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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Judge throws out initiative that would ban supervised injection sites

  1. Judge throws out initiative that would ban supervised injection sites  KOMO News
  2. Timeline: The fight for Seattle-area injection sites and cases against them  KIRO Seattle
  3. Bellevue Council Approves Permanent Safe-Injection Site Ban  Patch.comFull coverage

Pulaski, Jefferson counties top applications for medical pot

  1. Pulaski, Jefferson counties top applications for medical pot  Miami Herald
  2. Streamlining the process for medical marijuana shops  WILX-TV
  3. Michigan Regulators Brace Themselves for Rush of Medical Marijuana Applications  MERRY JANEFull coverage

Is High Intensity Resistance Training Safe in Osteoporosis? Load Up on Calcium-Rich Foods to Tackle the Condition

  1. Is High Intensity Resistance Training Safe in Osteoporosis? Load Up on Calcium-Rich Foods to Tackle the Condition  NDTV
  2. The Health Benefits of Exercise for Osteoporosis  Scoop.co.nz
  3. Love Your Bones: Protect Your Future  The News InternationalFull coverage

Hair Loss Drug Taken By Trump May Cut Prostate Cancer Risk

  1. Hair Loss Drug Taken By Trump May Cut Prostate Cancer Risk  News18
  2. Age Matters: What is role of PSA in prostate cancer?  Roanoke Times
  3. 'Donald Trump's hair-growth drug may cut prostate cancer risk'  Times NowFull coverage

Air Pollution May Make Babies' Cells Age Faster

  1. Air Pollution May Make Babies' Cells Age Faster  TIME
  2. Air Pollution May Make Babies Age Faster, So It's Time To Fight For The Environment  Romper
  3. Study: Pollution's Effects On Lifespan May Start In The Womb  ABC2 NewsFull coverage

Monday, October 16, 2017

A 2-year-old's kidney transplant was put on hold — after his donor father's probation violation

  1. A 2-year-old's kidney transplant was put on hold — after his donor father's probation violation  Washington Post
  2. Mom: Hospital is endangering toddler son for dad's mistakes  ABC News
  3. Toddler's kidney transplant stalled after donor dad violates probation, family claims  Fox News
  4. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation  CBS News
  5. Child's transplant in limbo  CBS46 News AtlantaFull coverage

One in nine American men has oral HPV, study finds

  1. One in nine American men has oral HPV, study finds  CNN
  2. 7 Million American Men Carry Cancer-Causing HPV Virus  New York Times
  3. More men than women infected with oral human papillomavirus  ReutersFull coverage

What to know about hepatitis A, as California outbreak triggers state of emergency

  1. What to know about hepatitis A, as California outbreak triggers state of emergency  ABC News
  2. State of emergency clears way for California to purchase more hepatitis A vaccines  Fox News
  3. California Declares State of Emergency in Hepatitis A Outbreak  Food Poisoning BulletinFull coverage

Sleep Scientist Warns Against Walking Through Life 'In An Underslept State'

  1. Sleep Scientist Warns Against Walking Through Life 'In An Underslept State'  NPR
  2. Mindfulness Apps Aim To Help People Disconnect From Stress  wfitFull coverage

Good News, Bad News on Breast Cancer Survival Rate

  1. Good News, Bad News on Breast Cancer Survival Rate  Healthline
  2. Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites  HealthDay
  3. Insurance plays significant role in breast cancer disparities  EurekAlert
  4. 5 breast cancer facts women should know  Arab NewsFull coverage

Case of West Nile virus confirmed in city of Spartanburg

  1. Case of West Nile virus confirmed in city of Spartanburg  Spartanburg Herald Journal
  2. Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in Palm Springs  KESQ
  3. DeSoto reports new West Nile case  DeSoto Times-TribuneFull coverage

Being overweight cuts life span by two months for every extra kilo we put on

  1. Being overweight cuts life span by two months for every extra kilo we put on  Hindustan Times
  2. How do genes and lifestyle choices affect lifespan?  Medical News Today
  3. Fitness, Education, Quitting Smoking Keys to Longevity  NewsmaxFull coverage

Vermont streamlines process for substance abuse counselors

  1. Vermont streamlines process for substance abuse counselors  BurlingtonFreePress.com
  2. Regulatory Hurdles Lead To Shortage Of Substance Abuse Counselors  Vermont Public Radio
  3. Vermont streamlines rules for drug counselor licensing  WPTZFull coverage

Randall Children's Hospital In Portland Verified As Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center

  1. Randall Children's Hospital In Portland Verified As Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center  Patch.com
  2. Legacy Health raises level of trauma care for children  OregonLive.com
  3. Oregon Pediatric Trauma Center Attains Level 1 Status  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverage

Mental Health First Aid training to be offered

  1. Mental Health First Aid training to be offered  Record-Courier
  2. Lake County offers mental health first aid training  Chicago Daily HeraldFull coverage

Dr Cathy Stephenson: Have we really seen the end of measles?

