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4 Popular Foods That Are Bad for Your Heart Health — Best Life

4 Popular Foods That Are Bad for Your Heart Health — Best Life

Eating healthy is easier said than done—and it’s no wonder when you consider that many popular foods are packed with ingredients that can put your heart at risk. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Americans consume too much added sugars, saturated fat, and sodium, all of which can contribute to heart disease. We …

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Beat the heat by staying hydrated!  |  Iredell Health System

Beat the heat by staying hydrated! | Iredell Health System

Backyard barbecues, beach walks, and long days by the pool may be at the forefront of your mind this summer, but where does hydration rank on your priority list? While these summer activities are fun, they can become dangerous if you don’t drink water throughout your day. “Hydration is important at any time, but especially …

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AirPods Pro 2 probably won’t get the much-touted health feature — and it won’t matter

AirPods Pro 2 probably won’t get the much-touted health feature — and it won’t matter

Bloomberg reporter and frequent Apple news source Mark German has given his two cents on one of the key features expected to debut in Apple’s hotly anticipated AirPods Pro 2 — and it’s not good news. What’s happening? Well, fitness fans have long hoped for the introduction of temperature measurement (something Honor initially announced would …

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Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center completes first patient dosing in clinical trial of PD-L1 antibody ASC22 in combination with hydamide for functional treatment of HIV infection

Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center completes first patient dosing in clinical trial of PD-L1 antibody ASC22 in combination with hydamide for functional treatment of HIV infection

HANGZHOU and SHAOXING, China, July 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Ascletis Pharma Inc. (HKEX: 1672, “Ascletis”) today announced that the clinical trial of PD-L1 antibody ASC22 in combination with Chidamide for the functional treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, which was initiated by the Public Health Clinical Center in Shanghai, completed the first patient dosing …

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What are the health effects of excessive disinfection?

What are the health effects of excessive disinfection?

Specific effects of disinfection chemicals on human healthThe COVID-19 pandemic and the potential health consequences of using alcohol-based hand sanitizersReferences More information The use of cleaning agents in disinfection products is thought to lead to a variety of outcomes related to several organ systems, including respiratory and cardiovascular symptoms and effects on the skin. Respiratory …

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How vaccine enemies co-opted the ‘my body, my choice’ slogan: pictures

How vaccine enemies co-opted the ‘my body, my choice’ slogan: pictures

Steve Bova (center) travels from Maryland to Los Angeles on the “People’s Convoy” to protest against COVID-19 restrictions. Although he uses a phrase that originated in the abortion rights movement, he is opposed to abortion. Rachel Bluth/Kaiser Health News hide caption caption toggle Rachel Bluth/Kaiser Health News Steve Bova (center) travels from Maryland to Los …

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Joint Mental Health Response Clinician joins Shrewsbury Police

Jessica Atwood is the Collaborative Response Clinician for the Shrewsbury Police Department’s New Jail Diversion Program. (Photo/Laura Hayes) SHREWSBURY – The Shrewsbury Police Department responded to nearly 1,000 mental health calls between 2017 and 2021. That marks a 38 percent increase over the previous five-year period, according to Chief Kevin Anderson. Enter Jessica Atwood, who …

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Summer snacks that promote kidney health

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPRUD) – Maintaining personal health and wellness can easily take a backseat to life’s daily juggling act of trying to balance career, family and social/community responsibilities. Fortunately, small changes in daily eating habits can produce significant improvements in health. For example, using the summer to start eating cool and refreshing foods that …

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Boerne Board of Health expects state septic law changes in 2023

BOURNE – Health officials are preparing for a possible upgrade to the state’s Title 5 law, which governs septic systems, next January. The change would prompt a property-by-property examination of septic systems in impaired watersheds such as the Squeteague/Megansett in Cataumet and Phinneys Harbor in Monument Beach, where water quality must be improved to state …

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