Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - July 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-07-30 UT Southwestern's support group book shares stories of members whose wives battled cancer 0 None
2011-07-30 Opinion pieces address drought, famine in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-30 Deaf candidate at University of Hamburg presented Deaf Holocaust 0 None
2011-07-30 Ghana declares eradication of Guinea worm 0 None
2011-07-30 Helios Scholars Program at TGen strengthens biomedical education 0 None
2011-07-30 EMBL-EBI receives contract to lead UKPMC online resource for life science researchers 0 None
2011-07-30 Clinton praises innovators for their work to help mothers and children 0 None
2011-07-30 Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care expresses alarm about CMS' newly-published Final Rule 0 None
2011-07-30 Harvard releases global health case studies 0 None
2011-07-30 PA departments warn public regarding use of glass-bottled milk from Brunton Dairy in Aliquippa 0 None
2011-07-30 U.S. investment in polio eradication must be protected 0 None
2011-07-30 Study shows disparity between hospital costs and reimbursement 0 None
2011-07-30 Common myths about hospice care 0 None
2011-07-30 BlueCross, SodexoMAGIC holds an end-of-summer barbeque for Chattanooga youth 0 None
2011-07-30 UofL School of Nursing assistant professor to build theory of successful aging 0 None
2011-07-30 New Aspen Dental office to open in Springdale 0 None
2011-07-30 New Aspen Dental office to open in N. Lakeland in August 0 None
2011-07-30 Economist examines cholera, possible solutions to mitigate disease 0 None
2011-07-30 NASADAD receives SAMHSA's Mental Health and Substance Abuse Block grants 0 None
2011-07-30 National campaign to eradicate child heat stroke deaths in vehicles 0 None
2011-07-30 FDA to open docket to seek public comments on IOM's report on 510(k) program 0 None
2011-07-30 Gates Foundation partners with soccer team for polio eradication, vaccine awareness campaign 0 None
2011-07-30 Need for medical ID bracelets has risen due to increase in juvenile diabetes 0 None
2011-07-30 Hospitals miss opportunities to diagnose patients infected with HIV in EDs: UC research 0 None
2011-07-30 Journalism fellows to gather in Los Angeles to explore community health issues 0 None
2011-07-30 New website can facilitate collaboration of doctors in Health Industry 0 None
2011-07-30 Eight in ten Ontarians expect better access to trauma centre for life-threatening injury 0 None
2011-07-30 Boehner's debt-ceiling plan faces delay in the House 0 None
2011-07-30 POSI first in the U.S. to provide Genium Bionic Prosthetic System for patients 0 5
2011-07-30 PPTA applauds introduction of 'Preserving Access to Orphan Drugs Act' 0 None
2011-07-30 RWJF awards Loyola's MNSON five scholarships under NCIN program 0 None
2011-07-30 AHRQ: Average annual prescription drug expenses for children with asthma have doubled 0 None
2011-07-30 UNICEF calls for all actors to make saving children's lives the top priority 0 None
2011-07-30 Canadian Cancer Society praises Supreme Court judgment against tobacco industry 0 None
2011-07-30 CBS reviews KPMG report on New Brunswick blood options 0 None
2011-07-30 SACHDNC presents new recommendations for storing dried newborn blood specimens 0 None
2011-07-30 Study shows better education affects population growth, human development 0 1
2011-07-30 Malaria No More, NASCAR champion partner to end mortality 0 None
2011-07-30 HHS makes funds available for health insurance co-ops 0 None
2011-07-30 Research roundup: Avoiding readmissions; the future of ACOs 0 None
2011-07-30 AACN recognizes Children's MSICU, NICU with gold-level Beacon Awards for Excellence 0 None
2011-07-30 Physicians to provide high-quality care, training to medically underserved community 0 None
2011-07-30 Cancer patients should stick to basic sun-protection guidelines, experts say 0 None
2011-07-30 State roundup: Protests over plans to close Brooklyn hospital 0 None
2011-07-30 Medicare, health law stay in the political spotlight 0 None
2011-07-30 HHS announces grants to expand nursing education, training and diversity 0 None
2011-07-30 Viewpoints: Sanders on angry Americans; Sebelius on Md. exchanges; Samuelson: 'it's the elderly, stupid' 0 None
2011-07-29 New methods to detect illegal clouding agents in sports drinks 0 None
2011-07-29 U.N. begins food airlifts to Somali capital 0 None
2011-07-29 First Edition: July 29, 2011 0 None
2011-07-29 ELPA, WHA announce educational program for hepatitis B patients 0 None
2011-07-29 AARDA develops a plan to calculate one's own Autoimmune Quotient 0 5
2011-07-29 Niger facing high child malnutrition rates 0 None
2011-07-29 Pew director issues statement on Prescription Drug User Fee Act hearing 0 None
2011-07-29 WHO marks first-ever World Hepatitis Day 0 None
2011-07-29 Hospice services improve quality of care and support for dementia patients 0 None
2011-07-29 French maternal and child health clinics threatened by poor economy 0 None
2011-07-29 MSNBC's Chris Matthews interviews NIAID head Anthony Fauci 0 None
2011-07-29 Cholera in Congo has killed 279, infected more than 4,000 people 0 None
2011-07-29 Veterans' health care costs are a big part of federal budget 0 None
2011-07-29 Case studies examine principles of health care delivery in resource-poor settings 0 None
2011-07-29 Federal judge upholds Obama rule on stem cell research 0 1
2011-07-29 Debt-ceiling pressure increases as deadline approaches 0 None
2011-07-29 Kansas Health IT officials get first big test; Utah faces digital incompatibility 0 None
2011-07-29 States struggle with exchange planning; more guidance from feds coming soon 0 None
2011-07-29 Nation's health care tab continues to grow 0 None
2011-07-29 Time Temp Trac system can aid in successful conservation of stored blood 0 None
2011-07-29 Health law challenge inches toward Supreme Court 0 None
2011-07-29 U.N. officials reiterate clean drinking water and sanitation are human rights issues 0 None
2011-07-29 Expert offers air quality control tips 0 None
2011-07-29 Book examines impact of new racial science 0 None
2011-07-29 UMMS announces two-year contract to provide newborn screening services in Maine 0 2
2011-07-29 U.S. foreign policy should promote healthy women 0 None
2011-07-29 Education can help alleviate 'brain drain' of African health workers 0 None
2011-07-29 Stateline: Detailing how a Medicaid 'blended rate' plan would work 0 None
2011-07-29 Tips to make family vacations less hazardous for kids and parents 0 None
2011-07-29 Longer looks: Expensive cities for health care; mapping Medicaid 0 None
2011-07-29 LUMC recognized as one of the nation's Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems 0 None
2011-07-29 State roundup: Mass. communities look to new law for health savings 0 None
2011-07-29 Viewpoints: Pessimism on partisan debt dealings; supporting community clinics; 'mystery shopper' should go forward 0 None
2011-07-28 First Edition: July 28, 2011 0 None
2011-07-28 All Canadian provinces except Quebec announce funding agreement for PNH drug, Soliris 0 None
2011-07-28 ELPA, WHA to launch PATH B programme for patients with chronic hepatitis B 0 None
2011-07-28 Brooklyn drugstores accused of Medicare Part D fraud 0 None
2011-07-28 Eli Lilly introduces physician payment registry for public 0 None
2011-07-28 World Bank urges China to address NCDs or face economic consequences 0 None
2011-07-28 U.N. warns 3.5M Kenyans will need food aid by September 0 None
2011-07-28 Two large insurers profit by Americans' postponement of care 0 None
2011-07-28 Law center presses its health law challenge 0 None
2011-07-28 Pharmaceutical companies' profit protection hurts global AIDS fight 0 None
2011-07-28 Bill introduced to increase Medigap MLR 0 None
2011-07-28 Boehner plan faces delay as debt deal continues to be elusive 0 None
2011-07-28 Consumers would pay more for insurance that caters to their needs 0 None
2011-07-28 CIA's use of vaccine program to hunt Bin Laden hurt U.S. health diplomacy 0 None
2011-07-28 New report is setback for 9/11 responders and cancer costs 0 None
2011-07-28 Social media may improve public health system's ability to prepare, recover from disasters 0 None
2011-07-28 As they age, some women face retirement nightmare 0 None
2011-07-28 Control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases can help treat HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-07-28 Des Moines hospital faces review; $9 million hospital bill in Tampa 0 None
2011-07-28 Medicare Part D ups patient compliance, reduces hospital costs 0 None
2011-07-28 Smokers are misinformed about safety and efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy 0 None
2011-07-28 PCMA President releases statement on new Medicare Part D study 0 None
2011-07-28 GlobalPost blog interviews Iranian doctor imprisoned after treating HIV/AIDS patients 0 None
2011-07-28 House committee releases foreign operations spending bill with state, USAID funding cuts 0 None
