Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - September 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-09-30 Patients enrolled in consumer-directed health plans have control over health care spending 0 None
2011-09-30 Young woman fights tobacco within the Hispanic Community 0 None
2011-09-30 State roundup: Mass. doctors not keen on new payment methods 0 None
2011-09-30 First Edition: September 30, 2011 0 None
2011-09-30 Sandata releases new version of Santrax Agency Management 0 None
2011-09-30 Longer looks: A surgeon examines his professional development 0 None
2011-09-30 Hospital readmission rates reflect problem in addressing hospital failures 0 None
2011-09-30 BEN has garnered the White House's support to help fight childhood obesity 0 None
2011-09-30 Loma Linda University's Vision Intervention Program receives Spot screener from PediaVision 0 None
2011-09-30 Increased communication needed for TB diagnostics development 0 None
2011-09-30 Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson celebrates two decades of caring and collaboration to beat cancer 0 None
2011-09-30 Members of MAPRx coalition urge supercommittee to protect Part D program 0 None
2011-09-30 Gala raffle to benefit Joslin Diabetes Center's High Hopes Fund 0 None
2011-09-30 FDA, other regulatory and international partners complete International Internet Week of Action 0 None
2011-09-30 Techniques on how to value, sell, and buy skilled nursing facilities 0 None
2011-09-30 Four teams receive commercialization grant awards for development of new health-care products 0 None
2011-09-30 Several barriers to providing decent health care to poor people in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-30 NGOs, government face challenges in preventing fistula in DRC 0 None
2011-09-30 Cardinal Health joins Practice Greenhealth 0 None
2011-09-30 Unibased integrates EHR, periOperative RMS and anesthesia IMS at Monongalia General Hospital 0 None
2011-09-30 Patients with chronic hepatitis C less likely to take medications over time 0 None
2011-09-30 Obama administration asks high court to rule on health law 0 None
2011-09-30 Analyzing the health law's tax credits and the CLASS Act's future 0 None
2011-09-30 Initiative pays primary-care docs for coordinating Medicare patients' care 0 None
2011-09-30 Military benefits face same cost challenges as Social Security, Medicare 0 None
2011-09-30 BioSpace launches 2011-2012 Biotech Beach Hotbed Campaign 0 None
2011-09-30 Viewpoints: Rising health costs and the health law 0 None
2011-09-30 New survey finds Minneapolis as the best U.S. city for senior living 0 None
2011-09-30 Gingrich issues new 'Contract with America'; includes health insurance proposal 0 None
2011-09-30 APhA encourages patients to discuss with pharmacist about pain and medications 0 None
2011-09-30 Medicaid payments in N.Y., Kentucky questioned 0 None
2011-09-30 Increased focus on vaccine for dengue fever is critical to curb spread of disease 0 None
2011-09-30 HBI, TPF launch One Heart Magazine 0 None
2011-09-30 Jails are holding increasing numbers of mentally ill 0 None
2011-09-30 Elsevier recognizes eleven talented women scientists for research excellence 0 None
2011-09-30 Survey: 25% of employers have little or no understanding of specialty pharmacy, costs 0 None
2011-09-30 GlobalPost examines how Indian city of Surat cleaned up after 1994 plague outbreak 0 None
2011-09-30 Six sneaky triggers of allergies and asthma 0 None
2011-09-30 GSA, NAM select 16 reporters for MetLife Foundation Journalists in Aging Fellows Program 0 None
2011-09-30 States join forces to fend off Medicaid cuts 0 None
2011-09-30 Food aid reaches almost half of Somalis in need but threat of disease looms, U.N. agency says 0 None
2011-09-30 Cedars-Sinai to co-sponsor World Stem Cell Summit 0 None
2011-09-30 IOM offers additional ideas to revamp system of geographic adjustments to Medicare payments 0 None
2011-09-30 New book on worst kids' foods in America 0 None
2011-09-30 Good quality sleep is essential for overall health 0 None
2011-09-30 Global Fund board supports recommendations of Independent Review Panel, will implement 'wide-reaching reforms' 0 None
2011-09-29 Poor hospital supplies could spell danger for vulnerable patients 0 None
2011-09-29 CVS Caremark, Dovetail Health partner to prevent avoidable hospital readmissions 0 None
2011-09-29 First Edition: September 29, 2011 0 None
2011-09-29 Photo essay of USAID's work with women suffering from fistula in Guinea 0 None
2011-09-29 Tobacco companies deliberately kept findings of cancer-causing radioactive particles from the public 0 None
2011-09-29 Philippines health officials warn of disease risk following Typhoon Nesat 0 None
2011-09-29 IRIN examines rise in new leprosy cases in remote region of Madagascar 0 None
2011-09-29 Bill Gates arrives in Nigeria to discuss polio eradication efforts 0 None
2011-09-29 Aborigines have higher STD rates than general Australian population 0 None
2011-09-29 Appalachia pediatricians less likely to encourage HPV vaccination than other area doctors 0 None
2011-09-29 Clinithink, Acusis to improve clinical documentation in ambulatory and acute care settings 0 None
2011-09-29 MU's program provides solutions for states with physician shortage 0 None
2011-09-29 OUP announces new publishing partnership with EACTS 0 None
2011-09-29 Public lecture on children's medicines to be launched on October 5 0 None
2011-09-29 VHI releases report on HMO quality and satisfaction 0 None
2011-09-29 Rapid non-invasive test helps identify human exposure to potentially harmful substances 0 None
2011-09-29 Gallup, Healthways reveal new data on chronic disease burden of UK 0 None
2011-09-29 Think creatively to financially support global health and development goals 0 None
2011-09-29 Thanks from Global Fund Executive Director Kazatchkine 0 None
2011-09-29 Low-tech, inexpensive interventions for bedsores could benefit long-term care residents 0 None
2011-09-29 African leaders showing 'clear commitment' to fighting malaria 0 None
2011-09-29 NFIB asks Supreme Court to strike down all of the 2010 health law 0 None
2011-09-29 Costs of premiums for employer-provided health insurance jump 0 None
2011-09-29 With ALMA scorecard, African leaders are taking responsibility in malaria fight 0 None
2011-09-29 ACOs: Will feds be ready for the start date? 0 None
2011-09-29 National Partnership for Women & Families, ACP commend Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative 0 None
2011-09-29 HHS awards prevention funds with Community Transformation Grants 0 None
2011-09-29 Hospitals fall short in efforts to curb readmissions 0 None
2011-09-29 House GOP lawmakers launch new investigation into Planned Parenthood 0 None
2011-09-29 NPR: What boomers think about health and retirement 0 None
2011-09-29 Debt panel operates in secret, eyes 'dual eligibles' as possible source of savings 0 None
2011-09-29 Administration seeks quick Supreme Court health law ruling 0 None
2011-09-29 NORC report shows clear trend toward greater tolerance of homosexuality 0 None
2011-09-29 Plans to cut municipal workers' health benefits reconsidered in L.A.; DeKalb County, Ga. 0 None
2011-09-29 ICSU endorses plans for new global initiative on urban health 0 None
2011-09-29 Roundup: Calif. legislator's health bill comes under scrutiny; D.C. facing doctor shortage 0 None
2011-09-29 Latest research from world's leading allergists to be presented at ACAAI 2011 meeting 0 None
2011-09-29 WSJ: Federal judge advances medical records case 0 None
2011-09-29 Senate gives nod to autism bill 0 None
2011-09-29 Gateway Rehab's 23rd annual Thank You Conference to be held on Oct. 27 0 None
2011-09-29 Scaling up communication and coordination biggest challenge in GAVI's $1B vaccine initiative 0 None
2011-09-29 Calif. bill could affect out-patient surgery centers; some Florida public hospitals prosper 0 None
2011-09-29 AASLD publishes updated practice guidelines on hepatitis C 0 None
2011-09-29 EMRC White Paper assesses current status of biomedical research in Europe 0 None
2011-09-29 U.S. aid groups criticize U.S. government's response to sending food donations to North Korea 0 None
2011-09-29 High volume liver transplant centers achieve better risk-adjusted survival rates 0 None
2011-09-29 Post-Soviet economic breakdown may have contributed to re-emergence of NTDs in Central Asia 0 None
2011-09-29 JIA program effective in changing unhealthy youth behaviors 0 None
2011-09-29 Viewpoints: Blocking, replacing health law; a doc's HPV advice; County wellness plan working 0 None
2011-09-29 Roche to sponsor 3rd Annual World MRSA Day 0 None
2011-09-29 Capsules: N.C. insurer invests $15M in docs' health IT; HHS offers new push for coordinated care 0 None
2011-09-28 BCBSF unveils new online tool for comparing health care quality and cost 0 None
2011-09-28 US researchers receive NIH grants to develop innovative neuroscience education programs 0 None
2011-09-28 First Edition: September 28, 2011 0 None
2011-09-28 Congress must not make cuts to crucial government-funded aging research 0 None
2011-09-28 HealthyWomen launches web-based initiative to manage RA 0 None
2011-09-28 WHO releases global survey of worst, best cities for air pollution 0 None
2011-09-28 USAID, NGO partners testing nutritional impact assessment tool 0 None
2011-09-28 Viewpoints: Lots of advice for super committee on Medicare, Medicaid 0 None
2011-09-28 dressbarn's month-long program aims to combat breast cancer 0 None
2011-09-28 'Urgent action' needed to prevent resistance to antiretroviral therapy 0 None
2011-09-28 HealthUnity announces availability of HIE and MPI version 5.5 0 None
2011-09-28 Peru hopes to continue fight against child malnutrition under new government 0 None
2011-09-28 Transparent reporting tool needed to monitor progress in maternal, child health 0 None
2011-09-28 Rising health insurance costs shifted to employees, survey finds 0 None
2011-09-28 Scientists warn about climate-induced increase in death rates over the next 60 years 0 None
2011-09-28 Health insurance gets costlier 0 None
2011-09-28 GlobalPost interviews reproductive health expert Frederick Sai 0 None
2011-09-28 Survey: 59% of Americans say they are not concerned about sodium intake 0 None
2011-09-28 Vietnam closes kindergartens to control outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease 0 None
2011-09-28 Lucky Strike to begin partnership with Breastcancer.org 0 None
2011-09-28 Survey: Many physicians say patients in their own practices receive too much care 0 None
