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Maintaining or starting exercise in middle age tied to longer life

Jul 18, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Even if they were inactive during their younger years, middle aged and older adults who get at least the minimum recommended amount of exercise each week may live longer than their sedentary counterparts, suggests a large UK study....
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Netflix deletes suicide scene from popular youth show, '13 Reasons Why'

Jul 17, 2019 , Reuters
Netflix Inc. is removing a controversial graphic scene depicting a youth suicide from its popular young adult drama "13 Reasons Why", following advice from medical experts, the company said on its Twitter account early on Tuesday....
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‘When I grow up, I want to be a doctor’

Jul 17, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Help young people discover their future medical careers. As a health care marketing professional, I’m always thinking about non-traditional ways for my clients to enhance their marketing efforts. This blog was inspired when my eight-year-old daughter said, “When I grow up I’m going to be an animal doctor or an artist.” The word “doctor” is […] The post ‘When I grow up, I want to be a doctor’ appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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High Blood Pressure, 'Bad' Cholesterol Risky for Young, Too

Jul 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: High Blood Pressure, 'Bad' Cholesterol Risky for Young, TooCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/16/2019 12:00:00...
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Babies As Young As 3 Months Old Are Being Held In U.S. Custody Without Any Parents At The Facilities

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A Center for Investigative Reporting report finds that a dozen children arrived at Child Crisis Arizona starting in mid-June, after it garnered a $2.4 million contract to house unaccompanied children through January 2022. It's unclear where the children's parents are. In other news from the crisis at the border: a momentary reprieve in arrests, a commemorative coin's connection to a toxic culture within Border Patrol, ICE raids, and more....
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It Used To Be Easy To Cure Urinary Tract Infections. But Now They’re Becoming Increasingly Resistant To Antibiotics.

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The drug ampicillin, once a mainstay for treating the infections, has been abandoned as a gold standard because multiple strains of UTIs are resistant to it. “This is crazy. This is shocking,” said Lance Price, director of the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center at George Washington University. In other public health news: mental health and apps, sleep training, firefighter suicides, skull fractures in infants, climate change and health, young blood, and more....
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Rise in GI Cancers in Younger Adults

Jul 13, 2019 , RxList
The increase in younger-onset gastrointestinal cancer is creating an ever-growing population of patients who have substantial unmet needs, says an...
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Just 300 Fewer Calories a Day Brings a Health Benefit

Jul 13, 2019 , WebMD
In the study, just over 200 adults younger than 50 with a healthy weight or just a few extra pounds were told to reduce their calorie intake by 25% for two...
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Rise in GI Cancers in Younger Adults

Jul 13, 2019 , eMedicine Health
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Flu Fact Sheet For Parents Increases Vaccination Rate In Children

Jul 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Young children are more likely to suffer severe, even life-threatening complications from the flu, but only around half of children in the US get the flu vaccine. A cheap and simple pamphlet about the flu, handed to parents in their pediatrician’s waiting room, can have a significant impact on the ......
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A Concussion Can Cost Your Job -- Especially If You Are Young And Well Educated

Jul 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A hard tackle on the football-field, a crash on your bike or a fall from a ladder in your home can easily cause a concussion, which eventually can cost your job - especially if you are in your thirties, and have a higher education. These are some of the findings in a large new register-based data r......
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Healthy Arteries are Linked to Better Heart Function in Middle Age

Jul 12, 2019 , CardioSmart
Developing heart-healthy habits as a young adult helps keep your heart strong in middle...
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AFM 'Season' Starts With 11 Cases, CDC Urges Docs to Be Vigilant, Report Early

Jul 12, 2019 , RxList
Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) typically spikes in the late summer to early fall "season," but federal health officials are already warning clinicians to be on high alert for the paralyzing disorder, which has struck 11 young children so far this...
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American Eagle to start selling cannabis-based balms, lotions this year

Jul 12, 2019 , Reuters
American Eagle Outfitters Inc will start selling cannabidiol (CBD)-infused personal care products in the United States later this year, entering a market that has seen booming demand among the apparel retailer's core younger customers....
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Ageism Disappears When Young and Old Spend Time Together

Jul 11, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Ageism Disappears When Young and Old Spend Time TogetherCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2019 12:00:00...
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When Epilepsy Is Fatal

Jul 11, 2019 , WebMD
Epilepsy is a common neurological disorder, the hallmark of which is unprovoked seizures. It affects people of all ages, though it’s more common among young children and older...
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California Expands Medi-Cal To Cover Young Adults Living In Country Illegally As Issue Gains Traction In 2020 Race

Jul 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
California already covers low-income children regardless of immigration status, but now has become the first state in the country do go further to young adults. Meanwhile, the Democratic debate thrust the issue into the national spotlight after the candidates showed support for expanding health care coverage for everyone in the country. Meanwhile, border arrests are finally dropping, but still remain high....
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AHA News: 'Surprising' Lack of Progress on Heart Disease in Younger Adults

Jul 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: 'Surprising' Lack of Progress on Heart Disease in Younger AdultsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/8/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/9/2019 12:00:00...
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Aggressive breast cancers more likely to hit black and younger women

Jul 10, 2019 , Reuters
Black and younger women face elevated risks of developing breast cancers that are not only aggressive but also less responsive to treatment, a new study confirms....
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Here's Why Gen-Z Are Turning To CBD Skincare

Jul 10, 2019 , Forbes
Ingestible CBD products have seen tremendous growth, in line with an increased focus on wellbeing and mental health amongst young health-conscious consumers, can topical CBD products do the...
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