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#HealthBytes: 5 healthiest spices and herbs you should consume...
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Spices and herbs have held a high position throughout the history of Indian medicine. And lately, due to extensive research on them, people around the globe have started consuming them. Spices are known to provide energy, and boost immunity. Here are 5 healthiest spices you should be consuming.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-21 13:50 UTC
FDA approves new generic competitor to EpiPen...
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The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new generic version of EpiPen, the emergency allergy medication, opening the door to more competition for a drug that has faced public outrage over its price tag.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-17 03:19 UTC
Brown dog ticks sparked a fever epidemic in Mexico. The US may be next, researchers say...
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Tick fever ravaging Mexico may spread to US
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-16 19:26 UTC
Blindness reversed in living mammals through new technique which could treat total sight loss, study says...
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Technique to convert nerve cells into light-sensitive rods essential for vision is a 'big deal', experts say
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-15 19:05 UTC
CDC monitoring measles outbreak in 21 states, including NY, NJ, CT...
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday afternoon that 107 people from 21 states, including North Carolina, have reported contracting the measles.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-15 12:57 UTC
FDA recalls are a reminder that China controls much of world's drug supply...
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The FDA's recall of the blood pressure drug valsartan is a reminder that China controls much of the U.S. drug supply.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-15 00:05 UTC
Could glaucoma be an autoimmune disease? New findings raise possibility...
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Glaucoma may be one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness in Canada, but surprisingly little is known about what actually causes it. Now, U.S. researchers think they have found evidence that the eye disease might actually be caused by an autoimm
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-15 00:04 UTC
#HealthBytes: The many health benefits of yogurt...
Yogurt is undeniably a super-food, and science backs the fact.

Rich in protein, calcium, potassium, magnesium, certain 'good' bacteria, and many essential vitamins, Yogurt has a number of health benefits.

Taking just one serving a day can go a long way in ensuring one's general good health.

By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-08-12 09:00 UTC
Blue Light Emitted By Phones And Tablets Can Speed Up Blindness...
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Blue light from smartphones are dangerous for your eyes. According to a new study, prolonged exposure to blue light might speed up macular degeneration and lead to blindness.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 22:50 UTC
Medical center: Air freshener likely cause of sickness...
A New Hampshire medical center says an air freshener near an air circulation system is the likely cause of sickness among 10 staff members at the Epping Regional Health Center.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 19:54 UTC
Roundup Cancer Trial Sees Monsanto Having To Pay Out $289 Million In Compensation To Terminal Cancer Victim...
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A jury has found that the weed killers Roundup and Ranger Pro, manufactured by Monsanto, were considered to be substantial factors contributing to the terminal cancer of a former Benicia School District groundskeeper. As a result of this, Monsanto is expe
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 14:35 UTC
Is Lyme Disease Contagious?...
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Interestingly, a new study that was published in the Journal of Investigative Medicine in Jan 2014 revealed that Lyme disease may be contagious and could be a sexually transmitted disease.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 03:13 UTC
CVS nasal spray recall: Sinus relief product may cause deadly infection...
A nasal spray sold under the CVS Health brand is being recalled because it may lead to life-threatening infections for certain patients, according to the Food and Drug Administration. Product Quest Manufacturing, maker of the CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Reli
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-10 16:09 UTC
Nevada treading water despite efforts to fix doctor shortage...
Nevada's population continues to balloon, but since 2005 its physician-to-patient ratio has remained "pretty darn flat" despite efforts to attract evada's population continues to balloon, but since 2005 its physician-to-patient ratio has remained "pretty darn flat" despite efforts to attract .
By 420420420 on 2018-08-10 09:34 UTC
#HealthBytes: Top 5 home remedies to cure hangovers...
Weekends often involve partying and plenty of alcohol. However, things can get ugly the next morning if there's a hangover. Hangovers can be frustratingly bad, with their annoying hotchpotch of nausea, headache, stomach-ache, and lethargy. So, here are 5 home remedies that help cure hangovers.
By shubham400 on 2018-08-10 08:33 UTC
Health officials report steep increase in West Nile virus...
State health officials say there's been a steep increase in the number of human cases of West Nile virus in North Dakota. ... Symptoms of the virus include fever, headache, body aches and rash. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says most people infected with West Nile don't experience
By 420420420 on 2018-08-09 12:40 UTC
American Medical Association opposes CVS-Aetna merger...
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The American Medical Association begged the Department of Justice to block the $69 billion pending merger between CVS and Aetna, saying the union will kill competition and raise drug prices.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-09 04:21 UTC
Romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak was likely caused by cow poop...
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It's now been some time since the growing season for romaine lettuce in the Yuma, Arizona, region came to a close, and it was a pretty interesting year for farmers in the area. In May, tainted lettuce claimed dozens of victims, and by the time things
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-09 04:19 UTC
US invaded by savage tick that sucks animals dry, spawns without mating...
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Eight states reporting the little suckers. No evidence they're carrying disease—yet. The tick, the Asian longhorned tick (or Haemaphysalis longicornis), has the potential to transmit an assortment of nasty diseases to humans, including an emerging virus that kills up to 30 percent of victims.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-09 02:40 UTC
5 things to about the new species of tick in the U.S....
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A tick species that's native to Asia has now spread to the United States, and it's popping up in numerous places along the East Coast
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-08 16:10 UTC
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