New Test for Ovarian Cancer Finds More Cases
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May 4th, 2015
A new screening test for ovarian cancer can detect more women with the disease than previous methods, a new study from the United Kingdom suggests.
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Financial Stress Can Take a Toll on Women's Hearts
May 4th, 2015
For women, money problems may be linked with an increased risk of heart attack.
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Ebola Survivors Should Use Condoms Indefinitely, CDC Says
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May 1st, 2015
The Ebola virus can remain in semen for longer than previously thought, and men who survive the disease should always use a condom during sex, the CDC says.
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Probiotics May Help Relieve Seasonal Allergies
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May 4th, 2015
People with seasonal allergies may benefit from eating probiotics, scientists said after looking at 23 studies.
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Deadly, Lesser-Known Head and Neck Cancers Can't be Ignored (Op-Ed)
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May 2nd, 2015
When pain persists, always see a doctor — too many head and neck cancers grow deadly while they are ignored.
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Even a Little Walking Can Improve Your Health, Study Suggests
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April 30th, 2015
People who walk for just 30 minutes daily benefit from it, a new study finds.
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Kids with 'Night Terrors' More Likely to Sleepwalk
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May 4th, 2015
Young children with "night terrors" could be at greater risk for sleepwalking later in life, a new study from Canada suggests.
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Insomnia Can Worsen Chronic Pain Conditions
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May 1st, 2015
People who have problems sleeping may also be more sensitive to pain, new research finds.
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ADHD Rates Are Lower at Higher Elevations, Study Finds
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May 1st, 2015
Kids who live at higher elevations may face a lower risk of ADHD than kids who live closer to sea level, researchers say.
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