Tuesday, May 16, 2017

MedlinePlus Health News

05/16/2017 10:24 AM EDT

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05/15/2017 07:00 PM EDT

Most are not, a U.S. survey finds, despite the lessons of the 2009 'swine flu' outbreak

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05/15/2017 05:00 PM EDT

Though the disease was eliminated in the U.S. in 2000, foreign travel can still bring it home today

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05/15/2017 05:00 PM EDT

But heart experts note that screening sooner can help some patients make lifestyle changes early in the game

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05/15/2017 04:00 PM EDT

Extreme cold seems to reduce the chances; heat raises the odds, study suggests

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes and Pregnancy
05/15/2017 02:00 PM EDT

Study says too many people aren't getting meds to fight atrial fibrillation, a major cause of these attacks

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05/15/2017 02:00 PM EDT

2-year difference seen between people with degenerative brain diseases and their healthy peers

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05/15/2017 02:00 PM EDT

Women whose periods end early and those who never give birth seem at added risk, research suggests

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05/15/2017 10:49 AM EDT

Condition affects 1 in 2,500 babies in U.S.

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05/15/2017 09:00 AM EDT

This heightened stress could increase their risk for heart disease, researchers say

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05/15/2017 09:00 AM EDT

Suggested steps on the path to fitness

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05/15/2017 09:00 AM EDT

More than one-third surveyed would let child swim unsupervised in neighborhood or hotel pool

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05/15/2017 07:00 AM EDT

Sudden infant deaths are twice as common for blacks as whites, study finds

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