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  1. AstraZeneca plots China robot offensive to counter price cutsWed, 19 Sep 2018 01:08:52 -0400
    With smart cancer diagnostics, one-stop-shop diabetes kits and AI systems to improve ambulance pick-ups for patients with chest pain, AstraZeneca aims to move from simply supplying drugs to become a broad healthcare provider in China. More...
  2. Bayer's Monsanto asks U.S. court to toss $289 million glyphosate verdictWed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00:41 -0400
    Bayer AG unit Monsanto on Tuesday asked a California judge to throw out a $289 million jury verdict awarded to a man who alleged the company's glyphosate-based weed-killers, including Roundup, gave him cancer. More...
  3. Chemical in cigarette smoke may damage important aspect of visionTue, 18 Sep 2018 17:29:52 -0400
    (Reuters Health) - Exposure to a chemical in tobacco smoke could make it more difficult for people to see in low-contrast conditions, such as low light, fog or glare, a new study suggests. More...
  4. Women's sexual health after menopause may be best treated by gynecologistsTue, 18 Sep 2018 16:42:52 -0400
    (Reuters Health) - Postmenopausal women who experience problems like vaginal dryness, painful intercourse or urinary incontinence may want to see a gynecologist instead of a primary care provider for help, a recent study suggests. More...
  5. South Africa's highest court gives green light to private use of cannabisTue, 18 Sep 2018 16:15:10 -0400
    South Africa's highest court on Tuesday allowed the private use of marijuana, upholding a lower court's ruling that found the criminalization of cannabis was unconstitutional. More...
  6. California insurance regulator sues AbbVie alleging Humira kickbacksTue, 18 Sep 2018 15:39:42 -0400
    Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones on Tuesday filed a complaint on behalf of the State of California against AbbVie Inc, alleging the drugmaker gave illegal kickbacks to healthcare providers to prescribe its blockbuster drug, Humira. More...
  7. U.S. doctors recommend behavior changes to prevent obesity-related health issuesTue, 18 Sep 2018 15:35:36 -0400
    (Reuters Health) - For preventing health problems in obese patients, intensive behavioral interventions focused on improving things like eating and exercise habits may be the best prescription, U.S. doctors advise. More...
  8. U.S. judge dismisses concussions lawsuits against World WrestlingTue, 18 Sep 2018 15:13:16 -0400
    A federal judge has dismissed lawsuits by dozens of former professional wrestlers who accused World Wrestling Entertainment Inc of failing to protect them from concussions and other head trauma, including chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). More...
  9. France's Lactalis gets go-ahead to reopen plant after tainted milk scandalTue, 18 Sep 2018 14:22:11 -0400
    French authorities have given dairy giant Lactalis permission to resume selling baby milk from a factory that was closed after salmonella-contaminated milk produced there infected dozens of babies, the government said on Tuesday. More...
  10. Clovis Oncology, execs to pay $20 million to settle SEC chargesTue, 18 Sep 2018 14:12:30 -0400
    U.S. biotechnology company Clovis Oncology Inc and its Chief Executive Patrick Mahaffy and former CFO Erle Mast, will pay more than $20 million to settle charges of misleading investors about the efficacy of a cancer drug, the top U.S. securities regulator said on Tuesday. More...
Health
  1. Alcohol, mortality, and cancer risk: Is moderation key?Thu, 21 Jun 2018 06:24:00 EST
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  2. Labor Dept. Issues Final Rule on Association Health PlansWed, 20 Jun 2018 21:25:16 EST
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  3. Trump unveils new health plan; Democrats call it 'junk insurance'Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:46:39 EST
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  4. Grab summer's chance to eat healthy without breaking the bankTue, 19 Jun 2018 18:40:18 EST
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  5. Smoking rate in U.S. hits all-time low, CDC saysTue, 19 Jun 2018 06:40:03 EST
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  6. World Health Organization adds gaming disorder to disease classificationsMon, 18 Jun 2018 18:04:56 EST
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  7. Breaking These Health Rules Can Lead to an Early DeathMon, 18 Jun 2018 06:38:27 EST
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  8. Green tea compound may protect heart healthSun, 17 Jun 2018 16:20:30 EST
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  9. 'Health inspector' targets black family at pool with outburst over 'diseases'Fri, 15 Jun 2018 08:03:50 EST
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  10. Will you catch the flu? Answer could be in your bloodFri, 15 Jun 2018 07:59:16 EST
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Fox Health
  1. Michigan resident infected with deadly mosquito-borne illness, health officials sayTue, 18 Sep 2018 20:39:00 GMT
    For the first time since 2016, a Michigan resident has been diagnosed with a case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), a mosquito-borne virus that can lead to lasting brain damage and even death, the states Department of Health and Human Services said in a Monday statement. More...
