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Both the Journal of the American Medical Association and the British Medical Journal have taken a serious look at whether apps are...
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Among those who are joining the cause, at least temporarily, is Philadelphia schools superintendent William Hite.
The results of the study were reportedly presented at an American Association for Cancer Research meeting in Philadelphia.
Think of it as “Trip Advisor” for the ill. Medicare is basing the star ratings on patient satisfaction surveys.
GlaxoSmithKline is recalling a popular four-in-one flu vaccine because its effectiveness can decline over time.
If the condition goes untreated, it can lead to esophageal cancer, a disease, doctors say, that has a low survival rate.
Teen smoking hit a new low last year while the popularity of electronic cigarettes and water pipes boomed, a government report shows.
It’s no secret that being obese has dire consequences for your health, but it could also be affecting your job prospects.
For U.S. moms, the typical time between pregnancies is about 2½ years but nearly a third of women space their children too close, a government study shows.
Those with breathing problems like snoring and sleep apnea were diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment about 10 years earlier than people who did not have sleep-related breathing problems.
A local study shows that just a few weeks of work can go a long way to improve balance.
Actress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
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The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.
What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.