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1198 Articles Matching "takes"

Different Takes: Federal Subsidies, Which Trump Has Forgotten About, Could Help Reduce Homelessness; No Single Reason Exists For Sleeping On The Street. So There’s No Single Solution.

Sep 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on homelessness and the Trump administration's focus to address it in...
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FDA takes major step toward approving first peanut allergy treatment

Sep 14, 2019 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration's Allergenic Products Advisory Committee on Friday voted in favor of approving a treatment for peanut allergies in children....
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Mental Health Roundup: PTSD From 9/11, Inmate Suicides, Facebook Bans, And More

Sep 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Mental health takes center stage on World Suicide Prevention Day....
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Providing Health Care To Undocumented Immigrants Has Become Hot Election Talk. But What Does It Mean?

Sep 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Americans are divided about providing more comprehensive government-backed coverage to the roughly 11 million undocumented immigrants in the U.S., but many of the Democratic candidates have spoken in favor of doing so. CNN takes a look at what that would entail. Meanwhile, immigration and health care continue to rank high in polls of issues that voters care...
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Different Takes: Stop Making Excuses, Senators, And Do Something About Gun Control; No, Really, Background Checks Might Work

Sep 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on how to stop mass shootings in the...
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Suicide kills one person every 40 seconds, says WHO

Sep 10, 2019 , Reuters
Across the world, one person takes their own life every 40 seconds, and more people die by suicide every year than in war, the World Health Organization said on Monday....
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Different Takes: Walmart Makes Our Government Look Weak On Combating Gun Violence

Sep 06, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers express views on gun control...
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Different Takes: Walmart CEO Sets An Example To Help End Gun Violence; Survivors Of Mass Shootings Haunted For Rest Of Their Lives

Sep 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on ways to end gun violence and the toll it takes on...
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In Virginia The Election Stakes Are High, But Democrats See Obamacare As An Ace Up Their Sleeve

Sep 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Democrats are pumping money into ads that tout the health law and target their Republican opponents for being against “affordable health care." Both of Virginia's legislative chambers are up for grabs this fall, with Republicans holding just a razor-thin majority in each chamber. News on the health law comes out of Ohio and Wyoming, as well....
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Different Takes: Reasonable Ways To Break The Maniacal Hold Of The NRA; Gun Violence Won’t Change Until Americans Understand They’re Hooked On Violence

Sep 04, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in with ideas for gun...
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Cancer overtakes heart disease as biggest rich-world killer

Sep 04, 2019 , Reuters
Cancer has overtaken heart disease as the leading cause of death in wealthy countries and could become the world's biggest killer within just a few decades if current trends persist, researchers said on Tuesday....
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Cancer Overtakes Heart Disease as #1 Killer of Middle-Aged in Wealthy Nations

Sep 04, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Cancer Overtakes Heart Disease as #1 Killer of Middle-Aged in Wealthy NationsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/3/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/3/2019 12:00:00...
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Novartis takes aim at Roche's star MS drug

Aug 31, 2019 , Reuters
Swiss drugmaker Novartis on Friday stepped up its challenge to Roche's multiple sclerosis franchise, highlighting study results for its MS hopeful ofatumumab that could compete with its cross-town rival's drug Ocrevus....
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Twins, triplets have higher risk of medical mix-ups in neonatal ICUs

Aug 29, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Doctors are much more likely to make mistakes ordering medicines or treatments for babies in the ICU when these infants are twins or triplets than when they are they singletons, a U.S. study suggests....
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Different Takes: Judgment Against Johnson & Johnson In Opioid Lawsuit Provides Moment Of Hope

Aug 28, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on lawsuits addressing the opioid...
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‘Block Grant’ Has Become A Big Buzzword For Tennessee Politicians Discussing Medicaid. Here’s What It Entails.

Aug 27, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A block grant at its most simplistic is when the state gets a set lump sum from the government. This gives the state more freedom on how to spend the money, but experts have long been wary about the concept. The Nashville Tennessean takes an in-depth look at what it could mean for the state. Medicaid news comes out of Louisiana, Kansas and Wyoming, as well....
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Many Treatments Might Not Make Us Better. Others Harm Us, But Getting Doctors To Stop Using Them Takes A Long Time, Group Says.

Aug 27, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
For years, many physicians believed opioids weren't addictive and that hormone replacement therapy was safe. It took years to turn around those perceptions and practices. A group of doctors is weighing in about other treatments that need to change. "Only a fraction of unproven medical practice is reassessed,'' said Vinay Prasad a physician at Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine. Public health news is also on unhealthy student dormitories, aging stereotypes, AI-savvy...
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Microplastics discovered in 'extreme' concentrations in the North Atlantic

Aug 26, 2019 , CNN Health
Within the Atlantic Ocean is the world's only sea without shores, its borders defined by the currents of the North Atlantic gyre. The Sargasso Sea takes its name from sargassum, a free-floating golden brown seaweed that is a haven for hatchling sea turtles and hundreds of other marine species who use it to feed, grow and hide from predators. But the sargassum is now home to objects wholly unnatural too....
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Different Takes: Parkland Students Go Bold, Hope To Shake Apathy Toward Gun Control Measures; Red Flag Laws In States Seem To Be A Step Forward

Aug 24, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on topics devoted to ending gun...
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Dementia caregiving takes toll on sleep

Aug 24, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Family caregivers for dementia patients don't sleep as long or as well as other adults of the same age, a new study suggests....
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