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Johnson & Johnson will list drug prices in 2019-02-07 13:39:26Johnson & Johnson plans to air first TV ads disclosing list prices of its prescription drugs

FDA alerts more doctors of rare cancer with 2019-02-07 12:37:10FDA tells more doctors to watch for rare cancer linked to breast implants

Suit: Pharmacy officer knew but didn't stop excessive 2019-02-07 12:28:03A new wrongful-death lawsuit alleges an Ohio hospital's chief pharmacy officer knew about staff prescribing, approving and administering excessive pa

Pittsburgh water agency to spend $50M to replace 2019-02-07 12:11:32Pittsburgh's beleaguered water authority will spend $50 million to replace lead service lines, give filters to low-income residents and take other st

Tests suggest scientists achieved 1st 'in body' gene 2019-02-07 12:06:32Scientists think they have achieved the first gene editing inside the body, altering DNA in adults to try to treat a disease

Explaining Trump's talk of 'late-term abortions' 2019-02-07 11:36:31A new law and a governor's comments prompted the mention.

WATCH: How antibiotics mess with your gut 2019-02-07 10:39:15Inside Science looks at the possible effects of antibiotics on the human gut.

How antibiotics mess with your gut 2019-02-07 10:17:56Our bodies are full of bacteria and other microbes.

WATCH: FDA issues new warnings on breast 2019-02-07 08:56:09ABC News Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton shares what women should know about the symptoms for which they need to look.

Company claims to have 'complete cure for cancer' 2019-02-07 06:36:40AEBi, a biopharmaceutical company, claims it will have a cure for cancer within a year. Those claims are probably too good to be true.

How health care played into Trump’s State of 2019-02-07 00:21:45The president laid out a series of health-related goals.

WATCH: Mom reveals to police officer on 2019-02-06 22:41:20Abbie Dunkle, 35, of Highland, Illinois, donated her kidney to Ryan Armistead, a police officer from Missouri, on Jan. 22.

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Measles Outbreak: Your Questions Answered 2019-02-20 10:22:01The disease was declared eliminated in 2000. So far this year, there have been more than 100 cases.

Legalize Pot? Amid Opioid Crisis, Some New Hampshire 2019-02-20 05:00:12While nearby states have pushed to legalize recreational pot, some people in New Hampshire are resisting. After opioids, they wonder why anyone would

Well : Loneliness Is Bad for Your Health. 2019-02-20 05:00:05A specific approach to mindfulness may increase sociability.

Phys Ed: How Many Push-Ups Can You Do? 2019-02-20 05:00:01Men who could get through 40 or more push-ups had 96 percent less risk of heart problems in the next 10 years than those who quit at 10 or fewer.

Five Things I Wish I’d Known Before My 2019-02-19 17:59:25Finding out you have a chronic illness — one that will, by definition, never go away — changes things, both for you and those you love.

Q&A: A Tree Grows in — Well, You 2019-02-19 17:30:43Fruit on trees grown near outhouses and latrines usually is safe. That’s not true of produce found on the ground in the same areas.

Spinning With My Shrink 2019-02-19 05:00:01On the stationary bike in front of me was a person who probably knew more about me than I knew about myself. How did that make me feel?

Kaiser Permanente’s New Medical School Will Waive Tuition 2019-02-19 04:15:05By eliminating the financial burden of a medical education, the school hopes that more students will choose family medicine and other vital but lower-

Saving the Bats, One Cave at a Time 2019-02-18 11:34:21Biologists are searching caves and abandoned mines in the West, hoping to spare many species of the winged creatures from the devastating fungus, whit

The Checkup: Having Anesthesia Once as a Baby 2019-02-18 07:25:49Although earlier studies in animals suggested a connection, the new research should reassure parents whose children need surgery, experts say.

Personal Health: The Case Against Cough Medicine 2019-02-18 05:00:02Evidence is sorely lacking for the value of any over-the-counter remedy to treat most coughs.

