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Sugary Drinks and Fruit Juice May Increase Risk of Early Death

May 21, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Sugary Drinks and Fruit Juice May Increase Risk of Early DeathCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/20/2019 12:00:00...
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Sugary Drinks and Juices Increase Early Death Risk

May 21, 2019 , WebMD
The researchers found that those who drank the most sugar-sweetened beverages -- including 100%  fruit juice -- had higher odds of dying during the study, compared with those who drank the least of...
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Nearly 1 In 5 Parents Say Their Child Never Wears A Helmet While Riding A Bike

May 21, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Despite evidence that helmets are critical to preventing head injuries, not all children wear them while biking, skateboarding and riding scooters, a new national poll finds. Eighteen percent of parents say their child never wears a helmet on a bike ride, and even more say their kids skip helmets o......
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Save $50 on PR Daily’s 2019 Content Marketing Awards entries

May 21, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Show off your talent for storytelling. Don’t miss the early-bird deadline on June 12. The post Save $50 on PR Daily’s 2019 Content Marketing Awards entries appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Missouri governor expected to sign eight-week abortion ban into law

May 21, 2019 , Reuters
Missouri's Republican governor could sign a law as early as this week banning most abortions in the Midwestern state after the eighth week of pregnancy, part of a wave of restrictions aimed at driving a challenge of abortion to the U.S. Supreme Court....
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For Women With HIV, Life Can Hurt Fight for Health

May 18, 2019 , WebMD
The study of nearly 2,000 HIV-positive women in Washington, D.C., New York, Chicago and San Francisco who have been followed since 1994 found that many have been able to control their HIV levels, off and...
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Short-term plans have little adverse effect on insurance market: study

May 18, 2019 , Healthcare Business News
Although a federal boost to short-term insurance plans raised alarm among hospital advocates, early evidence suggests there has been little adverse impact on the individual-insurance...
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It's not just soda: Drinking too much fruit juice (or any sugary drink) linked to premature death risk

May 18, 2019 , CNN Health
Many sugar-sweetened beverages have little to no nutritional value and lots of calories, and their harmful health effects have been well-documented. Now, a study links drinking too many sugary beverages -- and even 100% natural fruit juices -- to an increased risk of early death....
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Many Older Americans Expect To Lose Brainpower, Poll Finds, But Most Don't Ask Doctors About Preventing Dementia

May 17, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Many Americans in their 50s and early 60s are worried about declining brain health, especially if they have loved ones with memory loss and dementia, a new national poll finds. But while the majority of those polled say they take supplements or do puzzles in an effort to stave off brain decline, ve......
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Rite Aid, higi extend health station partnership

May 17, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Rite Aid and higi’s partnership has brought higi health stations to Rite Aid stores since 2014, during which time customers have completed more than 53 million screenings, including nearly 8 million just in 2018. Read More...
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Announcing PR Daily’s 2019 Content Marketing Awards

May 17, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Enter your best white papers, videos, social media campaigns and more. Don’t miss the early-bird deadline on June 12. The post Announcing PR Daily’s 2019 Content Marketing Awards appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Detecting Dementia's Damaging Effects Before It's Too Late

May 17, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Scientists might have found an early detection method for some forms of dementia, according to new research by the University of Arizona and the University of Toronto's Baycrest Health Sciences Centre. According to the study published in the journal Neuropsychologia last month, patients with a rare......
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Lead measured in teeth of kids living near former battery-recycling plant

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
Children living near a former car-battery recycling plant in Los Angeles have lead in their baby teeth at levels that track with neighborhood contamination, according to a study of exposure to the toxic metals in the womb and during early childhood....
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Benzodiazepines in early pregnancy tied to heightened risk of miscarriage

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
Pregnant women who take a class of drugs that's often prescribed for anxiety or insomnia may run a higher risk of miscarriage, a new study suggests....
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Valium, Xanax Could Raise Miscarriage Risk

May 16, 2019 , WebMD
When taken in early pregnancy, the anti-anxiety drugs called benzodiazepins raise the risk for a miscarriage in the first trimester by 11%, according to new...
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Alabama governor signs strictest U.S. abortion ban into law

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
Alabama's governor signed a bill on Wednesday to ban nearly all abortions in the state, even in cases of rape and incest, in the latest challenge by conservatives to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision establishing a woman's right to terminate her pregnancy....
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Majority of sunscreens tested would flunk proposed FDA safety tests, report says

May 16, 2019 , CNN Health
Nearly two-thirds of all sunscreens evaluated by the Environmental Working Group would not pass safety tests proposed by the US Food and Drug Administration, the consumer advocacy group announced Wednesday....
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ACLU, Planned Parenthood file lawsuit challenging Ohio anti-abortion law

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
The American Civil Liberties Union, its Ohio branch and Planned Parenthood on Wednesday filed a lawsuit challenging an Ohio law that they say could ban abortion as early as six weeks into a woman's pregnancy....
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Alabama Senate bans nearly all abortions, including rape cases

May 15, 2019 , Reuters
Alabama's state Senate passed a bill on Tuesday to outlaw nearly all abortions, creating exceptions only to protect the mother's health, as part of a multistate effort to have the U.S. Supreme Court reconsider a woman's constitutional right to an abortion....
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Viewpoints: Wiping Out Measles Again Means Focusing On Parents In Developing Countries Who Really Want Vaccines; Time To Undo Ugly Trends Leading To Early Deaths Of Black Americans

May 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
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