2011-09-28 Honor Our Voices site presents information on child exposure to domestic violence 0 None
2011-09-28 Perry, Romney continue in GOP primary spotlight 0 None
2011-09-28 Survey shows rise in unprotected sex among youth, raises concern about sex education 0 None
2011-09-28 Takeda, AACE partner to launch Diabetes Navigator website 0 None
2011-09-28 Humanitarian aid 'stolen' from U.S. taxpayers should be spent on domestic health issues 0 None
2011-09-28 With significant health care dollars at stake, interest groups focus on 'super committee' 0 None
2011-09-28 Parents of babies born with genital ambiguity experience shock, anxiety 0 None
2011-09-28 Report raises questions about high costs of cancer care 0 None
2011-09-28 PRI's 'The World' interviews member of delegation that investigated hunger in North Korea 0 None
2011-09-28 Selling the American 'health ecosystem' internationally? 0 None
2011-09-28 New report explores early centre-based childcare 0 None
2011-09-28 Specialty groups: We shouldn't have to pay to fix Medicare's physician payment formula 0 None
2011-09-28 Experts explore close link between sanitation, clean water supply and environment 0 5
2011-09-28 GAVI to purchase $1 billion in childhood vaccines for distribution in 37 of the poorest nations 0 None
2011-09-28 Medical education must put greater emphasis on public health and prevention 0 None
2011-09-28 Wis. unveils Medicaid savings website; some low-income Minn. residents must change health plans 0 None
2011-09-28 ASTRO to honor Allegheny RN with 2011 Nurse Excellence Award 0 None
2011-09-28 Burundi makes significant progress against NTDs 0 None
2011-09-28 Study finds no link between end-of-life care and patients' survival rates 0 None
2011-09-28 Experts to explore implications of mental disorders at 12th EMBL | EMBO conference 0 None
2011-09-28 Tips for health-conscious college students 0 None
2011-09-28 Global health blunders can lend useful lessons 0 None
2011-09-28 Postmenopausal HRT linked with increased risk of asthma hospitalisations in women 0 None
2011-09-28 New York Times 'Small Fixes' section examines multiple low-cost interventions for global health problems 0 None
2011-09-28 Stimulant prescription use for ADHD has increased steadily from 1996-2008 0 None
2011-09-28 Justice Department does not seek full appeals court review clearing path for high court to decide health law's constitutionality next summer 0 None
2011-09-28 Microbiologist offers advice to guard against coming down with the flu 0 None
2011-09-28 Roundup: Conn.'s new insurance commissioner getting noticed; Miami-Dade County fires consulting firm over health care issue 0 None
2011-09-27 Healthcare becoming an overdrive model feel half of the primary physicians 0 None
2011-09-27 Methodist Hospital internist offers few simple suggestions to prevent cold and flu 0 None
2011-09-27 With increasing population, now is not the time to cut international family planning funding 0 None
2011-09-27 NYU Langone to lead NVVLS on long-term effects of PTSD 0 None
2011-09-27 Autism Speaks ATN receives federal grant to continue to serve as AIR-P 0 None
2011-09-27 Sierra Leone First Lady discusses work to improve maternal mortality 0 None
2011-09-27 Investing now in early child development will have long-term benefits 0 None
2011-09-27 Hospital for Special Surgery establishes HSS Spine & Sport in Jupiter, Florida 0 None
2011-09-27 Insurers, patients wrestle with payment, care issues and strategies 0 None
2011-09-27 Subtle and unspoken clues exchanged by patients, doctors exert an influence on medical care 0 None
2011-09-27 Congressional mood, 'super committee' news highlight difficulties 0 None
2011-09-27 Patients with chronic conditions likely to change their preferences for CPR 0 None
2011-09-27 U.S. commits additional funds to Clean Cookstoves initiative 0 None
2011-09-27 Immediate action needed to curb spread of TB, especially among children 0 None
2011-09-27 Dem lawmakers, advocates push to save CLASS Act 0 None
2011-09-27 Obama administration decision could impact timing of Supreme Court ruling 0 None
2011-09-27 New Banner MD Anderson center to deliver unprecedented cancer care in Arizona 0 None
2011-09-27 ISRA sponsors 'Susan G. Komen Shoot for the Cure' event 0 None
2011-09-27 GlobalPost examines country ownership in GHI Rwanda program 0 None
2011-09-27 As interest in global health rises in U.S., San Francisco stands at forefront of field 0 None
2011-09-27 Medical ethics and comedy 0 None
2011-09-27 Public Health Institute to receive $209.5M in 'cooperative agreement' funding from USAID 0 None
2011-09-27 GOP lawmakers show no sign in letting up on controversy surrounding health reform waivers 0 None
2011-09-27 Health workers key to 'effective health care delivery' 0 None
2011-09-27 Rush Foundation, Copenhagen Consensus Center examine how to spend hypothetical AIDS funding 0 None
2011-09-27 NPR: Bartering to cover health care costs 0 None
2011-09-27 Stony Brook University opens new center to treat valvular heart disease 0 None
2011-09-27 World Bank pledges $1.88B to address drought in Horn of Africa; additional funding announced at U.N. meeting, by U.S. 0 None
2011-09-27 Potato consumption leads to higher overall diet quality 0 None
2011-09-27 UNC CDTR aims to reduce diabetes-related health disparities 0 None
2011-09-27 Pakistan officials ask for international assistance as dengue fever outbreak overwhelms local resources 0 None
2011-09-27 Walden University forms partnerships with five health systems 0 None
2011-09-27 Research roundup: Widows and medical spending; disparities in heart care, hospital deaths 0 None
2011-09-27 GAO report: More oversight needed on program that gives safety net providers discounts on outpatient drugs 0 None
2011-09-27 UCSF, QuantiaMD develop new DiabetesIQ mobile phone app 0 None
2011-09-27 Viewpoints: LA Times wants solutions from GOP candidates; WSJ finds worrisome census numbers 0 None
2011-09-27 Men over 75 with prostate cancer are being undertreated: Study 0 4
2011-09-27 Roundup: Patient dies after medical error during Calif. nurses strike; grocery workers ratify contract that had partially hinged on health care 0 None
2011-09-26 Radical change needed to deliver affordable cancer care in developed countries 0 None
2011-09-26 First ever medically intelligent search solution 0 None
2011-09-26 First Edition: September 26, 2011 0 None
2011-09-26 Asthma patients admitted to hospital with H1N1 are half as likely to die from infection 0 None
2011-09-26 Couples counseling can benefit prostate cancer patients' sex lives 0 None
2011-09-26 Study identifies areas for cancer care cost and quality improvements 0 None
2011-09-26 SAMHSA announces new grants to support expansion of health information technology 0 None
2011-09-26 OU to host 2011 International WaTER Conference 0 None
2011-09-26 VUMC announces partnership with NorthCrest, Maury Regional and Williamson Medical Center 0 None
2011-09-26 Research highlights health care disparities in patients with spinal cord injury 0 None
2011-09-26 New $16,500 health sector scholarship 0 None
2011-09-26 Parental motivation could improve diabetes management in high-risk youth 0 None
2011-09-26 N.Y. State Department of Health releases 2010 report on hospital infection rates 0 None
2011-09-26 Fact check: Health care claims in Republican debate 0 None
2011-09-26 Scottish nurses with plummeting morale and little job security: Survey 0 None
2011-09-26 Not enough doctors in Australia to follow up on breast cancer cases 0 None
2011-09-26 ECDA welcomes UN High Level Meeting on Non Communicable Diseases 0 None
2011-09-26 Britain’s health workers urged to get flu shots to protect patients 0 None
2011-09-26 Administration faces Monday deadline on health lawsuit 0 None
2011-09-26 SAMHSA announces 20 new grants to help reduce chronic homelessness 0 None
2011-09-26 VDF honors physicians, leaders in the field of vascular disease with President's Awards 0 None
2011-09-26 Seniors deeply concerned about Medicare, Medicaid future as 'super committee' decisions loom 0 None
2011-09-23 White House fact sheet on Global Health Security 0 None
2011-09-23 Vaccination must be part of response to cholera outbreak in Haiti 0 None
2011-09-23 Viewpoints: Concerns that AIDS fight is losing steam; Pharmacy choice bill is praised; Texas sex-ed policies questioned 0 None
2011-09-23 Roundup: Texas House Dems ask CMS to reject Medicaid waiver request; Jobs lost as Ariz. mental health Medicaid cuts kick in 0 None
2011-09-23 New poll reveals continued public confusion about health law, little faith in 'Super Committee' 0 None
2011-09-23 More funding for leishmaniasis treatment could save more lives in East African outbreak 0 None
2011-09-23 USAID, Aspen Institute, others announce commitment to address disabilities in Vietnam 0 None
2011-09-23 Fight against HIV losing momentum; Robust analysis needed to develop long-term strategy 0 None
2011-09-23 Is enough being done to fight child mortality? 0 None
2011-09-23 Gender discrimination a driving factor behind malnutrition in Nepal, experts say 0 None
2011-09-23 Examining alternatives to assessing Global Fund effectiveness 0 None
2011-09-23 Annual World Disasters Report focuses on hunger and malnutrition, highlights dichotomy between economic classes 0 None
2011-09-23 African Leaders Malaria Alliance launches malaria scorecard 0 None
2011-09-23 2M Pakistanis affected by diseases related to widespread flooding in southern region 0 None
2011-09-23 Health law legal action moves to D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals 0 None
2011-09-23 Funds awarded to improve maternal and child health with home visits 0 None
2011-09-23 Drug shortages fuel increases in cost of care, poor outcomes 0 None
2011-09-23 Capital BlueCross goes live with TriZetto's care management application 0 None
2011-09-23 'Super Committee' hears pleas to protect health program enrollees and providers 0 None
2011-09-23 FDA denies FOIA regarding Gilead Sciences' Truvada correspondence, AHF sues 0 None
2011-09-23 Bachmann, Perry wrestle over HPV issue 0 None
2011-09-23 Imaging cuts in deficit reduction proposal would restrict patient care, raise Medicare costs: ACR 0 None
2011-09-23 Consumer groups were among winners when HHS awarded insurance rate review grants 0 None
2011-09-23 CLASS Act future in doubt 0 None
2011-09-23 Medicare, health reform hot topics as Romney, Perry spar in GOP presidential debate 0 None
2011-09-23 State, private exchange developments attract attention 0 None
2011-09-23 Six ways to prevent coronary artery disease 0 3
