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Philip Morris stop-smoking campaign attacked as PR stunt

Oct 23, 2018 , Reuters
Marlboro cigarette maker Philip Morris International drew accusations of hypocrisy on Monday after using a four-page newspaper advertisement to urge smokers to quit cigarettes....
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State Highlights: Massachusetts Is Flush With Mental Health Providers, But Many People Still Struggle To Find Help; Public Comment Period For Va. Work Requirements To Conclude Saturday

Oct 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Massachusetts, Virginia, Utah, Texas, Ohio, New Hampshire, Texas, California and...
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Rite Aid names Kidchamp Award recipient

Oct 23, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Rite Aid announced that Lisa Followay, executive director of the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio, or ASPO, has been awarded its Kidchamp Award, which recognizes individuals for their unwavering efforts in helping provide athletes with disabilities the opportunity to compete in competitive and recreational sports. Read More...
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CDC Launches Ambitious Initiative To Kick-Start Nation’s Stalled Progress Against Cardiovascular Death Rate

Oct 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
With the campaign, CDC hopes to prevent a million heart attacks and strokes by the year 2022. The campaign would focus on small steps Americans can take to cut their risk factors, such as exercising the recommended amount and giving up smoking. Meanwhile, New York City wants to tackle Americans' sugar addiction....
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Any Kind Of Exercise Can Help With Mental Health, But Playing Team Sports Can Amplify That Boost

Oct 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"If you just run on a treadmill for example, it's clear that you're getting that biological stimulation. But perhaps there are other elements of depression that you're not going to be tapping into," said Adam Chekroud, one of the study's authors. In other public health news: memory, the polio-like illness that's striking children, suicide, loneliness in HIV patients, and...
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JUUL's social media campaign resonates alarmingly with teens

Oct 23, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The popular e-cigarette brand JUUL is attracting an alarming number of teens online, researchers say. At least a quarter of JUUL's twitter followers may be under 18, they write in the Journal of Adolescent Health....
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Marlboro maker attacked for "hypocritical" anti-smoking campaign

Oct 23, 2018 , CNN Health
The world's biggest international tobacco company has come under fire for a "hypocritical" campaign encouraging people to give up cigarettes....
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U.S. farmers, government fight risk of African swine fever

Oct 23, 2018 , Reuters
U.S. hog farmers are ramping up safety procedures and leaving animal-feed ingredients imported from China in storage in an attempt to keep out a highly contagious swine disease that is sweeping through Asia and Europe....
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Deadly violence in DRC hampers Ebola control

Oct 23, 2018 , CNN Health
A fresh round of deadly violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu province -- the epicenter of an Ebola outbreak -- continues to hamper efforts to stamp out the disease....
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Concentric Health Experience ends silence over postpartum depression, earns 'Best in Show' award

Oct 21, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Campaign of the Year in the 2018 Healthcare Marketing Impact Awards tried to strike a balance between keeping it interesting while remaining respectful of those suffering from postpartum...
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Crafting healthcare marketing messages that make a difference

Oct 21, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Modern Healthcare and Ad Age are excited to announce winners of the 2018 Healthcare Marketing Impact Awards. These campaigns spotlight how personal storytelling is an integral part of the push for a more consumer-centric healthcare...
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Marketers eye storytelling to drive engagement for healthcare companies

Oct 21, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Two winners from the 2018 Healthcare Marketing Impact Awards detail how and why they created campaigns aimed at spurring greater employee and consumer...
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Student agency crafts ride-share campaign for American Cancer Society

Oct 20, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A new public service campaign created by University of Southern California undergrads for the American Cancer Society aims to help recruit volunteers for the Road to Recovery ride-sharing service to ferry patients to...
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Preeclampsia Tied to Tripling of Dementia in Later Life

Oct 20, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Preeclampsia Tied to Tripling of Dementia in Later LifeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/17/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/18/2018 12:00:00...
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USC says it's tentatively agreed to $215M settlement over gynecologist misconduct claims

Oct 20, 2018 , CNN Health
The University of Southern California said Friday it has "reached agreement in principle" on a $215 million class-action settlement after students filed lawsuits accusing former campus gynecologist Dr. George Tyndall of sexually abusing them....
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15 terrifying office specters to flee this Halloween

Oct 20, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Beware! Brainstorm vampires. Spirit-spoiling werewolves. Home-haunting honchos. They’re all creeping from the corporate graveyard as Halloween looms, so grab your torches and...
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Energy Department Officials Making Shift To A Top Adviser Spot At Veterans’ Affairs

Oct 20, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
John Mashburn has previously served as the policy director of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign....
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Map of Mouse Hippocampus Could Be Weapon Against Alzheimer's

Oct 20, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Map of Mouse Hippocampus Could Be Weapon Against Alzheimer'sCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/17/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/18/2018 12:00:00...
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Protecting Coal Miners From Black Lung Disease

Oct 20, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Black lung disease didn’t go away with pickaxes and carbide lamps. Today’s coal miners may use diesel-powered equipment to break through rock and light their way with LED bulbs, but they still get black lung, an irreversible and potentially fatal condition. In fact, black lung has been on the rise a......
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Preeclampsia Tied to Tripling of Dementia Later

Oct 19, 2018 , WebMD
Women with a history of preeclampsia were 3.4 times more likely to suffer from vascular dementia later in life, researchers have found. This form of dementia is triggered by impaired blood flow in the...
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