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FDA Approves First Device for Children With ADHD

FDA Approves First Device for Children With ADHD

The pocket-sized device is for use at home while a child is sleeping. It's connected...

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Babies Still Dying Due to Unsafe Sleep Practices

Babies Still Dying Due to Unsafe Sleep Practices

While the rates of accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed are low, they're...

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The Military Wants Better Tests for PTSD. Speech Analysis Could Be the Answer.

The Military Wants Better Tests for PTSD. Speech Analysis...

Using computerized voice analysis, a new study found 18 features of speech that...

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Should You Be Eating Eggs?

Should You Be Eating Eggs?

Do eggs raise your cholesterol? The advice keep changing.

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The Search for a Biomarker for Early Autism Diagnosis

The Search for a Biomarker for Early Autism Diagnosis

Children with autism spectrum disorder took significantly longer to look away from...

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What Can the U.S. Health System Learn From Singapore?

What Can the U.S. Health System Learn From Singapore?

Americans argue over insurance while Singaporeans keep perfecting the delivery of...

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Why Does Exercise Guard Against Cancer? Inflammation May Play a Role

Why Does Exercise Guard Against Cancer? Inflammation May...

How exercise guards against colon cancer and other types of cancer remains a mystery.

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Wary of Chinese Espionage, Houston Cancer Center Chose to Fire 3 Scientists

Wary of Chinese Espionage, Houston Cancer Center Chose...

The director of the National Institutes of Health said that 55 similar investigations...

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The Giants at the Heart of the Opioid Crisis

The Giants at the Heart of the Opioid Crisis

Civil suits filed by three states accuse pharmaceutical distributors of flooding...

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How to Protect Yourself from Air Pollution While Traveling

How to Protect Yourself from Air Pollution While Traveling

Poor air quality is a growing problem for travelers headed abroad. Here’s how to...

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Hospitals Stand to Lose Billions Under ‘Medicare for All’

Hospitals Stand to Lose Billions Under ‘Medicare for All’

Private insurance pays hospitals much more than the federal government does for...

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‘Medicare for All’ Could Cost Hospitals Billions of Dollars

‘Medicare for All’ Could Cost Hospitals Billions of Dollars

Private insurance pays hospitals much more than the federal government does for...

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Before Fisher-Price’s Rock ’n Play Recall, Safety Fears and Dubious Marketing

Before Fisher-Price’s Rock ’n Play Recall, Safety Fears...

The company knew for years about potential risks linked to its popular sleeper and...

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Heart Patients Pay the Price When Nearby Pharmacy Closes

Heart Patients Pay the Price When Nearby Pharmacy Closes...

Nearly 24% of patients whose pharmacies closed failed to refill their statin prescription...

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'Superbugs' Hang Out on Hospital Patients

'Superbugs' Hang Out on Hospital Patients

In the study, researchers tested 399 hospital patients and found that 14% had superbugs...