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Looming Global Crisis Means People's Diets Must Change: Experts

Jan 19, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Looming Global Crisis Means People's Diets Must Change: ExpertsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2019 12:00:00...
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Marie Kondo: The psychological benefits of tidying up

Jan 19, 2019 , CNN Health
Marie Kondo's tidying trend has benefits beyond clearing up space in your home. Decluttering also raises self-esteem, lifts moods, brings peace and improves lives, according to experts....
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Why vaping is so dangerous for teens

Jan 18, 2019 , CNN Health
Most of what we know about nicotine addiction in teens, we know from cigarettes. But experts say the technology and chemistry of vaping might pose an entirely different threat....
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Experts: People Must Change Diets to Save Earth

Jan 18, 2019 , WebMD
People will need to eat half as much sugar and red meat as now, and double the amount of plant-based foods they eat, including nuts, fruits, vegetables and legumes, to make sure the Earth will be able to feed a growing population of 10 billion people by 2050, according to an expert...
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4 experts shaking up the PR world

Jan 18, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
See how they’re helping MSNBC, Spotify, PayPal and ESPN gain unprecedented...
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As Teen Vaping Epidemic Continues To Increase, No Therapy Exists To Help Break Addiction

Jan 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The anti-smoking therapies on the market — such as nicotine patches and gums — are not approved for children. Teens who become addicted will just need to have ''discipline" to quit, some experts say. In other news on the epidemic, researchers say e-cigarettes seem to be more appealing to teens than tobacco and are causing more serious...
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Nature Or Nurture? Genetics Matters More For Understanding Disease

Jan 18, 2019 , Forbes
Nature or nurture? Now experts make clear that genes count more than environment, an extensive new study shows and challenges fundamental understanding that genetics and environment equally contribute to illness which has been taught in medical schools for...
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Medicaid block grant waiver reports revive hospitals' funding worries

Jan 17, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Trump administration is quietly considering allowing states to apply to convert their Medicaid programs into block grants that cap federal spending, which some experts say would lead to lower Medicaid payments for safety-net...
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U.S. shutdown taking toll on FDA, USDA inspection roles: experts

Jan 17, 2019 , Reuters
The partial government shutdown is taking a toll on key safety inspection duties performed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Department of Agriculture, food safety experts said on Wednesday....
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Given Expanse Of Opioid Epidemic, ‘Knowing How To Use Narcan Can Save A Life’

Jan 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
More public health campaigns encourage people to learn about the life-saving treatment for opioid overdoses. WBUR interviewed health care experts about the importance of having Narcan available in first-aid kits. News on drug epidemics looks at overdose numbers dropping in Kentucky and meth's resurgence, also....
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‘Fanciful, Inflated, Difficult To Decode And Inconsistent’: Experts Blast Rules Requiring Hospitals To Post Prices

Jan 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The Trump administration now requires hospitals to post their chargemasters online in an effort to increase pricing transparency in the industry. But many experts criticize the rules, saying the information is unusable to consumers. In other hospital news: children's hospitals brace for changes from the administration's tax reform law, and hospitals push physicians to go in-network....
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CMS Chief Acknowledges Flaws In Hospital Price Transparency Requirements But Says They’re An ‘Important First Step’

Jan 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Since Jan. 1, hospitals must post a list of their standard charges in a machine-readable format on their website and update the information at least once a year, but many experts have said that those numbers are meaningless to consumers....
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Public spaces should stock bleeding-control kits for mass casualties, experts say

Jan 12, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - As mass-casualty events and violent attacks in the U.S. continue to increase, military and emergency medicine experts are recommending that public venues install bleeding-control kits for at least 20 victims....
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Under Ever-Intensifying Scrutiny From Government, Juul Tries To Embrace Public Health Crusader Image

Jan 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Juul has launched a new $10 million ad campaign focusing on the pitch that e-cigarettes are helping curb the country's smoking habits. But experts are saying the new image relies on revisionist history....
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CDC: Flu season to be milder than last year

Jan 12, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Approximately 84,000 people have been hospitalized so far this flu season, which experts say points to signs of a milder season compared to last year that saw more than 80,000...
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Verma: Chargemaster rule is 'first step' to price transparency

Jan 11, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The CMS is working to improve a new rule requiring hospitals to post chargemaster prices on their websites after experts said the data wouldn't help consumers, Administrator Seema Verma said...
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Women Wait Longer to Seek Treatment for Heart Attack, Study Finds

Jan 11, 2019 , CardioSmart
Experts urge women to call 911 at first signs of heart attack, based on study that highlights delays in...
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Experts Outline Down Syndrome's Developmental Milestones

Jan 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Experts Outline Down Syndrome's Developmental MilestonesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/8/2019 12:00:00...
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Hospital at home tech: The ‘quiet revolution’ improving outcomes, cutting costs and building relationships

Jan 10, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
At CES 2019, experts from around the healthcare industry highlight the human benefits of home care...
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History Of Medical Breakthroughs Is Riddled With Ethical Breaches Like Chinese Scientist’s Decision To Edit Human Embryos

Jan 10, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
There's a dark history of lapses in ethics that have resulted in a greater knowledge of treatments and diseases. Experts take a look at just how researchers should weigh the risk factors of an experiment. In other public health news: weight loss, the flu, toxic chemicals in paint strippers, migraines, mental health and...
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