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For Many Men, Impotence Is Treatable Without Drugs
And there's a bonus: heart-healthy changes will boost overall well-being, too, experts say

Health Tip: When Lifestyle Disrupts Sleep
Stress can keep you awake

Health Tip: Signs Your Child Has An Overuse Injury
Is the child in pain while exercising?

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Early Sign of Kidney Disease Often Ignored, Study Says
Doctors can easily test for excess protein in urine

A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy
Less than a glass a day may also help the heart in those who already have kidney disease, researchers found

Athletic Trainers First Line of Treatment for Young Basketballers: Study
Many high school athletes assessed for sprains, strains outside the hospital

People Seek Out Health Info When Famous Person Dies
Survey found Steve Jobs' death in 2011 spurred Americans to learn more about pancreatic cancer

People With Kidney Disease Show Higher Cancer Risk in Study
More research is needed to understand the link, experts say

Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care
Studies looked at improvements in ER, specially equipped ambulance that could deliver clot-busting drug

Guys: Don't Take Your Y Chromosome for Granted
It may contain genes important to male survival, researchers say

Scientists Study Gene Clues From 115-Year-Old Woman
In research into longevity, they found her white blood cells had many seemingly harmless mutations

Aspirin's Ability to Prevent Colon Cancer May Depend on Your Genes
Benefit was seen only with enzyme present, but study isn't definitive

Gene Therapy May Enhance Cochlear Implants, Animal Study Finds
Growth of cells in inner ear may boost sound sensitivity, researchers say

Seniors Who Suffer Mental Declines May Face Earlier Death: Study
Those with memory loss fared better than those who showed deficits in thinking abilities

Pot Smoking May Pose Heart Dangers, Study Suggests
But some believe the study is flawed

People With More Education May Recover Better From Brain Injury
Study looked at adults hurt in motor vehicle crashes, falls

Religious Music a High Note for Older Christians
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