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Same as it ever was: worker health benefit 2019-11-17 08:01:11Same as it ever was: worker health benefit costs rise again

Big study casts doubt on need for many 2019-11-17 08:00:20A large study finds that people with stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a stent or bypass procedure, but

White House urgently ramps up push for drug 2019-11-17 07:55:54Battling impeachment, White House presses for drug cost legislation with new urgency

Warren pushes back on critics of her health 2019-11-17 07:49:32Warren pushes back on critics of her health care plan

Planned Parenthood awarded $2.3 million for secret videos 2019-11-15 19:26:39A federal jury has found an anti-abortion activist illegally secretly recorded workers at Planned Parenthood clinics liable for violating federal and

US approves new drug to manage sickle cell 2019-11-15 17:46:12U.S. regulators have approved a new medicine that can help manage extremely painful sickle cell disease flare-ups

Warren says getting to ‘Medicare for All’ will 2019-11-15 17:39:42Democrat Elizabeth Warren says that if she’s elected president, she won’t immediately push to give every American government-funded health

Oklahoma judge reduces J&J order in opioid lawsuit 2019-11-15 17:34:09An Oklahoma judge who last summer ordered consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million to help address the state’s opioid c

Measure introduced in Ohio would ban abortion outright 2019-11-15 17:02:54A group of conservative lawmakers in Ohio has introduced a bill to outlaw abortion outright

White House seeks disclosure of actual health care 2019-11-15 16:13:25New rules from the Trump administration would require insurers and hospitals to disclose upfront the actual prices for common tests and procedures

Congo’s president hopes Ebola outbreak will end this 2019-11-15 16:12:01Congo’s president hopes deadly Ebola outbreak will end in the coming weeks

Oklahoma judge reduces amount Johnson & Johnson must 2019-11-15 15:11:42Oklahoma judge reduces amount Johnson & Johnson must pay state to help clean up opioid crisis by $107M to $465M

NYT > Health

Rethinking Tiny Tim: Should a Disabled Actor Play 2019-11-14 18:34:13The Broadway production of “A Christmas Carol,” following the lead from London, answers a strong yes. Other theaters may follow suit.

Dr. Wayne Bardin, 85, Innovative Researcher on Birth 2019-11-14 17:39:36He helped develop long-acting implanted contraceptive devices — like Norplant, Jadelle and Mirena — used by millions of women around the w

Infants and Toddlers Eat Too Much Sugar, Researchers 2019-11-14 17:21:56Using C.D.C. data, researchers found that 98 percent of toddlers and 60 percent of infants consumed added sugar in sweetened drinks, baked goods and s

Here Are Good Ways Yoga Teachers Manage Touch 2019-11-14 16:03:01We heard from readers about local yoga studios addressing touch, communication and consent.

Apple’s Reach Reshapes Medical Research 2019-11-14 15:44:52The company’s tools enable researchers to track huge numbers of people. But doctors do not yet know if it will significantly improve health outc

The Llama as Therapist 2019-11-14 11:41:35The charismatic llama is a welcome addition at some nursing homes and rehabilitation centers.

Germany Mandates Measles Vaccine 2019-11-14 10:49:36All children attending preschool or higher in the country must be immunized, with fines for parents who do not comply, under a law that is to take eff

Virginia Doctor Performed Hysterectomies Without Consent, Prosecutors Say 2019-11-14 09:03:10Javaid Perwaiz, an obstetrician and gynecologist, was arrested and charged with health care fraud. In one instance, he was accused of tying one patien

To Make This Tofu, Start by Burning Toxic 2019-11-14 04:56:37Plastic waste from America, collected for recycling, is shipped to Indonesia. Some is burned as fuel by tofu makers, producing deadly chemicals and co

New York Identifies Hospitals and Nursing Homes With 2019-11-14 03:04:28The policy change, for the virulent drug-resistant germ Candida auris, came as the C.D.C. reported that more people are dying of drug-resistant infect

To Drive Down Insulin Prices, W.H.O. Will Certify 2019-11-13 20:39:51About 80 million people with diabetes around the world need the hormone, and half of them can’t afford it. Creating competition could help, the

Texting While Walking Is Dangerous. Here’s How to 2019-11-13 14:59:50You know you do it. It’s not safe, obviously. Here’s how to take control of your tech use.

Scientific American: Health

The Stressful Discovery of Type A Personality   2019-11-13 09:00:00How worn-out upholstery in doctors’ waiting rooms revealed common psychological traits -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Invisible Victims of Traumatic Brain Injury 2019-11-13 07:00:00Most people know it’s a problem for athletes and soldiers—but it affects victims of domestic violence even more -- Read more on Scientific

Aversion to Broccoli May Have Genetic Roots 2019-11-12 19:30:00Study subjects with a gene variant that heightened their sensitivity to bitterness tended to eat fewer vegetables than people who didn't mind bitter

