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Most Common STDs Decline For First Time In 30 Years (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Most Common STDs Decline For First Time In 30 Years

For the first time in three decades, the nation's most common sexually transmitted disease is a little less common.

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British Travel Guide Warns Seniors About Dangers Of Unprotected Sex

A British government brochure on cruises warns seniors to wear condoms before engaging in casual sex because of STD dangers.

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Study: More Than 3,000 People Visit ER Each Year Due To Indoor Tanning Injuries

A new report found that thousands of people each year visit the emergency room due to reasons related to indoor tanning.

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Study: E-Cigarettes May Lure Teens Into Traditional Smoking

Teens who use e-cigarettes may be lured into traditional smoking, a new study finds.

Study warns antibiotic soaps and hand sanitizers. along with an over-prescription of antibiotic medicines,  encourage the growth of drug-resistant strains. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Superbugs Could Kill 10 Million People A Year

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria could surpass cancer as a leading cause of death by the year 2050.

Prescription contraceptives for women sit on the counter of a drug store. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Study: Percentage Of Women Using Long-Term Birth Control Methods Doubles

The percentage of women in the United States who are using long-term birth control methods have nearly doubled in recent years, according to a new report.

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

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Study: Government Anti-Smoking Campaign Cost $480 Per Smoker Who Quit

Two new studies found that the health care cost of smoking is higher than previously thought and that a governmental program has been cost-effective in getting smokers to quit.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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