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MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- People with HIV have a greatly increased risk of a common heart rhythm disorder that's a leading cause of stroke, a new study shows...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- It happens to most aging Americans: Excess pounds pile on, despite efforts to eat right and exercise. Now, research in fat cells...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- A warning letter has been sent to Juul Labs Inc. about illegal claims that its electronic cigarettes are safer than tobacco...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- People who watch less TV and are physically active live more years free of heart disease, according to a new study...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- A new "supercooling" technique can triple the length of time a donor liver can be preserved before transplantation, researchers say...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- After losing a lower leg, Savo Panic received a prosthetic limb that helped restore movement. But prostheses are imperfect, and he...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- When made at home, smoothies can be delicious and nutritious (store-bought versions often contain lots of sugar and an abundance of...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- The Alexander Technique has been used for more than 100 years to improve performance, posture and other body mechanics, yet it's...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Over the past four decades, the U.S. has seen a sharp rise in the number of pregnant women with high blood pressure, new research...
MONDAY, Sept. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- To the many ways in which coffee seems to confer unexpected health benefits, add a lowered risk of painful gallstones. After...
SATURDAY, Sept. 7, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Intensive treatment to lower high blood pressure can decrease older adults' risk of sharp blood pressure drops that can cause...
SATURDAY, Sept. 7, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Moderate exercise is known to improve blood pressure -- and that may include activities that are more exotic than a brisk walk,...
SUNDAY, Sept. 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- The widely held belief that people with dark skin don't need to use sunscreen is a potentially deadly myth, an expert warns. "...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (Healthday News) -- Heading back to school can be especially stressful for children with autism and their parents, but preparation and establishing a...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- Researchers have identified a protein that may be a risk factor for both high blood pressure and breast cancer....
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Despite calls for more diversity among doctors in the United States, a new study shows that minorities remain underrepresented in...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- There are gaps in immunity against mumps among college-aged Americans who were vaccinated in childhood, researchers say. New...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. adults with diabetes are no more likely to meet disease control targets than they were in 2005, a new study finds. Typically...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Suicide continues to become more common in the United States, with rural areas hit hardest by this ongoing crisis of despair, a new...
Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- Incorporating pumpkin pulp or seeds into a healthy diet may help reduce blood pressure levels, according to a new...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Although regular screening mammograms can catch breast cancer early, new research suggests women over 75 who have chronic illnesses...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- The number of cases of severe lung disease linked to vaping has now doubled, with more than 450 people in 33 states struck by the...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- The firefighters who flooded into Ground Zero on 9/11 put their lives on the line to help others. Now, a new study shows they are...
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Spices add not only great flavor to foods, but also micronutrients for a healthy diet. Spice blends can be especially zesty, but...

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