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Mutual of Omaha Changes PrEP Policy for Insurance Applicants
How Jason Momoa Got Jacked To Play 'Aquaman'
5 Reasons Holistic Dentistry is Gaining Popularity

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How Jason Momoa Got Jacked To Play 'Aquaman'

Mutual of Omaha Changes PrEP Policy for Insurance Applicants

Fitness and style YouTuber Brett Maverick delivers a workout so you can be superhero strong in 2019.

Idaho Woman Has 50-Pound Tumor Removed

Idaho Woman Has 50-Pound Tumor Removed

Jan 17
An Idaho woman who thought she was gaining weight because of menopause discovered she actually had a 50-pound tumor that had been growing inside her for decades.

Why Do Fat- and Sugar-Heavy Diets Harm Your Brain?

Why Do Fat- and Sugar-Heavy Diets Harm Your Brain?

By Terry Davidson, American University | Jan 17
There's a troubling link between a fat-rich diet common in the West and brain-related ailments that can actually impair our ability to avoid overeating.

How Jason Momoa Got Jacked To Play 'Aquaman'

How Jason Momoa Got Jacked To Play 'Aquaman'

Jan 16
Fitness and style YouTuber Brett Maverick delivers a workout so you can be superhero strong in 2019.

Filing: OxyContin Maker Forecast 'Blizzard of Prescriptions'

Filing: OxyContin Maker Forecast 'Blizzard of Prescriptions'

By Alanna Durkin Richer and Geoff Mulvihill | Jan 16
A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition."

5 Reasons Holistic Dentistry is Gaining Popularity

5 Reasons Holistic Dentistry is Gaining Popularity

Jan 16
For a growing number of patients, a trip to the dentist isn't what it used to be — and that's how they want it.

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Mutual of Omaha Changes PrEP Policy for Insurance Applicants

Mutual of Omaha Changes PrEP Policy for Insurance Applicants

Jan 10
One of the country's largest insurance providers has agreed to stop denying all forms of insurance, including life and long-term care insurance, to Massachusetts residents using the HIV prevention medication Truvada.


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Scientists Seek Ways to Finally Take A Real Measure of Pain

Scientists Seek Ways to Finally Take A Real Measure of Pain

The National Institutes of Health is pushing for development of what its director, Dr. Francis Collins, has called a "pain-o-meter." Spurred by the opioid crisis, the goal isn't just to signal how much pain someone's in.