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Certain foods may make your allergy symptoms better or worse. Here's how diet can affect your allergies.

WebMD explains the difference between drug allergies and drug side effects.

There's plenty of temptation on the Thanksgiving table. In this Health Smarts video, Kevin Soden, MD, shares 5 simple tips to make your Turkey Day feast a bit healthier -- and still have room for the pumpkin pie.

Kids and teens who have asthma can and do play sports. But some activities are better than others - find out more.

Advisory organizations perform some of the same functions as statistical agents such as developing statistical plans and collecting data from insurers.

There is now more consumer data available than ever before. But what’s the best way to use it?

Kaufman was the only specialty insurance organization out of 45 global award-winning companies to receive the honor.

Slaughterhouses will take extra steps to ensure other animals aren't contaminated at a cost of about $6.5 million a year.

In desperate moments, the asthma attack fills Sydnie Stambaugh’s lungs with fluid, shuts down her airways and it can feel as if she is drowning.

“Hepatitis” means inflammation of the liver. Toxins, certain drugs, some diseases, heavy alcohol use, and bacterial and viral infections can all cause hepatitis. Hepatitis is also the name of a family of viral infections that affect the liver; the most common types are Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C
What is the difference between Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C
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There is now a very real risk that a lawsuit could result from the SEC determining that an organization’s cybersecurity is lacking.

The popularity of essential oils has grown significantly. Learn about the types of allergic reactions that can occur as a result of using essential oils.

Obtaining sufficient restful sleep is an essential requirement for optimal human productivity. Such a practice is a key component of a healthy lifestyle, which includes a nutritious diet, regular vigorous exercise, and a positive mental attitude. How much sleep one needs varies from person to person.

Dental braces are devices used in orthodontics to straighten teeth and correct a person's bite. Braces work by applying continuous pressure to slowly move teeth in a specific direction over time.

For many children with asthma, coughing is an early warning sign of a flare-up, an expert says.

A repetitive motion injury (or overuse injury) involves doing an action over and over again, as with a baseball pitcher throwing a baseball, a tennis player hitting a tennis ball, typing at a computer keyboard, and most notoriously, typing with your thumbs on the tiny keypad of your phone. It may be

Findings in a new study states that elevated levels of DDE in pregnant women are associated with an increased risk of autism among their children.

Vapes, also known as an e-cigarette, are a popular alternative to smoking as many believe them to be less harmful. Vaping is popular with younger people and those trying to quit smoking cigarettes....

HCA Healthcare's Chief Epidemiologist Ken Sands, MD, explains measles, why it's on the rise in the United States and how you can prevent it.

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Suppressing an uprising, President Daniel Ortega borrows tactics from autocrats abroad.

'Choose Between Two Options $47 for an exam and cox spinal-decompression treatment ($260 value) $78.50 for an exam and two cox spinal-decompression treatments ($370 value) Cox Spinal decompression, which relieves pressure on the discs of the spine, can be used to treat back pain, sciatica, bulging or herniated discs, spinal stenosis and other spinal ailments. X-rays and MRIs from other offices will be accepted and read…

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