Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Healthcare News Stories - June 2012

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2012-06-30 Running down the varied state reaction to the health law decision 0 None
2012-06-30 London Summit on Family Planning poised to provide 'staggering' results 0 None
2012-06-30 House Foreign Relations Authorization Act only includes state department operations 0 None
2012-06-30 Most health care firms expect to benefit from health law 0 None
2012-06-30 Melinda Gates discusses access to contraceptives on 'The Colbert Report' 0 None
2012-06-30 Medicaid piece of high court decision creates questions for states 0 None
2012-06-30 What does ruling mean for election politics? Dems, GOP seek to energize bases 0 None
2012-06-30 New study lessens concerns about dengue vaccine production costs 0 None
2012-06-30 Inclusion of water, sanitation in Rio+20 discussions 'refreshing' 0 None
2012-06-30 Ruling on health care roils the markets 0 None
2012-06-30 House Foreign Affairs Committee approves FY13 Foreign Relations Authorization Act 0 None
2012-06-30 How the High Court's decision contributes to Obama's legacy 0 None
2012-06-30 Unfazed, Republicans ready repeal Redux post-SCOTUS decision 0 None
2012-06-30 How the Medicaid ruling is playing in the states 0 None
2012-06-30 Health system changes move forward 0 None
2012-06-30 Supreme Court lets most of health law stand 0 None
2012-06-30 Immediately after the Decision: Confusion 0 None
2012-06-30 New Lancet issue focuses on HIV ahead of AIDS 2012 conference 0 None
2012-06-30 'Tax' term looms over health law decision 0 None
2012-06-30 CEOs, NGOs send open letter to Congress asking for support of Water for the World Act 0 None
2012-06-30 Roberts' position dismays conservatives, surprises President who once opposed his confirmation 0 None
2012-06-30 States prepare new push on exchanges post-SCOTUS decision -- or grind to a halt with confusion, opposition 0 None
2012-06-30 Women in rural Bangladesh prefer traditional cookstoves despite significant health risks 0 None
2012-06-30 Longer looks: Native American rehab facility helps families in Ore.; Growing popularity of home births; Sexuality in the nursing home 0 None
2012-06-29 Mothers, children in northern Mali most affected by food insecurity due to conflict, drought 0 None
2012-06-29 Cooperation 'essential' to fight diseases that easily cross borders 0 None
2012-06-29 IAS president will use AIDS 2012 to say 'thank you' to U.S. for contributions to HIV/AIDS battle 0 None
2012-06-29 Gates Foundation plans to invest in biotech companies to improve global access to treatments, vaccines for infectious diseases 0 None
2012-06-29 U.N. High Level Task Force on Global Food Security to shift focus to 'Zero Hunger Challenge' initiative 0 None
2012-06-29 Decision anticipation stirs politics 0 None
2012-06-29 Evolution of Advanced IVDs Conference to take place on September 19-20, 2012 0 None
2012-06-29 Calif. Gov. signs budget 0 None
2012-06-29 Unibased announces availability of ForSite2020 solution suite with Microsoft Outlook 2010 0 None
2012-06-29 Rio+20 outcome document lacks commitment to NCDs 0 5
2012-06-29 More than 40,000 student athletes in Arizona receive Mayo Clinic baseline concussion testing 0 None
2012-06-29 Roundup of recent polls shows health law continues to be polarizing 0 None
2012-06-29 New York Times Magazine profiles U.S. Secretary of State Clinton's tenure 0 None
2012-06-29 For different states, high court's ruling will have very different meanings 0 None
2012-06-29 Obama's presidential legacy linked to Supreme Court's health law verdict 0 None
2012-06-29 GOP leaders react to ruling by renewing pledges to repeal the health law 0 None
2012-06-29 Gluten-free diet may not be a good choice for everyone 0 None
2012-06-29 Viewpoints: The moral underpinning of the health law; Mandate may not be critical 0 None
2012-06-29 Health worker training programs working to improve women's health in Afghanistan 0 None
2012-06-29 ACR updates 39 appropriateness criteria topics and adds five new criteria 0 None
2012-06-29 Setting the scene: The Supreme Court's health law ruling 0 None
