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Growing a Healthy Gut Garden

Updated: 09/26/2013 - It hits tens of millions of people right in the gut, literally. Chronic intestinal distress, like irritable bowel syndrome, can make life miserable.

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New Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Updated: 09/24/2013 - For years doctors used stereotactic ablative body radiation therapy to treat brain, lung, and pancreatic cancer.

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Treating Clubfoot

Updated: 09/23/2013 - It is the most common congenital birth defect you probably know nothing about, affecting one in 500 babies.

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Diagnosing deadly blood clots

Updated: 09/20/2013 - More people die from preventable blood clots than from breast cancer, AIDS, and traffic accidents combined. And chances are, you’re at risk.

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Saving Face with Sialendoscopy

Updated: 09/19/2013 - If you suffer from salivary gland stones, you know how irritating or painful they can be. Statistics show that nearly one out of every 100 people will develop one of these stones at some point in life. The standard treatment is surgery, which can be risky, and leave a big scar.

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Stroke Rehab: It's never too late

Updated: 09/17/2013 - Strokes are the third leading cause of death in the country, but the leading cause of disability among adults.

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Mastering the MRI

Updated: 09/13/2013 - Getting MRI’s can be scary and uncomfortable, especially if you’re claustrophobic.

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Dusting Away Kidney Stones

Updated: 09/12/2013 - One-in-ten Americans will be affected by kidney stones at some point in their life. And about a million patients will experience a kidney stone attack this year.

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Experimental Drug Turns Off Leukemia Cells

Updated: 09/10/2013 - Medical experts say every year about 12,000 patients in the U.S. are diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. But a new drug has shown promise for patients who've lost all hope of beating the disease.

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'Banking' your voice

Updated: 09/09/2013 - Lou Gehrig’s Disease, or ALS, is a rapidly progressive, fatal neurological disease that affects up to 30,000 Americans.

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Healing hip pain

Updated: 09/06/2013 - When it takes you ten minutes to walk up a flight of stairs, something is very wrong. That is what life was like for a young woman who had a mysterious hip pain.

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Pap Smear For The Breast

Updated: 09/05/2013 - What if you could detect the beginnings of breast cancer years before it showed up on a mammogram? That's exactly what a new kind of test is doing.

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Could autism be linked to abnormal placentas?

Updated: 08/30/2013 - One of every fifty school children in the United States will be diagnosed with autism. Unfortunately, identifying the disease can take medical experts years to do, and can delay medical treatment.

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Relief from hemorrhoids

Updated: 08/28/2013 - The pain and discomfort from hemorrhoids can be debilitating. The swollen and inflamed veins impact more than 15 million people in the United States.

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Small Devices for Small Patients

Updated: 08/27/2013 - One in every 100 newborns has a heart problem. For decades these babies were treated with the same devices used in adults. But now there's a new standard of care, smaller tools to save the smallest of patients.

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Beating Breast Cancer in One Day

Updated: 08/26/2013 - Two women die of breast cancer every half hour. That's one woman every fifteen minutes, but because of new drugs and new treatments, many, many more women will beat this disease.

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