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Posted 2014-07-21 15:29:42
(KITSAP COUNTY, Wash.) -- The stomach bug that sickened more than 260 swimmers at a Washington state lake was in fact norovirus, health officials have confirmed. The contagious virus swept through Horseshoe Lake Park in Kitsap County, Washington, earlier this month, causing cramps, nausea, and diarrhea, according to the local health department. Th...
Posted 2014-07-21 13:05:51
(NEW YORK) -- Dogs once cornered the market on being therapy pets, but now bunnies, pigs -- even llamas -- are making their way into the laps and hearts of people with a range of conditions. But experts say some animals are more therapeutic than others.“While we know that a wide variety of animals can be wonderful companions or pets, not ever...
(NEW YORK) -- You’ve probably heard of the West Nile virus -- a rare but deadly infection transmitted by mosquitoes. But what about chikungunya and eastern equine encephalitis?All three mosquito-borne diseases are here in the U.S., and depending on where you live, you might be at risk.Read on to learn more about the viruses and find out wheth...
(NEW YORK) -- A new study indicates that the annual number of HIV diagnoses dropped by 33 percent between 2002 and 2011. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, analyzed data from the National HIV Surveillance System and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2002, the study found that the rate of H...
(NEW YORK) -- Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles found that higher quality schooling has a significant impact on the ability of children in poverty to improve their academic performance and avoid risky behaviors.According to the study, published in the journal Pediatrics, researchers at UCLA selected 900 economically disadvant...
(NEW YORK) -- Mothers of children with developmental disabilities may be able to reduce their increased stress, anxiety and depression by learning to meditate.According a study published in the journal Pediatrics, mothers of children with autism or other neuro-developmental conditions who received "Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction," a program tha...
Posted 2014-07-21 03:20:57
(NEW YORK) -- Where the eyes wander is the best way of knowing whether a person feels love or lust.That's the upshot of a study out of the University of Geneva, although its conclusion doesn’t seem all that startling.Lead author Stephanie Cacioppo and her husband, John Cacioppo from the University of Chicago, examined how male and female stud...
(NEW YORK) -- Red meat to lower your blood pressure? That's what Penn State researchers say, provided that it's lean beef you're eating.The other important factor is that this protein source is part of the larger DASH-diet plan, which stands for Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension.Researcher Penny M. Kris-Etherton says DASH features plenty of f...

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