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3 Ways Obamacare Is Changing How A Hospital Cares For Patients

The Affordable Care Act is transforming more than health insurance. In hospitals around the country, the legislation could transform the […]

Emergency Contraceptive Pill Might Be Ineffective For Obese

The Food and Drug Administration says it is reviewing whether the maker of the most widely used emergency contraceptive pill […]

FDA Tells 23andMe To Stop Selling Popular Genetic Test

You don’t need to be an expert in the regulations covering medical tests to know that the Food and Drug […]

Eye Makeup Used To Protect Children Can Poison Them Instead

Putting black makeup around a baby’s eyes is a common tradition across India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Some parents think the […]

Mix Of Young And Old Signing Up For Health Care In California

In California, a state considered crucial to the success of the Affordable Care Act, older people are starting to enroll […]

Nuts For Longevity: Daily Handful Is Linked To Longer Life

Americans have not always been in love with nuts. Think about it: They’re loaded with calories and fat. Plus, they […]

Babies Seem To Know Themselves Soon After Birth

Understanding you exist as a person happens a lot sooner than you might think. A study involving 40 cute, pudgy […]

FAA Orders Apnea Testing For Overweight Pilots, Controllers

U.S. pilots and air traffic controllers who are deemed overweight will be screened for obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA, a […]

Video Game Creators Are Using Apps To Teach Empathy

Much of the modern education reform movement has centered around the drive for data. Standardized tests now gauge whether children […]

Latest Cholesterol Guidelines Invite Overtreatment, Critics Warn

The launch of new treatment guidelines is not a good time for confusion and controversy. But that’s precisely what’s happening […]

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