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As medical costs mount, Japan to weigh cost-effectiveness in setting drug prices

Feb 19, 2019 , Reuters
Japanese doctor Yasushi Goto remembers prescribing the cancer drug Opdivo to an octogenarian and wondering whether taxpayers might object to helping fund treatment, which at the time cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, for patients in their twilight years....
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Screen time for kids under 2 more than doubles, study finds

Feb 19, 2019 , CNN Health
Screen time has more than doubled for children under 2 years old since 1997, a study published Monday in the journal JAMA Pediatrics found, with time spent in front of a TV as the main driver despite a changing screen landscape....
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There’s still time to enter PR Daily’s 2019 Digital Marketing & Social Media Awards

Feb 19, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
You have more than 30 categories to choose from. Don’t miss the final deadline on March...
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Is There a Right Time for Sex After Childbirth?

Feb 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Is There a Right Time for Sex After Childbirth?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/15/2019 12:00:00...
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Epic CEO Judy Faulkner: We would never sell to Apple

Feb 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Judy Faulkner is not going to sell her company Epic Systems to Apple anytime soon. "We're not going to do that," she said at a conference this...
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Guys, Can You Give Us 40? It May Show Heart Health

Feb 16, 2019 , WebMD
Men in their 40s who can do more than 40 push-ups at a time have a 96 percent reduced risk of heart attack, stroke and heart disease compared with men who did 10 or...
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Does Herpes Cause Alzheimer's?

Feb 16, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
What causes Alzheimer's disease? The answer could be right under our noses, says leading expert Professor Ruth Itzhaki. Her latest paper presents a lifetime of research evidence that the herpes virus responsible for cold sores can also cause Alzheimer's -- and new data which show antiviral drugs dra......
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Is There a Right Time for Sex After Childbirth?

Feb 15, 2019 , WebMD
There's really no one-size-fits-all time for resuming sexual activity. The six-week guideline seems widely accepted, but researchers were not able to find evidence to support...
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Breast Cancer and DDT: Exposure Timing May Matter

Feb 15, 2019 , WebMD
If harmful DDT exposures occur at times when breast tissue is rapidly changing, such as during puberty, they impact breast development in ways that can later result in cancer, the study author...
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Walgreens Flu Index logs big gains in Mississippi

Feb 14, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
It’s not a great time to be in Mississippi based on the latest week of data from the Walgreens Flu Index. Read More...
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Noninvasive Liquid Biopsies Rapidly, Accurately Determine Response To Cancer Treatment

Feb 14, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Results of two clinical studies have added to evidence that blood-based liquid biopsies can accurately track lung cancer treatment responses by measuring circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) during immunotherapy and related treatments. “There is an unmet clinical need for real-time, noninvasive detection ......
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The Challenges In Bringing An Anti-Aging Pill To Market

Feb 14, 2019 , Forbes
But an anti-aging pill available for the masses is not around the corner. It might not even appear in our...
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Fractures, Head Injuries Common In E-Scooter Collisions, According To UCLA Research

Feb 14, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
UCLA researchers have found that people involved in electric scooter accidents are sometimes injured badly enough — from fractures, dislocated joints and head injuries — to require treatment in an emergency department. The researchers examined data from 249 people who were treated at the emergency ......
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AI Diagnosis Tool Bridges The Gap Between Doctors And Patients

Feb 14, 2019 , Forbes
AI technology has been held up as the cure for healthcare, but radical systemic change may not help in the short term. AI diagnostic tools accessible to patients and doctors may give patients peace of mind, and reduce doctors' workloads at the same time - without interfering with their...
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Teen Pot Use Raises Later Suicide Risk

Feb 14, 2019 , WebMD
Not only were those who smoked marijuana more likely to suffer depression and suicidal thoughts, they were also more than three times as likely to attempt suicide between the ages of 18 and...
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With climate change, what will your city's weather feel like in 60 years?

Feb 13, 2019 , CNN Health
Within your child or grandchild's lifetime, the weather may be dramatically different because of climate change. The past five years have already been the hottest on record for our planet, but based on new projections published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications, it's going to get a lot hotter for the 250 million people living in North American cities....
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Boy Scout Motto – Be Prepared – Works For Parents Of Campers With Allergies And Asthma

Feb 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The idea of summer camp looms large for many kids who wonder: Will I make any friends? What if I get lost in the woods? And for campers with allergies and asthma, “What if I have an allergic reaction or an asthma attack?” “When kids head off to summer camp, especially for the first time, they have ......
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Pharma Companies Dramatically Slash List Price For Cholesterol Drug In Rare Move

Feb 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Rival cholesterol drugs Praluent and Repatha struggled as insurance companies and benefit managers made it difficult for patients to get the treatment. Because they were so expensive, even for patients with a genetic disorder that causes super-high cholesterol, insurers rejected the drugs 63 percent of the time. Now, both of their list prices have been cut, a move that could possibly hint at a change in the drug pricing system on the horizon. In other pharmaceutical news, brain cancer drugs,...
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German Researchers Discover How Sleep Can Fight An Infection

Feb 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Researchers in Germany have discovered why sleep can sometimes be the best medicine. Sleep improves the potential ability of some of the body’s immune cells to attach to their targets, according to a new study that will be published February 12 in the Journal of Experimental Medicine. The study, led......
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PerceptiMed’s will-call tech gets deployed at Nebraska pharmacy

Feb 12, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
PerceptiMed's ScripClip system features clear plastic hanging bags with LED lights embedded in each bag’s handle, which is meant to make will-call pick up faster. Read More...
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