2011-09-23 Complications requiring hospitalization after prostate biopsy rise: Study 0 5
2011-09-23 First Edition: September 23, 2011 0 None
2011-09-23 Role of email advice in patients with sexual problems 0 None
2011-09-23 DOJ faces strategic decisions in next steps on health law challenges 0 None
2011-09-23 Study: Torontonians want non-profit organizations to provide programs and services 0 None
2011-09-23 Senate committee approves FY12 foreign operations appropriations bill 0 None
2011-09-23 University of Chicago to create Bucksbaum Institute for Clinical Excellence 0 None
2011-09-23 Cutting foreign assistance funding might mean death for world's poor 0 None
2011-09-23 First Annual ACR Imaging Informatics Summit and Dose Monitoring Forum to be held from Nov. 3-4 0 None
2011-09-23 Commercial interests confound fight against NCDs, some experts say 0 None
2011-09-23 AARP launches ad campaign urging debt panel to steer clear of Medicare 0 None
2011-09-23 Wiley-Blackwell signs open access agreements with 3 European research organizations 0 None
2011-09-23 Global partnership accelerates progress in maternal, child health 0 None
2011-09-23 IFRC releases 2011 World Disaster Report 0 None
2011-09-23 Panel members at reproductive health forum discuss issue in development context 0 None
2011-09-23 National HIV/AIDS Strategy meeting to be held at UAB 0 None
2011-09-23 U.S. entities announce global smoke-free workplace challenge 0 None
2011-09-23 Young adults take advantage of health law, make gains in health coverage 0 None
2011-09-23 NYT: Ethics probe involves kidney transplant center, Rep. Berkley 0 None
2011-09-23 UHC honors University of Mississippi Health Care with Supplier Diversity Leadership Award 0 None
2011-09-23 Poll finds health industry 'not adequately prepared' to protect patients' digital records 0 None
2011-09-23 Lawmakers explore savings potential of Medicare extenders 0 None
2011-09-23 Project REACH to reduce risk of postpartum depression in adolescent mothers 0 None
2011-09-23 Mercer: Health insurance costs expected to rise next year — again 0 None
2011-09-23 Arizona's mental health budget cuts concern experts 0 None
2011-09-23 Longer looks: Breast cancer fundraising; treating autism 0 None
2011-09-23 BlueCross report examines national health care reform's impact on Tennessee 1 2
2011-09-23 Public health approach to reduce health harms from cannabis use 0 None
2011-09-23 State roundup: N.Y. to pay $5 million to end suit over autistic teen's death 0 None
2011-09-23 Tips for parents to keep their kids safe while traveling in the car 0 None
2011-09-23 Multi-donor program improves availability of essential medicines in Zimbabwe's public health sector 0 None
2011-09-23 PepsiCo, WFP, USAID announce partnership to increase chickpea production, address hunger in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-09-23 As Congress searches for health care savings, care coordination for dual eligibles may offer an opportunity 0 None
2011-09-23 Conference to explore how asset based approaches can enhance health among communities 0 None
2011-09-23 Twenty aid agencies issue open letter urging international community to change approach in Somalia 0 None
2011-09-23 UHC honors UC San Diego Health System with Quality Leadership Award 0 None
2011-09-23 Viewpoints: Ron Paul, USA Today on individual mandate; NYT's Greenhouse on court challenges to health law 1 None
2011-09-22 A million young adults step into health insurance cover 0 None
2011-09-22 U.N. meeting on NCDs concludes with pledges to fight chronic diseases 0 None
2011-09-22 First Edition: September 22, 2011 0 None
2011-09-22 Polio spreads from Pakistan to China; WHO warns of further spread 0 None
2011-09-22 Tips to fall-proof living environments for older adults 0 None
2011-09-22 President, party leaders offer 'super committee' conflicting advice 0 None
2011-09-22 Mass. hospitals oppose state penalties for preventable readmissions 0 None
2011-09-22 HealthWell Foundation introduces new lupus fund 0 None
2011-09-22 Critics complain about changes in mental health coverage in Iowa, Ariz. 0 None
2011-09-22 Caregivers under financial and emotional strain 0 None
2011-09-22 New Poll: 9 out of 10 Ontarians would support an investment in lung health 0 None
2011-09-22 Jefferson experts review most commonly used CAM practices for mood disorders 0 None
2011-09-22 Adolescents in higher density school networks more likely to initiate alcohol use 0 None
2011-09-22 State-federal tensions surround plans for health exchanges 0 None
2011-09-22 Children's Medical Center employees, volunteers and vendors to get free flu shots 0 None
2011-09-22 Looking at the bigger picture of corruption in India's health sector 0 None
2011-09-22 Vaccinating infants against rotavirus decreases health care use and treatment costs 0 None
2011-09-22 WHO mandated to lead global response against NCDs but funding lacking 0 None
2011-09-22 Health officials in Africa address NCDs in addition to HIV/AIDS epidemic 0 None
2011-09-22 UNFPA working to ensure health of future generations in Dadaab refugee camps 0 None
2011-09-22 Mayo Clinic to develop Global Smoke-Free Worksite Challenge 0 5
2011-09-22 Physician leader: Medical resident training should focus on cost-conscious care 0 None
2011-09-22 USAID launches 'FWD' campaign to raise awareness of famine, drought in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-09-22 MD Anderson professor wins 2011 Julie and Ben Rogers Award for Excellence in Prevention 0 None
2011-09-22 Leaders address nutrition on sidelines of U.N. NCD meeting 0 None
2011-09-22 Four insurers may help provide answers to health cost puzzle 0 None
2011-09-22 Addressing the exclusion of mental health from the MDGs 0 None
2011-09-22 Indian government responds to new avian flu outbreak 0 None
2011-09-22 'ResistanceMap' tracks antibiotic resistance online 0 None
2011-09-22 HSPH receives CDC grant to evaluate HIV combination prevention initiative in Botswana 0 None
2011-09-22 Rockefeller: 'Blended rate' proposal could be end of CHIP 0 None
2011-09-22 USA Today: Seniors key to fighting Medicare fraud 0 None
2011-09-22 Archbishop Tutu calls on Obama to lead the world in expansion of HIV treatment 0 None
2011-09-22 States get grants to aid rate-review efforts 0 None
2011-09-22 HHS spending bill stalled by House impasse 0 None
2011-09-22 Stanford Hospital & Clinics inaugurates new Brain Tumor Center 0 None
2011-09-22 Celebrating partnerships that lead to sustainable, locally managed HIV/AIDS response efforts 0 None
2011-09-22 Insurance commissioners plan to challenge efforts to extract more money from Medigap plans 0 None
2011-09-22 State roundup: Consumer advocates oppose Ga. request to ease rules on insurers' profits 0 None
2011-09-22 Sanofi-aventis sponsors People vs. Cancer initiative 0 None
2011-09-22 SAMHSA selects 11 organizations to receive 2011 Science and Service Awards 0 None
2011-09-22 Obama's deficit plan focuses on cutting health programs but not benefits; experts wonder how patients will fare 0 None
2011-09-22 U.N. calls for advancement on goal to save women and children; poorest countries, drug company contribute to fight 0 None
2011-09-22 New initiative for effective two-way communication between patients and clinicians 0 None
2011-09-22 Viewpoints: Progressives relish fight for 'shared sacrifice;' Desmond Tutu seeks to renew battle against HIV 0 None
2011-09-21 U.N. set to announce expansion of 'Every Woman Every Child' program 0 None
2011-09-21 'Science Speaks' interviews director of multilateral diplomacy at OGAC 0 None
2011-09-21 HHS publishes guidance for health exchange state partnership model 0 None
2011-09-21 Big monthly premium hikes likely next year for Medicare Rx plans 0 None
2011-09-21 First Edition: September 21, 2011 0 None
2011-09-21 Influential leaders hold high-level discussions on biomedical S&T initiatives 0 None
2011-09-21 Free public lecture to reveal new insights into brain cells linked with stroke, cerebral palsy 0 None
2011-09-21 Gothenburg researcher advises patients with acute low back pain to stay active 0 None
2011-09-21 Foreign Affairs examines history of negotiations on NCD political declaration 0 None
2011-09-21 MedPAC offers possible offsets for Medicare physician pay fix 0 None
2011-09-21 St. Jude Medical pledges $100,000 to support SIR Foundation's Discovery Campaign 0 None
2011-09-21 GOP presidential hopeful Rick Perry's record on women's health scrutinized 0 None
2011-09-21 U.S., WHO sign MOU to help nations support International Health Regulations 0 None
2011-09-21 Three reports evaluate global progress to meet MDGs 4 and 5 0 None
2011-09-21 World leaders should commit to closing health care worker gap 0 None
2011-09-21 New organ donation rules under consideration 0 None
2011-09-21 Pakistan officials move to contain dengue epidemic that has infected thousands 0 None
2011-09-21 UAB surgeons perform second toe-to-thumb transplant 0 5
2011-09-21 World leaders unanimously approve NCD political declaration 0 None
2011-09-21 AIDS 2012 CCC selects Turning The Tide Together as theme for XIX international conference 0 None
2011-09-21 Berson UV used to treat hospital wastewater prior to discharge 0 None
2011-09-21 Global health experts discuss curbing rise of NCDs at Washington Post live event 0 None
2011-09-21 Aetna supports mHealth diabetes initiative in India 0 None
2011-09-21 Polio in Pakistan prompts India to implement border crossing vaccination campaign 0 None
2011-09-21 Tips for recognizing stroke symptoms 0 None
2011-09-21 Obama budget plan includes $320 billion in Medicare, Medicaid cuts over 10 years 0 None
2011-09-21 Poor neighborhoods linked to higher risk of out-of-hospital cardiac deaths 0 None
2011-09-21 Major health insurers agree to supply health claims data to new academic institute 0 None
2011-09-21 UIC wins HRSA-MCHB grant to expand disabilities training program 0 None
2011-09-21 Viewpoints: Mixing politics and deficit cutting; transparency in health care; doctors' salaries 0 None
2011-09-21 Survey confirms low BPA exposure levels in food packaging 0 None
2011-09-21 Study examines long-term use of Standard Days Method among women 0 None
2011-09-21 Politics, posturing swirl around Obama plan 0 None
2011-09-21 Financial and political commitments to improve health of women and children 0 None
2011-09-21 Tips for parents to keep their family physically fit and healthy 0 None
2011-09-21 Report warns against shifting funding, prevention efforts away from countries successful in malaria fight 0 None
