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TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Knee replacement surgery isn't always a game changer, according to a new study that raises questions about the increasingly common procedure.
The patients who benefit most have severe osteoarthritis. But for people with milder symptoms, the expense might not be justified, researchers determi...
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- More older American women than ever are drinking -- and drinking hard, a new study shows.
Most troubling was the finding that the prevalence of binge drinking among older women is increasing dramatically, far faster than it is among older men, the researchers noted.
The difference w...
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Grabbing a mug of coffee, having a sip.
It's something most people would do without thinking, every day. But for Bill Kochevar, it's a life-changing move.
That's because Kochevar, 56, lost all movement below his shoulders eight years ago in a bicycling accident. But now he's the fir...
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- There has been an alarming increase in young Americans' exposure to marijuana ads as more states legalize the drug, a new study contends.
Recreational and/or medicinal use of marijuana is now legal in more than half of U.S. states, researchers from Washington University School of Medicine in ...
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Adults plagued by eczema may have a new treatment option, with a new drug approved Tuesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Dupixent (dupilumab) injections treat moderate-to-severe eczema in patients whose condition is not controlled by topical treatments or who should not use topic...
TUESDAY, March 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Any marathoner will tell you that the grueling 26-mile races can do a number on the hips, knees, ankles and feet.
Now, a small study suggests that these tests of endurance are also tough on the kidneys.
"Marathon runners demonstrate transient or reverse short-term kidney injury," sa...
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