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Bystander CPR in Public More Likely for Men Than for Women - Medscape

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 21:35

ABP LIVE

Bystander CPR in Public More Likely for Men Than for Women
Medscape
ANAHEIM, CA — Men are significantly more likely than women to receive bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) after an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA)—at least in public, new research suggests. The retrospective cohort study of more than ...
Many Women Miss Out on Lifesaving CPRPhilly.com
Penn study finds men are more likely to receive CPR in public than womenEurekAlert (press release)
Men more likely to receive bystander CPR in public than women: studyXinhua
PhillyVoice.com -Science Codex -Newswire Today (press release)
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Mom in overdose case still in jail - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 20:55

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Mom in overdose case still in jail
Atlanta Journal Constitution
A 28-year-old Snellville mom was still in jail late Saturday after store employees found her with a needle in her arm on the bathroom floor of the Kroger on Scenic Highway in Snellville, police said. Her 18-month-old son was crying nearby in a child ...
Pharmacist saves mom allegedly OD'ing in store bathroomKFVS
Pharmacist helps save mother overdosing on heroin in grocery store bathroom, police sayPalm Beach Post
Pharmacist helps save mom overdosing in grocery store bathroomWCVB Boston
WSB Atlanta
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Disneyland shuts cooling towers after Legionnaires' cases - ABC News

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 18:27

The Mercury News

Disneyland shuts cooling towers after Legionnaires' cases
ABC News
FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2015, file photo, visitors walk toward Sleeping Beauty's Castle in the background at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif. Disneyland has shut down two cooling towers after people who visited the Southern California theme park ...
Disneyland Shuts Down Two Cooling Towers After Legionnaires' Disease OutbreakNewsweek
Disneyland Is Source Of Legionnaire's Disease OutbreakDeadline
Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after isolated cases of Legionnaires' disease hit visitorsCNBC
Los Angeles Times -MyNewsLA.com -Newser -WFLA
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Farm Quarantined After Mare Tests Positive for Equine Herpes - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 16:48

Farm Quarantined After Mare Tests Positive for Equine Herpes
U.S. News & World Report
State agriculture officials say a New Jersey farm was placed under quarantine after a horse tested positive for the equine herpes virus. Nov. 11, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.. Farm Quarantined After Mare Tests Positive for Equine Herpes ...

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A look at the prevalence of mental illness in California and the US - OCRegister

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 16:02

OCRegister

A look at the prevalence of mental illness in California and the US
OCRegister
Mental illness cases have risen in California, while treatment and funding have not kept up. Every Southern California county has experienced an upward trend in the rate at which children under 18 years are hospitalized for a mental health issue. “The ...
Don't link mental illness with violent crimeThe Globe and Mail
Tuning Out Stigma: A Story of Overcoming OneselfGreenville College Papyrus
Letter to the editor: Use the right wordLawrence Journal World
Mount Vernon News (press release) (blog) -Victoria Advocate -The Silhouette -Newsweek
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Legal Fight Lingers Years After Medical Technician's Arrest - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 15:14

U.S. News & World Report

Legal Fight Lingers Years After Medical Technician's Arrest
U.S. News & World Report
The legal fight continues long after a traveling medical technician was sent to prison for stealing drugs and infecting patients with hepatitis C. Nov. 11, 2017, at 10:14 a.m.. Legal Fight Lingers Years After Medical Technician's Arrest ...

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Old Donor Lungs May Be Good For Transplant: Study - Tech Times

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 14:05

Tech Times

Old Donor Lungs May Be Good For Transplant: Study
Tech Times
Five-year survival rate of patients who received double-lung transplantation from older lung donors do not differ much from younger donors. Scientists urge the use of older lungs to increase lung donor pool. ( Kai Kalhh | Pixabay ). Double-lung ...
Older donor lungs should be considered for transplantationDeathRattleSports.com
Donor Lungs Over Age 60 Safe For Transplantation: StudyNews18

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New post-traumatic stress disorder treatments for veterans focus on technology - CNBC