  1. Dr Cathy Stephenson: Have we really seen the end of measles?  Stuff.co.nz
  2. MMR Vaccine Market To Witness Enhanced Demand From Vaccine Research Institutes, Clinical Laboratories ...  Digital JournalFull coverage

Mom: Hospital is endangering toddler son for dad's mistakes

  1. Mom: Hospital is endangering toddler son for dad's mistakes  ABC News
  2. Probation Violation Prevents Atlanta Dad From Giving a Kidney to His Sick Child  Newsweek
  3. Toddler's kidney transplant stalled after donor dad violates probation, family claims  Fox News
  4. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation  CBS News
  5. Child's transplant in limbo  CBS46 News AtlantaFull coverage

Meet a reluctant medical marijuana doctor in the heart of the Bible Belt

  1. Meet a reluctant medical marijuana doctor in the heart of the Bible Belt  The Cannabist
  2. Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research finds  WCPO
  3. Vermont Medical Society Wants to Restrict Medical Marijuana & Delay Full Legalization  MERRY JANEFull coverage

Gun waiting periods could save hundreds of lives a year, study says

  1. Gun waiting periods could save hundreds of lives a year, study says  Science Magazine
  2. New Evidence Shows Waiting Periods for Gun Purchases Can Save Lives  Pacific Standard
  3. States That Make You Wait to Buy Guns Have Fewer Deaths: Study  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverage

Stanford professor getting death threats over 'gaydar' research

  1. Stanford professor getting death threats over 'gaydar' research  Fox News
  2. Stanford researchers built a 'gaydar' for photos — and it reveals something disturbing about facial recognition technology  Markets InsiderFull coverage

Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites

  1. Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites  HealthDay
  2. Insurance plays significant role in breast cancer disparities  EurekAlert
  3. The White House's Pathetic Breast-Cancer Pinkwashing  Daily Beast
  4. Could we be doing more to fight breast cancer?  SalonFull coverage

UPMC's Donald Yealy elected to National Academy of Medicine

  1. UPMC's Donald Yealy elected to National Academy of Medicine  Tribune-Review
  2. TSRI's Benjamin Cravatt elected to National Academy of Medicine  EurekAlert
  3. Two U-Michigan faculty elected to prestigious National Academy of Medicine  University of Michigan Health System NewsFull coverage

Artificial pancreas automatically manages diabetics' glucose levels

  1. Artificial pancreas automatically manages diabetics' glucose levels  MobiHealthNews
  2. Artificial Pancreas Improves Quality of Life for Type-1 Diabetes Patients  Geek
  3. Asians may be more prone to diabetes due to reduced ability to produce insulin  TODAYonlineFull coverage

Oregon Pediatric Trauma Center Attains Level 1 Status

  1. Oregon Pediatric Trauma Center Attains Level 1 Status  U.S. News & World Report
  2. Legacy Health raises level of trauma care for children  OregonLive.com
  3. Randall Children's Hospital In Portland Verified As Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center  Patch.comFull coverage

Men don't wear condoms for a very embarrassing reason

  1. Men don't wear condoms for a very embarrassing reason  New York Post
  2. Measure for Pleasure: MyONE Perfect Fit now offers condoms in 60 sizes  PR Newswire
  3. Does size matter? Company offering custom-sized condoms says yes  PhillyVoice.com
  4. New Custom-Fit Condoms Available For Men Who Are 'Too Big'  Newsweek
  5. This custom-fit condom company has made a discovery: Size matters  Toronto StarFull coverage

Pink Hemet PD patch sales to aid Temecula breast cancer resource center

  1. Pink Hemet PD patch sales to aid Temecula breast cancer resource center  Press-Enterprise
  2. Omaha metro cops putting the “Cuffs on Cancer”  Nebraska Radio Network
  3. BDI's 'Paces for Pink' drawing supports fight against breast cancer  Furniture TodayFull coverage