2011-07-28 Latinos less likely to spend for health care than whites 0 None
2011-07-28 Efforts to fight HIV/AIDS, NTDs should be integrated 0 None
2011-07-28 VDF's annual meeting to discuss latest information in vascular disease 0 None
2011-07-28 Moody's: States face Medicaid budget issues, cuts will affect hospitals 0 None
2011-07-28 Puget Sound Blood Center, Seattle Children's inaugurate new on-site lab 0 None
2011-07-28 New application process for SAMHSA's major block grant programs 0 None
2011-07-28 State roundup: Cuomo's N.Y. home health reform spurs complaints 0 None
2011-07-28 U.S. food labelling system has a positive impact 0 None
2011-07-28 Dilemma of single vs. double embryo transfers 0 None
2011-07-28 Cardiac rehab can prolong patients' lives and reduce risk of second heart attack 0 None
2011-07-28 U.S. should address sex-selective abortions 0 2
2011-07-28 New enhanced MS ActiveSource for patients with multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-07-28 Viewpoints: Chambliss on reviving Gang of Six proposal; WSJ on Medicare Part D; Friedman on 'doing this right' 0 None
2011-07-27 First Edition: July 27, 2011 0 None
2011-07-27 Hoag signs license and implementation agreement for Unibased ForSite2020 RMS software 0 None
2011-07-27 BrainTrust Canada to launch national online contest, 'Sponsor My Head' 0 None
2011-07-27 TMS rolls out MUNI for law enforcement and other government agencies 0 None
2011-07-27 OR models verify cost effectiveness of hepatitis B interventions 0 1
2011-07-27 South Korean group delivers food aid to North Korea 0 None
2011-07-27 U.N. says Libyan capital 'urgently' needs humanitarian aid 0 None
2011-07-27 GlobalPost interviews PAI official regarding global gag rule 0 None
2011-07-27 New series of hospital-based adventure books for children 0 None
2011-07-27 Voters offer split reactions on state abortion measures 0 None
2011-07-27 Russia aiming to cut number of smokers by 15% by 2050 0 None
2011-07-27 Surge of generics will trigger drop in drug prices 0 None
2011-07-27 World Food Program plans to begin airlifts to Somalia this week 0 None
2011-07-27 Medicare and deal-making on the debt — voters fear result 0 None
2011-07-27 New HIV prevention findings delay release of WHO guidelines for discordant couples 0 None
2011-07-27 Calif. Governor vetoes adult day care bill 0 None
2011-07-27 AACN launches mobile-friendly access to the websites of AJCC, CCN 0 None
2011-07-27 As partisan debt-ceiling disputes continue, entitlement reform haunts discussion 0 None
2011-07-27 World leaders should either scale up commitment to polio eradication significantly or abandon goal 0 None
2011-07-27 South Africa could reduce HIV-associated costs, extend lives with earlier treatment, study says 0 None
2011-07-27 Report: Seniors still struggle with drug costs 0 None
2011-07-27 Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids and Their Families to increase oral health services for students 0 None
2011-07-27 Whistle-blower lawsuit alleges dialysis provider wasted drugs to boost profits 0 None
2011-07-27 N.H. hospitals sue over Medicaid payments; Louisiana announces firms that will handle Medicaid managed care 0 None
2011-07-27 Extreme heat and rain lead to higher mold count in the Midwest 0 None
2011-07-27 Early initiation of HIV therapy would save money, lives of South Africans 0 None
2011-07-27 Innovative MD leadership program for medical students 0 None
2011-07-27 NFIB: Some small businesses drop coverage 0 None
2011-07-27 Four-year study to test effectiveness of WHO Safe Childbirth program 0 None
2011-07-27 WMS, Elsevier to recognize outstanding members of wilderness medicine community 0 None
2011-07-27 Roundup: Md. to release cancer control plan; funding cut at Texas mental health centers 0 None
2011-07-27 Viewpoints: The effects of the debt debate; Medicare's birthday; N.Y. drug plan 0 None
2011-07-27 NY Times: 10 states will be subject to insurance rate reviews by feds 0 None
2011-07-26 FUJIFILM announces commercial availability of Synapse version 6.0 0 None
2011-07-26 First Edition: July 26, 2011 0 None
2011-07-26 Superdrug, Orabrush to market tongue cleaner in 500 locations across the UK 0 None
2011-07-26 Western Dental Services to inaugurate new facility in Gilroy 0 None
2011-07-26 Physician-targeted education campaign reduces outpatient antibiotic use in Quebec 0 None
2011-07-26 Rwandan government pushing for sanitation facilities in every household 0 None
2011-07-26 East Africa famine highlights need for better science communications 0 None
2011-07-26 The evolution of hospice from its charitable roots to big business 0 None
2011-07-26 Canadian Red Cross announces significant contribution to support relief efforts in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-26 Gridlock continues despite push to reach debt-ceiling deal 0 None
2011-07-26 Conference to discuss autism research and awareness in Bangladesh, South East Asia 0 None
2011-07-26 UH student receives prestigious 2011 Ima Hogg Scholarship for Mental Health 0 None
2011-07-26 Britain, Australia urge international community to assist in drought relief 0 None
2011-07-26 Preventing bioterrorism worldwide 0 None
2011-07-26 House GOP, Senate Dems unveil rival debt-ceiling plans 0 None
2011-07-26 Symposium on early childhood dental disease 0 None
2011-07-26 Book on human papilloma virus 0 4
2011-07-26 Foot care tips for diabetes patients 0 None
2011-07-26 U.N. emergency meeting recognizes need for urgent response to Horn of Africa drought 0 None
2011-07-26 CHroniCles site aims to document important stories of health centers 0 None
2011-07-26 Women & Infants creates fully integrated center for high-risk pregnancy 0 None
2011-07-26 State roundup: Doctor supply at issue in several states 0 None
2011-07-26 Healthcare IT Technician certificate now available from CompTIA 0 None
2011-07-26 Viewpoints: Van Hollen on Medicaid cuts; debate on rising Medicare age; women's health issues 0 None
2011-07-25 More Americans now support woman's right to choose abortion 0 None
2011-07-25 Health law changes present enrollment challenges 0 None
2011-07-25 Fluoride supplements neither safe or effective 0 5
2011-07-25 Media outlets examine mobile phones' effect on health, development in Africa 0 None
2011-07-25 Haitian cholera epidemic worsening with start of rainy season 0 None
2011-07-25 Safety tips to avoid backpack injuries 0 None
2011-07-25 Male contraceptive research gaining attention from scientists 0 None
2011-07-25 Guidance needed on recent HIV prevention findings 0 None
2011-07-25 African leaders must invest in malaria prevention 0 None
2011-07-25 Talks between automakers, UAW focus on health care costs 0 None
2011-07-25 Health providers embrace the potential of ACOs 0 None
2011-07-25 Iowa, Kentucky get extra time to comply with MLR rule 0 None
2011-07-25 Some hospitals face hard times 0 None
2011-07-25 Swaziland government, Vantage plan to construct pharmaceutical manufacturing facility 0 None
2011-07-25 First Edition: July 25, 2011 0 None
2011-07-25 Federal government to enhance regulations overseeing research on human subjects 0 None
2011-07-25 Computer models could fundamentally change the world's healthcare 0 None
2011-07-25 A Step Ahead Pediatric Therapy partners with The Eisen Agency 0 None
2011-07-25 Home healthcare community praises Ohio Governer's PASSPORT program 0 None
2011-07-25 National Institute of General Medical Sciences now offers range of online products 0 None
2011-07-25 Officials stake out positions as debt deadline looms 0 None
2011-07-25 NAACP, AHF offer free HIV and STD testing at Los Angeles Convention Center 0 5
2011-07-25 China's new leadership should end one-child policy 0 None
2011-07-25 Institutional donor aid and costs highest ever in 2010, report says 0 None
2011-07-25 IRIN examines Cote d'Ivoire's temporary policy of free health care 0 None
2011-07-25 House committee votes to reinstate 'global gag rule' on abortion 0 None
2011-07-25 Infanticide and attempted infanticide common crimes among inmates in Malian capital's women's prison 0 None
2011-07-25 Many doctors do not appropriately offer breast and ovarian cancer counseling 0 None
2011-07-25 Aspen Dental to inaugurate new office in Davenport, Iowa 0 None
2011-07-25 PNH patients applaud pan-Canadian approach to providing equitable access to Soliris 0 None
2011-07-25 Nearly 720,000 children are at risk of death across the Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-25 MHCC, U of C partner to evaluate 'The Mind Course' for medical students 0 None
2011-07-25 Al-Shabab says ban on aid groups in Somalia remains in place; WFP announces resumption of airlifts 0 None
2011-07-25 Tips for children with allergies or asthma 1 None
2011-07-25 President Obama: 'We have run out of time' to resolve debt ceiling crisis 0 None
2011-07-22 Access to kidney transplantation for minorities improves on elimination of allocation policy 0 None
