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Aerobic Exercise Improves Mild Cognitive Impairment

  New York, N.Y.Adults with the early symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease might be able to ward off or slow down its progression through aerobic exercise. FILE – Patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia are seen during a therapy session. Alzheimer’s disease is difficult to diagnose in the early stages. It begins with mild cognitive impairment – […]

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Health Agency Issues New Guidelines on HIV Self-Testing

New York, N.Y. Ahead of World AIDS Day, marked annually on 1 December, the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) has released new guidelines on HIV self-testing, which aim to help millions of people know their HIV status and get treatment.                             […]

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Addiction Not ‘Character Flaw,” Says U.S. Surgeon General

Washington DC, M.D. A top U.S. health official says addiction should no longer be seen as a “character flaw.” U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy made the plea in a new report on substance abuse, called Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health. OxyContin pills. He said the report “aims […]

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U.N. Agriculture Agency Calls for Giant Research Leap

New York, N.Y. Combating anti-microbial resistance (AMR) requires much better scientific understanding than now of the myriad of pathways by which resistance emerges and spreads, a United Nations report urges.                                                   […]

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Haiti Launches Massive Cholera Vaccination Campaign

New York, NY, Haiti has launched a massive cholera vaccination campaign in parts of the country devastated by Hurricane Matthew.The campaign, begun Tuesday, is expected to be the world’s largest, targeting 820,000 people. Haitian Red Cross volunteer Jean Zacharie delivers first aid to 1 month old- Deborah Fatima. There have been around 3,500 suspected cases […]

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Five Renowned Advisors join Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness Advisory Committee

Former U.S. Army Surgeon General, Patricia Horoho, Executive Coach, Brian Gast, Customer Service Expert, John Dijulius, Strategic Planning Expert, Rick Houcek and Founder of TRX and Fitness Expert, Randy Hetrick Join Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness Advisory Committee BLUEMONT, Virginia –What do a former Army Surgeon General, an executive coach, a customer […]

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Backed Cholera Vaccination Campaign Kicks off Today in Haiti

New York, N.Y. A vaccination campaign against cholera began today in the areas of Haiti hit hard by Hurricane Matthew, with support from the United Nations and other institutions.                                                     […]

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U.N. Launches New Prenatal Care Model

New York, N.Y. 8 November 2016 – The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) has introduced a new prenatal care model, designed to enhance pregnancy the experience for women, and reduce the risk of stillbirths and other complications. According to the WHO, last year around 303,000 women died from pregnancy-related causes, and 2.7 million babies died […]

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