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  1. American Heart Association calls for focus on social factorsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    The American Heart Association said today that more attention needs to be paid to the social factors that influence heart health, such as race, education, and address. Those factors may be partly responsible for the increase in rates of cardiovascular disease expected over the coming decades, according to a statement in the journal Circulation.

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  2. 'Mild' increases in salt intake add risk of high blood pressure and heart disease: New dataRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Food Industry

    Even small increases in salt intake that are well within the ranges seen in daily life are linked to a higher risk of high blood pressure, according to new Japanese population data. According to the authors of the study, which is published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, the new data highlights the importance of maintaining a lower-salt diet over a lifetime, and confirms the findings of other studies that show strong associations between salt in the diet and high blood pressure.

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  3. Ice-T and Coco Austin: Announce pregnancy and baby's genderRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    After excitingly announcing that they're expecting, Ice-T and Coco Austin revealed Monday morning on their talk show, that they're having a baby girl! But that wasn't the only news the Law and Order: SVU star and his wife shared-they also announced t... Ice-T and his beautiful wife, Nicole "Coco" Austin, have been together for the past fourteen years. Now, after all this time the happy couple has even more exciting news to share.

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  4. Zumbro Valley adding primary careRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KIMT

    Recently Zumbro Valley Health Center, located in Rochester, was able to get certification from the Minnesota Department of Health to give primary care to their patients. This means not only can you get your help in areas like mental health and chemical issues, but also care in battling those chronic conditions like high blood pressure.

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  5. Sign a waiver before trying this 'Ghost Pepper ice cream'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    To spice up the summer an ice-cream shop in Rehobeth Beach, Delaware is serving its customers with Ghost Pepper Ice Cream, a dessert so hot that customers have to sign a waiver just to try it out. The sweet confection starts out with vanilla ice cream, ribboned with strawberry sauce and is flavored with a mash made of several hot sauces and Ghost Peppers including one of the world's hottest peppers, reported Fox News.

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  6. A new wrinkle in agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Among the traditional rites at high school reunions and similar events is the universal assessment of attendees who have hardly seemed to age and those who have, well, gotten "really old." Scientists are not immune to such observations.

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  7. Ice-T and Coco Austin reveal their baby's name and sexRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Actor Ice-T and his wife Coco Austin recently announced they were expecting and today, they revealed not only the baby's sex, but what they planned on naming their first child. As previously reported , the couple announced their pregnancy news a week ago.

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  8. Make the most of Oregon's tomato season; 5 food myths you're still falling for: Table TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    It's tomato time: Some chilly summers, Oregon gardeners have to figure out what to do with all their green, unripened tomatoes. Not this year, though, thanks to July's long stretch of hot weather.

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  9. MetroHealth opens first Discount Drug Mart clinic in Parma HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    The MetroHealth System has opened its first of five walk-in clinics in a Discount Drug Mart location. The clinic, at the Parma Heights Drug Mart on York Road, offers same-day primary care services for children and adults.

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  10. Spinach Extract Could Help Curb HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Battle Diabetes

    The study included 60 people - half men and half women -who either consumed the spinach extract or a placebo. Researchers monitored samples of the subjects' blood and also measured their lipid and glucose levels.

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  11. Drinking coffee helps keep seniors' brains healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    Research has already found that coffee could have health benefits such as reducing a person's risk of type 2 diabetes , but new research published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease claims that the caffeinated beverage could improve cognitive function in seniors. According to UPI and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution , the study looked at more than 1,400 older Italians between the ages of 65 and 84, and found that over the course of three years, those who drank an average of two cups of coffee per day were less likely to develop mild cognitive impairment than those consuming no coffee.

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  12. It'll Be a Girl (Named Chanel!) for Ice-T and CocoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Celebrity Babies

    Just a week after announcing their pregnancy news , Ice-T and wife Nicole "Coco" Austin have revealed the sex of the baby: it's a girl! The couple shared the exciting news about their first child together on the premiere episode of their new daytime talk show, Ice and Coco , which was taped July 24 and aired Monday. "I'm 21 weeks.

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  13. Global Sports Medicine Industry - Market Size, Share, Global Trends and Forecasts 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... Forecast 7.2 Forecast Methodology Other Related Reports on Pharmaceuticals Market: Global Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)) Market: Trends and Opportunities (2015-2019) ( ) Pulmonary Arterial ...

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  14. Enjoy a drink but beware of the risksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Worcester News

    WHEN the weather gets warmer most of us like to take the opportunity to get out and about and socialise with our friends and family. This can quite often include a few alcoholic drinks and it can be very easy to lose track of the amount you're drinking, which can lead to some very serious problems.

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  15. Salt just as harmful for our health as sugarRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Worcester News

    MOST of us are aware that too much sugar is bad for us, indeed I like the sweet taste of sugar so much I feel guilty instinctively when I eat sweets or cakes! But salt does not have the same effect on my conscience - although it too is harmful if we eat too much. Some authorities believe too much salt is the biggest cause of high blood pressure in the UK today.

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  16. Myanmar Times: U Aung Thaung unlikely to recover from injury: doctor ...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Burmanet

    Former military strongman U Aung Thaung has been flown to Singapore in a critical condition after collapsing late on July 8 with a cerebral haemorrhage. A senior doctor who treated the Union Solidarity and Development Party veteran in Nay Pyi Taw told The Myanmar Times yesterday there was "no hope" that he would be able to make a full recovery due to the severity of his injuries.

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  17. Big data collaboration to improve chronic disease managementRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore and Holmusk, a global tele-health platform, have recently announced a collaboration to further the potential of big data in healthcare. Big data refers to very large, unstructured and diverse datasets that cannot be managed using conventional methods.

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  18. Proceeds from 100 rifles to go to sick Kansas girlRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | DigitalBURG

    A gun manufacturer is donating the proceeds from 100 .22 rifles to raise money to help a southeastern Kansas girl with pulmonary hypertension pay for expenses related to her illness. New Jersey-based manufacturer Henry Repeating Arms already has donated more than $52,000 for Grayson Sutton, a 5-year-old from Sedan, The Wichita Eagle reported .

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  19. A complicated case of diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... are projected to be diabetic by 2030. With complications ranging from loss of sight and life-threatening hypertension to amputation of the foot, diabetes has never been as ferocious as it is today. And one among the many Filipinos suffering from ...

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  20. Effects of spinach extract on satiety: feel full, curb cravingsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    A new study found in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition examines how consuming the concentrated extract of thylakoids found in spinach can reduce hunger and cravings. Thylakoids encourage the release of satiety hormones, which is very beneficial in slowing down fat digestion.

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