Category Archive: Health

Apr 12

CDC Warns That Mosquitos Carrying Zika Virus Will be Biting Again This Year

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Centers for Disease Control released new information Tuesday showing the impact of the Zika virus last year — offering advice on what to do before the insects start biting this year. The new report summarizes the number of Zika related infections last year in all U.S. states and territories with …

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Mar 29

Some Conservative Christian Moms Want Their Autistic Children on Marijuana

By: Lorie Johnson SOURCE: CBN News Many Christian conservatives are pushing to get their autistic children on marijuana. Parents with children with autism know the heartache that often accompanies the disorder. It can be particularly stressful when an autistic child exhibits violent outbursts that put everyone in danger, including the child. With nothing to lose, …

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Mar 29

New Type of Blood Test Can Detects Cancer and Pinpoints its Location Before Symptoms Appear

By: Sarah Knapton, science editor 24 MARCH 2017 • 12:57PM A blood test which not only detects cancer but identifies where it is in the body, has been developed by scientists. The breakthrough could allow doctors to diagnose specific cancers much earlier, even before signs such as a lump, begin to show. It is simple …

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Mar 28

REPUBLICANS HIT MAJOR ROADBLOCK TO ‘TRUMPCARE’ AFTER BAD CBO NUMBERS

  By: Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Less than a day after the Congressional Budget Office released an analysis of the “American Health Care Act of 2017,” three House Republicans, Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) Leonard Lance (R-N.J.), and Rob Wittman (R-Va.) said that they would vote against the new GOP health bill. The recent …

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Mar 28

So you have heart failure, now what? 7 tips for management

(BPT) – The common misconception about having heart failure is that your heart immediately stops beating. The reality is that heart failure can be a slow process that happens over time. Being diagnosed with the disease can be overwhelming, but you are not alone. At least one person is diagnosed with heart failure every minute, …

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Mar 21

Preparing for surgery? These tips could save your life

  (BPT) – If surgery is in your future, it’s never too early to prepare. Whether you’re having an outpatient procedure or a major operation involving a hospital stay, the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) encourages you to take simple steps to be ready for the big day, starting with talking with your physician anesthesiologist, …

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Mar 13

SPEAK OUT TO PROTECT YOUR HEALTH

  By: Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) For six years, Republicans have repeated the same phrase in every conversation about healthcare: “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Now that Republicans control all levels of government, they are preparing legislation to strip 30 million Americans of the everyday security of health insurance. The impact of …

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