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The Four Ways To Promote Mental Health and Wellbeing In Build To Rent

Jan 22, 2019 , Forbes
Build to rent (BTR) is promoting real estate as a service in the residential space. One of the key elements of this service is the residents' mental and physical wellbeing. Find out how four leading BTR developers are transforming wellbeing into their...
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Pharmacists versus the flu

Jan 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Guest columnist Daniel Hussar discusses the key areas pharmacists can help combat the flu — diagnosing it and prescribing the appropriate medication. Read More...
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Digital physical therapy company Kaia Health lands $10M in Series A funding

Jan 22, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The company plans to use the money to expand its reach in the US, including a expanding to a New York office and more clinical...
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Citigroup discloses it pays women 29 percent less than their male counterparts

Jan 22, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
The banking group has faced pressure in the U.S. and abroad to address pay disparity. The unusual announcement has fired up critics and activists online; others applaud Citi’s...
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Toilet seat sensor tracks blood pressure, stroke volume, blood oxygenation

Jan 22, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
A recently published study found the toilet seat's readings to align with those measured through more conventional...
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Most parents still rely on myths to avoid colds

Jan 22, 2019 , CNN Health
As with many other aspects of parenting, when it comes to preventing colds, most parents trust the advice passed down by their own parents and grandparents....
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Fitbit stealth launches new activity, heart rate trackers for corporate partners, health plans

Jan 22, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The Fitbit Inspire and Fitbit Inspire HR aren't too different from the company's existing fitness trackers, but as of now are unavailable for consumer...
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A Story About How A Successful Outcome Doesn't Guarantee A Positive Patient Experience

Jan 22, 2019 , Forbes
The following is a story of a friend and a recent visit to a local hospital. Her story shows us that we remember whole experiences not just outcomes and that when we are in a vulnerable state we pay much more attention to how we are treated than anything...
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Scientists Discover New Potential Way To Stop Breast Cancer Spreading

Jan 22, 2019 , Forbes
Researchers have discovered a new way by which breast cancer cells hide from therapy in distant parts of the body, which may lead to a new treatment to prevent metastatic breast...
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Cancer survivors face stress from steep medical bills

Jan 22, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Cancer survivors have higher-than-average rates of medical financial hardship, a U.S. study suggests....
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Congress should follow California's lead in protecting consumers

Jan 22, 2019 , CNN Health
Many aspects of privacy protection in our country are broken and Congress is not doing its part to fix them. For example, when hackers obtained the private information of 148 million Americans in the 2017 Equifax breach, Congress did virtually nothing -- not even coming close to voting on bills, like the proposed Data Breach Prevention and Compensation Act, which would have done more to protect consumer information in the hands of credit bureaus....
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FDA approves Ontruzant, Samsung Bioepis’ Herceptin biosimilar

Jan 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Samsung Bioepis has received its first approval for an oncology drug from the Food and Drug Administration, which has given the green light to the company's Ontruzant — a biosimilar of Herceptin. Read More...
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Enjoy That Morning Brew: It Might Be Going Extinct

Jan 22, 2019 , Forbes
Did you know there are 124 species of coffee? A new study reveals that 60% of the coffee species around the world are in danger of going extinct. The world's favorite bean, arabica, is one of...
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Many migraine sufferers wary of alcohol as a headache trigger

Jan 22, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Many migraine sufferers avoid alcohol, saying it can trigger the severe headaches, a survey found....
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How (And Why) To Maintain Your Health And Wellbeing As A Founder

Jan 22, 2019 , Forbes
Research suggests as many as eight percent of startups began to fail because their founders burn out. So what hacks do different founders resort to in order to keep them on top of their...
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Sunday Riley intros A+ retinoid formula

Jan 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sunday Riley's A+ High-Dose Retinoid Serum, powered by a 6.5% blend of retinoids and botanicals, helps reduce the appearance of pores and wrinkles, the company said. Read More...
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Chinese scientist who gene-edited babies fired by university

Jan 22, 2019 , Reuters
A Chinese scientist who created what he said were the world's first "gene-edited" babies evaded oversight and broke ethical boundaries in a quest for fame and fortune, state media said on Monday, as his former university said he had been fired....
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Manufacturers are growing the men’s grooming category with new products

Jan 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Gone is the mind-set that men are not interested in anything more than basic grooming options. In its place is a more evolved understanding that, given the opportunity, men want to buy products that help them look and feel their best. Read More...
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Old Spice unveils new Fresher collection, brand ambassador

Jan 22, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Old Spice’s Fresher Collection consists of the Deep Scrub with Deep Sea Minerals, Exfoliate with Charcoal, Moisturize with Shea Butter, Cooling with Mint and Relax with Lavender products. Read More...
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Kate Merton on Business Values, Intellectual Humility, and Mentorship

Jan 22, 2019 , Forbes
Kate Merton, head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS New York, Boston and Philadelphia, discusses how big companies can stay true to their values, figure out their blind spots, and create cultures of...
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