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Breaking News: Earl Campbell and Stevie Nicks fighting the same foe -- drug addiction
Posted by: Mike Sarzo

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-10-30 09:30:35 -0700 | health-news

At first glance, you wouldnʼt think Earl Campbell and Stevie Nicks had much in common. After all, Campbell is a former Heisman Trophy winner who was a bruising running back for the Houston Oilers during his heyday in the National...
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Breaking News: Girl who never ages may hold key to unlock immortality, says researcher
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth

Billings :: MT :: USA | updated 2013-11-05 06:12:43 -0800 | health-news

A medical researcher believes that the baffling cases of toddlers who never age may hold the secret to eternal life. Richard Walker’s theory will be explored in an upcoming television special featuring Gabby Williams, an eight-year-old Montana girl who has...
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Breaking News: Exposing kids to cats and dogs linked to asthma prevalence
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Columbus :: OH :: USA | updated 2013-10-29 11:41:27 -0700 | health-news

Having pet may be playing a role in variations in asthma prevalence in different ethnic groups Racial and ethnic differences in childhood asthma rate may be linked with pet exposure or lack of pet exposure. It is known that children...
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Breaking News: Daily aspirin poses risk for people over 50
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-11-01 12:15:12 -0700 | health-news

Aspirin may not be the answer to lowering the risk of heart disease Daily aspirin has been considered to be beneficial in reducing the risks of heart disease and cancer. However, potential benefits must be balanced against the possible harm...
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Breaking News: F.D.A Bans Original OxyContin
Posted by: mgtes

Washington :: MA :: USA | updated 2013-10-28 20:18:12 -0700 | health-news

The Food and Drug Administration decided on October 25th to ban previous versions of the most widely prescribed painkiller, OxyContin, for safety reasons. Abuse of the drug exploded after 1990s and addiction has been a growing problem in recent years....
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Breaking News: Red Bull sued for $85 million following NY man's death
Posted by: VeronicaS

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2013-10-31 15:38:06 -0700 | health-news

The family of 33-year-old Cory Terry of Brooklyn, NY, who suffered a fatal heart attack, said that Red Bull drink caused his death and is suing the company for $85 million. Energy drinks have long been blamed for several deaths...
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Breaking News: Sexual activity; a significant exercise to burn calories
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Quebec :: Canada | updated 2013-12-25 01:43:55 -0800 | health-news

Could sexual activity become part of a healthy lifestyle? Health professionals are starting to recognize that sexual activity in humans could be an important aspect on their overall health and quality of life since this activity is practiced regularly by...
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Breaking News: A woman is amenable to sex when she feels appreciated
Posted by: Jane Thomas

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-10-28 10:58:27 -0700 | health-news

Romance allows a man to demonstrate that he is interested in a woman as a person and causes a woman to interpret a man's sex drive as being personal to her. This is why men still pay for dates that...
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Breaking News: Study finds new doctors are just plain “rude”
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-09 07:33:40 -0800 | health-news

One doesn’t just decide to be a medical doctor one day and take on patients the next. It takes years of education and practice. But in that six-figure education, US doctors might be missing some basic knowledge of bedside manners...
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Breaking News: Steroids may have lasting effects
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Oslo :: Norway | updated 2013-10-30 16:29:23 -0700 | health-news

Short exposure to anabolic steroids could last for decades Previous strength training with or without the use of anabolic steroids promotes subsequent reacquiring of muscle mass even after long intervening periods of inactivity. Professor Kristian Gundersen, PhD, Professor of Biology...
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Breaking News: Chinese researchers developed vaccine for avian influenza A
Posted by: kumarps

New Delhi :: India | updated 2013-10-31 11:00:18 -0700 | health-news

A group of Chinese scientists announced that they have successfully developed a vaccine for the H7N9 bird flu virus (avian influenza A). The group includes researchers from the School of Medicine of the Zhejiang University, Hong Kong University, Chinese Center...
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Breaking News: Lack of sleep could lead to heart disease and type 2 diabetes
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-17 12:23:49 -0800 | health-news

Failing to get enough sleep doesn’t only make you feel sluggish and unfocused — it can be bad for your health. Scientists have told us that getting insufficient sleep can increase our risk of diseases like type 2 diabetes and...
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Breaking News: Listeria fear fuels US recall of 50 tons of meat, 109,000 cases of salad
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth

Milwaukee :: WI :: USA | updated 2013-10-31 08:30:08 -0700 | health-news

The US Department of Agriculture has issued a recall for more than 50 tons of Garden-Fresh Foods chicken and ham products because of possible listeria contamination, The Associated Press reported Friday. You need to read this, because your family could...
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Breaking News: 1.3 Million People Died of TB in 2012: WHO Report
Posted by: kumarps

New Delhi :: India | updated 2013-10-27 20:23:17 -0700 | health-news

World Health Organization’s (WHO) World TB Report 2013 released on Wednesday said Tuberculosis (TB) disease killed 1.3 million people worldwide in 2012. The report also highlights around 3 million people with TB are being missed by health systems and multi...
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Breaking News: A woman gave birth 5 babies at a time: Are in good health
Posted by: riasatkhan

Peshawar :: Pakistan | updated 2013-10-25 22:20:02 -0700 | health-news

In the Peshawar city of Pakistan, a woman gave birth five healthy babies at a time. They include three baby daughters and two sons and they are all healthy and in good condition. Their parents say that it is good...
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