Colleges need to test for Covid-19 frequently to keep campuses open this fall, study says
If college campuses want to remain open this fall, it may take frequent screening of college students, according to a modeling study published Friday in the journal JAMA Network Open. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Growing up in a violent environment is likely to lead to accelerated aging and disease risk
Children who grow up in environments of violence or deprivation are more likely to go through puberty earlier, age quickly and have altered brain structure, according to a new review of studies. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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90-minute tests that detect Covid-19 and other viruses to be rolled out in UK
The British government has procured "millions" of two separate coronavirus tests that can detect not only coronavirus but several other viruses common in autumn, winter and spring, the UK's Department of Health said Monday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Is milk good for you? Depends on your age, health and sex, studies say
Cow's milk may or may not be good for you, studies say, depending on your age, sex and overall health status, as well as what you eat and drink in place of it. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Your hair knows what you eat, study finds
You are what you eat, so the saying goes. But few people would suspect that dietary choices are reflected, inch by inch, in the hair growing on your head. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Testing and contact tracing key for reopening schools, studies suggest
Covid testing and contact tracing are the keys fro safely reopening schools during the coronavirus pandemic, new research suggests. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Emergency room physician Dr. Desmond Carson says people who are not wearing a mask, washing their hands, and observing social distancing guidelines are being disrespectful to health care and front line workers who have to deal with Covid-19 every day. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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K-12 schools and colleges can reopen, but safety should come first, Fauci says
Dr. Anthony Fauci said Monday safety and testing need to be a priority when determining whether to re-open schools and colleges. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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According to the UK's Department of Health, the British government has procured "millions" of two separate coronavirus tests that can detect not only coronavirus but several other viruses, providing "on-the-spot results in under 90 minutes." Dr. Ashish Jha, Director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, says the US has the ability to do the same thing. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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The FDA's list of dangerous hand sanitizers has now grown to more than 100
The agency's list of hand sanitizers now includes those that contain insufficient levels of alcohol. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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β€˜The Biggest Monster’ Is Spreading. And It’s Not the Coronavirus.
Tuberculosis kills 1.5 million people each year. Lockdowns and supply-chain disruptions threaten progress against the disease as well as H.I.V. and malaria. (Source: NYT Health)
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Stomach bloating warning: The easily overlooked dietary decision that could be to blame
STOMACH bloating is a highly unpleasant experience usually brought on by eating gassy foods. Sometimes, these foods are less obvious - here is a culprit you could be overlooking. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Nominate a health hero: Meet the mental health nurse battling her own demons
Nominate a health hero: Hayley McLellan, who lives with husband Scott, 43, an IT technician, and their children Caitlan, 21, Casey, 19, and Kenzie, 12, in Bacup, Lancashire. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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πŸ‘‰ Splash Mountain log flume ride sinks at Disney World's Magic Kingdom via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ After revealing in a sermon that she is trans, a Baptist pastor is fired by the church via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ No one is immune to coronavirus, expert says, with infections rising in both rural and urban communities via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Harry Styles and the Need to Ask People About Their Sexuality via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ A Photographer Shows the Harsh Reality of Living in 43-Square-Foot Rooms in South Korea via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Am I A Jerk For Refusing To Write Two Essays In Order To Attend My Sister's Wedding, And Other Advice Column Questions via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Vietnam says new COVID-19 strain behind spike is 3x more infectious - Business Insider - Business Insider via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ I'm a Little Person. My Husband Is Average Height. This Is How We Have Sex via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Iran Accidentally Sinks Fake Aircraft Carrier In Wrong Place via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Im Going To Be Honest With You, The Grandfather Told Police. I Killed A Lot. via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Indian farmer invents electric bike that vertically scales 80-foot-high trees via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ She was having a lovely day playing in the pool until it all went terribly wrong. via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ John Oliver Exposes The Racist Origins Of Trump's Latest Campaign Promise via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Canada Sends Patrols to Prevent Caravans of Americans From Surging Across the Border via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Facebook refuses to remove doctored Nancy Pelosi video via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Friend sent me this obituary from the paper. Karma will find you all! via Hvper.com
