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ScienceBlogs
A commercial for acupuncture masquerading as newsI didn’t think I’d be writing about acupuncture again so soon after deconstruct
A commercial for acupuncture masquerading as news
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 hours ago
I didn’t think I’d be writing about acupuncture again so soon after deconstructing another “bait and switch” acupuncture study less than a week ago. True, the quackery that is acupuncture and the seemingly unending varieties of low quality studies... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dangerous toxin on rise in baby foodsA cancer-causing toxin has been found at uncomfortable levels in common foods s
Dangerous toxin on rise in baby foods
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
A cancer-causing toxin has been found at uncomfortable levels in common foods such as bread, baby food and fried potatoes. A major study by the European Union found that the intake of acrylamide, a chemical already classified as being of very high... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
IDPH to decide on medical marijuana program expansionCurrently, Illinois's Medical Marijuana Program is only approved for 37 conditi
IDPH to decide on medical marijuana program expansion
WGEM Quincy / Posted 21 hours ago
Currently, Illinois's Medical Marijuana Program is only approved for 37 conditions. The state advisory board recommended 11 conditions to be added. However, it's not a done deal. The Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health has until the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
IDPH deciding on 11 conditions to be added to medical marijuana programCurrently, Illinois's Medical Marijuana Program is only approved for 37 conditi
IDPH deciding on 11 conditions to be added to medical marijuana program
WGEM Quincy / Posted 22 hours ago
Currently, Illinois's Medical Marijuana Program is only approved for 37 conditions. Eleven more were recommended by the state advisory board to be added. However, it's not a done deal. The Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health has... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Doctor linked to U.P. drug crimeAccording to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, th
Doctor linked to U.P. drug crime
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
According to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, the doctor who ran the clinic allegedly wrote prescriptions to several patients making the 750-mile round trip from Escanaba to Lansing. Former patients also stated the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Meet the naked farmer who is allergic to clothesBut Subal Barman, whose naked body is a common sight in Rajpur village, in West
Meet the naked farmer who is allergic to clothes
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
But Subal Barman, whose naked body is a common sight in Rajpur village, in West Bengal, northern India, refuses to let his strange condition get him down. He said: "From my childhood I could not wear clothes on my skin. It gives me a burning... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists reveal role of dynamin and show how specific mutations impair function of dynaminCells continually form membrane vesicles that are released into the cell. If th
Scientists reveal role of dynamin and show how specific mutations impair function of dynamin
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
Cells continually form membrane vesicles that are released into the cell. If this vital process is disturbed, nerve cells, for example, cannot communicate with each other. The protein molecule dynamin is essential for the regulated formation and... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Friends rally for RandyRandy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was
Friends rally for Randy
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 4 days ago
Randy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was four and was not expected to survive. It took six months in hospital to get him stabilized and it was rough going from then... Read more
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BC Local News
Friends rally for RandyRandy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was
Friends rally for Randy
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Randy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was four and was not expected to survive. It took six months in hospital to get him stabilized and it was rough going from then... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Silent KillerOvarian cancer is called "the silent killer" because it usually goes undetected
The Silent Killer
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
Ovarian cancer is called "the silent killer" because it usually goes undetected until its advanced stages. It is the fifth leading cause of cancer deaths among American women, according to the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA), and strikes one... Read more
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PhysOrg
Team shows how dynamin mediates membrane constriction and scissionCells continually form membrane vesicles that are released into the cell. If th
Team shows how dynamin mediates membrane constriction and scission
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Cells continually form membrane vesicles that are released into the cell. If this vital process is disturbed, nerve cells, for example, cannot communicate with each other. The protein molecule dynamin is essential for the regulated formation and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Move forward toward lawful use of cannabisIt’s nearly 100 days since the Medical Cannabis Advisory Board approved 11 debi
Move forward toward lawful use of cannabis
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
It’s nearly 100 days since the Medical Cannabis Advisory Board approved 11 debilitating conditions not originally included in the very restrictive and limited number of conditions in the original law. The board consists of some of the most respected... Read more
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Mashable
Disabled woman petitions J.Crew to design stylish canesWhat's This?Liz Jackson photographed in a 'Forrest Gump' themed photoshoot. Li
Disabled woman petitions J.Crew to design stylish canes
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
What's This?Liz Jackson photographed in a 'Forrest Gump' themed photoshoot. Liz Jackson, a 33-year-old woman diagnosed with idiopathic neuropathy in 2012, has been petitioning J.Crew to sell walking canes. Jackson originally started a blog, The... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Effects of insulin on heart healthIf you have type-2 diabetes there are many ways to receive insulin, such as rap
