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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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How Confidence Lessons from the Runway Are Helping Cancer Patients
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Avoiding Added Sugars May Protect Kids From Fatty Liver Disease
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Study: Searching Your Symptoms on Google May Lead to a Better Diagnosis
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Stress May Be Making Your Allergies Worse
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Researchers Propose Lowering Blood Pressure Guidelines During Pregnancy
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6 #ActuallyAutistic Instagram Accounts to Follow
Nursing home.
Study Finds Treating Depression in Dementia Patients Goes Beyond Drugs
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Could Your Digital Twin Help You Fight Infections?
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3 Rules for Navigating Your Child's Autism Treatment From a Parent Who Has
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Resources For Coping With Gun Violence
Portrait of positive young Asian woman with eye closed, enjoying sunlight under blue sky and clouds.
Study: Can a 9-Month Program Teach Happiness?
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New Research Shows Frequent Takeout Could Be Shortening Your Lifespan
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Considering a Prescription Delivery Service? Here's What You Need to Know
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Eating an Early Breakfast May Reduce Your Diabetes Risk
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Treating Insomnia May Be Important for Borderline Personality Disorder
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4 Ways Doctors Can Heal From a Year of Burnout
Older woman taking cardiac medication.
Beta-Blockers May Not Actually Cause Depression
Child therapist.
1 in 2 At-Risk Children Are Not Getting the Mental Health Help They Need
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Nutrition Experts Question Validity Of 'The Dirty Dozen List'
Woman clutching her stomach in pain.
New Alliance for Endometriosis Promotes Awareness and Support
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Public Health Organizations Denounce Anti-Asian Violence
Doctor consulting an older patient.
Researchers Develop Stroke Symptom Mnemonic for Spanish-Speakers
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Physicians Use New Radiation Procedure to Treat Deadly Heart Arrhythmia
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Research Shows Sleep Is a Critical Part of Traumatic Brain Injury Recovery
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5 Mental Health Resources for Asian Americans Right Now
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Wildfire Smoke More Dangerous for Your Lungs Than Other Pollution
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Following a Healthy Plant-Based Diet May Reduce Your Stroke Risk
Air pollution.
8 Ways Environmental Pollutants Can Harm the Body
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How Food Insecurity Makes It Harder to Manage Weight
Someone with diabetes testing their blood sugar levels.
Researchers Develop Promising Type 1 Diabetes Treatment
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A 25-Minute Training Can Help Reduce People's Autism Biases
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Counting Patients’ Social Determinants of Health Could Help Prevent Fatal Heart Attacks
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This Is Your Brain on the Placebo Effect
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New Registry Helps Blood Cancer Patients Manage Medical Records
Child at the dentist.
School-Based Dental Programs Reduce Cavities by 50%
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FDA Authorizes Protective Collar for Athletes at Risk for Brain Injuries
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Dole's Nutrition Equity Program Could Be Coming to Your City
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Have Spring Allergies? Your Face Mask Can Help
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WHO: 1 in 4 People Will Have Hearing Problems by 2050
Young boy standing in front of a fan.
Can Rising Global Temperatures Worsen MS Symptoms?
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5 Daily Servings of Fruits and Veggies May Help You Live Longer: Study
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Study Challenges Recommendation to Include Eggs in a Healthy Diet
A young Black man in class appearing distraught.
Nearly Half of College Students Report Being Depressed or Anxious
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6 Dietitian-Approved Snacks to Help Manage Your Weight
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Women with Heart Disease Get Better Treatment from Female Physicians
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These 3 Cancers Are More Common in People with GERD
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Have a UTI? You Might Not Be Getting the Right Treatment
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Low-Dose Naltrexone May Be Opioid Replacement for Chronic Pain
Marijuana.
13 Things Cannabis-Friendly Doctors Want You to Know
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Stand Up To Cancer Receives Grant to Promote Colon Cancer Awareness
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How to 'Personalize Your Plate' During National Nutrition Month
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Avoid These Dangers of Heating Your Home When the Power's Out
A close up of a blue gloved hand holding a nasal syringe of an influenza vaccine.
Intranasal Flu Vaccine Shows Promise in Clinical Trials
A young Black woman talking to a therapist or social worker; you can't see either of their faces.
Research Highlights the Need for Individualized Anorexia Treatment
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How Tiktok Can Create Community for Eating Disorder Recovery
Bird flu.
First Cases of H5N8 Bird Flu Are Asymptomatic—Experts Say That's Promising
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What to Know About Getting Your Prescription Medications During a Crisis
Woman getting her blood pressure measured.
'Normal' Blood Pressure Threshold May Differ Between Men and Women
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How to Talk to Your Doctor About Marijuana
Mother putting snow year on small child.
How to Stay Warm During Winter Storms and Power Outages