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International Business Times
Valentine's Day 2016: 'A night with Venus, a lifetime with mercury', the history of sexually transmitted diseases As Valentine's Day dawns, which for many is the most romantic night of the year
Valentine's Day 2016: 'A night with Venus, a lifetime with mercury', the history of sexually transmitted diseases
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
As Valentine's Day dawns, which for many is the most romantic night of the year, IBTimes UK looks at the unwelcome side to love through the ages. Sexually transmitted diseases have been around for centuries, with historical documentation dating back... Read more
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The Rocket
Health Center offers birth control options, STI testing for students February 10, 2016 If someone wants to avoid an unwanted pregnancy or refrain
Health Center offers birth control options, STI testing for students
The Rocket / Posted 2 days ago
February 10, 2016 If someone wants to avoid an unwanted pregnancy or refrain from contracting a sexually transmitted disease or infection (STD/STI), health promotion coordinator... Read more
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Roll Call
Amid Testimonials, Biden Tamps Down 'Moonshot' Expectations - NewsAmid Testimonials, Biden Tamps Down ‘Moonshot’ Expectations Biden (center) spe
Amid Testimonials, Biden Tamps Down 'Moonshot' Expectations - News
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Amid Testimonials, Biden Tamps Down ‘Moonshot’ Expectations Biden (center) speaks during a roundtable discussion at Duke University about his cancer “moonshot” program. (Photo by John T. Bennett/CQ Roll Call) DURHAM, N.C. — Phyllis Coley spoke... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Female scientists who changed historySix female scientists who changed history: Beatrix Potter, Hedy Lamarr and the
Female scientists who changed history
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Six female scientists who changed history: Beatrix Potter, Hedy Lamarr and the woman who saved America from thalidomide An author, an actress and more than one whose work was ripped off by men. On the first United Nations International Day of Women... Read more
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PharmaceuticalOnline
Data Integrity And Data Management For GxP Regulated Firms — Part 1By Barbara W. Unger, Unger Consulting Inc. Regulatory agencies have cited defi
Data Integrity And Data Management For GxP Regulated Firms — Part 1
PharmaceuticalOnline / Posted 3 days ago
By Barbara W. Unger, Unger Consulting Inc. Regulatory agencies have cited deficiencies in GMP data integrity and data management for at least the past 15 years. Yet it appears that the industry as a whole has made limited progress in recognizing and... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Ocular syphilis can occur at any stage of syphilis, may cause blindnessOcular syphilis can occur at any stage of syphilis, and it may cause blindness.
Ocular syphilis can occur at any stage of syphilis, may cause blindness
Bel Marra Health / Posted 3 days ago
Ocular syphilis can occur at any stage of syphilis, and it may cause blindness. Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacteria Treponema pallidum. Syphilis is a treatable condition, but if left untreated or if not properly treated,... Read more
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examiner.com
Peter Hitchens: a story of two atheist brothers and the one who convertedThroughout the month of February, this column will be featuring stories of note
Peter Hitchens: a story of two atheist brothers and the one who converted
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Throughout the month of February, this column will be featuring stories of noted atheists who experienced dramatic shifts in their views, eventually becoming Christians. The stories will highlight the reasons why they held their atheistic views to... Read more
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New York Post
Carnegie Deli reopens, but should anyone really care?Schmaltz lovers of Gotham, rejoice! “Tragedy” has been averted. The Carnegie De
Carnegie Deli reopens, but should anyone really care?
