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Drowsy Driving Becoming Dangerous Problem

Drowsy drivers may cause nearly a third of all deadly car crashes according to federal statistics.

10/07/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 10 Secrets for Your Suitcase

Bethenny Frankel is the four-time bestselling author of Skinnydipping, A Place of Yes, Naturally Thin, and The Skinnygirl Dish from sister company Simon & Schuster. She is the creator of the Skinnygirl brand, which extends […]

10/04/2013

Some labor unions that initially backed President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences of the plan that could hurt their members. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP House: Keep Government Open, Hit ‘Obamacare’

Charting a collision course with the White House, the Republican-controlled House approved legislation Friday to wipe out the 3-year-old health care law that President Barack Obama has vowed to preserve — and simultaneously prevent a partial government shutdown that neither party claims to want.

09/21/2013

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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.

09/18/2013

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Scientists Find Clues to Age-Related Memory Problems

Scientists have found a compelling clue in the quest to learn what causes age-related memory problems, and to one day be able to tell if those misplaced car keys are just a senior moment or an early warning of something worse.

08/28/2013

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Study: Some Beers, Liquors More Likely To Land Consumers in ER

Some beers and liquors are more likely to land you in the emergency room than others, according to a study conducted at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

08/18/2013

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Study: Later Retirement May Help Prevent Dementia

New research boosts the “use it or lose it” theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp. People who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, a study of nearly half a million people in France found.

07/15/2013

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Study: Scientists Solve Mystery Of Medieval Leprosy

Biologists and archeologists were able to conclude why there was a sudden drop of leprosy at the end of the Middle Ages.

06/17/2013

In this photo illustration, bottles of pharmaceuticals made by Actavis sit on a counter at Jack's Pharmacy on May 20, 2013 in San Anselmo, California. Actavis Inc, the largest generic drug manufacturer in the United States, has agreed to purchase Warner Chilcott Plc for nearly $5 billion. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Medication Travel Essentials You May Be Ignoring on Vacation

Millions of Americans take vacations starting Memorial Day weekend through the rest of the summer, but many overlook the importance of preparing their medications properly while packing for a trip.

06/07/2013

The H7N9 strain of bird flu can spread among ferrets, and under certain conditions, could begin to do the same among humans. (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images).

Study: New Bird Flu Capable Of Spreading Between Humans

The H7N9 strain of bird flu can spread among ferrets, and under certain conditions, could begin to do the same among humans.

05/24/2013

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