Pay More Attention to Climate Perils People with 2019-11-12 12:45:00Increased disease exposure and extreme weather events pose heightened risks for already vulnerable communities -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Ebola Vaccine Approved in Europe in Landmark Moment 2019-11-12 12:00:00The approval of Merck’s vaccine comes after decades of research aimed at preventing the deadly disease -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Behind the Scenes of a Radical New Cancer 2019-11-09 15:00:00I’ve now treated several patients with the new cancer gene therapy called CAR-T, but there’s still a lot to learn -- Read more on Scientif

Can Lifelong, Invasive Screening Eradicate Cancer? 2019-11-09 13:00:00A prominent oncologist urges continuous testing of everyone from birth onward with implanted devices that detect cancerous cells before they spre

Should You Be Going Barefoot More Often? 2019-11-09 10:00:00Get-Fit Guy spent some time chatting with Vivobarefoot CEO Galahad Clark about the importance of going barefoot and the health science presented the n

Medicine's Power Problem 2019-11-09 07:00:00It’s not just “superstar” doctors who get away with abuse of patients, medical trainees and other hospital staff -- Read more on Sci

Health Officials Claim Breakthrough on Vaping Illness Culprit 2019-11-08 16:15:00The CDC says vitamin E acetate turned up in every sample of lung fluid from 29 patients -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Are Probiotics Safe for Your Immune System? 2019-11-08 16:00:00There are some situations where beneficial bacteria (either from foods or supplements) can post a threat to the host -- Read more on ScientificAmerica

How Mass Spectrometry Can Help Limit Reproducibility Problems 2019-11-08 12:00:00Technology comes to the aid against a drain on resources in medical research -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

MedicineNet Daily News

Expand Use of Fish Oil Drug Vascepa: FDA 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Expand Use of Fish Oil Drug Vascepa: FDA PanelCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Fewer Americans Than Ever Smoke, but Vaping Poses 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Fewer Americans Than Ever Smoke, but Vaping Poses a Growing Threat: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Revie

Health Tip: How to Safely Roast a Turkey 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Health Tip: How to Safely Roast a TurkeyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

'Meatless Monday' Can Help Change Diets for Good 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: 'Meatless Monday' Can Help Change Diets for GoodCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00:0

AHA News: Treatment to Ward Off Stroke Less 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: AHA News: Treatment to Ward Off Stroke Less Effective in WomenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/

Fish Oil Is Good Medicine for Heart Failure 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Fish Oil Is Good Medicine for Heart FailureCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Not Getting Enough Shut-Eye? You Have Plenty of 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Not Getting Enough Shut-Eye? You Have Plenty of CompanyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12

National Project Will Delve Into How Dogs Age 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: National Project Will Delve Into How Dogs AgeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses Top 2,100, CDC Says 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses Top 2,100, CDC SaysCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00:00

Mindfulness May Be a Balm for Breast Cancer 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Mindfulness May Be a Balm for Breast Cancer PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019 12:00

Polymer-Coated Supplements Fight Malnutrition and Disease 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: Polymer-Coated Supplements Fight Malnutrition and DiseaseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/15/2019

AHA News: Heart Attack Survivors Who Develop PTSD 2019-11-16 02:00:00Title: AHA News: Heart Attack Survivors Who Develop PTSD Don't Always Take Heart MedsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editori

FOX News

China sees 3rd plague case after man, 55, New! 2019-11-18 10:28:07A 55-year-old man in China has become the country’s third case of plague in recent weeks. 

Transplant doctor rejects damaged donated lungs from chain-smoker New! 2019-11-18 10:07:39The donor had been a chain-smoker for 30 years.

Iowa reports 2 flu deaths, the first of New! 2019-11-18 09:28:55Iowa health officials last week reported the state’s first flu-related deaths of the 2019-2020 season. 

Texas sees first pediatric flu death of season New! 2019-11-18 08:19:26Texas health officials late last week reported the first pediatric flu death of the 2019-2020 season. 

Family of elderly man who broke neck during 2019-11-17 12:58:59The family of a retired bank manager who after breaking his neck during chiropractic treatment is urging the corner to consider a verdict of unla

Woman seeking treatment for dizziness finds out she's 2019-11-17 05:00:57Nine living, breathing people with this mysterious medical diagnosis are adding to the research pile, revealing what the brain can do with or without

Stents, bypass surgery offer only limited benefits for 2019-11-17 00:27:34Stents and coronary artery bypass surgery are no more effective than intensive drug treatment and better health habits in preventing millions of Ameri

Are kissing bugs dangerous? Here's what to know 2019-11-16 05:00:58Dr. Manny explains what you need to know about kissing bugs, and whether they pose a risk to your family.

Oklahoma judge reduces penalty against Johnson & Johnson 2019-11-15 19:07:45An Oklahoma judge reduced the amount Johnson & Johnson must pay to help alleviate the state’s opioid crisis by $107 million due to a miscalc

Supercentenarians live longer than others because of this, 2019-11-15 14:42:54The secret to living past 100 could lie in your immune system, suggests a new study. 

Rare syndrome causes man’s eye to 'glow' 2019-11-15 11:56:07A rare syndrome caused a 44-year-old man’s eye to eerily resemble the flaming Eye of Sauron from “The Lord of the Rings.” 

Cat food recalled over possible salmonella contamination 2019-11-15 11:53:25The product was distributed to retailers nationwide.

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