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Forget cash - how sex and sleep are the key to happiness - New Zealand Herald


Forget cash - how sex and sleep are the key to happiness
New Zealand Herald
Sleeping soundly and having a good sex life have a greater impact on wellbeing than money, it is claimed today. Strong relationships with family and friends, job security and the good health of loved ones are also much more important than flash cars ...

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says - CNN


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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says
CNN
(CNN) Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says. The study, published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, evaluated nearly 300 sets of mothers and ...
Higher levels of fluoride in urine linked to lower IQ scores in childrenCTV News

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These Are the Cities Where People Exercise the Most - TIME


TIME

These Are the Cities Where People Exercise the Most
TIME
Exercise is on the rise among Americans, particularly among millennials, according to a new report from Gallup and Sharecare, a health and wellness company. They found that 53.4% of Americans reported exercising three or more times a week, a two ...
Are McAllen, San Antonio and El Paso really better at exercising than Austin?austin360 (blog)
And the most active cities in the country are…Well+Good
Colorado and California people have exercise habitsWeek Facts
Island Packet -Crain's Cleveland Business (blog) -9NEWS.com -Parade
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Delhi Public School asks students question about Blue Whale in exam - The New Indian Express


Delhi Public School asks students question about Blue Whale in exam
The New Indian Express
RAIPUR: Even as the police in several parts of the country issue advisories warning on Blue Whale Challenge, a Delhi Public School branch in Korba included a question about the online game in its half-yearly exam for class IX students.The DPS school at ...

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City asks judge to let case against OxyContin maker proceed - ABC News


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City asks judge to let case against OxyContin maker proceed
ABC News
FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2017 file photo, police Sgt. Mike Braley, left, and officer Kevin Davis walk along the bottom of a highway overpass, a known location for drug use, to check for anyone living there in Everett, Wash., as overdose deaths from ...
The Latest: OxyContin maker asks court to dismiss city caseWashington Post
Purdue asks judge to dismiss Everett's suit over OxycontinKING5.com
OxyContin maker asks judge to toss Everett lawsuitThe Daily Herald
KHQ Right Now -KIRO Seattle
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Nerf guns can lead to serious eye injuries, doctors warn - BBC News


BBC News

Nerf guns can lead to serious eye injuries, doctors warn
BBC News
Bullets from Nerf guns can cause serious eye injuries, doctors from a London eye hospital are warning. They treated three people with internal bleeding around the eye, pain and blurred vision after they were shot with the toy guns by children. Writing ...
Nerf guns can pose serious eye risk, doctors warnNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Doctors Eye the Danger From 'Nerf' GunsPhilly.com
Toy gun popular with kids can cause serious eye injury, warn doctorsMedical Xpress
Birmingham Mail -The Scotsman -The Times -The Sun
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Your Mental Health Suffers When Your Dog or Cat Gets Sick, Study Finds - Newsweek


Newsweek

Your Mental Health Suffers When Your Dog or Cat Gets Sick, Study Finds
Newsweek
Pet owners often say that the cat or dog living in their home is another member of their family. New research published Monday adds validity to that claim, finding that owners of seriously or terminally ill pets are at increased risk for stress ...
People With Sick Pets Have More Anxiety and DepressionTIME
Caring for a sick pet can increase anxiety, depressionMedical News Today
Your Mental Health May Suffer When Caring For Sick Pet, Study FindsCBS Miami
Medical Xpress -News-Medical.net -Perth Now
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High Number of Applicants for Arkansas Medical Marijuana - U.S. News & World Report


U.S. News & World Report

High Number of Applicants for Arkansas Medical Marijuana
U.S. News & World Report
Would-be growers and distributors of Arkansas' initial medical marijuana crop flooded a state office building Monday, turning in thousands of pages of paperwork and handing over thousands of dollars in application fees. Sept. 18, 2017, at 7:10 p.m..
Hundreds show up to turn in medical marijuana applications on final dayTHV 11
Many Wait Until Deadline Day To Turn In Medical Marijuana Cultivation, Dispensary Applications5newsonline.com
Applications due Monday to become medical marijuana facility in ArkansasKTAL
4029tv -Knoe.com -Clay Center Dispatch -Marijuana.com
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States Ask Insurers to Prioritize Non-Opioid Pain Treatment - NBC New York


NBC New York

States Ask Insurers to Prioritize Non-Opioid Pain Treatment
NBC New York
New research shows some people can become addicted to prescription painkillers in as little as three days. The study says doctors can limit the supply of opioids they prescribe to three days or less. (Published Thursday, June 1, 2017). Attorneys ...
To Curb Opioid Abuse, Prescription Meds Should Be Doctors' Last ResortObserver
Insurers restrict use of non-addictive painkillers amid opioid crisis: 5 things to knowBecker's Hospital Review
Amid opioid crisis, insurers restrict expensive, less addictive drugsPharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com
Cincinnati.com -WCVB Boston -AJMC.com Managed Markets Network -Managed Care magazine
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A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died. - Washington Post


