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Teens with eczema may not follow prescribed treatment regimen

Jun 23, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Adolescents with eczema who are prescribed topical corticosteroids to ease symptoms like itching and inflammation may not use their medicines as directed, a small study suggests....
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Commentary: Detention centers are no place for children, even with their families

Jun 23, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
After facing intense pressure to stop separating immigrant children from their parents, President Donald Trump issued an executive order to end the policy. Unfortunately, his vow to maintain the "zero tolerance" policy will put more children...
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VR Art Reduces Need For Opioids in NY Hospital

Jun 23, 2018 , Forbes
Tom Christopher's new VR art, made with Tilt Brush, is reducing pain for pediatric cancer patients at Montefiore Medical Center in the...
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Q&A with Dr. Barbara McAneny on the AMA's priorities, physician burnout

Jun 23, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
For the first time in the AMA's history, the group elected women as president and president-elect. Dr. Patrice Harris will be the next president after Dr. Barbara L. McAneny serves a year in the top...
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Planned Parenthood looks to prevent Title X funding changes in court

Jun 22, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Planned Parenthood and the National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association asked a federal judge to stop HHS from changing its funding strategy for Title X grants. They argued the change was illegal as it was not done through...
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Helping Pediatric Cancer Survivors Better Understand Late Effects From Treatment

Jun 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Facing pediatric cancer as a patient or caregiver is challenging enough, but to understand the impact of the late effects of treatment is equally challenging to this population. That is why Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey consistently educates childhood cancer survivors about this topic thro......
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These are the top 10 companies young people want to work at — and what it means

Jun 22, 2018 , CNBC Health
Young people today have high expectations for their work life. Here's where they'd like to be employed....
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State Highlights: Ga. Gubernatorial Candidate Makes Health Care Key Topic Of Campaign; Climate Change May Have Negative Effect On Floridians’ Health

Jun 22, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Georgia, Florida, New Hampshire, Missouri, West Virginia, South Carolina, Mississippi and Massachusetts....
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Researcher Zeroes In On The Pre-Clinical Phase Of Alzheimer’s As Way To Stop Disease From Progressing

Jun 22, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Reisa Sperling looks at the ten to fifteen year span before the onset of the disease when patients already have build-up of a protein that is believed to trigger the deterioration of the brain. In other public health news: pancreatic cancer, gout, depression, genetic testing, grandchildren for hire, and...
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Many With Severe Allergies Don't Carry an EpiPen

Jun 22, 2018 , WebMD
While 89 percent of people surveyed did fill their prescription for the auto-injector, "almost half (45 percent) said they didn't have [one] with them during their most severe allergic reaction," said study lead author Christopher Warren, of the University of Southern...
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In Opioid Battle, Cigna Launches New Front To Stop Overdoses

Jun 22, 2018 , Forbes
Health insurer Cigna is intensifying its battle against misuse and abuse of opioids to reduce opioid...
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7 Surveys That Say A Lot About U.S. Healthcare (Part 2)

Jun 21, 2018 , Forbes
Since 2017, Dr. Robert Pearl's newsletter "Monthly Musings On American Healthcare," has surveyed readers on a variety of healthcare topics. Part two in this series concludes as readers weigh in on their healthcare concerns, their tax dollars and their hopes for the future of...
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There Go Those Drug Companies Inventing New Diseases Again

Jun 21, 2018 , Forbes
The biopharmaceutical industry isn’t perfect. But let’s stop with the nonsense that the industry invents diseases. It’s not...
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When the Heart Stops, Drugs Often to Blame

Jun 21, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: When the Heart Stops, Drugs Often to BlameCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/20/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/20/2018 12:00:00...
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When the Heart Stops, Drugs Often to Blame

Jun 21, 2018 , WebMD
"Hidden" drug overdoses account for nearly 1 in 7 sudden cardiac deaths, a new study...
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GSK takes billion-dollar drug fight with Gilead to top AIDS meeting

Jun 21, 2018 , Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline is taking its fight with Gilead Sciences for dominance of the HIV market to the world's leading AIDS conference next month by showcasing detailed results from its new two-drug treatment....
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WHO will stop classifying transgender people as mentally ill

Jun 21, 2018 , CNN Health
The World Health Organization no longer classifies transgender people as mentally ill....
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Reddi-wip launches non-dairy varieties

Jun 21, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Chicago-based company is introducing consumers to the new Redd-wip non-dairy coconut and non-dairy almond whipped toppings. Read More...
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CVS Health recognized for community involvement

Jun 21, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
CVS Health has been named among volunteer service organization Points of Light’s Civic 50, a list of what it deems the top community-minded companies in the United States. Read More...
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AMA To Trump: End 'Inhumane' Child Separation Border Policy

Jun 21, 2018 , Forbes
The American Medical Association urged theTrump administration to stop separating migrating children from their “parents or caregivers,” calling the 'zero tolerance" policy...
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