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Psychedelic Drugs to Treat Depression, PTSD?

Sep 19, 2018 , WebMD
Over the last 50 years, researchers have made “transformative” advances in understanding how the brain works. But there haven’t been corresponding breakthroughs in psychiatric...
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Cleveland Clinic reports it boosted Ohio's economy by $17.8 billion in 2016

Sep 19, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Cleveland Clinic, the second largest employer in Ohio, reports that it boosted Ohio's economy by $17.8 billion in 2016, according to the system's latest economic impact report, which it produces every three...
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What Can Infant Walkers Cause? How About Over 2,000 ER Visits A Year

Sep 19, 2018 , Forbes
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has indicated that this study supports a ban of infant...
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Thyroid Cancer 101

Sep 19, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Thyroid cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the United States. According to data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program of the National Cancer Institute, there are approximately 57,000 newly diagnosed thyroid cancers yearly in the U.S. with 14.5 cases ......
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Researchers Find Children Experience Concussion Symptoms Three Times Longer Than Adults

Sep 19, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Concussion symptoms for children under 13 years old typically last three times longer than they do for older teens and adults, but keeping them out of the classroom during recovery is not necessarily the preferred treatment, according to a comprehensive research review in The Journal of the American......
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Different Takes: Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Process Is A Test To See If We’ve Learned Anything At All In The Past Year

Sep 19, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on revelations made during the Supreme Court confirmation...
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The CEO's Guide to Retirement

Sep 19, 2018 , Forbes
“I don’t quite know what to do next,” said Simon, a media CEO. Simon had been a chief executive for 15 years, and CFO before he was 30. He had turned around private and public companies, quadrupled...
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Survey: Hawaii loses 51 doctors as shortage continues

Sep 19, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
After two years of gaining physicians, Hawaii lost 51 full-time doctors in 2017. The state has about 2,900 full-time doctors, approximately 800 short of the number needed across all...
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How An Erectile Dysfunction Startup Wants To Help You Quit Smoking

Sep 19, 2018 , Forbes
The startup that launched last year selling erectile dysfunction pills online has a new...
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More than 9,000 US children injured by infant walkers every year

Sep 18, 2018 , CNN Health
Changes in safety standards led to a steep drop in the number of babies injured using infant walkers. Still, more than 9,000 US children are injured using the devices every year, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics....
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Want To Live Longer? Take Up Tennis.

Sep 18, 2018 , Forbes
A new study out of Denmark shows that among people who play sports, those who play tennis have a life expectancy nearly 10 years longer than people who don't play anything. Smaller benefits were found for each of the other sports that were studied, but tennis was the clear...
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Mandatory Bundle Gets Early Positive Results

Sep 18, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Sept. 14—Hospitals in Medicare’s first mandatory bundled payment model succeeded in cutting Medicare gross spending in their first year, according to a new analysis. The results come as Trump administration executives say they plan to introduce more mandatory models....
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China's pig fever outbreak a boon for chicken farmers

Sep 18, 2018 , Reuters
An outbreak of African swine fever in China is proving to be a windfall for chicken farmers, helping drive up prices of the country's second-most popular meat to two-and-a-half year highs....
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West Nile Virus: How Climate Change May Be Contributing To Its Spread

Sep 17, 2018 , Forbes
This year has been the worst year for West Nile Virus in Iowa since 2003. And Europe has experienced an unusually early start and high number of locally-acquired West Nile virus...
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A look inside Chan Zuckerberg, the philanthropic project funded by billions in Facebook stock sales

Sep 16, 2018 , CNBC Health
Two years after Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan announced an audacious plan to use their Facebook fortune to try and end disease in their children's lifetime, The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has ballooned to 250...
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Pharma Billionaire Frost 'Stunned' By SEC Charges, Swears He Will Clear His Name

Sep 15, 2018 , Forbes
One week after pharmaceutical billionaire Phillip Frost was accused by the Securities and Exchange Commission of participating in a "pump-and-dump" scheme, the 81-year-old Opko Health CEO has released a statement denying the allegations against...
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How the FDA is shaping healthcare innovation

Sep 15, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
In the last year the FDA has taken steps to evolve its process for regulating software as a medical device, personal genomics and clinical decision support...
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FDA Approves Device for Treatment of Acute Coronary Artery Perforations

Sep 15, 2018 , RxList
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a device intended to treat acute coronary artery perforations, or tears in the blood vessels of the heart. The PK Papyrus Covered Coronary Stent System is the first device approved by the FDA for this indication in 17...
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Sanofi pledges to keep up its restructuring efforts

Sep 15, 2018 , Reuters
Sanofi will continue to implement cost savings after having reached a 1.5 billion euros ($1.75 billion) cost reduction target a year ahead of expectations, and added that several of its key drugs were selling well....
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What Does a 2-Year-Old Know? You May Be Surprised

Sep 15, 2018 , WebMD
New studies on toddlers are shedding more interesting insights into just what a 2-year-old...
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