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Last year, Kaylynn Knull and Tom Schwander were enjoying a relaxing vacation in the Dominican Republic when the couple started experiencing alarming symptoms. Now the two have filed a $1 million lawsuit...

This Silent Heart Arrythmia Affects the Young and Healthy

In light of the tragic death of Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, many fans have to wonder: what happened to this strapping, young player? Baseball fans and even those outside that world are...

Your Nightly Bathroom Trips Could Mean Hypertension, Study Says

If you make frequent midnight runs to the bathroom, you already know how annoying they can be. But new research suggests they might mean more than just guzzling too much water before...

New Blood Test Could Help with Preventing and Treating PTSD

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers have developed a blood test that measures identifying genetic markers of stress, states a press release in ScienceDaily (1). The test could create a new wave...

The Future of Male Birth Control—Ultrasound

Is it possible the same machine used to watch a baby grow in utero could also prevent pregnancy entirely? Yep, ultrasound has proven it might just be the male birth control of...

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Instead of Eye Surgery, A Surfer Takes Matters into His Own Hands

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Benefits of Probiotics: Why You Should Take One Every Day

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Need to Lower Blood Sugar? Why Diabetics Should Try Eating Cucumber

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