Benefits of Swimming: 10 Reasons Every Woman Should Get in the Water

Swimming can make over your muscles, transform you into a cardio goddess, and turn back the aging…

A Race Against Space

“He wouldn’t want to live like this.” The cardiology team consulted us that Sunday evening. A…

How to Stop Rogue Gene-Editing of Human Embryos?

A year ago, Dr. Matthew Porteus, a genetics researcher at Stanford, received an out-of-the-blue email from…

NBA fans at game in Portland may have been exposed to measles

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Fried Foods Tied to Heart Disease in Women

Eating fried foods may increase the risk of heart disease and death in women over 50.…

Even Modest Blood Pressure Elevation in Young Adults May Take a Toll on the Brain

Elevated blood pressure in people under 40 is associated with reduced brain volume, a new study…

Alcohol abuse no longer ruling out liver transplant

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Phys Ed: Even a 20-Second Exercise ‘Snack’ Can Improve Fitness

As little as 20 seconds of brisk stair climbing, done several times a day, might be…

Scientists Are Teaching the Body to Accept New Organs

It was not the most ominous sign of health trouble, just a nosebleed that would not…

in her words: What Is Toxic Masculinity?

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Allergic to Penicillin? You May Not Be

Millions of Americans who believe they are allergic to penicillin are not actually allergic. But they…

Insulin costs nearly doubled in five years, study finds

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Cases of polio-like illness pass 200 in 2018, CDC says

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California governor appoints first-ever surgeon general

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V.A. Wait Times Now Shorter Than for Private Doctors

Wait times for an appointment at Veterans Affairs hospitals have decreased since 2014 and are now,…