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  1. Your iPad May Up Your Risk for CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Shape

    Bright lights before bed can do more than disrupt your sleep-they may actually increase your risk for major diseases. Overexposure to artificial light at night could be tied to breast cancer, obesity, diabetes, and depression, according to a new paper from University of Connecticut cancer epidemiologists.

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  2. New MIND Diet Protects Against Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | PsychCentral

    ... Morris, a Rush professor, assistant provost for Community Research, and director of Nutrition and Nutritional Epidemiology. "I think that will motivate people." The diet is based on information accrued from years' worth of past research about which ...

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  3. "Very high levels of arsenic" in top-selling winesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WKYT

    Following recent warnings about the amount of arsenic in apple juice and rice, a proposed class action lawsuit is being filed Thursday in California that claims some of the country's top selling wines have high levels of the element: up to four and five times the maximum amount the Environmental Protection Agency allows for drinking water, reports CBS News correspondent Carter Evans. There are almost no federal labeling requirements to tell you what's really in wine, that's why a Denver laboratory started running tests to find out.

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  4. New diet may significantly lower risk of Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Medical News

    ... Morris, a Rush professor, assistant provost for Community Research, and director of Nutrition and Nutritional Epidemiology. "I think that will motivate people." Morris and her colleagues developed the MIND diet based on information that has accrued ...

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  5. Bill Gates calls for 'germ games' instead of war gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | West Australian

    Bill Gates opened a mock Ebola field hospital at the prestigious TED Conference as part of a call to be battle-ready for a deadly global epidemic. The Microsoft software mogul and philanthropist called for "germ games not war games" to train response forces and reveal holes in defenses.

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  6. Girl, 3, forced to smoke dagga, at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Iol.co.za

    ... that persisted even after three weeks of abstinence." Parry said research carried out by the MRC's SA Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use, which monitored demand for treatment for substance related problems from 66 treatment centres last ...

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  7. Your Favorite Wine Might Contain High Levels Of Deadly Arsenic, According To LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | CBS Local

    Kevin Hicks is the man behind BeverageGrades, a Denver lab that analyzes wine. Before launching the lab, Hicks spent 15 years in the wine business.

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  8. Is Artificial Light Making Us Sick?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | News Max

    Is our modern life with its inadequate exposure to natural light during the day and our preponderance of artificial light upsetting our natural biological clock and putting us at risk for disease? The answer very well could be "yes," says Richard Stevens, a UCONN Health Center cancer epidemiologist, who believes that the growing use of e-readers, tablets, and smart phones is upsetting our body's natural sleep/wake cycle. According to Stevens, these devices emit enough blue light when used in the evening to suppress the sleep-inducing hormone melatonin and disrupt the body's circadian rhythm, the biological mechanism that enables restful sleep.

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  9. Bill to lighten Vermont raw milk regulations draws debateRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Washington Times

    Vermont Rep. Teo Zagar says he prefers raw, unpasteurized milk, but will stop at his general store for the conventional stuff when the dirt road to his favorite farm is deep in snow or spring mud. "There's a little more terroir," the Democrat from Barnard said of the milk he gets from Kiss the Cow Farm, using a wine enthusiast's term for earthiness.

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  10. EpiCast Report: Atrial Fibrillation - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023 - New Study ReleasedRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | PR-inside.com

    2015-03-19 21:30:47 - Fast Market Research recommends "EpiCast Report: Atrial Fibrillation - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023" from GlobalData, now available Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a disorder of the heart's electrical system. The condition is ...

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  11. Bill Gates Calls for 'Germ Games' to Prepare for Global EpidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | News Max

    Bill Gates opened a mock Ebola field hospital at the prestigious TED Conference as part of a call to be battle-ready for a deadly global epidemic. The Microsoft software mogul and philanthropist called for "germ games not war games" to train response forces and reveal holes in defenses.

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  12. Finding Support For Surgery On FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Surgical Products

    For many, Facebook connects friends, family, and others with common interests. Despite the popularity of social networking sites like Facebook, scientists are only beginning to learn how they affect human interaction.

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  13. Trib Talk: Why are stillbirths increasing in the Uinta Basin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Dave and Wendie Casper pose for a portrait with their kids Jaden Karren, 10, and Kylie Karren, 1.5, in Vernal Wednesday March 18, 2015. The Salt Lake Tribune) Dave and Wendie Casper pose for a portrait with their kids Jaden Karren, 10, and Kylie Karren, 1.5, in Vernal Wednesday March 18, 2015.

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  14. "Very high levels of arsenic" in top-selling winesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    They included Trader Joe's famed Two-Buck Chuck White Zinfandel, which came in at three times the limit, a bottle of MA nage A Trois Moscato was four times the limit and a Franzia Blush had five times the EPA limit for drinking water. "Very high levels of arsenic" in top-selling wines They included Trader Joe's famed Two-Buck Chuck White Zinfandel, which came in at three times the limit, a bottle of MA nage A Trois Moscato was four times the limit and a Franzia Blush had five times the EPA limit for drinking water.

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  15. Bill Gates: Ebola Virus A 'Wake-Up Call'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Sky News

    The Microsoft co-founder calls for "germ games not war games" to prepare for the battle against a global epidemic. The Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist said the Ebola epidemic was a "wake-up call to get ready", during a talk at the prestigious TED Conference.

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  16. 'MIND' diet may protect against Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Science Blog

    ... Morris, a Rush professor, assistant provost for Community Research, and director of Nutrition and Nutritional Epidemiology. "I think that will motivate people." Morris and her colleagues developed the MIND diet based on information that has accrued ...

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  17. Lawsuit Claims There's High Arsenic Levels In Top-Selling WinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WBNS

    Following recent warnings about the amount of arsenic in apple juice and rice, a proposed class action lawsuit is being filed Thursday in California that claims some of the country's top selling wines have high levels of the element: up to four and five times the maximum amount the Environmental Protection Agency allows for drinking water, reports CBS News correspondent Carter Evans . There are almost no federal labeling requirements to tell you what's really in wine, that's why a Denver laboratory started running tests to find out.

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  18. How Artificial Light Can Mess With Your Health, University of Connecticut Researchers SayRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | BioSpace

    Lighting Adjustments Necessary For Better Health, Researchers Say Modern life - a cycle of inadequate exposure to natural light during the day and overexposure to artificial light at night - can mess with the body's natural sleep pattern. But new lighting may be able to restore the body's circadian rhythm, the biological mechanism that enables restful sleep, according to UConn Health cancer epidemiologist Richard Stevens, who has been studying the effects of artificial lighting on human health for three decades.

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  19. 2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | MedlinePlus

    ... weight both before and after pregnancy," said lead researcher Dr. Cuilin Zhang, a senior investigator in the epidemiology branch at the U.S. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. "Women should strive to maintain a healthy body ...

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  20. Lighting Adjustments Necessary for Better HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Health News Digest

    Modern life - a cycle of inadequate exposure to natural light during the day and overexposure to artificial light at night - can mess with the body's natural sleep pattern. But new lighting may be able to restore the body's circadian rhythm, the biological mechanism that enables restful sleep, according to UConn Health cancer epidemiologist Richard Stevens , who has been studying the effects of artificial lighting on human health for three decades.

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