Category: Health

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CDC reports 16 million young people can legally buy harmful e-cigarettes

A new report from the U.S. government claims that over 16 million children in the country can legally buy electronic cigarettes, which are not sa...
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New study suggests fructose may encourage overeating

A new research suggests that fructose, which is a type of sugar found in various foods and drinks, may promote overeating.
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Time ‘Person of the Year’ are Ebola fighters

Health workers fighting to control the Ebola outbreak in West Africa were chosen "Person of the Year" by Time Magazine.
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Survey reveals most people say menu calorie counts are helpful

A nationwide survey by WebMD reveals that most people are in favor of FDA's new ruling that makes inclusion of calorie information on menu items a req...
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FDA approves an addiction resistant narcotic painkiller

Last Thursday, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new hydrocodone tablet that is designed to prevent abuse and addiction because of the ...
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It is too late to create new vaccine for this flu season: CDC

On December 3, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) stated that it is already late to create new flu vaccines for this flu season...
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Affordable Care Act may weaken if exchange subsidies are struck

Legal experts believe that if the Supreme Court decides to invalidate the tax credits in the three dozen states where the program is run by the federa...
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CEOs threaten to unite with anti-Obamacare groups

Top U.S. CEOs who were enraged by President Obama's challenge to particular "workplace wellness" programs, have expressed their plans to unite with th...
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New report associates obesity to half a million cancer cases worldwide

A new report shows that obesity has association with nearly 500,000 new cases of cancer each year worldwide and that nearly two-thirds of cancers rela...
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Initial result of NIH Ebola vaccine test on 20 adults promising

National Institutes of Health (NIH) researchers had positive results from an initial test of an experimental Ebola vaccine on 20 volunteers at the NIH...