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Vasectomy Madness: 3 friends opt to schedule procedure together
 
 
FOX Health News - The excitement surrounding March Madness typically conjures up visions of employees sneaking peeks at scores or taking extra-long lunches to catch the end of a game, but some men have found a loophole to score a few days at home on the couch: vasectomies.
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Is 100% fruit juice good or bad for your child's weight?
 
 
CNN Health News - A new study suggests that drinking 100% fruit juice daily is linked to some, but not significant, weight gain in early childhood.
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Egypt suspends school meals program amid poisoning outbreaks
 
 
ABC Health News - Egypt suspends distribution of school meals nationwide after food poisoning outbreaks sickened hundreds of children
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Some of the youngest opioid victims are curious toddlers
 
 
ABC Health News - Among the youngest victims of the nation's opioid epidemic are under age 5. Curious toddlers sometimes find the pills in a mother's purse or accidentally dropped on the floor
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Creativity turns exercise on its head
 
 
Vancouver Sun - Health News - Wayne Loftus is not your average personal trainer. As he sits back in his chair, he’s excited to talk about how creativity, spirituality and loss have contributed to him wanting to help people break out of exercise ideologies that no longer serve them. “People define fitness by lacklustre standards” he says, “but for some people the […]
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In coach's rant, a lesson for parents and athletes
 
 
CNN Health News - If you've been on Facebook this week, chances are you've seen someone share comments made by Geno Auriemma, coach of the University of Connecticut women's basketball team. UConn hasn't lost a game in more than two years and is in play for a fifth consecutive national title.
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Pharmacist convicted of racketeering, fraud in fungal meningitis outbreak
 
 
CNN Health News - Jurors in the trial of pharmacist Barry Cadden delivered a mixed verdict Wednesday in connection with a deadly 2012 nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak.
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Bed delay transfer figures reveal areas worst affected
 
 
BBC Health News - Social care pressures blamed for delays in releasing people from hospital.
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More people are getting hurt by staying connected
 
 
FOX Health News - Smartphone and computer technology has completely turned the world around, providing helps in all areas of life from scheduling work to planning the kids’ meals.
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Johns Hopkins has first black female neurosurgeon resident
 
 
CNN Health News - In the 30 years that Johns Hopkins School of Medicine's neurosurgical department has accepted residents, there has never been a black woman in the ranks.
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Phone device tests male fertility with 98% accuracy
 
 
CNN Health News - A new smartphone attachment can evaluate a man's semen and determine his level of fertility with up to 98% accuracy, a new study has showed.
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Michigan high school athlete dies after collapsing at tryout
 
 
FOX Health News - A 15-year-old Lincoln Park student who collapsed Monday night during spring basketball tryouts has died.
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School boards remain status quo
 
 
Vancouver Sun - Health News - The months of speculation have come to an end: Saskatchewan’s 28 school boards will remain as they are — at least for now.
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The give and take of the massive provincial health budget
 
 
Vancouver Sun - Health News - In this year’s provincial health budget, the government giveth and taketh. The province allocated $5.2 billion to health — an increase of $38.6 million (0.7 per cent) from last year.  The lion’s share goes to regional health authorities — $3.4 billion — an increase of 1.2 per cent over last year. The spending includes a […]
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Grieving father: 'I don't play Trump songs anymore'
 
 
CNN Health News - Kraig Moss made financial sacrifices last year to follow Trump around the country and tell his own story. Now, he wishes he hadn't.
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Why flu shots fail even when the match is right
 
 
CNN Health News - In 2009, two flu vaccines manufactured by the same company did not equally protect against the circulating H1N1 flu virus. A study published Wednesday in the journal Science Translational Medicine examines the question: Why did one vaccine offer 35% less protection against the flu?
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Luke Jenkins death: Family receive £100,000 settlement
 
 
BBC Health News - Luke Jenkins suffered a cardiac arrest and died after being moved from intensive care to a ward.
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Many US women start pregnancy with poor diets
 
