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Knee or Hip Replacements Cut People's Risk for Falls: Study - 2020-10-26
"People who have total joint replacement, or total joint arthroplasty (TJA), experience fewer falls than those who don't undergo the surgery, a new study finds." More

Hard-to-Detect Form of Epilepsy Can Lead to Car Crashes - 2020-10-26
"The most common form of epilepsy is a risk factor for car crashes, yet it can have such subtle symptoms that it often goes undiagnosed for an extended period of time, even years." More

What Will It Take for People to Embrace a COVID Vaccine? - 2020-10-26
"An international research team analyzed data from 19 countries hit hard by the new coronavirus and found that when confidence in government was low, hesitancy to accept a COVID-19 vaccine was higher." More

MRIs Might Be Safe for Patients With Implanted Heart Devices - 2020-10-26
"For years, people with implanted heart devices have been told they can't undergo MRI scans. But a new study adds to evidence that, with certain measures in place, the procedure is safe." More

More Evidence Masks Slow COVID's Spread - 2020-10-26
"Here's more proof that masking up reduces transmission of COVID-19: A new Massachusetts study found that wearing face coverings resulted in a decrease in coronavirus cases among health care workers as infections were increasing in the surrounding community." More

Dangerous COVID-19 Syndrome First Seen in Kids Also Strikes Adults - 2020-10-26
"But six months later, experts are becoming increasingly concerned about a very different COVID-19 phenomenon, one that spares the lungs only to take direct aim at the patient's heart, digestive tract and nervous system." More

Fading Sense of Smell Could Signal Higher Death Risk in Older Adults - 2020-10-26
"If you're a senior who can't smell onions, smoke, chocolate or natural gas, it's time to see your doctor." More

Social Media 'Kid Influencers' Are Promoting Junk Foods - 2020-10-26
"In a new study, researchers viewed the top 50 kid influencer videos on YouTube and found that 9 out of 10 featured unhealthy foods. Nearly 1 in 3 promoted a fast-food chain." More

Hospitals Straining Under Weight of Surging COVID Case Counts - 2020-10-26
"More than 41,000 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized across the country, a 40 percent rise in the past month, The New York Times reported." More

Knowing What to Expect May Help After Sexual Assault - 2020-10-24
"Sexual assault is common in America, with an attack occurring every 73 seconds. But having supportive care at the emergency department and afterwards can help heal the trauma, Penn State doctors say." More

U.S. Daily COVID-19 Case Count Sets New Record for the Pandemic - 2020-10-24
"The United States broke a bleak record on Friday, logging the highest daily number of new coronavirus cases since the pandemic began." More

Exercise Boosts Physical, Mental Well-Being of Older Cancer Survivors - 2020-10-23
"Active older adults -- cancer survivors included -- are in better physical and mental health than their sedentary peers, a new study finds." More

Poverty Might Raise Black Kids' Health Risks as Early as Age 5 - 2020-10-23
"Kids growing up in poverty show the effects of being poor as early as age 5 -- especially those who are Black, a new study suggests." More

An Unexpected Finding on What Might Drive Joint Disease - 2020-10-23
"High levels of a protein that lubricates the knee joint may actually be a harbinger of impending joint disease, a surprising animal study suggests." More

Most Americans Want to End Seasonal Time Changes: Survey - 2020-10-23
"As most of America prepares for the Nov. 1 return of standard time, 63% want one fixed, year-round time, a new survey finds." More

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