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Study: Asthma Medication Doesn’t Work for 50 Percent of Patients

A widely used type of asthma medication may not work in more than half of patients who are prescribed it, new research shows. Inhaled corticosteroids,...

CBD Oil Shows Potential to Treat Opioid Addiction

Cannabidiol (CBD) has been receiving a lot of attention lately as a potential treatment for everything from epilepsy to anxiety. Now, researchers report it...

Added Benefit: Blood Pressure Diet Lowers Risk of Heart Failure

The DASH diet's mission is to fight high blood pressure. But a new study suggests the eating plan may also significantly lower the risk...

8 Things Nutritionists Don’t Eat and Neither Should You

We know that fruits, vegetables, and whole grains are good for us, and that soda, donuts, and French fries are not. But between the...

Dr. Oz: Get Your Protein Intake Right for a Health Boost

Lately, the world seems obsessed with protein in the diet: protein waters and beverages; the protein-heavy paleo, keto, and Atkins diets; and protein-boosted packaged...

8 Ways to Make Life With Arthritis Easier

A staggering 54.5 million Americans suffer from some type of arthritis which, as it progresses, can make everyday tasks challenging. "When you have arthritis, interacting...

Vaping Can Make You More Prone to the Flu

Steering clear of folks who are coughing and sneezing is one way to prevent catching the flu. Avoiding e-cigarettes might be another, new research...

Depression and Anxiety Is Most Prevalent in These States…

Prescriptions for depression and anxiety medications are on the rise among Americans, according to a recent analysis by the research team at GoodRx, a...

Supreme Court Returns Fosamax Dispute to Lower Court

The Supreme Court said Monday that a judge must decide whether a dispute between drugmaker Merck and patients who alleged they were injured by...

Study: Teens Make up Most of E-cigarette Maker Juul’s Twitter Following

Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc. on Twitter last year were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in the...