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Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 10:08 AM

By Dr. Jeff HershMore Content NowQ: Where did this new enterovirus that is going around come from?A: Although enterovirus D68 (EV68) was first specifically identified in 1962, it has surely been around for a long time before that. Enteroviruses (a type of picornavirus) in general are very common; there are over 100 different subtypes, including three serotypes of poliovirus.

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 10:07 AM

By Dr. Murray FeingoldMore Content NowHere is a report of a first in medical history: A 35-year-old woman was born without a uterus and only one kidney. She wanted to become pregnant and have children but needed a uterus to accomplish this.

Posted Oct 17, 2014 at 1:01 AM

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Updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:30 AM

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Posted Oct 10, 2014 at 1:01 AM

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Updated Oct 6, 2014 at 9:58 PM

By Dr. Jeff HershMore Content NowQ: My daughter got ringworm in her scalp. How did she get worms there?

Updated Oct 3, 2014 at 1:09 PM

By Dr. Murray FeingoldMore Content NowAs people get older, many start having difficulties with their memory, usually about recent events. Memory issues can start in people in their 50s.

Updated Oct 3, 2014 at 9:27 AM

If you read Chris McDougal’s best-selling book, "Born to Run," it would be difficult not to conclude that running is the most natural activity in which we can participate. The book suggests that we are born with all the right equipment, and should...

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 3:56 PM

Your occupation may impact your health.

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 3:52 PM

Q: My aunt died of bacterial sepsis. How is this different than any other kind of infection?

Posted Sep 19, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Tip of the WeekNo one questions that fruit is an essential part of the diet. One hundred percent juice is a convenient way to help you get the important fruit nutrients you need.

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