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Did These Researchers Invent a Facelift in a Bottle?

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 11:04am
It sounds almost too good to be true — a two-step cream that tightens up baggy eyes and that can keep dry legs from flaking.
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'So-Called Surgical Strikes' Keep Hitting Surgical Wards

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 7:06am
A survivor of U.S. attack which hit an MSF hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, tells his harrowing story.
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Obama Makes Mother's Day Plea to Address 'Diaper Gap'

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 1:57pm
President Barack Obama commemorated Mother's Day with a Medium post explaining his plan to help families that have difficulty affording diapers.
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That Deep, Masculine Voice Is Not For You, Ladies

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 11:11am
Men's deep, resonant voices did not evolve to thrill the ladies, but to scare off their rivals, researchers say.
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What to Say (and Not Say) to Someone Who Is Depressed

Sat, 05/07/2016 - 8:55pm
May marks Mental Health Month, and while most mental illnesses are quite rare, major depression is exceedingly common.
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Chimp Victim Hospitalized with Face-Transplant Problems

Sat, 05/07/2016 - 6:52am
Charla Nash had been taking part in an experiment at Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital.
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Veterans Find 'Peace,' Solace From PTSD on the Seas

Sat, 05/07/2016 - 5:58am
"This disability can't be seen but you can see its signs — just like the wind."
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After Mom Starves, New Concern for Mentally Ill

Sat, 05/07/2016 - 5:17am
Linda Bishop, a once vibrant mother, starved to death after she was released from a New Hampshire mental hospital in 2007. A new film tells her story.
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FDA Warns Antipsychotic Drug Can Cause Compulsive Behaviors

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 6:51pm
The use of aripiprazole, which is found in medications like Abilify, may lead to "uncontrollable urges to gamble, binge eat, shop, and have sex," the FDA is warning.
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One Has Birth Defect. One Doesn't: Twins May Offer Zika Clues

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 3:26pm
Scientists struggling to understand a Zika epidemic hope they can learn from cases of twins when only one is affected by birth defects.
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Yellow Fever Kills 277, Infects 2,000+ in Angola: WHO

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 10:22am
There's a global shortage of vaccine to protect people against the virus, which is a close cousin of Zika but much more deadly.
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Study Helps Explain How Cancer Kills

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 7:55pm
Tumor cells disrupt the body's circadian clocks, interfering with how they make and use sugar and fats for nourishment.
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Here's What You Need to Know About the New Tobacco Rules

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 7:10pm
A quick rundown of the new FDA rules regulating e-cigarettes and cigars.
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Maybe It's Not OK to Be Overweight, Study Suggests

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 6:03pm
Is it all right to have a few extra pounds or not? The latest study in a years-long back and forth over the question says not.
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There's a Giant Recall of Sunflower Seeds, Too

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 3:53pm
Stores across the U.S. are recalling sunflower seeds because they may be contaminated with Listeria, the Food and Drug Administration said Thursday.
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Train Doctors on Painkiller Use, FDA Panel Says

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 2:16pm
Doctors who prescribe painkillers should be required to undergo training, FDA advisers say.
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FDA Bans E-Cigarette Sales to Anyone Under 18

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 10:24am
The FDA rule bans the sale of e-cigarettes to anyone under 18 and takes on regulation of cigars and hookahs.
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'Shockwave' Calif. Law Bumps Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 4:52am
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill raising the smoking age to 21 in California.
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Pregnant Woman Dies at Haiti Hospital Amid Strike by Staff

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 8:58pm
A pregnant woman dropped dead at the gates of Haiti's largest public hospital Wednesday amid a weeks-old strike by doctors, nurses and staff.
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Good Germs Stop Mosquitoes From Spreading Zika

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 7:37pm
Deliberately infecting mosquitoes with a certain type of bacteria stops them from transmitting Zika virus, a new study finds.
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