2011-07-22 New York eHealth Collaborative selects e-MDs as Meaningful Use Partner 0 None
2011-07-22 U.S. News ranks Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center among top five American hospitals 0 None
2011-07-22 Fluoride at recommended levels is both safe and effective for reducing decay and tooth loss 0 None
2011-07-22 Viewpoints: Pres. Obama on debt deal, Medicare; Sen. Barasso on insurance future; Pundits on compromise 0 None
2011-07-22 Comprehensive and age-appropriate evaluation during hospital stay is best for older patients 0 None
2011-07-22 Senate Dems push for Medicare drug savings 0 None
2011-07-22 U.S. healthcare inflation seems to be leveling off 0 None
2011-07-22 State news: Florida effort could cost consumers $60 million in rebates 0 None
2011-07-22 Research roundup: Restricting Medigap coverage; Hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2011-07-22 SAMHSA report provides insight on scope and nature of behavioral health issues affecting states 0 None
2011-07-22 Health care company settles class action lawsuit after Katrina deaths 1 None
2011-07-22 Exchanges: HHS official offers insights on state deadline, insurer roles 0 None
2011-07-22 Deficit-reduction talks: Progress or stalemate? 0 None
2011-07-22 Premier healthcare alliance awards new agreements for talent management solutions 0 None
2011-07-22 Analyzing the impact of default worries on Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-07-22 Effects of refusal and delay in childhood vaccination 0 None
2011-07-22 First Edition: July 22, 2011 0 None
2011-07-22 U.N. increases humanitarian aid need to $4.9B for 2011 0 None
2011-07-22 Allowing optometrists to perform surgeries may put patients at risk 0 None
2011-07-22 Somali President issues appeal for famine assistance 0 None
2011-07-22 Senators introduce critical legislation to increase access to podiatric care 0 None
2011-07-22 Grand bargains, fall-back plans and short-term deals — debt talk status checks 0 None
2011-07-22 A counter to claims that extending Medicaid drug rebates would help reduce deficit 0 None
2011-07-22 U.S. must continue long-term investment in food security 0 None
2011-07-22 Sanitation pioneer earns Roll of Honour Award for lifetime service in Kigali, Rwanda 0 None
2011-07-22 ICF receives HHS re-compete contract to leverage IT and health domain knowledge 0 None
2011-07-22 Medigap policy options could lead to program savings, increased costs for enrollees, report says 0 None
2011-07-22 Regulation of association health plans triggers questions 0 None
2011-07-22 IAS conference concludes with positive news on HIV prevention 0 None
2011-07-22 House Foreign Affairs Committee bill would cut U.S. aid, U.N. payments 0 None
2011-07-22 IRIN reports on challenges to fighting child malnutrition in Nepal 0 None
2011-07-22 Hepatitis B immunization for health care students may fall short of current recommendations 0 None
2011-07-22 The next round of mammogram advice 0 None
2011-07-22 Medicare Part D prescription drug rebates would increase monthly premiums for seniors 0 None
2011-07-22 Clinton discusses clean cookstove initiative in India 0 None
2011-07-22 Calif. workers seek mental hospital safety; Md.'s rate-setting policies explained; palliative care rare in Ga. 0 None
2011-07-22 Social safety net programs also reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2011-07-22 Health insurance — there's an app for that 0 5
2011-07-22 Fla., Idaho differ on federal funds tied to health law 0 None
2011-07-22 The Joint Commission certifies 7 disease-specific programs at Children's Medical Center 0 None
2011-07-22 Subsidizing wages at group homes would likely reduce worker turnover rates 0 2
2011-07-22 NPR: Vaccine cost-benefit analysis complicates guidelines 0 None
2011-07-22 Longer looks: The effect of bedside manner; digging deep on Rick Scott's business deals; migraines and sexism 0 None
2011-07-22 GLB teens more likely to live away from their families 0 None
2011-07-22 Study on maternal employment, child socio-emotional behaviour in the UK 0 None
2011-07-22 'Gang of Six' plan includes deep health care cuts 0 None
2011-07-22 Roundup: Ore. cuts insurer's rate increase; Ga.'s effort to curb TB struggles; psychiatric care hard to get in Boston 0 None
2011-07-22 U.S. News recognizes HUMC among top 50 hospitals nationally in three specialties 0 None
2011-07-22 Viewpoints: Will Gang of Six compromise work?; endorsing birth control recommendations; Minn. budget deal 0 None
2011-07-21 Flying is riskier than hospital says World Health Organization 0 None
2011-07-21 Sound Physicians offers Value-Based Purchasing Performance Assessment Tool to hospitals at no cost 0 None
2011-07-21 UMA introduces Healthcare Management and Health Information Technology degrees 0 None
2011-07-21 Spacelabs Healthcare adds ICS Xprezz iPad application to Xprezzon monitoring line 0 None
2011-07-21 Parkview Health enters agreement to upgrade to Streamline Health's accessANYware v1.9 0 None
2011-07-21 First Edition: July 21, 2011 0 None
2011-07-21 Pharmaceutical waste forms a whole new range of contaminants 0 None
2011-07-21 Komen for the Cure applauds new mammography guidelines 0 None
2011-07-21 State Department, USAID briefing on Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-21 CCHIT certifies Nightingale On Demand V10.0 as Complete EHR 0 None
2011-07-21 Attention must be paid to famine early warning systems 0 None
2011-07-21 Senate Commission compiles new threshold limit values for dusts 0 None
2011-07-21 U.S. physicians to receive nearly $10M from Humana's Provider Quality Rewards Program 0 None
2011-07-21 U.N. declares famine in two regions of Somalia; U.S. pledges $28M in additional aid 1 None
2011-07-21 Gates Foundation announces sanitation grants, calls for toilet innovation 0 None
2011-07-21 Anesthesiologists introduce Enhance Healthcare to provide peri-operative solutions 0 None
2011-07-21 New public opinion polls highlight debt-ceiling concerns, attitude shifts 0 4
2011-07-21 Conn., Calif. facing adult day care, respite center closures 0 None
2011-07-21 RCSI introduces 30 minute magazine style surgical podcast 0 None
2011-07-21 21 State AGs support Mo. Lt. Governor's health law challenge 0 None
2011-07-21 HQCA recruits volunteers for provincial advisory panel to promote patient/family safety 0 None
2011-07-21 Study finds 37% of Michigan's seniors struggling to meet basic living expenses 0 None
2011-07-21 Kuroiler chicken can play a key role in fighting poverty, nutritional stress 0 4
2011-07-21 Obama backs 'Gang of Six' plan that includes Medicare cuts 0 None
2011-07-21 Summer heat prompts SCAN to issue dehydration warning for seniors 0 None
2011-07-21 AP examines U.S. focus on branding aid to Pakistan 0 None
2011-07-21 Proposed Medicaid cuts draw warnings, unexpected requests 0 None
2011-07-21 French scientists publish paper on guidelines for drinking and relation of alcohol to cancer 0 None
2011-07-21 Global polio eradication efforts unlikely to meet 2012 goal, health experts say 0 None
2011-07-21 British PM Cameron should keep development aid pledge 0 None
2011-07-21 Older Americans with low health literacy may face higher risk of death 0 None
2011-07-21 IAS, UIPHP to launch VKC for injecting drug users living with HIV 0 None
2011-07-21 Study: Access to outpatient psychiatric care in Boston is severely limited 0 None
2011-07-21 WHO denounces TB blood tests in first-ever 'negative' policy recommendation 0 None
2011-07-21 Though slim on specifics, 'Gang of Six' plan seeks savings from health plans 0 None
2011-07-21 New poll: Majority of Canadians need changes to health care system 0 None
2011-07-21 Loyola medical experts offer heat and pollution advisory prescriptions 0 None
2011-07-21 U.S.News ranks Rush University Medical Center among America's Best Hospitals for 2011-12 0 None
2011-07-21 European Commission resumes foreign aid to Niger to improve education, health 0 None
2011-07-21 Experts at IAS conference suggest ways to increase funding for HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-07-21 Study examines cost-effectiveness of MS drugs in the U.S. 0 None
2011-07-21 U.S. News ranks University of Texas MD Anderson as leading hospital for cancer care 0 None
2011-07-21 Texas Tribune reviews new anti-abortion law; health debate 0 None
2011-07-21 IOM panel recommends insurance coverage for contraception 0 None
2011-07-21 U.S. News ranks UC San Diego Health System among America's Best Hospitals for 2011-2012 0 None
2011-07-21 Maintaining and increasing AIDS funding critical 0 None
2011-07-21 Save the Children report examines 'healthcare deserts' 0 None
2011-07-21 Prevention as a new approach to primary care? 0 None
2011-07-21 State roundup: Fla. Medicaid waiver fight 0 None
2011-07-21 Viewpoints: Opinions abound on effect of 'Gang of Six' proposal on health spending 0 None
2011-07-20 Dossia introduces innovative health management system for employees 0 None
2011-07-20 Purdue Pharma develops new online resource for combating prescription drug abuse 0 None
