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Why You Shouldn't Let A Kid Sit On Your Lap On A Slide - Refinery29

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 20:01

Refinery29

Why You Shouldn't Let A Kid Sit On Your Lap On A Slide
Refinery29
It may seem safer (and frankly, more fun) to let a child try out their first time on a slide by setting them on your lap and going down with them, but apparently it's much more dangerous than it appears. Riding down a slide with a kid on your lap, a ...
Parents, beware! Avoid riding the slide with your kids on your lapHindustan Times
Riding down slides while sitting on a parent's lap increases the risk of injury, study findsNEWS.com.au
Parents should never take a child down a slide on their lap, say researchersNottingham Post
WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -The Sun -New Kerala -CTV News
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235 sickened by salmonella outbreak linked to papayas - kfor.com

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 19:58

kfor.com

235 sickened by salmonella outbreak linked to papayas
kfor.com
Forty-seven people in 12 states have become infected with salmonella believed to be linked to yellow Maradol papayas. ×. 235 sickened by salmonella outbreak linked to papayas. Forty-seven people in 12 states have become infected with salmonella ...
Salmonella outbreak linked to Mexican papayas has made hundreds sick in many statesFresno Bee
Five Texans hospitalized in papaya-linked salmonella outbreak that's killed twoDallas News
Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 210; Linked to Imported Maradol PapayasFood Poisoning Bulletin
KSTP.com
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Man burned by caustic beer at casino eatery awarded $750000 - Washington Post

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 18:54

Washington Post

Man burned by caustic beer at casino eatery awarded $750000
Washington Post
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A man whose esophagus and stomach were severely burned when he drank a beer tainted by a caustic chemical at an Atlantic City casino restaurant has been awarded $750,000. A jury on Friday awarded the man, Richard Washart, ...
The Latest: Restaurant in beer case to appeal $750000 awardABC News
Man Burns Mouth And Stomach With Beer, Awarded $750000The Daily Caller
Jury gives $750000 to man burned by caustic beer in Atlantic CityPress of Atlantic City

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Hepatitis A case reported at popular Pacific Beach restaurant - CBS 8 San Diego

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 18:13

CBS 8 San Diego

Hepatitis A case reported at popular Pacific Beach restaurant
CBS 8 San Diego
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Customers and employees of a seaside eatery in Pacific Beach may have been exposed to hepatitis A over seven days between late August and Monday of this week, but the risk of infection is small, the county Health and Human ...

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A nanoparticle-coated skin patch could treat obesity and diabetes - Engadget

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 16:44

Engadget

A nanoparticle-coated skin patch could treat obesity and diabetes
Engadget
A new study out today in ACS Nano presents an interesting and effective way to reduce fat stores in the body. Researchers at Columbia University and the University of North Carolina showed that a patch loaded with nanoparticles could reduce fat ...
Skin patch dissolves 'love handles' in miceEurekAlert (press release)
Skin Patch May Signal End to Love HandlesNewsmax
Skin Patch Shrinks 'Love Handles' -- in MiceHealthDay
Daily Mail -Channel NewsAsia -Telegraph.co.uk -Alphr
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More US Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction - HealthDay

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 13:10

HealthDay

More US Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction
HealthDay
FRIDAY, Sept. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A growing number of children and teens are turning up in U.S. emergency departments dependent on opioids -- including prescription painkillers and heroin, a new study finds. Researchers found that in 2013, ...
Increasing number of children arrive at emergency departments addicted to opioidsEurekAlert (press release)
Scandal of kids addicted to opioids: Hospitals see more than 100 children a DAY who are hooked on drugsDaily Mail

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Neurosurgeon gets $17.5 million award after Swedish Health firing - Seattle Times

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 13:00

Seattle Times

Neurosurgeon gets $17.5 million award after Swedish Health firing
Seattle Times
Dr. David Newell won a $17.5 million decision after arguing Swedish Health fired him in retaliation for questioning the practices of another top surgeon. Swedish says Newell was fired because he failed to notify the organization that he had been ...
Neurosurgeon gets $17.5 million after being firedThe Columbian
The Morning News: Amazon City Sweepstakes, Bombing in London, Spokane-Area Shooter Says He Used Father's GunsTheStranger.com

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Going bald? Women will find you more confident and dominant, study finds - Sacramento Bee