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
Schmaltz lovers of Gotham, rejoice! “Tragedy” has been averted. The Carnegie Deli, nearly 80 years old, reopened yesterday after a nine-month shutdown for stealing gas — and years of hot air over owner Marian Harper Levine’s divorce battle with her... Read more
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Business Wire
Antibullying Platform Now Offered to Millions of Students Through Great American Insurance GroupCINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--STOPit, the only mobile platform that empowers stu
Antibullying Platform Now Offered to Millions of Students Through Great American Insurance Group
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--STOPit, the only mobile platform that empowers students to anonymously report, prevent and provide follow up information about cyber-abuse and harassment, announced today that Great American Insurance Group will help to... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Doctor’s Tip: Antibiotics can be too much of a good thingMany organisms cause harm and even death in humans and animals, including bacte
Doctor’s Tip: Antibiotics can be too much of a good thing
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Many organisms cause harm and even death in humans and animals, including bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites. Anti-infective agents have been developed against some but not all organisms in these various classes, but this column is about... Read more
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Yahoo News
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study Finds (ABC News) The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotligh
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study Finds
Yahoo News / Posted 5 days ago
(ABC News) The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent years, especially as the degenerative neurological illness... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Concussions may increase suicide risk, study findsThe risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent yea
Concussions may increase suicide risk, study finds
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent years, especially as the degenerative neurological illness known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has been found in multiple football players after their deaths. The... Read more
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ABC News
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study FindsThe risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent yea
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study Finds
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent years, especially as the degenerative neurological illness known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has been found in multiple football players after their deaths. The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Concussion raises suicide risk, says studyAdults who suffer a concussion are three times more likely to die by suicide th
Concussion raises suicide risk, says study
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Adults who suffer a concussion are three times more likely to die by suicide than the rest of the population, according to a new Canadian study that suggests a need for better long-term follow-up for patients. The study, published in the Canadian... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Peter Martin: Turnbull's wrong, the future isn't what it used to beThe this is it..? The future has arrived... It was OK I suppose.... Better t
Peter Martin: Turnbull's wrong, the future isn't what it used to be
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The this is it..? The future has arrived... It was OK I suppose.... Better than whats coming next by the sounds of things.. :( Peter Martin – right on. The future is dead - long live the future Thank you for the chance to rant; yes, this may be... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Peter Martin: Turnbull's wrong, the future isn't what it used to beThe this is it..? The future has arrived... It was OK I suppose.... Better t
Peter Martin: Turnbull's wrong, the future isn't what it used to be
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The this is it..? The future has arrived... It was OK I suppose.... Better than whats coming next by the sounds of things.. :( Even the mobile phone is just a bloody radio. They have been around a very long time. The big jets that we all fly in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ashwin C Muthiah scripts family business revival with newer venturesMuthiah, who turned 50 on Friday, is currently crystallising plans with interna
Ashwin C Muthiah scripts family business revival with newer ventures
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Muthiah, who turned 50 on Friday, is currently crystallising plans with international consultants. While the fields of solar energy and medical devices have been decided, model of entry, investments and roadmaps are still under construction. A... Read more
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The Advocate
Sweet mistakeLauren Davidson tells how a baking mistake led to a king cake being named after
Sweet mistake
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Lauren Davidson tells how a baking mistake led to a king cake being named after a hospital: The radiology team at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge held a king cake party, and “everyone brought in a king cake from a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Loving Late Night Valentine in HighgateLate Night Valentine bar, Highgate. Picture: Richard Hatherly CAN you remember
