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Health Groups, Others React to SCOTUS Decision on Mifepristone

But the battle over abortion is far from over, they say


Early Menopause Tied to Higher Risk of Respiratory Mortality

Greatest risk observed for women with bilateral oophorectomy

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CDC: ADHD Patients at Risk of Injury After Online Adderall Prescriber Indicted

Agency advises users of telehealth platform Done Global to find a new provider

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Liberal Blood Transfusion After Traumatic Brain Injury May Hold Benefit

Trial didn't meet primary outcome, but functional independence scores were better

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Increase $$ for Physicians, Institute Site-Neutral Payment, MedPAC Report Suggests

Inadequate payments could force some docs to stop accepting Medicare patients, commission warns

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Mom Allergic to Breastfeeding? Rare but It Happens.

Only a handful of case reports have shown up in the literature

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Symptoms May Remain the Best Clue for Concussion Evaluation

Cognitive evaluation is objective but not very accurate for diagnosis in sports, study finds

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Concerns about BP thresholds for antihypertensive medication initiation

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