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New pup taking over as Victim Services Toronto's trauma dog

TORONTO - There's a changing of the guard at Victim Services Toronto, as one trauma dog hangs up her harness and another...

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Mona Singh’s incredible 15 kg weight loss in 6 months: Here’s how she did it

Want to go from flab to fab? Here are some diet and fitness takeaways from actor Mona Singh’s 6-month weight loss jour...

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Doctor shares ‘amazing’ and ‘extraordinary’ way to treat and improve diabetes yourself

Dr Alp Kantarci spoke on the Zoe podcast and his advice was described as ‘amazing' that could have a positive impact o...

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Plane Hygiene: Staying Healthy at 35,000 Feet

SATURDAY, June 22, 2024 (HealthDay News) -- The pandemic highlighted the risk that air travel carries for the spread of ...

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Rant and Rave: Loud rock music during recess?

RANT to the school in my neighborhood that plays amplified rock music with a big beat during its various playground peri...

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FDA Approves the First Non-Tobacco Flavored E-Cigarettes

The FDA said that menthol-flavored e-cigarettes may help adult smokers....

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TV presenter Anthea Turner backs bone checks for woman after own diagnosis

Famous TV presenter Anthea Turner, known for hosting Blue Peter and GMTV, is backing the Sunday Express Better Bones cam...

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Now an abortion rights advocate, woman raped by stepfather as a child will campaign with first lady

WASHINGTON (AP) — A 22-year-old woman who became an abortion rights advocate after she was raped by her stepfather as ...

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TV sex coach who ‘raped client’ linked with clinic run by major UK private healthcare provider

A high court judge has ordered sex therapist Mike Lousada to pay damages following civil rape case...

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Lagos records new Cholera cases, as death toll in Nigeria hits 40

NCDC said Nigeria has placed an order for more cholera vaccines from donor agencies, even though the date of delivery is...

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CDC report finds nursing homes lag behind in COVID vaccinations

COVID continues to menace nursing homes across the US. In a new report, the CDC found just 4 out of 10 nursing home resi...

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A teenager collapsed. His friends' quick response saved his life.

J.J. Machnik went into sudden cardiac arrest because of a genetic heart disorder that affects 1 in 500 people: hypertrop...

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UNICEF reports says Nigeria, 19 others account for children facing severe poverty

Tolulope Fasuan Nigeria and 19 other countries account for 45 per cent of children facing food poverty in the world, a U...

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Looking for the Fountain of Youth? Try the gym and weight-resistance training

Here's the message from Dr. Marcas Bamman, a physiologist with decades of research into aging who preaches the benefits ...

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I was WRONGLY locked up in a psychiatric hospital at 15 for a whole year - and I am still haunted by the trauma

Banning Lyon was wrongfully sent to a psychiatric hospital at age 15, where he spent 353 days. In his new book, The Chai...

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My Health Insurance Company Is Trying To Kill Me

"They are genius (and stealthy) in their tactics to exhaust me financially, emotionally and physically."...

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Olmsted County wants to streamline 988, 911 mental health crisis response in 2025

Currently, two teams respond to mobile mental health crisis calls, depending on if 911 or 988, the national suicide prev...

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How women runners debunked myths about the sport and made running their own

For centuries, women weren't considered fast enough or strong enough to race. They've broken every barrier and disproved...

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Allergic to penicillin? You might want to get that checked

On paper, penicillin allergy is a common condition, with about 10 per cent of Canadians having one noted in their medica...

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Watch out, these S&P 500 stocks could fall in the second half of 2024

These names have had strong runs in 2024, but they could be running out of steam, according to analyst forecasts....

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Fundstrat's Tom Lee keeps making bold stock calls — and nailing them

The co-founder of the independent financial research boutique doesn't expect to be right all the time, but leans on hist...

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Microsoft is one of the most overbought stocks on Wall Street. Here are the others

Here are the most overbought and oversold stocks on Wall Street....

