Health workers in Sierra Leone have come under attack while trying to bury the bodies of five Ebola victims east of the capital, a police official said.
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The first dose of antidepressants a patient takes causes immediate, noticeable effects. Continued use over a matter of even a few weeks causes drastic changes in brain chemistry according to new research published in the journal Current Biology.
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Angelina Jolie's surprise announcement last year that she had undergone a preventative double mastectomy has helped double referrals for genetic breast cancer tests.
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A Pennsylvania boy is getting to know a new family as his mother enters hospice care in her losing battle to cancer. When Tricia Somers, 45, found out her liver cancer was terminal in March, the single mother had no idea who would take care of her 8-year-old ...
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Turns out there is, if what you're after is birth control or a test for a sexually transmitted infection. In the latest example of fast-growing "telemedicine," video conferencing that virtually extends medical expertise, Planned Parenthood is rolling out a pilot project ...
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Walk to End Alzheimer's in Logan seeks to raise funds and awareness for the disease. Melissa Lee The Alzheimer's Association.
Tangle, a cocker spaniel, attempts to sniff out bladder cancer from a patients' University of Sydney research suggests that dogs may be naturally disposed towards pessimism or optimism.
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Ovarian cancer, the eighth most commonly diagnosed and the fifth most common cause of cancer death for women in the United States , is sometimes called a “silent killer.
PORTSMOUTH - A severe respiratory illness is appearing in the country at an alarming rate, affecting primarily children and resulting in an increase of hospital admissions.
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The first West Nile deaths are being reported in Illinois. Two people from northern Illinois who tested positive for the virus have died.
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CURWENSVILLE - As part of a recent pep assembly, the Curwensville Area High School administration and varsity coaching staff took part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in order to raise money and awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known ...
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A new study has revealed that migraine suffers may be at greater risk for developing Parkinson's disease or other movement disorders later in life.
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Humans and monkeys are the only known animals that are willing to be disadvantaged for the sake of equality albeit such trait is driven by selfish motivation.
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People suffering symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have an increased likelihood of developing a food addiction, particularly when these symptoms occur at an earlier age.
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Eli Lilly announced it had received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Trulicity is latest treatment for adults who suffer from type 2 diabetes.
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The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department is encouraging the public to responsibly dispose of unneeded or expired prescription drugs from 10 a.m.
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“There's no way to get the flu from the flu shot,” Amy Martin said. “It's not a virus. It's not active.” Martin, pharmacy clinical manager at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler, emphasized the importance for everyone to get the flu shot while it is available.
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Start of the one mile walk in the 2013 Portland Race For The Cure. (The Oregonian). Print · JoLene Krawczak | jkrawczak@oregonian.
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Tips on how to make home environment more bearable for those allergic to dust mites. Loading… Post to Facebook. Help loved ones with indoor allergies breathe easier Tips on how to make home environment more bearable for those allergic to dust mites.
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