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LIFESTYLE: What is the difference between heartburn and acid reflux? - GhanaWeb

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 05:52

GhanaWeb

LIFESTYLE: What is the difference between heartburn and acid reflux?
GhanaWeb
Understanding the differences between heartburn, acid reflux, and gastroesophageal reflux disease involves understanding the links between them. According to the American College of Gastroenterology, heartburn is a common digestive complaint in the ...
How to get rid of heartburnPune Mirror
Global Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) Market: Industry Research and End User Analysis, Outlook 2025theperfectinvestor.com

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FDA approves marketing for a contraception app for the 1st time - myCentralOregon.com

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 05:05

The Hans India

FDA approves marketing for a contraception app for the 1st time
myCentralOregon.com
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the first time ever has green-lighted a birth control app to be marketed as a method of contraception. The app, Natural Cycles, calculates when a woman is most likely to be ...
FDA permits marketing of first mobile medical app for contraceptive use to prevent pregnancyNews-Medical.net
Here's how you can avoid unwanted pregnancyDeccan Chronicle
The first app to get approved as birth control in Europe has now been green-lit in the US, despite controversyBusiness Insider South Africa
ANI News -Digital Journal
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Measles vaccination schedule for children has multiple doses - STLtoday.com

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 05:00

Measles vaccination schedule for children has multiple doses
STLtoday.com
Dear Dr. Roach • My daughter is 4 and has, in the past five days, developed measles. She was vaccinated at 9 months and has been treated with antibiotics, Tylenol and vitamin A supplements. What concerns me is that she is experiencing seizures, even ...

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Markey Center earns renewal of national cancer designation - Chron.com

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 04:25

Chron.com

Markey Center earns renewal of national cancer designation
Chron.com
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The University of Kentucky says its Markey Cancer Center has had its national cancer center designation renewed for the next five years. The Markey Center is one of 70 centers nationally, and the only one in Kentucky, with the ...

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Ask Amy: Parents worry about contact with unvaccinated young relative - Washington Post

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 04:05

Washington Post

Ask Amy: Parents worry about contact with unvaccinated young relative
Washington Post
Dear Amy: I'm about to have my first child. My partner and I are very excited! My brother and his partner have a young child. They have chosen not to vaccinate. While I am not looking to get into a vaccine debate with them, I have some concerns about ...

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Local people using Hemp CBD Oil for pain management - LocalNews8.com

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:39

LocalNews8.com

Local people using Hemp CBD Oil for pain management
LocalNews8.com
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - A local store is using alternative treatments for pain and other illnesses. Snake River Solace sells THC-Free Hemp Cannabidiol oil, known as CBD oil. They say it is an isolate meaning the THC is extracted. Snake River ...
How to Add CBD Oil to Your Nighttime RoutineCare2.com
Campaign to legalise the medicinal use of cannabis oil underway as Irish people reveal how it transformed their livesThe Irish Sun
This Founder is Setting the Example for What a High-Growth Female-Led Cannabis Business Looks LikeForbes
12news.com KPNX
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New Mexico Animal Shelter Sees Distemper Outbreak - U.S. News & World Report

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 19:10

Las Cruces Sun-News

New Mexico Animal Shelter Sees Distemper Outbreak
U.S. News & World Report
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — An animal shelter in southern New Mexico is battling an unusual outbreak of canine distemper. The Las Cruces Sun-News reports officials say around two dozen dogs believed to be infected with distemper recently were ...
Las Cruces Animal Shelter Suffers Distemper OutbreakKRWG
Tails and Tales: Why you should become an animal foster parentLas Cruces Sun-News

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Robotic Exoskeletons: Helping Paraplegics Walk Again - news9.com KWTV

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 15:28

news9.com KWTV

Robotic Exoskeletons: Helping Paraplegics Walk Again
news9.com KWTV
For people who've lost their ability to walk, there was a time when only a wheelchair meant mobility. But there's something new under the sun, a device that - step by step - could soon help the disabled to walk again, IF they can afford it. Our Cover ...
Robotic Exoskeletons Are Helping Paraplegics Walk Againten daily

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Robotic Exoskeletons: Helping Paraplegics Walk Again - news9.com KWTV

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 15:28

news9.com KWTV

Robotic Exoskeletons: Helping Paraplegics Walk Again
news9.com KWTV
For people who've lost their ability to walk, there was a time when only a wheelchair meant mobility. But there's something new under the sun, a device that - step by step - could soon help the disabled to walk again, IF they can afford it. Our Cover ...

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When a child is extremely short, should a parent consider growth hormone? - Washington Post

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 14:05

Washington Post

When a child is extremely short, should a parent consider growth hormone?
Washington Post
Erica Nicholson knew that her son, Sam, was small. Considering that she was barely 5 feet and 100 pounds and that his older sister was a “peanut,” it didn't seem unusual. “I make small babies,” Nicholson said. But her daughter was growing. Sam, however ...

