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Staying on top of guideline changes, treatment advancements, and medication recalls can help you stay healthy. Learn what the latest health and wellness news means for you.

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FDA Updates Side Effects For 3 Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs
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Is Umbilical Cord Blood Transplant a Feasible Treatment for HIV?
Eating Disorders Don’t Discriminate, But Diagnosis Does
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Wireless Tech Helps Keep Seniors in Assisted Living Safe
Vagus nerve.
Can Stimulating the Vagus Nerve Actually Transform Your Health?
Physical therapy.
Paralyzed Patients Are Walking Again After Spinal Cord Stimulation
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How Does Chronic Pain Change Eating Behaviors?
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How Diabetes Can Complicate Prenatal Care for Black Women
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Eating Flavonoid-Rich Foods May Help People With Parkinson's Live Longer
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Getting Enough Sleep Might Offset Some Risk Factors for Heart Disease
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FDA Approves Longest Lasting Continuous Glucose Monitor for Diabetes
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Researchers Identify New Genetic Risk Factors for Migraines
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Home Health Aide Shortage Leaves Patients Without Care
Young woman getting a mammography.
Pap Smears Could One Day Detect Breast and Ovarian Cancers, Too
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New CDC Proposal Could Change How Doctors Prescribe Opioids for Pain Treatment
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Diet Affects Colorectal Cancer Risk in Black Communities
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A Verywell Report: How Racism Damages the Black Health Experience
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Study: Little Kids Get Flu Shot Benefits Adult's Don't
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Need to Check Your Blood Pressure? There's an App For That
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USDA Wants to Ensure That Kids Can Get Their Most Nutritious Meals From School
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Why Do Only Some People Get the ASMR Tingles?
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Drones Could Soon Deliver Medications to Your Home
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Is Pandemic Stress Leading to Higher Rates of IBS?
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Biden’s Moonshot Initiative Aims to Halve Cancer Deaths by 2047. How?
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Study Finds Link Between Colon Cancer and Antibiotic Use
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CDC: New HIV Diagnoses for Black Americans Were Highest in Vulnerable Communities
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6 Dietary Habits To Adopt During National Cancer Prevention Month
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What Is Trimetazidine and Why Is It Banned at the Olympics?
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Why Negative Descriptions in Health Records Can Be Harmful
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Word of the Week: Acute
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Can Wine Protect Against COVID-19?
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How CAR T-Cell Therapy 'Cured' 2 Cancer Patients
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Mental Health Care Coverage for Adults on Medicare Falls Short
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Study: Vitamin D Supplements May Help Prevent Autoimmune Disease
Woman holding her newborn baby.
Giving Low-income Families Cash Aid Changed Brain Activity in Babies
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Lifestyle Changes Can Prevent Heart Disease, Even for People With Family History
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Is It Love, Or Love Bombing?
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New Study Points to 4 Potential Long COVID Risk Factors
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Women Under 35 May Have Higher Risk of Stroke Than Men
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Coalition Calls FDA to Remove BPAs From Food Contact Materials
Heart Healthy Foods
9 Foods to Eat During American Heart Month
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Gas Stoves Are Bad for the Environment Even When They're Turned Off
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More Than Melanin: Skin Cancer Is Still a Risk for the Black Community
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Study Finds Toxic 'Forever Chemicals' in Most Stain- and Water-Resistant Textiles
Different prescription drugs.
Will Mark Cuban's Low-Cost Pharmacy Finally Make Drugs Affordable?
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AHA Issues New Guidelines for Performing CPR During Pandemic
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You Can Have a More Sustainable Diet by Swapping One Item at a Time
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Earlier Access to Gender-affirming Hormones Linked to Better Mental Health
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Undiagnosed Dyslexia in Adults Exacerbated by Pandemic
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Study: Hormonal Birth Control Didn’t Raise Risk of Major Health Issues
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Telehealth Is Helping More People Get Surgical Care
Car stuck in a snow storm.
Your Guide to Staying Safe During a Winter Freeze
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Can Olive Oil Help You Live Longer?
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Why Is Everyone Talking About Intuitive Eating Lately?
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I Tried Following a Regular Sleep Routine. It Changed My Mornings
Epstein-Barr Virus Is Likely the Leading Cause of Multiple Sclerosis, Study Finds
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Make Composting Your Next Sustainable Project
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Food Workers Are Struggling to Put Food on Their Tables
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Officials Question Why FDA Continues to Restrict Gay Blood Donors
Woman in nature looking at the mountains.
Spending More Time in Nature Can Help You Feel Better About Your Body

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