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What You Need to Know About the Cellphone and Cancer Study
Federal researchers have rushed out results from a study that shows cellphone radiation might cause brain and heart tumors in rats. Should you worry? Sat, 28 May 2016 16:08:00 GMT
Canada's Trudeau Defends Assisted Suicide Bill as Deadline Nears
The draft legislation would allow people with incurable illnesses or disabilities to end their lives with a medical professional's help. Sat, 28 May 2016 23:09:00 GMT
Nose Jobs and Breast Implants Take Off in Iran
It's clear that people from many walks of life in Iran have dabbled in some form of cosmetic surgery. Sat, 28 May 2016 19:38:48 GMT
WHO Rejects Call to Cancel Rio Olympics Over Zika Scare
The response came a day after 150 health experts issued an open letter to the U.N. health agency calling for the games to be delayed or relocated. Sat, 28 May 2016 14:17:00 GMT
Drink Spiking at College: It Happens to Guys, Too
Researchers surveyed more than 6,000 students at three American universities about doctored beverages. Sat, 28 May 2016 10:34:00 GMT
Student Gets Life-Saving Transplant from Teacher
Eight-year-old Natasha Fuller is recovering from kidney transplant surgery after a teacher at her school, Jodie Schmidt, volunteered to be her donor. Sat, 28 May 2016 07:28:59 GMT
Here's Why Doctors Are So Worried About the New Superbug
Why are all the headlines telling people to be scared of the new superbug? We give you five good reasons. Fri, 27 May 2016 17:50:00 GMT
Possible Cellphone Link to Cancer? Study Reignites Debate
A giant U.S. study meant to help decide whether cellphones cause cancer is coming back with confusing results. Fri, 27 May 2016 14:05:00 GMT
Super-Bad Superbug Found for First Time in U.S
A drug-resistant "superbug" that doctors have been dreading has shown up in the U.S. for the first time, researchers reported Thursday. Fri, 27 May 2016 12:05:00 GMT
People With Cancer-Prone DNA Can Reduce Risk
Even people who carry genetic changes that put them at higher-than-average risk of breast cancer can lower that risk, sometimes by a lot. Thu, 26 May 2016 18:20:00 GMT
WHO Launches New Approach to Emergencies
Stung by failures in its response to Ebola, the World Health Organization is revamping how it responds to emergencies to become nimbler, more reactive Thu, 26 May 2016 12:52:00 GMT
HBO Series Producer, Alleged Dealer Held in Doctor's Death
Their arrests come eight months after the death of Dr. Kiersten Cerveny, a Long Island dermatologist who was found in a Manhattan apartment building. Thu, 26 May 2016 11:44:36 GMT
Here's How Cow Antibiotics May Affect Climate Change
How are antibiotics, cow patties and climate change all linked? Wed, 25 May 2016 22:59:00 GMT
Why Stress Tests Could Be More Stressful Than They're Worth
The use of cardiac stress tests have skyrocketed, but a leading cardiologist says they're often unnecessary and can lead to more expensive and riskier procedures. Wed, 25 May 2016 22:51:53 GMT
FDA Takes More Time on Muscular Dystrophy Drug Approval
Federal health regulators will take more time to review a highly contested drug for muscular dystrophy. Wed, 25 May 2016 19:35:39 GMT
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