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Are We Growing Numb To The Opioid Epidemic?"Addiction Solution" author Lloyd I. Sederer, MD, asks if we're growing desensitized to the opioid epidemic.
An Egg A Day Might Reduce Your Risk Of Heart Disease, Study Says Eating an egg a day may lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, a study of more than 400,000 adults in China suggests.
Ultra-Clean Homes Can Raise Childhood Cancer Risk, Study FindsA groundbreaking study into what triggers cancer has found that children who are "too hygienic" and are kept away from other kids were at greater risk for developing leukemia.
Number Of Doctors Recording Patient Visits Is RisingMore physicians are recording their medical conversations during office visits so that patients can review the notes at home.
Unnecessary And Accidental Use Of ADHD Drugs Increases Over 60%, Study SuggestsThe study looked at all calls to US poison control centers for unintentional or intentional exposure to ADHD medications.
U.S. Approves 1st Drug Developed To Prevent Chronic MigrainesThe monthly shot Aimovig is the first in a new class of long-acting drugs for preventing migraines.
CDC: U.S. Birth Rate Hits 30-Year Low, Fertility Rate FallingU.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and — surprisingly — their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years.
What Do You Hear? Yanny Or Laurel?A 4-second audio clip has got everybody talking and everybody picking sides.  What do you hear?  Yanny?  Or Laurel?
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysThe ability for more parents to smoke pot legally could create a dangerous environment for children breathing in secondhand smoke.
Researchers Discover Deadly New Pig Virus That Could Spread to HumansResearchers say they have identified a new virus in pigs that could be a threat to humans.