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Ebola Epidemic in Liberia Could End by June, Study Predicts

Tue, 2015-01-13 13:00

But aggressive monitoring, adding more hospital beds must continue, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Ebola
Categories: Health Sciences

How Intense Efforts Boosted Heart Health for One Maine Community

Tue, 2015-01-13 13:00

Better screening, control of high cholesterol and blood pressure cut deaths and hospitalizations, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Healthy Living, Heart Diseases, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

An Optimistic Outlook May Be Good for Your Heart

Tue, 2015-01-13 11:00

Study of more than 5,100 adults found a strong correlation between the two



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases--Prevention, Mental Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Asthma Tied to Higher Risk of Sleep Apnea

Tue, 2015-01-13 11:00

The longer a person had asthma, the more likely they developed the breathing disorder, study found



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asthma, Sleep Apnea
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Episiotomies on The Decline for U.S. Births

Tue, 2015-01-13 11:00

But almost 12 percent of deliveries still involve the surgical procedure, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Childbirth
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Race, Ethnicity Affect Breast Cancer Survival

Tue, 2015-01-13 11:00

New research finds biological differences in tumor type, behavior



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer, Health Disparities
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Vitamin D and Colon Cancer

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:28
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Colorectal Cancer, Vitamin D
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As Altitude Rises, Lung Cancer Rates Seem to Fall

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:00

Lower oxygen levels may play a role in study findings



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Environmental Health, Lung Cancer
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Cluster of Heart Risk Factors Tied to Uterine Cancer Risk

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:00

Excess weight likely a big factor, but other conditions also appear to matter



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Metabolic Syndrome, Uterine Cancer, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Gene Mutations Linked to Colon Cancer in Black Patients

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:00

Finding might lead to better treatment of the disease, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health, Colorectal Cancer, Genes and Gene Therapy
Categories: Health Sciences

Vaccination Can Cut Rates of Common Infection in Infants

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:00

Rotavirus triggers potentially dangerous diarrhea, vomiting, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Childhood Immunization, Infant and Newborn Care, Rotavirus Infections
Categories: Health Sciences