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Well: Free Samples Influence Doctors’ Prescriptions
You asked, we answered: Are cool downs after a work out necessary? Do you have a health question? #askwell
"The technique can spray bits of uterine tissue or fibroids around inside the abdomen like seeds." @nytDeniseGrady
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Lower your blood pressure, raise your risk of bad falls. Dicey tradeoff for older adults.…
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A tool used in many hysterectomies can cause cancer to spread. The F.D.A. Tells gynecologists to stop using it.
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Well: Ask Well: Are Exercise Cool Downs Necessary?
Treatment Cost Could Influence Doctors’ Advice
Exercise appears to slow and even reverse the effects of aging on the skin.
"My youth was all sports. Now, at the age of 30, with Stage IV gastric cancer, I rely on what I learned then."
Well: An Athlete Tackles Cancer
F.D.A. Tells Doctors to Stop Procedure Used to Remove Uterine Fibroids
Awake, but not responding: is the mind still there? Families agonize. PET Scans Offer Clues on Vegetative States
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After birth, “you can delay cord clamping & do skin-to-skin contact" No trade-off needed, says @TheLancet study
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Are too many young people taking antidepressants for too long a period of time?
Well: Pregnancy Weight Gain Predicts Child’s Obesity
Well: The Antidepressant Generation
Diabetes Complications Show Sharp Decline, Report Finds
Well: An Easier Way to Delay Cutting the Cord
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Type 2 Diabetes Complications Show Sharp Decline, Report Finds
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The New Old Age Blog: Blood Pressure Drugs May Raise Fall Risk