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Grief Can Weigh on Immune System in Older Folks, Study Says
Those who are bereaved may be more likely to develop infections, researchers suggest
New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report
Latest count suggests outbreak in West Africa is starting to spread as fast as health experts had feared
Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery
Study finds infection, other complications more likely for patients with difficult lives
FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use
Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular 'Low T' products
One Dose of Antidepressant Changes Brain Connections, Study Says
Researchers eventually hope to predict who will respond to a drug and who won't
Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC
Vaccine is safe, effective for those 6 months and older, experts say
Research Shows Possible Neurological Patterns for PTSD Symptoms
Imaging shows brain receptor linked to emotion also has ties to some trauma symptoms
Study: Exposure to Diversity Might Boost Baby's Social Skills
Hearing different languages early in life could help reduce bias, researchers say
Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don't Seem to Prevent Cataracts
Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds
Health Tip: Losing Weight After Baby
Give your body time to recover first
DNA Blood Test Might Identify Status of Prostate Cancer
May help doctors pinpoint best treatment, researchers say
Major U.S. Food Makers Cut 6.4 Trillion Calories From Products: Report
16 companies exceeded pledge, but more work needed, experts say
Social Networking Sites Can Help Obese Lose Weight: Study
Internet can offer constant, cost-effective support for dieters, London researchers say
Artificial Sweeteners May Raise Blood Sugar Levels: Study
Scientists saw changes in helpful gut bacteria, which can affect some people's ability to process glucose
'Biospleen' Suggests New Way to Treat Blood Infection
But more research needed before blood-cleansing device is used on humans to treat sepsis
Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids
Association between phthalates and lung disorder needs additional research, study authors say
Healthy Lifestyle Changes Linked to Reduced Risk for Dementia
Never too late to take steps to help avoid the memory-robbing disorder, researchers say
More Than One Kind of Message May Convince Smokers to Quit, Study Says
Using both positive, negative wording on labels could have the most effect, researchers report
PTSD Link to Food Addiction Seen in Report
Study finds women with worst PTSD more likely to be addicted to food, but it's not clear if one causes the other
Are Migraines in Middle Age Tied to Raised Parkinson's Risk Later?
Study sees a connection, but actual risk is small; more study needed, researchers say
Researchers Discover How Bacteria Resist Antibiotics in Hospitals
Spotting infected patients, disinfecting hospitals key to curbing spread of resistant bacteria, experts say
12 States Now Reporting Severe Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids
Health officials urge good hygiene to limit exposure to Enterovirus D68
Obama Steps Up Aid to Fight Ebola in West Africa
World Health Organization warns threat grows by the day
Combo Therapy Best for COPD: Study
Researchers found two-drug regimen cut death, hospitalization rates for the respiratory disease
Targeted Drugs Among Successes Against Cancer, Says New Report
But aging population and increasing obesity threaten progress
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