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Oil-Swishing Craze: Snake Oil or All-Purpose Remedy?

Posted on April 18, 2014
Some people swear by the practice, but little research exists to back up health claims

FDA Warns Against Procedure for Uterine Fibroids

Posted on April 17, 2014
'Laparoscopic power morcellation' may increase women's cancer risk, agency says

White House: 8 Million People Signed Up for Health Insurance

Posted on April 17, 2014
35 percent of registrants are younger than 35 years old, administration officials say

Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach

Posted on April 17, 2014
European study tracked how many men came back for regular checkups over 13 years

Off Season May Not Be Long Enough to Recover From Football 'Hits'

Posted on April 17, 2014
Study found some players still showed brain changes 6 months after season had ended

Bacteria May Survive Longer in Contact Lens Solution Than Thought

Posted on April 17, 2014
Study suggests manufacturers test for all strains of P. aeruginosa to prevent infection

Mouse Study Reveals New Secrets of Fertilization

Posted on April 17, 2014
British researchers discover receptors on egg cells that allow sperm to attach, fertilize egg

Small Childbirth Change Might Help Prevent Iron Deficiency in Babies: Study

Posted on April 17, 2014
With mothers holding newborns differently, cord clamping could be delayed, researchers say

Scientists Find New Way to Observe 'Good' Brown Fat

Posted on April 17, 2014
Information from MRI scans might help in obesity, diabetes research

Misdiagnoses Common Among U.S. Outpatients: Review

Posted on April 17, 2014
5 percent of adults are affected each year, data from several studies suggest