2012-06-29 Stanford Medical School comment on Supreme Court ruling on health-care reform law 0 None
2012-06-29 Home care association responds to Supreme Court’s decision on Affordable Care Act 0 None
2012-06-29 Recognizing the role of the health care worker in providing family planning services 0 None
2012-06-29 Obama, Congressional Dems claim 'victory for America' in court's health law decision 0 None
2012-06-29 Medicaid expansion: What will states do now? 0 None
2012-06-29 Drug trial participants should be better informed about benefits and side-effects of placebos 0 None
2012-06-29 Some health system changes will move forward, regardless of the Supreme Court ruling 0 None
2012-06-29 Frontline health workers key to providing family planning services in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-29 IARS announces recipient of 2012 Frontiers in Anesthesia Research Award 0 None
2012-06-29 Sinai Hospital begins to use Solitaire FR device for treatment of acute stroke 0 None
2012-06-29 Upholding PPACA will have positive impact on development, adoption of telehealth: ATA 0 None
2012-06-29 Medifast to open first Rochester Weight Loss Center in July 2012 0 None
2012-06-29 AASLD, EASL to hold special conference on therapy of HCV 0 None
2012-06-29 Roundup: Sole abortion clinic in Miss. sues over new law, Kansas awards Medicaid managed care contracts 0 None
2012-06-29 Four organizations create University of Iowa Health Alliance 0 None
2012-06-29 Congressman 'dissatisfied' with handling of controversial H5N1 papers calls for cohesive policy for handling 'risky' research 0 None
2012-06-28 AHF urges Gilead to set initial price on latest HIV/AIDS drug combination 0 None
2012-06-28 LUHS among select group of hospitals nationwide to improve breastfeeding rates 0 None
2012-06-28 Program linking paramedics in the field to patients' pre-existing health information wins honors 0 None
2012-06-28 New approved pesticide active ingredients have roots in natural substances 0 None
2012-06-28 Harmonizing prescription drug plans can help save millions of dollars 0 None
2012-06-28 Substituting short vehicle journeys for walks reduces death rates 0 None
2012-06-28 First Edition: June 28, 2012 0 None
2012-06-28 Hatch overcomes primary challenge 0 None
2012-06-28 Efforts to fight illegal drugs contributing to spread of HIV, report says 1 None
2012-06-28 Racial and ethnic composition of community associated with obesity risk 0 None
2012-06-28 California plan to move 880,000 children into Medi-Cal met with skepticism 0 None
2012-06-28 When it comes to health care clinics, Wal-Mart falling behind rivals 0 None
2012-06-28 High educational debt may limit job choices for new anesthesiologists 0 None
2012-06-28 Romney, Obama offer messaging previews for the coming health law decision 0 None
2012-06-28 Study finds wide variation in interpretation of NRMP rules 0 None
2012-06-28 Senate sends FDA user fee bill to Obama; House GOP putting pressure on AARP 0 None
2012-06-28 Radiologists' efficiency can be improved using lung nodule matching program 0 None
2012-06-28 World must work together to take advantage of 'unique opportunity' to end polio 0 None
2012-06-28 Ghana to contribute $1M to fight NTDs 0 None
2012-06-28 Miriam Hospital receives NIH renewal grant to support growth of Lifespan/Tufts/Brown CFAR 0 None
2012-06-28 ONE releases 2012 DATA Report looking at E.U. commitments to development, Africa 0 None
2012-06-28 The ruling's possible market repurcussions 0 None
2012-06-28 Prevalence of significant CAD in patients with chest pain symptoms is lower than expected in Europe 0 None
2012-06-28 U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator reflects on lessons learned from PEPFAR's first decade 0 None
2012-06-28 U of S training program receives $1.65 million over six years from NSERC 0 None
2012-06-28 Senior Taliban commander bans polio vaccination efforts in Southern region of Pakistan 0 None
2012-06-28 TTU researchers’ Romneycare results now available in Health Care Management Review 0 None
2012-06-28 European Commission needs comprehensive strategy to address malnutrition, report says 0 None