2011-07-20 GlobalPost examines GHI implementation in Guatemala 0 None
2011-07-20 CITIA-SC names Sevocity as preferred electronic health record vendor 0 None
2011-07-20 Ensign acquires nine skilled nursing, assisted living facilities from Careage Management 0 None
2011-07-20 Ban says U.N.'s top priority is sustainable development 0 None
2011-07-20 Kool Smiles inaugurates new Elkhart office to offer dental services 0 None
2011-07-20 Shah discusses importance of partnerships in global health 0 None
2011-07-20 New sting video targets Ohio Medicaid offices 0 None
2011-07-20 PBS Newshour series examines health challenges in Indonesia 0 None
2011-07-20 Feds tussle with Illinois over state Medicaid fraud bill 0 None
2011-07-20 U.S. News ranks Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center among top five American hospitals 0 None
2011-07-20 CMS releases proposed rule for health insurance co-ops 0 None
2011-07-20 Capsules: IOM recommends free birth control for all 0 None
2011-07-20 Young people with serious genetic blood disorder are not getting right help at school 0 None
2011-07-20 IAS conference opens with push for treatment as prevention 0 None
2011-07-20 Study investigates mercury deposits in industrialized city soil 0 None
2011-07-20 Debt-ceiling activity moves on multiple tracks 1 None
2011-07-20 U.S. News ranks NewYork-Presbyterian as sixth best hospital in the nation 0 None
2011-07-20 Curiosity emerges regarding federal fallback for health exchanges 0 None
2011-07-20 Groups up ante in effort to end racial and ethnic disparities 0 None
2011-07-20 Gang of Six plan to cut deficit by $3.7T includes doc fix, gets boost from Obama 0 None
2011-07-20 AP: Boomers are more obese than other generations 0 None
2011-07-20 U.S. News recognizes U of U as No. 1 health care system in Salt Lake City metro area 0 None
2011-07-20 Northeast Assisted Fertility Group extends egg donation, surrogacy program 0 None
2011-07-20 Speed and efficiency of response to outbreaks are key to tackling epidemics 0 None
2011-07-20 Efforts underway to fix health law glitch 0 None
2011-07-20 U.S. News ranks Mount Sinai Medical Center among America's Best Hospitals for 2011-2012 0 None
2011-07-20 'Be a Hero for Babies Day' raises $2.75 million for March of Dimes 0 None
2011-07-20 Medicare bundled-payments rules expected before 2013 deadline 0 None
2011-07-20 U.S. News provides top rankings to five UVA Health System specialties 0 None
2011-07-20 IOM to issue report on preventive health care services for women 0 None
2011-07-20 Outliving one's resources, falling into poverty more common among senior citizens 0 None
2011-07-20 DailyFeats, CIGNA partner to improve health and well-being of customers 0 None
2011-07-20 New technology for processing human waste in developing countries 1 1
2011-07-20 PCPCC coalition to trace progress of medical home at Oct. 21, 2011 Summit 0 None
2011-07-20 Major Hispanic marketing group, National Health Partners enter CARExpress agreement 0 None
2011-07-20 USAID announces saving lives at birth challenge finalists 0 None
2011-07-20 Community Medical Center to merge and integrate with Geisinger Health System 0 None
2011-07-20 FDA seeks input on proposed oversight approach for mobile medical apps 0 None
2011-07-20 Papua New Guinea government stepping down as Global Fund grant principal recipient 0 None
2011-07-20 Raw eggs are not safe for consumption under any circumstances 3 None
2011-07-20 GAVI begins rotavirus immunization campaign 0 None
2011-07-20 State roundup: Maine, Minn. GOP want insurance changes 0 None
2011-07-20 Tips for preventing heat-related illness 0 None
2011-07-20 Viewpoints: Suggestions for reducing Medicare spending; Medicaid cuts hurt; personal health responsibility 0 None
2011-07-19 Surgeons' behavior in operating room affects patient outcomes, healthcare costs 0 5
2011-07-19 First Edition: July 19, 2011 0 None
2011-07-19 Study: Married people seek medical care sooner for chest pain 0 None
2011-07-19 Family members, dementia patients can benefit from adult day care services 0 None
2011-07-19 Medical Office Compliance Toolkit for physician practices 0 None
2011-07-19 First comprehensive European patient education programme for women with HIV 0 None
2011-07-19 'Global Leap for Life 2011' gives people chance to raise money for cancer charities 0 None
2011-07-19 USAID must overcome legal hurdle to providing humanitarian aid in Somalia 0 None
2011-07-19 First U.N. emergency airlift arrives in Nairobi to provide drought aid 0 None
2011-07-19 DNDi's new drug development programme for children with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-07-19 Swaziland's King Mswati urges men to get circumcised to prevent HIV infection 0 None
2011-07-19 USAID working with international community to respond to drought in East Africa 0 None
2011-07-19 FBI struggles to uncover health care scammers who flee for Cuba 0 None
2011-07-19 UNAIDS' Sidibe calls for increased access to HIV drugs at IAS conference opening 0 None
2011-07-19 JDR publishes study titled 'Public Health Surveillance of Dental Pain via Twitter' 0 None
2011-07-19 U.S. News & World Report ranks UT Southwestern as best hospital in Dallas-Fort Worth region 0 None
2011-07-19 Study finds high C-section rates in Florida, New Jersey and Texas 0 None
2011-07-19 Columbia University receives NIH grant to expand clinical, translational research 0 None
2011-07-19 Teens with positive sense of well-being more likely to report being healthy in young adulthood 0 None
2011-07-19 UCSF receives NIH grant to translate science into real-life solutions 0 None
2011-07-19 U.S. News & World Report ranks HSS as No.1 orthopedic hospital 0 None
2011-07-19 State roundup: Strain felt from home care, adult day care cuts 0 None
2011-07-19 BMC receives $1.1 million MDPH grant to expand HIV clinic 0 None
2011-07-19 Simple eight-question survey can help predict depression, PTSD 0 None
2011-07-19 Employers Occupational Health receives URAC's full accreditation for case management 0 None
2011-07-19 Viewpoints: NYT on Medicaid's value; WSJ against exchanges; Chicago Tribune on food deserts 0 None
2011-07-18 48% of family doctors want freedom to have relationship with patients 0 None
2011-07-18 Washington Post examines access to maternal and child health care in Sierra Leone 0 None
2011-07-18 Rome Statement for an HIV Cure calls for accelerated research 0 None
2011-07-18 Health experts continue to react to CIA's use of vaccine program to hunt Bin Laden 0 None
2011-07-18 Capitol Hill prepares for politically charged votes on debt limit 0 None
2011-07-18 Caregivers carry huge burden 0 None
2011-07-18 Dehaier, Taiyo-Shanghai and Beijing Orient open filling facility for home oxygen therapy service 0 None
2011-07-18 Partners can help advance global HIV/AIDS fight 0 None
2011-07-18 Personal health data in Google Health profile can easily be transferred to Microsoft HealthVault account 0 None
2011-07-18 $100 million spent on New Orleans hospital project 0 None
2011-07-18 Health programs among moving parts in debt-deal negotiations 0 None
2011-07-18 IPAB continues to draw repeal talk 0 None
2011-07-18 Medicaid 'vulnerable' in deficit talks 0 None
2011-07-18 Minorities get help accessing mental health care 0 None
2011-07-18 Facts and myths about bed bugs 2 4
2011-07-18 States grapple with reduced federal Medicaid match 0 None
2011-07-18 Sodexo selects Xenex as preferred partner for disinfection of client facilities 0 None
2011-07-18 Panel discussion on global perspective of women and Alzheimer's held at AAIC 2011 0 None
2011-07-18 Drummond Group provides complete EMR certification for Varian's ARIA software for radiation oncology 0 None
2011-07-18 First Edition: July 18, 2011 0 None
2011-07-18 Debt-ceiling debate's effect on Medicare, Medicaid likely to have election consequences 1 None
2011-07-18 Children's Hospital Los Angeles successfully moves inpatients into new $636 million hospital building 0 None
2011-07-18 Information about hazards of unsafe volume levels need to be included with packaging of headphones 0 5
2011-07-18 FDA warns consumers not to drink raw milk from Tucker Adkins Dairy 0 None
2011-07-18 AOA supports efforts to prevent traumatic brain injury in athletes 0 None
2011-07-18 Free, drop-in childcare service centers launched at three VA medical centers 0 None
2011-07-18 Efforts to solve debt crisis may affect Medicaid funding 0 None
2011-07-18 Precautionary safety measures against extreme summer heat 0 3
2011-07-16 Record number of abortion restrictions enacted 0 None
2011-07-16 World's largest conference on addiction, mental health and criminal justice system 0 None
2011-07-16 U.S. will strengthen health work in Haiti 0 None
2011-07-16 Shah congratulates researchers on PrEP findings 0 None
2011-07-16 AHRQ: Employees with family coverage pay 27% of health insurance premium 0 None
2011-07-16 Plan B gaining traction in debt-ceiling strategy 0 None
2011-07-16 DRC facing cholera, measles outbreaks, U.N. says 0 None
