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Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health

Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health

To get the required daily intake of calories, they claim citizens around the world will be expected to eat nearly 18 times as many dry beans, soy and nuts. Increased food production has contributed to...

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Walgreens and Microsoft partner to develop digital healthcare services

Walgreens and Microsoft partner to develop digital healthcare services

Investors may need to try to focus in on the most important information when attempting to examine stocks to add to the portfolio. Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value of a publi...

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Americans More Likely to Die From Opioid Overdose Than Car Accident

Americans More Likely to Die From Opioid Overdose Than Car Accident

The lifetime risk of dying from an accidental fall are now 1 in 114, up from 1 in 119 just a year ago. "We need to reprioritize and regroup, because all these deaths are preventable". "If, as a soci...

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Walmart drops CVS pharmacy coverage in price dispute

Walmart drops CVS pharmacy coverage in price dispute

The clash between the two giants will affect people whose employers have CVS-administered drug benefits, as well as Medicaid enrollees with CVS drug coverage. Walmart indicated it was resisting effort...

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Getting enough sleep is good for your heart, study suggests

Getting enough sleep is good for your heart, study suggests

Then, they underwent cardiac CT scans and 3-D heart ultrasound to check for heart disease. Participants who slept less than six hours every night were 27 per cent more likely to have atherosclero...

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Man Ends Up In Hospital After Injecting Semen To Cure Back Pain

Man Ends Up In Hospital After Injecting Semen To Cure Back Pain

While his primary complaint was a flareup of his back pain, the man's arm was found to be swollen with semen that had leaked into the surrounding tissues from failed injections - his last " dose " h...

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Smoking cannabis just once as a teenager ‘changes brain structure’

Smoking cannabis just once as a teenager ‘changes brain structure’

It may also be that using cannabis led to the development of more neurons . To take a closer look at the impact of mild marijuana use in developing brains, Orr's team analyzed brain scans gathered as...

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Gorgeous moment disabled baby hears her sister's voice for the first time

Gorgeous moment disabled baby hears her sister's voice for the first time

Scarlet's spontaneous laughter continues as she listens to her mother and sisters voices talking to her. She was born three months premature and contracted a serious bacterial infection-known as necr...

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U.S. Sen. Rand Paul scheduled to have hernia surgery in Thornhill

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul scheduled to have hernia surgery in Thornhill

Shouldice Hernia Hospital markets itself as "the global leader in non-mesh hernia fix", according to the clinic's website. Paul is suing for $4,000 in medical costs but said the final amount "will c...

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Study backs high-fibre diet for health and weight

Study backs high-fibre diet for health and weight

In this study, the team has analyzed about 185 observational studies and have conducted about 58 clinical trials that involve 4,635 adult participants. "Practical ways to increase fibre intake is to...

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CDC: Flu widespread nationwide, but cases down this year in Florida

CDC: Flu widespread nationwide, but cases down this year in Florida

Provisional data on how well this season's flu vaccine is working to prevent people from getting sick won't be available for at least several more weeks, according to the CDC . Sixteen children have ...

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Uri Day 2 in overseas

Uri Day 2 in overseas

It would be very interesting to see which movie will win the first-weekend run. With the release of Uri , Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal has once again proved that he is the rising star of Bollywood...

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California to spend big on education, healthcare in $144 billion budget

California to spend big on education, healthcare in $144 billion budget

The extra $6 billion gives Newsom room to spend more on health care, education and housing. Newsom has made early childhood education a central focus of his new administration. California is experie...

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Dental Floss Might be Associated with Toxic Materials

Dental Floss Might be Associated with Toxic Materials

As per a new study which was done by Silent Spring Institute and Public Health Institute in Berkeley, it said in its reports that the popular Oral-B floss which all users may have got toxic le...

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Woman unable to hear men's voices due to rare condition, report says

Woman unable to hear men's voices due to rare condition, report says

While Ms. Chen was able to hear every word a female ENT said during her appointment, she was unable to pick up on the voice of a young male patient at the hospital, Dr. It's not just male voices they ...

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Bigger beer bellies may lead to pint-sized brains

Bigger beer bellies may lead to pint-sized brains

Of the whole group, 19% were shown to be obese according to their body mass index ( BMI ), a measurement which relates weight and height. A 2018 study , for instance, has shown that people with exc...

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HRT tablets may increase the risk of serious blood clots

Those who took pills were 58 per cent more likely to develop a risky clot, which equates to more than 100 extra women suffering the life threatening. Australian women are being reassured that hormon...

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Study finds many medical marijuana users drive while high

Study finds many medical marijuana users drive while high

Participants completed survey measures of DUIC (driving within 2 hours of use, driving while "a little high", and driving while "very high") and background factors (demographics, alcohol use, etc.). T...

