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 2022-09-23 17:08 

Men's Health News

3 Types of Narcissists Everyone Has Encountered...

Experts say three types of narcissists exist, but many different behaviors can be considered narcissistic. How to know if someone is truly a narcissist....

 2022-09-23 17:03 

USA Today

A weatherman was fired when his webcam photos leaked. Will how we think about sex ever change?...
 2022-09-23 16:44 

Medscape

Another Study Shows Fenofibrate Benefit on Diabetic Retinopathy...

While a Korean study shows reduction in diabetic retinopathy progression by 11% with fenofibrate plus statin compared with statin alone, some reservations remain over wider use. Medscape Medical News...

 2022-09-23 16:14 

Men's Health News

The Best Pickleball Paddles for All Levels of Play, According to a #1 Ranked Player in the World...

The best pickleball paddles today are filled with modern tech to help enhance the experience of the game. Read our guide and find your go-to pickleball paddle!...

 2022-09-23 15:29 

Medscape

Case: Woman Presents to ED With Headache and Hypertension...

A 25-year-old woman presents with severe, throbbing headache and episodes of blurred vision with BP rising over the next few hours to a hypertensive emergency. Test your diagnostic skills. CDC Expert Commentary...

 2022-09-23 15:29 

Medscape

Bariatric Surgery While Young Yields Enduring Health Benefits...

People with severe obesity who underwent bariatric surgery as teens still reap the health rewards at least a decade later, a new study found. Medscape Medical News...

 2022-09-23 15:19 

Men's Health News

Stranger Things Team Shares Major Season 5 Spoilers—but There's a Catch...

The Stranger Things team have just shared some *major* spoilers for its upcoming fifth and final season — but there's a catch....

 2022-09-23 15:08 

Medscape

Supply Situation Improved but Medical Challenges in Ukraine...

Miriam E. Tucker interviews Ukrainian Diabetology Association President Boris Mankovsky, MD, regarding the current state of healthcare in Ukraine. Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology...

 2022-09-23 15:02 

ABC News (US)

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Thailand downgrades COVID-19 threat, lifts emergency decree...

Thailand's government will lift an emergency decree it imposed in March 2020 to battle the coronavirus as it relaxes most pandemic restrictions...

 2022-09-23 14:40 

ABC News (US)

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Indiana appeals judge's order blocking state's abortion ban...

The state of Indiana has appealed a judge's order that blocked the state's abortion ban from being enforced...

 2022-09-23 14:36 

Medscape

Medical Cannabis Safe for Huntington's, Parkinson's Disease?...

Medical cannabis does not exacerbate disease or neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with movement disorders, including Huntington's disease and Parkinson's disease, new research suggests. MDedge News...

 2022-09-23 14:23 

Medscape

Neutral Trial, Positive Spin: PROTECTED TAVR...

The primary endpoint was negative for a trial of embolic protection during transcatheter aortic valve replacement, yet the paper's conclusion emphasized the potential benefit. theheart.org on Medscape...

 2022-09-23 14:10 

AP

Denmark to allow 'significantly reduced' mink production...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's government said a temporary ban on mink breeding will expire Jan. 1, allowing mink production to resume in the country but at a "significantly reduced" level th......

 2022-09-23 14:10 

Men's Health News

The 51 Best Tool Gifts for Dads in 2022...

Looking for a unique gift to get the crafty dad in your life? Consider these pocket tools and sets, including hammers, wrenches, and high-performance kits....

 2022-09-23 14:06 

Medscape

Telehealth Effective in Managing Patients With Movement Disorders...

Two studies from different parts of the world have demonstrated telehealth's ability to increase access to care and manage symptoms of Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. MDedge News...

 2022-09-23 13:47 

Men's Health News

Your Risk of Blood Clots Is High for the First Year After You Have COVID-19, New Research Suggests...

New research has linked COVID-19 with a higher risk of blood clots for up to a year after having the virus. Here's what you need to know....

 2022-09-23 13:46 

Medscape

Getting Friendly With Patients? Be Wary of Risks...

