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 2017-11-14 01:45 

AP

LA Chargers QB Rivers reports possible concussion symptoms... +

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers is in the NFL's concussion protocol after experiencing possible symptoms of a head injury, endangering his streak of 194 con......

 2017-11-14 01:05 

Reuters

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FDA approves first drug in U.S. with digital ingestion tracking... +

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it had approved Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltd's Abilify MyCite, the first drug with a digital ingestion tracking system to be approved in the United States....

 2017-11-14 00:09 

Reuters

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New blood pressure range means half of Americans have hypertension... +

(Reuters) - Tighter blood pressure guidelines from U.S. heart organizations mean millions more people need to make lifestyle changes, or start taking medication, in order to avoid cardiovascular problems....

 2017-11-13 23:56 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: More than 103 million Americans will have high blood pressure under new guidelines... +

Known as the ...

 2017-11-13 23:42 

Reuters

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Risks ahead for U.S. tax push as disputes linger, Trump returns... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans pushed ahead on Monday on a U.S. tax code overhaul as a Senate panel considered the issue, but risks lay ahead with major intraparty disputes unsettled and President Donald Trump returning soon from Asia as...

 2017-11-13 23:25 

Reuters

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Trump taps ex-pharma executive Azar as U.S. health secretary... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday said he is nominating former pharmaceutical executive and industry lobbyist Alex Azar to serve as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary, saying Azar would push to lower the price of medicines....

 2017-11-13 23:02 

Reuters

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Cost of diabetes epidemic reaches $850 billion a year... +

(Reuters) - The number of people living with diabetes has tripled since 2000, pushing the global cost of the disease to $850 billion a year, medical experts said on Tuesday....

 2017-11-13 22:58 

ABC News (US)

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How to lower your blood pressure without medication... +

How to lower your blood pressure without medication ...

 2017-11-13 22:38 

ABC News (US)

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Man: Psychiatric hospital staff tormented, kicked brother... +

Man: Psychiatric hospital staff tormented, kicked brother...

 2017-11-13 22:37 

AP

Man: Psychiatric hospital staff tormented, kicked brother... +

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who says his brother was abused repeatedly by staff at Connecticut's only maximum-security psychiatric hospital urged lawmakers on Monday to look more deeply into the c......

 2017-11-13 22:28 

Men's Health News

KFC, Taco Bell, and Hidden Valley Ranch Now Make Their Own Merch for Some Reason... +

From a KFC sweatshirt to a Hidden Valley Ranch tee...

 2017-11-13 22:23 

Medical Daily

Bill Gates Pledges $50M To Fight Alzheimer's... +

Bill Gates is taking on a new challenge. Gates said that he will invest $50 million to help find a cure for Alzheimer's....

 2017-11-13 22:07 

Reuters

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New tool could let patients contribute to doctors' notes... +

(Reuters Health) - In theory, patients might be more engaged with their care and better able to inform doctors about any health issues if they could directly contribute to their own electronic medical records, a small U.S. study suggests....

 2017-11-13 22:04 

Reuters

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New blood pressure range means nearly half of Americans have hypertension... +

(Reuters) - Tighter blood pressure guidelines from U.S. heart organizations mean millions more people need to make lifestyle changes, or start taking medication, in order to avoid cardiovascular problems....

 2017-11-13 21:55 

Men's Health News

Channing Tatum Made a Movie About the Bond Between Soldiers and Their Dogs... +

Executive produced by Tatum, the HBO documentary 'War Dog' explores the close bond between U.S. soldiers and their K9s, who keep them physically and mentally fit...

 2017-11-13 21:43 

ABC News (US)

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More than 103 million Americans will have high blood pressure under new guidelines... +

More than 103 million Americans will have high blood pressure under new guidelines by the American Heart Association....

 2017-11-13 21:14 

Men's Health News

What to Do If Your Belly Button Oozes, Smells, and Gets Crusty... +

And why you should definitely avoid picking at it...

 2017-11-13 21:11 

Men's Health News

Shaun T Reveals the 2 Best Moves for When You Don't Feel Like Doing a Full Workout... +

The Insanity workout creator shared the go-to moves that will change your life...

 2017-11-13 20:51 

ABC News (US)

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Shooting in hospital parking lot leaves 1 dead, 1 injured... +

Shooting in hospital parking lot leaves 1 dead, 1 injured...

 2017-11-13 20:40 

ABC News (US)

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Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines... +

Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines...

 2017-11-13 20:38 

ABC News (US)

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New guidelines classify nearly half of U.S. adults as having high blood pressure.... +

New guidelines classify nearly half of U.S. adults as having high blood pressure....

 2017-11-13 20:27 

Men's Health News

The Best Chapstick for Men... +

We've got your lips covered with these balms...

 2017-11-13 20:21 

Men's Health News

Daily Deal: Save Big on These Muscle-Building Protein Powders on Amazon... +

Jumpstart muscle growth and repair for up to 66% off today...

 2017-11-13 20:16 

Men's Health News

6 Smart Training Tips That Will Help You Get Stronger... +

They're all but guaranteed to help you make gains...

 2017-11-13 20:15 

Men's Health News

6 Ways to Lose Weight Without Counting Calories... +

You don't have to count every bite of food you eat to drop pounds. Here's how...

 2017-11-13 20:15 

Men's Health News

Eat This Food to Help Your Body Fight Aging... +

Mushrooms contain a high amount of antioxidants that most other foods don't have...

