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 2020-01-20 22:34 

Reuters

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ICU death rate higher in hospitals primarily serving minorities...

(Reuters Health) - Death rates have been declining for critically ill patients in intensive care units (ICUs), but a new U.S. study suggests gains have been limited at hospitals with large numbers of minority patients....

 2020-01-20 19:57 

Reuters

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Parents think teens spend too much time playing video games...

(Reuters Health) - Most American parents think their teens spend too much time playing video games, but many of them also believe this is typical adolescent behavior, a U.S. study suggests....

 2020-01-20 19:17 

AP

Dartmouth-Hitchcock invests in Colby-Sawyer health programs...

NEW LONDON, N.H. (AP) — Efforts to address New Hampshire's health care workforce shortage are getting a multi-million dollar boost.Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health system is investing up to $3.25......

 2020-01-20 18:11 

ABC News (US)

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Teachers union suing district over asbestos in schools...

The union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia has announced a lawsuit against the city's school district over its handling of asbestos contamination in schools...

 2020-01-20 17:43 

Men's Health News

Watch This Guy Shave Off His Entire Beard for the First Time in 8 Years...

In a new YouTube video, Beardbrand founder Eric Bandholz shaved off his beard for the first time in eight years and documented the transformation....

 2020-01-20 17:00 

AP

Critics: consumers should be wary of short-term health plans...
 2020-01-20 16:44 

Reuters

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Women rarely regret decision to get abortion...

Five years after an abortion, most women still say it was the right decision even if they struggled with their choice at the time, a U.S. study suggests....

 2020-01-20 16:33 

AP

Indiana's infant mortality rate at its lowest in 6 years...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana saw the biggest decrease in its infant mortality rate in six years, officials said.In 2018, 7.3 out of every 1,000 babies born in Indiana died in their first......

 2020-01-20 16:19 

CBC

China confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus...

Human-to-human transmission has been confirmed in an outbreak of a new coronavirus, the head of a Chinese government expert team says....

 2020-01-20 16:19 

Men's Health News

Here's What Happened When a Doctor Tried the Whole30 Challenge...

Doctor Mike, the internet celebrity doctor, recently took on the Whole30 challenge and documented the results on YouTube....

 2020-01-20 16:01 

ABC News (US)

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Critics: consumers should be wary of short-term health plans...

Consumers who bought a short-term health insurance plan thinking they had found a better deal than "Obamacare" during open enrollment season may be in for a shock when they show up at their doctor's office this year...

 2020-01-20 15:16 

Reuters

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Ukraine reports first H5 bird flu case in three years: OIE...

Ukraine has reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic bird flu on a farm in the west-central part of the country, the first of such outbreak in nearly three years, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Monday....

 2020-01-20 15:00 

Men's Health News

Cynthia Erivo's Superstar Hot Streak Continues With The Outsider...

Actress Cynthia Erivo is nominated for two Academy Awards this year for 'Harriet,' and now is playing the role of Holly Gibney in HBO's 'The Outsider.'...

 2020-01-20 14:36 

Men's Health News

Jeff Bridges Had to Explain How the Oscars Work to a High Al Pacino...

The lengthy ceremony was just too much for a young, chemically-altered Pacino....

 2020-01-20 14:24 

Men's Health News

Small Diet Changes and a Push-Pull-Legs Routine Helped This Guy Drop 50 Pounds...

After making simple diet changes using the MyFitnessPal app and adopting a push-pull-legs gym routine, Huy Tran lost nearly 50 pounds and feels much healthier....

 2020-01-20 14:15 

Reuters

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Factbox: New coronavirus outbreak spreads in China...

Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan....

 2020-01-20 14:07 

Men's Health News

Actor Sam Claflin Shows Off His Abs in a Shirtless Instagram Shot...

Hunger Games actor Sam Claflin posted a shirtless selfie on social media showing off his abs, which garnered attention from fans and celebrity women alike....

 2020-01-20 14:00 

Men's Health News

Build a Stronger Core With This L-Sit Progression...

Trainer Jay T. Maryniak demonstrates an L-sit progression series using parallettes to help beginners work up to the difficult abs exercise....

 2020-01-20 14:00 

Men's Health News

Taking Fish Oil Supplements Could Help Improve Your Sperm Health...

Testicular size even went up, if you're worried about that sort of thing....

 2020-01-20 13:56 

Men's Health News

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Had a Secret Ed Sheeran Cameo...

Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker has revealed a secret Ed Sheeran cameo after the movie teased that the singer would be playing one of the stormtroopers....

 2020-01-20 12:19 

ABC News (US)

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EU sets up $998 million budget for humanitarian aid...

The European Union has adopted a budget worth 900 million euros ($998 million) to help countries affected by humanitarian crises...

 2020-01-20 12:00 

USA Today

How high-tech does an electric toothbrush really need to be?...

Poor brushing habits can only be corrected so much by expensive toothbrushes. A better brush can train you to do better, but don't opt for overkill....

 2020-01-20 12:00 

Reuters

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Xi says China will resolutely curb outbreak of new coronavirus: state media...

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday the country would curb the spread of an outbreak of pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus, state television reported....

 2020-01-20 09:04 

Medical Daily

Refilling Plastic Water Bottle Is Dangerous: Here's Why...

