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Study: Lifestyle changes can cut heart attack risk by 80 percent

Study: Lifestyle changes can cut heart attack risk by 80 percent

SOLNA, Sweden, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- New research suggests basic lifestyle changes and healthy habits can reduce a man's risk of heart attack by a whopping 80 percent.
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More than 700 infants exposed to tuberculosis at Texas hospital

More than 700 infants exposed to tuberculosis at Texas hospital

EL PASO, Texas, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- More than 700 infants and 40 health care workers were exposed to tuberculosis at Providence Memorial Hospital in El Paso, Texas.
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Iron defenciency during pregnancy linked with autism

Iron defenciency during pregnancy linked with autism

DAVIS, Calif., Sept. 22 (UPI) -- New research found that children of women who didn't take iron supplements before and during their pregnancy were significantly more likely to develop autism.
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Protein found in breast milk may protect infants from a certain disease

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- A possibly deadly disease that mainly affects premature newborns could be prevented by a certain protein found in breast milk.
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Study shows one dose of antidepressants changes the brain

Study shows one dose of antidepressants changes the brain

LEIPZIG, Germany, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- A new study found that a single dose of SSRI antidepressants has almost immediate effects on the brain's connectivity.
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CDC: Get your flu vaccine

CDC: Get your flu vaccine

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- More than 100 kids died last year from the flu, and 90 percent of them were unvaccinated -- one of many statistics CDC officials are highlighting.
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16 U.S. food makers surpass calorie-counting pledge

16 U.S. food makers surpass calorie-counting pledge

ATLANTA, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- 16 companies that pledged to cut the calories in their products have exceeded their pledges.
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Canadian woman stranded in Sierra Leone amid Ebola outbreak

Canadian woman stranded in Sierra Leone amid Ebola outbreak

YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Canadian Hawa Dumboya and her baby are currently stranded in Sierra Leone, as the West African nation cancels flights amid the ongoing Ebola outbreak.
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Crest agrees to stop putting plastic microbeads in your toothpaste

Crest agrees to stop putting plastic microbeads in your toothpaste

DALLAS, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- After criticism from consumers and dentists, Crest has agreed to stop putting plastic microbeads in their toothpastes.
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Research links sugar subtitutes to obesity

Research links sugar subtitutes to obesity

REHOVOT, Israel, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- New research suggests artificial sweeteners may be exacerbating problems of obesity, not helping to solve them.
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New industry-baked marijuana PSAs advise moderation

New industry-baked marijuana PSAs advise moderation

DENVER, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- A new billboard in Colorado reminds viewers to eat pot-laced foods in moderation. "Don't let a candy bar ruin your vacation," the sign reads.
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CDC: painkiller overdose deaths still rising, but not as fast

CDC: painkiller overdose deaths still rising, but not as fast

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- A new CDC report shows that while the problem of death by painkiller drug overdose is getting worse, the death rate increase has slowed slightly since 2006.
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Male pattern baldness a sign of prostate cancer risk

Male pattern baldness a sign of prostate cancer risk

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- According to a new study, androgenic alopecia, or male pattern baldness, may predict a heightened risk of developing an aggressive type of prostate cancer.
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Schizophrenia is actually eight disorders, not one disease

Schizophrenia is actually eight disorders, not one disease

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Schizophrenia isn't a single disease but eight distinct disorders, each with their own genetic footprint.
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Study: too many kids taking antibiotics

Study: too many kids taking antibiotics

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- A new study suggests roughly half of all antibiotic prescriptions for young people are unnecessary.
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