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Pfizer reports promising results for cancer drug

Pfizer says experimental drug shows promising results treating advanced breast cancer

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Using a fitness tracker to track your health

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:09pm EDT

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Study: Humans can detect 1 trillion odors

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:07pm EDT

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Norwegian police try to identify amnesia man

Who is 'John Smith'? Norwegian police try to identify man who claims to suffer from amnesia

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 11:30am EDT

Consumer Reports: Replace your mattress, best mattresses to buy

While you're counting sheep, you may need to count the years you've be using the same mattress because experts say it has a lifespan.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 11:15am EDT

Doctor: Put risks of breast cancer and mammograms in perspective

The director of the Breast Imaging and Interventional Center at the George Washington Medical Faculty Associates is a breast cancer survivor. She says getting a mammogram and early diagnosis can save a life.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 11:05am EDT

UK scientists make body parts in lab

UK scientists make noses, ears and other body parts in lab, widespread use still years away

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 10:03am EDT

How one Bethesda cancer nonprofit is helping hospitals keep accreditation

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center has joined forces with a Bethesda nonprofit to offer cancer support groups and yoga onsite, part of an effort to meet new accreditation standards for hospitals offering cancer treatments.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:44am EDT

Civil War hospitals in Va.'s Capital city honored

Virginia historic marker to rise Saturday in honor of Richmond's Civil War hospitals

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:16am EDT

GOP seeks coverage choices in health law they hate

Congressional Republicans seek more coverage choices under health care law they want to repeal

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:22am EDT

Heroin addicts face barriers to treatment

From cost and coverage to finding a free bed, heroin addicts face barriers to treatment

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:08am EDT

Ranking the most painful places to get stung by a bee

Nobody likes getting stung by a bee, but a graduate student has rated the most painful places to get stung, after subjecting himself to hundreds of stings.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:15am EDT

Obama, VFW head discuss Fort Hood, mental health

Obama, VFW commander discuss Fort Hood, mental health and veterans' aid in White House meeting

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 01:10am EDT

Fast facts about some obstacles to heroin sobriety

Fast facts about some obstacles to heroin sobriety

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 01:04am EDT

Experts decode germs' DNA to fight food poisoning

HEALTHBEAT: Disease detectives try genome sequencing to outsmart foodborne disease outbreaks

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 01:04am EDT

Arkansas AG asks court to reconsider drug ruling

Arkansas AG asks state Supreme Court to reconsider its tossing of $1.2B Johnson & Johnson fine

Monday - 04/07/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Lawmakers reach compromise on medical marijuana

Lawmakers reach medical marijuana compromise, allowing 15 grower licenses in first 2 years

Monday - 04/07/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Dr. Frank Jobe remembered at Dodger Stadium

Dr. Frank Jobe, who pioneered Tommy John surgery, celebrated at Dodger Stadium memorial

Monday - 04/07/2014, 08:05pm EDT

Chili's nixes autism event after backlash

Chili's cancels fundraising for autism group after backlash over its vaccination stance

Monday - 04/07/2014, 06:10pm EDT
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