2011-07-16 Global MDR-TB response has been slow, report says 0 None
2011-07-16 Alabama insurance premium hikes may soon come under federal scrutiny 0 None
2011-07-16 Bill offered to undo HSA health law provision 0 None
2011-07-16 Children with private insurance more likely to receive comprehensive primary care 0 None
2011-07-16 Angst rises over proposed health cuts 0 None
2011-07-16 Lancet issue dedicated to HIV/AIDS ahead of IAS conference 0 None
2011-07-16 Guizhou Provincial Health Department issues 'Revised Plan' for blood collection stations 0 None
2011-07-16 Governors to focus on health exchanges' big picture 0 None
2011-07-16 Report criticizes Miami hospital's international marketing effort 0 None
2011-07-16 WHO says it is better prepared for influenza pandemic 0 None
2011-07-16 What do proposed cuts mean for Medicare's future? 0 None
2011-07-16 Six UC institutions to improve hospital care 0 None
2011-07-16 Politics and personalities swirl around budget negotiations 0 None
2011-07-16 Heavy rains, disease affecting drought refugees in Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia 0 None
2011-07-16 Yukon, Canadian Cancer Society announce Kordyban Lodge construction 0 None
2011-07-16 Capsules: Drug industry rebates: The sequel 0 None
2011-07-16 California's state-mandated nurse staffing ratios effective in increasing RNs 0 None
2011-07-16 WAPF urges FDA to focus on large industrialized food suppliers 0 5
2011-07-16 Nearly 700 participants to attend Fifth National Summit on Women Veterans' Issues 0 None
2011-07-16 International affairs budget is issue of national security, State Department official says 0 None
2011-07-16 New healthcare option for seniors 0 None
2011-07-16 Tips for preventing allergy during ragweed pollen season 0 None
2011-07-16 Viewpoints: Debt dilemma; IPAB intense defense; Minnesota middle-ground 0 None
2011-07-16 Roundup: Minn. officials reach deal to end shutdown; Calif. wrestling with adult day care benefits 0 None
2011-07-16 Tips for swimmers to minimize risk of shoulder injury 0 2.2
2011-07-16 Research roundup: Putting good science into practice; shifting hospital costs; finding savings in Mass. 0 None
2011-07-15 Pennsylvania State reminds massage therapists to become licensed before December deadline 0 None
2011-07-15 First Edition: July 15, 2011 0 None
2011-07-15 Experts available to discuss various effects of sun exposure 0 None
2011-07-15 Studios can reduce and even eliminate smoking in youth-rated movies 0 None
2011-07-15 Horn of Africa nations risk 'massive famine,' Shah says 0 None
2011-07-15 Opinions about the CIA's ruse vaccination campaign in Pakistan 0 None
2011-07-15 CMS actuary offers bleak picture for Medicare solvency 0 None
2011-07-15 Onsite Occupational Health & Safety recognized as 2011 Indiana Companies to Watch 0 None
2011-07-15 Bill would boost IT funding for multi-campus hospital systems 0 None
2011-07-15 Seniors step up efforts to protect against cuts to Medicare 0 None
2011-07-15 Congress should avoid cutting international affairs budget, Clinton says 0 None
2011-07-15 Family doctors misdiagnose 31.7% of coronary heart disease: Study 0 None
2011-07-15 Medicaid cuts raise physician ire in Puerto Rico 0 None
2011-07-15 Tempers flare in debt-ceiling talks as deadline looms 0 None
2011-07-15 Study: Overall awareness about eye health lower among ethnic Americans 0 None
2011-07-15 HFA develops free online webinar, 'Addressing Cultural Diversity in Hospice Care' 0 None
2011-07-15 Scientific American presents slide show on MTCT prevention 0 None
2011-07-15 Simple steps can improve malaria prevention 0 None
2011-07-15 IOM releases second report on oral health 0 None
2011-07-15 Vaccine and aid workers express anger over CIA plot to collect DNA through fake vaccine program 0 None
2011-07-15 Outreach Services plans to expand operations in California, Nevada 0 None
2011-07-15 Berks County's Department of Health advises public about possible measles exposure 0 None
2011-07-15 BCBSMA global payment model reduces spending, improves quality of patient care 0 None
2011-07-15 Teva commends U.S. Senators for introducing Affordable Medicines Utilization Act of 2011 0 None
2011-07-15 CAHO to receive $6.3M from Ontario Government for ARTIC Program 0 None
2011-07-15 Software, No World Borders partner to provide healthcare solutions 0 None
2011-07-15 Seattle Children's inaugurates new center for cancer research 0 None
2011-07-15 The focus on bringing down IPAB 0 None
2011-07-15 Longer looks: Penalties for doctors who keep patients waiting 0 None
2011-07-15 Lansing Community College to launch unique program for ex-military medics 0 None
2011-07-15 Bariatric surgery cost-effective for all obese 0 None
2011-07-15 ASTRO develops white paper on safe use of intensity modulated radiation therapy 0 5
2011-07-15 State roundup: Model insurance brings 'modest' savings 0 None
2011-07-15 Outreach Services receives Riverview Hospital Association contract 0 None
2011-07-15 OSI Systems introduces Sonicaid Encore to track fetal heartbeat 0 None
2011-07-15 Viewpoints: Teaching hospital cuts; Medicare & debt deal politics; end-of-life care 0 None
2011-07-14 NHS facing heavier loads as waiting times rise 0 None
2011-07-14 First Edition: July 14, 2011 0 None
2011-07-14 New survey on access to HIV prevention and treatment among MSM 0 None
2011-07-14 Global health community reacts to CIA's faux vaccine operation in Pakistan 0 None
2011-07-14 Eli Lilly makes charitable contribution to Patient Advocate Foundation 0 None
2011-07-14 Safety guidelines for preventing injuries from gasoline 0 None
2011-07-14 Hopes dim for debt-limit deal 0 None
2011-07-14 Mary Ann Liebert launches new journal on games, human health 0 None
2011-07-14 Insurance commissioners back away from supporting broker bill 0 None
2011-07-14 Sebelius takes to the Hill to defend IPAB 0 None
2011-07-14 Children's Hospital of Alabama purchases iRISecure tissue tracking system from Mobile Aspects 0 None
2011-07-14 Religion, spirituality boost hospital patients' satisfaction 0 None
2011-07-14 Study examines teaching hospitals' so-called 'July Effect' 0 None
2011-07-14 N.Y. ends plan to force hospitals to curb caesarean sections for Medicaid enrollees 0 None
2011-07-14 Anesthesia & Analgesia achieves significant increase in Impact Factor 0 5
2011-07-14 Two Canadian dermatologists receive prestigious awards at CDA conference 0 None
2011-07-14 Provision to eliminate lifetime benefit caps in medical insurance allows life-saving heart-lung transplant 0 None
2011-07-14 U.N., Africa Union appeal to international community for aid to fight drought in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-14 Feds stepping up action on medical scooter fraud 0 None
2011-07-14 Self-care, serum biomarkers improve heart failure outcomes 0 None
2011-07-14 Health interests dislike proposed Medicare and Medicaid cuts 0 None
2011-07-14 HMS receives Maine contract to perform hospital, long term care financial reviews 0 None
2011-07-14 DaVita's catheter-reduction program lowers CVC rates in hemodialysis patients 0 5
2011-07-14 Home health care payments under scrutiny — in debt talks and newly released payment rules 0 None
2011-07-14 SAS expands Global Certification Program offerings 0 1
2011-07-14 Insight into how primary care physicians use EMR in their practices 0 None
2011-07-14 Foreign Policy examines HIV epidemic in Swaziland 0 None
2011-07-14 Raising taxes on cigarettes does not motivate all smokers to quit the deadly habit 0 None
2011-07-14 New driving simulator for patient rehabilitation 0 None
2011-07-14 Roundup: N.H.'s Planned Parenthood funding dilemma; Calif. prison doc's high pay, little work 0 None
2011-07-14 Political fault lines in budget discussion 0 None
2011-07-14 Health Canada approves Vapotherm's Precision Flow Heliox device 0 None
2011-07-14 Patient-centered medical home boosts diabetes outcomes, health 0 None
2011-07-14 Capsules: Tauzin: Home health care is 'not an elective thing' 0 None
2011-07-14 New Mayo Clinic social network for patients and caregivers 0 None
2011-07-14 Viewpoints: Prominent Republicans against IPAB; docs defend health law; medical marijuana research 0 None
2011-07-13 Doctors, nurses warned not to ‘Facebook’ with patients 0 None
2011-07-13 NHS justified in transferring responsibility to local governments 0 None
2011-07-13 First Edition: July 13, 2011 0 None
2011-07-13 AIDS activists and advocates to protest against Gilead's drug pricing at San Francisco federal building 0 None
2011-07-13 ActiveRx introduces Fall Prevention Program for Medicare-eligible senior patients 0 None
2011-07-13 DEHCO, TCL launch health care LCD TV product 0 None
2011-07-13 Many women in war-torn areas unable to obtain family planning services 0 None
2011-07-13 FDA issues draft guidance to promote development of targeted medicines, diagnostics 0 3
2011-07-13 IAS, NIDA announce recipients of third annual joint research fellowships 0 None
2011-07-13 UCLA establishes new reconstructive transplantation program 0 None
