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8 Ways to Make Your Makeup Last if You Have Dry Skin
WebMD discusses how to make your makeup last if you have dry skin.
Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men
Study didn't find same effect in young women or teens of either sex
8 Ways to Make Makeup Last on Oily Skin
WebMD discusses how to make makeup last on oily skin.
Did Nose Cells Help Paralyzed Man Walk?
A group of doctors and scientists say a paralyzed man has been able to walk again after surgery in which nerve cells from his nasal cavity were transplanted into his spinal cord.
Ban Most Edible Pot Products: CO Health Officials
Ban Most Edible Pot Products: CO Health Officials
Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant
Reduced lung function seen in children at age 4, study says
Living With a Smoker Like Living in a Polluted City: Study
Air-particle levels in smoking households almost 10 times higher than nonsmoking homes
CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients
Full body suits, respirators now recommended, along with monitor to observe workers removing gear
Passengers From Ebola-Affected Countries Must Land at Designated U.S. Airports
Testing would-be passengers in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone could spot 3 cases of disease a month
Regular Doctor Visits Help Control Blood Pressure, Study Says
Having health insurance also associated with better readings
Parkinson's Drugs May Spur Compulsive Behaviors
Study estimated a 10 percent increased risk of impulsive gambling, shopping and hypersexuality
Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study Reports
Taking drug in addition to chemotherapy also reduces risk of cancer recurrence
Why Aren’t There Sex Drugs for Women?
The FDA has approved six brand-name drugs to help men get an erection. But it has yet to green-light a drug -- a “pink Viagra” -- to help women distressed about their lack of libido.
For Infertility Treatment, Should He Drink Less Coffee, More Booze?
Study suggests male beverage consumption affects in vitro fertilization results
Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children
Study finds that liquid drugs are the most commonly misused at home
Goodbye to Reading Glasses?
Implantable eye device shows promise in preliminary trial, researchers say
New Fitbit Flex Debuts After Skin Issue Complaints
New Fitbit Flex Debuts After Skin Issue Complaints
Apple Cider Vinegar and Your Health
Can apple cider vinegar help you lose weight or lower blood sugar? WebMD explains.
Man Treated for Ebola in Atlanta Now 'Free' of the Virus
While U.S. prepares tighter infection controls for Ebola patients
Ebola or Not? Rapid Test for the Virus Not Here Yet
With flu season approaching, finding an accurate, speedy screening method will become more important
U.S. Preparing Tighter Infection Controls for Ebola Patients: Report
Lab technician shows no signs of disease; Obama urges Americans to remain calm
Summer Tips for Psoriasis
Use these tips to make the most of balmy days when you have psoriasis.
WHO Admits Botched Response to Ebola in Africa
Incompetent staff blamed in internal memo from U.N. health agency, news service reports
Vitamin D Might Help Kids With Eczema
Researchers saw some improvement in winter-related symptoms
Black Box Warning Should Remain on Chantix: FDA Panel
Black Box Warning Should Remain on Chantix: FDA Panel
Joan Rivers Died of Brain Damage Caused by Low Oxygen: Medical Examiner
Joan Rivers Died of Brain Damage Caused by Low Oxygen: Medical Examiner
Too Much Nail Trimming May Lead to Problems
Daily trimming of fingernails and toenails to make them look good could lead to serious nail conditions.
Outdoor Exercise With Pollen Allergies (Nasal Allergies)
If you’re an exerciser who loves the outdoors but suffers from allergies, WebMD has tips to help you through pollen season.
Obama Appoints 'Ebola Czar'
U.S. health officials reiterate opposition to a ban on travelers from West Africa
Older Antibiotic Still Works Against Staph Infections, Study Finds
Vancomycin safe and effective, doctors should not turn to newer antibiotics, researchers say
California’s Insurance Exchange Gears Up For Round Two
California’s Insurance Exchange Gears Up For Round Two
Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes, Researchers Warn
Young children may be attracted to the brightly colored chemicals, study suggests
'To Burn Off Calories in This Soda, Walk 5 Miles'
Teens drank fewer sugary drinks when energy content info was converted to exercise, study found
Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC
Still, small percentage of parents refuse vaccinations for their kids, experts note
Living Healthy on a Retirement Budget
How to keep costs low when you're on a retirement budget but not sacrifice your health.
9 Brain Boosters to Prevent Memory Loss
Tips to help keep your brain sharp as you age.
Is Your Diet Aging You? Principles of an Anti-Aging Diet
WebMD discusses the diet habits that may help you stay as young as possible inside and out.
Fear of Ebola Spreading Faster Than Virus in U.S.
Has the fear of Ebola gone too far? On Thursday, school districts in Texas and Ohio announced they would close schools for cleaning, because staff members and some students had been on the same plane -- though not necessarily on the same flight -- as Amber Vinson, the second nurse in Texas to catch Ebola from Thomas Eric Duncan.
More Evidence That Exercise May Help Fight Depression
But low mood can be a barrier to physical activity, study finds
Health Highlights: Oct. 16, 2014
Two New Drugs Approved for Fatal Lung Disease Time for Consumers to Renew Health Coverage: Federal Goverment
Gut Microbes Tied to Jet Lag, Shift-Work Weight Gain
Body's helpful bacteria may have internal clocks, too, researchers suggest
If You Do Gain Weight, Polyunsaturated Fats May Prevent Some Damage
Sunflower oil linked to better cholesterol readings, study finds
ER Visits Linked to Synthetic Pot More Than Double, Report Finds
Misperception that it is safe makes it especially dangerous, experts say
Is 'Slow and Steady' Weight Loss Really the Best Approach?
Study suggests some overweight people might get better results from more aggressive dieting
Psoriasis Tied to Raised Risk of Uncontrolled Blood Pressure
Researchers suspect inflammation is the common denominator
Immune Therapy Induces Remission for Many With a Tough-to-Treat Blood Cancer
But, some advanced acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients relapsed, study finds
Concussions: Teen’s Tragedy Spurs Policy Change
At 13, Zackery Lystedt was a star player on his junior- high- school football team. Then one game changed everything.
Just Try Getting an Appointment With a Psychiatrist
Of 360 U.S. doctors called in study, only one-quarter agreed to see 'patient'
Are U.S. Hospitals Prepared for Ebola?
After 2nd health worker at Dallas hospital is diagnosed with the virus, experts say more vigilance is needed
Second Dallas Hospital Worker Has Ebola
A second health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is infected with Ebola.