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The Trinidad Guardian
Rat invasion at PoS prisonPresident of the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) Ceron Richards is threateni
Rat invasion at PoS prison
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 20 hours ago
President of the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) Ceron Richards is threatening to take the state to court if something is not done soon about deplorable conditions at the Port-of-Spain Prison. Richards told the T&T Guardian this may be the only... Read more
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dna
WHO pushes for 'no name, only pictorial warnings' on tobacco product packetsIn an attempt to reduce tobacco consumption across the world, the World Health
WHO pushes for 'no name, only pictorial warnings' on tobacco product packets
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
In an attempt to reduce tobacco consumption across the world, the World Health Organisation has come up with an idea of plain packaging on tobacco products. Taking it up as a theme for 'World No Tobacco Day', WHO has started encouraging countries to... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Asbestos clean up at indoor arena estimated at $75,000in the SASCU Memorial Indoor Arena is estimated at $75,000. This has left the
Asbestos clean up at indoor arena estimated at $75,000
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted yesterday
in the SASCU Memorial Indoor Arena is estimated at $75,000. This has left the Salmon Arm and Shuswap Lake Agricultural Association, who own and operate the building, making appeals to help with the cost of the remediation work. "Yikes. That is... Read more
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Times of Malta
Health centre problems adding to avoidable deaths: MAMDisorganisation and staff shortages at community health centres were contributi
Health centre problems adding to avoidable deaths: MAM
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
Disorganisation and staff shortages at community health centres were contributing to “avoidable” deaths, according to the Medical Association of Malta. The doctors’ union’s general secretary, Martin Balzan, told the Times of Malta long patient... Read more
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dna
World No-Tobacco Day 2016: Doctors' bodies, health groups demand ban on sale of tobacco products on May 31A number of organisations, including the Indian Medical Association, have appea
World No-Tobacco Day 2016: Doctors' bodies, health groups demand ban on sale of tobacco products on May 31
dna / Posted 3 days ago
A number of organisations, including the Indian Medical Association, have appealed to the Delhi government to observe a dry tobacco day on May 31 by completely banning sale of all tobacco products on that day. World No Tobacco Day is observed across... Read more
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Daily Mail
World Health Organisation rejects Olympic Zika cancellation callon the Olympics to be moved over Zika Some 500,000 people are expected to trav
World Health Organisation rejects Olympic Zika cancellation call
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
on the Olympics to be moved over Zika Some 500,000 people are expected to travel to the games in Rio in August The World Health Organisation has rejected the plea to move the games Pregnant women have been advised to avoid areas suffering Zika... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rio 2016 Olympics: Games will go ahead in Brazil despite Zika virus fearsProfessor Amir Attaran, one of the co-authors of the letter, told the Press Ass
Rio 2016 Olympics: Games will go ahead in Brazil despite Zika virus fears
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Professor Amir Attaran, one of the co-authors of the letter, told the Press Association that the Games risked becoming "the Olympics of brain damage" if they went ahead as planned this summer. But the WHO told the BBC that suspending the Olympics or... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Leptospira study on patientsProfessor Dr Daisy Vanitha John, researchers at the Biotechnology Research Inst
Leptospira study on patients
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Professor Dr Daisy Vanitha John, researchers at the Biotechnology Research Institute, Universiti Malaysia Sabah in association with Public Health Laboratory, Kota Kinabalu," he said in a statement. He said, leptospirosis is a bacterial... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected « Shropshire StarInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) asking for the Games to be halted or held
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 3 days ago
International Olympic Committee (IOC) asking for the Games to be halted or held in another location "in the name of public health". Professor Amir Attaran, one co-authors of the letter, told the Press Association that the Games risked becoming... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejectedExaminer Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 07:55 am The World Health Organisation (W
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
Examiner Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 07:55 am The World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because of the... Read more
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RTE News
Call for delay to Olympics over Zika is rejectedThe World Health Organization has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to
Call for delay to Olympics over Zika is rejected
RTE News / Posted 3 days ago
The World Health Organization has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because of the ongoing Zika virus. The group of experts signed an open letter to the WHO and International Olympic Committee asking for... Read more
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Bolton News
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejectedThe World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scienti
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because of the ongoing Zika virus. The group of experts signed an open letter to the WHO and International Olympic Committee... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejectedThe World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scienti