Scientists Identify New Molecular Pathway that Controls Aging

  1. Scientists Identify New Molecular Pathway that Controls Aging  Sci-News.com
  2. Having More Of This Protein Makes Mammals Live Longer, Say Scientists  HuffPost UK
  3. Fountain of Youth: Scientists Find a 'Switch' to Reduce Aging  Sputnik InternationalFull coverage

Study: Your hair dye may be increasing your risk of breast cancer

  1. Study: Your hair dye may be increasing your risk of breast cancer  AOL
  2. Women Who Frequently Dye Their Hair Have An Increased Risk Of Getting Breast Cancer  Huffington Post Canada
  3. People Who Dye Their Hair Could Have A Much Higher Cancer Risk, New Study Finds  RomperFull coverage

Indiana Doctors Mull Safety Options After Physician Death

  1. Indiana Doctors Mull Safety Options After Physician Death  U.S. News & World Report
  2. 5 most-read stories today: Northwest Indiana pain doctors ramp up safety after the killing of Mishawaka physician over ...  nwitimes.comFull coverage

Does My Child Have an Eating Disorder?

  1. Does My Child Have an Eating Disorder?  NY Metro Parents
  2. First ever walk for eating disorder awareness in western Massachusetts held Sunday  The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
  3. Eating disorder group looks to raise awareness  Ealing TimesFull coverage

Cops worked to release jailed father for kidney donation to son

  1. Cops worked to release jailed father for kidney donation to son  Atlanta Journal Constitution
  2. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant from dad because of probation violation  KING5.com
  3. Hospital: No Transplant for Boy Until Donor Dad Follows Law  U.S. News & World Report
  4. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation  CBS News
  5. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant from 100% match dad because of probation violation  WXIA-TVFull coverage

Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research finds

  1. Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research finds  The Denver Channel
  2. Texarkana doctor strict on medical marijuana prescriptions  Magnolia Banner News
  3. Prohibition 'Has Done More Damage To Public Health Than Marijuana Has,' Says Former Surgeon General  CivilizedFull coverage

'Magic mushrooms' may help 'reset' depressive brains, study claims

  1. 'Magic mushrooms' may help 'reset' depressive brains, study claims  NHS Choices
  2. 'Magic Mushrooms' Might Ease Depression Symptoms  Live Science
  3. Magic Mushroom to Treat Depression is Possible According to Studies  Edgy LabsFull coverage

Air Pollution May Make Babies' Cells Age Faster

  1. Air Pollution May Make Babies' Cells Age Faster  TIME
  2. Diesel fumes harm children while they are in the womb! Pregnant women exposed to sooty particles in exhaust ...  Daily MailFull coverage

Teal pumpkins signal allergy-friendly treats this Halloween

  1. Teal pumpkins signal allergy-friendly treats this Halloween  Wichita Eagle
  2. Look for the teal pumpkin  Union Daily Times
  3. Teal Pumpkins Welcome Kids With Food Allergies  CBS DFWFull coverage

The Deadly Link Between Sugar and Cancer

  1. The Deadly Link Between Sugar and Cancer  Fortune
  2. Scientists reveal the relationship between sugar and cancer  Medical Xpress
  3. Sugar makes cancerous tumours more aggressive, finds new study  The IndependentFull coverage

Legacy Health raises level of trauma care for children

  1. Legacy Health raises level of trauma care for children  OregonLive.com
  2. Randall Children's Hospital In Portland Verified As Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center  Patch.com
  3. Oregon Pediatric Trauma Center Attains Level 1 Status  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverage

Does size matter? Company offering custom-sized condoms says yes

  1. Does size matter? Company offering custom-sized condoms says yes  PhillyVoice.com
  2. Measure for Pleasure: MyONE Perfect Fit now offers condoms in 60 sizes  PR Newswire
  3. Here's how to find a condom that fits your penis perfectly  TheHealthSite
  4. New Custom-Fit Condoms Available For Men Who Are 'Too Big'  Newsweek
  5. This custom-fit condom company has made a discovery: Size matters  Toronto StarFull coverage

Indiana doctors mull safety options after physician death

  1. Indiana doctors mull safety options after physician death  Seattle Times
  2. 5 most-read stories today: Northwest Indiana pain doctors ramp up safety after the killing of Mishawaka physician over ...  nwitimes.comFull coverage

