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In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl
Through years of political upheaval and economic turmoil, Ukraine's capital city, Kiev, has remained a vibrant, engaging place to visit
10 Mistakes You're Making With Your Teeth
Taking care of your pearly whites isn't rocket science, but it's easy to slip into habits that could cause heartache—er, toothache—in the long run. We got the latest on giving your teeth the TLC they need from two New York City pros: Alice Lee, DDS, an assistant professor in the Department of
Fukushima Radioactivity Detected on North American Shoreline
Scientists have for the first time detected small amounts of radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear reactor accident in Japan in a seawater sample from the shoreline of North America, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution reported Monday. “Radioactivity can be dangerous, and we should be
Hidden Dangers of Medical Scans
Over the past ten years, Jill Nelson, 52, a health coach, personal trainer and counselor in Chicago, has received at least seven computed tomography (CT) scans and close to 30 sets of X-rays for a variety of health ailments—from two separate disk fusions in her spine to a worrisome-looking spot on
What to Look for in a Doctor
You know your primary care doc should test your cholesterol and vitals; you're aware your gyno should do a breast exam and ask about your cycle, and you realize your dentist should clean and examine your teeth. But there are other things an internist, a gynecologist or a dentist does (or doesn't
Remote Area Medical: Serving the Underserved
Part 1: "Nightline" spent time with the all-volunteer health care team in Wise County, Va.
Dental X -Rays , Brain Tumor Link?
Surprising medical news here at home today about all those X rays we all get dentists offices the Yale's school of medicine released a study. Concluding that a lot of sex race especially where children. They doubled the risk of a brain tumor. We asked ABC's medical editor doctor Richard to brief us
Dental X -Rays Linked to Brain Tumor Risk
Study shows radiation from older X-rays is associated with meningioma risk.
Dental X -Rays Linked to Brain Tumors in New Yale Study
Dr. Richard Besser discusses study and explains whether you should avoid X-rays.
Early Dental X -Rays Linked to Brain Tumors
Frequent dental X-rays , particularly in childhood, may be linked to an increased risk of the most common brain tumor in adulthood, say researchers who suggest minimizing the use of X-rays, especially among people without symptoms of tooth or gum problems. Dr. Elizabeth B. Claus, an epidemiologist