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 2017-11-15 12:03 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: Digital pill that 'talks' to your smartphone approved for first time... +

The pill can sense when it is swallowed and communicate with your phone....

 2017-11-15 11:37 

ABC News (US)

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Digital pill that 'talks' to your smartphone approved for first time... +

Digital pill that 'talks' to your smartphone approved for first time...

 2017-11-15 11:36 

Reuters

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Monsanto, U.S. farm groups sue California over glyphosate warnings... +

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Monsanto Co and U.S. farm groups sued California on Wednesday to stop the state from requiring cancer warnings on products containing the widely used weed killer glyphosate, which the company sells to farmers to apply to its geneticall...

 2017-11-15 11:00 

Medical News Today

What you should know about yellow tongue... +

A look at yellow tongue, a condition resulting in a yellow coating on the surface of the tongue. Included is detail on who is at risk and complications....

 2017-11-15 10:29 

AP

West Virginia county considers needle exchange program... +
 2017-11-15 10:11 

AP

Tuberculosis case reported in Syracuse school district... +

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Health officials in central New York say they have identified an active case of tuberculosis in the Syracuse City School District....

 2017-11-15 09:10 

Reuters

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Bayer taps Nestle executive to stem eroding consumer care sales... +

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German drugmaker Bayer has hired the head of Nestle's baby food business to reverse a decline in revenue at its embattled consumer health division from next March....

 2017-11-15 08:52 

Reuters

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AstraZeneca ticks another box as U.S. approves severe asthma drug... +

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca has achieved another milestone in rebuilding its drug portfolio with U.S. approval of a drug for severe asthma as the company battles to put patent losses on older medicines behind it....

 2017-11-15 08:46 

ABC News (US)

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Obama health mandate now target of GOP in big tax bill... +

Obama health mandate now target of GOP in big tax bill...

 2017-11-15 08:00 

Medical News Today

What you need to know about hypoproteinemia... +

A look at hypoproteinemia, a condition resulting in low levels of protein in the blood. Included is detail on diagnosis and choosing proteins....

 2017-11-15 08:00 

Medical News Today

Eat more leafy greens and whole grains to lower heart failure risk... +

Emerging research suggests that a predominantly plant-based diet of dark, leafy greens, beans, fruits, and whole grains may reduce heart failure risk....

 2017-11-15 08:00 

Medical News Today

There is such a thing as 'fault-free obesity,' after all... +

New research shows how a genetic mutation may lead to obesity by increasing the size of the body's fat cells and making them absorb glucose faster. ...

 2017-11-15 05:15 

ABC News (US)

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Ohio set to execute inmate with walking, breathing problems... +

Ohio set to execute inmate with walking, breathing problems...

 2017-11-15 05:07 

Reuters

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Investor group warns U.S. farm antibiotic policy lagging... +

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The United States is falling behind Europe in the fight to curb the overuse and misuse of antibiotics in meat production and experts are warning of the possibility of dangerous drug-resistant "superbug" infections as a resu...

 2017-11-15 05:01 

USA Today

Report: Alzheimer's treatment could be on horizon - but changes needed in health system... +

An effective treatment for Alzheimers Disease might be on the horizon. But even withapproval inthe next 3 to 5 years, the healthcare system will likely be overwhelmed and patients may have to wait more than 18 months for diagnosis and care, according to a...

 2017-11-15 03:38 

Reuters

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Shanghai Pharma buys U.S. Cardinal Health's China business for $557 million... +

(Reuters) - State-owned Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co has agreed to acquire Cardinal Health Inc's China business, one of the nation's largest drug distributors, for $557 million....

 2017-11-15 03:03 

ABC News (US)

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Rights report urges China to ban gay conversion therapy... +

Rights report urges China to ban gay conversion therapy...

 2017-11-15 03:02 

ABC News (US)

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Transgender service member gets gender reassignment surgery... +

Transgender service member gets gender reassignment surgery...

 2017-11-15 03:00 

AP

2 airlines drop hot food from LAX caterer hit by listeria... +

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Delta Air Lines and Virgin Australia have stopped serving hot meals from Gate Gourmet at Los Angeles International Airport after listeria was found in the caterer's local kitchen....

 2017-11-15 02:16 

AP

Transgender service member gets gender reassignment surgery... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says an active-duty service member has received gender-reassignment surgery, amid ongoing debate over whether transgender troops should be allowed to continue to serv......

 2017-11-15 01:15 

Reuters

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Eighth New Zealand farm tests positive for cattle disease... +

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand's Primary Industries ministry said on Wednesday that an eighth farm in the country's South Island has tested positive for the cattle disease mycoplasma bovis, which can seriously affect animal health....

 2017-11-15 00:01 

Reuters

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FDA approves AstraZeneca's asthma drug... +

(Reuters) - Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca Plc on Tuesday said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its drug benralizumab, as an add-on treatment for patients with severe asthma aged 12 years and older....

 2017-11-14 23:44 

ABC News (US)

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Opioid addiction treatments face off in US trial... +

Opioid addiction treatments face off in US trial...

