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After years of telling consumers that eating too much salt was bad for their health, a new report from the Institute of Medicine at the behest of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention turns conventional wisdom on it's head: There [is] no rationale for anyone to aim for sodium levels below 2,300 milligrams a day.
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Getting enough vitamin B1 in your diet is essential for maintaining a healthy body.
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The overall health of Americans isn't improving much, with about six in 10 people either overweight or obese and large numbers engaging in unhealthy behaviors like smoking, heavy drinking or not exercising, a new government report shows.
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The fight has drawn comment from bands including the Dandy Warhols and the Decemberists The medical establishment near universally supports fluoridation.
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Residents of Portland, Ore., will vote today on whether to add fluoride to their drinking water - a move hailed by some as one of the greatest public health achievements of the 20th century .
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The study represents some of the first evidence of a causal effect of PE on youth obesity, and is forthcoming in the Journal of Health Economics .
Middle-aged men who stayed fit were less likely to die from three common cancers after being diagnosed than those who were out of shape, research found.
Mia Maestro will play Dr. Nora Martinez, a colleague and love interest for Ephraim Goodweather in the pilot from Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse.
In any given year, up to 1 in 5 U.S. children has a mental health disorder, a new report says.
One in five children in the United States has a mental illness. After ADHD , conduct disorder, anxiety, depression, and autism spectrum disorder are the most prevalent mental health issues among U.S. children.
The Will County Health Department is asking residents to help minimize the public's risk of West Nile Virus by reporting dead bird sightings.
Wisconsin employers, including hospitals, nursing homes and other health care agencies, could no longer require workers to get flu shots under a bill pending in the Legislature.
As he uses sign language for the word, "ball" he says it too. His therapist, Jaime Formal, cheered.
CAMDEN - The Delaware River Port Authority Public Safety Department will join law enforcement professionals across the country in the Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign beginning May 20.
Core Pediatrics Associate Practice Director Angela Smith and her staff were recognized this week as the New Hampshire 2103 Immunization Champion by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Main Category: Pediatrics / Children's Health Also Included In: Psychology / Psychiatry ; ADHD ; Mental Health Article Date: 19 May 2013 - 0:00 PDT Nearly 20% of children in the United States suffer from a mental disorder, and the number has been increasing for over a decade, according to a new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and ... (more)
Cobb County Manager David Hankerson is expected to recommend the Board of Commissioners to hire Jessica Gill as the county's new senior services director at Tuesday's regular board meeting.