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Beats Common to All Music May Bring People Together

Study suggests a few basic rhythms underlie music from around the world, pulling groups closer

Endurance Athletes Should Only Drink When Thirsty, Experts Say

Consuming excess fluids can lead to dangerous drop in sodium levels

Scans Suggest Recurrent Depression May Take Toll on the Brain

Shrinkage seen in region where new memories are made

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat

Women and minorities with atrial fibrillation less likely to receive standard of care, study says

Most U.S. Hepatitis C Infections May Be Missed: Study

In one state, only one from 183 diagnosed cases met reporting criteria for CDC

Women’s Faces Are Redder During Ovulation, Study Says

But these subtle changes aren’t detectable to the human eye

Did One Gene Mutation Launch the Black Death?

Scientists find single change in the plague bacterium’s DNA may have changed the course of history

Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pills Offer Little Benefit: Study

For serious grass allergy, shots may be more effective, researcher says

Health Highlights: June 30, 2015

Umbilical Cord ‘Milking’ May Help Preemies Delivered by C-Section

Gentle massaging can boost blood pressure, blood flow among these babies, research shows

Too Few Men With Low-Risk Prostate Cancers Get ‘Watch and Wait’ Approach

Study finds 12 percent or fewer getting active surveillance

Make CPR, Defibrillator Training Mandatory for High School Graduation: Experts

Having everyone learn these lifesaving interventions could boost cardiac arrest survival, panel says

Cystic Fibrosis Might Be Deadlier for Hispanics, Study Suggests

Genetic differences may thwart response to latest treatments, researchers say

Americans Want Online Access to Doctors, Health Records: Survey

But many are unaware of existing options, findings suggest

Health Tip: Get Enough Vitamin D

For stronger bones

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