Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - October 2011

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2011-10-31 PEPFAR and women's health in South Africa 0 None
2011-10-31 Child mortality declining in refugee camp in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-10-31 Obama to issue order to address medicine shortages 0 None
2011-10-31 Insurers look for opportunities for expansion 0 None
2011-10-31 Medicare costs rise as hospice use increases 0 None
2011-10-31 Nursing home residence may allow for 'on-admission' prediction model of C. difficile infection severity 0 None
2011-10-31 Focused training increases physician's ability to find potentially precancerous polyps 0 None
2011-10-31 Observer bias increases likelihood of GERD diagnosis 0 None
2011-10-31 Health insurers defend rate increases 0 None
2011-10-31 Political cartoon: 'Great Pumpkin' 0 None
2011-10-31 First Edition: October 31, 2011 0 None
2011-10-31 Centracare chooses Merge's iConnect for image interoperability, informatics strategy 0 None
2011-10-31 WageWorks launches EZ Receipts to manage healthcare, dependent care spending accounts 0 None
2011-10-31 COPCP chooses eClinicalWorks comprehensive EHR solution 0 None
2011-10-31 PPRT publishes study that evaluates pharmacist provision of clozapine 0 None
2011-10-31 Toshiba’s Infinix DP-i cardiovascular X-ray system to be used in eight live cases 0 None
2011-10-31 EarlySense to launch contact-free patient monitoring system in Europe 0 None
2011-10-31 NALC's national bowling event to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy Association 0 None
2011-10-31 Study: New verbal autopsy methods are fast, effective and inexpensive 0 None
2011-10-31 EBD Group launches partnering360 for life science professionals 0 None
2011-10-31 Study looks at the strain of military deployment on adolescent boys and girls 0 None
2011-10-31 Weighing the cost and benefits of screenings and MRIs 0 None
2011-10-31 ZAMSTAR project reduces prevalence of tuberculosis by 22% 0 5
2011-10-31 Commuting by car or public transport associated with negative effects on health 0 None
2011-10-29 Smart City-Smart Village initiative to improve health and wellbeing of Rakyat 0 None
2011-10-29 Federal officials approve Calif. cuts in Medicaid 0 None
2011-10-29 USAID celebrates 50 years of partnership with Kenya 0 None
2011-10-29 NTDs among America's poor populations must be addressed 0 None
2011-10-29 Book discusses how America can solve its weight problems without government intrusion 0 None
2011-10-29 Political cartoon: 'Magic Revolving Door' 0 None
2011-10-29 First study to evaluate primary care usage in ethnic group of diabetes patients 0 None
2011-10-29 'Heroes of Hope Race for Brain Tumor Research' event to be held on Nov. 6 0 None
2011-10-29 Medicare 2012 Part B premiums will be lower than expected 0 None
2011-10-29 Study explores how physicians describe their language skills 0 None
2011-10-29 Twelve students participate in Hartford Doctoral Fellows Program in Geriatric Social Work 0 None
2011-10-29 Feds make arrests in $18 million Medicare and Medicaid scam 0 None
2011-10-29 Mount Sinai co-sponsors 'The Impact and Future of Medical School Rankings' summit 0 None
2011-10-29 VUMC doctors to begin statin drug screening for rare genetic variation 1 None
2011-10-29 State highlights: Wash. Gov. announces more budget cuts 0 None
2011-10-29 Reducing elderly patients' mobility does not prevent hospital falls 0 None
2011-10-29 New KFF poll finds dwindling Democratic support for health law 0 None
2011-10-29 Mayo Clinic issues toolkit to identify signs of youth mental health disorders 0 None
2011-10-29 Seeking a broad scientific consensus on disease eradication 0 None
2011-10-29 State spending on Medicaid skyrockets, further straining state budgets 1 None
2011-10-29 Targets for Somalia aid likely to be missed in 2011, U.N. draft report says 0 None
2011-10-29 Strategies and priorities for quality of life research with cancer survivors 0 None
2011-10-29 Parties still far apart as deficit panel eyes benefits, taxes 0 None
2011-10-29 House votes to fix Medicaid glitch 0 None
2011-10-29 Cancer symposium at Georgetown focuses on 'Linking Policy to the Patient' 0 None
2011-10-29 Global Health Technologies Coalition blog reports on health research projects in Kenya 0 None
2011-10-29 Research roundup: Medicaid's long-term care bill; work-based coverage and the health law 0 None
2011-10-29 Obama ahead in campaign cash race 0 None
2011-10-29 NYUCN to study 'Test and Linkage to Care Among Injecting Drug Users Kenya' 1 None
2011-10-29 Tanzania becomes first country to use self-destructing syringes; designer hopes others will follow suit 0 None
2011-10-29 Thanksgiving Day tips for people with food allergies 0 None
2011-10-29 Number of polio cases in Pakistan exceeds total number reported in three other endemic countries, report says 0 None
2011-10-29 Tips for people with allergies and asthma to enjoy holiday gatherings 0 None
2011-10-29 AAOS offers fall clean-up safety tips 0 None
2011-10-29 NYUCN to study 'Midwifery: Primary Care and Health Literacy Program Enhancement' 0 None
2011-10-29 NYUCN to study 'Combination HIV Prevention for Kenyan Youth' 0 None
2011-10-29 Allscripts CEO receives CHIME's Lifetime Achievement Award 0 None
2011-10-29 Third Annual Translational Cancer Medicine Symposium to be held on Dec. 2 0 None
2011-10-29 Advocates call for supplementary budget to address shortage of health workers, midwives in Uganda 0 None
2011-10-29 World Bank, experts discuss findings, approaches and policy implications of conditional cash transfer program evaluations 0 None
2011-10-29 Meriter to join Wisconsin Heart & Vascular Institute 0 None
2011-10-29 People over 70 can safely donate a kidney without risking their lives 0 None
2011-10-29 The West Clinic to partner with Methodist for cancer care 0 None
2011-10-29 LCA hails NCCN for lung cancer screening guidelines 0 None
2011-10-29 Smile Brands announces opening of new Monarch Dental office in Granbury 0 None
2011-10-29 U.N. calls for concerted efforts on food security issues; Australia drives food security as Commonwealth meeting theme 0 None
2011-10-29 Cardiovascular Associates reaches definitive agreement with ABHS 0 None
2011-10-29 Wintertime skin care tips 0 5
2011-10-29 Viewpoints: The right amount of health care spending; protecting jobs in hospitals; Wal-Mart's signal about employer coverage 0 None
2011-10-28 NHS must plan to deal with predicted 45% leap in new cancer cases 0 None
2011-10-28 Oregon, Calif. Governors wrestle with public employee's health benefits 0 None
2011-10-28 New study highlights range of health law's Medicaid expansion estimates 0 None
2011-10-28 USAID's FWD campaign launches with PSAs on crisis in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-10-28 GAVI Alliance brings life-saving pneumococcal vaccine to Nicaragua 0 None
2011-10-28 Five actions necessary to achieve sustainable development, 'green economy' and environmental change 0 None
2011-10-28 Providing free health care more complex than usually thought 0 None
2011-10-28 First Edition: October 28, 2011 0 None
2011-10-28 Two new studies could provide tools to prevent rehospitalizations after major surgeries 0 None
2011-10-28 Atwater collection of AIDS education posters now available online 0 None
2011-10-28 TEDMED 2012 conference to take place in Washington, DC 0 None
2011-10-28 NYUCN receives NCSBN grant for research into patient safety in nursing homes 0 None
2011-10-28 Study: Many older Ontarians are not visiting dentists regularly 0 None
2011-10-28 USAID's Bureau for Global Health awards Envision project to RTI 0 None
2011-10-28 Three economic indicators linked with high risk of stroke 0 None
2011-10-28 New England Journal of Medicine weighs in with views on PSA testing 0 None
2011-10-28 Evidenced-based best practices can reduce healthcare associated infections 0 None
2011-10-28 DRC government, UNICEF campaign immunizes 14M children against polio 0 None
2011-10-28 Special hospital team reduces cumulated risk of stroke in TIA patients 0 None
2011-10-28 Federal regulators to step up their rate review role 0 None
2011-10-28 Floridians say state must be a leader in science and medical research 0 None
2011-10-28 Mass. health care costs could spell trouble for Romney 0 None
2011-10-28 Medicare Part B 2012 premiums lower than projected 0 None
2011-10-28 ACR supports Diagnostic Imaging Services Protection Act 0 None
2011-10-28 High Court justices could decide Nov. 10 which health law cases to hear 0 None
2011-10-28 Novel technique saves Gulf War veteran's forearm 0 None
2011-10-28 UCLA professor to receive ATA's Sidney H. Ingbar Distinguished Lectureship Award 0 None
2011-10-28 Gates Foundation, China sign MOU to work together on global health, agriculture advances 0 None
2011-10-28 American College of Gastroenterology to hold special briefing for journalists 0 None
2011-10-28 Swapping IV medications with oral equivalents may save millions 0 None
2011-10-28 U.N. report calls for investment in health, education as world population approaches 7 billion 0 None
2011-10-28 Medi-Cal payment rates back in the news; N.C. Medicaid program faces $140 million shortfall 0 None
2011-10-28 Virtual platform for intellectual property sharing aims to speed development of drug treatments 0 None
2011-10-28 Seasonal rains, flooding lead to cholera outbreak in Nigeria 0 None
2011-10-28 IFPA event to raise awareness of psoriasis on Oct. 29 0 None
2011-10-28 IHA recognizes UCSD as 'Top Overall Physician Performing Organization' 0 None
2011-10-28 Global Post interviews former U.N. General Assembly president on role of water, sanitation in family planning 0 None
