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Genetics play bigger role in autism risk than environmental factors - Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Most of the variation in risk for autism may be explained by genetics rather than differences in environmental factors like lifestyle or community characteristics or certain pregnancy outcomes, a study in five countries suggests.

health - Reuters
2:34pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Heart attacks, strokes increase when patients can't afford newer... - Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Patients at high risk for heart disease who cannot afford newer cholesterol-lowering medications are more likely to have heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular events within just one year compared to counterparts who were able to g…

health - Reuters
2:29pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

A sleep expert talks insomnia, dreams, and the neuroscience of slumber - The Verge

Sleep usually leaves people feeling rested and refreshed, but for the patients of clinical neurologist Guy Leschziner, their non-waking moments are generally anything but peaceful. Leschziner describes their cases and how they inform the growing world of slee…

health - The Verge
2:22pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Woman has uncontrollable orgasms triggered by potholes and escalators - Metro.co.uk

Maria, 61, says the condition is ruining her life.

health - Metro
2:04pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

New research finds differences in the brains of US embassy staff after Cuba mystery attacks - CNBC

A new study shows differences in the brains of U.S. embassy staff who endured mysterious attacks while serving in Havana, Cuba, between 2016 and 2018.

health - CNBC
1:14pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

MIT develops a new sensor that could help diagnose sepsis in mere minutes - TechCrunch

Researchers at MIT have developed a new type of sensor that could make diagnosing sepsis much quicker, easier and more affordable than ever before. This could have a huge potential impact, as sepsis is one of the leading causes of death in hospitals, and is r…

health - TechCrunch
11:55am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Short-term opioids for pain still come with side effects - Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Patients who only briefly take opioid painkillers are still likely to face side effects, a new study suggests.

health - Reuters
10:29am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Short-term opioids for pain still come with side effects - Reuters India

(Reuters Health) - Patients who only briefly take opioid painkillers are still likely to face side effects, a new study suggests.

health - Reuters
10:27am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Millions should stop taking aspirin for heart health, study says - Fox News

d. Guidelines released this year ruled out routine aspirin use for many older adults who don't already have heart disease — and said it's only for certain younger people under doctor's orders.

health - Fox News
9:31am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

UK heatwave: How to keep cats cool in hot weather - Metro.co.uk

Because if you're struggling in the heat, your cat might be too.

health - Metro
3:10am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Plant-based diets tied to 23% lower diabetes risk - Medical News Today

A large review and meta-analysis concludes that consistently following a healthful, plant-based diet may significantly reduce a person's diabetes risk.

health - Medical News Today
3:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: Study - Aljazeera.com

Scientists warn of 'terrifying prospect' that multidrug-resistant malaria strain could reach Africa.

health - Al Jazeera English
3:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Going vegan could reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes - Metro.co.uk

New research points to the benefits of a plant-based diet.

health - Metro
12:42am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

'Electronic tongues' may help diagnose early stage bladder cancer - Medical News Today

New research proposes the use of electronic tongues for detecting bladder cancer in its early stages. The device is cheap, noninvasive, and easy to use.

health - Medical News Today
12:04am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Mentally ill children sent hundreds of miles for NHS treatment due to lack of beds - The Independent

Out-of-area placements still being used despite pledge from NHS England

health - Independent
11:10pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

More people try drugs for the first time in the summer, study says - CNN

Summer brings heat waves, trips to the beach and sometimes painful sunburns. But according to a new study, the season may also usher in the use of cocaine, ecstasy and molly.

health - CNN
10:12pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Diabetes increases risk of heart failure - and it affects women more than men - Economic Times

Diabetic women experience a range of challenges.

health - The Times of India
9:44pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Study: Millions should stop taking aspirin for heart health - The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people who take aspirin to prevent a heart attack may need to rethink the pill-popping, Harvard researchers reported Monday. A daily low-dose aspirin is...

health - Associated Press
6:47pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Emily Skye posts before and after pics of ‘crazy’ bloating from food - NEWS.com.au

Bloating — it’s something plenty of women struggle with and now Emily Skye has proved it happens to the best of us.

health - News.com.au
6:24pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Experts sound alarm over drug-resistant malaria strain - RTE.ie

Multidrug-resistant forms of malaria-causing parasites are spreading across southeast Asia leading to "alarmingly high" treatment failure rates of widely used frontline medication, researchers have warned.