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Michael Mosley’s wife wants to continue work that gave husband ‘so much joy’

Dr Clare Bailey posts tribute to ‘adventurous man’ saying his work gave him ‘such a sense of purpose’The widow o...

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This one thing may derail your shot at healthy aging, scientists say

For every additional two hours spent in front of the TV, a person's chance of meeting the researchers' definition of hea...

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Fingernail Changes May Be Clues About Increased Cancer Risk

An NIH study suggests nail abnormalities like white or red bands may signal a gene mutation that increases cancer risk....

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Conservatives avoid staking out clear position on supervised consumption sites

OTTAWA — As debate around the Liberals' drug policy dominated parts of the spring House of Commons sitting, the Conser...

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What is the future for the NHS under next UK Government?

With less than two weeks left before voters head to the poll to elect the next UK Government, one of the biggest politic...

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King Charles to skip New Zealand during Downunder trip

Doctors fear he may be doing too much after his cancer diagnosis....

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Vision Norfolk provides voting guide for visually impaired

A charity has released voting guidance specifically for Norfolk's visually impaired citizens....

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Journalists Discuss Bird Flu, Tick-Borne Illnesses, and Lessons From Covid Response

KFF Health News and California Healthline staff made the rounds on national and local media in recent weeks to discuss t...

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6 million kids in the U.S. will mourn the death of a parent or sibling by age 18. Here’s how a grief camp can help them heal

Being part of a ‘grief bubble’ for a weekend may be what a struggling child needs...

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How unregistered tiger nuts drink triggered Lagos outbreak

Our reporter The Lagos State Government said it has traced the latest cholera outbreak in the state to an unregistered t...

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Overturning Traditional Beliefs – Cambridge Scientists Have Discovered “New Rules of the Immune System”

Cambridge researchers have discovered that regulatory T cells traverse the body to repair tissue, opening avenues for ta...

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Nigeria runs out of vaccine as cholera death toll hits 40

Yusuff Moshood, Imoleayo Oyedeyi, Angela Onwuzoo, Lara Adejoro and Amarachi Okeh With the nation presently under the cho...

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Support for Wales' children's hospices from Senedd members

Wales’ two children’s hospices have thanked Senedd members for their support during Children’s Hospice Week, after...

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TikTok has been called the therapist's couch of Gen Z. But not all the #mentalhealth info checks out

It’s “scroller beware” on #mentalhealth TikTok, where content ranges from informed to misleading and has the poten...

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Extreme heat is a global killer — and worse for our health than previously thought, new research shows

The global death toll from surging temperatures in 2024 is staggering. Canada is already facing its hottest year on reco...

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Cholera: CAPPA Urges Govt To Prioritise Access To Public Water

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has sounded alarm bells over Nigeria’s latest cho...

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Ministry's cataract surgical eye campaign moves to Ohangwena

The ministry of health and social services' cataract surgical eye campaign for this year will continue in the Ohangwena ...

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7 Signs You Grew Up With Emotionally Immature Parents, According To Therapists

Plus, how to break the cycle if you're a parent yourself....

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Hot Coffee vs. Iced Coffee: Is One Healthier Than The Other?

The benefits of coffee are pretty well known, but does hot brew produce different benefits than cold brew?...

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Perspectives: ‘For me God is like a Jack in the box’

The Reverend Mary Hunter is Minister Emerita of Christchurch Rathgar in Dublin where she served for 25 years....

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House of the Dragon: ‘when you give your son a name like an awful Scrabble hand you’re going to have issues’

At first glance, there wouldn’t seem to be much to connect the House of the Dragon and The Great British Sewing Bee....

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Debut novelist Orla Mackey: ‘There’s an idea that the big stuff of life only happens in big cities or towns’

The minutiae of village life — the good, the bad, the bizarre — takes centre stage in Orla Mackey’s debut novel....