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Use of E-Cigarettes by Young People Is Major Concern, Surgeon General Declare...
New York Times

Use of E-Cigarettes by Young People Is Major Concern, Surgeon General Declares
New York Times
Soaring use of e-cigarettes among young people ?is now a major public health concern,? according to a report being published Thursday from the United States Surgeon General. It is the first comprehensive look on the subject from the nation's highest ...
US surgeon general says vaping among young people is a 'major public health concern'The Verge
Surgeon General sounds the alarm on teens and e-cigarettesABC15 Arizona
The surgeon general takes a hard line on e-cigarettes among teensRaw Story
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US life expectancy declines for first time in 20 years - BBC News
ABC News

US life expectancy declines for first time in 20 years
BBC News
Life expectancy in the United States has declined for the first time in more than two decades. Data from the National Center for Health Statistics showed a drop for men from 76.5 years in 2014 to 76.3 in 2015, and from 81.3 to 81.2 for women. The ...
US life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increasePhilly.com
Life Expectancy In US Drops For First Time In Decades, Report FindsNPR
US life expectancy declines for the first time since 1993Washington Post
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Mental Health Care Gets A Boost From 21st Century Cures Act - NPR
NPR

Mental Health Care Gets A Boost From 21st Century Cures Act
NPR
The 21st Century Cures Act that gained congressional approval on Wednesday has been championed as a way to speed up drug development, but it's also the most significant piece of mental health legislation since the 2008 law requiring equal insurance ...
Congress passes 21st Century Cures Act, boosting research and easing drug approvalsWashington Post
Senate Passes Sweeping 21st Century Cures Act Funding MedicineNBCNews.com
Dr. Kevin Campbell: The Cures Act could speed up FDA approvals. Will you still be safe?Fox News
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Flickering lights may illuminate a path to Alzheimer's treatment - Los Angele...
Los Angeles Times

Flickering lights may illuminate a path to Alzheimer's treatment
Los Angeles Times
New research demonstrates that, in mice whose brains are under attack by Alzheimer's dementia, exposure to lights that flicker at a precise frequency can right the brain's faulty signaling and energize its immune cells to fight off the disease. Light ...
Beating Alzheimer's With Brain WavesThe Atlantic
'Flashing light therapy' for Alzheimer'sBBC News
Unique visual stimulation may be new treatment for Alzheimer'sEurekAlert (press release)
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Removing Your Pubic Hair Is Linked To A Heightened Risk Of STIs - Huffington ...
Huffington Post

Removing Your Pubic Hair Is Linked To A Heightened Risk Of STIs
Huffington Post
The Question: Does waxing, plucking or shaving your pubic hair come with added risk for sexually transmitted infections? Yes, according to new research that links the frequency of pubic grooming with the added risk of certain sexually transmitted ...
Shaving pubes increases STI risk, UCSF study findsSFGate
Why you might want to think twice before shaving your pubic hairUSA TODAY
Going Bare Down There May Boost The Risk Of STDsNPR
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Conjoined Sacramento Twins Survive Marathon Separation Surgery - CBS Local
CBS Local

Conjoined Sacramento Twins Survive Marathon Separation Surgery
CBS Local
STANFORD (CBS13) ? Conjoined Sacramento twins survived a marathon surgery and became two little girls early Wednesday morning. The tiny bundle preparing for the moment to be two, perhaps before they were even born. Erika and Eva Sandoval are ...
'From one to two.' Conjoined twins Erika and Eva begin recovery after marathon separation surgerySacramento Bee
Twins Joined at the Chest Successfully Separated in 18-Hour SurgeryABC News
Conjoined California twins survive separation surgery after 18 hoursDaily Mail
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More data show Zika viremia in mothers, fetal infection link - CIDRAP
CIDRAP

More data show Zika viremia in mothers, fetal infection link
CIDRAP
Spanish researchers today reported more evidence of Zika replication in the fetus or placenta, describing persistent virema lasting more than 100 days after symptom onset in a mother of a baby born with microcephaly. In other developments, Florida ...
EDITORIAL: Zika rates climbing in RGVMonitor
Populations of Mosquitos Growing, Study FindsNature World News
4 More Infants in NYC Reported to Have Zika Virus-Related Birth DefectsABC News
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How optimism may help you live longer - CBS News
CBS News

How optimism may help you live longer
CBS News
Having an optimistic outlook on life may do more than just boost your mood. It may actually help you live longer, according to new research from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The study, published in the American Journal of Epidemiology ...
A Brighter Outlook Could Translate To A Longer LifeNPR
Optimism May Propel Women to a Longer LifeU.S. News & World Report
Optimistic Outlook May Lower Women's Risk of DyingLive Science
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Kenya President: Nearly 20 Dead as Medical Workers Strike - New York Times
Daily Nation

Kenya President: Nearly 20 Dead as Medical Workers Strike
New York Times
NAIROBI, Kenya ? Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday urged striking medical workers to return to the job, saying nearly 20 people have died three days into the strike because of lack of care. All doctors and nurses from public hospitals ...
Death toll rises as Kenyan doctors and nurses strikeIndependent Online
Kenya: Nurses to Hold Talks With Heath OfficialsAllAfrica.com
Kenyans urged to end medical strike after patients dieAljazeera.com
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A fourth company was just authorized to distribute Florida medical marijuana,...
The Cannabist

A fourth company was just authorized to distribute Florida medical marijuana, but not without some hiccups
The Cannabist
The current Florida medical marijuana law -- which was approved by the state legislature in 2014 -- allows non-smoked, low-THC pot for patients with cancer or ailments that cause chronic seizures or severe spasms. Pictured: marijuana plant stands on ...
Winter Garden nursery shows off medical marijuana facilitiesOrlando Sentinel
Central Florida facility to deliver first medical marijuana productsWESH Orlando
State Senators Look at Next Steps with Medical MarijuanaNaples Herald
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