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 2018-01-17 21:51 

NY Times

Given Medicine, the Patients Got Better. They Remained in Shackles Anyway....

In West Africa, people with psychoses are often chained at prayer camps. Giving them psychiatric drugs lessened their symptoms, but did not shorten their captivity....

 2018-01-17 20:51 

Men's Health News

5 Signs You're Dehydrated That Have Nothing to Do With Thirst...

Is your body giving you signs you need to drink up?...

 2018-01-17 20:47 

ABC News (US)

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ANALYSIS: 6 questions about Trump's health answered...

ANALYSIS: 6 questions about Trump's health answered...

 2018-01-17 20:37 

AP

Child death review recommends treatment for addicted mothers...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Department of Justice review suggests the state could prevent child deaths by offering more treatment services for pregnant women and new mothers who are battling drug and al......

 2018-01-17 20:27 

Reuters

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Senate committee advances Azar nomination as health secretary...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate committee on Wednesday voted to move forward the nomination of Alex Azar, a former drug industry executive and lobbyist whom President Donald Trump has tapped to be the next secretary of Health and Human Services....

 2018-01-17 20:19 

Men's Health News

Some Jerk Edited the Women Out of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' and It Sucks...

The cast of the movie had a few choice things to say about it...

 2018-01-17 20:17 

Reuters

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Brazilians rush to get yellow fever vaccinations amid fatal cases...

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilians lined up for hours to get yellow fever vaccinations in Brazil's largest states, alarmed by the increase in the number of fatal cases of infection and a warning from the World Health Organization to tourists visiting par...

 2018-01-17 20:07 

Reuters

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Key Senate committee advances Azar nomination for HHS secretary...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A key Senate committee on Wednesday voted to advance the nomination of Alex Azar, a former drug industry executive and lobbyist whom President Donald Trump has tapped to be the next secretary of Health and Human Services....

 2018-01-17 20:06 

AP

Science panel's sweeping recommendations on drunken driving...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's more than 10,000 drunken driving deaths a year are "entirely preventable," according to a government-commissioned report released Wednesday by the National Academies ......

 2018-01-17 20:06 

AP

Pain medication missing at eastern Indiana prison...

NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Department of Correction says more than 8,000 doses of a frequently abused pain medication are missing from an eastern Indiana prison....

 2018-01-17 20:04 

AP

2nd case of measles confirmed in person who was at O'Hare...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials are reporting a second case of measles in a person who was at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport....

 2018-01-17 20:04 

Men's Health News

Blast Your Entire Core With These Plyometric Moves...

You'll get a killer cardio boost, too...

 2018-01-17 20:02 

Men's Health News

Here's a Presidential Workout Plan to Help Trump Drop a Few Pounds...

We've got the moves to counteract Trump's beloved steaks and taco bowls...

 2018-01-17 19:46 

Men's Health News

Here's Everything We Know About The Flash's Solo Movie...

John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein are stepping onboard to direct...

 2018-01-17 19:38 

NY Times

Treatment Offers Hope for Imprisoned California Siblings...

Cases of children isolated and abused by parents are rare but not unheard-of, say experts. Many recover....

 2018-01-17 19:38 

Reuters

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Most states don't require that kids be checked for health issues...

(Reuters Health) - - Most U.S. states don't require that children be screened for health conditions that can affect learning, according to new research supported by the Children's Health Fund (CHF)....

 2018-01-17 19:31 

Reuters

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More evidence common morning sickness drug may not work...

(Reuters Health) - - A pill millions of women have used for morning sickness may not actually help relieve nausea, according to a new study that some doctors say reinforces their decision to stop prescribing the drug....

 2018-01-17 19:27 

AP

Norovirus outbreak feared at university in Grand Rapids...

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Officials at Davenport University's main campus in Grand Rapids say about 100 students there may have contracted a norovirus....

 2018-01-17 19:04 

Men's Health News

What Is Floating? Inside the Fitness Trend That Steph Curry and Joe Rogan Swear By...

Celebrities love it. Trainers swear by it. But are sensory deprivation tanks actually legit?...

 2018-01-17 18:50 

ABC News (US)

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Aetna to pay $17M over mailing that revealed HIV meds...

Aetna to pay $17M over mailing that revealed HIV meds...

 2018-01-17 18:45 

AP

Aetna to pay $17M over mailing that revealed HIV meds...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Health insurer Aetna has agreed to pay $17 million to settle claims that it breached the privacy of thousands of customers who take HIV medications....

 2018-01-17 18:45 

AP

Scientists seek super-shot for flu 100 years after pandemic...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The descriptions are haunting....

 2018-01-17 18:44 

AP

Schools in Oklahoma, Texas close due to flu outbreak...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — More than a half dozen school districts in Oklahoma and one in Texas have closed for at least a day because of a flu outbreak....

 2018-01-17 18:40 

Men's Health News

What to Know About Propecia, President Trump's Hair Loss Drug of Choice...

