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Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles

(Reuters Health) – Giving people detailed information about their personal genetic risk of developing diabetes may not inspire them to change their behavior any more than just giving them basic…

Ambulances ‘not getting to life-or-death calls in time’

Ambulances ‘not getting to life-or-death calls in time’

Image copyright iStock Ambulance services are struggling to reach seriously ill and injured patients quickly enough after rising demand has left the system at breaking point, a BBC investigation has…

Tobacco firms lose plain packaging appeal

Tobacco firms lose plain packaging appeal

Image copyright Department of Health Image caption Picture warnings like these are now featured on cigarette packs Three tobacco companies have lost their appeal against the government’s plain packaging rules…

Ambulance crews ‘struggle to reach 999 calls’

Ambulance crews ‘struggle to reach 999 calls’

Image copyright sturti Ambulance services are struggling to reach seriously ill and injured patients quickly enough after rising demand has left the system at breaking point, a BBC investigation has…

New nursing apprentice role announced

New nursing apprentice role announced

Image copyright SPL Aspiring nurses can soon enrol on a new on-the-job apprenticeship role, the government says. From September 2017, up to 1,000 NHS staff will be able to take…

Trampoline parks ‘need more safety measures’

Trampoline parks ‘need more safety measures’

Image caption The group wants trampoline parks to abide by their suggested safety guidelines There should be more safety measures in place at trampoline parks, a group of organisations including…

Successful pregnancy more likely sooner after miscarriage, say researchers

Successful pregnancy more likely sooner after miscarriage, say researchers

Image copyright PA Women are more likely to have a successful pregnancy if they conceive sooner after a miscarriage rather than waiting, researchers had said. The University of Aberdeen team…

3 Push-Up Modifications To Try If You Can’t Do A Full One

Even though push-ups are an incredibly effective arms exercise, they’re notoriously tough AF. Enter push-up modifications! Just because they’re a beast doesn’t mean you can’t (or shouldn’t) add them to…

13 White Elephant Gifts Under $20 That Are Perfect For Coworkers

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Mariah Carey Says She Only Eats Norwegian Salmon And Capers

Fact: Mariah Carey always looks great, whether she’s rocking a jewel-encrusted gown or sexy lingerie. So, what’s the pop diva’s secret to staying fit? E! News asked Carey this very…