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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    E-cigarettes can cause injury to eyes and skin, US CDC reports

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:00pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles The United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has identified a new health problem related to electronic cigarettes- the risk that the devices themselves or the liquid nicotine that goes into them will cause injury to eyes, skin or other body parts. Calls to poison control centres to report problems related to e-cigarette ...

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    Reason behind dark chocolate’s cardiovascular benefits revealed

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 08:35pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles Chocolate's hearty benefits revealed For years, chocolate lovers have remained blissfully unaware of the precise reason bittersweet dark chocolate seems to improve cardiovascular health. At least until now, that is. On Tuesday, researchers at a meeting of the American Chemical Society in Dallas said they had solved the confection ...

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    Pfizer trial shows experimental drug doubles time until breast cancer tumours grow worse

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Reuters

    ... Los Angeles, and a lead author of the study. Side effects seen in the trial, including low blood cell counts and fatigue, were manageable, he said before the study was presented ...

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    Fresh HIV case halts LA porn film production

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... The New York Times in Los Angeles Third recent case of virus among sex film actors leads to renewed calls for use of condoms to be obligatory on set Fresh HIV case halts L.A. porn film production The production of pornographic films in Los Angeles has been halted after the third performer in less than a month tested positive for HIV. The Free Speech Coalition, a trade group ...

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    Broadcaster Tom Brokaw ‘optimistic’ despite being diagnosed with cancer

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 08:45pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles Tom Brokaw 'optimistic' despite being told he has uncurable disease Broadcaster diagnosed with cancer Veteran news anchor Tom Brokaw, the face of NBC Nightly News for more than two decades, has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, but is hopeful about the outcome of his treatment, the network ...

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    H1N1 flu epidemic 'killed 203,000' according to WHO study

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 10:23pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles Swine flu deaths 10 times more: study The 2009 H1N1 "swine flu" epidemic killed up to 203,000 people across the world, 10 times greater than initially estimated by the World Health Organisation, researchers say. In a study published in the journal PLOS Medicine, epidemiologists used data on respiratory deaths in 20 nations to calculate ...

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    Multilingual people develop dementia later, says study

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 09:27pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles Multilingual people develop dementia later People who spoke two languages developed dementia 4½ years later than those who spoke just one- even in people who were illiterate, said scientists who reviewed the records of hundreds of dementia patients. The study is the largest to date to document the delay of dementia in bilingual people ...

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    US to phase out non-medical use of antibiotics on farms

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 10:21pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles US phasing out non-medical use of crucial drug that is losing its punch Antibiotics ban down on the farm In a major shift of food policy, the US Food and Drug Administration is phasing out the non-medical use of antibiotics on farm animals in an effort to combat growing human resistance. The plan would push livestock and poultry producers ...

  9. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Japan drug maker Takeda loses US lawsuit

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Los Angeles Takeda Pharmaceutical is ordered to pay a patient US$6.5 million for failure to warn of cancer risk from diabetes medicine Actos Japanese drug firm loses U.S. ... cause cancer, a jury ruled in the first of more than 3,000 lawsuits over the medication to go to trial. Jurors in state court in Los Angeles found that Osaka-based Takeda did not provide ...

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    GM tomatoes could unclog arteries and prevent heart attacks

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg in New York

    ... are among a new wave of alternative remedies showing promise in the fight against heart disease. Scientists presented two studies on Monday at the American Heart Association meeting in Los Angeles ... at the University of California, Los Angeles. In the tomato study, sponsored by the US National Institutes of Health, the mice displayed reduced plaque and higher HDL. The experimental drug is the first ...




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