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Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return

Posted on April 15, 2014
Study found DNA-based screen was more than 90 percent accurate in predicting recurrence

Gene Variant May Double Alzheimer's Risk for Women: Study

Posted on April 15, 2014
Effect wasn't nearly as pronounced among men, researchers say

FAQ: The High Cost of Hepatitis C Drugs

Posted on April 14, 2014
Last week, the World Health Organization strongly endorsed 2 new oral drugs that fight hepatitis C, a liver-damaging virus. The WHO recommended that all 150 million people infected worldwide …

Nearly 10 Percent of U.S. Adults Now Have Diabetes: Study

Posted on April 14, 2014
Researchers found a nationwide rise of the disease since late 1980s, and a parallel rise in obesity

Does Sugar Make Your Heart Sweeter?

Posted on April 14, 2014
Researchers say that lower blood sugar levels predict more aggression toward spouses, although some psychologists are skeptical of that theory.

Adult-Onset Allergies

Posted on April 14, 2014
You don't have to be a child to have new allergy symptoms. Once you know what's causing you to sneeze, sniffle, or itch – and whether it's an allergy or something else – you c …

Study Ties Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Boys

Posted on April 14, 2014
But the risk is low, and it's important to treat depression in pregnant women, experts say

Young Dads at Risk of Depressive Symptoms, Study Finds

Posted on April 14, 2014
But experts stress findings don't mean fatherhood at an early age dooms men to clinical depression

Pelvic Exercises May Help His Sex Life

Posted on April 14, 2014
Premature ejaculation significantly improved after 12-week regimen, study finds

Prevent Tick Bites While Enjoying the Outdoors

Posted on April 13, 2014
With no vaccines for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, expert explains how to avoid infection