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 2020-02-14 05:58 

AP

New virus has infected more than 64,000 people globally...

A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 64,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring to its origin late last year and the......

 2020-02-14 05:53 

ABC News (US)

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Virus renews safety concerns about slaughtering wild animals...

Many people in China are calling for a temporary ban on the wildlife trade to be made permanent as the coronavirus spreads...

 2020-02-14 05:13 

Reuters

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Factbox: Sport-events affected by coronavirus epidemic...

Here is a list of international sports events whose timing has been affected by a coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 1,300 people and infected more than 60,000 in China after emerging late last year in Wuhan, the capital of central Hubei provi...

 2020-02-14 05:00 

ABC News (US)

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New virus has infected more than 64,000 people globally...

A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 64,000 people globally...

 2020-02-14 05:00 

World Health Organization

14 February 2020 News release Four countries in the African region license vaccine in milestone for Ebola prevention...

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Burundi, Ghana and Zambia have licensed an Ebola vaccine, just 90 days after World Health Organization (WHO) prequalification. Registration of the vaccine is expected in additional countries in the coming weeks....

 2020-02-14 04:40 

AP

US says it's ready to help North Korea combat virus...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States has expressed deep concern about North Korea's vulnerability to the outbreak of a new virus and says it's ready to support efforts by U.S. and......

 2020-02-14 04:33 

Medical Daily

Protein Shakes For Weight Loss, Muscle Gain: Do They Work?...

Protein shakes have upsides and some issues when it comes to weight loss and muscle gain....

 2020-02-14 04:08 

Reuters

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China reports 5,000 new coronavirus cases, cruise ship disembarks in Cambodia...

China's coronavirus outbreak showed no sign of peaking with health authorities on Friday reporting more than 5,000 new cases, while passengers on a cruise ship blocked from five countries due to virus fears finally disembarked in Cambodia....

 2020-02-14 03:53 

Medical Daily

Top Signs Your Menstrual Bleeding Is Too Heavy...

In some cases, menstrual bleeding for a prolonged period of time could indicate the presence of other underlying health conditions. Here are the top signs....

 2020-02-14 03:32 

Medical Daily

Collagen Supplements For Better Health: Do They Really Work?...

A few studies suggest collagen supplements help increase bone density and muscle mass and restore skin and joint health....

 2020-02-14 03:15 

ABC News (US)

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Virus death toll nears 1,400 in China...

China has reported another sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new virus, as the death toll neared 1,400...

 2020-02-14 03:07 

ABC News (US)

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China reports 121 more deaths, 5,090 new cases in virus outbreak, raising death toll to nearly 1,400...

China reports 121 more deaths, 5,090 new cases in virus outbreak, raising death toll to nearly 1,400...

 2020-02-14 03:04 

Medical Daily

Telltale Signs You Have Prostate Cancer...

Here are the telltale signs that you have prostate cancer....

 2020-02-14 03:03 

Reuters

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Cruise ship passenger causes coronavirus scare in Sydney...

Australian health officials tested a passenger onboard a cruise ship docked in Sydney harbor for a "respiratory illness" on Friday, causing passengers to fret about the potential of another shipboard outbreak of the coronavirus....

 2020-02-14 03:02 

Reuters

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China reports 5,090 new coronavirus cases in mainland...

China saw 5,090 new coronavirus cases in the mainland on Feb. 13, with 121 new deaths, the National Health Commission said on Friday....

 2020-02-14 02:57 

Medical Daily

Animals Used For Experimentation By FDA Are Now Up For Adoption...

In November 2019, the FDA introduced a new policy stating the animals used in their experiments should be adopted by either families or sanctuaries....

 2020-02-14 02:22 

Reuters

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China coronavirus deaths slow, cruise ship disembarks in Cambodia...

The daily death toll in the Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak halved on Friday, officials said, while passengers on a cruise ship blocked from five countries due to virus fears finally disembarked in Cambodia....

 2020-02-14 01:14 

Reuters

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Coronavirus cases in China epicenter fall, cruise ship disembarks in Cambodia...

