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These foods may up your odds for colon cancerBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Chowing down on red
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Chowing down on red meat, white bread and sugar-laden drinks might increase your long-term risk of colon cancer, a new study suggests. These foods all increase inflammation in your body,... Read more
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U.S. smoking rate falls, but 38 million still light up(HealthDay News) -- The number of American adults who smoke has decreased, but
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
(HealthDay News) -- The number of American adults who smoke has decreased, but nearly 38 million still put their health at risk by using cigarettes, U.S. government data show. Cigarette smoking rates among Americans 18 and older fell from nearly 21... Read more
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WALB Albany
Scientists seek a better flu vaccine(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you m
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you might someday inhale a nasal spray vaccine at home. That's the goal of researchers who say a genetically engineered flu vaccine shows promise in animal research, and may... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Scientists seek a better flu vaccine(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you m
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you might someday inhale a nasal spray vaccine at home. That's the goal of researchers who say a genetically engineered flu vaccine shows promise in animal research, and may... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Scientists seek a better flu vaccine(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you m
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you might someday inhale a nasal spray vaccine at home. That's the goal of researchers who say a genetically engineered flu vaccine shows promise in animal research, and may... Read more
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Scientists seek a better flu vaccine(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you m
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
(HealthDay News) -- Instead of getting a flu shot at the doctor's office, you might someday inhale a nasal spray vaccine at home. That's the goal of researchers who say a genetically engineered flu vaccine shows promise in animal research, and may... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
The second stage of diet resolutionsHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The small changes you've made have adde
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The small changes you've made have added up to big weight loss results. Now, take a few minutes to write down and review all the positive steps you've made in the past and pick a few new ones to adopt during... Read more
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Reduce legal blood-alcohol limit to cut drunk driving deaths(HealthDay News) -- Lower legal blood alcohol levels for drivers are needed to
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Lower legal blood alcohol levels for drivers are needed to eliminate drunk driving deaths in the United States, according to a new report. All states should lower legal blood alcohol levels for drivers from 0.08 to 0.05 percent... Read more
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Cycling won't sabotage a man's sex lifeBy Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Men who are avid cy
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
By Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Men who are avid cyclists needn't worry that hours spent on the bike will translate into problems in the bedroom or bathroom, new research claims. Reportedly the largest study of its kind... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Cycling won't sabotage a man's sex life: studyBy Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Men who are avid cy
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
By Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Men who are avid cyclists needn't worry that hours spent on the bike will translate into problems in the bedroom or bathroom, new research claims. Reportedly the largest study of its kind... Read more
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Severe bullying tied to mental health woes in teens(HealthDay News) -- Teens who were severely bullied as children are at increase
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Teens who were severely bullied as children are at increased risk for mental health problems and suicide attempts, a Canadian study finds. The study included data on more than 1,300 children in the province of Quebec, from birth... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News)
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his... Read more
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Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News)
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his... Read more
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Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News)
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By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his... Read more
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WALB Albany
Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News)
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News)
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Tr
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his annual check-up. "All... Read more
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Brain zaps may help curb tics of Tourette syndromeBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Electric zaps can h
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Electric zaps can help rewire the brains of Tourette syndrome patients, effectively reducing their uncontrollable vocal and motor tics, a new study shows. The procedure, called deep brain... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Trump in 'excellent' physical, cognitive health, doctor saysBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trum
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- President Donald Trump is in excellent physical health and also shows no signs of age-related cognitive decline, according to a detailed briefing Tuesday following his annual check-up. "All... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Asthma in America carries $82 billion price tag(HealthDay News) -- The economic cost of asthma in the United States is nearly
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- The economic cost of asthma in the United States is nearly $82 billion a year, federal health officials report. That figure includes medical expenses and costs associated with work and school absences and deaths. However, the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Fewer hospitals closed after Obamacare expanded Medicaid(HealthDay News) -- States that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- States that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) had fewer hospital closures, especially in rural areas, a new study finds. The researchers analyzed national data from the years before implementation of... Read more
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Women seem more prone to winter blues(HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter se
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter seems to occur more often in women than men, a new study finds. Low mood, tiredness and the inability to gain pleasure from usually enjoyable activities peaked in the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Women seem more prone to winter blues(HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter se
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter seems to occur more often in women than men, a new study finds. Low mood, tiredness and the inability to gain pleasure from usually enjoyable activities peaked in the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Women seem more prone to winter blues(HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter se
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter seems to occur more often in women than men, a new study finds. Low mood, tiredness and the inability to gain pleasure from usually enjoyable activities peaked in the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids... Read more
