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Second Report on Toxins in Baby Foods Finds Continuing Problems
Senate OKs Bill to Overhaul Infant Formula Rules
Setting Time Limits on Opioid Prescriptions Might Reduce Misuse
Shortage of Primary Care Doctors Is Costing American Lives
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Sickle Cell Puts Black Patients at Higher Risk for Severe COVID
Significant Shortages of Baby Formula Seen in U.S.
Simple Step Gets More School Kids Eating Their Veggies
Skipping Meals Could Shave Years Off Your Life
Sluggish Coworker? Maybe They 'Pigged Out' Last Night
Smile When You Get That COVID Vaccine, It'll Hurt Less
Smog Harms Women's Brains, But One Food May Help Buffer the Damage
Smoggy Air Might Help Spur Sinusitis
Soaring Food Prices Are Tough on Older Americans, Poll Finds
Social Media 'Kid Influencers' Are Promoting Junk Foods
Some COVID Survivors Can't Regain Weight Lost During Illness
Some Folks Do Age Slower Than Others
Some Long Haul COVID Patients Are Feeling Better After Vaccination
Some Vegetarian Diets Are Much Healthier Than Others
Special Therapy Brings Relief to Patients With Chronic Back Pain
Spouses Share a Lot – Including Heart Health, Study Shows
Started Early, Drug Combo Eases Fatigue of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Study
'Stepped' Approach to Exercise Can Help With Arthritic Knees
Stick With These Foods to Help You Lose Weight
Stomach Ills May Signal COVID-19 in Kids, Study Says
Stool Samples From the 1980s Hold Clues to Fighting HIV Today
Stressed Out in Lockdown, America's Young Adults Are Overeating
Stroke Can Leave Folks Thinking One Hand Is Bigger Than the Other
Stubbed Your Toe? Only Real Swear Words Help Dull the Pain
Stuck at Home, Suffering With COVID? Experts Offer Guidance on Care
Studies Show COVID-19 Can Infect and Harm Digestive Organs
Study Casts Doubt on Mediterranean Diet's Benefit to Brain
Study Debunks Notion That Statin Meds Trigger Muscle Aches
Sweet News: Chocolate May Help Your Heart
Switch to Plant-Based Diet Can Cut Your Odds for Stroke
Switch to Plant-Based Diet Could Protect Older Women's Brains
Table Set for One May Be Tough on Women's Hearts
Take Steps to Protect Your Feet This Winter
Taking a Shot at Pain Relief After Knee Replacement
Tasty, Nutritious School Lunches for Your Budget
Teens May Have Eaten Healthier During Pandemic
Texting Your Way to Better Health After Heart Attack
That Morning Cup of Coffee May Extend Your Life
The 5 Foods That Cut Your Odds for Colon Cancer
The B Vitamins: Put Them on Your A List
There's a Secret to Getting Kids to Eat Vegetables
Think a Little Alcohol Might Be Healthy? Think Again
Timing of Meals Could Alter Your Mood
Tingling, Burning in Your Feet? Common Condition May Be the Cause
Tips for Making 2021 a Healthier Year
Tips for Safe Grocery Shopping
Tips for 'Stomaching' the Holidays If You Have IBS
Tips to Food-Fueling Your Active Vegan Child
Too Many Fertility Specialists Still Use a Painful, Useless Procedure: Study
Too Many Sugary Sodas Might Harm Your Kidneys
Too Much Red Meat Might Harm Your Heart
Too Much Restaurant Fare Could Shorten Your Life
Too Much Sitting Could Mean Worse Outcomes for Cancer Survivors
'Tough Guy' Mentality Keeps Athletes in Denial About Pain
Troubled Infant Formula Plant Resumes Production
Two Common Eating Habits That Can Really Pile on Pounds
U.S. Baby Formula Shortage Worsens
U.S. Kidney Transplant Outcomes Are Improving
U.S. Kids Are Eating More 'Ultraprocessed' Foods
U.S. Life Expectancy Drops for 2nd Year in a Row
U.S. Opens Baby Formula Market to Foreign Suppliers
Ultra-Processed Foods Are Ultra-Bad for Your Heart
Ultra-Processed Foods Might Help Drive Inflammatory Bowel Disease
'Ultra-Processed' Foods Up Odds for a Second Heart Attack or Stroke
Under 50 and Had a Heart Attack? Quit Smoking, and You'll Live Longer
Upping Fruit, Veggies, Grain Intake Can Cut Your Diabetes Risk by 25%
USDA Gets Tough on Salmonella in Breaded Chicken Products
Vegan Diets Tied to Higher Bone Fracture Risk
Vegetarian Diet Could Help Fight Off Disease: Study
Vegetarian Women at Higher Odds for Hip Fracture
Video Games May Sabotage Fitness Among College Students
Visiting a 'Dental Fear' Clinic Can Help Improve a Child's Smile
Vitamin D Could Help Extend Your Life: Study
Vitamin D Deficiency Common in Young Black, Hispanic Americans
Vitamin D May Lower Black Women's Odds for COVID-19
Vitamin D Might Help Prevent Early-Onset Colon Cancer
Vitamins: It's Best to Get Them From Food, Not a Bottle
Want Added Years? Try Volunteering
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Want Reliable Diet Advice? Don't Head to TikTok
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Want to Avoid Dementia? Add Some Color to Your Plate
Want to Avoid Glaucoma? Look at What You Eat
Want to Live Longer? Exercise Is Key, Study Confirms
Watch Their Backs -- Don't Overload Those Schoolbags
Weather and Arthritis: Is There Really a Connection?
