Health

Taking migraine seriously
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Taking migraine seriously

February 16th, 2020 | by Contributor
Priya Rama’s paintings are bright, often arresting with brilliant colors. But the source of those intense colors is intense pain.  “The first thing I feel is pressure in my temples, almost like my head is getting...
U.S. to evacuate Americans quarantined on Japan cruise ship due to coronavirus
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U.S. to evacuate Americans quarantined on Japan cruise ship due to coronavirus

February 15th, 2020 | by Contributor
Aircraft will be used to evacuate Americans quarantined by the coronavirus on a cruise ship in Japan. The voluntary evacuations begin Sunday, even as the virus continues to spread on board. Worldwide, tens of thousands of cases...
CDC ramps up response to coronavirus
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CDC ramps up response to coronavirus

February 14th, 2020 | by Contributor
Watch CBSN Live There are new cases of coronavirus being reported. The CDC is ramping up its response to the epidemic by setting up five labs around the country. Carter Evans has the latest. Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive...
Whistleblower: Olympic Committee mishandles mental health cases
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Whistleblower: Olympic Committee mishandles mental health cases

February 13th, 2020 | by Contributor
For immediate help, if you are in a crisis, call the toll-free National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), which is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All calls are confidential.   A former top...
Book excerpt: “Migraine: A History”
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Book excerpt: “Migraine: A History”

February 13th, 2020 | by Contributor
In the book “Migraine: A History” (Johns Hopkins University Press), medical historian Katherine Foxhall writes of a disabling disease that has been documented going back thousands of years, though the causes of this...
A florist is selling anti-coronavirus bouquets for Valentine's Day
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A florist is selling anti-coronavirus bouquets for Valentine's Day

February 13th, 2020 | by Contributor
A florist in the Philippines is selling romance and practicality this Valentine’s Day with a bouquet of flowers that comes with anti-coronavirus gear. The innovative gift – which includes sanitizer, soap and a mask...