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Ebola Q&A Interview with CDC Country Director Dr. Omotayo Bolu

Ebola Q&A Interview with CDC Country Director Dr. Omotayo Bolu | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Cameroon Country Director for U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Omotayo Bolu, answers questions about the Ebola disease from what it is to how it is transmitted and mostly prevented. But the 21 days period could lay dormant ...
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Use Of Social Media Daily May Harm Women's Self-Esteem

Use Of Social Media Daily May Harm Women's Self-Esteem | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Spending more than an hour daily on social media may result in low self-esteem in women. It is, however, possible that insecure women are also drawn to social media, which they use to make themselves feel better. 
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In ‘Beautiful Brain,’ the secrets of neurons emerge

In ‘Beautiful Brain,’ the secrets of neurons emerge | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
“What looked like continuous connections were actually spaces” between neurons, Newman said, “and by the 1890s he had convinced most scientists that his neuron doctrine was right.”
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Here's How To Know If You Are At Risk Of Ocular Melanoma

Here's How To Know If You Are At Risk Of Ocular Melanoma | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
A rare form of ocular melanoma (cancer) has baffled doctors when two separate groups from Huntsville, North Carolina, and Auburn, Alabama acquired the same disease.
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Gene That Makes You Eat More Sugar Might Also Help You Lose Fat

Gene That Makes You Eat More Sugar Might Also Help You Lose Fat | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Years ago scientists discovered a genetic variation of the FGF21 gene that made people crave and eat more sugar. Now, they’ve found that it could lower body fat, too.  
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Users Can't Stop Taking Antidepressants. Why Don't We Know More?

Users Can't Stop Taking Antidepressants. Why Don't We Know More? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Dizziness. Insomnia. Weight gain. Confusion. Nausea. “Brain zaps.” Those aren’t the side effects of a medication. They’re the side effects of quitting one — namely, antidepressants, one of the most-prescribed medications in the United States.
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Twins With Debilitating OCD Shot Dead In Presumed Suicide Pact

Twins With Debilitating OCD Shot Dead In Presumed Suicide Pact | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Amanda and Sara Eldritch, the twins who became famous after undergoing deep brain stimulation surgery for their OCD, were found dead with gunshot wounds. Authorities believe it was a suicide pact.  
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If Helmets Don't Prevent Concussions What Would?

If Helmets Don't Prevent Concussions What Would? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Currently, there is a lack of data concerning the overall incidence of sports-related concussions in youth, although the number of reported concussions has risen over the past decade. Many factors may have contributed to this increase, including more awareness and better cognition of such injuries.
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CDC: Possible Mumps Outbreak In Delaware After Dance Festival

CDC: Possible Mumps Outbreak In Delaware After Dance Festival | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Residents in Wilmington, Delaware, might have suffered from a possible mumps outbreak following a dance festival. State health officials are advising those who think they might have the virus to call their doctor as soon as possible.
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Stress Is Contagious, Study Reveals

Stress Is Contagious, Study Reveals | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Stress has been recently found to be transmittable, and its effects are destructive to people on the receiving end. In the long term, it results in severe mental illnesses in both the source and the other person. 
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How To Get People To See A Doctor When They Don't Want To

How To Get People To See A Doctor When They Don't Want To | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
What the researchers found offers some clues about why many of us resist going to the doctor when things like rashes, coughs, and pains make it pretty clear that we should.
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Teen Smoking: E-Cigarettes Have The Same Toxins Found In Smokers

Teen Smoking: E-Cigarettes Have The Same Toxins Found In Smokers | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Toxic compounds found in those who smoke traditional tobacco cigarettes were also found in teens who just used e-cigarettes. The same chemicals were also detected in teens who used flavored e-cigarettes without nicotine.
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NEUROSCIENCE:How The Rhythm of Breathing Affects Memory and Fear

NEUROSCIENCE:How The Rhythm of Breathing Affects Memory and Fear | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Breathing is not just for oxygen; it’s now linked to brain function and behavior. Scientists have discovered for the first time that the rhythm o
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What Does Dancing Do To The Brain