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 12:23

WPEC

Going bald? Women will find you more confident and dominant, study finds
Sacramento Bee
If you're stressing out about going bald, stop — your thinning hair might be doing you a favor. That's because a new study from researchers at the University of Pennsylvania, titled “Shorn Scalps and Perception of Male Dominance,” found that bald men ...
Young guys find bald men 'sexier' and 'more dominant' than guys with hair, study revealsQueerty
Young Men Find Bald Men Sexier, According To StudyInstinct Magazine
Bald men are more attractive in #TheMashupWPEC
Gay Star News -New York Post -Deccan Chronicle
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Belmont pot rules take shape - San Mateo Daily Journal

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:33

Los Angeles Times

Belmont pot rules take shape
San Mateo Daily Journal
Belmont officials are moving toward allowing pot deliveries to residences but maintaining a focus on tight restrictions on marijuana-related activities as they work to refine the city's rules on the new legal industry. In addition to a ban on ...
California must set policies now to curb teen cannabis useSan Francisco Chronicle
LA Officials Vote on Rules Governing Where Pot Shops Can Be OpenedKTLA
Quick Read: City will wait to consider medical marijuana facilitiesPetoskey News-Review
Investing.com -mg Cannabis Retailer -The Fresh Toast -Forbes
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Two SC clinics receive over $300K in grants to address opioid crisis - The State

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:15

The State

Two SC clinics receive over $300K in grants to address opioid crisis
The State
In an attempt to curb the national opioid epidemic, two Rock Hill-based clinics have received federal grants of over $100,000 each. The Affinity Health Center, with sites in Rock Hill, Clover and Fort Mill, received $175,700 in a Health Resources and ...
Feds award $3.6M to Indiana clinics to fight opioid abuseWHIO
Health Centers Receive Millions To Combat Opioid EpidemicIndiana Public Media
Iowa awarded over $2 million for mental health and opioid helpKWQC-TV6
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press -The Recorder -Reading Eagle -Buffalo Business First
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Tomb Of Mayan God-King Containing Jade Burial Mask Hundreds Of Years Old Discovered in Guatemala - Newsweek

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:04

Newsweek

Tomb Of Mayan God-King Containing Jade Burial Mask Hundreds Of Years Old Discovered in Guatemala
Newsweek
Archaeologists in Guatemala have uncovered a jade burial mask over 700-years-old while excavating the tomb of a fouth century king revered in his own time as a god.. The burial chamber, the oldest uncovered in the classic Mayan city of Waka, was ...
Tomb of early classic Maya ruler found in GuatemalaScienceBlog.com (blog)
Painted Jade Mask Discovered in Classic-Era Maya TombArchaeology

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'Liquid' Cats and Old Men's Big Ears: Humorous Research Abounds at the Ig Nobels - Live Science

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 01:55

Live Science

'Liquid' Cats and Old Men's Big Ears: Humorous Research Abounds at the Ig Nobels
Live Science
What brings together Nobel Prize winners, unconventional research, a mini-opera about uncertainty and not one, but two barrages of paper airplanes? The Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony, of course. Credit: M. Weisberger/Live Science. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Many ...
Research on Big Ears, Crocodile Gambling Wins Ig NobelsU.S. News & World Report
Liquid cats, crocodile bets and didgeridoos win Ig Nobel science prizesReuters
Crocodile punter study wins Ig Nobel jackpot for Aussie scientistsABC Online
The Local Switzerland -NEWS.com.au -The Times -The Conversation AU
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Childhood vaccines may go into one jab - BBC News

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 00:13

BBC News

Childhood vaccines may go into one jab
BBC News
A technology that could eventually see every childhood vaccine delivered in a single injection has been developed by US researchers. Their one-shot solution stores the vaccine in microscopic capsules that release the initial dose and then boosters at ...
One vaccine injection could carry many dosesEurekAlert (press release)
The new all in one 'super injection' that delivers several doses of drug all at the same timeDaily Mail

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Health unions send above inflation pay claim to Chancellor Philip Hammond - Times & Star

