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Viruses May Jump from Bats to People More Often Than Realized

Sept. 21, 2021 -- When humans and other species...

Animal Sedative Is Driving Rise in Fatal Drug ODs

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay ReporterTUESDAY, Sept. 21, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- An animal tranquilizer, xylazine, is increasingly linked to drug overdose deaths across...

Pfizer Says COVID Vaccine Is Safe, Effective for Kids 5-11

Sept. 20, 2021 -- With record numbers of COVID-19...

2/3 of Critical Care Nurses Consider Quitting Due to COVID-19

Sept. 20, 2021 -- Critical care nurse Beth Wathen has been looking after seriously ill...

Does Vitamin B6 Need a Warning Label?

Emery Pharma citizen's petition, Sept. 17, 2021. ...

New Drug Combo Boosts Survival Against Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer

By Denise Mann HealthDay ReporterMONDAY, Sept. 20, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- New research offers good news for women with an aggressive HER2-positive breast...

Best Exercises to Help Ease Lymphedema

Did you get lymphedema -- swelling and fluid buildup -- because of breast cancer or its treatments, or after having lymph nodes taken...

Ways to Organize Breast Cancer Paperwork

After a breast cancer diagnosis, expect tons of paperwork. We're talking everything from doctors' reports to prescriptions and medical bills to insurance info.But...

Dealing With Breast Cancer While Raising Children: 5 Ideas for Fun

Fun time with your family can give you a mood boost. But with breast cancer, you might want to make some changes.  The key:...

How To Be Careful of ‘Miracle’ Weight Loss Promises

Sept. 13, 2021 -- Hey, have you heard about...

Millions Could Soon Lose Medicaid Coverage Started During the Pandemic

FRIDAY, Sept. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- When the COVID-19 public health emergency ends, a...

Trial Into Antioxidant for Parkinson’s Disease Yields Disappointing Results

By Cara MurezHealthDay ReporterFRIDAY, Sept. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) – Researchers hoped to show that the natural antioxidant urate could delay Parkinson's disease...

Ways to Handle Breast Cancer’s Out-of-Pocket Costs

Photo Credit: DNY59 / Getty ImagesSOURCES:Amanda Maddalone, financial planning program manager, Family Reach.American Cancer Society: “Treating Breast Cancer,” “The Costs of Cancer: Addressing...

Use-By, Sell-By, Best-By: Food Dating Labels Explained

Sept. 17, 2021 -- You look in the fridge...