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SLO County Public Health confirms first flu death of season

SLO County Public Health confirms first flu death of season

The way you are going to spread it around the community is by you going out and trying to put on a fearless face against this disease, it's just not worth it", Ross said. "Ninety percent would be grea...

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Having less sex linked to earlier menopause

Having less sex linked to earlier menopause

Though not directly related to menopause, age-related decreases in testosterone may also reduce desire in midlife women, as the hormone plays a role in sex drive and sexual sensation. Particularly if ...

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AI can spot low-glucose levels without fingerprick test

The senor sends alarms and data to a device. Current methods to measure glucose requires needles and repeated fingerpicks over the day. "This is relevant because ECG can be detected in any circumsta...

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New coronavirus behind mystery pneumonia

New coronavirus behind mystery pneumonia

The outbreak has caused alarm because of the link with SARS (Sudden Acute Respiratory Syndrome), which killed 349 people in mainland China and another 299 in Hong Kong in 2002-2003. The official said ...

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Iowa Girl, 4, Left Blind After Battling With Flu For Several Weeks

Iowa Girl, 4, Left Blind After Battling With Flu For Several Weeks

A 4-year-old girl in Iowa is nearly dead and now blind because of the flu, and her parents have a message: get your child vaccinated . "I looked down at her, and her eyes were in the back of her he...

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Johnson & Johnson to Pay $6.3 Million in Infant’s Tylenol Settlement

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $6.3 Million in Infant’s Tylenol Settlement

As a result, anyone who bought Infant's Tylenol between October 3, 2014 and January 6, 2020 is now eligible to file a claim. Plaintiffs said both the name and image on the packaging - a photo of a m...

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Novartis to speed access to $10 bln heart drug via NHS deal

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the "in-principle" deal was "proof that the United Kingdom continues to be the world-leading destination for revolutionary healthcare". In phase 3 trials of the g...

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South Dakota health officials report first flu deaths of season

South Dakota health officials report first flu deaths of season

While influenza type B is the most common flu strain detected across the state, type A is also circulating. The California Department of Public Health has reported 70 deaths across the state from th...

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President Donald Trump hosts KAG rally in downtown Milwaukee

In the interest of fairness and equal coverage, as we are covering the CNN Democratic debate tonight, here are details on how to watch the President's rally set to begin at 8 pm ET. Protests were also...

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New Surgical Glue Inspired by Slug Slime

New Surgical Glue Inspired by Slug Slime

The glue could be developed into a patch cut to any desired shape or size. While medical-grade glues are already available to help fix tissues, they are far from flawless. Unlike the widely used med...

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High Court Skeptical of New Jersey 'Bridgegate' Convictions

High Court Skeptical of New Jersey 'Bridgegate' Convictions

Justice Samuel Alito, the only justice from New Jersey, was among those who suggested he was troubled by the government's argument. Prosecutors said Kelly and Baroni schemed to make an abrupt change...

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Human liver manages to stay alive outside the body for a week

Human liver manages to stay alive outside the body for a week

When this project first started in 2015, the initial system could only maintain livers ex vivo for around 12 hours . A surgeon connects the donor liver to the perfusion machine. With the added ...

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One Protein Could Provide Many Of The Benefits Of Working Out

Help may be on its way, however, as new research indicates that an existing protein provides some of the key benefits of exercise. Their first step was to encourage a bunch of flies to work out. In fa...

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Targeted Treatment for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Mutation Gains FDA Approval

This medication is the first precision therapy approved to treat a genomically defined population of patients with GIST, according to Blueprint. Approximately 6% of patients with newly diagnosed GIST ...

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Trump rips Bloomberg campaign ads on health care as 'false advertising'

Donald Trump erupted Monday morning after a political attack ad from Democratic White House hopeful Michael Bloomberg accused him of leveleing "wild attacks" on the Obamacare medical insurance system...

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Waterloo four-year-old loses sight, almost dies from flu

Waterloo four-year-old loses sight, almost dies from flu

Theresa Czech . The family believes little Jade will gain her vision soon. "I looked down at her and her eyes were in the back of her head", Phillips recalled to NBC News . Whatever she recovered...

