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President Declares The Opioid Crisis A National Emergency

It is well known that the US currently faces an opioid epidemic and according to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) since 1999 the rate of overdose death related to opioid, including both heroin and prescription drugs, has quadrupled. 75 more words

New Blood Test May Detect Pancreatic Cancer Early

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most deadliest cancers with a high mortality rate. However, a new study suggest a new blood test may be used for early detection of pancreatic cancer. 9 more words

Swine Flu Found at Ohio County Fair

More than one case of H3N2 swine flu was found at an Ohio County Fair hog barn. One of the hogs at the fair had a fever and later tested positive for swine flu. 26 more words

Via Everyday Health: 5 Things a Rheumatologist Wants You to Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Christina Vogt, via Everyday Health. Newly diagnosed with RA? A Cleveland Clinic rheumatologist explains some basics for you. Read More

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Via Everyday Health: General Mills Recalls Flour Products Due to E. Coli Outbreak

By Christina Vogt, via Everyday Health: General Mills has issued a voluntary recall of several flour brands that may contain E. coli, according to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 10 more words

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Via Everyday Health: How We Can Prevent Deaths From Opioids Like Fentanyl

By Christina Vogt, via Everyday Health. The drug that killed Prince is available from both doctors and dealers, and the street version can include dangerous additives. 11 more words

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What Arthritis Pain Feels Like

In October 2015, I had the opportunity to contribute to an article titled “What Arthritis Pain Feels Like” for EveryDayHEALTH . I just recently looked back at some of the things I shared in that piece and unfortunately, not much has changed. 184 more words

A Day In The Life Of Rheumatoid Arthritis