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MERS Virus Doesn't Seem to Spread Easily, Study Finds

Posted on August 27, 2014
5 percent chance of getting it, while experts cite a 25 percent chance of catching flu

Light Therapy a Good Option for Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions, Study Says

Posted on August 27, 2014
But it's more painful, time consuming than common treatment, dermatologist notes

Scientists 'Rewrite' Bad Memories in Mice

Posted on August 27, 2014
Manipulation of brain cells can switch negative emotions to positive ones, researchers say

Why Aren't Rx Weight-Loss Drugs More in Demand?

Posted on August 27, 2014
Obesity costs the U.S. health-care system close to $150 billion a year. And yet, less than 1% of that $150 billion goes toward prescription medications approved to treat obesity.

10 Most Tempting Salty Foods: French Fries, Pretzels, Pasta Sauce, and More

Posted on August 27, 2014
Elaine Magee, MPH, RD, discusses salt and sodium in foods, satisfying alternatives, and how much sodium is too much.

Lemon Cranberry Pudding Cakes, Holiday Shortbread, and Gingerbread Muffins

Posted on August 27, 2014
Recipes for Thanksgiving desserts: lemon cranberry pudding cakes, holiday shortbread, and gingerbread muffins.

Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?

Posted on August 27, 2014
New study discounts pills' link to autism, but suggests ties to ADHD

Federal Officials Order Medicaid To Cover Autism Services

Posted on August 27, 2014
Federal Officials Order Medicaid To Cover Autism Services

Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects Blood Pressure

Posted on August 27, 2014
Researchers also report blood-pressure drug works well at sea level but not at great heights

Study: Aspirin Might Work Instead of Warfarin for Deep Vein Clots

Posted on August 26, 2014
But heart experts say it's not a preferred or ideal choice