U.S. to evacuate Americans quarantined on Japan cruise ship due to coronavirus
Aircraft will be used to evacuate Americans quarantined by the coronavirus on a cruise ship in Japan. The voluntary evacuations begin Sunday, even as the virus continues to spread on board. Worldwide, tens of thousands of cases have been confirmed and more than 1,500 have died. Deborah Patta reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Young onset Parkinson's disease surgery gives Luton man 'lifeline'
The disease, which normally affects people later in life, forced Ryan to make a "scary" decision. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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ANALYSIS: The CDC appears to be preparing America for announcement that coronavirus outbreaks are happening in the USA... will Hawaii be the first?
(Natural News) We believe the CDC is now preparing America to announce that sustained outbreaks of the CoVid-19 Wuhan coronavirus are happening in America. Recent quotes from the CDC appear to be “gently warming” the American public to the idea that sustained outbreaks in America are inevitable, along with open admissions that the CDC flat... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Coronavirus saves lives of lobsters: Fishermen consider returning live lobsters to the ocean since demand from China has collapsed
(Natural News) With hundreds of millions of Chinese people now under mandatory lockdown due to the Wuhan coronavirus (CoVid-19), the global economy is rapidly screeching to a halt. Cars aren’t getting built, pharmaceuticals aren’t being made, and lobster isn’t being imported, which is impacting fishermen hard in places as far away as Australia, New Zealand,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Old Simpsons episodes predict novel coronavirus outbreak
(Natural News) Some might say it’s a bit of a stretch, but two different past episodes of The Simpsons eerily predicted the current outbreak of novel coronavirus, just like the series also did for the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Though a mainstream media outlet tried to debunk the connection as “fiction,” a comparative look at the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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India says COW URINE could cure coronavirus... the hard part is gulping it without getting kicked
(Natural News) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently announced a highly unusual alleged cure for the Wuhan coronavirus (CoVid-19) that definitely falls into the so-called “alternative” medicine category: cow urine. The Hindu Mahasabha, a century-old group that promotes a system of Hindu nationalism known as Hindutva, or “Hinduness,” has officially declared, with Modi’s blessing, that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Texas resident becomes 15th U.S. coronavirus case
The CDC announced the U.S.' 15th coronavirus case found in Texas as Chinese officials confirm 64,000 sick with 1,400 dead from the virus. Japan also recently confirmed its first coronavirus death, as President Shinzo Abe vowed to ensure the safety of summer 2020's Tokyo Olympics. Carter Evans is tracking the global response to the worsening outbreak. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Leftovers from chocolate manufacturing can help manage obesity and lipid disorders: Study
(Natural News) Cocoa (Theobroma cacao) is the main ingredient of chocolate, one of the most popular foods on the planet. The seeds of cocoa, also known as cocoa beans, are the only parts used for the production of chocolate. It is estimated that about nine tons of fresh byproducts — which end up as waste — are generated for each... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Cannabis could be an alternative treatment for pain and sleeping troubles
(Natural News) Pain and insomnia are two pretty common health issues, which is why there is no shortage of medication on the market targeting these conditions. However, individual sleep and pain meds and combination drugs like Tylenol PM come with a host of serious side effects that many people are unwilling to take on. Now,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Every sniff you take: Study reveals unpleasant odors can evoke "stronger memories" in both adolescents and adults
(Natural News) A study from New York University suggests that people can better recall memories if unpleasant odors accompany these. This indicates that “bad smells are capable of producing memory enhancements in both adolescents and adults,” explained corresponding author and NYU professor Catherine Hartley, in a statement released to ScienceDaily. In the study, Hartley and her team delve deep into the current... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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American couple separated by coronavirus quarantine
An American couple who traveled in the Diamond Princess cruise ship that's docked at the Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in Yokohama, Japan, have had their hopes of coming home dashed. Rebecca Frasure has tested positive for the coronavirus, which means she has to remain in quarantine at a nearby hospital. CNN's Will Ripley reports. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Ficci: Some drugs may not last beyond Feb because of virus crisis
India depends on China for around 70% of its bulk drugs and drug intermediates, according to industry estimates. This is the first-of-its-kind study based on feedback from the industry. (Source: The Economic Times)
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China's Hubei reports 139 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 15
The number of new deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 139 on Saturday, the province's health commission said on its website on Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Heart condition can be cured with a quick blast of lung cancer therapy
Ventricular tachycardia is a major cause of sudden cardiac death, and kills more than 100,000 in the UK every year. Tests show the abnormal rhythm can be corrected with a pain-free blast of radiotherapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Gene therapy that gives cricket-mad Jake, 23, a chance to hit blindness for six
Jake Ternent, 22, from Ludworth, Co Durham had resigned himself to going completely blind due to an inherited degenerative eye condition. However, pioneering gene therapy may reverse the damage. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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DR ELLIE CANNON: Do I need any jabs before I meet my new grandchild?