Effects of insulin on heart health
Bel Marra Health / Posted 5 days ago
If you have type-2 diabetes there are many ways to receive insulin, such as rapid-acting insulin, short-acting insulin and long-acting insulin. Long-acting insulin can last from 24 to 36 hours after administered. The purpose of long-acting insulin is... Read more
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Herald Sun
WA inquest into death of misdiagnosed manDAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he vi
WA inquest into death of misdiagnosed man
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
DAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he visited the Peel Health Campus emergency department in Western Australia. THE 70-year-old taxi driver was misdiagnosed in November 2013 as having possible gastroenteritis... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Inquest into death of misdiagnosed manDAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he vi
Inquest into death of misdiagnosed man
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
DAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he visited the Peel Health Campus emergency department in Western Australia. The 70-year-old taxi driver was misdiagnosed in November 2013 as having possible gastroenteritis... Read more
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The Courier Mail
WA inquest into death of misdiagnosed manDAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he vi
WA inquest into death of misdiagnosed man
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
DAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he visited the Peel Health Campus emergency department in Western Australia. THE 70-year-old taxi driver was misdiagnosed in November 2013 as having possible gastroenteritis... Read more
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News.com.au
WA inquest into death of misdiagnosed manbreaking news DAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his
WA inquest into death of misdiagnosed man
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
breaking news DAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he visited the Peel Health Campus emergency department in Western Australia. THE 70-year-old taxi driver was... Read more
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Perth Now
Inquest into death of misdiagnosed manDAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he vi
Inquest into death of misdiagnosed man
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
DAVID Yehuda Weiser was feeling dizzy and passing blood in his stool when he visited the Peel Health Campus emergency department in Western Australia. The 70-year-old taxi driver was misdiagnosed in November 2013 as having possible gastroenteritis... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Blind man says Jack in the Box refused him serviceDENVER - Denied lunch because he couldn't read the menu. That's what a disable
Blind man says Jack in the Box refused him service
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
DENVER - Denied lunch because he couldn't read the menu. That's what a disabled man told 7NEWS about his experience at a Denver fast food joint on Monday. Mark Lasser thinks the cashier was having a little fun at his expense, but the joke turned... Read more
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MedCity News
Automating thermometer data to spot warning signs for diabetic foot ulcersDigital health startup MR3 Health is in the process of developing a busines aro
Automating thermometer data to spot warning signs for diabetic foot ulcers
MedCity News / Posted 7 days ago
Digital health startup MR3 Health is in the process of developing a busines around a thermometer cleared by the FDA to measure skin temperature for diabetics at risk for foot ulcers. It acquired the rights to the dermal thermometer last year, and is... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Fall prevention program aims to keep seniors on their feetFalls are also the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for senior
Fall prevention program aims to keep seniors on their feet
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Falls are also the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for seniors. They can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head traumas, and also increase the risk of early death. That's why doctors now routinely ask... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Alpha lipoic acid can stimulate telomerase with positive effects in mouse model of atherosclerosisIn human cells, shortened telomeres, the protective caps at the ends of chromos
Alpha lipoic acid can stimulate telomerase with positive effects in mouse model of atherosclerosis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
In human cells, shortened telomeres, the protective caps at the ends of chromosomes, are both a sign of aging and contribute to it. Scientists at Emory University School of Medicine have found that the dietary supplement alpha lipoic acid (ALA) can... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How author Pat Conroy changed his lifestyle and found healthPat Conroy works out at the fitness studio he opened as part of his makeover. I
How author Pat Conroy changed his lifestyle and found health
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Pat Conroy works out at the fitness studio he opened as part of his makeover. In three years, he has lost 25 pounds, quit drinking, brought his...GoUpstate.comAugust 23, 2015 5:20 PM

PORT ROYAL — Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist... Read more

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iol.co.za
Becoming a lord of his disciplinePort Royal, South Carolina - Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist
Becoming a lord of his discipline
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Port Royal, South Carolina - Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist Pat Conroy. After decades of eating and drinking pretty much whatever he wanted, the best-selling novelist found himself lying in a hospital bed, bloated with fluids as... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Support GroupsADDICTION ■ The Turning Point Recovery Group for Women, Christian recover and
Support Groups
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
ADDICTION ■ The Turning Point Recovery Group for Women, Christian recover and support, 7 p.m. first and third Monday, Southside Church of God in Christ, 2179 Emerson St. (904) 803-1285. ■ Quit Smoking Now, 5:50-6:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 24,... Read more
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The Columbian
Health scare spurs author to seek changesPORT ROYAL, S.C.— Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist Pat Conroy.