2011-07-13 Symposium to raise awareness and increase knowledge of OA among nurses 0 None
2011-07-13 If Berwick exits, is quality care 'in jeopardy?' 0 None
2011-07-13 Obama administration rolls out rule for health exchanges 0 None
2011-07-13 JSPH, Worldwide Clinical Trials partner to meet demands of healthcare reform 0 None
2011-07-13 Family planning essential for meeting world population's needs 0 None
2011-07-13 Local reaction offers insights into how states view the exchange reg 0 None
2011-07-13 U.N. officials highlight concern about humanitarian situation in East Africa 0 None
2011-07-13 Study about impact of drug shortages on U.S. health systems 0 None
2011-07-13 Proposed cuts in Medicare pay increase access-to-care concerns 0 None
2011-07-13 Kenyan government should do more to address alcohol as public health issue 0 None
2011-07-13 WHO releases 2011 global status report on alcohol and health 0 None
2011-07-13 Donors should continue to provide AIDS funding to China, UNAIDS head says 0 None
2011-07-13 Tips for avoiding heat stroke 0 None
2011-07-13 ICQV endorses AMGA as primary clinical integration advocate 0 None
2011-07-13 ADA spokespeople review latest diet and lifestyle books 0 None
2011-07-13 Report: The fed's system to detect Medicaid fraud is inadequate 0 None
2011-07-13 Soliant Health names Stony Brook as America's Most Beautiful Hospitals 0 None
2011-07-13 Bladder cancer patients rarely receive recommended care: Study 0 None
2011-07-13 BRICS health ministers agree to improve access to low-cost medicines 0 None
2011-07-13 NPR: IPAB inspires antipathy across party lines 0 None
2011-07-13 Budget talks: Partisan divisions become more entrenched 0 None
2011-07-13 U.S. hospitals report severe drug shortages: Survey 0 None
2011-07-13 OECD-report outlines rescue plan for welfare systems 0 None
2011-07-13 Hop-on to launch electronic cigarette product with new FDA labels 0 None
2011-07-13 State roundup: Minn. shutdown's health, economic impact significant 0 None
2011-07-13 Tips for identifying better health apps 0 None
2011-07-13 Viewpoints: Partisanship, debt ceiling talks and Medicare; health cost frustration; praising Betty Ford 0 None
2011-07-12 First Edition: July 12, 2011 0 None
2011-07-12 IU Health team signs Integrated Project Delivery contract on Riley Hospital addition 0 None
2011-07-12 HIV patients with mental illness can benefit from APRN care management 0 None
2011-07-12 Nearly 500 delegates to attend 2011 Health Work & Wellness Conference 0 None
2011-07-12 Yale New Haven Health System licenses Rothman Index 0 None
2011-07-12 Tips for parents to prepare healthy summer snacks 0 None
2011-07-12 News outlets report on health landscape in South Sudan 0 None
2011-07-12 U.N. FAO, WFP, Oxfam launch joint appeal for Horn of Africa drought aid 0 None
2011-07-12 HHS unveils much-anticipated health exchange proposed rule 0 None
2011-07-12 Health IT could give seniors independence, consumers more control 0 None
2011-07-12 One-fifth of all patients with fatal pulmonary disease receive delayed diagnosis 0 None
2011-07-12 Haiti passed up cholera vaccine offer, Crucell CEO says 0 None
2011-07-12 AUL distributes copies of recent report, 'The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood' 0 None
2011-07-12 Sevocity's EHR v11.1 achieves CCHIT 2011 certification 0 None
2011-07-12 Global Healing Center offers free in-depth colon health test 0 None
2011-07-12 More patients tested, treated when fracture clinics have someone dedicated to screening 0 None
2011-07-12 Type-3 polio virus case in Pakistan raises concerns of disease spreading, WHO says 1 None
2011-07-12 Gilead announces expansion of global access program for HIV medications 0 None
2011-07-12 KiDA to host Third Annual Summit on Autism 0 None
2011-07-12 Epidemiologic and physiologic research on sedentary behavior 0 5
2011-07-12 American Red Cross issues appeal for donors to address critical blood shortage 0 None
2011-07-12 NY Times: Medical schools are adjusting their interest in 'people skills' 0 None
2011-07-12 Study: 82% of Georgia hospitals do not offer palliative care services 0 None
2011-07-12 Viewpoints: N.Y. health exchange stalemate; Dick Cheney's heart; vaccine debate refuses to die 0 None
2011-07-11 Drug makers seek to block deficit-talk demands for discounts 0 None
2011-07-11 Novis opens fifth office location in San Luis Obispo 0 None
2011-07-11 Opponents ask Colo. Attorney General to intervene on hospital sale 0 None
2011-07-11 Parallels, Microsoft partner to deliver complete cloud automation solution for health community 0 None
2011-07-11 Deal in debt talks still elusive as Aug. 2 deadline looms 0 None
2011-07-11 CMC hospital Ludhiana upgrades to MLCi2-equipped Elekta Compact linear accelerator 0 None
2011-07-11 Different hunger calculation approach could help use resources more effectively 0 None
2011-07-11 Governors oppose Medicaid cuts in debt-ceiling efforts 0 None
2011-07-11 Potential causes for drops in children's immunization rate 0 None
2011-07-11 Slow economic recovery slows tally of new health care jobs 0 None
2011-07-11 UNFPA launches 7 Billion Actions campaign 0 None
2011-07-11 Exchange rule likely today 0 None
2011-07-11 'Vanishing' girl population in India 0 5
2011-07-11 State roundup: Recurring SustiNet rumors in Conn. 0 None
2011-07-11 HyGreen's hand hygiene system to be showcased at AHA summit 0 None
2011-07-11 First Edition: July 11, 2011 0 None
2011-07-11 Medworxx, AHS to expand use of Patient Flow system across the province 0 5
2011-07-11 Two UK universities to train researchers in palliative care 0 None
2011-07-11 NIHR study examines care home residents' views on living and dying 0 None
2011-07-11 Nurses can help manage S. African's syndemic of TB and HIV 0 None
2011-07-11 'Rule of rescue' often prevails in ICU: Study 0 None
2011-07-11 New study about ethnicity and health 0 None
2011-07-11 CMS finds states that lack authority to review health insurance rate hikes 0 None
2011-07-11 Insights into why doctors are reluctant to disclose patient information 0 None
2011-07-11 LSUHSC to study mid, long-term health consequences of oil exposure 0 None
2011-07-11 PureSafety, ePath Learning announce content partnership 0 None
2011-07-11 AIDS Healthcare Foundation rolls out new national ad campaign 0 None
2011-07-11 Patients with high-grade noninvasive bladder cancer do not receive recommended care 0 None
2011-07-11 As officials prepare for debt talks Sunday, Obama says they can meet the challenge 0 None
2011-07-11 New initiatives to improve quality of care and lower costs for Medicaid 0 None
2011-07-11 As Boehner rejects major debt deal, Dems raise Medicare questions 0 None
2011-07-11 Tips for preventing foodborne illness at home or while eating out 0 None
2011-07-08 Co-pay on home health care would limit patient access to clinically beneficial and cost-effective care 0 None
2011-07-08 U.N. report shows significant progress toward reaching MDGs, but mixed results in some areas 0 None
2011-07-08 Generics as a way to lower health care costs 0 None
2011-07-08 Research roundup: Rural hospitals have poorer quality; Cost-effective migraine relief; Doctors still take Medicare 0 None
2011-07-08 Panel formed by Mondale and Carlson offers plan to end Minnesota shutdown 0 None
2011-07-08 More action to fight tobacco use needed worldwide, WHO report says 0 None
2011-07-08 Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin establishes MagForce NanoTherm therapy center for treatment of tumors 0 None
2011-07-08 Medicaid pricing, volume varies across states 0 None
2011-07-08 Guinea including nutrition component for first time in agricultural plan 0 None
2011-07-08 Critical principles to preserve patient access and reduce health care spending 0 None
2011-07-08 Viewpoints: Debt ceiling & entitlements; Pharmaceutical dilemmas; Bishops 'misunderstand' death with dignity 0 None
2011-07-08 ActiveCare includes medication compliance technology in ActiveHome Monitoring System 0 None
2011-07-08 Donors need to give to fight hunger in East Africa 0 None
2011-07-08 Is GOP rhetoric putting IPAB repeal effort at risk? 0 None
2011-07-08 Roundup: Ineffective malpractice suits; Medicare hospital funding error; D.C. abortion report 0 None
2011-07-08 Negotiators set sights on 'grand debt deal' 0 None
2011-07-08 Congress should take the lead in foreign aid reform 0 None
2011-07-08 Greater autonomy for hospitals may not enhance productivity and performance 0 None
2011-07-08 Calif. hospital system pays $865,500 to settle celebrity allegations of privacy breaches 0 None
2011-07-08 Democrats fear political pain from entitlement cuts 0 None
2011-07-08 U.N. set to highlight challenges of growing global population 0 None
2011-07-08 Calif. and Colo. move forward on building exchanges 0 None
2011-07-08 U.S. leading fight against NTDs 0 None
2011-07-08 Advocacy group messages, concerns emerge as deficit talks continue 0 None
2011-07-08 First Edition: July 8, 2011 0 None