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Eye Disease Link to Alzheimer's Seen - HealthDay

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 13:13

HealthDay

Eye Disease Link to Alzheimer's Seen
HealthDay
SUNDAY, Aug. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have discovered a link between three degenerative eye diseases and Alzheimer's disease. They say their findings could lead to new ways to identify people at high risk for Alzheimer's. "We don't ...
New Law Seeks Comprehensive Approach to Alzheimer's DiseaseU.S. News & World Report
9 Out of 10 Caregivers for People With Dementia Get Inadequate SleepGoodTherapy.org (blog)
The woman in the pictureTheSpec.com

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Robotic exoskeletons: Helping paraplegics walk again - CBS News

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 13:12

CBS News

Robotic exoskeletons: Helping paraplegics walk again
CBS News
For people who've lost their ability to walk, there was a time when only a wheelchair meant mobility. But there's something new under the sun, a device that - step by step - could soon help the disabled to walk again, IF they can afford it. Our Cover ...

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Your child is nervous about the new school year, which may be normal — or not - Washington Post

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 13:00

Washington Post

Your child is nervous about the new school year, which may be normal — or not
Washington Post
Back-to-school season is upon us, and while some kids look forward to returning to class, others are a bundle of nerves. Parents may reassure and soothe, but they may also worry: Does my anxious child have a real problem? “Anxiety is a normal, healthy ...

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This letter writing campaign to reduce opioid prescriptions actually works - Quartz

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 12:07

Quartz

This letter writing campaign to reduce opioid prescriptions actually works
Quartz
Sale of prescription opioids in the US quadrupled in the 15 years between 1999 and 2014, peaking with the 255 million opioid prescriptions US doctors wrote in 2012 alone. The nationwide prescription rate has fallen every year since, yet the damage is done.
Death reports make the opioid crisis personal for doctorsSouthCoastToday.com
Doctors nudged by overdose letter prescribe fewer opioidsLongview News-Journal
Doctors Write Fewer Opioid Scripts After Learning of Overdose DeathThe Hilltop Monitor

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Categories: Health

Congo's latest Ebola outbreak taking place in a war zone - Washington Post

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 11:49

Washington Post

Congo's latest Ebola outbreak taking place in a war zone
Washington Post
BENI, Congo — Highlighting the dangers in containing an Ebola outbreak in a war zone, suspected rebels killed seven people in northeastern Congo and sent residents fleeing, an official said. Global health officials have warned that combating this ...
Ebola update: 49 confirmed and probable casesOutbreak News Today
Tanzania on highest alert as fresh Ebola outbreak reported in the Democratic Republic of CongoCoastweek
New Ebola virus cases in Congo, authorities prepare experimental treatmentTheHealthSite
TODAY.NG -Plainview Daily Herald -The Citizen -Nigerian Bulletin
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The anti-smoking giant that wants to stop JUUL - Mashable

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 11:00

Mashable

The anti-smoking giant that wants to stop JUUL
Mashable
JUUL is the vape giant that went from zero to $16 billion in three years. Truth Initiative is the largest anti-smoking organization in the United States. Both the company and the non-profit claim to have the same goal: helping smokers quit tobacco ...
Column: We Killed the Cigarette, Only to See Kids Flock to Nicotine Delivery Devices in 'Party Mode'Valley News

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Deer, elk harvested out of state must meet guidelines - Sumter Item

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 10:11

Sumter Item

Deer, elk harvested out of state must meet guidelines
Sumter Item
South Carolinians planning out-of-state trips to hunt big game this fall should be aware of restrictions on importing deer and elk parts into the Palmetto State. The S.C. Department of Natural Resources would like to remind hunters traveling out of ...
Michigan sets new hunting rules to stop deer disease spreadFox17

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Depressed teens, depressed parents - Medical Xpress

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 09:31

Medical Xpress

Depressed teens, depressed parents
Medical Xpress
The bond between parent and child extends far beyond sharing similar looks or behaviors, as symptoms of depression in teens and parents appear to be linked, according to research presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological ...
Treating depression in child may boost parent's mental healthBusiness Standard
Depressed teenagers lead to depressed parentsANI News
New Study Sheds Light On Depression In Teens And ParentsNPR
India TV
all 16 news articles »
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Elephant brains prove how amazing—and unique—these animals really are - Quartz

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 09:02

Quartz

Elephant brains prove how amazing—and unique—these animals really are
Quartz
Conservationists have designated August 12 as World Elephant Day to raise awareness about conserving these majestic animals. Elephants have many engaging features, from their incredibly dexterous trunks to their memory abilities and complex social ...
The unique elephant brainEarthSky

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As tick threat explodes, state's reluctance to address climate link may threaten public health - Press Herald

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 08:14

Press Herald

As tick threat explodes, state's reluctance to address climate link may threaten public health
Press Herald
Maine's invasion came early this year. In recent hotbeds of tick activity – from Scarborough to Belfast and Brewer – people say they spotted the eight-legged arachnid before spring. They noticed the ticks – which look like moving poppyseeds ...
Curious to know what you think about Commission honorAltoona Mirror
An army of deer ticks carrying Lyme disease is advancing. It will only get worse.Grist
Lyme Disease on the rise: How to stay protectedWZZM13.com
SILive.com -The Times -International Falls Journal
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