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  1. New strain of lice could put schools in scratchy situationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Tribune

    ... for treatment. But it says districts shouldn't exclude otherwise healthy students from school if only eggs are found. Health experts say head lice aren't a sign of poor habits, as the pests prefer clean hair. But those who work at Lice Busters and ...

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  2. Judge sides with anti-abortion group in birth control caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A federal judge on Monday sided with an anti-abortion group in its challenge of a key birth control provision of the Obama administration's health care overhaul. The decision from U.S. District Judge Richard Leon adds to the legal debate surrounding the law's requirement that contraceptives for women be included among a range of cost-free, preventive benefits offered to employees.

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  3. New eating regimen may be better than fastingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    ... on your own if you have diabetes or follow a special diet for any other reason, if you're elderly or have chronic health conditions. People on the five-day fast-mimicking phase ate 1,090 calories the first day, 725 calories a day after that. And ...

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  4. HMO 2.0 coming soon to a worksite near youRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Health maintenance organizations died a slow death during the past several years - mainly because people didn't like the way insurers skimped on care. But a new improved version of the HMO is making a comeback.

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  5. Greenville / New Ipswich / Wilton: Warmer temperatures, lower flows mark E. coli readingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    Warmer temperatures and lower flows in the Souhegan and Merrimack rivers are producing generally expected seasonal E. coli readings in both rivers, according to the latest test done by the Souhegan Watershed Association. The Souhegan is a smaller river and reflects any pollution more quickly.

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  6. New Ipswich: Healthy river, healthy townsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    It's just after 8 a.m., and raindrops patter on the surface of the Souhegan River - stronger than a misting, but not quite a full-fledged rain. Cleta Dudley of New Ipswich, carrying a vial and a bottle, makes her way down the steep embankment from the road to the river's edge, stopping on her way to dig out a piece of a broken beer bottle.

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  7. Wimmera's unhealthy riskRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    YARRIAMBIACK, Hindmarsh and West Wimmera residents have the highest risks of heart attacks, cardiac arrest and heart failure in the state. Health Foundation data has revealed the rate of heart attacks and cardiac arrest for each local government area in Victoria.

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  8. Heslam: Kids stuck with scourgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston Herald

    ... Collection Team had picked up over 4,000 discarded needles citywide since June. Maureen Starck, assistant director of health services for Boston Public Schools, said children as young as 3 are taught not to pick up things outside like needles, but a ...

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  9. Daily pot smoking on U.S. college campuses at 35-y...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | WHTC

    ... have used the stimulant in the past 12 months compared to 2.7 percent in 2013. Monitoring the Future, used by federal health officials to track data on youth substance abuse, surveyed between 1,000 and 1,500 full-time college students for the study, ...

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  10. One woman's workout routine to stay aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... a tool on her. She started to get the neuropathy and had a hard time just walking," said Cheri Teranishi, women's health program director at Hashimoto. Doctors recommended physical therapy two to three times a week at the Rehabilitation Hospital of ...

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  11. Local endures misdiagnoses, symptoms of Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... long distances out-of-state to obtain treatment." - The site strives to "offer current data to residents and state health care professionals to expose the magnitude of this problem and consequences of outdated testing and treatment options." Despite ...

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  12. How well do dogs hear? 50 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    You have probably watched your dog perk their ears and cock its head. You just know they're hearing something, but you hear nothing.

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  13. 10 Natural Ways to Defy Your AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... part of your daily diet. Here are some examples of deliciously colorful foods that provide these key nutrients: Most health professionals who study the effects of food on aging agree that a balanced diet made up of a wide variety of colorful fruits ...

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  14. Christie tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    During an appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" Monday night, the New Jersey governor and presidential candidate told Fallon that he's considering going "nuclear" if he's relegated to the sidelines during the next GOP face-off, which will be moderated by CNN later this month. "Stay tuned on Sept.

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  15. Health calendar for Aug. 31-Sept. 7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    ... 586-4000 or visit www.armc.com and click on "register for a class." Tools For Life, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Cone Health Cancer Center, Large Conference Room, Alamance Regional. Come learn practical tools for dealing with stress and anxiety from ...

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  16. NAPW Inducts Eleanor Garrow-Holding, President / CEO, Food Allergy &...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    I'm pleased to welcome Eleanor into this exceptional group of professional women. Her selfless work and personal courage is helping and inspiring thousands of people diagnosed with life-threatening food allergies and their families.

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  17. Exclusive Breastfeeding and the Effect on Postpartum Multiple Sclerosis RelapsesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ivanhoe

    Women with multiple sclerosis who intended to breastfeed their infants exclusively for two months had a lower risk of relapse during the first six months after giving birth compared with women who did not breastfeed exclusively, according to an ...

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  18. Film based on real-life horror breaks records in ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    "The Clan", the latest film by Trapero, is based on the true story that shocked the Argentina 30 year... . In this undated film frame released by K&S Films, actors playing the members of Puccio pray before dinner during the film The Clan by Argentine filmmaker Pablo Trapero.

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  19. Single-payer insurance is a Cadillac plan for a Chevy priceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    While the Affordable Care Act has helped 16 million Americans gain health insurance, it hasn't been as successful in controlling the cost of health insurance , so more and more businesses and employees are going to bump up against the Cadillac tax provision . This disrupts industries and unions, and families are saddled with increasing premiums, deductibles and co-pays, discouraging them from actually using the insurance when they should.

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  20. Toddler Once Paralyzed by West Nile Now RecoveringRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    A North Texas toddler is recovering nearly two years after being diagnosed with the serious neuroinvasive form of West Nile virus. "He's talking up a storm, and he's about to start running! We can feel it," laughs his mom, Jame Garnett.

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