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Obama Steps Up Aid to Fight Ebola in West Africa
World Health Organization warns threat grows by the day
Combo Therapy Best for COPD: Study
Researchers found two-drug regimen cut death, hospitalization rates for the respiratory disease
Targeted Drugs Among Successes Against Cancer, Says New Report
But aging population and increasing obesity threaten progress
Blood Test Spots Adult Depression: Study
It's as accurate as current methods, but can also confirm recovery, researchers contend
Deaths From Narcotic Painkillers Quadrupled in Past Decade: CDC
Increases highest among whites, and people between 55 and 64
FDA to Probe Testosterone Therapy Claims, Safety
Joint committee to consider whether 'Low T' products are overprescribed and whether treatment raises heart risks
Modern Forensics Provides Clues to Death of Richard III
Analysis of skeletal remains sheds light on fatal injuries English king suffered in battle over 500 years ago
Movantik Approved for Constipation From Opioids
Painkillers frequently cause irregularity
Researchers Don't See Long-Term Benefits From Drug for Preemies
Magnesium sulfate still useful in short term for helping to reduce risk of cerebral palsy, study says
Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds
Plus, teen tobacco use fell to new low in 2013, government statistics show
Health Tip: Creating a Circuit Training Workout
Burn calories and minimize boredom
1 in 5 U.S. Men Admits to Violence Against Spouse, Partner
Acts include hitting, kicking, biting, choking, threatening with a weapon, survey finds
Nonsurgical Treatments Suggested for Women's Urinary Incontinence
Pelvic muscle exercises, bladder training and weight loss can help, doctors say
Some Benefits of Screening Elderly Women for Breast Cancer Questioned
Mammograms for those aged 69 to 75 could result in overtreatment, researchers caution
U.S. Waistlines Keep Growing, With Women Leading the Way
Average is nearly 39 inches, CDC researchers find
Urine Test for HPV Works Well, Analysis Finds
It's a less invasive way to spot virus linked to cervical cancer; may increase screening rates, researchers say
Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC
Narcotic painkillers, addiction medications and sedatives top the list
Walking, Biking to Work Seems to Have Mental Health Benefits
Active commuters less stressed, better able to concentrate than those who drive, research shows
Heart Attack Patients Face Greater Death Risk if Any Treatment Step Missed: Study
British researchers outline 9 critical components of hospital care
Study Ties Multiple Births to Higher Costs, Complications
Researchers suggest limiting embryo transfers during infertility treatments
Study Sees Differences in Brain Connections of Kids With ADHD
Important networks that control behavior are slower to link up, scans show
Chest Radiation May Help Fight Some Advanced Lung Cancers: Study
Added to chemo, it lowered recurrence rates, improved survival, researchers report
Male Pattern Baldness Tied to Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests
Testosterone might be the link between the two, but more research needed to prove a connection
New Gene Variants for Prostate Cancer Identified
23 new variants associated with increased risk of the disease, study shows
Blood Pressure Seems to Stay Lower Longer in Fitter Men
Study suggests heart-healthy exercise may keep blood vessels more flexible
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