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Cardiovascular screening may be worthwhile for middle-aged athletes

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:29am
Cardiovascular screenings are a cost-effective way to identify middle-aged athletes who may risk heart attacks or strokes by participating in high-intensity sports, a new study suggests.
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Mosquito-borne chikungunya now spreading rapidly through South Pacific

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:25am
Chikungunya, a debilitating mosquito-borne viral disease, has taken hold in French Polynesia, spreading rapidly and threatening neighboring Pacific nations, regional health authorities said on Wednesday.
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Brown-Forman posts 2Q profit of $208 million, result misses forecasts

FOX News: Business - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:19am
Brown-Forman Corp. (BF.B) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $208 million.
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Indian women with disabilities at risk in mental institutions

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:19am
Women and girls with disabilities in India are pushed into mental institutions, where they live in unsanitary conditions and are at constant risk of physical and sexual violence, Human Rights Watch said in a report Wednesday.
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Abercrombie & Fitch's Stock Slumps Disappointing Quarterly Report

FOX News: Business - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:19am
Abercrombie & Fitch's stock dropped 5.8% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the teen apparel retailer reported a fiscal third-quarter profit and full-year outlook that was below expectations.
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Diabetes training programs are underused

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:14am
Newly diagnosed diabetics generally don’t take advantage of educational programs that could help them manage their disease, a new study suggests.
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Heart disease and diabetes risks tied to carbs, not fat, study finds

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:07am
Is the pendulum swinging back? In what seems contrary to mainstream dietary advice, a small new study shows that doubling the saturated fat in a person's diet does not drive up the levels of saturated fat in the blood
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Middle-age women have highest rate of depression

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:01am
One in eight middle-age women in the United States has depression, a new report finds.
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Holiday travel health risk: What is deep vein thrombosis?

FOX News: Health - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 8:00am
Q&A With Dr. Manny: I’m traveling for the holidays and heard there are some health risks that come from sitting for long periods of time. Should I be worried?
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Cliffs continues shift toward pure-play iron with sale of coal assets in West Virginia

FOX News: Business - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 7:49am
Cliffs Natural Resources is selling off coal assets in West Virginia as the mining company continues to shift more toward a pure, iron ore supplier.
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