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For Enhanced Creativity, Brainstorm Ideas -- And Then Let Them Cook

Mar 24, 2019 , Forbes
A new study finds that people have a creative advantage when they generate many ideas and then walk...
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Your health app could be sharing your medical data

Mar 23, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - That nifty new health app you downloaded to your phone to keep track of your meds might be sharing your information with a host of unrelated companies, some of which have nothing to do with healthcare, a new study finds....
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Longer Looks: New York And Surprise Medical Bills; The Fertility Doctor’s Secret; And Medicare For America

Mar 23, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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Precision Medicine Is Hot Field These Days, But It’s Undermined By Lack Of Diversity In Genetic Research

Mar 23, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
An analysis finds that 78 percent of all individuals included in genomic studies of disease up to 2018 were of European descent. In other public health news: loneliness in teens, childhood trauma, trigger warnings, cancer and vaccines by mail....
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More US school-age children die from guns than on-duty US police or global military fatalities, study finds

Mar 23, 2019 , CNN Health
Gun deaths of school-age children in the United States have increased at an alarming rate, with 38,942 fatalities among 5- to 18-year-olds from 1999 to 2017, according to a new study by Florida Atlantic University's Schmidt College of Medicine....
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Stopping Aspirin 3 Months After Stent Is Safe, Study Finds

Mar 21, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Stopping Aspirin 3 Months After Stent Is Safe, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/20/2019 12:00:00...
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Prescribing Healthy Food In Medicare/Medicaid Is Cost Effective, Could Improve Health Outcomes

Mar 21, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A team of researchers modeled the health and economic effects of healthy food prescriptions in Medicare and Medicaid. The study, published today in PLOS Medicine, finds that health insurance coverage to offset the cost of healthy food for Medicare and/or Medicaid participants would be highly cost ef......
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Study finds key details about 'punch drunk syndrome' and Alzheimer's

Mar 21, 2019 , Reuters
Scientists studying damaged brains of boxers and other sports people have found key details about a head injury-linked disease called "punch drunk syndrome" that could help the development of new diagnostics and treatments for Alzheimer's....
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Study Finds Test Of Protein Levels In The Eye A Potential Predictor Of (Future) Alzheimer's Disease

Mar 20, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Low levels of amyloid-β and tau proteins, biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease (AD), in eye fluid were significantly associated with low cognitive scores, according to a new study published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. Led by researchers at Boston Medical Center, the study is the first to con......
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Study finds weight loss target for morbidly obese before knee surgery

Mar 20, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - For morbidly obese patients having knee replacement surgery, losing at least 20 pounds beforehand leads to shorter hospital stays and lower odds of being discharged to a facility, a new study has found....
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Minn. House Passes Bill That Would Raise Registration Fees For Drugmakers With The Money Going Toward Opioid Crisis

Mar 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The fees would bring in $20 million a year and would be used for education, intervention, treatment and recovery strategies. Meanwhile, a report finds that opioid and suicide deaths in the state are still on the rise....
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Daily or high-potency cannabis increases risk of psychotic disorder, study finds

Mar 20, 2019 , CNN Health
Legalization of marijuana, both for medical and recreational use, continues to spread across the globe even as the possible health risks (or benefits) are not fully known. Case in point, according to new research, people who use cannabis daily, as well as those who use high-potency weed, may be three times more likely to develop psychotic disorder than never-users....
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Second U.S. jury finds Bayer's Roundup caused cancer

Mar 20, 2019 , Reuters
A U.S. jury on Tuesday found Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused cancer, a blow to the company eight months after another jury issued a $289 million verdict over similar claims in a different case....
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Cardiac Procedure Reduces Risk Of Dementia In Patients With A-Fib And Carotid Artery Disease Better Than Medications

Mar 19, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Even though many medical practitioners may opt not to perform procedures on higher-risk patients, new research finds that it may be a good idea for those who suffer from both atrial fibrillation and heart disease. In a new study from the Intermountain Healthcare Heart Institute in Salt Lake City, r......
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One In Three Preteens Screens Positive For Suicide Risk, Study Finds

Mar 18, 2019 , Forbes
A small NIH study found that 1 in 3 children between the ages of 10-12 screened positive for risk of suicide during emergency department (ED)...
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Three or more eggs a week increase your risk of heart disease and early death, study says

Mar 16, 2019 , CNN Health
It's been debated for years: Are eggs good or bad for you? People who eat three or four eggs a day -- or any equivalent of 300 mg of dietary cholesterol -- have a higher risk of both heart disease and early death compared to those who eat fewer eggs, new research finds....
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AI And MRIs At Birth Can Predict Cognitive Fevelopment At Age 2, UNC Study Finds

Mar 16, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Researchers at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine used MRI brain scans and machine learning techniques at birth to predict cognitive development at age 2 years with 95% accuracy. “This prediction could help identify children at risk for poor cognitive development shortly after birt......
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Longer Looks: Expensive ERs; Ending HIV; And Gun Injury Data

Mar 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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Quality of surgical care across a hospital network may vary

Mar 15, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Just because the flagship hospital gets good marks for patient care doesn't mean results will be equally good in affiliated hospitals in the same network, a new study finds....
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Exercise Plus Less Sitting Improves Blood Pressure in Obese Adults

Mar 15, 2019 , CardioSmart
Breaking up sitting with just three minutes of activity has immediate heart-health benefits, finds Australian...
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