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viral infections
Researchers have discovered a long sought after mechanism in human cells creates immunity to influenza A virus, which causes annual seasonal...
blood pressure
Around-the-clock monitoring during daily activity revealed masked, or undetected, high blood pressure among otherwise healthy adults who had normal...
dental insurance
Only 12% of older Americans have some form of dental insurance and fewer than half visited a dentist in the previous year, suggests new Johns Hopkins...
drug resistance
Carbapenem-resistant bacteria are not uncommon in hospitals. However, in the United States, carbapenems are not used in agriculture because of their...
eczema
What if it were possible to prevent your child from getting eczema — a costly, inflammatory skin disorder — just by applying something as inexpensive...
Parenting classes
Parenting education can improve the skills of every mom and dad and the behavior of all children, and it particularly benefits families from low-...
football
Football at the college-level is associated with increased blood pressure and changes in size, shape, structure and function of the heart, especially...
AF and alcohol
People who drink smaller amounts of alcohol on a regular basis are also at higher risk of irregular heartbeat, according to a review published today...
900 steps
Is walking fewer than 900 steps per day associated with functional decline in older hospitalized patients? A new research letter published online by...
kids' menu
Most kids' menu items offered by the nation's top 200 restaurant chains exceed the calorie counts recommended by nutrition experts, a new RAND...

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