2011-09-21 Kansas Medicaid 'imperiled,' says Lt. Governor; audit finds La. Medicaid providers received improper payments 0 None
2011-09-21 Roundup: HIPAA enforcement; Brownback blasted for rejecting federal grant; nurses strike in Calif. 0 None
2011-09-21 HIMSS Asia Pac’11 focuses on eHealth records 0 None
2011-09-20 Innovative University of Surrey graduate start-up company wins Technology Strategy Board grant to drive NHS cost savings 0 None
2011-09-20 Many still find insurance unaffordable and employer-sponsored insurance unavailable 0 None
2011-09-20 First Edition: September 20, 2011 0 None
2011-09-20 Common symptoms of pediatric feeding disorder 0 None
2011-09-20 Trauma patients more likely to die at hospitals serving predominantly minority populations 0 None
2011-09-20 IQL conference explores development of ACO model 0 None
2011-09-20 Intervention policies could reduce death rate for cardiovascular disease by up to 50% 0 None
2011-09-20 NC researchers proposes health-based approach to identify groups at high risk of genocide 0 3
2011-09-20 UBC Graduate School of Journalism launches 'The Pain Project' site 0 None
2011-09-20 Children with false-positive screening results do not have more health care visits 0 None
2011-09-20 Centrifuge releases new version of Visual Network Analytics solution 0 None
2011-09-20 Walnuts improve inferential reasoning skills among students 0 None
2011-09-20 Medication non-adherence interventions should be based on personal systems approach 0 None
2011-09-20 ERWW PR forms Health Buzz Group 0 None
2011-09-20 Leverage mobile technology and social networking to strengthen health systems 0 None
2011-09-20 Cardiff develops simple and effective wound test that could save NHS millions 0 None
2011-09-20 Global trade negotiations must consider inequalities in access to medicines 0 None
2011-09-20 LUHS Emergency Department Nurse Manager receives Patriotic Employer Award 0 None
2011-09-20 New York Times examines possible entry into global market of generic drugs for NCDs 0 None
2011-09-20 WHO, WEF reports examine cost of treating and preventing, economic burden of NCDs 0 None
2011-09-20 Giving up smoking can restore everyday memory 0 None
2011-09-20 Independent panel calls for stronger financial safeguards for Global Fund 0 None
2011-09-20 'ScienceSpeaks' interviews director of technical leadership at OGAC 0 None
2011-09-20 NCD draft declaration lacks specific targets, calls for nations to adopt recommendations for reducing chronic disease deaths 0 None
2011-09-20 AMGA presents 2011 Acclaim Award to Geisinger Health System 0 None
2011-09-20 European Commissioner for Health launches phase two of anti-smoking campaign 0 None
2011-09-20 NYU Langone creates new Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health in New York City 0 4
2011-09-20 Many parents turn their child's car seat to face forward before the age of two 0 None
2011-09-20 Simple checklist to help the whole family excel in nutritional basics 0 None
2011-09-20 Ad Council, USAID partner to launch FWD awareness campaign 0 None
2011-09-20 Study finds high prevalence of cigar use among young adults and minorities 0 None
2011-09-20 Obama's debt-reduction plan: $3 trillion in savings; changes to Medicare, Medicaid less aggressive than previously considered 0 None
2011-09-20 Common misconceptions about Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-09-20 Study explores differences in referral decisions between primary care and specialist physicians 0 None
2011-09-20 Neurocritical Care Society announces comprehensive set of guidelines on brain aneurysms 0 None
2011-09-20 Roundup: Calif. woman's death at nursing home probed; Minn. orders counseling before patients get long-term care 0 None
2011-09-20 ACR launches Simple Tasks campaign to raise awareness on rheumatic diseases 0 None
2011-09-20 CMA announces winners of Canada's premier health journalism awards 0 None
2011-09-20 GlobalPost examines GHI in Kenya 0 None
2011-09-20 Mammography rates among immigrant women remain lower than the native-born 0 None
2011-09-20 Viewpoints: Controlling entitlement spending; irrationality of bashing health overhaul; need for changes to state workers' benefits; Va. abortion rules 0 None
2011-09-19 Nursing a direction on policy 0 None
2011-09-19 No room for Medicare patients 0 None
2011-09-19 Feds OK Mich. request to reduce premium costs for state's pre-existing condition insurance plan 0 None
2011-09-19 More time in front of TV linked to increased consumption of unhealthy snacks, drinks 0 None
2011-09-19 Republican candidates are unabashed in opposition to 'Obamacare' but stay quiet on Medicare's drug plan 0 None
2011-09-19 Phytel launches new suite of automated care management solutions 0 None
2011-09-19 Propublica: Docs appear to avoid penalties, sanctions in suits against medical drug and device companies 0 None
2011-09-19 MUHC orders GlobalMed TotalExam 2 Examination Cameras for Québec telemedicine program 0 None
2011-09-19 New wave of disabilities strains school's resources for children with special needs 0 None
2011-09-19 Emergency health workers: A strategy to prevent health problems 0 None
2011-09-19 Prevalence of diabetes increases 30% over last four years in urban India 0 None
2011-09-19 Mayo Clinic recruits patients in Texas; Ga. hospitals' building boom 0 None
2011-09-19 'Super committee' members have received $1.6 million from 'bundlers' 0 None
2011-09-19 St. Mary Medical Center, IMD enter agreement to implement Kidshape 2.0 program in Pennsylvania 0 None
2011-09-19 Cigna launches national ad campaign geared to individual insurance consumers 0 None
2011-09-19 First Edition: September 19, 2011 0 None
2011-09-19 SuccessEHS acquires MediaDent EDR and Dental Imaging solution 0 None
2011-09-19 LTCFP: Long-term care insurance could be cheaper than do-it-yourself caregiving 0 None
2011-09-19 Patients allege doctors fail to properly explain risks of complications 0 None
2011-09-19 ESMO honors three medical oncologists for cancer care and research 0 None
2011-09-19 UMF sponsors second annual Hygiene Specialist Excellence award 0 None
2011-09-19 Nutracheck launches UK's first weight loss App 0 None
2011-09-19 ESC urges European heads of state to prevent chronic non-communicable diseases 0 None
2011-09-19 Impact of Great Recession on low-income older workers 0 None
2011-09-19 VA sponsors National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic 0 None
2011-09-19 HFSA scientific meeting to discuss long-term management care for LVAD patients 0 None
2011-09-19 CP, Children's Wish raise $90,000 through Heritage train public ticket sales 0 None
2011-09-19 Safety tips to prevent unintentional pediatric medication poisonings 0 None
2011-09-19 UAW says new pact with GM preserves health benefits 0 None
2011-09-19 ACC cardiologist to address the United Nations Summit on Non-Communicable Diseases 0 None
2011-09-19 Red Cross urges Canadians to contribute for matching program 0 None
2011-09-19 Obama deficit plan to have cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and a tax hike for millionaires 0 None
2011-09-17 Increase in hospital births helps lower neonatal mortality rate in China, study says 0 None
2011-09-17 Roundup: San Diego launches new HIV testing effort; Study finds economy hurt by Mass. health law; Texas schools turning to safe sex curriculum 0 None
2011-09-17 Emergency mosquito control operations in flood affected Pennsylvania counties 0 None
2011-09-17 New York Times examines international response to Somali famine 0 None
2011-09-17 MedPAC prepares 'doc fix' proposal with full cost offset 0 None
2011-09-17 VA extends retroactive traumatic injury benefits to Servicemembers 1 None
2011-09-17 Research roundup: Personalized info helps consumer decision-making; Racial disparities in knee replacement 0 None
2011-09-17 Medicaid officials push Florida to improve patient care, reach agreement 'in principle' with Texas 0 None
2011-09-17 MedPAC recommendations may jeopardize access to care: ACS 0 None
2011-09-17 List of top-performing hospitals includes small and rural hospitals 0 None
2011-09-17 Power wheelchairs are not 'government waste', they give freedom and independence to people with disabilities 0 None
2011-09-17 Chad faces food security and health challenges, but opportunity exists for improvement, U.N. official says 0 None
2011-09-17 An evening of grace and glamour to benefit people living with HIV/AIDS in Orange County 0 None
2011-09-17 Prevention is global health community's greatest challenge in fight against chronic diseases 0 None
2011-09-17 Congressional cuts to global health R&D spending would hinder preparations for new pandemic threats 0 None
2011-09-17 UK taxpayers may bail out failing NHS hospitals in a £5 billion rescue mission 0 None
2011-09-17 Perry attacks Romney on Mass. health plan, similarities to Obama 0 None
2011-09-17 MedPAC proposal for additional reimbursement cuts to clinical laboratories are unsustainable: ACLA 0 None
2011-09-17 Blue Cross plans push HHS to release regs by early 2012 0 None
2011-09-17 CLASS Act criticism continues, but new report sees 'fixes' 0 None
2011-09-17 U.N. expresses concern over flooding in Pakistan; UNICEF says 2.5M children affected 0 None
2011-09-17 IHA introduces 'Value Based Pay for Performance' to assure physician accountability 0 None
2011-09-17 Christiana Care Health System named to 2011 InformationWeek 500 0 None
2011-09-17 Public health organizations fear industries may manipulate outcomes of U.N. summit on NCDs 0 None
2011-09-17 Plans for new hospital outside Detroit raise questions 0 None
2011-09-17 Medicare Advantage premiums to fall 4% in 2012 0 None
2011-09-17 Case Western Reserve awarded $11.3M to establish gastrointestinal cancer research center 0 None
2011-09-17 Supplement in USA Today highlights global NTD eradication efforts 0 None
2011-09-17 ZocDoc launches in Boston region 0 1
2011-09-17 Leaders should push for more frontline health workers 0 None
2011-09-17 MedPAC 'doc fix' could undermine seniors' care, jeopardize local jobs, and destabilize key health sector 0 None
2011-09-17 House Republicans launch new attacks on health law regulations 0 None
2011-09-17 Deficit panel moves deliberations behind closed doors 0 None
2011-09-17 Bayonne Medical Center resolves outstanding issues with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield 0 None
2011-09-17 Afghanistan facing challenges in effort to eradicate polio by end of 2012 0 None
2011-09-17 House members launch first-ever bipartisan Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus 0 None