2011-10-28 UCLA's TIES for Families program receives $5,000 Disneyland grant 0 None
2011-10-28 WHO releases updated NTD report 0 None
2011-10-28 CRC Press publishes fourth edition of 'Alternative Sweeteners' book 0 None
2011-10-28 Longer looks: Looking for the inventor of the individual mandate, Miss. abortion referendum may have wider effects 0 None
2011-10-28 Health insurance may lead to increased asthma diagnosis in children 0 None
2011-10-28 IDSA conference panel addresses cholera outbreak in Haiti 0 None
2011-10-28 First-ever study of chronic postoperative pain in children 0 None
2011-10-28 Super committee Dems ready 'grand bargain' with $400 billion Medicare plan; Republicans reject approach 0 None
2011-10-28 Dems offer mixed views on CLASS Act's demise 0 None
2011-10-28 NIDRR selects BMC as Spinal Cord Injury Model System site 0 None
2011-10-28 CINJ experts available to discuss risk factors of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-10-28 Special team care reduces cumulated stroke risk after transient ischaemic attacks 0 None
2011-10-28 Viewpoints: Gephardt and Leavitt's bipartisan push for biomedical innovation; suggestions for the super committee 0 None
2011-10-28 Foreign aid investment saves millions of lives, reflects American leadership 0 None
2011-10-28 Million Hearts' goal to prevent a million heart attacks and strokes in five years 0 None
2011-10-28 Roundup: Mass. offers plan to cut costs for dual eligibles; Oregon's high hopes for coordinated care organizations 0 None
2011-10-27 First Edition: October 27, 2011 0 None
2011-10-27 Penn Nursing experts available to discuss stories on American Diabetes Month 0 None
2011-10-27 Religion/spirituality may help buffer negative consequences of chronic health conditions 0 None
2011-10-27 Simple walking test can predict how well seniors would recover from operations 0 None
2011-10-27 CLASS Act post mortem continues 0 None
2011-10-27 Perry unveils new economic plan 0 None
2011-10-27 NPR's Tell Me More examines cholera in Haiti 0 None
2011-10-27 The Guardian examines China's one-child policy 0 None
2011-10-27 Cholera epidemic hits Western, Central Africa 0 None
2011-10-27 Cancer experts say needs of younger patients slighted 0 None
2011-10-27 A push for new 'grand bargain' on the super committee 0 None
2011-10-27 Is the health law to blame for premium cost increases? 0 None
2011-10-27 Abortion: Federal court blocks N.C. ultrasound requirement 0 None
2011-10-27 Report showcases high burden of NTDs in India, South Asia 0 None
2011-10-27 Denver-based dialysis operator is target of federal probe 0 None
2011-10-27 U.N. officials warn Yemen facing humanitarian, health disasters 0 2
2011-10-27 White House urges community health centers to hire vets 0 None
2011-10-27 Speculation abounds about what is on the deficit panel's list 0 None
2011-10-27 IAC enters cooperative agreement with NCIRD 0 None
2011-10-27 State roundup: Ohio voters will determine public employee benefits 0 None
2011-10-27 UNICEF issues statement clarifying reports of polio cases in Madagascar 0 None
2011-10-27 Center for Reproductive Rights releases 2011 map of World's Abortion Laws 0 None
2011-10-27 Henry Ford becomes first U.S. hospital to offer skin transplant surgery for vitiligo 0 None
2011-10-27 Study examines Global Fund's resource allocation decisions for HIV programs 0 None
2011-10-27 As High Court considers health law challenges, key legal issues take shape 0 None
2011-10-27 Al Jazeera examines maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-27 Drug-resistant infections may not contribute to higher surgical ICU death rates 0 None
2011-10-27 Survey investigates provider-beneficiary ratio in Medicaid managed care plans 0 None
2011-10-27 South Sudan, UNFPA program works to deploy more midwives throughout country 0 None
2011-10-27 Council on Foreign Relations releases interactive map tracking vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks 0 None
2011-10-27 VitaYeast project to curb global malnutrition 0 None
2011-10-27 Disconnecting global AIDS from reproductive health stalled efforts to expand family planning services, UNFPA head says 0 None
2011-10-27 Addressing barriers to successful immunization programs important while vaccine development progresses 0 None
2011-10-27 Parent behavior training can effectively treat ADHD in young children 0 None
2011-10-27 Medco, Pfizer and UBC collaborate to enhance precision medicine approach 0 None
2011-10-27 Quarter of Medicare drug plans get poor ratings 0 None
2011-10-27 Opinion pieces respond to U.N. special rapporteur's report on reproductive health policies 0 None
2011-10-27 Viewpoints: The health law and Wal-Mart; congressional probe into Planned Parenthood; trimming Medicare 0 None
2011-10-24 Your medical privacy – Another Obamacare casualty 0 None
2011-10-24 UNICEF warns of possible polio resurgence in Madagascar amid outbreak involving three children 0 None
2011-10-24 Zirmed releases Patient Payment Developer Kit 0 None
2011-10-24 Viewpoints: Health law curbs savings from OTC meds; Calif. wrestles with managing medical marijuana 0 None
2011-10-24 Opinion pieces address World Polio Day 0 None
2011-10-24 Political cartoon: 'Parts And Labor' 0 None
2011-10-24 Global Polio Eradication Initiative not on track to end transmission by 2012, report says 0 None
2011-10-24 Number of cholera cases to reach 500,000 by year's end, WHO says 0 None
2011-10-24 Scientists, WHO warn of public health implications of proposed mercury ban due to its use in vaccines 0 None
2011-10-24 Some states limit Medicaid hospital coverage; Food stamp, benefit systems revamped 0 None
2011-10-24 Using spousal communication to increase family planning in Africa 0 None
2011-10-24 MSF suspends measles vaccination campaign in Mogadishu area because of violence 0 None
2011-10-24 With much at stake, lobbyists stay close to super committee 0 None
2011-10-24 Co-branded newsletter for contract research organization industry launched 0 None
2011-10-24 World Health Summit provides platform to discuss incorporating NTDs into MDGs 0 None
2011-10-24 India polio free for 9 months, raising hopes of eradication, health experts say 0 None
2011-10-24 Together for Girls Partnership works to end sexual violence 0 None
2011-10-24 Social determinants of health conference releases final declaration 0 None
2011-10-24 Challenging the view that the world's growing population represents power, prosperity 0 None
2011-10-24 VA reviewing millions spent outside the agency on care in Phoenix 0 None
2011-10-24 Though declared over, CLASS Act still draws attention 0 None
2011-10-24 House to consider bill to scale back health law's Medicaid expansion 0 None
2011-10-24 Holes appearing in some states' safety nets for disabled, seniors; Ohio referendum looms 0 None
2011-10-24 Supreme Court will choose among issues and lawsuits as it decides health law's fate 0 None
2011-10-24 Nexidia's Enterprise Speech Intelligence solution to be implemented at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina 0 None
2011-10-24 Romney's next health policy challenge: Medical help for illegal immigrants 0 None
2011-10-24 Exploring palliative care's positives and negatives 0 None
2011-10-24 Wal-Mart increases premium costs, cuts benefits 0 None
2011-10-24 Study finds measuring quality does improve care 0 None
2011-10-24 Retainers for primary care? 0 None
2011-10-24 Earlier Medicare enrollment period brings new round of ads 0 None
2011-10-24 Apelon introduces cloud-based terminology mapping solution 0 None
2011-10-24 First Edition: October 24, 2011 0 None
2011-10-24 Aetna and Carilion Clinic launch Whole Health plans for Roanoke-area businesses 0 None
2011-10-24 Holtorf Medical Group opens new affiliate center in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 0 None
2011-10-24 eCareSoft announces new channel partner for Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands 0 None
2011-10-24 SafeMinds praises UNEP's draft treaty ban on use of mercury in pharma products 0 None
2011-10-24 to provide prescription medications for WhiteGlove 0 None
2011-10-24 Elsevier / CPM announces availability of CarePoints Emergency 0 None
2011-10-24 Six prominent surgeons receive ACS' Honorary Fellowship 0 None
2011-10-24 UCSF academic surgeon wins ACS' 2011 Distinguished Service Award 0 None
2011-10-24 First public showcase of Ascom's Home Care Services 0 None
2011-10-24 Simulation improves cardiac surgical training results 0 None
2011-10-24 Proper daily care and maintenance of central lines might reduce infection rate in PICUs 0 None
2011-10-24 Research demonstrates negative impact of smoking even one cigarette in young people 0 None
2011-10-24 Journal of the American Dietetic Association publishes new eye-tracking study 0 None
2011-10-24 Jefferson is the first post-secondary school to subscribe to JoVE 0 None
2011-10-24 Higher BMI, consumption of black tea and fruit may protect against lung cancer 0 None
2011-10-24 Cardiac rehab boosts longevity, especially in patients with lowest fitness levels 0 None
2011-10-24 Women hospital staff working night shifts may face increased risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-10-24 Vets, Medicare beneficiaries worry about future health coverage 0 None
2011-10-24 Carl Zeiss Meditec to showcase new clinical and productivity tools at AAO annual meeting 0 None
2011-10-24 Employer health plans often omit part-timer workers 0 None
2011-10-24 E-counselling can lower blood pressure and enhance quality of life 0 None
2011-10-22 Psychiatric technician Donna Gross remembered on one-year anniversary of her death 0 None
2011-10-22 USAID recognizes Public-Private Partnership Week 0 None
2011-10-22 Health costs continue upward trend 0 None
