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New Kerala
Deaf women may have pre-term or low birth weight babies - newkerala.com #124356Further, healthcare providers rarely receive training on how to communicate eff
Deaf women may have pre-term or low birth weight babies - newkerala.com #124356
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Further, healthcare providers rarely receive training on how to communicate effectively and care for individuals with hearing loss, resulting in poor communication, increased provider frustrations, and changes in healthcare delivery. Thus, compared... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Digital split not fair on city: Laborclosing the gap between capital cities and regional areas. “The levers that yo
Digital split not fair on city: Labor
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 minutes ago
closing the gap between capital cities and regional areas. “The levers that you would use to address inequalities would be healthcare, education public transport, rail and road, sewers and that sort of thing,” he said. “That still remains... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'I'll never forget day the specialist told me I had a tumour behind my eye - but you have to fight whatever this life throws at you'All-Party Parliamentary Group on Eye Health and Visual Impairment, and was atte
'I'll never forget day the specialist told me I had a tumour behind my eye - but you have to fight whatever this life throws at you'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 minutes ago
All-Party Parliamentary Group on Eye Health and Visual Impairment, and was attended by leading figures from the optical, healthcare and charitable professions, including RNIB President Dame Gail Ronson DBE, RNIB vice-president and campaign... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Drug development firm hails game-changing antibiotic breakthroughwall. They also possess the ability to expel drugs that do manage to cross the
Drug development firm hails game-changing antibiotic breakthrough
Manchester Evening News / Posted 26 minutes ago
wall. They also possess the ability to expel drugs that do manage to cross the cell wall. This poses a huge challenge for healthcare providers as Gram-negative bacteria are increasingly becoming resistant to most available antibiotics. Neil... Read more
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heraldscotland
NHS watchdog clears Queen’s former surgeon of misconductand other hospitals across the NHS Grampian region were published in December 2
NHS watchdog clears Queen’s former surgeon of misconduct
heraldscotland / Posted 36 minutes ago
and other hospitals across the NHS Grampian region were published in December 2014. One of the reviews, carried out by Healthcare Improvement Scotland, conducted a review of Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and also an unannounced inspection of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Is the Philippines' "war on drugs" fuelling an HIV epidemic?new administration as they have a very strong programme for drugs and there hav
Is the Philippines' "war on drugs" fuelling an HIV epidemic?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 49 minutes ago
new administration as they have a very strong programme for drugs and there have been a lot of killings going on," said one healthcare source in Cebu. "They are really quite serious about it." Jerson See, founder and president of Cebu Plus, an HIV... Read more
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Medical News Today
Roller coasters could help pass kidney stonesInstitute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Disease (NIDDK), kidney stones are t
Roller coasters could help pass kidney stones
Medical News Today / Posted 50 minutes ago
Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Disease (NIDDK), kidney stones are the cause of more than 1 million visits to healthcare providers in the U.S. every year, as well as around 300,000 emergency department visits. Kidney stones vary... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Success Regime plans will not put patients at risk - health chief- mean there will not be the same demand for beds in future. Sir Neil accepted
Success Regime plans will not put patients at risk - health chief
Whitehaven News / Posted 54 minutes ago
- mean there will not be the same demand for beds in future. Sir Neil accepted that the document, entitled The Future of Healthcare, is not likely to be widely welcomed by the public. But he stressed that no decisions have yet been made and said... Read more
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ECMConnection
OPEX Introduces FalconV The Next In The Series Of Universal Scanning Workstationscost-effective results to thousands of organizations worldwide. Today, OPEX sys
OPEX Introduces FalconV The Next In The Series Of Universal Scanning Workstations
ECMConnection / Posted an hour ago
cost-effective results to thousands of organizations worldwide. Today, OPEX systems are installed in financial services, healthcare, government, non-profit, utility, service bureau, insurance, telecommunications, and university/educational... Read more
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Bolton News
73 per cent of region unaware of link between obesity and cancerhave a body mass index (BMI) test, where nurses measure their height and weight
73 per cent of region unaware of link between obesity and cancer
Bolton News / Posted an hour ago
