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The Alluring Mirage Of Digital Health

Feb 19, 2019 , Forbes
We should employ and leverage information technology tools. But digital health is not a panacea, and we should not place much faith on government edicts, data analytics and logarithms as a substitute for the hard work and hard choices necessary to improve the health of...
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Interval training burns off more pounds than jogging or cycling

Feb 19, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Workouts that mix up a variety of intense exercises with brief recovery periods in between may help people lose more weight than chugging along at a steady pace on a treadmill or exercise bike, a research review suggests....
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Does The Herbicide RoundUp® Cause Cancer?

Feb 19, 2019 , Forbes
RoundUp® is the most widely used herbicide in the world. Although 100s of studies have shown that RoundUp is safe, a new study presents evidence for a 41% increase in cancer risk in agricultural workers exposed to high levels. It seems, though, that the new study is...
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Lifelab adds to Kids HoneyWorks line

Feb 16, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Lifelab Health, which makes HoneyWorks Adult Soothing Throat Spray Plus Zinc and HoneyWorks Adult Honey Cough Syrup Plus Dextromethorphan, is adding the Kids HoneyWorks line. Read More...
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Asthma Pill Targets Airway Muscles To Decrease Attacks

Feb 16, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Results from a phase II clinical trial, experimental work on cells and computational modelling have together shown why the first pill for asthma in 20 years can help reduce asthma attacks. Researchers from Leicester (UK) and Vancouver (Canada) have shown that the investigational drug, Fevipiprant (......
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Walmart Adds 12th Center Of Excellence To Knee, Hip Surgery Network

Feb 16, 2019 , Forbes
Walmart said Ochsner Health System will be the 12th healthcare provider in its Center of Excellence program for joint replacement surgeries for its...
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Health tech is so old-fashioned that Google had to adapt its cloud service to work with fax machines

Feb 15, 2019 , CNBC Health
Google's booth at the HIMSS medical conference featured a demo for a potential service for faxing medical information to Google...
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Paramedics not washing their hands nearly enough

Feb 15, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Hand hygiene compliance among paramedics may be "remarkably low," according to a study that monitored ambulance workers in Scandinavia and Australia over six months....
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The 'Salt Queen' working to transform the health of a nation

Feb 15, 2019 , CNN Health
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AI Diagnosis Tool Bridges The Gap Between Doctors And Patients

Feb 14, 2019 , Forbes
AI technology has been held up as the cure for healthcare, but radical systemic change may not help in the short term. AI diagnostic tools accessible to patients and doctors may give patients peace of mind, and reduce doctors' workloads at the same time - without interfering with their...
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Boy Scout Motto – Be Prepared – Works For Parents Of Campers With Allergies And Asthma

Feb 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The idea of summer camp looms large for many kids who wonder: Will I make any friends? What if I get lost in the woods? And for campers with allergies and asthma, “What if I have an allergic reaction or an asthma attack?” “When kids head off to summer camp, especially for the first time, they have ......
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How to smash modern barriers to productivity

Feb 13, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Follow this guidance to mitigate costly workplace distractions, disorganization and...
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Spok expands communications platform with multidevice workflow support

Feb 13, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The Spok Go and Spok Conduct products are available now, with Spok Navigate coming in the...
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How to Decide When You're Too Sick to Work

Feb 13, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: How to Decide When You're Too Sick to WorkCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/10/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/11/2019 12:00:00...
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AHA News: Her New Workout Routine Helped Spot a Rare Heart Defect

Feb 13, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Her New Workout Routine Helped Spot a Rare Heart DefectCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/8/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/11/2019 12:00:00...
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How Humana measures the benefits of its enterprise social network

Feb 12, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
You know you are making a difference by opening up discussion in a social channel. Now how can you prove that to the...
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Fast-Moving Bill To Curtail Voter-Approved Medicaid Expansion Secures Key Approval In Utah Legislature

Feb 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Lawmakers who have been worrying about the long-term costs of expanding Medicaid have been quickly working to roll back some of the changes that Utah voters approved through a ballot initiative in November's elections. Other Medicaid news focuses on waivers, delays in payment and mental health...
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Apple's deal with the VA is a big step toward giving patients control over their own health info

Feb 12, 2019 , CNBC Health
Apple's work with the VA is important, and not just for veterans. The barriers that have prevented people from accessing their health data are now coming...
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Evidence Emerges That Promising Flu Killer Drug Doesn’t Work Well For Some Patients

Feb 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A mutant viral strain can stop the anti-flu medication Xofluza from working. Other public health news reported over the weekend covers depression, mental health struggles, gene-edited babies, anti-aging research, medication dosages for kids, hospital toxic waste, multiple sclerosis and...
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How to prioritize listening among your workforce

Feb 12, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
With the onslaught of messaging and other noise assailing us daily, it takes diligent effort to focus on what other people—colleagues and clients alike—have to say. Consider this...
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