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Flattening The 'Mummy Tummy' With 1 Exercise, 10 Minutes A Day - NPR

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 08:50

NPR

Flattening The 'Mummy Tummy' With 1 Exercise, 10 Minutes A Day
NPR
I admit it. I have a "mummy tummy," also known as "mommy pooch." You know, that soft, jelly belly you retain after having a baby — it makes you look a few months pregnant. I've tried to convince myself that the pooch is a valiant badge of motherhood ...

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Put children on social media diet, parents told - Independent Online

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 08:43

Independent Online

Put children on social media diet, parents told
Independent Online
YOUNGSTERS should not be allowed to 'gorge' on social media, the Children's Commissioner for England said yesterday. Anne Longfield urged parents to take the issue as seriously as they would junk food. Her warning came at the launch of Digital 5 a Day ...
Digital 5 A Day for kidsWebMD.Boots.com
Children consuming online time 'like junk food'BBC News
Social media bingeing 'as bad as junk food' for children, parents warnedThe Independent
Telegraph.co.uk -Sky News -Belfast Telegraph -Hindustan Times
all 36 news articles »Google News
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Australian teenager in hospital after sea bug attack - BBC News

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 08:21

BBC News

Australian teenager in hospital after sea bug attack
BBC News
An Australian teenager is recovering in hospital after being bitten by multiple "mite-sized sea critters". Sam Kanizay, 16, found his feet and ankles covered in blood after soaking his legs in Melbourne's Brighton Beach on Saturday evening. Jarrod ...
Mysterious Sea Creatures in Australia Chew Up Teenager's LegsNew York Times
Australian teen's feet bloodied by mystery sea creaturesUSA TODAY
Teenage boy left with 'profusely bleeding legs' after being eaten by 'tiny sea creatures'The Independent
KOKI FOX 23 -Stuff.co.nz -Perth Now -Metro
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Paralysis doesn't keep Harmony man from doing his work - Washington Times

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 05:06

Paralysis doesn't keep Harmony man from doing his work
Washington Times
HARMONY, Minn. (AP) - When John Whalen began experiencing numbness in his legs nine years ago, he thought it might be due to an earlier back surgery. However, tests showed a blockage and doctors recommended surgery to remove a tumor on his ...

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Troops at risk for suicide not getting needed care, report finds - USA TODAY

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 04:01

USA TODAY

Troops at risk for suicide not getting needed care, report finds
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — Pentagon health care providers failed to perform critical follow-up for many troops diagnosed with depression and post-traumatic stress syndrome who also were at high risk for suicide, according to a new study released Monday by the ...
Report: Pentagon not providing adequate care to troops at risk of suicideStars and Stripes
Pentagon PTSD: Suicide-Risk Troops Not Getting Help?Newsmax

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Nurses Plan Picket Outside Baystate Health Headquarters - U.S. News & World Report

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 20:56

wwlp.com

Nurses Plan Picket Outside Baystate Health Headquarters
U.S. News & World Report
Nurses at two western Massachusetts hospitals are planning an informational picket outside their parent company's corporate headquarters. Aug. 6, 2017, at 4:43 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Nurses Plan Picket Outside Baystate ...
Nurses to picket two Western Mass. hospitalsThe Boston Globe

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Wife seeks answers after vet's fentanyl death at VA hospital - Washington Times

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 20:30

WCVB Boston

Wife seeks answers after vet's fentanyl death at VA hospital
Washington Times
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) - The wife of a Marine Corps veteran says she's still seeking answers six months after her husband fatally overdosed on synthetic opioid fentanyl at a Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Massachusetts. Mississippi resident Jamie-Lee ...
Wife Of Deceased Marine Vet Says VA Promised Her He Wouldn't OverdoseThe Daily Caller
Wife wants answers after veteran's overdose at Brockton VAWCVB Boston

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Aamir, Kiran swine flu's latest victims - The Hindu

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 16:27

The Hindu

Aamir, Kiran swine flu's latest victims
The Hindu
Actor Aamir Khan, and film producer and director Kiran Rao. A file photo. | Photo Credit: PTI. Special Correspondent. Mumbai, August 06, 2017 21:56 IST. Updated: August 06, 2017 21:56 IST. more-in. Swine Flu ...
Lucknow records 23 swine flu cases on Sunday, highest since JanuaryTimes of India
13 Dead as Swine Flu Spreads in MyanmarNetralnews
2 more test positive for H1N1; no. of cases now 34 in OdishaKalinga TV
The Indian Express -Odisha Sun Times -News18 -The New Indian Express
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Growing bear population means thousands more teeth to sort - ABC News

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 15:11

Growing bear population means thousands more teeth to sort
ABC News
This Thursday, Aug 3, 2017, photo provided by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Division taken in Bangor, Maine, shows the tooth that is extracted from bears that are harvested by hunters in Maine. The growth of the bear population in ...

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Growing bear population means thousands more teeth to sort - Washington Post

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 15:09

Washington Post

Growing bear population means thousands more teeth to sort
Washington Post
BRIDGTON, Maine — Carolyn Nistler is at the forefront of a boom in a resource that plays a key role in the management of American wildlife: bear teeth. Nistler, owner of a Montana lab, and others are sorting through a windfall of teeth taken from ...

