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New York Daily News - Health

FCC approves three-digit suicide prevention hotline, 988

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Obese teens have smaller impulse-control regions in brain: study

3 days ago

Once-a-month birth control pill could be coming soon

7 days ago

Study points to smaller brain region in women on birth control pills

8 days ago

Trader Joe's recalls 10 food items across 30 states over possible listeria concerns

9 days ago

A pet dog may be your key to a longer life

10 days ago

Japanese store 'rethinking' badges that ID menstruating employees

14 days ago

Defendant in sex assault case claims 'Sexsomnia'

14 days ago

Zimbabwe 'on brink of man-made starvation,' U.N. expert warns, forcing women and children to turn to desperate means

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Americans' average weight 4 pounds higher than a decade ago: survey

15 days ago

More than 40 schools in Colorado closed as nasty virus spreads among students

22 days ago

Anal cancer rates rising and it can be prevented: study

22 days ago

Exercise and medicine just as good as stents and bypass for stable heart disease patients: study

23 days ago

James Van Der Beek and wife are 'wrecked' and 'in shock' after miscarriage

24 days ago

What you need to know about seasonal depression, a condition that causes those winter blues

27 days ago

FDA warns Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs' from foreign manufacturers that violated federal law

28 days ago

Jimmy Carter 'up and walking' after brain surgery, says his pastor

29 days ago

Hiccups play crucial developmental role for babies: scientists

1 month ago

Parents wonder if giving kids candy in prescription pill bottles is a good idea

1 month ago

Italian drivers now required to install alarms on car seats to avoid forgetting kids

1 month ago

Smoking may increase risk of depression, schizophrenia, study says

1 month ago

New video game curfew that restricts when and how often minors can play is set in China

1 month ago

Hundreds of thousands of Canadians exposed to lead in water, some levels exceeding that of Flint

1 month ago

Congolese journalist who worked to raise Ebola awareness killed in attack, officials say

1 month ago

Xanax anti-anxiety medication recalled on fears of contamination, infection risk

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Chinese grandparents might be country's oldest couple to naturally conceive after 67-year-old woman gives birth

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Rats who learned to drive tiny cars experienced lower levels of stress than passenger rodents, new study finds

1 month ago

FDA wants breast implants to be labeled with cancer risks and other dangers and complications

1 month ago

Virus antibodies found in spinal fluid of patients with AFM builds evidence mysterious 'polio-like' illness is caused by virus, study says

1 month ago

Four drug companies reach last-minute $260 million settlement in historic opioid lawsuit

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Mom diagnosed with cancer early in pregnancy delivers healthy boy

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Suicides rose 56% over 10-year period in those ages 10 to 24, was second leading cause of death in young people, CDC report found

1 month ago

Hawaii STD rates on rise from online dating, officials say

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Transgender woman who beat rare type of cancer caused by breast implants hopes case inspires others to seek answers and better medical care

1 month ago

Obesity will cut life expectancy in U.S. nearly 4 years over next three decades, report says

2 months ago

Tweaking memory-test scoring could help identify Alzheimer's in women earlier

2 months ago

More than one-third of women severely mistreated during childbirth in lower-income countries, WHO study finds

2 months ago

Supreme Court agrees to take up first abortion case under Trump-appointed conservative judges

2 months ago

After decades-long increase, number of twins born around U.S. on decline, CDC data says

2 months ago

Oregon doctor sues fertility clinic for $5.25 million over donated sperm used to conceive at least 17 children

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California resident hospitalized after suffering more than 100 bee stings

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