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White House rips Trump health pick over stock deal
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:46:05 -0500
White House rips Trump health pick over stock dealOutgoing White House press secretary Josh Earnest tore into President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for health and human services secretary, Georgia Rep. Tom Price, amid a report that the Republican congressman bought stock in a medical company, then introduced legislation that would have directly benefited the company. “This is a very narrow, specific company that dealt with implants — hip and knee — and the legislation specifically affects implants.
Being denied an abortion more harmful to a woman’s mental health than having one: Study
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:19:14 -0500
Being denied an abortion more harmful to a woman’s mental health than having one: StudyPlanned Parenthood supporters rally for women’s access to reproductive health care on “National Pink Out Day” at Los Angeles City Hall. Brittany Sherwood was only 15 when she had an abortion after becoming pregnant the first time she ever engaged in sex. “Looking back, I’m proud of myself for having the insight to know that I would never be able to give up the child for adoption following a pregnancy and birth,” said Sherwood, who is now a mental health nurse practitioner in southern Florida.
Illegal midwives and border babies: The determined fight for home birth in Alabama
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 19:39:03 -0500
Illegal midwives and border babies: The determined fight for home birth in AlabamaAshley Loper, 27, is in the throes of labor.
‘What Kind of Mother Is 8 Months Pregnant and Wants an Abortion?’
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:15:00 -0400
‘What Kind of Mother Is 8 Months Pregnant and Wants an Abortion?’Kate, already mom to one daughter,  terminated her second pregnancy at 36 weeks. She named the daughter she lost Rose. (Photo: Rosanna U/Getty Images)
New Trump ad attacks Clinton's health
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:27:10 -0400
New Trump ad attacks Clinton's healthDonald Trump tweeted on Tuesday that “the shackles have been taken off” his campaign — a thinly veiled threat suggesting that the final 28 days of the presidential race will be filled with personal attacks. Hillary Clinton failed every single time as secretary of state. The 30-second spot, titled “Dangerous,” then cuts to clips of Clinton coughing on the stump and being helped up the stairs and into her van.
Dr. Oz on Trump interview: ’I’m not going to ask him questions he doesn’t want to have answered’
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:10:26 -0400
Dr. Oz on Trump interview: ’I’m not going to ask him questions he doesn’t want to have answered’Trump will appear on “The Dr. Oz Show” on Thursday. When Donald Trump appears on “The Dr. Oz Show” on Thursday, the Republican nominee will reveal “his own personal health regimen,” according to a press release. Just don’t expect him to reveal the results of his recent physical — and don’t expect any probing from Dr. Mehmet Oz, the show’s host.
Trump on Clinton’s pneumonia diagnosis: ‘I hope she gets well soon’
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:47:21 -0400
Trump on Clinton’s pneumonia diagnosis: ‘I hope she gets well soon’Donald Trump declined to attack Hillary Clinton’s health, a day after the Democratic nominee’s campaign revealed that she had been diagnosed with pneumonia. “I hope she gets well soon,” the Republican nominee said on “Fox & Friends” Monday. Clinton abruptly left a 9/11 memorial service in Lower Manhattan on Sunday, and a video taken by an onlooker appeared to show Clinton wobbling as she was helped into her van.
Rudy Giuliani says Hillary Clinton has a secret illness. His supposed proof? Online videos.
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 16:56:00 -0400
Rudy Giuliani says Hillary Clinton has a secret illness. His supposed proof? Online videos.Rudy Giuliani has joined the chorus of Donald Trump supporters peddling conspiracy theories about Hillary Clinton’s health. “She doesn’t need to campaign,” the former New York City mayor, who has emerged as one of the Republican nominee’s most visible surrogates, said on “Fox News Sunday.” “She has the New York Times, she has the [New York] Daily News, she has ABC, she has CBS, she has NBC.
Outraged Citizens Say This Gym’s Campaign Is Fat Shaming
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:02:02 -0400
Outraged Citizens Say This Gym’s Campaign Is Fat ShamingFit4Less gym, in the U.K., has found itself in the midst of a controversy over one of its billboards. The gym’s ad upset people because it mentions “fat” people.
What a Guy Who Doesn’t Shower Can Teach Your Kid About Cleanliness
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 13:33:47 -0500
What a Guy Who Doesn’t Shower Can Teach Your Kid About CleanlinessThis article originally appeared it Fatherly:
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Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetic pancreas'
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:38:27 GMT
Restoring the pancreas through diet could be "immensely" beneficial, doctors say.
Anorexia 'improved by electrode therapy'
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:33:57 GMT
Inserting electrodes into the brain could help people with severe anorexia, a study suggests.
Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10-a-day
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:23:49 GMT
More fruit and veg might prevent nearly eight million premature deaths each year, researchers say.
Hospital appointments: RCS warning over waiting lists
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:27:06 GMT
The Royal College of Surgeons warns that patients in NI are waiting too long for surgery.
Adopted Romanian orphans 'still suffering in adulthood'
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:07:20 GMT
Despite being adopted by caring UK families in the early 90s, the mental scars are often visible.
