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One year later: A Look Back At My DNA Diet Year And Results

Nov 13, 2018 , Forbes
I spent the last twelve months following a diet and lifestyle program based on my DNA. Here's what I found...
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Study Reveals SilverSneakers Fitness Program Linked To Less Social Isolation And Better Health For Older Adults

Nov 10, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Participation in an exercise program has significant social benefits that in turn magnify benefits for health, according to a new study from Tivity Health (NASDAQ: TVTY) and the MIT AgeLab. Results from the study show that members of SilverSneakers® the nation's leading fitness program for older adu......
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Mammograms Do Save Lives, Study Shows

Nov 10, 2018 , WebMD
People with breast cancer who took part in a breast cancer screening program had a 60 percent lower risk of dying from the disease in the 10 years after diagnosis, and a 47 percent lower risk 20 years after diagnosis, Swedish researchers...
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PhRMA to roll out ‘Roadmap to Health’ in NYC

Nov 10, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America is sponsoring a new mobile health screening program next year to address chronic disease in New York City. Read More...
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Clinical buy-in critical to digitizing healthcare

Nov 10, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Dzulkefly Ahmad, Malaysia's minister of health, says that even if an organization has a good program and system set up, digitizing healthcare will not succeed if there is no clinical buy-in underpinned by...
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FDA announces new efforts to strengthen its expanded access program

Nov 09, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Food and Drug Administration commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, outlined ways the agency is improving its expanded access program. Read More...
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Why and how to promote your staff wellness program

Nov 09, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Keeping your people on the job is just one positive aspect of a health initiative. Employee engagement—through shared goals and achievements—boosts morale and...
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FCA US Offers Employees, Families Personalized Support And A Digital Tool To Better Manage Critical Gaps In Diabetes Care

Nov 09, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
•Pilot program features a digital glucometer with real-time alerts and connections to health care professionals •Program provided at no charge to salaried employees, retirees and covered dependents •Represents latest innovation by award-winning employee health and wellness team FCA US today announc......
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AI, precision medicine need skilled workforce to reach potential

Nov 08, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Sam Hanna, Associate Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies and Program Director in Healthcare Management at American University, talks about the skills needed to use data and technology to create targeted...
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Israel's Intec Pharma eyes revenue from Parkinson's drug in 2019

Nov 08, 2018 , Reuters
Israel's Intec Pharma, which is conducting a late stage trial for its long-lasting pill to treat Parkinson's disease, expects to start earning money from the program sometime in 2019....
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A Billionaire's Dying Wish: A $10 Million Prize To Fight Brain Diseases

Nov 07, 2018 , Forbes
Named for late billionaire Richard Rainwater, the Rainwater Prize Program has launched to help find a cure for a rare brain...
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Durex goes (RED) with latest launch

Nov 07, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Durex is partnering with (RED) on a special-edition condom, with a portion the sales going toward a program in South Africa focused on preventing HIV infection and pregnancy in young women there. Read More...
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Hospitals Hit By 340B and Site-Neutral Medicare Cuts in New Rule

Nov 07, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Nov. 5—Medicare pay cuts included in a new payment rule will affect the federal discount drug program and off-campus provider-based departments (PBDs)....
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State Highlights: New Program Expands Treatment For New Hampshire’s Opioid Epidemic; Hospital, College Take Step To Improve Pediatricians’ Training In Louisiana

Nov 07, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New Hampshire, Louisiana, Kansas, Texas, Michigan, Maryland and...
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AI shows success in reducing premature births

Nov 07, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Kentucky-based Medicaid managed-care health insurer Passport Health Plan has introduced a pilot program to address the high rate of premature births among its members by using analytics to identify at-risk patient earlier in their...
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People Do Best When They Pick Their PTSD Treatment

Nov 07, 2018 , WebMD
Nearly 75 percent of people who received their preferred treatment for PTSD completed the full program, a new study finds. Of those who did not get their preferred treatment, more than half completed...
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Corporate Capital Direct, LLC, A Leading Commercial Finance Firm, Introduces The National Roll Out Of Their Medical Funding Program, Rx Fund Assist™, To Independent Pharmacies And Medical Practices Providing A Unique Capital Solution For Operating C

Nov 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Rx Fund Assist™, historically a regional proprietary funding platform, announces two new additions to its executive board, helping transform the division into a nationally recognized, critical issue solution service for independent pharmacy owners. Recognizing the challenges facing the retail phar......
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High Exposure To Radio Frequency Radiation Associated With Cancer In Male Rats

Nov 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The National Toxicology Program (NTP) concluded there is clear evidence that male rats exposed to high levels of radio frequency radiation (RFR) like that used in 2G and 3G cell phones developed cancerous heart tumors, according to final reports released today. There was also some evidence of tumors......
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Online Program Helps Prevent Teen Depression

Nov 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Although up to 20% of adolescents experience a depressive episode each year, the medical community has struggled to implement programs that effectively prevent depression. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have worked to fill this gap in pediatric primary care by conducting clini......
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Wyoming Hospitals And Doctors Encouraged By State To Provide Free Care To Low-Income Patients

Nov 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Under Wyoming’s Volunteer Health Services Program, participating medical providers that provide free health services are shielded from liability. In other industry news, Georgia Health News continues its series on the challenges facing foreign-born doctors in the...
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