have a body mass index (BMI) test, where nurses measure their height and weight and work out their BMI – a guide used in healthcare to check if people’s weight is within a healthy range. A healthy BMI is between 18.5 and 25. Visitors get a card... Read more
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BizReport
Consumers increasingly comfortable with mHealth optionsand Low Tech Lifers. "With US smartphone adoption at 68%, now is the time for
Consumers increasingly comfortable with mHealth options
BizReport / Posted an hour ago
and Low Tech Lifers. "With US smartphone adoption at 68%, now is the time for businesses that have a stake in the healthcare industry to push to develop approachable, intuitive mobile tech offerings that help the ever-increasing mobile... Read more
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TheBull
Britain braces for 'hard Brexit'Brexit could make their worst nightmares come true in terms of bureaucracy and
Britain braces for 'hard Brexit'
TheBull / Posted an hour ago
Brexit could make their worst nightmares come true in terms of bureaucracy and finance. Retirees would be cut out of local healthcare systems, while workers might have to obtain residency and work permits. Meanwhile the three million EU citizens... Read more
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Times of Malta
Investors urge food companies to shift from meat to plantsover the next five years,” Coller said. The campaign follows an Oxford Univers
Investors urge food companies to shift from meat to plants
Times of Malta / Posted an hour ago
over the next five years,” Coller said. The campaign follows an Oxford University study which said $1.5 trillion in healthcare and climate change-related costs could be saved by 2050 if people reduced their reliance on meat in their... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Death of psychiatric patients was a violation of constitutional dispensation’ – open letter to Gauteng Health MECnearly all the 36 patients that have died in the last four months would probabl
‘Death of psychiatric patients was a violation of constitutional dispensation’ – open letter to Gauteng Health MEC
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted an hour ago
nearly all the 36 patients that have died in the last four months would probably still be alive if they were kept at Life Healthcare Esidimeni‚” Bloom added last week. Bloom said he welcomed the probe‚ which “needs to be done speedily and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sensex bounces 138 points as Asia shapes uphigher by 138.46 points, or 0.48 percent at 28,432.74 with all the sectoral ind
Sensex bounces 138 points as Asia shapes up
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
higher by 138.46 points, or 0.48 percent at 28,432.74 with all the sectoral indices led by realty, consumer durables and healthcare supporting the recovery, rising by up to 0.92 percent. The 50-share NSE Nifty was quoting higher by 45.45 points,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blood donations drop by a quarter in last decadebe distributed to hospitals. Marie Tighe (55), a nurse, is giving her 26th blo
Blood donations drop by a quarter in last decade
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
be distributed to hospitals. Marie Tighe (55), a nurse, is giving her 26th blood donation at the clinic. “I’ve worked in healthcare all my life and I’ve seen the need for blood. There is a culture around giving blood for some people but I’m aware... Read more
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Rappler
Removal of seniors' VAT exemptions 'counter-productive' – lawmakersthat the government will retain senior citizens' 20% discount on purchases as w
Removal of seniors' VAT exemptions 'counter-productive' – lawmakers
Rappler / Posted 2 hours ago
that the government will retain senior citizens' 20% discount on purchases as well as VAT exemptions on raw food and healthcare. (READ: Duterte admin keeping seniors' 20% discount, most VAT exemptions) But aging Filipinos will lose their VAT... Read more
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asianage
Sensex bounces 138 points as Asia shapes uphigher by 138.46 points, or 0.48 per cent at 28,432.74 with all the sectoral in
Sensex bounces 138 points as Asia shapes up
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
higher by 138.46 points, or 0.48 per cent at 28,432.74 with all the sectoral indices led by realty, consumer durables and healthcare supporting the recovery, rising by up to 0.92 per cent. The 50-share NSE Nifty was quoting higher by 45.45... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Increase Funding to Health for Attainment of Universal Health Coverage23,7 percent of its national budget on health care, a percentage that is three
Increase Funding to Health for Attainment of Universal Health Coverage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
23,7 percent of its national budget on health care, a percentage that is three times more than what Zimbabwe allocated to healthcare in 2015. Presently the Zimbabwe Government, which relies heavily on donor funding, has cited a shrinking fiscal... Read more
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Business Wire
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. UK Regulatory Announcement: Mitsui’s Subsidiary to Sell Its Shares of IHH Healthcare Berhadannouncement is for our U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme. Mi
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. UK Regulatory Announcement: Mitsui’s Subsidiary to Sell Its Shares of IHH Healthcare Berhad
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
