Researchers At Boston Children's To Study Body TemperatureResearchers at Boston Children’s Hospital are hoping to recruit thousands of adults and kids from all over the country to participate in the "Feverprints" study.
Are Hormones Or Genes To Blame For Peripartum Depression?Local researchers are trying to figure out how a woman's DNA affects her risk.
Placebos Helping IBS, Migraine Sufferers Find ReliefResearch shows placebos can improve some common medical conditions.
Electronic Devices, Wearable Technology May Trigger Nickel AllergiesSome electronic devices and wearable technologies have been found to have trace amounts of nickel and they're causing users to have allergic reactions.
Should Foods Display Exercise Labels?We've heard the push for more nutritional information on labels and menus, but some experts suggest something different.
Overweight US Workers Blame Weight Gain On Work, Survey ShowsTwo-thirds of the population is overweight or obese and the numbers are climbing every year, and many Americans feel their job is to blame.
Botox Injections May Greatly Reduce Knee Pain, Researchers SayPatients with a certain type of knee pain say just one injection is getting them back on track.
Adaptive Therapy May Help Kids Cope With CancerOne year ago, a girl named Salma Costa began a new unconventional approach called adaptive therapy, currently reserved for children with no other options.
Compound Found In Tarantula Venom May Help People Dealing With Chronic PainA compound found in the spider's venom could serve as a powerful painkiller and could offer an alternative to conventional painkillers which can have nasty side effects.
Herbal Remedies Could Put Cancer Patients At RiskPeople often turn to herbal remedies for a variety of health conditions, but some can actually be harmful, especially if they're undergoing cancer treatment.
National Cancer Institute Calls For More Kids To Get HPV VaccinationThe National Cancer Institute is calling for more American children to be vaccinated against the human papillomavirus, most commonly referred to as HPV.
Cranberry Juice May Not Prevent Urinary Tract Infections, Experts SayBladder infections are common and many people turn to cranberry juice for early treatment, but some experts say that may be a waste of time.

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