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Government plans to raise NHS spending are welcome, but lack focus

Government plans to raise NHS spending are welcome, but lack focus

Across the whole Department of Health (including other areas like public health) the Nuffield Trust has calculated that the increase will amount to around 3 % a year, rather than 3.4%. "But the c...

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Obama Attacks Trump for 'Ripping Children From Their Parents' Arms' - Trump Relents

The House of Representatives was to vote on Thursday on two bills created to halt the practice of separating families and to address other immigration issues. Marshals Service and sends many chi...

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PM on International Yoga Day

PM on International Yoga Day

Modi inaugurated the "YO1 Nature Cure Center" in the Catskills area of NY through a video link on the occasion of 4th International Day of Yoga. #07:05 AM: Yoga India's gift to the world, says Modi:...

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Trump administration to propose 'association health plans' - 6/18/2018 11:07:19 PM

Trump administration to propose 'association health plans' - 6/18/2018 11:07:19 PM

Labor Department on Tuesday said it plans to issue a rule that would let more small firms and individuals form association health plans, or AHPs. Many experts aren't convinced that selling insuran...

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Smoking Rates Are at All Time Low

Smoking Rates Are at All Time Low

K. Michael Cummings, from the Tobacco Research Program at the Medical University of SC, stated that everything is pointing in the right direction, including the declining cigarette sales and other i...

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Migrant children forcibly drugged at US government detention centers

Migrant children forcibly drugged at US government detention centers

Children said the drugs had negative effects on them, including leaving them unable to walk, fatigued, and fearing other people. "The staff told me that some of the pills are vitamins because they thi...

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ESA Issues Statement On WHO

ESA Issues Statement On WHO "Gaming Disorder" Diagnosis

Finally, gaming continues - or escalates - despite leading to negative consequences. The Fortnite 4.4 content update brought some major changes to Fortnite Battle Royale with the introduction of...

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Strike a pose for International Yoga Day

Strike a pose for International Yoga Day

The prime minister described Uttarakhand as a sacred land and said it had been the centre of yoga for ages. Speaking at the event, PM Modi briefed the benefits of yoga and said when forces defeat us a...

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NY Health Commissioner to Recommend Recreational Pot

NY Health Commissioner to Recommend Recreational Pot

On Monday, the Cuomo's office says the governor "will review the report" when he receives it. The announcement is the latest step by the state Health Department to expand the availability of medical...

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Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan pick Gawande to lead health firm

Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan pick Gawande to lead health firm

Gawande's best-selling books, like his most recent one, " Being Mortal ", have boosted his worldwide profile. Gawande will be tasked with working across three companies with a combined 1.2 million emp...

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Jeremy Hunt apologises to families of Gosport Hospital deaths

Dr Barton, who has since retired, was found guilty of professional misconduct in 2010 followed the deaths of 12 patients in the 1990s but has not faced any criminal sanction. However, she was not stru...

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Gaming addiction classed as mental disorder

Gaming addiction classed as mental disorder

The ICD identifies about 55,000 separate injuries, diseases, conditions and causes of death, and is widely used as a benchmark for diagnoses and health insurance. "You have a wide array of some peop...

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Giant Hogweed Plant Found in Va. Poses Health Hazards

Giant Hogweed Plant Found in Va. Poses Health Hazards

The burns can be caused by simply brushing against the bristles, while the sap the plant emits also irritates the skin "causing phototoxicity, severe damage to the skin through exposure to sunlight an...

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CVS Pharmacy launches same-day prescription delivery in Philadelphia

CVS Pharmacy launches same-day prescription delivery in Philadelphia

Customers can also add common health and household items, including cold and flu or allergy medications, pain relief, first aid, digestive health, vitamins, baby, personal and feminine care products, ...

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Britain's May to pledge 20-bln-pound health service cash boost

Britain's May to pledge 20-bln-pound health service cash boost

May is under pressure to explain how the government intends to pay for increased NHS spending . Sunday's announcement was also tailored to send a positive message to the 48 percent of Britons who vo...

