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 2017-11-15 18:07 

Reuters

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Physicians may be biased against research from poor nations... +

(Reuters Health) - Physicians in England appear to favor research from high-income countries over research from low-income countries, a bias that could lead to reluctance to adopt cost-saving healthcare innovations, a new study suggests....

 2017-11-15 18:05 

ABC News (US)

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FDA clears nerve stimulator to aid recovery from opioids... +

FDA clears nerve stimulator to aid recovery from opioids...

 2017-11-15 18:04 

AP

FDA clears nerve stimulator to aid recovery from opioids... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health authorities have cleared a brain-stimulating device for patients suffering from debilitating withdrawal symptoms caused by addiction to heroin and other opioids....

 2017-11-15 18:04 

Men's Health News

The 5 Best Snacks to Fuel Your Workout... +

These pre-workout snacks will fill you up without making you feel sluggish...

 2017-11-15 17:50 

AP

The Latest: Death penalty foes call for a stop to executions... +

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Ohio inmate Alva Campbell (all times local):12:40 p.m.Death penalty opponents are calling on Ohio to put a stop to executions after the st......

 2017-11-15 17:42 

Men's Health News

What Does It Mean If Your Poop Is Green?... +

There are many different reasons why you're not seeing brown in the bowl...

 2017-11-15 17:36 

Reuters

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FDA approves Ultragenyx drug for rare enzyme disorder... +

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved on Wednesday a new treatment made by Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc for a rare genetic disorder that can dramatically reduce life expectancy....

 2017-11-15 17:32 

Men's Health News

Here's the Truth About Soy and Prostate Cancer... +

A new study says that eating soy might increase your risk of developing prostate cancer. But read on before you freak out...

 2017-11-15 17:22 

AP

Hundreds of Romanian doctors protest to demand better pay... +

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Hundreds of Romanian family doctors on Wednesday protested outside the government offices demanding more funding and less bureaucracy....

 2017-11-15 17:15 

Men's Health News

Are You Drinking Too Much Sparkling Water?... +

Here's what you need to know before you go crazy with the bubbles...

 2017-11-15 17:04 

AP

The Latest: Ohio calls off execution of sick inmate... +

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Ohio inmate Alva Campbell (all times local):12:05 p.m.Ohio has called off the execution of a sick inmate after several unsuccessful attemp......

 2017-11-15 17:02 

Men's Health News

The First 'Deadpool 2' Trailer Is Really Not What We Were Expecting... +

For most of the trailer, Ryan Reynolds pretends to be painter Bob Ross...

 2017-11-15 17:00 

Men's Health News

FDA Issues Warning Against Kratom, a Plant-Based Substance With Deadly Side Effects... +

Kratom has already been linked to 36 deaths, the FDA warned in a public health advisory...

 2017-11-15 17:00 

Medscape

Acute Otitis Media in Young Children Today... +

A recent epidemiologic study paints a picture of early childhood AOM in the pneumococcal vaccine era. Medscape Pediatrics...

 2017-11-15 17:00 

Medical News Today

What are the benefits of chamomile tea?... +

A look at the possible benefits of chamomile tea. Included is information on chamomile tea safety and the scientific mechanism of action it causes....

 2017-11-15 17:00 

Medical News Today

Nuts strengthen your brain, EEG study shows... +

A new study used an electroencephalogram to examine the brain waves of regular nut consumers. Strong associations with cognition and immunity were found....

 2017-11-15 16:57 

Reuters

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FDA clears nerve stimulator for opioid withdrawal symptoms... +

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday cleared for use an electrical nerve stimulator designed to reduce the symptoms of opioid withdrawal....

 2017-11-15 16:40 

AP

Officials link 7 cases of Legionnaires' disease to hotel... +

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas area health officials have confirmed seven cases of Legionnaires' disease with 29 more cases suspected after an outbreak was reported at the Rio Las Vegas Hotel and Casin......

 2017-11-15 16:40 

Men's Health News

The Key to a Good Lifting Session Lies Within Your Playlist... +

It can make or break your attitude, so choose wisely...

 2017-11-15 16:37 

Men's Health News

Blake Shelton is 'People' Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive... +

Here's what we know about the country singer's workout routine...

 2017-11-15 16:32 

Men's Health News

The Best Smart Home and Electronics Deals on Amazon for Black Friday... +

These smart TVs, speakers, and other electronics are on sale starting November 17...

 2017-11-15 16:06 

AP

New chief of Global Fund says accountability is 'imperative'... +

LONDON (AP) — The new executive director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria says he is committed to ensuring the group is as transparent as possible about how its billions o......

 2017-11-15 16:04 

Men's Health News

6 Signs You Need to Switch Up Your Workout... +

These factors might be holding you back from making some serious gains...