Embryo ‘Adoption’ Is Growing, but It’s Getting Tangled 2019-02-17 20:54:34Many agencies that offer donated embryos, including most of those supported by federal grants, are affiliated with Christian or anti-abortion rights o

Scientific American: Health

Gene in Infamous Experiment on Embryos Points to New! 2019-02-21 15:00:00Biology at the center of last year’s contentious gene-edited twins result may hold other benefits for brain injury -- Read more on ScientificAme

Warming Climate Implies More Flies—and Disease 2019-02-20 22:39:00The incidence of foodborne illness could jump in a warming world, due to an increase in housefly activity. Christopher Intagliata reports. -- Read mor

Vaccine Rejection: Truth and Consequences 2019-02-20 14:45:00Kent State epidemiologist Tara Smith talks about vaccines, recent preventable measles outbreaks and her 2017 journal article on vaccine rejection.

2019 Fitness Goals and Trends from 7 Experts 2019-02-20 14:00:00Before you set your fitness goals in stone, here are a few wishes from some fitness professionals that you may want to keep in mind -- Read more on Sc

How Drug Company Ads Downplay Risks 2019-02-20 12:30:00Study shows the power of the “argument dilution effect” -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Eliminating HIV in Black Communities 2019-02-20 12:00:00Trump’s plan to end new HIV/AIDS diagnoses by 2030 misses a key element: prevention -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

FDA Issues Warning about Young-Blood Transfusions 2019-02-20 10:45:00Plasma from young people offers “no proven clinical benefit” as a treatment against aging or Alzheimer’s disease, the agency says --

Human Diet Drugs Kill Mosquitoes' Appetite, Too 2019-02-16 15:30:00When researchers fed mosquitoes a drug used to treat people for obesity, the insects were less interested in hunting for their next human meal ticket.

Does Eating Organic Reduce Cancer Risk? 2019-02-16 10:00:00A recent study claims to confirm that eating organic can reduce your risk of getting cancer. But a closer look at the details reveals a different stor

The Dangers of Flying While Allergic 2019-02-13 07:00:00Nuts and other foods served on planes can be devastating for those with sensitivities—but the risks can be avoided -- Read more on ScientificAme

When Cancer Threatens a Woman's Fertility 2019-02-12 12:00:00Solutions exist, but they’re costly—and 45 states don’t require that insurance cover them -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Stopping the World's Biggest Infectious Killer 2019-02-11 07:00:00Science holds the key for ending tuberculosis, but greater effort and sustained innovation are crucial -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

MedicineNet Daily News

Health Tip: Eat Less Salt 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Health Tip: Eat Less SaltCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Common Yeast Infection Treatment Tied to Miscarriage, Birth 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Common Yeast Infection Treatment Tied to Miscarriage, Birth DefectsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/

Heart Attacks Rising Among Younger Women 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Heart Attacks Rising Among Younger WomenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Should You Get Tested for the 'Breast Cancer 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Should You Get Tested for the 'Breast Cancer Genes'?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20/2019 12:00

Screen Time for the Very Young Has Doubled 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Screen Time for the Very Young Has Doubled in 20 Years: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20/201

AHA News: Could 'Cardio-Obstetrics' Curb Rise in Pregnancy-Related 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: AHA News: Could 'Cardio-Obstetrics' Curb Rise in Pregnancy-Related Deaths?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial R

'Miracle' Young Blood Infusion Treatments Unproven, Potentially Harmful: 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: 'Miracle' Young Blood Infusion Treatments Unproven, Potentially Harmful: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial

AHA News: Living Near Convenience Stores Could Raise 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: AHA News: Living Near Convenience Stores Could Raise Risk of Artery-Clogging ConditionCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast E

Gut Microbes May Help Drive Lupus, Study Finds 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Gut Microbes May Help Drive Lupus, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey Products Now 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey Products Now at 279 Cases: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review

FDA Fell Short in Preventing Fentanyl Abuse Crisis, 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: FDA Fell Short in Preventing Fentanyl Abuse Crisis, Report ClaimsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/20

Brief Morning Exercise Helps Ease Blood Pressure Throughout 2019-02-21 02:00:00Title: Brief Morning Exercise Helps Ease Blood Pressure Throughout the DayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/

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Teens view anxiety, depression as biggest problems in 2019-02-20 17:50:48 Most American teenagers say they view anxiety and depression as a major problem in the communities where they live, a Pew study released Wednesday in

Food allergy linked to certain form of eczema, 2019-02-20 16:06:52 The answer to whether a kid with eczema also develops a food allergy could lie just beneath the surface of their skin, a new study says.