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 23:33

Times & Star

Health unions send above inflation pay claim to Chancellor Philip Hammond
Times & Star
Leaders of more than a million health workers have submitted an above inflation pay claim directly to the Government, ramping up pressure for an end to years of wage austerity. Fourteen health unions including Unison, the Royal College of Nursing, the ...
Newspaper headlines: Obese cookery classes and green belt threatBBC News
Trade unions: North's NHS workers must get pay risethe Irish News
Government must know it is in the wrong after MPs support pay rise, say unionsNursing Times
The Guardian -Mirror.co.uk -The Sun -BuzzFeed News
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Poor diet is a factor in one in five deaths, global disease study reveals - The Guardian

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 22:30

The Guardian

Poor diet is a factor in one in five deaths, global disease study reveals
The Guardian
Eating foods high in salt raises the risk of an early death, the study says. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA. Health. Poor diet is a factor in one in five deaths, global disease study reveals. Study compiling data from every country finds people are ...
New global study finds countries saving more lives, despite a 'triad of troubles'Medical Xpress
Quantifying the Burden of Global DiseaseDiscover Magazine (blog)
Study finds one-fifth of global deaths last year were linked to poor dietsThe Japan Times
Philly.com -thejournal.ie -CTV News -The Australian
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British mum refuses to send child to daycare centre with overweight staff - Stuff.co.nz

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 21:09

Stuff.co.nz

British mum refuses to send child to daycare centre with overweight staff
Stuff.co.nz
Hilary Freeman has written of the "unease" she felt watching an overweight teacher playing with her two-year-old daughter. (File photo). A British mother is facing backlash after admitting she chose not to send her daughter to a childcare centre ...
A mom refuses to send her daughter to school with 'extremely overweight' teachersINSIDER

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Areas Hit by Hurricanes Prepare for Mosquito Storm - Healthline

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 20:53

Healthline

Areas Hit by Hurricanes Prepare for Mosquito Storm
Healthline
Hurricanes Irma and Harvey blew away many mosquitoes, but standing water left behind provides ideal breeding grounds for these infectious pests. hurricane and mosquito storm. Hurricanes Irma and Harvey left behind devastation in large parts of the ...
Vanderburgh County, Residents Taking Measures Against West Nile VirusTristatehomepage.com
West Nile Virus In Nashville: 11 More Batches Of Mosquitoes Test PositivePatch.com
Two mosquito pools test positive for WNV; Frisco to spray this weekendStar Local Media
Newsday -Santa Rosa Press Democrat -Visalia Times-Delta -Davis Enterprise
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Pharmacist accused of trying to kill mother with repeated insulin injections - New York Daily News

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 19:07

New York Daily News

Pharmacist accused of trying to kill mother with repeated insulin injections
New York Daily News
Donna Horger was arrested and charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person and neglect of care for a dependent person. (Abington Police Department). BY Megan Cerullo. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday ...
DA: Pharmacist Tried to Mercy Kill Mother With Insulin ShotsU.S. News & World Report
Pharmacist charged with attempted homicide in AbingtonMontgomery Newspapers
Pharmacist charged with trying to kill ill mom with insulinJoplin Globe
Daily Mail
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Wonder Woman lives: Viking warrior skeleton identified as female, 128 years after its discovery - Washington Post

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 17:48

Washington Post

Wonder Woman lives: Viking warrior skeleton identified as female, 128 years after its discovery
Washington Post
For more than a century after it was found, a skeleton ensconced in a Viking grave, surrounded by military weapons, was assumed to be that of a battle-hardened man. No more. The warrior was, in fact, female. And not just any female, but a Viking ...
Iconic Viking grave belonged to a female warriorCNN
New evidence of Viking warrior women might not be what it seemsArs Technica
Once this Viking warrior was revealed to be a woman, some began to question her battle bona fidesScience Magazine

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'Rapunzel syndrome' teen dies from eating her own hair - New York Post

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 17:21

New York Post

'Rapunzel syndrome' teen dies from eating her own hair
New York Post
A 16-year-old student in the UK died suddenly while away at college due to an infection caused by a hairball in her stomach. Jasmine Beever, of Skegness, was taken in an ambulance Sept. 7 to the hospital, where staff attempted life-saving resuscitation ...
Teen dies after chewing, sucking on own hairNew Zealand Herald
Girl With 'Rapunzel Syndrome' Dies After Eating Her Own HairThe Epoch Times
British teen with Rapunzel syndrome dies after swallowing part of her hairPulse Headlines
scallywagandvagabond -New York Daily News -NEWS.com.au -JustGiving
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