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Former Tennessee Governor Touts Deep Medicaid Cuts In Race For Senate Seat

Sep 19, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
While governor, Phil Bredesen (D-Tenn.) faced a budget that advisers said was the toughest they'd seen in their careers. In a new campaign ad, Bredesen says he “saved TennCare," but those fixes came at a cost and proved controversial for many at the time. Bredesen is running for the Senate against Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) Medicaid news comes out Iowa and Michigan, as...
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Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

Sep 19, 2018 , CNN Health
By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, "my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body," he said....
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Come face to face with your target audience at Ragan’s biggest fall event

Sep 19, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Last chance: Sign up to sponsor our Employee Communications, PR & Social Media Summit at Microsoft...
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E-Cigarette Math And The FDA's Regulatory Dilemma

Sep 19, 2018 , Forbes
The FDA faces a tough regulatory decision on e-cigarettes: is it more important to stop teens from vaping or to help adults quit...
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Household disinfectants could be making kids overweight, study says

Sep 18, 2018 , CNN Health
Multi-surface cleaners and other commonly used household disinfectants could be making children overweight by altering the bacteria found in their guts, a new study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal suggests....
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Pig poop and coal ash a real concern for people in North Carolina floods

Sep 18, 2018 , CNN Health
Even after a hurricane's immediate threat of flooding goes away, North Carolina residents could face a host of potential health problems from the water brought by Hurricane Florence -- and from what that water leaves behind. In addition to the usual physical and mental challenges floodwater can typically bring, there is a potential problem for human health that involves some of the state's key industries: hog farming and coal power generation....
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Organ wait list shortcut: Patients accepting kidneys, hearts infected with hepatitis C

Sep 18, 2018 , CNBC Health
It seems like an implausible solution: Accepting a transplant of an organ that is infected with hepatitis C. But, some patients faced with a last resort are doing just that -- accepting infected organs and then starting a course of antiviral drugs to eliminate traces of the virus, USA Today...
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A look inside Chan Zuckerberg, the philanthropic project funded by billions in Facebook stock sales

Sep 16, 2018 , CNBC Health
Two years after Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan announced an audacious plan to use their Facebook fortune to try and end disease in their children's lifetime, The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has ballooned to 250...
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'Vampire Facial' Spa Clients to be Tested for HIV

Sep 15, 2018 , WebMD
In a vampire facial -- popularized by Kim Kardashian and other celebrities -- a patient's blood is drawn and then injected back into the face using...
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Allergan says revenue from aesthetics unit may double by 2025

Sep 15, 2018 , Reuters
Allergan Plc said revenue from its medical aesthetics business could double by 2025, even as it faces increasing competition for its blockbuster wrinkle treatment, Botox....
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People with psoriasis often face stigma, discrimination

Sep 15, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - People with the scaly skin condition psoriasis are often faced with people who don't want to shake hands with them and who see them - incorrectly - as contagious, according to a new study....
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Maternal obesity linked to complications in newborns

Sep 14, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Babies born to obese mothers are more likely to face complications as newborns, even if the mother doesn't have high blood pressure or diabetes, a new study suggests....
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1 in 3 College Freshmen Faces Mental Health Woes

Sep 14, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: 1 in 3 College Freshmen Faces Mental Health WoesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2018 12:00:00...
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Bigger Isn’t Necessarily Better: No Correlation Found Between Health Systems’ Size And Higher Revenues

Sep 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"This flies in the face of the conventional wisdom that has driven mergers," said Jeff Goldsmith, a national adviser for Navigant, which released the new data....
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FDA move on e-cigarettes means new risks for Fidelity funds

Sep 14, 2018 , Reuters
Fidelity Investments' bet on a privately held maker of e-cigarettes faces new risks after U.S. health regulators on Wednesday said they are considering a ban on flavored versions of the popular "vaping" products....
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Instagram now surfaces substance misuse resources for relevant searches

Sep 14, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Users who click through the popup will be provided with anonymous support hotlines, a treatment facility locator, peer support guidance, and other substance abuse...
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Boy's head impaled by meat skewer after fall from treehouse

Sep 13, 2018 , CNN Health
"He could've bled to death in that field, covered in yellowjackets," Shannon Miller said of his 10-year-old son, Xavier, who was impaled in the face with a meat skewer over the weekend in Missouri, CNN affiliate WDAF reports....
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After Unplanned Pregnancies, European Regulators Set To Release Study Of ‘Natural Cycles’ App Approved By FDA

Sep 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
While touted by the FDA as a safe and effective form of contraception if used carefullly, Natural Cycles is raising eyebrows overseas, highlighting the difficulties regulators face in different countries with new technologies. Public health news also examines health disparities and premature babies; implantable devices for treating mental health problems; teens who prefer online chatting to the real thing; and the causes of infants' projectile...
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Organizations post remembrances on social media for 9/11

Sep 12, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Americans have taken to Twitter and Facebook to share messages of mourning and resilience in memory of victims of the coordinated terrorist attacks that killed 2,996...
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Vaping residue can transfer between rooms

Sep 11, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Nicotine and other chemicals exhaled by e-cigarette smokers can move through air vents, leaving residue on surfaces in other locations, a new study found....
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