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    A team of Japanese researchers recently published a study showing that the application of acetic acid – an ingredient found in common, household vinegar – may be effective in killing mesothelioma cells, reports the mesothelioma law firm of Baron and Budd. The results of the research team’s work were...
     
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    Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness among older Americans, but new treatments have dramatically changed the course of this disease over the last 10 years, making AMD more manageable than ever. During AMD Awareness Month this February, the American Academy of Ophthalmology...
     
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    By 2030, the World Health Organization predicts depression will account for the highest level of disability of any physical or mental disorder in the world. Noting that more people than ever are being diagnosed with depression, author Skye Mckenzie raises an important question: "Are all these people clinically...
     
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    By 2030, the World Health Organization predicts depression will account for the highest level of disability of any physical or mental disorder in the world. Noting that more people than ever are being diagnosed with depression, author Skye Mckenzie raises an important question: "Are all these people clinically...
     
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    In honor of National Almond Day on February 16, California Almonds and registered dietitian/nutritionist Keri Gans are offering "Snack Swaps" every day during February to inspire people to revamp their snack game. Check out California Almonds' Facebook, Twitter, ...
     
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    Many women don’t realize aging makes heart disease likelier. To combat this problem, teams from Brookdale senior living communities nationwide are fanning out to personally alert women 65 and over to their increased risk and provide resources to fight it. The company hopes to reach 10,000 older women through...
     
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    February is recognized as Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness Month and Arizona Oncology, a practice in The US Oncology Network, would like to remind both men and women to speak with their healthcare providers about the risk factors and symptoms, as well as treatment, for the disease. Approximately 10,650 new...
     
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    Pennsylvania's world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow this morning in the Pennsylvania Wilds. Thousands of fans watched as Phil made his highly anticipated weather prognostication, commemorating 129 years of Pennsylvania's unique Groundhog Day...
     
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    Healthy Talk, hosted by Michael A, Smith, MD, senior health scientist for Life Extension, and heard on RadioMD.com the premier digital health talk platform, moves from its live weekly Thursday afternoon time slot, to a one-hour daily show Monday, Feb. 2, from 11 a.m.-Noon EST.  RadioMD.com (radiomd.com), is the...
     
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    Nearly 43 million women are currently living with heart disease– the leading cause of death of American women. However, women can easily take charge of their health and reduce the risk of heart disease by 30-50 percent by engaging in physical activity. That's why WomenHeart: The National Coalition for...