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Birth control pills linked to small increase in risk of breast cancer, study shows

Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen modestly raise the risk of breast cancer, especially with long-term use, a Danish study found.   Researchers discovered a similar breast cancer risk with t


A better mammogram? Huge study putting 3-D scans to the test

WASHINGTON –  A better mammogram? Increasingly women are asked if they want a 3-D mammogram instead of the regular X-ray — and now U.S. health officials are starting a huge study to tell if the newer, so


Flu cases double last year's total, CDC says

More than 7,000 cases of influenza have been confirmed in the U.S. so far this flu season -- more than double the number this time last year, CBS News reported, citing data frm the Centers for Disease Control a


Do you really need to stop drinking on antibiotics?

You've snagged yourself a sinus infection or are battling a bout of strep throat... complete with that daggers-puncturing-your-tonsils feeling. Of course, it comes at the worst time ever (because, when doesn’t


Family settles $2M lawsuit in teen's dental death

A Minnesota family has settled a lawsuit over the 2015 death of their 17-year-old daughter who went into cardiac arrest while having her wisdom teeth removed. The family of Sydney Galleger, who was under the care of Dr.


The Tao of a Broken Foot: Life Lessons from an Injured Control Freak

Replaying the night I broke my foot, I still shake my head in disbelief.  I was at a Friendsgiving party the night before Turkey Day.  Sick with a lingering cold, I mustered up the energy to


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