Genetic testing for breast cancer patients is becoming more common

  1. Genetic testing for breast cancer patients is becoming more common  KRIS Corpus Christi News
  2. UoM creates new test that can prevent breast cancer  The Mancunion
  3. Gene test could improve prediction of breast cancer risk  BioNewsFull coverage

Learn the facts about vaccine safety

  1. Learn the facts about vaccine safety  Norwich Bulletin
  2. Dr Cathy Stephenson: Have we really seen the end of measles?  Stuff.co.nz
  3. MMR Vaccine Market To Witness Enhanced Demand From Vaccine Research Institutes, Clinical Laboratories ...  Digital JournalFull coverage

Free HIV testing day event at health department today

  1. Free HIV testing day event at health department today  WSYM-TV
  2. MAC: LGBT fear mongering fuelling AIDS epidemic  Malay Mail Online
  3. Letter: We need to scale up HIV/AIDS efforts  Minnesota DailyFull coverage

Flu shot or nasal spray? Conflicting studies lead to confusion

  1. Flu shot or nasal spray? Conflicting studies lead to confusion  CTV News
  2. Health Matters: Preventing the Flu  NBC2 News
  3. Get the flu vaccination, not the virus  Winnipeg Free PressFull coverage

Plague outbreak leaves 57 dead, more than 680 infected in Madagascar

  1. Plague outbreak leaves 57 dead, more than 680 infected in Madagascar  CNN
  2. Fatal Madagascar plague appears to have spread to Seychelles, WHO says  Fox News
  3. Pneumonic plague cases top 500 in Madagascar outbreak  Outbreak News TodayFull coverage

Toddler's kidney transplant stalled after donor dad violates probation, family claims

  1. Toddler's kidney transplant stalled after donor dad violates probation, family claims  Fox News
  2. Toddler denied kidney transplant due to dad's probation violation  New York Daily News
  3. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant from 100% match dad because of probation violation  WFAA
  4. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation  CBS NewsFull coverage

New University of Illinois school to grant full scholarships

  1. New University of Illinois school to grant full scholarships  seattlepi.com
  2. U of I warns campus after student diagnosed with meningitis  KMOV.com
  3. University of Illinois confirms 1 student meningitis case  CT PostFull coverage

Artificial Pancreas Improves Quality of Life for Type-1 Diabetes Patients

  1. Artificial Pancreas Improves Quality of Life for Type-1 Diabetes Patients  Geek
  2. Why won't diabetic drivers listen to their doctors?  Fleet Owner
  3. Prediabetic Asians not producing enough insulin: NUH study  Channel NewsAsiaFull coverage

Mothers' exposure to air pollution tied to cellular changes in kids

  1. Mothers' exposure to air pollution tied to cellular changes in kids  KFGO
  2. Diesel fumes harm children while they are in the womb! Pregnant women exposed to sooty particles in exhaust ...  Daily MailFull coverage

Women Who Frequently Dye Their Hair Have An Increased Risk Of Getting Breast Cancer

  1. Women Who Frequently Dye Their Hair Have An Increased Risk Of Getting Breast Cancer  Huffington Post Canada
  2. Living in highly lit neighborhoods is associated with higher risk of breast cancer, study suggests  MinnPost
  3. Study claims women dying hair at 'higher risk' of breast cancer  The New DailyFull coverage

Men develop AFib earlier than women, study finds

  1. Men develop AFib earlier than women, study finds  Cardiovascular Business
  2. A-fib strikes men a decade earlier than women  Medical News Today
  3. Study: Men develop atrial fibrillation a decade earlier than women  UPI.comFull coverage

The BEST exercises for your body according to a Harvard doctor – and the good news is that running is not included!

  1. The BEST exercises for your body according to a Harvard doctor – and the good news is that running is not included!  Daily Mail
  2. Harvard doctor reveals the best exercises for your body  Deccan Chronicle
  3. The best exercises for your body, according to a Harvard doctor  MetroFull coverage

Fewer Women, Including Those Who Aren't Vaccinated, Are Getting HPV

  1. Fewer Women, Including Those Who Aren't Vaccinated, Are Getting HPV  ModernMedicine
  2. The HPV produces an infection with no symptoms  Jamaica Observer
  3. Cervical cancer: HPV vaccine at national level  The Sunday Times Sri Lanka
  4. Passion for prevention: a doctor on why boys should also get the HPV vaccine  Independent.ieFull coverage

Dr Cathy Stephenson: Have we really seen the end of measles?

