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A Dream of Horses: An Aging Veteran’s Healing Encounter

Jan 17, 2018 , American Journal of Nursing
“Let’s go for a ride,” I said to Joe as he lay expressionless on his bed, covered in blankets and staring at the ceiling. The room was stuffy with hot, stale air. No bigger than a walk-in closet, the space held the lifetime possessions, many of them scattered on the bed, floor, and windowsill, of [...] The post A Dream of Horses: An Aging Veteran’s Healing Encounter appeared first on Off the...
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Early puberty puts women at higher risk for heart disease and stroke

Jan 17, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Girls who start menstruating before they’re 12 years old may have a greater risk of heart disease and stroke later in life than their peers who go through puberty later, a U.K. study suggests....
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Viewpoints: Require Brain Exams For Presidents’ Physicals; Ensure Healthy Life For Babies; Are We Ready To Halt Spread of Disease?

Jan 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
A selection of opinions on health care from news outlets around the...
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Hurricane Katrina was a "tragedy turned into blessing" for musician

Jan 17, 2018 , CNN Health
John Michael Bradford was evacuated from for months during Hurricane Katrina, but a relationship he forged during that time inspired his life's passion - music...
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Hype Of Precision Medicine Getting Too Far Ahead Of The Facts, Experts Worry

Jan 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"We're getting better, but like many things in life, there's hope and hype. And that's also the reality with precision medicine right now," says Ben Park, an oncology professor at the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Hopkins. In other public health news: breast cancer, skin lightening, in-womb surgery, musical therapy, salty diets, and...
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Six teen suicides in six months in one Ohio district

Jan 17, 2018 , CNN Health
Late last week, Hayden Porter, a 15-year-old freshman at a high school in Ohio, took his life. He was the sixth current or former teenage student from the school district to kill themselves within the past six months....
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Early Testing For Influenza Symptoms Critical This Flu Season

Jan 16, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
As flu season picks up steam across the country, it’s important for people to be tested very early after symptoms that are compatible with influenza start, since there are effective treatments that can limit severe, life-threatening disease and curtail transmission to others. That advice comes fro......
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Dial announces Big Brothers Big Sisters of America partnership

Jan 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Together both companies will form the Healthier Futures program, which ensures that children facing adversity have the guidance needed to succeed in life while also teaching healthy hygiene habits. Read More...
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Viewpoints: Reversing The Downward Trend In U.S. Life Expectancy; Who Is Responsible For Kids’ Smartphone Use, Addiction?

Jan 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
A selection of opinions on health care from news outlets around the...
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Can Vitamins And Dietary Supplements Benefit Patients With Mitochondrial Disease?

Jan 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Defects in mitochondria, the tiny structures that power our cells by functioning as biological batteries, cause an array of complex, often life-threatening disorders that can affect any and all organs and systems. In the absence of validated, effective drug treatments, patients with mitochondrial di......
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Potentially Life-Saving Health Monitor Technology

Jan 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Sick babies in remote parts of the world could be monitored from afar thanks to new wearable technology designed by physicists at the University of Sussex. And parents at home, concerned about the risk of cot death, could keep track of their new babies' heart and breathing rates with automatic updat......
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Dial announces Big Brothers Big Sisters of America partnership

Jan 12, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Gisselle GaitanTogether both companies will form the Healthier Futures program, which ensures that children facing adversity have the guidance needed to succeed in life while also teaching healthy hygiene habits.  read...
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Exercise Reverses Negative Cardiac Effects

Jan 12, 2018 , eMedicine Health
Exercise May Reverse Negative Cardiac Effects of Sedentary...
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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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Exercise May Reverse Negative Cardiac Effects of Sedentary Life

Jan 12, 2018 , RxList
Two years of exercise begun in middle age can restore the heart's elasticity in previously sedentary adults and forestall the development of heart failure (HF) with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), results of a randomized study...
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5 ways to bring boring stories to life for employees

Jan 12, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Communicators sometimes must produce stories on dull but necessary topics. Here’s how to transform them into compelling...
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Dolphins Beat Humans, Chimps at ...

Jan 11, 2018 , WebMD
Using mirror images, researchers found that bottlenose dolphins show signs of self-awareness earlier in life than humans and...
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Mom’s age at birth linked to daughter’s later childlessness

Jan 11, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Moms who have children later in life are more likely to have daughters who don’t have kids, according to a new study....
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Life in Poor Neighborhoods Is Hard on the Heart

Jan 10, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Life in Poor Neighborhoods Is Hard on the HeartCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/9/2018 12:00:00...
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Supplementing shoppers’ lifestyles

Jan 09, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Michael JohnsenMerchandising is one important way for retailers to help shoppers navigate the VMS category. read...
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