2012-06-28 Decision anticipation: Everyone is looking for clues, and making plans for what comes next 0 None
2012-06-28 Child Survival Call to Action sign that U.S. government looking to collaborate on foreign aid 0 None
2012-06-28 Despite new constitution, much work remains to bring reproductive health care to all Kenyans 0 None
2012-06-28 Can London summit broaden discussion of family planning to include needs of young women? 0 None
2012-06-28 UNFPA Executive Director calls for international community to put family planning back on 'radar' 0 None
2012-06-28 Pregnancy complications are leading killer of teenage girls worldwide, Save the Children report says 0 None
2012-06-28 CAPABLE program can help countless older adults avoid nursing home stays 0 None
2012-06-28 Roundup: Conn. budget chair threatens governor on health care cuts; Report faults Pa. on Medicaid monitoring 0 None
2012-06-28 Gay dads may experience lifestyle shifts that could reduce HIV risk 0 None
2012-06-28 International AIDS Society, Kaiser Family Foundation partner to offer free comprehensive daily coverage of AIDS 2012 0 None
2012-06-28 Study examines maternal mortality after the death of a child 0 None
2012-06-28 Lack of access to social protections increases mortality rates among low and medium-skilled U.S. workers 0 None
2012-06-28 BFC develops new Fertility App 0 None
2012-06-28 California selects Accenture to implement CalHEERS 0 None
2012-06-28 HHS honors UNTHSC, Brookdale Senior Living with $7.3M Health Care Innovation award 0 None
2012-06-28 ACCP, OneBreath and COPD Alliance to unite on World Spirometry Day 0 5
2012-06-28 Covidien introduces campaign to help educate women about risk of VTE during pregnancy 0 None
2012-06-28 CHLA pediatric oncologist receives Hyundai Hope on Wheels grant 0 None
2012-06-28 Five medicine safety tips for families traveling with young children 0 None
2012-06-28 NUHHCE, AFSCME reach tentative contract agreement with Temple 0 None
2012-06-28 Cigna enters agreement with Humana to purchase Medicare Advantage plans in Texas, Arkansas 0 None
2012-06-28 Viewpoints: Look who's worried about activist judges now; No matter what the court decides, a bipartisan plan will be needed 0 None
2012-06-27 Federal government makes $13 billion in duplicative payments to veterans 0 None
2012-06-27 EU agenda focusses on lifesyle changes towards healthy diets and improved physical activity 0 None
2012-06-27 Registry proves invaluable for fibromuscular dysplasia patients 0 None
2012-06-27 Indoor tanning beds banned for minors 0 None
2012-06-27 First Edition: June 27, 2012 0 None
2012-06-27 MAARA invests £340,000 into vital asthma and allergy research 0 None
2012-06-27 Development of the internet changes relationship between doctors and patients 0 None
2012-06-27 Bed cluster models improve patient care 0 None
2012-06-27 AARDA to host forum related to autoimmune diseases on Aug. 4 0 None
2012-06-27 ABAM Foundation lauds findings and recommendations in Addiction Medicine 0 None
2012-06-27 Decline in preventive mammography rates after USPSTF recommendation 0 None
2012-06-27 Palin revisits 'death panel' claims 0 None
2012-06-27 Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island to participate in Best Fed Beginnings 0 None
2012-06-27 Analysis finds double payments for Medicare, VA plans 0 None
2012-06-27 Gates Foundation blog highlights work of CDC Kenya 0 None
2012-06-27 USAID foreign assistance data available in online tool 0 None
2012-06-27 Preventable ER dental care in Florida cost $88M in 2010 0 None
2012-06-27 CAMH releases comprehensive reviews of most effective treatments for alcohol dependence 0 None
2012-06-27 State roundup: Rules would ban collections in nonprofit ERs 0 None
2012-06-27 Analyzing the FDA bill's course: Bipartisanship or something else? 0 None
2012-06-27 The Endocrine Society issues Statement of Principles on EDCs and public health protection 0 None
2012-06-27 New issue of Global Health Governance journal available online 0 None
2012-06-27 New York Times examines bird flu studies, history of controversy 0 None
2012-06-27 Examining how mobile gaming could improve sanitation practices 0 None
2012-06-27 Federal task force urges docs to screen for obesity, offer counseling 0 None
