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AllAfrica.com
Continent Urged to Bridge Capacity Gaps to Deliver AU's Agenda 2063if Africa is to successfully implement its development plan known as Agenda 206
Continent Urged to Bridge Capacity Gaps to Deliver AU's Agenda 2063
AllAfrica.com / Posted 52 minutes ago
if Africa is to successfully implement its development plan known as Agenda 2063, according to the Executive Secretary of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie. Prof. Nnadozie, who was in the country for the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New neuroprotective compounds may prevent development of epilepsyA team led by Nicolas Bazan, MD, PhD, Boyd Professor and Director of LSU Health
New neuroprotective compounds may prevent development of epilepsy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
A team led by Nicolas Bazan, MD, PhD, Boyd Professor and Director of LSU Health New Orleans' Neuroscience Center of Excellence, has developed neuroprotective compounds that may prevent the development of epilepsy. The findings will be published... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Social Security's family benefits on the declineOur daily roundup of retirement news your clients may be thinking about. The d
Social Security's family benefits on the decline
Financial Planning.com / Posted 3 days ago
Our daily roundup of retirement news your clients may be thinking about. The decline in Social Security’s family benefitsThe Social Security family benefits, which were conceptualized in 1930s, have become outdated and no longer address the needs of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers study impact of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy in adolescents with anxiety disordersto treat youth with anxiety disorders, sometimes, antidepressants may be poorly
Researchers study impact of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy in adolescents with anxiety disorders
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
to treat youth with anxiety disorders, sometimes, antidepressants may be poorly tolerated in children who are at high risk of developing bipolar disorder. Researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) are studying how cognitive therapy that... Read more
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Times News
Medical marijuana program will tap input from physiciansHARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s Department of Health expects to begin working
Medical marijuana program will tap input from physicians
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s Department of Health expects to begin working soon with physicians from health systems and professional organizations as it writes medical marijuana program regulations. Secretary of Health Karen Murphy said Tuesday... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley backs medical marijuanaLehigh Valley residents are eager to see the state's Department of Health make
Lehigh Valley backs medical marijuana
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Lehigh Valley residents are eager to see the state's Department of Health make good on its promise to roll out medical marijuana regulations, a new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College poll shows. MOVED UP AND EXPANDEDAnd the department is preparing to... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical marijuana program will tap input from physiciansHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's Department of Health expects to begin wor
Medical marijuana program will tap input from physicians
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's Department of Health expects to begin working soon with physicians from health systems and professional organizations as it writes medical marijuana program regulations. Secretary of Health Karen Murphy said... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Pa. medical marijuana program will tap input from physiciansHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s Department of Health expects to begin wor
Pa. medical marijuana program will tap input from physicians
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s Department of Health expects to begin working soon with physicians from health systems and professional organizations as it writes medical marijuana program regulations. Secretary of Health Karen Murphy said... Read more
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Newsweek
Big Genetics and the war over cancer patient datahad backaches before, but this was new and more severe. He began popping Advil
Big Genetics and the war over cancer patient data
Newsweek / Posted 5 days ago
had backaches before, but this was new and more severe. He began popping Advil “like crazy,” he says, then noticed another symptom: blood in his urine. It wasn’t the first time he’d seen it. It had shown up in April. He had an enlarged prostate,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Fracking associated with asthma flare-upsassociated with asthma flare-ups Air pollution has long been known to worsen a
Fracking associated with asthma flare-ups
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
associated with asthma flare-ups Air pollution has long been known to worsen asthma; but less is known about the impact of fracking. FILE: A child inhaling Ventolin to prevent an asthma attack. Picture: AFP. NEW YORK - For asthma patients,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Fracking associated with asthma flare-upsFor asthma patients, living near fracking sites is associated with more symptom
Fracking associated with asthma flare-ups
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
For asthma patients, living near fracking sites is associated with more symptom flare-ups that require medication and hospital care, a U.S. study suggests. Air pollution has long been known to worsen asthma. But less is known about the impact of... Read more
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The Age
Chickens have it better than students in cramped classrooms, says motherfor 104 grade 4 students, with most children left with no option but to sit on
Chickens have it better than students in cramped classrooms, says mother
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
for 104 grade 4 students, with most children left with no option but to sit on the floor. Her daughter Akira complained of a sore back. "It created real social problems," Ms Fallshaw said. "There was a Lord of the Flies-style rush for the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research underscores need to improve mental health screening for adolescent cancer survivorsMost adolescent survivors of childhood cancer have no reported psychological sy
Research underscores need to improve mental health screening for adolescent cancer survivors
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
Most adolescent survivors of childhood cancer have no reported psychological symptoms, but an analysis led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital found that those who do often have multiple symptoms and distinct symptom profiles. The findings,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016Map of the Middle East; Israel surrounded by the neighborhood 'bullies'{Origina
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
Map of the Middle East; Israel surrounded by the neighborhood 'bullies'{Originally posted to the Gatestone InstituteWebsite}Saudi Arabia Approval of the National Transformation Plan The Saudi Cabinet approved (June 6) the National Transformation... Read more
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FOX News
Fracking associated with asthma flare-upsFor asthma patients, living near fracking sites is associated with more symptom
Fracking associated with asthma flare-ups
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
For asthma patients, living near fracking sites is associated with more symptom flare-ups that require medication and hospital care, a U.S. study suggests. Air pollution has long been known to worsen asthma. But less is known about the impact of... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Summer Health Concerns, Food poisoning, Lyme disease, E.coli, West Nile Virus and NorovirusWest Nile virus and norovirus. These health problems are at a much greater risk
Summer Health Concerns, Food poisoning, Lyme disease, E.coli, West Nile Virus and Norovirus
Bel Marra Health / Posted 7 days ago
West Nile virus and norovirus. These health problems are at a much greater risk to us during the summer months as many of them rely on warmer weather. For example mosquitoes are only seen in the warmer months along with deer ticks which spread... Read more
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Rappler
DOH scaling up community approach to end HIV epidemicSUBIC BAY FREEPORT, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) and the Resear
DOH scaling up community approach to end HIV epidemic
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
SUBIC BAY FREEPORT, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) and the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) are harnessing community participation in the government’s response to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) epidemic, as the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New tool could help diagnose anxiety and improve treatmentArachnophobia is a common form of anxiety. Photo / Getty Images A Kiwi researc
New tool could help diagnose anxiety and improve treatment
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Arachnophobia is a common form of anxiety. Photo / Getty Images A Kiwi researcher aiming to create the world's first biomarker for a psychiatric disorder is appealing for help from those who suffer from anxiety. Professor Neil McNaughton, of Otago... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Looking to Germany for a leadWe should care what Germans think of Brexit, writes Prof. Philip Nel. That is b
Looking to Germany for a lead
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
We should care what Germans think of Brexit, writes Prof. Philip Nel. That is because the rest of the world is increasingly looking to them to provide leadership in these tumultuous times. You know Germans are shocked when they cite Vladimir Lenin.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Dr. Weinberg joins Pardee cancer centerthat radiation oncologist Dr. Benjamin D. Weinberg has joined the Comprehensive
Dr. Weinberg joins Pardee cancer center
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
that radiation oncologist Dr. Benjamin D. Weinberg has joined the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee Radiation Oncology department. He will provide radiation therapy for patients undergoing cancer treatment.

