Health

  • Parents: Mom didn't understand abandoning baby

    KEARNS, Utah (AP) — A newborn girl was fighting for her life a day after Utah police say her mother dumped her in a neighbor's trash can, an act the woman's parents said Wednesday that she didn't fully comprehend.

    Associated Press
  • Science just gave us another great reason to legalize pot

    We’ve learned about a couple of good medical benefits to marijuana this year and now it seems there’s another one: Using medicinal marijuana makes it less likely that you’ll become hooked on painkillers. CNN reports that a new study published this in the JAMA Internal Medicine journal finds that…

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  • 10 Foods to Eat So You Never Have to Diet

    Garlic This herb does more than just give meals extra flavor and scent—it can also help keep your tummy flat through its naturally occurring chemical allicin, says registered dietitian andNutritious Life founder Keri Glassman. “Beans are unique in that they offer significant amounts of both fiber…

    Yahoo Health
  • Biogen's Eloctate Approved in Canada for Hemophilia A

    Biogen Idec (BIIB) announced that its hemophilia A drug, Eloctate, gained approval in Canada.

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  • The Manufactured Crisis of Halbig

    On July 22, 2014, a divided three-judge panel of the DC Circuit ruled that people living in states with federally-created Health Care Exchanges under the Affordable Care Act are not eligible for subsidies to help them cover the cost of health insurance. On the same day, a different three-judge…

    Huffington Post
  • Yoga: How We Serve Those in the Yoga Desert

    This is an interview with Lupé Carranza, who currently teaches at Yoga@LEMA, a free community yoga class located in the Lincoln Heights area of Los Angeles. Yoga@LEMA began as a class for the parents of Leadership in Entertainment and Media Arts High School (LEMA). Its founder, Marlene McCurtis,…

    Huffington Post
  • Pill Identifier review

    Identify those loose pills which you are not sure of, using Pill Identifier App Get the detailed description of over 10000 medications found in

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  • Edwards Poised on Strong Q2, Wide Range of Product Offerings

    On Aug 26, we issued an updated research report on Edwards Lifesciences (EW).

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  • Girls in Colombian town struck by mystery illness

    BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A mystery illness has overwhelmed a small town in northern Colombia as scores of teenage girls have been hospitalized with symptoms that parents fear could be an adverse reaction to a popular vaccine against cervical cancer.

    Associated Press
  • A doll hospital is an endearingly creepy place to work

    Behind a toy shop, in Sydney, Australia, there is a hospital where employees stitch up fingers, restore vision, and take their marching orders from a surgeon-in-chief. Many of the specialists are veterans of the hospital, having worked there for decades.

    The Week (RSS)
  • Glaxo's Promacta Label Now Includes Severe Aplastic Anemia

    GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced that the FDA has approved an additional indication for Promacta.

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  • PCH Winner Could Take Home $5K a Week for Life

    NBC will announce a Publishers Clearing House SuperPrize winner soon, so be sure to get your free entry at PCH.com today!

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  • 6 Eating Mistakes That Undo Your Workouts

    Training hard and not experiencing results is discouraging. Unfortunately, it occurs much too often. And the prime suspect is diet. You can follow the best training program on the planet,

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  • Adding therapy to meds may speed depression recovery for some

    By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters) - For about a third of people with depression, adding cognitive therapy to treatment with antidepressant medication helps them reach remission and recovery quicker, according to a new study. “We know they both work so you assume when you put them together it’s…

    Reuters
  • I'm Making a Difference by Improving Hospital Care for Kids

    I am the 14-year-old Founder and President of Positive Impact for Kids. My 501(c)(3) non-profit strives to improve the lives of hospitalized children and teenagers receiving inpatient medical care in the United States.I was born with a congenital heart condition. While anxiously waiting for test…

    Huffington Post
  • No Dietary Supplement Treats Concussions, FDA Warns

    Consumers should beware of dietary supplements that claim to treat a concussion, the U.S. "Exploiting the public's rising concern about concussions, some companies are offering untested, unproven and possibly dangerous products that claim to prevent, treat or cure concussions and other traumatic…

    LiveScience.com
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    Local Cancer Survivor Running Towards Victory

    While training for her 19th marathon, 34-year-old Monika Allen was diagnosed with an incurable brain cancer but her determination kept her going.

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