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Combat climate change by cutting beef and lamb production, report says

Nov 16, 2018 , CNN Health
A new report a British advisory body has called for a 20%-50% cut in the number of sheep and cattle to help combat climate change -- adding to the growing international consensus that eating red meat is not only bad for your health, it is also bad for the environment....
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Tick-Borne Diseases Set U.S. Record in 2017

Nov 16, 2018 , WebMD
The 2017 increase mirrors a rise in tick-borne diseases reported in the United States. Between 2004 and 2016, the number of cases doubled, and researchers discovered seven new tick-borne disease-causing...
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Death of a teen shows dangers of sniffing, huffing to get high

Nov 16, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The death of a Dutch teen serves as a grim reminder of the dangers associated with inhaling common household products, such as spray-on deodorant, keyboard dusters and whipped cream. The 19-year-old's cardiac arrest and eventual death were described in an article published in BMJ Case Reports....
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Pitching insights from Digiday, CNBC, WHYY & Adweek journalists

Nov 16, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
What are reporters looking for in a pitch? Four veterans weigh in about pitches that earn their respect—or their...
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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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Poor Worker Health Costs U.S. Employers Half Trillion Dollars A Year

Nov 16, 2018 , Forbes
Poor worker health costs U.S. employers $530 billion a year, the Integrated Benefits Institute...
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Novartis 'completely committed' to Sandoz, has no split-off plan

Nov 16, 2018 , Reuters
Swiss drugmaker Novartis is "completely committed" to its $10 billion-per-year Sandoz generics business, a spokesman said on Thursday, after a newspaper reported Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan planned to split the unit off....
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19-year-old dies after inhaling deodorant spray to get high

Nov 16, 2018 , CNN Health
A 19-year-old died after inhaling deodorant spray to get high, according to a new case report, and doctors who treated the man in the Netherlands are using the case to highlight the fatal consequences of inhaling chemicals....
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State Highlights: Water Fountains In Detroit Public Schools Have Been Dry Since August; More Than 20 Ohio State Officials Knew About Concerns Over Doctor, Accusers Allege

Nov 16, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Michigan, Ohio, Connecticut, Maryland, Louisiana, Tennessee, California, Florida, Texas and Missouri....
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CMS tells Congress federal law inhibits use of telehealth for seniors

Nov 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Federal laws are preventing greater use of telehealth, according to a CMS report sent to Congress on...
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After separation, Bhutanese conjoined twins want to be close

Nov 16, 2018 , CNN Health
Despite their new-found independence, the Bhutanese conjoined twins who were separated by doctors in Australia last week still want to be close to each other, nurses have told reporters....
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Service workers say supervised injection facilities could cut restroom overdoses

Nov 16, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - During interviews about opioid overdoses in public restrooms, New York City service industry workers said they supported the idea of supervised injection facilities because such facilities might reduce injection drug use in their workplaces, researchers report....
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Does Your Turkey Have Salmonella? Assume It Does

Nov 16, 2018 , WebMD
Consumer Reports this week urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture to name the brands and raw turkey products that have made 164 people sick in 35 states since November...
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State Highlights: Leaders At A Mass. Hospital Apologize To Widower Of Woman Who Died Outside The ER; Blue Cross To Pump $10M Into Texas To Improve Rural Health

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Massachusetts, Texas, New Hampshire, Missouri, North Carolina, Florida, California, Hawaii and Ohio....
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Hundreds Of Californians Still Missing As Death Toll Rises To 48 In State’s Most Destructive Fire

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
“It’s just earthshaking for all of us, you know?” said Chico resident Tammy Mezera. Other news on the fires report on the searches for victims, the technology being used to identify the dead, closures caused by poor air quality and the expected impact on everyone's...
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The Record Number Of New Drugs That Emerged In 1990s Helped Drive Prices Up To Current Eye-Popping Figures

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
News outlets report on stories related to pharmaceutical...
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Hospitals are ill-equipped to treat behavioral health, ECRI finds

Nov 15, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Many hospitals aren't equipped to treat patients with behavioral health needs, according to a new report by the ECRI Institute Patient Safety...
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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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African swine fever suspected to be in animal feed in China

Nov 14, 2018 , Reuters
(This Nov 11 story corrects headline and text throughout to say case of disease in feed was suspected, not confirmed. Removes paragraph, bullet saying it is first reported contamination of feed supply.)...
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Most violent injuries seen in ER not reported to police

Nov 14, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The vast majority of violent injuries seen by doctors in emergency rooms are not reported to police, a new report suggests....
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