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    Monkeypox by the Numbers: September 23, 2022
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    No, the Pandemic Is Not Over Yet
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    Latest Apple Watch Features Period Tracking, AFib Monitoring, and Medication
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    What Does Pruritus Mean in Medicine?
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    Your Blood Type Might Affect Your Stroke Risk—But Just a Little
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    Can a Daily Multivitamin Improve Memory in Older Adults?
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    Your Money, Your Health: Planning For Your Future
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    Here's the Difference Between a Variant and a Strain
    Daxxify, an FDA-Approved Wrinkle Treatment, Is Longer Lasting Than Botox
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    4 Surprising Foods That Are Safe to Eat With High Cholesterol
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    How Much Pain Do You Feel on a Scale of 😀 to 😭?
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    Getting a Flu Shot Might Lower Stroke Risk
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    FDA Approves First Once-Daily Oral Plaque Psoriasis Drug
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    Brace Yourself. Flu Season Is Coming Fast
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    When to Get Your Flu Shot for 2022/2023
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    Will There Be A COVID Surge This Fall? What Experts Are Predicting
    Could We Test for COVID-19 by Recording Our Voices?
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    When Should You Start Getting Your Cholesterol Levels Tested?
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    Climate Change Will Aggravate the Spread of More Than 200 Infectious Diseases
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    Study: Your Weight Might Affect Your Migraine Risk
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    New York's State of Emergency Over Polio Matters Even If You Don't Live There
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    5 Important Ways to Help You Stay Active as You Age
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    What We Know So Far About the New COVID-19 Booster Side Effects
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    Want to Donate Blood? Your Hemoglobin Levels Matter
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    Walking Just 4,000 Steps a Day May Lower Dementia Risk
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    A New Way To Regrow Hair? Oral Minoxidil Shows Promise
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    How Well Do the New COVID-19 Boosters Work? Scientists Don’t Really Know Yet
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    What You Need to Know About the Updated COVID-19 Boosters
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    Polio in the U.S.: What You Need to Know
    U.S. Reports 2 Monkeypox Deaths. But the Risk of Fatality Is Still Low.
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    Why Do Men Get Cancer More Than Women?
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    These 3 Factors Likely Helped Queen Elizabeth Live For 96 Years
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    Vitamin B1 Might Reduce Severe Headaches and Migraines, Study Finds
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    Word of the Week: Auscultation
    Not Getting Enough Sleep Could Turn You Into a Selfish Jerk
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    What Incentivizes People to Get a COVID Booster Shot?
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    If You're Over 65, a High-Dose Flu Shot May Offer Best Protection
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    A 3-in-1 Polypill Might Help Patients Avoid More Heart Problems
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    Drinking 2 Cups of Black Tea a Day Might Help You Live Longer, Study Finds
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    What to Know About Taking Nyquil When You Have COVID-19
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    Why Do Lettuce and Spinach Keep Getting Contaminated With E. Coli?
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    What Does 'Tomato Flu' Look Like?
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    Eating More PUFAs May Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk. What Are They?
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    COVID-19 Treatments: Medications, Plasma, and Vaccines
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    How Vaccine Makers Are Tackling the Omicron Variant
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    Could Medical Debt Be Forgiven Like Student Loan Debt?
    A New Study Suggests Doubling Your Exercise Time to Live Longer. But Do You Have to?
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    Pea Milk Is the Closest Plant-based Alternative to Cow's Milk
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    What Is Languishing, and What Can We Do About It?
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    Are Weed Drinks the New Alcohol?
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    FDA Authorizes Updated Moderna and Pfizer Booster Shots
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    Word of the Week: Cachexia
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    How Your Genes Influence Your Favorite Foods
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    Paxlovid May Be Less Effective for Adults Under 65, Study Finds
    Where to Find Affordable COVID Tests After the Free Kits Are Gone
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    Are 'COVID Toes' Real?
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    Even a 20-Minute Workout Might Help You Avoid COVID
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    What Is 'COVID Tongue'?
    COVID-19 Increases Risk of Brain Conditions for 2 Years After Infection, Study Finds
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    Can an App Improve Tinnitus?