  2. Minnesota health department reports 'third travel-related case of measles' in less than 6 weeksTue, 18 Sep 2018 20:00:00 GMT
    Minnesota travelers, be alert health officials have a message for you: be on the lookout for measles symptoms. More...
  3. Texas couple stung by hundreds of bees outside homeTue, 18 Sep 2018 18:38:00 GMT
    A Texas man is recovering after spending three days in the intensive care unit after he was stung by about 600 Africanized bees outside of his home. More...
  4. 4 little girls who beat cancer reunite at hospital for touching photoTue, 18 Sep 2018 16:01:00 GMT
    Four little girls who all faced cancer together at Johns Hopkins All Childrens Hospital in Florida reunited last week to pose for a monumental photo. More...
  5. Syphilis cases up 44 percent in California countyTue, 18 Sep 2018 14:58:00 GMT
    Health officials are attempting to combat a record-high number of syphilis cases in San Joaquin County after the area saw a 44 percent increase from 2016 to 2017, making it the second highest in the state. More...
  6. California boy, 1, bitten by rattlesnake at daycare, dad claimsTue, 18 Sep 2018 13:11:00 GMT
    A 15-month old boy is home and recovering after a rattlesnake managed to sneak into his San Diego daycare and bite him on the hand. More...
  7. Virginia woman severely burned in vape device explosion: reportTue, 18 Sep 2018 12:32:00 GMT
    It was like a big smoke bomb went off. More...
  8. Turmeric behind woman's liver problems?Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:00:00 GMT
    Turmeric supplements are popular these days, but for one woman in Arizona, taking a turmeric supplement may have triggered an uncommon liver problem, according to a new report of the case. More...
  9. Overdose deaths up in NYC; fentanyl most common substance identified, report saysMon, 17 Sep 2018 21:00:00 GMT
    In the countrys largest city, confirmed drug overdose deaths are up over a year ago and still at epidemic levels but the rate of deaths has slowed down, according to a report Monday. More...
  10. Baby-aspirin risks overwhelm benefits in healthy elderlyMon, 17 Sep 2018 17:18:00 GMT
    In healthy elderly people who never had a heart attack, the widespread practice of taking a baby aspirin every day may do more harm than good, according to a U.S.-Australian study of more than 19,000 volunteers. More...
Weight Loss
  1. Elle Macpherson under fire for 'beach body' summer weight loss adviceThu, 21 Jun 2018 06:25:55 EST
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  2. For obese people with a common joint disorder, weight loss can lead ...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 21:26:27 EST
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  3. Elmhurst Hospital patients weight-loss journey started by accidentWed, 20 Jun 2018 06:48:07 EST
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  4. Weight Loss May Reduce Pain Caused Due To Osteoarthritis: 5 Diet ...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:42:05 EST
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  5. If Your Weight-Loss Progress Has Hit a Wall, It's Time to Do These 5 ThingsTue, 19 Jun 2018 06:41:22 EST
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  6. This Doctor Reveals 1 Reason to Go Keto and It's Not Weight LossMon, 18 Jun 2018 18:06:29 EST
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  7. Exactly How This Crazy-Busy Mom Lost 50 Pounds In 6 MonthsMon, 18 Jun 2018 06:39:49 EST
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  8. Adolescents Who Consume Diet High in Saturated Fats May Develop Poor Stress SkillsSun, 17 Jun 2018 16:23:33 EST
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  9. Do These 9 Things to Overcome a Weight-Loss PlateauFri, 15 Jun 2018 08:08:10 EST
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  10. Polk woman accused of posing as nurseThu, 14 Jun 2018 18:39:27 EST
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