Monthly Archives: January 2018

US public health chief quits over financial conflicts – Reuters


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US public health chief quits over financial conflicts
Reuters
(Reuters) - The head of the leading U.S. public health agency has resigned because of financial conflicts of interest that documents showed included purchases of tobacco and healthcare stocks while in office. Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, director of the U.S ...
Trump health chief faces an early test on enforcing ObamaCareThe Hill
CDC director resigns over investments in tobacco, drug, health companiesArs Technica
CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald bought tobacco and health-care stocks while in officeCNBC
Politico -NewYorkUpstate.com -NPR
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The Twist in a Fitness App – New York Times


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The Twist in a Fitness App
New York Times
To the Editor: “Mapping Your Daily Jog, or Route to an Air Base” (news article, Jan. 30) reports that a fitness app “has unwittingly revealed the locations and habits of military bases and personnel, including those of American forces in Iraq and Syria ...
Dems demand answers from fitness app that revealed sensitive ...The Hill
Fitness app Strava breached US security – it's time to consider the dangers of dataNew Statesman
Fitness tracker 'heat map' sparks security review at Stennis Space CenterWGNO
WFMY News 2 -Nextgov -Spencer Daily Reporter -Strava Labs
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Mount Sinai study uncovers potential link between poor diet and back injuries – News-Medical.net


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Mount Sinai study uncovers potential link between poor diet and back injuries
News-Medical.net
In a first-of-its-kind study, Mount Sinai researchers have found a possible link between a poor diet and back injuries, especially in women. The study suggests that following a specific type of diet that excludes fast foods and highly processed foods ...

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Podcast: ‘What The Health?’ The State Of The (Health) Union – Kaiser Health News


Podcast: 'What The Health?' The State Of The (Health) Union
Kaiser Health News
In his first State of the Union Address, President Donald Trump told the American public that “one of my greatest priorities is to reduce the price of prescription drugs.” But that message could barely begin to sink in before other health news ...

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Here’s the One Thing Gordon Ramsay Won’t Eat as Part of His New Diet Plan: “It’s Made a Massive Difference” – Bravo (blog)


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Here's the One Thing Gordon Ramsay Won't Eat as Part of His New Diet Plan: "It's Made a Massive Difference"
Bravo (blog)
The Daily Mail cites the chef opening up about his new diet plan saying, "[I eat] no milk. Just because it's sluggish. Almond milk with Weetabix for breakfast. Smoothie with frozen berries, yogurts. Dropping milk and cheese has made a massive ...

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Swedish fitness trend of ‘plogging’ is amazingly awesome – Treehugger


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Swedish fitness trend of 'plogging' is amazingly awesome
Treehugger
If Christopher Guest and crew were to make a mockumentary, a la Spinal Tap, about the warm-and-fuzzy cultural traditions of Scandinavia, they might have very well come up with "plogging." They would portray wholesome Swedes running like gazelles ...
Could plogging be the newest fitness fad? Here's what to know about the Swedish termWell+Good

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Tom Brady & Gisele Bundchen’s Diet Is So Strict, But Here’s Why They Follow It – Elite Daily


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Tom Brady & Gisele Bundchen's Diet Is So Strict, But Here's Why They Follow It
Elite Daily
The Super Bowl is on Sunday, Feb. 4, and (surprise) the Patriots are headlining the big game, so, naturally, the spotlight is shining blindingly bright on five-time Lombardi Trophy winner, Tom Brady. As impressive (and controversial) as Brady is on the ...
Is Tom Brady's Extreme Diet Healthy?Newsmax

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Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad About That Burger and Diet Coke, According to a Pediatrician – Haaretz


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Why You Shouldn't Feel Bad About That Burger and Diet Coke, According to a Pediatrician
Haaretz
“An advocacy organization in California used open-access laws in Indiana to demand that I hand over all my emails about artificial sweeteners and any companies that might sell diet soda,” he relates in his 2017 book “The Bad Food Bible: How and Why to ...

What Exactly Is the Keto Diet, and Is It Safe? – The Cut


The Cut

What Exactly Is the Keto Diet, and Is It Safe?
The Cut
The ketogenic diet — better known as “keto” — is having a bit of a moment right now. It's been wildly popular on social media in recent weeks, and Google searches for keto-related terms have skyrocketed since the new year; celebrities the likes of ...
Looking for the perfect diet?Fox 59
Bob Harper Reveals the "Adverse Effect" We Never Discuss About the Keto DietPOPSUGAR Health and Fitness Australia

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What to make of Amazon and Warren Buffett’s mystery health care project – Vox


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What to make of Amazon and Warren Buffett's mystery health care project
Vox
We know one thing for sure: Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, and Warren Buffett are teaming up to do something about their workers' health care. Other than that, we don't know much. The three business titans sent shockwaves through one-sixth of the American ...
Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Team Up to Try to ...New York Times
Data Sheet—Why Jeff Bezos Just Might Crack the Health Care ChallengeFortune
How Amazon & Co. Could Fix Health CareBloomberg
Forbes -HuffPost -CNN -Business Wire
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