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Relief fund aims to cover half the cost of full-body health scans for firefighters - Boston Herald

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Relief fund aims to cover half the cost of full-body health scans for firefighters  Boston Herald

Determined to turn the tide on 200 deaths from occupational cancer in the past three decades, the Boston Fire Department Relief Fund is aiming to subsidize ...

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Alan raises another $45 million for its health insurance product - TechCrunch

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Alan raises another $45 million for its health insurance product  TechCrunch

Paris-based startup Alan has raised a Series B round of funding of $45 million (€40 million). Index Ventures is once again leading the round, with partners of ...

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Financial services, health among industries on notice over modern slavery - The Australian Financial Review

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Financial services, health among industries on notice over modern slavery  The Australian Financial Review

Superannuation investors have put companies in financial services, mining and healthcare on notice about enabling modern slavery ahead of the first ...

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Another top group calls for spanking ban, says it harms kids' mental health - USA TODAY

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Another top group calls for spanking ban, says it harms kids' mental health  USA TODAY

Spanking and physical discipline can harm children's mental health and increase aggressive behavior, the American Psychological Association says.

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Health worker loses career after allowing vulnerable teen go to toilet unaccompanied at Dart station - TheJournal.ie

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Health worker loses career after allowing vulnerable teen go to toilet unaccompanied at Dart station  TheJournal.ie

A HEALTHCARE SUPPORT worker lost his career in the health sector after allowing a vulnerable teenager in his care go to a public toilet unaccompanied at ...

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Exercise boosts well-being by improving gut health - Medical News Today

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Exercise boosts well-being by improving gut health  Medical News Today

Researchers believe that physical activity can influence a person's overall health because of its effect on gut health. A new study explains the link.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she's 'just fine' after health scares - Fox News

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she's 'just fine' after health scares  Fox News

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Monday said she's "just fine" after she underwent lung surgery in December.

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Don't give opioid-based cough, cold medication to children, Health Canada warns - CBC News

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Don't give opioid-based cough, cold medication to children, Health Canada warns  CBC News

Anyone under 18 should not be given cough and cold products containing opioids, such as codeine, after a safety review found early opioid use "may be a factor ...

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Partners HealthCare names an interim CEO - The Boston Globe

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Partners HealthCare names an interim CEO  The Boston Globe

Partners HealthCare on Monday named a top official, Dr. Anne Klibanski, as its interim chief executive officer. Klibanski is the chief academic officer at the ...

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Brexit: Will Britons living in the EU still get healthcare? - BBC News

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Brexit: Will Britons living in the EU still get healthcare?  BBC News

If the UK leaves the EU without a deal, reciprocal healthcare arrangements will not automatically survive. The UK is trying to reach agreements with EU ...

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Cooking a Sunday roast 'more harmful to health than breathing dirty London air' - Evening Standard

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Cooking a Sunday roast 'more harmful to health than breathing dirty London air'  Evening Standard

Cooking a Sunday roast is more harmful to your health than breathing dirty London air, a study has claimed. Scientists said cooking the much-loved meal can ...

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Saudi Crown Prince dedicates health centre to Pakistani hero - Khaleej Times

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Saudi Crown Prince dedicates health centre to Pakistani hero  Khaleej Times

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has directed to establish a health center in the name of Pakistani martyr, Farman Ali Khan in his hometown, ...

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Veterans deserve reproductive health services - The Seattle Times

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Veterans deserve reproductive health services  The Seattle Times

It is both heartless and absurd for the Department of Veterans Affairs not to pay for IVF and other reproductive health services.

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[OPINION] Mistrust in vaccination reflects mistrust in broken health system - Rappler

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[OPINION] Mistrust in vaccination reflects mistrust in broken health system  Rappler

The fear stoked by the lack of accountability cannot be quelled by diverting the issue from the root cause of the alleged hysteria, especially when there have ...

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Lawmakers seek $15M boost to Nevada public health funding - Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Lawmakers seek $15M boost to Nevada public health funding  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada legislators heard introductions for three bills in the Assembly and Senate health committees Monday, including one that would appropriate $15 million to ...

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Online mental health help for small business owners - The West Australian

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Online mental health help for small business owners  The West Australian

A website to help small business owners struggling with anxiety and depression is being launched by the Federal Government. The West Australian can reveal a ...

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2.7 million patient calls to Swedish healthcare hotline left unprotected online - The Next Web

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2.7 million patient calls to Swedish healthcare hotline left unprotected online  The Next Web

The audio recordings of 2.7 millions calls made to 1177 Vårdguiden — Sweden's healthcare hotline — were left exposed to anyone online, according to ...

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Understanding Pregnancy Basics Could Make Childbirth Safer : Shots - Health News - NPR

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Understanding Pregnancy Basics Could Make Childbirth Safer : Shots - Health News  NPR

Remarkably little is known about the fundamentals of how a woman carries a baby inside her. Two Columbia University researchers aim to change that, ...

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Inslee plan for health subsidies echoes national debate - Associated Press

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Inslee plan for health subsidies echoes national debate  Associated Press

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A proposal for expanded health coverage is bringing a national debate to Washington State. Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee's plan to ...

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Venezuela's Collapse Puts Strain On Latin American Health Care - NPR

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Venezuela's Collapse Puts Strain On Latin American Health Care  NPR

The collapse of the health care system in Venezuela is having ramifications throughout Latin America. Disease outbreaks across the continent are being linked ...

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