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Severe Eczema May Be Linked to Heart Disease Risk

May 25, 2018 , WebMD
Because this was an observational study, the researchers couldn't prove eczema caused the increased heart disease risk. But they said that, given the large number of people included in the study, the association appears...
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Breyers updates packaging to support American farmers

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Breyers will now feature “Partnering with American Farmers — 100% Grade A Milk and Cream” on packaging, as part of its ongoing pledge to source from the highest quality ingredients and support the livelihood of American farmers, the company said. Read More...
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Virtuagym gets $7M for enterprise, consumer-facing fitness apps

May 25, 2018 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Amsterdam-based fitness app company Virtuagym has raised $7 million (6 million euros) in its second round of funding. European tech investor Endeit Capital led the...
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Kroger bites into meal kit market with Home Chef merger

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Kroger is looking redefine the grocery customer experience and revolutionize mealtime through a merger agreement with meal kit company Home Chef. Read More...
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Redcon1 supplements coming to Vitamin Shoppe

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Redcon1 supplements will be available at all Vitamin Shoppe locations across the United States starting June 1, the manufacturer announced on Monday. Read More...
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Sleep in this weekend -- you might live longer

May 25, 2018 , CNN Health
Your pets may be pestering you to get up and feed them, and your spouse may want you to get started on that honey-do list, but tell them you're sleeping in this weekend. Science says it may help you live longer, especially if you don't get enough rest during the week....
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Faculty seeks USC president's ouster over campus gynecologist scandal

May 25, 2018 , CNN Health
A University of Southern California faculty organization is asking school President C.L. Max Nikias to resign amid a scandal involving a former campus gynecologist accused of sexual misconduct and using racist language during exams....
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Want To Prevent Tick Bites? What About Clothing With Permethrin Bug Spray?

May 25, 2018 , Forbes
The results from the study of Insect Shield clothing are promising. But here are some of the...
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Good News For Patients: Trump Won't Dramatically Lower Drug Prices

May 25, 2018 , Forbes
What the politicians, pundits and public fail to see is that the market for drugs is basically functional. Disrupting the market could have serioius consequences for the industry, patients, and the economy. This time Trump got it...
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FDA approves Glenmark’s Welchol generic

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Glenmark said that it had already started supplying the product in the United States. Read More...
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The animals that children grow up with worldwide

May 25, 2018 , CNN Health
Pets around the world include bunnies, birds, and beetles. Here is just a sampling of the animals that some children across the globe grow up with....
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Mars Wrigley unveils new products at Sweets and Snack Expo

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
At the National Confectioners Association’s Sweet and Snacks Expo in Chicago, Mars Wrigley will be debuting dozens of new products and packaging across several of its popular brands. Read More...
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FDA Action Against OTC Benzocaine Teething Product

May 25, 2018 , eMedicine Health
FDA Action Against OTC Benzocaine Teething...
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FDA takes action against use of OTC benzocaine teething products

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers that OTC teething products containing benzocaine pose a serious risk to infants and children and is asking that companies stop selling these products for such use. Read More...
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Infographic: Take a look at these immune-boosting super-foods

May 25, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
With the impact of a superhero tale, this infographic from spreads the words about powerful...
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May 25, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
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Health Tip: How to Get Rid of an Embedded Tick

May 25, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: How to Get Rid of an Embedded TickCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/24/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/24/2018 12:00:00...
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2 Ebola patients escape from treatment in Congo, raising fears virus could spread

May 25, 2018 , CNN Health
Two Ebola patients slipped out of a treatment center this week in the Democratic Republic of Congo, French aid agency Doctors Without Borders said, raising fears the virus may spread as health officials raced to trace anyone they may have encountered. The patients died within a day....
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E-Cigarettes Found No Less Effective Than Other Ways To Quit Smoking, Except Free Money

May 25, 2018 , Forbes
The best way to get someone to quit smoking? Motivate them with money. After that, e-cigs may be at least as effective as nicotine-replacement therapy or...
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Giant Food returns as title sponsor of major summer festival

May 25, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
For the third consecutive year, grocer Giant Food will be the title sponsor of the annual Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle to be held in June in Washington D.C. Read More...
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