2011-09-17 Funding for international family planning programs critical for reproductive health efforts 0 None
2011-09-17 Viewpoints: Support for HPV vaccinations; Compassion and GOP debates 0 None
2011-09-17 The 4th annual National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day takes place on September 18 0 None
2011-09-16 NHS hospitals in their current form are failing and need to “change or disappear completely”: Report 0 None
2011-09-16 Midwife shortages across UK 0 None
2011-09-16 Two reports reveal sad state of affairs in some UK hospitals 0 None
2011-09-16 Georgia reminds adults to get vaccinated 0 1
2011-09-16 Simple strategies prevent bloodstream infections and save hundreds of patient lives 0 None
2011-09-16 Advocates ramp up efforts to protect Medicaid from 'super committee' trims 0 None
2011-09-16 Policies needed to prepare individuals, society for earlier diagnosis and high risk of Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-09-16 Scientists, policymakers meet to present recent AIDS vaccine developments 0 None
2011-09-16 Cydcor raises over $150,000 for Operation Smile 0 None
2011-09-16 First Edition: September 16, 2011 0 None
2011-09-16 Life Technologies praises Obama's signing of the America Invents Act 0 None
2011-09-16 India sees increase in malaria deaths despite global decline reported by WHO 0 None
2011-09-16 PEPFAR shows how working across 'political spectrum' can prove successful 0 None
2011-09-16 CHAM experts available to discuss variety of back-to-school issues 0 None
2011-09-16 Report urges integrated aid approach to tackle poverty, disease 0 None
2011-09-16 Canadian Research Chair in e-Health looks at the creation of PUMFs for broader data sharing 0 None
2011-09-16 Democrats hold on to Medicare message despite special election losses 0 None
2011-09-16 Calif. and Texas face big challenges, take different health reform approaches 0 None
2011-09-16 Nation's battle against tobacco use reduces smoking rates, lung cancer: CDC report 0 None
2011-09-16 PEPFAR announces $45M, four-year initiative to study combination HIV prevention 0 None
2011-09-16 Study shows increase in pediatric medication poisoning 0 None
2011-09-16 Appeals court to take up Ariz. Medicaid challenge 0 None
2011-09-16 Reading between the lines: As poor get poorer, their health is at greater risk 0 None
2011-09-16 Health CEOs urge deficit panel to raise Medicare's eligibility age 0 None
2011-09-16 Unlikely coalition launches effort to aid enrollment of people without insurance 0 None
2011-09-16 Medicare Advantage premiums to go down next year: HHS 0 None
2011-09-16 'Super committee' moves behind closed doors; public confidence in Washington at stake 0 None
2011-09-16 New report finds improvements in hospital performance 0 None
2011-09-16 U.S. HIV/AIDS policy and funding should be guided by science, policy statement recommends 0 None
2011-09-16 Obama deficit-reduction plan details emerging 0 None
2011-09-16 Viewpoints: NY Times on uninsured; Wilensky's 'sobering reflection'; caring for aging parents 0 None
2011-09-16 Bachmann, Perry embroiled in HPV fracas 0 None
2011-09-16 TCT to showcase major scientific research breakthroughs in cardiovascular medicine 0 None
2011-09-16 In Md., hospital stay costs rise; VA hospital in Calif. revamps to meet needs of female vets 0 None
2011-09-16 GSA's two forthcoming publications focus on pain relief and medication for seniors 0 None
2011-09-16 State roundup: Mich. Gov. releases health plan 0 None
2011-09-16 St. Jude Medical to again participate in Asia-Pacific Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session 0 None
2011-09-16 Longer looks: Fighting antibiotic resistance; a health care arms race video; the HVP debate 0 None
2011-09-16 Global child mortality rate is shrinking, but not enough to reach MDG, UNICEF/WHO report says 0 None
2011-09-16 Symposium to raise awareness on post-infectious neurological syndromes 0 None
2011-09-16 Practice Research Award winner describes research to support pharmacist prescribing services 0 None
2011-09-16 Number of breast, cervical cancer cases rose significantly over past 30 years, global study says 0 None
2011-09-16 Cancer information on wiki similar in accuracy as peer-reviewed site 0 None
2011-09-16 Women urged to use clinics for birthing, family planning counseling in refugee camps along Somalia-Kenya border 0 None
2011-09-16 Experts urge women to recognize warning signs of ovarian cancer, receive appropriate screenings 0 None
2011-09-16 Scientists to develop 'Facebook Light' for dementia patients 0 None
2011-09-16 GSM signal from mobile phones suppresses glucose metabolism in brain 0 None
2011-09-16 New GE healthymagination initiative aims to improve cancer innovation and care 0 None
2011-09-16 Mich. launches program to fight childhood obesity; hospitals in Minn., Wis. make changes to serve overweight patients 0 None
2011-09-15 World's first permanent food safety lab opens 0 None
2011-09-15 GOP debate audience's reaction to treating uninsured sparks controversy 0 None
2011-09-15 Gates Foundation names Novartis AG executive to head global health program 0 None
2011-09-15 First Edition: September 15, 2011 0 None
2011-09-15 Study reveals correlation between suicide risk and number of convictions 0 None
2011-09-15 Survey: State Medicaid programs increasingly reliant on managed care 0 None
2011-09-15 Census data trigger discussion about nation's uninsured population 0 None
2011-09-15 Perry's HPV vaccine order still resonating, health officials slam Bachmann 0 None
2011-09-15 Kenya's Tenwek Hospital receives Aquilion 4 CT system as donation from Toshiba 0 None
2011-09-15 Integrated health, education and water/sanitation programs can defeat disease and poverty 0 None
2011-09-15 New Johns Hopkins building with healing environment can improve patients' state of mind 0 None
2011-09-15 FDA creates Coordinated Outbreak Response and Evaluation Network 0 None
2011-09-15 Effect of campus smoking ban on college students' smoking behaviors, attitudes 1 None
2011-09-15 Suicidal teens are not likely to get mental healthcare they need 0 None
2011-09-15 CHK Nutrition, NeuroResearch Clinics sign consent to halt sale of unapproved amino-acid products 1 4.5
2011-09-15 ITA president hosts International Small Bowel Transplant Symposium 0 None
2011-09-15 Obama's jobs bill pay-for: Taxing health benefits of the wealthy 0 None
2011-09-15 Medical providers should continue to encourage traditional smoking cessation methods 0 None
2011-09-15 E.U. announces launch of 126M Euro program to fight AIDS, TB in South Africa 0 None
2011-09-15 Navigating Cancer receives ONC-ATCB certification for Patient Engagement Portal 0 None
2011-09-15 HHS closes off public access to National Practitioner Data Bank 0 None
2011-09-15 Administration steps up focus on improper health care payments 0 None
2011-09-15 Eli Lilly announces $30M, five-year commitment to fight NCDs in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-15 Roche, Uppsala BIO partner for new open innovation program 0 None
2011-09-15 WHO releases global status report on NCDs calling chronic diseases world's leading killer 0 None
2011-09-15 American photographer releases book on women's journey through pregnancy 0 None
2011-09-15 Pakistan's Punjab province reports growing dengue outbreak 0 None
2011-09-15 U.K. Coalition against NTDs officially launched in London 0 None
2011-09-15 Lack of communication between diabetes patients and physicians around hypoglycaemia: Survey 0 None
2011-09-15 Health industry, insurers launch coalition to sign up uninsured 0 None
2011-09-15 Fighting NCDs can be achieved with low-cost interventions 0 None
2011-09-15 USAID releases new issue of frontlines 0 None
2011-09-15 Small nursing homes for people with dementia provide good quality care, domestic environment 0 None
2011-09-15 Presidential Commission report calls 1940s STD experiments in Guatemala 'gross violations of ethics' 0 None
2011-09-15 Telestroke appears to be cost-effective for rural hospitals 0 None
2011-09-15 Differences in lifestyle, tumor genetics linked to head and neck cancer in African Americans 0 None
2011-09-15 Consensus panel calls for specialized nutrition therapy to manage obesity 0 None
2011-09-15 WHO warns drug-resistant TB spreading in Europe at 'alarming' rate, releases plan to fight disease 0 None
2011-09-15 The value of work-based wellness programs 0 None
2011-09-15 Without action to curb antibiotic resistance, some diseases may once again become untreatable 0 None
2011-09-15 UIC researchers to conduct study on televised drug commercials 0 None
2011-09-15 Gender disparities in developing countries relatively small at birth but grow in adolescence, UNICEF report says 0 None
2011-09-15 New concepts and approaches in health care quality improvement 0 None
2011-09-15 Pennsylvania district court judge strikes down mandate 0 None
2011-09-15 Major UK retailers, Liverpool scientists partner to reduce incidence of food poisoning 0 None
2011-09-15 NASW sponsors 2011 Science in Society Journalism Awards 0 None
2011-09-15 Viewpoints: Shredding Bachmann's vaccine argument; 'super' or 'stupor' committee; Bennet on outmoded drug safety rules 0 None
2011-09-15 Psychological stress of racial discrimination may contribute to health disparities 0 None
2011-09-15 P3 survey: 44% of U.S. patients receive inadequate relief of moderate-to-severe acute pain 0 None
2011-09-15 Toyota, WSU team up to work on projects for TEMA's safety research center 0 None
2011-09-15 Debt panel sets to work amidst challenging economic picture 0 None
2011-09-15 MSU professor uses federal grant to help overcome disparities among health, medical researchers 0 None
2011-09-15 Roundup: Major Mass. health system, insurer near reimbursement deal; HHS funds Planned Parenthood in N.H.; 10 Iowa towns to get healthy 0 None
2011-09-14 Patient – clinician tensions avoidable: Interdisciplinary approach needed to improve patient outcomes 0 None
2011-09-14 Novo Nordisk announces free diabetes educational e-book series 0 2
2011-09-14 UMA introduces new healthcare education and career resource center 0 None
2011-09-14 First Edition: September 14, 2011 0 None
2011-09-14 Sanford-Burnham and Scripps Health enter joint translational medicine effort 0 None
2011-09-14 Obama administration drafts Alzheimer's plan; Caregivers urge help to stay afloat 0 None
2011-09-14 Candidates in Monday's GOP debate clash on health reform, Medicare, vaccines 0 None
2011-09-14 Ariz. abortion curbs go into effect; Miss. voters consider plan to limit abortions 0 None
