Are Doctors Discarding Donor Kidneys That Could Save Lives?

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07/06/2017 07:00 PM EDT

Study found suboptimal organs prolonged lives and were a much better option than dialysis

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07/06/2017 07:00 PM EDT

Study of people nearing their own death finds many describe the journey as surprisingly positive

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07/06/2017 04:00 PM EDT

And length of prescriptions went up, raising risk of addiction among patients

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07/06/2017 02:00 PM EDT

Agency head calls persistent geographic gap a ‘significant public health problem’

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07/06/2017 02:00 PM EDT

Rise prompts call for R rating on movies that show or imply tobacco use

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07/06/2017 12:00 PM EDT

American Red Cross says declines seen in summer leading to dangerously low supply

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07/06/2017 12:00 PM EDT

As maternal sugar intake rose, so did allergies and asthma in kids by age 7, study found

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07/06/2017 12:00 PM EDT

Areas with lowest rates are in Africa, research shows

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07/06/2017 12:00 PM EDT

Odds of heart-related death increased in these patients after new painkiller use, researchers say

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07/06/2017 10:33 AM EDT
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Absenteeism by fearful kids linked to an extra $276 million in expenditures in California each year

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07/06/2017 09:00 AM EDT

Researchers chock it up to better meds, as patients live longer and better

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