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Patient records found at shuttered Indiana abortion clinics 2019-09-20 20:40:25Indiana's attorney general says thousands of patient medical records have been found at three shuttered Indiana abortion clinics operated by a late d

Alabama gov begins treatment for cancerous spot on 2019-09-20 19:07:57Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey underwent an outpatient procedure ahead of a series of radiation treatments after a cancerous spot was found on her lung

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its 2019-09-20 18:26:42Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores in the wake of string of deaths related to vaping

NHL goaltenders getting concussions at an alarming rate 2019-09-20 15:09:16NHL goaltenders are getting concussions at an alarming rate in recent seasons

Nurses, auto strikes may be signs of awakening 2019-09-20 15:01:06Registered nurses staged a one-day strike against Tenet Health hospitals in Florida, California and Arizona on Friday, demanding better working condit

The Latest: Patient records found at closed abortion 2019-09-20 12:18:43Indiana's attorney general says thousands of patient medical records have been found at three shuttered Indiana abortion clinics operated by a late a

Correction: Rare Mosquito Disease story 2019-09-20 11:29:15Correction: Rare Mosquito Disease story

After rural hospital's closure, county seeks other options 2019-09-20 11:23:01Nearly two years ago, rural Patrick County in the foothills of southern Virginia lost its only hospital

Philippines confirms 2nd polio case after declaring outbreak 2019-09-20 10:20:15Philippine health officials have confirmed a second case of polio in a 5-year-old child a day after declaring the country's first outbreak in nearly

3M halting some work in Alabama for environmental 2019-09-20 10:00:02A company that's facing lawsuits and public scrutiny over pollution from a north Alabama plant says it's suspending some manufacturing work because

Central America's dengue epidemic deadly in Honduras 2019-09-20 00:13:20Honduras is battling an especially deadly outbreak of dengue fever, with at least 135 people dead from dengue there this year, nearly two-thirds of th

US vaping illnesses top 500, Missouri man is 2019-09-19 19:18:12US health officials revise count of vaping-related illnesses to 530; Missouri man is 8th death

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Women Poop. Sometimes At Work. Get Over It. 2019-09-17 19:59:39Why must the bathroom continue to be fraught?

States Rush to Limit Vaping, but Results Remain 2019-09-17 19:55:50Without knowing what has caused a spate of vaping-related illnesses, experts said it was unclear whether new state and local regulations could have mu

Virtual Reality Video Games That Double as Exercise 2019-09-17 17:30:05Virtual reality is still niche, but a growing crop of VR games with a fitness element may inspire people to pick up a headset. Here’s what to kn

The Temporary Memory Lapse of Transient Global Amnesia 2019-09-17 16:32:32Those with T.G.A. do not experience any alteration in consciousness or abnormal movements. Only the ability to lay down memories is affected.

Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter 2019-09-17 13:28:29As the authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market

Alex Trebek Says He’s in a New Round 2019-09-17 12:30:17The “Jeopardy!” host revealed in March that he had Stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

Antibiotics Tied to Heart Valve Problems 2019-09-17 11:32:00The class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones (Cipro, Levaquin and others) may increase the risk of heart valve problems.

Meat Is Murder. But You Know That Already. 2019-09-17 11:04:44In his new essay collection, “We Are the Weather,” Jonathan Safran Foer turns his attention to the climate crisis. Mark Bittman weighs in.

Would a Purdue Bankruptcy Protect the Sacklers? Good 2019-09-17 08:21:51Here’s what the OxyContin maker’s Chapter 11 filing means and doesn’t mean.

Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin, Files for Bankruptcy 2019-09-17 08:02:23The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected to

Why We Feel Compelled to Say ‘Bless You’ 2019-09-17 05:00:02Attributing divine blessing to a sneeze may serve various functions when ordinary explanations are lacking.

As Congo’s Ebola Outbreak Drags On, Untracked Cases 2019-09-17 01:24:52On tour in Africa, American officials said the U.S. would keep providing aid. But Congo’s response has been uneven, and the former health minist

Scientific American: Health

Fight or Flight May Be in Our Bones 2019-09-12 11:45:00A protein released from bone is involved in triggering the body’s reaction to stress -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Perks of Being Outdoors Backed Up By 2019-09-12 09:00:00The cover story of our latest issue of Scientific American Health & Medicine explores this sweeping new study -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

What Wolves in Yellowstone Can Teach Us about 2019-09-11 12:00:00Your body, like the national park, is an ecosystem—and all ecosystems are not the same -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Immune-Cell Pioneers Win Prestigious Lasker Medical Award 2019-09-10 15:00:00The prizes honored the discoverers of B and T cells, the inventors of a breast cancer treatment, and a vaccination NGO -- Read more on ScientificAmeri