2011-07-08 Brigham and Women's Hospital receives NIH Program of Excellence in Glycosciences award 0 None
2011-07-08 Federal appeals court rules government cannot force health groups to take anti-prostitution pledge 0 None
2011-07-08 Federal incentives not necessarily moving physicians to adopt health information technology 0 None
2011-07-08 USAID's Nairobi-based DART to expedite additional U.S. humanitarian aid to the Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-08 India will continue to produce generic HIV drugs, Commerce and Industry Minister says 0 None
2011-07-08 EU countries should pool funding to create 'prize' for bringing new antibiotics to market, report says 0 None
2011-07-08 UNHCR says African drought threatens 'Human tragedy of unimaginable proportions' 0 None
2011-07-08 Scientists track public health trends through Twitter 0 None
2011-07-08 Next phase of HIV programming must focus on sustainable health systems response 0 None
2011-07-08 Obama defends U.S. foreign aid spending during Twitter Town Hall meeting 0 None
2011-07-08 Infectious adenoviruses and noroviruses in bathing water could pose a risk to health 0 None
2011-07-08 Emergency aid will ease East African hunger, but it's not the solution 0 None
2011-07-08 Cash incentives for vaccination are ethical and economical 0 None
2011-07-08 California lawmakers advance effort to review premium increases 0 None
2011-07-08 Corporates profit from pinkwashing 0 None
2011-07-08 Budget talks show movement; Changes to Medicare, Medicaid on the table 0 None
2011-07-08 Pediatricians debunk pearls of medical wisdom 1 None
2011-07-08 Exploring trends in the doctor-patient relationship 0 None
2011-07-08 Broken compact fluorescent light bulbs can release harmful mercury vapor for a long time 0 None
2011-07-08 Researchers to evaluate long-term health effects of oil spills 0 None
2011-07-08 Computer scientists use Twitter to identify public health trends 0 None
2011-07-08 SNE's nutrition educator receives 2011 Helen Denning Ullrich Award of Excellence 0 None
2011-07-08 State exchanges get mixed progress reports, reviews 0 None
2011-07-08 UTMB scientists to look at possible impact of Gulf oil spill on seafood safety 0 None
2011-07-08 Study finds that Medicaid coverage makes a 'big difference' 0 None
2011-07-08 New NIH program to identify nutritional status measures 0 None
2011-07-08 Study suggests racial disparity in elder care options in the U.S. nursing homes 0 None
2011-07-08 Children with hearing impairment can benefit from UNHS screening program 0 None
2011-07-08 Health law provisions draw compliments, complaints 0 None
2011-07-08 New NCCN Clinical Practice Guideline on Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma 0 None
2011-07-08 States continue to wrestle with public employee health benefits 0 None
2011-07-08 Overhaul opponents find traction in Ohio 0 None
2011-07-08 Longer looks: Shortage of HIV doctors; Oregon program builds on British model 0 None
2011-07-08 Viewpoints: Debt talks 'opportunity'; NY Times on cancer drugs; Calif. insurance rate regs 0 None
2011-07-08 Insight into power of cigarette packet 0 None
2011-07-07 Roundup: Municipal bonds rise as states make budget cuts; Calif. psych workers seek more security 0 None
2011-07-07 Waiting times at NSW emergency departments - live updates on website 0 None
2011-07-07 Study finds large state disparities in progress against colorectal cancer mortality rates 0 None
2011-07-07 Conference to explore interface between medicine, arts and humanities 0 None
2011-07-07 Vouchers and Health Equity Funds work well for poor: Research 0 None
2011-07-07 First Edition: July 7, 2011 0 None
2011-07-07 Sen. Rubio defends foreign aid in video response to constituent letter 0 None
2011-07-07 Obama calls GOP and Dem leaders to White House for deficit talks 0 None
2011-07-07 Data fusion of three vital signs may predict serious illness in children 0 None
2011-07-07 Puerto Rico reports first cholera case linked to outbreak in Dominican Republic 0 None
2011-07-07 Some states slow in implementing health insurance exchanges 0 None
2011-07-07 Efforts to reduce Medicaid costs leave docs, hospitals feeling pinch 0 None
2011-07-07 Medicare coverage, pricey cancer drugs and the 'rationing' issue 0 None
2011-07-07 U.N. Women report examines women's access to justice worldwide 0 None
2011-07-07 Malaria-carrying mosquitoes becoming increasingly resistant to pyrethroid insecticides 0 None
2011-07-07 EU to provide $14.5M for emergency food aid to North Korea 0 None
2011-07-07 Current prevention strategies may not be very effective at reducing in-hospital falls 0 None
2011-07-07 Rate review issue faces key vote in Calif.; veto in Conn. 0 None
2011-07-07 Gates Foundation releases interactive malaria infographic 0 None
2011-07-07 New data compares gender effect on survival after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair 0 None
2011-07-07 U.S. needs supply of medical professionals to meet goals of health-care reform 0 None
2011-07-07 Antibiotic resistance is not a priority in the U.S. 0 None
2011-07-07 Patients' insurance status affects outcomes of cardiac valve operations in the U.S. 0 None
2011-07-07 With Minn. budget talks stalled, social services make funding plea 0 None
2011-07-07 Local school students' initiative for healthy computing 0 None
2011-07-07 Toxic waste exposure impacts residents' health in Campania Region 0 None
2011-07-07 Study delineates link between social support and distress after stem cell transplants 0 None
2011-07-07 Sports improve cognitive, emotional and behavioral well-being in boys 0 None
2011-07-07 Medicaid expands access to care, improves health for low-income adults 0 None
2011-07-07 Global food production needs to double by 2050 to achieve food security, survey shows 0 None
2011-07-07 Study finds top grand challenges in global mental health 0 None
2011-07-07 Loyola to launch interdisciplinary Geriatric Fracture Program 0 None
2011-07-07 Study links physician leaders with hospital performance 0 None
2011-07-07 Connecticut first state to require paid sick time 0 None
2011-07-07 Men more likely to fake soccer injuries than women 0 None
2011-07-07 Medicare could owe billions to state Medicaid programs 0 None
2011-07-07 Global research initiative to improve health care for people with MNS disorders 0 None
2011-07-07 Unhealthy lifestyle linked to increased risk of sexual dysfunction in men 0 None
2011-07-07 State roundup: Health officials in Calif. draw high pay 0 None
2011-07-07 Viewpoints: Preserving Medicaid; drug risks, headlines; health law flaw 0 None
2011-07-06 Elsevier makes valuable antiquarian resources accessible to scholars around the world 0 None
2011-07-06 Fiscal problems could be mitigated by ART conceived children 0 None
2011-07-06 The latest from Capsules, KHN's blog 0 None
2011-07-06 First Edition: July 6, 2011 0 None
2011-07-06 Political cartoon: 'The Bomb' 0 None
2011-07-06 Managed care enters the exam room as insurers buy doctor groups 0 None
2011-07-06 Specialist RM clinic helps women achieve subsequent live birth 0 None
2011-07-06 Long-range forecasting model makes health predictions for 2060 0 None
2011-07-06 Smoking, social class may lead to POF in women 0 None
2011-07-06 New CRM simulation model for Canadian Partnership Against Cancer 0 None
2011-07-06 Majority of tonsil surgery in children performed during summer vacation 0 5
2011-07-06 New report suggests only small risk of mobile phones causing cancer 0 None
2011-07-06 Air traffic pollution impacts growth and development of unborn children 0 None
2011-07-06 Critical access hospitals provide lower quality of care 0 None
2011-07-06 New tools can significantly reduce HIV/AIDS worldwide 0 None
2011-07-06 Employers maintain corporate fitness programs, on-site medical clinics 0 None
2011-07-06 Concept advances for more accountable care to elderly patients 0 None
2011-07-06 Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy improves median survival for elderly Dutch NSCLC patients 0 None
2011-07-06 CMS issues proposed Medicare payment rules 0 None
2011-07-06 Dems to CMS: Hold firm on Medicaid 'MOE' requirements 0 None
2011-07-06 Tips to help children and teens prepare for games in extreme heat 0 None
2011-07-06 Washington Post examines increase in number of USAID contract suspensions 0 None
2011-07-06 The essential role of midwives 0 None
2011-07-06 States continue push to keep federal money from Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-07-06 Federal officials try again to bolster plans for people with medical conditions 0 None
2011-07-06 Older adults with cognitive impairment need better healthcare in ED 0 None
2011-07-06 Germany to restore half of Global Fund donation withheld earlier this year 0 None
2011-07-06 States wrestle with Medicaid funding and budgets, contracts, rule changes 0 None
2011-07-06 New AANN Clinical Practice Guideline on traumatic brain injury 0 None
2011-07-06 Baltimore symposium to discuss human factors and ergonomics in health-care 0 None