Loving Late Night Valentine in Highgate
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
Late Night Valentine bar, Highgate. Picture: Richard Hatherly CAN you remember the last time you saw a cocktail menu with a dedicated crusta section? Me neither, or at least not until I eyed off the drinks list at Late Night Valentine. As with all... Read more
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Perth Now
Loving Late Night Valentine in HighgateLate Night Valentine bar, Highgate. Picture: Richard Hatherly CAN you remember
Loving Late Night Valentine in Highgate
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
Late Night Valentine bar, Highgate. Picture: Richard Hatherly CAN you remember the last time you saw a cocktail menu with a dedicated crusta section? Me neither, or at least not until I eyed off the drinks list at Late Night Valentine. As with all... Read more
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Canberra Times
Zika could inject fear back into sexOn Tuesday, health officials in Dallas, Texas, announced that a resident had co
Zika could inject fear back into sex
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
On Tuesday, health officials in Dallas, Texas, announced that a resident had contracted the Zika virus by having sex with a person who had contracted the disease while travelling in Venezuela. It wasn't the first case in the US. At least 30 people... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Zika could inject fear back into sexOn Tuesday, health officials in Dallas, Texas, announced that a resident had co
Zika could inject fear back into sex
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
On Tuesday, health officials in Dallas, Texas, announced that a resident had contracted the Zika virus by having sex with a person who had contracted the disease while travelling in Venezuela. It wasn't the first case in the US. At least 30 people... Read more
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The Advocate
Sweet mistakeLauren Davidson tells how a baking mistake led to a king cake being named after
Sweet mistake
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Lauren Davidson tells how a baking mistake led to a king cake being named after a hospital: The radiology team at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge held a king cake party, and “everyone brought in a king cake from a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Zika could inject fear back into sexThe Zika virus battle has taken a terrifying new twist with news the virus can
Zika could inject fear back into sex
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The Zika virus battle has taken a terrifying new twist with news the virus can be sexually transmitted. PHOTO / AP Health officials in Dallas this week announced that a local had contracted the Zika virus. It wasn't the first case in the country.... Read more
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Princeton University Athletics
Women's Swim/Dive Will Honor Seniors Friday Afternoon In Final Ivy TuneupThe seniors on the Princeton women's swimming and diving team know they have on
Women's Swim/Dive Will Honor Seniors Friday Afternoon In Final Ivy Tuneup
Princeton University Athletics / Posted 10 days ago
The seniors on the Princeton women's swimming and diving team know they have one move big — really, really big — meet still to come at DeNunzio Pool, but the Class of 2016 will be honored Friday afternoon during its annual Senior Day meet at DeNunzio... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Zika could inject fear back into sexIt wasn't the first case in the country. At least 30 people in the United State
Zika could inject fear back into sex
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
It wasn't the first case in the country. At least 30 people in the United States have tested positive for the virus, which now has been found in more than two dozen nations around the globe and linked to shrunken, damaged brains in hundreds, perhaps... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Mosquito-borne Zika virus could inject fear back into sexIt wasn't the first case in the country. At least 30 people in the United State
Mosquito-borne Zika virus could inject fear back into sex
The Houma Courier / Posted 10 days ago
It wasn't the first case in the country. At least 30 people in the United States have tested positive for the virus, which now has been found in more than two dozen nations around the globe and linked to shrunken, damaged brains in hundreds, perhaps... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Mosquito-borne Zika virus could inject fear back into sexIt wasn't the first case in the country. At least 30 people in the United State
Mosquito-borne Zika virus could inject fear back into sex
The Daily Comet / Posted 10 days ago
It wasn't the first case in the country. At least 30 people in the United States have tested positive for the virus, which now has been found in more than two dozen nations around the globe and linked to shrunken, damaged brains in hundreds, perhaps... Read more
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Newswise
Which Comes First: Self-Reported Penicillin Allergy or Chronic Hives? New study shows strong association between the two conditions Available for l
Which Comes First: Self-Reported Penicillin Allergy or Chronic Hives?
