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Human-to-human transmission confirmed in China coronavirus: What you need to know

Human-to-human transmission of coronavirus was confirmed in China. Here's what you need to know and video of the market linked to the virus' spread. Read more



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Human-to-human transmission confirmed in China coronavirus: What you need to know

Human-to-human transmission of coronavirus was confirmed in China. Here's what you need to know and video of the market linked to the virus' spread. Read more

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Why teen depression rates are rising faster for girls than boys

We’re in the middle of a teen mental health crisis — and girls are at its epicenter. Read more

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Why you need more Vitamin D in the winter

It can be difficult to get enough vitamin D in winter. Should we take supplements? How do we get more? And, who needs it most? Read more

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Bamberg seeks to expand broadband access

Special to The T&D

State Rep. Justin Bamberg, D-Bamberg, has filed a bill designed to open up broadband internet compe… Read more

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Rich people stay healthy for almost a decade longer than poor people, study says

Rich people live healthy, disability-free lives an average of nine years longer than less wealthy people, according to a major study. Read more

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Why we are hard-wired to worry, and what we can do to calm down

Are you a worry wart? Not to worry. Turns out you were born that way, to some degree. Read more

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15 heart-healthy foods to boost your good cholesterol

Plenty of foods can help improve your cholesterol ratio and promote good heart health overall. Here's a look at what you definitely want to be eating more of. Read more

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5 things to know about Dry January

Dry January isn’t for everyone, experts say. Some drinkers need treatment. Others are trying Dry-ish January. Here are five things to know … Read more

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Tracking your heart rate? 5 questions answered about what that number really means

Trying a new exercise routine? Strapping on a new wearable monitor? An expert in human physiology explains the ins and outs of your heart r… Read more

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The right way to clean your hands during germ season

Are you washing your hands correctly? Read more

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Mayo Clinic Q&A: Symptoms of functional dyspepsia can significantly affect quality of life

Q: I thought I had an ulcer, but my doctor ruled that out and wants to run tests. He said it could be functional dyspepsia. What causes this, and is it treatable? Read more

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts: How to stop abdominal aortic aneurysm from getting bigger

Q: My doctor ordered an abdominal ultrasound as part of my routine checkup. I was surprised to learn I have a 3.7 centimeter abdominal aneurysm. What can I do to help prevent it from getting larger? Read more

What to know about abdominal aortic aneurysms

Q: My doctor ordered an abdominal ultrasound as part of my routine checkup. I was surprised to learn I have a 3.7 centimeter abdominal aneurysm. I suspect your doctor ordered the test because she or he was following the United States Preventive Services Task Force guidelines. Read more