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AHCA could stifle Ohio’s healthcare industry, cutting jobs and services – cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Efforts to repeal and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) put at risk Ohio’s ever-growing healthcare industry and the jobs it creates, many medical professionals say. If the American Health Care Act, AHCA, were enacted in its present form, Ohio would have 81,000 fewer healthcare jobs in the next five […]

Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses — their drug counselors – Washington Post

Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses — their drug counselors – Washington Post

The scene from a drug counselor’s fatal drug overdose in West Brandywine, Pa. (Courtesy of Chester County District Attorney’s Office) The man’s losing battle with heroin was laid out right there on the nightstand of the halfway house. There were three morning devotionals, including “God Calling,” geared toward keeping a person’s thoughts pointed heavenward. Then there was the […]

Getting High on Mushrooms Not Likely to Send You to the Emergency Room – Newsweek

Getting High on Mushrooms Not Likely to Send You to the Emergency Room – Newsweek

If there was such a thing as a safe drug, then magic mushrooms would be it—at least that’s what a new study by the Global Drug Survey (GDS) found. Researchers found that of all people who tripped on psilocybin hallucinogenic mushrooms in 2016, only 0.2 percent needed emergency medical attention, according to the annual recreational […]

Fitness trackers are largely inaccurate when counting calories, Stanford researchers say – Washington Post

Women participate in a fitness class lead by Kira Stokes, left, at NYSC Lab in New York on May 11. (AP/Seth Wenig) Calorie counting is a useful way to lose weight, but a new study suggests a fitness tracker could sabotage your efforts. The devices are overwhelmingly popular. For instance, since its inception, the leading brand, […]

Cannabidiol slashes seizures in kids with rare epilepsy, study finds – CNN

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Inherited Intelligence: Scientists Discover Over 50 New Intelligence Genes – Newsweek

Scientists have discovered over 50 new genes relating to intelligence—a finding that gives us a far better insight into the “genetic architecture of intelligence” and how this relates to IQ. While the exact percentage is widely debated, scientists generally agree that a large proportion of intelligence is inherited—and therefore based on genetic factors. But intelligence […]

Nacho Cheese Sauce Tainted With Botulism Kills California Man – NPR

Nacho Cheese Sauce Tainted With Botulism Kills California Man – NPR

A depiction of Clostridium botulinum, the bacteria that create a deadly toxin. The preformed toxin can be found in home-canned foods and some retail products, such as canned cheese, chili sauces and oil infused with garlic. Jennifer Oosthuizen/CDC hide caption toggle caption Jennifer Oosthuizen/CDC A depiction of Clostridium botulinum, the bacteria that create a deadly […]

A drink a day tied to higher breast cancer risk, report says – CNN

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Experts’ tips for choosing the safest sunscreen – CNN

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No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise – CNN

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