2011-10-22 IOF report predicts major increase in osteoporosis fractures in the Middle East and Africa 0 None
2011-10-22 Ambitious vision, lasting investment in science can save countless lives 0 None
2011-10-22 ACOs: Docs, hospitals A-OK on revisions to final rule 0 None
2011-10-22 Gates Foundation calls for greater global commitment, leadership, and funding to eradicate polio 0 None
2011-10-22 Eighth Circuit hears health law arguments 0 None
2011-10-22 On debate night, Perry 'sidesteps' question about Texas' uninsured children 0 None
2011-10-22 NYT: Wal-Mart cutting some health benefits 0 None
2011-10-22 RCUK welcomes NAO's Value for Money study recommendations 0 None
2011-10-22 UNICEF calls for additional resources to fight hunger, famine in Somalia 0 None
2011-10-22 U.N. calls on international community to provide food aid to North Korea 0 None
2011-10-22 HIV/AIDS clinic in Pakistan working to fight stigma, provide treatment 0 None
2011-10-22 Medical homes save money, but many practices 'lack what it takes' 0 None
2011-10-22 Learning about politics in the midst of screening recommendations 0 None
2011-10-22 NIPPV helps decrease mortality rates among hospitalized COPD patients 1 None
2011-10-22 X Prize Foundation offers $10 million for innovative diagnostic device 0 None
2011-10-22 ADA supports IOM's report on front-of-package food labeling 0 None
2011-10-22 States react, act on health law waivers and other implementation issues 0 None
2011-10-22 Committed action, continued funding needed in global campaign against TB 0 None
2011-10-22 JAMA examines KFF/UNAIDS analysis on global HIV/AIDS funding 0 None
2011-10-22 Urban environments and women's health 0 None
2011-10-22 E-voucher program providing food to malnourished Zimbabweans living with HIV, TB 0 None
2011-10-22 U.N., U.S. Peace Corps sign agreement to work together to tackle food insecurity in 76 countries 0 None
2011-10-22 PATH B programme for patients with hepatitis B launches in Europe 0 None
2011-10-22 Viewpoints: The toll of Medicare fraud; insurer's Medicare Advantage switch can confuse seniors 0 None
2011-10-22 AAN recognizes Loyola faculty member with nursing fellowship 0 None
2011-10-22 CHEMM-IST helps first responders to identify hazardous chemical exposure 0 None
2011-10-22 Water shortages lead to cholera threat in Harare, government says measures in place to contain outbreak 0 None
2011-10-22 WHO Director-General calls for sustainable development, investment to address social determinants of health 0 None
2011-10-22 Loyola surgical oncologist removes high-grade liver tumor 0 None
2011-10-22 Indiana, Planned Parenthood in court on Medicaid funding; Wis. bill to prohibit abortion in private insurance 0 None
2011-10-22 AAN recognizes six nurse informaticians with nursing fellowship 0 None
2011-10-22 Research roundup: Disparities in heart failure improvements; vets face barriers to mental health care 0 None
2011-10-22 ACP applauds CMS' improved Medicare ACO Final rule 0 None
2011-10-22 Super committee: Are all the old deficit-reduction ideas new again? 0 None
2011-10-22 FAO, IDF and IFCN develop world map of animal feeding systems in dairy sector 0 None
2011-10-22 State roundup: Wis. insurance savings; N.Y. major hospital merger possible; psychiatric hospitals' hard times 0 None
2011-10-21 Groups provide policymakers new rules for better addressing weight-related health issues 0 None
2011-10-21 Republican rivals' attacks on 'Romneycare' gaining traction 0 None
2011-10-21 Energy Star- equivalent nutrition rating system for foods and beverages 0 None
2011-10-21 AHRQ: Only 8.7M of 12.1M women suffering from chronic pain received treatment in 2008 0 None
2011-10-21 Effective, safe care depends on coordination across primary and secondary healthcare service levels 0 None
2011-10-21 Human innovation will lead to malaria eradication 0 None
2011-10-21 NIH awards DNASU $6.5M grant to expand Protein Structure Initiative-Materials Repository 0 None
2011-10-21 Fixed braces for children could save millions of crowns each year 0 None
2011-10-21 ACS to host high school students from the Bay Area on Oct. 26 0 None
2011-10-21 EAE, ASE to issue echocardiography guidelines for early detection of cardio toxicity 0 None
2011-10-21 CMS provides new guidance on EHR payment program 0 None
2011-10-21 Bayshore implements number of initiatives after merger with Meridian Health 0 None
2011-10-21 New Zealand can provide valuable model for health policy makers, IT professionals 0 None
2011-10-21 Antimicrobial copper surfaces reduce hospital acquired infections in ICU rooms 0 2
2011-10-21 Health prevention strategies can help Canadians achieve optimal health 0 None
2011-10-21 Nasal irrigation safe and effective for people with chronic sinus 0 None
2011-10-21 Social media moves into medicine 0 None
2011-10-21 Final ACO rule relaxes requirements for doctors, hospitals 0 None
2011-10-21 States take cautious approach to health law's new coverage mandates 0 None
2011-10-21 How's the super committee doing? Some say not so well... 0 None
2011-10-21 India must stay the course in efforts to eradicate polio 0 None
2011-10-21 AAHPO honors BMC physician for medical contributions in the U.S., Armenia 0 None
2011-10-21 Arizona, Wisconsin trying to quell Medicaid costs; Alabama goes electronic 0 None
2011-10-21 AP: Poor neighborhoods take toll on health 0 None
2011-10-21 CMHDRE, DCSNO and CHF team up to help autistic children in New Orleans 0 None
2011-10-21 Medicare Part B premium costs likely to cut into social security's increase 0 None
2011-10-21 Children's Hospital Los Angeles offers Halloween safety tips 0 None
2011-10-21 WHO, partners prepare to launch database for sharing intellectual property 0 None
2011-10-21 Vaccines among most successful, cost-effective health investments in history 0 None
2011-10-21 TJUH offers new optical imaging agent for bladder cancer detection 0 None
2011-10-21 NSF to hold Sleep Health & Safety conference in Washington 0 None
2011-10-21 Aid groups, health ministry plan to administer oral cholera vaccine to 100,000 Haitians 0 None
2011-10-21 Tips for parents, drivers to keep kids safe during Halloween 0 None
2011-10-21 Bringing NTDs to the forefront of the global health agenda 0 None
2011-10-21 LUHS nurse receives Validator Award for improving patient care 0 None
2011-10-21 Gastroenterologist cautions against over-prescription of acid-suppressing drugs in infants 0 None
2011-10-21 Viewpoints: If not CLASS, then what?; House GOP abortion bill; MLK's legacy in health care 0 None
2011-10-21 Obama administration, challengers agree: Aim for late March Supreme Court hearing on health law 0 None
2011-10-21 Global Fund to transfer management of HIV/AIDS grant in Mali after investigation finds misuse of funds 0 None
2011-10-21 AMIA honors 4 leaders in biomedical and health informatics with Signature Awards 0 None
2011-10-21 New 'law of biology' can predict patient-specific health events 0 None
2011-10-21 Effective ways to reduce risk of vaginal yeast infection 0 None
2011-10-21 Aromatherapy may have elevated levels of harmful indoor air pollutants 0 None
2011-10-21 Abortion news: Indiana Planned Parenthood faces challenge from state; other states limiting options 0 None
2011-10-21 NIH selects Women & Infants to participate in Pelvic Floor Disorders Network 0 None
2011-10-21 University kicks off campaign to collect mobile phones to help fund maternal health programs in Congo, Nepal 0 None
2011-10-21 State roundup: Md. program poised for health reform; Calif. high-risk pool; huge insurance premium jump in La. district 0 None
2011-10-20 First Edition: October 20, 2011 0 None
2011-10-20 Study explores how internet message boards help women after pregnancy loss 0 None
2011-10-20 Dallas Children's administrator speaks at Chicago healthcare conference 0 None
2011-10-20 New report examines impact of collaborations between FQHCs and family planning clinics 0 None
2011-10-20 Health and fitness tips for office workers 0 None
2011-10-20 Florida State receives eight-year LCME accreditation 0 None
2011-10-20 University of Delaware receives DoD grant to create and manage BADER Consortium 0 None
2011-10-20 Pediatrician offers ten Halloween safety tips 0 None
2011-10-20 Gates Foundation provides funding for relief efforts in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-10-20 Department of Health Care Services dismantles ADHC program for California seniors 0 None
2011-10-20 Higher Medicare premiums will undermine social security's raise 0 None
2011-10-20 HHS issues regs to reduce red tape for hospitals, providers 0 None
2011-10-20 Aggressive Behaviour Risk Assessment Tool can reduce violence in clinical settings 0 5
2011-10-20 Experts recommending fewer cancer screenings 0 None
2011-10-20 Kenya aims to reduce preventable deaths by 50% by December 2012 0 None
2011-10-20 USAID funding PATH projects to improve health in resource-poor settings 0 None
2011-10-20 JAMA study: Heart failure hospitalization rates fall 0 None
2011-10-20 Commonwealth Fund: U.S. weak on health care quality, access, affordability 0 None
2011-10-20 IRIN examines improvements in maternal, infant mortality indicators in Myanmar 0 None
2011-10-20 Future-Directed Therapy for patients with major depression 0 None
2011-10-20 Bill, Melinda Gates speak at Malaria Forum, laud progress in fight against disease 0 None
2011-10-20 Haiti has highest rate of cholera worldwide one year after disease outbreak began 0 None
2011-10-20 Lancet series revisits issue of global mental health four years after first examination 0 None
2011-10-20 Efforts to scale up medical education in developing countries must increase, study says 0 None
2011-10-20 Alcohol brand references in popular music linked with luxury lifestyle 0 None