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πŸ‘‰ Baby boomers show concerning decline in cognitive functioning via Hvper.com
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Testing 'may not prevent new coronavirus wave' when schools reopen
Scientists say the UK test-and-trace scheme is not yet good enough to stop a resurgence of coronavirus. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Sadiq Khan furious at 'plans to quarantine London inside M25'
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has written to the PM to voice 'great surprise' at suggestions the capital could be effectively sealed off if there is a spike in coronavirus infections. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Uncorking the truth about moderate drinking… as virus crisis sees many of us reaching for the bottle
Researchers from the University of Georgia say they have identified what they call a 'U-shaped relationship' between alcohol and brain health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Addiction Specialist Charged in $681 Million Treatment Fraud Case Addiction Specialist Charged in $681 Million Treatment Fraud Case
The Florida addiction medicine specialist used unnecessary urine tests as a linchpin in a scheme to defraud Medicare and private insurers, the federal government alleges.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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Coronavirus Live Updates
White House staff will be randomly tested for the virus. Some U.S. schools begin to reopen with fraught results. (Source: NYT Health)
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'We started chemo on the same day': Nolan sisters Linda and Anne face the same struggle
ALISON BOSHOFF: Once famous as members of the joyful and wholesome singing group, a darker fame is stalking the Nolan clan. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Fauci: Rising positive test rates are a 'good predictor' states should pause reopenings
In a Monday interview with JAMA, top infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci warned that states may not need to lockdown again, but should pause reopenings and ensure consistent mask-wearing. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions: I have tried everything and still can't sleep!Β 
DR MARTIN SCURR: For any doctor, one of the most common and most difficult questions to answer is how to restore patients with insomnia to a healthy sleep pattern. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Vehicle malfunction sparked Southern California wildfire
Authorities say a malfunctioning diesel vehicle sparked the first big Southern California wildfire of the year, which has forced thousands of people from their homes east of Los Angeles (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Radiotherapy to fix a dodgy heartbeat? We meet the first man in Britain to have had the treatmentΒ 
Ray Brown, 70, a retired wood turner from Corby Hill, near Carlisle, was the first in the UK to have the treatment, as he tells Carol Davis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Nevada to mail all voters ballots; Trump promises lawsuit
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed legislation Monday to mail all of the state’s active voters ballots ahead of the November election (Source: ABC News: Health)
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How a 'Lego' implant that is put together like hollow 'bricks' could help surgeons mend broken bones
Scientists in the U.S. have created tiny hollow 'bricks' that surgeons would piece together into whatever size and shape they needed to repair a damaged bone. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Can a high-tech headband really help you beat the heat?
Sweltering days - and nights - can be a challenge. Alice Jaffe asked experts to assess some products that claim to keep you cool or safe in the sun. We then rated them… (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Channel 4 boss Dorothy Byrne: Why I'm going back to the office even though I'm 68 and 'vulnerable'
DOROTHY BYRNE: In many ways we older workers will be looking forward to seeing colleagues and work friends just as much as younger people are. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Coca-Cola's work with scientists was a 'low point in history of public health'
A team of international researchers say the non-profit GEBN was 'front group' for Coca-Cola to promote that a lack of exercise, not a bad diet or sugar, is driving the US obesity epidemic. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Australian study suggests children less likely to spread COVID-19 than adults
Children at schools and day-care centers with strong COVID-19 infection prevention controls in place have low levels of virus transmission, according to a study published Monday by The Lancet Child& Adolescent Health. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
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Statins are not effective at cutting risk of dying from heart disease
The research, published in the British Medical Journal, found that three quarters of all trials reported no reduction in mortality among those who took drugs to lower their cholesterol. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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