Health scare spurs author to seek changes
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
PORT ROYAL, S.C.— Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist Pat Conroy. After decades of eating and drinking pretty much whatever he wanted, the best-selling novelist found himself lying in a hospital bed, bloated with fluids as his organs... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UC Davis researchers reveal how four proteins come together to help assemble tubulinWhen they think about how cells put together the molecules that make life work,
UC Davis researchers reveal how four proteins come together to help assemble tubulin
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
When they think about how cells put together the molecules that make life work, biologists have tended to think of assembly lines: Add A to B, tack on C, and so on. But the reality might be more like a molecular version of a 3-D printer, where a... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Special Report: Locals React to Allegations that Panama City Doctor Misdiagnosed PatientsPANAMA CITY-- A Panama City doctor is under fire after an NBC News story featur
Special Report: Locals React to Allegations that Panama City Doctor Misdiagnosed Patients
WJHG Panama City / Posted 11 days ago
PANAMA CITY-- A Panama City doctor is under fire after an NBC News story featured several patients claiming he falsely diagnosed them with multiple sclerosis while he was practicing in Jacksonville. Dr. Sean Orr is now a practicing neurologist in... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bronco guides students’ learningStudents at Bathurst South Public School enjoyed an informative visit from Matt
Bronco guides students’ learning
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Students at Bathurst South Public School enjoyed an informative visit from Matt Bryant and his dog Bronco this week. LEARNING EXPERIENCE: Matt Bryant brought his guide dog Bronco to visit South Bathurst Public School students on Wednesday. Photo:... Read more
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PhysOrg
Molecular machine, not assembly line, assembles microtubulesUC Davis researchers show how four proteins come together to make the machine t
Molecular machine, not assembly line, assembles microtubules
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
UC Davis researchers show how four proteins come together to make the machine that assembles tubulin, the building block of microtubules. Credit: Jawdat Al-Bassam, UC Davis When they think about how cells put together the molecules that make life... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Medical marijuana moratorium is misguidedNote to all East End residents seeking treatment for cancer, glaucoma, HIV, Par
Medical marijuana moratorium is misguided
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
Note to all East End residents seeking treatment for cancer, glaucoma, HIV, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, cachexia, wasting syndrome, Crohn’s disease, post-traumatic stress disorder, neuropathy, fibromyalgia, arthritis, lupus and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Handicaps no barrier for Kilimanjaro climbsuppliedTHRILLED: Chaeli Mycroft, who has cerebral palsy and degenerative neuro
Handicaps no barrier for Kilimanjaro climb
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
suppliedTHRILLED: Chaeli Mycroft, who has cerebral palsy and degenerative neuropathy, is set to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Cape Town - It is tough enough for the most physically fit to summit the highest peak in Africa, but when you are in a... Read more
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The Wilson Times
Virtual tour gives glimpse of dementiaMonday, August 17, 2015 9:46 PM Spring Arbor offers the experience for caregiv
Virtual tour gives glimpse of dementia
The Wilson Times / Posted 12 days ago
Monday, August 17, 2015 9:46 PM Spring Arbor offers the experience for caregivers and the communityBy Lisa Boykin BattsTimes Life Editor I didn’t say yes right away. Anna Romanus, eastern area marketing... Read more
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express
What is diabetes? How diet, lifestyle and even ethnicity can affect DEADLY disease DIABETES is a condition often associated with the elderly, but are they the o
What is diabetes? How diet, lifestyle and even ethnicity can affect DEADLY disease
express / Posted 12 days ago
DIABETES is a condition often associated with the elderly, but are they the only people in danger? Absolutely not, Dr Adam Simon explains. We're in the middle of a... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Lake Zurich first responders participate in dementia sensitivity trainingSilverado Lake Zurich Memory Care Community recently hosted the Virtual Dementi
Lake Zurich first responders participate in dementia sensitivity training
Lake County Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Silverado Lake Zurich Memory Care Community recently hosted the Virtual Dementia Tour, a training program created by geriatric specialist P.K. Beville, founder of the nonprofit organization Second Wind Dreams. The interactive program allowed Lake... Read more
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Washington Post
Novelist Pat Conroy was ‘dying’ three years ago. Here’s how he got healthy.Pat Conroy catches his breath. (Alex Holt for The Washington Post) Port Royal,
Novelist Pat Conroy was ‘dying’ three years ago. Here’s how he got healthy.
