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Genetic Study Suggests Anorexia Nervosa Is at Least Partly a Metabolic Disorder

The disorder afflicts between 1 percent and 2 percent of women and 0.2 percent to 0.4 percent of men, according to previous studies cited by the researchers. Breen and colleagues have not yet fully in...

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Increased screen time 'linked to growth in teenage depression'

Increased screen time 'linked to growth in teenage depression'

The long term Canadian study involved 3,800 teens from 2012 to 2018. The study also found evidence that social media , and not other screen-based activities, might further promote depressive s...

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Grimes shares her workout routine, includes sword-fighting and screaming

Grimes shares her workout routine, includes sword-fighting and screaming

ADIDAS: Tell us about ur training regiment? My training is a 360 approach. I first maintain a healthy cellular routine where I maximize the function of my mitochondria with supplements such as NAD+...

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20mn children not vaccinated in 2018

20mn children not vaccinated in 2018

The last patient is accepted at 3:30 p.m., except on Fridays when the last patient is seen at 2:30 p.m. Walk-ins are accepted, she said. The report said this was too low, since 95% coverage is gener...

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Ebola crisis spreads to Goma after victim slipped through three checkpoints unnoticed

Ebola crisis spreads to Goma after victim slipped through three checkpoints unnoticed

Insisting that he was confident sufficient preventative measures had been put in place, Mr. Tedros announced that he had made a decision to reconvene an Emergency Committee "as soon as possible to ass...

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AIDS Deaths Down A Third Since 2010, Many Challenges Persist

AIDS Deaths Down A Third Since 2010, Many Challenges Persist

Six months to this deadline the world is far from achieving this target, says the report. The report found that greater community involvement in HIV treatment led to a stronger uptake of services in...

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Philippine declares national mosquito-borne viral disease alert after 456 deaths

Philippine declares national mosquito-borne viral disease alert after 456 deaths

In coordination with the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC), through Undersecretary Ricardo Jalad of the Office of Civil Defense, code blue alert is activated. The local peak...

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A healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk for Alzheimer's

A healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk for Alzheimer's

All were also genotyped, meaning their DNA was analyzed for genetic features linked to the risk of dementia , and then grouped into categories according to their risk: high, intermediate or low. Now...

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Pastor confirmed with Ebola as disease spreads in DR Congo

Pastor confirmed with Ebola as disease spreads in DR Congo

The health ministry said in a statement: "Due to the speed with which the patient has been identified and isolated, as well as the identification of all passengers from Butembo , the risk of spreadin...

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WSJ Poll Shows Trump Trailing Multiple Democratic Candidates in Head-to-Head Matchups

WSJ Poll Shows Trump Trailing Multiple Democratic Candidates in Head-to-Head Matchups

Sen. Sanders of Vermont led Trump by 50 percent to 43 percent, and Sen. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) would be neck-and-neck with Trump with 45 percent support for the former prosecutor and 44 per...

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Part Of Disney World's Epcot is on Rabies Alert for 60 Days

Part Of Disney World's Epcot is on Rabies Alert for 60 Days

Health officials said they put out the alert after a feral cat tested positive for rabies in the area. The statement warns against contact with any animals found in the area, including feral cats, str...

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Study links sugary drinks to cancer

Study links sugary drinks to cancer

In contrast, the consumption of artificially sweetened (diet) beverages was not associated with a risk of cancer , but the authors warn that caution is needed in interpreting this finding owing to a ...

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Impossible Foods Is Developing Plant-Based Fish Products

Impossible Foods Is Developing Plant-Based Fish Products

As noted by The New York Times , Impossible Foods is now developing faux fish using the same heme protein used in its faux beef. In recent years, brands like Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat -...

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Bizarre! Donald Trump Claims Kidney Has ‘Special Place In Heart’

Bizarre! Donald Trump Claims Kidney Has ‘Special Place In Heart’

The freaky declaration raised a lot of eyebrows on social media, where it did not take long for the statement to go viral. The kidney has a special place in my heart. It is an incredible thing", which...

