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Breathing Dirty Air May Raise Miscarriage Risk

THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Smog might raise a woman’s risk of miscarriage early in her pregnancy, a…

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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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