World's first AI can predict when patients will have a heart attack or stroke better than a DOCTOR
Artificial intelligence was tested by Barts Health NHS trust. The AI was used to analyse blood flow scans of more than 1,000 patients its predictions were more accurate than a doctor. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pentagon orders NORTHCOM to prepare for coronavirus “pandemic” as fears mount that China can’t stop it from spreading around the world
(Natural News) In the best indicator yet that the U.S. government is growing concerned that the Chinese government is incapable of containing the spread of the coronavirus beyond its borders, the Pentagon is ordering its various domestic commands to prepare for a “pandemic.” As reported by Military Times, U.S. Northern Command (NORTHCOM) is currently executing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Mainstream media beginning to catch up to Natural News in reporting that China has FAKED its infection numbers for weeks
(Natural News) It is becoming clear even to corporate news outlets that something isn’t quite right with communist China’s reporting about the state of novel coronavirus. The official claim is that there are only about 60,000 confirmed cases of the disease worldwide, even though far more people appear to be falling ill and dying, according... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Lead juror in Roger Stone case found to be biased former Dem congressional candidate; should trigger an immediate MISTRIAL
(Natural News) Just when you thought that things could not go more wrong for longtime GOP operative Roger Stone, an ally of President Trump, it gets worse. Earlier this week Stone supporters were stunned — as were top officials in the Justice Department — when the four prosecutors handling the case recommended an outlandish sentence... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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China's Xi says to fix problems exposed during coronavirus outbreak: state TV
Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday the ruling Communist Party must fix various problems, loopholes and weaknesses exposed during the current outbreak of the coronavirus, state television reported on Friday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Factbox: Airlines suspend China flights due to coronavirus outbreak
Airlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Cocoa 'boosts blood circulation to legs and helps keep over 60s on their feet'
Over 60s drank a mug of flavanol-rich cocoa three times a day for six months in a study by Northwestern University in Chicago. Participants were able to walk significantly further in a walking test at the end. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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House Committees Advance Bills to Address Surprise Billing House Committees Advance Bills to Address Surprise Billing
Lawmakers considered how to protect insured consumers from unexpectedly high medical bills. A May deadline to pass unrelated health laws serves as Congress'target date to also act on surprise billing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hospital Medicine News Source Type: news

Op-Ed: What can you do to protect yourself from heart disease? Make a lot of money
Dying from heart disease correlates more closely with your ZIP Code and bank balance than with your gene pool. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Haider J. Warraich Source Type: news

Coronavirus symptoms: How to tell if someone has the deadly virus - three signs to spot
CORONAVIRUS has been hitting the headlines as more people are infected by the virus. Spreading across the globe, this epidemic shows no signs of slowing down. How can you tell if someone is carrying the contagious illness? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Vietnam says monitoring over 5,000 Chinese workers for coronavirus
Vietnam is monitoring more than 5,000 workers who returned to the Southeast Asian country after the Lunar New Year holiday for signs of coronavirus, state media reported on Friday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Mumps cases rise to highest level in decade - symptoms of the infection to look out for
MUMPS cases have increased exponentially over the last year, with public health officials urging people to get the MMR jab to protect against the viral infection. Mumps cases may be rife but how do you know if you have it? Here are they key warning signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Coronavirus vaccine: Scientist reveals vaccine has been developed - when can you get it?
CORONAVIRUS cases in the UK have risen this week with a ninth person confirmed to be infected. While experts have warned the virus will spread further, a scientist has revealed vaccine to help prevent catching the virus could be soon on the way. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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In China's coronavirus epicenter, volunteers keep stricken city moving
A day after the city government of Wuhan locked down all of its public transportation to keep the coronavirus outbreak that began in the city from spreading further, three nurses found themselves stranded outside Hankou train station. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Turkey says to export fast-results coronavirus detection kit
Turkey will in coming days export to Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan locally-produced coronavirus detection kits that can get results in about two hours, its health minister said on Friday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Latest on coronavirus spreading in China and beyond
Here are the latest developments around the coronavirus outbreak: (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Solo lunches and masks: Chinese returning to work grapple with coronavirus
Chinese government employee Jin Yang returned to work in Beijing this week to find his usual workplace rules upended as China battles a coronavirus epidemic. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Cancer warning: Having this many sexual partners could increase your risk of the disease
CANCER is a highly dangerous disease. It cuts people's lives too short and leaves a gaping hole in those left behind. Be risk aware - one study reveals the number of sexual partners you have could increase your risk of developing the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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DARPA Aims To Have Coronavirus Vaccine Shortly After Outbreak's Start
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency supports a pandemic preparedness program that is designed to respond rapidly to an emerging threat such as the coronavirus. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Joe Palca Source Type: news

