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A former Uber employee's disturbing claims of workplace sexism reignite calls to #deleteUber - Recode
Posted on February 20, 2017 at 7:38 am

RecodeA former Uber employee's disturbing claims of workplace sexism reignite calls to #deleteUberRecodeSusan Fowler penned a devastating essay on her experience with sexism and sexual harassment at the ride-hailing service. by Johana Bhuiyan@JMBooyah Feb 20, 2017, 1:54am EST. tweet · share · Linkedin. Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images for Vanity ...Uber Investigating Sexual Discrimination Claims by Ex-EngineerBloombergFormer Uber engineer says company ignored repeated reports of sexual harassmentTechCrunchUber CEO calls for investigation of sexual harassment claimsUSA […]

DeMarcus Cousins trade FAQ: Key questions on huge deal - ESPN
Posted on February 20, 2017 at 6:56 am

ESPNDeMarcus Cousins trade FAQ: Key questions on huge dealESPNMarc Stein and Marc J. Spears break down the package the Pelicans offered to the Kings in exchange for DeMarcus Cousins, how the Pelicans are taking a risk by trading for Cousins now and New Orleans' selling points to get him to re-sign. (2:04 ...Report: Sacramento Kings agree to trade DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans PelicansNBA.comTrade Grades: Pelicans Fleece Kings, Land DeMarcus Cousins In BlockbusterFOXSports.comPelicans' Davis scores All-Star-record 52 points, and host team gets Cousins in tradeLos Angeles TimesABC […]

The Latest: Trump invites Panama, Trinidad-Tobago leaders - Washington Post
Posted on February 20, 2017 at 4:06 am

Washington PostThe Latest: Trump invites Panama, Trinidad-Tobago leadersWashington PostWASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):. 10:50 p.m.. President Donald Trump discussed what the White House calls “shared priorities” in phone calls to the leaders of Panama and the twin-island nation of Trinidad and Tobago ...Immigration crackdown, beginnings of Obamacare repeal buoy supportersWashington TimesSweden: It's 'unclear to us what President Trump was referring to'Los Angeles TimesTrump tries to explain remark about Sweden amid confusionBBC NewsThe […]

Is My Penis Too Small?
Posted on February 17, 2017 at 9:30 pm

Even normal-size men may suffer small-penis syndrome -- fear that their penis is too small -- and seek unproven penis-lengthening treatments. But some men do suffer micropenis or inconspicuous penis. […]

Norovirus Closes Schools, Spreads Misery
Posted on February 17, 2017 at 9:10 pm

Norovirus and other stomach viruses have been closing schools and causing misery this winter. […]

Breastfeeding: Breast Pumps, Nursing Bras, and Other Things That May Help
Posted on February 17, 2017 at 8:59 pm

WebMD talks to experts about breast pumps, nursing bras, and other things that may be handy for moms who are breastfeeding their babies. […]

Is Surgery Always Needed for Kids' Appendicitis?
Posted on February 17, 2017 at 6:26 pm

Review found many with inflamed appendix were fine with antibiotics alone, but more research needed […]

'Love Hormone' Helps Dads and Babies Bond
Posted on February 17, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Brain scans show distinct response when fathers gaze at their kids […]

Docs Prescribe Antibiotics If Patients Expect Them
Posted on February 17, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Study found physicians might even give the drugs if they didn't suspect a bacterial infection […]

Flu Vaccine a Good Match for Viruses This Year
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 10:15 pm

Overall, it has been 48 percent effective, but more severe H3N2 strain a factor in reduced coverag […]

Warmer Temps Speed Infectious Disease Spread
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 9:10 pm

Global warming may have been at least partly responsible for the rapid spread of Zika virus, experts say. […]

Hey Fellas, Depression Can Strike New Dads, Too
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Men who are stressed or in poor health seem to be at special risk, study shows […]

Post-Menopausal? Give Exercise a Try
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Study participants were fitter, felt better -- and were less bothered by hot flashes […]

Possible Drawback to Gluten-Free: Toxic Metals
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Higher levels of arsenic, mercury found in people who follow this eating plan, study finds […]

