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They found that those with a form of a gene tied to lower levels of drinking generally had healthier hearts.
Udall made the remarks in response to a question at a news conference to highlight his latest foray into the volatile politics of birth control.
In this Oct. 8, 2013, file photo, a sign marks the entrance to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in Atlanta.
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body.
An expert panel of Food and Drug Administration advisers heard impassioned pleas from women with cancer and family members of deceased patients who said they were unaware of the cancer risks of the popular technique for treating fibroids by grinding the tissue and removing it through a small incision in the abdomen.
Joe with his girlfriend Johnna Hetrick, 27, giving him moral support on his left foot's last adventures.
Students living in campus housing at Missouri's public universities will be required to get vaccinated against bacterial meningitis beginning next year.
Gov. Sean Parnell, in a statement Thursday, said that if mediation doesn't work, "the state is prepared to pursue all remedies available under the contract, including legal action."
The reports -- conducted by three major research organizations -- aim to measure the early effect of the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate.
There is no treatment for dengue, which causes symptoms including fever, severe joint pain, headaches and bleeding.
A Mississippi baby scientists said was "functionally cured" of HIV now has detectable levels of the virus in her blood, 27 months after being taken off antiretroviral drugs, her doctors say.
A U.S. girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV - and therefore is not cured.
A Mississippi girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for several years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV and therefore is not cured.
This July 31, 1964 file photo shows Don Everly and Phil Everly of The Everly Brothers during a performance.
Boulder County health officials say they've identified three locations in Longmont where mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile virus.
According to the letter dated June 27, of seven critical success factors required of states, Tennessee had met only one.
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