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Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

By Mike Stobbe |
The heroin epidemic is driving up hepatitis C infections, with the biggest increase in people in their 20s, U.S. health officials said Thursday.

How Sleep Impacts Those With Metabolic Syndrome

How Sleep Impacts Those With Metabolic Syndrome

May 29
A new study from the American Heart Association finds sleeping less than six hours a night could more than double the risk of death for people with metabolic syndrome.

Hot Bodies: The Benefit of Massage Therapy

Hot Bodies: The Benefit of Massage Therapy

By Tom Bonanti | May 28
Therapeutic massage is increasingly being recommended by doctors and other health care professionals as research continues to document that it is a powerful and cost effective way to bring healing and relief to myriads of populations of people.

Supplements 101: The Price of Powders and Pills Can Add Up

Supplements 101: The Price of Powders and Pills Can Add Up

By Stephen Mosher | May 28
There it is again: that cupful of pills on the counter just waiting for you. How many pills do you think are in that cup? How much do you estimate you've spent on all those supplements -- and are you even getting results?

Trump Budget Worries HIV, Hepatitis Advocates

Trump Budget Worries HIV, Hepatitis Advocates

By Liz Highleyman | May 28
President Donald Trump's 2018 budget proposal released this week includes major cuts to medical research and health services for low-income people that would have a devastating impact on people living with HIV, advocates said.

Half of Cancer Patients Make Poor Decisions About Breast Reconstruction 

Half of Cancer Patients Make Poor Decisions About Breast Reconstruction 

May 26
A new study finds that an surprising number of women aren't making decisions around breast cancer that balance medical knowledge with personal outcomes preferences.

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Black AIDS Institute Launches '30 Days of HIV' Campaign

Black AIDS Institute Launches '30 Days of HIV' Campaign

May 26
Black AIDS Institute has announced "30 Days Of HIV," a national, digital, community campaign to raise awareness, educate and mobilize around the ongoing HIV/AIDS crisis in Black communities across America.


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Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

The heroin epidemic is driving up hepatitis C infections, with the biggest increase in people in their 20s, U.S. health officials said Thursday.

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The Naked Truth with Bravo's Craig Ramsay

The Naked Truth with Bravo's Craig Ramsay

Craig Ramsay, one of reality TV's hottest muscle bears, already had a successful career as a Broadway dancer and celebrity trainer before Bravo TV came calling.