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because of the ongoing Zika virus. The group of experts signed an open letter to the WHO and International Olympic Committee... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejectedThe World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scienti
Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because of the ongoing Zika virus. The group of experts signed an open letter to the WHO and International Olympic Committee... Read more
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guardian-series
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsThe Rio Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The Rio Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the group,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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Gazette
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fearsRio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zik
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be moved or postponed because of the ongoing Zika virus, according to m ore than 150 global health experts. In an open letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears Health workers pictured in January spraying insecticide to combat the Aedes a
Call for Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be postponed or moved over Zika virus fears
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Health workers pictured in January spraying insecticide to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that transmits the Zika virus, at the Sambadrome in Rio (AP) The Rio... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Health Briefs: Community suicide prevention seminar to be held Tuesdayat 970-824-6222, or Meghan Francone at 970-846-8182. VNA will host Chamber Mix
Health Briefs: Community suicide prevention seminar to be held Tuesday
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
at 970-824-6222, or Meghan Francone at 970-846-8182. VNA will host Chamber Mixer June 2 Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is inviting the community to a Chamber Mixer to celebrate an exciting change at the organization. The mixer will... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Strawberry growing classand is transmitted sexually from cow to cow by the bull. Bulls are not affected
Strawberry growing class
Pleasanton Express / Posted 5 days ago
and is transmitted sexually from cow to cow by the bull. Bulls are not affected. Another group of diseases are called the Respiratory Complex and consist of four diseases once thought to be only in feedlot cattle. They are Infectious Bovine... Read more
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The Columbian
Air purifiers not a cure-all, experts sayA greater focus on health and well-being is driving sales of products like home
Air purifiers not a cure-all, experts say
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
A greater focus on health and well-being is driving sales of products like home air purifiers, with many people thinking these devices will make indoor air cleaner. Sales of these products are forecast to see a compounded annual growth rate of... Read more
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Newsmax
Exposure as Infant to Air Pollution May Affect Lungs Laterto be particularly vulnerable to adverse effects,” she said. Because the effec
Exposure as Infant to Air Pollution May Affect Lungs Later
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
to be particularly vulnerable to adverse effects,” she said. Because the effects are small, they may have little impact on healthy people living in areas with little pollution, Schultz and her coauthors write. But the findings may be relevant in... Read more
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Medical News Today
Lung function may influence risk of vocal fatigue for female teachersat risk of developing voice problems, affecting teaching quality and leading to
Lung function may influence risk of vocal fatigue for female teachers
Medical News Today / Posted 5 days ago
at risk of developing voice problems, affecting teaching quality and leading to increased teacher absenteeism, increased healthcare costs and sometimes even early retirement," says Hunter. "Teachers' voice disorders also hamper students'... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Residing within 5 km of landfill site risks your healthWashington D.C.: If you are within five kilometers of a landfill site, then you
Residing within 5 km of landfill site risks your health
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Washington D.C.: If you are within five kilometers of a landfill site, then your health is surely at risk. Researchers in Italy evaluated the potential health effects of living near nine different landfills in the Lazio region, and therefore being... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bad Blood - Four Corners Monday 25th April 2016 The Australian Government contract t
Bad Blood
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
- Four Corners Monday 25th April 2016 The Australian Government contract to provide healthcare to detainees has already cost taxpayers more than a billion dollars, but doctors say the medical care provided offshore in Manus... Read more
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USA Today
After 5 bighorn lamb deaths, community looks for answersMay 20, 2016. (Photo: Denise Goolsby/The Desert Sun) Concerned that the turf a
After 5 bighorn lamb deaths, community looks for answers
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
May 20, 2016. (Photo: Denise Goolsby/The Desert Sun) Concerned that the turf and foliage on the golf courses would create health issues, the city and conservation commission were ordered to install an 8-foot high, 9.5-mile fence along SilverRock,... Read more
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Business Wire
National Pest Management Association Reveals Hidden Allergy Triggers in the Homeexacerbated symptoms. In fact, May is deemed National Asthma and Allergy Awaren
National Pest Management Association Reveals Hidden Allergy Triggers in the Home
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