What Does Dancing Do To The Brain | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Dancing, in fact, has such beneficial effects on the brain that it is now being used to treat people with Parkinson’s disease, a progressive neurological movement disorder.
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The Incurable Meat Allergy Caused By Tick Bites: Alpha-Gal Syndrome

The Incurable Meat Allergy Caused By Tick Bites: Alpha-Gal Syndrome | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Lone star ticks can cause meat allergy or alpha-gal syndrome that trigger severe allergic reactions. Experts said there are at least 3,000 cases of the alpha-gal syndrome in the country due to lone star tick bites.  ( CDC )
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What To Do If Your Insurance Doesn't Cover Wheelchairs Or Crutches

What To Do If Your Insurance Doesn't Cover Wheelchairs Or Crutches | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Under the Affordable Care Act, many insurance plans are required to cover a range of essential services, such as hospitalization and prescription drugs. But reimbursement for certain medical equipment — such as crutches or a wheelchair after an injury — varies widely from plan to plan.
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Penalties For Lacking Health Insurance, New Exemptions

Penalties For Lacking Health Insurance, New Exemptions | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
The new exemptions will mostly apply to penalty payments tied to 2018 taxes and the previous two years. It's unclear how significant the impact will be, policy analysts say.
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Indiana Farm Recalls Over 200 Million Eggs Due To Potential Salmonella Health Risk

Indiana Farm Recalls Over 200 Million Eggs Due To Potential Salmonella Health Risk | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
 The Food and Drugs Administration announced the recall of more than 200 million eggs. The recalled products could be contaminated with Salmonella Braenderup after 2
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Medical Tourism: Beware Cheaper Plastic Surgery Abroad

Medical Tourism: Beware Cheaper Plastic Surgery Abroad | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
In search of a cosmetic surgery procedure that might be less costly than the going rate in the United States, a 43-year-old woman traveled t
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Why Fewer People With Severe Cholesterol Are On Statin Therapy?

Why Fewer People With Severe Cholesterol Are On Statin Therapy? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Patients with elevated and severe cholesterol levels were reported to take less or no prescribed statin pills. The new study published by the American Heart Association stated that statin compliance is less prevalent in younger patients compared to older ones.
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Prescription-Strength Ibuprofen Can Increase Risk Of Irregular Heartbeat

Prescription-Strength Ibuprofen Can Increase Risk Of Irregular Heartbeat | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Selective NSAIDs, which include ibuprofen, naproxen, and meloxicam were linked to 18 percent increased the risk of irregular heartbeat or atrial fibrillation. Should people stop taking these pain relievers to treat body ache and pain? 
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Study Reveals That Kids Now Draw More Female Scientists Than Before

Study Reveals That Kids Now Draw More Female Scientists Than Before | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
A new study, revealed that kids now draw female scientists more often than ever before. In the 1960s and 1970s, when about 5,000 children were asked to draw a scientist, nearly all of the drawings depicted a male scientist.
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Disease X: This Pathogen Could Wipe Humanity, Scientists Warn

Disease X: This Pathogen Could Wipe Humanity, Scientists Warn | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
The World Health Organisation keeps a list of dangerous diseases which pose a serious threat of an outbreak. During a high-level meeting of the best medical scientists in the world, they added another to the high-risk list: The ominously named "Disease X".
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13 Innovative Things You Didn't Know Were Invented By Women

13 Innovative Things You Didn't Know Were Invented By Women | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Throughout history, countless women have made invaluable contributions to the world, despite facing gender-based discrimination. From the simple chocolate chip cookie to the first bulletproof fabric, rounded up 13 inventions by women that you may not know about.
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Extending the Golden Hour for Lifesaving Treatment Through Biostasis

Extending the Golden Hour for Lifesaving Treatment Through Biostasis | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
US agency DARPA created the Biostasis program that aims to prevent death following traumatic injury by slowing biochemical reactions inside cells.
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New NanoDrops Could Repair Cornea Making Glasses Obsolete

New NanoDrops Could Repair Cornea Making Glasses Obsolete | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Researchers have created patented nanodrops and tested on pig's corneas which have shown significant improvement in their vision. The same could improve vision in humans upon clinical testing is carried out later this year, the nanodrops, nanoparticle solution, could eliminate the need for eyeglasses
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