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Embrace Kids Foundation Chair in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Proposed at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey - Newswise (press release)

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:37

Embrace Kids Foundation Chair in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Proposed at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — New Brunswick, N.J., April 10, 2018 – With an aim to propel precision medicine and other cutting-edge research to better inform treatment decisions for the youngest of patients, nationally distinguished pediatric hematology/oncology leader ...

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Which is healthier: A hot dog or hamburger? - NBCNews.com

Nutrition - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:31

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Which is healthier: A hot dog or hamburger?
NBCNews.com
Though nutrition and medical experts may dispute the healthfulness of certain foods or nutrients, processed meats are one of the very few foods that have been definitively linked to cancer. The International Agency for Research on Cancer classifies ...

Alcoholism is a moral question whose cure is beyond polygamy - Daily Nation

Alcoholism - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:27

Alcoholism is a moral question whose cure is beyond polygamy
Daily Nation
Angered by alarmingly high levels of alcoholism, which has decreased birth rates in central Kenya, Kiambu Woman Rep asked rich able men to adopt polygamy. PHOTO | FILE. In Summary. Beer was (and still is) sacred in some communities as libations are ...

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How to Think About ADHD - Psychology Today (blog)

ADHD - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:26

Psychology Today (blog)

How to Think About ADHD
Psychology Today (blog)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) involves a biological (usually genetic) set of traits that interfere with executive functioning (including self-regulation) found in roughly 8% of boys, 3% of girls, 5% of men, and 2% of women. “Disorder ...

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Despite risks, some Minnesotans want their water 'raw' - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Fluoridation - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:20

Despite risks, some Minnesotans want their water 'raw'
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
Raw water fans say they avoid municipal water — or “dead water,” as some call it — because they want water free of the chlorine and fluoride often added to tap water. Some argue that raw water has healthy bacteria. “They're nut cases. You can quote ...

What Is Bipolar Disorder? - The Morning News

Bipolar - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:18

The Morning News

What Is Bipolar Disorder?
The Morning News
Bipolar disorder is one of the most confusing types of mental health disorders and affects more than three million people in the United States. That is close to two percent of Americans 18 and older who suffer from this debilitating and life-changing ...
GDF-15 Levels: Examining Premature Aging in Bipolar DisorderPsychiatry Advisor

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Sheriff: 5 to 8 heroin addicts booked in Chesterfield jail every day - wtvr.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2018-04-10 13:16

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Sheriff: 5 to 8 heroin addicts booked in Chesterfield jail every day
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I thought, 'Oh my god, I'm a pill head. I'm a junky,'" he described. Warren then sought out illegal substances - not to get a high he said - but to avoid the withdrawal symptoms. He found himself in trouble with the law and now sits inside Chesterfield ...

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Gene That Helps Brain Regions Communicate May Be Linked to ADHD, Study Finds - ADDitude

ADHD - Tue, 2018-04-10 12:51

ADDitude

Gene That Helps Brain Regions Communicate May Be Linked to ADHD, Study Finds
ADDitude
New research identifies a critical gene, known as ErbB4, as a major factor influencing the attention-related symptoms of attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD), schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder. The study, published last ...

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AP Was There: The 1993 uprising at Lucasville, Ohio, prison - WTOP

Vaccines and Vaccination - Tue, 2018-04-10 12:43

WTOP

AP Was There: The 1993 uprising at Lucasville, Ohio, prison
WTOP
“The inmates in the yard did not want to be involved so there was little to no resistance,” Kornegay said. No shots were fired, she added. An inmate and the released officer had been injured, apparently in the melee earlier. The extent of their ...

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PCOS Affects Women's Mental Health and Baby's Risk for ADHD and Autism - Everyday Health, Inc. (blog)

ADHD - Tue, 2018-04-10 12:37

Everyday Health, Inc. (blog)

PCOS Affects Women's Mental Health and Baby's Risk for ADHD and Autism
Everyday Health, Inc. (blog)
April 10, 2018. Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are more likely to suffer from mental health disorders, according to a new study. The research also suggests that children of moms with PCOS may have a slight increased risk of developing ...
Women with PCOS Face Increased Mental Health RisksMD Magazine
Large-Scale Study Links PCOS to Mental Health DisordersNewswise (press release)

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Lyme Epidemic Spreads Worse Than Ever - EcoWatch

Athritis - Tue, 2018-04-10 12:15

EcoWatch

Lyme Epidemic Spreads Worse Than Ever
EcoWatch
As Lyme moves into new communities, residents often don't know how to protect themselves, and local doctors aren't always familiar with the symptoms and best treatment practices. On top of that, bad advice on how to treat Lyme is swirling around on the ...

