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Medical News Today: What to know about epilepsy in children

Epilepsy is relatively common in children. Many children with epilepsy will outgrow the condition before their teens, and, if not, treatments usually ensure a full and healthy life. In this...

Medical News Today: What to know about getting pregnant after an abortion

A woman considering an abortion may wonder about any effects on future pregnancies. In most cases, an abortion does not affect fertility and has no impact on other pregnancies. There...

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about reusable diapers

If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Reusable diapers are those that people can wash or send to...

Medical News Today: Constipation and headaches at the same time

Constipation is the medical term for infrequent or hard-to-pass bowel movements. A person may have constipation if they have not had a bowel movement in 3 or more days,...

Medical News Today: What to know about HCG pregnancy tests

An HCG pregnancy test checks human chorionic gonadotropin levels in the blood or urine. This measurement means that an HCG test can test whether a woman is pregnant, as...

Medical News Today: Can peanut butter affect weight gain?

If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Peanuts are a nutrient dense food that contains vegetable proteins and...

Medical News Today: Transport breakdown in brain cells may lead to Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

After studying the process in mice and flies, scientists suggest that failure to transport the molecular machines that break down proteins in cells could lie at the heart of...

Medical News Today: Excessive blood fat could cause organ damage

In a new study, researchers have found the mechanisms through which high levels of blood lipids could lead to inflammation and, over time, more serious consequences, such as organ...

Medical News Today: How playing in a brass band could give your health a...

New research from the United Kingdom suggests that people who play in a brass band experience a wide array of mental and physical health benefits — partly from playing...

Medical News Today: Cancer: Common antibiotic may boost immune system

New research in mice finds that taking the antibiotic vancomycin before underoing radiation therapy alters gram-positive bacteria in the gut, thus boosting the immune system and enhancing the antitumor...