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Doctors can now use engineered nerves from a deceased donor to repair damaged nerves that cause pain, numbness and much more.
A new study shows that 80 million people did not go to the doctor or access medical service in 2012 because they simply could not afford it.
If your medicine cabinet is overflowing with unused, unwanted, and outdated medicine, you can donate them tomorrow for National Prescription…
A recent report from the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns mothers to take extra precautions when using secondhand pumps and ac…
The American Heart Association expects heart failure to climb dramatically in America by 2030.
The device is called the SoundBite Hearing System and is recommended for people with hearing loss in one ear.
The city’s health commissioner wants to raise the legal age to buy cigarettes from 18 to 21.
Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefit management company, conducted research that shows the most wasteful states in terms of medical spending.
Diagnostic mistakes in the medical field are some of the most common, costly and harmful medical errors.
A new, non-traditional treatment is available for women who suffer from ovarian cancer.
New research shows that those who are most at risk tend to specialize intensively in one sport.
New research shows that women are more likely to have greater health risks associated with smoking.
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A new MRI allows doctors to see images on a nanoscale, a machine used to examine a strand of DNA or a person’s individual molecules.