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Salute Sleeping With Your TV Or Laptop On Could Lead To Obesity
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The researchers analyzed health and lifestyle data on almost 44,000 USA women enrolled in an ongoing study seeking clues to causes of breast cancer . Yong-Moon Mark Park. One limitation of the study is that researchers relied on women to report their own height and weight. Park said that exposure to artificial light at night may suppress the sleep hormone melatonin and disrupt the natural sleep-wake cycle.

Salute Opko Health data breach affected 400,000 of its customers
Author: 0 Opko Health data breach affected 400,000 of its customers

Cory Booker and Bob Menendez, New Jersey Democrats, wrote the head of the American Medical Collection Agency in light of details emerging this week about a months-long data breach that compromised the personal information of approximately 12 million patients of Quest Diagnostics , a Seacucus-based blood testing provider that disclosed the incident in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing entered Monday.

Salute Trump Administration Ends Funding For Research Using Fetal Tissue
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Wednesday's announcement turns on its head an assurance to scientists late past year at an invitation-only NIH workshop on fetal tissue research. "HHS Secretary Alex Azar is putting millions of dollars in lifesaving research at risk to please a small group of anti-abortion extremists", Equality Forward senior adviser Mary Alice Carter said in a statement .

Salute Poultry could be as bad as red meat for cholesterol
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A comparable amount of plant protein does not lead to such an effect. Unfortunately, standard LDL cholesterol tests may not indicate whether more small or large particles are present in a patient's blood, so the study authors added that physicians' advice to patients to reduce red meat intake "should not be based only on their effects on blood cholesterol".

Salute Quest Diagnostics Says Nearly 12 Million Patients’ Records May Have Been Breached
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The Secaucus, N.J., firm said one of its subcontractors - American Medical Collection Agency - notified it last month that an " unauthorized user " had accessed the subcontractor's system. Special-Pricing Available on Medical Displays, Patient Monitors, Recorders, Printers, Media, Ultrasound Machines, and Cameras.This includes Top Brands such as SONY, BARCO, NDS, NEC, LG, EDAN, EIZO, ELO, FSN, PANASONIC, MITSUBISHI, OLYMPUS, & WIDE.

Salute MOH puts in place public health measures following U.S. couple death
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Michelle was a former college athlete and David was an Air Force veteran, so both were "very physically fit", Tracey Calanog, Michelle's sister-in-law told KVUE , making their case even more confusing. It is believed the couple contracted a deadly virus , as the Fiji government had issued warnings about a risky flu season in the region. Representatives at the U.S.

Salute CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-U.S. measles cases in 2019 highest since 1992
Author: 0 CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-U.S. measles cases in 2019 highest since 1992

The Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine market research report also provides an in-depth survey of key players in the Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine industry which is based on the various objectives of an organization such as profiling, the product outline, the quantity of production, required raw material, and the financial health of the Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine organization.

Salute TSA Approves CBD-Oil Drug for Child Epilepsy on Flights
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Previously, the TSA banned all marijuana and products derived from hemp. Medications fitting that description can be packed in both checked and carry-on luggage - albeit with special instructions. To date, the FDA has only approved one product containing CBD for use as a drug; in June 2018, the FDA approved Epidiolex for the treatment of epilepsy.

Salute World Health Organization recognizes burnout as a disease
Author: 0 World Health Organization recognizes burnout as a disease

While the adoption of the ICD-11 has been officially agreed upon, it won't actually come into effect until January 1, 2022, so the gaming industry still has a few years to make its case. Dr. Richard Graham, a technology addiction specialist at the Nightingale Hospital in London, told the BBC previous year that he sees about 50 new cases of "digital addiction" annually.

Salute US health agency proposes reversing Obamacare transgender protections
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Over almost two decades, eight federal appeals courts and 35 federal district courts have affirmed anti-transgender discrimination is sex discrimination and unlawful, according to the National Center for Transgender Equality . "The ACLU refuses to allow the Trump administration to try to drag us backwards and roll back these essential, life-saving protections against discrimination", Melling said.

