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Marijuana grower Tilray rallies 3% after sales more than double

Mar 19, 2019 , CNBC Health
Shares of Tilray jumped after the bell Monday after it reported that its cannabis sales more than doubled over the last...
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Experimental Blood Test Accurately Spots Fibromyalgia

Mar 19, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
For the first time, researchers have evidence that fibromyalgia can be reliably detected in blood samples – work they hope will pave the way for a simple, fast diagnosis. In a study that appears in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, researchers from The Ohio State University report success in ide......
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Amarin's Vascepa cuts occurrence of serious heart problems 30 percent: study

Mar 19, 2019 , Reuters
A high dose of Amarin Corp's Omega-3 drug Vascepa significantly reduced the occurrence of first and subsequent heart attacks, strokes and other serious heart problems in high-risk patients already taking cholesterol medication by even more than initially reported, according to data presented on Monday....
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State Highlights: Advocates Push For Better Health Care Access For Transgender Patients In Md., Va.; Oregon Houses Nearly 400 Foster Children In Institutional Settings

Mar 19, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Maryland, Virginia, Oregon, Connecticut, Colorado, Texas, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, Georgia, Florida, Massachusetts, Minnesota and...
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Fast-Acting Psychedelic Can Improve Depression, Anxiety

Mar 19, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Johns Hopkins researchers have discovered that use of the synthetic psychedelic 5-methocy-N,-N-dimethyltryptamine (5-MeO-DMT) appears to be associated with unintended improvements in self-reported depression and anxiety when given in a ceremonial group setting. 5-MeO-DMT is a psychedelic that is fou......
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Young Child Goes to ER for Medicine Poisoning Every 10 Minutes: Report

Mar 19, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Young Child Goes to ER for Medicine Poisoning Every 10 Minutes: ReportCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/18/2019 12:00:00...
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White House report highlights key focuses for healthy aging tech research

Mar 19, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Developing these strategies and tools will be "critical" for the federal government as it manages the rapidly growing senior population, the report's authors...
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Listen: Reporter Describes Breakdowns In Electronic Medical Records

Mar 19, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
KHN senior correspondent Fred Schulte describes a KHN-Fortune investigation into the massive push to track and share patient health care...
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25 words to describe your vacation time

Mar 16, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
It’s still early in the year, but many are already looking for ways to get way from their desk. Here are some words to you describe your ideal trip. It might be March, but it’s still cold and dreary. You need to file your taxes. Your annual report content is due. You still have to […] The post 25 words to describe your vacation time appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Heart Guidelines Rarely Backed by Good Science

Mar 16, 2019 , WebMD
Less than one in 10 recommendations are based on results from multiple randomized controlled trials (considered the "gold standard"), and that percentage has actually dropped in the past decade, the researchers...
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8 ways reporters’ skills can defeat writer’s block—and help you find stories

Mar 16, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Whether you’re stuck on a dull assignment from your execs or you can’t find a topic for that external blog, journalists’ techniques can dynamite the logjam. It happens to the best of us. You’re sitting at your computer, faced with writing a communiqué, press release or internal story on a dry topic. The screen is […] The post 8 ways reporters’ skills can defeat writer’s block—and help you find stories appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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State Highlights: D.C. Mayor Bowser Drops By White House, Asks For New VA Hospital; Rhode Island Removes 911 Director From Job

Mar 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from D.C., Rhode Island, Minnesota, Georgia, Massachusetts, Washington, Missouri, Ohio, Maryland, Tennessee, Oregon, California and...
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Sharp Increase In Mental Health Illnesses In Young People May Be Linked To Social Media, Cultural Trends

Mar 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The report also said that lack of sleep could be a contributing factor. Between 2008 and 2017, suicides among young adults in age brackets between 18 and 25 grew by as much as 56 percent, and the rate at which these young people entertained thoughts of suicide rose by up to 68 percent. “It’s an alarming trend," said Dr. Ramin Mojtabai, a Johns Hopkins University...
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Dollar General reports mixed Q4 results, to open 975 new locations

Mar 16, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Dollar General reported that its net income fell to $483.2 million for the quarter, the opening of 975 new stores, 1,000 remodels and 100 store relocations. Read More...
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New study ties egg and cholesterol consumption to heightened risk of heart disease

Mar 16, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - After a raft of studies reassuring consumers that eggs are OK to eat, a new report associates an increasing risk of heart disease with the increasing consumption of eggs....
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Do Social Media Hurt Mental Health of US Young?

Mar 15, 2019 , WebMD
Investigators found that beginning in the mid-2000s, those under the age of 26 started reporting a huge rise in symptoms related to depression, distress and suicidal thoughts or...
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These sports are most likely to send kids to ER with brain injuries

Mar 15, 2019 , CNN Health
Almost 2 million children and teens -- an average of 283,000 each year -- were seen in emergency rooms across the United States for traumatic brain injuries between 2010 and 2016, according to a new government report....
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After Nearly Two Years Of Bitter Battle Following Their Failed Merger, Cigna And Anthem Await Judge’s Decision

Mar 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
There's billions of dollars at stake, with each company having "shot for the moon" in their damages requests. The court proceedings peeled back the curtain on large-scale mergers in the health industry, and aired a lot of dirty laundry along the way. In other health industry news: dental insurance, profit reports and federal tax refunds....
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Common Chemicals Harm Sperm in Both Men and Dogs

Mar 15, 2019 , WebMD
Previous studies have reported a 50 percent decline in human sperm quality worldwide in the past 80 years. Another study by the same U.K. team found a similar decline in domestic dogs, pointing to the possibility that chemicals present in the home could be a...
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Dozens Fired After Actor's Health Info Viewed

Mar 15, 2019 , eMedicine Health
Dozens Fired After Actor's Health Info Viewed, Reports...
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