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3 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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CEO to step down of Livestrong group founded by cyclist Armstrong

By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN Texas (Reuters) - The CEO of the Livestrong cancer foundation started by disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong announced his resignation on Tuesday after a tenure in which the organization went from a being global brand to losing millions after Armstrong's doping scandal. Doug Ulman, who helped develop the foundation that aids cancer patients and helped steer it ...

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22 HOURS AGO - Health Canal

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Compound from hops aids cognitive function in young animals

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Xanthohumol, a type of flavonoid found in hops and beer, has been shown in a new study to improve cognitive function in young mice, but not in older animals.

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37 MINS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Mom’s iron intake may be important for autism risk: study

By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Iron intake during pregnancy might be associated with autism risk in the infant, a new study suggests. Researchers found that moms of kids with autism were less likely to remember taking iron supplements before and during pregnancy than other moms. That alone is not enough to prove a link, however. “Even though ...

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2 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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Autism insurance in NC subject of pro-Tillis ad

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - An group that says it's not required to disclose donors is spending another $2 million on television ads promoting U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis by highlighting his support for requiring insurance coverage for autism disorders. Carolina Rising leader Dallas Woodhouse said Tuesday two ads ...

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21 HOURS AGO - Health Canal

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Influenza A Potentiates Pneumococcal Co-Infection: New Details Emerge

WASHINGTON, DC – Influenza infection can enhance the ability of the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae to cause ear and throat infections, according to research published ahead of print in the journal Infection and Immunity.

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21 HOURS AGO - Health Canal

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Immune response turned up, not down, by flu during pregnancy, Stanford/Packard study finds

Immune cells from pregnant women are strongly activated by influenza — a surprising finding that may explain the increased risk of flu complications in pregnancy, a new study finds.

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1 HOUR AGO - CNN

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Enterovirus: My son was 'gasping for breath'

Since mid-August, Enterovirus D68 has swept through 27 states. David Nash was one of its victims.

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1 HOUR AGO - CNN

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My son was 'gasping for breath'

Since mid-August, Enterovirus D68 has swept through 27 states. David Nash was one of its victims.

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SEP 19, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Allowing Gay Men To Donate Blood Could Save Over 1 Million Lives, Study Finds

By Jennifer Chaussee SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Lifting a ban on blood donations from gay men would increase the amount of available blood by hundreds of thousands of pints (liters) each year and save more than a million lives a year, a California study showed on Friday. The U.S. Federal Drug Administration has banned gay men from donating ...

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SEP 19, 2014 - Huffington Post

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13 Ways To Beat Stress In 15 Minutes Or Less

By Yelena Shuster Ever felt like you just can't unwind after a demanding week? That's because stress triggers your body's fight or flight response: your adrenaline starts pumping, your heart beats faster, and your blood pressure rises, explains Ash Nadkarni, M.D., an associate psychiatrist at Brigham & Women's Hospital. "Long-term overexposure to stress hormones can cause increased risk of health ...

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