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Milk studies compound debate over what type to drink

Raw, pasteurized, organic, whole, skim. Choosing what sort of milk to drink grows ever more complicated, with several recent studies adding to the debate. The Read More...

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Sarasota teen visits lawmakers in Washington, D.C.
Jul 26, 2014 10:32PM

For good and for bad, Tony Colton seems destined to not have an ordinary life. He was only 10 days … Read More...

At-risk heart disease patients lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment
Jul 26, 2014 10:32PM

A daily low dose of aspirin can offer important protection against cardiovascular disease, but University of Florida (UF) researchers say … Read More...

Heart valve surgery now performed with 'conscious' sedation
Jul 26, 2014 10:32PM

Aortic valve stenosis -- the degeneration of the valve between the heart and the aorta, which is the largest blood … Read More...

Ultimate Wellness offers physical therapy with a difference
Jul 26, 2014 10:32PM

Rick Lemus worked as a physical therapist for large medical facilities for 29 years. Maryann Barrett spent more than 30 … Read More...

Suffering is optional -- how to find calm in the storm
Jul 19, 2014 10:07PM

Have you ever heard the saying, "Pain is inevitable, but suffering is optional"? What does this really mean, and how … Read More...

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Diabetes May Raise Risk for Head and Neck Cancer
Jul 29, 2014 05:17PM

The risk for head and neck cancer is higher in people with diabetes than in those without diabetes, according to a new study. Read More...

Do You Still Need an Annual Doctor's Visit?
Jul 29, 2014 12:17PM

Most doctors now say it's time to rethink the notion of a yearly physical, a fixture in U.S. medicine since the 1940s. Read More...

Over-the-Counter Flonase Allergy Relief Approved
Jul 28, 2014 01:07PM

The FDA has approved over-the-counter Flonase Allergy Relief, or fluticasone propionate 50 mcg nasal spray, for treatment of hay fever or upper respiratory allergies, its maker GlaxoSmithKline announced. Read More...

Blood-Thinner Pradaxa: What You Should Know
Jul 25, 2014 05:02PM

When the blood-thinner drug Pradaxa (dabigatran) was FDA-approved in 2010 to prevent stroke in people at high risk, a major selling point was that it doesn't require frequent blood tests and dose adjustments like the old standby drug, warfarin. Read More...

Blood Thinner Doesn't Prevent Miscarriages: Study
Jul 25, 2014 05:02PM

Injected blood thinners don't prevent pregnancy complications in women who may be prone to blood clots, a new study shows. Read More...


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