2011-09-14 U.S. support to Haiti in wake of ongoing cholera epidemic 'remains unfailing' 0 None
2011-09-14 Eli Lilly announces $30M commitment to fight NCDs in developing nations 0 None
2011-09-14 Sleeping less than nine hours affects children's academic skills 0 None
2011-09-14 Number of global malaria deaths fell by one-fifth over past decade, RBM report says 0 None
2011-09-14 Older women uncomfortable about seeking sexual health information 0 None
2011-09-14 Berwick offers hopeful prediction: The launch of 'pioneer' ACOs by end of year 0 None
2011-09-14 Ghana health official urges media to help change negative perceptions about pregnancy 0 None
2011-09-14 Famine in Somalia testing advancements in coordination of care, food aid 0 None
2011-09-14 Opinion pieces, editorial address ongoing hunger crisis in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-09-14 Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir avoids grim AIDS predictions 0 None
2011-09-14 Heavy rains, flooding exacerbating cholera epidemic in West and Central African countries 0 None
2011-09-14 Council on Foreign Affairs backgrounder examines global action on NCDs 0 None
2011-09-14 Researchers at South Korean lab make advance in fight against neglected tropical diseases 0 None
2011-09-14 IDF, Albert Einstein College of Medicine to host Global Diabetes Symposium 0 None
2011-09-14 AP: Working-age people losing ground on health coverage 0 None
2011-09-14 Rwanda to treat HIV-positive people in discordant relationships as soon as they test positive 0 None
2011-09-14 EMBL, five countries sign ELIXIR's Memorandum of Understanding 0 None
2011-09-14 U-M selects new integration technology for its children and women's hospitals 0 None
2011-09-14 Video: Ron Paul, Romney, Perry, Bachmann on personal health care responsibility, reform law 1 None
2011-09-14 Walgreens, MDA team up to offer free seasonal flu shots 0 None
2011-09-14 Suicidal teens not getting needed mental healthcare 0 None
2011-09-14 African American patients more likely to receive replacement surgery in low-quality hospitals 0 None
2011-09-14 Viewpoints: Medicare bigger problem than social security; N.Y.'s long term care 'bad grade' 0 None
2011-09-14 Survey highlights need for better diabetes treatment guidelines 0 None
2011-09-14 U.S. Trade Representative issues white paper regarding trans-pacific partnership and access to medicines 0 None
2011-09-14 Real-life health risks of outbreak portrayed in the movie 'Contagion' 0 None
2011-09-14 Gottlieb allergist issues high mold air alert for the Midwest 0 None
2011-09-14 Roundup: N.J. Governor opts not to cut Medicaid rolls; Seattle council mandates sick leave 0 None
2011-09-14 Mary Ann Liebert launches 'Human Gene Therapy Methods' journal 0 None
2011-09-14 Spices boost broccoli's power to fight cancer 0 None
2011-09-14 Consumer concern about food safety declines 0 None
2011-09-14 CBO: Medicaid, health sector likely to fare better with trigger cuts then with 'super committee' trims 0 None
2011-09-14 Underground storage of CO2 does not threaten human health 0 None
2011-09-14 Update to federally mandated system significantly expands number of diagnostic codes used by health care providers 0 None
2011-09-14 Practical NCD guide for everyone to improve their health 0 None
2011-09-14 ACP offers menu of options to reduce health care spending and promote high-value care 0 None
2011-09-14 USU, HJF to host 'The TBI Spectrum' symposium on Sept. 22 0 None
2011-09-14 U.S. officials step up enforcement of 'responsible corporate officer doctrine' to pursue violations of federal food and drug laws 0 None
2011-09-13 Data on veterans affairs hospitals shows high rates of readmissions 0 None
2011-09-13 IBM's Watson supercomputer and WellPoint working towards computerized access to records and diagnoses 1 None
2011-09-13 Rehabilitation the ‘great missing link’ in the healthcare system Leading physicians convene in Brisbane today 0 None
2011-09-13 UVA to launch Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center in early October 0 None
2011-09-13 More pediatric subspecialists entering private practice could mean fewer at academic centers 0 None
2011-09-13 House Research Institute launches hearing loss awareness campaign 0 None
2011-09-13 Open Access publishing likely to become preferred option for cancer researchers 0 None
2011-09-13 U.N. agencies, Pakistan government launch rapid needs assessment, provide aid in flood-affected regions 0 None
2011-09-13 ADI releases World Alzheimer Report 2011 0 None
2011-09-13 Rep. Berman unveils discussion draft of Global Partnerships Act of 2011 aimed at foreign aid reform 0 None
2011-09-13 George W. Bush Institute forms public-private partnership to combat cervical, breast cancers in developing world 0 None
2011-09-13 AHF rolls out new national television ad campaign to address national AIDS drug crisis 0 None
2011-09-13 Cancer prevention tips for men at every stage of life 0 None
2011-09-13 Viewpoints: Burgess, Clancy and others on hospital infections; state health exchanges causing controversy 0 None
2011-09-13 New contraceptive website for young women 0 None
2011-09-13 ASGE Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program honors 21 endoscopy units for safety and quality 0 None
2011-09-13 Higher flu vaccination rates for health care personnel can reduce threat of outbreak 0 None
2011-09-13 Largest cardiology conference in Latin America 0 None
2011-09-13 Roundup: Ga. rejects rule to curb dental hygienists' work; Ohio high-risk pool faces higher than expected costs 0 None
2011-09-12 Cytta completes first client deployment of remote medical monitoring system 0 None
2011-09-12 Marquette General Health System joins Premier healthcare alliance 0 None
2011-09-12 Government funding crisis in Swaziland disrupts supply of HIV/AIDS supplies 0 None
2011-09-12 Risks of infectious disease outbreak portrayed in the film 'Contagion' are 'very real' 0 None
2011-09-12 CHRISTUS Health renews Spend and Clinical Resource Management relationship with MedAssets 0 None
2011-09-12 Pressure on 'super committee' to 'go big' mounts as usual budget-cutting options are explored 0 None
2011-09-12 CO-OPs, ACOs in the news 0 None
2011-09-12 Premier healthcare alliance awards new agreements for conventional film, dry media and printers 0 None
2011-09-12 Researchers investigate impact of physician financial incentives 0 None
2011-09-12 Transcendental Meditation practice reduces health care costs 0 5
2011-09-12 Exposure to 'white' LED light suppresses melatonin production 0 5
2011-09-12 Will Obama jobs plan undercut health sector's jobs growth? 0 None
2011-09-12 Capsules: Private Medicare plans grow despite health law cuts 0 None
2011-09-12 First Edition: September 12, 2011 0 None
2011-09-12 CEO Roundtable on Cancer bestows Gold Standard accreditation to Memorial Sloan-Kettering 0 None
2011-09-12 North Clinic to implement eClinicalWorks EHR solution 0 None
2011-09-12 Rug Doctor launches new Anti-Allergen Carpet Cleaner 0 None
2011-09-12 ARC chooses Elsevier's SciVerse Scopus database for ERA 2012 0 None
2011-09-12 Tenet Healthcare refines 2011 Outlook for Adjusted EBITDA 0 None
2011-09-12 Study indicates need for antivenoms and better health-care services in Africa 0 None
2011-09-12 Decision Innovations to improve quality, patient satisfaction and financial outcomes of hospitals 0 None
2011-09-12 ASTMH annual meeting to explore latest research on infectious diseases 0 None
2011-09-12 JHUSON nursing research news 0 None
2011-09-12 Pew Health Group to ensure safety of U.S. drug supply 0 None
2011-09-12 Huge economic, social and personal burden of AF-related strokes across Latin America 0 None
2011-09-12 Work intensity of physicians across several specialties is fairly equal: Study 0 None
2011-09-12 The importance of safe drinking water in Haiti's ongoing post-earthquake recovery efforts 0 1
2011-09-12 Lung cancer patients treated in high safety-net burden facilities less likely to undergo surgery 0 None
2011-09-12 Residents of Pakistan’s tribal areas face dangerous obstacles to access HIV/AIDS treatment 0 None
2011-09-12 Haiti's cholera epidemic, the hemisphere's worst in decades, neglected by international community 0 None
2011-09-12 GOP contentiousness on Medicare, health law to emerge in Monday debate 0 None
2011-09-12 Taiwan residents to receive two month free access to The Cochrane Library 0 None
2011-09-12 Access to lifesaving generic medicines threatened by U.S. trade pact 0 None
2011-09-12 Study: Regional differences exist in treatment of patients with acute cerebral infarction 0 None
2011-09-12 Australian scientists create iron-rich 'super rice' 0 None
2011-09-12 Former president of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, on the importance of family planning as global population approaches 7 billion 0 None
2011-09-09 Research roundup: U.S. doctors' pay exceeds foreign counterparts; Medicare Advantage prevents some hospitalizations 0 None
2011-09-09 Roundup: Scott's plan stalls to outsource Fla. prison health care; Calif. Blue Shield begins issuing credits after profit cap 0 None
2011-09-09 Stanford Hospital medical records data posted on public website, now removed 0 5
2011-09-09 State-by-state scorecard shows which states are best at long-term care support 0 None
2011-09-09 Viewpoints: 4th Circuit decision; Advice for the FDA; Docs and the AMA 0 None
2011-09-09 Preventive benefits, exchanges and coverage options: A catch-all of health law implementation news 0 None
2011-09-09 Chemical biology researchers to meet at Scientific Oktoberfest in München 0 None
2011-09-09 Obama would pay jobs plan tab with Medicare, Medicaid cuts and tax hikes 0 None
2011-09-09 LA Times: Gov. Perry and Texas' struggling health care system 0 None
2011-09-09 In deficit reduction debate, some stakeholders point to Medicare 0 None
2011-09-09 Health law gains win as court blocks two legal challenges 0 None
2011-09-09 AARP strategist moves on to health care coalition 0 None
2011-09-09 SAMHSA awards new grants to behavioral health systems serving American Indian/Alaskan Native communities 0 None
2011-09-09 Deficit reduction, entitlement programs become key buzz words as debt panel sets to work 0 None
2011-09-09 U.N. member states must face health, economic impacts of NCDs 0 None
2011-09-09 Rich countries watering down NCD commitments to appease multinational companies 0 None
2011-09-09 'Super committee' faces big challenges, lots of input from stakeholders 0 None
2011-09-09 NYC REACH selects Criterions EHR as partner company 0 None