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Burning 300 Calories Everyday Could Reduce Risk of Diabetes and Heart Diseases

Burning 300 Calories Everyday Could Reduce Risk of Diabetes and Heart Diseases

On average, that amounted to a drop of 2467 kcal to 2170 kcal: nearly 300 calories, or six Oreo cookies. During the initial 6 months on the diet, the group averaged a 19.5% decrease in energy intake...

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CDC reveals warning signs for 'polio-like' illness outbreak

CDC reveals warning signs for 'polio-like' illness outbreak

The sickness is known as acute flaccid myelitis , or AFM, and is marked by the immediate attack of limb weakness (usually upper limb), paralysis, and spinal lesions seen on MRI scans. Clinicians shou...

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OH reports state's first confirmed measles case in two years

OH reports state's first confirmed measles case in two years

Currently, officials are not disclosing any further information about the infected person. This is the first confirmed measles case in OH since 2017. According to the West Australian , the WA Healt...

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Nebraska health officials report death linked to West Nile Virus

The Iowa Department of Public Health says the man is an older adult. Sporadic cases have occurred throughout the state for years. West Nile virus is transmitted through bites from an infected mosqui...

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Dead, Dozens Ill From Outbreak at Virginia Retirement Home

Other symptoms include fever and wheezing, according to a July 10 letter from Greenspring's directors to residents obtained by WJLA . Investigators are working to identify the cause of the outbreak...

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Alexa will search NHS website to answer health questions

Alexa will search NHS website to answer health questions

This has been a long time coming. Meanwhile, UK's Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, said that the move could allow people access to NHS's reliable , world-leading clinical advice from the comfort o...

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MS confirms 1st case of West Nile virus for 2019

MS confirms 1st case of West Nile virus for 2019

The state DPH says there have been no confirmed cases of the virus in any person or animal in the state this year. KDHE is especially tracking Reno County's mosquito population closely due to the numb...

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Stray cat prompts a rabies alert near Disney World's Epcot theme park

Stray cat prompts a rabies alert near Disney World's Epcot theme park

Parents might want to reconsider their family trip to Disney World this summer, after the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) issued a rabies alert for an area near two of the resort's most pop...

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California Approves Law Giving Health Benefits To Undocumented Adults

California Approves Law Giving Health Benefits To Undocumented Adults

Since 2016, California has provided kids below 18 to obtain taxpayer-backed healthcare despite immigration status. According to state officials, about 90,000 people are expected to be covered by the...

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White House Kills Plan for Drug Rebate Rule

White House Kills Plan for Drug Rebate Rule

Crawford, "and look forward to continuing to work with all stakeholders on lowering drug costs". The proposal would have changed the rebate program now in place for pharmacy benefit managers. And le...

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Fruit juice is just another soda as study suggests cancer link

Fruit juice is just another soda as study suggests cancer link

People who drink a lot of sugary drinks have a higher risk of developing cancer , although the evidence can not establish a direct causal link, researchers said on Thursday. Touvier suggested that pe...

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New measles case tied to UCLA food court

This case is not related to the previous measles exposure at UCLA, according to a LADPH press release. Anyone who may have been at this location on those dates may be at risk of developing measl...

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Nutritional Supplements Provide Little to No Heart Benefit, Study Finds

Nutritional Supplements Provide Little to No Heart Benefit, Study Finds

Still, the authors conclude that there's enough evidence to suggest that people shouldn't start taking supplements just because they want to prevent heart problems. Most of the vitamins, minerals, sup...

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Health District reports 2nd human case of West Nile virus

Officials expect mosquitoes carrying the virus to persist through November. District manager Gary Goodman said this bird's positive test results provides an early warning sign for the disease. Cente...

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Seagulls could pass on drug-resistant bacteria to humans, say scientists

Seagulls could pass on drug-resistant bacteria to humans, say scientists

Seagulls at some level of Australia are carrying superbugs proof against antibiotics, scientists impart. Scientists said 20% of silver gulls were thought to carry disease-causing bacteria that are r...

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USA court to decide future of Obamacare

USA court to decide future of Obamacare

Attorneys for states hoping to save President Barack Obama's health care law have been hit with some intense and occasionally skeptical questioning from appellate judges in a New Orleans federal cou...

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