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Medicare for All is dragging down health-care stocks and there could be more pain ahead - CNBC

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Medicare for All is dragging down health-care stocks and there could be more pain ahead  CNBC

Health care suffered a health scare this week. The XLV health-care sector ETF tumbled more than 4% since Monday, its worst week of the year and sending the ...

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A letter to... new mothers, from a health visitor - The Guardian

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
A letter to... new mothers, from a health visitor  The Guardian

I want to tell that you didn't need to put on makeup, you didn't even need to get dressed – certainly not on my account. Anonymous. Sat 20 Apr 2019 01.45 EDT.

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Republicans Offer Health Care Bills to Protect Patients (and Themselves) - The New York Times

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Republicans Offer Health Care Bills to Protect Patients (and Themselves)  The New York Times

Congressional Republicans say they fully support protections for people with pre-existing conditions, but their bills would provide less protection than the ...

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Get healthy for vacation - Harvard Health - Harvard Health

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Get healthy for vacation - Harvard Health  Harvard Health

Taking regular vacations is good for one's health, but to ensure this time is healthy and injury-free, people should adopt several strategies before…

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9 Small but Impactful Health Habits to Lock Down in Your 20s - SELF

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
9 Small but Impactful Health Habits to Lock Down in Your 20s  SELF

Make the most of your 20s by cementing small but impactful health habits that can last you for life.

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Weekly Health Quiz: Aging, Infections and a Fat Gene - The New York Times

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Weekly Health Quiz: Aging, Infections and a Fat Gene  The New York Times

After age 40, we typically lose about what percent of our aerobic capacity per decade? 2 percent. 5 percent. 10 percent. 15 percent. 2 of 7. People with mutations ...

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Healthcare is a key growth area for tech companies – here's what's changing fast - Business Insider Australia

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Healthcare is a key growth area for tech companies – here's what's changing fast  Business Insider Australia

Doctors are using AI to speak with patients, diagnose illnesses and follow up with preventative care; and it's helping to save lives and even save billions of ...

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'Bubble boy' SCID disease effectively cured with experimental gene therapy - ABC News

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
'Bubble boy' SCID disease effectively cured with experimental gene therapy  ABC News

Infants born with an extremely rare, life-threatening genetic disorder sometimes known as 'bubble boy' disease have been effectively cured thanks to a gene ...

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Four new health centres aiming to ease winter demand on SA hospital emergency departments - The Advertiser

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Four new health centres aiming to ease winter demand on SA hospital emergency departments  The Advertiser

South Australians with non-life threatening injuries and illnesses will be sent to four new health centres in a bid to ease emergency department congestion.

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Anthony Fitzgerald joins Tonic Health board - AdNews

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Anthony Fitzgerald joins Tonic Health board  AdNews

Former MCN CEO Anthony Fitzgerald has joined the board of health and wellbeing network Tonic Health Media.

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Queensland health authorities urge vaccination as measles rate jumps - The Age

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Queensland health authorities urge vaccination as measles rate jumps  The Age

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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Mental health of pupils is 'at crisis point', teachers warn - The Guardian

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Mental health of pupils is 'at crisis point', teachers warn  The Guardian

More than eight out of 10 teachers say mental health among pupils in England has deteriorated in the past two years – with rising reports of anxiety, self-harm ...

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Election stays on tax and health battlegrounds - The Conversation AU

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Election stays on tax and health battlegrounds  The Conversation AU

The election contest continues to focus on tax and health, with the government setting out the tax benefit people in particular occupations would get in the long ...

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Liberals ditch Tasmanian AFL team funding to focus on hospitals as health becomes key election issue - ABC News

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Liberals ditch Tasmanian AFL team funding to focus on hospitals as health becomes key election issue  ABC News

Tasmanian Liberal Party candidates pledge to prioritise health ahead of the upcoming election by spending money initially slated to boost the state's bid for an ...

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Half of WA health workers refuse flu vaccination - The West Australian

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Half of WA health workers refuse flu vaccination  The West Australian

Half of all WA health workers choose not to have the flu jab.

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Flu vaccine program brought forward as surge in cases surprises health authorities - ABC News

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Flu vaccine program brought forward as surge in cases surprises health authorities  ABC News

An unexpected surge in flu cases across the nation has prompted health authorities in South Australia to begin early distribution of free vaccines in an effort to ...

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Private health insurance changes on Monday. This is what you need to know - ABC News

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Private health insurance changes on Monday. This is what you need to know  ABC News

If you have private health insurance, or are considering getting it, a series of changes coming into effect on April 1 are worth knowing about. These include the ...

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Health groups push for food ratings to be mandatory - Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Health groups push for food ratings to be mandatory  Sydney Morning Herald

Consumer and public health groups are renewing their push to make the government's Health Star Ratings mandatory, but the food industry is resisting such a ...

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Acting as the data integrator between hospitals and digital health apps brings Redox $33 million - TechCrunch

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
Acting as the data integrator between hospitals and digital health apps brings Redox $33 million  TechCrunch

Investors have forked over $33 million in a new round of funding for Redox, hoping that the company can execute on its bid to serve as the link between ...

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For its health and yours, keep the cat indoors - Yahoo News

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:00
For its health and yours, keep the cat indoors  Yahoo News

At least one running argument among cat lovers is now over: Whiskers, Lucy and Tigger are definitely better off staying indoors, scientists reported Wednesday.

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