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Physical Shows Trump is Obese But in Good Health

Feb 16, 2019 , WebMD
Last year the 72-year-old, 6-foot 3-inch Trump weighed 239 pounds, but in a year he has gained 4 pounds and is now 243 pounds. That puts him at a body mass index of 30.4, which crosses the 30 BMI clinical threshold for...
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Nektar, Bristol combo drug shows signs of tumor reduction in bladder cancer patients

Feb 16, 2019 , Reuters
Nektar Therapeutics said on Friday some patients with advanced bladder cancer treated with a combination of its experimental treatment and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's immunotherapy, Opdivo, showed signs of tumor reduction in an early-stage study....
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Higher Fruit, Vegetable Consumption Tied to Well-Being

Feb 16, 2019 , RxList
The physical benefits of eating fruits and vegetables are well documented, but new research shows that higher consumption of these foods also improves mental health and...
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Two Crises In One: As Drug Use Rises, So Does Syphilis

Feb 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A significant portion of syphilis transmission in heterosexuals occurs among people who use drugs, particularly methamphetamine, a new report shows. Public health officials warn that you can’t treat one problem without addressing the...
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Sanitizing regimen can reduce post-hospital MRSA infections, study shows

Feb 15, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Hospital patients who are carriers of the superbug MRSA can significantly reduce their risk of future infection by following a six-month sanitizing regimen, according to new...
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Digital support helps UK GPs reduce unnecessary antibiotic prescribing, study shows

Feb 15, 2019 (Leontina Postelnicu), Mobile Health News
The year-long study used EHRs from 79 GP surgeries in the UK contributing to the Clinical Practice Research...
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Sports Are Important to Keep You Fit, Active as You Age

Feb 15, 2019 , WebMD
Research shows that playing sports and exercising in midlife promotes activity as men age. The benefits of sports may also surpass those of gym-based...
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URI Nursing Study Shows Benefits Of Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping On Brain Development In Healthy Babies

Feb 14, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A five-minute delay in the clamping of healthy infants’ umbilical cords results in increased iron stores and brain myelin in areas important for early-life functional development, a new University of Rhode Island nursing study has found. “When we wait five minutes to clamp the cords of healthy babi......
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CVS Health shows off new HealthHUB store design. Makeover includes wellness rooms for yoga

Feb 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
CVS Health is unveiling its new health-focused concept store that's designed to help the drugstore become more like a health-care provider than a place to pick up prescriptions and greeting...
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Tech companies see health data as a huge opportunity, but people don't trust them

Feb 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
A new survey from Rock Health shows that tech companies are less trusted when it comes to sharing...
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Seniors' Health Costs May Be Moderating But The Need For Long-Term Care May Be Growing

Feb 14, 2019 , Forbes
A new study shows the growth in seniors' health costs may be slowing as heart health improves. But long-term care costs may continue to...
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‘Suspicious’ Fire At Missouri Planned Parenthood Clinic Being Investigated By FBI As Possible Hate Crime

Feb 14, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The FBI said surveillance video shows a person wearing dark clothing entering the Planned Parenthood-Columbia Health Center about 4:05 a.m. Sunday. When that person later walked out of the clinic, smoke could be seen coming from the building, according to the...
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Quality of care isn't better at physician-employed hospitals, study shows

Feb 14, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Hospitals that employ physicians don't perform any better than other hospitals on certain quality measures, according to a new...
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Unfit Teens Often Grow Into Sickly Middle Age, Study Shows

Feb 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Unfit Teens Often Grow Into Sickly Middle Age, Study ShowsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/12/2019 12:00:00...
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MRI Cardiac Stress Test Shows Promise At Identifying Fatal Heart Disease

Feb 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The use of MRI to determine heart function has been slow to catch on, but a study from Duke Health researchers shows that stress cardiac MRI not only diagnoses disease, but can also predict which cases are potentially fatal. Results from a large, multi-center study suggest that cardiac magnetic res......
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Many Different Diets Can Improve Mood And Reduce Depression Symptoms, Study Finds

Feb 11, 2019 , Forbes
A new study shows that no single dietary approach has a monopoly on improving...
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Cycling And Walking Could Solve America's Public-Health Crisis Shows 409-Page Benchmarking Report

Feb 09, 2019 , Forbes
League of American Bicyclists release fact-, stat- and graphic-packed 2018 Benchmarking Report on walking and cycling in the U.S. It's the sixth – and biggest – edition of the...
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Behing The Mic With Xceptional Podcast Network

Feb 09, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Today’s episode is a little celebration bringing together a few of the hosts of our network shows, Talking With Tech, Speech Science, and Xceptional Leaders. Chris Bugaj and Rachel Madel of Talking with Tech and Matt Hott of Speech Science join Mai Ling, the host of Xceptional Leaders, in answering......
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UniQure gene therapy shows promising result in mid-stage trial

Feb 09, 2019 , Reuters
Gene therapy company UniQure NV said on Friday its treatment for hemophilia B increased the levels of a protein that helps in blood clotting after 12 weeks in a relatively small study....
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Study Finds Smoking Increases Risk for Peripheral Artery Disease in Blacks

Feb 08, 2019 , CardioSmart
Smoking cigarettes is strongly linked to reduced blood flow in the limbs, shows study of more than 5,300 black...
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