Influenza Season May Be on the Way

By TODD NEALE, MedPage Today Staff Writer Dec.

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Miscarriage Linked to Broken Hearts

By CRYSTAL PHEND, MedPage Today Senior Staff Writer Dec. 4, 2010 Repeated miscarriages may be a strong predictor of later heart attack risk, researchers found.

December 4th, 2010 | Posted in Lifestyle | Read More »

FDA Panel Recommends Lap Band Expansion

By LARA SALAHI Dec.

December 3rd, 2010 | Posted in Lifestyle | Read More »

Tocophobia, Fear of Childbirth, on the Rise

By SUSAN DONALDSON JAMES Dec. 3, 2010 Karen DuVall, a 23-year-old college student from Vacaville, Calif., was surprised there was a word for her unrelenting fear of childbirth -- tocophobia.

December 3rd, 2010 | Posted in Lifestyle | Read More »

FDA Panel to Consider Lap Band Expansion

By LARA SALAHI Dec. 2, 2010 A U.S.

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FDA Panel to Consider Lap Band Expansion

By LARA SALAHI Dec. 2, 2010 A U.S

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Higher BMI Linked to Greater Mortality Risk

By KIM CAROLLO, ABC News Medical Unit Dec. 2, 2010 It may not be true after all that being overweight protects people against certain types of mortality -- other than cancer and cardiovascular disease -- as some recent research has suggested.

December 2nd, 2010 | Posted in Lifestyle | Read More »

CT Scan Cancer Risk Study Reignites Debate

By MIKAELA CONLEY Dec. 1, 2010 Doctors have long known that CT scans can be a double-edged sword. Their diagnostic power is pivotal in modern-day medicine, but their inherent cancer risks leave both physicians and patients wary.

December 1st, 2010 | Posted in Lifestyle | Read More »

Dangerous Dose? Kids’ Meds Hard to Measure

By COURTNEY HUTCHISON, ABC News Medical Unit Dec.

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The Abandoned Ones: ‘Hell’ at a Mexican Institution

By ALYSSA LITOFF Nov. 30, 2010 They are known in Mexico as "abandanodos," or abandoned ones

November 30th, 2010 | Posted in Lifestyle | Read More »