The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China's Hubei province rose by 116 on Friday, health officials said, less than half the number of deaths from the day before, when Japan reported its first fatality....

 2020-02-14 00:33 

Reuters

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Passengers on ship turned away over virus fears disembark in Cambodia...

Passengers on a cruise ship that spent two weeks at sea after being turned away by five countries over coronavirus fears started disembarking in Cambodia on Friday....

 2020-02-14 00:02 

Reuters

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China's Hubei province reports 116 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 13, with 4,823 new cases...

The number of new deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak rose by 116 as of Thursday, the province's health commission said on its website on Friday....

 2020-02-13 23:42 

AP

Doctors highlight climate impacts on hospitals, healthcare...

BOSTON (AP) — Doctors and leaders of Boston's renowned hospitals gathered Thursday to discuss how climate change is impacting their profession.The symposium at Harvard Medical School in......

 2020-02-13 23:40 

Men's Health News

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Take a 'Hole Punch' to a Patient's Neck...

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper—aka, dermatologist and TLC host Dr. Sandra Lee, MD—uses a surgical punch to extract two cysts from a man's neck....

 2020-02-13 23:23 

ABC News (US)

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Man sued over Iowa sexual arousal study ran Kansas facility...

A child psychologist who was formerly the top administrator at a state hospital in Kansas is facing a federal lawsuit in Iowa involving sexual arousal experiments on residents at a state care center for people with intellectual disabilities...

 2020-02-13 23:14 

CBC

Save lives and stop spread: International researchers set priorities for controlling coronavirus...

Canada will focus its $6.5 million in coronavirus research on the medical and social sides of the outbreak....

 2020-02-13 23:03 

Reuters

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U.S. ready to allow North Korea sanctions exemption to combat coronavirus...

The United States is "deeply concerned" about the possible impact of a coronavirus outbreak in North Korea and is prepared to facilitate efforts by U.S. and international organizations contain the spread of the virus there, the State Department sa...

 2020-02-13 22:49 

Reuters

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Trans patients may struggle to access breast cancer screening...

(Reuters Health) - At a time when a growing number of transgender Americans are getting gender-affirming treatments to make their bodies match their identity, breast imaging centers may not be changing to meet their needs....

 2020-02-13 22:33 

AP

Wisconsin records 2nd child death of flu season...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin has recorded its second child death of the flu season as influenza activity surges in the state, health officials said Thursday.The child who died from flu is......

 2020-02-13 22:16 

ABC News (US)

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By 2060, a quarter of U.S. residents will be over age 65...

By 2060, almost a quarter of all U.S. residents will be over age 65, and life expectancy will reach an all-time high of 85 years...

 2020-02-13 22:15 

Reuters

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U.S. says prepared to help North Korea combat threat from coronavirus...

The United States is "deeply concerned" about the possible impact of a coronavirus outbreak in North Korea and is prepared to help U.S. and international organizations contain the spread of the virus, the State Department said on Thursday....

 2020-02-13 22:11 

AP

House panel approves bill to cap out-of-pocket insulin costs...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Looking to protect people with diabetes from being overwhelmed by high drug costs, a House committee approved a bill Thursday to cap out-of-pocket costs for many Kentuckians......

 2020-02-13 22:10 

ABC News (US)

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Weight loss drug Belviq pulled from market over cancer risk...

The weight loss drug Belviq is being pulled from the market because of an increased risk of cancer...

 2020-02-13 22:08 

AP

Massachusetts Senate debates mental health parity bill...

BOSTON (AP) — Individuals suffering from mental health issues would have access to health care on par with those suffering from physical ailments like high blood pressure or diabetes under a bill......

 2020-02-13 21:45 

Men's Health News

Watch Mr. Universe Mike O'Hearn's Biceps and Triceps Workout...

Four-time Mr. Universe Mike O'Hearn, a 51-year-old bodybuilding champion, shares a high-volume biceps and triceps training day video....

 2020-02-13 21:39 

CBC

What you need to know now about the coronavirus: New method of diagnosing illness...

