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  1. How to overcome the forces that glass-ceiling healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OUPblog

    ... on health than Qatar. It is also worth factoring in the unique health challenges we face, such as the obesity epidemic , which costs us between $147 and $210 billion per year and adds to the burden of chronic illnesses like diabetes and heart ...

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  2. Diabetes now an epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cross Roads News

    A new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that more than 100 million Americans are living with the disease. In 2015, it said, an estimated 1.5 million new cases of diabetes were reported among adults 18 years and older.

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  3. Yemen's cholera epidemic is worst on record: OxfamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    An ongoing cholera epidemic which has swept war-ravaged Yemen is the "largest ever recorded" in a single year, with more than 360,000 suspected cases in the three months since the outbreak started, the charity Oxfam said. Since cholera began to spread in April, the epidemic has killed more than 2,000 people, while the country grapples with death, starvation, malnutrition and diseases due to a worsening humanitarian situation caused by the war, Oxfam said in a statement on Friday.

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  4. Addiction And JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Press

    ... prayers, tying tefillin , kindling candles, and sitting in a sukkah really be the magic pills to eradicating the epidemic of alcohol, drug, sex, food and gambling addictions? That sounds foolish. But don't be so foolish to not understand that ...

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  5. A Network Epidemic Model for Online Community Commissioning DataRead the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    ... connected, does. Therefore, to study the propogation of "infection" across a social network, we propose a network epidemic model by combining a stochastic epidemic model and a preferential attachment model. A simulation study based on the subsequent ...

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  6. Oxfam: Yemen's cholera epidemic to worsen in rainy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    An international aid organization is warning that Yemen's cholera epidemic, the world's worst since Haiti's 2011 outbreak, is likely to worsen in the rainy season. The UK-based OXFAM group said Friday cholera in Yemen is now "the largest ever recorded in any country in a single year."

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  7. New Braeburn Pharma CEO Has Company on Track with Filing for Opioid Addiction Drug NDARead the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... standard of care for opioid addiction. If CAM2038 is approved, it could make a difference in the growing opioid epidemic facing the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, about 90 Americans die daily from ...

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  8. AIDS-related Deaths Decrease Significantly in Myanmar: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... in the past six years, the sharpest decline in Asia and the Pacific, according to a UNAIDS report on the global HIV epidemic released on Thursday. The report titled "Ending AIDS: Progress towards the 90-90-90 targets" was launched in Paris, France, ...

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  9. Group: Yemen's cholera epidemic to worsen in rainy seasonRead the original story

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    An international aid organization warned Friday that Yemen's cholera epidemic, the world's worst since Haiti's 2010 outbreak, is likely to worsen in the rainy season. The United Kingdom-based OXFAM group said in a statement that cholera in Yemen is now "the largest ever recorded in any country in a single year."

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  10. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... country. LONDON - More than half of all those infected with HIV - for the first time in the global AIDS epidemic that has spanned four decades and killed 35 million people - are on drugs to treat the virus, the United Nations said in a report ...

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  11. Paris spotlight on latest in AIDS scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... is now more common as the virus becomes resistant to first-choice medication. "We cannot afford to keep funding an epidemic of this proportion," said Linda-Gail Bekker, HIV vaccine researcher and president of the International AIDS Society hosting ...

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  12. Cops wage psychological warfare against online drug bazaarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Tribune

    ... with users asking questions about their orders." Darknet vendors are "pouring fuel on the fire of the national drug epidemic," he said, specifically citing cases of two U.S. teenagers killed this year, one a 13-year-old Utah boy, by overdoses of ...

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  13. Nationa s county leaders gather hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    ... two years. By the time the event concludes Monday afternoon, the representatives will address the nation's opioid epidemic, preparing for "active shooter" scenarios, improving water infrastructure and quality, economic development, mental illness in ...

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  14. lanning for the citya s futureRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lethbridge Herald

    ... 28 city council meeting for discussion and consideration. As discussed in my May column, opioid abuse has reached epidemic proportions in Alberta and in our own city in the past two years. My council colleagues and I are increasingly hearing from ...

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  15. India, China, Pakistan among 10 nations accounting for 95 per cent of HIV infections: UN reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... together accounted for more than 95 per cent of all new HIV infections in the region in 2016. The region's HIV epidemic remains largely concentrated among key populations, including sex workers and their clients, gay men and other men who have sex ...

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  16. Tide is turning on killer AidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... HIV treatment and prevention efforts that are putting eastern and southern Africa on track towards ending its Aids epidemic," the report said. The report noted that about 70% of people living with HIV knew their status, and of those who knew their ...

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  17. LETTER Do members of EMS count?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    I read the Sunday editorial “Drug epidemic now endangering first responders,” and I have one question: What about EMS? You mention the police and firefighters having to take extra precautions when they enter a scene, but the editorial makes it sound like we in EMS just show up, stay outside, and do nothing, and are the stereotypical ... (more)

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  18. AIDS in 10 datesRead the original story

    Yesterday | New Vision

    On June 5, 1981, US epidemiologists report the first deaths among young homosexuals from a mysterious immune-wrecking disease later named acquired immune deficiency syndrome . From the start of the AIDS epidemic in 1981, here are 10 dates in the history of the disease.

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  19. The scales have tipped - UNAIDS announces 19.5 million people on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    ... HIV treatment and prevention efforts that is putting eastern and southern Africa on track towards ending its AIDS epidemic. The report, Ending AIDS: progress towards the 90-90-90 targets, gives a detailed analysis of progress and challenges towards ...

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  20. For the first time ever, over half of people with HIV are receiving treatment: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The China Post

    ... dropping by 29 percent since 2010, while annual AIDS fatalities plummeted by 42 percent. "As we bring the epidemic under control, health outcomes are improving and nations are becoming stronger," UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe said. Amid ...

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