health - RTE
6:05pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Health Care on the Global 500: Brainstorm Health - Fortune

Fortune's 2019 Global 500 list of the world's largest companies has a fair share of healthcare firms. Here's who made the cut.

health - Fortune
4:39pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Resistant malaria spreading in South-East Asia - BBC News

Drug-resistant malaria parasites have moved from Cambodia to Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.

health - BBC News
4:31pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Beatson clinical trial gives 'incurable' cancer patients hope - BBC News

Doctors say the trial gives patients whose cancers would previously have been considered incurable hope.

health - BBC News
4:03pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Multidrug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: study - Reuters Africa

Strains of malaria resistant to two key anti-malarial medicines are becoming more dominant in Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand after spreading rapidly from Cambodia, scientists warned on Monday.

health - Reuters
3:38pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

Multidrug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia: study - Reuters India

Strains of malaria resistant to two key anti-malarial medicines are becoming more dominant in Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand after spreading rapidly from Cambodia, scientists warned on Monday.

health - Reuters
3:36pm PDT - July 22nd, 2019

RT @PatientAction: #PriorAuthorization disrupts medical care and can negatively impact your health. Learn more about why we’re calling to #…

Kachi Ikwueme (@IKKYEME)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @TheTripGroup: This could have a significant impact on the health risks to travellers if drug resistant malaria continues to spread. #t

Will Close-Ash FRGS (@mountainenergy)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

From Insomnia To Sexsomnia, Unlocking The 'Secret World' Of Sleep https://t.co/f0xbat3Ocy

Fresh Air (@nprfreshair)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019
Corporate Interests and Health Coverage Under Review in N&L https://t.co/ll5BH4DxlS #CannabisCommunity #cbd #420 https://t.co/RG7BjF1YrE

Corporate Interests and Health Coverage Under Review in N&L https://t.co/ll5BH4DxlS #CannabisCommunity #cbd #420 https://t.co/RG7BjF1YrE

Smoke & Snuggle (@smokeandsnuggle)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @intuitive_zen: I forgot insomnia in this list. Also, mental and physical health issues have the same origin: Poor gut health, oxidative…

Sofia (@sofiaromo7)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Thank you @MikeWeir for launching a fundraiser for @ACCESS_OM youth mental health services in Sarnia-Lambton https://t.co/E4AvW8D1F3

Paula Robeson (@paularobeson)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

The Jared O Mara tweeter is instructive as to the discourse around mental health in this country. When it manifests as depressive behaviour most people are broadly supportive and most campaigns focus around that because it is easy - the damage is normally wholly internal to the

good tweeter (@ChaosDave69)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @cruise_peter: It bears mentioning that 'the homeless' are actually internal economic refugees from brutal corporate capitalism that und…

Ezra Lime (@ezra_lime)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019
Congratulations to our Executive Director @drlouiseivers for receiving the @HarvardChanSPH 2019 Leadership in Public Health Practice Award for demonstrating an outstanding example of effective leadership in the practice of #publichealth! https://t.co/d4GU9bYnk7

Congratulations to our Executive Director @drlouiseivers for receiving the @HarvardChanSPH 2019 Leadership in Public Health Practice Award for demonstrating an outstanding example of effective leadership in the practice of #publichealth! https://t.co/d4GU9bYnk7

Global Health @ MGH (@GlobalHealthMGH)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @TheWeirdWorld: Most of the trash on the streets is from junk food because people that don't care about their own health aren't going to…

☀️Patty (@patty16796061)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Most US adults support lowering the amount of nicotine in cigarettes: https://t.co/GbZXeX2onh #nchph #health #healthyhousing

NCHPH (@NCHPHorg)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

"Your Data Were ‘Anonymized’? These Scientists Can Still Identify You" by GINA KOLATA via NYT https://t.co/50Am0Hk0Zi #health https://t.co/fMNMkaDzbZ

Kadiya Gorler (@kuremijadyc)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @J_Dot_J: False. We also post about our very problematic relationship with alcohol and undiagnosed mental health issues. https://t.co/hy…

Ky. (@kythough)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @DVATW: Hope we can put those on trial who use these drugs on disturbed kids in pursuance of gender war ideology https://t.co/dZTwua72sI

UK_national (@UK_National)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @austinblakeeee: “My ex girlfriend is crazy” Code for: I played w her emotions, ruined her mental health, gave her reasons to be jealou…

