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Search Teams Scour For Human Remains As Camp Fire Becomes Deadliest In California’s History

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The death toll climbed over the past day to 42, surpassing the previous record. Hundreds still remain missing, and officials expect more grim news....
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Freakshakes contain "grotesque" levels of sugar, say campaigners

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
It will come as no surprise that milkshakes loaded with sweets, chocolate bars, cream and cake, known as freakshakes, contain "grotesque levels" of sugar....
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U.S. physicians urge FDA to bolster labeling on high-sugar foods

Nov 14, 2018 , Reuters
The American Medical Association (AMA) is urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ramp up labeling of high-sugar foods, it said in a statement on Tuesday....
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State Highlights: Texas Activists Want To Put Stop To Day Cares Rejecting Unvaccinated Kids; Bronx School Shuttering Some Bathrooms To Try To Curb Vaping

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Texas, New York, New Hampshire, Mississippi, Kansas, Missouri and...
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Diabetic Foot Ulcers Heal Quickly With Nitric Oxide Technology

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Diabetic foot ulcers can take up to 150 days to heal. A biomedical engineering team wants to reduce it to 21 days. They’re planning to drop the healing time by amplifying what the body already does naturally: build layers of new tissue pumped up by nitric oxide. In patients with diabetes, impaired ......
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Jail Conversations With Late Football Star Aaron Hernandez Depict Culture Of Rampant Opioid Abuse In NFL

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
One NFL player, Mike Pouncey, complained to Aaron Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for murder, that “they don’t even want to give me my Toradol shots anymore.” In another call, former Patriot Brandon Spikes recalled “how they used to pass [painkillers] out on...
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Cancer Is On Cusp Of Overtaking Heart Disease As America’s No. 1 Killer

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Scientists are warning that Americans should undergo all recommended cancer screenings and adopt lifestyle prevention practices, such as healthy diet and exercise, which are beneficial in lowering both cancer and heart disease mortality. In other public health news: fecal transplants, a rare polio-like illness, concussions, microbes, contraception, and conversion...
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Cardiovascular Disease, Alzheimer's Genetically Linked

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Studying DNA from more than 1.5 million people, an international team of researchers — led by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and the University of California, San Francisco — has identified points of DNA that increase the risk of cardiovascular disease and also heighten the ri......
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‘Strongest Evidence Yet' That Being Obese Causes Depression

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New research released today from the University of South Australia and University of Exeter in the UK has found the strongest evidence yet that obesity causes depression, even in the absence of other health problems. The research, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, shows that ......
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Big Data And Advanced Artificial Intelligence Techniques Used To Tackle Alzheimer's Disease

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Sports concussions, Parkinson’s disease, and hormone therapy for cancer – all can have memory loss as symptoms. But do the biochemical processes of each type of memory loss have anything to reveal about the memory loss that is part of Alzheimer’s disease? Rong Xu, PhD, recently received a total of......
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Wanted: High-impact video or visual storytelling

Nov 13, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Your video or visual work doesn’t have to be high-budget. We want to see work that’s creative and powerful. Enter PR Daily’s 2018 Video & Visual Awards by Nov....
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NYU to establish Long Island medical school at Winthrop

Nov 13, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
New York University plans to establish a medical school on the campus of NYU Winthrop in Mineola on Long Island, which will be focused on educating primary-care...
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Dollar General gets in the holiday spirit with charitable donations

Nov 13, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Throughout the holiday season, Dollar General will donate nearly $600,000 to support community schools, libraries, Maine Toys for Tots Foundation and St. Jude’s "Thanks and Giving" campaign. Read More...
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For 10 years, a chemical not EPA approved was in their drinking water

Nov 12, 2018 , CNN Health
For 10 years, some residents in Denmark, South Carolina, have been suspicious of the rust-colored water coming from their taps. They've been collecting samples in jars and using bottled or spring water, even though the local and state government assured them it was safe....
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As California Wildfires Force Thousands To Evacuate, What To Do To Protect Yourself

Nov 11, 2018 , Forbes
The Camp Fire has become the most destructive wildfire in California recorded history. Meanwhile, as a result of the Woosley Fire, over 200,000 residents are fleeing their homes in Ventura and Los Angeles...
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CityMD Makes A Sick Case For Its Healthcare

Nov 10, 2018 , Forbes
CityMD has a new ad campaign out and it's interesting. One, it's entertaining. Two, it's insightful in its use of perspective. In this case putting the viewers in the "sick-seat" so we can experience all the social awkwardness of our friends and family when we walk around sick and...
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Whole Blends partners with Mandy Moore, UNICEF on donation campaign

Nov 10, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Whole Blends, actress and Garnier Brand Ambassador, Mandy Moore and UNICEF are joining forces to raise funds for children living in emergency situations. Read More...
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Soy baby formula linked to severe menstrual cramps later in life

Nov 10, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Feeding infant girls baby formula containing soy may set them up for more painful menstrual periods as young women, a new study suggests....
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Medicare To Test Out Philosophy That Simple Help In Patients’ Homes Can Have Meaningful Impact On Well-Being

Nov 10, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Medicare Advantage plans to offer a host of new benefits next year, such as transportation to medical appointments, home-delivered meals, wheelchair ramps, bathroom grab bars and air conditioners for asthma...
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CMS will tweak, not overhaul, Medicaid managed care

Nov 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The CMS wants to make a series of smaller changes to an Obama-era rulemaking that revamped managed Medicaid policy two years ago. The proposals fall short of the overhaul that states...
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