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Suicide Rate For Teenage Girls Reaches 40-Year High: Why Are Teen Suicides In US At Troubling Levels? - The Inquisitr

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 14:25

The Inquisitr

Suicide Rate For Teenage Girls Reaches 40-Year High: Why Are Teen Suicides In US At Troubling Levels?
The Inquisitr
New statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have revealed some alarming trends — the suicide rate for teenage girls are now at record-high levels, with the rate of teenage boys killing themselves also up significantly over ...
Suicide Rates Hit Record High For Teenage GirlsImmortal News
Suicide rates down among most groups in IsraelThe Jerusalem Post
Teen Suicide RatesPA home page
Merinews -Englewood Herald
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The War Against 'Goat Plague' - NPR

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 11:01

NPR

The War Against 'Goat Plague'
NPR
If you're a goat, you sure don't want to catch "goat plague." The same goes for sheep along with wild animals that are at risk, like antelope and camels. The proper name for the virus is "peste des petits ruminants" and it is indeed a pestilence ...

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Acid Attacks On The Rise In The UK - NPR

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 11:01

NPR

Acid Attacks On The Rise In The UK
NPR
Samir Hussain's life changed in 2015, just after he and a friend left a movie theater in Crawley, a town south of London. A gang of strangers, all men, had harassed them during the show and tried to start a fight outside Hussain's car. He noticed that ...

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Social isolation, loneliness could be greater threat to public health than obesity, researchers say - Medical Xpress

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 07:10

Medical Xpress

Social isolation, loneliness could be greater threat to public health than obesity, researchers say
Medical Xpress
Loneliness and social isolation may represent a greater public health hazard than obesity, and their impact has been growing and will continue to grow, according to research presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological ...
Loneliness is greater threat to health than obesityPatheos (blog)
Loneliness a bigger killer than obesity, say researchersMedical News Today
Loneliness and social isolation will kill you much earlier compared to sociable individuals, suggest studiesNews Nation
Financial Express -Medical Daily -Deccan Herald -Study Finds
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Low-nicotine cigarettes: misperceptions may not lessen benefits - Business Insider

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 04:13

World Report Now

Low-nicotine cigarettes: misperceptions may not lessen benefits
Business Insider
(Reuters Health) - When cigarettes contain less nicotine, smokers see them as safer, because they equate the stimulant with smoking-related diseases. But that misperception doesn't cancel out the potential benefits of low-nicotine cigarettes, a new ...
The FDA just unveiled one of the most important public-health initiatives of the centuryWashington Post
FDA Could Limit Nicotine in CigarettesKFDX
GUEST EDITORIAL: FDA takes measured approach on nicotine addictionGlens Falls Post-Star
Daily Star -Globalnews.ca -Kearney Hub -San Mateo Daily Journal
all 27 news articles »Google News
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Wife wants answers after vet's OD death at Brockton VA - Enterprise News

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 01:39

Enterprise News

Wife wants answers after vet's OD death at Brockton VA
Enterprise News
Marine Corps veteran Hank Brandon Lee was found unresponsive in his room and was later pronounced dead at Good Samaritan Medical Center on March 4. He had overdosed on fentanyl, a powerful synthetic painkiller, according to his death certificate.

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Rarely seen bobcat kitten rescued by hikers - KOCO Oklahoma City

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 16:47

KOCO Oklahoma City

Rarely seen bobcat kitten rescued by hikers
KOCO Oklahoma City
Juvenile bobcats seldom leave their dens or mothers, which makes a hiker's discovery of a kitten, alone on a trail near north of San Francisco, all the more startling. "Very young bobcats are hardly ever seen by humans," wrote Alison Hermance, director ...
Hiker rescues young bobcat in Marin CountyKTVU San Francisco

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Thousands gather to advocate breast-feeding at ASEAN forum - CNN

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 15:42

CNN

Thousands gather to advocate breast-feeding at ASEAN forum
CNN
(CNN) Thousands of Filipino mothers gathered Saturday to breast-feed their babies together on the sidelines of the 50th Association of Southeast Asian Nations Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Manila. More than 2,000 mothers took part in the event, which ...
News flash: What and how my baby eats is none of your businessBabyCenter (blog)
When it comes to breastfeeding, I'm one of the lucky onesDesMoinesRegister.com
Moms Breastfeed On The Subway To Celebrate World Breastfeeding WeekGothamist
Firstpost -Hindustan Times -Jamaica Observer -The Oshkosh Northwestern
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Police: 3 officers examined for drug exposure after crash - Washington Times

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 15:09

Boston Herald

Police: 3 officers examined for drug exposure after crash
Washington Times
CHELSEA, Mass. (AP) - Police in Massachusetts say three responding officers were taken to a hospital for possible exposure to synthetic opioid fentanyl after three other men apparently overdosed in a vehicle before it crashed. Chelsea Police Chief ...
Massachusetts officers taken to hospital after responding to fentanyl ODWPXI Pittsburgh
Chelsea officers taken to hospital after responding to overdosesWHDH-TV
Fentanyl suspected as cops at OD crash site hospitalizedBoston Herald
NECN -NBC Boston -WCVB Boston -CBS Boston / WBZ
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Charlie Gard Case: British hospital worker protects staff - Week Facts

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 13:58

Week Facts

Charlie Gard Case: British hospital worker protects staff
Week Facts
An individual from the medical team that treated Charlie Gard has protects the care they gave the British baby who died of an rare genetic disease while reprimanding political and religious pioneers for delaying the family's affliction by interceding ...
British hospital worker defends staff in Charlie Gard caseFox News
Charlie Gard's doctor said his life became a 'soap opera'Buzz.ie

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