2011-10-20 Emergency humanitarian response in Horn of Africa must shift to community development 0 None
2011-10-20 BRA Day to promote awareness on breast reconstruction surgery 0 None
2011-10-20 Viewpoints: Super committee's secrecy; alternatives to CLASS; solving the drug shortage 0 None
2011-10-20 Kaiser Family Foundation report examines innovative financing mechanisms for global health 0 None
2011-10-20 Winter health and safety tips 0 None
2011-10-20 CJC publishes paper on safety of cardiac imaging methods 0 None
2011-10-20 BUSM, COE receive NIH training grant to examine inflammatory disorders 0 None
2011-10-20 USAID, Kimberly-Clark announce partnership to improve maternal, child health in Andean region 0 None
2011-10-20 IOF's 1st Middle-East and Africa Osteoporosis Meeting to be held in Dubai 0 None
2011-10-20 Regenstrief president to receive 2011 Morris F. Collen Award from AMIA 0 None
2011-10-20 AAN updated guideline on how to best treat essential tremor 0 5
2011-10-20 New guidelines for prevention and early detection of cervical cancer 0 None
2011-10-20 UofL, Frazier Rehab to establish Spinal Cord Injury Model System 0 None
2011-10-20 HIV advocates in Uganda 'losing faith' as country works to prevent, treat new infections, PlusNews reports 2 None
2011-10-19 First Edition: October 19, 2011 0 None
2011-10-19 ACP policy paper examines fears about re-uses of personal and research data 0 None
2011-10-19 Divorce, remarriage affect beliefs about who should care for aging relatives 0 None
2011-10-19 Many Americans do not have access to a 'medical home' 0 None
2011-10-19 PACBIS tool may help identify pre-surgical behaviors in parents, children 0 None
2011-10-19 Medication therapy management in interprofessional heath care 0 None
2011-10-19 CDC: Visits to emergency rooms on the rise 0 None
2011-10-19 Aging population drives job growth in health care 0 None
2011-10-19 Snowe breaks from GOP pack on health care spending issues 0 None
2011-10-19 Cholera claims nearly 200 lives in Somalia over 24-hour period 0 None
2011-10-19 AAWC, ACES to offer online educational opportunity for wound care experts 0 None
2011-10-19 China vaccinates 4.5M children, young adults against polio after outbreak 1 None
2011-10-19 Population growth calls for new technologies, reduction in fertility rates 0 None
2011-10-19 American Academy of Pediatrics expands guidelines on safe sleep for babies 0 None
2011-10-19 Republicans looking ahead with plans to dismantle health law 0 None
2011-10-19 IAN survey to study impact of bullying on children with ASD 0 None
2011-10-19 Russia pledges money to support HIV, TB programs in neighboring countries 0 None
2011-10-19 Climate change could be detrimental to global health, conference attendees say 0 None
2011-10-19 Scott & White to create internships for doctoral psychology students 0 None
2011-10-19 HHS begins 'Innovation Advisors' program 0 None
2011-10-19 Donors need to look beyond emergency funding to long-term, strategic solutions 0 None
2011-10-19 Confusion reigns after Obama administration suspends CLASS program 0 None
2011-10-19 African-Americans donate exclusively to family members for living kidney transplants 0 None
2011-10-19 Aspen Institute panel speakers call for increased aid for women to help plan families 0 None
2011-10-19 Mayo Clinic introduces heart health awareness campaign 0 None
2011-10-19 Many overweight, obese patients do not believe their weight poses health risks 0 5
2011-10-19 Use of social media to fight malaria shows 'great promise' 0 None
2011-10-19 Many hospital readmission risk prediction tools have poor discriminative ability 0 None
2011-10-19 Report estimates human impact of cuts to U.S. global health spending over next five years 0 None
2011-10-19 U.S. News ranks Meridian Health among 2011-2012 Best Hospitals 0 None
2011-10-19 States juggling Medicaid requirements, costs, coverage 0 1
2011-10-19 Canadian parents raise families with less money and time than Baby Boomer generation 0 None
2011-10-19 World Bank speaks strongly but slow to act on issue of raising tobacco taxes to improve health 0 None
2011-10-19 Cholera outbreak in West, Central Africa accelerated by increased migration, UNICEF official says 0 None
2011-10-19 Nearly one-third of all countries affected by malaria on course to eliminate disease, WHO report says 0 None
2011-10-19 Study finds 30% decline in heart failure hospitalization rate 0 None
2011-10-19 Roundup: Mass. contemplates 'global payments'; rural hospitals struggling; Oregon liability cost studied 0 None
2011-10-19 Viewpoints: CLASS decision ends fear of government bailout; the strengths and failings of U.S. health care 0 None
2011-10-19 Heart-failure related hospitalizations has declined substantially among Medicare patients 0 None
2011-10-19 Melbourne Brain Centre to open on Monday 0 None
2011-10-19 Medicare reimbursements high for digital mammography — though test may be no more effective than less expensive ones 0 None
2011-10-18 Effective liability reform could reduce hospital admissions 0 None
2011-10-18 Los Angeles Times examines polio eradication campaigns in Pakistan 0 None
2011-10-18 Threat of climate change to health and security must be tackled urgently 0 None
2011-10-18 With clock ticking, super committee weighs suggestions, battles doubts 0 None
2011-10-18 Commercialization strategies for next-generation medicines 0 None
2011-10-18 ONC launches social media campaign on Omega-3 fatty acids 0 None
2011-10-18 New Regenstrief initiative to encourage and propel innovation 0 None
2011-10-18 Three likely scenarios that precede drowning of young children in an at-home pool 0 None
2011-10-18 One in four kindergarten children have difficulty in distinguishing medicine and candy 0 None
2011-10-18 World recognizes Global Handwashing Day 0 None
2011-10-18 Study examines effectiveness of counseling approach for substance abuse among African-Americans 0 None
2011-10-18 Drunkorexia may affect long-term health of college students 1 None
2011-10-18 Stochastic frontier estimation can identify problem of bias in self-reporting 0 None
2011-10-18 AICR recommends intake of cancer-fighting foods 0 None
2011-10-18 HMS launches Initiative in Systems Pharmacology 0 None
2011-10-18 BGU substance abuse expert wins U.S. National Distinguished International Scientist Award 0 None
2011-10-18 Rep. Lee asks Obama to take leadership role in fight against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-10-18 Link between breastfeeding and long-term sleep issues 0 None
2011-10-18 Speedy reinstatements undermine Medicare anti-fraud efforts 0 None
2011-10-18 Preserve Millennium Challenge Corp. by transforming it into a multilateral agency 0 None
2011-10-18 Older patients drive more safely after surgery and anesthesia care 0 None
2011-10-18 CLASS Act demise triggers political barbs, debate about long-term care policy 0 None
2011-10-18 New global atlas for malaria elimination 0 5
2011-10-18 State flexibility key issue in health law implementation 0 None
2011-10-18 International conference on polyphenols and health to be held in Sitges 1 None
2011-10-18 Beyond 9-9-9: Herman Cain on health policy 0 None
2011-10-18 Research reinforces need for sleeping awareness campaigns to reduce SIDS 0 None
2011-10-18 Agencies mark World Food Day, call for increased transparency in commodity markets 0 None
2011-10-18 Facing national deficit while preserving foreign assistance 0 None
2011-10-18 U.S. NGOs call for Obama administration to explain delays in U.S. food aid to North Korea 0 None
2011-10-18 LRI launches major lupus research initiative 0 None
2011-10-18 Globe and Mail reports on death of Zambian HIV/AIDS advocate Winstone Zulu 0 None
2011-10-18 House Foreign Affairs Committee approves bill to withhold up to half of U.S. funding to U.N. 0 None
2011-10-18 Give children a chance to have unstructured play 0 None
2011-10-18 VEC and AMA release updated information guide, 'Vaccines and Teens' 0 None
2011-10-18 Non-fatal pediatric firearm injuries 30% higher than previous reports 0 None
2011-10-18 Nearly 30% of homes with young children have acetaminophen products stored unsafely 0 None
2011-10-18 Politicizing undernutrition critical to tackling major global problem 0 None
2011-10-18 Single approach to tackling NCDs, NTDs includes improving governance, strengthening health systems 0 None
2011-10-18 Fathers of low-income children support breastfeeding 0 None
2011-10-18 Insights into potential causes of ATV crashes and safety precautions 0 None
2011-10-18 Movement to end female genital cutting spreads through Senegal 0 None
2011-10-18 New decision framework to support NICE recommendations on use of drugs and devices 0 None
2011-10-18 Viewpoints: Class Act's effect on health law; new prescriptions for Medicare; food marketing to kids 0 None
2011-10-18 BGS journal highlights lack of designated service provision for older addicts 0 None
2011-10-18 African-American or Hispanic children less likely to receive CT scans after head trauma 0 None
2011-10-18 Roundup: Many who swarmed LA free clinic last year are still without health care; Texas Planned Parenthood clinic struggles 0 None
2011-10-15 Health, medicine used by Israel as 'instrument of control' over Palestinian people 1 5
2011-10-15 Seat belts lower morbidity and mortality risk from vehicle crashes in pediatric passengers 0 None
2011-10-15 Founder of Every Mother Counts to address AAP National Conference 0 None
2011-10-15 Sesame Street 'Big Bird' to present at American Academy of Pediatrics conference 0 None
2011-10-15 Prevention training critical to reduction of hospital infection rates 0 None
2011-10-15 AAP President to outline efforts to advance agenda for children 0 None
2011-10-15 Experts from CHOP address American Academy of Pediatrics annual meeting 0 None