announcement is for our U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme. Mitsui’s subsidiary to sell its Shares of IHH Healthcare Berhad Mitsui & Co., Ltd.(“Mitsui”, Head Office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Tatsuo Yasunaga) announced that MBK... Read more
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Business Wire
Nomination Committee of Attendo AB for the Annual General Meeting 2017(publ) _______________________________________________________________________
Nomination Committee of Attendo AB for the Annual General Meeting 2017
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
(publ) _________________________________________________________________________________ Attendo – the leading care and healthcare company in the Nordics Attendo is the leading private provider of publicly financed care and healthcare services... Read more
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Business Wire
VirtusaPolaris Recognized in the 2016 IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankingsbusiness outcomes for Global 2000 companies and leading software vendors in ban
VirtusaPolaris Recognized in the 2016 IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
business outcomes for Global 2000 companies and leading software vendors in banking and financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, technology, media and entertainment. VirtusaPolaris’ solutions address the CXOs’ dual... Read more
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Business Wire
Assisted Living Facility The Haven at Windermere Selects Ascom teleCARE IP Emergency Callwe receive is just phenomenal.” In addition to a collaborative partner approac
Assisted Living Facility The Haven at Windermere Selects Ascom teleCARE IP Emergency Call
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
we receive is just phenomenal.” In addition to a collaborative partner approach, another key to Ascom’s successful healthcare workflow implementations is to make clinical consulting available at every stage of a technology implementation.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indonesia’s GO-JEK acquires Bengaluru-based healthcare startup PiantaThe acquisition is expected to bolster the Indonesian startup's foray into the
Indonesia’s GO-JEK acquires Bengaluru-based healthcare startup Pianta
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
The acquisition is expected to bolster the Indonesian startup's foray into the healthcare space. "GO-JEK is moving to launch an on-demand healthcare product which might have on demand delivery and logistics issues, which is where Pianta forte is,"... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Independent concentrators chart interdisciplinary pathseconomics, or the “social, cultural context that people live in and how that fa
Independent concentrators chart interdisciplinary paths
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
economics, or the “social, cultural context that people live in and how that factors into how they perceive health and healthcare,” she said. Her IC focuses on developing countries and the importance of interacting with their citizens and... Read more
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Reuters
Is the Philippines' 'war on drugs' fuelling an HIV epidemic?new administration as they have a very strong program for drugs and there have
Is the Philippines' 'war on drugs' fuelling an HIV epidemic?
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
new administration as they have a very strong program for drugs and there have been a lot of killings going on," said one healthcare source in Cebu. "They are really quite serious about it." Jerson See, founder and president of Cebu Plus, an HIV... Read more
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Bolton News
The weighty issue of cancer riskhave a body mass index (BMI) test, where nurses measure their height and weight
The weighty issue of cancer risk
Bolton News / Posted 3 hours ago
have a body mass index (BMI) test, where nurses measure their height and weight and work out their BMI – a guide used in healthcare to check if people’s weight is within a healthy range. A healthy BMI is between 18.5 and 25. Visitors get a card... Read more
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The Border Mail
Long road to recoverydo that without the injuries, and plus, this has given me a really broken work
Long road to recovery
The Border Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
do that without the injuries, and plus, this has given me a really broken work history.” All in all, she said healthcare costs resulting from the crash came to $125,000. Despite the huge impact the crash has had, and continues to have... Read more
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The Courier
Long road to recoverydo that without the injuries, and plus, this has given me a really broken work
Long road to recovery
The Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
do that without the injuries, and plus, this has given me a really broken work history.” All in all, she said healthcare costs resulting from the crash came to $125,000. Despite the huge impact the crash has had, and continues to have... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
The future of AI-driven analytics: Expert panelas well Silva said.AI: Our best tool for predictive patient analysis Damle sta
The future of AI-driven analytics: Expert panel
SiliconANGLE / Posted 3 hours ago
