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Most Doctors Give In to Requests by Parents to Alter Vaccine Schedules – New York Times


New York Times

Most Doctors Give In to Requests by Parents to Alter Vaccine Schedules
New York Times
A wide majority of pediatricians and family physicians acquiesce to parents who wish to delay vaccinating their children, even though the doctors feel these decisions put children at risk for measles, whooping cough and other ailments, a new survey has found …
Despite safety fears, doctors often delay vaccines for young childrenLos Angeles Times
Parents pressuring doctors to spread out kid vaccinationsChicago Tribune
Most pediatricians delay vaccines if asked by parentsUSA TODAY
Huffington Post -Al Jazeera America -Healio
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Nurse Who Survived Ebola Sues Dallas Hospital System – ABC News


TheBlaze.com

Nurse Who Survived Ebola Sues Dallas Hospital System
ABC News
The Dallas hospital that treated the first patient to be diagnosed in the U.S. with Ebola lied to Congress when it said its staff was trained to handle the deadly virus, a nurse who contracted the disease contends in a lawsuit filed Monday. Nina Pham, who was …
Dallas Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Sues Hospital ChainWall Street Journal
Texas nurse who contracted Ebola sues hospital companyCNN
Texas nurse Pham sues Dallas hospital over Ebola infectionReuters
Los Angeles Times -ProPublica
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Nasal Spray Treatment For Migraines Shows Promise – RTT News


TIME

Nasal Spray Treatment For Migraines Shows Promise
RTT News
A new migraine treatment that delivers painkillers via nasal spray is showing promise for migraine sufferers, according to a new study from researchers at the Albany Medical Center, in Albany, New York. The new treatment sends a dose of the anesthetic …
New nasal treatment could relieve pain of migraine sufferersMorning Ticker
New Intranasal Treatment for Migraine Reduces Pain Levels by about 35 %The Utah People’s Post
Unconventional Migraine Treatment Lowers Use of Pain Relief MedicationWallStreet OTC
Headlines & Global News -Tech Times -Examiner.com
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1 in 5 US Teen Girls Physically or Sexually Abused While Dating – U.S. News & World Report


Naples Herald

1 in 5 US Teen Girls Physically or Sexually Abused While Dating
U.S. News & World Report
MONDAY, March 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Many American teens — both boys and girls — fall prey to physical and sexual abuse while dating, a new survey finds. Among teens who said they dated, one in five girls and one in 10 boys said they'd been …
Empowering Teens to End Dating ViolenceHuffington Post
New poll addresses dating violence among teensWNYT
Domestic Violence Affects 1 In 5 Teen Girls, With Implications For Future Mental Medical Daily

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Nuts May Lengthen Your Life, Study Suggests – Philly.com


Daily Times

Nuts May Lengthen Your Life, Study Suggests
Philly.com
MONDAY, March 2, 2015 (HealthDay) — Eating nuts, including peanuts and peanut butter, may help you live longer, a new study suggests. Researchers looked at the diets of more than 200,000 people in both the United States and China, and found nut …
ppeanuts reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke and early deathDaily Mail
Peanuts May Lower Risk Of Death From Heart DiseaseHuffington Post
Peanuts Can Make You Live Longer?Nature World News

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It’s Really Easy for Teens to Buy E-Cigs Online – TIME


TIME

It's Really Easy for Teens to Buy E-Cigs Online
TIME
Young people under age 18 can buy e-cigarettes online, even in states where it's illegal, a new study shows. More. America's Pain Killer Problem is Growing, Federal Data Shows11 Wesleyan Students Hospitalized After 'Molly' UseLAPD Shooting Could Be …
US minors easily buy e-cigarettes online, study findsFox News
Teens Can Easily Buy E-Cigarettes OnlineU.S. News & World Report
Easy For Teens To Get Electronic Cigarettes OnlinePhysicians News Digest
UPI.com
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WHO: 1.1 billion people at risk of hearing loss – The Week Magazine


Times of India

WHO: 1.1 billion people at risk of hearing loss
The Week Magazine
The World Health Organization has a warning: 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss due to listening to their music too loud and spending too much time in noisy venues. WHO analyzed data from studies in "middle- and high-income …
UN Report Recommends Youth Turn Down the MusicBillboard
One billion young people at risk of hearing loss from loud music: WHOAsiaOne
Cut music to 'an hour a day': WHODaily Times

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Oregon family tries to free daughter jailed in Japan for bringing in medicine with … – Fox News


New York Daily News

Oregon family tries to free daughter jailed in Japan for bringing in medicine with
Fox News
PORTLAND, Ore. – An Oregon family is trying to win the release of a young woman jailed in Japan because she shipped in a medication containing amphetamine. Family members in Hillsboro, Oregon, told The Oregonian newspaper (http://bit.ly/1M1Beot) …
Who is Carrie Russell? Japan Jails American Woman Who Was Mailed International Business Times
Japan Cops Jail American for Having AdderallNewser
Adderall user jailed in Japan on smuggling chargeUPI.com

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Exclusive: Guinea says Ebola patients sent home after botched blood tests – Channel News Asia


Channel News Asia

Exclusive: Guinea says Ebola patients sent home after botched blood tests
Channel News Asia
Health officials botched more than 20 Ebola blood tests in January and February which led to the release of at least four positive patients, two of whom later died, Guinea's anti-Ebola coordinator and other health officials told Reuters. PHOTOS. Enlarge …

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Pakistan arrests parents for refusing polio vaccine – BBC News


BBC News

Pakistan arrests parents for refusing polio vaccine
BBC News
Pakistani authorities have conducted their first-ever mass arrest of parents for refusing to allow their children to be vaccinated against polio. Authorities in Peshawar, in the north-west of the country, detained 471 people and charged them with "endangering …
Pakistan Arrests Parents for Refusing Polio DropsVoice of America
Pakistan Police Arrest Parents Refusing Kids' Polio VaccineU.S. News & World Report
For Parents in Pakistan, It's Vaccinate or Face JailNewsweek
Minneapolis Star Tribune -The Express Tribune -Khaleej Times
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