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Liver Disease Deaths Spike Among Young Americans
Health & Wellness  (tags: teens, alcohol, liver damage, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, drugs, family, health, humans, illness, investigation, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

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Tapper cited a rise in binge-drinking among young people to account for the increase in cirrhosis-related mortality. To reduce these preventable deaths, he said, measures should be taken such as raising the price of alcohol and diagnosing cirrhosis using
Foodborne Illness May Be on the Rise. Here's Why
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, food, disease, family, government, health, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, safety, risks, society, treatment, warning, women )

- 17 hours ago -
Globally, almost 1 in 10 people are estimated to fall ill every year from eating contaminated food and 420 000 die as a result, according to the World Health Organization.
How Dangerous Are the Parasites Lurking in Your Cat's Poop?
Health & Wellness  (tags: cat poop, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, environment, family, health, humans, illness, investigation, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, study, warning, women )

- 17 hours ago -
A study by Torrey found that there can be 100 toxo spores, or oocysts, under a gardener's fingernail. Those with a green thumb can take protective steps, such as wearing gloves and a face mask.

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