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Birth control recalled due to packaging error that could lead to unintended pregnancy - Fox 59

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 21:33

Fox 59

Birth control recalled due to packaging error that could lead to unintended pregnancy
Fox 59
A pharmaceutical company is recalling birth control pills nationwide due to a packaging error that could lead to contraceptive failure and unintended pregnancy. Lupin Pharmaceuticals sells the birth control tablets under the name Mibelas 24 Fe. As a ...
Recall: Incorrectly packaged birth control could result in unplanned pregnancyAtlanta Journal Constitution
Birth control pills recalled: Packaging error could cause unplanned pregnancyWFLA
Birth control packing error could lead to accidental pregnancyMy Fox Boston
WWSB ABC 7 -WHDH-TV -FOX 10 News Phoenix -NBC4i.com
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Zika attacks throughout pregnancy, CDC report finds - CNN

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 21:04

CNN

Zika attacks throughout pregnancy, CDC report finds
CNN
(CNN) More than 120 children were born with Zika-related birth defects in the US territories during the 15 months since Zika became a public health concern, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday -- about 5% of all babies ...
Birth Defects Seen in 5 Percent of Zika-Affected Pregnancies in US TerritoriesNBCNews.com
Zika risk for birth defects drops for each trimester, CDC findsWashington Post
CDC Reveals Sharper Numbers Of Zika Birth Defects From US TerritoriesNPR
ABC News -TIME -CIDRAP -Medscape
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Gay Dads show of their cute baby bump on This Morning - The Gay UK

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 18:52

The Gay UK

Gay Dads show of their cute baby bump on This Morning
The Gay UK
Speaking on This Morning, Trystan Reese showed off his cute baby bump even though he's 35 weeks pregnant along with his partner Biff. They spoke about how they were expecting their first biological child. The pair were able to conceive naturally ...
'My body is awesome': Trans man expecting first childCNN

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Study links pesticide used to fight mosquitoes and Zika in Manatee to health impacts in Chinese babies - Bradenton Herald

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 18:13

Bradenton Herald

Study links pesticide used to fight mosquitoes and Zika in Manatee to health impacts in Chinese babies
Bradenton Herald
The pesticide most commonly used in Manatee County against adult mosquitoes has been linked to deficits in motor functions in Chinese babies, according to a new study. Naled, which is used when Manatee County Mosquito Control District sprays by ...
UF researchers design Zika test that gives results in minutesWTSP 10 News
The Latest: When rains end, officials will target mosquitoesMinneapolis Star Tribune
Health District Doing Fogging Operations FridayCBS Las Vegas
OzarksFirst.com -KNPR -North Phoenix News -KLAS-TV
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'My body is awesome': Trans man expecting first child - WDIV Detroit

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 17:13

WDIV Detroit

'My body is awesome': Trans man expecting first child
WDIV Detroit
(CNN) - Like most anyone in their third trimester of pregnancy, Trystan Reese is dealing with cravings and heartburn. But unlike most first-time parents, Reese is a transgender man who is expecting a baby with his partner of seven years, Biff Chaplow.

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Can Fetuses Recognize Faces When They're Still in the Womb? - Gizmodo

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 16:01

Gizmodo

Can Fetuses Recognize Faces When They're Still in the Womb?
Gizmodo
We don't remember what it was like to be a fetus. We don't remember what we heard or smelled, and we certainly don't remember what we saw. So fetuses, their development, and their experiences are a natural curiosity. When and how do fetuses start ...
Womb with a view: Fetuses can recognize faces while still inside momUSA TODAY
Developing fetuses react to face-like shapes from the wombPhys.Org
Fetuses turn to follow face-like shapes while in the wombNew Scientist
The Australian -Cosmos
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Ochsner getting serious about expansion into Baton Rouge market - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 15:28

Ochsner getting serious about expansion into Baton Rouge market
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
Ochsner Health System is announcing details this morning of a major expansion into the Baton Rouge market—a $100 million clinic and “microhospital” that will be located in The Grove, a mixed-use development just off Interstate 10 between Bluebonnet ...

