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When it comes to heart health, know your numbers - The Advocate

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
When it comes to heart health, know your numbers  The Advocate

Six key numbers can tell you your risk for heart disease. And some of them don't even require a trip to the doctor's office.

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Health worker claims hospital discriminates against non-Christians - The Irish Times

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Health worker claims hospital discriminates against non-Christians  The Irish Times

Mater's mission policy urges staff to take part in 'the healing ministry of Christ'

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To your health: Healthy You event promotes healthy lifestyle - The Union of Grass Valley

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
To your health: Healthy You event promotes healthy lifestyle  The Union of Grass Valley

The Union's second annual Healthy You event drew hundreds to Grass Valley's Veterans Memorial Building Saturday despite inclement weather.

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PsyberGuide seeks to provide unbiased reviews of mental health apps, digital tools - Washington Post

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
PsyberGuide seeks to provide unbiased reviews of mental health apps, digital tools  Washington Post

The website's reviewers tell whether a device is supported by quality research and other details.

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Democracy and health care is under attack in Utah | TheHill - The Hill

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Democracy and health care is under attack in Utah | TheHill  The Hill

Utah Governor Gary Herbert signed a bill to overturn much of the voter-approved Medicaid expansion, cutting access to health care for 50000 Utahns.

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Governor's Plan To Plug Oregon Health Care Shortfall Faces Uncertainty - The Lund Report

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Governor's Plan To Plug Oregon Health Care Shortfall Faces Uncertainty  The Lund Report

With little fanfare, a nearly $380 million package to help fund health care for low-income Oregonians cleared a legislative committee Friday morning with strong ...

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Company brings telemedicine to mental health care - Brattleboro Reformer

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Company brings telemedicine to mental health care  Brattleboro Reformer

BRATTLEBORO — Dr. Mark McGee, who was chief medical officer at the Brattleboro Retreat for six-and-a-half years until January, knows the barriers and ...

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North Haven students will have access to more in-school mental health services - Meriden Record-Journal

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
North Haven students will have access to more in-school mental health services  Meriden Record-Journal

North Haven students will have access to more in-school mental health services - NORTH HAVEN — Starting next school year, older students will have access ...

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Polk County Schools struggling to fill mental health positions - The Ledger

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Polk County Schools struggling to fill mental health positions  The Ledger

School Board member Sarah Fortney said the district should hire mental health counselors and social workers for all 150 schools in the district.

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America’s CBD Boom: Brazen Claims, Fake Products, Regulatory Scrutiny - Bloomberg

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
America’s CBD Boom: Brazen Claims, Fake Products, Regulatory Scrutiny  Bloomberg

While the trendy cannabis compound is generally believed to be safe, scant research has been conducted on its medical benefits.

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How Michael Wilson brought mental-health awareness to Canada's boardrooms - The Globe and Mail

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
How Michael Wilson brought mental-health awareness to Canada's boardrooms  The Globe and Mail

Michael Wilson and Bill Wilkerson teamed up to lobby the highest echelons of Canadian business to tackle mental health problems in their workplaces.

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How Much Will Americans Sacrifice for Good Health Care? - The New York Times

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
How Much Will Americans Sacrifice for Good Health Care?  The New York Times

A battle is looming over universal health care. Politicians and voters will have to decide whether the trade-offs are worth it.

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IBM steps up efforts to help miners improve health and safety records - MINING.com

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
IBM steps up efforts to help miners improve health and safety records  MINING.com

Much has been said lately about how IBM's cognitive exploration and *content* analysis platform, known as Watson, is helping major miners, such as Goldcorp ...

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Physical Shows Trump is Obese But in Good Health - WebMD

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Physical Shows Trump is Obese But in Good Health  WebMD

Feb. 15, 2019 -- Details from President Donald Trump's annual physical exam show him to be obese but in "very good health." The results released Thursday ...

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Graphene-based wearables for health monitoring, food inspection and night vision - Science Daily

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Graphene-based wearables for health monitoring, food inspection and night vision  Science Daily

Scientists have developed dozens of new graphene-based prototypes. These technologies aim to turn mobile phones into life saving devices.

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Fed up patient shares three months of pain with Ballarat's health care services - Ballarat Courier

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Fed up patient shares three months of pain with Ballarat's health care services  Ballarat Courier

A warning to the public that the Ballarat Base Hospital emergency department was 'very busy' on Tuesday has triggered a flood of stories from disgruntled ...

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National food and wine writer Callan Boys' health diary - Good Food

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
National food and wine writer Callan Boys' health diary  Good Food

How do you stay healthy, and even lose weight when you eat for a living? We enlist the help of the Dietitians Association of Australia for three of our food critics.

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Health department sanctions Warrigal Warilla after unannounced audit - Illawarra Mercury

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Health department sanctions Warrigal Warilla after unannounced audit  Illawarra Mercury

The health department and the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission are continuing to monitor the *service*. More than 30 residents at Warrigal Warilla must ...

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Microsoft pushes multibillion-dollar health AI tech in Australia - The Australian Financial Review

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
Microsoft pushes multibillion-dollar health AI tech in Australia  The Australian Financial Review

Despite sluggish public interest in electronic health records, Microsoft is targeting its big money AI and cloud-based health products at the Australian market.

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I Followed The Planetary Health Diet During A Week Of Football And Travel, And It Wasn't Easy - Gizmodo Australia

Health - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:00
I Followed The Planetary Health Diet During A Week Of Football And Travel, And It Wasn't Easy  Gizmodo Australia

When I signed up to eat the planetary health plate diet for 30 days, I forgot two small details: Super Bowl Sunday and I was being dispatched to northwest Florida ...

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