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What Should You Do If You’re Bitten by a Poisonous Snake?

What Should You Do If You’re Bitten by a Poisonous Snake?

Getting bitten by a venomous snake can be very scary, and can lead people to react in exactly the wrong way: Maybe they panic, try to catch or kill the snake, or apply ice or a tourniquet to the wound, which can be disastrous in certain situations. So, how should a person respond to a…
Viewpoint: Why The Swimming Pool Survey Need To Provide United States Time Out

Viewpoint: Why The Swimming Pool Survey Need To Provide United States...

picture alliance/picture alliance via Getty Image picture alliance/picture alliance via Getty Image The next time anyone reports the results of a poll or survey, even NPR, remember: A new survey says 51% of the adults in America splash around in swimming pools instead of showering or bathing. Further results get even yuckier. Forty percent of…
It’s Not Simply Measles. What You Must Understand about Vaccines For Grownups

It’s Not Simply Measles. What You Must Understand about Vaccines For...

Many people might not be aware of what types of vaccines they need as they get older. Here, an adult gets a flu shot in Jacksonville, Fla. Rick Wilson/AP images for Flu + You hide caption toggle caption Rick Wilson/AP images for Flu + You Many people might not be aware of what types of…
China Must Eliminate “9-9-6”

China Must Eliminate “9-9-6”

<div _ngcontent-c14="" innerhtml=' . . Getty. . China should get rid of the 996--a work schedule of 12 hours a day from 9 am to 9 pm, six...
Should You Wash Your Legs? Here Is The Most Recent Twitter Argument

Should You Wash Your Legs? Here Is The Most Recent Twitter...

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When It’s Time For A Mammogram, Should You Request for 3D?

When It’s Time For A Mammogram, Should You Request for 3D?

The newer 3D mammograms provide a more detailed picture of the breast tissue, leading to more precise detection of abnormalities. choja/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption choja/Getty Images The newer 3D mammograms provide a more detailed picture of the breast tissue, leading to more precise detection of abnormalities. choja/Getty Images When women get a mammogram…
‘Video game of Thrones’ Spoilers Need To Not Make You Angry

‘Video game of Thrones’ Spoilers Need To Not Make You Angry

<div _ngcontent-c14="" innerhtml=" Kit Harington as Jon Snow in 'Game of Thrones' HBO Imagine this:...
Justice Department Moves Policy, States Entire Affordable Care Act Ought To Be Reversed

Justice Department Moves Policy, States Entire Affordable Care Act Ought To...

The Trump administration's shift in a major legal case against the Affordable Care Act could lead to the reversal of the expansive law and far-reaching effects on all Americans' health care.
Trump Administration Now States Entire Affordable Care Act Must Be Reversed

Trump Administration Now States Entire Affordable Care Act Must Be Reversed

The Justice Department sent a letter in support of repealing the entirety of the Affordable Care Act. Here, a sign in support of the ACA in April 2017 in New York City. Kevin Hagen/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Kevin Hagen/Getty Images The Justice Department sent a letter in support of repealing the entirety of…
12 Clinically Proven Indications You Ought To Discard Your Partner

12 Clinically Proven Indications You Ought To Discard Your Partner

Do you and your partner follow different religions? Or is one of you a spendthrift and the other a cheapskate? Or do you hold diametrically opposed political beliefs? All of these potentially explosive issues can affect whether we see ourselves as similar or dissimilar to our partners, Slotter said. When you first meet a potential…

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