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The numbers are dwindling.
There is no doubt that certain medications are extremely expensive.
In front of Congress, a senior vice president for the NFL testified that concussions progress to CTE in certain victims.
When kids play on their own without parents they tend to self-regulate.
Is it better to lose weight over along period of time or quickly?
The pollen serves as a trigger to make our immune systems react and try to protect us sensing a foreign attacker.
Do you want to know your personal genetic code and what diseases you might face some day?
One of the major issues for kids, especially those coached by parents, is being asked to do too much too soon.
Have you ever had a flu or stomach virus that was just “going around” and wonder why you got it and others didn’t?
Coronary artery calcification can be detected on CT scans or other studies and have been linked with heart disease.
The researchers compared two groups of smokers: those who set a date and those who did not set a date and tried to stop gradually.
These MRIs are often used in abdominal and pelvic diseases. But according to a new European study they may have a new use: predicting preterm labor in certain pregnant women.