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Vic Mensa connects mental health stigma to gun violence epidemic

Rapper Vic Mensa was just 12 when he first realized how race affected his life, as Chicago police officers ripped him off his bike and sent him crashing to the ground. “Around the time you enter adolescence is when they ...

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Aretha Franklin says she's 'doing well' amid health rumors

Aretha Franklin assured she’s in good health after unsubstantiated rumors swept the internet and sparked concern about her well-being. “I’m doing well generally, all test have come back good,” Franklin told Us Weekly in an email. Franklin, 75, has canceled ...

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Rep for Aretha Franklin bats back rumors about singer’s health

A representative for Aretha Franklin says the rumors swirling about the legendary singer’s health are way out of tune. Television personality Shaun Robinson took to Twitter Tuesday to clarify concerns about Franklin’s health, and confirmed that she is doing just ...

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Jets DL Leonard Williams seeing better results as health improve

Leonard Williams is finding his pass-rushing rhythm, and the Jets defensive lineman believes improved health has played a major role in his increased production. Williams was battling a bruised left wrist for most of the first half of the season, ...

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Pete Wentz talks mental health awareness after Lil Peep's death

Fall Out Boy rocker Pete Wentz believes society must place a greater emphasis on discussing mental health following the sudden death of up-and-coming rapper Lil Peep. Wentz — who has long advocated for furthering the understanding of mental illness — ...

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Dr. Samadi: Month of ‘Movember’ is time to address men's health

Be on the lookout for more men sporting facial hair. It’s Movember — also known as No-Shave November or Moustache November, and the next 30 days is meant to bring awareness to men’s health. Every day of the year should ...

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Trump says Texas shooting is mental health issue, not about guns

President Trump called the horrific shooting at a small Texas church a mental health issue, adding it isn’t about firearms. “This was a very, based on preliminary reports, a very deranged individual. A lot of problems over a long period ...

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Trump’s ‘mental health’ response is latest in mixed responses

The tragic church shooting in Texas that left 26 people dead is a mental health issue and not a firearm safety one, President Trump said Monday. The commander-in-chief’s remarks will likely be panned by gun control groups, who have blamed ...

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Hearing Amazon’s Footsteps, the Health Care Industry Shudders

An Amazon spokeswoman, Lori Torgerson, refused to comment on “rumors or speculation” about Amazon entering the pharmacy business, but she shared a statement that suggested other motivations for the paperwork. “Wholesale licenses are required for Amazon Business to sell professional-use ...

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Eating alone could have awful consequences for your health: study

Eating most meals alone could increase the risk for heart disease and diabetes in some people. Men, in particular, who ate alone at least two times per day, were identified as more likely to have metabolic syndrome — a group ...

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