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Robert Bazell

NBC’s Chief Science & Health Correspondent answers your health questions.



Nancy Snyderman

NBC News Chief Medical Editor

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CDC: 1 in 3 Americans will have diabetes by 2050

In the United States, 1 in 3 people will have Type 2 diabetes by 2050 if current trends continue, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Women's health
Don't look for emergency contraception soon



Bazell blogs
Breast cancer 'no cookie-cutter business'

Some patients wonder how, 60 years into the game, the science of the hormone estrogen can still be at an elementary stage.

Hormones may raise breast cancer death risk
Read the full JAMA report
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What women eat may affect kids, grandkids

Eating a high-fat diet during pregnancy can increase the risk of cancer in future children and grandchildren — even if they eat well — a new study suggests. Full story

'Skinny dream' burst by weight loss realities
  Hunger for more organic markets growing
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