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By On 23 Jul, 2011 At 07:42 PM | Categorized As Featured, Health News | With 0 Comments
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The Clinton Bush Haiti Fund announced a $1.8 million grant to the Boston-based nonprofit Partners In Health to support its Haitian sister organization.

By On 23 Jul, 2011 At 08:56 AM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments
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A collection of retail heavyweights will join first lady Michelle Obama‘s campaign to bring fresh fruits, vegetables and other nutritious foods to the USA’s “food deserts” — impoverished areas with little access to healthy foods.

By On 19 Jul, 2011 At 09:28 AM | Categorized As Featured, Health News | With 0 Comments
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PHOENIX (AP) — A giant wall of dust rolled through the Phoenix area on Monday, turning the sky brown, creating dangerous driving conditions and delaying some airline flights

By On 14 Jul, 2011 At 02:07 AM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments

Two studies released yesterday add to the growing body of evidence that taking a daily pill containing one or two AIDS drugs can keep an uninfected person from catching HIV.

By On 12 Jul, 2011 At 07:50 PM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments
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Study Suggests Diagnosis of Cancer Is More Frequent for Men

By On 4 Jul, 2011 At 05:57 PM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments
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Children whose mothers take Zoloft, Prozac, or similar antidepressants during pregnancy are twice as likely as other children to have a dianosis of autism or a related disorder, according to a small new study, the first to examine the relationship between antidepressants and autism risk.

By On 4 Jul, 2011 At 05:00 PM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments

Smokers using the smoking cessation drug Champix showed a higher risk of serious heart problems compared with those taking a placebo, a new review suggests.

By On 29 Jun, 2011 At 02:39 AM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments

Paulla Miller is a breast cancer survivor, but the scariest part of her story has to do with the fact that she lived with her tumors for at least eight years while doctors passed it off as nothing.

By On 23 Jun, 2011 At 05:01 PM | Categorized As Featured, Health News | With 0 Comments
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Urban life has some definite benefits over rural life—more job opportunities, better sanitation, and being able to get good take-out at any time of the day or night. However, living in a city also increases the odds that you suffer from anxiety, schizophrenia, and other mental disorders. While this relationship has been known for quite […]

By On 23 Jun, 2011 At 04:56 PM | Categorized As Health News | With 0 Comments

Take the TV set out of the children’s bedroom. Teach kids to eat only when they’re hungry. Don’t restrict their playtime as a punishment.

By On 22 Jun, 2011 At 07:02 AM | Categorized As Featured, Health News | With 0 Comments
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President Barack Obama’s health care law would let several million middle-class people get nearly free insurance meant for the poor, a twist government number crunchers say they discovered only after the complex bill was signed.