Newswise / Posted 11 days ago
New study shows strong association between the two conditions Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsAnnals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Which Comes First:... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
First confirmed case of sexually transmitted Zika virus reported in TexasDENVER - The Zika virus doesn’t pose a major threat to Coloradans, unless they
First confirmed case of sexually transmitted Zika virus reported in Texas
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
DENVER - The Zika virus doesn’t pose a major threat to Coloradans, unless they travel to countries experiencing outbreaks. “Here in Colorado, we don’t have a mosquito that would transmit the disease,” said Dr. Jennifer House, a veterinarian and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nimba Tops Fake Drugs CirculationThe Chief Pharmacist of the Nimba County Health System, Fon-Oli Zansi, has alar
Nimba Tops Fake Drugs Circulation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Chief Pharmacist of the Nimba County Health System, Fon-Oli Zansi, has alarmed that the county currently ranks first among populated counties in Liberia with fake pharmaceutical drugs. The report is part of the Liberia Medicines Product... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Phosphorus Starts With Pee In This Tale Of Scientific SerendipityThe history of science is full of happy accidents — most folks have heard that
Phosphorus Starts With Pee In This Tale Of Scientific Serendipity
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
The history of science is full of happy accidents — most folks have heard that penicillin was discovered in 1928, when a few mold spores landed on some neglected petri dishes in a London lab. But sometimes serendipity's role is a bit less ...... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Syphilis rates rising in Shasta CountyShasta County is seeing in increase in syphilis cases, and although the Public
Syphilis rates rising in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
Shasta County is seeing in increase in syphilis cases, and although the Public Health Department is not declaring it as an outbreak yet, it's urging people to get tested if they suspect they've been exposed. "Syphilis, like chlamydia and gonorrhea,... Read more
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Science Daily
Biologists develop method for antibiotic susceptibility testingIn a paper published online this week in the journal EBioMedicine, the scientis
Biologists develop method for antibiotic susceptibility testing
Science Daily / Posted 13 days ago
In a paper published online this week in the journal EBioMedicine, the scientists reported the development of a rapid susceptibility test for Staphylococcus aureus, a bacterium that causes some 60 percent of hospital-acquired infections and which has... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Local Leaders Focused On Growth In Year AheadRecently, The Post-Journal sat down with four local leaders from the Chautauqua
Local Leaders Focused On Growth In Year Ahead
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Recently, The Post-Journal sat down with four local leaders from the Chautauqua County government; the National Comedy Center; the Chautauqua Lake and Watershed Management Alliance; and Chautauqua County Sheriffs Office. FINDING SOLUTIONS Vince... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Veterinary Feed Directive will impact whole livestock industry, but many aren’t aware of the regulatWhen the Veterinary Feed Directive goes into effect in 2017, it will impact nea
Veterinary Feed Directive will impact whole livestock industry, but many aren’t aware of the regulat
Greeley Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
When the Veterinary Feed Directive goes into effect in 2017, it will impact nearly everyone in the livestock industry. But at the Colorado Farm Show this week, when Christine Gabel, territory business manager with animal health company Zoetis asked... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Internet's favorite conspiracies don't make mathematical senseIf NASA really faked the moon landing in 1969, about 411,000 people would have
The Internet's favorite conspiracies don't make mathematical sense
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
If NASA really faked the moon landing in 1969, about 411,000 people would have worked together to keep that information from the public, and the whole thing would have been exposed about four years later, according to an Oxford researcher who has... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disbarred attorney embezzled money from disabled girl, records allegeBrooklynn Jones, 9, was born with severe disabilities. When her mother, Britta
Disbarred attorney embezzled money from disabled girl, records allege
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Brooklynn Jones, 9, was born with severe disabilities. When her mother, Brittany Jones, went into labor, a nurse was supposed to give her penicillin every four hours but didn't, and Brooklynn was born with an infection that had devastating... Read more
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Daily Mail
How doctors treated patients before antibiotics...Leeches for infections, mercury for syphilis and honey smeared on wounds: How d
How doctors treated patients before antibiotics...
