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Demonstrators set fire to the structures on their protest camp before a government-mandated…
02.23 / 02:12
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WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22, 2017 -- People with pacemakers or implantable defibrillators have long been told they can't undergo MRI scans. But a new study suggests that it can be safely done -- under the right conditions. The study, published in the…
02.23 / 02:06
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Republicans weigh plans to encourage wider use of health savings…
02.23 / 02:00
detroitnews.com
Republican-aligned groups poured millions of dollars into ad campaigns Wednesday urging Congress to gut and replace Obamacare, hoping to remind voters why they disliked the health care law and to stiffen spines among wavering Republicans on Capitol Hill. Polls show the zeal for repeal is waning, just as Republicans are…
02.23 / 02:00
washingtontimes.com
Rather than release their tallies immediately, organizers of the county’s annual count of people living without shelter say they are developing a more accurate method of calculating the t…
02.23 / 01:51
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Col. basketball North Carolina at N.C. State FSSW 6 p.m. Golf Honda Classic Golf 1 p.m. Motor sports Daytona 500 twin qualifiers FS1 6 p.m. Pro basketball L.A. Clippers at Golden State TNT 9:30 p.m. Soccer KAA Gent at Tottenham FS2 2…
02.23 / 01:43
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(THE AMERICAN MIRROR) — Is there something wrong with Nancy Pelosi? During a Friday appearance before Families USA — the activist group fighting the repeal of Obamacare — Pelosi was seen repeating words, telling the audience when to clap and mistakingly said John Kasich was the governor of Illinois. Pelosi began by thanking the person [...]…
02.23 / 01:34
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The Trump administration is rescinding guidance issued by its predecessor on the rights of transgender students to use bathrooms based on the gender with which they identify. The move reverses guidance the Obama administration publicized in May 2016. At issue is whether a federal law known as Title IX protects students based on their sex or gender identity. The Justice and Education departments said Wednesday the Obama documents do not "contain extensive legal analysis or explain how the…
02.23 / 01:30
wnyc.org
Experts from Nielsen and Atrium Innovations, as well as two experts on regulation in the dietary supplement space, will discuss the forces that make the blood sugar management category tick in a FREE online forum hosted by…
02.23 / 01:16
nutraingredients-usa.com
A combination of l-arginine with folic acid, vitamins B6 and B12 may improve vascular function and help reduce blood pressure, says a new study from…
02.23 / 01:16
nutraingredients-usa.com
Natural Alternatives International continues to ride the wave created by the uptake of beta-alanine in sports nutrition, with income relating to the ingredient rising by 26.5% in the most recent…
02.23 / 01:16
nutraingredients-usa.com
The gravity of questions about mercury in fish seems to depend on the particular expert’s point of view, with neurologists high on the concern curve. But those concerns could bolster the uptake of omega-3 supplements, one expert s…
02.23 / 01:16
nutraingredients-usa.com
Four months after Tyson Foods took a 5% stake in plant-based meat brand Beyond Meat, Canadian packaged meats giant Maple Leaf Foods has struck a $140m deal to acquire plant-based protein maker Lightlife Foods from Brynwood …
02.23 / 01:16
nutraingredients-usa.com
My stomach had been in knots that morning. “Are you pregnant?” my classmate laughed after I returned to the gross anatomy lab for the second time after leaving for fresh air. “No,” I spat, dissection through fat and fascia, teasing out muscles from nerves. But, I wondered. After lab, I bought a pregnancy test. I began [……
02.23 / 00:56
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The mosquito Aedes aegypti, which can spread dengue fever, chikungunya, Zika fever, and yellow fever virus, requires a blood meal to develop…
02.23 / 00:55
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Rush University Medical Center has launched a unique, cohort study called Latino Core to learn about the aging process and risk factors for Alzheimer's disease in older Latino…
02.23 / 00:55
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"The effects of cognitive training in dementia patients have been studied actively during recent decades but the quality and reliability of the studies varies," says licenced neuropsychologist Eeva-Liisa Kallio. She reviewed 31 randomized controlled trials on cognitive training in dementia…
02.23 / 00:55
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Mothers contribute a lot of defining traits to their offspring, from eye color to toe length. But pregnant mothers with health complications, such as diabetes or hypertension, also can pass these symptoms to their…
02.23 / 00:55
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There's an idea out there of what a drug-addled teen is supposed to look like: impulsive, unconscientious, smart, perhaps - but not the most engaged. While personality traits like that could signal danger, not every adolescent who fits that description becomes a problem drug user. So how do you tell who's…
02.23 / 00:55
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A review of 95 studies suggests we should be eating 10 portions of fruit and veg a day to reduce our chances of dying from a heart attack or…
02.23 / 00:52
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