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Dad ‘breastfeeds’ baby after mom suffers delivery complications

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Healthy Fit Care: Maxamillian Neubauer “breastfed” his newborn daughter with the help of a nurse and a “suction cup fake nipple.”  (iStock) A Wisconsin father took baby-feeding duties to a new level after his wife suffered delivery complications.  Maxamillian Neubauer was given the opportunity to breastfeed his newborn by a …

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California reinstates controversial right-to-die law

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Healthy Fit Care: In this March 27, 2018 file photo, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra addresses reporters at a news conference in Sacramento. Becerra on Friday praised the reinstatement of California’s right-to-die law.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) California on Friday reinstated a law allowing physician-assisted-suicide, a move likely to deepen the …

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Eosinophilic esophagitis may be due to missing protein

Healthy Fit Care: Media Advisory Wednesday, June 6, 2018 NIH-funded study finds replacement therapy reversed effects in tissue experiments. What Scientists have discovered that the absence of a specific protein in cells lining the esophagus may cause inflammation and tissue damage in people with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE).  EoE affects as …

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University will pay you $3,500 to get the flu and book you a 10-day stay at ‘Hotel Influenza’

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Healthy Fit Care: University researchers are hoping that $3,500 will convince enough people to risk possibly suffering through a bout of diarrhea, fever, body aches and other flu symptoms in the name of science. The pitch is for volunteers to willingly expose themselves to the influenza virus after receiving either …

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Frozen embryo battle after mom says she wants sibling to help treat daughter’s sickle cell disease

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Healthy Fit Care: PONTIAC, Mich. –  A Detroit-area woman seeking custody of as many as 10 frozen embryos is asking a judge to appoint a guardian over them while she clashes with her former partner for control. Gloria Karungi and Ronaldlee Ejalu have a daughter who has sickle cell disease. …

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