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New research suggests that single motherhood between the ages of 16 and 49 is associated with poorer health in later life in certain countries.
Weak grip strength was linked to greater risk of heart attack and stroke in a new study, as well as increased risk of death from cardiovascular and noncardiovascular diseases.
One of the best ways to protect your child from skin cancer is to protect them against UV radiation. We provide some tips on how this can be done.
Researchers suggest patient care and reduction of MRSA and other hospital-acquired infections may both benefit from using the common hospital soap chlorhexidine to bathe patients.
A new study suggests autoimmune disease arises when the body fails to eliminate rogue versions of cells that make high-affinity antibodies.