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  1. Scientists have said the UK's youth diabetes death rate is higher than that of other EU countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bury Times

    Emerging research from the Institute of Child Health at University College London found the UK has a "high and rising" diabetes mortality rate compared with the EU among 15-to-24-year-olds from 2000 onwards. For children aged from one to 14, however, there was a decline in mortality at a higher rate than other members of the EU. 1 comment

  2. Mother's Day Festivities for any ageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Chicagoland offers a number of retro-inspired options to help residents celebrate Mother's Day in an old school way. Those who treat Ma to the spa , will receive a pair of complimentary tickets to the 1950s musical Million Dollar Quartet at the Apollo Theater .


  3. Graham Chittenden will host Comic Vision Tuesday at Hilton London...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Three stand-up aces who share a Comic Vision make a London stop on Tuesday to support a good cause. With Brantford's Graham Chittenden as host, Vancouver's Ivan Decker and Toronto's Art Simeon team up on the Comic Vision tour date.


  4. Firefighters running through Wellington on relay to Sky TowerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    South2Sky In May, firefighters from the Bay Of Plenty and Canterbury will be running through Wellington and the Hutt Valley to raise funds for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand . Local runners and supporters are invited to help run a leg of the relay.


  5. Doctors Sound Warning Over Child ObesityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Doctors on Thursday called on the government to do more to rein in child obesity. They met at a seminar organized by the National Health Insurance Service.


  6. An explanation of wild birds' role in avian flu outbreakRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTVC

    Wild birds are believed to be behind the first major widespread outbreak of bird flu in the United States. The H5N2 virus has cost Midwestern turkey and chicken producers more than 13 million birds since early March, including several new cases announced in Iowa and Minnesota on Monday.


  7. Elevated Cardiovascular Risk After Hodgkin Lymphoma Persists for DecadesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal Watch

    Researchers retrospectively examined the medical records of some 2500 Dutch patients who'd been treated for Hodgkin's before age 51. During a median 20-year follow-up, over 1700 CV events occurred in roughly 800 patients. Hodgkin's patients had three times the incidence rate of coronary heart disease and seven times the rate of heart failure compared with the general population - increases that persisted after 35 years.


  8. More Preliminary Signs That PCSK9 Inhibitors May Improve OutcomesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal Watch

    PCSK9 inhibitors dramatically lower LDL cholesterol and may confer a mortality benefit, according to a meta-analysis in the Annals of Internal Medicine . The authors note that the findings should be interpreted with caution until longer studies are complete, however.


  9. New analytical method could help clean up yohimbe adulteration, developer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA

    A new analytical method for products featuring yohimbe bark extracts developed and tested by Flora Research Labs promises to speed the detection of adulteration in this ingredient, according to lab director James Neal-Kababick. Supplements featuring yohimbe have a checkered history in that the ingredient features most prominently in the sexual enhancement space and sports nutrition spaces.


  10. Pop star Mariah Carey to make grand entrance for Vegas showRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Mariah Carey is getting ready to make a grand entrance to celebrate her Las Vegas Strip debut that will bring her chart-topping hits to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The pop icon is appearing at the casino-hotel Monday night to celebrate her 18-show residency called "Mariah #1 to Infinity."


  11. Overnight Healthcare: House Dems target ObamaCare 'Cadillac' taxRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... in 2018, is based on the cost of premiums, which the lawmakers point out are higher in areas with more expensive health costs. Healthcare customers who receive benefits above $10,200 for individual coverage and $27,500 for family coverage will be ...


  12. Winehouse family criticizes 'misleading' movie about singerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    The family of Amy Winehouse has criticized a documentary about the late singer that is due to have its premiere at next month's Cannes Film Festival. A statement issued Sunday by family spokesman Chris Goodman said director Asif Kapadia's "Amy" is "misleading and contains some basic untruths." 1 comment

  13. Officials advise doctor's patients be tested for hepatitisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Health officials are advising former patients of a Santa Barbara physician to get tested for hepatitis and other blood-borne illnesses. The county's Public Health Department said Monday that Dr. Allen Thomashefsky's patients should get tested for hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV.


  14. Some 'taxapalooza' options hit low-income residents hardRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... in an extension measure. It doesn't generate much money, relatively speaking, and could be a campaign negative. Health groups want to boost cigarette taxes, both to raise revenue and discourage smoking. A new severance tax on oil production is ...


  15. What's Marco Rubio's secret?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Ross Douthat writes, "Rubio more than most candidates fits the way most Republicans want to think about their party and ideology and cause." There is much to that, and certainly Republicans want to get away from the dig that they are "grumpy," "angry" or downright "mean."


  16. Abington student-faculty team studies link between mom's depression, teen issuesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A research collaboration between a first-year Penn State Abington student and a faculty mentor yielded intriguing findings in the link between maternal depression and problem behaviors in teens. Their study claimed one of the top prizes at the Abington College Undergraduate Research Activities annual poster fair.


  17. How Salt, Potassium Affect Your Teen's Blood PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    Parents who worry about their teens' consumption of salt can take heart from a new study, which finds that a diet high in sodium may not have a negative impact on blood pressure levels in teenage girls. While recent research in adults has shown salt consumption may not negatively affect blood pressure the way scientists once thought, this is the first study to examine its effects on a teenage population.


  18. Model uncovers malaria parasite causes red blood cell changesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A model of a malaria-infected red blood cell may lead to better ways to treat malaria, according to a team of engineers and molecular biologists who investigated how this parasite infection causes the red blood cells to stiffen. Normal red blood cells are about 8 microns in size, but can circulate in the microvascular system with a diameter of 1 to 2 microns because they are flexible, deformable and durable.


  19. No health claims but probiotics remain on medical agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA

    Probiotics are yet to win a health claim in the European Union but they continue to receive backing by various bodies for gastrointestinal issues like diarrhoea. Agencies like the UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence and the American Gastroenterological Association back certain probiotics for certain conditions, relayed researcher, Viola Andresen at a symposium hosted by Yakult in Berlin last week.


  20. Canadian squad much more than just soccer playersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    The 23-woman Canada roster announced Monday for this summer's Women's World Cup is more than a collection of soccer players. It is an eclectic group with many strings to its bow.