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Lifelong Democrat Michael Black runs on Republican ballot in State College mayoral race - The Daily Collegian Online


The Daily Collegian Online

Lifelong Democrat Michael Black runs on Republican ballot in State College mayoral race
The Daily Collegian Online
Earlier this year, Michael Black ran as a Democratic candidate in the primaries of the State College mayoral race. But after receiving the nomination on the by write-in votes, he is up for election this November on the Republican ballot. Black first ...

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How Australia's Mental Health System Is Broken - Pedestrian TV


Pedestrian TV

How Australia's Mental Health System Is Broken
Pedestrian TV
CONTENT WARNING: This piece discusses mental health and attempted suicide. Please be aware that some of the contents might be distressing. When Sam* was taken to hospital via ambulance after a deliberate overdose a few years ago, the last thing she ...
World Mental Health Day: How Bad Sleep Can Literally Make You Go CrazyNewsweek
World Mental Health Day: Breaking down stigmasKARE
Mental health: Catching the warning signs before the symptoms become severeThe Aggie
Outlook India -Universe.byu.edu -The Mary Sue -The Independent
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Epidurals Don't Necessarily Slow Labor, Study Finds - HuffPost


HuffPost

Epidurals Don't Necessarily Slow Labor, Study Finds
HuffPost
A new study suggests women don't take longer to deliver their babies if they continue to have epidural medication while pushing. For years, doctors and natural birth proponents have been concerned that epidural analgesia slows down how long it takes a ...
Epidurals Do Not Prolong LaborNew York Times
Study Debunks Notion That Epidurals Prolong LaborHealthDay
Long Epidural Infusion Had No Effect on Second-Stage LaborMedPage Today
News-Medical.net -Telegraph.co.uk -GMA News -The Australian
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Dr. Samadi: Being overweight is linked to 40% of cancer cases - New York Daily News


New York Daily News

Dr. Samadi: Being overweight is linked to 40% of cancer cases
New York Daily News
Here's one more reason to reach a healthier body weight — a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says cancers associated with being overweight or obese account for 40% of all diagnoses of the disease in the United ...
Weight Loss May Reduce the Risk of Developing Cancer; Try these Foods to Shed Those Extra KilosNDTV
Screening, prevention cited as keys in colon cancer fightOneonta Daily Star
Can being 12 pounds overweight make you more likely to get cancer?The Herald-Times
Facts Herald -Medgadget (blog) -Otaku Reports
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Opioid Crisis: Historic Cape Cod Town Experiencing Staggering Toll - NBCNews.com


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Opioid Crisis: Historic Cape Cod Town Experiencing Staggering Toll
NBCNews.com
NBC News' Kate Snow goes inside Falmouth Elementary School, where the staff is dealing with tragedy after tragedy as a result of the opioid crisis. Share Video; Facebook · Twitter · E-mail; Embed. Copy this code to your website or blog.
Falmouth To Make National NewsCapeNews.net

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Ten times more children and teens obese today than 40 years ago - CNN


CNN

Ten times more children and teens obese today than 40 years ago
CNN
(CNN) The number of obese children and adolescents rose to 124 million in 2016 -- more than 10 times higher than the 11 million classified as obese 40 years ago, in 1975. A further 213 million children and adolescents were overweight in 2016, finds a ...
New maps show big divide between the world's overweight and underweight childrenWashington Post
Childhood Obesity Has Risen 10 Times WorldwideTIME
Children's obesity rates in rich countries may have peakedABC News
HealthDay -The Guardian -Financial Times -World Health Organization
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IU to spend $50 million to fight Indiana's opioid crisis - Fox 59


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IU to spend $50 million to fight Indiana's opioid crisis
Fox 59
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indiana University officials announced a 5-year, $50 million initiative to study and curb the Hoosier State's opioid crisis. IU President Michael McRobbie said it's the largest and most comprehensive state-based response to the ...
Indiana University joins forces to fight opioid crisisWSBT-TV
IU, Gov. Holcomb Announce $50 Million Initiative To Fight Opioid CrisisPatch.com
Indiana University commits $50 million to fight opioid epidemicWTHR
Newsandtribune -Bradenton Herald -Tristatehomepage.com -Indianapolis Star
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Harvard Study Shows Actual Number of People Killed by US Police - Inverse