Cocoa may improve leg blood flow, walking in peripheral artery disease
Cocoa may help improve walking and lower-leg blood flow in adults with peripheral artery disease, according to a study published Friday in the journal Circulation Research. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
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Cocoa may improve lower-leg blood flow, walking in peripheral artery disease
Cocoa may help improve walking and lower-leg blood flow in adults with peripheral artery disease, according to a study published Friday in the journal Circulation Research. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
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Having ‘The Talk’ With My 80-Something Dad
I was not prepared for the phone call from my father ’s skilled nursing facility asking for permission to provide him contraceptives. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Stacey Zapalac Tags: Nursing Homes Elderly Sex Dating and Relationships Sexually Transmitted Diseases Families and Family Life Source Type: news

After first death, Japan pledges more containment effort; cases increase
Japan on Friday vowed to step up testing and efforts to contain the spread of a new coronavirus after suffering its first death and finding new cases, including a doctor and at least one taxi driver, in different parts of the country. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Newsguard is a front for Big Pharma that suppresses all pharma-truth news sites
(Natural News) As you may recall, Microsoft introduced a web browser plugin about a year ago called NewsGuard that supposedly helps to filter out “fake news” from people’s online search results. But it turns out that NewsGuard is just another deep state scheme aimed at censoring all real news, and it’s being funded in large... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Factbox: Countries evacuating nationals from China coronavirus areas
A growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China hit by the new coronavirus. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Are accidents leaving their mark for longer? Watch out for this
TYPE 2 diabetes is an ever-growing health problem. One in three people find out they're already suffering from health complications because of the disease by the time they're diagnosed. Don't wait too long - find out the symptoms now. One sign of the condition to note is linked to how quickly your cuts and wounds heal (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China lowers death toll; admits 1,700 medics infected
China revised down its death toll Friday from a deadly coronavirus by 108 due to " repeated statistics, " the National Health Commission said, adjusting the tally to 1,308 since the outbreak began in December. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
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Vietnam quarantines rural community of 10,000 because of coronavirus
Vietnam has quarantined a community of 10,000 people near the capital, Hanoi, for 20 days because of fears the coronavirus could spread there, two local officials told Reuters on Thursday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Personal information belonging to 144,000 Canadians breached by federal departments and agencies
Federal departments or agencies have mishandled personal information belonging to 144,000 Canadians over the past two years, according to new figures tabled in the House of Commons — and not everyone who was swept up in a privacy breach was told about it. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Politics Source Type: news

Lufthansa Group extends China flight cancellations to March 28 over virus outbreak
Germany's Lufthansa on Friday said it would suspend all flights to mainland China until March 28 due to the new coronavirus, which is spreading in China and around the world. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

First French nationals repatriated over coronavirus end quarantine
The first group of French nationals repatriated from China due to the coronavirus outbreak returned to the outside world on Friday after two weeks in quarantine. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

China says 1,716 health workers infected by coronavirus, six dead
A senior Chinese health official said on Friday 1,716 health workers have been infected by the coronavirus and six of them have died. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

US military told to 'prepare for coronavirus epidemic'
The Department of Defense issued a notice to the Navy and Marine Corps instructing them to check that they are prepared to support health authorities efforts in the event of a pandemic. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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U.S. Supports Aid to North Korea for Fighting the Coronavirus
The North has reported no cases of the virus, but relief groups say it is woefully unprepared to deal with an outbreak. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Choe Sang-Hun Tags: Embargoes and Sanctions Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Humanitarian Aid Epidemics Kim Jong-un North Korea Source Type: news