  1. Dr Cathy Stephenson: Have we really seen the end of measles?  Stuff.co.nz
  2. Some Good News On Vaccination Stats  American Council on Science and HealthFull coverage

Toddler denied kidney transplant due to dad's probation violation

  1. Toddler denied kidney transplant due to dad's probation violation  New York Daily News
  2. Atlanta hospital halts 2-year-old's transplant surgery, citing father's recent arrest  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
  3. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant from 100% match dad because of probation violation  WFAA
  4. 2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation  CBS NewsFull coverage

Can green tea help protect your brain from dementia?

  1. Can green tea help protect your brain from dementia?  NJ.com
  2. Alzheimer's Q&A: What relationship does diabetes have with Alzheimer's?  The Advocate
  3. Study finds that menopausal brain changes may be linked to Alzheimer's disease  Bel Marra HealthFull coverage

AI implants could be injected in humans in 20 years: Expert

  1. AI implants could be injected in humans in 20 years: Expert  Business Standard
  2. AI machines injected into our bodies could give us superhuman strength and let us control gadgets using the power of ...  Daily MailFull coverage

Hazy Cancer–Sugar Association Becomes Clearer

  1. Hazy Cancer–Sugar Association Becomes Clearer  Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
  2. Scientists reveal the relationship between sugar and cancer  Medical Xpress
  3. Sugar makes cancerous tumours more aggressive, finds new study  The IndependentFull coverage

New Custom-Fit Condoms Available For Men Who Are 'Too Big'

  1. New Custom-Fit Condoms Available For Men Who Are 'Too Big'  Newsweek
  2. Here's how to find a condom that fits your penis perfectly  TheHealthSite
  3. Custom-Fit Condoms Made For Guys Who Are 'Too Big'  Immortal News
  4. This custom-fit condom company has made a discovery: Size matters  Toronto StarFull coverage

A-Fib Hits Men Earlier Than Women

  1. A-Fib Hits Men Earlier Than Women  WebMD
  2. A-fib strikes men a decade earlier than women  Medical News Today
  3. Study: Men develop atrial fibrillation a decade earlier than women  UPI.comFull coverage

California officials ratchet up response to hepatitis A outbreak

  1. California officials ratchet up response to hepatitis A outbreak  Coast News
  2. Hepatitis Outbreak Forces California to Declare State of Emergency  Breitbart NewsFull coverage

Hip implant patients sue manufacturer

  1. Hip implant patients sue manufacturer  BBC News
  2. J&J Unit Sued Over 'Defective' Hip Implants in UK Trial  BloombergFull coverage

Mother almost dies after fleshing-eating virus destroys her breasts

  1. Mother almost dies after fleshing-eating virus destroys her breasts  Metro
  2. Mum nearly dies as 'flesh-eating' infection rotted her boob and caused her nipple to FALL OFF in her hand  The SunFull coverage

One in five witness someone collapse who requires CPR but the majority do not act

  1. One in five witness someone collapse who requires CPR but the majority do not act  Medical Xpress
  2. Call to improve CPR training to save lives  WebMD.Boots.com
  3. Thousands of pupils take part in Restart a Heart Day  ITV NewsFull coverage

Artificial Pancreas Improves Quality of Life for Type-1 Diabetes Patients

  1. Artificial Pancreas Improves Quality of Life for Type-1 Diabetes Patients  Geek
  2. Prediabetic Asians not producing enough insulin: NUH study  Channel NewsAsia
  3. This artificial pancreas is a game changer for diabetes patients as it delivers insulin through an app  Hindustan TimesFull coverage

Frequent hair dye use linked to increased breast cancer risk

  1. Frequent hair dye use linked to increased breast cancer risk  The Independent
  2. Researchers find link between hair dye and breast cancer  The Australian
  3. Women Who Dye Their Hair Might Be Increasing Their Risk For Breast Cancer  Immortal NewsFull coverage

U of I warns campus after student diagnosed with meningitis

  1. U of I warns campus after student diagnosed with meningitis  KMOV.com
  2. University of Illinois confirms 1 student meningitis case  Albany Times Union
  3. University of Illinois announces $2.25B fundraising effort  Greeneville SunFull coverage

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