A new study linking uterine cancer in women to using hair-straightening chemicals has sparked a deeper conversation about the pressure some Black women face to straighten their hair.
The Today show weather anchor, 68, is back in the hospital and had been treated for blood clots in his leg and lungs
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Two new studies presented Tuesday suggest that a standard procedure for treating arthritis may in fact be making the disease worse than preventing it.
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It’s not your imagination. It seems like everyone is getting sick in South Florida.
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Testing, masking, avoiding indoor crowded settings and keeping vaccinations and boosters up to date are the best strategies we have to stay safe
The study’s findings may eventually lead to the development of probiotics specifically for people who come down with COVID.
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The coronavirus has continued to mutate, and two new Omicron subvariants have become dominant in the U.S., according to the CDC. The subvariants, called BQ.1 and BQ.1.1, now account for more than half of infections nationwide.
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It's been found that an average of 80-90% of lung cancer related deaths are related to smoking.
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A diet rich in vegetables, whole grains, beans and lentils can cut the risk of bowel cancer in men by more than a fifth, research suggests.
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A New York mother is sharing details of her daughter's battle with RSV, a respiratory virus that health officials warn may continue to spread this holiday season, along with the flu and COVID-19. Anita Binayi-Ghiam said her 3-year-old daughter Ella began having difficulty breathing during the last week of October.
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Find out why, and how to stress less and protect your heart health.
Binge eating treatment: Doctors are testing deep brain stimulation to control the urge to overeat, which can lead to weight loss. Woman shares what it was like.
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Every year, more than a million people are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and one out of every 10 Americans has type 2 diabetes. “Diabetes is bad. It’s the leading cause of blindness. It increases heart disease risk,” says Dr. John Whyte. “It really needs to be taken seriously.” Dr. Whyte, Chief Medical Officer at WebMD and author of Take Control of Your Diabetes Risk, joins Dr. Phil on Tuesday’s episode and offers tips for taking control of your health. In the video above, hear why he says diabetes needs to be taken seriously, and he busts myths surrounding the disease. Tune in to Tuesday's episode, “Procreation Debate: Is it Smart to Have Children?” to find out one of the most important ways to combat diabetes. Check local listings to see where you can watch.
A Japanese biotech firm says it has developed the world's first early screening test for pancreatic cancer, using the powerful noses of tiny worms. Hirotsu Bio Science this month launched its N-NOSE plus Pancreas test, marketing directly to consumers in Japan and with aims to bring the test to the United States by 2023. Users send a urine sample through a special mail pouch to a lab, where it is put in a petri dish with a species of nematodes.
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Correction: Approximately 2,900 Americans have died from the flu so far this season. The data was incorrect in an earlier version of this story. Flu season is intensifying in the U.S. with more than 6 million cases confirmed so far, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported on Monday. The federal health agency…
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Antibiotics are very effective but that doesn’t mean they’re meant to treat every cough, ache and sniffle. So when do you actually need one? Here's what experts say.
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ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton talks through some of the symptoms outside of chest pain that could be a sign of a heart attack.
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Injectable medications Ozempic and Wegovy have gone viral thanks to its weight loss benefits. Here's what to know about semaglutide and its side effects.
Multiple teams are studying the drug's effects on chronic Long COVID symptoms such as fatigue and brain fog.
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One big change makes this business stand out from a typical bakery.
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Amoxicillin Is In Short Supply. Here’s What To Know About The Liquid Antibiotic That’s Commonly Used To Treat Kids.
The shortage of this liquid antibiotic, which is often the first-choice treatment for children’s ear infections and other problems, is expected to last several months.View Entire Post ›