'Enduring risk' for depression persists in PCOS throughout lifespan

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A cohort of women with polycystic ovary syndrome recruited in early adulthood reported elevated depressive symptoms throughout 30 years of follow-up when compared with healthy...
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Q&A: Is the CDC's delay in linking AFM to EV-D68 warranted?

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The United States witnessed an uptick in the number of children experiencing weakness and paralysis of unknown origin in 2014. The CDC began investigating cases of the...
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Parental abortion consent bill passes Florida House, moves in Senate

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TALLAHASSEE - In a proposal that likely would lead to another court battle over abortion, the Florida House late Wednesday approved a bill that would require minors to obtain...
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Is It OK to Run With Sore Muscles? Yes and No - Here's What 2 Doctors Had to Say

Is It OK to Run With Sore Muscles? Yes and No - Here's What 2 Doctors Had to Say

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Runners are notorious for pushing through the pain when it might be smarter to ease up. To be fair, it's often hard to know when a pain is just plain soreness from a tough...
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3 ways to reduce burnout

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PHILADELPHIA - Data indicate that rates of physician burnout are declining, but it remains a significant issue for clinicians, a speaker at the American College of Physicians...
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Share These 15 Memes With Your Friends If You Think the Scale Is BS

Share These 15 Memes With Your Friends If You Think the Scale Is BS

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Screw the scale. We're so tired of hearing about weight and being a certain number - the scale does not define what kind of person you are, how big a heart you have, your...
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'The doctor wrote a question mark for my child's sex'

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A child known as Baby A became the subject of a high court case that has prompted Kenya to start changing its approach to intersex children.
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Pembrokeshire GP job ad admits 'the hours stink'

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A doctor in Pembrokeshire tweets a brutally honest job advert in a bid to relieve "tired" GPs.
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Learning disability in-patient target failure

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More than 2,200 people with learning disabilities are still being treated in hospitals, figures show.
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Here's How to Up Your Wall-Sit Game For Stronger Legs, According to a Former Gymnast

Here's How to Up Your Wall-Sit Game For Stronger Legs, According to a Former Gymnast

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Any gymnast will tell you that the strength training portion of practice is intense. It's basically boot camp. "Conditioning," as we called it, sometimes only lasted 30...
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Being Bullied at School May Raise Mental Health Problems

Being Bullied at School May Raise Mental Health Problems

Being Bullied in secondary school may dramatically raise the victim's chances of mental health problems and unemployment later in life, finds a new study. Read more ...

FrankenSWINE? Scientists bring some functions in a pig's BRAIN ‘back to life'

FrankenSWINE? Scientists bring some functions in a pig's BRAIN ‘back to life'

A research team led by Yale School of Medicine obtained the pigs' brains from abattoirs and placed them in a system they created called BrainEx. Read more ...

Perfect Skin and Hair Care Tips for This Summer

Perfect Skin and Hair Care Tips for This Summer

Summer is here, and it can wreak havoc on your sensitive skin and flawless hair. So, make sure to beat the heat by following simple summer skin care and hair care tips to keep... Read more ...

Japanese researchers link omega-3 intake to reduced muscle stiffness...

Japanese researchers link omega-3 intake to reduced muscle stiffness post-exercise

Supplementation of omega-3s EPA and DHA had a positive role in reducing muscle stiffness after exercise, according to new data published in the Journal of the International... Read more ...

Gene Therapy Restores Immunity for ‘Bubble Boys'

Gene Therapy Restores Immunity for ‘Bubble Boys'

A team of scientists say they have treated 10 "Bubble Boy' babies born with the disease called X-linked combined severe immunodeficiency, or SCID-X1, using a combination of... Read more ...

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son's wedding...

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son's wedding at her bedside

Stephanie Spoor, who first fell ill in November, died on February 11 in Chicago, days after one of her sons Zack married his fiancee Carley at her bedside in hospital gowns... Read more ...

Zapping the brain REVERSES age-related memory loss in older people

Zapping the brain REVERSES age-related memory loss in older people

Researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois tested electrical stimulation of the hippocampus on the brains of 16 64 to 80-year-olds and found it boosted their memories. Read more ...

Sophie Turner Opens Up About Depression And Social Media Scrutiny

Sophie Turner Opens Up About Depression And Social Media Scrutiny

"I would cry and cry and cry over just getting changed and having to put on clothes,” the actress said. Read more ...

Gene editing could cure cystic fibrosis before birth, study suggests

Gene editing could cure cystic fibrosis before birth, study suggests

Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania successfully edited the DNA of embryonic mice just days before birth to get rid of genetic defects that cause fatal lung diseases. Read more ...

Two hours or more of screen time makes children 'badly behaved'

Two hours or more of screen time makes children 'badly behaved'

Researchers at the University of Alberta studied more than 2,400 families to find more than two hours per day looking at screens as a toddler could lead to a seven times higher... Read more ...