'Foul-smelling' stone removed from 15-year-old girl's nose that had been slowly growing for a decade
Doctors in the United Arab Emirates found the girl had a rhinolith, which develops when deposits build-up over a foreign object. In the 15-year-old's case, a piece of mucus-covered rubber was recovered. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Remember when Julian Assange exposed Google as an NSA mass surveillance tool of the deep state?
(Natural News) There are many reasons why the powers that be forced NSA (National Security Agency) whistleblower and Wikileaks founder Julian Assange into first becoming a prisoner of his own home, and later an asylum refugee who had to live seven years inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London – perhaps the biggest reason having to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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As “mainstream media” openly calls for Left-wing violence against white conservatives, now is the time to start carrying concealed firearms
(Natural News) In a recent segment on the CBS series “The Good Fight,” a chaotic riot scene in which people are attacked, cars are overturned and burned, and police vehicles are smashed, a lone black man approaches the camera and begins to speak. “Is it all right to hit a Nazi unprovoked?” he begins. “I... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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“Minority Report” PRE-CRIME now real in Colorado as it becomes latest state to pass “Red Flag” law punishing gun owners BEFORE crimes are committed
(Natural News) If you own a gun and happen to lose your temper, get into a fight, or some other random act of minor violence — and you live in Colorado — you just might find the police at your door in the near future demanding you turn over all your firearms until a judge... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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What are the best foods to stockpile for emergencies?
(Natural News) Natural disasters can often strike without warning. If one were to occur right now, would you have enough food at home to last you for at least three days? This is the bare minimum of how much food you should have stockpiled for your emergency rations, but preparing your emergency food supply isn’t as simple... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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How To Tell If You Have A Headache, Sinus Pain Or A Migraine
Most people don't know the signs or the difference between different types of head pain, according to doctors. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
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Gut-health expert reveals his 18 best tips to tackle irritable bowel syndrome 
IBS is unpleasant to say the least and affects nearly half of us. But Dr Simon Smale, a consultant gastroenterologist at Manchester University, says we needn't suffer in silence. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Parents' heartbreak after their two sons die within the space of a month
Charlie Corcoran and his brother, Noah, died within 23 days of each other last year after being born with the condition polymicrogyria, which causes the brain to develop abnormally. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Half of people prescribed statins don't reach cholesterol goals after two years, study says
Half of all people who are prescribed statins for the prevention of heart disease fail to reach target cholesterol levels two years later, according to a new study. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Wake up, America: You're fooling yourself about sleep, study says
When it comes to getting a good night's sleep, Americans aren't very good at separating myths from facts, a new study finds. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Scientists Plan To Start Human Trials Testing CRISPR Soon
The powerful gene-editing technique is moving out of the lab and into the clinic. Trials will use CRISPR to try to treat a variety of diseases, ranging from cancer and blindness to blood disorders. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rob Stein Source Type: news

Nonfiction: A Psychotherapist Analyzes Her Patients ’ Stories — and Her Own
Lori Gottlieb ’ s “ Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed ” is a treasure trove of stories and hard-earned advice. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: ALEX KUCZYNSKI Tags: Books and Literature Gottlieb, Lori Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed (Book) Psychology and Psychologists Source Type: news

Parents Mourning Stillbirth Follow Familiar Patterns on YouTube
Over the course of about 15 years, a researcher says, YouTube has become a kind of virtual cemetery for parents experiencing stillbirth. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CHRISTINE RO Tags: Stillbirth Video Recordings, Downloads and Streaming Grief (Emotion) Parenting Funerals and Memorials Social Media Source Type: news

Group wants to set up Halifax overdose prevention site 'one way or another'
A group hoping to establish an overdose prevention site in Halifax's north end says it can't be up and running soon enough, but there are rumblings of opposition in the neighbourhood. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