Salute US House Does Not Pass Disaster Relief Package
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A vote to pass a $19 billion disaster aid package stalled in the House, after Republican Congressman Chip Roy of Texas objected Friday morning. Roy said on the House floor there's "no reason" why the bill shouldn't also include border funds sought by President Donald Trump .

Salute Measles now a concern when traveling in the US
Author: 0 Measles now a concern when traveling in the US

There have been 3,789 cases of measles across the continent during the first three months of this year according to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. The level of protection is around 99 per cent after a second dose. Anyone who has not received two doses of MMR vaccine is at risk. Almost all these cases have been linked back to global travel by unvaccinated people and subsequent spread in unvaccinated populations in the U.S.

Salute Oklahoma Identifies Its First Measles Case Of 2019
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The number of measles cases medically confirmed in MI is now 49. Scientists at the Bruno Kessler Foundation and Bocconi University in Milan, Italy, looked at vaccination trends in countries including the UK, Ireland, Australia, Italy and the US.

Salute Third of Northern Ireland adults in despair over body image
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Earlier this week, the Mental Health Foundation released a report that revealed one in eight United Kingdom adults have experienced suicidal thoughts or feelings due to concerns about their body image. The foundation calls on the Government and relevant industries to take action, including regulation of social media and more powers for the Advertising Standards Authority.

Salute Four new measles cases reported in Pittsburgh
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Additionally, 4.2 percent of students from kindergarten to 12th grade had not received a second dose of the Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine, which is recommended by the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention to generate a higher immunity rate.

Salute County urges adults to be aware of their vaccination history
Author: 0 County urges adults to be aware of their vaccination history

The state board issued a press release that reported more than 700 people in 22 states have been diagnosed with measles this year, including one person in Indiana. Many Indiana adults may not be aware of their vaccination status or may have received a single dose of inactive virus, which does not provide the full protection.

Salute No Sales Surge Seen in Measles Vaccines During 2019
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In addition, at least 24 states, including some neighboring Utah, are experiencing measles outbreaks. Infants who get one dose of MMR vaccine before their first birthday should get two more doses (one dose at 12 through 15 months of age and another dose separated by at least 28 days).

Salute Poor sense of smell linked to premature death
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Older adults with poor sense of smell-healthier people in particular-may see an nearly 50 percent increase in their risk of dying within 10 years, research suggests . "We need to find out what happened to these individuals", said Chen, who plans to pursue the mystery in future studies. "It's always prudent to talk to a physician about your health concerns", he says .

Salute Woman May Have Infected ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Moviegoers With Measles
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Moviegoers may have gotten a lot more than action and story resolution at an " Avengers " screening in California. The Orange County Health Care agency is now warning people throughout the area that they could have been exposed, especially those who were present at the AMC Theater on Lemon Street on April 25 between 11pm and 4am.

Salute Pissed, Blue and Don't Give a F--- meals debut at Burger King
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Choose between the Pissed Meal, Blue Meal, Salty Meal, YAAAS Meal, and the DGAF Meal. Mental health is a serious business, but Burger King is addressing the issue with a side of humor. "With the pervasive nature of social media, there is so much pressure to appear happy and flawless". While there were one or two negative voices the response online has been overwhelmingly positive, with comments such as "thanks big king 3 love you guys" and "I'll take one".

Salute Two People Contract HIV From 'Vampire Facial' at Spa
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First, you need to understand exactly what a vampire facial is. If the micro-needling pen, for instance, isn't properly sterilized between multiple clients' procedures, then customers could be exposed to blood-borne diseases. The VIP Spa in Albuquerque, New Mexico , was shut down past year and now other customers are being urged to get tested for HIV and hepatitis. "Testing is important for everyone as there are effective treatments for HIV and many hepatitis infections".