2011-10-15 Meridian Health joins Michelle Obama's Let's Jump! challenge 0 None
2011-10-15 NSU's medical school to educate medical residents in rural and underserved communities 0 None
2011-10-15 Pediatricians confront childhood obesity at AAP pre-conference session 0 None
2011-10-15 UAB's Deep South Network now includes community-based cancer research 0 None
2011-10-15 National Health Service Corp. nearly triples in size, according to HHS 0 None
2011-10-15 CDC report lays out 'lessons learned' from Haiti's cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-10-15 Uninsured rates, impact of malpractice award limits in Perry's Texas 0 None
2011-10-15 Researchers use online survey to examine drinking patterns and personality traits 0 None
2011-10-15 Sebelius on the CLASS Act: 'I do not see a viable path forward' 0 None
2011-10-15 Heart-related treatments may improve wellbeing of patients with COPD 0 None
2011-10-15 Blue Shield of Calif. adds additional $283 million to policyholder 'giveback' 0 None
2011-10-15 Panel gets earful of advice on taming the federal deficit 0 None
2011-10-15 Six new Bristol-Myers Squibb grants to reduce cancer disparities in CEE 0 None
2011-10-15 WHO to offer new guidelines for food aid, recommends 'tighter nutritional standards' 0 None
2011-10-15 Relationship between women and men must change to eradicate gender-based violence 0 None
2011-10-15 Myths and misconceptions about diabetes 0 4
2011-10-15 Indoor cooking stoves kill 2 million annually, NIH study says 1 None
2011-10-15 QUT program assists cancer survivors in self-managing their health, emotional concerns 0 None
2011-10-15 New book on pediatric stroke and cerebrovascular diseases 0 None
2011-10-15 Limited research on sexual violence against men in the DRC suggests issue is 'largely ignored' 0 None
2011-10-15 Emory researcher provides overview on 'CVD and PCOS' in APS conference 0 None
2011-10-15 AQI activates Anesthesia Incident Reporting System to improve patient safety 0 5
2011-10-15 State news: Texas pharmacies fear lower Medicaid fees 0 None
2011-10-15 Penn Nursing encourages kids to ward off diabetes with 'Dance for Health' 0 None
2011-10-15 Forum focuses on challenges facing women, girls affected by HIV in Eastern Europe, Central Asia 0 None
2011-10-15 Delayed appendectomies may increase likelihood of complications in children 0 5
2011-10-15 House approves bill to block abortion coverage 0 None
2011-10-15 Racial disparities in cranial CT scan use for children with minor head trauma 0 None
2011-10-15 U.N. Secretary-General calls for continued support of women's, children's health in developing countries 0 None
2011-10-15 Overweight children more likely to develop asthma 0 None
2011-10-15 Health groups urge Secretary of U.S. Army to sustain funding for military HIV research program 0 None
2011-10-15 Experts to discuss current challenges in pediatric palliative care 0 None
2011-10-15 Viewpoints: 'Killing' Medicaid; medicine for mentally ill; 'outrageous' veto of mammogram bill in Calif. 0 None
2011-10-15 HHWC medical doctors provide insight into depression 0 None
2011-10-15 Sex differences in heart disease 0 None
2011-10-15 U.S., South Korea continue to delay food aid to North Korea despite 'proven' ability to monitor food distribution 0 None
2011-10-15 Study investigates link between alcohol consumption and hospitalized injury 0 None
2011-10-15 CDC to introduce 'Autism Case Training' curriculum 0 None
2011-10-15 Lifestyle factors and nutritional patterns reduce early causes of childhood allergy 0 None
2011-10-15 IRIN reports on community's efforts to increase access to contraceptives, improve family planning in Madagascar 0 None
2011-10-14 Research roundup: Racial disparities in colon cancer survival; Options to cut health spending; Covering teenagers 0 None
2011-10-14 Funding for NCDs doesn't have to come at the expense of NTDs 0 None
2011-10-14 Frozen ground tuna recalled by Osamu Corporation 0 None
2011-10-14 Emergency grant to end U.S. AIDS drug crisis gets rejected 0 None
2011-10-14 RWJF grant to study relationship between people's neighborhoods, hospital locations and care outcomes 0 None
2011-10-14 First Edition: October 14, 2011 0 None
2011-10-14 CooperVision's voluntary recall of Avaira Toric contact lenses continues 0 None
2011-10-14 Aid donors, NGOs should ensure development work benefits disabled people 0 None
2011-10-14 Million Hearts initiative strikes at leading killer of Americans 0 None
2011-10-14 Survey measures what Americans know about the U.S. foreign aid budget 0 None
2011-10-14 Research provides data on nutritional content of broccoli for breeders 0 None
2011-10-14 Three-step strategy for healthy bones and strong muscles 0 None
2011-10-14 APS conference explores gender disparities in cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-10-14 Current ultrasound guidelines for detection of miscarriage may lead to wrong diagnosis 0 None
2011-10-14 Scientists conclude pesticide contamination as a major problem in Europe 0 2
2011-10-14 Medical panels continue to wrestle with conflict-of-interest issues 0 None
2011-10-14 Women to benefit from new TFRI ovarian cancer initiative 0 None
2011-10-14 India faces nutrition crisis despite growing prosperity 0 None
2011-10-14 Compelling Hope Symposium to explore new approaches for nerve and paralysis injury 0 None
2011-10-14 'Doc fix' dilemma makes debt panel's job more difficult 0 None
2011-10-14 Health IT incentives may not always work as intended 0 None
2011-10-14 WFP says millions in Yemen going hungry, warns of 'serious humanitarian situation' 0 None
2011-10-14 Legislation news: Obama promises to veto anti-abortion bill 1 None
2011-10-14 Employees face new choices, costs and benefits this open enrollment season 0 None
2011-10-14 Tart cherries can help fight America's Fruit Fatigue 0 None
2011-10-14 Reuters: Medicare Part B premiums going up, cuts into Social Security COLA 0 None
2011-10-14 Detailing how Romney's health law waivers would work 0 None
2011-10-14 Conrad: Efforts to repeal health law via budget procedures would be 'misusing' the rules 0 None
2011-10-14 Public reports do not improve care for transplant patients 0 None
2011-10-14 World Food Prize symposium examines link between food security and health, poverty efforts 0 None
2011-10-14 Medicaid waivers, enrollment problems plaguing states 0 None
2011-10-14 NINDS announces grant to support work of Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy 0 None
2011-10-14 Lower-income, urban dads encourage exercise and healthy diet for their children 0 None
2011-10-14 IRIN reports on efforts to increase access to contraceptives, curb population growth in Madagascar 0 None
2011-10-14 EMBO, EMBC and Singapore sign cooperation agreement 0 None
2011-10-14 NICHQ receives CDC grant to accelerate number of U.S. Baby-Friendly hospitals 0 None
2011-10-14 Growing global trade puts world at greater risk for foodborne disease outbreaks, WHO officials say 0 None
2011-10-14 Clinton opposes GOP bill to cut U.S. funding to U.N., poll finds majority of Americans also against legislation 0 None
2011-10-14 BHI warns consumers about inherent risks linked with hearing devices 0 None
2011-10-14 State roundup: Anti-abortion legislation campaign; services for disabled under scrutiny; what is a 'medical home' 0 None
2011-10-14 Study finds high prevalence of psychiatric visits among pediatric patients 0 None
2011-10-14 Hospitals, health groups going green 0 None
2011-10-14 Continued access to hospital pharmacists increases patient safety and care 0 None
2011-10-14 Bonuses tied to Medicare Advantage's star system reward insurers on quality marks 0 None
2011-10-14 Reducing medicine to economics makes mockery of doctor-patient bond 0 None
2011-10-14 DRC worst off among 26 countries facing 'alarming' or 'extremely alarming' hunger levels, according to new Global Hunger Index 0 None
2011-10-14 Longer looks: Miss. ballot-initiative on abortion; personal fortune may have helped Herman Cain battle cancer; for doctors, breaking up is hard to do 0 None
2011-10-14 Tips to strengthen family connections 0 None
2011-10-14 AMCs must make systematic changes to improve quality of life, productivity of their faculty 0 None
2011-10-14 Viewpoints: 'Moneyball' and health care; Daschle on diabetes treatment; Elton John and Sen. Nelson on paying for AIDS drugs 0 None
2011-10-13 UMA to sponsor 'Learn for the Cure' breast cancer initiative 0 None
2011-10-13 Univita earns Health Utilization Management Accreditation from URAC 0 None
2011-10-13 First Edition: October 13, 2011 0 None
2011-10-13 Improved SNAP benefit levels more effective for children's health 0 None
2011-10-13 HHS: Pica eating disorder hospitalizations on the rise in the U.S. 0 2.7
2011-10-13 UofL associate professor to create an emergency countermeasure staffing plan 0 None
2011-10-13 Expert identifies employment resources for people with autism 0 None
2011-10-13 AARP members take to the Hill to protect entitlements 0 None
2011-10-13 Haiti uses 'peanut butter medicine' to battle malnutrition 0 None
2011-10-13 SWHR hosts Capitol Hill briefing, The War Within: Women and Autoimmunity 0 None
2011-10-13 Roundup: N.Y. health insurers seek to keep premium memos secret 0 None
2011-10-13 Mass. Medicaid waiver hits roadblock; N.Y. enrollment reaches 5 million 0 None
2011-10-13 37 states, D.C. advance plans to improve health outcomes for dual eligibles 0 None
2011-10-13 Abortion legislation scheduled for House consideration this week 0 None
2011-10-13 At debate, Romney offers spirited defense of Mass. health plan 0 None
2011-10-13 Differences between LGBTQ and straight-identified youth in health outcomes, educational equity 0 None
