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The Birmingham Times
PHEN TO ADDRESS BLACK AMERICA'S PROSTATE CANCER BURDEN AND PUBLISH NATIONAL CONSENSUS AGENDA– 11th Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit takes place Sep
PHEN TO ADDRESS BLACK AMERICA'S PROSTATE CANCER BURDEN AND PUBLISH NATIONAL CONSENSUS AGENDA
The Birmingham Times / Posted 3 days ago
– 11th Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit takes place September 17-18, 2015, in Washington, DC – Boston, MA (BlackNews.com) — The Prostate Health Education Network (PHEN) will host its Eleventh Annual African American Prostate... Read more
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Senior Journal
Age 75 is the new 65 and accepting this in medicine will save livesHealth News for Seniors Updated screening policies could detect more abdomin
Age 75 is the new 65 and accepting this in medicine will save lives
Senior Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Health News for Seniors Updated screening policies could detect more abdominal aortic aneurysms; older male smokers at high risk, maybe women Aug. 20, 2015 – Once again,... Read more
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Philly.com
Pre-birth blues: Depression doesn't always wait until the baby comes“I felt like I was walking a plank every time,” she said. Moser is one of many
Pre-birth blues: Depression doesn't always wait until the baby comes
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
“I felt like I was walking a plank every time,” she said. Moser is one of many women who suffer depression and anxiety while pregnant. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists estimates one in seven women experience depression during... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Calcium doesn’t increase risk of cardiovascular ailments in women, Yale expert saysDespite studies that may have turned off older women from taking calcium supple
Calcium doesn’t increase risk of cardiovascular ailments in women, Yale expert says
The Middletown Press / Posted 14 days ago
Despite studies that may have turned off older women from taking calcium supplements, experts and new findings say there is no increased risk of having cardiovascular problems — if women communicate with their doctors and take the supplements... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Screening proposal jolts autism communityIf parents or doctors don’t see any worrisome signs, should a toddler still be
Screening proposal jolts autism community
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
If parents or doctors don’t see any worrisome signs, should a toddler still be screened for autism? A draft recommendation from a federal task force says there’s not enough evidence to support universal checks — a position contrary to guidelines... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KSBW Salinas / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Results are in: Kids start school too early | Health - Home By Ben Smart and Liza Lucas Special to CNN Sebastian Artz/Ge
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KTVZ Bend / Posted 19 days ago
| Health - Home By Ben Smart and Liza Lucas Special to CNN Sebastian Artz/Getty Images Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
Local 10 Miami / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
KSPR Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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News 8000
Results are in: Kids start school too earlyMiddle and high school students are starting their school day too early, accord
Results are in: Kids start school too early
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
Middle and high school students are starting their school day too early, according to data published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The CDC and U.S. Department of Education researchers... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Task Force Urges More Research into Child Autism ScreeningWASHINGTON (AP) -- A government task force says more research is needed to dete
Task Force Urges More Research into Child Autism Screening
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 21 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems -- despite screening recommendations from other health... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
5 things to know about the fight over Planned ParenthoodThis is far too important a topic for you to give out misinformation and mislea
5 things to know about the fight over Planned Parenthood
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
This is far too important a topic for you to give out misinformation and misleading assumptions. These are the facts, as of 2015, NOT 2009 - the year your link was written: USPSTF's (U.S. Preventive Services Task Force) recommendations: * Routine... Read more
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Disability Scoop
Government Panel Questions Universal Autism ScreeningDr. Tom Lacy, right, examines a 2-year-old patient. The American Academy of Ped
Government Panel Questions Universal Autism Screening
Disability Scoop / Posted 23 days ago
Dr. Tom Lacy, right, examines a 2-year-old patient. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations that all children be screened for autism at 18 and 24 months, but a government task force says that “current evidence is insufficient” to support... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Task force urges more research into child autism screeningWASHINGTON (AP) — A government task force says more research is needed to deter
Task force urges more research into child autism screening
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems — despite guidelines from other health groups that urge... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Task force urges more research into child autism screeningWASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to deter
Task force urges more research into child autism screening
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems - despite guidelines from other health groups that urge... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Task force urges more research into child autism screeningWASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to deter
Task force urges more research into child autism screening
Hawaii News Now / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems - despite guidelines from other health groups that urge... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Task force urges more research into child autism screeningWASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to dete
Task force urges more research into child autism screening
WYMT TV News First / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems - despite screening recommendations from other health... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Task force urges more research into child autism screeningWASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to deter
Task force urges more research into child autism screening
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems - despite guidelines from other health groups that urge... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US panel: More research needed to justify universal autism screeningREUTERS: An influential U.S. health panel said on Monday it needs more evidence
US panel: More research needed to justify universal autism screening
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
REUTERS: An influential U.S. health panel said on Monday it needs more evidence to support universal screening for autism in young children who show no developmental problems, in a departure from recommendations issued by other medical groups. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Depression screenings are recommended for pregnant women, new momsOne in seven women experience depression during pregnancy or the first year aft
Depression screenings are recommended for pregnant women, new moms
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
One in seven women experience depression during pregnancy or the first year after giving birth, yet many may not realize it or report their concerns to clinicians. A new proposal by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force could help change that. It... Read more
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The Huffington Post
All Americans Should Be Screened For Depression, Panel RecommendsBy Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - U.S. adults should be screened for depr
All Americans Should Be Screened For Depression, Panel Recommends
The Huffington Post / Posted 30 days ago
By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - U.S. adults should be screened for depression, according to a proposal from a government-backed panel of medical experts. With this proposal, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force broadens its 2009... Read more
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MedCity News
Primary care physicians should screen for depression, Merck buys a cancer immunotherapy developerA government backed panel of medical professionals has recommended that primary
Primary care physicians should screen for depression, Merck buys a cancer immunotherapy developer
MedCity News / Posted 30 days ago
A government backed panel of medical professionals has recommended that primary care physicians screen for depression. That was the conclusion of The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. It said depression screening should be routine in the same the... Read more
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The New Age
Primary care doctors should screen for depression: panelU.S. adults should be screened for depression, according to a proposal from a g
Primary care doctors should screen for depression: panel
The New Age / Posted 30 days ago
U.S. adults should be screened for depression, according to a proposal from a government-backed panel of medical experts. With this proposal, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force broadens its 2009 recommendation that adults be screened in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
A timely findAnd all it took on her part was a simple mammogram. Five years ago, she though
A timely find
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
And all it took on her part was a simple mammogram. Five years ago, she thought it might be a good idea to be tested for breast cancer. "It was because of my family history of breast cancer," said Danneker, a married mother of four. "I went (for a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Primary care doctors should screen for depression: panel(Reuters Health) - U.S. adults should be screened for depression, according to
Primary care doctors should screen for depression: panel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
(Reuters Health) - U.S. adults should be screened for depression, according to a proposal from a government-backed panel of medical experts. With this proposal, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force broadens its 2009 recommendation that adults be... Read more
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