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Got Knee Pain?

Jordan Metzl, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery

There are facts you should know before choosing between the tried-and-true approach and the newer, less invasive surgical procedure.

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11 Facts You Need to Know About the New Cholesterol Drugs

Michael Rocco, MD, Case Western Reserve University, Rich O’Brien, MD, The Commonwealth Medical College of Pennsylvania, and Andrew L. Rubman, ND, Southbury Clinic for Traditional Medicines

New cholesterol-lowering medications called PCSK9 inhibitors are likely going to be approved this summer and come to a pharmacy near you soon afterward.

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Better Treatment For Social Anxiety

Better treatment for social anxiety. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) was more effective than antidepressants and other drugs and types of...

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New Harm From Jet Lag

New harm from jet lag. Sleep disturbances associated with jet lag also affect the daily rhythms of intestinal bacteria—a possible reason for the...

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