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WHO Swine Flu Update for April 28th

Article Source: Health And Fitness Journal The World Health Organization (WHO) issued a new swine flu update today. New countries confirming cases of A/H1N1 include Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Israel and Spain. There are suspected cases in several other countries. The situation continues to evolve rapidly. As of 19:15 GMT, 28 April 2009,

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Walking May Shorten Labor and Reduce Need for Epidurals

Article Source: Health And Fitness Journal This is an great post on walking benefit from MedPageToday.  CLEVELAND, April 14 — Women who walk off early labor pains are rewarded with shorter labors than women who lie in bed through the first stage of labor, according to a Cochrane review. The first stage of labor was

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Doctors welcome malaria microchip

Article Source: Health And Fitness Journal Scientists from Glasgow University claim they have created a device which can detect malaria within minutes. Doctors have welcomed the development as more travellers go abroad without taking proper precautions against the deadly virus. The flu-like symptoms can be missed until the patient is critically ill. Blood samples are

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