exacerbated symptoms. In fact, May is deemed National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month and the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is helping families to better understand some lesser-known allergy and asthma triggers found in the home,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mother of girl brain-damaged by plastic surgery warns about clinicshad undergone a buttocks augmentation procedure before the breast augmentation
Mother of girl brain-damaged by plastic surgery warns about clinics
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
had undergone a buttocks augmentation procedure before the breast augmentation procedure. The Florida Department of Health filed an administrative complaint against the physician who administered the anesthesia, Dr. Mario Alberto Diaz of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
UT Health Northeast Physician Appointed by Governor Abbott to Texas Board of Respiratory Care - Tyler – UT Health Northeast physician James M. Stocks M.D. has been appointed to the Texas Board of Respiratory Care by Governor Greg Abbott. His term ...UT Health Northeast Physician Appointed by Governor Abbott to Texas Board of Re
UT Health Northeast Physician Appointed by Governor Abbott to Texas Board of Respiratory Care - Tyler – UT Health Northeast physician James M. Stocks M.D. has been appointed to the Texas Board of Respiratory Care by Governor Greg Abbott. His term ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
UT Health Northeast Physician Appointed by Governor Abbott to Texas Board of Respiratory Care Tyler – UT Health Northeast physician James M. Stocks, M.D., has been appointed to the Texas Board of Respiratory Care by Governor Greg Abbott. His term... Read more
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Island Packet
Mother of girl brain-damaged by plastic surgery warns about clinicshad undergone a buttocks augmentation procedure before the breast augmentation
Mother of girl brain-damaged by plastic surgery warns about clinics
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
had undergone a buttocks augmentation procedure before the breast augmentation procedure. The Florida Department of Health filed an administrative complaint against the physician who administered the anesthesia, Dr. Mario Alberto Diaz of... Read more
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The Financial Express
Residing within 5 km of landfill site risks your healthLandfill site (Reuters) If you are within five kilometers of a landfill site,
Residing within 5 km of landfill site risks your health
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
Landfill site (Reuters) If you are within five kilometers of a landfill site, then your health is surely at risk. Researchers in Italy evaluated the potential health effects of living near nine different landfills in the Lazio region, and therefore... Read more
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My EastText
East Texas doctor appointed on Texas Board of Respiratory CareUT Health Northeast physician James M. Stocks, M.D., has been appointed to the
East Texas doctor appointed on Texas Board of Respiratory Care
My EastText / Posted 7 days ago
UT Health Northeast physician James M. Stocks, M.D., has been appointed to the Texas Board of Respiratory Care by Governor Greg Abbott. His term expires February 1, 2019. The board advises the Texas Medical Board, adopts rules to establish the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Early exposure to traffic pollution may affect lungs later(Reuters Health) - Infants exposed to higher levels of vehicular air pollution
Early exposure to traffic pollution may affect lungs later
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Infants exposed to higher levels of vehicular air pollution more often have problems later on in the small airways near the edges of their lungs, according to a new study. The finding that early life exposure to air pollutants... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Tuesday's Tails: Meet Tony and DuffyTony and Duffy. This week we have two Tuesday's Tails, Tony and Duffy. Regula
Tuesday's Tails: Meet Tony and Duffy
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 7 days ago
Tony and Duffy. This week we have two Tuesday's Tails, Tony and Duffy. Regular doctor visits can keep pets happy and healthyRegular doctor visits can keep pets happy and healthy Health screenings and vaccinations can help prevent some life... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis At 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meetingwere intolerant to either conventional therapy or a TNF antagonist. Vedolizuma
Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis At 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
were intolerant to either conventional therapy or a TNF antagonist. Vedolizumab oral presentations at DDW 2016 included: Association of Vedolizumab Drug Concentrations at or Before Week 6 with Remission at Week 14 in Patients with Moderately to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Heart failure patients who receive influenza vaccine less likely to develop dementiahad received the flu vaccine had a lower risk of dementia. The study included a
Heart failure patients who receive influenza vaccine less likely to develop dementia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
had received the flu vaccine had a lower risk of dementia. The study included all patients over 60 years of age who visited healthcare facilities in Taiwan with a diagnosis of heart failure during 2000 to 2012. Those who had dementia prior to being... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Flu jab linked to reduced hospitalisation risk in heart failure patientsrobust evidence for current recommendations. Professor Kazem Rahimi, Deputy Di
Flu jab linked to reduced hospitalisation risk in heart failure patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
robust evidence for current recommendations. Professor Kazem Rahimi, Deputy Director of The George Institute for Global Health, University of Oxford, UK, said: "Many guidelines recommend that elderly patients and those with co-morbidities... Read more
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The Irish Times
Should doctors start prescribing religion for their patients?when faced by catastrophe or major illness. But is there any evidence that reli
Should doctors start prescribing religion for their patients?