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Georgia woman killed rabid bobcat with bare hands

Georgia woman killed rabid bobcat with bare hands

The daughter-in-law of a bobcat trapper, Phillips knew she was dealing with a vicious animal - and needed to act fast. As a result, she knew something about the animal's behavior and how to fight back...

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World Health Organization officially classifies 'Gaming Disorder' as a mental condition

World Health Organization officially classifies 'Gaming Disorder' as a mental condition

However, she warns that video gaming addiction affects just a small percentage of the world's population - but adds that "it must be recognised" early, as it can "last a year before diagnosis". Accord...

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The Strange Correlation Between Vitamin D and Colorectal Cancer

The Strange Correlation Between Vitamin D and Colorectal Cancer

Heavy doses of vitamin D can be toxic. According to a large global study published last week in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute , US, Vitamin D may be protective against colorectal can...

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Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack

Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack

Donald Bardwell told ABC News that he thinks Keegstra should lose her medical license. " Are you dead, sir? " the physician continued, pointing at Bardwell. "This is ridiculous", Keegstra inter...

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Video game addiction is now officially recognised as an illness

Video game addiction is now officially recognised as an illness

Removing the mental health label from trans identity is a powerful and important signifier of acceptance, advocates and mental health professionals say. The International Classification of Diseases...

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"Gaming disorder" now a mental health condition

On Monday , the World Health Organization announced its eleventh International Classification of Diseases , placing " Video Game Disorder" in the same category as 'Gambling Disorder'. Some health ...

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Video Game Addiction is Real Disease

The behavior has to be serious enough that it gets in the way of family, social, education or occupational parts of one's life and normally emerges over a period of a year, though it can come sooner. ...

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World Health Organization Officially Lists Gaming Addiction as Disorder

World Health Organization Officially Lists Gaming Addiction as Disorder

In fact, she urinated on herself while sitting down playing the game. He guessed that the percentage of video game players with a compulsive problem was likely to be extremely small - much less than...

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Woman strangles bobcat to death in front yard in Georgia

As it happens, she said her father-in-law used to be a bobcat trapper. The almost 40-pound animal jumped five feet and landed on her chest, and started attacking her face. Moments after the thought ...

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Brain values foods loaded with fats and carbs

Brain values foods loaded with fats and carbs

A new study by Yale University in the USA shows that the human brain values foods that are high in both fat and carbohydrates, rather than just fat or carbohydrates. The results of the study showed th...

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Don't eat any Kellogg Honey Smacks of any size, date — CDC

Don't eat any Kellogg Honey Smacks of any size, date — CDC

Kellogg says consumers should discard the affected product and contact them for a full refund: 1-800-962-1413 or by visiting this website. The "best if used by" date is on the box top. New York, Cal...

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Take heed of warning on skeeters, West Nile

Take heed of warning on skeeters, West Nile

County for the 2018 season. The most recent findings from the Denton County West Nile case log lists 12 cases of West Nile as of January 8 and 83 mosquito pools in Denton - 18 of which are positiv...

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Courageous woman strangles and kills rabid bobcat

The attack left Phillips with puncture wounds on her hands and some broken fingers, along with cuts and bruises on her body. "When it got to that pole, it leaped on me". Her home is in the middle of s...

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Health Department says Cyclospora Infections in Minnesota Increasing, Identify New Source

Health Department says Cyclospora Infections in Minnesota Increasing, Identify New Source

The company has removed the product from its shelves. In Minnesota, state health officials have identified two outbreaks together involving at least three dozen Minnesotans. As MDH's announcement sa...

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United Kingdom to loosen immigration rules to allow more skilled workers

United Kingdom to loosen immigration rules to allow more skilled workers

The proposed changes will affect the Tier 2 visas, which are used by skilled workers from outside the European Economic Area and Switzerland. Medics will reportedly be excluded from the "tier two" v...

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