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Many expensive medical tools are valuable but arguably overused.
Science takes doctors only so far. Then treatment becomes a judgment call.
Risk-taking teens, and diets tips for diabetics
Study detects hazardous substances underfoot, even some banned decades ago
Popular remedy causes a loss in smell, but should we also worry about unknown risks in other remedies?
Close is not good enough as lookalikes to expensive medicines can offer unsafe variations.
Available in Mexico but not in U.S., it could make ICU stays unnecessary, study suggests
Study finds vets at higher risk of aggressive recurrence only 8 months after surgery
Epidemiologists go straight to the source, then sift their data one clue at a time.
Actos, Avandia, metformin, and vitamins C and E are among possible treatments for fatty liver disease.