Category Archives: Health

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CVS Set To Buy Health Insurance Giant Aetna In $69 Billion Deal

By Washington Post

Pharmacy giant CVS Health has agreed to buy Aetna in a $69 billion blockbuster acquisition 

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The Mental Health Crisis In The U.S. Can Be Directly Tied To The Loss Of Psychiatric Facilities

By NPR

A severe shortage of inpatient care for people with mental illness is amounting to a public health crisis

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New Study: You Must ‘Use’ Your Vagina Or It Could Become ‘Depressed’

By New York Post

It’s a painful condition that can leave you itching, even burning down there

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You Can’t Kiss Everybody; New HPV Virus Rumored To Be Deadlier Than HIV/AIDS

By The Daily Berries

Students from Kisii University, Kenya and the general public at large have been warned

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Euthanasia Enthusiast Creates Suicide Machine With Detachable Coffin; Kill Yourself Anytime, Any Place

By LifeNews.com

Australia’s best-known euthanasia activist, Dr Philip Nitschke,

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Virginia Beach To Become First In Its Region To Grant Paid Maternity Leave To Workers

By PilotOnline.com

When a full-time city employee gave birth to her son last year, she used two weeks

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Emergency Room Visits More Likely During The Holidays; ER Doctors Tell Us Why

By Business Insider

A 32-year-old with a plastic fork stuck in his throat. A 61-year-old man with a grease burn on his scrotum.

FDA Finds Most Herbal Supplements Sold In Major Stores Contain Cheap Fillers Instead Of What They Claim

By HLF-Team.com

Walmart, Walgreens, Target, and GNC are taking full advantage of the lack of regulation

Sex As Medicine? 10 Ailments That Can Be Treated By ‘Doing It’ Everyday

By Alternative Health Universe

We all know that sex has numerous mental and physical health benefits,

Men Stressing Women Out Twice As Much As Children, Studies Show

By Healthy Holistic Living

A middle-aged man jokes with his work friends, saying, “I love being a dad- I have 2 great kids…. but my wife has 3!”

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Updated Health Guidelines Suggest You May Indeed Have High Blood Pressure

By USA Today

Thirty million Americans are getting some bad health news: they have high blood pressure

The FDA Warns: Eating Black Licorice Could Put You In The Hospital

By Clark.com

If you end up with a stash of black licorice after Halloween, the Food and Drug Administration

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Has Trump Made Enrolling In Health Insurance Plans Too Difficult?

By InsuranceBusinessMag.com

It’s sign-up season for the Affordable Care Act, but the Trump administration isn’t making it easy

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American Cancer Society Reports Alarming Rate Of Colon And Rectal Cancer In Young Men

By NewsOne

After once considered prominent diseases in older adults, cancers of the rectum

CDC Releases New Map Of States With The Most Sexually Transmitted Infections

By Backgroundchecks.org

Since we first looked at the data, the CDC has published new findings,

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Baby Denied Kidney Transplant Because Donor Father Violated Probation

By 11Alive.com

Life-changing surgery is on hold for a 2-year-old boy.

California: Knowingly Exposing Sexual Partners To HIV Without Disclosure Downgraded From Felony To Misdemeanor

By LA Times

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Friday that lowers from a felony to a misdemeanor

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Black Women In The U.S. More Likely To Die During Or After Childbirth: Why?

By Essence

Late at night on February 4, 2010, when she was 37 weeks pregnant, Fathiyyah “Tia” Doster 

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The U.S. Government Warns: Disease Carrying Mosquitos Could Invade 75% of America

By Independent

Mosquitoes capable of spreading serious and potentially deadly diseases such as Zika

In An Abusive Relationship But Can’t Seem To Leave? You May Be A Victim Of ‘Trauma Bonding’

By Business Insider

Those who have never been in an abusive relationship struggle to understand