Natalie (@natchirch17)
12:49pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @ulthanseungwoo: I'll just pray for seungwoo's happiness and health everyday instead of starting a fanwar :)

ily VICTON (@xpxrjx)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @Deaf: RIP Arron White, another deaf man who has died due to suicide. This is a public health crisis. Who in power is paying attention?…

S (@Christian_Lady)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @AIANational: A 2004 report examining more than 600 studies on the impact of hospital #design on clinical outcomes found evidence that d…

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11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

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Diet Jobs (@diet__guide)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @doc_comofficial: https://t.co/65sW4R5bYi in plans with Grupo Vallas to launch Crypto ATMs across 2000 locations in Europe and Latin Ame…

Mihail M (@M1ha1ls)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @matthaig1: Telling fascists to fuck off is good for children and mental health, Raheem. https://t.co/y2nyNKFZbS

Jacqueline Bolton (@JacquelineBolto)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @HilaryJHendel: Ruminating feels awful. Here are some tips to help: https://t.co/EwZNRgF6my #emotions #emotion #education #addiction #t

Hilary Jacobs Hendel (@HilaryJHendel)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @AnnieWHistory: Good morning, Happy #Tuesday and thanks for all the RTs Bob and Phil hope that health and safety in the workplace laws…

Catherine Kullmann Author (@CKullmannAuthor)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @itsallabthealth: Get rid of your knee pain with the best joint pain supplement: https://t.co/aOMAGru2eM #TuesdayThoughts #TuesdayMotiva

ethel reeves (@ethelre52329158)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019
jeno hunny why are you extra for it isn’t good for my health  https://t.co/A5UqEsSQWj

jeno hunny why are you extra for it isn’t good for my health https://t.co/A5UqEsSQWj

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11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

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Medical Billing Jobs (@health_guide1)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

I have utilized chaparral and CBD for health isuues at different time Mostly for inflammation, soreness and beign tumor on my right shoulder. Plus add chaparral for hot bath soak. With some results through a process.

MagiBrownEagle777 (@vibeman49)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

It does seem rather curious that Missouri's Medicaid population has dropped by 120k. Most of the people who are no longer enrolled - 95k - are children? Story from @andymarso. https://t.co/Ut9jhG1JjH

Julia O'Donoghue (@JSODonoghue)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @1HP_Medic: Practice makes permanent. Perfect practice makes perfect performance! Make sure your daily habits of exercise nutrition and…

Untechable Performance (@UT_Performance)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

At some point in our lives our parents stop parenting us. That’s when we gotta start parenting ourselves. Meaning doing the things we need to get done to better our own well being like: taking care of ourselves hygiene/health wise, making our beds ever morning, cleaning our

Elva Garza (@ellllva)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

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Medical Billing Jobs (@health__plan)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @heckvader: @TheDemocrats What about MY family? MY life? MY dreams? They are not looking for dreams, they are looking for DEM handouts a…

Fingerbutt (@Secofsky2004)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019
Perspectives: Red States Digging In Heels Over Medicaid Expansion Caused Nearly ... - https://t.co/w8M211WGXR

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Medical Coding Jobs (@codingjob)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @KlondikeBrat: yeah sex is cool but have you ever had stable mental health for more than 48 hours

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11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @KlondikeBrat: yeah sex is cool but have you ever had stable mental health for more than 48 hours

PaoBada$$ (@PaolaAminaKere)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @MindCharity: With all the issues facing Boris Johnson, we must make sure that mental health doesn’t lose out and is put at the heart of…

Mark Nolan (@MarkNol74131977)
11:07am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @NICHD_NIH: #NICHD funds the @Add_Health study, which examines social, behavioral, and biological influences on health during young adul…

Add Health Research (@Add_Health)
10:53am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @mennovanhilten: We're getting ready for the launch of the 7th @WHO #NoTobacco Report from Rio de Janeiro on Friday, 26 July 2019. Tobac…

Nancy Marangu (@nancy_marangu)
10:53am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @matiere: Resistant malaria spreading in South East Asia - BBC News https://t.co/A9Gyat2Bxe

匿名希望 (@irohazaka)
10:53am PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @thetrudz: Did it ever occur to some folks that some people want money to solve problems and not to “buy happiness” and that some proble…

yo (@temporaryurlay)
10:53am PDT - July 23rd, 2019