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  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Knee Replacement Doesn't Always Pay, Researchers Say

Less pain to begin with, less gain from the procedure, but more benefit seen in those with severe arthritis....


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  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

More Older Women Hitting the Bottle Hard

Study found dramatic jump in binge drinking in this vulnerable group....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Brain-Computer Link Restores Some Movement to Quadraplegic Man

8 years after a devastating bike accident, he uses arm to eat and drink....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Kids Peppered With Pot Ads

Legalization of marijuana in more than half of U.S. states fueling the trend, study suggests....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

New Eczema Drug Gets FDA's Blessing

Injections may ease itchiness, redness in patients who don't get relief with topical creams, agency says....


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  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Marathon Running May Cause Short-Term Kidney Injury

But recovery is quick, usually within a day or two, researchers find....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Health Insurance a Key to IVF Success, Researchers Say

At $12,000 and up a cycle, many forgo second attempt if they don't have coverage....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Many Women Who Get Breast Cancer Gene Test Don't Need It

But those who should be getting screened for BRCA genes aren't always getting the test, study authors say....


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  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

High Doses of Vitamin D Fail to Cut Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Taking triple the daily recommendation didn't lower risk in older women, but larger trials are underway....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 03/28/2017

Better Efforts Could Help Rid the U.S. of Hepatitis B, C: Report

Plus, 90,000 fewer deaths would occur by 2030, study authors estimate....