2011-10-13 Physicians continue press to fix payment formula 0 None
2011-10-13 Escalating sexual violence amid famine in Horn of Africa is 'going largely ignored' 0 None
2011-10-13 Kenya to increase public investment in mental health, Medical Services Minister says 0 None
2011-10-13 University of Cape Town, UT Southwestern sign affiliation agreement 0 None
2011-10-13 Mental health services are 'critical' to comprehensive approach for people living with HIV 0 None
2011-10-13 Three key steps to prevent asthma attacks in children during winter 0 None
2011-10-13 'Building Sustainable Surgical Systems' conference to be held in San Diego 0 None
2011-10-13 Berwick upbeat as ACO reg moves through review 0 None
2011-10-13 SAMHSA, BJA announce 10 new grant awards to enhance adult drug court services 0 None
2011-10-13 October is designated as Lewy Body Dementia month 0 None
2011-10-13 VOA News examines how a public-private partnership will combat cancer among women in the developing world 0 None
2011-10-13 Viewpoints: Screening for prostate cancer, stem cell research and free coverage for Iowa lawmakers 0 None
2011-10-13 Exercise programme prevents falls in people with Parkinson's 0 None
2011-10-13 Exhibit in Atlanta's Museum of Design charts history of AIDS epidemic through posters used in awareness campaigns 0 None
2011-10-13 ESC to deliver educational programme on cardiovascular disease in Beijing 0 None
2011-10-13 WHO says global TB cases decline for first time ever but warns funding gap, resistant strains put progress is at risk 0 None
2011-10-12 ACR celebrates World Arthritis Day with the theme 'Move to Improve' 0 None
2011-10-12 First Edition: October 12, 2011 0 None
2011-10-12 UCSB receives Dow Chemical grant to create new materials institute 0 None
2011-10-12 AAN Foundation launches new PSA on finding cure for brain disease 0 None
2011-10-12 Incoming dean of Weill Cornell receives 2011 ICS Honorary Lifetime Membership 0 None
2011-10-12 SAMHSA announces 29 new grants to leverage health information technology 0 None
2011-10-12 UT Southwestern's new University Hospital to open in 2015 0 None
2011-10-12 JoVE to partner with Carl Zeiss Microscopy for open access video articles 0 None
2011-10-12 UIC receives NCI grant to study tobacco pricing and mass media 0 None
2011-10-12 Walgreens Flu Impact Report 0 None
2011-10-12 Time examines maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-12 Arguing for better family planning worldwide is not coercive 0 None
2011-10-12 Breast cancer education and detection a challenge in Egypt 0 None
2011-10-12 HHS OIG will investigate 'incident to' Medicare billing 0 None
2011-10-12 Memorial University Medical Center implements RF Assure Detection System to eliminate RSI 0 None
2011-10-12 Counterfeit drugs risk lives, threaten pharmaceutical industry in India 1 None
2011-10-12 Neuroscience 2011 conference to held in Washington 0 None
2011-10-12 Do weight-loss incentive programs actually work? 0 None
2011-10-12 GOP candidates prepare for debate; Romney appears to be everyone's target 0 None
2011-10-12 Democrats and Republicans agree: Super committee's work should be less secret 0 None
2011-10-12 Liberty University asks high court to review health-law ruling 0 None
2011-10-12 A 'one-size-fits-all' approach to mental health leads to global 'diagnostic inflation' 0 None
2011-10-12 Smoking could cause 18M more cases of TB worldwide over next 40 years 0 None
2011-10-12 Endocrine Society releases clinical practice guideline on continuous glucose monitoring 0 None
2011-10-12 Roundup: Calif. insurer's Avastin decision; Kansas dental care; Gov. Brown vetoes nursing bill 0 None
2011-10-12 U.S. donates record $56M to WFP for nutrition programs in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-10-12 Evidence suggests mosquitos in Kenya have developed chemical resistance, KEMRI official says 0 None
2011-10-12 Thomson Reuters launches Infection Xpert solution 0 None
2011-10-12 Halloween health tips for parents of children with diabetes 0 None
2011-10-12 HHS announces $82M in awards to help support facilities with nursing shortages 0 None
2011-10-12 Legislative update: Georgia GOP lawmakers push to dismantle health law; abortion funding issues reheating 0 None
2011-10-12 Final ACO regs face last looks before public release 0 None
2011-10-12 Elsevier launches new browser for readers to explore protein interactions 0 None
2011-10-12 Preliminary analysis suggests $258M HIV/AIDS prevention program in India may have prevented some 100,000 infections 0 None
2011-10-12 K.S.R. Educational Institutions of India, MU sign five-year academic agreement 0 None
2011-10-12 Viewpoints: The value of testing for prostate cancer; rewards for transplant donors; Calif.'s medical marijuana problem 0 None
2011-10-12 AOA launches new easy-to-use Web site about contact lens safety 0 5
2011-10-12 Russian Foreign Minister says country's HIV/AIDS problem is being 'aggravated' by U.S., NATO refusal to eradicate poppy crops in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-11 Health situation grim as Greece weathers economic crisis 0 None
2011-10-11 Effects of hospital competition on quality of care questioned 0 None
2011-10-11 Patients with poorly controlled diabetes may benefit from behavioral, educational interventions 0 None
2011-10-11 First Edition: October 11, 2011 0 None
2011-10-11 Leading U.S. health insurance provider to implement Kofax's Atalasoft DotImage SDK 0 None
2011-10-11 Many cancer survivors continue to have poorer health years after completion of treatment 0 None
2011-10-11 Feds approve parts of Arizona's plan to reduce state's Medicaid burden 0 None
2011-10-11 Rwandan government, UNFPA step up campaign to end obstetric fistula 0 None
2011-10-11 Familiar themes, deadlocks emerge in deficit panel developments 0 None
2011-10-11 Researchers assess new guidelines for preclinical Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-10-11 Spain's Queen Sofia tours Haiti reconstruction projects amid ongoing cholera epidemic 0 None
2011-10-11 Researchers issue warning of health crisis in Greece amid country's financial crisis 0 None
2011-10-11 Cholera outbreaks reported in the DRC, Central African Republic 0 None
2011-10-11 WHO reports several large measles outbreaks in Europe, Africa 0 None
2011-10-11 Safe environments influence women to be physically active 0 None
2011-10-11 Food crises jeopardizing efforts to meet MDG of halving global malnutrition, report says 0 None
2011-10-11 SIS Anesthesia Version 5 receives Drummond Group's ONC-ATCB certification 0 None
2011-10-11 Momentum builds for reform in U.S. foreign aid, one of our 'most effective' investments 0 None
2011-10-11 Georgia hospitals present varying financial pictures 0 None
2011-10-11 Troy High School teacher receives top prize in national ING Unsung Heroes awards program 0 None
2011-10-11 Governments target contract workers; eye millions lost in payroll taxes, health benefits 0 None
2011-10-11 New conference on Innovations in Medical Polymers 0 None
2011-10-11 Health insurance mandate haunts Romney 0 None
2011-10-11 Effects of U.S. cuts to foreign aid would be 'hugely damaging' to American foreign policy 0 None
2011-10-11 St. Jude Medical launches new Patient Care Network update 0 None
2011-10-11 96% Campaign asks Obama to 'pay attention to science' and scale up global access to ARVs 0 None
2011-10-11 PCEC opposes newly released USPSTF recommendations on PSA screening 0 None
2011-10-11 Johns Hopkins USFHP recognized as the best private health insurer in Maryland 0 None
2011-10-11 WHO facing shortage of funds as it works to scale up humanitarian response to Pakistan flooding 0 None
2011-10-11 Leg-crossers more likely to have good recovery after severe stroke 0 None
2011-10-11 Brown signs Calif. measures to aid children with autism, ban kids younger than 18 from using tanning beds 0 None
2011-10-11 Nigeria's minister of health presents public health vision to save one million lives, improve quality of care 0 None
2011-10-11 Viewpoints: Obama fighting back; putting a price on compassion; questions for GOP candidates 0 None
2011-10-11 Sandlot, TactusMD partner to offer EHR and HIE service solutions 0 None
2011-10-11 Conflicts of interest sometimes emerge in ownership arrangements between physicians, medical device companies 0 None
2011-10-11 Villanova University establishes MacDonald Center for Obesity Prevention and Education 0 None
2011-10-11 GE Healthcare launches new GEM Suite surface coil technology 0 None
2011-10-11 WHO releases report highlighting global underinvestment in mental health care as world commemorates Mental Health Day 0 None
2011-10-10 The health law's future: Prose on politics and policies 0 None
2011-10-10 For issues that can drive physicians to quit 0 None
2011-10-10 Hospitals attempting to cut costs, what measures matter most? 0 None
2011-10-10 AIT Laboratories introduces new suite of services for prescription compliance monitoring 0 None
2011-10-10 First Edition: October 10, 2011 0 None
2011-10-10 Ford researchers develop series of in-car health and wellness apps, services 0 None
2011-10-10 MetCare wins South Florida Business Journal Excellence in Health Care Award 0 None
2011-10-10 Beauty Encounter sponsors ACS's premier breast cancer event 0 None
2011-10-10 Welch Allyn's high-performance healthcare solutions to be showcased at Medica 2011 0 None
2011-10-10 AAD applauds California for prohibiting indoor tanning device use among youngsters 0 None
2011-10-10 FARA announces 2011 Ataxian Athlete Initiative grant recipients 0 None
2011-10-10 USPSTF releases draft recommendation on prostate cancer screening 0 None
2011-10-10 Increased competition in the NHS has not harmed deprived neighbourhoods: Study 0 5
