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Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Health

Most U.S. Hepatitis C Infections May Be Missed: Study

1 hour 45 minutes ago - WebMD
In one state, only one from 183 diagnosed cases met reporting criteria for CDC

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat

1 hour 45 minutes ago - WebMD
Women and minorities with atrial fibrillation less likely to receive standard of care, study says

Cardiac Arrest Killing Too Many, Report Finds

2 hours 37 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Thousands of people are dying from cardiac arrest every year because Americans do too little to save them, according to a new report by Maggie Fox

Is The Dealth Penalty in Danger?

1 hour 47 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Legal watchers are saying that public debate by the Supreme Court justices could open the door for a full-fledged attack on the death penalty — even though most Americans support it

Beats Common to All Music May Bring People Together

3 hours 23 minutes ago - Health
TUESDAY, June 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — From African drums to Viennese waltzes, people from around the world tune into common beats, a new study suggests. The research also supports the notion of music as a means of unifying people socially, the researchers said. “Our findings help explain why humans make music,” study co-author Thomas Curr... by Health Editor

Watch the Official Teaser For a Game-Changing Documentary About Plus-Size Models

2 hours 54 minutes ago - Health
Instagram The plus-size model movement has been steadfastly on its way to having a revolution. Faces like Tess Holliday, Jennie Runk, Ashley Graham, and Candice Huffine (the latter two graced the recent viral Lane Bryant body-positive lingerie ad) are changing mainstream body ideals by just existing, so it’s only fitting that a game-changing doc... by Nicole Love

Hey Internet: Can You Help Figure Out Who This Woman With Amnesia Is?

3 hours 25 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
The woman, named “Sam,” was found in California earlier this year with no memory of who she is or where she came from

Most U.S. Hepatitis C Infections May Be Missed: Study

4 hours 23 minutes ago - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — New cases of hepatitis C are drastically underreported to federal officials, researchers contend in a new study. And they suggested that may be hampering public health efforts to cope with the chronic infection that can lead to cirrhosis or liver cancer. The new study... by Health Editor

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat

4 hours 23 minutes ago - Health
By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Women, Hispanics and blacks are less likely than white men to receive optimal treatment for atrial fibrillation in the United States, researchers say. The study of more than a half-million Medicare patients found that women with this abnormal heart rhythm are less like... by Health Editor

Scans Suggest Recurrent Depression May Take Toll on the Brain

4 hours 23 minutes ago - Health
TUESDAY, June 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The area of the brain involved in forming new memories, known as the hippocampus, seems to shrink in people with recurring depression, a new study shows. Australian researchers say the findings highlight the need to spot and treat depression when it first develops, particularly among young people. Ian Hic... by Health Editor

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