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Ask a Doctor: Do Stem Cell Face Creams Really Work?

Face cream illustration via Shutterstock If you’ve been to the beauty counter lately or up late enough to see the infomercials, the latest in skin creams […]

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What to Wear: Outdoor Winter Runs

Winter running illustration via Shutterstock It’s freezing. And unfortunately, running outdoors right now is not as desirable as it is in the warmer months. This is […]

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New Year's Resolutions Done Right

New Year’s balloons photo via Shutterstock That moment on the couch is just around the corner. You know the one, when you look down at […]

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Four Ways to Avoid Winter Weight Gain

Winter ice skaters photo via Shutterstock Even though we live in the 21st century, our bodies are still hardwired to function like our pre-historic ancestors. […]

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What's the New Prescription for Cancer Survivors? Exercise.

Exercising in the park photo via Shutterstock A cancer diagnosis is devastating for anyone, regardless of age, type, or severity. The road to recovery is […]

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Study Links Maternal Smoking to Autism in Kids

A new study says smoking while pregnant increases the risk for high-functioning autism. Although the chance was only slightly higher, (11 percent of moms of […]

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Gone But Not Forgotten, Once-Promising Drugs Could Get a Second Chance

There may be a second life for once-promising drugs that were cast aside by the pharmaceutical industry. The government is urging pharmaceutical companies to find […]

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Blame Email if You're Feeling Stressed (or If You Have Any Other Problems That Need a Scapegoat)

It’s no news flash that technology is capable of negative side effects. But a recent study shows that email alone is a large stress factor […]

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Prediciting Who Will Have a Heart Attack — And Who Won't

Boston cardiologist James Muller has made it his mission to be able to predict heart attacks in patients. He has “developed a tool that analyzes […]

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Is UMass Medical School the Area's 'Best-Kept Secret'?

There’s no shortage of colleges and universities in Boston, but UMass has been overlooked in terms of medical advancements, it seems. Craig Ceol, a cancer […]

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Now You Can Fight Cellulite with an Operation

Cellulaze, a new FDA approved procedure, just came out that claims to get rid of cellulite from underneath the skin. It cuts skin fibers that […]

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Vogue Pledges to Start Using Only Healthy-Looking Models

And we’re all going to start living on the moon. [ABC]

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Massachusetts House Wants to Save $160 Billion on Healthcare

The bill would create a new agency to monitor spending and reduce doctors fees if necessary (good luck). The bill also aims to keep hospital […]

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Are Psych Patients Stagnating in the ER?

Are Psych Patients Stagnating in the ER? Short answer: yes. Longer answer: according to a new study out in the Annals of Emergency Medicine, patients […]

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Llama Therapy: Not as Weird as it Sounds

Llama Therapy: Not as Weird as it Sounds. You know the concept of a therapy dog, right? Furry animal brings comfort and joy to the […]