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Just in time for your tailgate: How getting a drink can be dirty business

Tailgating can be fun, but watch what goes into your drink. Monkey Business Images/www.shutterstock.comHave you ever thought about what might tag along when you add ice or a lemon slice ...
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Cancer Distress May Lead to Missed Appointments

MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Seriously distressed cancer patients appear to miss more appointments and have more hospital admissions during treatment, a new study finds. The U.S. National ...
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Food Stamp Benefits May Lower Health Care Costs

U.S. program linked to medical savings of $1,400 per year for participants, study suggests MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Health care costs could drop for poor Americans who ...
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GOP Sweetens Obamacare Repeal Bill to Woo Key Votes

Revisions would give states more decision-making authority on how to allocate health care dollars MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Senate GOP leaders have added language to their Obamacare ...
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Breast Cancer Radiation ‘Less Scary’ Than Thought

MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Radiation therapy for breast cancer is actually "less scary" than anticipated, nine out of 10 patients say after treatment. A survey of 300-plus ...
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Mastectomy Study Confirms ‘Jolie Effect’

Preventive breast cancer surgeries rose after the actress publicized her decision MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Actress Angelina Jolie's decision to undergo breast removal to reduce her risk ...
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Where It’s Legal, One-Quarter of Cancer Patients Use Medical Pot

But patients in Washington state say doctors provide little information about the drug MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- If you legalize medical marijuana, a sizable number of cancer ...
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Cancer Patients May Have Undiagnosed Depression

Mental health screening at start of and during cancer treatment is vital, study author says MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Depression is common, though often overlooked, in people ...
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Putting Wine on a Diet

MONDAY, Sept. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Do you enjoy a glass of wine with dinner or when unwinding at the end of a long day, but wonder how its ...
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Don’t Let the Tick Stick

Dermatology expert offers advice on tick removal and avoiding them in the first place SUNDAY, Sept. 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- As tick populations and the threats they pose increase ...
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