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 2017-11-16 13:00 

Reuters

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Pope denounces healthcare inequality, says all should be protected... +

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis condemned on Thursday inequality in healthcare, particularly in rich countries, saying governments had a duty to protect all citizens....

 2017-11-16 13:00 

Medical News Today

What are the top essential oils for constipation?... +

A look at the best essential oils for constipation. Included is a look at the facts of constipation and common reasons for the condition. ...

 2017-11-16 12:23 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: CTE detected for 1st time in living patient... +

Scans performed on retired NFL players have led researchers in Chicago to believe they may be one step closer to being able to diagnose CTE while a patient is still alive....

 2017-11-16 12:06 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: Former NFL player confirmed as 1st diagnosis of CTE in living patient... +

The diagnosis was confirmed after the death of a former NFL player at age 63....

 2017-11-16 12:06 

AP

Mobile mammograms offered in new West Virginia bus... +

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A new mobile mammography vehicle will be offering screenings in West Virginia later this week....

 2017-11-16 11:00 

Medical News Today

What you should know about barometric pressure and headaches... +

A look at barometric pressure headaches and migraines, which is where weather causes pain. Included is detail on triggers and how to avoid them....

 2017-11-16 10:30 

NY Times

What States Can Learn From One Another on Health Care... +

Some have made large improvements in certain areas. What have they done to get better?...

 2017-11-16 10:16 

ABC News (US)

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Ohio calls off execution after failing to find inmate's vein... +

Ohio calls off execution after failing to find inmate's vein...

 2017-11-16 10:00 

NY Times

I.R.S. Starts to Enforce Health Law's Rule That Employers Offer Insurance... +

Thousands of businesses, many of them small or midsize, will soon get a letter saying they owe penalties because they failed to offer qualifying insurance....

 2017-11-16 10:00 

Medical News Today

Obesity: Five surprising facts... +

Obesity rates are on the rise. But did you know that weight gain tends to sneak up, and that our diet influences our children's genes? ...

 2017-11-16 09:13 

AP

Researchers get $8.5M grant for asthma care on Navajo Nation... +

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A University of Arizona research center is teaming up with a respiratory hospital in Denver to improve asthma care on the Navajo Nation....

 2017-11-16 09:11 

Reuters

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'We're praying' - Officials say India will not act on smog this year... +

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - As pollution level climbed to 12 times above the recommended limit this week in India's capital, government officials said they knew what was needed to control the smoky haze, but nothing would be done, at least this year....

 2017-11-16 08:33 

ABC News (US)

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Consumers' market remake if 'Obamacare' mandate repealed... +

Consumers' market remake if 'Obamacare' mandate repealed...

 2017-11-16 08:29 

Reuters

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Philippines reallows contraceptive devices after certifying them safe... +

MANILA (Reuters) - The Roman Catholic-majority Philippines will reallow the use of contraceptive implants after certifying 51 drugs and devices safe and not the cause of abortions, the health department announced on Thursday....

 2017-11-16 08:27 

ABC News (US)

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Gov't says uninsured rate holding steady... +

Gov't says uninsured rate holding steady...

 2017-11-16 08:10 

ABC News (US)

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AP Exclusive: 17 escapes from Hawaii hospital since 2010... +

AP Exclusive: 17 escapes from Hawaii hospital since 2010...

 2017-11-16 08:06 

Reuters

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Europe approves GlaxoSmithKline's new triple lung drug... +

LONDON (Reuters) - Europe has approved GlaxoSmithKline's new three-in-one inhaler for chronic lung disease, which the group hopes will help it keep its lead in respiratory medicine despite falling sales of older drug Advair....

 2017-11-16 08:00 

Medical News Today

Aerobic exercise: 'A maintenance program for the brain'... +

Researchers have found that aerobic exercise can slow down the age-related decrease in brain size and help to prevent cognitive function decline....

 2017-11-16 08:00 

Medical News Today

Salt raises blood pressure, but our gut bacteria can stop it... +

New research shows that replenishing the friendly bacteria in our gut that are affected by too much salt may lower high blood pressure. ...

 2017-11-16 08:00 

Medical News Today

What to know about burdock root... +

A look at burdock root, a plant native to North Asia and Europe with many medicinal uses. Included is detail on side effects and how to use it effectively....

 2017-11-16 05:20 

ABC News (US)

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Drug firm founder indicted in opioid conspiracy due in court... +

Drug firm founder indicted in opioid conspiracy due in court...

 2017-11-16 05:04 

AP

People urged to quit smoking during Great American Smokeout... +

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The state Department of Health and Human Services is encouraging New Hampshire residents to join people across the country in quitting tobacco during the American Cancer Societ......

 2017-11-16 00:51 

AP

Indiana health officials unveil mobile pregnancy app... +

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana State Department of Health has launched a new pregnancy app to help women improve their heath....

 2017-11-16 00:17 

AP

Water department issues boil water notice after E.coli found... +

WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — The Westerly Water Department has issued a boil water notice after E. coli bacteria was found in the water supply....

 2017-11-16 00:05 

Reuters

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Pfizer, Novartis agree UK price cuts for new breast cancer drugs... +

LONDON (Reuters) - Pfizer and Novartis have agreed price cuts for their rival breast cancer drugs Ibrance and Kisqali to ensure they can be used routinely within Britain's state-funded health service....

