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ISTANBUL (AP) — Officials say two people have died amid clashes that erupted in Istanbul and other cities following the funeral of a teenager, who died nine months after being hit by a police tear-gas canister.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan police officials say three insurgents tried to storm the former intelligence service headquarters in the southern city of Kandahar, prompting a fierce gunbattle with security forces that left the attackers dead.
(BPT) - Diabetes is a serious disease that strikes nearly 26 million children and adults in the U.S., and 7 million do not even know they have it. An additional 79 million, or one in three American adults, have prediabetes, which puts them at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes.
ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) –Heart failure is the fastest growing cardiovascular disorder in the U.S., affecting more than 6 million people. It occurs when a person’s heart is too weak to pump and circulate blood in the body. However, now a new device that gets on your nerves could help save those with heart failure.
CAIRO (AP) — The deputy head of Egypt's dwindling Jewish community has been buried.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Ivanhoe Newswire) –More than 25 million Americans suffer from asthma. Steroids, inhalers, and pills are some of the main methods used to control symptoms. However, soon there may be a new way that’s not a drug, but a device that has been successful for sleep disorders.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Drugmaker Endo Pharmaceuticals says it received U.S. approval for its long-acting testosterone injection Aveed, which joins a crowded field of hormone-boosting drugs for men.
SARASOTA, Fla. - If you aren’t getting enough sleep, your high-tech gadgets may be to blame. According to the National Sleep Foundation, more than 90% of Americans regularly use a computer, or an electronic device of some kind in the hour before bed.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – You probably know when it comes to treating cancer, there are going to be risks. What you may not know is the same chemotherapy treatments that prolong life can also have devastating consequences on our hearts.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, has seen its worst terror attack in years.
(Family Features) When it comes to making better decisions about the foods you serve your family, today is the perfect time to start.
(BPT) - More than 50 million surgeries occur every year and patient safety is always the top priority for surgeons or physician anesthesiologists involved in medical care. If you’re scheduled for surgery and have weeks or even months to prepare, important actions to improve your health, such as exercising and eating right, can help make surgery as safe as possible. They will also decrease your chances of complications and help you get back on your feet faster.
ALGECIRAS, Spain (AP) — Hundreds of people have gathered in the rain to mourn the death of virtuoso guitarist Paco de Lucia ahead of a funeral in his hometown of Algeciras at the heart of flamenco music country in Spain's deep south.
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Trinidad and Tobago international soccer player Kevon Carter has died of a suspected heart attack after training with his club team.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Ivanhoe Newswire) --More than half a million people are living with advanced heart failure for those who can’t manage it with medication, a heart transplant is their only option. Now, doctors may have found an alternative for some patients. A heart pump designed to keep patients alive until transplant, could actually help heal the heart itself—no transplant needed!
MADRID (AP) — The body of world-renowned flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia has arrived in the Spanish capital where there will be a memorial ceremony before his wake and burial in his native southern town of Algeciras.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida legislators aren't worrying about budget cuts or how to balance the state budget this year. Instead the Republican-controlled Florida Legislature will spend the next nine weeks trying to figure out how to spend an expected budget surplus of more than $1 billion. Gov. Rick Scott wants legislators to use the surplus for tax and fee cuts of nearly $600 million, including a roll back in auto registration fees.
MIAMI (AP) — Huber Matos Benitez (OO'-ber MAH'-tos ben-EE'-tez), who was a leader of the Cuban Revolution before becoming an opponent of Fidel Castro, has died. He was 95.
(NAPSI)—Everyone is at risk for heart disease and stroke. People of all ages, genders, races and ethnicities are affected. However, certain populations, including African Americans, are at higher risk than others.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jim Lange, the first host of the popular game show "The Dating Game," has died at his home in Mill Valley, Calif. He was 81.
PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Jan Brewer on Wednesday vetoed a Republican bill that set off a national debate over gay rights, religion and discrimination and subjected Arizona to blistering criticism from major corporations and political leaders from both parties.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The leaders of Ukraine's protest movement have proposed Arseniy Yatsenyuk as the country's new prime minister.
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Seattle Mariners third base coach John Stearns will be out for the next four to six weeks after undergoing surgery for a hiatal hernia.
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 25, 2014--Sports fans know that the fun and fanfare of game day can sometimes come with unexpected consequences. To ensure that no fan has to miss a moment of the game due to everyday ailments, UrgentRx®, developer of fast-acting, flavored powder medications, has teamed up with the 2013 American Football Conference Champions, Denver Broncos, the NBA’s Indiana Pacers and Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (parent of NBA’s Denver Nuggets, NHL’s Colorado Avalanche and NLL’s Colorado Mammoth) to be the first and only “Official Sponsor of Game Day Relief.”