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Reliable Weight-Loss Programs May Be Hard to Find: Study

FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- For people who need to lose a lot of weight, it might be tough to find a program in their community that meets nationally recommended guidelines for shedding pounds, researchers suggest.

In a new study, almost 200 weight-loss programs were evaluated on whether they included five key standards: ...

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Study: Global Water Crisis Worse Than Thought

FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Severe water scarcity affects at least two-thirds of the world's population, or about 4 billion people, according to a new study.

These people experience severe water scarcity at least one month a year, and the number is far higher than the 1.7 billion to 3.1 billion people suggested by previou...

  • Robert Preidt
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  • February 12, 2016
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5.5 Million Die Early From Air Pollution Worldwide

FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Every year, poor air quality claims 5.5 million lives prematurely worldwide -- more than half of them in China and India, two of the world's fastest-growing economies, according to new research.

Power and industrial plants release tiny particles into the air that can harm people's health. Parti...

  • Mary Elizabeth Dallas
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  • February 12, 2016
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A Sneeze May Be Even Ickier Than You Thought

FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- If you think your sneezes merely emit a delicate spray of tiny droplets into the space around you, think again.

New research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology using slow-motion photography finds that, instead, sneezes expel a sticky sheet of fluid that first balloons and then brea...

  • Robert Preidt
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Antidepressant Effexor Linked to Postpartum Bleeding in Study

FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The antidepressant Effexor (venlafaxine) appears to increase a pregnant woman's risk of excess bleeding following labor, researchers say.

Effexor, a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI), was linked with a more than 70 percent increased risk of postpartum hemorrhage in a study of m...

  • Dennis Thompson
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  • February 12, 2016
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Child Abuse Costs Nations Billions of Dollars a Year: Panel

FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Child abuse costs nations worldwide billions of dollars a year, experts report.

In high-income nations, the median cost of child abuse equals a loss of 1.2 percent of per capita income, or $150 billion a year in the United States. The estimated cost in China -- a middle-income country -- is $50...

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