New parents are not expected to have any other vaccinations to protect their newborns and therefore it's safe to assume that relatives don't need to either, writes DR ELLIE CANNON. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Cancer symptoms: Have you spotted this coming out of your ear? Major warning sign
CANCER symptoms can differ dramatically depending on the type of cancer and where it has spread to in the body. A rare form of the disease can cause an unsettling symptom in the ear - have you spotted this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Chinese tourist dies of coronavirus in France, first death in Europe: minister
An 80-year-old Chinese tourist has died of the fast-spreading coronavirus in France, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said on Saturday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Best supplements for the heart: The supplement proven to reduce your risk of heart disease
BEST supplements for the heart: One of the gravest threats to life expectancy is heart disease so taking steps to protect your heart could mean the difference between life or death. Taking supplements for your heart has been met with a degree of scepticism over the years due to scant evidence, but recent research suggests a particular supplement may hold promise as a form of protection against heart disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to live longer: Find time in your year to do this to extend your lifespan
HOW TO live longer has puzzled humans for centuries, but thanks to pioneering research across a number of important fields, there are now informed answers to this age-old question. While numerous factors influence life expectancy, one comprehensive study has found doing a particular activity may bring profound health benefits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Medicare payment change is making it harder for some patients to get home health care
Experts say there are fewer incentives for agencies to deal with those who need extensive physical, occupational and speech therapy — and some are losing services. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
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Singles Awareness Day: The benefits of being single
An increasing number of people around the world are opting to go solo, but not all of them are lonely. Recent research on happy singles prove there are ways to feel joy at any stage of your love life. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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1st coronavirus death announced in Europe
France has become the first country outside Asia to report a death from a new virus that originated in China (Source: ABC News: Health)
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France announces 1st coronavirus death in Europe
The CDC says the new coronavirus could be around for at least another year. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Coronavirus Live Updates: Xi Began Fighting Virus Earlier Than Known
Chinese state media released evidence that the country ’s leader, Xi Jinping, issued internal orders about the coronavirus epidemic in early January, about two weeks before his first public remarks. (Source: NYT Health)
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Vitamin B12 deficiency: The sign in your vision that could signal you lack the vitamin
VITAMIN B12 performs a wide range of important functions in the body, and, as testament to its importance, lacking the vitamin can cause damaging complications. One pronounced sign of a long-term B12 deficiency is a change in your vision. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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U.S. to evacuate Americans from cruise ship quarantined at Japan port
The United States said on Saturday it will send aircraft to Japan to bring back American passengers on the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess, where the most coronavirus infections outside China have occurred. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Indian Generic Drugmakers May Face Supply Shortages From China if Coronavirus Drags on Indian Generic Drugmakers May Face Supply Shortages From China if Coronavirus Drags on
Shortages and potential price increases of generic drugs from India loom if the coronavirus outbreak disrupts suppliers of pharmaceutical ingredients in China past April, according to industry experts.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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Latest on coronavirus spreading in China and beyond
Here are latest developments around the coronavirus outbreak: (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Chinese tourist in France becomes first to die in Europe of coronavirus
An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, the first fatality in Europe and the fourth outside mainland China from an epidemic that has shut Chinese factories, curbed travel and disrupted global supply chains. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Air Pollution Aggravates Rhinitis Air Pollution Aggravates Rhinitis
People with rhinitis from colds or allergies may feel much worse if they're exposed to high levels of air pollution, a recent study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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' Ghost' Ancestors: African DNA Study Detects Mysterious Human Species'Ghost' Ancestors: African DNA Study Detects Mysterious Human Species
Scientists examining the genomes of West Africans have detected signs that a mysterious extinct human species interbred with our own species tens of thousands of years ago in Africa, the latest evidence of humankind's complicated genetic ancestry.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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Genetic researchers work to overcome suspicion among indigenous groups
The effort to rebuild trust, change attitudes will hopefully improve medical care, one scientist says. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
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Cancer symptoms: The unsettling sign in your ear that could signal the disease
CANCER symptoms can differ dramatically depending on the type of cancer and where it has spread to in the body. A rare form of the disease can cause an unsettling symptom in the ear - have you spotted this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Major drop in coronavirus cases in China, 143 new deaths
China has reported 143 new virus deaths and a dip in new cases while the head of the World Health Organization has praised the country's efforts to contain the disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Alesha Dixon health: The Greatest Dancer judge reveals ‘niggle’ in her brain - what is it?
