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Flu season strikes earlier than usual...
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The U.S. is experiencing its earliest start to the winter flu season in more than 15 years, largely due to an influenza strain that has dominated at an unusual time of year. About half of the states have moderate to high flu activity, mostly caused by inf
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-12-09 22:50 UTC
Doctors bring a dead heart 'back to life' for groundbreaking transplant...
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An estimated 4,000 people are waiting for heart transplants, but the donated organs only last six hours outside a body. Duke University's method, could extend that timeline and save lives.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-12-02 20:02 UTC
A woman jogged through a swarm of flies. A month later, she pulled a parasitic worm from her eye...
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The bugs engulfed the woman, forcing her to swat them away from her face. But things were about to get much worse. The woman had just rounded a corner while running along a steep trail in coastal California in February 2018....
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-07 15:21 UTC
What They Don't Tell Women About Chemical Abortions Will Hurt You...
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Those who advocate for and provide chemical abortion drugs downplay the excruciating process that awaits unsuspecting women. 'I had no idea what was coming. No idea.'
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-07 15:13 UTC
Dog Health Benefits: Want To Live Longer? Get A Dog...
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If prolonging your time on Earth is a big priority for you, adopting a four-legged friend could help in a big way. A new study that takes into account many decades of research on overall health and...
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-09 03:40 UTC
More than 24K pounds of beef recalled for being 'unfit for human consumption': USDA...
The recalled beef products, from Chino, Calif.-based American Beef Packers, Inc., include boneless beef, boneless beef chucks, ribeyes, sirloins and tenderloins.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-09-04 03:25 UTC
British food crowned the healthiest in major global survey...
It turns out that British food isn't that terrible, after all. A global survey has found that when it comes to having the healthiest packaged foods and drinks, the UK tops the charts, with the USA in 2nd place and Australia coming in at 3rd.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-08-20 20:07 UTC
Trump administration proposes system to allow Americans to import prescription drugs from Canada...
WASHINGTON DC The Trump administration says it will set up a system allowing Americans to legally access lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar made the announcement Wednesday morning. Azar, a former drug
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-31 13:43 UTC
Compound found in red wine opens door for new treatments for depression, anxiety...
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A new study has revealed that the plant compound resveratrol, which is found in red wine, displays anti-stress effects by blocking the expression of an enzyme related to the control of stress in the brain.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-29 16:34 UTC
A cure for cancer, Alzheimer’s, depression? FDA smacks down wild CBD claims...
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FDA is grappling with a boom in CBD products and hazy regulations.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-25 21:18 UTC
People who eat spicy food every day have higher risk of dementia, study warns...
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Researchers from the University of South Australia and Qatar University have found that people who eat spicy food every day are at a higher risk of developing dementia
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-23 14:02 UTC
Study: Millions of healthy older adults should stop taking aspirin for heart health...
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Millions of people who take aspirin to prevent a heart attack may need to rethink the pill-popping, Harvard researchers reported Monday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-23 14:01 UTC
Bladder cancer 'attacked and killed by common cold virus'...
A small UK study found promising signs of a kinder, less invasive treatment for the disease.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-06 18:24 UTC
Health Care Reform - Why Are People So Worked Up?...
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Why are Americans so stoked up on healthcare reform? Statements such as"do not touch my Medicare" or"everybody else needs to have access to high tech healthcare no matter of cost" come within my own estimation imagining and visceral responses which suggest that a poor comprehension of our

By kathymitchell on 2019-07-02 14:24 UTC
Green Giant recall: Vegetable recall for supermarkets and Trader Joe's over listeria contamination...
The packaged fresh vegetables may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, which can be fatal
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-07-02 13:50 UTC
Lake Hopatcong: New Jersey's largest lake has cyanobacteria, a harmful algal bloom...
Officials say people shouldn't swim in New Jersey's largest lake or even touch the water because aerial surveillance confirms the presence of an extensive harmful algal bloom
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-06-28 12:17 UTC
Frozen blackberries sold at Walmart, Save-A-Lot recalled over possible norovirus contamination...
Frozen blackberry products sold at Walmart and Save-A-Lot have been recalled because of a possible norovirus contamination.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-06-21 16:51 UTC
Deadly ticks carrying Ebola-like Congo fever 'found in UK after spreading across Europe'...
A TICK capable of carrying killer Ebola-like viruses has been found in the UK after spreading across Europe, health officials say. The blood-sucking Hyalomma rufipes tick is usually only found in Africa, Asia and parts of southern Europe. But Public Healt
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-06-21 02:16 UTC
Mystery death of American tourists on 'dream vacation' in Fiji puzzles investigators as flu ruled out...
Families say they are 'emotionally shocked' and 'stuck in a nightmare'
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-06-21 02:09 UTC
British couple 'were poisoned during stay at Caribbean resort where nine US tourists have died'...
Emma Plappert and boyfriend Leigh Bailey from Southend, Essex, suffered from intense exhaustion, bloody diarrhoea and and stomach pains.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-06-21 02:08 UTC
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