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Breaking News: President should exempt junk insurance from Obamacare (Opinion)
 
Posted by: Robert Weller

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-11-13 03:30:59 -0800 | health-news

President Barack Obama has tried to expand health insurance for his people but has met obstacle after obstacle. Here is a chance to clear the path. His planners miscalculated and promised no one would lose their policy, no matter how...
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Breaking News: COPD linked to an increased risk of MCI
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Rochester :: MN :: USA | updated 2013-11-13 14:42:44 -0800 | health-news

Balwinder Singh, MD, Research Physician and Master’s Scholar, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester and colleagues examined the association of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and MCI subtype: Amnestic MCI and non-amnestic...
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Breaking News: Trans fats: Why the FDA's ‘generally recognized as safe' label is misleading
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-12 15:46:11 -0800 | health-news

When the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) puts its Generally Recognized As Safe or GRAS label on something, you would assume it’s a safe product. But you could be wrong. As the agency’s latest decision to remove that designation from...
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Posted by: rwakareria1

Nairobi :: Kenya | updated 2013-11-09 01:23:27 -0800 | health-news

Invest to Save By Lawrence Mbae. The African Union Commission (AUC) in collaboration with the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria and the African Development Bank (AfDB) will convene a high-level political meeting on increased domestic funding for...
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Breaking News: Where Your Next Burger Will Be Coming From...(Prt 3-c)
 
Posted by: skooter

Cebu :: Philippines | updated 2013-11-08 23:00:35 -0800 | health-news

Skooter reports 11/09/13 In Vitro Meat- From The Petri Dish to Your Dinner Dish Believe it or not, this past year, Dutch scientists took out some cow stem cells, actually it doesn’t harm the animal at all, they cultured the...
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Breaking News: Chocolate consumption among teens could mean lower fat levels
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Granada :: Spain | updated 2013-11-13 11:04:20 -0800 | health-news

Chocolate consumption is linked to lower total and central fatness in European adolescents. There is a substantial interest in the potential role of chocolate in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. It has been recently reported that a higher frequency of...
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Breaking News: Aerobic exercise may be the answer for obesity in teen girls
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Pittsburgh :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-11-08 07:22:15 -0800 | health-news

Aerobic exercise appears far better when it comes to cutting health risks linked to obesity According to the CDC obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents in the past 30 years. The percentage of adolescents aged...
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Breaking News: Experts tout weight-loss surgery as 'low risk' option for obese teens
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-10 03:59:02 -0800 | health-news

US researchers, led by investigators with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, want to allay parent’s safety concerns when it comes to their children and bariatric weight-loss surgery. They’ve determined the risks of health complications in adolescents who receive...
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Breaking News: Obama Apologizes to the American People
 
Posted by: kokolucky

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2013-11-11 10:57:16 -0800 | health-news

President Barack Obama on Thursday ( 7/11 ) local time , apologize to the American people whose their insurance plan canceled related health care legislation , even though he has promised they will not have it . " I am...
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Breaking News: Where Your Next Burger Will Be Coming From... (Prt 3-b)
 
Posted by: skooter

Cebu :: Philippines | updated 2013-11-07 16:49:26 -0800 | health-news

Skooter reports 11/08/13 Meat-less Meat- The Protein Potential of Plants The most common line of reasoning for continued meat consumption is the fact that humans require amino acids and protein to live. But the plant world offers a large quantity...
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Breaking News: Mastectomy dance video goes viral: Double mastectomy cancer patient inspires via dance
 
Posted by: StacyCarey

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-11 10:32:35 -0800 | health-news

Dr. Deborah Cohan has breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy this week. Sadly that is an experience all too many women around the world experience at an alarming pace these days. Dr. Cohan's approach to heading into surgery, however,...
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Breaking News: FDA moves to ban artificial trans fats in American diet
 
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-11-10 00:04:30 -0800 | health-news

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Thursday a decision to require the food industry to phase out all artificial trans fats. Food manufacturers have been cutting back on the use of trans fats after research showed conclusively that they...
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Breaking News: Gene testing: Would you want to know what could kill you?
 
Posted by: BaileyVincent

Charlottesville :: VA :: USA | updated 2013-11-08 08:29:53 -0800 | health-news

If you could know how you were going to die… would you? This is the premise (well, to a less morbid effect) of the rapidly growing company23andMe.com. Initially founded under the concept of helping everyday citizens understand their genealogy better-...
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Breaking News: Depression second leading cause of disability worldwide: What's being done?
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-10 00:27:12 -0800 | health-news

The prevalence of depression as a mental illness has grown significantly over the past several decades. Currently, it is the second leading cause of disability in the United States. A recently released study published in the journal PLOS Medicine indicates...
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Breaking News: Where Your Next Burger Will Be Coming From... (Prt 3-a)
 
Posted by: skooter

Cebu :: Philippines | updated 2013-11-06 19:04:21 -0800 | health-news

Skooter reports 11/07/13 Three Meat Alternatives Growing in Popularity 1. Edible Insects: The Ants Go Marching In To Modern-Day Cuisine A 200 page document recently published by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) features the history,...
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