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COPD 101
Has it been getting harder for you to breathe? Maybe it’s the weather, but it could be COPD.
CDC Warns About Rabies Linked to Bats
Health officials are warning about human rabies cases linked to bats in the United States.
How Binge Drinking Could Affect Your Heart
Binge drinking may increase your risk of going to the hospital for a serious heart problem, according to a new study.
Sleep and Gestational Diabetes: A Possible Link
How you breathe while sleeping during early pregnancy may affect your risk for gestational diabetes.
Health Benefits of Donating Blood
Donating blood is a charitable thing to do, but it might also help you out when it comes to your health.
A New Treatment for Hay Fever
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for hay fever.
Migraines: What You Need to Know
Migraines aren't just a painful problem — they're a huge problem.
Test-to-Stay Options During the Pandemic
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been making some changes to its school recommendations during the pandemic.
New Carcinogens Named
Health officials named eight new substances that are thought to be carcinogens.
How to Prevent Birth Defects
Each January, the United States observes National Birth Defects Prevention Month.