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    • 30 JAN 14
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    Michael Douglas’ throat cancer comments thrust HPV discussion to fore

    (CBS News) Michael Douglas is drawing worldwide attention. In an interview, he appeared to blame his throat cancer on oral sex and HPV, a sexually transmitted disease. One expert celebrated Douglas’ openness about the subject, but questioned his comment’s accuracy. Dr. David Agus, a CBS News contributor and oncologist, said on “CBS This Morning, “I

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    Half-marathon runner’s back pain actually surprise pregnancy labor

    DULUTH, Minn.A runner with unbearable back pain was in for a surprise when she found out the root of her ailment was a baby ready to enter the world. Trish Staine, 33, of Duluth, Minn. says she had no idea she was pregnant before Monday’s surprise birth. For one thing, her husband had previously underwent

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    • 30 JAN 14
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    Alcohol Plays A Huge Role In Cancer Deaths In The U.S.

      Web 3 new results for medical Alcohol Plays A Huge Role In Cancer Deaths In The U.S. A new study analysis reveals that alcohol is responsible for 3.5 percent of all cancer deaths in the U.S. Drinking\’s negatives outweigh the positives. www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/256472.php Rev. Jackson says son under medical supervision – Chicago News … The

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    • 30 JAN 14
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    Video: Study may help predict autistic child’s social behavior

    May 29, 2013 2:00 PM Scientists studying toddlers on the autism spectrum say they have figured out a way to predict which of the children will go on to develop language skills and which will struggle. Researchers say the findings may lead to new interventions for very young children. Adriana Diaz reports. Source Article from

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    • 30 JAN 14
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    Music a boon to premature babies’ health?

    CHICAGOAs the guitarist strums and softly sings a lullaby in Spanish, tiny Augustin Morales stops squirming in his hospital crib and closes his eyes. This is therapy in a newborn intensive care unit, and research suggests that music may help those born way too soon adapt to life outside the womb. Some tiny preemies are

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    • 30 JAN 14
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    Students’ petition calls on FDA to change ban on gay blood donors

    Blood collecting agencies will accept donations from most healthy Americans to help fulfill the constant need for blood, which the American Red Cross estimates at 44,000 donations each day. There are some criteria that will exclude or defer you from donating blood in the United States, as determined by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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    U.S. gov’t anthrax adviser was on drugmaker’s board

    WASHINGTON Former Navy Secretary Richard J. Danzig, who has served as a bio-warfare adviser to the president, the Pentagon, and the Department of Homeland Security, urged the government to stockpile an anti-anthrax drug while serving as a director for the company that supplied it, according to a report published Sunday. While there is no evidence

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