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Processed foods may be addictive, ‘landmark’ study claims

Anyone who’s ever pulled open a bag of potato chips knows how hard it can be to set it aside unfinished. Continue reading

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Pakistan doctor accused of infecting more than 400 babies and children with HIV

A destitute village in Pakistan’s south has been forced into a mode of panic and fear after more than 500 people – overwhelmingly children – tested positive for HIV, in an epidemic officials are attributing to a single pediatrician. Continue reading

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Exclusive: U.S. drug czar to travel to China to press government to stop fentanyl trafficking

U.S. drug czar James Carroll says he will be traveling to China by year’s end to inspect their efforts to crack down on fentanyl manufacturers and press them to do more. Continue reading

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Hospital staff find themselves on the front lines of war on human trafficking

Delaware hospitals are joining forces to combat human trafficking. Continue reading

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Former federal prosecutor on Alabama law: Abortion will ‘clearly’ be issue in 2020

In response to the controversy surrounding Alabama’s recent law outlawing abortion, Former Whitewater Independent Counsel Robert Ray said that the issue will be a divisive issue ahead of the 2020 presidential election. Continue reading

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Virginia VA hospital evacuated for ‘unknown chemical odor’ that turns out to be urine sample

A building at a veterans hospital in Virginia was evacuated on Wednesday after an “unknown chemical odor” — that later turned out to be urine — panicked officials. Continue reading

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Turkey crackdown leaves terminally-ill patients banned from seeking health care abroad

Since the failed coup attempt in July 2016, hundreds of thousands of Turkish citizens have – often unknowingly – had their passports rescinded and have subsequently been barred from leaving the country for undetermined stretches of time, or have been b… Continue reading

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Japan companies aim to boost productivity by hiring non-smokers

A growing number of Japan-based businesses taking stronger action to promote health and wellness among employees as well as boost productivity by going as far as hiring non-smokers to new positions, a report says. Continue reading

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Gregory Angelo: Trump is on track for lasting legacy as president who ended AIDS in America

President Trump is continuing in the tradition of compassionate GOP leaders who understand the suffering endured by those contending with HIV. Continue reading

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Iowa health officials confirm ‘multiple cases’ of bacterial disease that can spread from dogs to humans

“Multiple cases” of a bacterial disease that can be spread from dogs to humans have been confirmed in Iowa, according to health officials. Continue reading

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New York Mets legend and 1969 ‘Miracle Met’ undergoes life-saving kidney transplant: ‘It’s another miracle for myself’

A key member of the 1969 miracle New York Mets says he is looking forward to the team’s 50th-anniversary celebration next month following a life-saving kidney transplant that was part of a donation chain. Continue reading

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Mick Jagger enjoys day out with daughters one month after heart surgery

Mick Jagger is recuperating after heart surgery and what better to spend the day than with two of his children. Continue reading

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Sally Pipes: Bernie Sanders is no magician when it comes to health care

If voters fall for Bernie’s single-payer tricks, they’ll find themselves saddled with higher taxes and lower-quality care. Continue reading

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More states push for tossing religious exemptions for vaccinations

Connecticut and Alabama are the latest of more than a dozen states to consider tightening their vaccine rules for kids, in response to the worst measles outbreak in more than 25 years. Continue reading

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Tourist, 24, dies from rabies after helping stray dog in the Philippines

A Norwegian woman who recently traveled to the Philippines for a vacation with friends died following her return after contracting rabies from a stray dog. Continue reading

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Florida boy with cancer must continue chemo despite parents’ wishes to use cannabis therapy, court rules

A 3-year-old Florida boy with leukemia was ordered Wednesday to continue his chemotherapy treatments despite his parents wishes that he undergo cannabis therapy and other herbal remedies. Continue reading

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Attacks on health care facilities, dire security concerns escalating latest Ebola outbreak

Continued attacks on Ebola treatment facilities and medical professionals have many fearing the outbreak in the DRC could morph into another global catastrophe. Continue reading

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University of Georgia sprinter impaled by javelin expected to make full recovery, school says

A track and field athlete at the University of Georgia is expected to make a full recovery after officials said he was impaled by a javelin during practice. Continue reading

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Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat drug addicts

The treatment — deep brain stimulation — has long been used for movement disorders like Parkinson’s. Now, the first clinical trial of DBS for methamphetamine addiction is being conducted at Shanghai’s Ruijin Hospital, along with trials for opioid addic… Continue reading

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How a Memphis heart surgeon is saving babies and changing perceptions of America – Taliban included

When he isn’t smoking cigars and laying low in his native of Memphis, Tennessee, pediatric cardiac surgeon Dr. William Novick is battling bombs and bureaucracy in some of the most dangerous frontlines of the world. And now he is at the forefront in pro… Continue reading

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