2011-09-09 Cochrane review studies quality-oriented payment models 0 None
2011-09-09 Impact of 9/11 still affects Americans: Harris Interactive/HealthDay poll 0 None
2011-09-09 Docs' group pushes for changes to Medicare payment setting panel 0 None
2011-09-09 Lift restrictions on abortion under Helms amendment as applied to rape victims 0 None
2011-09-09 Zimmer supports GEANCO's orthopaedic mission to Nigeria 0 3
2011-09-09 First Edition: September 9, 2011 0 None
2011-09-09 AstraZeneca Canada introduces new NEXIUM Patient Support program 6 2
2011-09-09 African countries see slow progress in reducing maternal mortality to achieve MDG 5 0 None
2011-09-09 Einstein led consortium to spearhead Central Africa International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS 0 None
2011-09-09 U.N. member states reach tentative agreement on NCD declaration 0 None
2011-09-09 Duties, role of clinical laboratory microbiologists could change significantly in the future 0 None
2011-09-09 Global Fund facility offering subsidized malaria drugs 'could do more harm than good' 0 None
2011-09-09 Washington Post examines conditions within Mogadishu hospital 0 None
2011-09-09 Health law subject to attack during GOP presidential debate 0 None
2011-09-09 Cholera epidemics spread through West and Central Africa affecting tens of thousands, OCHA reports 0 None
2011-09-09 Studies find health care costs rose while providers profited 0 None
2011-09-09 New physician training hour limits could be expensive for U.S teaching hospitals 0 None
2011-09-09 Seniors, Medicare drug coverage and the doughnut hole 0 None
2011-09-09 State roundup: Calif. hospitals fined for errors; Va. dental health concerns 0 None
2011-09-09 National Research Council releases new report on role of health impact assessment 0 None
2011-09-09 Longer looks: Unknowns in sports medicine; shackling pregnant prisoners 0 None
2011-09-09 ASTRO, Cancer Support Community Greater Miami partner to raise awareness on survivorship issues 0 None
2011-09-09 Neurosurgery creates new online collection of recent papers on sports concussions 0 5
2011-09-09 4th Circuit appeals court dismisses Virginia, Liberty University challenges to health law 0 None
2011-09-09 UC research: Physicians report similar degrees of work intensity 0 None
2011-09-09 Family planning, contraceptives a national priority for saving women's lives, U.N. meeting participants say 0 None
2011-09-09 SAMHSA survey finds increase in use of illicit drugs among Americans between 2008-2010 0 None
2011-09-09 Medicare fraud dragnet snares 91 nationwide 0 None
2011-09-09 InnoCentive, JDRF announce $100,000 Challenge to uncover solutions for insulin-dependent diabetes 0 None
2011-09-09 Health research spending accounted for only 5.5% during 2010 0 None
2011-09-09 As Obama readies jobs plan, health sector leads pack 0 None
2011-09-09 Mary Ann Liebert launches Games for Health Industry Insider 0 None
2011-09-09 Transitioning lead responsibilities from U.S. to South Africa in the countries' partnership against HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-09-09 Weight Watchers more effective alternative to primary care for obese adults 0 None
2011-09-09 UMHS named one of Metropolitan Detroit's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For 0 None
2011-09-09 Viewpoints: Lessons from Massachusetts?; FTC and ACOs; Arizona partner benefits 0 None
2011-09-09 HJF selects three promising USU doctoral students to receive 2011-12 fellowships 0 None
2011-09-09 Wrapping cigarettes in plain packaging helps remove appeal of smoking 0 None
2011-09-09 Human Rights Watch report says foreign aid indirectly supporting forced labor in Vietnam's drug rehabilitation centers 0 None
2011-09-08 Medicare fraud investigation nets 91 offenders 0 None
2011-09-08 First Edition: September 8, 2011 0 None
2011-09-08 Rwandan health ministry campaign promotes vasectomy for family planning 0 None
2011-09-08 Sweating the details: Health reform supporters fret over HHS rules 0 None
2011-09-08 HRSA announces $5.1M in awards as part of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program 0 None
2011-09-08 Proposed federal requirement for contraceptives drawing some fire 0 None
2011-09-08 IFT: Deciphering lot codes and food expiration dates on food products 0 None
2011-09-08 New studies on breast cancer screening, treatment and survival 0 None
2011-09-08 Legal, ethical and cultural barriers to child organ donations 0 3
2011-09-08 CDC chooses PHI's CHLP for new national leadership development program 0 None
2011-09-08 Theraplex unveils new line of aesthetics skin care products 0 None
2011-09-08 Study confirms low income couples have negative impact on marital quality 0 None
2011-09-08 Parental safety concerns may prevent children from getting good exercise 0 None
2011-09-08 Increased consolidation among health plans linked to reduced hospital costs 0 None
2011-09-08 Naturopathic medicine helps reduce doctors' use of prescription drugs 0 None
2011-09-08 CDC reports slight drop in smoking; tick worries blood experts 0 None
2011-09-08 DotWell partners with INX to implement Cisco VoIP phone and voicemail solution 0 None
2011-09-08 U.S. calls for 'unfettered' access to provide humanitarian assistance to 4M Somalis 0 None
2011-09-08 FTC seeks more details on drug company deal 0 None
2011-09-08 Hasbro Children's Hospital joins Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network 0 None
2011-09-08 MSTAR Program fosters interest in geriatric medicine and research 0 None
2011-09-08 Potential budget cuts threaten U.S. diplomacy and development aid, Reuters reports 0 None
2011-09-08 Suit accuses generic drugmakers of overcharging Medicaid 0 None
2011-09-08 Med schools lack curriculm on gay health, survey finds 0 None
2011-09-08 HSPH receives Gates Foundation grant to improve maternal health in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-08 Attention focuses on 'super committee' and Medicare 0 None
2011-09-08 Republican lawmakers discuss Medicare, autism spending 0 None
2011-09-08 Building up public sector in Haiti key to controlling cholera 0 None
2011-09-08 HHS finds more than 30,000 health record breaches 0 None
2011-09-08 Capsules: Deficit hawk or dove? Enzi's autism stance 0 None
2011-09-08 In releasing economic plans, Romney vows to roll back health law on Inauguration Day 0 None
2011-09-08 Hospitals: HHS inspector general counsel backs telemedicine plan for stroke care program 0 None
2011-09-08 Number of underinsured adults increases from 16 million to 29 million between 2003 - 2010 0 None
2011-09-08 Medicare actuary: HHS' safety plan savings projections 'reasonable' 0 None
2011-09-08 Natural ruminant trans fats are not detrimental to health 0 None
2011-09-08 GOP candidates bicker but all denounce health law 0 None
2011-09-08 Apply lessons from the AIDS response to NCD control and prevention in developing countries 0 None
2011-09-08 HHS Secretary tours Alaska health care facilities; judge halts rollback of Ariz. same-sex benefits 0 None
2011-09-08 Mass. has fewest uninsured, Texas has the most, says poll 0 None
2011-09-08 Medical students may act on unconscious racial preferences 0 None
2011-09-08 Kansas doctors to request rollback of new regulations; anti-abortion group backs Ohio amendment 0 None
2011-09-08 New review article assesses alcohol's causal role in sexual assault perpetration 0 None
2011-09-08 Back-up plans for the individual mandate? 0 None
2011-09-08 Judge halts implementation of La. Medicaid managed care plan 0 None
2011-09-08 Donald Danforth Center receives $11.9M funding for Virus Resistant Cassava for Africa project 0 None
2011-09-08 Pulitzer photojournalist with lymphoma films his experiences 0 None
2011-09-08 ITFoM FET Flagship pilot project to be presented at European Parliament seminar 0 5
2011-09-08 Streamlining medical coverage could save costs associated with pediatric obesity 0 None
2011-09-08 Exercise, intervention may help individuals with peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2011-09-08 IFT member explains facts about antioxidants 0 None
2011-09-08 Viewpoints: Perry and Medicaid; flawed 'universal' coverage?; nursing home regulation 0 None
2011-09-08 Innovative UMD-based food safety program to launch on Sept. 15 0 None
2011-09-08 BCH joins MD Anderson's Sister Institution network to provide cancer care 0 None
2011-09-08 Calif. woman presses for breast cancer law 0 None
2011-09-08 Health law supporters press Obama administration 0 None
2011-09-08 Boston hospital names new leader 0 None
2011-09-08 APS sponsors 7th International Symposium on Aldosterone and the ENaC/Degenerin Family of Ion Channels 0 None
2011-09-08 Innovative approach improves feeding outcomes among infants 0 None
2011-09-08 Access to health insurance top indicator for better outcomes among undocumented children 0 None
2011-09-08 Women struggling to find truly free health care in Sierra Leone's system, Amnesty International report says 0 None
2011-09-08 Tips for packing school lunches for kids 0 None
2011-09-08 New guidelines for treatment of melanoma 0 None
2011-09-08 UC Merced, UCSF to examine effectiveness of state and local antismoking programs 0 None
2011-09-08 Save the Children index measures reach of health care workers, ranks best and worst countries for child health 0 None
2011-09-07 Aternity FPI Platform selected for Centene's strategic end user experience management initiatives 0 None
2011-09-07 PSI to develop statewide enterprise content management solution for Maryland DHR 0 None
2011-09-07 FDA to review bone drugs; CDC reports parasite may be a risk to blood supply 0 None
2011-09-07 First Edition: September 7, 2011 0 None
2011-09-07 Dwindling donor funding in Burundi leads to national shortage of ARVs 0 None
2011-09-07 President's tough tasks before election: Deficit plan, sell health reform 0 None
2011-09-07 Business leaders concerned about economic impact of health law 0 None
2011-09-07 The ABCs of proper brushing 0 None
2011-09-07 At GOP presidential candidate forum, focus is on Romney and health reform 0 None
2011-09-07 International researchers to assess role of pre-clinical animal models in drug discovery 0 None
2011-09-07 Abortion-rights supporters looking to courts for help 0 None
2011-09-07 More medical students seeking MBAs; paramedics providing primary care services 0 None
2011-09-07 Ohio man dies from tooth infection after he couldn't afford medicine 0 None
2011-09-07 Electronic monitoring systems, medical records could improve quality, save money 0 None
