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Department of Health warns of potential measles exposure in Tucson - ABC15 Arizona

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Department of Health warns of potential measles exposure in Tucson  ABC15 Arizona

TUCSON, AZ — Authorities have issued a warning to people of a potential measles exposure last month in Pima County. The Arizona Department of Health ...

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Universal Health Care Might Cost You Less Than You Think - The New York Times

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Universal Health Care Might Cost You Less Than You Think  The New York Times

We don't think of the premiums we already pay as taxes, but maybe we should.

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VA, DoD Electronic Health Records Still Aren't Compatible, and Lawmakers Are Angry - Military.com

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
VA, DoD Electronic Health Records Still Aren't Compatible, and Lawmakers Are Angry  Military.com

Shanahan was grilled by lawmakers on the lengthy and costly effort to develop compatible electronic records systems.

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5 names to know: the team leading Microsoft into health care - STAT

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
5 names to know: the team leading Microsoft into health care  STAT

Over the past year, Microsoft has built a nucleus of physician executives to guide its work in health care. Here are people you'll want to keep an eye on.

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Anka Behavioral Health files for bankruptcy protection - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Anka Behavioral Health files for bankruptcy protection  San Francisco Chronicle

Anka Behavioral Health, an East Bay nonprofit that provides residential treatment and mental health services at 29 centers throughout California, has filed for ...

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Meth Surges Out West, With Fewer Treatment Options Than For Opioids : Shots - Health News - NPR

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Meth Surges Out West, With Fewer Treatment Options Than For Opioids : Shots - Health News  NPR

The return of methamphetamine is overwhelming police, ERs and treatment centers — especially west of the Mississippi. But, unlike opioid dependency, meth ...

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Hobart news: Labor promises $1.3b for roads if elected, new owner of northern newspapers reveals plan - ABC Local

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Hobart news: Labor promises $1.3b for roads if elected, new owner of northern newspapers reveals plan  ABC Local

Premier Will Hodgman and Health Minister Michael Ferguson are cleared of any wrongdoing related to Cricket Australia's sacking of Angela Williamson, and ...

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AI In Medicine: More Science And Less Art : Shots - Health News - NPR

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
AI In Medicine: More Science And Less Art : Shots - Health News  NPR

Will AI in health care create a two-tiered system in which poorer people will be seen by a computer instead of a doctor? That's one concern about the burgeoning ...

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We need a national conversation about health, not health care - STAT

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
We need a national conversation about health, not health care  STAT

Last year, Americans borrowed approximately $88 billion to pay for health care. One in four of us skipped medical appointments because of concern about costs.

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The Carnivore Diet for Mental Health? - Psychology Today

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
The Carnivore Diet for Mental Health?  Psychology Today

Last month, I had the pleasure of participating in the Boulder Carnivore Conference, the world's first meeting dedicated to the potential benefits of plant-free diets ...

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Do workplace wellness programs work? - Health Report - ABC News

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Do workplace wellness programs work? - Health Report  ABC News

Favoured by companies hoping to boost productivity or project a responsible social image, workplace wellness is a growing industry.

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Chemist Warehouse vaccinates Health Minister - Australian Journal of Pharmacy

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Chemist Warehouse vaccinates Health Minister  Australian Journal of Pharmacy

Health Minister Greg Hunt turned to community pharmacy, not doctors, for his flu vaccination this year. Amid a 2019 flu season which is gathering early steam, ...

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Health Check: what causes constipation? - The Conversation AU

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Health Check: what causes constipation?  The Conversation AU

Constipation can occur when there's a delay in digested food passing through your body and being expelled. It can also happen when your poo is too hard, ...

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WHO releases first guideline on digital health interventions - World Health Organization

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
WHO releases first guideline on digital health interventions  World Health Organization

WHO today released new recommendations on 10 ways that countries can use digital health technology, accessible via mobile phones, tablets and computers, ...

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Is private health insurance worth it for older Australians? - ABC News

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:00
Is private health insurance worth it for older Australians?  ABC News

Whether or not to get private health insurance is usually a decision you might expect people in their 20s and 30s to be grappling with, but what about older ...

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