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  1. Task force: Mammograms in 40s a choice, but don't skip at 50Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal

    Women should get a mammogram every two years starting at age 50 - and while routine screening brings little benefit in the 40s, beginning it that early should be a personal choice, a government task force said Monday. Also, there's not enough evidence to tell if new 3-D mammograms are the best option for routine screening, or if women with dense breasts need extra testing to find hidden tumors, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force concluded.

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  2. Testicular cancer: most common cancer for young menRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    The Cancer Resource Centers' 2015 information series on cancer types, risk factors and symptoms is sponsored by CRC in collaboration with the Mendocino County Health and Human Services Agency. The information presented is for educational purposes and is not intended to replace the advice of your health care provider.

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  3. Stanford, Harvard researchers to share $500K medical prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal

    ... (Courtesy of Xiaoliang Sunney Xie via AP) In this March 26, 2015 photo provided by the Stanford School of Medicine, Dr. Karl Deisseroth, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and of bioengineering at Stanford University, poses for a photo ...

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  4. Bird flu confirmed at Iowa farm with 5.3 million chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal

    ... Let's wait and see," said poultry industry consultant Simon Shane, who also teaches poultry science and veterinary medicine at North Carolina State University. He added that if 20 million to 30 million hens are infected, consumers could start seeing ...

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  5. Young grandson of Jerry Tarkanian recovering from strokeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    The 5-year-old namesake grandson of Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is recovering at home after a stroke left him hospitalized over the weekend. The young boy's father said he was released from University Medical Center on Monday and will now start rehab with a home nurse.

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  6. Brent St. Germain: One year and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Wednesday marked one year since having weight-loss surgery. For many who had gastric-sleeve surgery, like myself, it's known as a sleeversary.

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  7. The Latest: '14 winner finishes Boston Marathon with sprintRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    Dr. Bryan Lyons, top, pushes Rick Hoyt in the Boston Marathon, Monday, April 20, 2015, as they pass through Natick, Mass. Meb Keflezighi wasn't able to claim another Boston Marathon victory, but he still gave at least one runner a thrill on the course.

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  8. Woman dies after Colton crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Colton police officers were dispatched about 6:09 p.m. to Barton Road, near Hill Top Drive, for a single vehicle collision, according to a Colton Police news release. A 2007 Hyundai Elantra had run off the roadway and rolled down a steep embankment, ejecting the female driver, who was the only person in the car.

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  9. U.S. breast cancer cases expected to rise sharply by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    Blanca Rubio performs a mammogram on a 65-year-old patient at Evanston Hospital in Evanston, Illinois, October 16, 2009. A government task force reworded 2009 recommendations to call for women to get a mammogram every two years starting at age 50 - and while routine screening brings little benefit in the 40s, beginning it that early should be a personal choice.

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  10. 2015 Walk MS Columbia Happens SaturdayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Walk MS events around the country connects people living with Multiple Sclerosis and those who care about them on a day 2015 Walk MS Columbia Happens Saturday Columbia, SC -- Walk MS events around the country connects people living with Multiple Sclerosis and those who care about them on a day Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1yMoSAc Columbia, SC -- Walk MS events around the country connects people living with Multiple Sclerosis and those who care about them on a day to come together and celebrate the progress made in research and assistance.

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  11. Business Buzz: April 21Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The London Free Press

    The Friendly Groomer Peter Newbould with his client Callie in London, Ont. on Friday April 17, 2015.

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  12. Researchers say the type of e-cigarette you use can determine whether you quit entirelyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    Two new studies looking at whether electronic cigarettes help smokers to quit their deadly habit have found that while some of them can, it depends on the type and how often it is used. The research - welcomed by experts in a field marked by a dearth of good scientific evidence and intense lobbying - suggests daily use of so-called "tank" e-cigarettes, designed to be refilled with nicotine-containing liquids, is most likely to help smokers quit.

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  13. 'He wouldn't enable me': Demi Lovato opens up about boyfriend...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    'He wouldn't enable me': Demi Lovato opens up about boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama helping her achieve sobriety and says she's more rock and roll now than before She's been sober for three years following stints in rehab to address battles with alcohol, cocaine, depression and an eating disorder. And American singer Demi Lovato says she is very fortunate to have had the support of her boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama during the tough times.

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  14. My baby, mya virus? Stanford researchers find viral proteins in human embryonic cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stanford

    One thing I really enjoy about my job is the opportunity to constantly be learning something new. For example, I hadn't realized that about eight percent of human DNA is actually left-behind detritus from ancient viral infections.

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  15. Coleman launches flu immunisation campaignRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    "This year there is a particular focus on ensuring younger people with long term health conditions such as severe asthma or diabetes are protected." High risk groups include those with long-term health conditions such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes, respiratory disease, kidney disease, cancer, as well as pregnant women and people aged 65 and over.

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  16. Cape artists write songs marking Boston Marathon tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    Sandwich native Carly Tefft, 21, will perform her song "Keep on Running" today between start "waves" one and two at the starting line of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton. Witnesses to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings were left with an array of strong emotions, and two local artists were inspired by the unity and pride that followed the tragic event to write songs that they have since been asked to perform for runners and survivors.

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  17. Anandiben urges elite to give up LPG subsidyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    Chief Minister Anandiben Patel urged people of all classes, especially the elite, to use the BRTS bus to reduce pollution levels in the city, and give up their LPG subsidies. Patel said this while inaugurating the BRTS route over the Ukai dam canal, popularly called the canal corridor project, and launching the free internet Wi-Fi facility in Surat.

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  18. Homeopathic medicine under FDA scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

    By some estimates, about a third of Americans use some form of alternative medicine, including homeopathic remedies because they find Western medicine inadequate. Creams such as Arnicare for pain relief or liquids such as Sidda Flower Essences for male virility are part of a $2.9 billion business that has seen "explosive growth," according to the FDA.

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  19. Victoria earns rank as a top Texas city ... 28 minutes ago Victoria...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Beyond.com , an online career network for job seekers and employers, compared the number of job postings on its website with the Texas Workforce Commission's labor force for the month of February to determine the top 5 places to land a job in Texas. "We analyze this data to better help our members as well as to understand recruitment trends," Joe Weinlick, senior vice president of marketing, wrote in an email.

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  20. Mashpee man wanted in South Yarmouth stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    The Yarmouth Police Department is seeking an arrest warrant for a 22-year-old Mashpee man accused in a weekend stabbing that sent one man to the hospital.  William Benton is wanted in connection with an assault Saturday night at a Mars Lane home, said Yarmouth Police Det. Eric Nuss.

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