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Trump to sign measures to help terminal patients, veterans...
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The White House says President Donald Trump intends to sign legislation next week to help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-25 17:38 UTC
Study Links Some Antidepressants, Bipolar Medications, Parkinson's Drugs To Dementia...
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New research raises important questions as to whether drugs known as anticholinergics may be linked to dementia.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-24 20:39 UTC
Pfizer executives are changing their tune on an approach for a promising new way to treat cancer, and it could be where the field is headed...
BI PRIME: Researchers at Pfizer are shifting their attention toward combining immune system-acting drugs with targeted therapies that act on genetic mutations in cancer patients to see if more people respond.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-24 15:05 UTC
Routine DNA Screening Moves Into Primary Care...
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The Pennsylvania-based health care chain Geisinger Health System plans to soon offer DNA sequencing as part of routine care for all patients. Is there a downside?
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-22 14:08 UTC
Eggs reduce heart disease risk, study says...
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Eating a little less than an egg a day may lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, a study of more than 400,000 adults in China suggests.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-21 22:59 UTC
An 18-Year-Old Develops 'Wet Lung' After Vaping For 3 Weeks...
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What were the symptoms?
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 20:03 UTC
Hard-to-kill germs may be lurking in your hotel pool, CDC says...
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Pee in the pool? There's also Cryptosporidium, a hard-to-kill germ spread when people poop in the pool. And sometimes those diarrheal incidents are invisible.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 19:59 UTC
How to live longer: Eating this 1 fruit can regulate blood pressure and prevent wrinkles...
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HOW TO live longer is the secret everyone wants to know the answer to, and research over the years has found some simple change to your lifestyle, such as what you eat, can increase your lifespan. One food recommended to include in your diet is avocado.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 16:22 UTC
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study Finds...
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Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-14 20:52 UTC
Vitamin deficiency: Eating fish with this food could cause vitamin B deficiency...
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VITAMIN deficiency symptoms can include fatigue, shortness of breath and muscle weakness. If you often eat one particular food with raw fish, shellfish and crabs you could develop vitamin B deficiency.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-14 16:09 UTC
12 More People Sick from Salmonella Outbreak...
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We'll pass on that omelet, thanks — across nine states, a total of 35 people have suffered illness after eating eggs
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-14 15:38 UTC
Depression Rate Rising In America, New Data Shows...
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Depression diagnosis escalated by 33 percent between 2013 and 2016, a new report by the Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) released Thursday claimed. This data was based on insurance claims made by 41 million customers. According to the association, th
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-11 07:02 UTC
Depression may have negative effect on memory...
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Depression may do more than darken your mood, with new research suggesting it might also sap your memory.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-10 20:32 UTC
FDA declares EpiPen shortage across much of country...
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The Food and Drug Administration has declared a shortage of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. across major swaths of the country.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-10 16:18 UTC
CDC: Nearly 150 sickened by E. coli-tainted lettuce...
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Twenty-eight more illnesses caused by an E. coli outbreak tied to tainted romaine lettuce were reported by U.S. health officials on Wednesday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-10 14:59 UTC
CDC apologizes for hiding ticks on a poppyseed muffin to warn of Lyme disease threat...
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CDC: Sorry we hid ticks on a poppyseed muffin
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-09 00:18 UTC
New Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo kills 17, said to have 'international impact'...
The health ministry of the Democratic Republic of Congo announced on Tuesday that seventeen people have died from Ebola in an outbreak it called a...
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-08 23:48 UTC
Warning: Lone Star Ticks Spreading Pork and Beef Allergies Across the U.S....
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Loving red meat is as American as apple pie, baseball, and bacon. Thanks to the lone star tick, two of the things on that list are becoming off limits for many Americans. Spreading an allergy to red meat and pork, the dangerous tick is moving into more an
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-07 03:27 UTC
Measles exposure warning issued for four New York counties...
A traveler, who has a confirmed case of measles, visited multiple sites in Chemung, Livingston, Genesee and Niagara counties recently.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-06 18:48 UTC
CDC: Illnesses from mosquito, tick, flea bites triple in 13 years...
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The number of Americans sickened by infected mosquito, tick or flea bites has tripled over 13 years, the CDC reported.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-01 20:04 UTC
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