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6 Problems To Watch Out For When You Finish Rehab

| 02/10/2016

If you or a loved one are battling addiction to any substance, there’s every chance you will consider rehab as a solution. While it plays an important part in your recovery, it’s important to understand that it is not the end of your fight. Here are six problems that many recovering addicts encounter when they […]

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Cosmetic Surgery Ops On The Rise

| 02/10/2016

There was a sharp increase in the popularity of cosmetic surgery in the UK in 2015, figures show. The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (Baaps) said there were 51,140 surgical procedures last year – up from 45,406 the year before. It overturns a recent decline, which was blamed on the recession and the scandal over […]

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Arizona Mom Detects Son’s Eye Cancer While Looking At Picture

| 01/30/2016

An Arizona mother’s keen eye detected something might be amiss while studying photos she had taken of her infant son. Andrea Temarantz started seeing a glint in her son Ryder’s left eye caused by the flash of her cellphone, NY Daily News reported. “I kind of chalked it up to my cellphone just being a […]

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HIV Becoming Resistant To Key Drug, Study Finds

| 01/29/2016

Strains of HIV are becoming resistant to an antiretroviral drug commonly used to prevent and fight the virus, research has suggested. HIV was resistant to the drug Tenofovir in 60% of selected cases in some African countries, according to the study, which covered a 17-year period. The research, led by University College London, looked at […]

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An Alternative When All Other Weight Loss Measures Have Failed

| 01/29/2016

Losing weight is a challenge. For many, it is a vicious cycle of shedding excess pounds only to gain them back again. Extreme fitness regimens, crash diets, and supplements are common approaches that are used in an effort to battle obesity. However, all measures fail in many cases. For some individuals, it is a matter […]

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Chinese Man Dies After Taking Traditional Herbal Supplement

| 01/27/2016

A 26-year-old Chinese man died in December after consuming excessive amounts of an herbal supplement meant to cure hair loss. Central European News (CEN) reported that Cui Fei, from the eastern Chinese province Anhui, died of liver failure after consuming over 6.6 pounds of a supplement called TuberFleeceflower. Also known as Fallopia multiflora, heshowu, or […]

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UK is ‘Vulnerable’ To Next Ebola Outbreak

| 01/25/2016

The UK is vulnerable to epidemics such as Ebola because of a gaping hole in the country’s ability to manufacture vaccines, a group of MPs has warned. The Science and Technology Committee said the UK “lacks the capacity” to produce enough to protect people. And they said the government’s response to the Ebola outbreak was […]

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Zika Virus Triggers Pregnancy Delay Calls

| 01/24/2016

Officials in four Latin American and Caribbean nations have warned women to avoid pregnancy amid concerns over an illness causing severe birth defects. Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador and Jamaica recommended to delay pregnancies until more was known about the mosquito-borne Zika virus. This followed an outbreak in Brazil. Brazil said the number of babies born […]

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