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
Pat Conroy catches his breath. (Alex Holt for The Washington Post) Port Royal, S.C.—Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist Pat Conroy. After decades of eating and drinking pretty much whatever he wanted, the best-selling novelist found... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Basilisks play for a causeFORMER Blackwater Basilisk Blake McGuiness was honoured in a charity match betw
Basilisks play for a cause
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
FORMER Blackwater Basilisk Blake McGuiness was honoured in a charity match between Blackwater and the Emerald Rams at the weekend. Blake is losing his vision rapidly due to a rare disease called Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy and is seeking... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Basilisks play for a causeFORMER Blackwater Basilisk Blake McGuiness was honoured in a charity match betw
Basilisks play for a cause
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
FORMER Blackwater Basilisk Blake McGuiness was honoured in a charity match between Blackwater and the Emerald Rams at the weekend. Blake is losing his vision rapidly due to a rare disease called Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy and is seeking... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
$25K worth of equipment stolen from Madison fitness centerA fitness center in Madison was burglarized over the weekend. The crooks got aw
$25K worth of equipment stolen from Madison fitness center
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 14 days ago
A fitness center in Madison was burglarized over the weekend. The crooks got away with thousands of dollars in specialized equipment. Madison police say it happened Saturday night at the My 180 Health, a wellness center on County Line Road in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Experts warn of NHS meltdown if action not taken over soaring diabetes levelsSCOTS experts say there is an urgent need for better care of the increasing num
Experts warn of NHS meltdown if action not taken over soaring diabetes levels
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
SCOTS experts say there is an urgent need for better care of the increasing numbers of people with diabetes as new figures show the numbers with the condition have soared by more than half in ten years. New figures, extracted from official NHS data,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Chronic fatigue a long-term problem for testicular cancer survivorsBy Shreeya Nanda, Senior medwireNews Reporter A Norwegian population-based stu
Chronic fatigue a long-term problem for testicular cancer survivors
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
By Shreeya Nanda, Senior medwireNews Reporter A Norwegian population-based study reported in the Annals of Oncology has found a rise in the incidence of chronic fatigue a decade or more after treatment in testicular cancer survivors. The... Read more
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Washington Post
How writer Pat Conroy took back his health, just in timePat Conroy catches his breath. (Alex Holt for The Washington Post) Port Royal,
How writer Pat Conroy took back his health, just in time
Washington Post / Posted 14 days ago
Pat Conroy catches his breath. (Alex Holt for The Washington Post) Port Royal, S.C.—Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist Pat Conroy. After decades of eating and drinking pretty much whatever he wanted, the best-selling novelist found... Read more
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Business Wire
Seattle Genetics Announces FDA Regular Approval of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) for Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients at High Risk of Relapse or Progression as Post-Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation ConsolidationBOTHELL, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGEN) announce
Seattle Genetics Announces FDA Regular Approval of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) for Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients at High Risk of Relapse or Progression as Post-Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Consolidation
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
BOTHELL, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGEN) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) for the treatment of patients with classical Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Experts warn of NHS meltdown if action not taken over soaring diabetes levelsAnd Diabetes UK is warning that an exponential growth in numbers reflects an ur
Experts warn of NHS meltdown if action not taken over soaring diabetes levels
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
And Diabetes UK is warning that an exponential growth in numbers reflects an urgent need to prevent the disease or it will spiral out of control and "threaten to bankrupt the NHS". Diabetes Scotland says diabetes already costs the NHS nearly £10... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Know about Charcot footNeuropathy is the loss of sensation or feeling. It can occur from diabetes (dia
Know about Charcot foot
Bel Marra Health / Posted 15 days ago
Neuropathy is the loss of sensation or feeling. It can occur from diabetes (diabetic neuropathy), infection, toxins, drugs, excessive alcohol consumption, inflammatory conditions, it can be hereditary or it can be idiopathic meaning no specific cause... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Fighting the odds:But for Drew Aufderheide, a fifth-generation New Ulmite and manager at Anytime
Fighting the odds:
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 16 days ago
But for Drew Aufderheide, a fifth-generation New Ulmite and manager at Anytime Fitness in New Ulm, he needs a different type of strength as of late. Last March, Drew, 31, was diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML), a type of cancer of the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Business offers all-night delivery of dangerous party gas nitrous oxideA controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to
Business offers all-night delivery of dangerous party gas nitrous oxide
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to late-night parties around Melbourne, as part of its fast-food style, dial-a-high service. A controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to... Read more
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The Courier
Business offers all-night delivery of dangerous party gas nitrous oxideA controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to
Business offers all-night delivery of dangerous party gas nitrous oxide
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
A controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to late-night parties around Melbourne, as part of its fast-food style, dial-a-high service. A controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to... Read more
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The Age
Business offers all-night delivery of dangerous party gas nitrous oxideA controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to
Business offers all-night delivery of dangerous party gas nitrous oxide
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
A controversial business is delivering the commonly abused gas nitrous oxide to late-night parties around Melbourne, as part of its fast-food style, dial-a-high service. Drug experts says the gas can be dangerous, even deadly, and questioned the... Read more
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