Washington Post

A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Washington Post
Victor Pratt knows a thing or two about rattlesnakes, as he made clear to reporters last week, after regaining consciousness in a Phoenix hospital. Always has. He played with rattlers all the time as a child, he told NBC News 12. Later on, he learned ...
Man tries to eat rattlesnake; snake bites backAZCentral.com
Arizona man played with a rattlesnake, got bit in the faceKHOU
Arizona man gets bitten in the face by rattlesnake for 'showing off'DeathRattleSports.com
ClickLancashire -ExpressNewsline -New York Daily News -Fox News
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Alzheimer's support is a top priority in Canada - TheChronicleHerald.ca


TheChronicleHerald.ca

Alzheimer's support is a top priority in Canada
TheChronicleHerald.ca
For many people, World Alzheimer's Day, which takes place on Sept. 21, passes by with little fanfare. It's just one more awareness day on the long and growing list of awareness days. But for the estimated 402,000 Canadians living with Alzheimer's ...
Get involved this Alzheimer's DayPost-Bulletin
Understanding Alzheimer's programRiverBender.com
HMC supports global drive on Alzheimer'sGulf Times
News-Medical.net -Timesonline.com -EverythingLubbock.com -Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
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7 ways to keep your prostate healthy and cancer-free - New York Daily News


New York Daily News

7 ways to keep your prostate healthy and cancer-free
New York Daily News
But why wait until something goes wrong? This walnut-sized gland located between the bladder and the penis has the important job of producing the fluid that, together with sperm cells from the testicles and fluids from other glands, makes up semen.
PA Prostate Cancer Coalition: Prostate Cancer Awareness MonthABC27
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness MonthVirgin Islands Daily News
NFL Puts Together Winning Game Plan Against Prostate CancerPR Web (press release)
BizTimes.com (Milwaukee) -eParisExtra.com (blog) -International Business Times, Singapore Edition -Milton Keynes Citizen
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Antibiotics, Agriculture & Superbugs: Q&A with 'Big Chicken' Author Maryn McKenna - Live Science


Live Science

Antibiotics, Agriculture & Superbugs: Q&A with 'Big Chicken' Author Maryn McKenna
Live Science
Antibiotics revolutionized industrial chicken farming, but their overuse created a unique threat to human health. Credit: National Geographic Books/Author photo by Billy Howard. In the United States alone, hundreds of thousands of poultry farms ...
An eye-opening history of chicken dinners and antibiotic resistanceWashington Post
Hidden Dangers Could Lurk in Your Next MealNational Geographic Australia

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Louisiana's first medical marijuana grower contract is done - Miami Herald


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Louisiana's first medical marijuana grower contract is done
Miami Herald
Louisiana State University has completed its contract with the company that will grow medical marijuana for the school and said Monday the drug is expected to reach patients by the middle of next year. Las Vegas-based GB Sciences is the first of only ...
LSU completes medical marijuana contract, drug could be available by mid-2018NOLA.com
LSU AgCenter finalizes agreement with GB Sciences Louisiana to produce medical marijuanaKnoe.com
LSU finalizes contract with state's first medical marijuana growerWDSU New Orleans
The Advocate
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UC Irvine Gets $200 Million Pledge for Integrative Medicine - Wall Street Journal (subscription)


Wall Street Journal (subscription)

UC Irvine Gets $200 Million Pledge for Integrative Medicine
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
The University of California, Irvine, landed a $200 million pledge from the co-founder of Broadcom Corp. and his wife to establish a new health sciences college focused on integrative health. The donation, the school's largest ever, will fund the ...

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An Arizona man has finally learned his lesson after getting his second rattlesnake bite - Rare.us


Rare.us

An Arizona man has finally learned his lesson after getting his second rattlesnake bite
Rare.us
The 48-year-old Arizona man recently picked up the reptile, which he found on his property, to show friends and family. Unsurprisingly, the snake bit Pratt after it “slipped out of his grasp.” He was rushed to the hospital to receive antivenin treatment.

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Man tries to eat rattlesnake; snake bites back - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Man tries to eat rattlesnake; snake bites back
USA TODAY
PHOENIX — An Arizona man was hospitalized after surviving a rattlesnake bite to the face while trying to show off to friends at a party by attempting to cook the reptile on a barbecue grill. Victor Pratt, 48, was bitten Sept. 7. He was first treated ...

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Shedding pounds gradually and steadily may be best way to keep weight off - Washington Post


Washington Post

Shedding pounds gradually and steadily may be best way to keep weight off
Washington Post
People often find it hard to achieve the ultimate goal of weight loss: keeping the weight off. Does the pattern of weight loss — how much you lose and when — make a difference? This study. The researchers analyzed data on 183 adults (average age, 51 ...
Weight Loss Services Market to Record an Exponential CAGR by 2025Find Market Research By Abhishek Budholiya (press release) (blog)
WHO, health experts worry over increasing cases of adult obesityDaily Nation
Almost 100000 teenagers are 'super obese' and can no longer return to a healthy weight without drastic weight-loss ...Daily Mail

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