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U.S. Nuclear Weapons Tests Come to YouTube

By CHRISTINE HAUSER March 17, 2017 The cameras shudder as blinding light flashes across the earth. Deformed white clouds balloon and mutate from the force of the nuclear test explosions. These are some of the pictures captured in raw footage of bomb tests carried out by the United States in between 1945 and 1962 in Nevada and the Marshall Islands. For the ...

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More Sleep Time, Less Play Time in U.S. Bedrooms

Greatest drop in sexual activity seen for these married or living with each other, survey finds WebMD News from HealthDay By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) — “Not tonight” appears to be an increasingly familiar refrain in America’s bedrooms, according to a new study that found people are having less sex than they previously did. ...

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1 in 4 U.S. Adults Disabled by Arthritis: CDC

By Margaret Farley Steele HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Arthritis is expanding its grip on Americans, with 24 million adults restricted in their everyday activities simply because of the debilitating joint disease, U.S. health officials say. Overall, 54 million adults — or one particular in four — report an arthritis diagnosis. And the quantity of individuals ...

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'Superbug' Infections Striking More U.S. Kids

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A variety of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infection has elevated 700 percent in American children given that 2007, a new investigation reveals. These infections are triggered by Enterobacteriaceae bacteria — standard bacteria that can turn into resistant to multiple drugs. When confined to hospitals, the challenging-to-treat infections are spreading into ...

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U.S. Life Expectancy May Rise to Over 80 by 2030

But other created countries expected to have even larger longevity gains, study says WebMD News from HealthDay By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — By 2030, American ladies will reside an typical of more than 83 years, whilst men may possibly attain an typical of 80, a new study estimates. These figures are up just ...

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Superbug Resistant To All U.S. Antibiotics Kills Elderly Woman In Nevada

A so-known as “superbug” resistant to all recognized antibiotics in the United States was accountable for the death of a Northern Nevada lady in 2016, according to newly-published literature from the U.S. government. In a report published on Friday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Manage and Prevention (CDC) described the patient killed by the purported superbug as a resident of ...

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U.S. News & Globe Report Once again Ranks the DASH Diet regime as the Very best Overall Diet program

Jan. four, 2017 — The DASH diet plan is rated the ideal all round diet plan in the U.S. News &amp Globe Report annual diet regime ranking — the seventh consecutive year it has won the best spot. “DASH” stands for dietary approaches to cease hypertension. The eating strategy emphasizes consuming whole grains, fruits, and vegetables although limiting salt. The ...

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Over 700 U.S. Hospitals Penalized For ‘Superbug’ Infections And Patient Injuries: Is Your Hospital On The List?

The federal government has penalized 769 U.S. hospitals who had high prices of patient injuries and other hospital-acquired conditions such as the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, according to NPR. The penalties are primarily based on the percentage of avoidable complications that individuals are experiencing in the hospitals, such as bed sores, blood clots, falls and particular infections. The Centers for ...

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