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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday urged Americans to protect themselves with the measles vaccination as the number of cases of the once-eradicated disease in the United States hit the highest levels since 2000. The growing outbreak in pockets across the country has triggered multiple public health efforts seeking to limit exposure […]

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(Reuters) – The Kansas Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the state’s constitution protects a woman’s right to an abortion and upheld an injunction blocking a state law that would have banned a common second trimester abortion procedure. FILE PHOTO: An exam room at the Planned Parenthood South Austin Health Center is seen in Austin, […]

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FILE PHOTO: A student at Ayi University, a training program for domestic helpers, practices on a baby doll during a course teaching childcare in Beijing, China December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top legislature will consider tougher rules on research involving human genes and embryos, the first such move since a […]

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Brooklyn judge on Thursday ruled against a group of parents who challenged New York City’s recently imposed mandatory measles vaccination order, rejecting their arguments that the city’s public health authority exceeded its authority. FILE PHOTO: Materials are seen left at demonstration by people opposed to childhood vaccination after officials in […]

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<img src=”https://a57.foxnews.com/a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2018/09/640/320/1862/1048/d147b1d5-Pacemaker-istock.jpg?ve=1&tl=1?ve=1&tl=1″ alt=”In late March, the DHS warned that computer hackers can easily gain access to implanted cardiac defibrillators made by Medtronic.“> In late March, the DHS warned that computer hackers can easily gain access to implanted cardiac defibrillators made by Medtronic.<br data-cke-eol=”1″>(iStock) Bad guys can <a href="https://www.foxnews.com/category/health/medical-research/medical-tech” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>hack your heart. That’s the […]

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health Service in the United Kingdom began offering the vaccine to 12 and 13-year-old girls at schools around the country.”> The vaccine for human papillomavirus, or HPV, is given to prevent a sexually transmitted infection that can cause cancer. In 2009, the National health Service in the United Kingdom began offering the vaccine to 12 […]

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(Reuters) – Top congressional Democrats on Tuesday attacked a legal move by the Trump administration to step up its assault on the Obamacare healthcare law, saying last November’s elections showed Americans want them to protect the Affordable Care Act. The Justice Department, in a two-sentence letter to the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals filed […]

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Sunscreen 101: what to know before you head outside New York dermatologist, Dr. Whitney Bowe believes not all sunscreens are made equal. She shares her favorite sunscreens for adults and children and reveals why you can’t rely on last year’s lotions. It’s not summer just yet, but some big <a href="https://www.foxnews.com/category/health/beauty-and-skin” target=”_blank”>changes</a> may be coming […]

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(Reuters health) – People with diabetes who regularly eat nuts may be less likely to develop heart disease than their counterparts who rarely, if ever, consume nuts, a U.S. study suggests. FILE PHOTO: Nuts are seen on display at Maran Vegan, Austria’s first strictly vegan supermarket, in Vienna, Austria January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader Diabetics […]

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<img src="https://a57.foxnews.com/a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/02/640/320/1862/1048/a61a8bdd-gasoline_istock.jpg?ve=1&tl=1?ve=1&tl=1" alt="The smell of gasoline is toxic, especially when breathed in large amounts.“> The smell of gasoline is toxic, especially when breathed in large amounts.<br data-cke-eol="1">(iStock) If you’ve ever pulled up to a gas station and actually <a href="https://www.foxnews.com/category/health/mental-health/addiction” target=”_blank”>enjoyed </a>the strong gasoline odor, you’re not the only one. Although not everyone does, many […]

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