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Live poultry linked to Salmonella cases in 28 states

CDC: live poultry linked to <i>Salmonella</i> cases in 28 states

Live poultry linked to Salmonella cases in 28 states Live poultry linked to Salmonella cases in 28 states (HealthDay)—Live poultry, such as chicks and ducklings, in backyard flocks have caused Salmonella infections that have sickened 97 people in 28 states, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. …

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    People with atrial fibrillation live longer with exercise

    atrial fibrillation

    People with atrial fibrillation live longer with exercise People with atrial fibrillation live longer with exercise A 12 lead ECG showing atrial fibrillation at approximately 150 beats per minute. Credit: James Heilman, MD/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 Exercise physiologist Lars Elnan Garnvik and his colleagues in the Cardiac Exercise Research Group (CERG) …

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      COVID-19 is changing the way we live and work. How do we cope?

      COVID-19 is changing the way we live and work. How do we cope? 2

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain As the United States becomes increasingly shuttered in the face of a global pandemic, life goes on—but it looks very different than before. Like many other colleges across the country and worldwide, the University of Arizona announced that it will move classes online for the remainder …

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        Community factors influence how long you’ll live, study shows

        Community factors influence how long you'll live, study shows 3

        Credit: Christopher Williams via Unsplash While lifestyle choices and genetics go a long way toward predicting longevity, a new study shows that certain community characteristics also play important roles. American communities with more fast food restaurants, a larger share of extraction industry-based jobs, or higher population density have shorter life …

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          Association between avian influenza spread and live poultry trade

          Association between avian influenza spread and live poultry trade 4

          Bar-headed geese (Anser indicus) wintering in the Yarlung Tsangpo River basin, Tibet, China. Credit: Guogang Zhang. A large international team of researchers has conducted a study that involved comparing the structure of the live poultry trade across Chinese provinces with genome sequencing of flu viruses from samples taken from birds …

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            Want to live longer? Stay in school, study suggests

            Want to live longer? Stay in school, study suggests 6

            Credit: CC0 Public Domain Life expectancy in the United States has been in decline for the first time in decades, and public health officials have identified a litany of potential causes, including inaccessible health care, rising drug addiction and rates of mental health disorders, and socio-economic factors. But disentangling these …

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