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    Officials Question Why FDA Continues to Restrict Gay Blood Donors
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    Spending More Time in Nature Can Help You Feel Better About Your Body
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    McDonald’s Instagram Ads Seem to Target Low-Income Kids
    ER doctor facing mental health challenges amid pandemic burnout
    Op-Ed: America's Health Care Depends on Women
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    CDC: Only 1 in 10 Americans Eat Enough Produce
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    20 Grams of Fiber a Day May Improve Outcomes for Melanoma Patients
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    How Much Money You Make May Play a Role in Your Health Anxieties
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    CMS: Alzheimer's Patients Must Be Enrolled in Clinical Trial to Take Aduhelm
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    Will NYC’s Supervised Injection Sites Bolster Overdose Prevention Efforts in Other Cities?
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    Weight Loss Shouldn’t Be Your 2022 Health Goal. Try These Instead
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    NYC Report Outlines Asian and Pacific Islander Health Disparities
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    8 Health and Medicine Milestones From 2021
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    GMO Foods Will Be Labeled 'Bioengineered'
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    How One App Is Helping Black Women Find Culturally Competent Care
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    Scientists Call For More Research on Treatment-Resistant Depression
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    Is the Pesticide Residue on Fruits and Veggies a Health Concern?
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    Why Giving–and Receiving–Is Good for You
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    Doctors: Talk to All Sexually Active Patients About HIV Prevention
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    Word of the Week: R₀
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    FDA Approves Virtual Reality Device to Treat Chronic Pain
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    Logic’s Song '1-800-273-8255' May Have Saved Hundreds of Lives
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    What Can We Do About the Youth Mental Health Crisis?
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    There Are So Many Health Studies on Coffee. Which One Should You Trust?
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    FDA Permanently Allows Mail Order Abortion Pills
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    Supreme Court Allows Challenge to Texas Abortion Ban, but Leaves It in Effect
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    I Tried Swapping Coffee for Dandelion Tea. It's About Balance
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    Diabetes More Common in People with Certain Mental Health Conditions
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    Stem Cells Could Change the Lives of People With Type 1 Diabetes
    Child and mother.
    CDC: 1 in 44 American Children Are Diagnosed With Autism
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    Ask an Expert: How Can We Help Teens Posting About Self-harm?
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    Is Peloton a 'Big' Problem For Heart Health?
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    Some Sources of Saturated Fats May Actually Lower Heart Disease Risk, Study Finds
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    Your Smartphone May Be Able to Detect Your Anxiety
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    President Biden Announces Plan to End HIV Epidemic by 2030
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    13 Million Americans Per Year Skip Medicine Due to High Prescription Cost
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    CDC: New HIV cases in the U.S. Are Dropping–But Not for All
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    Word of the Week: Viable
    A person in pain on a bed holding their stomach/pelvis.
    90% Of People With Endometriosis Report Being Dismissed by Doctors and Family
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    Why Prunes Should Be Your Go-to Holiday Snack
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    Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Exist in Every State, Report Finds
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    Sports Drinks Aren't Always Good for Hydration
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    Heat Waves Can Be Dangerous, Even If You're Young
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    NBA's Jared Butler Is Raising Awareness for Genetic Heart Disease
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    The EPA Finally Plans to Regulate Toxic, Widespread 'Forever Chemicals'
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    Flu Cases, Deaths, and Vaccine Stats
    A white older adult female listening to music with white headphones.
    Listening to Loved Songs on Repeat May Help People With Dementia
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    Word of the Week: Variant
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    A Hospital In Israel Found a 'Cool' Way to Help Malnourished Patients
    Illustration of someone staring at a plate of food.
    Study Finds Hospitalizations for Eating Disorders Doubled During the Pandemic
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    How to Practice Mindfulness the Right Way
    A white, blonde-haired child frowning at a plate of food.
    How Can Parents Better Help Kids With Picky Eating Habits?
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    AMA and CDC Want to Let People Know Pre-Diabetes Is Reversible
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    Experimental Treatment Could Dramatically Help 4 in 5 Patients with Severe Depression
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    This City Requires Public Restrooms to Provide Period Products for Free
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    Why Some Men Are Reluctant to Open Up About Eating Disorders
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    I Tried Quitting Social Media. It Didn’t Revolutionize My Health
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    How Does Deep Breathing Improve Your Digestion?
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    These 'Distress Signals' May Help You Get Out of an Unsafe Situation
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    Your Herbs and Spices May Contain Lead and Other Heavy Metals
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    Experts: Nutritional Standards Needed for Non-Dairy Milk