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Your Biological Clock: Why Some Age Faster Than Others

New research could help explain why healthy living isn't always enough.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Secondhand Smoke More Insidious Than Thought

Nonsmokers can be exposed without knowing it, suffer health risks, researchers say.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Homeless, Mentally Ill Youth Benefit From Housing Program

Over two years, they had a more stable living situation, researchers report.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?

Benefits seen with 1 hour a day, but behavioral problems rose after 9 hours a week.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

FDA's Cancer-Drug Reviewers Often Join Industry Later: Study

Analysis raises concerns about regulators' ability to serve the public interest, researchers suggest.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Countless Opioid Pills Unused by Dental-Surgery Patients

Surplus may contribute to the opioid abuse epidemic, researchers say.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

1st Baby Born With DNA From 3 Parents

Technique designed to help couples who carry rare genetic mutations.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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