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What 'This Is Us' Got Right About Panic Attacks

This week's episode of 'This Is Us' highlighted an important topic: panic attacks. And it got viewers talking.

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:12:00 GMT
Doctors Can Ask Patients About Guns: Federal Court

A federal appeals court has ruled that Florida doctors can talk to patients about gun safety, declaring a NRA-supported law aimed at restricting such discussions to be a violation of the First Amendment's right to free speech.

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:45:00 GMT
Two Women Positive for Zika After False Negatives in D.C.

The CDC is retesting 409 specimens that tested negative in Washington, D.C., last year, and so far two have already come back positive.

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:01:00 GMT
Flu Vaccine Protects Only About Half, CDC Says

The CDC says the current flu vaccine protects only about half of people from infection.

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:00:00 GMT
Stop Calling Trump Mentally Ill, Psychiatrist Says

It's not a personality disorder if you just landed the most important job in the world, one psychiatrist points out. He should know. He wrote the book.

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:59:00 GMT
What the Sexiest Female Lips Really Look Like

Americans are turning to lip fillers and augmentation surgery in record numbers. But what does an ideal pair of lips really look like?

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:06:00 GMT
Brain Scans Detect Signs of Autism in Babies Before Age 1

It may be possible to detect autism in babies before their first birthdays, a much earlier diagnosis than ever before, a small new study finds.

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:28:00 GMT
Health Spending Set to Grow in 2017

Health spending slowed in 2016 but will speed up this year, driven mostly by Medicare spending and insurance premiums, government economists forecast.

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 23:16:47 GMT
Fasting Diet Takes Off Pounds, Improves Health

People who followed a special diet in which they "fasted" five days a month lost pounds and improved cholesterol, blood pressure and blood sugar.

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:53:43 GMT
Merck Drops Test on Alzheimer's Drug

A drug company has stopped one big test of an Alzheimer's drug because it's not helping patients.

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:06:28 GMT
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