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  1. Have a ball in aid of Alzheimer'sRead the original story

    6 min ago | Miltonkeynes Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A dedicated volunteer at the Alzheimer's Society hopes to raise more than 1,000 for the charity at a Hallowe'en Ball she's organising.


  2. Historical facts that just aren't trueRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    Oct. 9 is Leif Erickson Day, but don't go grabbing that horned hat to wear just yet. The day celebrates the 11th-century Norse explorer who is credited with sailing to New Foundland and settling Vinland hundreds of years before Christopher Columbus ventured forth.


  3. The Symptoms of Low TestosteroneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | HealthCentral

    Since the mid 2000's there has been a surge in both discussion and treatment of low testosterone. Men have begun to recognize that a cascade of symptoms including low energy, low libido, and issues related to building muscle may be due to low testosterone levels.


  4. Swindon massage therapist Danny Clayton leading half marathon treatment teamRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | This is Wiltshire

    FOR an empathetic ear at Swindon Half Marathon tomorrow seek out the massage tent in the race village, where three-time finisher Danny Clayton will be on hand with his team before and after the run. Danny, 34, is an injury and rehabilitation specialist who has been running DC Injury Clinic in Oakhurst for the past five years.


  5. Shoppers pop in for diabetes test at Brunel CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | This is Wiltshire

    FOUR people were referred to their GP for further testing for diabetes during the free diabetes screening day organised by Swindon Lions on Thursday. Specialist diabetes nurse, Sarah Fitzpatrick carried out the simple blood tests which are designed to alert people if they might be at risk of developing diabetes which can cause severe vision loss and sometimes blindness.


  6. Ombudsman helps families navigate elderly servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Daily Republic

    "I had to navigate so much with my mom and dad," said the retired Vacaville school teacher. "I just want to take the stress off families in similar situations."


  7. Allergy sufferers hit hard by dry weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Sneezing, rubbing of the eyes, a a runny nose; signs allergy season is effecting Mississippians. ?"Mississippi always has a difficult allergy season," said Dr. Marc Hellrung of the St. Dominic's Family Practice Clinic in Brandon.


  8. Behind the pink silhouetteRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Courier

    PINK PROUD: Breast cancer survivor Pauline Prebble encourages all men and women to be proactive about their health. Picture: Lachlan Bence Pauline had visited her doctor about a subtle change, thinking perhaps she was overreacting a little but best to be safe.


  9. Antidepressants: How drugs got into Australia's systemRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... About 85 per cent of the antidepressant prescriptions in Australia are written by GPs. In the USA's private health system, psychiatrists are reimbursed what they regard too little for therapy, and so schedule short appointments at which there's only ...


  10. Substance Abuse: What You Need To Know NowRead the original story

    17 min ago | Business North

    ... use disorder among people ages 18 to 25 is twice that of adults 26 and older, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. More than one-third of the nation's 35 million 18- to 25-year-olds reported binge drinking (generally ...


  11. HopeHealth gets $1M to support caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Cape Cod Times

    At HopeHealth, West Yarmouth resident Brenda Danovitch found the help she needed as her husband, Stephen, progressed through the stages of Alzheimer's disease until his death at age 74 in 2013. "They're just there for you every step of the way," she said.


  12. Vaporizers: Most Used Alternative for Those Who Want to Quit SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Newswatch

    In 2015, electronic cigarette industry boomed to $3.5 billion dollars. This means it has doubled since last 2013 which is only $1.7 billion; a statistics provided by Bonnie Herzon of Wells Fargo Securities senior tobacco and beverage analyst.


  13. Photographer donates art to Addenbrookea s oncology department as thank you for his wifea s careRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Cambridge Evening News

    Amateur photographer Terry Ward has donated eight photos from his Vista Exhibition/Display to Addenbrooke's as a thank you for the care his wife received. She is now in remission from cancer.


  14. Iowa OutdoorsRead the original story

    29 min ago | Northern-Sun Print

    Whether you feed birds in your backyard year-round or just during the winter, it is important to remember to keep your bird feeders clean. With winter approaching many of us are planning on feeding the birds.


  15. Mid-Ohio Valley Medical Group joining WVU MedicineRead the original story

    32 min ago |

    Camden Clark Medical Center officials announced Friday that the Mid-Ohio Valley Medical Group will join the WVU Medicine family of healthcare providers. "This is a natural fit for the area's largest physicians group to be joining the area's largest medical center," said Dave McClure, president and CEO of Camden Clark Medical Center, which is part of WVU Medicine.


  16. Fundraising evening for 'Mr Halstead'Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Halstead Gazette

    A charity night will be held for a 70-year-old marathon veteran known as "Mr Halstead" as he battles cancer. Terry Rivers, of Harvey Street, has completed 78 marathons but is in the middle of eight sessions of chemotherapy for lymphoma at Colchester General Hospital.


  17. Oh, what a rush: Panthers run their way to 2-0 record in divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago |

    That came courtesy of linebacker Marcus Glenn on a pass not thrown by his quarterback. Glenn's sealing pick closed out Amory's 34-24 Division 1-4A win against the No.


  18. Texoma Community Center Integrated Health offers servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | North Texas e-News

    The Texoma Community Center's Integrated Health Program has been available to Texoma area patients since October 2013. IHP became a reality as a result of the 1115 Waiver Medicaid Expansion.


  19. Artwork plan vetoed over - nuisance' fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Oxford Times

    The wooden canopy would have created a covered area in Blewitt Court with murals showing aspects of Littlemore's history. Despite being recommended for approval by planning officers, Oxford City Council 's east area planning committee rejected the A 17,000 project.


  20. Thyroid Function Tests Market: the Increase in Prevalence of Hyperthyroidism and HypothyroidismRead the original story

    44 min ago |

    Thyroid Function Tests include various blood tests which are conducted to identify the functions of thyroid gland. Epidemiological data from WHO suggests that there are more than 750 million cases globally with thyroid disorder.