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28 Counties Sues Major Opioid Manufacturers For Cost Of Crisis - The Daily Caller

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 20:58

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28 Counties Sues Major Opioid Manufacturers For Cost Of Crisis
The Daily Caller
Twenty-eight Wisconsin counties sued five major drug manufactures Nov. 7, seeking to recover financial costs from battling the opioid crisis. The lawsuit claims county services have been overwhelmed by the effects of the epidemic, and aims to reimburse ...
Punish Purdue PharmaToledo Blade
Purdue Is Said to Approach States in Bid to Settle Opioid ClaimsBloombergQuint
Bloomberg: Purdue proposes opioid crisis settlementThe Advocate
Superior Telegram -Financial News -Door County Pulse
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Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease - CNN

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 18:15

CNN
Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
CNN
(CNN) Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson said Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. A neurological disorder with no cure, Parkinson's can cause tremors, stiffness and difficulty balancing, walking and coordinating movement.
Jesse Jackson Says He Has Parkinson's DiseaseNPR
The Latest: Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosureWashington Post
Parkinson's disease: What you need to know in wake of Jesse Jackson's diagnosisABC News
Chicago Tribune -PEOPLE.com -New York Daily News -NBCNews.com
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Puppies From Puerto Rico Examined for Potential Infection - U.S. News & World Report

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 17:41

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Puppies From Puerto Rico Examined for Potential Infection
U.S. News & World Report
The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services is investigating a group of 10 puppies potentially infected with a bacterial disease that were sent to the state and Vermont from Puerto Rico. Nov. 17, 2017, at 11:29 a.m.. Puppies From Puerto ...
Health Officials: Puerto Rican Puppies Sent to New Hampshire, Vermont May Have Bacterial InfectionNECN
Puppies from Puerto Rico may have spread infection at Hanover pizzeria, officials warnWMUR Manchester

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Wall Street Journal Examines Current Plague Outbreak In Madagascar, Worst In 50 Years - Kaiser Family Foundation

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 16:39

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Wall Street Journal Examines Current Plague Outbreak In Madagascar, Worst In 50 Years
Kaiser Family Foundation
Madagascar, the tropical island nation off Africa's southeast coast, is scrambling to contain its worst outbreak of plague in at least 50 years. The country's health ministry reported 2,119 probable cases from Aug. 1 to Nov. 10, including 171 deaths ...
Black Death plague could make shaving cut FATAL as antibiotics fail GLOBALLY, expert warnsDaily Star
Plague outbreak: where does it still exist and could it spread?The Conversation AU
Black Plague Warning by experts: All you need to know about the deadly diseaseIndia Today
International Business Times, India Edition -India.com -Southern Times Africa -Citizens for Legitimate Government
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Hospital BioHacks Patient For The First Time - Inc.com

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 15:34

Inc.com
Hospital BioHacks Patient For The First Time
Inc.com
It's beginning. Meet 9 companies with gene therapies hoping to come to a hospital near you. By Lisa Calhoun. Lisa Calhoun is general partner at Valor Ventures. She is the author of How You Rule the World and runs the online magazine ...
Scientists use gene editing for the first time in attempt to cure metabolic diseaseSlashGear
US Scientists Try Cure Through 1st Ever Gene Editing In The BodyYeshiva World News
First ever attempt to edit genes inside human body carried out in the USMoneycontrol.com
Gears Of Biz -Independent.ie -NewsFactor Network -ABC Online
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World's first human head transplant a success, professor says - New York Post

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 14:49

New York Post
World's first human head transplant a success, professor says
New York Post
Professor Sergio Canavero gestures as he speaks to the media during a press conference in Glasgow, Scotland. AP. More On: transplants · Family of boy killed by gator at Disney creates transplant foundation for kids · Little girl's donated organs save a ...
Head Transplant Doctor Claims First Successful Human Head Transplant...on a CorpseGizmodo
First Human Head Transplant Successfully Performed on Corpse, Sergio Canavero AnnouncesNewsweek
Successful Surgical transplant of dead human heads as trial run for live humansNext Big Future
National Post -Austin American-Statesman -The Sun -RT
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Only one in ten Americans eat enough fruits and vegetables, CDC study finds - The Guardian

