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  1. Antibiotic-Resistant Typhoid Spreading Abroad

    By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- An antibiotic-resistant strain of the bacteria that causes typhoid fever has spread to many countries and reached epidemic levels in Africa, a new study warns. The strain, H58, emerged in South Asia between 25 and 30 year

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  2. Study Links Celiac Disease to Nerve Damage

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with the digestive disorder celiac disease are at increased risk for nerve damage, a new study suggests. Swedish researchers looked at more than 28,000 people with celiac disease and a "control" group of more than 13

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  3. Many Under 50 Living With Cold Sore Virus

    By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter SATURDAY, May 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- More than half of Americans aged 14 to 49 carry the virus that causes cold sores -- those small blisters around the mouth that may come and go, according to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). "Cold sores may appear

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  4. Vitamin D Supplements Might Help Some Lose Weight

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For obese Americans who are low on vitamin D, taking a supplement of the nutrient might help them lose weight, a new study suggests. According to an Italian team, led by Luisella Vigna of the University of Milan, prior resea

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  5. This Diet May Be Dangerous With Heart Disease Risk

    By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A high-protein diet may backfire for people at risk for heart disease -- increasing the likelihood of weight gain and early death, a new study suggests. Replacing carbohydrates and fats with protein is touted as a quick wa

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  6. Think More Sex Will Make You Happier? Think Again

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Despite what many may think, getting a little more active between the sheets isn't a path to more happiness, a new study suggests. The study from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh included 128 married, heterosexual co

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  7. Biking, Walking to Work Can Help Shed Pounds

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Leaving your car at home and cycling, walking or using public transit to get to work could help you lose weight, according to a new study. The research included 4,000 British people who were surveyed three times between 2004

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  8. The 10 Most-Prescribed and Top-Selling Medications

    May 8, 2015 -- The thyroid drug Synthroid continues to be the nation’s most-prescribed medication. But Humira, which treats a variety of conditions, had the highest sales, according to the research firm IMS Health. The firm released data on the top 100 prescriptions and sales from April 2014 through

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  9. Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese

    By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Obese patients taking the blood thinner warfarin appear to have almost twice the risk of severe stomach bleeding compared to their normal-weight counterparts, a new study suggests. Why obese patients may be at greater risk

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  10. Probiotics May Ease Hay Fever Symptoms

    May 7, 2015 -- The so-called “friendly bacteria” known as probiotics may help take some of the misery out of hay fever, or seasonal allergies, according to a new review of studies. But the doctors who did the review say more research is needed before they’d be able to recommend probiotics as a treat

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