2011-09-07 Continued funding from all countries needed to fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-09-07 Health Endeavors launches web-based tool that tracks physician non-monetary compensation 0 None
2011-09-07 Mental health care issues confound nation's jails 0 None
2011-09-07 Washington woman spearheading drive for suicide prevention for service members 0 None
2011-09-07 Patient quality, care coordination programs surface in California 0 None
2011-09-07 Penn researchers receive NIH grant to continue programs of Musculoskeletal disorders center 0 None
2011-09-07 DOJ investigates Miss. mental health care; N.H. pharmacists win permission to vaccinate 0 None
2011-09-07 U.N. declares famine in sixth region of Somalia, expresses concern over spread of disease 0 None
2011-09-07 Settlement in UT Southwestern/Parkland billing fraud; CMS postpones final Parkland ruling 0 None
2011-09-07 Impact of colds and flu on school absenteeism, workplace and economy 0 None
2011-09-07 Reaching out to legal immigrants who need health care 0 None
2011-09-07 International public health spending ignores neglected tropical diseases, some experts argue 0 None
2011-09-07 Simulation-based training is an effective way to teach medical and health professionals 0 None
2011-09-07 More than 2M people in Pakistani province of Sindh affected by flooding from monsoon rains 0 None
2011-09-07 New Vital Signs report finds decline in cigarette smoking among American adults 0 None
2011-09-07 Number of malaria cases in Brazilian Amazon drop 31% in first half of year compared with 2010 0 None
2011-09-07 Computer-tailored nutrition education not effective in reducing fat intake 0 None
2011-09-07 Anthem proposes double-digit rate increase in Conn.; Mass. bill would cut payments to high-cost providers 0 None
2011-09-07 UC San Diego Health System to receive HIMSS' Stage 7 Award 0 None
2011-09-07 Rep. Berkley's efforts on kidney program questioned 0 None
2011-09-07 Feds' push for Medicaid 'transparency' irks states; Minn. chips away at fraud; Kansas seeks more assisted living 0 None
2011-09-07 Viewpoints: Analyzing Texas' health insurance record; advice for 'super' committee; one doc's cancer experience 0 None
2011-09-06 Golden Meditech launches Taiwan representative office 0 None
2011-09-06 First Edition: September 6, 2011 0 None
2011-09-06 Comanche County Memorial Hospital chooses eClinicalWorks' EHR solution 0 None
2011-09-06 ERS urges EU to take action on chronic respiratory diseases 0 None
2011-09-06 Latest Consumer Reports Index: 16.3% of Americans unable to pay medical bills 0 None
2011-09-06 The Arthritis Society warns Canadians to check for OA 0 None
2011-09-06 European Neurotech Investing & Partnering Summit to take place in Helsinki 0 None
2011-09-06 CHEMIE.DE now offers unparalleled access to scientific data 0 None
2011-09-06 Ontario Liberal Party includes OMA recommended health care policy initiatives in election platform 0 None
2011-09-06 AMA releases new Current Procedural Terminology codes 0 None
2011-09-06 Major difference in twin birth weights linked to increased risk of health complications 0 None
2011-09-06 Three cases of novel influenza A virus now linked to agricultural fair in southwestern Pennsylvania 0 4
2011-09-06 Romney faces Tea Party critics, especially on health care 0 None
2011-09-05 'Shan Song' finds new way of processing non-genetically modified soybeans 0 None
2011-09-05 Teenagers use medicines frequently without receiving targeted information about risks and benefits 0 None
2011-09-05 For 3 key GOP candidates, health care efforts show wide spectrum 0 None
2011-09-03 Radiologists should become knowledgeable with regard to meaningful use 0 None
2011-09-03 Child's homework motivation would improve if parents have more positive attitude 0 None
2011-09-03 Simulation training helps students to score more on final examinations 0 None
2011-09-03 Family planning should be 'cornerstone' of U.S. policy in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-09-03 New rules require insurers to justify rate increases over 10% 0 None
2011-09-03 Immigrant dialysis patients in Atlanta again face treatment crisis 1 None
2011-09-03 Pathology Visions Conference to be held at Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego 0 None
2011-09-03 SmokingPaST Framework tool calculates impact of investments in tobacco treatment programs 0 None
2011-09-03 Feds hold off on decision about yanking Medicare funding to Parkland 0 None
2011-09-03 VA chief outlines computer system to cut disability backlog 0 None
2011-09-03 The pressing need to save the lives of women and newborns in India 0 None
2011-09-03 Combination of resistance training, AT does not benefit cardiac patients 0 None
2011-09-03 Hospital executives should consider value-added services of radiology groups 0 None
2011-09-03 Options for 'super committee' could include IPAB, Tricare, nothing at all 0 None
2011-09-03 Refugee self-settlement may provide 'lasting' solutions to humanitarian crises 0 None
2011-09-03 Businesses working hard to disgest health law changes 0 None
2011-09-03 Officials in Detroit seek Medicare fraud suspects, charge some in Puerto Rico 0 None
2011-09-03 IQWiG publishes results of literature search on DMP for diabetes mellitus type 1 0 None
2011-09-03 Information and communications technology revolution in the developing world 0 1
2011-09-03 OMB projects slower growth in Medicare, Medicaid spending, but with a caveat 0 None
2011-09-03 State roundup: Texas disability fight; rights of fetus asserted in Neb. 0 None
2011-09-03 SAMHSA to unveil results of 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health 0 None
2011-09-03 PEPFAR releases Guidance for the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted HIV Infections 0 None
2011-09-03 Six Lifeline crisis centers to develop follow-up services for people at high risk of suicide 0 None
2011-09-03 Mississippi challenge to health law will move forward 0 None
2011-09-03 In research world, Walter Reed fights malaria while new facility seeks to prevent medical errors 0 None
2011-09-03 NPR examines legacy of Walter Reed Army Medical Center's Institute of Research in battle against malaria 0 3
2011-09-03 Progress in reducing child mortality rates at Somalia, Ethiopia border refugee camps is slow, U.S. official says 0 None
2011-09-03 Viewpoints: What price for a life?; Texas tort reform; health law and job creation 1 None
2011-09-03 HHS Secretary announces $52.9M in new grant awards for youth suicide prevention programs 0 None
2011-09-03 SWOG selects four cancer researchers for 2011 Young Investigator Training Course 0 None
2011-09-03 Health care politics: Perry's stem cell controversy, presidential contenders and health law; Biden Medicare fact check 0 None
2011-09-02 Capsules: Trade group, other 'association' health plans to face rate hike scrutiny 0 None
2011-09-02 Research roundup: Health IT and diabetes care; Kids' care on insurance exchanges; Medicare and the 'super committee' 0 None
2011-09-02 New federal study spotlights heavy soda use 0 None
2011-09-02 Wis. patients getting tested for HIV after misuse of equipment 0 None
2011-09-02 UNICEF, NGOs in West Africa work to encourage better sanitation in rural areas 0 None
2011-09-02 UnitedHealthcare to administer major Calif. physicians groups 0 None
2011-09-02 NCD summit negotiations must get back on track to help millions worldwide 0 None
2011-09-02 Hospital growth slows, NLRB issues nursing home union decision 0 None
2011-09-02 Insomnia prevalent in 23% of US workers 0 None
2011-09-02 Women smokers more likely to attempt quitting when bans are enforced 0 None
2011-09-02 NAIC members raise concerns about exchange waiver process 0 None
2011-09-02 Florida steps up efforts against pill mills; Hospital executives under scrutiny 0 None
2011-09-02 Link between age-related changes, health and cognition 0 None
2011-09-02 AAPB publishes first handbook on sport psychology, neurofeedback and biofeedback 0 None
2011-09-02 Investments in EHRs could reap major benefits in better patient care, health outcomes 0 None
2011-09-02 STTI selects AJN as 2011 recipient of Nursing Media Award for Print 0 None
2011-09-02 First Edition: September 2, 2011 0 None
2011-09-02 Tips for parents to identify children with vision problems 0 None
2011-09-02 SAMHSA awards $12.2M in grants to train behavioral health care providers 0 None
2011-09-02 Increasing trust in neighbors associated with better self-reported health 0 None
2011-09-02 Cardin is 'optimistic' that 'super committee' will fix SGR 0 None
2011-09-02 Hospitals with higher surgical volumes less likely to cause unintentional serious injuries 0 None
2011-09-02 New IDSA/PIDS guidelines can thwart pneumonia in children 0 None
2011-09-02 Medicaid changes plaguing some recipients 0 None
2011-09-02 Health politics: Huntsman supports Ryan plan; Perry's thoughts on health law 0 None
2011-09-02 Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center receives ACCF's GWTG Gold award 0 None
2011-09-02 Calif. bill to regulate health insurance rates dies 0 None
2011-09-02 ACS' Commission on Cancer releases new standards to directly address patient concerns 0 None
2011-09-02 Medi-Cal investigation of inflated bills yields settlement from Lab Corp. 0 None
2011-09-02 ACOEM to sponsor Fall Course Cluster in Denver, Colorado 0 None
2011-09-02 Obama gets tough on abortion protesters; state abortion laws challenged in courts 0 None
2011-09-02 AAN calls all high school coaches, athletes and parents to learn signs of sports concussion 0 None
2011-09-02 Libyan health system suffers following months of fighting 0 None
2011-09-02 Study: EHRs improve diabetes care, improve clinical quality 0 None
2011-09-02 People living with HIV in Egypt feel health care sector is source of stigma, report says 0 None
2011-09-02 Employee exercise program may lead to increased productivity 0 None
2011-09-02 HHS awards $40 million in public health grants 0 None
2011-09-02 New Diabetes Care article helps to identify and treat Charcot foot 0 None
2011-09-02 Shah announces additional $23M U.S. pledge for Horn of Africa at Minnesota public forum on famine 0 None
2011-09-02 Longer looks: Perry's personal health policies; 5 state Medicaid strategies; medical illiteracy 0 None
2011-09-02 Roundup: New health center money in Ill.; groups question insurers on discrimination in Fla. 0 None
2011-09-02 Viewpoints: Barrasso on employer insurance; Oberlander on austerity, Jennings on 'pick your poison'; Lamm on your mother 0 None

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