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Ashley Biden tests positive for COVID-19
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Ashley Biden tests positive for COVID-19
May 18 (UPI) -- President Joe Biden's daughter, Ashley Biden, tested positive for COVID-19, derailing her upcoming overseas trip, the first lady's spokesman said Wednesday.
Martin Shkreli released early from prison to halfway house
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Martin Shkreli released early from prison to halfway house
May 18 (UPI) -- Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli was released from a Pennsylvania prison early Wednesday after serving part of a seven-year sentence for fraud, the federal Bureau of Prisons confirmed.
High blood pressure disorders in pregnancy doubled in 12 years
Health News // 1 hour ago
High blood pressure disorders in pregnancy doubled in 12 years
The rate of pregnancy-related high blood pressure disorders doubled in the U.S. between 2007 and 2019, according to new research.
Most kids in child care programs aren't getting enough exercise
Health News // 2 hours ago
Most kids in child care programs aren't getting enough exercise
Rates of childhood obesity in the United States are soaring, and new research suggests kids in child care programs aren't getting nearly enough exercise.
Pablo Picasso painting of muse Marie-Thérèse Walter fetches $67.5M at auction
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Pablo Picasso painting of muse Marie-Thérèse Walter fetches $67.5M at auction
May 18 (UPI) -- An abstract painting of a nude woman by Pablo Picasso has sold for $67.5 million, leading Sotheby's auction of Modern art that netted $408.5 million total.
Patients often delay follow-up after high-risk results of lung cancer screening
Health News // 2 hours ago
Patients often delay follow-up after high-risk results of lung cancer screening
Annual lung cancer screenings are strongly encouraged for men and women in danger of developing lung cancer. But new research finds that among those who do get assessed, nearly half fail to seek prompt follow-up care.
2 senators reach deal on help for veterans exposed to toxic burning pits
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2 senators reach deal on help for veterans exposed to toxic burning pits
May 18 (UPI) -- Congress moved closer to addressing concerns over the exposure of military members to toxic burning pits after leaders on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee announced Wednesday a bipartisan deal to help them.
Wisconsin man marks 50 years of daily Big Mac meals
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Wisconsin man marks 50 years of daily Big Mac meals
May 18 (UPI) -- A Wisconsin man who earned a Guinness World Record for most Big Macs eaten in a lifetime celebrated another milestone: 50 years of eating a Big Mac nearly every day.
Asthma, allergies may increase risk for heart disease
Health News // 3 hours ago
Asthma, allergies may increase risk for heart disease
If you have asthma or allergies, you may be more likely to develop heart disease, and some medications may increase or lower that risk, a new review of clinical trials and lab research shows.
Genetic testing could identify 1 million U.S. adults at risk for high cholesterol
Health News // 3 hours ago
Genetic testing could identify 1 million U.S. adults at risk for high cholesterol
A combination of genetic testing and health screenings could identify more than 1 million U.S. adults with an inherited risk for a cholesterol disorder that increases their risk for premature heart attack and death.
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