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Health Tip: Stop Picking Your Skin

Health Tip: Stop Picking Your Skin

Rosacea, Acne, Shingles: Common Adult Skin Diseases Learn to spot and treat skin conditions commonly found in adults such as acne, eczema, shingles, psoriasis, rosacea, hives, cold sores, razor bumps, athlete’s foot, and more. Read more: Rosacea, Acne, Shingles: Common Adult Skin Diseases

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Severe Deprivation in Childhood Has Lasting Impact on Brain Size

Severe Deprivation in Childhood Has Lasting Impact on Brain Size

Latest Neurology News TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Severe deprivation in childhood can lead to a smaller-than-normal brain, lower IQ and attention deficits in early adulthood, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed MRI brain scans of 67 young adults, ages 23 to 28, who were institutionalized as children in Romania during the Communist […]

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1 in 4 Children With Autism Is Undiagnosed: Study

1 in 4 Children With Autism Is Undiagnosed: Study

Latest Neurology News TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Far too many U.S. children with autism are waiting too long for a diagnosis, new research shows, and those delays can greatly affect their quality of life. About one in every four 8-year-olds assessed in the new study was found to have undiagnosed autism and […]

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Mystery Chinese Pneumonia Virus Identified, Gene-Sequenced

Mystery Chinese Pneumonia Virus Identified, Gene-Sequenced

Latest Infectious Disease News By Adam Townsend on 01/15/2020 3:10 PM Source: MedicineNet Health News Chinese health officials this week revealed the full genome of a mystery pneumonia virus that sickened more than 40 people in the city of Wuhan, China. Dubbed Wuhan-hu-1, Chinese scientists widely published the virus’ full genome Monday with an eye […]

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Machine Could Expand Pool of Livers for Donation

Machine Could Expand Pool of Livers for Donation

Latest Digestion News TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Researchers report they have developed a machine that can repair injured livers and keep them alive outside the body for up to a week. They said the machine could one day increase the number of livers available for transplant and save the lives of many […]

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What Works Best to Help Men With Overactive Bladder?

What Works Best to Help Men With Overactive Bladder?

Latest Digestion News By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Learning how to control the urge to urinate may be all the therapy men need to treat an overactive bladder, a new study suggests. A combination of drugs and behavioral therapy seems to work better than drugs alone, but behavioral therapy […]

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Nearly 20 Years Later, Cancer Rates Higher in 9/11 First Responders

Nearly 20 Years Later, Cancer Rates Higher in 9/11 First Responders

Latest Cancer News By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Nearly two decades after terrorists attacked New York’s World Trade Center, certain cancers are striking police and recovery workers who saved lives, recovered bodies and cleaned up the wreckage. This particular group of responders appears to have an increased risk of […]

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10 causes of an itchy face

10 causes of an itchy face

A person may experience an itching sensation, or pruritus, on their face for a number of different reasons. Although pruritus can occur due to visible conditions, such as psoriasis or an insect bite, it might also indicate the presence of an underlying condition. This article will look at the different causes of pruritus on the […]