2011-07-06 Wis. school districts and insurers feud over federal dollars 0 None
2011-07-06 Treating migraines with behavioral approaches can make financial sense 0 None
2011-07-06 LA Times: Study urges more mammogram guidelines 0 None
2011-07-06 Elderly patients receive varying standards of dignified care on NHS hospital wards 0 None
2011-07-06 International Society for Sexually Transmitted Disease Research to take place in Quebec City 0 None
2011-07-06 Faith communities play a key role in global AIDS fight 0 None
2011-07-06 Scientists, medical doctors propose integrated method for treating chronic disease 0 None
2011-07-06 India must not become complacent despite AIDS control program's success, Prime Minister says 0 None
2011-07-06 Women with healthy lifestyle may face lower risk of sudden cardiac death 0 None
2011-07-06 State roundup: Calif. weighs bill to curb premium increases 0 None
2011-07-06 Viewpoints: 'Imaginary' mandates, premium hikes, Medicare leadership 0 None
2011-07-06 AJC: Hospital execs pay raises eyebrows 0 None
2011-07-06 Obese children more likely to be bullied 0 None
2011-07-06 Budget negotiations: Administration gives momentum to health care cuts 0 None
2011-07-05 First Edition: July 5, 2011 0 None
2011-07-05 Study: Threatened miscarriages complicate 20% of all pregnancies 0 None
2011-07-05 Early childbearing impedes education among women 0 None
2011-07-05 Patients with ESBL-producing bacteria need better health care 0 4
2011-07-05 Recursive partitioning analysis identifies children at higher risk of reabuse 0 None
2011-07-05 Withholding treatment appears to be primary mode of infant deaths in NICU 0 None
2011-07-05 Closer look at the effect military deployment has on children 0 None
2011-07-05 Study examines long-term sexual and relationship satisfaction in couples 0 None
2011-07-05 Practices associated with successful weight loss versus maintenance 0 None
2011-07-05 Massage therapy more effective for patients with chronic low back pain 0 None
2011-07-04 Patients should be allowed to participate in planning their rehabilitation 0 None
2011-07-04 Answering cancer patients' questions individually will help them master the situation 0 None
2011-07-04 Hope for fertility spreads through postcards 0 None
2011-07-04 Stress coping strategies in child protection services 1 5
2011-07-04 Physical activity on Prescription reduces sedentary leisure time 0 None
2011-07-04 Study: Urban children more likely to use active school transportation 0 None
2011-07-04 New GHI research examines conflicts between donor and recipient countries 0 None
2011-07-02 Grim truth about underage drinking during July 4 weekend 0 None
2011-07-02 Virus-tested sweetpotato foundation seeds proven to increase yields 0 None
2011-07-02 HEI names CPMC as 2011 leader in LGBT healthcare equality 0 None
2011-07-02 Science should inform global AIDS policy 0 None
2011-07-02 We must do more to monitor aid spending abroad 0 None
2011-07-02 Patients to get satisfaction survey when they leave hospitals 0 None
2011-07-02 IRIN reports on concerns over poor midwife training in Senegal 0 None
2011-07-02 Study finds two reasons behind racial disparities in stroke treatment care 0 None
2011-07-02 State insurance officials' panel seeks protection for insurance brokers 0 1
2011-07-02 CDC helping to detect and control disease outbreaks in other countries 0 None
2011-07-02 Analysis of appeals court ruling on health law focuses on Bush appointee 0 None
2011-07-02 Minn. government shuts down; new Calif., Iowa and Ill. budgets take effect 0 None
2011-07-02 Significant gap exists in emergency care services for stroke patients 0 None
2011-07-02 TB fight must break from status quo 0 4
2011-07-02 Senate to keep working next week on debt talks 0 None
2011-07-02 Study confirms link between delayed access to tertiary care for IPF, higher risk of death 0 None
2011-07-02 Al Jazeera examines how war has affected Iraq's health system and physicians 0 None
2011-07-02 DHS S&T develops personal dosimeter to measure radiation exposure 0 None
2011-07-02 Global health funding should not create 'winners' and 'losers' 0 None
2011-07-02 Medical practitioners can help reduce breast cancer deaths in African-American women 0 None
2011-07-02 MSF website lends voice to TB patients 0 None
2011-07-02 Judge halts enforcement of S.D. abortion law; hearing on Kansas law today 0 None
2011-07-02 WFP funding shortfall forcing cutbacks in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-07-02 IPS looks at U.N. Women funding levels 0 None
2011-07-02 Self-referral physicians may contribute to diagnostic imaging growth 0 5
2011-07-02 Japan's coastal health systems facing long rebuilding process following tsunami 0 None
2011-07-02 Obama administration turns bright spotlight on prescription painkiller abuse 0 None
2011-07-02 Poll finds some support for minor Medicare cuts 0 None
2011-07-02 ADA's 2011 conference to provide health and wellness tips for dentists, patients 0 None
2011-07-02 States must make do without stimulus dollars for Medicaid; judge freezes Ariz. cuts 0 None
2011-07-02 Teens regardless of ethnic backgrounds retain religious identity 0 None
2011-07-02 ADA introduces new dental CDT Code Check app 0 None
2011-07-02 Aflatoxin treatment project in Kenya faces challenge in marketing product to poor farmers 0 None
2011-07-02 Antimicrobial copper surfaces reduce risk of acquiring hospital infection 0 None
2011-07-02 Leading psychologist to discuss modern childhood at Bristol public lecture 0 5
2011-07-02 Research roundup: Hospital care in U.S. territories lags; health spending unevenly distributed 0 None
2011-07-02 New 'Fast Track' total hip replacement effective in reducing hospital stay 0 None
2011-07-02 D.C. study probes disparities in stroke treatment 0 None
2011-07-02 Medical debt, lack of insurance coverage lead to reduced health care access 0 None
2011-07-02 Viewpoints: Medical docs begin residency, best practices, Kansas abortions 0 None
2011-07-02 New sleep rules for medical residents 0 None
2011-07-02 Checklist to stay healthy and active in summer 0 None
2011-07-02 Medicare to cover 2 expensive cancer drugs 0 None
2011-07-02 Only half of obese Mexican-American adults receive diet, exercise advice from physicians 0 None
2011-07-02 LUHS and Trinity Health join to bring increased resources, greater efficiencies for patients 0 None
2011-07-02 Roundup: Mass. doctors eye care management funds; Fla. groups fear Scott will block federal grants 0 None
2011-07-01 First Edition: July 1, 2011 0 None
2011-07-01 Intravenous nutrition does not have a positive effect if administered early 0 None
2011-07-01 HEI report names Rush University Medical Center as Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality 0 None
2011-07-01 AHRQ releases data on disparities involving hospitalization of children for asthma 0 None
2011-07-01 ASCB Childcare grant eases science career vs. family conflict 0 None
2011-07-01 The women, girls, and gender equality of the GHI: Assessment of the GHI plus country strategies 0 None
2011-07-01 AHRQ and Ad Council announce new campaign, 'Explore Your Treatment Options' 0 None
2011-07-01 'Exact correlation' between peacekeeper arrival and cholera outbreak in Haiti, study says 0 None
2011-07-01 U.N. Somalia coordinator warns about increasing rates of malnutrition 0 None
2011-07-01 Press conference: Obama links Medicare, Medicaid cuts to new revenue 0 None
2011-07-01 U-M offers tips to help understand FDA's new rules about sunscreen 0 None
2011-07-01 WFP head issues statement about humanitarian need in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-01 Using American diplomacy to fight NTDs 0 None
2011-07-01 IOM report highlights need for changes in pain management 0 None
2011-07-01 Women's rights becoming 'cornerstone' of U.S. foreign policy 0 None
2011-07-01 African health experts visit Capitol Hill to discuss family planning 0 None
2011-07-01 Academy opposes legislation to repeal indoor tanning tax 0 None
2011-07-01 Health law's cost and coverage issues draw attention 0 None
2011-07-01 Longer looks: A Medicare compromise; improving mental health policies 0 None
2011-07-01 USA Today: New study shows wide variation in health costs 0 None
2011-07-01 Flutie Foundation, Autism Speaks join HP's initiative to create touch-based platforms 0 None
2011-07-01 Health care reform eligibility restrictions will lead to exclusion of 220,000 children in California 0 None
2011-07-01 White House backs boost in COBRA, health insurance premium subsidies 0 None
2011-07-01 Bloomberg: Ryan Medicare vouchers save little 0 None
2011-07-01 Victoria's hospitals doing poorly on performance assessments 0 None
2011-07-01 Federal appeals court upholds health law 0 None
2011-07-01 Minnesota nears government shutdown 0 None
2011-07-01 Multinational drug companies' scam 0 None
2011-07-01 State roundup: Calif. braces for budget cuts; Mass. weighs premium freeze 0 None


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