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House passes bills seeking to curb opioid addiction - The Providence Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2018-04-10 12:03

The Providence Journal

House passes bills seeking to curb opioid addiction
The Providence Journal
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — With an eye on the state's opioid crisis, the Rhode Island House on Tuesday approved legislation sponsored by House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello to give patients the option to get “partial fills? on their prescribed pain medications ...
Asm. Autumn Burke Fights Opioid Addiction in ChildrenPR Newswire (press release)
California Lawmakers Advance Measures To Curb Opioid CrisisCapital Public Radio News
Expert on Addiction Treatment in Pensacola to Discuss Opioid EpidemicAddiction Now
Whitehouse.gov (press release) -Delaware State News
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A new attitude: Guerlain beauty expert talks embracing aging - Vancouver Sun

Anti-Aging - Tue, 2018-04-10 12:00

Vancouver Sun

A new attitude: Guerlain beauty expert talks embracing aging
Vancouver Sun
Anti-aging — what is anti-aging? I don't really understand,” Maxime Poulin, the international beauty expert for Guerlain, says when asked about the term. “I'm all about accepting your aging and your wrinkles. I always say you worked so hard to get ...

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Why the Tasmanian Devil Might be More Susceptible to Transmissible Cancers - Laboratory Equipment

Cancer Fighting Foods - Tue, 2018-04-10 11:49

Laboratory Equipment

Why the Tasmanian Devil Might be More Susceptible to Transmissible Cancers
Laboratory Equipment
The researchers also identified drugs that are effective against the cancers and could potentially be used in the fight to save the devils from extinction. Tasmanian devils, while relatively docile with humans, are known for biting each other on the ...

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Group Exercise, Nutrition Aids Prostate Cancer Patients on ADT - Monthly Prescribing Reference

Nutrition and Cancer - Tue, 2018-04-10 11:28

Group Exercise, Nutrition Aids Prostate Cancer Patients on ADT
Monthly Prescribing Reference
HealthDay News — Men on androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer may significantly benefit from a group exercise and nutrition program, according to a study published online March 5 in the Annals of Behavioral Medicine. Brian C. Focht ...

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Healthy Oshkosh: Learn the signs of alcoholism during National Alcohol Awareness Month - The Oshkosh Northwestern

Alcoholism - Tue, 2018-04-10 11:26

The Oshkosh Northwestern

Healthy Oshkosh: Learn the signs of alcoholism during National Alcohol Awareness Month
The Oshkosh Northwestern
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Inc. states alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance in the United States with 17.6 million people, or one in every 12 adults, suffering from alcohol abuse or dependence. More than ...
Leesville proclaims April 2018 as Alcohol Awareness MonthLeesville Daily Leader
ETX organization warns about underage drinkingKLTV

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Diet, Exercise Can Ease Prostate Cancer Treatment - WebMD

Heart Disease - Tue, 2018-04-10 11:09

WebMD

Diet, Exercise Can Ease Prostate Cancer Treatment
WebMD
Androgen-deprivation therapy suppresses testosterone and other male hormones that drive prostate cancer growth. But suppressing those hormones leads to loss of muscle mass and strength as well as increased body fat, which puts patients at risk for ...
Diet, exercise can ease side effects of prostate cancer treatmentUPI.com

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Adolescent Medicine: Sex, Food, ADHD - A Conversation - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

ADHD - Tue, 2018-04-10 11:05

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Adolescent Medicine: Sex, Food, ADHD - A Conversation
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Adolescent Medicine: Sex, Food, ADHD - A Conversation. By Kara Leigh Lofton • 50 minutes ago. Related Program: Appalachia Health News · TweetShareGoogle+Email. Pamela Murray speaks at the National Sex Education Conference in December 2017. Erika Kapin ...

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Synergy CHC boosts lingerie brand, anti-aging offering with new products - Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Anti-Aging - Tue, 2018-04-10 10:49

Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Synergy CHC boosts lingerie brand, anti-aging offering with new products
Proactive Investors USA & Canada
Synergy CHC Corp (OTCQB: SNYR) CFO Jeffrey Kadanoff tells Proactive Investors says the consumer health care company recently added products to its lingerie line, as well as and anti-aging product for hands. Kadanoff says the company's lead product is ...

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Opioid addiction treatment with medicine works best. Why don't more young people get it? - Philly.com

Diabetes - Tue, 2018-04-10 10:43

Philly.com

Opioid addiction treatment with medicine works best. Why don't more young people get it?
Philly.com
“You have to have treatment for the medication to assist.” But Garbely said his goal is for all Caron's adult patients with opioid use disorder to be on MAT; about 62 percent, including young adults, are on the protocol now, he said. “Heroin or a ...

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