Health

Syndicate content
Google News2019-05-26T06:00:11.000000000ZGoogle Inc.news-webmaster@google.comhttps://news.google.com2019 Google Inc.
Updated: 13 hours 36 min ago

Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education - The New York Times

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education  The New York Times

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's campaign introduced a plan that would help new families with everything from diapers and nursery beds to paid leave and ...

Categories: Health

Venezuela turns to Russia, Cuba, China in health crisis - Reuters

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Venezuela turns to Russia, Cuba, China in health crisis  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government is increasingly turning to allies Cuba, China and Russia to offset a health crisis ...

Categories: Health

Children’s health research at risk over lack of EPA funding - PBS NewsHour

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Children’s health research at risk over lack of EPA funding  PBS NewsHour

Long-running research projects credited with pivotal discoveries about the harm that pesticides, air pollution and other hazards pose to children are in jeopardy ...

Categories: Health

For a Longer, Healthier Life, Share Your Data - The New York Times

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
For a Longer, Healthier Life, Share Your Data  The New York Times

Privacy protections are standing in the way of artificial-intelligence programs that could diagnose cancers and screen for genetic disorders.

Categories: Health

Using Data to Provide Better Health Care to New York's Homeless - Harvard Business Review

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Using Data to Provide Better Health Care to New York's Homeless  Harvard Business Review

New York City has the largest homeless population in the country, an issue the city has tackled through prevention, affordable housing and health care initiatives ...

Categories: Health

Volpara Health Technologies poised for growth - The Australian Financial Review

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Volpara Health Technologies poised for growth  The Australian Financial Review

When Ralph Highnam, the CEO of breast cancer specialist Volpara Health Technologies, was pursuing his his PhD in artificial intelligence at Oxford University, ...

Categories: Health

Health groups call out tobacco marketing aimed at teens on social media - CBS News

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Health groups call out tobacco marketing aimed at teens on social media  CBS News

Facebook, Instagram and other platforms let "influencers" glamorize tobacco and e-cirgarette usage, health advocates say.

Categories: Health

Games, Health and CrossFit Instagram, Facebook Pages Taken Down "Indefinitely" - Morning Chalk Up

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Games, Health and CrossFit Instagram, Facebook Pages Taken Down "Indefinitely"  Morning Chalk Up

Monday afternoon, Armen Hammer reported that the CrossFit Instagram account appeared to have been taken down, showing “User not found” when attempting ...

Categories: Health

How One Health System Overcame Resistance to a Surgical Checklist - Harvard Business Review

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
How One Health System Overcame Resistance to a Surgical Checklist  Harvard Business Review

During a time when health care is undergoing the most sweeping change ever, health systems, not surprisingly, are struggling to overcome resistance to change ...

Categories: Health

Comcast is working on a health-focused motion sensor (updated) - Engadget

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Comcast is working on a health-focused motion sensor (updated)  Engadget

Even telecom giants can't resist the temptation to hop on the smart speaker bandwagon... or can they? CNBC sources say the news site's parent company, ...

Categories: Health

CA Democrats Fighting Over Subsidized Health Care for Undocumented Immigrants - CBN News

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
CA Democrats Fighting Over Subsidized Health Care for Undocumented Immigrants  CBN News

In California, Democrats are fighting with each other over government-subsidized health care for illegal immigrants.

Categories: Health

Healthy dog put down so it can be buried with its owner - 9news.com.au

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Healthy dog put down so it can be buried with its owner  9news.com.au

Emma, a healthy Shih Tzu mix was euthanised to fulfill her late owner's dying wish that the dog be put down...

Categories: Health

These Are the Best Sunscreens For Your Health - TIME

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
These Are the Best Sunscreens For Your Health  TIME

Summer means more time in the sun, which can be good for the bones—all that vitamin D—but bad for the skin. In its annual report on the sunscreens with the ...

Categories: Health

Healthy reception seen for Brookfield's Healthscope bid - The Australian Financial Review

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Healthy reception seen for Brookfield's Healthscope bid  The Australian Financial Review

Markets will farewell Healthscope after its shareholders voted overwhelmingly in favour of a private equity buyout.

Categories: Health

New Asthma Cases Fell When LA's Smog Declined : Shots - Health News - NPR

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
New Asthma Cases Fell When LA's Smog Declined : Shots - Health News  NPR

New cases of asthma dropped dramatically in Los Angeles communities where air quality improved the most over 20 years. The results illustrate health benefits ...

Categories: Health

Doctor Shortages Leave Some Rural Americans Without Access To Health Care : Shots - Health News - NPR

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Doctor Shortages Leave Some Rural Americans Without Access To Health Care : Shots - Health News  NPR

A new generation of family physicians wants a work-life balance. But practicing in a small town is a 24/7 job, which is worsening the ongoing doctor shortage in ...

Categories: Health

Zurich, Switzerland has best quality of life, health care and commute times - NEWS.com.au

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Zurich, Switzerland has best quality of life, health care and commute times  NEWS.com.au

Sydney might have the warmer weather and prettier beaches but people in Melbourne are living better, according to a Deutsche Bank report.

Categories: Health

Sherri Shepherd Reveals How Much Her No-Sugar Diet Has Improved Her Health - Women's Health

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Sherri Shepherd Reveals How Much Her No-Sugar Diet Has Improved Her Health  Women's Health

Sherri Shepherd, 52, had exciting health news of her own after a routine checkup. She shared in an Instagram video that her diabetes test results that were in a ...

Categories: Health

Nitrous oxide users unaware of health risks, nurses warn - The Guardian

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Nitrous oxide users unaware of health risks, nurses warn  The Guardian

Rise in patients harmed by 'laughing gas' continues despite sales ban, health *service* workers say.

Categories: Health