A spike in new cases and deaths stems from casting net wider so fewer cases are missed. Stay up to date on the outbreak from novel coronavirus and what Canadians need to know....

 2020-02-13 21:14 

CBC

China says more than 1,700 health workers infected in coronavirus outbreak...
 2020-02-13 21:13 

AP

Cancer expert sues employer for force-out over China program...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A former top official at a highly regarded cancer center in Florida sued his former employer on Thursday, claiming he was unfairly forced out of his job even though he had no......

 2020-02-13 21:12 

Men's Health News

The 10 Best Men's Deals From Backcountry's Biggest Winter Sale...

Right now, you can save up to 50% on the best winter gear from Patagonia, Nike, The North Face, and more. Here are the 10 best deals for men to score today....

 2020-02-13 20:59 

Men's Health News

The 10 Best Hydration Packs for Every Outdoor Activity...

Go hands-free and stay hydrated with one of the 10 best hydration packs on the market for running, mountain biking, skiing, and any other outdoor activity....

 2020-02-13 20:21 

Reuters

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China reports big rise in coronavirus deaths, WHO sees no 'tip of iceberg'...

The Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definition on Thursday, while Japan became the third place outside mainland China to suffer a fatality....

 2020-02-13 20:13 

ABC News (US)

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Cancer expert sues employer for force-out over China program...

A former top official at a highly regarded cancer center in Florida is suing his former employer, claiming he was unfairly forced out of his job...

 2020-02-13 19:49 

Men's Health News

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Scoop Whiteheads from a Patient's Ear...

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper—aka, dermatologist and TLC host Dr. Sandra Lee, MD—scoops a cluster of whiteheads out of a patient's ear canal....

 2020-02-13 19:44 

Men's Health News

Combine Skullcrushers and Hollow Body Holds To Build Monster Triceps...

Build major triceps muscle, strength, and size (and carve a chiseled core too) by adding the hollow body position and a half-iso principle to your skullcrushers....

 2020-02-13 19:34 

Men's Health News

Everything We Know About Peaky Blinders Season 6...

Season 6 of Peaky Blinders will premiere sometime in late 2020 or early 2021. Here's what else we know about the next season of the show....

 2020-02-13 19:32 

Reuters

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Spike in China virus cases doesn't show big shift in epidemic: WHO...

The spike in cases reported from China reflects reclassifying a backlog of suspect cases using patients' chest images and not necessarily the "tip of an iceberg" of a wider epidemic, a top World Health Organization official said on Thursday....

 2020-02-13 19:18 

Reuters

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Trump says China is handling coronavirus 'professionally'...

U.S. President Donald Trump praised China over its handling of the fast-moving coronavirus outbreak in an interview that aired on Thursday, adding that the United States was working closely with Beijing....

 2020-02-13 18:38 

Men's Health News

Try Rich Froning's Ridiculously Hard Instagram Workout Challenge...

Rich Froning posted a crazy-hard ab challenge on Instagram. Called the Mayhem Athlete Challenge, after Froning's gym, the workout will leave you wiped....

 2020-02-13 18:07 

Reuters

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U.S. disappointed with China's coronavirus response: White House adviser...

The United States is "quite disappointed" with China's response to the coronavirus outbreak, a top White House adviser said on Thursday, criticizing Beijing for a lack of transparency....

 2020-02-13 17:52 

Men's Health News

Marvel Might Have Just Given Away a Secret Villain in Black Widow...

Marvel just revealed the Twitter hashtags and emojis for the characters in 'Black Widow', including the full name of Rachel Weisz's character, Melina Vostokoff....

 2020-02-13 17:36 

Reuters

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China reports record increase in coronavirus deaths...

The Chinese province at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definition on Thursday, while Japan became the third place outside mainland China to suffer a fatality....

 2020-02-13 17:34 

Reuters

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Plenty to squawk about: Spanish capital plans for huge cull of parrots...

Madrid has begun planning for a cull of almost all the city's population of thousands of Kramer and Monk parrots, invasive species that the city council says are a nuisance to human neighbours and a threat to public health....

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