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Amputees Feel As Though Their Prosthetic Limb Belongs To Their Own Body

Aug 15, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The famous idiom "seeing is believing" is not enough to help amputees with the use of their prosthetic limb. Many amputees opt out of prolonged use of their prosthetic limb because their missing limb simply does not fit their prosthesis. In other words, their own perception of the missing limb, or t......
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State Highlights: Ailing New Hampshire Veterans Left Without Care When VA Fails To Pay Its Bills; Missouri Dems Reverse Course Over Including Anti-Abortion Message On Platform

Aug 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New Hampshire, Missouri, Ohio, Georgia, Arizona, Minnesota, Kansas, Florida, Iowa, California and Massachusetts....
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People Are Raising $650 Million On GoFundMe Each Year To Attack Rising Healthcare Costs

Aug 14, 2018 , Forbes
One in three campaigns through GoFundMe are for medical costs. A number of the GoFundMe campaigns are for people who do not have health insurance. Since health insurance is now guaranteed issue, should we fund people who did not fulfill their responsibility to obtain...
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Make Your Next Camping or Hiking Trip Trouble-free

Aug 14, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Make Your Next Camping or Hiking Trip Trouble-freeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/13/2018 12:00:00...
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Surprise Finding: For Very Sick Elderly, Lighter Sedation Won't Drop Risk Of Postoperative Delirium, Study Suggests

Aug 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say a study designed to see if reducing the amount of anesthesia reduces the risk of postoperative delirium in older patients surprisingly found that lighter sedation failed to do so in severely ill people undergoing hip fracture repair. But the study of 200 men......
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What happened on Easter Island? New theory proposed

Aug 14, 2018 , CNN Health
For decades, mystery has swirled around what happened to the founding population of the remote Easter Island, known for its towering stone statues depicting large carved heads. A long-held theory suggests that after the islanders set up camp and carved the giant statues, they destroyed their own society through infighting and a depletion of natural resources....
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Prove you’re a PR powerhouse and bring this iconic event to your organization

Aug 14, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
We’re looking for hosts for our PR & Media Relations Conference in New York City next...
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Tell us what you think: What are the biggest health care trends to watch out for?

Aug 13, 2018 , CNBC Health
Health care is among the leading sectors on the S&P 500 so far this...
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Swabbies looks to give busy parents a hand

Aug 11, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Started by mom and entrepreneur Carman Campbell, Swabbies is looking to make a splash with its applicator that the company said said makes applying diaper cream mess-free. Read More...
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Ample Partners For Rite Aid After End To Albertsons Deal

Aug 11, 2018 , Forbes
Rite Aid has ample opportunities to partner with health insurers and grow its EnvisionRx PBM into new Medicare Part D markets following the decision to end its merger with...
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Hallmark’s Free Card Friday campaign reaches milestone

Aug 11, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Hallmark announced that more than one million cards have now been picked up from its Gold Crown stores as part of the Free Card Friday campaign, which began in July. Read More...
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Childhood Brain Tumor Treatment May Hamper Adult Survivors

Aug 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Childhood Brain Tumor Treatment May Hamper Adult SurvivorsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/10/2018 12:00:00...
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Study: Open office plans hamper communication, productivity

Aug 11, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
For all our online flair and digital attention seeking, we still prefer a bit of privacy on the job. New research shows why workplace walls still...
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Severe Preeclampsia Heart Imaging Study Reveals Roots Of Cardiac Damage In Pregnant Women

Aug 10, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Johns Hopkins researchers say a heart imaging study of scores of pregnant women with the most severe and dangerous form of a blood pressure disorder has added to evidence that the condition — known as preeclampsia — mainly damages the heart’s ability to relax between contractions, making the organ ......
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No budget? No problem. Enter PR Daily’s Nonprofit PR Awards

Aug 10, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
We’re still accepting submissions for PR Daily’s 2018 Nonprofit PR Awards. Show off the videos, media relations campaigns and publications you’ve produced. The next deadline is on Aug....
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‘End Family Fire’: Advocates Want To Curb Children’s Deaths From Accidental Shootings By Giving The Problem A Name

Aug 10, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
“Just like the term ‘designated driver’ changed perceptions about drinking and driving, the term ‘Family Fire’ will help create public awareness to change attitudes and actions around this important matter," said Kris Brown, co-president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. In other public health news: online dating, dementia, sperm count, suicide, and heart...
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Collins booted from Energy & Commerce amid insider trading charges

Aug 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A major player in 340B drug discount reforms, Rep. Chris Collins (R-N.Y.) can't serve on the House Energy & Commerce Committee, a key health committee, until federal charges of insider trading are...
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State Highlights: Group Sues To Change Wording Of Ballot Initiative To Raise Montana’s Tobacco Taxes; States’ Top Health Concerns Revealed In Study On Google Trends

Aug 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Montana, Texas, D.C., Louisiana, Minnesota, California, Massachusetts, Colorado, New Hampshire and...
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Campaign on fistula brings renewed hope for rural Nigerian women

Aug 09, 2018 , Reuters
For four years, Nigerian mother Mariam Saraki has been unable to hold back urine after a complicated labor led to a vaginal fistula. Ashamed and isolated, it has cost her a husband and a community....
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Which Drugs Work Best for ADHD? Large Study Zeroes in on Two

Aug 09, 2018 , WebMD
The researchers compared seven ADHD drugs -- amphetamines (including lisdexamfetamine), atomoxetine, bupropion, clonidine, guanfacine, methylphenidate and modafinil -- and a placebo over 12 weeks of...
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