Health - Page 5

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Inducing Labor May Not Boost C-Section Risk

Study also found that prompting delivery in 39th week did not affect health of baby or mother.

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Elizabethkingia Outbreak Reported in Wisconsin

The rare bacterial infection has sickened dozens.

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Study Questions Link Between Multiple Moles, Risk for Melanoma

Research suggests people with many of the blemishes not necessarily at higher risk for the cancer.

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Can Drinking More Water Help You Lose Weight?

It’s no magic solution, but one study suggests people who drink more H2O eat less.

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A Heart-Stopping Risk of Extreme Happiness

Turns out, being happy can cause "broken heart syndrome" too.

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Their Mission: Studying What Outer Space Does to the Body

Astronaut Scott Kelly and his brother are part of a one-of-a-kind twin study.

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How Often Should You Replace Your Hairbrush?

The number of germs on your brush is hair-raising.

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How Safe Is Your Sonic Face Cleaning Brush?

Make sure you’re not scrubbing your way to a skin infection.

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A Daily Cup of Tea May Soothe Your Heart

Regular drinkers had fewer heart attacks, less calcium buildup in their arteries, study finds

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You’re Never Too Cool to Be Safe

Being cool isn’t worth the bruises.

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Lawn Mowers Can Cause Severe Injuries to Kids

Study found that more than half of accidents required amputation.

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Top Drug-Resistant Germs in America

The CDC's list of 18 dangerous bacteria, and how you can do your part to stop more germs from becoming deadly


What to Know About “Super Lice”

Treatment-resistant lice have popped up in 25 states. Is yours one of them?

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When Your Doctor Tweets about His "Favorite" Drug

There may be big pharma dollars hidden behind that social media post.

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Cyberbullying and Violence Linked to PTSD in Teens

Researcher says post-traumatic stress is underreported and undertreated in this age group.