as well Silva said.AI: Our best tool for predictive patient analysis Damle started out by asking, “How do we unpack AI for healthcare?” There’s a sense of lack of predictability in healthcare, leading to higher and higher costs, across the board,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man shot near downtown, police believe it's related to another robberywas escorted by law enforcement from the UT football game in Knoxville on Satur
Man shot near downtown, police believe it's related to another robbery
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 hours ago
was escorted by law enforcement from the UT football game in Knoxville on Saturday. BlueCross BlueShield dropping ACA healthcare access to 100K TennesseansBlueCross BlueShield dropping ACA healthcare access to 100K Tennesseans BlueCross... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Your Healthdiaper, bathe, and feed their baby. The class also covers post-partum depressio
Your Health
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
diaper, bathe, and feed their baby. The class also covers post-partum depression and care of the new mother. CPR classes: Healthcare Provider CPR Class: 8:30 a.m. Oct. 6, at the Community Health and Wellness Center. The American Heart Association... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex- Sept 27, 2016higher by 138.46 points, or 0.48 per cent at 28,432.74 with all the sectoral in
Sensex- Sept 27, 2016
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
higher by 138.46 points, or 0.48 per cent at 28,432.74 with all the sectoral indices led by realty, consumer durables and healthcare supporting the recovery, rising by up to 0.92 per cent. The 50-share NSE Nifty was quoting higher by 45.45... Read more
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Deseret News
Could this plan to replace welfare programs work?Social Security are "deeply beloved programs" that are "also highly efficient."
Could this plan to replace welfare programs work?
Deseret News / Posted 3 hours ago
Social Security are "deeply beloved programs" that are "also highly efficient." Medicare's costs, he said, grow slower than healthcare costs of the private sector. After "ticking up, the uninsured rate dropped off a cliff" from 16 percent in 2010... Read more
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Deseret News
Gov. Herbert, challenger Weinholtz spar over economy, Medicaid expansion, public lands in debateincluding expanding Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act and preserv
Gov. Herbert, challenger Weinholtz spar over economy, Medicaid expansion, public lands in debate
Deseret News / Posted 3 hours ago
including expanding Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act and preserving public lands. The chairman of CHG Healthcare, who has pumped $2.5 million of his own money into the race, criticized the governor for what he said was a "punt"... Read more
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Boston Globe
Most parents of teens support sex ed, plus education on mental healthdepression, and stress. The majority also would like their children to learn ba
Most parents of teens support sex ed, plus education on mental health
Boston Globe / Posted 4 hours ago
depression, and stress. The majority also would like their children to learn basic first aid, CPR, and how to use the healthcare system. “For so long, the stigma of mental health has prevented people from seeking treatment and talking about a... Read more
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walesonline
Premature babies in Wales 'least likely to be fed with mum's milk'available.” Read More Funded by NHS England, the Welsh Government and the Sco
Premature babies in Wales 'least likely to be fed with mum's milk'
walesonline / Posted 4 hours ago
available.” Read More Funded by NHS England, the Welsh Government and the Scottish Government and commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP), the report which assessed 95,325 admissions of babies across 179 neonatal... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hospital admissions for eating disorders soar in Glasgowan increase in the number of patients with eating disorders as a result of earl
Hospital admissions for eating disorders soar in Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 hours ago
an increase in the number of patients with eating disorders as a result of earlier diagnosis. “An eating disorder can be just one aspect of a patient’s care needs. As a result, they are treated in the healthcare facility best suited to their nee... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Group psychoeducation could be effective in treating patients in early stages of bipolar disorderUniversity's School of Medicine and Institute of Mental Health - a partnership
Group psychoeducation could be effective in treating patients in early stages of bipolar disorder
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 hours ago
University's School of Medicine and Institute of Mental Health - a partnership between the University and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust and NIHR Collaborative for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East Midlands. Professor... Read more
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The Economic Times
With half-a-dozen exits, Sequoia Capital spins a new startup talethis year, it has been far from a totally smooth sailing year for the fund. "S
With half-a-dozen exits, Sequoia Capital spins a new startup tale
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
