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Results are similar after procedure to repair meniscus in normal, overweight and obese people.
Data behind recommendation has always been mixed, doctors say.
Not enough doctors recommend cardiac rehab, American Heart Association says.
Larry Whitten rolled into pulmonary rehab in a wheelchair. He walked out using the stairs.
The price of insulin has jumped 400 percent over the past decade, leaving some patients choosing between food and medicine.
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Researcher calls the benefits of ocrelizumab 'quite stunning.'
Just 3 out of 10 accurately understood what their loved one wanted.
Study finds homemade fare is typically better for you than restaurant food.
Despite a string of bad breaks, a Michigan man turns to the gym and a healthy diet to shed nearly 120 pounds and some bad habits.
Mike Bowman had been a virtual shut-in—until weight-loss surgery gave him back his life.
When a patient saw a burdensome step in his twice-a-week hospital visits, he teamed with an advocate to make a time-saving change.