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Harvard Study Shows Actual Number of People Killed by US Police
Inverse
In a revelatory new study published Tuesday, Harvard public health researchers report that in 2015, a total of 1,166 people were killed by police in the United States. What's staggering about this research is not just the massive number of police ...
More than half of police killings not officially documented on US death certificatesEurekAlert (press release)
How Many People Are Really Killed by Police in the United States?Pacific Standard
More than half of police killings not officially documented on US death certificates, Harvard study claimsDaily Mail

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Fertility Tests May Not Gauge Biological Clock - WebMD


Fertility Tests May Not Gauge Biological Clock
WebMD
TUESDAY, Oct. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Women in their 30s and early 40s who want to know whether their biological clocks are running out should skip fertility testing, a new study suggests. Fertility clinics commonly use blood and urine tests to ...

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How fever in early pregnancy can cause birth defects - CNN


CNN

How fever in early pregnancy can cause birth defects
CNN
(CNN) Running a high fever during early pregnancy is known to be dangerous. A first-trimester fever can increase a baby's risk of developing a congenital heart defect and certain facial deformities, such as cleft lip or cleft palate. But is it the ...
How fever in early pregnancy causes heart, facial birth defectsEurekAlert (press release)
A mother's fever during early pregnancy can cause heart and facial defects in her baby, study claimsDaily Mail

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How to dump someone the humane way - Washington Post


Washington Post

How to dump someone the humane way
Washington Post
Planning on dumping a partner, firing an employee or otherwise delivering bad news to someone this week? A new Brigham Young University study offers advice on how to minimize the psychological damage you inflict when you drop your bombshell.

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Just how important is your egg count for fertility? - CNN


CNN

Just how important is your egg count for fertility?
CNN
(CNN) Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh, a San Francisco-based reproductive endocrinologist, sees it almost everyday in her practice. Women come into the fertility specialist's office fearful and tearful that they may never have children, she said. The results of ...
Fertility MOT tests 'a waste of money'BBC News
Biomarkers of Low Ovarian Reserve May Not Predict Fertility as Previously ThoughtNewswise (press release)
Biomarkers indicating diminished reserve of eggs not associated with reduced fertilityMedical Xpress

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Close your eyes to listen – you might understand more - The Guardian


The Guardian

Close your eyes to listen – you might understand more
The Guardian
Combining information from a person's voice with their facial expressions and other cues might seem like a way to boost understanding: not so, say researchers. Photograph: Piotr Powietrzynski/Getty Images/age fotostock RM. Psychology ...
How to know what someone is REALLY feeling: Listen to their voice instead of focusing on their facial expressionsDaily Mail
Listeners Glean Emotions Better from Voice-Only CommunicationsYale News
If you want to read people's emotions, close your eyes and listenInternational Business Times UK
Today.com
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This one simple thing can help keep urinary tract infections at bay - Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

This one simple thing can help keep urinary tract infections at bay
Chicago Tribune
Adding more water to your daily routine can help lower the risk of urinary tract infections, according to researchers. (Getty Images). Karen PallaritoHealthDay. Drinking plenty of water each day may have an unexpected benefit — staving off urinary ...
Ask the doctorsBismarck Tribune
Drinking plenty of water may reduce urinary tract infections in womenGuardian (blog)
This beverage might lower your risk for getting a UTI (and it's not cranberry juice)Well+Good
Public News Service -IT Business Net (press release) -DeathRattleSports.com
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Hidden Scar surgery hides marks, reminders of breast cancer - Baltimore Sun


