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  1. Smoking reaching all-time low with US adults, government report showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The York Daily Record

    ... The decline has coincided with a greater understanding that smoking is a cause of cancer, heart disease and other health problems. The launch of electronic cigarettes and their growing popularity has also likely played a role. E-cigarettes heat ...


  2. Stemline Therapeutics (STML) Earns Buy Rating from HC WainwrightRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | IntersportsWire

    Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on STML. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Stemline Therapeutics from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, March 7th.


  3. Gaps in breast cancer care leaving women behind: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Age

    ... removed or damaged that causes swelling of the limbs. Ms Pilatti said the out of pocket costs for women with private health insurance were sky-rocketing, with about 25 per cent of women facing costs of more than $20,000 over the course of their ...


  4. NJ hospital deals with ER pain - without opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago |

    After cutting opioid use in the ER by 80 percent, this NJ hospital is extending the approach to childbirth, wisdom teeth removal, and surgery recovery New approaches give NJ hospital ammunition in fighting most pain- and opioid addiction After cutting opioid use in the ER by 80 percent, this NJ hospital is extending the approach to childbirth, wisdom teeth removal, and surgery recovery Check out this story on The emergency department at St. Joseph's Health have designed a new program named ALTO for an alternative to opioid medications. Dr. Mark Rosenberg, chairman of emergency medicine and chief innovation officer at St. JosephA*s Health talks about the ALTO program.


  5. What is cannabis oil and how does it help treat epilepsy?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    Cannabis oil is used by sufferers of epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and cancer and is widely credited with various medical benefits. Debate over its use has ignited following the high-profile case of severely epileptic 12-year-old Billy Caldwell, who had his supply confiscated by the Home Office before it was returned.


  6. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Business Wire

    The Continental SRR3-B is designed for automo... )--Regulatory News: Novacyt , an international specialist in clinical diagnostics, announces the conversion of the 4.0m... )--Regulatory News: Novacyt , specialiste mondial du diagnostic clinique annonce, conformement a l'annonce du 30 m... Insulet to Unveil New Omnipod DASHTM System and Present Innovative Research at the American Diabetes Association's 78th Scientific Sessions )--Insulet Corporation , the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its Omnipod Insulin Management System --Advanced Energy today announced the appointment of Amir Wachs to general manager of its new Israeli subsidiary, as of June 17, 2018.


  7. ACT has among the highest rate of mesothelioma in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Age

    ... mainly caused by exposure to asbestos - in Australia, a report has revealed. The two-yearly report card, Australia's health 2018, launched on Wednesday showed Australia sits squarely in the best third of OECD countries when it comes to life ...


  8. Canadian kids get a D for physical activityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The annual report card on kids physical fitness is out and once again our kids are getting a poor grade. ParticipAction's annual report card has given our children a D plus for physical activity, up from a D minus in 2016.


  9. Time to Update Kids' VaccinationsTuesday, June 19Knoxville, Tenn. a "...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Knoxville, Tenn . - As summer break approaches its halfway point, the Knox County Health Department is reminding parents that now is the time to make sure their child's vaccinations are up to date.


  10. Teacher stock. From Pixabay free for use.Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    ... achers as part of their contract and that schools should be encouraged to organise activities "to promote the general health and wellbeing of school staff".


  11. Transmitted drug resistance now less likely to harm HIV treatment options, US study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Aidsmap

    Our award-winning series of booklets, with each title providing a comprehensive overview of one aspect of living with HIV. A range of interactive tools to support people living with HIV to get involved in decisions about their treatment and care.


  12. An Alternative To Foster Care For Babies Born To Opioid-Addicted MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... 10 percent between 2012 and 2016, in large part because of the opioid epidemic, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. "Removal of a child [from its parents], while sometimes absolutely necessary, causes trauma in that child ...


  13. What would it be like to be evil?' Philip Guston exhibition in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | South China Morning Post

    'Philip Guston: A Painter's Forms, 1950-1979' looks back on three decades of the late American abstract expressionist's career and includes an audio guide narrated by his daughter Musa Mayer Three cartoonish blood-spattered Ku Klux Klan figures cruise down the road smoking big cigars in Riding Around , one of the images that greet visitors in a new exhibition at the Hauser & Wirth art gallery in Hong Kong's Central district. The show, "Philip Guston: A Painter's Forms, 1950-1979", introduces one of the main figures of American abstract expressionism through the use of an audio guide.


  14. Zacks Investment Research Upgrades SLS International (SLS) to "Hold"Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | IntersportsWire

    According to Zacks, "SELLAS Life Sciences Group is a development-stage biopharmaceutical company. It focused on novel cancer immunotherapeutics for cancer indications.


  15. Team Novo Nordisk Announces Partnership with Dexcom - the Global...Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | PRWeb

    The San Diego-based company will provide cutting-edge continuous glucose monitoring systems to the world's first all-diabetes pro cycling team Dexcom's continuous glucose monitoring devices are a big reason why Team Novo Nordisk can inspire, educate, and empower people with diabetes so consistently as we race around the globe. Together, we will continue to change diabetes for years to come.


  16. Former Pahang MB dies at age 79Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Star Online

    ... complications from kidney failure. "He underwent kidney transplant in Guangzhou, China, 15 years ago, and was in good health after the surgery until last April when he was hospitalised at the Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital. "However, my father was ...


  17. CVS Health Corp (CVS) Shares Sold by FIL LtdRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago |

    FIL Ltd trimmed its holdings in CVS Health Corp by 19.8% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 487,215 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock after selling 120,291 shares during the quarter.


  18. Loxo Oncology (LOXO) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Daily Political

    News articles about Loxo Oncology have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources.


  19. Don't punish firms for climate change viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... contributing to global warming. Oil companies are being compared to cigarette manufacturers, who famously denied the health risks of smoking for years. But this issue isn't the same.


  20. This new technique could improve arthritis treatmentRead the original story

    46 min ago |

    ... debilitating," said Turmezei. While CT scanning is regularly used in the clinic to diagnose and monitor a range of health conditions, CT of joints has not yet been approved for use in research trials. "We've shown that this technique could be a ...