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1422 Articles Matching "healthy"

Health Tip: Starting a Healthy Weight Loss Plan

Jan 19, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Starting a Healthy Weight Loss PlanCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2019 12:00:00...
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Minnesota Lawmakers Get A Lesson On Public Health Dangers Of Climate Change

Jan 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A doctor from Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate met with a new climate policy committee to inform them about the dangers of greenhouse gas emissions and how to regard legislative proposals about it. The advocacy group plans to travel to Washington, D.C. later this year to meet with more lawmakers. Legislative news comes out of Vermont, New Hampshire, Texas, Washington, Missouri and Virginia,...
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Junk food ads disproportionately target black and Hispanic kids: report

Jan 18, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Television advertising in the U.S. for candy, fast food, sugary drinks and other unhealthy treats continues to target mostly black and Hispanic youth, according to a new report that suggests this contributes to health disparities....
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Heart-Healthy Living Also Wards Off Type 2 Diabetes

Jan 18, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Heart-Healthy Living Also Wards Off Type 2 DiabetesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/16/2019 12:00:00...
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Slim but sedentary might face same heart risks as overweight

Jan 17, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Adults with a healthy weight but a sedentary lifestyle may have the same risk for heart attacks or strokes as people who are overweight, a recent study suggests....
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Study: Junk Food Ads Target Minority Kids

Jan 16, 2019 , WebMD
Fast food, candy, sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks accounted for 86 percent of food ad spending on black-targeted TV programming, and 82 percent of ad spending on Spanish-language TV, according to a new...
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Intestinal Bacteria From Healthy Infants Prevent Food Allergy

Jan 15, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New research shows that healthy infants have intestinal bacteria that prevent the development of food allergies. Researchers from the University of Chicago, Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Naples Federico II in Italy found that when gut microbes from healthy human infants were tra......
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Hidden in Plain Sight: What Nurses Need to Know About Food Insecurity

Jan 15, 2019 , American Journal of Nursing
Are any of the people you see in your office or clinic “food insecure?” How about the college friends of your children? Or perhaps your own coworker? Food insecurity is all around us. The United States Department of Agriculture describes food insecurity as the lack of “consistent, dependable access to adequate food for active, healthy [...] The post Hidden in Plain Sight: What Nurses Need to Know About Food Insecurity appeared first on Off the...
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Rutgers Campaign Seeks To Decrease Maternal Mortality Rates

Jan 15, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Shortly after giving birth to her son Brandon in 2011, Tara Hansen – while still in the hospital – told healthcare providers her body didn’t feel right. But they considered her a healthy post-partum patient and sent her home. Six days later, she died from an infection that had occurred during the b......
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The Medical Logistics Involved With Woman Giving Birth While In Vegetative State

Jan 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Police and health officials are investigating a nursing facility over what happened with a woman in Arizona who gave birth while in a 14-year vegetative state. Medical officials say the kind of incident is rare, but that, medically speaking, the pregnancy could have been a perfectly healthy one for the baby....
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Doctor lays out need-to-know basics on vitamins, supplements

Jan 11, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Most people don't need to take vitamins or nutritional supplements because they can get all the nutrients they need by eating a healthy diet, a new patient resource published in JAMA Internal Medicine underscores....
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Health Tip: Foster Healthy Hair Habits for Kids

Jan 11, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Foster Healthy Hair Habits for KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/9/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/9/2019 12:00:00...
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U.S. fast food chains offering more healthy options for kids

Jan 10, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Healthier sides and drinks were added to U.S. fast-food restaurant kids' menus in the past decade, but healthy combinations are still rarely offered as the default option, researchers say....
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SVS Foundation: Be 'Circulation Smart' - Know What It Takes To Have A Healthy Vascular System

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
If this is the year you hope to take charge of your heath, knowing the signs of vascular disease and vascular health is sure to help. Vascular disease is a common disorder, particularly in older adults. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD), for example, occurs in 12-20% of adults over the age of 60, a......
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Capturing Chemotherapy Drugs Before They Can Cause Side Effects

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Although chemotherapy can kill cancer cells very effectively, healthy cells also suffer. If doctors could remove excess chemotherapy drugs from a patient's bloodstream after the medicines have done their job, they might reduce side effects such as hair loss and nausea. Now, researchers have develop......
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End Of Tax Penalty Could Fall Hardest On Previously Uninsured Californians

Jan 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A new report shows that Hispanics, young people, the healthy and the poor — all groups with high rates of uninsurance before the Affordable Care Act — are the most likely to forgo insurance now that the tax penalty for not having it has been...
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Do digital tools fail to show impact in high-risk, high-cost populations?

Jan 08, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The top-funded private digital health companies in the U.S. tended to look at healthy populations in their studies published in peer-reviewed...
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The Skinny on Schools' Efforts to Promote Healthy Eating

Jan 06, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: The Skinny on Schools' Efforts to Promote Healthy EatingCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/3/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/4/2019 12:00:00...
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Genetic Childhood Disorders Show Up In 9% Of Healthy Babies Who Get DNA Tests, But Debate Remains Over Screening

Jan 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Researchers hail the latest findings, saying it's important to get out in front of health problems and inform personalized care. But skeptics remain and few parents seem interested. Public health news also focuses on longevity secrets, respect for seniors, tips to staying on the Mediterranean diet and the continuing debate on fish oil...
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The secret to a long, happy, healthy life? Respect

Jan 04, 2019 , CNN Health
We've long been told to respect our elders. But now there is scientific evidence that respect can potentially save lives among the elderly and keep them both physically and mentally healthy....
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