Baltimore Sun

Hidden Scar surgery hides marks, reminders of breast cancer
Baltimore Sun
Tami Weeks talks about her experience after having Hidden Scar surgery which minimizes scarring from breast cancer surgery. (Barbara Haddock Taylor, Baltimore Sun video). Meredith CohnContact ReporterThe Baltimore Sun. When Tami Weeks was ...
Fay: My wife's re-diagnosis made me realize I needed to help fight cancerWCPO
Breast cancer survivor raising money to help others fight the diseaseABC News
Intermountain Healthcare to study alternative breast cancer screening methodDeseret News
Salt Lake Tribune -Times Daily -WFMY News 2 -ABC2 News
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Anthrax may have caused the sudden death of 100 hippos - Boston Herald


Boston Herald

Anthrax may have caused the sudden death of 100 hippos
Boston Herald
A hippopotamus in a river near Chitabe in the Okavango Delta in northern part of Botswana. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook FacebookShare to Twitter TwitterShare to Google+ Google+Share to Reddit Reddit. 0 comments. More than 100 ...
Anthrax killed more than 100 hippos in Namibia, officials sayUPI.com
More than 100 hippos dead after suspected 'anthrax outbreak' in NamibiaThe Independent
Anthrax outbreak panic: Could CANNIBAL hippos spread deadly infection?Express.co.uk
BBC News -The Guardian -Newsmax -International Business Times
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Why NJ patients with chronic pain still can't get medical marijuana - Philly.com


Philly.com

Why NJ patients with chronic pain still can't get medical marijuana
Philly.com
Alex Bekker, M.D., at a hearing in February. He chairs a health panel investigating expanding the number of ailments and conditions covered under the NJ Medical Marijuana program. by Jan Hefler, Staff Writer @JanHefler | jhefler@phillynews.com · Email ...
Texarkana doctor pledges strict rules for Rx potArkansas Online
Medical Marijuana Cuts Use Of Prescription Drugs: StudyPatch.com
Medical patients should come first if there is a marijuana shortage, says patient advocateOttawa Citizen
WGCU News -Daily Mail -Mirror Daily -The Fresh Toast
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Stomach acid blockers promote liver disease, study finds - The San Diego Union-Tribune


The San Diego Union-Tribune

Stomach acid blockers promote liver disease, study finds
The San Diego Union-Tribune
In mice, common acid reflux drugs promote growth of Enterococcus bacteria (like those shown here artificially glowing red in a petri dish) in the intestines. These bacteria move to the liver, where they increase inflammation and worsen chronic liver ...
Liver disease risk may be heightened by gastric acid drugsMedical News Today
Common Acid Reflux Meds Promote Liver DiseaseNewsmax
Acid reflux? THESE drugs could be making liver disease worseExpress.co.uk
The Pharmaceutical Journal
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3 new cases of West Nile virus reported in Mississippi - Jackson Clarion Ledger


Jackson Clarion Ledger

3 new cases of West Nile virus reported in Mississippi
Jackson Clarion Ledger
The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming three new cases of West Nile virus. That brings the total so far this year to 58 cases of the mosquito-borne illness, including two people who died earlier. The new cases are in Hinds, Rankin and ...
West Nile Virus detected in EBR mosquito samplesWAFB.com
West Nile virus detected in chickens in Santa Barbara CountyThe San Luis Obispo Tribune
Solvang chickens test positive for West Nile virus, humans potentially at riskLompoc Record
WLTZ 38 NBC -Santa Barbara Edhat -KEYT -KSBY San Luis Obispo News
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Marriage troubles linked to health problems for men: study - New York Post


New York Post

Marriage troubles linked to health problems for men: study
New York Post
The ups and downs of married life take their toll on dads' hearts, a new study found. The roller-coaster relationship between spouses causes blood pressure, bad cholesterol and weight to rise and fall in men compared to those in stable relationships.
Ups and Downs of Marriage Reflected in Men's CV Risk FactorsMedPage Today
Risk factors for heart health linked to marital ups and downs, at least for menScience Daily
Marital ups and downs may impact men's heart healthMedical News Today
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