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Blood Thinner Doesn’t Prevent Miscarriages: Study

Injected blood thinners don’t prevent pregnancy complications in women who may be prone to blood clots, a new study shows.

Blood-Thinner Pradaxa: What You Should Know

When the blood-thinner drug Pradaxa (dabigatran) was FDA-approved in 2010 to prevent stroke in people at high risk, a major selling point was that it doesn't require frequent blood tests and dose adjustments like the old standby drug, warfarin.

Diet Changes Can Alter Gut Bacteria, Study Says

Researchers monitored stool samples of two people for a year

Study Links Shift Work to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Researchers cite many possible reasons for the effect, including hormonal changes

Female Triathletes May Face Health Problems Such as Incontinence

Doctors should be alert for pelvic floor disorders, researcher says

Is Coffee Aggravating Your Hot Flashes?

Researchers suggest women skip caffeine if they're bothered by menopausal symptoms

Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says

Agency urges doctors to recommend it along with other routine immunizations

FDA Approves Hard-to-Abuse Narcotic Painkiller

Targiniq ER contains naloxone, which blunts euphoria of oxycodone when tablet is crushed or broken

Sleep Loss May Boost False Memories

People who don't get enough sleep may find they're more likely to form false memories, researchers say.

Study: Car Interiors Reach Dangerous Temps All Year

After a string of high-profile cases of kids being left in hot cars this year, a new study shows just how quickly heat can become a danger, even in cooler months of the year.

Study: 10 Million Americans Gained Health Coverage

Study: 10 Million Americans Gained Health Coverage

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