Weinberg earned his medical... Read more

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Scoop.co.nz
Heart attack sufferers delaying 111 callFoundation Medical Director Dr Gerry Devlin said too many New Zealanders are pl
Heart attack sufferers delaying 111 call
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Foundation Medical Director Dr Gerry Devlin said too many New Zealanders are placing themselves at increased risk of death or permanent heart damage by putting off that important call.Gerry, who works as an Interventional Cardiologist at... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Bad Apple or Bad Orchard? - A Narrative of Alleged Individual Research Misconduct that Sidestepped the Pharmaceutical Corporate ContextLambert here: This post shows how to add narrative analysis to your toolkit of
Bad Apple or Bad Orchard? - A Narrative of Alleged Individual Research Misconduct that Sidestepped the Pharmaceutical Corporate Context
Naked Capitalism / Posted 15 days ago
Lambert here: This post shows how to add narrative analysis to your toolkit of critical thinking skills. The Narrative Arc A Renowned Researcher The researcher in question was one Dr Alexander Neumeister. Oddly enough, the article provided very... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
New study sheds light on chronic fatiguea feeling unlike anything he'd experienced before. It was a deep, inexplicable
New study sheds light on chronic fatigue
Guelph Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
a feeling unlike anything he'd experienced before. It was a deep, inexplicable fatigue and sickness affecting every part of his body, including his thinking and speaking abilities. The next day, and the day after, Simpson recalls feeling a bit... Read more
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Daily Mail
Viral hepatitis 'kills as many people as malaria, TB or HIV each year'as malaria, TB or HIV each year - with a surge in deaths over last 2 decades'
Viral hepatitis 'kills as many people as malaria, TB or HIV each year'
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
as malaria, TB or HIV each year - with a surge in deaths over last 2 decades' Viral hepatitis has become a leading cause of death across the globe It exists in five forms - A, B, C, D and E and is transmitted by body fluids In 2013, 1.45... Read more
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International Business Times
New York University drug study for post-traumatic stress shut down for 'falsified records' medical school has pulled the plug on psychiatric studies involving an experime
New York University drug study for post-traumatic stress shut down for 'falsified records'
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
medical school has pulled the plug on psychiatric studies involving an experimental mind-altering drug, because of protocol violations, according to officials. Eight studies, many involving mentally ill subjects, were suspended as... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death tollShort of breath, and suffering from chest pains, Bertie Marble was heading back
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death toll
MLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
Short of breath, and suffering from chest pains, Bertie Marble was heading back to the hospital last year. "I don't know what's wrong," she told her oldest daughter on her way to McLaren Regional Medical Center in Flint. It would be the second trip... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study highlights need to improve end-of-life care for all patients with serious illnessesHistorically, efforts to improve end-of-life care have focused primarily on pat
Study highlights need to improve end-of-life care for all patients with serious illnesses
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
Historically, efforts to improve end-of-life care have focused primarily on patients with cancer. But few studies have looked at the quality of end-of-life care for patients with other serious illnesses, such as lung, kidney or heart failure or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do 15 Percent of SA's Population Have a Drug Problem? We Fact-Check 4 'Shocking Stats'"shocking South African drug statistics". But are these claims factually accura
Do 15 Percent of SA's Population Have a Drug Problem? We Fact-Check 4 'Shocking Stats'
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
"shocking South African drug statistics". But are these claims factually accurate? The apparent drug-related murder of a respected media personality Hope Zinde has reignited a countrywide discussion about drug abuse in South Africa. Her son... Read more

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