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Study: Vitamin D No Benefit To The Those Over 70

There is little benefit for those over 70 taking higher dose vitamin D supplements to improve their bone strength and reduce the risk of falls.

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Researchers Find Exercise May Help Fight Depression

Research shows that physical activity may help fight depression in older people by stimulating muscle-generated mood boosters.

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Signs of Heart Disease: How Women Differ From Men

Women have a low prevalence of heart disease until menopause so they are not tested until they are in their 50s or 60s.

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Goodwin narrowly avoided open heart surgery.

Near Death Experience: Her Heart Disease Was Undiagnosed

In true nurse fashion, Goodwin never missed a day of work, but her coworkers watched and worried. Her complexion turned ashen and she needed several rests just walking from her car to her office.

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Ideas To Curb Surprise Medical Bills has Bipartisan Push

Surrounded by patients who told horror stories of being stuck with hefty bills, President Donald Trump recently waded into a widespread health care problem for which almost everyone is at risk: surprise medical billing.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 23: U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks to reporters while participating in a roundtable about ‘fair and honest pricing in healthcare’ in the Roosevelt Room at the White House January 23, 2019 in Washington, DC. During the meeting Trump said 2018 was the first time in over 50 years that prescription drug prices declined. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Winners, Losers Under Trump Plan To Slash Drug Rebates Deals

Few consumers have heard of the secret, business-to-business payments that the Trump administration wants to ban in an attempt to control drug costs.

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