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Dr. Carrie de Moor has a nasty cough, and she’s not sure if it's allergies or one of the common respiratory infections that have been spreading since Hurricane Harvey hit southeast Texas late last month.

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Blood test finds cancer before symptoms start.

Researchers say they have taken a big step towards developing a test that can tell people if they have cancer long before the first symptoms show up.

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Five die while using obesity devices, FDA says.

At least five people have died soon after being fitted with balloons aimed at helping them lose weight, the Food and Drug Administration said Thursday.

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Fevers during pregnancy may raise autism risk, study shows.

There’s more evidence linking infections during pregnancy with a child’s risk of autism.

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Could the stress of a Trump presidency make Americans sick?

Donald Trump’s presidency could make Americans sicker — and not just from the stress of his polarizing politics, a pair of Harvard experts argued Wednesday.

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