 2017-11-13 20:09 

Reuters

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Poor children benefit when parents have access to healthcare... +

(Reuters Health) - Low-income children in the U.S. whose parents qualified for Medicaid were more likely to receive preventive care, regardless of their own insurance coverage, a new study finds....

 2017-11-13 20:07 

NY Times

She Took On Colombia's Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.... +

The debate over taxing sugary drinks has turned into a ferocious global policy brawl. In Colombia, proponents faced intimidation and censorship....

 2017-11-13 20:07 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: 'Motivated' podcast: Shaun T on how to find your truth and transform your life... +

Fitness expert Shaun T reveals his tips for living a happier and healthier life. He also discusses his new book, ...

 2017-11-13 20:03 

Medical Daily

Will Sex Kill You? Scientists Probe Link Between Sexual Activity, Cardiac Arrest... +

Certain men are more likely to go into cardiac arrest while having sex....

 2017-11-13 19:50 

Reuters

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Trump to lawmakers: cut health mandate, top tax bracket... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump urged lawmakers on Monday to slash the top tax rate paid by the wealthy and end the Obamacare individual healthcare mandate, even as he praised their work so far on tax reform in the Republican-controlled...

 2017-11-13 19:35 

Reuters

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Variety of nuts tied to lower risk of heart disease... +

(Reuters Health) - People who regularly eat a variety of nuts including walnuts, peanuts and tree nuts may be less likely to develop heart disease than individuals who rarely or never eat nuts, a U.S. study suggests....

 2017-11-13 19:33 

Men's Health News

Why Women Are Fantasizing About This Type of Threesome... +

According to a small recent study, this type of mnage trois is a lot more common than you think...

 2017-11-13 19:12 

AP

Officials shocked at extent of abuse at psychiatric hospital... +

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials voiced surprise on Monday at the extent of abuse that took place at the state's only maximum-security psychiatric hospital, telling lawmakers they're wo......

 2017-11-13 19:09 

Men's Health News

Bill Gates Is Pledging $50 Million to End Alzheimer's Disease... +

Here's what the research says about lowering your risk of Alzheimer's...

 2017-11-13 18:41 

Men's Health News

Unboxed: 3 Beats by Dre Headphones You Can Buy Now... +

We sat down in the Men's Health Rec Room to unbox some wireless buds and over-ears...

 2017-11-13 18:20 

Men's Health News

These Boots Help Build Houses for Veterans... +

All proceeds from these Wolverines will go to the charity Operation Finally Home...

 2017-11-13 18:09 

Reuters

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Trump to tap ex-pharma executive Azar as U.S. health secretary... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday said he will nominate former pharmaceutical executive and industry lobbyist Alex Azar to serve as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary, saying Azar would push to lower the price of medicines....

 2017-11-13 17:54 

ABC News (US)

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Appeals court won't reconsider Planned Parenthood defunding... +

Appeals court won't reconsider Planned Parenthood defunding...

 2017-11-13 17:50 

ABC News (US)

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Is your own MD best in the hospital? Study eyes hospitalists... +

Is your own MD best in the hospital? Study eyes hospitalists...

 2017-11-13 17:40 

ABC News (US)

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WATCH: Tiffany Haddish makes history as 1st black female comic to host 'SNL'... +

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in ...

 2017-11-13 17:34 

NY Times

If You're Sick, Stay Away From Work. If You Can't, Here Is What Doctors Advise.... +

Those who have paid sick time should use it but often dont, despite doctors warnings that it risks infecting other people....

 2017-11-13 17:30 

Men's Health News

Jason Momoa Teases 'The Crow Reborn' Movie in Instagram Post... +

The long-awaited reboot of the 1994 film is finally underway...

 2017-11-13 17:27 

Reuters

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Chipotle denies link to 'Supergirl' actor's illness... +

(Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill on Monday denied allegations by actor Jeremy Jordan that eating at one of its restaurants landed him in the hospital....

 2017-11-13 17:25 

Reuters

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Sex rarely makes heart stop beating... +

(Reuters Health) - Most people who worry that having sex might stop their heart can probably just relax and enjoy themselves, a new study suggests....

 2017-11-13 17:19 

Reuters

[ Health ]

Trump urges lawmakers to end health mandate, cut top tax rate... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday pushed lawmakers debating tax reform proposals in the Republican-controlled Congress to end the Obamacare individual mandate and cut the top income tax rate to 35 percent....

 2017-11-13 17:15 

AP

Bill Gates gives $50 million to combat Alzheimer's... +

SEATTLE (AP) — Bill Gates says he's giving $50 million to help fight Alzheimer's disease....

 2017-11-13 17:12 

USA Today

Sip wine and chat about postponing motherhood — at an 'egg social'... +

Fertility doctors around the country are hosting soirees to pitch women on the benefits of preserving their eggs....

 2017-11-13 17:05 

Reuters

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Novartis launches heart drug counter-offensive... +

ZURICH (Reuters) - Novartis plans to plow through doubts over its canakinumab drug by asking regulators this year to approve the medicine as a treatment for a group of heart attack survivors that the Swiss drugmaker says is most likely to benefit....

 2017-11-13 17:00 

Medical News Today

What is cervicalgia and how is it treated?... +

Learn all about cervicalgia, a pain in the neck. This article looks at common causes, associated symptoms, and how to treat this form of pain....

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