RadioMD: Health News

RadioMD Health News

March 10, 20161 min
RadioMD News... I'm John Byrd.The number of people dying from cancer in the U.S. has continued a nearly decade-long decline, the CDC reported this week. The number of diagnoses in men also declined and in women remained stable, but the diagnoses of liver cancer has risen dramatically.This is RadioMD News... The list of neurological disorders potentially associated with the Zika virus continues to grow, health officials report. French researchers described the case of an unidentified 81 year old man who became feverish and then comatose after contracting Zika.And... you may want to re-think what's for dinner... or for lunch for that matter. More than half of the average American diet is composed of so-called ultra-processed foods, a new study found. These foods make up 90% of the excess sugar calories that Americans consume. Ultra-processed foods contain excess salt, sugar, oil and fats and chemicals not generally used in cooking. Cooking at home can go a long way to moderating your intake.For RadioMD News, I'm

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