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Could Infections Cause Autism?

File photo of a pregnant woman. Media for Medical / UIG via Getty Images The findings, published in the journal mSphere, add to evidence that inflammation during pregnancy may affect the brain of a developing fetus. “We believe the mother’s immune response to HSV-2 (herpes simplex type 2) could be disrupting fetal central nervous system […]
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New Group Takes on Drug Prices and Big Pharma

David Mitchell, founder of Patients for Affordable Drugs. David Mitchell / Patients for Affrorable Drugs. “Unfortunately, reports indicate Kaleo has responded to the increased need for naloxone devices by raising the price for Evzio by over 600 percent,” more than 70 Democratic members of Congress from both parties wrote the executive this week. Congress has […]
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Rare Disease Makes Woman Allergic to Her Husband

Johanna Watkins, 30, is allergic to almost everything and everyone, including her husband Scott, 29. She’s been diagnosed with mast cell activation syndrome, a rare and progressive immunological condition that has forced her to live in isolation in their home, in Minneapolis. Here, Scott shares their story with TODAY. Our life constantly feels like a […]
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Best RX After Breast Cancer? Exercise

Woman exercising. Shutterstock Warner and her colleague Julie Hamer joined forces to review nearly 70 articles that addressed lifestyle modifications that might have an impact on the risk of breast cancer recurrence and survival after breast cancer. They found that regular physical activity can reduce the risk of dying from breast cancer by 40 percent […]
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GOP Obamacare Plans May Cost Older Americans

Julian Gomez (R) explains Obamacare to people at a health insurance enrolment event in Commerce, California March 31, 2014. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters Yet, a new premium spike may be in store for those in their 50s and 60s. As Republicans consider how to bring down costs for younger people, lawmakers are considering relaxing or […]
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Opioid Addicts Worry About Losing Obamacare

Ashley Grant sits on a swing near her home in Bridgeton, New Jersey. Drug addicts caught up in the nation’s opioid-abuse crisis are worried about what will happen if the Trump administration makes good on its vow to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Grant, a recovering heroin addict is hoping to regain custody of her […]
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Would You Want to Know the Future If You Could? Most Say No

If you had a time machine, would you choose to visit your past or future? If you say “past”, you’ve got plenty of company. Most people don’t want to know what life has in store for them — whether the future brings good things or bad, a new study finds. More than 2,000 people from […]
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Breaking Down Common Questions

News 25’s Bryan Kennedy interviews Dr. Vipul Patel and Coach Lou Holtz about Prostate Cancer.