Life expectancy to break 90 barrier by 2030
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:01:08 GMT
Women in South Korea will be the first in the world to live an average of 90 years.
Hospital cuts planned in most of England
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:02:48 GMT
Hospital services in nearly two-thirds of England could be cut or scaled back, BBC analysis shows.
Brain scans 'may spot teen drug problems'
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 02:05:16 GMT
Brain scans may help predict which teenagers go on to develop drug problems, a study suggests.
Testosterone replacement for men 'trade-off with risks'
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:40:16 GMT
In those deficient, the therapy may improve bone health, but at what cost?
Snail venom compound 'offers chronic pain therapy'
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:09:00 GMT
It could open the door to a new type of medicine for preventing and treating pain.
10,000 steps a day is a meaningless fitness goal, says science
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:28:36 GMT
A scientist in the US thinks fitness apps could be "doing more harm than good".
Children's hospital is first to be rated 'outstanding'
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:27:53 GMT
Birmingham Children's Hospital, criticised for failings eight years ago, now declared "outstanding" by inspectors.
Canadian researchers set to study cannabis oil
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:23:51 GMT
A Canadian hospital will study the effects cannabis oil on a severe form of epilepsy
Facebook investigates fake cancer child post
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:15:19 GMT
A mother seeks to make Facebook block an account that posted images falsely claiming her son had cancer.
Risky treatment can stop multiple sclerosis for years
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:08:35 GMT
Doctors say only some patients will be suitable to try it, being so high risk.
Macmillan warns of cancer 'survival gap' in Scotland
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:11:59 GMT
A cancer survival gap is growing between people living in the most and least deprived parts of Scotland, a charity warns.
Winter pressure 'busts NHS budget'
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:51:16 GMT
A deficit of £900m has been racked up by NHS trusts as they struggle to cope during the 'challenging winter'.
Council tax to rise while services cut, says LGA
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:14:38 GMT
Bin collections and libraries could be among services cut, despite council tax rises of up to 4.99%.
What future for E numbers after Brexit?
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:28:22 GMT
How Brexit might create complications for the way food in the UK is labelled.
Cheshire woman pregnant with late husband's baby
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:55:08 GMT
Sarah Beattie lost her husband to cancer but is now expecting his child after IVF treatment success.
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Melanoma cases rising; young women at greatest risk
Mon, 02 Apr 2012 14:15:12 GMT
Study says that could be because they are more likely to use tanning beds than men.
Long use of any hormones raises women's breast cancer risk
Sun, 01 Apr 2012 17:28:19 GMT
A new study tracked about 60,000 nurses and found that use of any kind of hormones for 10 years or more slightly raised the chances.
Black women have trouble clearing cervical cancer virus
Tue, 03 Apr 2012 15:27:11 GMT
Provocative new research might help explain why black women are so much more likely than whites to develop and die from cervical cancer.
FDA rejects call to ban BPA from food packaging
Mon, 02 Apr 2012 14:05:53 GMT
The FDA has rejected a petition from environmentalists that would have banned BPA from all food and drink packaging.
Surgeon general urges new focus on suicide prevention
Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:59:06 GMT
The Obama administration is urging a new focus on preventing suicides and is beefing up the nation's crisis hotline to help.
My Semicolon Life: Setting new goals
Fri, 07 Sep 2012 20:26:22 GMT
USA TODAY music writer Brian Mansfield chronicles his life with colon cancer.
Company seeks more approval for clot blocker
Fri, 07 Sep 2012 21:27:36 GMT
Johnson & Johnson gave the FDA additional data on its new anti-clotting drug, in a second attempt to get approval for more uses.
Radiation may up breast cancer risk in some women
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 22:30:00 GMT
Mammograms might raise the chances of developing cancer in young women whose genes put them at higher risk, a study suggests.
U.N.: Chemicals damaging health and environment
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:25:52 GMT
The report by the U.N. Environment Program warned that the increasing production of chemicals is increasing health costs.
Ouch! Hospital to review woman's $83,046 scorpion sting bill
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:26:33 GMT
An Arizona hospital that billed a woman $83,046 for scorpion sting treatment said it will adjust her bill and review its price.
Most grandparents provide care for the grandkids
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:49:57 GMT
Two new reports find lots of babysitting and financial support for their grandkids, as grandchildren try to save their children money.
Study: Ginkgo doesn't prevent Alzheimer's disease
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 02:34:37 GMT
Taking ginkgo biloba didn't prevent Alzheimer's disease in older adults, according to the biggest prevention study in Europe.
University pulls Kinsey Institute app over privacy concerns
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 01:43:40 GMT
The Kinsey Institute released a new mobile app that allows users to report on sexual behavior and experiences.
War might be making young bodies old
Wed, 05 Sep 2012 21:56:51 GMT
A VA study finds that veterans in their 20s and 30s show signs of premature aging.
7-year-old Colo. girl recovers from bubonic plague
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:11:59 GMT
The parents of 7-year-old Sierra Jane Downing thought she had the flu when she felt sick days after camping in southwest Colorado.
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