People with curable cancers who try "complementary therapy" often refuse some part of standard care. And they may die as a result, researchers say.
Many family members of intensive care unit (ICU) patients are reluctant to tell medical staff of worries about their loved one's care, a new study finds.
An FDA-approved supplement reduces episodes of severe pain in people with sickle cell disease, a new clinical trial shows.
Few women consider the scary possibility that they might suffer a heart attack during or right after their pregnancy, but a new report shows it has become a more common reality in recent years.
Recently discovered remains of 14,400-year-old bread are the oldest ever found and predate the dawn of agriculture by at least 4,000 years, researchers report.
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Children with autism show abnormalities in a deep brain circuit that typically makes socializing enjoyable, a new study finds.
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