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    • 31 DEC 18
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    Report: China completes antenna 5 times the size of NYC

    China has built a massive experimental radio antenna capable of communicating with submarines in deep water, but some are raising concerns about potential health risks, reports the South China Morning Post. Though it’s exact location remains unclear, the Wireless Electromagnetic Method project was built on a site nearly five times the size of New York

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    • 31 DEC 18
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    Judge lets Obamacare stand during appeal process

    A federal judge in Texas who recently declared the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional has stayed his ruling to allow for appeals. That means “Obamacare” remains in effect while litigation continues. In a ruling issued Sunday, Judge Reed O’Connor in Fort Worth wrote that he stands by his earlier conclusion that the entire law is invalidated

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    • 30 DEC 18
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    Gayle Smith: AIDS fight is winnable, but "world is not paying attention"

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    • 29 DEC 18
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    Doctor possibly exposed to Ebola brought to U.S. for treatment

    An American doctor who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been taken to a Nebraska medical center for treatment, the medical center said Saturday. The doctor had been providing medical assistance in the central African country, where over 300 people have died in the latest Ebola

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    • 29 DEC 18
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    Top trending health questions of 2018

    While it’s not always a good idea to Google your symptoms to diagnose an illness or source of pain, the internet can be a useful tool for learning about health. This year, people turned to “Dr. Google” to answer their questions on health questions ranging from the keto diet to ALS to endometriosis and much

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    • 29 DEC 18
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    Measles warning issued for Newark airport travelers

    Health officials are warning people who were at Newark Liberty International Airport on Christmas Eve that they have been exposed to measles. An international traveler who arrived at Terminal B on a flight from Brussels on Monday was infected with the highly contagious disease, according to the New Jersey Department of Health.  Officials believe the

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    • 28 DEC 18
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    Shrimp recalled in 3 states over potential health hazard

    Alex Sundby is a senior editor for CBSNews.com Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/Fcn9EepqdbI/

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    • 28 DEC 18
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    Teen on a mission to raise money for sister’s disease

    Garland Benson is a little man on a big mission. “We’re trying to raise $6 million in 24 months,” he said.  The 14-year-old from Austin, Texas, is trying to help save his big sister, Christiane. “My sister has a rare and fatal disease called Batten disease,” he said.   Christiane, now 16, was diagnosed with

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    • 27 DEC 18
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    9/11-related cancers killed 15 police officers in 2018

    Fifteen police officers died in 2018 from cancers related to the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, according to a new report. The 9/11-related deaths were part of an overall uptick in fatalities among law enforcement officers this year. Police officer deaths nationwide increased by 12 percent this year, climbing

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    • 26 DEC 18
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    Surgery center alerts 3,778 patients about possible infections

    Thousands of people who were treated at an outpatient surgery center in northern New Jersey are being urged to get their blood tested after a state investigation found unsanitary conditions at the facility. The HealthPlus Surgery Center in Saddle Brook is alerting 3,778 patients that they may have been exposed to infections, CBS New York reported. The

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    • 26 DEC 18
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    Surgery center alerts 3,778 patients about possible exposure to infections

    Thousands of people who were treated at an outpatient surgery center in northern New Jersey are being urged to get their blood tested after a state investigation found unsanitary conditions at the facility. The HealthPlus Surgery Center in Saddle Brook is alerting 3,778 patients that they may have been exposed to infections, CBS New York reported. The

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    • 25 DEC 18
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    N.J. surgery center may have infected patients

    Thousands of people who were treated at an outpatient surgery center in northern New Jersey are being urged to get their blood tested after a state investigation found unsanitary conditions at the facility. CBS New York reports the HealthPlus Surgery Center in Saddle Brook is alerting 3,778 patients that they may have been exposed to infections.

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    • 25 DEC 18
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    Does America’s workforce have a drug problem?

    As you shop for those last-minute holiday gifts, chances are that a sales clerk or shelf stocker could be high on drugs. Indeed, drug use by America’s workforce has increased by double digits annually from 2015 to 2017 in five of the 16 major domestic industries, according to an analysis by Quest Diagnostics, a leading drug-testing

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    • 24 DEC 18
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    Does America’s workforce have a drug problem?

    As you shop for those last-minute holiday gifts, chances are that a sales clerk or shelf stocker could be high on drugs. Indeed, drug use by America’s workforce has increased by double digits annually from 2015 to 2017 in five of the 16 major domestic industries, according to an analysis by Quest Diagnostics, a leading drug-testing

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