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High Lead Levels in Pregnancy Linked to Obesity in Kids Years Later

Oct 09, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: High Lead Levels in Pregnancy Linked to Obesity in Kids Years LaterCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/8/2019 12:00:00...
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FDA approves Clinuvel's rare genetic disorder treatment, shares at record high

Oct 09, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Australian drugmaker Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd's treatment for a rare inherited disorder that causes skin damage from exposure to light, sending its shares to a record high on Wednesday....
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Bill Would Limit Nicotine in E-Cigarette Products

Oct 09, 2019 , WebMD
Currently, there is no national limit in the U.S., and some brands have nicotine levels several times higher than 20 milligrams per...
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State Highlights: NYC Increases Mental Health Outreach To Homeless After Murders; D.C. Considers One Of Nation’s Highest Taxes On Sugary Drinks

Oct 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New York, District of Columbia, Wyoming, California, Georgia, Massachusetts, Arizona, Iowa, Texas, and...
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Breast Cancer Death Rate Continues To Drop, But Black Women Have Far Higher Mortality Rates

Oct 09, 2019 , Forbes
Deaths from breast cancer continue to drop, but huge disparities exist between white women and black...
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CDC says STD cases in U.S. rose to record high in 2018 as funding lags

Oct 09, 2019 , Reuters
The number of Americans who were diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease (STD) last year rose to a record high, U.S. health officials said on Tuesday, partly because funding for local health departments has dropped....
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Heavy rain in Ivory Coast may boost cocoa output but raises disease fears

Oct 08, 2019 , Reuters
Heavy rain last week in most of Ivory Coast's cocoa growing regions could boost harvesting in the coming months but farmers fear beans could start rotting due to high humidity, they told Reuters on Monday....
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Fewer Teeth, Higher Risk of Heart Disease?

Oct 08, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Fewer Teeth, Higher Risk of Heart Disease?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/7/2019 12:00:00...
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High-Fiber Diet Tied to Lower Heart Risk in Diabetes Patients

Oct 08, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: High-Fiber Diet Tied to Lower Heart Risk in Diabetes PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/7/2019 12:00:00...
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Brutal Killings In NYC Highlight Dangerous Conditions Faced By Homeless

Oct 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Following the rampage, the city will be sending mental-health outreach teams to the area where the attacks occurred to provide emotional support and connect people to appropriate care. But advocates say officials need to address the root causes of such incidents--the homeless...
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Drinking More Sweet Beverages, Even Juice, Tied to Type 2 Diabetes

Oct 08, 2019 , RxList
People who increase their consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages — whether they contain added or naturally occurring sugar in the form of fruit juice — face a moderately higher risk of type 2 diabetes, while replacing one of those drinks per day with water, coffee, or tea reduces the...
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Trump’s New Order For Medicare Packs Potential Rise In Patients’ Costs

Oct 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The president’s directive, which he said is designed to give beneficiaries more choices in their health care, could lead to higher costs for seniors. Final rules are to be written by the Department of Health and Human...
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State Highlights: Connecticut Lawmakers Refocus Health Goals After Defeat Of Public Option Plan; Minnesota Families With Disabilities Struggle With Annual Needs Assessments

Oct 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Connecticut, Minnesota, Ohio, Tennessee, Massachusetts, Alabama, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Missouri, Washington, Texas, Florida, Illinois, California, the District of Columbia, Louisiana, Maryland and...
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Photography Project Highlights The Challenges Of Daily Life After Stroke

Oct 07, 2019 , Forbes
To find out how people adjust to life after stroke, Swedish researchers studied photos that people took of their daily...
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16 students in Indiana were accidentally injected with insulin during a TB test, school district says

Oct 07, 2019 , CNN Health
Sixteen students at an Indianapolis area high school were accidentally injected with small doses of insulin during a tuberculosis test Monday, the Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township reported....
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Antidepressants are linked to a higher gestational diabetes risk in a new study

Oct 07, 2019 , CNN Health
Taking antidepressants while pregnant may be associated with an increased risk of gestational diabetes, a new study suggests....
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Eating nuts might help limit weight gain

Oct 05, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Despite their high calorie counts, daily doses of nuts might help people keep off excess weight, especially when nuts are substituted for less healthy foods, a recent study suggests....
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State Highlights: Drugmakers Fined By Nevada For Not Reporting Pricing Data; Some In Flint Still Don’t Have Safe Water

Oct 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Nevada, Michigan, California, Kansas, Connecticut, Oregon and...
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Scientists find toxic fungus near Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Oct 04, 2019 , Reuters
A highly poisonous fungus, with toxins that can be absorbed through the skin, has been identified for the first time in the rain forest near the Great Barrier Reef, Australian scientists said on Thursday....
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State Highlights: Grocery Deserts Impact Rural Areas; Many California Seniors Just A Disaster Away From Homelessness

Oct 04, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from North Dakota, New Mexico, California, Texas, New York, Georgia, Louisiana, Oregon and...
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