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MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Americans have long known that there's an epidemic of opioid abuse and deaths in the United States. But a new report suggests the...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Virtual medical visits have been invaluable for many during the COVID-19 pandemic, but older adults may still need help managing...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Black and Hispanic Americans are much more likely than white people to avoid going to the hospital for heart attack or stroke...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- As researchers hone in on ways to detect whether someone has a high risk of developing Alzheimer's disease before they have any...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- What if you were given a heart screening when you see your gynecologist? New research suggests that such a strategy might be smart...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Bugs beware: There's a powerful new insect repellent in town. Just approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and known...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (American Heart Association News) -- In the months since COVID-19 emerged, medical experts have learned a lot about the threat it poses to people with...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Does your income determine your ability to practice social distancing? New research suggests that's so: Richer communities have...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Diabetes can wreak havoc on many parts of the body, including the eyes, but people with diabetes aren't doomed to have vision...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- As the November presidential election approaches in the United States, researchers say that many states still aren't prepared to...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- A simple blood test may predict which COVID-19 patients are likely to get worse and die, a new study suggests. "When we first...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Folks who want to eat healthy by choosing whole grain foods aren't helped by product labels that can confuse and mislead consumers,...
MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- With millions of American children soon returning to school, a new study shows that at least 97,000 kids were infected with COVID-...
SUNDAY, Aug. 9, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- If you're working from a home office these days, it's important to have an environment that won't injure you, an expert says. It's...
SATURDAY, Aug. 8, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Concussion symptoms aren't always evident, so parents of student-athletes need to know the signs and seek a diagnosis if their teen...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Antibiotic-resistant bacteria affected the treatment of meningitis at a major children's hospital in Washington, D.C. This single...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- When it comes to face masks, not all are equally effective, a new study finds. Duke University researchers developed a way of...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Whether a frozen or fresh embryo is transferred during fertility treatments, the odds of pregnancy are roughly the same, according to...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Ever felt guilty for that occasional binge on high-calorie, fatty foods? Relax: A new study of folks overindulging on pizza finds...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. minorities have been particularly hard-hit by the coronavirus pandemic, and a new study suggests kids are no exception....
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (American Heart Association News) -- Social justice warrior Geralde Gabeau has worked for over two decades advocating for and developing public health...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- The American Association of Poison Control Centers has issued a warning on hand sanitizers that contain methanol (methyl alcohol...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- With evidence mounting that COVID-19 can damage the heart, experts urge people to take precautions when doing vigorous exercise. Up...
FRIDAY, Aug. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say a new test can tell which patients with gonorrhea will benefit from treatment with the antibiotic ciprofloxacin....

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