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Crikey Worm: Health experts want both major parties to think long-term - Crikey

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 06:00
Crikey Worm: Health experts want both major parties to think long-term  Crikey

Health experts warn the major parties against an ad-hoc approach to healthcare strategies in the lead-up to the election, and One Nation experiences a drop in ...

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The Coalition's report card on health includes some passes and quite a few fails - The Conversation AU

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 06:00
The Coalition's report card on health includes some passes and quite a few fails  The Conversation AU

This article is part of a series examining the Coalition government's record on key issues while in power and what Labor is promising if it wins the 2019 federal ...

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South West Healthcare and Mind Australia partnership delivers vital mental health services in Warrnambool - Warrnambool Standard

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 06:00
South West Healthcare and Mind Australia partnership delivers vital mental health services in Warrnambool  Warrnambool Standard

Twelve months since its launch, a short-term residential mental health facility has helped more than 100 people return to employment, begin studies and learn ...

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'How to have a kōrero' about mental health challenges - Māori Television

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
'How to have a kōrero' about mental health challenges  Māori Television

A new resource has taken a different approach to helping Māori men affected by mental health problems.

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UnitedHealth (UNH) Slams 'Medicare for All' Insurance Proposals - Bloomberg

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
UnitedHealth (UNH) Slams 'Medicare for All' Insurance Proposals  Bloomberg

The U.S.'s biggest health insurer sharply criticized the “Medicare for All” proposals being debated by Democrats, wading into a heated Washington political ...

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Brainstorm Health: Workplace Wellness, Weight Loss Device, Amgen Bone Drug Price - Fortune

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Brainstorm Health: Workplace Wellness, Weight Loss Device, Amgen Bone Drug Price  Fortune

Good afternoon, readers. Workplace wellness programs are among the hottest perks employers offer their workers these days. They were incentivized by the ...

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World Health Organization says measles cases up 300 percent in 2019 - The Washington Post

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
World Health Organization says measles cases up 300 percent in 2019  The Washington Post

The organization also calls "vaccine hesitancy" a key global health threat.

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With 35 different in-home health diagnostic tests now on offer, EverlyWell raises $50 million to expand - TechCrunch

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
With 35 different in-home health diagnostic tests now on offer, EverlyWell raises $50 million to expand  TechCrunch

Venture capitalists are pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into healthcare startups pitching lower-cost alternatives to traditional services, and one of their ...

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Queensland health authorities urge vaccination as measles rate jumps - Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Queensland health authorities urge vaccination as measles rate jumps  Sydney Morning Herald

Queensland's health authorities have issued a *fresh* call for people to get vaccinated against measles, with 12 cases recorded in the state already this year.

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Healthcare stakeholders say digital health's unicorns are overvalued - Business Insider

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Healthcare stakeholders say digital health's unicorns are overvalued  Business Insider

Healthcare stakeholders have underlying skepticism at the market's overvaluation, per a new survey by venture capital firm Venrock.

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Mental health supports expanded for frontline health workers in B.C. - CityNews Vancouver

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Mental health supports expanded for frontline health workers in B.C.  CityNews Vancouver

More support is now available to 911 dispatchers, nurses and health-care aides across British Columbia dealing with work-related trauma. Changes taking effect ...

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Healthy hearts need two proteins working together | National Institutes of Health - National Institutes of Health

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Healthy hearts need two proteins working together | National Institutes of Health  National Institutes of Health

Two proteins that bind to stress hormones work together to maintain a healthy heart in mice, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health and their ...

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Mental health nurses join police officers on duty - BBC News

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Mental health nurses join police officers on duty  BBC News

Police officers say they are "overwhelmed" by calls to mental health patients and need round-the-clock help from medical staff.

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Colorado's Oil And Gas Regulators Must Now Consider Public Health And Safety - NPR

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Colorado's Oil And Gas Regulators Must Now Consider Public Health And Safety  NPR

After years of tension over expanded oil and gas drilling, including a deadly explosion that galvanized critics, the state is moving to tighten regulations on the ...

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Donny Osmond Opens Up About Brother Jimmy’s Health Issues on His 56th Birthday: ‘I’m so H... - Closer Weekly

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Donny Osmond Opens Up About Brother Jimmy’s Health Issues on His 56th Birthday: ‘I’m so H...  Closer Weekly

Donny Osmond wished his brother Jimmy Osmond a happy birthday and revealed he's 'so happy with his progress' following a stroke — read more.

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Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Announces Deeply Experienced Executive Team - Associated Press

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Announces Deeply Experienced Executive Team  Associated Press

Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

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Why using pretax health savings will keep more money in your pocket - CNBC

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Why using pretax health savings will keep more money in your pocket  CNBC

There are two kinds of tax-advantaged savings accounts that let you put money away for health-care needs, depending on what kind of health plan you have: ...

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Here's Why HCA Healthcare Slipped Today - Motley Fool

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Here's Why HCA Healthcare Slipped Today  Motley Fool

Fear of political headwinds that have been hammering health insurers has spread to the hospital operators that depend on them.

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Learn about stress management, student resiliency at the Health and Wellness Summit - CU Boulder Today

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Learn about stress management, student resiliency at the Health and Wellness Summit  CU Boulder Today

The Health and Wellness Summit on April 25 is an opportunity for faculty, staff and students to learn about a holistic approach to health and wellness, campus ...

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Eva Mendes: 'I Didn't See Myself As A Mother—Until I Met Ryan' - Women's Health

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:00
Eva Mendes: 'I Didn't See Myself As A Mother—Until I Met Ryan'  Women's Health

Eva Mendes opens up to Women's Health on why she stepped away from Hollywood to focus on fashion and raising her two daughters—and why her hot and ...

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