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 14:00

CNBC

New post-traumatic stress disorder treatments for veterans focus on technology
CNBC
New technology is encouraging veterans to talk about PTSD and is allowing their PTSD triggers and treatment progress to be monitored in real time. Trey Strange, special to CNBC.com. Published 8 Hours Ago CNBC.com. SHARES ...
Cuomo signs off on medical marijuana use for PTSD to mark Veterans DayNew York Daily News
Cuomo signs bill allowing medical marijuana treatment for PTSDAlbany Times Union
Cuomo signs legislation aiding veterans with PTSDNewsday
U.S. News & World Report -WGN-TV -WXIA-TV -SILive.com
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UK most overweight country in Western Europe says OECD - BBC News

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 13:55

BBC News

UK most overweight country in Western Europe says OECD
BBC News
Britain is the most obese nation in Western Europe, with rates rising faster than any other developed nation. Obesity rates have doubled over the past two decades, and 63% of UK adults are overweight, according to the Organisation for Economic ...
Obesity in Britain DOUBLES as UK now has highest rate in western EuropeMirror.co.uk
UK named most overweight nation in Western Europe as obesity rate rises faster than USThe Independent
UK has the HIGHEST obesity rate in Western EuropeGears Of Biz

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Bugs in Your House: Why Insects Like Living Rooms and Basements Most - Newsweek

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 13:20

Newsweek

Bugs in Your House: Why Insects Like Living Rooms and Basements Most
Newsweek
Everyone has uninvited guests in the house from time to time. Most of us even have a bunch of tiny roommates who don't pay rent. To be specific: Bugs of all shapes and sizes share our homes. Plus, spiders. Carpet_Beetle A carpet beetle. You may want to ...
New study shows preferred spots for household insectsUPI.com
Your house is a gigantic bug habitat, and there's nothing you can do about itChicago Tribune
Everything you need to know about the bugs living at your houseHindustan Times
EurekAlert (press release)
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Scientists Start To Tease Out The Subtler Ways Racism Hurts Health - NPR

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 13:07

NPR

Scientists Start To Tease Out The Subtler Ways Racism Hurts Health
NPR
The day Dr. Roberto Montenegro finished his Ph.D. was memorable. But not for the right reasons. "I still cringe when I think about it," says Montenegro. It had started well. His colleagues at UCLA had taken him and his girlfriend (now wife) out to a ...

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Pneumonic Plague in Madagascar Continues to Decline - Voice of America

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 07:11

Voice of America

Pneumonic Plague in Madagascar Continues to Decline
Voice of America
Pneumonic plague continues to decline in Madagascar, according to the World Health Organization, whose latest figures put the number of suspected cases at 1,947, including 143 deaths. The latest reported cases of pneumonic plague, based on the number ...
Plague fears grow as Malawi becomes tenth African nation put on alert for the spread of the killer diseaseDaily Mail
MILLIONS at risk as fears Black Death plague may MUTATE and become UNTREATABLEDaily Star
Plague: Black Death could rip through Madagascar as families REFUSE to part with bodiesExpress.co.uk
The Sun -Voice of Journalists
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Parasite that turns ants into actual zombies is even more terrifying than scientists thought - BGR

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 05:26

BGR

Parasite that turns ants into actual zombies is even more terrifying than scientists thought
BGR
An incredibly powerful type of fungal parasite that is known to turn ants into actual zombies is actually even more devious than was first thought. The fungus, called Ophiocordyceps unilteralis, causes its hosts to behave in peculiar ways, including ...
Study Reveals How Fungal Parasite Turns Ants Into ZombiesI4U News
Fungal Parasite Turns Ants To Zombies But Leaves Their Brains IntactGears Of Biz
Puppeteer Parasite That Creates Zombie Ants Hijacks Their Bodies—Not BrainsDeathRattleSports.com
Tdnews
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DEA Cutting Rx Opioid Supply in 2018 - Pain News Network