It's always been common for your friends to also become your patients, but many times it's the other way; patients grow to become your friends. Does this create problems? Medscape Medical News...

 2022-09-23 13:35 

ABC News (US)

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Oz releases health records to spotlight Fetterman's stroke...

The Republican nominee for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, Dr. Mehmet Oz, has released his health records as he maneuvers to keep questions about Democratic rival John Fetterman's recovery from a stroke front and center...

 2022-09-23 13:35 

Medscape

How to Make the Best of Your Worst Reviews...

Physicians try hard to engage with patients but do not always succeed. Though patient reviews can occasionally provide helpful feedback, they also can be nonspecific and nonactionable. Medscape Blogs...

 2022-09-23 13:02 

Men's Health News

Law and Order Star Mariska Hargitay's Husband Spills His True Feelings About Chris Meloni...

'Younger' actor Peter Hermann spoke about his wife and 'Law and Order' cast member Mariska Hargitay's relationship with co-star Christopher Meloni....

 2022-09-23 12:46 

USA Today

Goldie Hawn urges 'don't turn a blind eye' to our kids' anxiety, depression...
 2022-09-23 11:57 

AP

Hong Kong to end mandatory hotel quarantine for travelers...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's leader announced the city would no longer require incoming travelers to quarantine in designated hotels as the city seeks to open up globally after nearly two years.Inc......

 2022-09-23 11:39 

ABC News (US)

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After student's death, LA schools to carry overdose antidote...

The Los Angeles Unified School District will provide all its schools with a medication that can reverse opioid overdoses...

 2022-09-23 11:39 

AP

Pakistan deploys more doctors to fight diseases after floods...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has deployed thousands of additional doctors and paramedics in the country's worst flood-hit province to contain the spread of diseases that have killed over 300 people am......

 2022-09-23 10:16 

ABC News (US)

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Denmark to allow 'significantly reduced' mink production...

Denmark's government says a temporary ban on mink breeding will expire Jan. 1, allowing mink production to resume in the country but at a "significantly reduced" level than before the coronavirus pandemic...

 2022-09-23 09:37 

Medical Daily

COVID Raises Risk Of Long-Term Brain Injury, Large U.S. Study Finds...

Brain and other neurological disorders occurred in 7% more of those who had been infected with COVID compared with a similar group of veterans who had never been infected....

 2022-09-23 09:00 

NY Times

Why Bisexual Adults Report Higher Rates of Mental Distress...

Here's what we know about why these disparities exist....

 2022-09-23 08:07 

ABC News (US)

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Hong Kong to end mandatory hotel quarantine for travelers...

Hong Kong's leader has announced the city would no longer require incoming travelers to quarantine in designated hotels after nearly two years...

 2022-09-23 07:47 

ABC News (US)

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Hong Kong to end mandatory hotel quarantine for incoming travelers after nearly 2 years in bid to stay competitive...

Hong Kong to end mandatory hotel quarantine for incoming travelers after nearly 2 years in bid to stay competitive...

 2022-09-23 05:36 

AP

'Knocking on famine's door': UN food chief wants action now...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. food chief warned Thursday that the world is facing "a perfect storm on top of a perfect storm" and urged donors, particularly Gulf nations and billionaires, to give ......

 2022-09-23 05:01 

AP

Nevada gov. announces digital prescription discount card...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's governor on Thursday said the state is launching a prescription discount card, a method of softening the rising costs of medications that is also used in Washington and O......

 2022-09-23 04:41 

AP

4.4M Americans roll up sleeves for omicron-targeted boosters...

U.S. health officials say 4.4 million Americans have rolled up their sleeves for the updated COVID-19 booster shot. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention posted the count Thursday as publi......

 2022-09-23 04:34 

AP

Iowa tops 10,000 COVID deaths as many residents unvaccinated...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — More than 10,000 people have died with COVID-19 infections in Iowa, state officials reported this week.Iowa data updated Wednesday shows 10,051 deaths associated with the vi......

 2022-09-23 04:00 

Medical News Today

Why researchers say you should stop taking aspirin if you're taking warfarin...

