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Managing diabetes: An overview of available digital tools

Jul 16, 2019 , Mobile Health News
 These three tools that find the middle ground between breakthrough technology and user-friendly...
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Man’s Early Release From 30-Year Prison Sentence Shines Light On Laws That Unfairly Penalize People With HIV, Advocates Say

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
An appeals court in Missouri found that the trial of Michael Johnson was fundamentally unfair. Johnson was found guilty in 2015 of neglecting to tell sexual partners he had HIV. He denied those charges. Many laws on "HIV crimes,'' were written in the 1980s. “We don’t charge people with other incurable diseases, like hepatitis, with a criminal offense for exposing others,” said Eric M. Selig, a lawyer who negotiated on Johnson's behalf. On news on HIV is on unexpected costs associated with...
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FDA 'stands ready' to accelerate review of e-cigarettes

Jul 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
The Food and Drug Administration "stands ready" to start reviewing e-cigarettes amid a teen vaping "epidemic," acting Commissioner Ned Sharpless said Monday in a...
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Babies As Young As 3 Months Old Are Being Held In U.S. Custody Without Any Parents At The Facilities

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A Center for Investigative Reporting report finds that a dozen children arrived at Child Crisis Arizona starting in mid-June, after it garnered a $2.4 million contract to house unaccompanied children through January 2022. It's unclear where the children's parents are. In other news from the crisis at the border: a momentary reprieve in arrests, a commemorative coin's connection to a toxic culture within Border Patrol, ICE raids, and more....
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Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids slams Juul's 'fake apology'

Jul 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids slammed Juul's "fake apology," saying it's "a blatant attempt to deflect attention from the company's wrongdoing" in "creating the youth e-cigarette...
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GSK drug helps ovarian cancer patients live longer in late-stage study

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
GlaxoSmithKline Plc's cancer treatment Zejula met the main goal of helping patients with ovarian cancer live longer without their disease worsening in a late-stage study, the company said on Monday....
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It Used To Be Easy To Cure Urinary Tract Infections. But Now They’re Becoming Increasingly Resistant To Antibiotics.

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The drug ampicillin, once a mainstay for treating the infections, has been abandoned as a gold standard because multiple strains of UTIs are resistant to it. “This is crazy. This is shocking,” said Lance Price, director of the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center at George Washington University. In other public health news: mental health and apps, sleep training, firefighter suicides, skull fractures in infants, climate change and health, young blood, and more....
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Nearly 13,000 Pounds of Beef, Chicken Recalled

Jul 16, 2019 , WebMD
Nearly 13,000 pounds of beef and chicken cubes has been recalled by Fieldsource Food Systems, Inc. because the label does not warn that it may contain wheat, a known allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)...
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Ebola case in Congo's Goma a possible gamechanger - WHO

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
The first case of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Goma is a potential gamechanger in the scale of the outbreak, World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday....
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Connected fitness device, digital workout company announces investment from North Castle Partners

Jul 16, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Echelon Fit is looking to expand its cheaper connected spin bikes to more retailers by the...
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20 million children miss out on life-saving vaccines, U.N. warns

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
More than one in 10 children - or 20 million worldwide - missed out last year on vaccines against life-threatening diseases such as measles, diphtheria and tetanus, the World Health Organization and the UNICEF children's fund said on Monday....
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State Highlights: Maryland Cites ‘Dickensian’ Abuse Conditions In Suit Against For-Profit Group Homes; Researchers Grapple With Problems Of Diagnosing Rat Lungworm Disease In Hawaii

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets focus on news from Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Hawaii, Tennessee, Virginia, Connecticut, California, North Carolina, District of Columbia, New Hampshire, Missouri, Georgia, Washington, Maryland, Oregon, Colorado, Ohio, Florida and West...
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U.S. recorded 14 new cases of measles

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 14 new measles cases between July 3 and July 11, federal health officials said on Monday, signaling a slowdown in the spread of the disease, which has infected 1,123 people this year in the worst U.S. outbreak since 1992....
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Teva Pharmaceutical's AirDuo Digihaler gets FDA green light

Jul 16, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The technology has a built-in sensor that can send usage data to a corresponding smartphone...
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Britain tells Canada and France to pull their weight on Ebola

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
Britain's international development minister Rory Stewart called on France and Canada on Monday to offer more help in tackling the Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo....
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New contraceptive vaginal ring prevents pregnancy for a year, gives women more control

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - A new contraceptive vaginal ring prevents pregnancy for a year and allows women to have complete control over conception, according to a report that details the results of two clinical trials testing the safety and efficacy of the device....
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Ebola spread to east Congo's Goma massively raises risk - U.N.

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
Ebola's arrival in eastern Congo's main city of Goma severely raises the risk of the virus spreading if it takes root in this metropolis near the border with Rwanda, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Monday....
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Obstetrics startup raises $3M to connect maternal care teams

Jul 16, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Mahmee already services a network of more than 1,000 providers, but will expand its team with Serena Williams, Arlan Hamilton and Mark Cuban's...
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High-Fiber Diets Might Shield Against a Common Pregnancy Complication

Jul 16, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: High-Fiber Diets Might Shield Against a Common Pregnancy ComplicationCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/15/2019 12:00:00...
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Vaping may aid smoking cessation but also boost relapse risk

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Adults who smoke cigarettes may have an easier time cutting back or quitting altogether if they start vaping, but a new French study also suggests that vaping may make ex-smokers more likely to relapse....
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