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New vaccine law sparks debate throughout California
California governor signed a new state law that requires nearly all schoolchildren to be vaccinated (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 4, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Preconception planning: Is your body ready for pregnancy?
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - July 4, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California vaccination law sparks protests
Voice for Choice is spending $350,000 to fight a new California law which eliminates the personal belief exemption for childhood vaccines (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 4, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do YOU suffer from hip arthritis? Expert advice on sex and a how-to on popular positions
IT'S a condition that affects around 10 million people in the UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 4, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Small tube - big problem
Catheter use 'needs a rethink' (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 4, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children diagnosed with cancer to get medical cards
Clinical Advisory Group’s recommendation to be implemented ‘immediately’, says HSE (Source: The Irish Times - Health)
Source: The Irish Times - Health - July 4, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 foods of the future
Alternative-universe food products were shown off this week at the 61st annual Fancy Food Show in New York City (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I-Team: NH Woman To Ride Fourth Of July Parade Route After Heart Transplant
AMHERST, N.H. (CBS) — Patti Mahoney of Amherst, New Hampshire is back at home and ready to ride in this year’s annual Fourth of July parade through her town. It’s something she couldn’t have done a year ago when she was waiting for the heart transplant that would save her life. “I feel amazing. I feel fantastic. It’s like night and day,” she says. This year Patti will ride the route with her family to spread the word about organ donation. She just returned to New Hampshire after a grueling three months in Los Angeles. Patti and her husband Paul had to move there while she waited for a heart to become ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: mouellette2015 Tags: Health i-Team Local News Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Watch Listen Amherst Andy Blacksmith Donate Life New England Heart Transplant Independence Day Lauren Leamanczyk New Hampshire Organ Donation Patti Mahoney Source Type: news

Study Reveals Possible Link Between Eye Color and Alcoholism Risk
Is there a link between blue eyes and the risk of alcoholism? (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Is activated charcoal good for your health?
Activated charcoal is touted for its "detox" properties in beauty products and now in health drinks (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nursing home complaints are ‘positive’, says Leo Varadkar
More than 3,400 instances of non-compliance with regulations found in 2014 by Hiqa (Source: The Irish Times - Health)
Source: The Irish Times - Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In death, Nebraska girl helps Pennsylvania boys live on
Two boys in Pennsylvania receive life-saving organs from three-year-old who died of brain cancer (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Weight-loss surgery edges out lifestyle changes for type 2 diabetes
(Reuters Health) - People with type 2 diabetes who have weight loss surgery are more likely to have significant improvements in their diabetes three years compared to diabetics who try lifestyle changes, a small new study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Activated charcoal is latest health trend
More companies are using activated charcoal as an ingredient in health and beauty products in the belief that it removes toxins from the body (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman dies after her headache turns out to be a BRAIN EATING bug
A woman, 21, from Bishop, California, died after an extremely uncommon amoeba called Naegleria fowleri gets into the nose and eats away at the brain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How not to be in a heatwave
Bryony Gordon has no luck with the weather while on holiday (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: hot how to heat summer british heatwave weather cool Source Type: news

Comic Kevin Nealon is still 'pumped up' about fitness
On "Saturday Night Live" in the late 1980s, Hans and Franz wanted to "pump you up." These days, 61-year-old Kevin Nealon, a.k.a. Franz, is more interested in general fitness than in any desire to approach Schwarzenegger-size muscles. Even though Franz's extolling of exercise was parody, Nealon... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: James S. Fell Source Type: news

What you need to know about the dog flu
New cases of canine influenza have spread across several states, and veterinarians are urging vigilance. (Source: WDSU.com - Health)
Source: WDSU.com - Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

QuickStats: Percentage of Currently Employed Adults Who Had Paid Sick Leave,* by Industry† — National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2009–2013§
(Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - July 3, 2015 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Monitoring Exposure to Ebola and Health of U.S. Military Personnel Deployed in Support of Ebola Control Efforts — Liberia, October 25, 2014–February 27, 2015
(Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - July 3, 2015 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Hutchinson Announces State Board Appointments
Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced the latest round of appointments to state boards, panels and committees. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - July 3, 2015 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Insulin pills tested to prevent Type 1 diabetes
Major study aims to find a way to prevent or delay disease that often strikes in childhood (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best sunscreens of 2015
Keep yourself safe this summer with our tips. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Moksha fest to bring all things yoga and more to L.A.
Next weekend, the Los Angeles Convention Center may be the mellowest place in the city when the 4th annual Moksha Festival rolls out the yoga mats in celebration of the ancient yoga philosophy. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Valli Herman Source Type: news

What you need to know about the dog flu outbreak
New cases of canine influenza have spread across several states, and veterinarians are urging vigilance. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seven interesting things Humana is telling employees and stakeholders
As we know by now, Louisville-based Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) has agreed to be acquired by Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET). Following about a month of speculation, the news of the transaction officially broke about 2:30 a.m. and we've been writing about it since. You can find details of the transaction here. We've got a story about what the company is telling its employees here. And if you're feeling like a walk down memory lane, check out our Humana timeline to get a gist of the company's history in Louisville. The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 3, 2015 Category: American Health Authors: David A. Mann Source Type: news

Change in LGBT health sparked 50 years ago in Philadelphia
(Reuters Health) - On July 4, 1965, with protest signs raised above their heads, 40 marchers outside Philadelphia's Independence Hall showed many people their first glimpse of lesbian, gay and bisexual Americans. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Republic of Korea
Between 1 and 3 July 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of the Republic of Korea notified WHO of 2 additional confirmed case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). To date, a total of 184 MERS-CoV cases, including 33 deaths, have been reported. One of the 184 cases is the case that was confirmed in China and also notified by the National IHR Focal Point of China. (Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks)
Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: coronavirus [subject], coronavirus infections, coronavirus [subject], coronavirus infections, coronavirus [subject], coronavirus infections, hygiene [subject], disinfection, disinfect, travel [subject], travel and health, air travel, Disease outbreak news Source Type: news