How Often You Should Eat Fish To Prevent Heart Disease

This may not just be yummy, it could be good for your heart, (Photo: Shutterstock) The just-released American Heart Association (AHA) Science Advisory doesn’t justify my eating sushi for breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day during a recent visit to Japan. However, it does re-affirm that eating one to two servings of fish a week may help reduce the risk of heart ...

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Chad Carr Pediatric Brain Tumor Center at UMich launched with $30M gift

ANN ARBOR, MI – While Chad Carr’s name has been synonymous with pediatric brain cancer since his battle with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) ended in 2015, it will now be synonymous with fighting the disease with the establishment of the Chad Carr Pediatric Brain Tumor Center at the University of Michigan.  Multiple donors have committed $30 million to establish the center as part of an initiative to advance research and treatment for children with brain ...

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US criticizes China's militarization of disputed waters

BEIJING — The Pentagon criticized what it called China’s “continued militarization” of island outposts in the disputed South China Sea, where the Chinese air force landed long-range bombers for the first time, putting entire Southeast Asia within their range. The China Daily newspaper reported Saturday that the People’s Liberation Army Air Force conducted takeoff and landing training with the H-6K ...

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US criticizes China's militarization of disputed waters

FILE – In this undated file photo released by Xinhua News Agency, a Chinese H-6K bomber patrols the islands and reefs in the South China Sea. The China Daily newspaper reported Saturday, May 19, 2018 that People’s Liberation Army Air Force conducted takeoff and landing training with the H-6K bomber in the South China Sea. (Liu Rui/Xinhua via AP, File) ...

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In Congo city where Ebola resides, fear but not panic

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – In the city of Mbandaka in northwest Congo, Mbombo Roge does not shake hands with friends anymore: Ebola changed all that. A Congolese man washes his hands as a preventive measure against Ebola in Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of Congo May 19, 2018. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe Roge simply bowed when he met a group of ...

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Trump's Only Iran Strategy Is to Punish Iran

After Donald Trump’s announcement last week that the United States was walking away from the Iran nuclear deal, two State Department officials held a background briefing to explain the strategy. The transcript is a painful read. From start to finish, the unnamed officials struggled to answer the most basic questions about the purpose of reimposing sanctions on Iran, what they ...

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That hotel pool may be full of parasites and bacteria, CDC warns

[unable to retrieve full-text content] That hotel pool may be full of parasites and bacteria, CDC warns  WCVB Boston CDC: How To Avoid Getting Sick From A Hotel Swimming Pool  Forbes For the Love of God, Keep Your Literal Ass Away From the Pool When You’re Sick  Gizmodo Outbreaks Associated with Treated Recreational Water — United States, 2000–2014 | MMWR – CDC  CDC Hotel ...

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One couple takes our 12-week diet and fitness challenge to see if getting in shape with your partner really works

Married couple Naomi and Steve Masters were overweight and feeling stuck in a rut, but were ready to turn their lives around with our 12-week diet and fitness challenge. We find out who fared better and if shaping-up works better with your partner. Lancton Before the challenge Steve Masters weighed in at 15st 9lbs and his wife Naomi was 15st ...

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In Congo city where Ebola resides, fear but not panic

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – In the city of Mbandaka in northwest Congo, Mbombo Roge does not shake hands with friends anymore: Ebola changed all that. A Congolese man washes his hands as a preventive measure against Ebola in Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of Congo May 19, 2018. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe Roge simply bowed when he met a group of ...

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Parents outraged at school's silent tribute for Gaza victims

This moment of silence caused a lot of noise. Students at the elite Beacon School were asked to pause from their studies last week to pay tribute to the victims of violence in Gaza, where some 60 Palestinians were killed the day before by Israeli soldiers. The school-wide announcement Tuesday stunned some students and has outraged parents who question why ...

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