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
when faced by catastrophe or major illness. But is there any evidence that religious or spiritual practices can improve our health? According to a study published last week, there may be. Writing in the American Medical Association journal Internal... Read more
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Business Wire
Sunovion Announces Publication of Data Evaluating the Long-Term Safety and Tolerability of Latuda® (lurasidone HCl) in the Treatment of Bipolar Depressiona role in the clinician’s armamentarium for sustained treatment.” About Bipola
Sunovion Announces Publication of Data Evaluating the Long-Term Safety and Tolerability of Latuda® (lurasidone HCl) in the Treatment of Bipolar Depression
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
a role in the clinician’s armamentarium for sustained treatment.” About Bipolar Depression Bipolar disorder, a mental health condition that requires long-term treatment and is characterized by debilitating mood swings,1 affects approximately... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Tobacco, marijuana exactly the same when it comes to insurance premiumsactivities pose the same risk and demand the same higher premiums from clients.
Tobacco, marijuana exactly the same when it comes to insurance premiums
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
activities pose the same risk and demand the same higher premiums from clients. The insurance industry’s national trade association argues the standard policy among insurers of tacking on increased costs to marijuana users – regardless of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Budget 2016 - Feeling the Pressure - Budget 2016What can the Budget do for our schools, housing, health and transport, asks Isa
Budget 2016 - Feeling the Pressure - Budget 2016
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
What can the Budget do for our schools, housing, health and transport, asks Isaac Davison. In recent years, New Zealand has become a victim of its own success. Its strengthening economy in relation to Australia has prompted Kiwis to return home in... Read more
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Sun Star
Health group hails Duterte's plan to impose nationwide smoking banPUBLIC health advocacy group, Health Justice Philippines, was elated Sunday ove
Health group hails Duterte's plan to impose nationwide smoking ban
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
PUBLIC health advocacy group, Health Justice Philippines, was elated Sunday over the plan of presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte to impose a nationwide smoking ban. Health Justice managing director Irene Reyes said they are already looking forward... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Air purifiers aren't for everyoneA greater focus on health and well-being is driving sales of products like home
Air purifiers aren't for everyone
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
A greater focus on health and well-being is driving sales of products like home air purifiers, with many people thinking these devices will make indoor air cleaner. Sales of these products are forecast to see a compounded annual growth rate of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Budget 2016 - Feeling the PressureWhat can the Budget do for our schools, housing, health and transport, asks Isa
Budget 2016 - Feeling the Pressure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
What can the Budget do for our schools, housing, health and transport, asks Isaac Davison. In recent years, New Zealand has become a victim of its own success. Its strengthening economy in relation to Australia has prompted Kiwis to return home in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Budget 2016 - Feeling the PressureWhat can the Budget do for our schools, housing, health and transport, asks Isa
Budget 2016 - Feeling the Pressure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
What can the Budget do for our schools, housing, health and transport, asks Isaac Davison. Where are the main pressure points in Auckland and how might Government respond in the Budget? Photo / iStock In recent years, New Zealand has become a... Read more
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