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Obamacare May Have Helped More Americans Quit Smoking

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — States that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act saw a greater increase…

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Face It: Drinking, Smoking Takes Toll on Looks

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Don’t want to look old before your time? A new study suggests that…

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One Type of Diet Can Add Years to Your Life

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Obese people who follow a low-fat weight-loss plan could tack extra years onto…

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Kids Still Getting Risky Painkiller After Tonsillectomy

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Despite safety warnings from drug regulators, some U.S. children are still being given…

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Hospital Midwives, Lower C-Section Rates?

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Expectant mothers seeking to lower their risk of a cesarean delivery might want…

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FDA Seeks to Speed Development of 'Regenerated' Organs for Medical Use

By E.J. Mundell THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Using stem cells to grow new heart tissue, and even…

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CDC Wants America to Eat Its Fruits & Veggies

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Fruits and vegetables can be delicious and nutritious — but too many Americans…

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Many Hospice Workers Lack Their Own End-of-Life Directives

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — They deal with death and dying every day, but many hospice care workers…

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Calm Parents Help Calm Kids with ADHD

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As challenging as it can be to raise a child with attention deficit…

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24K Career: Inside the Private World of Bruno Mars, the Most Exacting Star in Pop

The pop music world has witnessed its share of conflict in recent years, personal and professional issues playing out on stage, in court, or…

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