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Energy drinks may have unintended health risks

NEW YORK (CNN) — Energy drinks may promise a boost, but experts are increasingly concerned that their cocktails of ingredients could have unintended health risks.A study published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Heart Association found that ...

12 Ways to Rev Up Your Metabolism for All-Day Weight Loss

If your body is a machine, then your metabolism is its operating system: It takes whatever you input (food, drink, hours of sleep) and runs it through a process so that you can function. Download a bunch of junk and it runs poorly. Upgrade your ...

Man murders HIV-positive wife in Shikarpur

KARACHI: A man killed his HIV-positive wife on Wednesday in the Shikarpur district of Sindh where hundreds of people have tested positive for the virus in recent weeks. The victim—a 32-year-old mother of four—tested positive in recent days, ...

Keto diet: What can you eat? How much weight loss can you achieve on plan?

Last night one of the world's most popular diets was road tested by a British dieter with surprising results.The keto diet has been embraced by dieters all over the world - with internet users crediting the high-fat diet for their body ...

Five Chicago hospitals earn D grades for patient safety in new report, Northwestern slips to a B

Five Chicago hospitals earned D grades for patient safety, though Illinois ranks 14th in the nation when it comes to hospitals protecting patients, according to a new report.No Illinois hospital earned an F grade this year — an improvement over last ...

Fair Oaks elementary school closed due to norovirus

An elementary school in Fair Oaks is closed for the rest of the week after several confirmed cases of norovirus, officials said. The directive to close Harry Dewey Fundamental Elementary came from the Sacramento County Public Health Department, ...

Healthy focus: Which U.S. city is the fittest?

Rasha Ali, USA TODAY Published 12:01 a.m. ET May 14, 2019 Want to be in the most fit city in the United States? Then head towards the capital for some healthy capital gains.The American College of Sports Medicine released its annual ranking of the ...

Mom forcibly separated from baby after eating a poppyseed bagel

Mom has newborn baby taken away from her because a poppy seed bagel she ate before going into labor caused the 29-year-old to test positive for OPIATESElizabeth Dominiguez, 29, decided to treat herself to a poppy seed bagel just hours before she ...

MIT AI model is ‘significantly’ better at predicting breast cancer

The scientists first looked at the mammograms of over 60,000 patients who were treated at Massachusetts General. They then identified the women that developed breast cancer within five years of their screening. With this data, scientists created a ...

3 Pasco County restaurant workers tested positive for Hepatitis A

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. -- The ABC Action News I-Team is uncovering more cases of Hepatitis-A involving workers at Tampa Bay area restaurants. It's information local health officials are not telling the public. The Cracker Barrel on U.S. 19 in New Port ...