Life Expectancy Higher With Women

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Difference in life expectancy between genders may be due to genetics and riskier behaviors. MONDAY, Nov. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) — People are living longer than ever, but men still trail women in life expectancy, a new study shows. An international team of researchers reviewed data from more than 1 million people worldwide. From the …

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Men’s Mental Health Affected by Sexism

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Men who practice “playboy attitudes” and sexism may have a higher risk or mental health issues.  MONDAY, Nov. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Men who have “playboy” attitudes and believe in power over women may face a higher risk for mental health trouble than men who don’t, a broad new research review suggests. The finding …

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FREE Health Events in Miami-Dade, Broward, & Palm Beach – Friday, November 18, 2016

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Looking for FREE Health Events in Miami-Dade, Broward, & Palm Beach?  HTN Magazine, gives you the latest free health events where you can experience a lifestyle of health and wellness without breaking the bank.   MIAMI-DADE: Lung Cancer Awareness Time:  12:00pm-1:00pm Location: Infiniti Conference Room – 20850 Northwest 2nd Avenue – Miami, FL 33169 Description:  Lung cancer …

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U.S. Kids Develop Drug-Resistant Infections

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Increase in U.S. children developing drug-resistant infection demonstrates the growing problem of antibiotic resistance. THURSDAY, Nov. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Antibiotic-resistant infections are on the rise among U.S. children, a new study finds. Researchers analyzed blood samples collected from kids aged 1 to 17 who received outpatient, inpatient, intensive care unit and long-term care …

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ATM May Dispense Money and Bacteria

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Study found that an ATM may dispense germs from human skin along with your money. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) — You might want to wash your hands the next time you withdraw cash from an ATM machine, a new study suggests. ATM keypads in New York City were covered in bacteria, researchers reported, …

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Alzheimer’s Risk Signaled by Poor Sense of Smell

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Testing for the risk of Alzheimer’s disease looks for decreased olfactory sense. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) — A person’s sense of smell may help predict their risk for Alzheimer’s disease, a new study suggests. The researchers included 183 older people, and 10 had possible or probable Alzheimer’s disease, the researchers said. Study volunteers …

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FREE Health Events in Miami-Dade, Broward, & Palm Beach – Wednesday, November 16, 2016

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Looking for FREE Health Events in Miami-Dade, Broward, & Palm Beach?  HTN Magazine, gives you the latest free health events where you can experience a lifestyle of health and wellness without breaking the bank. MIAMI-DADE:   Miami EdTech TeachUp with Edmodo Time:  5:00pm-8:00pm Location: Fado Irish Pub – 900 South Miami Avenue – Miami, FL 33130 Description: We …

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Americans Increasingly Hospitalized for Heart Failure

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While length of stay for hospitalization has decreased for Americans, there has been an increase in hospitalization due to heart failure. TUESDAY, Nov. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) — More Americans are going to the hospital due to heart failure, a new study finds. The good news is that the hospital stays are getting shorter and …

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ADHD Diagnoses Decline Amongst Preschoolers

In Health, Kid's Health, Men's Health, Teen's Health, Women's Health by kfacey

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ADHD diagnoses decline, however, few with disorder receive behavior therapy. TUESDAY, Nov. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) — In a bit of good news, the rate of diagnoses for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among U.S. preschoolers has leveled off, a new study finds. At the same time, the prescribing rate of stimulant medications for these young patients …

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FREE Health Events in Miami-Dade, Broward, & Palm Beach – Monday, November 14, 2016

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Looking for FREE Health Events in Miami-Dade, Broward, & Palm Beach?  HTN Magazine, gives you the latest free health events where you can experience a lifestyle of health and wellness without breaking the bank. MIAMI-DADE: DORAL FITCAMPS Time:  7:00pm-8:30pm Location: Doral Fitcamp – Doral, FL 33178 Description: Looking to get in the best shape of your life …

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