Weight-Loss Surgery Has Long-Term Benefits for Pain, Mobility
Wendy's Pulls Lettuce From Sandwiches Over Possible Link to E. Coli Outbreak
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What Is Endometriosis, and How Is It Treated?
What Is the Mediterranean Diet, and How Can It Help You?
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What Parents Need to Know About Cronobacter Bacteria in Baby Formula
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What's for Lunch? Often, It's What Your Co-Workers Are Having
'What's Wrong With Me?' Young COVID Survivors Battle Long-Haul Symptoms
When Pot Is Legal, Prescriptions for Pain, Depression, Anxiety and Sleep Drop: Study
When Soda Tax Repealed, Soda Sales Rebound: Study
Which Americans Live Longest? Race, Region May Be Key
Which Diets Help You Keep the Weight From Coming Back?
Which Exercise Regimen Works Best to Ease Lower Back Pain?
Which Foods Might Reduce Your Odds for Dementia?
Which Seafood Has the Highest Amount of Microplastics?
Which Source of Dietary Fiber Works Best?
White Women Tend to Get Better Pain Management After Childbirth
Who Is Using Herbal Kratom?
Whole Grains Every Day: Key to Your Health and Waistline
Whole Wheat Better for You Than White Bread, Study Confirms
Who's Most Likely to Binge Eat Amid Pandemic?
Why Are Young Black Americans Becoming Less Heart-Healthy?
Why Exercise? Researchers Say It Prevents 3.9 Million Deaths a Year
Why Home-Made Baby Formula Is a Bad Idea
Why Is American Food So Unhealthy?
Wildlife Park's 'Splash Pad' Source of Severe Gastro Infections in Kids
Will High-Protein Diets Help the Middle-Aged Build Muscle?
Will You Be Depositing at the 'Stool Bank' Someday?
With Certain Oils Gone, Margarine May Now Be Healthier Than Butter
With PFAS in Packaging, How Safe Is Microwave Popcorn?
Women Get Help Later Than Men When Heart Attack Strikes
Women in Their 50s Can Lower Their Stroke Risk – Here's How
Working From Home Brings Its Own Health Perils: Survey
Working From Home? Posture, Ergonomics Can Make It Safe
Working Off Your Quarantine Weight Gain
Would You Like Phthalates With That? Fast Food Contains Industrial Chemicals: Report
You Can Garden Your Way to Better Health
You Could Live 9 Years Longer in Hawaii Than in Mississippi, New Data Shows
Younger Age Doesn't Boost Survival With Advanced Colon Cancer
Your Daily Vitamin D From Tomatoes? Gene Tweak Could Make It Happen
Your Diet Could Cut Your Odds for Severe COVID-19
Your Dog's Gut Microbes Change Quickly With New Diet
Your Expectations Could Shape Your Odds for Vaccine Side Effects
Your Height Could Be a Factor in Disease Risk
Your Plant-Based Diet Could Really Help the Planet
Your Salt Shaker May Prove Deadly, Study Finds
Your Sushi May Serve Up Parasitic Worms
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