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  1. Thanks, Obama. Health insurance rates jumping upa againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hot Air

    ... about it. But yes in the new age of the Affordable Care Act your care is going to continue to be less affordable . Health insurance companies around the country are seeking rate increases of 20 percent to 40 percent or more, saying their new ...

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  2. Possible new treatment for depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... to be effective. These are usually scheduled on a daily basis, five times per week for four to six weeks. Your mental health provider will conduct an interview with you to determine if you meet the criteria for possible treatment. If you are going ...

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  3. Honeygrow and Little Babya s Collaborating Every Sunday in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Phillymag.com

    ... by the amount of coordination necessary to manage their diagnoses. It involves assembling a topnotch team of health professionals, navigating insurance policies, More>> During the summer, everything is more fun outside. Maybe it's the extended ...

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  4. NFC East Roundup: Replacing Rolando McClainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Phillymag.com

    ... by the amount of coordination necessary to manage their diagnoses. It involves assembling a topnotch team of health professionals, navigating insurance policies, More>> If you play sports or are very physically active, chances are you've experienced ...

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  5. Emmy-Winning Choreographer Phil Black Has Passed AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    On the morning of June 5 at the Actors Fund Nursing Home in Englewood NJ, the Jazz and Tap teacher Phil Black passed away after fighting Parkinson's disease for over 20 years. For over 40 years there wasn't a Broadway dance musical produced that didn't have at least half of its dancers trained by Phil.

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  6. Energy drinks & sugary sodas linked to lifetime diseases & over 184,000 deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Beware- Sugary drinks can be fatal.A new study by Tufts University says that sugary drinks cause 184,000 deaths worldwide annually, including 25,000 deaths in the United States.The finding is revised estimate of numbers first presented at a scientific... Energy and sports drinks, sugary sodas, fruit drinks, sweetened iced tea as well as frescas or homemade sugary beverages are poor choices for quenching thirsts, hydration and health in general. Individuals that drink these types of beverages daily over long periods of time can make a dangerous impact increasing their risk of health problems.

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  7. NY health officials warn of mosquito riskRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    Public health officials in New York state are reminding residents of the dangers posed by mosquitoes after West Nile Virus was found in two counties. The New York State Department of Health says members of the public can protect themselves by eliminating standing water in their yards.

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  8. The Myth of Big, Bad GlutenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    AS many as one in three Americans tries to avoid gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley and rye. Gluten-free menus, gluten-free labels and gluten-free guests at summer dinners have proliferated.

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  9. Incorporating chemical modification constraints into a dynamic...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America , Vol. 101, No.

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  10. HIV in young people rising in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Maryland Gazette

    As the rate of HIV cases among young people rises in Maryland, public health officials are scrambling for new ways to address the problem - or risk undermining years of success. Among those newly diagnosed with HIV statewide, the proportion of those ages 20 to 29 nearly doubled - from 16 percent in 2003 to 31 percent in 2012, the most recent data available.

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  11. For Many, Obamacare Is Becoming The Unaffordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Forbes.com

    Let me start by saying this is not a political screed against Obamacare ; I'm thrilled that some 18 million Americans now have health insurance who didn't before the law took effect, lowering the percentage of uninsured adults from 18% in 2013 to 11.9% today. But I'm growing concerned that for some people - especially older, middle- and lower-income adults - the Affordable Care Act is becoming The Unaffordable Care Act.

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  12. Medical Memos: State award honors GVNA Healthy Families teamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... volunteers have gone through the Question, Persuade and Refer program. GVNA workers often see patients with multiple health concerns and complicated situations and knowing what to do in the event they discover that someone is depressed and may be ...

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  13. Bernie Malkove's love of roses lives on in donation to Mitchell Cancer CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    He started with three-four rose bushes, most as a lark and to see if he could do it. "My mother's name was Rose and she loved roses and I liked roses," he said.

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  14. Global Dialysis Industry 2015 - Market Size, Share, Growth Drivers, Trends and Forecasts AnalysisRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    Some of the factors driving the growth of dialysis market include: growing number of diabetic patients, increasing dialysis population and incidences of chronic and infectious diseases which has further increased the healthcare expenditure and pharmaceutical sales. Market dynamics like key trends and development, challenges and growth drivers are discussed in detail.

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  15. N.J. home to 8th highest number of asbestos-related deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

    New Jersey, home to some of the country's largest manufacturers of asbestos products, ranks eighth in the nation for the number of people who died from lung cancer and other asbestos-related diseases, according to a new report. From 1999 to 2013, between 128,000 to 160,000 people in the nation died from asbestos exposure, including 9,395 who lived in New Jersey, according to the Environmental Working Group Action Fund's report released last week.

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  16. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    1 hr ago | North Country Now

    Homeowners and farmers in the North Country can take advantage of a free tool to help fight mosquitoes and the spread of the deadly EEE and West Nile viruses. Available first-come first-served at the St. Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District office in Canton is a free larvicide "dunk" treatment kit that is placed in standing water where mosquitoes breed, to help to kill larvae for up to 30 days.

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  17. Blue Eyes Linked to Greater Risk for AlcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PsychCentral

    People with blue eyes may be at greater risk for becoming alcoholics, according to a novel study by genetic researchers at the University of Vermont. The study is the first to identify a direct link between a person's eye color and alcohol dependency.

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  18. Pass the tissues: Ohio makes allergy top 10Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Sickweather, a company that provides a sickness forecast, similar to a weather forecast, recently published a study that ranked Ohio as the 8th worst state in seasonal allergies from May 2014 to 2015. Ohio's ranking in the Sickweather study doesn't surprise Belia Spradlin of Vanlue.

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  19. Gay marriage ruling leaves debate about religious liberty wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... historic ruling for same-sex marriage and in a 6-to-3 vote upholding distribution of tax credits in President Obama's health care reform law. While the same-sex marriage decision will reverberate for years, the high court's ruling in the Obamacare ...

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  20. How To Live With Food RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... turns out, taste very similar. It helps a lot to make small substitutions that still keep things "normal." 2. Visit a health nutrition store. Not everything I used to eat can be replaced with a direct alternative. That's why I've found it helpful to ...

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