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Longer Looks: Health Care For The Undocumented; Health Care Drones; And The Heidi Group

Jun 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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‘A Relief To Women’: Injectable Birth Control Does Not Raise HIV Risk, Study Finds, And Is As Safe As Other Methods

Jun 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The safety rating for the hormone shot Depo-Provera was lowered several years ago, frustrating women in Africa who found it an easier method to hide and sometimes the only option offered. In other news on HIV: a new documentary and harmful syringe...
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State Highlights: Virginia Governor Plans Public Talks On Gun Control; Abuse Occurred To 20% Of Medicare Patients During ER Transports In Eight States, Report Finds

Jun 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Virginia, Florida, Maryland, California, New York, Arizona, North Carolina, District Of Columbia, Minnesota, Colorado, Missouri, Ohio and...
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Study Finds Hundreds of Medical Procedures To Be Ineffective

Jun 14, 2019 , Forbes
A team of researchers found that nearly 400 medications, devices, and procedures currently in use are...
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Nursing home abuse frequently goes unreported, government agency finds

Jun 13, 2019 , CNN Health
Abuse in nursing homes remains under-reported in the United States, according to reports released Wednesday by the Department of Health and Human Services' Office of the Inspector General....
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Sleep habits linked with blood sugar control in diabetes and prediabetes

Jun 12, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Too little sleep - or too much - can be tied to problems with blood sugar levels, not just in people with diabetes but also in people at high risk for developing the disease, a new study finds....
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Taking Care of Your Teeth Benefits Heart Health

Jun 10, 2019 , CardioSmart
Frequent tooth brushing and dental visits could reduce risk for heart disease, finds study of a large Korean...
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Longer Looks: The Abortion Debate; Rejecting Gender Binaries; And The Origin Of ‘Medicare For All’

Jun 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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Antibiotics Pollute Rivers Worldwide, Study Finds

Jun 08, 2019 , WebMD
The most common one found was trimethoprim, which is primarily used to treat urinary tract infections. It was detected at 307 of the 711 sites, according to the...
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The cost of cancer: 25% of survivors face financial hardship, report finds

Jun 08, 2019 , CNN Health
Cancer can take a toll not only on the body but also a patient's bank account -- and just how much of a toll has been revealed in a new report....
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It’s Not Just Cancerous Cells That Are Mutated, Study Finds. Our Normal Tissue Is ‘Quite Messy,’ Too

Jun 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The research upended a common belief that "normal" cells are simply replicas of each other. Instead, even non-cancerous cells pick up a lot of mutations along the way. The discovery could help to better detect cancer. In other public health news: stress, parasites, the HPV vaccine, preparing for death, and...
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Red and Processed Meats Increase Risk for Heart Disease

Jun 07, 2019 , CardioSmart
Not all animal products threaten heart health, finds European study of 500,000...
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U.S. soldiers have worse heart health than civilians

Jun 06, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - U.S. soldiers are more likely to have poor heart health than civilians of similar ages, a new study finds....
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'Secret Shopper' Study Finds Many Who Need Addiction Treatment Can't Get It

Jun 06, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 'Secret Shopper' Study Finds Many Who Need Addiction Treatment Can't Get ItCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/5/2019 12:00:00...
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Addiction Treatment Denied For Many, Study Finds

Jun 05, 2019 , WebMD
When researchers called doctors' offices asking for a visit to get buprenorphine so they could stop using heroin, 46% of those who said they had Medicaid were turned...
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FDA Finds Toxic Nonstick Compounds in Grocery Store Foods

Jun 05, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: FDA Finds Toxic Nonstick Compounds in Grocery Store FoodsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/4/2019 12:00:00...
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Overall Cancer Mortality Continues to Decline

Jun 04, 2019 , RxList
The latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer finds that, for all cancer sites combined, cancer death rates continued to decline in men, women, and children in the United States from 1999 to 2016. Overall cancer incidence rates, or rates of new cancers, decreased in men from 2008 to 2015, after increasing from 1999 to 2008, and were stable in women from 1999 to 2015. In a special section of the report, researchers looked at cancer rates and trends in adults ages 20 to...
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CRISPR gene-edited babies may be at increased risk of early death, study finds

Jun 04, 2019 , CNN Health
Our genomes contain two copies of the CCR5 gene. It is known that people who carry two defective copies of this gene are highly resistant to HIV. But this double mutation of the CCR5 gene, which a Chinese scientist intentionally edited into human embryos last year, is also associated with a 21% increased risk of dying early, a new study showed....
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Trump administration is responsible for the largest reduction in protected land in US history, study finds

Jun 01, 2019 , CNN Health
The Trump administration is responsible for the largest reduction in the boundaries of protected land in US history according to a new study....
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Kids who play violent videogames may be more likely to pick up a gun and pull the trigger

Jun 01, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Children who either played or watched a videogame that included gun violence were more likely afterward to handle a gun and pull the trigger, a new study finds....
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