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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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Study: People Who Face Discrimination Have a Higher Risk of Anxiety
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Researchers Use Chemotherapy Drug To Make Potential Hearing Loss Breakthrough
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Researchers Use AI To Find New Uses for Existing Medications
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What Is Biden's Plan for Reproductive Health Care?
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Report: Lung Cancer Cases, Deaths Declining in the U.S.
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8 Foods That May Help Regulate Your Mood
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Study: Maternal Stress Linked To Negative Health Outcomes for Kids
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Science Has Linked These 7 Foods and Beverages to Quality Sleep
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Autism Diagnosing Criteria Often Overlooks Those With Genetic Conditions
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After Mastectomy, Fewer Patients Are Having Breast Reconstruction
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Study: Self-Managed Abortions Rise Alongside Abortion Restrictions
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Study: Birth Control Pills Provide Long-Term Cancer Prevention Benefits
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Oil Made Without Fish Offers New Way to Get Omega-3 Fatty Acids
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How To Boost Your Vitamin D Levels During Cold and Flu Season
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Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Fitness Challenge Goes Virtual
Woman social distancing looking out window.
New Year, Same Problems: How To Deal With Disappointment
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'This Is Real Freedom': Islet Cell Transplant Helps One Woman Become Insulin Independent
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Neurologists Call For an End to Neck Restraints
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Study: Glucosamine and Chondroitin Supplements May Reduce Mortality Risk
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FDA Clears Breast Cancer Vaccine For Clinical Trials
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New Drug Gives Young Thyroid Cancer Patient a Second Chance at Life
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Train Yourself To Be Happy: 4 Coachable Parts of Your Mental Health
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In Wisconsin, Nitrate Water Contamination is a Public Health Threat
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Genetic Testing Is Beneficial for All Breast Cancer Patients, Study Finds
Diabetes
FDA Approves First Generic Glucagon for Hypoglycemia
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New Research Shows Eating Avocados Supports a Healthy Gut
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7 Ways To Combat a Hangover
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Updated Dietary Guidelines Now Include Infant and Toddler Nutrition Advice
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How To Store Your Holiday Leftovers and Avoid Foodborne Illness
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Validating Someone's Anger May Help Them Be More Positive, Study Finds
Young man drinking water in a city.
U.S. Communities Unequally Exposed To Arsenic in Drinking Water, Study Finds
Woman eating a yogurt.
Eating Yogurt May Reduce Your Colorectal Cancer Risk, Research Shows
Woman with cancer consulting with doctor.
Chemotherapy May Not Be Necessary for Certain Breast Cancers, Study Finds
Woman clutching stomach in pain.
American College of Gastroenterology Issues New Guidelines for IBS Treatment
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A Stair Test Can Help You Gauge Heart Health At Home
Woman in bed with a knee brace after a knee injury.
FDA Approves New Implant for ACL Tears
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A Universal Flu Vaccine Could Replace Your Annual Flu Shot
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FDA Clears Diabetes Medication for Obesity in Adolescents
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For the Transgender Community, Accessible Health Care Can Be Life-Changing
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Steroids May Increase Risk of Cardiac Disease, Research Finds
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Financial Screenings Could Make Cancer Care More Accessible, Study Finds
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Study Shows Drug Combination Could Treat Uveal Melanoma
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Smiling During an Injection Can Help With Pain and Stress, Study Finds
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American Medical Association Calls For Expansion of Telehealth
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FDA: Face Masks With Metal Are Not Safe in an MRI Machine
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Double Lung Transplant Recipient Credits Fitness With Saving Her Life
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Do You Need To Avoid Red Meat To Reduce Heart Disease Risk?
Man using inhaler.
New Asthma Guidelines Lessen Emphasis on Daily Inhaler Use
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Survey Shows Why Women Receive CPR Less Frequently Than Men
A series of blood sample tubes on a pink background.
Alzheimer's Blood Test Available For Purchase, But Not Yet FDA-Approved
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How to Get Health Care Coverage Before Open Enrollment Ends
Lonely woman sitting on the floor staring out the window.
Genetics Can Lead To Higher Suicide Risk, Study Finds
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Joe Biden Foot Hairline Fracture: What It Is and How It's Treated
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Holiday Decorations Can Boost Mood During Pandemic
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A Hearing Test May Help Detect Autism Risk in Newborns
Woman doctor consulting an older woman patient.
How the Texas and Louisiana Medicaid Ruling Impacts Reproductive Health Access
Woman eating health breakfast yogurt bowl.
Study Confirms Gut Health Affects the Immune System
The dapiravine vaginal ring to prevent HIV.
WHO Prequalifies Vaginal Ring to Prevent HIV
A genderqueer person sitting in a medical exam room.
FOLX Is the First Digital Healthcare Platform for Queer and Trans Community
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