2012-06-27 PLoS blog interviews guest editor of journal's series on 'Big Food' industry 0 None
2012-06-27 Two major organizations partner in new vendor-neutral health IT innovation network 0 None
2012-06-27 London summit 'best opportunity' to address lack of access to family planning 0 None
2012-06-27 IRIN examines efforts against malnutrition amid increasing food insecurity in Chad 0 None
2012-06-27 How far will the ruling reach? 0 None
2012-06-27 Doctors' use of electronic records expanding quickly; Decline in malpractice claims also noted 0 None
2012-06-27 GUMC receives NIH grant to establish Center of Excellence for Health Disparities 0 None
2012-06-27 U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator discusses lessons learned from U.S. response to HIV/AIDS worldwide 0 None
2012-06-27 Oxford University Press launches PASSit for medical community 0 None
2012-06-27 GlobalPost blog interviews GAVI Board Chair about role of vaccines in ending preventable child deaths 0 None
2012-06-27 VA encourages all veterans to be tested for HIV at least once in their life time 0 None
2012-06-27 New research findings on evidenced-based approaches to tackle childhood obesity 0 None
2012-06-27 Tips to deal with insect stings 0 None
2012-06-27 New FIRS data reveals lack of understanding and concern among public about lung disease 0 None
2012-06-27 Women more likely to support health insurance requirements than men 0 None
2012-06-27 Talyst launches new AutoPack for oral solid medications 0 None
2012-06-27 Medela, King West Pictures and NWMMB partner to increase awareness of human milk banks 0 None
2012-06-27 Number of fatalities from 2009 swine flu pandemic might have been 15 times higher than reported deaths, study says 0 None
2012-06-26 Biological filter to remove estrogens from waste water and drinking water 0 None
2012-06-26 Key issues in conducting research using electronic clinical data 0 None
2012-06-26 First Edition: June 26, 2012 0 None
2012-06-26 Survey of home healthcare practices related to infection control 0 None
2012-06-26 SCRI receives NIH grant for Science Adventure Lab program 0 None
2012-06-26 World-renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon performs 10,000th milestone operation 0 None
2012-06-26 Congressional eyes focused on the high court 0 None
2012-06-26 Tools to achieve child survival goals are 'at our disposal' 0 None
2012-06-26 A new initiative explores what data can mean to patients 0 None
2012-06-26 Care home residents denied right to consensual sex due to fears over safety and ageism 0 None
2012-06-26 Stricter professional requirements are sending nurses back to school 0 None
2012-06-26 STOP Obesity Alliance releases new bulletin for state leaders 0 None
2012-06-26 States offer test kitchen for health law theme of coverage expansion 0 None
2012-06-26 Event highlights impact of AIDS on women worldwide 0 None
2012-06-26 Myanmar government should shift funding away from military into health care 0 None
2012-06-26 What happens after the court decides? 0 None
2012-06-26 GlobalPost examines women's health in Myanmar amid country's recent political reform 0 4
2012-06-26 To complete unfinished child survival agenda, focus on reaching most marginalized children 0 None
2012-06-26 Increase in number of women with access to modern contraception has stalled, report says 0 None
2012-06-26 Continuing care approach reduces overall health costs for patients with SUD 0 None
2012-06-26 International observers hopeful about Malawian President Banda's agenda for maternal health 0 None
2012-06-26 Vatican official calls on international community to provide 'free, efficient' HIV treatment in Africa 0 None
2012-06-26 U.S. Secretary of State Clinton defends women's reproductive rights at conclusion of Rio+20 conference 0 None
2012-06-26 Some caregivers unsure about when to give epinephrine for children with food allergies 0 None
2012-06-26 LLUMC suggests check list with six key attributes for successful proton therapy treatment 0 5
2012-06-26 Beauty N Black Wellness Tour to improve health of African American families 0 None
