Health

Recent measles outbreak in Cobb County likely over

This post was originally published on this siteWith no new diagnoses over the past three weeks, state health officials believe a measles outbreak that grew to 11 total cases in Cobb County is

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Flu Season May Peak Just in Time for the Holidays

This post was originally published on this siteFlu activity has been elevated for a month. The last time flu activity picked up this quickly was more than 15 years ago. Experts say the flu season

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Why Intuitive Eating Is the Anti-Diet — and How to Get Started

This post was originally published on this siteAre you constantly on a diet or worrying about what you’re eating? If so, you’re not alone. According to the National Eating Disorders

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Healing the ozone layer helped slow global warming

This post was originally published on this siteDec. 6 (UPI) — The hole in the ozone layer isn’t yet gone, but it’s been slowly shrinking for the last few decades, mostly thanks

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Gavi to fund global stockpile of Ebola vaccines

This post was originally published on this siteUnder a newly approved program, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance announced it will fund a global emergency stockpile of Ebola virus vaccines available to

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No link between caesarian delivery and obesity, research finds

This post was originally published on this siteDelivery by caesarean section does not increase the chance of a baby ending up overweight or obese as a young adult, researchers have found,

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Colorado’s hepatitis A outbreak grows to almost 300 cases, 2 deaths

This post was originally published on this siteThe number of cases of hepatitis A in Colorado has increased to almost 300 people, with at least two deaths from the contagious liver infection,

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Consistent, 10-hour daily eating window benefits adults with metabolic syndrome

This post was originally published on this siteLOS ANGELES — Adults with metabolic syndrome, even those prescribed antihypertensive and statin drugs, who consistently limited food and

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Samoa Arrests Anti-Vaccination Activist As Measles Death Toll Rises

This post was originally published on this siteSamoan authorities have arrested a prominent anti-vaccination activist amid an outbreak that has killed at least 63 people, most of them children.

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A Once-A-Month Oral Contraceptive Pill Is In The Works

This post was originally published on this siteAround one-third of women taking the oral contraceptive pill say they forget at least one dose each month. But perhaps soon, that fear of forgetting

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