2011-10-10 NCI selects UT Southwestern, Parkland to improve colorectal cancer screening 0 None
2011-10-10 Advocates prepare for battle on PSA testing; insurers review options 0 None
2011-10-10 Novartis, IBM announce NCD Challenge 0 None
2011-10-10 Endocrine Society strongly opposes MedPAC's recommendation on SGR 0 None
2011-10-10 UMass Amherst SPHHS wins HHS award to create Public Health Training Center 0 None
2011-10-10 CMS, FDA launch 'parallel review' pilot program for medical devices 0 None
2011-10-07 Coalition calls for affordable and flexible essential health benefits package 0 None
2011-10-07 Gates Foundation accepting nominations for vaccine innovation award 0 None
2011-10-07 IOM: Essential benefits package must be developed with affordability in mind 0 None
2011-10-07 DfID's reduction in bilateral AIDS spending may increase need for funding later 0 None
2011-10-07 MedPAC approves draft proposal to junk Medicare's physician pay formula 0 None
2011-10-07 Huffington Post profiles UNITAID chair 0 None
2011-10-07 Cuts to U.S. military's HIV research program threaten HIV vaccine progress 0 None
2011-10-07 Indonesia's infant mortality rate has declined, but health services must be improved, official says 0 None
2011-10-07 Many cancer screenings may be unnecessary 0 None
2011-10-07 Healthy people analysis: Nation's overall health improves, but disparities persist 0 None
2011-10-07 Maryland DHMH deploys Upp Technology’s irms|GOKIT Mobile Logistics platform 0 None
2011-10-07 How will NTDs suffer as global health agenda adds NCD focus? 0 None
2011-10-07 Public perceives health law parts better than whole; Obama increasingly critical to measure's future 0 None
2011-10-07 Roundup: Brewer defends request for exchange funds; Calif. governor signs maternity benefit bill 0 None
2011-10-07 MSF calls on Brazilian government to step up production of only drug for Chagas disease 0 None
2011-10-07 Chicago Council on Global Affairs report calls on agriculture, food sectors to fight global rise in NCDs 0 None
2011-10-07 AlertNet footage shows scenes of food shortages in North Korea, says appeals for aid go unanswered 0 None
2011-10-07 Viewpoints: Defining 'essential benefits;' 'Super committee' special pleadings; Limiting consumer choice in prescriptions 0 None
2011-10-07 Preventive task force panel will urge men to skip prostate screening, reports say 0 None
2011-10-07 Research roundup: Health disparities; Prescription drug abuse in Medicare Part D; Medicaid's role for HIV patients 0 None
2011-10-07 Health interests make cases to super committee 0 None
2011-10-07 Nutrition tips for long-distance runners 0 5
2011-10-07 First Edition: October 7, 2011 0 None
2011-10-07 Cuomo aides pressed NYC to support Medicaid deal 0 None
2011-10-07 Marvell recognized as one of the healthiest companies in the Bay Area 0 None
2011-10-07 New set of strategies could improve U.S. health care system for vulnerable populations 0 None
2011-10-07 New laboratory in Kenya will research, monitor emerging infectious diseases 0 None
2011-10-07 NHC applauds IOM for recommendations on how to develop EHB package 0 None
2011-10-07 Where you live could play a larger role in health disparities than originally thought 0 None
2011-10-07 Implementing electronic prescribing in primary care practices 0 None
2011-10-07 Experts urge government to ensure future reliability of national suicide statistics 0 None
2011-10-07 Report on cancer survivorship statistics 0 None
2011-10-07 MedPAC plan to revamp Medicare physician pay draws intense opposition 0 None
2011-10-07 University of Leicester's public lectures to explore reality of toxic damage 0 None
2011-10-07 Funding issues affecting health exchanges, community health centers 0 None
2011-10-07 AHRQ finds septicemia as the most costly hospital condition in 2009 0 5
2011-10-07 examines counterfeit pharmaceuticals in special report 0 None
2011-10-07 HHS inspector to step up anti-fraud and abuse efforts in 2012 0 None
2011-10-07 African-Americans have higher overall post-scene of injury mortality rate than whites 0 None
2011-10-07 Recap of key briefing on advancements in malaria fight 0 None
2011-10-07 CLASS implementation oversight listed in HHS work plan 0 None
2011-10-07 Foreign affairs committee votes to prohibit U.S. funding to U.N. Population Fund 0 None
2011-10-07 House lawmaker looks into drug shortages, price markups 0 None
2011-10-07 On campaign stump, Obama embraces 'Obamacare' 0 None
2011-10-07 MD Anderson's pediatric surgeon receives Geneva and James Briscoe Physician Assistant Award 0 None
2011-10-07 Hints of progress emerge from 'super committee' deliberations 0 None
2011-10-07 Loyola participates in Pink Glove Dance competition to raise breast cancer awareness 0 None
2011-10-07 Global efforts must be coordinated immediately to prevent, control NCDs 0 None
2011-10-07 Keeping HIV patients on ART will have long-term economic benefits, study shows 0 None
2011-10-07 PBS NewsHour reports mHealth applications show promise but need further research 0 None
2011-10-07 'Super Committee' cuts in Medicaid spending could have major impact on state budgets 0 None
2011-10-07 NO could improve recovery of critically ill patients in intensive care 0 None
2011-10-07 With recession pressures and changes in working patterns, more people are losing insurance 0 None
2011-10-07 Tips on how to prevent unnecessary medication/supplement mishaps 0 None
2011-10-07 'Bad' hospitals may treat larger proportion of poor patients, study finds 0 None
2011-10-07 Alzheimer Society urges Liberal Government to make good on their healthcare commitments 0 None
2011-10-07 Indoor spraying with alternative insecticide reduces malaria transmission in Benin, study says 0 None
2011-10-07 MCC board of directors change country selection criteria 0 None
2011-10-07 U.S. government pledges funding for maternal mortality programs in Zambia, GHI Executive Director says 0 None
2011-10-07 Roundup: Health alliances formed in Calif., Wash.; Mass. group seeks repeal of mandate there 0 None
2011-10-07 Poor dental care leads to health problems, costs 0 None
2011-10-07 NIH/FDA study to monitor and assess impacts of new government tobacco regulations 0 None
2011-10-07 Longer looks: A new life for Bart Stupak; The Komen Foundation and BPA; moving primary care out of the ER 0 None
2011-10-07 Developed nations should adapt cost-effective health initiatives pioneered in developing countries, experts say 0 None
2011-10-07 Link between marijuana use and crash risk among drivers 0 None
2011-10-07 Viewpoints: Jobs and 'Obamacare;' jurisdictional barriers to health law challenges; reforming provider payment 0 None
2011-10-04 Blue Shield of California refuses to pay for breast cancer drug Avastin 1 None
2011-10-04 Person's insurance status determines nursing home hospitalizations 0 None
2011-10-04 FairWarning acquires domain name, 0 None
2011-10-04 Work on immune system wins 2011 Nobel Prize in medicine 0 None
2011-10-04 First Edition: October 4, 2011 0 None
2011-10-04 Fear of trouble and embarrassment a reason for avoiding online error-reporting systems 0 None
2011-10-04 Senate Republicans doubt prospects for 'grand bargain' 0 None
2011-10-04 Pakistan facing dengue outbreak, humanitarian aid shortages for flood victims 0 None
2011-10-04 SAMHSA announces new grant program, Behavioral Health Treatment Court Collaboratives 0 None
2011-10-04 India launches month-long campaign to promote awareness of public hygiene 2 None
2011-10-04 Many average-risk women receive genetic testing for hereditary breast, ovarian cancers 0 None
2011-10-04 Communities That Care system decreases alcohol use, smoking and violence in teens 0 5
2011-10-04 Hospital Punta Pacifica receives official JCI accreditation 0 None
2011-10-04 Three Penn labs receive NIH grant to speed translation of medical research into patient care 0 None
2011-10-04 New report details mental health care gaps in Indian Country 0 None
2011-10-04 Kenya national AIDS program considering mandatory HIV testing 0 None
2011-10-04 Familiarity with snack foods changes children's expectations about fullness 0 None
2011-10-04 Medicare home-health firms under scrutiny 0 None
2011-10-04 Despite increase in health care spending in Angola, quality of care remains low 0 1
2011-10-04 Addressing high-risk groups, couples counseling in HIV prevention 0 None
2011-10-04 Congress blocks funding meant for food aid, health care to Palestinian Authority 0 None
2011-10-04 Certain care situations result in poorer hand hygiene practice in ED 0 None
2011-10-04 IPS examines the practice of breast ironing in Cameroon 0 None
2011-10-04 Residential washing machines may not eliminate hospital-acquired bacteria 0 1
2011-10-04 Canada Supreme Court rules Vancouver's safe drug-injection site can stay open 0 None
2011-10-04 Telestroke improves care and reduces costs 0 None
2011-10-04 Supreme Court opens new term, health law challenge tops agenda 0 None
2011-10-04 Central African Republic declares new cholera outbreak 0 None
2011-10-04 NIH Director to deliver keynote address at eighth SIO international conference 0 1
2011-10-04 NICU stress linked with alterations in brain structure and function of preterm infants 0 None
2011-10-04 Chad launches three-day polio vaccination campaign 0 None
2011-10-04 Interactive video games appear to safely enhance physical therapy for ICU patients 0 5
2011-10-04 AHRQ: 55.1 million American adults treated for hypertension in 2008 0 None
2011-10-04 Council On Foreign Relations examines maternal health in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-04 CDRH report highlights scientific activities that support medical device industry 0 None
2011-10-04 Individuals should act against NCDs 0 None
