854 Articles Matching "season"

Swimming Safety For The Summer Season

May 15, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Temperatures are heating up in the Las Vegas valley, which means more people are heading to the pool. And while swimming is a great form of physical activity for all ages and a good way to beat the heat, safety should always remain an important priority — especially for young children. UNLV School ......
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Report: Tariff increase affects retail holiday season preparations

May 11, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The increase is expected to leave many retailers in a crunch as they plan for the 2019 holiday season, scrambling to make purchase orders and set prices, CNBC reported. Read More...
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Texas markets top Walgreen’s full-season Flu Index

May 03, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
As flu season draws to a close, Walgreens is sharing the states and markets that saw the highest incidences of flu between September 2018 and April. Read More...
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Flesh-eating bacteria strike two men in Florida

May 02, 2019 , CNN Health
Beach season has begun, and with it comes an increase in waterborne dangers. Two recent examples from the Sunshine State highlight the gruesome possibilities....
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How millennial doctors communicate with patients

May 02, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
New research finds younger physicians have a ‘significant distrust of pharma’ and engage differently with patients from the way their seasoned colleagues do. Millennial doctors prefer “simple and streamlined” communication. However, it’s not that easy, especially when the topic is prescription drugs. This infographic finds that most young physicians struggle with data from pharmaceutical companies and […] The post How millennial doctors communicate with patients appeared first...
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Bud Light debuts Lemon Tea lager

Apr 27, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Bud Light Lemon Tea is a seasonal offering that is brewed with lemon peels and aged over real black tea leaves, the company said. Read More...
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Influenza Season Now Longest in a Decade, CDC Reports

Apr 25, 2019 , RxList
This year's influenza season is the longest in a decade, and although influenza activity is subsiding, it remained elevated for the 21st week, according to a report and report summary from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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'Two Wave' Flu Season Unusually Long: CDC

Apr 25, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 'Two Wave' Flu Season Unusually Long: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/23/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/24/2019 12:00:00...
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Influenza Season Now Longest in a Decade, CDC

Apr 25, 2019 , eMedicine Health
Influenza Season Now Longest in a Decade, CDC...
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‘Media day’ for professors boosts coverage for university

Apr 25, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Inspired by sports news media days, West Virginia University offers reporters a chance to grab interviews with top profs. Sports teams get tons of coverage through “media days,” when athletes are trotted out to offer their wisdom about the upcoming season or championship game. Why shouldn’t a college try an “academic media day”—featuring its leading […] The post ‘Media day’ for professors boosts coverage for university appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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The Flu Season That Just Won’t End: Second Viral Wave Is Pushing Otherwise Mild Year Into The Record Books

Apr 23, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The current season began the week of Thanksgiving, a typical start time, but in mid-February, a nastier strain started causing more illnesses and driving up hospitalizations. In other public health news: over-treatment, suicide, exercise, depression, cholesterol, autism, abuse, and...
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March sees uptick in retail sales

Apr 20, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Retail sales rose 1% in March, seasonally adjusted from February, and 0.8% unadjusted year-over-year, according to the National Retail Federation. Read More...
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This flu season is the longest in a decade, CDC says

Apr 20, 2019 , CNN Health
It's official: This year's flu season is a record breaker....
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Allergy Season Is Getting Worse, Thanks To Climate Change

Apr 16, 2019 , Forbes
One of the unanticipated effects of climate change is its effect on annual pollen counts. Allergy season is getting longer and more intense around the world, according to a new study that looked at data spanning 26 years and 3...
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The taxing stress of tax season

Apr 13, 2019 , CNN Health
Debt, tax season, and stress -- these are three things many adults can count on. The pressure to file for tax returns by a deadline gives tax preparers and accountants plenty of business, while also adding enough stress to garner the attention of the medical community....
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Climate change is making allergy season worse

Apr 13, 2019 , CNN Health
Allergies are worse and if you feel like you're becoming BFF's with your tissues more often, you're not mistaken. Pollen season is longer and pollen is more potent because of climate change. Thankfully, there are things you can do to stop sneezing....
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Climate Change Could Worsen Hay Fever Season

Apr 12, 2019 , WebMD
The study is the first confirmation from health data that changes in the length and timing of spring could lead to increased allergy symptoms, experts...
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Climate Change Could Worsen Sneezin' Season

Apr 11, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Climate Change Could Worsen Sneezin' SeasonCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/10/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/10/2019 12:00:00...
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Flu cases still high as first human universal vaccine trial begins

Apr 06, 2019 , CNN Health
Most states are seeing an unusually high number of flu patients as the season comes to a close. Meanwhile, the very first human experiments with a new universal flu shot have begun at the National Institutes of Health....
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HRG expands staff, enhances website

Apr 05, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Hamacher Resource Group is adding four seasoned associates to its ranks. Read More...
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