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Mayo Clinic Q and A: Gas Drops for Fussiness

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Our 3-month-old is on formula and gets really fussy sometimes after she eats. It seems like she’s in pain. When we give her the over-the-counter gas drops, it usually seems to make her feel better. Are there any risks from giving her the gas drops every day? Is there anything else we should […]

Living With Cancer: Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin

Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin This common form of skin cancer usually isn't life-threatening, but it can be aggressive in some cases. Learn more and discover which treatments may help. Breast implants and cancer: Any connection? Is there any connection between breast implants and cancer? And if so, how serious is the risk? Learn […]

The Door Arm-y

I'm not sure what it is about the bump that makes it one that is really difficult for me to negotiate. To be sure, I get over these kinds of things in other places, in other doors. But the one here, in the entrance to my own apartment building, it's just brutal. Show More Summary

As it builds a 123-story skyscraper, one of South Korea's most powerful companies faces a towering problem

3 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Lotte Tower looms over the south of Seoul, a 123-story, granite-colored pillar that dwarfs the rest of the skyline. In the shadow of the not-quite-completed skyscraper are businesses that represent the many components of the Lotte corporate empire: a hotel, department store, apartment complex,...

Active Vacation Idea: Climbing Africa’s Highest Mountain (pt 1)

Its that time of the year when many families take an extended holiday – often abroad. When most people think of vacations, they envision themselves lounging on a sunny beach, sipping a drink out of         

Medical News Today: Pharmacy on the go: Programmable device produces vaccines on demand

A device that acts as a portable pharmacy for use in remote areas of the world has been developed as a cost-effective solution for on-demand treatments.

Medical News Today: Everything You Need to Know About the Pap Smear

Learn all about the Pap smear, a screening tool to detect cervical cancer cells. This article looks at Pap smear results and what age you should have one.

Medical News Today: How a blood pressure hormone can cause weight gain

Researchers have uncovered a mechanism by which a hormone system that controls blood pressure can also promote weight gain, causing obesity.

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics to Present Seven Scientific Posters, Six Products at AACC

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics will present seven scientific posters on its assays and display six products at the 2016 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) annual meeting. Ortho's posters will address a range of important tests, both marketed and in-development for clinical labs.

As trade deadline approaches, there's mystery about Angels GM Billy Eppler's plans

9 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

In September 2014, A.J. Hinch was between jobs. Now the Houston Astros’ manager, he had resigned from the San Diego Padres’ front office the month before, and he traveled to New York on his own to watch one of Derek Jeter’s last games at Yankee Stadium. There, he ran into his acquaintance Billy...

New Study Finds Breastmilk Boosts Brain Development

Over the past 2 decades many studies have looked at the developmental benefits of breastfeeding. An new study that was conducted by Brigham and Women's Hospital, and published online in The Journal of Pediatrics, has found more proof...Show More Summary

In pursuit of Reds outfielder Jay Bruce, Dodgers could part with Yasiel Puig

12 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Venturing down a path that could lead to Yasiel Puig’s departure from Los Angeles, the Dodgers have continued to show interest in acquiring Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce before Monday’s trade deadline, according to people familiar with the situation who requested anonymity because of the...

Martian gully theory doesn't hold water, study finds

12 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

In spite of the flowing gouges they leave behind, gullies on the Red Planet may not have been formed by liquid water, according to data from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The findings, described in Geophysical Research Letters, showcase the complexity of Martian geology and highlight how...

State authorities face push back in effort to control and warn about mercury in fish at nearly 200 state reservoirs

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

State water authorities and nine local water quality control boards are developing a statewide mercury control program aimed at reducing mercury levels and limiting consumption of contaminated fish at some of Southern California’s most popular fishing destinations. One hundred and eighty reservoirs...

Russian Olympic medalist, a Trojan Swim Club member, tests positive for meldonium but won't be punished

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

2016 Rio Summer Olympics: Keep track of all the Rio Olympics news July 29, 2016, 6:12 p.m. Full coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. 5:51 P.M. Russian Olympic medalist, a Trojan Swim Club member, tests positive for meldonium but won't be punished Nathan Fenno Russian Olympic medalist, a...

Jason Day makes a move at PGA, as Robert Streb (63) and Jimmy Walker share lead

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

On the scale of illness and injury to overcome when entering a major golf championship, Jason Day this week fell somewhere between the sniffles and a mangled body part. “Tiger won the U.S. Open on a broken leg,” Day said with a grin late on Friday evening at Baltusrol Golf Club. “I’ve got a cold....

Looking for the human moments beneath the TV filters of the Democratic and Republican conventions

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

There are facts, and there is everything else — what we feel, what we believe, what we choose to disregard among what's been proved real, and what we choose to regard as real that is demonstrably untrue. Every day brings a massive information dump impossible for any person to process, complicated...

Computer service used by Clinton campaign hacked, campaign says

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Donald Trump outpaces Hillary Clinton in nomination speech viewers July 29, 2016, 5:33 p.m. The conventions are over, and the candidates are on to the general election: • In her acceptance speech Hillary Clinton went directly after Donald Trump as someone who doesn't have the temperament to be...

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