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Carbs May Reduce Heart Disease Risk for Middle-Aged Women
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Why the Rise of Workleisure Benefits the Chronic Pain Community
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More Daylight Can Brighten Your Spirits, Too
Woman looking at medicine at a pharmacy.
Pharma Group Sues Government to Keep Drug Prices Secret
A salt shaker on a table.
How Realistic Are the FDA's New Sodium Guidelines?
An older adult woman with a cane standing by a window looking outside.
Researchers Want to Find Out Why MS Is Different for Minority Patients
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Here's Why 'What I Eat In a Day' Videos Shouldn't Influence Your Diet
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This Video Game Could Help Your Child Manage Anger and Stress
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Hiking May Be More Heart-healthy Than Hammer Curls
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High Doses of Omega-3 Supplements May Increase AFib Risk
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How Parents Are Navigating Childcare Shortages During the Pandemic
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Your ‘Depression Meals’ Can Be Low-effort—and Healthy
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Op-Ed: What It's Like to Go Through a Chemical Menopause
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Eating Mushrooms May Lower Risks of Anxiety and Depression
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The Risks of Daily Aspirin Use May Outweigh Preventive Benefits
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Why Is the Malaria Vaccine Approval a Historic Achievement?
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Sedentary Lifestyle Linked to Nighttime Menopause Hot Flashes
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How Formula-Feeding Parents Can Reduce Their Child's Asthma Risk
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Why the Texas Abortion Ban Keeps Changing
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Combo Hep C Test May Help People Get Treated Earlier
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A TikToker Says She Was Poisoned by Cinnamon. Is It Possible?
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Over Half of U.S. Children Have Detectable Levels of Lead in Their Blood
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Study: Autism Diagnosis Later in Life Linked to Worse Mental Health
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New YouTube Policy Will Remove Videos Sharing Vaccine Misinformation
Nicole Kidman
No, Psychedelic Treatment Doesn't Look Like 'Nine Perfect Strangers'
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This Is What Happens to Your Mind When You Focus On the Negative
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I Spent 15 Years In Pain—Here's What I Learned About The Gender Pain Gap
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How Might the Huntington Beach Oil Spill Affect Human Health?
A PET Scan and an algorithm can help predict when Alzheimer's will become severe
Researchers Predict When Alzheimer's Symptoms Will Start
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People Are Paying for Cuddles—Sometimes via Zoom
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Got a Cold? Your Smartwatch Can Detect It Before You Do
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Should You Book a Post-Pandemic Getaway at a Wellness Resort?
Ali Rodriguez
How One OB-GYN Is Empowering the Latinx Community on TikTok
An antibody linked to a chemotherapy drug is showing exciting results against advanced breast cancer
AstraZeneca Breast Cancer Drug Shows Promise in Clinical Trials
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College Students Who Vape Are at a Higher Risk for Eating Disorders
Here’s Why You Should Try Rare Sugars as Your Sweetener Substitute
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Nobel Prize Winners Used Chili Peppers To Study How We Feel Pain
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Full-Fat Dairy May Actually Be Healthy for Your Heart
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A Large Study Highlights the Dangers of Smoking During Pregnancy
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Are You Tracking Your Sleep Because of Coronasomnia?
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Fake Prescription Pills Increase the Burden of Overdose Epidemic
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En Medio de las Reaperturas Escolares, Los Maestros Latinos Sufren Por Su Salud Mental
Latinx heritage month.
Amid School Reopenings, Latinx Teachers Struggle With Mental Health
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Did You Work Out Too Much During the Pandemic?
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Experts Say Pregnant People Should Avoid Tylenol
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Word of the Week: Contusion
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Ask an Expert: Should Teen Girls Stop Using Instagram?
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Eating Yogurt May Protect Your Gut Health While on Antibiotics
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A Verywell Report: Abortion Access Ranked By State
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Older Adults Are Missing Out on Health Savings Accounts, Poll Finds
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Verywell & Investopedia Panelists Share How COVID Improved Health Care Accessibility
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Is Sparkling Water Bad For You? Experts Say Don't Sweat It
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Ask a Doula: How Do You Help People With Abortion Care?
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What We Eat, Not How Much We Eat, Linked to Obesity
A young Black man on his phone in a blood donation center, he is giving blood and squeezing a red ball.
Red Cross Launches Initiative to Diversify Blood Donations
Food pyramid of traditional Latinx food staples.
Estas 5 Dietistas Latinas Acogen Los Alimentos Básicos Culturales
Food pyramid of traditional Latinx food staples.
These 5 Latina Dietitians are Embracing Cultural Staples
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Taking 7,000 Steps a Day May Be the Key to Living Longer
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FDA Approves Trudhesa Nasal Spray to Treat Migraines
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Is Meditation the New Therapy?
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