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In first issue of Digital Medicine journal, study finds little evidence that remote patient monitoring improves outcomes

Jan 17, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Remote patient monitoring is one of the hot topics in digital health and has grown increasingly popular in the last decade. But a recent data analysis questions whether or not remote patient monitor is effective in improving clinical...
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Insulin Vials and Pens May Not Contain Sufficient Insulin

Jan 17, 2018 , RxList
Insulin vials and cartridges sold in pharmacies may not contain sufficient concentrations of insulin, new research...
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Longer Looks: Crowdfunding Health Care; Rural Hospitals; And Life Expectancy

Jan 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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Research Finds Signs Of Recovery, Solidarity At Underground Safe Injection Site

Jan 10, 2018 , Forbes
Addiction researchers say supervised injection sites could bring the benefits they've shown abroad to patients here in the U.S., where opioid abuse overwhelms...
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Have The People Taking Care Of You Been Vaccinated? A New Poll Finds Most People Want Them To Be

Jan 10, 2018 , Forbes
During one of the most potent outbreaks in recent history of influenza in the United States, a new poll finds most people want their caregivers to be protected against the disease. And it could make all the difference in who they chose to take care of...
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Despite Prod By ACA, Tax-Exempt Hospitals Slow To Expand Community Benefits

Jan 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The Affordable Care Act mandated that hospitals exempt from taxes work to provide health benefits to the community. But a study finds that has been slow to get off the...
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Some Patients May Have Existing Immunity To CRISPR Gene Editing Therapies, Research Finds

Jan 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The study could be another snag for CRISPR-based therapies but scientists not involved with the research said its findings, if substantiated, could be worked around. In other public health news: alcohol abuse, stomach reduction surgery, autism and sleep...
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Air gun eye injuries rise 169% among kids, study finds

Jan 09, 2018 , CNN Health
The rate of children injuring their eyes with nonpowder guns rose 168.8% between 1990 and 2012 in the United States, a new study finds. Whereas, the overall rate of children's sports- and recreation-related eye injuries slightly declined during that time period....
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Have The People Taking Care Of You Been Vaccinated? A New Poll Finds Most People Want Them To Be.

Jan 09, 2018 , Forbes
During one of the most potent outbreaks in recent history of influenza in the United States, a new poll finds most people want their caregivers to be protected against the disease. And it could make all the difference in who they chose to take care of...
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High U.S. child mortality rate driven by deaths of infants, teens

Jan 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A new Health Affairs study finds from 2001 to 2010, U.S. children ages 1 to 19 had a 57% higher risk of death than children in 19 other developed...
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While Cancer Deaths Are Decreasing, U.S.’s No. 2 Killer Still Remains Formidable Foe

Jan 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Experts credit a decline in tobacco use for the improved rates, along with breakthrough drugs that have improved the chance of surviving a diagnosis. In other public health news: the IV bag shortage linked to the hurricane in Puerto Rico may be over soon; a study finds that antioxidants don't ease muscles after exercise; and...
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Childbirth Deaths Declining in U.S., New Report Finds

Jan 06, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Childbirth Deaths Declining in U.S., New Report FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/4/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/5/2018 12:00:00...
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Risky Behavior Decreased ‘Markedly’ Among Younger Students

Jan 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The proportion of high school students having sex continues to decrease, a new government study finds, and other students are waiting...
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Childbirth Deaths Declining in U.S., Report Finds

Jan 06, 2018 , WebMD
A new report, from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), reflected initial findings from a national initiative to reduce complications and deaths during...
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Majority of seniors want LTC and nursing home staff inoculated against flu, poll finds

Jan 06, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Michael JohnsenThe new poll results come at a time when nursing homes and assisted living facilities lag behind hospitals and other healthcare settings in the rate of flu vaccination among staff. read...
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Positive outcomes from WellDoc's BlueStar translate to cost savings, analysis finds

Jan 06, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
An analysis contracted by WellDoc found that the company’s digital therapeutic for Type 2 diabetes management could lead to an average savings of more than $250 per patient per...
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Depending On Where You Live In Minnesota, Medical Treatments Could Cost You 8 Times As Much

Jan 05, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
An "eye-opening" study finds vast disparities in cost within just one state. But some say that the study shows only one piece of the complex puzzle behind rising health care costs in Minnesota and across the...
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Longer Looks: Crowdfunding Health Care; Why Humans Sleep; And Pseudoscience In Health

Jan 05, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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Prenatal Vitamins Tied to Lower Autism Risk in Kids, Study Finds

Jan 05, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Prenatal Vitamins Tied to Lower Autism Risk in Kids, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/3/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/4/2018 12:00:00...
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No link between in-patient portal use and 30-day readmissions, study finds

Jan 05, 2018 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
A study published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association shows that in one patient population, use or non use of a patient portal had no statistically significant effect on 30-day readmissions or 30-day...
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