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UN Expert Warns Inequality and Austerity Are Intensifying Global Mental Health Crisis - Common Dreams

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
UN Expert Warns Inequality and Austerity Are Intensifying Global Mental Health Crisis  Common Dreams

The United Nations' top health envoy warned Monday that inequality and austerity are fueling a global mental health crisis that can only be solved by ...

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Dwarfism drug aims to boost healthy growth - BBC News

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Dwarfism drug aims to boost healthy growth  BBC News

Scientists hope a new type of medication could boost healthy growth in children born with dwarfism. Sam Short, nine, from south-west London has been on the ...

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Trump To Sign Executive Order Aimed At Health Care Costs - NPR

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Trump To Sign Executive Order Aimed At Health Care Costs  NPR

As a candidate, President Trump argued that the government should work to lower drug prices. As president, his administration is finding that his promise is ...

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Self-Inflicted Medical Misery - The New York Times

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Self-Inflicted Medical Misery  The New York Times

Over the weekend The Washington Post published a heart-rending description of a pop-up medical clinic in Cleveland, Tenn. — a temporary installation ...

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California Legislature OKs health insurance mandate - Seattle Times

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
California Legislature OKs health insurance mandate  Seattle Times

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Legislature voted Monday to tax people who refuse to buy health insurance, bringing back a key part of former ...

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Trump EPA claims new power plant rule would improve health of minority and low-income communities. Don't believe it. - Media Matters for America

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Trump EPA claims new power plant rule would improve health of minority and low-income communities. Don't believe it.  Media Matters for America

On June 19, the Trump administration announced that it was officially replacing the Clean Power Plan, the Obama administration's 2015 policy for curbing ...

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Education is the key to escaping a life of poverty and poor health | TheHill - The Hill

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Education is the key to escaping a life of poverty and poor health | TheHill  The Hill

All children deserve an opportunity to complete their education and move on to become productive citizens.

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Vets warn of 'MMR moment' for animal health as increasing number of owners refuse to vaccinate pets - The Telegraph

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Vets warn of 'MMR moment' for animal health as increasing number of owners refuse to vaccinate pets  The Telegraph

The UK's leading veterinary body has warned that animal health is facing an “MMR” moment due to increasing numbers of owners refusing to vaccinate their ...

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Democratic group's poll shows Trump vulnerable with his base on health care - POLITICO

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Democratic group's poll shows Trump vulnerable with his base on health care  POLITICO

The Democratic research group American Bridge is preparing a $50 million campaign to win over a slice of President Donald Trump's base, and new polling has ...

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Steven Law: 2020 Dems and ‘Medicare-for-All’ -- here’s what ‘free’ health care really means - Fox News

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Steven Law: 2020 Dems and ‘Medicare-for-All’ -- here’s what ‘free’ health care really means  Fox News

Each Democratic candidate should be asked: why should Americans be forced to wait longer (and ultimately pay more) for lower-quality, government-controlled ...

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UIC Launches Guide for Communities Facing Pollution, Health Risks - WTTW News

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
UIC Launches Guide for Communities Facing Pollution, Health Risks  WTTW News

Responding to increasing public concern over environmental health threats, researchers have published a guide designed to help residents of Great Lakes ...

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Nurse and ASU graduate student taps university resources to launch health care idea - Arizona State University

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Nurse and ASU graduate student taps university resources to launch health care idea  Arizona State University

Ramona Ramadas is on a roll. In the last year, the Arizona State University Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation graduate student has participated in ...

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Could A Microbe Boost Athletic Performance? : Shots - Health News - NPR

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Could A Microbe Boost Athletic Performance? : Shots - Health News  NPR

Researchers identified a strain of bacteria that flourishes in the guts of athletes after exercise. When transferred to mice, it gave a big boost in endurance. Could ...

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Digital health companies hit a new VC funding record in 2018 - Fortune

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Digital health companies hit a new VC funding record in 2018  Fortune

Health care is headed for the cloud. Digital health tech investment is nearing the moon, with $14.6 billion in VC funding worldwide in 2018.

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How the Democratic Candidates Responded to a Health Care Policy Survey - The New York Times

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
How the Democratic Candidates Responded to a Health Care Policy Survey  The New York Times

The New York Times asked all 23 Democratic presidential candidates for their views on the best ways to improve the health care system. We received responses ...

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Shaking Merkel triggers health worries - NEWS.com.au

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Shaking Merkel triggers health worries  NEWS.com.au

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's body has been seen shaking as she welcomed the new Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to Germany, raising ...

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Health alert as flu spike strikes Tasmania - The Mercury

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Health alert as flu spike strikes Tasmania  The Mercury

THE number of Tasmanians infected by influenza this season is already almost three times as high as all of 2018 and the spike may trigger the establishment of ...

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Is 5G Dangerous to your health? Protests & Misinformation explained - EFTM

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Is 5G Dangerous to your health? Protests & Misinformation explained  EFTM

5G is the next big thing, both for consumers in our connectivity to each other and the world, and for the Telcos for whom it's the next big battle ground for revenue.

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A Brit’s Advice for the U.S. Health-Care System - The Atlantic

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
A Brit’s Advice for the U.S. Health-Care System  The Atlantic

An expert on the National Health *Service* says the reason America doesn't have universal coverage might be a difference in mind-set.

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Kevin Walters gives injured Maroons brigade a clean bill of health - NRL.COM

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 06:00
Kevin Walters gives injured Maroons brigade a clean bill of health  NRL.COM

Maroons coach Kevin Walters has declared that his injured and ill brigade of players are all set to play against NSW on Sunday in Perth in a massive boost to ...

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