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More middle-school girls are inflicting self-pain. Experts say it might be because of smartphones

Washington Post - 12 hours ago
A 15-year study of emergency room visits reveals new signs of emotional suffering among the nation's young women and girls — particularly those in their middle-school years. Emergency room...

VA study shows parasite from Vietnam may be killing vets

Fox News - 2 hours ago
This combination of file photos provided by their families shows some of the hundreds of U.S. veterans of the Vietnam War who suffered from cholangiocarcinoma, a rare bile duct cancer believed to be...

Why Beer, Wine And Liquor May Trigger Different Emotions

Forbes - 2 hours ago
I cover health, medicine, psychology and neuroscience. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Shutterstock. If you need a drink to get through family gatherings this holiday season,...

Nearly half of all cancer deaths linked to preventable risk factors: Study

ABC News - 15 hours ago
Cancer. To many of us, it may seem scary, mysterious, or even inevitable. Now, a new study suggests that nearly half of the country's cancers may be preventable through decisions we make every...

Report: Industry hid decades-old study showing sugar's unhealthy effects

Chicago Tribune - 2 hours ago
A new report accuses the sugar industry of burying evidence that its product could cause harmful health effects. (Getty Images). Dennis ThompsonHealthDay. Big Sugar seems to have copied the Big...

These conjoined twins spent their lives in a hospital. They just went home — as two.

Washington Post - 21 hours ago
Abby and Erin Delaney have finally gone home — more than five months after the formerly conjoined twins were separated in a rare surgery. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia said Monday that...

Essentia fires about 50 workers for refusing to get flu shot

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
DULUTH, Minn. — A Minnesota-based health system has fired about 50 employees who refused to get a flu shot. Essentia Health announced last month that employees would be required to get vaccinated...

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