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What Causes Colorectal Cancer?
Several non-genetic factors may increase your risk for colorectal cancer.
FDA OKs Targeted Lung Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a targeted drug for a type of non-small cell lung cancer.
Changing Your Diet After Gestational Diabetes
Pregnant women made only small diet changes after a gestational diabetes diagnosis, a new study found.
TV and Your Brain Health
That nightly TV binge might be harming your brain.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Backyard Poultry
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating a Salmonella outbreak that may be tied to chickens and other backyard poultry.
Cancer Symptoms Men Might Miss
Cancer can affect anyone, and that includes men. Below, we discuss seven cancer symptoms that men may overlook.
Can Phones Interfere with Pacemakers?
Can your phone make your heart skip a beat? It's possible but unlikely, health officials say.
Want Less Stress? Eat Your Fruits and Veggies
Feeling stressed out? You might want to take a look at your diet.
Fully Vaccinated? Here's What You Can Do Now
Fully vaccinated against COVID-19? Your life may soon be (mostly) back to normal.
Approved: Post-Stroke Muscle Rehab Device
A device to help post-stroke patients with muscle re-education has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).