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Added Sugars Add To Diagnoses Of Diabetes

In our country, one in 11 people have type 2 diabetes. It does not end there – another 86 million Americans have pre-diabetes where their blood sugar levels are higher than they should be.

02/09/2015

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Study: Childhood Vaccines Are Safe

The Institute of Medicine, or IOM, has looked at the safety of childhood vaccines and a panel of experts reviewed their findings.

03/15/2013

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US Has Unhealthy Population

The US spends more on health care but lags behind other countries in health.

01/22/2013

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Lifestyle Choices For Preventing Breast Cancer

According to a new report from the Institute of Medicine, women may be able to reduce breast cancer risk by making certain healthy lifestyle choices.

12/13/2011

More Is Better In Health Care

Technology allows doctors to share and compare ideas about treatment in a way that may be better for patients.

12/16/2010