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Not Eating Good Food Worse Than Eating Bad Food

Apr 19, 2019 , RxList
People in almost every global region and income bracket would do well to recalibrate their diets — not only to reduce sugar and sodium but also to boost intakes of whole grains and...
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Different Takes: Oops, Medicare-For-All Idea Scored Big With Fox Audience; Europe’s Alternatives Outperform Canada’s Single Payer

Apr 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers express opinions about "Medicare for All."...
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Airport’s brand journalism news service takes flight

Apr 17, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
A once-struggling airport has seen a rebirth. Blue Sky, its news service, reflects the Steel City’s new swagger. Two Boeing jets crash, killing hundreds. A national pilot shortage looms. Drone sightings close London’s Gatwick Airport. From a reputational viewpoint, it might seem risky for Pittsburgh International Airport’s Blue Sky brand journalism news service to newsjack other organizations’ crises. Yet when you’re out […] The post Airport’s brand journalism news...
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Longer Looks: Medicare-For-All, What Cancer Takes Away & The Measles Threat

Apr 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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Different Takes: Why Not Let Americans Make Their Own Choices On Health Care?; Pelosi Has Political Reality In Mind

Apr 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views about threats to end the health law and about promisies for extending...
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5 reasons why your hospital needs a chief content officer

Apr 12, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
You’ve got your CEO and CMO, but have you thought about a CCO? For hospital marketing and PR professionals, team silos and organizational structure often runs up against the need to quickly produce impactful content under a consistent narrative. The reality is that advanced content marketing takes a lot of time, planning, coordination and resources. […] The post 5 reasons why your hospital needs a chief content officer appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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3 hard-and-fast, ironclad writing rules you can toss out the window

Apr 11, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
In an excerpt from his new book, the copy chief at Random House skewers a few linguistic tenets that obstruct fluid composition. Fans of E. M. Forster and ‘Star Trek,’ rejoice. This excerpt from Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Random House copy chief Benjamin Dreyer takes aim at three long-held fiats […] The post 3 hard-and-fast, ironclad writing rules you can toss out the window appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Caregiving Not As Bad For Your Health As Once Thought, Study Says

Apr 11, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
For decades, articles in research journals and the popular press alike have reported that being a family caregiver takes a toll on a person’s health, boosting levels of inflammation and weakening the function of the immune system. Now, after analyzing 30 papers on the levels of immune and inflammato......
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Perspectives: Among All The Finger-Pointing On Drug Prices, We Should Be Looking At The Government’s Mistakes

Apr 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Read recent commentaries about drug-cost...
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A new condom emphasizes consent by requiring four hands to open the package

Apr 11, 2019 , CNN Health
It takes four hands to open this new condom, created by an Argentine company in a bid to highlight the importance of consent....
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Telephone CPR could save lives, but only a handful of states require 911 operators to be trained for it

Apr 10, 2019 , CNN Health
When someone calls 911, the time it takes for paramedics to arrive can be the difference between life and death....
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10 distribution blunders that kill your content

Apr 09, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
You’ve devoted time, effort—and quite a lot of absolute brilliance, if you do say so yourself—but that blog post or infographic just keels over due to lack of interest. Here’s how to fix that. It takes a ton of work to create good content, and it’s frustrating when it doesn’t make the desired impact. You […] The post 10 distribution blunders that kill your content appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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New nursing home patients may wait to see a doctor

Apr 06, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - When Medicare patients are discharged from a hospital to a skilled nursing facility, the time it takes for a doctor or advanced-level practitioner to see them for a first evaluation can vary widely, a new study suggests....
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Hospital staff errors with gowns and gloves spread bacteria

Apr 06, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Healthcare workers caring for infectious patients sometimes make mistakes when removing personal protective garments, resulting in contamination of clothes or equipment with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a small study shows....
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8 words and phrases health care communicators should outlaw

Apr 06, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
One health care communicator takes our language to task, and makes some valid points along the way. You see them all the time. Predictable, cliché, meaningless words that just fill space. They’re in nine out of ten health care ads. As a writer, they drive me insane. Here’s an irritating eight we can all do without. […] The post 8 words and phrases health care communicators should outlaw appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Different Takes: GOP Has Good Options For Shaping Health Care Debate Ahead Of Next Election

Apr 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on health care...
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FDA takes first steps toward new guidance for adaptive medical AI

Apr 04, 2019 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
An exploratory whitepaper dropped yesterday lays out a framework that the FDA hopes to present in a future draft...
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Different Takes: Trump-Backed Lawsuit On Health Law Is Irresponsible, And It’s Probably Not Even Appealing To His Base

Apr 04, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on health care...
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AP Stylebook takes a stance on race-related coverage

Apr 03, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
The resource advises communicators to use the term ‘racist’ or ‘racism’ when the situation calls for it, prompting many Twitter users to applaud the updated guidance. AP Stylebook doesn’t mince words when it comes to racist language or actions—and it doesn’t want you to, either. On Friday, AP Stylebook editor Paula Froke announced the following […] The post AP Stylebook takes a stance on race-related coverage appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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After Criticism For Earning Thousands From Hospital System For Book, Baltimore Mayor Takes Leave Of Absence

Apr 03, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Mayor Catherine Pugh received $500,000 from The University Of Maryland Medical system for her "Healthy Holly" children's books and allegedly pushed dozens of bills to benefit hospitals when she was a state senator while also serving on a hospital board. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan called for an investigation on Monday. Pugh announced she's taking an indefinite leave for health...
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