Health concerns meet politics amid Taiwan’s WHO exclusion
Taiwan’s exclusion from the World Health Organization is pitting health concerns against geopolitics during the current crisis over a new virus (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Virus renews safety concerns about slaughtering wild animals
Many people in China are calling for a temporary ban on the wildlife trade to be made permanent as the coronavirus spreads (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Dawn of the cockroach "superbugs": Roaches are becoming cross-resistant to various insecticides, warn researchers
(Natural News) Even the most hardened, nature-loving, tree-hugging, environmentally conscious animal lover would draw the line at allowing cockroaches to roam free in their home. Quite frankly, cockroaches are super gross, and anybody who detects them in their environment would be quick to call out the exterminator to get rid of them. But there’s a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Nearly 40 percent of young consumers in America SHUN commercial antiperspirants in favor of "natural" deodorants
(Natural News) There was a time when walking around with deodorant-free – and even unwashed – armpits was quite normal. In fact, deodorants were a commercial failure when they were first launched in the late 1800s, with people believing that bathing regularly, avoiding exercise, staying out of the sun and covering themselves in perfume were... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Beagles can "sniff out" lung cancer more accurately than "advanced technology"
(Natural News) Lung cancer is the second most common type of cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in both men and women in the United States. There are several types of lung cancer, but non-small cell (NSCLC) is the most common form. Since NSCLC is so deadly, early detection is vital if a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Bon voyage! Study suggests taking vacations helps boost heart health
(Natural News) Statistics indicate that around a quarter of all adults have a condition known as metabolic syndrome, a cluster of risk factors associated with an elevated risk of Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and stroke. The risk of metabolic syndrome increases with age, and lifestyle issues like not exercising enough, smoking and carrying extra... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Mumps cases hit decade high in England
People are urged to get two doses of the MMR vaccine to maximise protection against the viral illness. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain cells of dead patients kept alive for WEEKS in Frankenstein-style experiments
SCIENTISTS are keeping human brain cells alive for weeks in a lab to learn more about the "fine architecture" of the most complex organ in the body. Healthy tissue removed during surgery is usually burned as medical waste. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China Expands Chaotic Dragnet in Coronavirus Crackdown
The “wartime” campaign to round up all who might be sick was extended to cities beyond the epicenter, even as it was marred by confusion that has isolated vulnerable patients and left some to die. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amy Qin Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Quarantines Xi Jinping Hubei Province (China) Source Type: news

California student stuck in China during coronavirus outbreak
Samson Adame, a 24-year-old Cal State Northridge student, has been in the Shandong Province of China since the coronavirus epidemic broke out. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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China Is Tracking Travelers From Hubei
The number of cases surged again in Hubei Province, the epicenter of the epidemic. The authorities are taking a high-tech approach to figuring out who has visited there. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Politics and Government Quarantines Cruises China Source Type: news

Med Students Learn Little About Spotting, Helping Sex-Trafficking Victims Med Students Learn Little About Spotting, Helping Sex-Trafficking Victims
Doctors are in a unique position to identify and help victims (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

U.S. confirms 15th case of coronavirus
With a spike in the number of coronavirus cases, the CDC warns the deadly outbreak could continue into next year. There are at least 15 cases in the U.S. Carter Evans has the latest. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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China reports 121 more deaths, 5,090 new cases in virus outbreak, raising death toll to nearly 1,400
(Source: ABC News: Health)
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Dentists threatened by coronavirus face-mask shortage
Some may have to "down drills" following curbs on how many they can order, the dentists' union says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China’s leaders shake up political ranks as coronavirus cases pass 63,000; Japan announces second virus fatality outside China
Those replaced include the head of Wuhan, the city at the center of the epidemic, and the leader of Hubei province, as Beijing attempts to assuage public anger over its response. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gerry Shih Source Type: news