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Patient Who Recieved Groundbreaking Pig Heart Transplant Dies

Patient Who Recieved Groundbreaking Pig Heart Transplant...

The first person to have his failing heart replaced with that of a genetically altered...

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Uncertainty for Biden’s Covid Plan After Aid Is Dropped From Spending Bill

Uncertainty for Biden’s Covid Plan After Aid Is Dropped...

By May, she said, the current supply of monoclonal antibody drugs used to treat...

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‘You Murdered My Daughter’: Relatives of OxyContin Victims Confront the Sacklers

‘You Murdered My Daughter’: Relatives of OxyContin Victims...

While state and local governments will divide up billions from the Sacklers and...

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New Vaccine Findings Pose Tough Questions for Parents of Young Children

New Vaccine Findings Pose Tough Questions for Parents of...

For American parents, particularly those with young children, the last couple of...

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An Undiscovered Coronavirus? The Mystery of the ‘Russian Flu’

An Undiscovered Coronavirus? The Mystery of the ‘Russian...

Dr. Taubenberger predicts better evidence will emerge. He and John Oxford, emeritus...

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Doctors Are More Likely to Describe Black Patients as Uncooperative, Studies Find

Doctors Are More Likely to Describe Black Patients as Uncooperative,...

Regardless of race, unmarried patients and those on government health plans like...

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A Woman Is Cured of H.I.V. Using a Novel Treatment

A Woman Is Cured of H.I.V. Using a Novel Treatment

A bone marrow transplant is not a realistic option for most patients. Such transplants...

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Lia Thomas, Trans Swimmer, Revives Debate About Sex Testing in Sports

Lia Thomas, Trans Swimmer, Revives Debate About Sex Testing...

“It seems clear that defendants knowingly instituted this test for the sole purpose...

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What to Know About Boosters and Vaccine Restrictions for International Travel

What to Know About Boosters and Vaccine Restrictions for...

Israel’s policy is currently the closest to Switzerland’s, but it is likely to change...

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Covid Patients May Have Increased Risk of Mental Health Problems

Covid Patients May Have Increased Risk of Mental Health...

After having Covid, people were 55 percent more likely to be taking prescribed antidepressants...

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Sacklers Raise Their Offer to Settle Opioid Lawsuits by More Than $1 Billion

Sacklers Raise Their Offer to Settle Opioid Lawsuits by...

Members of the billionaire Sackler family have sweetened their cash offer to settle...

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More Teenage Girls With Eating Disorders Wound Up in the E.R. During the Pandemic

More Teenage Girls With Eating Disorders Wound Up in the...

During the pandemic, emergency rooms across the country reported an increase in...

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How to Decide if You Should Still Wear a Mask

How to Decide if You Should Still Wear a Mask

As masking mandates lift and new coronavirus infections fall across the United States,...

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New York Deer Infected With Omicron, Study Finds

New York Deer Infected With Omicron, Study Finds

White-tailed deer on Staten Island have been found carrying the highly transmissible...

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Bob Saget's Death: Brain Injury Experts Give Advice on Preventing Serious Harm

Bob Saget's Death: Brain Injury Experts Give Advice...

It appeared to be an ordinary fall: Bob Saget, the actor and comedian, knocked his...

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C.D.C. Proposes New Guidelines for Treating Pain, Including Opioid Use

C.D.C. Proposes New Guidelines for Treating Pain, Including...

In another indication that the C.D.C. sees these new guidelines as a course-correction...