Epilepsy charity calls for social media seizure warnings
People with epilepsy are being exposed to flashing images, some deliberately, says a charity. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: The creamy dessert proven to lower blood sugar and prevent the condition
TYPE 2 diabetes causes a person ’s blood sugar levels to become too high and can lead to serious long-term health problems if left untreated. Limiting certain foods is one way to control blood sugar. Another could be to eat more of a certain creamy dessert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Mental health nurses join police officers on duty
Police officers say they are "overwhelmed" by calls to mental health patients and need round-the-clock help from medical staff. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Wear protective goggles to play badminton as eye experts warn of 'irreversible vision loss' 
Researchers in Beijing looked at 85 badminton players who had suffered an eye injury. The biggest cause of injury were shuttlecocks and a doubles partner. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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CDC: 90 New Measles Cases, Nearing Record Since Elimination CDC: 90 New Measles Cases, Nearing Record Since Elimination
A total of 555 measles cases have occurred this year, surpassing 372 last year and approaching 667 in 2014, according to the CDC. Vaccination refusal is the primary driver of the disease outbreaks.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Cities ranked best for runners
SmartAsset released their third annual study, which shows this year's best cities for runners. Researchers looked at factors, like accessibility of parks, the number of races and gyms, and how walk-friendly the city was. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: Will I be on blood thinners for life? 
I developed anaemia after being prescribed the blood thinner apixaban for atrial fibrillation and my stools turned black, says Carol Crosbie, from Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DON'T take Trump's sleep advice: Myths are making us sick, study warns 
Some celebrities like to brag about how little sleep they need - but a new study from New York University found that myths about short nights, bedtime drinks and more encourage poor sleep. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Scientists find brain markers for angry dreams
Researchers from the UK, Finland and Sweden have looked at how our brains regulate emotions like anger and curiosity when we are dreaming at night. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Getting fewer than five hours a night increases risks of heart disease, strokes and early death
New York University published the study which looked into sleep and health after searching more than 8,000 websites, news reports and publications. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Drop a dress size eating like a French lady
Natalie Brown, 38, from East Sussex tried French diet meals delivery service Dietbon. She ate an average of 1,2000 calories a day, following the plan in the hope of dropping a dress size in just 28 days. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Medical News Today: Diabetes: Can cheese control blood sugar?
Many people with diabetes eat low-fat cheese. However, researchers have shown that both low-fat and regular cheese may be good for regulating insulin. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Eating this sweet treat could help lower your reading
HIGH blood pressure is a condition that can be triggered by eating a high amount of salt in food, so making changes to your diet is one of the best ways to bring your reading down. Eating one food in particular has been proven to have blood pressure lowering qualities. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Giancarlo Caldesi and his food writer wife reveal guilt-free soups and scrummy salads
GIANCARLO CALDESI: It took me a year to come to terms with not eating carbs, and three to stop craving them, even though giving up had transformed my health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Nose spray could treat depression in as little as TWO hours
The U.S. regulator, the Food and Drug Administration, last week approved the use of the spray for patients with depression that does not respond to other treatments. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Medical News Today: Hair growth: 6 home remedies
Though common to experience some hair loss with age, home remedies and treatments can help. In this article, learn about a range of home remedies for hair growth. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Stoma bags: Bin rules 'can add to house share struggles'
Amber Davies opens up about having to dispose of her stoma bag while living with friends. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China urges large pig farms to test for African swine fever
China will allow large-scale pig farms and breeding farms to test for African swine fever in a bid to help early detection of the disease, overturning an earlier prohibition on commercial firms carrying out their own testing. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Researchers 3D-print heart from human patient's cells
Researchers have 3D-printed a heart using a patient's cells, providing hope that the technique could be used to heal hearts or engineer new ones for transplants. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clampdown planned for British online pharmacies
New rules should help keep patients safe, says the General Pharmaceutical Council. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sleep myths 'damaging your health'
US researchers have looked at the most common ones that we may fall for. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Medical News Today: What to know about black earwax
The causes of black earwax may include wax buildup and compression. People can usually treat it using home remedies, such as ear irrigation. Learn more about the causes of black earwax and what to do about it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Study reveals how vitamin E protects skeletal muscles
(Natural News) Aging is a complex biological process, and it’s one that can even lead to several muscular disorders. Recently, scientists from the U.S. and Taiwan focused on how age changes the health of our skeletal muscles and how vitamin E may be used to mitigate those changes. Our skeletal muscles are the most common of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Why ARE so many non-smokers dying of lung cancer?
Cases from lung cancer in non-smokers have doubled in the past seven years, and appears to be more common in women according to research from patients at the Royal Brompton Hospital. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Medical News Today: 11 home remedies for gout
Gout is a type of arthritis that causes painful symptoms. There is no cure for gout, but people can manage the condition with medication and home remedies. Learn about the best home and natural treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Steroid jabs used to treat joint pain could be doing more harm than good 
‘It was excruciating,’ recalls Abigail, 60, from East London. An X-ray found no broken bones, but when the pain persisted, she decided to see a doctor to have a more detailed MRI scan. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Inactive Lifestyle Begins as Early as Age 7: Study
Among children and teens, parental support for an active lifestyle helped increase activity. For teens, less time in front of the television was associated with regular activity. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How a muscle transplant from my leg helped me move my arm again
Simon Harbinson, a buyer for a Yorkshire drinks company, tells CAROL DAVIS the story of his surgery after he landed in the road in a motorcycle incident. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Having a resting heart rate of 75 beats per minute DOUBLES your risk of an early death 
A study by the University of Gothenburg found men with a resting heart rate of 75+ in their fifties were twice as likely to die within the next two decades compared to those with a heart rate of 55 or less. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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How doctors are peddling £150 ‘pointless’ vitamin drips
In this special report, Dr Margaret McCartney exposes how vitamin drips for those who just want a 'mood' or 'wellbeing' boost. are hooked up at UK clinics. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can women trust the drugs only ever tested on men?
Valium was never originally tested on women. But in a 2016 study, Brazilian researchers revealed that the menstrual cycle may significantly alter Valium’s effectiveness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From genius carb cutter bread crisps to ancient oatcakes
Here, dietitian Kajsa Ernestam of Stockholm-based healthy lifestyle app Lifesum assesses 12 popular options. We then rated them. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Torn rotator cuff: Everything you need to know
A torn rotator cuff can cause significant pain and limit the movement of the shoulder and arm. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment options here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Unaware he had measles, a man traveled from N.Y. to Michigan, infecting 39 people
How one traveler who contracted measles in New York City traveled to the Detroit area and got 39 people sick. And how health officials tracked him down to control the outbreak. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Author Christina Patterson reveals how she finally defeated adult acne
CHRISTINA PATTERSON, British journalist and author of The Art of Not Falling Apart, says many people think acne is a teenage problem that passes, but it isn’t. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Free sanitary products plan extended to primary girls
Move follows announcement of funding for free tampons and towels in secondary schools and colleges in England. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news