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Leeches for infections, mercury for syphilis and honey smeared on wounds: How doctors treated patients before antibiotics (and why superbugs could see them return) Dr Cristie Columbus is associate dean at Texas A&M College of Medicine The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Danish Girl director urges Hollywood to embrace transgender actorsThe Danish Girl director Tom Hooper calls for equality for transgender actors,
The Danish Girl director urges Hollywood to embrace transgender actors
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
The Danish Girl director Tom Hooper calls for equality for transgender actors, defends casting of Eddie Redmayne as Lili Elbe The Oscar-winning director of The Danish Girl, which tells the story of one of the first people to undergo sex reassignment... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Local family talks about listeria linked to miscarriage | DaytonIn the wake of news about a listeria outbreak traced to a Springfield facility,
Local family talks about listeria linked to miscarriage | Dayton
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
In the wake of news about a listeria outbreak traced to a Springfield facility, one local family is speaking out about a devastating potential health effect: miscarriage. Pregnant women and the unborn babies they carry are 20 percent more likely to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Local family talks about listeria linked to miscarriage | DaytonIn the wake of news about a listeria outbreak traced to a Springfield facility,
Local family talks about listeria linked to miscarriage | Dayton
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 17 days ago
In the wake of news about a listeria outbreak traced to a Springfield facility, one local family is speaking out about a devastating potential health effect: miscarriage. Pregnant women and the unborn babies they carry are 20 percent more likely to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The DrumSkin Cancer Could it be that decades of research have shown that UV rays are i
The Drum
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Skin Cancer Could it be that decades of research have shown that UV rays are in fact quite harmful? Heavens, no, don't be silly. The FUN POLICE are just trying to ruin everything. NSW surf lifesaving clubs are being put under the microscope in a... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
Ohio Democrats complain their bills deserve attentionDemocrats say they’ve introduced or are drafting bills on equal pay, paid famil
Ohio Democrats complain their bills deserve attention
89.7 WKSU / Posted 17 days ago
Democrats say they’ve introduced or are drafting bills on equal pay, paid family leave, college affordability, and sales tax exemptions for diapers and drugs. And they’re not moving in the Republican-dominated legislature. Kent Smith of Euclid says... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Giving Antibiotics to Kids May Cause Health Problems Later in Life Antibiotics are a commonly prescribed treatment for children, but a new study
Giving Antibiotics to Kids May Cause Health Problems Later in Life
Doctors Health Press / Posted 17 days ago
Antibiotics are a commonly prescribed treatment for children, but a new study suggests that they may also increase a child’s chances of developing certain health problems later in... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Minimum-wage hike, paid medical leave among Ohio Democrats’ priorities The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal
Minimum-wage hike, paid medical leave among Ohio Democrats’ priorities
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know Ohio legislative Democrats... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Asthma and obesity associated with use of some antibiotics in children, study findsSome antibiotics increase risk of asthma and obesity, may alter children's gut
Asthma and obesity associated with use of some antibiotics in children, study finds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
Some antibiotics increase risk of asthma and obesity, may alter children's gut microbiome for up to two years, study finds Some types of antibiotics may alter the gut biology of young children for up to two years after they have taken them,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Giving children antibiotics makes them more prone to 'obesity and asthma'Giving antibiotics to young children makes them prone to asthma and obesity, a
Giving children antibiotics makes them more prone to 'obesity and asthma'
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
Giving antibiotics to young children makes them prone to asthma and obesity, a new study found. Macrolides, a common class of antibiotics that include azithromycin and clarithromycin, are widely used as an alternative antibiotic for those allergic... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
‘Thank you for saving my daughter's life’ - Mum praises Royal Blackburn Hospital unitAN EAST Lancashire mother has thanked staff at the Royal Blackburn Hospital Ren
‘Thank you for saving my daughter's life’ - Mum praises Royal Blackburn Hospital unit
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
AN EAST Lancashire mother has thanked staff at the Royal Blackburn Hospital Renal Unit for 'saving' her daughter's life. Ann Metcalfe has spent countless nights at hospital after her daughter, Keeley Fenn, 25, was born with a kidney... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
‘Thank you for saving the life of my daughter’ - East Lancashire mum praises Royal Blackburn Hospital unitAN EAST Lancashire mother has thanked staff at the Royal Blackburn Hospital Ren
‘Thank you for saving the life of my daughter’ - East Lancashire mum praises Royal Blackburn Hospital unit
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
AN EAST Lancashire mother has thanked staff at the Royal Blackburn Hospital Renal Unit for 'saving' her daughter's life. Ann Metcalfe has spent countless nights at hospital after her daughter, Keeley Fenn, 25, was born with a kidney... Read more
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