1042 Articles Matching "takes"

FDA Orders European Seller Of Online Abortion Pills To Immediately Cease Delivery To U.S. Customers

Mar 19, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The FDA says the "unapproved new drugs pose an inherent risk to consumers." In other news on abortion: Tennessee judge rebuked for denying a women on house arrest to travel to get an abortion; Indiana takes steps toward allowing nurses and physician assistants to object to playing role in abortion procedure; and Maine governor wants to allow medical professionals besides doctors to be able to provide the...
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Sweat Holds Most Promise For Noninvasive Testing

Mar 19, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Making a revolutionary biosensor takes blood, sweat and tears. And saliva, naturally. University of Cincinnati professor Jason Heikenfeld examined the potential of these and other biofluids to test human health with tiny, portable sensors for the journal Nature Biotechnology. Heikenfeld develops w......
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10 ways for professional writers to hone their craft

Mar 16, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
For casual scribes, stringing words together can be a bit of a lark. Professional communicators, though, must adhere to higher standards. Embrace these practices for ongoing improvement. Anyone can write, but it takes hard, strategic work to become a good writer. Here are 10 proven ways to improve your skills: 1. Prepare. Absorb information about writing, […] The post 10 ways for professional writers to hone their craft appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Amazon takes another step into the medical space by accepting pre-tax health spending accounts

Mar 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Health experts say it's a smart move for Amazon, as it gets deeper into the health and medical...
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Consumers demand curated solutions

Mar 15, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Hamacher Resource Group’s Dave Wendland takes a look at the dramatic changes in retail and how stores are struggling to figure out how to quickly right the ship. Read More...
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AI Takes Aim at Lung Cancer Screening

Mar 15, 2019 , WebMD
A low-dose CT scan is the standard diagnostic test for people at high risk of lung cancer. In the United States, about one-quarter of these scans reveal shadows indicating nodules in the lung. Despite that positive result, fewer than 4 percent of those patients actually have...
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Blue Cross Merger Takes Five States Off The Board For Anthem

Mar 15, 2019 , Forbes
The five-state deal between Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Cambia Health Solutions prevents Anthem from using the valuable Blues brand in new...
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Cramer: Five 'perils' of investing in individual stocks

Mar 15, 2019 , CNBC Health
Jim Cramer takes a look at some of the biggest headlines of the week that have rocked stocks on the...
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AI Takes Aim at Lung Cancer Screening

Mar 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AI Takes Aim at Lung Cancer ScreeningCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/13/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/13/2019 12:00:00...
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Sabra takes breakfast toasts on-the-go

Mar 14, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sabra Breakfast items are available in three varieties — Everything Hummus Toast, Lemon Poppy Seed Hummus Toast and Avocado Toast — and include a seasoning packet to mix into the hummus. Read More...
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Different Takes: Trump’s New Budget Slashes Medicare, Health Law; Older Americans Would Be Hit Hard By HIV Fund Cuts

Mar 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views on health...
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Meet The Social Entrepreneur Who Discovered A Problem Hiding In Plain Sight

Mar 12, 2019 , Forbes
Jordan Kassalow founded VisionSpring to address a social and market failure: 2.5 billion visually impaired people without access to eyeglasses. Now he's sharing his insights on what it takes to advance large-scale change and how anyone can make a meaningful difference in the lives of...
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Different Takes: Vaccines Prevent The Spread Of Deadly Diseases. Enough Said.; Sen. Rand Paul Is Wrong About Mandatory Vaccines

Mar 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers add to the on-going national conversation about childhood...
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Georgia heartbeat bill takes step closer to passage after clearing state House committee

Mar 08, 2019 , CNN Health
A controversial bill that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected passed a Georgia House committee on Wednesday....
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‘The whole person’: Internal publication tells employee stories

Mar 06, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Robert Half—a staffing agency—takes readers beyond the walls of work when it covers its employees, drawing lessons from their surfing, football and military...
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March Is National Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month

Mar 06, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month (ADAM) takes place in March and to mark the annual event, the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association, Inc. (AARDA) is encouraging national and local media attention through various activities. For the month of March, AARDA will distribute various message......
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Drug Company Recalls Birth Control Pills

Mar 06, 2019 , WebMD
The FDA says the product could become less effective if a patient does not take a tablet because it is missing or takes a placebo instead of an active tablet. No unexpected pregnancies or other events have been reported, Apotex...
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Where Can You Learn How To Be A Product-Centric, Revenue Driving CIO?

Mar 05, 2019 , Forbes
The Forbes CIO Summit at the Ritz Carlton at Half Moon Bay. The theme this year is the Digital CIO Takes Charge. We will hear from many leaders who are shaping the technology landscape including CEOs, A-list venture capitalists, and, of course, many of the best CIOs in the world. Join...
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Different Takes: Lessons On Why ‘Medicare For All’ Is Right Thing To Do; Single Payer Has To Make Good Business Sense

Mar 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on how to improve access to health care and lower...
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If We Know How to Prevent Falls, Why Are Our Patients Still Falling?

Mar 02, 2019 , American Journal of Nursing
Falls: at least ‘theoretically preventable.’ Sometimes it can feel as though managing fall risk takes up a big part of the day. You do your regular risk assessments, put safety measures into place, and still—patients fall. Considering the frailty of some patients, the many meds that contribute to falls, and the fact that even mild [...] The post If We Know How to Prevent Falls, Why Are Our Patients Still Falling? appeared first on Off the...
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