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Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensary's infused pizza a hit - The Cannabist

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 14:31

The Cannabist

Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensary's infused pizza a hit
The Cannabist
QUINCY, Mass. — A Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensary has created a culinary delight for patients who don't want to smoke their pot or eat it in the form of sweets. Quincy-based Ermont Inc. has been selling cannabis-infused pizza for about ...
Like Pizza? Medical Marijuana Dispensary Offering Cannabis-Infused PizzaTech Times

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UT confirms two cases of dog flu in Tennessee - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 13:11

Chattanooga Times Free Press

UT confirms two cases of dog flu in Tennessee
Chattanooga Times Free Press
The Virology Laboratory at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine has confirmed two cases of influenza in dogs in the Knoxville area. Testing will be done to determine if it is H3N2 influenza, which was recently found in Georgia and ...
Highly contagious dog flu reported in SCThe State
Canine influenza kills 2 NC dogsWCNC
Increasing Georgia cases of dog flu traced to show at Perry AgricenterThe Telegraph
WJCL News -Navarre Press
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Yemen cholera cases pass 100000 amid 'unprecedented' epidemic - BBC News

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 12:50

BBC News

Yemen cholera cases pass 100000 amid 'unprecedented' epidemic
BBC News
The number of suspected cases of cholera resulting from a severe outbreak in Yemen has passed 100,000, the World Health Organization says. A total of 798 deaths associated with the disease have been recorded in 19 out of 22 provinces since 27 April.
Cholera has killed 746 in war-torn Yemen, health official saysChicago Tribune
Yemen cholera cases pass the 100000 mark: WHONew York Daily News
Feature: Yemen fights deadly cholera disease during time of war, blockadeXinhua
Daily Mail -The American Conservative -teleSUR English
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Your gut bacteria determines if white bread is bad for you - study - Stuff.co.nz

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 00:49

Your gut bacteria determines if white bread is bad for you - study
Stuff.co.nz
Wholegrain, wholemeal, white. In that order, we believe these are the breads from healthiest to unhealthiest. But new Israeli research published in Cell Metabolism journal has found that white isn't necessarily the worst. In fact, for some people it ...

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Brain Patterns at 6 Months Predict Autism in High-Risk Infants - Medscape

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 21:56

Medscape

Brain Patterns at 6 Months Predict Autism in High-Risk Infants
Medscape
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies of brain connectivity in 6-month-old infants at high risk for autism successfully identified 9 of 11 babies who went on to be diagnosed with the disorder at 24 months of age, according to findings published ...
Autism Detectable In Infants, Study SuggestsDisability Scoop
Scientists Are Now Using AI to Predict Autism in InfantsGizmodo
AI Predicts Autism Based on Infant Brain ScansLive Science
Scientific American -National Institutes of Health (press release) -HealthDay -New Scientist
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Skokie mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 21:47

CBS Las Vegas

Skokie mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus
Chicago Tribune
A mosquito pool in Skokie tested positive for West Nile virus this week for the first time this year, according to the Skokie Health Department. Health officials said there have been no human cases reported so far this year, but cautioned that "this ...
Las Vegas Mosquitoes Testing Positive for West Nile VirusU.S. News & World Report
New test for Zika could help mosquito control effortsTCPalm
Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in valleyLas Vegas Sun
Infection Control Today -Beloit Daily News -Las Vegas Review-Journal -KY3
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Four-year-old boy tragically drowns ONE WEEK after going swimming in rare dry-drowning case - Daily Mail

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 21:41

Daily Mail

Four-year-old boy tragically drowns ONE WEEK after going swimming in rare dry-drowning case
Daily Mail
A Texas couple are struggling to deal with their four-year-old son's death from a rare medical condition that caused him to drown a week after going swimming. Francisco Delgado III, known as Baby Frankie to his parents, went swimming with his family at ...
4-year-old boy dies from apparent 'dry drowning' days after going swimmingFOX31 Denver
Texas family warns of 'dry drowning' after son dies days after swimmingKARE
Texas 4-year-old dies of 'dry drowning' days after swim tripFort Worth Star Telegram
Cosmopolitan.com -wtvr.com -Sky News -kiiitv.com
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Some Small Tumors In Breasts May Not Be So Bad After All - NPR

