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Trump's language on shooter's mental health could be harmful

Feb 24, 2018 , CNN Health
President Trump called the Parkland high school shooter a "sicko." Experts say this kind of language is harmful, and studies show that most people with mental illness are more likely to be victims, not perpetrators....
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State Highlights: Ga. Nursing Home Staff Facing Murder Charges Linked To Veteran’s Death; Tenn. Wants $250M For Uncompensated Hospital Funds

Feb 24, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Georgia, Tennessee, Massachusetts, Kentucky, Minnesota, Virginia, California, Ohio, Oregon, Colorado, Florida and Puerto...
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High school swimmer saves life of opponent who was drowning

Feb 24, 2018 , CNN Health
Xavier Staubs, a 15-year-old Michigan teen, noticed a competitor sinking to the bottom of the pool after they each completed their race. Without hesitation, he dove right in....
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Young Tied to Obesity

Feb 24, 2018 , RxList
Sudden cardiac death in younger patients may be more highly correlated with obesity than is exertion during sports, a new study...
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Queen's University Announces Novel Drug Delivery System With Potential To Reduce Rates Of HIV

Feb 23, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (or PrEP) is when people at very high risk for HIV take HIV medicines daily to lower their chances of getting infected. PrEP can stop HIV from taking hold and spreading throughout the body. Queen’s, along with their collaborators, PATH, ViiV Healthcare, the Population C......
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More Americans Pushed Into High-Deductible Health Plans

Feb 23, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: More Americans Pushed Into High-Deductible Health PlansCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/22/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/22/2018 12:00:00...
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State Highlights: Medical Company Faces Criminal Charges Following Milwaukee Inmate’s Death; $7.5M Funds Approved in N.J. For Women’s Health

Feb 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Wisconsin, New Jersey, Ohio, Maryland, Minnesota, Florida, Kentucky, Virginia, South Carolina, New York, Missouri, Michigan, Texas, Tennessee, Georgia, Louisiana, California and...
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Trump's language on school shooter's mental health could be harmful, experts say

Feb 23, 2018 , CNN Health
President Trump called the Parkland high school shooter a "sicko." Experts say this kind of language is harmful, and studies show that most people with mental illness are more likely to be victims, not perpetrators....
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Blacks May Face Higher Stroke Risk From AFib

Feb 23, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Blacks May Face Higher Stroke Risk From AFibCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/21/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/22/2018 12:00:00...
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Breeze Through Allergy Season Without A Sneeze Find Natural Relief With Namaseed

Feb 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In addition to its allergy-fighting properties, this potent do-everything seed is hailed for its power to help treat a number of ailments including high blood pressure, asthma, sore throats, and more! Namaseed’s process ensures the oil is vegan, gluten-free, organic and certified Kosher. It’s also c......
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Viewpoints: ACA’s Future? Pros And Cons Of Limited-Care Insurance; Amazon Can’t Remedy Health Care

Feb 22, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages highlight these and other health...
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Hospital Charges For Outpatient Cancer Care Highly Variable, Medicare Billing Records Show

Feb 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
An analysis of recent Medicare billing records for more than 3,000 hospitals across the United States shows that charges for outpatient oncology services such as chemo infusion or radiation treatment vary widely and exceed what Medicare will pay by twofold to sixfold. A report of the findings, publ......
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State Highlights: Md. Lawmakers Consider State Mandate For Insurance; $850M Agreement Reached In Minn. Water Contamination Lawsuit

Feb 22, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Maryland, Minnesota, New York, Louisiana, Georgia, Missouri, Iowa and...
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Florida lawmakers refuse to debate assault rifles -- but say porn is dangerous

Feb 22, 2018 , CNN Health
Almost a week after 17 students and teachers were gunned down at a Florida high school, the state legislature voted against a measure to consider a ban on semi-automatic weapons. Instead, they declared pornography to be public health risk....
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Blacks May Face Higher Stroke Risk From AFib

Feb 22, 2018 , WebMD
New research finds that the risk of stroke is much higher in black Americans with afib than in whites with the...
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Survivors Of Blood Or Marrow Transplantation Are Likely To Experience Cognitive Impairment

Feb 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Allogeneic blood or marrow transplantation recipients are at a significantly higher risk of cognitive impairment in the years post-transplantation, according to a study published in Journal of Clinical Oncology. Published by Noha Sharafeldin, MD, MSc, PhD, instructor in UAB’s Institute for Cancer O......
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International Day Of Women And Girls In Science Highlights That Neuroscience Is Our Future

Feb 22, 2018 , Forbes
Last week, global leaders in science, technology and diplomacy gathered at the UN and universities around the world for the 3rd Annual International Day of Women & Girls in Science. Only 30% of the world’s researchers are women, but neuroscience is seeing a global uptick in female...
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MRI Technique Differentiates Benign Breast lesions From Malignancies

Feb 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
An MRI breast imaging technique that requires no contrast agent, combined with sophisticated data analysis, could reduce the number of unnecessary breast biopsies, according to a new study appearing online in the journal Radiology. Breast MRI currently is used to screen women at high risk of breast......
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Is your social media content highly shareable?

Feb 22, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Enter PR Daily’s 2018 Digital PR & Social Media Awards. Don’t miss the final deadline on March...
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Existing Drug Effective At Preventing Onset Of Type 1 Diabetes In 60% Of Patients

Feb 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A drug commonly used to control high blood pressure may also help prevent the onset of type 1 diabetes in up to 60% of those at risk for the disease, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Florida in Gainesville. The study was published ......
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