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Vaginal seeding after Caesarean 'risky', warn doctors
Swabs of vaginal bacteria, which some say helps the immune system, may be doing more harm than good.
22 Aug 2017 at 8:04pm

Green man road crossings 'too fast'
Guidance calls for councils in England to make it easier for elderly and disabled people to cross the road.
22 Aug 2017 at 5:47am

'Safer' Down's syndrome test to be introduced in Wales
The new test - which has a reduced risk of miscarriage - will be offered from next year.
21 Aug 2017 at 7:56am

Ashbrooke Care Home closed over 'serious risk to life'
Ashbrooke Care Home is closed after an urgent inspection found failings that posed "serious risk to life".
21 Aug 2017 at 5:28pm


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More Young People Are Dying of Colon Cancer
Younger Americans aren?t just getting cancer diagnoses earlier. They are dying of colorectal cancer at slightly higher rates than in previous decades, and no one really knows why.
22 Aug 2017 at 5:00am

Marijuana Tied to Hypertension Risk
Regular marijuana users had higher rates of hypertension-related deaths.
21 Aug 2017 at 10:40am


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An Old Heart Test May Help Prevent Sudden Cardiac Death
A leading heart doctor discovered a way to use EKG test to predict who's at high risk for a sudden cardiac arrest.
22 Aug 2017 at 5:43pm

This Is Your Brain on Yoga
A little downward dog action buffers stress, enhances cognition and keeps your noggin young.
22 Aug 2017 at 3:25pm


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More Young People Are Dying of Colon Cancer
Younger Americans aren?t just getting cancer diagnoses earlier. They are dying of colorectal cancer at slightly higher rates than in previous decades, and no one really knows why.
22 Aug 2017 at 5:00am

Marijuana Tied to Hypertension Risk
Regular marijuana users had higher rates of hypertension-related deaths.
21 Aug 2017 at 10:40am

Sitting Could Be Big Health Risk for Frail Folks
Being sedentary not linked to early death in people who are generally healthy, study finds
21 Aug 2017 at 2:15pm


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