 2017-11-14 22:39 

Reuters

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Waiting to conceive after miscarriage may not be needed... +

(Reuters Health) One miscarriage doesn't necessarily increase the risk of another, and counseling women to delay conception after a pregnancy loss may not be warranted, a recent study suggests....

 2017-11-14 22:38 

Men's Health News

8 Stylish Blazers to Rock This Fall... +

It's one of the best pieces a guy can own...

 2017-11-14 22:37 

NY Times

Peter Sands Named Head of Global Disease-Fighting Agency... +

The new executive director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria faces an uphill battle: raising more money as lethal epidemics keep cropping up....

 2017-11-14 21:44 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: 'GMA' Hot List: What to know about the new medical guidelines on hypertension... +

Plus, meet the 9-year-old basketball star who is already planning to play ball in college. ...

 2017-11-14 21:32 

AP

Senators from 2 states want to change opioid grant funding... +

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The U.S. senators from New Hampshire and West Virginia have introduced a bill to prioritize federal funding for states that have been hardest hit by the opioid epidemic....

 2017-11-14 21:18 

AP

Faith-based meeting held on drug abuse in West Virginia... +

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A faith-based initiative to involve more churches in dealing with drug abuse has focused its attention on southern West Virginia....

 2017-11-14 21:16 

Men's Health News

Underwater Strength Training: Serious Workout or Dumb Instagram Trend?... +

Underwater strength training classes look cool. But do they actually work?...

 2017-11-14 21:08 

Men's Health News

Stores Are Already Playing Christmas Music and It's Not Okay... +

The early arrival of holiday tunes is making us all anxious, according to one psychologist...

 2017-11-14 21:06 

Men's Health News

4 Kinds of Curls You Probably Aren't Doing... +

Grab an EZ-bar and get to work...

 2017-11-14 21:01 

AP

The Latest: US Supreme Court won't stop Ohio execution... +

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a condemned inmate with multiple health problems set for execution Wednesday (all times local):4 p.m.The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to stop the execution......

 2017-11-14 20:59 

Men's Health News

This Guys Injects His Arms To Look Like Popeye—And It's A Very Bad Idea... +

Injecting synthol can lead to some serious muscle damage years down the line...

 2017-11-14 20:54 

ABC News (US)

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Trump administration seeks to delay findings on pesticides... +

Trump administration seeks to delay findings on pesticides...

 2017-11-14 20:41 

Men's Health News

The Best New Fitness Gear Of 2017... +

We tested the latest shoes, watches, T-shirts, sunglasses, and more. Here's what's worth buying...

 2017-11-14 20:11 

Reuters

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To grow teen athletes, let kids try lots of sports... +

(Reuters Health) - The best way to get teens to play sports may be to let them sample a variety of different athletic pursuits earlier in childhood, a Canadian study suggests....

 2017-11-14 20:10 

Reuters

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Treating modestly high blood pressure may not boost survival odds... +

(Reuters Health) - Below a certain starting threshold, using medication to reduce blood pressure in otherwise healthy people doesn't provide a clear survival benefit for most, a research review suggests....

 2017-11-14 19:49 

Men's Health News

Carve Out Your Lower Abs With This One Move... +

Trainer Joey Thurman suggests adding a stability ball to this exercise to make it even more challenging...

 2017-11-14 19:48 

AP

UMass Amherst officials say 2 students have meningitis... +

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Officials at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have issued a warning to the community after two students were diagnosed with bacterial meningitis....

 2017-11-14 19:47 

ABC News (US)

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When child sex isn't rape: French to set age of consent... +

When child sex isn't rape: French to set age of consent...

 2017-11-14 19:32 

Men's Health News

The Threshold For High Blood Pressure Has Changed, and Young Guys Might Be At Risk... +

New guidelines could triple the number of young guys diagnosed with hypertension...

 2017-11-14 19:15 

Men's Health News

6 Holiday Desserts That Are Terrible For You—and What to Choose Instead... +

How does your favorite stack up?...

 2017-11-14 18:56 

Men's Health News

The 2018 Ford Mustang GT Has a Drag Strip Mode... +

And it's glorious...

 2017-11-14 18:52 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: How to lower blood pressure without medication... +

The AHA recommends ...

 2017-11-14 18:49 

Men's Health News

Eating Too Fast Is Making You Fat and Hurting Your Heart... +

A new study indicates the importance of eating slowly, for both your health and your waistline...

 2017-11-14 18:39 

Men's Health News

The Workout That Helped This Guy Lose 96 Pounds In 11 Months... +

Perry Panesar was always the "fat guy"— until he got dumped and decided he didn't want to be him anymore...

 2017-11-14 18:25 

Men's Health News

Our Backs Hurt Just From Watching Donald Trump Jr.'s Deadlift Video... +

We've got some tips for Junior to make sure this never, ever happens again...

 2017-11-14 18:01 

Men's Health News

Conor McGregor Just Got Banned From UFC 219 After Fighting a Ref... +

So much for the Notorious's next fight...

 2017-11-14 18:00 

Medical News Today

Do you have high blood pressure? You might, based on new guidelines... +

Almost half of adults in the United States are now classified as hypertensive, following a change to the guidelines for high blood pressure....

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