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Reports of Breast Implant Illnesses Prompt Federal Review
by DENISE GRADY and RONI CARYN RABIN
19 Mar 2019 at 2:49pm
The Food and Drug Administration is taking another look at breast implants because of renewed safety concerns.
Trump Plans to End the AIDS Epidemic. In Places Like Mississippi, Obstacles A...
by DONALD G. McNEIL Jr.
18 Mar 2019 at 1:01pm
The administration will focus on more than 50 ?hot spots? in the U.S. that annually account for half of new H.I.V. infections. A clinic in the Deep South sees the challenges every day.
Knowing the Right Time to Say Goodbye to a Pet
by TARA PARKER-POPE
19 Mar 2019 at 6:38am
End-of-life decisions for animals are difficult. A veterinarian has developed a scale to help clear up the confusion.
The Right Way to Follow Your Passion
by BRAD STULBERG
19 Mar 2019 at 2:00am
Passion can be a gift or a curse.
Tens of Thousands of Heart Patients May Not Need Open-Heart Surgery
by GINA KOLATA
16 Mar 2019 at 2:18pm
Replacement of the aortic valve with a minimally invasive procedure called TAVR proved effective in younger, healthier patients.
Personal Health: When the Benefits of Statins Outweigh the Risks
by JANE E. BRODY
19 Mar 2019 at 12:05pm
Knowing the odds of side effects and making sure to get periodic checkups that would pick up an adverse reaction, I chose to focus on the drugs? potential benefits.
The Checkup: Talking to Children About Terminal Illness
by PERRI KLASS, M.D.
18 Mar 2019 at 2:00am
New guidelines call for speaking openly with children when they or their parents face life-threatening diseases.
The New Health Care: When Email Comes to the Doctor?s Office, Wait Times Decr...
by AUSTIN FRAKT
19 Mar 2019 at 10:01am
The growing use of electronic consultations can save time, expense and headaches.
Well : Broken-Heart Syndrome Is Not All in the Head
by GRETCHEN REYNOLDS
19 Mar 2019 at 2:00am
Broken-heart syndrome, a serious medical condition, may begin in the brain.
British Gallery Turns Down $1.3 Million Sackler Donation
by ALEX MARSHALL
19 Mar 2019 at 12:03pm
?I congratulate them on their courage,? said the photographer Nan Goldin, after the National Portrait Gallery said it would not accept a gift from the family, which has links to the opioid crisis.
Psychic Mediums Are the New Wellness Coaches
by LISA HELD
19 Mar 2019 at 2:18pm
A woo-woo profession is getting a boost from the wellness industrial complex. Seems ? intuitive.
Q&A: Moving Dung Is a Dirty Job. These Beetles Live for It.
by C. CLAIBORNE RAY
19 Mar 2019 at 4:05am
Deployed on farms, industrious dung beetles clean up livestock waste, improve soil and reduce harmful bacteria.
Professional Hair Removal Catches On With the Preteen Set
by SHIVANI VORA
19 Mar 2019 at 2:36am
Dermatologists and salons that offer waxing and laser treatments report seeing an increasing number of girls as young as 8.
Unvaccinated Student in Kentucky Sues After Being Barred From Playing Basketball
by CONCEPCIÓN DE LEÓN
19 Mar 2019 at 12:18pm
Jeremy Kunkel, 18, claims he shouldn?t be forced to be vaccinated against chickenpox. He contends that barring him from school violates his First Amendment rights.
Daily Low-Dose Aspirin No Longer Recommended by Doctors, if You?re Healthy
by LAURA M. HOLSON
18 Mar 2019 at 1:51pm
New guidelines suggest the risk of bleeding outweighs the heart benefits among healthy adults who take low-dose aspirin.