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  1. How To Survive Snow ShovelingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Shoveling the drive or sidewalk can do more than cause an aching back; it can be deadly. An estimated 1,200 people in the United States die each year of coronary artery disease during and after major snowfalls.

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  2. Lack of sleep among factors that can cause childhood obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | KCTV5

    Doctors call childhood obesity an epidemic. In fact, the number of kids who are overweight has doubled in the past 30 years, while the number of overweight adolescents has quadrupled.

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  3. U.S. obesity rate on the rise as health officials seek so...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Camden Chronicle Independent

    Health officials are trying to combat the rising obesity rate with campaigns about healthy diet and exercise practices and adjustments to Medicare offerings. The obesity problem in the United States is getting worse, in spite of creative efforts to combat it.

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  4. Suspended balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    Zo Arscott, co-founder of Chai Studios, a boutique fitness studio, and aerial yoga instructor told the Jamaica Observer that aerial yoga is a fusion style that incorporates pilates aerial skills, yoga and gymnastics. According to Arscott, it is.

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  5. Help for Namibian childbirth safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    Prof Judith Hall said the three big killers of expectant mothers were infections, bleeding and fitting because of high blood pressure A team of doctors from the University Hospital of Wales are trying to make childbirth safer in Namibia to ensure fewer mothers and babies die. Mothers in the sub-Saharan African country are 17 times more likely to die as they give birth than those in Wales.

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    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Two local patients are among the first in the nation to receive a sleep apnea implant that provides a new way to treat a disease affecting millions of people and costing billions in lost productivity every year. The device offers a new option for possibly hundreds of thousands of patients who cannot tolerate wearing a special mask during sleep and have not had success restoring their rest through nasal or soft palate surgery.

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  7. In Mid-Life, Heavy Drinking is Biggest Risk Factor for StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    If you are middle-aged and you consume more than two alcoholic drinks per day, your risk for stroke may be even greater than if you suffer from other well-known risk factors for stroke, such as high blood pressure or diabetes, according to new research published in the journal Stroke . Past studies have shown that alcohol affects stroke risk, but this is the first one to pinpoint differences with age.

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  8. Green Coffee Bean Max Acts As A Miracle Pill For Weight LossRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PR Log

    No More Worries!!! With Green Coffee Bean Max we are free to live life we want and fulfill our desire to get slim, healthy and fit. PRLog - Feb. 1, 2015 - We desire to be fit and healthy on our own terms.

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  9. How to recognize a heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Although we urge you to fill your sweetheart's mailbox with handmade cards, there may be no greater labor of love than to pay extra attention to cardiovascular health, because being as healthy as you can is a great way of expressing love to those who care about you. One in 3 deaths in the United States is caused by heart disease, making it the No.

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  10. Top 10 Gifts your heart will love for American Heart MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    February is American Heart Month. And it's a good time for the American Heart Association's list of Top 10 Gifts that you can give to your heart to make it healthy and very, very happy.

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  11. Leaks, lead paint, roaches for families in temporary housingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Sam Gaiter, Lachanda Taylor-Gaiter and their five children have been in 'temporary' housing at 584 Park Place in Brooklyn for 19 months. Sam Gaiter and Lachanda Taylor-Gaiter and their five children were placed in a Brooklyn building well over a year ago after their building was foreclosed.

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  12. Diabetes update: A growing epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Diabetes is a chronic disease state, in which the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or the body does not effectively utilize the insulin being produced. The result of such events is that an increased amount of glucose remains in the bloodstream.

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  13. Hormone disorder puts women at riskRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Perth doctors want teenage girls and women with a common hormonal disorder watched more closely for serious complications such as heart disease. A study of more than 2500 WA women with polycystic ovary syndrome found they were twice as likely to be admitted to hospital for medical conditions including type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure.

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  14. 'Healthy' Fat Tissue Could Be Key To Reversing Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    Preventing inflammation in obese fat tissue may hold the key to preventing or even reversing type 2 diabetes, new research has found. Researchers from Melbourne's Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and the RIKEN Institute, Japan found they could 'reverse' type 2 diabetes in laboratory models by dampening the inflammatory response in fat tissue.

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  15. Health: Heart health: The good, the bad and the uglyaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | State Journal

    The heart is an amazing machine that is actually a muscle. It's about the size of a fist, and weighs about half a pound.

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  16. Broken hearts are real: study finds loss of a loved one does lead to poor physical healthRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Traumatic life events such as bereavement can impact on physical as well as mental health, according to work led by Scottish researchers who found that losing a partner or family member does not just impact on levels of anxiety and depression, but also on health conditions - particularly heart disease. The survey of more than 1000 native Chinese living in Hong Kong also found conditions such as high blood pressure, arthritis, diabetes, eyesight degeneration and hearing loss are more likely in people who had experienced bereavement.

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  17. Migraine may double facial paralysis riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Migraine may double the risk of a nervous system condition that causes facial paralysis called Bell's palsy, new research says. "This is a very new association between migraine and Bell's palsy," said study author Shuu-Jiun Wang from National Yang-Ming University in Taipei.

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  18. Measles stirs debate between vaccinators and antivaxxorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    I thought that was interesting, so I posted it to my Facebook profile. I had no idea the issue was so controversial.

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  19. Book Notes: Joan Price offers a guide to sex after 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Cape Cod Times

    Yes, it's true. There's plenty of romance after 50. And because I'm writing for family newspapers, I won't get graphic.

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  20. Dr. Jeff Hersh: Heart test causes undue alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Q: I am only 37, I don't smoke, I have never had any medical problems and I am very active, but I was at this health fair where they had a free cardiovascular screening, so I did it. My blood pressure was perfect at 116/72, my total cholesterol was on the low-normal side, my good cholesterol was high-normal and my blood sugar was normal; however, my electrocardiogram showed high voltage.

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