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Organs From Drug Overdoses Could Help Transplant Shortage
Men's Hair Loss Treatment Options Get a Makeover
CDC Chief Makes $375K, Far Exceeding His Predecessors' Pay

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Men's Hair Loss Treatment Options Get a Makeover

Organs From Drug Overdoses Could Help Transplant Shortage

By Andy Smith |
Online men's wellness brand hims takes a fresh approach to hair loss, offering a new complete hair kit with powerful results.

E. coli Outbreak Grows to 84 Cases

E. coli Outbreak Grows to 84 Cases

By Terry Tang | Apr 26
The E. coli outbreak linked to tainted romaine lettuce has grown and sickened 84 people from 19 states, U.S. health officials said Wednesday.

Genetic Sleuthing Helps Food Poisoning Searches

Genetic Sleuthing Helps Food Poisoning Searches

Apr 26
A new technique that relies on genetics is revolutionizing food poisoning investigation and identifying common causes in scattered and seemingly unrelated illnesses.

Research Reveals Clarity on HIV-Related Accelerated Aging

Research Reveals Clarity on HIV-Related Accelerated Aging

Apr 26
It's long been questioned if living with HIV, or using antiretroviral therapy (ART) to manage the virus, causes accelerated aging, but new research might finally be giving some answers.

After a Death, How Much Can 'Broken Heart' Hurt Survivors?

After a Death, How Much Can 'Broken Heart' Hurt Survivors?

By Marilynn Marchione | Apr 25
Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush's hospitalization a day after his wife's funeral, but it does the body no favors, and one partner's health clearly affects the other's.

Medicare Opioid Treatment Gap: Methadone

Medicare Opioid Treatment Gap: Methadone

By Carla K. Johnson | Apr 25
One in three older Americans with Medicare drug coverage is prescribed opioid painkillers, but for those who develop a dangerous addiction there is one treatment Medicare won't cover: methadone.