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 21:01

NPR

Some Small Tumors In Breasts May Not Be So Bad After All
NPR
Scientists say they may have solved a big medical mystery: why mammograms don't save more lives. A study involving thousands of breast cancer cases, released Wednesday, concludes that a significant proportion of tumors detected through mammography ...
New hope in treatment of aggressive breast cancerHerald Sun
Small breast cancers may be overdiagnosed because they are 'fundamentally different'Healio
New treatment hope for women with BRCA1 breast cancersEurekAlert (press release)
New Haven Register -Cancer Research UK -The Spokesman-Review -News-Medical.net
all 21 news articles »
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Advocate of abstinence-only sex education gets high HHS post - Washington Post

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 20:52

Washington Post

Advocate of abstinence-only sex education gets high HHS post
Washington Post
NEW YORK — A prominent leader of the abstinence-only sex education movement has been appointed to a senior position at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, joining several other social conservative activists in the leadership ranks at ...
President Who Bragged About Extramarital Sex Appoints Top Abstinence Advocate to HHSSlate Magazine (blog)
Abstinence-Only Champion Appointed To Health And Human ServicesVocativ
Abstinence Education Advocate Valerie Huber Was Just Appointed to Health and Human ServicesGlamour
Romper -Yahoo Health
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Drinking non-cow milk linked to shorter kids, study suggests - CNN

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:08

CNN

Drinking non-cow milk linked to shorter kids, study suggests
CNN
(CNN) Children who drink dairy alternatives like soy, almond or rice milks are slightly shorter than their peers who drink cow's milk, according to a new study. The study, published Wednesday in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, found that ...
Drinking non-cow's milk associated with lower height in childrenEurekAlert (press release)
Toddlers Who Drink Cow's Milk Alternatives May Be ShorterHealthDay
Children who drink soya milk are shorter, scientists warn on fadsTelegraph.co.uk
CTV News -Newsweek -Daily Mail
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Florida woman breaks county record with 13 pound, 5 ounce baby - USA TODAY

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 15:40

USA TODAY

Florida woman breaks county record with 13 pound, 5 ounce baby
USA TODAY
As Chrissy Corbitt was in the delivery room of the Orange Park Medical Center, doctors and hospital personnel laughed and began throwing out numbers. “Fifteen pounds,” one person said. “Fourteen-point-five,” another chimed in. When baby Carleigh ...
Florida woman births 13 pound, 5 ounce baby: 'It looked like they pulled a toddler out'Chicago Tribune
Florida woman gives birth to 13.5-pound babyFOX31 Denver
Mom gives birth to 13-pound baby: 'It was like I delivered a toddler'WDIV Detroit
CBS Philly -India.com -Fox News -myfox8.com
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Police at Risk for Accidental Opioid Overdoses - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 12:35

U.S. News & World Report

Police at Risk for Accidental Opioid Overdoses
U.S. News & World Report
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is warning of a new problem presented by the nation's opioid epidemic: the threat of law enforcement officers accidentally overdosing. | June 6, 2017, at 3:30 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel.
DOJ: Drug Overdose Now Leading Cause of Death for Americans Under 50Breitbart News
Dangerous Drug Fentanyl Responsible for 20 Deaths in San Diego County in 2017: MENBC Southern California
First responders concerned about fentanyl exposureWBAL Baltimore
CNSNews.com -NBCNews.com -Washington Times -Fox News
all 33 news articles »
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Fentanyl-related deaths spiking in RI, studies say - The Providence Journal

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 04:01

The Providence Journal

Fentanyl-related deaths spiking in RI, studies say
The Providence Journal
Two new research studies published this month in the International Journal of Drug Policy offer fresh evidence of how the powerful synthetic opioid has infected the drug supply in Rhode Island. By Lynn Arditi Journal staff writer lynnarditi. PROVIDENCE ...
Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in stateWashington Times
More US Drug Deaths in 2016 Than Ever BeforeVoice of America
Emotions run strong at forum on opioid abuseThe Commercial Appeal
WIBW -Truthdig -The Japan Times -WBIR-TV
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