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Heartburn

Heartburn

What should you know about heartburn? A Woman with Heartburn Symptoms Heartburn is a symptom that feels like a burning in your chest, and is a symptom of acid reflux (GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease). Do most people get heartburn? Heartburn is more common during pregnancy. Most people get heartburn after meals, but can also awaken […]

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What Foods Are Most Likely to Cause Acne Breakouts?

What Foods Are Most Likely to Cause Acne Breakouts?

Latest Skin News FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Certain eating habits, high levels of stress and exposure to pollution are among the greatest factors associated with acne, researchers say. They studied links to acne in more than 6,700 people from six countries in Europe and the Americas. The analysis showed that many more […]

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Using Opioids After Vasectomy May Trigger Persistent Use: Study

Using Opioids After Vasectomy May Trigger Persistent Use: Study

Latest Sexual Health News FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Taking opioids after a vasectomy doesn’t improve pain control and is associated with increased risk of persistent use of the addictive painkillers months later, a new study says. It included 228 men who had vasectomies performed by eight different urologists. Two of the urologists […]

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How Fast You Walk Might Show How Fast You’re Aging

How Fast You Walk Might Show How Fast You’re Aging

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Senior Health News FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Middle-aged folks who worry about healthy aging would do well to keep an eye on their walking speed. Turns out that the walking speed of 45-year-olds is a pretty solid marker of how their brains and bodies are aging, a […]

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Frequent Male Pot Use Linked to Early Miscarriages

Frequent Male Pot Use Linked to Early Miscarriages

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Pregnancy News MONDAY, Oct. 14, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Men who use marijuana at least once a week are twice as likely to see their partner’s pregnancy end in miscarriage, compared to those who use no pot, new research suggests. Miscarriages related to frequent male pot use tended to occur […]

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Health Tip: Pregnancy and Amusement Park Rides

Health Tip: Pregnancy and Amusement Park Rides

(HealthDay News) — Pregnant women should not ride roller coasters or other jarring rides at the amusement park, says the American Pregnancy Association. Latest Pregnancy News The rapid starts and stops and jerky motions that characterize these rides can lead to premature separation of the placenta, the group says. Premature separation has occurred among many […]

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Royal Couples Add Voices to Mental Health PSA

Royal Couples Add Voices to Mental Health PSA

FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A new mental health PSA in England is voiced by royal couples Prince Harry/Meghan Markle and Prince William/Kate Middleton and features celebrities such as Glenn Close and Gillian Anderson. Latest Mental Health News The PSA is called #EveryMindMatters and aims to “help people take simple steps to look […]

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Flagyl (metronidazole) Side Effects

Flagyl (metronidazole) Side Effects

Flagyl (metronidazole) side effects list for healthcare professionals The following reactions have been reported during treatment with metronidazole: Central Nervous System The most serious adverse reactions reported in patients treated with metronidazole have been convulsive seizures, encephalopathy, aseptic meningitis, optic and peripheral neuropathy, the latter characterized mainly by numbness or paresthesia of an extremity. Since […]

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AHA News: Women and Men Tolerate Heart Transplants Equally Well, But Men May Get Better Hearts

AHA News: Women and Men Tolerate Heart Transplants Equally Well, But Men May Get Better Hearts

Latest Heart News FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — Women are just as likely as men to survive after a heart transplant despite often getting poorer-quality donor hearts, new research shows. The findings, published this week in the American Heart Association journal Circulation: Heart Failure, sought to shed new light on what […]