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THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- You've filled out a living will, and designated a surrogate to make medical decisions if you're incapacitated.
But, your end-of-life planning may not be done yet.
That's because, according to a new study, your surrogate may still not have a clear idea about what you really want don...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Efforts to pass a bill repealing the Affordable Care Act stalled on Thursday, with House leaders and the White House saying a vote could still come early Friday.
President Donald Trump and Republican leaders continued to work furiously on Thursday, seeking to garner enough support to begin ...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say they have found the genetic cause of a rare disorder that causes children to be born with deafness, blindness, albinism and fragile bones.
The syndrome is called COMMAD. It occurs when children inherit two mutations -- one from each parent -- of a gene called MITF. Each paren...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise is potent medicine for older adults with heart disease, a new American Heart Association scientific statement says.
Physical activity should be a key part of care for older adults with heart disease who want to reduce their symptoms and build their stamina, said geriatric ca...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Aging mice became more youthful following a new cellular therapy about to be tested in humans, researchers say.
The treatment reversed age-related loss of fur, boosted the rodents' vitality and improved their kidney function, according to a new report.
The experimental therapy "res...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists say they've developed a much cheaper and faster technology for mapping the genetic makeup of a living organism.
They demonstrated the technology by decoding the DNA of the mosquito species that transmits the Zika virus.
The original Human Genome Project took 10 years and...
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