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 13:00

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Only one in ten Americans eat enough fruits and vegetables, CDC study finds
The Guardian
'Assuming this result is close to reality, it suggests the need for taking much stronger action to make it easier and cheaper to eat fruits and vegetables,' said one academic. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images. US news ...
Only 1 in 10 American adults eat enough fruits and vegetables, says the CDCMinnPost
Your health: CDC says Americans are not eating enough fruits and veggiesKULR-TV
Just 10% of Americans eat enough fruit and vegetables: CDC report reveals more than 290 MILLION people fail to ...Daily Mail

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Want to live longer? Get a dog - CNN

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:55

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Want to live longer? Get a dog
CNN
(CNN) The benefits that come with owning a dog are clear-- physical activity, support, companionship -- but owning a dog could literally be saving your life. Dog ownership is associated with a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease and death, finds a ...
Adopting a dog could lengthen your life, study saysCBS News
People who own dogs may live longerThe Verge
Man's best friend: Owning a dog linked to lower risk of death, study saysABC News
Forbes -Live Science -Pacific Standard -The Guardian
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First Flu-Related Death Of Season Reported In County - SFGate

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 07:07

SFGate
First Flu-Related Death Of Season Reported In County
SFGate
Santa Clara County public health officials today reported the first flu-related death of the season occurred earlier this month. The person who died was an adult under 65, had other medical conditions that caused a higher risk of severe complications ...
Santa Clara County reports its first flu death of the seasonThe Mercury News
So far, North Carolina reports minimal flu activityFayetteville Observer
Fighting flu shot mythsGainesville Sun
AOL -WGNO -NBC Montana -Patch.com
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Southaven woman plans to use kratom, despite FDA warning that it's deadly - FOX13 Memphis

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 03:19

FOX13 Memphis
Southaven woman plans to use kratom, despite FDA warning that it's deadly
FOX13 Memphis
The FDA is receiving pushback over a warning it published yesterday about a drug that's being used as an alternative to opioids. Advocates argue kratom, the drug at the center of the FDA warning, helps opioid users beat addiction.
After FDA warning, Georgia medical examiner says kratom killsAtlanta Journal Constitution
FDA warns that popular botanical substance could have same effects as opioidsQ13 FOX
FDA issues public health warning about kratomWPTV.com
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Chronic Wasting Disease Threatens Deer Population: What You Should Know - Tech Times

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 02:50

Tech Times
Chronic Wasting Disease Threatens Deer Population: What You Should Know
Tech Times
The deer population in different parts of the United States is increasingly being affected by chronic wasting disease. Reports of infected deer have come in from Minnesota, Wyoming, and Montana, among other states. ( Roman Grac | Pixabay ). The deer ...
Wasting disease worries leave deer hunters uneasyThe Detroit News
Testing confirms CWD in mule deer buck from south central MontanaABC FOX Montana News
DNR Intensifying Sampling For Chronic Waste Disease In DeerWFYI
The Spokesman-Review (blog) -Post-Bulletin -Minneapolis Star Tribune -Lakenewsonline.com
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5 Questions: Randall Stafford on new blood pressure guidelines - Stanford Medical Center Report

Google Health News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 01:24

Stanford Medical Center Report
5 Questions: Randall Stafford on new blood pressure guidelines
Stanford Medical Center Report
Under the new guidelines, tens of millions more Americans now meet the criteria for having high blood pressure. Nov 16 2017. Randall Stafford. A panel of the nation's leading heart experts issued new blood pressure guidelines Nov. 13 that redefine for ...
Healthy Living: 1/2 of all Americans now have high blood pressure under new guidelinesQ13 FOX
New blood pressure guidelines called 'first step' in better management for manyMassLive.com
Don't Let New Guidelines Raise Your Blood Pressure, But Do Take Them Seriously. Here's HowWBUR
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