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Daily Mail
Revealed, the 8 proven ways to prevent cancerto lower the odds of getting it. Lose weight: Earlier this year, the World Can
Revealed, the 8 proven ways to prevent cancer
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
to lower the odds of getting it. Lose weight: Earlier this year, the World Cancer Research released new evidence linking obesity with stomach cancer, which is the third biggest cancer killer in the world Some 60 per cent of Brits are overweight... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee doctors: No one knew painkillers were so deadlycultural predilection for outlaw status," said Dr. John "Rett" Blake, a pain sp
Tennessee doctors: No one knew painkillers were so deadly
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
cultural predilection for outlaw status," said Dr. John "Rett" Blake, a pain specialist in Chattanooga and a member of the state task force that wrote the rules for how doctors should prescribe painkillers. "After Prohibition, we moved on to the... Read more
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Variety
10 Best Movies of the 2016 Toronto Film Festivalorder) that left an impact. Amanda Knox There were many fine documentaries at
10 Best Movies of the 2016 Toronto Film Festival
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
order) that left an impact. Amanda Knox There were many fine documentaries at Toronto, but this one carries the force of revelation. It’s about the notorious case of the 20-year-old Seattle student who, in 2007, was tried and convicted... Read more
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FOX News
Trouble falling asleep may signal high blood pressureblood pressure, said coauthors Dr. Xiangdong Tang of Sichuan University in Chin
Trouble falling asleep may signal high blood pressure
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
blood pressure, said coauthors Dr. Xiangdong Tang of Sichuan University in China and Dr. Alexandros N. Vgontzas of Penn State University College of Medicine, in a statement to Reuters Health. Insomnia with increased alertness during the day, or... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Workplace wellness programs are a total shamdepartments of Labor, Treasury, and Health and Human Services (the three agenci
Workplace wellness programs are a total sham
Dallas Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
departments of Labor, Treasury, and Health and Human Services (the three agencies that regulate group health plans and enforce HIPAA) finalized a new rule allowing companies to tie financial rewards to health outcomes. Not only that, they could... Read more
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Boston Globe
Via Web, doctors get specialists’ helpscreen. It showed a conference room in Albuquerque where a group of medical spe
Via Web, doctors get specialists’ help
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
screen. It showed a conference room in Albuquerque where a group of medical specialists sat facing him. They had a tall task: Find a way to help him save his patient. It was May 2015, and the patient was a 45-year-old transgender woman who had... Read more
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11 News Houston
Texas' maternal death rates top most industrialized countrieslab work – all under one roof. The clinic is on a frontline mission to reverse
Texas' maternal death rates top most industrialized countries
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
lab work – all under one roof. The clinic is on a frontline mission to reverse a disturbing trend in Texas: Women in the state are dying of pregnancy-related ailments at a higher rate than the rest of the country and even most other... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Texas' maternal death rates top most industrialized countrieslab work – all under one roof. The clinic is on a frontline mission to reverse
Texas' maternal death rates top most industrialized countries
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 days ago
lab work – all under one roof. The clinic is on a frontline mission to reverse a disturbing trend in Texas: Women in the state are dying of pregnancy-related ailments at a higher rate than the rest of the country and even most other... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Texas' maternal death rates top most industrialized countrieslab work – all under one roof. The clinic is on a frontline mission to reverse
Texas' maternal death rates top most industrialized countries
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 days ago
lab work – all under one roof. The clinic is on a frontline mission to reverse a disturbing trend in Texas: Women in the state are dying of pregnancy-related ailments at a higher rate than the rest of the country and even most other... Read more
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USA Today
Texas struggles with rising maternal death ratework – all under one roof. The clinic is on the frontlines of trying to revers
Texas struggles with rising maternal death rate
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
work – all under one roof. The clinic is on the frontlines of trying to reverse a disturbing trend in Texas: Women in the state are dying of pregnancy-related ailments at a higher rate than the rest of the country and even most other... Read more
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11 News Houston
Number of maternal deaths spike in TexasSAN ANTONIO -- The number of Texas mothers dying related to their pregnancy has
Number of maternal deaths spike in Texas
11 News Houston / Posted 20 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- The number of Texas mothers dying related to their pregnancy has spiked. Now doctors across the state want to determine why. New studies reveal across the state the number of mothers who died related to their pregnancy spiked from... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Number of maternal deaths spike in TexasSAN ANTONIO -- The number of Texas mothers dying related to their pregnancy has
Number of maternal deaths spike in Texas
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 20 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- The number of Texas mothers dying related to their pregnancy has spiked. Now doctors across the state want to determine why. New studies reveal across the state the number of mothers who died related to their pregnancy spiked from... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Number of maternal deaths spike in TexasSAN ANTONIO -- The number of Texas mothers dying related to their pregnancy has
Number of maternal deaths spike in Texas
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 20 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- The number of Texas mothers dying related to their pregnancy has spiked. Now doctors across the state want to determine why. New studies reveal across the state the number of mothers who died related to their pregnancy spiked from... Read more
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KERA North Texas
More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say WhyTexas. It found that in 2012, 148 women in Texas died from pregnancy-related co
More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say Why
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
Texas. It found that in 2012, 148 women in Texas died from pregnancy-related complications — including excessive bleeding, obesity-related heart problems and infection — within 42 days of the end of their pregnancy. Two years before, 72 women died... Read more
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Business Insider
A plan that's widely used by companies to keep healthcare costs down is a shamand identify any health problems before they get expensive, and you’ll end up w
A plan that's widely used by companies to keep healthcare costs down is a sham
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
and identify any health problems before they get expensive, and you’ll end up with a healthier, cheaper-to-insure workforce. Both the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and theHealth Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1997... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say WhyTexas. It found that in 2012, 148 women in Texas died from pregnancy-related co
More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say Why
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 22 days ago
Texas. It found that in 2012, 148 women in Texas died from pregnancy-related complications — including excessive bleeding, obesity-related heart problems and infection — within 42 days of the end of their pregnancy. Two years before, 72 women died... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say Why - More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say Why by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune Sept. 4 2016 No matter which way you count the number of Texas women dying after they have b...Texas. It found that in 2012, 148 women in Texas died from pregnancy-related co
More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say Why - More New Mothers in Texas are Dying; Experts Can't Say Why by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune Sept. 4 2016 No matter which way you count the number of Texas women dying after they have b...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
Texas. It found that in 2012, 148 women in Texas died from pregnancy-related complications — including excessive bleeding, obesity-related heart problems and infection — within 42 days of the end of their pregnancy. Two years before, 72 women died... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
State sees significant drop in obesity rateMinnesota was the only state in the region, including North Dakota, South Dakot
State sees significant drop in obesity rate
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Minnesota was the only state in the region, including North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa, to succeed in keeping its obesity rates firmly below 30 percent. According to data released Friday by CDC, neighboring states' rates ranged from... Read more
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Slate
Workplace Wellness Programs Are a Total Shamand identify any health problems before they get expensive, and you’ll end up w
Workplace Wellness Programs Are a Total Sham
Slate / Posted 26 days ago
and identify any health problems before they get expensive, and you’ll end up with a healthier, cheaper-to-insure workforce. Both the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1997... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTXS Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershas recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases o
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 27 days ago
has recorded more than 10,000 cases of Zika. Florida has experienced 29 cases of locally transmitted Zika, and the United States has seen more than 2,500 travel-related and home-grown cases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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