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McDonald's Says It Will Trim Antibiotics in Beef

Dec 14, 2018 , WebMD
The company's first step is to partner with its supplying beef producers in the top 10 beef sourcing markets to measure and understand the current use of antibiotics in its global supply...
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Can a coalition of 'superheroes' save the COP24 climate talks?

Dec 14, 2018 , CNN Health
Think of them as the Justice League for global warming diplomacy. They're the "High Ambition Coalition" and they arrived late this week at the beleaguered COP24 climate talks here in Polish coal country, wearing suits and hosting press conferences -- hoping to salvage a United Nations treaty that is meant to save the earth....
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Chain restaurants are less healthy than fast food, global study finds

Dec 14, 2018 , CNN Health
Fast food often gets the blame for calorific meals, but new research has found that your favorite chain restaurants are dishing up meals with even more excessive calories, worsening the global obesity epidemic....
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Three Predictions For 2019, Including A Real Life "Iron Man"

Dec 13, 2018 , Forbes
From bitcoin dominance to scaring the bejeezus out of global bond lords, some predictions for 2019 by A.T....
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Your favorite restaurant is more calorific than fast food, global study finds

Dec 13, 2018 , CNN Health
Fast food often gets the blame for calorific meals, but new research has found that your favorite chain restaurants are dishing up meals with even more excessive calories, worsening the global obesity epidemic....
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Excess body weight responsible for 4% of cancers worldwide, study says

Dec 13, 2018 , CNN Health
Excess body weight was responsible for 3.9% of cancer globally, or 544,300 cases, in 2012, according to a new report....
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McDonald's to curb antibiotic use in its beef supply

Dec 12, 2018 , Reuters
McDonald's Corp said on Tuesday it plans to reduce the use of antibiotics in its global beef supply, fueling projections that other restaurants will follow suit....
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Scientists to test tailor-made vaccine tech to fight epidemics

Dec 10, 2018 , Reuters
A global coalition set up to fight disease epidemics is investing up to $8.4 million to develop a synthetic vaccine system that could be tailor-made to fight multiple pathogens such as flu, Ebola, Marburg and Rabies....
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Traffic accidents are eighth leading cause of death globally

Dec 08, 2018 , CNN Health
The number of traffic-related deaths reached a high of 1.35 million in 2016, according to the 2018 Global Status Report on Road Safety, released by the World Health Organization on Friday. It has also moved up to the eighth leading cause of death for people of all ages, ahead of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis....
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Fitness app maker Freeletics brings in $45M

Dec 06, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The Series A funding will continue to fuel the European startup's push into global...
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Sleeping too much linked to a greater risk of disease and death

Dec 06, 2018 , CNN Health
The recommended amount of sleep for adults is six to eight hours a night. Sleeping more than those hours is associated with an increased risk of death and cardiovascular diseases, says a global study published Wednesday in the European Heart Journal....
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Global Spike in Measles a 'Serious Concern'

Dec 05, 2018 , eMedicine Health
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Too much sleep linked to a greater risk of disease and death, study finds

Dec 05, 2018 , CNN Health
The recommended amount of sleep for adults is six to eight hours a night. Sleeping more than those hours is associated with an increased risk of death and cardiovascular diseases, says a global study published Wednesday in the European Heart Journal....
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Global Spike in Measles a 'Serious Concern'

Dec 05, 2018 , RxList
Measles cases surged in 2017, as many countries saw severe outbreaks due to gaps in vaccination coverage, according to new data from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the CDC. Since 2000, more than 21 million lives have been saved through measles immunizations, but cases reported since 2016 increased by more than 30% worldwide, the report...
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Global Spike in Measles a 'Serious Concern'

Dec 05, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Global Spike in Measles a 'Serious Concern'Category: Health NewsCreated: 12/1/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/3/2018 12:00:00...
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McKesson to relocate HQ to Las Colinas, Texas

Dec 04, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
McKesson said the move — which will bring its global headquarters to the Dallas area — is in-line with its multiyear strategic growth initiative. Read More...
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Patient access to data: Global examples

Dec 04, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Giving patients control of their own data is essential, Dr. Shafi Ahmed, CMO, Medical Realities, says, adding that smartphones are an indispensable tool for empowering the...
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New data suggests people eat too much or not enough — and its costing trillions of dollars per year

Dec 02, 2018 , CNBC Health
According to the newly released Global Nutrition Report, malnutrition and obesity are costly problems...
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Viewpoints: Lessons On Infectious Diseases And Global Warming’s Danger To Public Health; Ketamine Is A Godsend For Suicidal Patients

Dec 01, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on these health topics and...
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Join the world on Monday in recognizing the strengths and struggles of people with disabilities

Dec 01, 2018 , CNN Health
Monday marks the annual International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The United Nations set up the global observance in 1992 to promote the welfare of people with disabilities and raise awareness of the difficulties they often face....
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