What's the Right Balance of Fats and Carbs?

FRIDAY, Sept. 13, 2019 — What is the perfect amount of fats and carbohydrates for a healthy diet? Scientists from McMaster University in Canada analyzed food diaries from more than 135,000 people in 18 countries around the world to find out.
The…
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10 Quick Tips for a Healthier, Safer Life

FRIDAY, Sept. 13, 2019 — Some things that you can do to protect your health take just minutes, so no more excuses! Here are 10 suggestions from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Test your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors every…
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For This Mom, Rare Bone Disease Is a Family Affair

FRIDAY, Sept. 13, 2019 — Most people expect some risk in activities like mountain biking or rollerblading, but few would expect to end up in the emergency room with a broken thigh bone from doing a squat.
That’s exactly what happened to Rachel…
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Health Highlights: Sept. 13, 2019

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Fertility Clinic Sued by White Couple Who Had Asian Baby
A New Jersey fertility clinic is being sued by a white couple who had an Asian baby.
The…
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Health Tip: Milk and Its Sell-By Date

– The date printed on your milk carton is not an expiration date, it’s the milk’s sell-by date, says the Dairy Council of California. It may be safe to drink milk a few days after the sell-by date.
The Dairy Council of California encourages…
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Health Tip: Cleaning Reusable Water Bottles

– Reusable water bottles often have become part of our everyday gear. But because germs thrive in moist environments, it’s important to clean the bottles properly, says the Water Quality and Health Council.
Here are the council’s suggested…
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Kidney Transplants Safe When Donors Had Hepatitis C

THURSDAY, Sept. 12, 2019 — Kidneys from donors with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) are routinely used in kidney transplants in the United States and function well in the first year after transplantation, a new study says.
The findings provide…
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Is Your Pelvic Pain a Sign of Endometriosis?

THURSDAY, Sept. 12, 2019 — Women with pelvic pain should consider the possibility of endometriosis and discuss it with their doctor, an expert in gynecology says.
While pelvic pain can be a sign of many conditions, endometriosis is among the most…
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