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Dr. Mallika Marshall describes a whole new kind of party for women who eventually want to have babies.
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A Lynn woman says watching Angelina Jolie go public with her decision to remove her breasts and ovaries empowers her.
The actress just announced she had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in an effort to decrease her chance of developing the disease that killed her mother.
There’s more evidence that a midday siesta can do you good.
Getting kids to eat healthy school lunches is all about taste and presentation, a new study finds.
The Providence College basketball team recently honored a 15-year-old boy who has a rare genetic disease.
It’s hard to think about allergy season when there’s still snow on the ground.
There are less invasive options for colon cancer screening, including CT colonography, which is also known as the virtual colonoscopy.
Doctors say John Waage needs surgery to help him survive, but his insurance company calls the operation “experimental” and won’t pay for it.
High-profile athletes drawing attention to concussions have changed how contact sports are coached.
Researchers have identified common genetic traits that may explain how aspirin can help protect against colon cancer.
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The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.
What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.
The FDA is continuing to investigate a possible link between the multiple sclerosis drug Gilenya.