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Healthy Diet: Small Changes, Big Results
Making small diet improvements over time may lower your risk of dying, according to a new study.
Breastfeeding: A Possible Hidden Benefit
Mothers who breastfeed their children longer may be less likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a new study.
Green Light for First Sickle Cell Rx in 20 Years
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first medication to treat sickle cell disease in almost 20 years.
Home Medication Errors on the Rise
Medication errors at home have drastically increased over the years, according to a new study.
The Benefits of Your Morning Coffee
Here's another reason to look forward to your morning cup of coffee: It might make you live longer.
These Cosmetics May Be Harmful
Check your cabinet for these recently recalled cosmetics.
Epinephrine: Rarely Used When Needed Most
Given at the right time, epinephrine can save lives, but many kids were not receiving this important medication when they needed it most, a new study found.
The Lowdown on Advance Directives
Nearly two-thirds of Americans hadn't completed an advance directive, according to a new study.
Cooling Cap May Cut Hair Loss Tied to Chemo
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the use of a cooling cap to minimize hair loss in those who are receiving chemotherapy.
The Link Between TBI and Dementia
Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) may raise your risk for dementia later on, a new study found.