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Study Ranks the Best and Worst Materials for Face Masks

Some coverings work better than others when it comes to blocking virus spray

   

     

 

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5 Most Common Skin Conditions After You Turn 70

Study finds 3 in 4 people require treatment for at least one ailment

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Fauci: 5 Things Americans Can Do to Avoid Another Lockdown

The country's top infectious disease expert outlines strategy to ease COVID-19 surges

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AARP Explains: What to Know About the Coronavirus

How it spreads and what symptoms to watch out for

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FDA OKs Some Health Claims About Cranberries and UTIs

Juice, dietary supplements may reduce the risk of urinary tract infections in women

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Is Eye Disease Putting You at Risk for Blindness?

Early diagnoses of glaucoma, macular degeneration and more can save your sight

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Are Hormones Causing Your Weight Gain?

The latest on how imbalances may add pounds

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COVID-19 and Kids: More than 338,980 Cases Reported

Complications can strike the young, and Black, Hispanic children hospitalized at higher rates

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Mississippi Indian Tribe Devastated by the Pandemic

Nationally, Native Americans are hospitalized at 5 times the rate of whites

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FDA Expands Warning on Methanol Hand Sanitizers

Deaths tied to toxic ingredient in imported sanitizers

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New Tests and Technology Can Help Save Your Sight

Open your eyes to these bright new solutions

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Rates of Advanced Prostate Cancer Have Climbed

Study: Increase in late-stage disease for men 50+

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Videoconferencing Tips for People With Hearing Loss

A few adjustments can make virtual meetings easier


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