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New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

But other experts warn it's too soon to say the treatment is safe

New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

But other experts warn it's too soon to say the treatment is safe

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New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

But other experts warn it's too soon to say the treatment is safe

Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Boys born to women in their late 20s, early 30s appeared to have the lowest risk, study found

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Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Boys born to women in their late 20s, early 30s appeared to have the lowest risk, study found

Specially Trained Pooch Sniffs Out Thyroid Cancer

Frankie, a German Shepherd mix, had 90 percent accuracy at spotting tumor traces in urine samples

Nuts Linked to Better Heart Health for Teens

Three small handfuls a week lowered risk factors in study, but few kids eat enough

A Sense of Purpose May Help Your Heart

Study finds physical rewards in meaningful activity

Could the 'Love Hormone' Be a Weight-Loss Aid for Men?

In small study, oxytocin tied to reduced food intake

Breast Cancer Survivors May Have Higher Thyroid Cancer Risk

It's unclear how the conditions might be connected; experts recommend caution

Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.

Newborns suffering from neonatal abstinence syndrome go through a difficult withdrawal

Air Pollution Linked to Increased Stroke Risk, Study Says

Narrowed neck arteries more common in areas with higher levels of fine particulate matter

Pneumonia in Early Childhood Tied to Higher Odds of Asthma

Lung problems before age 3 may have enduring impact, study says

Could Smartphones Lower Intelligence?

Study suggests that devices might promote lazy thinking and less brain use

Common Antiseptic Can Prevent Infant Deaths, Study Says

Findings useful for home births in developing countries

Always Sleepy After the Change to Daylight Saving Time?

Doctor offers tips to make 'springing forward' easier on your mind and body

When One Spouse Exercises, the Other May Start, Too

'Harness the power of the couple' to enhance health, researcher says

Teen Suicides by Hanging on the Rise Across U.S.

CDC urges doctors, others to look for warning signs

Easing Depression May Boost Heart Health, Study Finds

People with moderate to severe depression saw improved circulatory outcomes with antidepressants

Early Onset Hot Flashes May Point to Raised Heart Disease Risk

Studies found that the daily frequency of episodes seemed to matter, too

Women Take Longer to Reach Hospital After Heart Attack

That delay may help explain why women twice as likely to die, researchers say

Many U.S. Households Include Someone With Failing Memory

About half of those with recall issues say they interfere with daily life