2011-10-04 PE, CT appear to reduce PTSD symptoms in patients with recent traumatic event 0 None
2011-10-04 Cancer patients prefer to use Web-based technology for quality of life survey 0 None
2011-10-04 Viewpoints: Mixing Obama and Ryan's plans, cancer rationing and stalling federal aid 0 None
2011-10-04 Latest findings on cancer to be presented at 10th AACR international conference 0 None
2011-10-04 Hospitalization for an acute event can lead to long-term institutionalization 0 None
2011-10-04 Cholera death toll in Haiti rises to 6,435; U.N. official says hardships remain in camps 0 None
2011-10-04 Roundup: Blue Shield of Calif. drops coverage of controversial drug in breast cancer treatment; Perry presses stem cell therapy 0 None
2011-10-04 Federal officials extend Ariz. Medicaid program while reviewing new plan; Wis. announces eligibility changes to cut budget shortfall 0 None
2011-10-03 NAHC statement on Senate Finance Committee report 0 None
2011-10-03 New Kaiser Family Foundation report examines Medicaid’s role for people with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-10-03 Post Acute Medical acquires Hill Country Specialty Hospital 0 None
2011-10-03 Supreme Court hears arguments in Calif. Medicaid case 0 None
2011-10-03 Hospital execs, other 'local' VIPs tend to get fast care in ER 0 None
2011-10-03 IOM essential benefits report — long-awaited — expected out later this week 0 None
2011-10-03 MedCath sells Hualapai Mountain Medical Center and Louisiana Medical Center & Heart Hospital 0 None
2011-10-03 Health issues fuel hostile turn in GOP presidential primary race 0 None
2011-10-03 Drug shortages lead to rationing of critical medicines 0 None
2011-10-03 Mayo Clinic expands Medical School to Arizona 0 None
2011-10-03 Florida AHCA renews Medicaid Management Information System service agreement with HP 0 None
2011-10-03 First Edition: October 3, 2011 0 None
2011-10-03 NHI partners with Polaris Hospital affiliates to develop acute care hospital in Murfreesboro 0 None
2011-10-03 Baptist Hospital selects RayStation treatment planning system 0 None
2011-10-03 HealthPort is the first HIH to transmit records via CMS' esMD gateway 0 None
2011-10-03 Hassenfeld family, NYU Langone unveil $50M gift to create new pediatric hospital 0 None
2011-10-03 Study explores factors that influence wellbeing among elderly populations in Brazil, South Africa 0 None
2011-10-03 IBA offers full line of Proton Therapy solutions for cancer specialty centers 0 None
2011-10-03 MercyCare Health Plans provides new Medicare Advantage product 0 None
2011-10-03 Allied Health Professionals, RNs ratify new three-year contract agreement 0 None
2011-10-03 FDA releases new PSA on safe medication use 0 None
2011-10-03 Health costs rising next year 0 None
2011-10-03 Women's Care Florida chooses eClinicalWorks comprehensive EHR solution 0 None
2011-10-03 Supreme Court's decision on health law likely to affect 2012 election 0 None
2011-10-01 SANNI Foundation commits to finance education centre for HIV/AIDS affected children in Southern India 0 None
2011-10-01 MEP wins first hospital contract to manage and staff an ED outside of Maryland 0 None
2011-10-01 Palmetto establishes formal coverage policy for all Medicare patients 0 None
2011-10-01 Ikamva Labantu to launch health and education development centers in South Africa 0 None
2011-10-01 AHF protests J&J over AIDS drug prices 0 None
2011-10-01 HealthSpring announces its 2012 Medicare offerings 0 None
2011-10-01 H.I.M. ON CALL releases AVIANCE DNFB Management solution at AHIMA Convention and Exhibit 0 None
2011-10-01 Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care President expresses concern over job instability 0 None
2011-10-01 Third Annual Walk for Lupus Now! to take place in Richmond on Oct. 29 0 None
2011-10-01 Dade Medical College to Go Pink once again in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2011-10-01 Uganda cannot achieve development without increased investment in maternal health 0 None
2011-10-01 Statement in response to sentencing of former workers of Salmaniya Medical Complex released 0 None
2011-10-01 Five reasons to support the Global Fund 0 None
2011-10-01 Residential treatment may motivate young adults with addiction for recovery 0 5
2011-10-01 Winner of 'The Voice' to perform at MMRF Fall Gala on October 29 0 None
2011-10-01 Abortions in Africa increased during 'Global Gag Rule,' Stanford University study shows 0 None
2011-10-01 Provisional settlement reached for Registered Nurses and Allied Health Professionals at CCACs 0 None
2011-10-01 Dots to support October's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month 0 None
2011-10-01 Amid budget woes, PEPFAR is a program worth saving 0 None
2011-10-01 IF/The Florida Family Partnership announce new contest for 26th annual Red Ribbon Week 0 None
2011-10-01 Ghana's First Lady launches international campaign against maternal mortality in Eastern Region 0 None
2011-10-01 AP: Military retirees to experience higher health premium costs 0 None
2011-10-01 Third Annual Cape Cod Walk 'n' Roll for FSH Muscular Dystrophy on October 1 0 None
2011-10-01 Calif. Medicaid case pits top Democrats against Obama administration 0 None
2011-10-01 Public health officials should determine community storage of anthrax-preventing antibiotics 0 None
2011-10-01 Jackson Health System, Panera Bread partner to raise awareness on breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-01 State highlights: Many states moving workers' children to CHIP plans 0 None
2011-10-01 Safeway introduces chain-wide breast cancer fundraising initiative 0 None
2011-10-01 Tips for seniors to avoid serious complications from prescription meds 0 None
2011-10-01 Dengue fever outbreak overwhelms northeastern Kenyan town; WHO sends essential drugs 0 None
2011-10-01 CSRO survey explores impact of health insurance barriers 0 5
2011-10-01 New research analyses maternal breastfeeding in Spain 0 None
2011-10-01 New MFA report: Total medical expenses increase 1.7% in 2010 0 None
2011-10-01 Bedtime found to be important for preteens, teens to keep them slimmer and active: Study 0 None
2011-10-01 Multi-drug resistance in first-time TB patients shows 'substantial' transmission of MDR-TB, study says 0 None
2011-10-01 Dialysis patients with kidney failure more likely to develop serious complications from flu 0 None
2011-10-01 Hospital, physician groups work to advance, protect interests in deficit reduction debate 0 None
2011-10-01 DMEI dedicates new $46M research and clinical facility 0 None
2011-10-01 Survey calls for greater clinical consensus on diagnosis, treatment of breakthrough cancer pain 0 None
2011-10-01 Walgreens, Walmart partner with Coventry to offer First Health Value Plus in the U.S. 0 None
2011-10-01 Study confirms that CNAP-PPV method offers precise therapy control during surgery 0 None
2011-10-01 Literacy Bridge launches program to improve health of women, at-risk children across rural Ghana 0 None
2011-10-01 Finally, agreement: Both sides in legal clash over health law petition high court to rule this term 0 None
2011-10-01 Wireless Vital Signs Monitor for trauma victims enters clinical trial phase 0 None
2011-10-01 JU launches new curriculum for online RN to BSN degree program 0 None
2011-10-01 Some optimism for CLASS Act's future; Anticipation mounts regarding essential benefits report 0 None
2011-10-01 OCC applauds political parties for introducing policies to support caregivers 0 None
2011-10-01 Texas data breach affects medical records of 4.9 million patients 0 None
2011-10-01 New AAOS guideline recommends how to reduce DVT, PE after joint replacement surgery 0 None
2011-10-01 Study calls for review of current treatment strategies, more research into stroke prevention 0 None
2011-10-01 TIMEX, KSI partner on research studies with athletes to improve performance and safety 0 None
2011-10-01 Viewpoints: Sebelius on improving care; Samuelson on health costs; Durenberger on exporting U.S. system 0 None
2011-10-01 Researchers to create evaluation method to examine three childhood obesity programs 0 None
2011-10-01 ShurTech Brands to donate $100,000 to BCRF 0 None
2011-10-01 Research roundup: What older patients really prize; DOD and the ACA 0 None
2011-10-01 China's family planning policy, lack of sex education to blame for rise in abortions among single women 0 None
2011-10-01 Express Scripts launches suite of services through HealthBridge Pharma & Biotech 0 None
2011-10-01 Gingrich unveils new 'Contract With America' 0 None
2011-10-01 Ontario's CCACS reaches tentative agreement with ONA 0 None
2011-10-01 CIEB receives 'International Provider of the Year' prize for excellence in expatriate insurance 0 None
2011-10-01 Nutrition experts participated in PN Safety Summit to discuss safety of PN therapy, patient care 0 5
2011-10-01 Hospitals confront budget strains, debt, market pressure 0 None
2011-10-01 Judge denies request to immediately block Kan. abortion rule; Supreme Court refuses to enforce Texas sonogram law 0 None
2011-10-01 The West Clinic forms new comprehensive breast center 0 None
2011-10-01 Poll: 21.4% of Americans believe vaccines can cause autism 1 None
2011-10-01 USAID interviews Kenyan government staff regarding Cabinet memorandum outlining HIV program fundraising options 0 None
2011-10-01 Funding for health law is again on GOP chopping block 0 None
2011-10-01 PHAB selects Liaison International's eAccreditation System for health departments 0 None
2011-10-01 Experts to discuss issues related to stroke at Canadian Stroke Congress 0 None
2011-10-01 Meeting with Bill Gates, Nigerian President Jonathan re-affirms country's commitment to eradicating polio within two years 0 None


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