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Breaking News: Study: ADHD in adults is seriously undertreated
Posted by: Mike Sarzo

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-10-19 10:17:55 -0700 | health-news

Most people remember hearing the comments, the jokes about that kid who just won’t sit still. They remember stories about the daydreaming child or the student who was brilliant, but just didn’t apply herself. Stories about attention deficit disorder or...
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Breaking News: Subway bread only the beginning: 500 other foods with the yoga, shoe mat chemical
Posted by: VeronicaS

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-03-10 18:25:49 -0700 | health-news

I can safely say most consumers were shocked when Subway announced in early February that it would no longer use in its bread chemicals found in yoga mats and shoe soles. Unfortunately, Subway sandwiches are just the tip of the...
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Breaking News: Sodium intake exceeds recommended amount
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Cambridge :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-12-31 14:44:03 -0800 | health-news

Globally almost all countries have high sodium intake In 2010, the global mean sodium intake was 3.95 grams a day, which was twice the daily recommendation of the World Health Organization’s recommended limitation of two grams a day. In a new...
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Breaking News: Madagascar sees bubonic and pneumonic plague outbreaks
Posted by: April Johnson

Antananarivo :: Madagascar | updated 2013-12-21 04:35:24 -0800 | health-news

The first rumblings of the bubonic plague came during the 6th century. It killed roughly 50 million people. Then during the Late Middle Ages, the bubonic plague struck again. It killed approximately one third of the population. Things quieted down...
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Breaking News: Florida lawmakers considering child access to medical marijuana
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Tallahassee :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-01-20 06:57:53 -0800 | health-news

Florida is one state where medical marijuana laws have not been passed. That may change at the polls this fall, but in the meantime, lawmakers could pass a bill that would allow certain children to have access to a specific...
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Breaking News: How wearable tech Is changing running
Posted by: Barry Eitel

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 15:43:40 -0700 | health-news

If current trends are to be believed, wearable tech will be all the rage in the next few years. According to the rumor mill, Apple is developing an “iWatch” and there has already been a fair amount of splash surrounding...
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Breaking News: Listeria fear leads to recall of 109,000 cases of salads across U.S. & Canada
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth

Kansas City :: MO :: USA | updated 2013-10-27 12:45:26 -0700 | health-news

A massive amount of Reser’s ready-to-eat salads has been recalled in the United States and Canada and people have been warned not to consume them because they may contain the listeria bacteria, CBS News reported Thursday. The salads are sold...
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Breaking News: Hospital, Amish parents fight over right to refuse chemotherapy for child
Posted by: Dawn Jones

Medina :: OH :: USA | updated 2014-02-12 06:19:15 -0800 | health-news

Akron Children's Hospital is in a court battle with an Amish family after the parents refused to continue chemotherapy to treat their daughter who was diagnosed with leukemia last year. After witnessing how sick the chemo made their daughter feel,...
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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: Sham surgery offers same results for meniscus tear
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Helsinki :: Finland | updated 2013-12-26 14:14:22 -0800 | health-news

Arthroscopic partial meniscectomy were no better than those after a sham surgical procedure A meniscus tear is a common knee injury. The meniscus is a rubbery, C-shaped disc that cushions your knee. Each knee has two menisci (plural of meniscus)-one...
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Breaking News: Vitamin D has no effect on depression, study finds
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-03-19 11:38:16 -0700 | health-news

Review finds vitamin D supplements have no effect on depressive symptoms It has been estimated that one billion people worldwide have inadequate levels of vitamin D in their blood regardless of race and age. Vitamin D has been linked to...
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Breaking News: Drinking water in Livingston, Calif., contaminated
Posted by: Michael McGuire

Livingston :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-04 02:28:52 -0800 | health-news

LIVINGSTON, CALIF. — All of the city of Livingston's water wells are contaminated, according to a report included in the packet for Tuesday's City Council meeting. Among the contaminants in the city’s drinking water, the report states, are arsenic, nitrate,...
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Breaking News: Genistein, a soya bean hormone key to wrinkle-free skin, say scientists
Posted by: Nina Rai

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-10-13 11:56:34 -0700 | health-news

Is Soya Bean key to attaining a youthful skin? Well, now a natural plant-hormone found in the vegetable can help aging women to gain a glowing, wrinkle-free skin, says scientists. Soya contains a substance called genistein which scientists have discovered...
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Breaking News: Five lifestyle changes to lower dementia risk
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-12-16 16:52:31 -0800 | health-news

One in three US seniors die with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia. Marked by cognitive and memory decline, hallucinations and emotional problems, dementia is one of the most trying conditions for both the elderly and the people who...
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Breaking News: CTE diagnosis on former baseball player may help bring needed changes to sports
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Cincinnati :: OH :: USA | updated 2013-12-17 08:51:12 -0800 | health-news

The baseball world and family members of former Cincinnati Reds and Kansas City Royals utility player Ryan Freel were saddened last year when the 36-year-old committed suicide. Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine who studied Freel after his death...
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