Veterans with PTSD have stronger bonds with service 2019-02-20 14:31:33 New research shows that service dogs and veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder have an unusually strong connection, a new study says.

Google health-related searches double a week before ER 2019-02-20 12:17:19 Google searches can tell a lot about a person, like when they are likely to visit the hospital.

Report: The number of cancer survivors grows as 2019-02-20 10:59:45 As the number of cancer survivors in the United States continue to grow, the number of

U.S. women have lower blood pressure, more obesity 2019-02-20 09:20:32 People in the United States may be getting control of their blood pressure, but their weight is another story, a new study says.

Morning exercise may lower blood pressure for older, 2019-02-20 04:05:07 Just 30 minutes of daily walking can lower blood pressure for overweight or obese people between ages 55 and 80, according to a study published Wedne

Gut microbiome imbalances may help diagnose, track lupus 2019-02-19 17:35:45 Scientists have pinpointed gut bacteria that may cause painful flareups in people with Lupus, and this discovery that could lead to finding a better

Eating nuts may lower cardiovascular disease risk from 2019-02-19 16:39:26 Eating nuts may give people with type 2 diabetes a better chance of staving off cardiovascular risk.

FDA: Taking blood from young donors not clinically 2019-02-19 16:06:15 Many older people are infusing young people's plasma into their bodies, but the Food and Drug Administration says there is no clinical benefit to th

Study: High-carb, low-protein diets may extend lifespan 2019-02-19 13:01:11 Despite carbohydrate becoming a bad word to many in the fitness and diet communities, researchers say that a low-protein, high carbohydrate diet is l

Strep throat bacteria can turn deadly, study says 2019-02-19 10:58:45 The same bacteria that causes strep throat can also turn into a dangerous, flesh-eating disease, a new study shows.

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Measles epidemic in Madagascar kills more than 900, New! 2019-02-21 12:41:14The World Health Organization says that an epidemic of measles in Madagascar has caused more than 900 deaths.

Kratom 'poisonings' have increased 50-fold in recent years New! 2019-02-21 12:03:34Calls to U.S. poison centers regarding the herbal supplement kratom have increased dramatically in recent years, a new study finds.

THC found in Valentine's Day food samples taken New! 2019-02-21 11:47:00Investigators say THC was detected in food samples taken from an Atlanta middle school where 28 students were taken to the hospital after complaining

Woman dies after eating mushroom dish at Michelin-starred New! 2019-02-21 11:19:16A Michelin-starred restaurant in Spain remains shuttered as investigators await the autopsy results of a 46-year-old woman who died days after reporte

Mom shares haunting drug overdose photo to warn New! 2019-02-21 09:41:45A Delaware mother is hoping the heartbreaking image of her identifying her son’s body at the morgue after he overdosed on opioids and fentanyl w

Daycare staffer's rare, potentially deadly infection prompts request 2019-02-20 22:39:53A Nebraska daycare facility is asking parents of non-immunized children to keep their kids at home after one of its employees was hospitalized wi

Adopted Texas man, 71, meets biological sisters after 2019-02-20 15:40:31A 71-year-old Texas man who spent years searching for his biological family was finally able to meet them thanks to DNA testing.

Doctors have been prescribing fentanyl to the wrong 2019-02-20 13:04:03Prescription fentanyl, a highly potent and immediate-release drug meant for people with advanced cancer who have been on an opioid treatment, has been

As suicide rates rise, college students band together 2019-02-20 12:44:47Suicide is the second leading cause of death among teens, prompting college students to organize an unprecedented national mental health conference.

Mom who suffered heart attack while pregnant warns 2019-02-20 12:13:39When Eliz Greene was 35 and pregnant, the unthinkable happened—she had a heart attack.

Eating nuts tied to lower heart disease risk 2019-02-20 11:12:52People with diabetes who regularly eat nuts may be less likely to develop heart disease than their counterparts who rarely, if ever, consume nuts, a U

Minnesota man devastated by cancer diagnosis after surviving 2019-02-20 10:15:57The miraculous story involving a Minnesota man who survived for two nights in his car while stuck in the middle of a blizzard in North Dakota has take

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