Propecia, a popular drug to combat male hair loss, comes with a few inconvenient side effects...

 2018-01-17 18:34 

ABC News (US)

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Women march in Polish cities to demand abortion rights...

Women march in Polish cities to demand abortion rights...

 2018-01-17 18:32 

Reuters

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Chart-topping fitness app 'Sweatcoin' secures funding...

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Sweatcoin, a free smartphone app that pays people to be physically active, said on Wednesday it has secured its first round of institutional funding after topping download charts in Britain and the United States....

 2018-01-17 18:16 

Men's Health News

This Is What 239 Pounds Looks Like...

Could Trump really weigh the same as these 239-pound athletes? It's possible...

 2018-01-17 18:13 

Men's Health News

The Best Gear for Saving Your Ass From the Ice...

Get a better grip with these shoes and other sturdy accessories...

 2018-01-17 18:01 

AP

Rich and heavy French beef stew actually made healthier...

When it comes to making beef stews, the French are clear winners....

 2018-01-17 17:33 

Men's Health News

Keto Dieters Love This Low-Carb Sugar Substitute—but Is It Worth the Hype?...

Here's how monk fruit sweetener stacks up against sugar...

 2018-01-17 17:31 

Men's Health News

Get a Deeper Squat with This One Mobility Stretch...

Grab a kettle bell and take a deep breath...

 2018-01-17 17:27 

Men's Health News

'The Girls Next Door' Reveal Whether Size Really Matters...

Don't want to ask your girlfriend what she thinks? This is the next best thing...

 2018-01-17 17:22 

ABC News (US)

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Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold...

Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold...

 2018-01-17 17:20 

Men's Health News

How to Do a Box Jump With Perfect Form...

The latest tutorial in our new MH Workshop series...

 2018-01-17 17:19 

AP

Philadelphia sues opioid makers in response to epidemic...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia has filed a lawsuit against drug companies that make prescription opioids, saying they've created "an unprecedented public health crisis."...

 2018-01-17 17:15 

Men's Health News

Trump's Reported Height and Weight Have Triggered a 'Girther' Conspiracy Theory...

Here's what to know about the movement questioning Trump's medical exam...

 2018-01-17 17:10 

Medscape

Treating Chronic Hepatitis C Infection in Primary Care...

New treatment guidelines aim to support primary care clinicians in the treatment of hepatitis C infection. Medscape HIV/AIDS...

 2018-01-17 17:09 

AP

Doctors promote higher tax to combat smoking-related deaths...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A cancer care executive has told a legislative panel that smoking-related diseases are causing a higher death toll in Kentucky than the epidemic from opioid overdoses....

 2018-01-17 17:00 

Medical News Today

What gaining and shedding weight does to our body...

Putting on and losing weight even for a short time can result in dramatic changes in the body's molecular profile, according to a study of personal omics....

 2018-01-17 17:00 

Medical News Today

Do any weight loss pills really work?...

In this article, we take a look at nine types of pills and supplements that are proposed to help support weight loss, examining the evidence for each one....

 2018-01-17 16:39 

Men's Health News

Here's Why Your Elbow Hurts So Damn Bad When You Lift...

You don't need to play tennis to suffer from this condition...

 2018-01-17 16:34 

ABC News (US)

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Read President Donald Trump's full physical report...

Read President Donald Trump's full physical report...

 2018-01-17 16:18 

Men's Health News

7 Things Your Pooping Habits Say About You...

Are yours normal?...

 2018-01-17 16:00 

Medical News Today

Why we're more likely to overeat in the evening...

Stress and changes in levels of 'hunger hormones' may help to explain why we're more likely to overeat in the evening than earlier in the day....

 2018-01-17 16:00 

Medical News Today

Migraine relief: Prediction system may help to prevent pain...

A team of Spanish-based researchers has simulated a migraine prediction system that may drastically improve the lives of people living with migraines....

 2018-01-17 15:49 

Reuters

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Physician burnout takes a toll on U.S. patients...

(Reuters Health) - Nearly two-thirds of U.S. doctors feel burned out, depressed, or both and those feelings affect how they relate to patients, according to a survey conducted by Medscape....

 2018-01-17 15:46 

Men's Health News

Why Jumping Rope Is the Best Total-Body Workout You Haven't Tried Yet...

Here's a 12-minute circuit to get you started...

 2018-01-17 15:33 

AP

Indiana health network pays about $55,000 ransom to hackers...

GREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana health network says it has paid a roughly $55,000 ransom to hackers to regain access to hospital computer systems....

 2018-01-17 15:15 

Men's Health News

6 Indoor Cardio Workouts You Can Do Without Setting Foot On a Treadmill...

You don't need the dreadmill to break a serious sweat...

 2018-01-17 15:00 

Men's Health News

What Is Coffee Flour? Here's the Deal With the New "Superfood"...

Coffee flour has been hailed as a new "superfood"—but are you wondering what's behind the hype?...

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