ALESHA DIXON, 41, has emanated warmth and positivity since first bursting onto the scene in 2001 as part of the all-female trio Mis-Teeq. As a host on the current series of BBC One's The Greatest Dancer, she delivers much of the same high-spirited energy that has attracted a loyal fanbase over the years, but what you see in front of the camera doesn't always reveal the full picture. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Coronavirus: Eight of nine UK patients receiving treatment discharged
More than 100 people remain in quarantine in a hotel after arriving from China last weekend. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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WHO chief says coronavirus still an emergency for China
The coronavirus outbreak is still an emergency for China and it is impossible to tell where the epidemic will spread, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the World Health Organization, said on Saturday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Xi says China must keep economic, social order while battling coronavirus
China must make every effort to maintain economic and social control as it battles the coronavirus epidemic, and avoid causing panic that could lead to secondary "disasters," President Xi Jinping told senior officials earlier this month. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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American from cruise ship docked in Cambodia tests positive in Malaysia for coronavirus
An 83-year-old American woman who had been a passenger on a cruise ship that docked in Cambodia has tested positive for the new coronavirus on landing in Malaysia, health authorities said on Saturday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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The coronavirus achieves all the top priorities of the globalists: Depopulation, authoritarian government and elimination of the elderly who no longer contribute tax money
(Natural News) If the Wuhan coronavirus (CoVid-19) pandemic began from an “accidental” release, it sure was a happy accident for the globalists. Everything the pandemic is achieving just happens to perfectly fit the top priorities of the globalist agenda. Consider the following: – The coronavirus pandemic is currently on track to infect 60% – 80%... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Coronavirus has infected more than 67,000 people globally
A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 67,000 people globally (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Coronavirus UK latest: Who is most at risk of dying from the virus? What we know so far
CORONAVIRUS fears have intensified amid the news that the virus has claimed its first death in Europe. The frightening revelation poses a serious and urgent question: who is most at risk of dying from the virus? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Questions complicate efforts to contain new virus from China
Changes in how China counts how many people are sick with a new respiratory virus is confusing experts who can't tell if the epidemic is getting worse or not (Source: ABC News: Health)
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The lethal legacy of early 20th-century radiation quackery
Radioactive products — including toothpaste, water jugs, hair cream and suppositories — were popular about a century ago. Today, some still set off Geiger counters. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Randy Dotinga Source Type: news

Heart attack: Look out for this symptom on your fingernails - it could signal your risk
A HEART attack can be a deadly occurrence. Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of it, and there's a noticeable symptom just on your fingernails that could indicate you have the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Air Pollution Can Cross State Lines With Deadly Consequences, Study Finds
(CNN) — Air pollution is known to have negative — even deadly — effects on our health, and studies have shown that breathing pollution can kill, even at levels below air quality guidelines. Now, a new study shows that air pollution produced in one state often blows across state lines, and can contribute to health issues and even premature deaths hundreds of miles away. The study, published Wednesday in the journal Nature, found that, on average, around half of the early deaths in the US linked to pollution actually occur outside the borders of the state where the toxic air originated. “This situatio...
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China's finance ministry issues $1.2 billion in funds for epidemic control efforts
China's finance ministry on Saturday issued 8 billion yuan ($1.15 billion) in subsidy funds to support local authorities' epidemic control efforts, 3.5 billion yuan of which are earmarked for Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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How visions, dreams and end-of-life experiences help people prepare for death
Book is a challenge to doctors and their tech-oriented practices. One of the authors encourages physicians to honor and listen to the dying. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
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Program aims to help Syrian refugees recover from psychological trauma
Over 10 million people have been displaced by the nine year civil war in Syria, which shows no sign of ending. Millions of them have experienced psychological trauma, but may fear getting help because of a stigma associated with mental illness in the region. Help is also scarce, with less than 1% of aid dedicated to mental health. Michelle Miller traveled with an American aid worker to see a special program meant to address refugees ’ mental health crisis. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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