Three people were badly injured when a house exploded and collapsed in Baltimore. Officials say a gas line ruptured.
What does it mean when you get a faint line on a COVID test? There are a few possibilities. Doctors weigh in.
A 41 year-old woman's blood cancer was misdiagnosed as carpal tunnel because of her burning hand pain
When Roban Lampkin arrived at urgent care in searing pain, clinicians misdiagnosed her with carpal tunnel. She actually had multiple myeloma.
The virus is more likely to survive on certain foods, depending on the conditions in which they’re stored.
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Mark died because we didn’t care enough whether he kept on living, writes Melinda Henneberger. | Opinion
A woman who struggled to lose weight her whole life lost 35 pounds and has kept it off since having a brain implant
Robyn Baldwin looked at pictures of her favorite foods, from Taco Bell to peanut butter M&Ms, so researchers could see how her brain responded.
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Story at a glance Although alcohol consumption is a leading modifiable risk factor for cancer, many Americans are unaware of the link between the disease and drinking. Seven cancer types are associated with alcohol consumption, and risks increase alongside intake. Researchers suggest putting cancer warning labels on beverages could help raise awareness. A low number…
High intensity exercise may reduce the risk of metastatic cancer according to a new study. Here, experts explain what this means.
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When everyone around them stops taking pandemic precautions, it gets harder for immunocompromised Americans to protect themselves against COVID.
One of mayor-elect Karen Bass' stepdaughters was injured during a hit-and-run crash in the Fairfax District on Thursday. The injuries are not considered to be serious.
Sharp abdominal pain struck Jessie Sanders' body. For almost two weeks in November 2021, she couldn't eat, work out or move. All she did was lie in bed.
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It’s not your imagination. It seems like everyone is getting sick in Florida.
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Cases of gonorrhea — the second most common STI — are skyrocketing in the U.S.
A 'green' Mediterranean diet burns visceral fat faster than a classic Med diet, reducing risks of heart disease and cancer, study finds
A Mediterranean diet with extra greens can help you lose a risky type of body fat linked to health risks like heart disease, according to new studies.
But not all experts are convinced
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Kaiya Wilkins is in the hospital with life-threatening complications that are putting her heart, lungs and other vital organs at risk.
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The crash is still under investigation.
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The company behind a popular line of laundry detergent and cleaning products has issued a voluntary recall due to possible bacterial contamination. The Laundress first issued a safety notice on Nov. 17, urging customers to stop using its products completely. "We have identified the potential presence of elevated levels of bacteria in some of our products that present a safety concern," the company wrote in part, before adding that it would provide an update at a later date.
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Health officials said Friday that 7.5% of outpatient medical visits last week were due to flu-like illnesses. The annual winter flu season usually doesn’t get going until December or January, but this one began early and has been complicated by the simultaneous spread of other viruses. Other years also didn't have this year's unusually strong wave of RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, a common cause of cold-like symptoms that can be serious for infants and the elderly.
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Black physicians are fascinated but not surprised by recent data that suggests Black people’s brains are likely to age faster than those of other races due to stressors such as racism.
We asked nine questions of an obesity researcher, who wants you to think differently about your weight—and dieting.