FDA OKs Injectable Psoriasis Drug for Tough Cases
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 6:15 pm

But Siliq poses increased risk of suicidal behavior, agency warns […]

Gestational Diabetes Poses Risks for Mom, Baby
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Study confirms numerous hazards, and experts stress the condition must be treated immediately […]

Vitamin D Tied to Lower Risk of Colds, Infections
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 6:15 pm

But medical experts can't agree if recommending supplements or food fortification would be helpfu […]

HRT Won't Lower Women's Alzheimer's Risk
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 6:15 pm

There was some hint that long-term hormone therapy might have a benefit, but results weren't definitiv […]

Imaging Study Confirms Brain Differences in People With ADHD
Posted on February 16, 2017 at 6:15 am

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity should be considered a brain disorder, researchers say […]

More 'Extreme Preemies' Are Surviving
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 10:15 pm

Babies born at 22 and 24 weeks still face tough odds, but neonatal care improvements have been key, doctors say […]

Some Docs May Help Fuel Opioid Abuse Epidemic
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 10:15 pm

Patients are 30 percent more likely to get hooked on painkillers if their ER physician prescribes them frequently […]

Trump Administration Rolls Out New Obamacare Rules
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 10:15 pm

Enrollment period for 2018 will be shorter, plus new restrictions on joining plans after missed premiums […]

Experimental Test Can Spot Autism in Infancy
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Researchers report brain scans plus computer algorithm show which high-risk babies might develop the disorder […]

Implanted Defibrillator Shocks and Health Costs
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Even when the shock was inappropriate, many people still got invasive medical procedures afterwards, study finds […]

Germs, Mold Found in Some Medical Pot
Posted on February 15, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Man undergoing cancer treatment died from fungal infection thought to come from medicinal marijuana […]


Bone and joint problems associated with diabetes
Posted on March 24, 2017 at 12:00 am

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Vitamin D Pumps Up Muscles
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Vitamin D Pumps Up MusclesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Docs More Likely to Prescribe Antibiotics If Patients Expect Them
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Docs More Likely to Prescribe Antibiotics If Patients Expect ThemCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Health Tip: Get a Massage
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Health Tip: Get a MassageCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Flu Vaccine a Pretty Good Match for Viruses This Year: CDC
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Flu Vaccine a Pretty Good Match for Viruses This Year: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Heart, Lung Problems May Not Always Need ICU Care
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Heart, Lung Problems May Not Always Need ICU CareCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Lingering Baby Weight? Don't Blame the Pregnancy
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Lingering Baby Weight? Don't Blame the PregnancyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

HRT Won't Lower Women's Alzheimer's Risk, Study Finds
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: HRT Won't Lower Women's Alzheimer's Risk, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Siliq Approved for Plaque Psoriasis
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Siliq Approved for Plaque PsoriasisCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Hey Fellas, Depression Can Strike New Dads, Too
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Hey Fellas, Depression Can Strike New Dads, TooCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Health Tip: Coping With TMJ
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Health Tip: Coping With TMJCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

U.S. Health Care Spending Will Keep Rising: Report
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: U.S. Health Care Spending Will Keep Rising: ReportCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Post-Menopausal? Give Exercise a Try
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Post-Menopausal? Give Exercise a TryCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

When Cocaine's in the Mix, Safe Sex May Not Be
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: When Cocaine's in the Mix, Safe Sex May Not BeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

'Love Hormone' Helps Dads and Babies Bond
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: 'Love Hormone' Helps Dads and Babies BondCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

FDA Approves Injectable Psoriasis Drug for Tough Cases
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: FDA Approves Injectable Psoriasis Drug for Tough CasesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Possible Drawback to Gluten-Free: Toxic Metals
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Possible Drawback to Gluten-Free: Toxic MetalsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Is Surgery Always Needed for Kids' Appendicitis?
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Is Surgery Always Needed for Kids' Appendicitis?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]

Cutting Salt a Health Boost for Kidney Patients
Posted on February 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

Title: Cutting Salt a Health Boost for Kidney PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/17/2017 12:00:00 AM […]