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Ground-breaking research finds daily aspirin dose doesn't lead to longer life

Ground-breaking research finds daily aspirin dose doesn't lead to longer life

The minimum age was 70; 65 in the United States for African-American and Hispanic individuals due to their higher risk for dementia and cardiovascular disease. Instead, it actually increased participa...

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Drown After Horry Co. Sheriff's Van Swept Away By Flood Waters

Drown After Horry Co. Sheriff's Van Swept Away By Flood Waters

The statement reads, "Despite persistent and ongoing efforts, floodwater rose rapidly and the deputies were unable to open the doors to reach the individuals in the van". In South Carolina, just s...

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Apple Watch Series 4 ECG Detects AFib At More Than 98% Accuracy

Apple Watch Series 4 ECG Detects AFib At More Than 98% Accuracy

It has been seen that the Samsung Galaxy Watch has got the best feature when it comes to the smartwatches . According to a poll 9to5Mac conducted on readers, the iPhone Xs Max and Apple Watch ...

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New study debunks aspirin claims

New study debunks aspirin claims

Margolis said. And it had been apparent since the 1990s there was a lack of adequate evidence to support the use of low-dose aspirin in healthy older people. ASPREE has provided this answer, Profes...

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Low dose aspirin risks overwhelm benefits in healthy elderly

The clinical trial did not include people who take aspirin for medical reasons as advised by their doctor, including those who have already suffered a heart attack or stroke. "There is no benefit for ...

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Apple introduces iPhone XR

Apple introduces iPhone XR

Of course, you could always grab a Qi charger from accessory makers like Belkin and Mophie, but you actually still can't wirelessly charge your AirPods with them: Apple hasn't yet delivered the earp...

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A quarter of the world’s adults are not active enough

A quarter of the world’s adults are not active enough

In its Global Action Plan issued in June , WHO outlined its goal to help decrease overall physical inactivity in the world by 10 percent before 2025, but warned in its latest report that this goa...

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Theranos is expected to shut down for good

Theranos is expected to shut down for good

Holmes and the company's former COO and president Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani allegedly engaged in a multimillion dollar scheme to defraud investors, as well as a scheme to defraud doctors and patients, ...

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Embattled blood-testing firm Theranos to dissolve

According to the indictment, the company gave doctors - and through them, their patients - "materially false and misleading information concerning the accuracy and reliability of Theranos's blood test...

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Health officials: Number of Legionnaire’s Disease cases in NH rises to 14

Health officials: Number of Legionnaire’s Disease cases in NH rises to 14

Three people in Surrey, B.C. have been hospitalized with Legionnaires' Disease , a severe form of pneumonia that develops after being infected by the Legionella bacteria . "We are working hard to id...

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Blood pressure drug recalled over potentially life-threatening label mix-up

Blood pressure drug recalled over potentially life-threatening label mix-up

The recall was prompted after a pharmacy found a bottle that actually contained another medication called spironolactone . The Spironolactone medication is used to treat high blood pressure as well...

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Six cases of West Nile reported in Lancaster County

Six cases of West Nile reported in Lancaster County

The stadium, surrounded by residential areas, is ready for a Friday night football game. Workers also are treating standing water that contains mosquitoes in the larvae stage, he said. In a statemen...

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DeSantis under fire for don't 'monkey this up' comment

DeSantis under fire for don't 'monkey this up' comment

Bernie Saunders. Gillum was a 23-year-old Florida A&M student when he became the youngest person elected to the Tallahassee City Commission in 2003. Sugar, Florida Power & Light and Disney . "Has m...

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STDs have rapid rise in U.S., set new record

STDs have rapid rise in U.S., set new record

Almost 2.3 million cases of chlamydia , gonorrhea , and syphilis were diagnosed in 2017, surpassing the 2016 record by 200,000. This figure was boosted by a 45 percent increase among 15-24-year-ol...

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McSally, Sinema to face for Arizona Senate seat

McSally, Sinema to face for Arizona Senate seat

Sinema meanwhile soured past progressive activists Deedra Abboud. A woman will serve as U.S. Senator for the first time in Arizona's 106-year history. The late August primary leaves 10 weeks befor...

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Backed DeSantis is Florida's GOP nominee

Backed DeSantis is Florida's GOP nominee

Here is one of his campaign videos. Andrew Gillum did it, and he did it his way. In Arizona, McCain's death after a yearlong battle with brain cancer loomed over the primary contests. Seven cand...

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Electronic Arts Cancels Remaining Madden Qualifiers After Shooting Tragedy

Electronic Arts Cancels Remaining Madden Qualifiers After Shooting Tragedy

He said the man died from a self-inflicted gunshot, adding authorities were still making final confirmation of his identity with the Federal Bureau of Investigation assisting them in Baltimore . "H...

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Keller @ Large: President Trump Makes His John McCain Mistake Worse

Keller @ Large: President Trump Makes His John McCain Mistake Worse

McCain stressed on the importance of unity in his farewell message to the country, read out by a family spokesperson on Monday. During Tuesday's 10-minute speech on the Senate floor, Hatch spoke o...

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New study says even one glass of alcohol risks your health

New study says even one glass of alcohol risks your health

The new study, which appeared in the medical journal The Lancet , found that consuming any amount of alcohol increases risk for death and disease. The report said about 1 in 3 people consume alcoho...

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Ebola: Doctor Infected Within Congo’s High Insecurity Zone

Ebola: Doctor Infected Within Congo’s High Insecurity Zone

Congo is struggling to curb the worst eruption of the disease in a decade in a region prone to attacks by militias and sheltering more than a million displaced people fleeing conflict. Contacts findin...

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