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FDA Reconsiders Heart Safety Of Common Pain Pills

Posted: 02/10/2014 - On Tuesday, FDA panelists will vote on whether naproxen - found in Aleve - has a lower risk of heart problems than other NSAIDs. Panelists will also discuss whether naproxen should be relabeled based on the latest safety data.

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West Nile Price Tag Close To $800 Million

Posted: 02/10/2014 - A CDC report finds that since West Nile virus was first detected in the United States in 1999, the mosquito-borne disease has cost the country some $778 million.

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Kids Buzzing On Caffeine As Early As Preschool

Posted: 02/10/2014 - A new study found that, on average, six to 11-year-olds consumed 32 milligrams of caffeine daily. That's the equivalent of about one can of Coke or Pepsi a day.

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Doctors Testing Patch For Peanut Allergies

Posted: 02/07/2014 - Doctors at New York's Mount Sinai Hospital and 23 other hospitals worldwide are testing a patch that exposes the wearer to small amounts of peanut protein through the skin.

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How Shivering In The Cold May Lead To Weight Loss

Updated: 02/05/2014 - Research shows that when people are cold and they shiver, they release the hormone irisin from their muscles and the hormone FGF21 from their brown fat stores. These same hormones are released during moderate levels of exercise.

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New Treatment May Offer Hope For Peanut Allergy

Posted: 01/31/2014 - Peanuts are one of the leading causes of food allergy reaction, and 400,000 school-aged children in the United States have this allergy, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

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CDC: Other Countries' Health Threats Can Affect U.S.

Posted: 01/30/2014 - On a conference call with media on Thursday, the CDC emphasized that the threat of global infection is real, especially with widespread worldwide travel approaching due to the Winter Olympics in Sochi and Chinese New Year well underway.

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