this year, it has been far from a totally smooth sailing year for the fund. "Sequoia has had its bummers as well. Vasan (Healthcare) hasn't really worked out for them, and maybe a few more in the consumer technology space," said Sanjeev Krishan,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
BlueCross scales back Affordable Care Act plans in Tennesseehealth insurance before the Affordable Care Act was adopted in 2010. Two of th
BlueCross scales back Affordable Care Act plans in Tennessee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
health insurance before the Affordable Care Act was adopted in 2010. Two of the nation's biggest health insurers — United Healthcare and Aetna — withdrew from the individual health exchanges in Tennessee this year, and the state's health insurance... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Lawsuit filed in Chatham County inmate's deathcell. An hour later, he was dead. In the lawsuit filed on Monday, Johnson wife
Lawsuit filed in Chatham County inmate's death
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 hours ago
cell. An hour later, he was dead. In the lawsuit filed on Monday, Johnson wife Sandra is suing Corizon Health, the inmate healthcare provider at the time, Sheriff John Wilcher, and the two doctors Corizon hired to oversee the medical needs of the... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
The Other Wesleyansfact: Oklahoma Wesleyan University recently filed a lawsuit against the Obama a
The Other Wesleyans
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 5 hours ago
fact: Oklahoma Wesleyan University recently filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration regarding the Affordable Healthcare Act’s mandate to provide insurance coverage for abortions and contraception. In an article published by... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Immunodeficiency among Indian children rising to alarming levelsKhosla, Clinical Nutritionist and Founder of The weightmonitor.com, Celiac soci
Immunodeficiency among Indian children rising to alarming levels
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Khosla, Clinical Nutritionist and Founder of The weightmonitor.com, Celiac society of India and Whole Foods The Indian healthcare sector has geared up to face such challenges; however, onus lies on parents to act timely to avoid severe... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Homeopathy Decision to be ChallengedTuesday, 27 September 2016, 3:38 pmPress Release: Society for Science Based Hea
Homeopathy Decision to be Challenged
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 3:38 pmPress Release: Society for Science Based Healthcare The Advertising Standards Authority has decided to not uphold a complaint, made by Society... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lake Charles ranks among fastest growing markets in the nationall succeed," said Mulder. Swift says the growth in our area will bring in goo
Lake Charles ranks among fastest growing markets in the nation
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 hours ago
all succeed," said Mulder. Swift says the growth in our area will bring in good paying jobs in not only the industrial field but also in fields like healthcare and aviation in the next three to five years. Copyright 2016 KPLC. All rights rese... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study suggests babies born to women with hearing loss more likely to be premature and have low birth weightwhile communication and language barriers, along with a general mistrust of the
Study suggests babies born to women with hearing loss more likely to be premature and have low birth weight
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 hours ago
while communication and language barriers, along with a general mistrust of the medical community, result in social and healthcare marginalization for many. Hearing issues reduce opportunities for individuals to benefit from mass media,... Read more
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The Courier
How to beat the robots: the future of jobs in AustraliaWaiters and waitresses use their hands, but can't easily be replaced by robots.
How to beat the robots: the future of jobs in Australia
The Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
Waiters and waitresses use their hands, but can't easily be replaced by robots. Many jobs in the expanding sectors of healthcare and aged care, too, require strong arms but the uniquely human touch. Childcare workers, too, fall into this... Read more
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11 News Houston
Ga. teen critical after accidentally shooting self in headstolen handgun at his friend’s house when it discharged and struck him in the h
Ga. teen critical after accidentally shooting self in head
11 News Houston / Posted 6 hours ago
stolen handgun at his friend’s house when it discharged and struck him in the head. The teen was transported to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, where he is listed in serious condition. Officials said after the shooting, the victim's 12-year-old... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Troubling concerns at nursing home closed by the stateFESTUS (AP) — The bills were unpaid, the phones shut off, trash piled up and fo
Troubling concerns at nursing home closed by the state
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
FESTUS (AP) — The bills were unpaid, the phones shut off, trash piled up and food ran out. The problems at the Benchmark Healthcare nursing home in Festus forced the state to take the unusual step of shutting it down earlier this month. By the time... Read more
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