Painful steps, weak bones and shorter limbs are just a few of the problems patients with a certain bone disorder face every day. Until now there was nothing doctors could do to fix it. Luckily, there's a new treatment that's giving young patients hope for a better life.
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For kids waiting for heart transplants each day is a gift, but as they wait each day could also be their last. Now, a new version of a device that helped a powerful politician is giving kids more time.
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Parents' top concern is whether their kids are getting enough exercise according to a new survey.
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A scan of the heart arteries is the best way for doctors to tell which patients will develop health problems in the future.
Posted: 4:32 PM
A Northern California produce supplier is voluntarily recalling romaine lettuce that was shipped to 19 states, Puerto Rico and Canada over fears of possible E. coli contamination.
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Your blood type could help you learn whether you face an increased risk for heart disease.
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A warning for parents who keep medical magnets around the house.
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While natural painkillers are effective at least one over-the-counter drug is showing benefits we didn't know about before.
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Dealing with obesity often starts at childhood.
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Although drugs to control cholesterol come with a risk of developing diabetes, a new report suggests the drugs' benefits likely outweigh that risk.
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First the smart phone - next, perhaps the smart surgical glove.
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Indiana health officials say they have confirmed four human cases of West Nile virus and are urging people to take precautions against mosquito-borne diseases.
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It could be the miracle millions of people who suffer through the aches and pains of arthritis have been waiting and praying for.
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More than three-quarters of a million people will have a hip replaced this year. But some may be a little gun shy after a large FDA recall of metal-on-metal devices.
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Skin cancers account for 80 percent of all new cancers diagnosed each year. That means 430,000 people will be told they have it in 2012. But what you don't know about skin cancer could end up killing you.
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Any parents will say that their baby's first birthday is a big deal, but for an Osceola family, it is almost a miracle.
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Love handles, back fat, stomach pooches - most of us are familiar with the terms and what they mean.
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For years, gynecologists prescribed hormone replacement therapy to relieve hot flashes, night sweats and other symptoms of menopause.
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Don't get burned by your bottle. The FDA has called for mandatory sunscreen changes to help people better understand what they're buying.
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Advocacy groups say nearly 300,000 children in the U.S. suffer from some form of arthritis, and that number is growing.
Posted: 3:45 PM
New government data shows only a quarter of Americans with the AIDS virus have the infection under control. Young people and blacks are least likely to get effective care.
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It's being called the worst whooping cough outbreak since 1959. Over 18,000 cases have been reported across the country, 118 of those have occurred in Indiana.
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In the time it takes you to read this story two people will have a stroke. They kill 133,000 Americans each year.
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There are seven billion people who walk the globe. What's more is 50 percent of pregnancies are unplanned. There are now several new contraception choices that may soon be approved and these particular ones are geared toward men.
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A young Nappanee newlywed with Glioblastoma is 1 of 36 people in the country taking part in a Cleveland Clinic study involvinig Toca 511. A virus and suicide gene with a death wish.
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