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Chicken Pox Deaths Plummet With Help Of Vaccine

Ever since the chicken pox vaccine became routine for kids back in 1995, deaths from the virus, also known as […]

Vaccine Mistrust Spreading To The Developing World

The public health community has gotten markedly better at distributing effective vaccines to the children who need them. But researchers […]

A Rubber Twist On Treating Tennis Elbow Pain

Larry Holzman — avid mountain-biker, skier and guitarist in a band — plays hard. And he didn’t want to give […]

One Woman’s Struggle To Shed Weight, And Shame

Part of an ongoing series on obesity in America. In her 37 years, Kara Curtis has seen every dress size […]

Your Health Podcast: Calorie Counts To Costly Vaccines

People with tinnitus hear unpleasant sounds that aren’t really there. Doctors can’t do much for this chronic ringing in the […]

Cognitive Dissonance: Euphoria Fancy Food Recalls ‘Uneviscerated Fish’

Euphoria Fancy Food of Brooklyn, New York, has recalled some preserved herring after state inspectors found it wasn’t “properly eviscerated […]

History Shows Medicare Can Be Cut While Sparing Beneficiaries

Lately you’d think President Obama was threatening to push Granny off the cliff. That’s pretty much been the reaction of […]

Wrapped In Memories: Baby’s First Blanket

When we asked you for photos of your newborns swaddled in a familiar pink-and-blue-striped receiving blanket, we never imagined such […]

Calif. Milk Board Dumps Controversial PMS Campaign

Even if the science was right, the message proved terribly wrong. The California Milk Processor Board pulled the plug on […]

FDA Reviews Possible Risk Of Rare Cancer From Bone Drugs

The Food and Drug Administration is trying to figure out, once and for all, if popular osteoporosis pills can increase […]

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