1897 Articles Matching "media"

Juul to phase out flavored pods at retail, back off social media

Nov 15, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Juul Labs, maker of the eponymous, popular Juul e-cigarette, announced this week that it would be halting retail sales of its flavored nicotine pods as the Food and Drug Administration has taken aim at curbing the number of young people using e-cigarettes. Read More...
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State Highlights: Leaders At A Mass. Hospital Apologize To Widower Of Woman Who Died Outside The ER; Blue Cross To Pump $10M Into Texas To Improve Rural Health

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Massachusetts, Texas, New Hampshire, Missouri, North Carolina, Florida, California, Hawaii and Ohio....
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All That Social Media May Boost Loneliness

Nov 15, 2018 , WebMD
Limiting your use of Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram to 30 minutes total or less per day results in reductions in depression and loneliness, especially for people who were moderately depressed to start with, researchers...
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Juul to eliminate social media accounts, stop retail sales of flavors

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
The CEO of e-cigarette maker Juul announced plans Tuesday to eliminate some of its social media accounts and halt most retail sales of flavor products as part of a plan to restrict access to minors. The plan came in response to the US Food and Drug Administration's September announcement that it would investigate major e-cigarette makers and review their sales and marketing practices....
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State Highlights: Texas Activists Want To Put Stop To Day Cares Rejecting Unvaccinated Kids; Bronx School Shuttering Some Bathrooms To Try To Curb Vaping

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Texas, New York, New Hampshire, Mississippi, Kansas, Missouri and...
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MobiHealthNews and Healthcare IT News are going global — here's what you need to know

Nov 14, 2018 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Breaking down the differences between HIMSS Media's...
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Juul Withdraws Most Flavored E-Cigs From Market

Nov 14, 2018 , WebMD
Earlier in November, media reports suggested that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration would soon ban sales of most flavored electronic cigarettes in retail stores and gas stations across the United...
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A Sneak Peek At CES 2019: Same Footprint, More Technology Startups, New Resilience Area

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
At a media luncheon in San Francisco, the organizers of the Consumer Electronics Show gave me a sneak preview of CES 2019 which will have the same "footprint" as the previous show with about 2.75M square feet of exhibit space, over 180K attendees and 4.5K exhibitors from 155...
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Five unique ways AI is being used to promote health

Nov 13, 2018 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how organizations are deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning for use cases ranging from doctor's assistants to social media and...
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Ren Ci Nursing Homes in Singapore to implement 3D wound management app in 2019

Nov 13, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Created in response to the challenge of wound management in the community care sector in Singapore, the CARES4WOUNDS wound management application was developed and pilot-tested with 25 patients at Ren Ci Hospital and Tetsuyu Healthcare since November 2017, with good initial results. The hospital is the first in the Intermediate and Long Care (ILTC) services sector to deploy such a 3D wound management...
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State Highlights: Study Finds Vast Disparity In What Colorado Hospitals Charge Over Other States; Athenahealth Agrees To Buyout From New York Financial Firms

Nov 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Colorado, New York, Utah, Georgia, Kansas, Virginia, Minnesota, South Carolina, Delaware, Illinois and...
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‘This Isn’t Just My Lane. It’s My Highway’: Doctors Outraged Over NRA’s Suggestion That They Stay Out Of Gun Debate

Nov 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The NRA's tweet saying doctors should "stay in their lane" over the gun control debate sparked furious, and sometimes graphic, responses from physicians who deal with gun shot victims frequently. "Do you have any idea how many bullets I pull out of corpses weekly?" Judy Melinek tweeted. Another doctor posted: "My lane is paved by the broken bodies left behind by your products.” Meanwhile, media outlets examine the widespread mental health effects of mass...
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How Doctors Responded After NRA Told Them To 'Stay In Their Lane'

Nov 12, 2018 , Forbes
A National Rifle Association (NRA) tweet, CDC releasing data showing that the death toll from gun violence in the U.S. has been rising, and the social media...
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Artificial Intelligence, China And The U.S. - How The U.S. Is Losing The Technology War

Nov 10, 2018 , Forbes
The US is losing the AI to China. Immediate strategic and tactical steps must be made to turn the tide of the war. Investments, organizational changes and a "moonshot mentality" is necessary to win this existential technology war, including the appointment of a Director of Artificial...
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5 ways AI is already being used in healthcare today

Nov 10, 2018 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how organizations are deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning for uses cases ranging from doctors assistants to social media and...
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State Highlights: Deputies Didn’t Have Keys For S.C. Women Who Died During Flooding While Locked In Van, Lawyers Say; Harvard Receives Largest Gift In Medical School’s History

Nov 10, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from South Carolina, Massachusetts, Oregon, Tennessee, Wisconsin, California, Ohio, Texas and...
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State Highlights: Education Department Allowed To Penalize Texas For Cutting Disabled Student Funding, Court Rules; Woman Who Shot Kansas Abortion Doctor Released From Prison

Nov 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Texas, Kansas, Illinois, Maryland, Florida, Ohio, California, Georgia, Massachusetts, and...
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Doctors share gun stories, demand action after NRA tells them to 'stay in their lane'

Nov 09, 2018 , CNN Health
Two signs of the times: another mass shooting and more Twitter outrage. This time, though, the barbs over social media came from the medical community in response to a tweet from the National Rifle Association....
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MaxQ AI wins FDA 510(k) clearance for acute intracranial hemorrhage triage algorithm

Nov 09, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The AI tool helps clinicians prioritize patients in need of immediate diagnosis, but does not render these decisions on its...
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How a community manager can fire up Yammer

Nov 08, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Hand-holding execs. Connecting people with questions to those with answers. Maintaining peace. A community manager can make your internal social media platform...
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