 
FOX Health News - Most women have poor diets around the time of conception that may increase the risk of pregnancy complications like excessive weight gain, high blood pressure, impaired fetal growth and preterm deliveries, a U.S. study suggests.
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Scientists discover urinary biomarker that may help track ALS
 
 
National Institutes of Health (NIH) News - NIH-funded study suggests opportunity to find insights to neurological disease.
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Boy with skin disorder finds best friend in dog with same condition
 
 
FOX Health News - An 8-year-old Arkansas boy and a 14-year-old dog in Oregon diagnosed with the same skin condition met for the first time this weekend, after an anonymous donor saw a news report on their online friendship and offered to help.
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FDA links rare cancer, 9 deaths, to textured breast implants
 
 
FOX Health News - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says it has received reports of 9 deaths and more than 350 cases of a rare blood cancer linked to breast implants.
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Ex-pharmacy exec acquitted of murder in meningitis outbreak
 
 
FOX Health News - The co-founder of a Massachusetts pharmacy was acquitted Wednesday of causing the deaths of 25 people but convicted of other racketeering charges in a nationwide meningitis outbreak in 2012.
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Antioxidant supplements don't lower dementia risk
 
 
FOX Health News - - Older men who take vitamin E and selenium supplements have the same risk of dementia as people who don't use these products, according to a new study that quashes hopes these antioxidants might prevent cognitive decline.
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Tens of thousands of EpiPens recalled for faulty mechanism
 
 
FOX Health News - Tens of thousands of EpiPens are being recalled across multiple countries because they might fail to work in an emergency, the company announced this week.
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Teenage pregnancies down to record low
 
 
BBC Health News - Conceptions among under 18s are at their lowest level since 1969, official stats show.
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Girl diagnosed with strep throat dies of leukemia one week later
 
 
FOX Health News - A Memphis family is mourning the death of a 10-year-old girl who may have had an undetected form of leukemia since birth.
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Rare anemia treated with stem cell transplant
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - A report in the journal Bone Marrow Transplantation describes the use of a novel stem cell transplant technique to treat an a -More- 
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Analysis: New hepatitis C drugs have response rate of 95%
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - An analysis in the Annals of Internal Medicine of data from 42 published clinical trials found that 95% of patients with hepa -More- 
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Smartphone device can detect presence of Zika, dengue in samples
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Sandia National Laboratories has developed a low-cost mobile device that uses a smartphone app to identify the presence of Zi -More- 
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Astellas partners with X-Chem on drug-discovery programs
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Astellas Pharma agreed to collaborate with X-Chem to use the latter's DNA-encoded DEX libraries of over 120 billion compounds -More- 
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$100M public stock offering to boost La Jolla's drug development pipeline
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - La Jolla Pharmaceutical, a developer of drugs for hereditary blood diseases, is seeking to raise $100 million through a publi -More- 
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Oxitec in talks with Texas county about mosquito control
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Officials in Harris County, Texas, are discussing the possible use of genetically modified mosquitoes developed by Oxitec to  -More- 
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Actinium gets EMA nod for AML drug
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - The European Medicines Agency has provided positive guidance for Actinium Pharmaceuticals' Iomab-B for treatment of acute mye -More- 
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PEP mentoring program seeking a few good mentors and mentees
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - The Professional Engagement Program (PEP) mentoring program is an informal, six-month program that provides a fun way for AAB -More- 
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To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven.
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer
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FDA: Rare cancer linked to breast implants and 9 deaths
 
 
CNN Health News - Nine deaths have been reported to the US Food and Drug Administration, stemming from a rare cancer that is associated with breast implants.
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Could we trick the brain to stop tinnitus?
 
 
CNN Health News - New research reveals some of the mechanisms underlying tinnitus' development and provides avenues for possible treatment, scientists say.
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AMA Brand Video
 
 
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Living in the era of the Internet of Things
 
 
CNN Health News - A recent WikiLeaks document dump, purportedly from the CIA, claimed that the agency can hack smart TVs and place them in "fake-off" mode, allowing an owner's private conversations to be recorded and sent to a covert server.
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