 2017-11-15 23:19 

Medical Daily

Amish Genetic Mutation May Hold Key To Slowing Down Aging... +

A rare mutation in Amish people may hold the key to slowing down aging....

 2017-11-15 22:51 

AP

Professor says Flint River conditions ripe for Legionnaires'... +

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A university professor says conditions in the Flint River were a "recipe" for the bacteria that cause Legionnaires' disease....

 2017-11-15 22:04 

Reuters

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Cardiac arrest study in young athletes raises heart screening questions... +

(Reuters Health) - Screening exams to identify young athletes at risk for cardiac arrest might not be worthwhile, a new study suggests....

 2017-11-15 22:03 

Reuters

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Heart failure patients' odds of hospitalization tied to diabetes... +

(Reuters Health) - Heart failure patients may be less likely to be hospitalized or die prematurely if they don't also have diabetes but even if they do have it, they may still minimize their risk by controlling their blood sugar, a recent study sugges...

 2017-11-15 22:02 

Men's Health News

People Are Obsessed With This Machine That Fries Food Without Oil—And It's On Sale... +

Air fryers cut calories so you can eat more of your favorite things...

 2017-11-15 22:01 

Men's Health News

9 Sex Positions That Use Common Gym Equipment... +

We're not saying you should try these at the gym. But if you have these lying around at home, it couldn't hurt to try 'em out in private...

 2017-11-15 21:45 

ABC News (US)

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Couples sue fertility clinic over eggs with genetic defect... +

Couples sue fertility clinic over eggs with genetic defect...

 2017-11-15 21:35 

Men's Health News

Daily Deal: This Does-It-All Bluetooth Speaker Is on Sale for Its Lowest Price Ever... +

The JBL Flip 4 makes a great gift for pretty much everyone...

 2017-11-15 21:08 

ABC News (US)

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Woman sentenced for killing pregnant woman, cutting out baby... +

Woman sentenced for killing pregnant woman, cutting out baby...

 2017-11-15 20:58 

Men's Health News

8 Fitness Watches That Won't Break the Bank... +

Finding the right one doesn't mean you have to drain your entire savings...

 2017-11-15 20:55 

AP

Court settlement bans for-profit nursing school from state... +

BOSTON (AP) — A for-profit nursing school has been banned from holding classes in Massachusetts and is ordered to pay restitution to former students it was accused of misleading....

 2017-11-15 20:47 

Men's Health News

EXCLUSIVE: Rich Piana's Girlfriend Reveals Details About His Collapse and Death... +

Chanel Jansen says doctors later identified some cardiac red flags prior to Piana's collapse...

 2017-11-15 20:44 

AP

Down syndrome abortion ban clears GOP-led Ohio Senate... +

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate has OK'd a bill banning abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome over opponents' objections....

 2017-11-15 20:20 

Men's Health News

Guys, Stop Watching Netflix While You Poop... +

An eye-opening amount of guys are watching Netflix while they use the bathroom...

 2017-11-15 20:09 

Men's Health News

These Are the Sexiest Clothes for Men, According to Women... +

According to this reddit thread, it's time to roll up your sleeves and throw on a henley...

 2017-11-15 19:57 

Reuters

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Timing matters when patients need gallstone and weight-loss surgeries... +

(Reuters Health) - Obese patients who need to have their gallbladder removed and also need weight-loss surgery may have fewer complications if they get the gallbladder procedure first, a Swedish study suggests....

 2017-11-15 19:53 

AP

Republicans set stage for crucial tax overhaul votes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans began pushing a broad tax cut for businesses and many individuals through the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday, a measure complicated by a late addition — repeal ......

 2017-11-15 19:44 

Men's Health News

2019 Porsche Cayenne Review: We Trounce the New Bavarian Cash Cow... +

We head to sun-baked Crete to see what's up with Porsche's third-gen SUV...

 2017-11-15 19:37 

Men's Health News

Nearly 50% Of Multivitamins Don't Live Up to Their Claims... +

A new report determined that about half of multivitamins don't do what they say they do. Here are the ones that are actually worth taking...

 2017-11-15 19:35 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: Tax overhaul clears procedural hurdle in House... +

The Latest: Tax overhaul clears procedural hurdle in House...

 2017-11-15 19:26 

Men's Health News

4 Health Tips Every Guy Needs to Know Before Going to the Bar... +

Here's what to do and what not to do...

 2017-11-15 19:01 

Men's Health News

John Cena is Absolutely Too Huge for the New Ford GT... +

Large man, small car is never not funny...

 2017-11-15 18:50 

Men's Health News

Blast Fat Like a UFC Fighter With This Equipment-Free Workout... +

It's 10 of your favorite workouts, 10 times, for 10 rounds...

 2017-11-15 18:42 

Men's Health News

Joe Manganiello on What It's Like to Train With SEAL Team Six... +

"There is a specific way to do it," he says of operating like a Navy SEAL. "If you don't do that right, somebody will notice it and it will look wrong."...

 2017-11-15 18:25 

Men's Health News

4 Moves That Push the Boundaries of a Standard Pushup... +

Challenge your upper-body next time you hit the gym...

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