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Staying on top of guideline changes, treatment advancements, and medication recalls can help you stay healthy. Learn what the latest health and wellness news means for you.

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The Queer Community's Mental Health Is Under Attack
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7 Things to Know About Your Reproductive Rights in a Post-Roe World
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4 Eye-Health-Promoting Foods to Eat During Cataract Awareness Month
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Emergency Contraception vs. Abortion Pills: What to Know Right Now
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Biden Plans to Cut Nicotine in Cigarettes to 'Non-addictive' Levels
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Word of the Week: Syndrome
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Are Vitamins and Supplements a Waste of Money?
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Study Finds Slower Walking Could Be Linked to Dementia
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Why Does Birth Control Require a Prescription?
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Age 40 Is the Low Point for Getting Enough Sleep, Study Finds
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Study Highlights the Safest Supplements to Slow Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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What Else Can Dostarlimab Treat?
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New York City Is Offering Monkeypox Vaccines to High-Risk Groups
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EPA Places Limits on 4 Types of Toxic 'Forever Chemicals' in Drinking Water
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We Now Live in a Post-Roe World. How Will Abortion Bans Cost Lives?
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FDA Orders Juul to Remove Its E-Cigarette Products Over Safety Concerns
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How Medical Training Will Change Now That Roe v. Wade Is Overturned
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FDA Approves Skyrizi to Treat Crohn’s Disease
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Eating These 5 Foods After A Sunburn May Help You Heal
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Experts: Don't Mistake Melatonin for a 'Natural' Sleeping Pill
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FDA Approves Arthritis Drug for Hair Regrowth in Alopecia Patients
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FDA Clears an Apple Watch Feature That Helps Monitor AFib
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TikTok Has a Lot of Misleading Nutrition Tips, Study Finds
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Addressing Childhood Trauma Starts With Family Support
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Here’s Everything to Know About the Best Health Deals On Amazon Prime Day 2022
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Your Genes Might Influence What You Like to Eat
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Limiting Daily TV Time to 1 Hour or Less May Protect Your Heart
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Want Your Root Canal to Last Longer? Opt for a Filling or Crown, Study Says
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Jonathan Van Ness Takes Their Healthcare Seriously, Honey
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Study Shows Benefits of Exercising During Cancer Treatment
Research is still looking for a better way to detect ovarian cancer
Blood Test Shows Promise in More Accurate Detection of Ovarian Cancer
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How Living With Gun Violence Impacts Your Long-Term Health
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Justin Bieber Is Diagnosed With Ramsay Hunt Syndrome. Is It Curable?
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How Is Monkeypox Transmitted?
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What Is Proline? Study Links This Amino Acid to Depression Risk
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You Can Identify Whether Your Food Is Ultra-Processed on This New Database
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Race, Ethnicity, and Sex Affect Odds of Developing Alzheimer's
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Study Links Childhood Canine Companions to Lower Crohn's Risk
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Meet the Chiropractors Sharing Pain Relief Tips on TikTok
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What Are the Symptoms of Monkeypox?
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Study: Cranberries May Support Memory and Brain Health
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Storing Avocados In Water Is Not Safe. What Else Can You Do to Preserve the Fruit?
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What Does It Mean to Grow Up With Gun Violence?
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Your Weird Dreams May Help Organize Your Lived Experiences
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Espresso Is Linked to Higher Total Cholesterol Levels
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What Happens If You Overuse Your Asthma Rescue Inhaler?
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Word of the Week: Remission
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You Most Likely Won't Need the Monkeypox Vaccine
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Poop-Tracking App Proves More Accurate Than Evaluating Stool Samples
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A Blood Test Could Predict Early Preeclampsia Warning Signs, Study Says
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Is Your Data Safe in Period Tracking Apps?
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How to Choose a Non-Toxic Sunscreen That Actually Works, According to Dermatologists
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FDA Draft Guidance Seeks to Improve Safety Information on Dietary Supplements
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6 Science-Backed Reasons Trans Youth Need Gender-Affirming Care
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Monkeypox Outbreak Spreads to the U.S.
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People With Pancreatic Cancer May Have Gallstones First
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Universal Free School Lunches Might End This Summer
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Dental Care May Reduce Healthcare Costs for People with Diabetes, Heart Disease
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Your Genetics Could Determine If Dairy Is Linked to Cancer Risk
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Have Scientists Really Found the Cause of SIDS?

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