 2017-11-15 16:03 

AP

Video of 4 bobcats in suburban area shows healthy population... +

WILLISTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's top wildlife official says an amateur video of four bobcats frolicking in a suburban neighborhood shows that the state's population of the normally elusive animals i......

 2017-11-15 16:00 

Medical News Today

Is vegetarianism the natural option?... +

Were humans designed to eat meat? Did we evolve to consume other creatures? Is flesh eating enshrined in our DNA? Here, we discuss these divisive queries....

 2017-11-15 16:00 

Medical News Today

Trauma may lead to weight gain in women... +

A new study strengthens the link between stress and weight gain, after finding that bad life experiences may raise the risk of obesity in women....

 2017-11-15 15:49 

ABC News (US)

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'Obamacare' sign-ups about 45 pct ahead of last year's pace... +

'Obamacare' sign-ups about 45 pct ahead of last year's pace...

 2017-11-15 15:48 

AP

'Obamacare' sign-ups about 45 pct ahead of last year's pace... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — Government data released Wednesday show sign-ups for Affordable Care Act health plans are running more than 45 percent ahead of last year's pace....

 2017-11-15 15:46 

Men's Health News

This Digital Pill Tells Your Doctor When You Take It— and It's a Big Problem... +

The FDA just approved a medication that's embedded with a sensor that tells your doctor if you've taken it. But is this actually a good idea?...

 2017-11-15 15:42 

AP

The Latest: Execution team assessing ill inmate's condition... +

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Ohio inmate Alva Campbell (all times local):10:35 a.m.The Ohio prisons director says the state execution team is continuing to assess the ......

 2017-11-15 15:41 

AP

Video of 4 bobcats in suburban area shows healthy population... +

WILLISTON, Vt. (AP) — The head of the Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says an amateur video of four bobcats frolicking in a suburban neighborhood shows that the state's population of the no......

 2017-11-15 15:27 

AP

Retirement planning should include long-term care costs... +

NEW YORK (AP) — Many Americans have a blind spot when it comes to retirement planning: long-term care costs. Even though the majority of Americans will at some point need long-term care, few are pl......

 2017-11-15 15:22 

AP

Wyoming Department of Health investigates salmonella cases... +

RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Department of Health officials have discovered cases of salmonella in the central part of the state after investigating a cluster of gastrointestinal illness....

 2017-11-15 15:00 

Medical News Today

Exercise may protect you from glaucoma... +

The results of a new study show that people who engage in moderate- to vigorous-intensity exercise have a 73 percent lower risk of developing glaucoma. ...

 2017-11-15 15:00 

Medical News Today

What you can and can't eat on the bland diet... +

The bland diet is a diet where people consume soft foods that are easy on the digestive system. Included is detail on studies and whether the diet is safe....

 2017-11-15 14:59 

Medscape

Gun Sense or Non-sense?... +

These days, the only limiting parameter to gun ownership seems to be how many people you wish to kill in a brief time, says Dr Lundberg. Medscape Internal Medicine...

 2017-11-15 14:57 

ABC News (US)

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New chief of Global Fund says accountability is "imperative"... +

New chief of Global Fund says accountability is ...

 2017-11-15 14:35 

Reuters

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Acorda reports five deaths in Parkinson's trial, shares plunge... +

(Reuters) - Acorda Therapeutics Inc said on Wednesday five people died in its Parkinson's disease drug trials, and it would stop enrolling new patients in two long-term safety studies, sending its shares down 34 percent in early trade....

 2017-11-15 14:34 

NY Times

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure... +

Medical guidelines have changed, and now about half of Americans may qualify for the diagnosis of hypertension. Heres what to do about it....

 2017-11-15 14:32 

ABC News (US)

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Court gives go-ahead for minimum alcohol price in Scotland... +

Court gives go-ahead for minimum alcohol price in Scotland...

 2017-11-15 14:25 

AP

The Latest: Inmate to be brought into chamber in wheelchair... +

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Ohio inmate Alva Campbell (all times local):9:20 a.m.A prisons spokeswoman says a condemned Ohio inmate with multiple health problems will......

 2017-11-15 14:08 

Reuters

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Acorda reports deaths in Parkinson's trial, shares plunge... +

(Reuters) - Acorda Therapeutics Inc said it halted enrolling patients in two late-stage safety studies of its Parkinson's disease drug following deaths, sending its shares tumbling more than 40 percent in premarket trading....

 2017-11-15 14:03 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: No problems found in veins of Ohio inmate... +

The Latest: No problems found in veins of Ohio inmate...

 2017-11-15 14:03 

AP

The Latest: No problems found in veins of Ohio inmate... +

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Ohio inmate Alva Campbell (all times local):8:40 a.m.The state says no problems were found with the veins of an inmate with multiple healt......

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