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 03:17

Pain News Network

DEA Cutting Rx Opioid Supply in 2018
Pain News Network
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is going ahead with plans to reduce the supply of many opioid painkillers by 20 percent next year. That's in addition to steep cuts in opioid production quotas the agency imposed in 2017. In a notice quietly ...
US to Ban Illicit Versions of Synthetic OpioidNew Delhi Times
Fighting overdose epidemic, US bans all fentanyl-type drugsDeathRattleSports.com
Nearly 6 tons of prescription drugs collected in DEA drug 'Take Back'AZFamily

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Photos: Woman meets man who received deceased husband's face - KMOV.com

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 02:08

KMOV.com

Photos: Woman meets man who received deceased husband's face
KMOV.com
Lilly Ross, right, reacts as she talks with face transplant recipient Andy Sandness during their first meeting at the Mayo Clinic, Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, in Rochester, Minn. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). ADVERTISEMENT. X. start. share. 1/7. Close X.

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Arizona flu cases continue upward climb, health officials say - AZCentral.com

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 23:14

AZCentral.com

Arizona flu cases continue upward climb, health officials say
AZCentral.com
Dr. Devin Minior of Banner Urgent Care talks about the flu and symptoms, prevention and tips on what to do if you contract it. Tom Tingle/azcentral.com. 6 facts on flu shots. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends flu vaccines for ...
Flu Scan for Nov 10, 2017CIDRAP
Is San Diego headed for a big flu season?The San Diego Union-Tribune
Experts recommend flu shot despite concerns of vaccine's effectivenessKWCH
Charlotte Observer -ActionNewsJax.com -Xinhua -WWAY NewsChannel 3
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Air pollution can worsen osteoporosis: study - New York Daily News

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 21:43

New York Daily News

Air pollution can worsen osteoporosis: study
New York Daily News
The study, published in the journal Lancet Planetary Health this month, observed 9.2 million people across seven years and found that even small increases in air pollution correlated with an increase in hospital admissions for bone fractures. A smaller ...
Air pollution linked to osteoporosis-related bone fractures, studies findMalay Mail Online
Smog may harm bones in older adults: studySAMAA TV News Pakistan
Bad break: Osteoporosis-related bone fractures linked to air pollutionDeathRattleSports.com
Gears Of Biz
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Ketones: Secret weapons in fitness and the fight against fat? - The Mercury News

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 21:16

The Mercury News

Ketones: Secret weapons in fitness and the fight against fat?
The Mercury News
If you've been hearing all the chatter about the latest health and fitness fad, you may well be wondering what all the fuss is about ketones. From diets to supplements, there are a lot of different ways to “go keto.” The ketogenic diet, which was first ...
Can ketone supplements really enhance athletic performance?Atlanta Journal Constitution
Could HVMN Ketone mean that you'll never have to go on a diet again?The Times
Scientists think they've discovered a fourth type of fuel for humans — beyond carbs, fat, and proteinSFGate
NextShark -DeathRattleSports.com -HungryForever.com (blog) -Men's Health
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Medical Organization Calls Alcohol a Cancer Risk - Wine Spectator

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 20:02

Wine Spectator

Medical Organization Calls Alcohol a Cancer Risk
Wine Spectator
There is evidence of a link between alcohol and some cancer, but scientists are still examining the causes. Mitch Frank Posted: November 10, 2017. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Pinterest Share to More.
Alcohol Causes Cancer, Says American Oncology GroupLaboratory Equipment
Drinking even one beer a day can up your cancer riskMyjoyonline.com
Alcohol's cancer risk often overlookedWPSD Local 6
BusinessGhana -Gears Of Biz -http://www.newsgram.com/
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Cruise passenger booted for staging 'mutiny' over canceled itinerary - Fox News

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 13:21

Fox News

Cruise passenger booted for staging 'mutiny' over canceled itinerary
Fox News
A Costa cruise passenger was so upset about missing the scheduled stops that he organized a protest in the dining area. (Reuters). A French man was kicked off a cruise in late October after reportedly trying to stage a protest over the ship's canceled ...
Black Death plague cruise news: Passenger THROWN off ship by police for Madagascar protestExpress.co.uk
Tourist thrown off cruise ship in row over cancelled stopsAOL UK
Costa ejects passenger for staging 'mutiny'Travel Weekly UK

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