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City Works To Stem Worst Measles Outbreak In Recent History

The measles outbreak in Brooklyn began when an unvaccinated child was infected on a trip to Israel, which also is seeing a large spread of the disease. "This outbreak is related to the large measle...

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ValiRx voices support for United Kingdom government's NHS plan | 9 January 2019

ValiRx voices support for United Kingdom government's NHS plan | 9 January 2019

When he visited Pilgrim Hospital in my constituency, he saw that this is not exclusively about money, because a huge chunk of the challenge that the NHS faces is about the workforce. DORSET'S Health w...

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US cancer death rate hits a milestone: 25 years of decline

US cancer death rate hits a milestone: 25 years of decline

Poor counties in particular lag behind, and for some cancers the gap is widening, Siegel noted. "Losing nine young women every week to a disease that for the most part is preventable is something ...

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Police seek DNA from facility’s male staff

Police seek DNA from facility’s male staff

In Arizona , sexually assaulting a vulnerable adult is a felony . Hacienda did not respond to INSIDER's request for comment. According to the facility, Tuesday Phoenix police investigators s...

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New York City To Roll Out Program Guaranteeing Health Care to Residents

New York City To Roll Out Program Guaranteeing Health Care to Residents

Meanwhile, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced plans to offer residents a public option which would be a step toward single-payer health care. Called NYC Care , it's an expansion of the existing ...

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FDA: Candy Possibly Contaminated With Hepatitis A Recalled

FDA: Candy Possibly Contaminated With Hepatitis A Recalled

There have been no reports of illnesses associated with the sweets at this time. Customers who purchased any Bauer's Candies Chocolate or Caramel Modjeskas after November 14 should throw the candies a...

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Chris Jericho Claims Vince McMahon Wasn't Blindsided By AEW Signing

Chris Jericho Claims Vince McMahon Wasn't Blindsided By AEW Signing

While it is unusual seeing Jericho on this table, the fact that he has signed an agreement with a rival company, any foreseeable comeback to the WWE universe has now safely reached a dead end. It's fu...

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Millions of People Wrongly Believe They Have Food Allergies

Millions of People Wrongly Believe They Have Food Allergies

To be considered a "convincing" food allergy, a respondent had to list one or more of the following symptoms: hives, swelling, difficulty swallowing, throat tightening, chest tightening, trouble breat...

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Flu Season Has Kicked In... Here's How to Protect Yourself

Flu Season Has Kicked In... Here's How to Protect Yourself

Flu cases last week fell to 257 from 369 the previous week. A total of 13 children have died so far this flu season . This was mostly among children ages 0-4 years old. But after the Southern Hemis...

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Apple ‘Will Announce New Services This Year,’ Says Tim Cook

Apple ‘Will Announce New Services This Year,’ Says Tim Cook

Apples average worker earns $55,426 which implies that Cook's compensation, excluding his restricted stock, is 283 times what an average Apple employee makes. "Lower than anticipated iPhone revenue, ...

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1st flu-related child death reported in New Jersey

1st flu-related child death reported in New Jersey

State health officials have confirmed the first death of a New Jersey child associated with the flu this season. "It's a different season, different profile". Meanwhile, 19 states and New York ...

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Microsoft to explore investment opportunities in Pakistan: Bill Gates

Microsoft to explore investment opportunities in Pakistan: Bill Gates

The letter also stated that Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is interested in investing in the health sector of Pakistan to meet the foundations' personal goals. Addressing a press conference at the ...

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Fluctuating personal income may be associated with an increased heart disease risk

Those caught in an income squeeze can also have their health affected by more practical problems, Arnett added. Researchers collected data over a 15-year period from almost 4,000 people living in fo...

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Teacher seen dragging autistic student no longer teaches at school

Teacher seen dragging autistic student no longer teaches at school

Abrams had been removed from the elementary school as a result of the incident, according to a statement from the school district given to WSAZ-TV in Huntington . "The superintendent also followed pr...

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Flu activity begins to spike across country

Flu activity begins to spike across country

The CDC says early estimates show more people are being vaccinated this year, which could be one reason why this flu season isn't as bad as last year, but that could change. However, these figures ref...

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De Blasio announces health care coverage for all New Yorkers

De Blasio announces health care coverage for all New Yorkers

De Blasio also said the city would not raise taxes to pay for the program and will use the city's public health care system to fund it. The $100million plan would reach 600,000 uninsured New Yorke...

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Families furious after woman in vegetative state gives birth at nursing facility

Families furious after woman in vegetative state gives birth at nursing facility

Of the facility, Cesena said , "Trust has been broken". In addition to working with police, the state is "re-evaluating the state's contract and regulatory authority as it relates to this facility ...

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