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Posted: 2014-08-25 21:51:47
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Have you ever answered the phone in the morning to discover it was actually your alarm clock going off, or had a conversation in the middle of the night and woken up the next day with no recollection...
Posted: 2014-08-18 15:10:28
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Over the past half century, the prevalence of childhood disabilities in the United States has been on the rise, possibly due to an increased awareness about these issues. Now a study published...
Posted: 2014-08-14 14:12:40
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved an at-home colon cancer test. Called Cologuard , it is the first stool-based screening test that detects certain DNA mutations and red blood...
Posted: 2014-08-12 20:38:30
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Hand sanitizer doesn't help in schools
School children get low marks when it comes to spreading germs, often sharing bugs with their classmates. So scientists wondered if putting hand sanitizers into elementary school classrooms would...
Posted: 2014-07-28 19:31:25
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Even a 5-minute run can help prevent heart disease
Good news for runners: A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology suggests running, even for a few minutes a day, can reduce your risk of dying from heart disease...
Posted: 2014-07-24 18:07:16
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Acetaminophen may not relieve back pain
Doctors often suggest taking acetaminophen for low back pain relief. But according to a new study, the popular painkiller isn’t any more effective in alleviating an aching back than letting...
Posted: 2014-07-22 17:23:20
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Genetics play a bigger role than environmental causes for autism
Genetics plays more of a role in the development of autism than environmental causes, according to new research published Sunday in Nature Genetics. The study found that 52% of autism risk comes...
Posted: 2014-07-15 19:09:19
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Babies want to speak as early as 7 months
Babies usually start speaking by their first birthday. But new research suggests talking to your baby stimulates his brain well before she utters those first words. For the study, published...
Posted: 2014-07-14 15:03:48
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Child medication measurements confuse parents
Do you know the difference between teaspoons and tablespoons? Many parents don’t, according to a study published Monday by the American Academy of Pediatrics, which found more than 10,000 calls...
Posted: 2014-07-04 15:14:04
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5 studies you may have missed
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body. Remember, correlation is not causation – so if a study finds...