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Car crash ER visits fell in states that ban texting while driving, study says

Mar 22, 2019 , CNN Health
States with bans on texting while driving saw an average 4% reduction in emergency department visits after motor vehicle crashes, an equivalent of 1,632 traffic-related emergency department visits per year, according to a new analysis....
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Doctor App Babylon Health Offers Quick Appointments, But Grapples With Follow-Up Care For Mental Health

Mar 22, 2019 , Forbes
A third of London’s mental-health providers are rejecting patient referrals from Babylon Health, a video-calling service used by thousands. Former staff say the startup is struggling to plug into Britain’s healthcare system....
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March 25-29: What Events Are Coming in Health Care

Mar 22, 2019 , Healthcare Business News
March 21—Next week’s healthcare finance events and developments include the deadline to submit comments on changes to the CMS hospital overall star ratings....
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Long-term hormone use after menopause tied to Alzheimer's risk

Mar 22, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Women who take hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to ease menopause symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats may be slightly more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease, a large Finnish study suggests....
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Four Steps to Make Shots Easier for Your Baby

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
Shots can be a major cause of stress for babies and their parents, but a four-step pain-relief routine can ease Baby’s...
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Beyond Meat’s plant-based sausage hits retail shelves

Mar 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Beyond Meat's plant-based sausage, Beyond Sausage can now be found at over 4,000 locations across the nation. Read More...
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Nasonex vs. Omnaris

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Nasonex (mometasone furoate monohydrate) Nasal Spray and Omnaris (ciclesonide nasal spray) are steroids used to treat nasal symptoms such as congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal or year-round allergies....
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Nasonex vs. Rhinocort

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Nasonex (mometasone furoate monohydrate) Nasal Spray and Rhinocort Aqua (budesonide) Nasal Spray are steroids used to treat nasal symptoms such as congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal or year-round allergies. Nasonex Nasal Spray is also used to treat nasal polyps in adults....
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J&J to record $700 million charge related to abandoned drug program

Mar 22, 2019 , Reuters
Johnson & Johnson on Thursday said it will record a nearly $700 million impairment charge in the first quarter of 2019 related to the abandoned development of its experimental antiviral drug, AL-8176....
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Roche sues U.S. executives in fight over diabetes test strips

Mar 22, 2019 , Reuters
Roche is seeking damages and compensation in a U.S. lawsuit against former executives of a Utah-based company, the Swiss drugmaker's latest case targeting what it calls fraudulent schemes involving its diabetes test strips....
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Rite Aid shareholders green-light to reverse stock split

Mar 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
At a special meeting on Thursday, shareholder voted 78% in favor of the reverse split, the company said. Read More...
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Buyer Beware: Seafood 'Fraud' Rampant, Report Says

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
Popular and pricey fish like sea bass and snapper had the highest levels of mislabeling -- 55% for sea bass and 42% for...
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Nuvigil vs. Provigil

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Nuvigil (armodafinil) and Provigil (modafinil) are wakefulness-promoting agents used to treat excessive sleepiness caused by sleep apnea, narcolepsy, or shift work sleep disorder....
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Nasonex vs. Beconase

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Nasonex (mometasone furoate monohydrate) Nasal Spray and Beconase (beclomethasone nasal) are steroids used to treat nasal symptoms such as congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal or year-round allergies. Nasonex Nasal Spray and Beconase are also used to treat nasal polyps....
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FDA co-sponsors horror video game to scare teens away from cigarettes

Mar 22, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The free game evokes inflamed organs, tar-filled pits and other jarring imagery to drive home its metaphor for smoking's side...
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Namenda vs. Namzaric

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Namenda (memantine hydrochloride) and Namzaric (memantine hydrochloride extended-release and donepezil hydrochloride) are used to treat moderate to severe Alzheimer's type dementia....
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Nuvigil vs. Ritalin

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Nuvigil (armodafinil) and Ritalin (methylphenidate) are used to treat narcolepsy. Nuvigil is also used to treat excessive sleepiness caused by sleep apnea or shift work sleep disorder. Ritalin is also used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder...
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Myrbetriq vs. Ditropan

Mar 22, 2019 , RxList
Myrbetriq (mirabegron) and Ditropan (oxybutynin chloride) are used to treat overactive bladder (OAB) with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and urinary frequency. Myrbetriq and Ditropan belong to different drug classes. Myrbetriq is a beta-3 adrenergic agonist and Ditropan is an antispasmodic and...
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Amid Vaccination Controversy, Ky. Governor Fondly Recalls Chicken-Pox Parties, But Experts Call The Practice Antiquated

Mar 22, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The practice of letting kids get chickenpox from sick friends or neighbors is a holdover from the days before the vaccination became widely available, and doctors say the method can lead to dangerous complications or death. Meanwhile, experts are using actual examples of social media activists attacking doctors and others advocating for vaccinations in order to better understand the...
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UPS eyes in-home health services with U.S. vaccine project

Mar 22, 2019 , Reuters
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - United Parcel Service Inc wants to get beyond U.S. doorsteps with a new push into healthcare....
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