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As Occupancy Rates Decline, Rural Nursing Homes Grapple With Financial Insecurity And Possible Closures

Mar 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
"When you are skating on thin ice with your margins, any movements in payer type can really move the needle," said Bill Kauffman, senior principal at NIC. More than 440 rural nursing homes have closed or merged nationwide in the last decade....
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Intermountain at Home looks to push the boundaries of tech-enabled virtual care

Mar 16, 2019 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
The program uses a mix of home visits and telehealth technologies to bring more services to the...
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Enjoying The Simplest Things Is The Most Sustainable Path To Wellness

Mar 15, 2019 , Forbes
Deliciously Ella is partly a result of Ella finding a passion and joy for cooking nutritious, plant-based meals at home. And when you enjoy what you do, you’re much more likely to bring about balance and well-being in your...
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Common Chemicals Harm Sperm in Both Men and Dogs

Mar 15, 2019 , WebMD
Previous studies have reported a 50 percent decline in human sperm quality worldwide in the past 80 years. Another study by the same U.K. team found a similar decline in domestic dogs, pointing to the possibility that chemicals present in the home could be a...
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The African Childhood Cancer Specialists Lost On Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302

Mar 13, 2019 , Forbes
Among the 32 Kenyans onboard Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 were three women on their way back home after a conference focused on improving the lives of children with cancer in...
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More than 12,000 cases of Pillsbury flour recalled over salmonella concerns

Mar 13, 2019 , CNN Health
Hometown Food Company issued a voluntary recall for select Pillsbury Unbleached All Purpose Flour products, amid concerns they may be contaminated with salmonella, the US Department of Agriculture said....
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Parents who avoid smoking at home may still vape around kids

Mar 12, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Parents who use both traditional and e-cigarettes may vape around kids at home and in cars even when they don't smoke around their kids, a U.S. study suggests....
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HealthJoy's AI-powered employee benefits platform raises $12.5M

Mar 12, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The US Venture Partners-led Series B round will help HealthJoy expand its staff at home and...
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Without vaccine, hundreds of children die in Madagascar measles outbreak

Mar 09, 2019 , Reuters
Two months ago, giggles floated through the home of fisherman Dada as his four-year-old son played ball outside with his two younger cousins on one of Madagascar's famed sun soaked beaches....
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State Highlights: Illinois Lawmaker Pushes For Stiffer Penalties For Understaffed Nursing Homes In Light Of Sepsis Problem; Maryland Vote Set On ‘Aid-In-Dying’ Bill

Mar 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Illinois, Maryland, Iowa, Texas, Ohio, Washington, Missouri, Minnesota and...
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Conjoined twins return home after lifesaving surgery in Australia

Mar 08, 2019 , CNN Health
Two Bhutanese conjoined twins who traveled to Australia to be separated have returned home this week, completing a nearly 12,000-mile round trip to receive the life-saving surgery....
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AHA News: A Home Near 'Green Space' Could Cut Heart Attack Risk

Mar 08, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: A Home Near 'Green Space' Could Cut Heart Attack RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/5/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/6/2019 12:00:00...
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UVA's pediatric remote monitoring program Building HOPE sees success in the NICU

Mar 08, 2019 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The program gives parents an iPad with patient-specific measurements and variables for them to gather at...
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Tiger Tail USA, Andy Paige Style win Buyers’ Choice Awards

Mar 08, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Tiger Tail U.S.A's Massage Foam Roller and Andy Paige Style's GirlyGoGarter lingerie accessory caught buyers' eyes at the ECRM Home Health and Caregiver Solutions EPPS. Read More...
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Senate hearing examines 'devastating' nursing home abuse

Mar 07, 2019 , CNN Health
The phone rang shortly before Christmas in 2014....
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Lawmakers Turn To Johns Hopkins For Best Practices On Overcoming Interlocking Obstacles That Impede Recovery From Opioid Addiction

Mar 07, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
There are usually many complex reasons that those addicted to opioids struggle with recovery--including the struggles of being homeless or not having insurance. Lawmakers, who wanted to bring a fresh set of of eyes to the problem, toured Johns Hopkins looking for answers. News on the crises comes out of Ohio, as well....
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Tasso scores $6.1M for patch-based home blood testing

Mar 06, 2019 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
The Cedars Sinai-incubated company plans to launch its first product in Q2...
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Pennsylvania Opioid Cases Are Homeless While Trial Lawyers Take Shots At Each Other

Mar 06, 2019 , Forbes
Seven appeals and plenty of in-fighting have Pennsylvania counties behind schedule in their quest to hold dozens of companies liable for the nation's painkiller...
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Exercising Helps Seniors Stay Independent After Discharge From Hospital

Mar 06, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Seniors make up 18% of Canada’s population yet account for 42% of hospitalizations. Hospital stays can have serious impacts, such as decreased mobility, a greater risk of falling, and readmission to hospital, which become obstacles to seniors remaining independent and staying at home. To reduce thes......
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FDA Expected to OK Ketamine-Like Depression Drug

Mar 06, 2019 , WebMD
If the drug, Spravato, is approved, only patients who have failed at least two other antidepressants will be eligible for a prescription, and it will be given only in certified treatment centers, not sent...
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