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As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids... Read more
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WALB Albany
As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News)
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Raw meat not the safest choice for your dog … or youTHURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- While your dog or cat might love th
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
THURSDAY, Jan. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- While your dog or cat might love the taste of raw meat, a steady diet of it might be a bad idea, a new study warns. Raw meat diets for pets have become increasingly popular, but there is no evidence that... Read more
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Tobacco's grip on U.S. veterans(HealthDay News) -- Nearly 40 percent of U.S. military veterans smoke or use so
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Nearly 40 percent of U.S. military veterans smoke or use some form of tobacco. Data from 2010-2015 revealed that 21.6 percent of veterans reported current use (within the past 30 days) of cigarettes, 6.2 percent used cigars, 5.2... Read more
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8 small changes for a slimmer you in 2018HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- It's that time of year again. People ar
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 8 days ago
HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- It's that time of year again. People are rushing to buy gym memberships and cleaning out kitchen cabinets, swearing that this year will be the year they follow through on their resolution to lose weight. But... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
As CHIP money runs out, millions of U.S. kids may lose health careBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Time is running out for millions of American kids covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Stopgap funding for the federal program for these kids will expire Jan. 19. Soon... Read more
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Too many babies still die needlessly of SIDS, CDC saysBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Many parents still
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Many parents still regularly risk their babies' lives as they put them to bed, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Analyzing data from the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Vitamin d supplements may make arteries healthierBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- High doses of vitam
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- High doses of vitamin D seem to keep arteries more flexible and pliable, potentially warding off future heart disease, heart attacks and strokes, preliminary research suggests. In just four... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Screening, treatment cuts breast cancer deaths in halfBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in br
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals. "Advances in screening and treatment are saving... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Screening, treatment cuts breast cancer deaths in halfBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in br
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals. "Advances in screening and treatment are saving... Read more
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WALB Albany
Screening, treatment cuts breast cancer deaths in halfBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in br
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals. "Advances in screening and treatment are saving... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Screening, treatment cuts breast cancer deaths in halfBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in br
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals. "Advances in screening and treatment are saving... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Screening, treatment cuts breast cancer deaths in halfBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in br
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals. "Advances in screening and treatment are saving... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Severe flu season tightens its grip on U.S.By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Americans are being
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Americans are being hit with one of the worst flu seasons in years, with misery now widespread across 46 states, health officials say. In the West, emergency rooms in California and Arizona... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Conceiving despite IUD use is tied to higher odds for pregnancy complications(HealthDay News) -- Millions of women use an IUD as a safe, reliable means of b
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Millions of women use an IUD as a safe, reliable means of birth control. But a new study finds that in rare cases where conception occurs despite IUD use, the rate of obstetric complications may rise. "Because of the elevated... Read more
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Blood banks need January donors(HealthDay News) -- Want to make a difference right now? Consider donating some
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Want to make a difference right now? Consider donating some blood. That's the suggestion of experts from Penn State Health's Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Blood bank supplies tend to be low in January because the holidays... Read more
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Fewer of America's poor kids are becoming obeseBy Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Obesity rates among
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Obesity rates among poor kids may be declining, U.S. health officials report. The number of severely obese 2- to 4-year-olds enrolled in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
The opioid crisis' hidden victims: children in foster careBy Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Jan. 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) --
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Jan. 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- As the opioid epidemic continues to grip the United States, the toll on the littlest victims -- the children of addicts -- is mounting, new research shows. "There are... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
What to do if your child has chickenpox(HealthDay News) -- Have a child with chickenpox? Don't despair. There are a nu
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Have a child with chickenpox? Don't despair. There are a number of things you can do to care for a child with this disease. "For most healthy children, chickenpox clears on its own without treatment," said Dr. Sheila Fallon... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
What to do if your child has chickenpox(HealthDay News) -- Have a child with chickenpox? Don't despair. There are a nu
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Have a child with chickenpox? Don't despair. There are a number of things you can do to care for a child with this disease. "For most healthy children, chickenpox clears on its own without treatment," said Dr. Sheila Fallon... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Best ways to quit smoking, cut your lung cancer risk(HealthDay News) -- While there is no sure way to avoid lung cancer, there are
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- While there is no sure way to avoid lung cancer, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk. Smoking contributes to 80 to 90 percent of lung cancer deaths, according to the American Lung Association. Men who smoke have a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Stress is tough on medical 'surrogates' when a loved one is ill(HealthDay News) -- When seriously ill hospital patients can't express their wi
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- When seriously ill hospital patients can't express their wishes about their medical care, decision-making often falls to emotionally drained family members. Anxiety and depression are common for these surrogate decision members,... Read more
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