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13 Simple Ways To Shake Yourself Out Of A Motivational Rut

Dec 15, 2018 , Forbes
If you've got time, take a hike or read a book. If not, think back to the work that you enjoy most in your...
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Quit Smoking On New Year's

Dec 15, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New Year’s has become a time when many smokers make a resolution to quit for good, but what happens after that? Quitting smoking is tough, and even with the strongest resolve, many smokers need a few quit attempts in order to stay quit. Studies from the FDA’s Every Try Counts campaign and the Unit......
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Bright.md's SmartExam™ Now Helps Patients Get Treatment For Back Pain

Dec 15, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Bright.md has added a module to its SmartExam telehealth solution that will help patients get comprehensive treatment for low back pain. Approximately 80% of adults will have low back pain in their lifetimes, and 26% of adults reported having back pain in the past three months. "Low back pain is on......
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Now Is The Time For Women Entrepreneurs To Soar Even Higher

Dec 15, 2018 , Forbes
“It’s a good time to be a female entrepreneur,” says Tomkins, “there is finally a conversation around underserved female markets, and that people who can innovate and create companies for those underserved markets are often...
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Crohn's, Colitis May Be Tied to Prostate Cancer

Dec 15, 2018 , WebMD
In a recent study, men with inflammatory bowel disease had higher PSA levels and were four to five times more likely to develop prostate cancer than those in the control group, the investigators...
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J&J shares sink 10% after Reuters report on asbestos in Johnson & Johnson baby powder

Dec 15, 2018 , CNBC Health
Reuters says a review of documents and testimony showed that Johnson & Johnson executives, mine managers, doctors and lawyers were aware the company's raw talc and finished powders sometimes tested positive for small amounts of...
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Blockchain use case: Electronic health records

Dec 15, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Could distributed ledger technology offer the promise of real-time EHR updates, seamless interoperability and protection from from...
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Judge Strikes Down ACA Putting Law In Legal Peril — Again

Dec 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The case is not expected to have an immediate effect on coverage for people who buy plans on the federal health law marketplaces because the case is likely to go to the Supreme Court – the third time that the justices will decide the fate of the landmark health law....
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If Food Is Medicine, Then Sun Basket Wants To Be The Prescription

Dec 15, 2018 , Forbes
Can Sun Basket improve America's health, save millions for insurance companies, and make a profit at the same time? They're pretty sure the answer is...
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Commentary: It's time for a 21st century Hill-Burton plan, not to build hospitals but to re-invent healthcare

Dec 15, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Healthcare leaders know that the world is changing, and that they should refocus and become a force for health creation and preservation in their communities. But they need incentives to make the...
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Inflammatory bowel disease tied to heart attack risk

Dec 14, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - People with inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis may be up to 12 times more likely to have a heart attack, a U.S. study suggests....
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Viewpoints: Time For Sen. McConnell To Lead Fight Against Maternal Mortalities; How Fake Science Helped Create The Opioid Epidemic

Dec 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on these public health problems and...
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Is going gluten-free good for everyone?

Dec 14, 2018 , CNN Health
There was a time when gluten, a mixture of proteins found in wheat, rye and barley, was something of a foreign term. Not many people had heard of it, and the few who needed to avoid it found meals to be extremely challenging....
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How To Be Happy (Nearly) All The Time - Part Two

Dec 14, 2018 , Forbes
In a previous post I outlined six ways in which someone could set themselves up for happiness, including ways to think, perspectives to have and things to change. Since the post was published I’ve received suggestions of other tried-and-tested ways to be happy, so here’s 7, 8 and...
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Later Start to School Brings Kids Better Grades

Dec 13, 2018 , WebMD
After a school district delayed the start time of secondary schools from 7:50 to 8:45, the students gained 35 minutes of daily sleep, felt less sleepy, improved their grades, and increased their attendance and...
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Diabetic amputations on the rise in the U.S.

Dec 13, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - A growing number of people with diabetes in the U.S. are losing toes and feet to the disease by the time they reach middle age, according to a study that suggests a reversal after years of progress against diabetes....
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More violence and STIs when sex work is criminalized

Dec 13, 2018 , CNN Health
Sex workers across 33 countries who face repressive policing -- identified as arrest, imprisonment, confiscation of needles, syringes, condoms, displacement to new area or physical or sexual violence by officers -- have a three times higher chance of experiencing physical or sexual violence, according to a new study....
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Discovery Of New Neural Mechanism Underlying Anxiety Points To Possible Treatments

Dec 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
According to some estimates, up to one in three people around the world may experience severe anxiety in their lifetime. In a study published in Cell Reports, researchers at the Weizmann Institute of Science have revealed a previously unknown mechanism underlying anxiety. Targeting this biochemical ......
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Avapro vs. Edarbi

Dec 12, 2018 , RxList
Avapro (irbesartan) and Edarbi (azilsartan medoxomil) are angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Avapro is sometimes given together with other blood pressure medications. Avapro is also used to treat kidney problems caused by type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes....
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Lessons From The Biggest Pharma Drug Launches Of All Time

Dec 12, 2018 , Forbes
But given the medical breakthroughs being made, it is likely that in the coming years there will be new entries in this list – and high priced ones at...
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