New Clues to the Way We Metabolize Sugar 2019-09-08 12:00:00A gene that appeared sometime after humans began processing their food seems to protect some people from type 2 diabetes -- Read more on ScientificAme

Fetal Scans and Mammograms--There's a Groupon for That 2019-09-07 09:00:00Discount coupons let patients pin down costs before treatment, but raise worries about unnecessary tests and radiation -- Read more on ScientificAmeri

Contaminant That May Be Causing the Mysterious Vaping-Related 2019-09-06 11:00:00Many of the products used by sick patients contained an oil derived from vitamin E, according to news reports -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

What Can Genes Tell Us about Fitness? 2019-09-06 09:30:00Can understanding our genes help us get fit and healthy? Get-Fit Guy interviewed Dr. Dan Reardon of FitnessGenes to find out -- Read more on Scientifi

Failure to Condemn: A Global Health Crisis Targeting 2019-09-05 12:00:00Rep. Ilhan Omar missed an opportunity to call out the victimization of women and girls through female genital mutilation or cutting -- Read more on Sc

What Chili Peppers Can Teach Us about Pain 2019-09-05 11:00:00U.C. San Francisco researcher and Breakthrough Prize–winner David Julius talks about capsaicin, opioids and snake vision -- Read more on Scienti

Can You Be Healthy at Any Size? 2019-09-05 09:30:00It’s not that your weight doesn’t matter. It’s just that it’s not the only thing that matters -- Read more on ScientificAmeric

Spaceflight Alters the Gut Microbes of Mice and 2019-09-05 06:45:00Intestinal bacteria in mice on the space shuttle and International Space Station underwent changes similar to those of astronaut Scott Kelly -- Read m

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Scientists Discover New Way Fat Harms Your Arteries 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Scientists Discover New Way Fat Harms Your ArteriesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00

Smarter Snacks for Football Fans 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Smarter Snacks for Football FansCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Keeping Blood Sugar Steady Helps You Live Longer 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Keeping Blood Sugar Steady Helps You Live Longer With DiabetesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/20

Cases of Vaping-Linked Lung Illness Rise to 530 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Cases of Vaping-Linked Lung Illness Rise to 530 Across 38 States: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review:

Flavored E-Cigarette Use Soars Among Young Adults 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Flavored E-Cigarette Use Soars Among Young AdultsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 A

Vaping-Linked Lung Illness Claims 8th Life 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Vaping-Linked Lung Illness Claims 8th LifeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Opioid Prescriptions for Eye Surgery Patients Surge 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Opioid Prescriptions for Eye Surgery Patients SurgeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00

AHA News: These Diets Helped Women With Diabetes 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: AHA News: These Diets Helped Women With Diabetes Cut Heart Attack, Stroke RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial

Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer Outcomes 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer OutcomesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:0

Water in Your Ear After a Swim? Here's 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Water in Your Ear After a Swim? Here's How to Get It OutCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12

The Most Common NFL Sports Injuries and Recovery 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: The Most Common NFL Sports Injuries and RecoveryCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Take a Fresh Look at Fitness Classes 2019-09-21 03:00:00Title: Take a Fresh Look at Fitness ClassesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

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Cyberbullying on rise in US: 12-year-old was 'all-American 2019-09-21 06:00:44Statistics show online bullying increased among teens and tweens 3.5 percent since the 2014-2015 school year.

Mom told 'healthy' son has 2 holes in 2019-09-20 15:36:35A British mom who claims she was told her infant son was healthy both before and after he was born recently learned the young boy will require op

Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes at its stores 2019-09-20 14:45:19Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs following a string illnesses and deaths related to vap

Mom whose son was bullied, attempted suicide speaks 2019-09-20 13:19:50A United Kingdom mother whose son was severely bullied is detailing the cruelty he faced that eventually led him to attempt suicide.

Spider bite leaves woman with gaping hole in 2019-09-20 11:38:14She is now urging others to get suspected bites checked.

Zantac cancer concerns halt shipments of generic versions 2019-09-20 11:28:56A division of Novartis, a pharmaceutical company based in Switzerland, has halted shipments of generic versions of the heartburn medication Zantac aft

Pregnant bride dies after suffering stroke moments before 2019-09-20 10:41:08The 30-year-old nurse, was six months pregnant and apparently healthy when she fell ill in the limo on the way to the church last Sunday in São

Should you get the flu shot? What to 2019-09-20 09:51:30Here's what you need to know about this year's flu season.