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Binge drinking is on the decline among college students, new study finds
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THURSDAY, July 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- That glass of wine or pint of beer you enjoy with dinner every night might come with an added benefit -- a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, a new Danish study contends.
The researchers found that men who had 14 drinks each week and women who had nine drinks a week appeared to have the lowest ri...
THURSDAY, July 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A donated kidney is turned away for transplant an average of seven times before reaching the patient who finally receives it, a new study shows.
Transplant centers regularly reject kidneys based on a donor's age or perceived quality of the organ, even though these kidneys are eventually accep...
THURSDAY, July 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Imagine if your muscles kept telling your brain you were exhausted, even when you were resting.
That's what it's like for those who struggle with chronic fatigue syndrome, and researchers suggest in a new report that they now know why.
The disorder may cause the body to amplify fati...
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THURSDAY, July 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The emotional and physical costs of cancer can be staggering. But the financial side of cancer is also a great burden, with many patients in the United States struggling to pay for treatment, new research reveals.
"The current health law has greatly improved access to meaningful health cove...
THURSDAY, July 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- If you think you have nail fungus, you might be tempted to hide your problem with nail polish or self-treat with over-the-counter antifungal products. But you should visit a doctor instead, a dermatologist suggests.
"Nail fungus can be an embarrassing problem, but you shouldn't be embarrassed...
THURSDAY, July 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- After years of increases in binge drinking among the college crowd, new research shows those rates have now dropped.
Unfortunately, the reverse held true for young adults who did not go to college.
Between 1999 and 2005, binge drinking among college students jumped from 37 percent ...
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