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Talking to a therapist through Alexa could make mental health care more accessible

Apr 21, 2019 , CNBC Health
For many people who struggle with anxiety and depression, it's a huge challenge to find a therapist they can afford. Now, a growing group of apps, including Talkspace and The Difference, are using technology to improve...
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What school threats and lockdowns are doing to a generation of children

Apr 20, 2019 , CNN Health
Schools across the country are facing the possibility of security threats. Many have plans in place and run drills to prepare for the unthinkable. But lockdown drills and the constant discussion of danger can confuse and traumatize children. And it doesn't necessarily make them safer....
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Montana Lawmakers Send Medicaid Expansion Bill With Work Requirements To Governor

Apr 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The legislation comes as Montana faces an expiration date on the state's Medicaid expansion, which was approved in 2015. "It was in our best interest to continue the program to help as many folks as we can, especially with drug addictions [and] mental illness. Those are big things that plague Montana, and they’re very expensive. And everyone that we can treat and have success in those areas is a huge win for everyone," said Republican state Rep. Ed Buttrey of Great...
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From The State Capitols: Conn. Lawmakers Fret Over Price Tag For Covering Undocumented Children; Washington’s Long-Term Care Benefits Measure Gains Momentum

Apr 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
News from state legislatures comes out of Connecticut, Washington, Arizona, Maryland, California and Florida....
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A measles outbreak is dividing families in this orthodox Jewish community. Passover could make it worse

Apr 20, 2019 , CNN Health
As one of the holiest Jewish celebrations of the year arrives, families in the Hasidic section of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, face a dilemma....
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FDA approves Teva's generic nasal spray to treat opioid overdose

Apr 20, 2019 , Reuters
Generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd on Friday received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its generic nasal spray for opioid overdose, the health regulator said....
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Most type 2 diabetes apps lack real-time advice on blood sugar management

Apr 18, 2019 , Reuters
(This April 16 story modifies headline and paragraphs 1 and 2 to make it clearer that the apps were for patients with type 2 diabetes.)...
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Large Federal Program Aimed At Providing Better Health Care Underfunds Primary Care

Apr 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Despite a mandate to help patients make better-informed health care decisions, a ten-year research program established under the Affordable Care Act has funded a relatively small number of studies that examine primary care, the setting where the majority of patients in the U.S. receive treatment. T......
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We're Only As Good As Our Microbiomes Are Happy

Apr 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Our guts are home to a cast of billions: bacteria, viruses, and fungi all congregate and collectively make up our microbiome. This vast gastrointestinal tribe shapes the onset, incidence, and treatment of a startling number of diseases including inflammatory bowel disease and cancer. In the past 20 ......
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FDA orders transvaginal surgical mesh pulled from market

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday ordered makers of transvaginal surgical mesh implants to immediately stop their sale and distribution in the United States, the latest action by the agency to tackle safety issues related to the devices....
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Gilead teams up with insitro for experimental NASH treatments

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
Gilead Sciences Inc said on Tuesday it will partner with privately held insitro to develop therapies for a fatty liver disease called non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), as the drugmaker tries to overcome its recent setback in developing NASH treatments....
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Most diabetes apps lack real-time advice on blood sugar management

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Hundreds of smartphone apps promise to make managing diabetes easier, but very few offer real-time guidance on what to do for dangerously high or low blood sugar, a U.S. study suggests....
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Recordati to seek Canadian approval for kidney disease drug

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
Italy's Recordati said on Tuesday it plans to seek Canadian approval for its drug Cystagon, which treats a rare kidney disease, in a potential blow to Horizon Pharma,, which makes the only drug approved for treatment in Canada....
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Catalent seeks slice of gene therapy market with Paragon buy

Apr 16, 2019 , Reuters
Contract drugmaker Catalent Inc said on Monday it would buy privately held Paragon Bioservices Inc for $1.2 billion in cash, bolstering its capabilities to make gene therapy drugs for its biotech clients....
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Blu expands myblu Intense lineup

Apr 16, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
E-cigarette maker blu is building out its myblu Intense line of nicotine sale liquidpods for its myblu device. Read More...
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Terminally Ill in New Jersey May Soon End Lives

Apr 16, 2019 , WebMD
Before a prescription is given, a psychiatrist or psychologist must confirm that the patient has the mental capacity to make the decision to end his or her...
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Drunk Elephant brings new cleanser to Sephora

Apr 16, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Drunk Elephant’s Slaai Makeup-Melting Butter Cleanser can now be found on Sephora shelves. Read More...
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From The State Capitols: Florida Lawmakers OK Canadian Drug Imports; Maryland Targets Health Insurance Access, Drug Costs

Apr 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
News on the state legislative action comes from Florida, Maryland, Arizona, Ohio, Texas and New...
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Bristol-Myers shareholders approve drugmaker's $74 billion deal with Celgene

Apr 13, 2019 , CNBC Health
The deal, announced in January, was a hard sell to Bristol shareholders from the start. The approval concludes a tumultuous period for Bristol, which saw pushback from institutional...
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Ohio’s ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Bill Is Now Law

Apr 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine (R) signed one of the nation's most stringent abortion measures, outlawing the procedure once a fetal heartbeat is detected. Opponents are alreadying taking steps to challenge the law in court. And as more and more states take up abortion-related measures -- in part, to elevate cases to the Supreme Court -- actions in Florida, Texas, North Carolina and Arizona make...
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