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Mysterious pneumonia outbreak in China similar to Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

Mysterious pneumonia outbreak in China similar to Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

The patient has since recovered and is well enough to be repatriated. Coronaviruses can cause infections ranging from the common cold to SARS. Her discovery and successful treatment was indicative...

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US Democrat Marianne Williamson Officially Suspends Her Presidential Campaign

US Democrat Marianne Williamson Officially Suspends Her Presidential Campaign

I remain as committed to them going forward as I was on the day we began. At the time, she founded the Los Angeles and Manhattan Centers for Living, which sought to provide free non-medical care to ...

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FDA announces more recalls of antacids containing traces of carcinogen

FDA announces more recalls of antacids containing traces of carcinogen

More common heartburn medications have been recalled due to the presence of an impurity that might cause cancer . The World Health Organization has classified that substance, N-Nitrosodimethyla...

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College student diagnosed with measles visited restaurants, retail stores, airport

College student diagnosed with measles visited restaurants, retail stores, airport

The virus is highly contagious via droplets of saliva release into the air when someone with it sneezes or coughs. Symptoms of measles begin to show between 7 to 14 days after infection. "Measles ...

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Women with transplanted uterus give birth to the 'miracle' baby

Women with transplanted uterus give birth to the 'miracle' baby

She learned at the age of 17 that she could not bear a child. She was told by her physician that she had the Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome- a condition that affects the reproductive system o...

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Walgreens Boots' earnings fall short of estimates

Walgreens Boots' earnings fall short of estimates

Lower sales at Boots UK have been reported in the results of its US-headquartered parent company during the first quarter of its financial year. Speaking on an analyst conference call, Pessina c...

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Watch your tongue: Scientists make unusual fat-loss link to sleep apnea

Watch your tongue: Scientists make unusual fat-loss link to sleep apnea

The researchers now plan to work out which low-fat diets are particularly good at slimming down the tongue. During an OSA episode, the soft tissues of the throat collapse and partially or completely...

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Studies show that US Alcohol-Related deaths have nearly doubled

Studies show that US Alcohol-Related deaths have nearly doubled

Death certificates spanning 2017 indicate almost 73,000 people died in the U.S because of liver disease and other alcohol-related illnesses. Counted in the deaths are those due to liver disease a...

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Healthcare mandate hot for lawyers, ho-hum to consumers

Healthcare mandate hot for lawyers, ho-hum to consumers

Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in a 2-1 ruling agreed that the individual mandate is unconstitutional without its tax penalty, and therefore struck down the mandate. That allowed the law to ...

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Wisconsin child dies from flu, Dept. of Health Services says

Wisconsin child dies from flu, Dept. of Health Services says

State officials say that so far, 622 people have been hospitalized for the flu and flu-related complications. The season started in October and runs through May. "If your child has not been vaccinated...

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Woman Punched Boyfriend Twice In Face For Leaving Dog In Rain

Woman Punched Boyfriend Twice In Face For Leaving Dog In Rain

Her boyfriend, named as James in a police press release dialed 911 after the attack. The man told them that he was talking to his girlfriend when she punched him twice in the face. The boyfriend suf...

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China reports first death from pneumonia outbreak

China reports first death from pneumonia outbreak

The commission said that up to now, there is no evidence of human-to-human transmission, and no medical personnel was found infected. 'In order to minimize the risk of transmission, people traveling...

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Colorado man's death not caused by vaping illness — CDC

Colorado man's death not caused by vaping illness — CDC

Joneigh Khaldun, chief medical executive and chief deputy for health for MDHHS. "We extend our deepest condolences to the family". The CDPHE also issued updated guidance for health care profession...

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Cigarette Smoking Linked to Higher Rates of Depression

Cigarette Smoking Linked to Higher Rates of Depression

According to the authors of the study, the survey confirmed the assumption that Smoking is associated with mental disorders. Smoking also affects people's understanding of social relations. Levine sai...

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