ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending Oct. 4, 2013:

Obamacare is here! Read article here

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How can the Government Shutdown Affect Your Health? Read article here

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Intensive-Care Units Pose Long-Term Brain Risks – Study Finds Read article here

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Why should you exercise?  1. Read article here  2. Read article here

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Big Breast Cancer Breakthroughs of 2013 Read article here

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Why Hospitals Want Patients to Ask Doctors, ‘Have You Washed Your Hands? Read article here

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Pills made from healthly peoiple’s poop can cure serious bowel infections, doctors report Read article here

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FDA Appproves First Pre-surgical Breat Cancer Drug Read article here

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Gene Scans Solve Mystery Diseases in Kids, Adults Read article here

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Bystander CPR Training Triples Survival Rate After Heart Attack Read article here

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Blood pressure drug may improve cancer treatment Read article here

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Hormone Therapy Should Not be Used for Disease Prevention, Study Says Read article here

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Despite Many Warnings, Antibiotics Still Overprescribed Read article here

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Statins don’t harm memory, could even protect from dementia Read article here

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High Fat High Calorie Diet Could Lead to Pancreatic Cancer Read article here

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Red wine compound resveratrol remains effective against cancer after all Read article here

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Major Mid-life Stress Increases Alzheimer’s Risk  Read article here

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Despite Risks, More Infants Sharing Beds Read article here

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