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Measles, Once Eradicated From the US, Has Been Reported 7,228 Times In 2019

Between Jan. 1 and March 7, 228 measles cases have been reported to the CDC. Measles outbreaks have been reported in Washington, New York City, New York's Rockland County, Texas, Illinois and California. The highly contagious disease spreads quickly in places where people aren't vaccinated.

Blindsided: Women Speak Out About Breast Implant Illnesses At FDA Hearing

The Food and Drug Administration is reviewing the safety of breast implants used by millions of American women at a two-day hearing about their long-term potential health effects.

Why Every Nurse Should Practice Mindfulness (And How)

It's easy to get caught up in our day-to-day tasks and lose track of our physical and mental states. At times, everyone experiences the feeling of having completed a task without fully noticing that we even started.

The Onset Of Cognitive Decline Begins At 45

Abundant evidence has clearly established an inverse association between age and cognitive performance, but the age at which cognitive decline begins is much debated. Until now, the general consensus was that the onset of decline did not begin until 60.

10 Qualities Of A Good Nurse Mentor

Veteran nurses must take the time to support and mentor younger colleagues to help prevent turnover.

New Study Links Drinking Sugary Soda And Sports Drinks To Premature Death

If your dental bill hasn’t scared you into foregoing sugary drinks, perhaps a new study will do the trick. Research linked sugary sodas, sports drinks, and other beverages to premature death—particularly for women.

No Gym Can Match This Nurse's Hula Hoop

To beat stress and stay fit, this Tennessee nurse practitioner swears by a pastiche of low-tech fitness routines


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