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WHO announces four new goodwill ambassadors for promoting global health - World Health Organization

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
WHO announces four new goodwill ambassadors for promoting global health  World Health Organization

WHO announces the appointment of four new goodwill ambassadors to promote healthier lives, a stronger health workforce and improved mental health ...

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When it comes to health, which party has the best plan? - ABC News

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
When it comes to health, which party has the best plan?  ABC News

Targeting health is seen as a vote winner in elections and there's been no shortage of announcements this election campaign. So far, most of the promises are ...

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Maryland moves to meet key recommendation made in wake of Jordan McNair’s death - The Washington Post

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
Maryland moves to meet key recommendation made in wake of Jordan McNair’s death  The Washington Post

The University of Maryland on Thursday announced steps toward establishing an overhauled model for athlete health care that would be independent of the ...

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How mental health checks can help restaurant workers - PBS NewsHour

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
How mental health checks can help restaurant workers  PBS NewsHour

After a series of high-profile suicides last year, one restaurant owner in Sacramento, California, decided to confront a problem plaguing kitchens around the ...

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Congress Weighs Measures To Reign In Surprise Medical Bills : Shots - Health News - NPR

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
Congress Weighs Measures To Reign In Surprise Medical Bills : Shots - Health News  NPR

Lawmakers are discussing several measures to solve the problem of unexpected medical bills, which can wreak havoc on patients' lives. Here's our guide to the ...

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Israel's evolving attitude to mental health - Plus61 J Media

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
Israel's evolving attitude to mental health  Plus61 J Media

On the eve of her visit to Australia, Professor Esti Galili-Weisstub talks to ITTAY FLESCHER.

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Health Matters with the SAN - 2GB

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
Health Matters with the SAN  2GB

Patrina McLean from the Sydney Adventist Hospital talks the joys of volunteering amongst the hospital's 500 volunteers for National Volunteers Week. Download ...

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Back to full health, Pat Elflein is ready to step into left guard role - SKOR North

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:00
Back to full health, Pat Elflein is ready to step into left guard role  SKOR North

EAGAN. — On Day 1 of OTAs at TCO Performance Center, first-round draft pick Garrett Bradbury was taking reps with the first team at center and Pat Elflein lined ...

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Climate crisis poses 'existential' threat to public health - The Australian Financial Review

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Climate crisis poses 'existential' threat to public health  The Australian Financial Review

The climate crisis poses an existential threat to public health and without action mortality rates and healthcare costs could soar, global reinsurance giant Swiss ...

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Crystal Dickson takes on care coordinator role at Queenstown for Rural Health Tasmania - The Advocate

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Crystal Dickson takes on care coordinator role at Queenstown for Rural Health Tasmania  The Advocate

Ms Dickson is a registered nurse completing ongoing education for mental health nursing.

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Black women start a walking movement to battle the obesity epidemic - CNN

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Black women start a walking movement to battle the obesity epidemic  CNN

There is a health crisis facing African-American women. Nearly half have heart disease and forty percent have high blood pressure. The risk of stroke is almost ...

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Infrastructure, health headline Tas budget - Lithgow Mercury

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Infrastructure, health headline Tas budget  Lithgow Mercury

Health and infrastructure will headline a Tasmanian budget in which the mid-term Liberal government isn't expected to throw up any great surprises. Treasurer...

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Brainstorm Health: CRISPR V. Superbugs, Gottlieb to NEA, UniQure Gene Therapy - Fortune

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Brainstorm Health: CRISPR V. Superbugs, Gottlieb to NEA, UniQure Gene Therapy  Fortune

Hello and happy hump day, readers! Former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb already has a new gig. Gottlieb unexpectedly ...

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Blue states push back on Trump admin with lawsuits charging health care discrimination - CNN

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Blue states push back on Trump admin with lawsuits charging health care discrimination  CNN

New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Trump administration, arguing that a new regulation would let health care providers ...

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Mental health issues front and center at University Health Services - UC Berkeley

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Mental health issues front and center at University Health Services  UC Berkeley

Faculty, staff and students aren't immune from anxiety and stress, but Berkeley's University Health Services is working to get the word out about their services ...

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Parents call for safety review after children impaled on shopping hooks in Target, Kmart stores - 9news.com.au

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Parents call for safety review after children impaled on shopping hooks in Target, Kmart stores  9news.com.au

Dangerous metal hooks placed at toddler height are causing horrific eye injuries to children in some of Aus...

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Empire's Taraji P. Henson to Testify in Front of Congressional Taskforce at Mental Health Forum - PEOPLE.com

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Empire's Taraji P. Henson to Testify in Front of Congressional Taskforce at Mental Health Forum  PEOPLE.com

Taraji P. Henson will testify at the "Mental Health in the Black Community" forum on Friday, June 7.

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Mental Health: Scientists Show Lasting Benefits of Growing Up Outside the City - Inverse

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Mental Health: Scientists Show Lasting Benefits of Growing Up Outside the City  Inverse

Exposure to nature can help relieve stress in adults. But new research from the Barcelona Institute for Global Health shows that, over time, prolonged exposure ...

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Panic and anxiety: Mental health expert reflects on aftereffects of Joplin tornado - KoamNewsNow.com

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Panic and anxiety: Mental health expert reflects on aftereffects of Joplin tornado  KoamNewsNow.com

Josh Storms was only 9-years-old when the Joplin tornado hit, and while he didn't lose any loved ones, the experience definitely changed the way he feels ...

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Comcast is working on an device to track people's basic health metrics - Axios

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
Comcast is working on an device to track people's basic health metrics  Axios

Comcast is working on an in-home device to monitor people's health, with the intention of rolling it out next year, CNBC reports. How it works: The device would ...

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