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Diabulimia: How to Recognize the Signs of This Diabetes-Related Eating Disorder

It’s surprisingly common among women and girls with type 1 diabetes, and it’s very dangerous.

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Wet Coughs, Dry Coughs, Constant Coughs: When Your Child Should See a Doctor

One pediatrician/ER doc offers useful advice.

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Do You Know How to Use an EpiPen?

Researchers found that most people who use them get at least one step wrong, and that could spell disaster.

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Pros and Cons of Joining a Clinical Trial

These trials can offer important benefits, but a recent disastrous outcome underscores the potential dangers.

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Asthma Attacks: Is It Ever OK To Share an Asthma Inhaler?

Sharing may be against the rules, but can it save a life? And what other options are there?

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AEDS: Would You Know How to Use One?

Automated external defibrillators are common. Here's what you need to know so you can come to the rescue.

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CTE: What to Know About Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

The degenerative brain disorder is linked with repeated concussions and other blows to the head, scientists say.

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Drowsy Driving: How to Help Your Teen Driver Avoid It

Young drivers are especially vulnerable to falling asleep at the wheel. Here's how parents can help.

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5 Bedtime Snacks That Could Coax You to Sleep

Munch or sip one of these for ZZZs.

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6 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's That Don't Involve Memory Problems

Watch out for inappropriate laughter, loss of smell and more.

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What Are the Latest Mammogram Guidelines Again?

When different organizations make different recommendations, it gets confusing. Here's what you need to know.

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5 Strange Food Cures that Really May Work

Depending on what's ailing you, relief may be as close as your refrigerator or pantry.

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How to Boost Your Immune System: What Really Works

7 simple lifestyle measures to ward off everything from colds to cancer.

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Allergy Proof Your Kids — Not Your House

The best way to protect a child from allergies may be what sounds like the worst way

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Is There Arsenic in Your Wine?

One scientist found arsenic levels higher than what's allowed in drinking water.