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These jobs have highest suicide rates in the United States, according to the CDC

Nov 16, 2018 , CNN Health
Men who work in construction and extraction had the highest rates of suicide in the United States, according to a report published Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For women, suicide rates were highest among those who work in arts, design, entertainment, sports and media....
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Focus On: Garcoa Labs sees private label helping bolster sales

Nov 16, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The fast-growing Los Angeles-based company manufactures as many as 2,500 private-label and controlled-brand items, as well as many branded products. Read More...
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Rise In Polio-Like Illnesses In Kids Comes At A Time When States’ Public Health Systems Are Already Stretched

Nov 16, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"Insufficient funding has hampered the ability of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state and local health departments to keep pace with the new and continuing threats to the health of the American people and to fully fund prevention initiatives,” according to the Trust for America’s Health, a nonpartisan, Washington, D.C.-based research organization. In other public health news: the flu, salmonella, suicide, Ebola, ticks, genetic testing, and...
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CDC: 1 in 5 U.S. High School Students Now Vapes

Nov 16, 2018 , WebMD
Between 2011 and 2018, the number of high school teens who started vaping, as e-cigarette use is called, increased from 220,000 (1.5 percent) to just over 3 million (20.8 percent), according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...
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Micardis vs. Diovan

Nov 15, 2018 , RxList
Diovan (valsartan) and Micardis (telmisartan) are angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) used to control high blood pressure (hypertension), and to reduce the risk of stroke, heart attack, or death from heart problems in people risk factors for serious heart...
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London's low-emission zone ineffective in improving child lung health, study says

Nov 15, 2018 , CNN Health
Traffic control measures have improved air quality in London, but the number of children with poor lung capacity because of traffic pollution remains high, a new analysis says....
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MinuteClinic, CDC partner to combat antibiotic resistance

Nov 15, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
CVS Health's MinuteClinic is joining in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s yearlong Antimicrobial Resistance Challenge. Read More...
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More than 200 cases of polio-like illness under investigation

Nov 15, 2018 , CNN Health
There have been 80 confirmed cases of the polio-like illness known as AFM in 25 states this year as of Friday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday....
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Science Again Says Spanking Hurts Kids Long Term

Nov 15, 2018 , WebMD
The American Academy of Pediatrics says new evidence and research not only show that spanking affects a child’s brain development and increases aggression in young children as they get older, but that it isn’t a good way to teach children responsibility and...
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Nearly 1 in 10 Americans Struggles to Control Sexual Urges

Nov 14, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Nearly 1 in 10 Americans Struggles to Control Sexual UrgesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/12/2018 12:00:00...
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As more cases confirmed, CDC says evidence suggests 'viral association' for AFM

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
There are 10 more confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness that mostly affects children, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 90 in 27 states this year....
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Parents accuse CDC of not reporting children's deaths from polio-like AFM

Nov 13, 2018 , CNN Health
Parents of children who had a horrifying polio-like illness are accusing the Centers for Disease Control of hiding the deaths of two children who suffered from the condition....
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‘This Isn’t Just My Lane. It’s My Highway’: Doctors Outraged Over NRA’s Suggestion That They Stay Out Of Gun Debate

Nov 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The NRA's tweet saying doctors should "stay in their lane" over the gun control debate sparked furious, and sometimes graphic, responses from physicians who deal with gun shot victims frequently. "Do you have any idea how many bullets I pull out of corpses weekly?" Judy Melinek tweeted. Another doctor posted: "My lane is paved by the broken bodies left behind by your products.” Meanwhile, media outlets examine the widespread mental health effects of mass...
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Many troubled by their sexual feelings, urges

Nov 10, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The number of people in the U.S. who have difficulty controlling sexual feelings and urges may be greater than realized, researchers say....
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Birth Control Coverage Opt-Out Finalized by Trump Administration

Nov 10, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Birth Control Coverage Opt-Out Finalized by Trump AdministrationCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/8/2018 12:00:00...
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Nearly 1 In 10 in U.S. Battle Sexual Urges

Nov 10, 2018 , WebMD
Almost 9 percent of people in the United States have distress caused by difficulty controlling their sexual feelings, urges and behaviors, new research...
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Hypertonic Saline May Help Babies With Cystic Fibrosis Breathe Better

Nov 10, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Babies with cystic fibrosis may breathe better by inhaling hypertonic saline, according to a randomized controlled trial conducted in Germany and published in the American Thoracic Society’s American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. In “Preventive Inhalation of Hypertonic Saline i......
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Which Type of Long-Term Birth Control is Best for You?

Nov 10, 2018 , WebMD
Tired of taking birth control pills? There are lots of other contraception choices that need less action on your part and that you can stop at any...
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Title X grantees must offer hormonal birth control, HHS says

Nov 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
After months of controversy — and litigation — over changes to the Title X family planning funding requirements, HHS has clarified that each network needs to include a provider that offers hormonal birth...
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Expert: Pressure To Lower Drug Prices May Lead To Recalls, Particularly Of Generics

Nov 09, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The pressure being placed on drug companies to reduce prices as a result of President Donald Trump’s recent proposals, likely will intensify with the Democrats’ taking control of the House of Representatives in the mid-term elections. Research by George Ball, assistant professor of operations and d......
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