BPA, the ubiquitous ingredient in disposable water bottles, remains a danger to human health....

 2020-01-20 08:52 

Medical Daily

Iran Reportedly Preparing To Send Satellites Into Space This Year...

A new report revealed that Iran plans on sending satellites into space once again, barely a year after its failed attempt last 2019....

 2020-01-20 08:42 

Medical Daily

Can Diabetes Lead To Vision Loss?...

A disease-linked complication called diabetic retinopathy leads to blindness if not treated immediately....

 2020-01-20 08:32 

Medical Daily

Brussels Received 190 Complaints Of Animal Maltreatment Last Year, What's Next?...

According to a new report, Bruxelles Environnement, Brussels region's environmental agency, received around 189 complaints of maltreatment of animals....

 2020-01-20 08:26 

Medical Daily

'Dolittle' Star Robert Downey Jr. Reveals The Animal He'd Love To Chat With...

Avengers and Dolittle star Robert Downey Jr. opens up what animal he'd like to have a chat with and how he grew up surrounded by animals....

 2020-01-20 08:02 

Medical Daily

Soybean Oil Might Inflict Neurological Changes To The Brain...

The safety of soybean oil as a food ingredient is again being questioned....

 2020-01-20 07:49 

Medical Daily

Which State Is The Least Physically Active According To Latest Data?...

Mississippians should exercise more to get rid of their label as the State with the most physically inactive residents in the United States....

 2020-01-20 07:41 

Reuters

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China confirms spread of new virus as cases surge...

An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about containment of the illness....

 2020-01-20 07:35 

Medical Daily

Star Trek Technology: Are We Using The Communication Potential Of Smartwatches?...

Much like Capt. James Kirk's wrist communicator, we now have smartwatches today. But are we able to fully utilize the technology?...

 2020-01-20 07:20 

Medical Daily

Self-Healing 'Living Concrete' Created By Scientists...

Scientists reportedly created...

 2020-01-20 07:11 

Medical Daily

Five Animals Directly Affected By The Climate Crisis...

Here are some animals that are being forced to go through noticeable lifestyle changes because of climate change....

 2020-01-20 07:01 

Medical Daily

Cervical Cancer: The First Sign You Shouldn't Miss...

Here's the first sign of cervical cancer that you should absolutely not ignore, per health experts....

 2020-01-20 06:48 

Medical Daily

Manual vs. Electric Toothbrush: Which Is Better?...

Electric or regular: What toothbrush should you be using? Does it really matter? Health experts weigh in....

 2020-01-20 06:05 

Medical Daily

Best Superfoods To Grab This 2020...

Here are some of the best superfoods that you need to keep an eye out for this 2020....

 2020-01-20 05:51 

Medical Daily

Best Non-Perishable Goods To Stockpile In Your Home...

These non-perishable goods have a long shelf life, making them ideal for many situations....

 2020-01-20 05:00 

World Health Organization

20 January 2020 News release Smoking greatly increases risk of complications after surgery...
 2020-01-20 03:06 

Reuters

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China confirms spread of coronavirus as new cases surge...

An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about the containment of the virus....

 2020-01-20 02:48 

Medical Daily

More African-Americans Insured Under Medicaid Than White Americans, Study Finds...

A new study found that black and Hispanic people have greater access to Medicaid during the research period from 2013 to 2018....

 2020-01-20 02:41 

Reuters

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Five patients quarantined in China's Zhejiang for respiratory illness...

China's eastern province of Zhejiang on Monday reported that five patients are in quarantine for respiratory illness but the diagnosis is not confirmed yet....

 2020-01-20 02:20 

Men's Health News

The Outsider Character Holly Gibney Features Prominently in Another Stephen King Series...

HBO's The Outsider just introduced the character Holly Gibney. Holly has been portrayed in some of King's other novels, and also in the 'Mr. Mercedes' series....

 2020-01-20 02:18 

Medical Daily

Researchers Use Salt To Fight Cancer In New Study...

Researchers at the University of Georgia found a new cancer cure in sodium chloride nanoparticles....

 2020-01-20 02:02 

Medical Daily

Do Probiotics Help Address Digestion Problems, Bloating?...

Probiotics have to be consumed according to which benefits the gut flora, therefore reducing bloating and aiding digestion....

 2020-01-20 01:43 

Medical Daily

Do Skin Supplements Actually Work?...

Consumers have to do their own research on the products they choose to use for their skin health....

 2020-01-20 01:36 

ABC News (US)

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China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases, 2 in Beijing...

China has reported a sharp rise in the number of people affected in a pneumonia outbreak caused by a new coronoavirus, including two in Beijing...

 2020-01-20 01:23 

ABC News (US)

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China reports sharp rise in coronavirus cases including two in Beijing and one in Shenzhen...

China reports sharp rise in coronavirus cases including two in Beijing and one in Shenzhen...

 2020-01-19 19:49 

AP

Gov. Evers calls for legislative action to curb youth vaping...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers announced Sunday he wants state lawmakers to pass a package of bills aimed at curbing youth vaping and educating the public about vaping's potential......

 2020-01-19 17:16 

Men's Health News

Marathon Record Shattered at Charleston Marathon by Man in Exoskeleton...

In his second marathon attempt, Adam Gorlitsky broke the world record in his ReWalk Robotic Exoskeleton. The next day, he did a beer mile....

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