People taking the blood thinner warfarin may wish to discontinue aspirin use to help prevent adverse bleeding events, according to a new study. Since aspirin is available over the counter, some people taking warfarin may use aspirin without a recommendati...

 2022-09-23 04:00 

WHO

New recommendations for the composition of influenza vaccines in 2023 for the southern hemisphere...

The World Health Organization has announced the recommended viral composition of influenza vaccines for the 2023 southern hemisphere influenza season....

 2022-09-23 03:29 

AP

Evaluations highlight concerns, harm at state health centers...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A new evaluation of state-operated hospitals for veterans, the mentally ill and the elderly describes inadequate oversight that threatens the ability to provide quality care, ......

 2022-09-23 02:58 

AP

Relieved Wild welcome Kaprizov back after summer in Russia...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Last summer, a long contract negotiation between Kirill Kaprizov and the Minnesota Wild — plus the complication of international travel and COVID-19 protocols — put the star ......

 2022-09-23 02:53 

AP

Recreational marijuana measure OK'd for Arkansas ballot...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday said voters can decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana, overturning a state panel's decision to block the measure from the......

 2022-09-23 02:07 

AP

Montana voters to decide on 'born alive' abortion bill...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A referendum on the Montana ballot in November raises the prospect of criminal charges for health care providers unless they take "all medically appropriate and reasonable acti......

 2022-09-23 02:02 

AP

WA COVID, monkeypox levels down, prevention efforts continue...

SEATTLE (AP) — Viral infection levels continue to trend downward in Washington, bringing the state into a "cautiously optimistic" place as COVID-19 and monkeypox prevention efforts continue. State ......

 2022-09-23 01:33 

AP

Georgians say $350 payments start rocky, state defends push...

ATLANTA (AP) — Some Georgia residents say they're having a hard time accessing and spending $350 payments the state is making to more than 3 million residents who benefit from Medicaid, subsidized ......

 2022-09-23 01:31 

AP

New UW student enrollment numbers highest since 2018...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin System is seeing the highest number of new student enrollments since before the COVID-19 pandemic seized the state. System officials released prelim......

 2022-09-23 00:58 

AP

Louisiana No. 4 in rate of dangerous West Nile virus cases...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Preliminary federal data shows Louisiana has the nation's fourth-highest rate of dangerous West Nile virus infections, so people should protect themselves from mosquitoes, t......

 2022-09-23 00:56 

Medscape

Sport Climbing Tied to Improved Posture in Parkinson's Disease...

Stretching and reaching during sport climbing can strengthen muscles and lead to improved posture in patients with Parkinson's disease, results from a randomized controlled trial suggest. Medscape Medical News...

 2022-09-23 00:42 

ABC News (US)

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4.4M Americans roll up sleeves for omicron-targeted boosters...

More than 4 million Americans have rolled up their sleeves for the new omicron-specific booster shots...

 2022-09-23 00:24 

AP

Zack Britton returns to Yankees after Tommy John surgery...

NEW YORK (AP) — Zack Britton prepared to walk out to the bullpen for his first major league game in 13 months. He was hoping Aaron Judge would send home run No. 61 into the New York Yankees bullpen......

 2022-09-23 00:23 

AP

NC prison commissioner lured back to run new Cabinet agency...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The head of North Carolina's prison operations during the COVID-19 pandemic is Gov. Roy Cooper's choice to become secretary of a new standalone Cabinet-level agency tasked with......

 2022-09-23 00:03 

AP

Minnesota governor pushes back against food fraud criticism...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tim Walz pushed back Thursday against critics who say his administration should have done more to thwart what federal prosecutors have called a scheme to take......

 2022-09-22 23:56 

AP

Canada to drop vaccine mandate at border Sept. 30...

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has signed off on Canada dropping the vaccine requirement for people entering the country at the end of September, an official familiar with the matter ......

 2022-09-22 23:42 

AP

Judge rules against Oregon county's ban on flavored tobacco...

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — A judge in Oregon's Washington County has ruled against the county's 2021 ban on flavored tobacco products, meaning adults over 21 can still buy them.Circuit Judge Andrew Erw......

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