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Perry-Appointed Board Backs Health Coverage Expansion

A board of medical professionals appointed by Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday that the state should provide health coverage to low-income Texans under …

Webinar: How Not to Cut Health Care Costs

Health care providers everywhere are responding to tremendous market pressures by acting to reduce costs. Yet the evidence, according to Robert Kaplan and Derek Haas, suggests that many cost-cutting attempts are counterproductive; they actually increase costs and in some cases lead to poorer …

Depression and Your Body – It's Physical, Too

If you visit your primary care physician’s office because of sore muscles, a disrupted sleep schedule, migraines or digestive issues, you might not …

Sleep myths: What you don't know may keep you up all night

We know sleep is important. But most of us understand little about it, clinging to myths. Sometimes there is a nugget of truth in the misperceptions. But when we're wrong, the result can be exhausting, wakeful nights.<p>Watch our video with TODAY anchor Al Roker busting some stubborn sleep myths:<p>These …

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Seeking The Secrets Of A Super-Long Life, Scientists Sequence The Genes Of The Oldest Americans

Supercentenarians have somehow managed to live past 110–and are often surprisingly healthy. How do they do it? Scientists are searching their genomes for clues.<p>The secret of an incredibly long, incredibly healthy life eludes us still.<p>That’s the main finding of a major multi-year effort, led at …

Crowdsourcing Healthcare

Do you whip out a map while you're driving these days?<p>At work, do you send letters or intraoffice memos like Don Draper does?<p>Do you still own a fax machine?<p>Of course not.<p>Thanks to technology, just about every industry has dramatically changed in the last 20 years -- with one glaring omission: …

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5 Must Dos to Strengthen Your Sense of Self and Increase Your Confidence

There are days when you feel confident and happy, and there are others when you feel as if something is missing. Those other days are the days when that "something" causes you to feel less than and uncertain of yourself. During those days you also find yourself questioning your abilities: Do you …

Your Guide to Your Lady Parts

<b>1. Vagina</b><br>It's the guardian of your reproductive parts: Its acid balance keeps harmful bacteria at bay. But it can also be accommodating: Shaped like a three-to four-inch-long tube sock, it can expand lengthwise (up to six inches) and widthwise (up to five inches) during sex or childbirth. Two vag …

Real-Life 'Unicorn' Found; Deer Has Extremely Rare Deformity

A roe deer shot in Slovenia has a single antler that makes it look exactly like a unicorn.<p>It looks like it just walked out of a fairy tale, but this deer with a single, unicorn-like antler is the real thing.<p>Shot by a hunter in Celje, Slovenia (map), in August, the roe deer has an extremely rare …