreated
Anxiety Disorders May Amp Up Physical Woes
Anxiety Disorders May Up Physical Woes
Anxiety Disorders: Common, Often Untreated
Anxiety During Illness May Trigger IBS
Appendix May Actually Have a Purpose
Apple Juice May Boost Memory
Apple's Power May Lie On The Outside
Are Americans Backing Off Exercise?
Are Baby Boomers Doomed to Disability?
Are Bad Memories Easier To Remember?
Are Ecstasy And Acid Making A Comeback?
Are Fat Injections Safe For Breasts?
Are Fat Injections Safe for Breasts?
Are Feet More Dangerous Than Fists?
Are Pet Owners Less Healthy?
Are Pet Owners Less Healthy?
Are Today's Seniors Smarter?
Are We Pushing The Anti-Aging Envelope?
Are Women Better Drivers?
Are You a Mosquito Magnet?
Arms And Shoulders Ache? Exercise
Artery Plaque Risk From The Pill?
Artery Plaque Risk From the Pill?
Arthritis Hampers Millions On The Job
Arthritis On The Rise: Who's At Risk?
Arthritis Rising: Are You at Risk?
Arthritis Treatments Raise Shingles Risk
Artificial Sweeteners Increase Weight?
As Boomers Age, Arthritis Costs Rise
Aspirin May Cut Enlarged Prostate Risk
Aspirin May Cut Enlarged Prostate Risk
Aspirin May Help Fight Cancer
Aspirin May Help Prevent Colon Cancer
Aspirin May Lower Breast Cancer Risk
Aspirin May Not Cut Diabetics' Heart Risk
Aspirin May Protect Against Cancer
Aspirin May Stop Colon Cancer
Aspirin-Plavix Combo: No Clear Edge
Aspirin-Plavix Combo: No Clear Edge
Asthma Common In College Athletes?
Asthma Differs In Rich, Poor Countries
Asthma Differs in Rich, Poor Countries
Asthma Drug Combo Could Be Dangerous
Asthma Drug Combo Could Be Dangerous
Asthma Risk For Wheezy, Allergic Kids
Asthma Risk for Wheezy, Allergic Kids
Asthma Test Could Help Chronic Cough
Asthma Test for Chronic Cough
Asthma, Allergies Up in Poor Countries
Asthma, Allergies Up In Poor Countries
At 100, Americans Are Adapting to New Ideas
At-War Soldiers' Kids Suffer at Home
At-War Soldiers' Kids Suffer At Home
Athletes Who Sleep More, Score More
Atlanta Named "Asthma Capital" For 2007
Atlanta Named 2007 "Asthma Capital"
Attend Religious Services, Live Longer
Attend Religious Services, Live Longer
Attend Religious Services, Live Longer
Attitude Doesn't Affect Cancer Survival
ATVs Not Only Off-Road Risk For Kids
Auctions Make Some Bid Adieu to Good Sense
Auctions Make Some Bid Adieu to Good Sense
Autism Cases on the Rise
Autism Cases On The Rise
Autism Hope: Rett Syndrome May Be Curable
Autism Improves in Adulthood
Autism Linked to Brain Protein
Autism Linked to Low Birth Weight
Autism Linked to Low Birth Weight
Autism Study May Lead to Earlier Detection, New Treatments
Avandia Heart Risks May Be "Inconclusive"
Avastin Slows Colon Cancer Growth
Avoid 'Rash' Fashion Choices
Babies a Good Judge of Character
Babies Born In Fall More Prone To Asthma?
Babies Do Fine When Mom Works
Babies Get More Than Secondhand Smoke
Baby Acetaminophen Tied to Asthma
Baby Acetaminophen Tied to Asthma
Baby Aspirin May Be Best for Heart
Baby Boomers in Bad Shape
Baby Teeth Cavities on the Rise
Baby Teeth Cavities On The Rise, Says CDC
Baby Toys Have Lasting Effects
Baby's Breaths May Hold Asthma Clues
Baby's Smile A Natural High For Mom
Baby?s Smile a Natural High for Mom
Back Pain Often Ends Without Surgery
Back Pain: Women Often Blame Bras
Back Pain: Women Often Blame Their Bra
Back to School in a Wired World
Back To School In A Wired World
Back-to-School Prep for Child Asthma
Back-To-School Prep For Child Asthma
Back-to-School Prep For Child Asthma
Bacteria Causes 'Hot Tub Lung'
Bacteria May Be Linked to SIDS
Bacteria May Be Linked to SIDS
Bad Bacteria Lurk In Highway Rest Stops
Bad Bacteria Lurk in Rest Stops
Bad Hair Days: Hair Force Blamed
Bad Hair Days: Hair Force Blamed
Bad Initials Don't Spell Curse
Bad Lyme Bug Spreading
Bad Marriage Bad For Health
Bad Marriage, Bad Heart?
Bad Marriage, Bad Heart?
Bad New Air Pollutant Found
Bad West Nile Cases May Not Get Better
Baking and Cooking With Food Allergies
Bar Smoking Bans May Boost Lung Health
Barefoot Running May Have Health Benefits
Bathroom Germs You Really Can Catch
Be Nice To Your Nose
Beaches May Be Safe Harbor for MRSA
Beaches may be Safe Harbor for MRSA
Beating Belly Bulge With Drugs?
Beating Belly Bulge With Drugs?
Beating Peanut Allergies
Bed Rest May Sap Muscle Loss
Bed-Sharing May Up SIDS Risk
Bedbugs Are Pesky but Not Harmful
Bedbugs Are Pesky But Not Harmful
Being Angry All the Time Hurts Heart
Being Bilingual Boosts Brain
Belly Fat Bad for Your Lungs?
Belly Fat Bad For Your Lungs?
Belly Fat Doubles Death Risk
Belly Fat in Midlife, Dementia Later?
Belly Fat Is Culprit in Stroke Gender Gap
Belly Fat Is Culprit in Stroke Gender Gap
Belly Fat Linked to Risk of Migraines
Belly Fat Linked To Risk Of Migraines
Benefits of Omega-3s Seem Fishy
Benign MS May Not Stay Benign
Benign MS May Not Stay Benign
Berries May Give Anti-Cancer Boost
Berries May Help Keep Brain Sharp
Berries May Help Keep Brain Sharp
Berries May Help Prevent Cancer
Best and Worst Places to Be a Mom
Best and Worst School Cafeterias
Best Cancer Test: HPV vs. Pap Smear
Best States For Healthy Kids
Better Air Quality - Fewer Ear Infections
Beware Bogus Botox
Beware Bursting Fitness Balls
Beware Bursting Fitness Balls
Beware of Sunburn Boosters
Beware Of Sunburn Boosters
Beyond Bird Flu And Mad Cow
Bigger Head, Smarter Baby?
Bigger Head, Smarter Baby?
Biologic Drugs Not Without Risks
Biological Aging Predicts Heart Attack