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What to know about ALS, the disease that affected scientist Stephen Hawking

One of the world’s most well-known physicists, Stephen Hawking, became famous for his efforts to exp..

Another reason to visit Egypt: Europe’s high drug prices

Egypt does a roaring trade in treating foreigners for hepatitis C. It’s all about the price of medi..

Pharmacists to ‘cut care home medicines’

NHS England is planning to fund the recruitment of 240 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to work ..

Austrian plan to drop smoking ban ignites opposition to far right

VIENNA — Who knew lighting up a cigarette in a Viennese coffeehouse could be so political? The new ..

Trump uses page from ‘smart policymaking 101’ on health care

A smartphone app that lets Medicare patients access their claims information. Giving consumers a sha..

Daylight saving time: Does it affect your health?

You’ve just lost an hour of sleep today — will it hurt you? As the clock moves forward with the b..

Women regret casual sex less if they take the initiative

Young women regret casual sex less if they take the initiative and the sex was good, according to a ..

What Caregivers Should Know About Alzheimer’s

FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — As the number of Americans living with Alzheimer's dis..

Early Colon Cancer Screening Advised for Some

FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — From age 50 on, most people are advised to get a colonoscop..

Is breastfeeding good for Mom’s heart?

Women with normal blood pressure during pregnancy may be able to reduce their risk of heart disease ..