June 27, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness
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What Is ‘Moderate’ Exercise Anyway?

By Regina Boyle WheelerHealthDay Reporter Latest Exercise & Fitness News TUESDAY, June 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — You’ve probably heard the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s recommendation for most adults to get 30 minutes of moderate exercise on most days to stay fit. But what exactly is moderate? And how

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June 27, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Mental Health News MONDAY, June 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If you have heart disease, unrelenting stress might hasten your death, researchers report. Adults who suffered from persistent mental distress, including depression and anxiety, were nearly four times more likely to die from heart disease

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June 27, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Gene Sequencing May Reveal Risks for Rare Diseases

MONDAY, June 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — “Genome sequencing” of healthy people reveals that some are at risk for rare genetic diseases, a new study shows. Latest Neurology News And doctors need to be sensitive when revealing that information, the researchers said. “Sequencing healthy individuals will inevitably reveal new findings

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June 26, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Symptoms & Signs Breast cancer does not always produce symptoms; women may have cancers that are so small they do not produce masses that can be felt or other recognizable changes in the breast. When symptoms do occur, a lump or mass in the breast is the most

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June 26, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Medicaid Cuts Tied to Delayed Breast Cancer Diagnoses

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Cancer News MONDAY, June 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As Congress takes aim at replacing “Obamacare,” a new study says Medicaid cuts could boost the number of women diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer. The study looked at what happened after a budget crunch caused Tennessee

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June 26, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness
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Health Tip: Get Fit Without the Gym

Latest Exercise & Fitness News (HealthDay News) — Even though you may not have the time or budget for a gym membership, you can still be fit and healthy. The American Academy of Family Physicians advises: Exercise for 30 minutes daily, five days a week. This can happen anywhere: at

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