2012-06-26 PPMD to host first Transforming Duchenne Care Meeting from June 27-28 0 None
2012-06-26 Amgen launches Chemotherapy: Myths or Facts campaign for cancer patients 1 None
2012-06-26 First handbook on microcirculation imaging techniques 0 None
2012-06-26 Feinstein Institute to train clinicians on how to better care for patients with schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-26 Dow announces Omega-9 Oils as first Breakthrough to World Challenges 0 None
2012-06-26 Researchers develop inexpensive system that offers benefits of cardiac rehabilitation programmes 0 None
2012-06-26 Awaiting a court decision: Would consumers love the law if they suddenly lose it?; The market can fix health care 0 None
2012-06-25 Enrollment and disenrollment in hospice linked to race 1 None
2012-06-25 Blog posts examine importance of good governance in health care 0 None
2012-06-25 New 'International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction' launched 0 None
2012-06-25 FDA approves Daiichi Sankyo's US-based Bethlehem packaging facility 0 None
2012-06-25 Family planning summit should address range of influences on maternal health 0 None
2012-06-25 The stakes of the decision 0 None
2012-06-25 California budget triggers concerns about health care safety net 0 5
2012-06-25 Philips selects Acuo as partner for multi-site federated vendor neutral archive in UK 0 None
2012-06-25 Waiting for the word 0 None
2012-06-25 Comprehensive, automated infection outbreak detection system for the Olympics 0 None
2012-06-25 Political cartoon: 'Exercise Guidelines?' 0 None
2012-06-25 First Edition: June 25, 2012 0 None
2012-06-25 Staff at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals shortlisted for more awards than any other trust in the country 0 None
2012-06-25 New analysis finds increase in per-patient operating costs in PCMHs 0 None
2012-06-25 STARS study receives £1.7m funding to test effectiveness of TCM course 0 None
2012-06-25 Roger Maris Cancer Center receives $61,000 donation from Henry Repeating Arms 0 None
2012-06-25 Study examines protective factors that are important in preventing violence among veterans 2 5
2012-06-25 GOP weekly address blasts health law 0 None
2012-06-25 Jarrett says White House will be prepared if court strikes health law 0 None
2012-06-23 New consumer protections depend on high court's ruling 0 None
2012-06-23 Inova, Aetna partner to establish Innovation Health Plans in Northern Virginia 0 None
2012-06-23 State news: Conn. taps former Mass. official for health exchange 0 None
2012-06-23 Planned spending cuts would hit some discretionary health programs 0 None
2012-06-23 Stanford Woods Institute awards five new EVP grants for interdisciplinary research 0 None
2012-06-23 Medicaid highlights: Calif. readies expansion to foster youths 0 None
2012-06-23 Health care system or patient-directed programs help prevent or manage diabetes 0 None
2012-06-23 HHS says health insurers will pay beneficiaries $1.1 billion in rebates 0 None
2012-06-23 Cedars-Sinai named among '100 Best Places to Work in IT 2012' 0 None
2012-06-23 Ill. Gov. signs bill requiring retired state workers to pay health premiums 0 None
2012-06-23 'Rest of the country should take a good look at the situation in Texas' 0 None
2012-06-23 LUHS to renovate Postpartum Unit this summer 0 None
2012-06-23 Research roundup: Helping the homeless transition out of the hospital 0 None
2012-06-23 High court's health law ruling likely to renew debate on range of issues 0 None
2012-06-23 Zimbabwean lawmakers take public HIV tests in campaign to fight stigma 1 None
2012-06-23 U.N. SG Ban announces 'Zero Hunger Challenge' in message to Rio+20 summit 0 None
2012-06-23 Hospital collection company criticized for failing to turn over records to Congress 0 None
2012-06-23 Rensselaer Center for Stem Cell Research launches today 0 None
2012-06-23 blog republishes post in which U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator discusses AIDS 2012 conference 0 None
2012-06-23 Parental employment may affect family food environments 0 None
2012-06-23 Simple reforms to U.S. farm bill would enable international food aid programs to reach millions more 0 None
2012-06-23 Senate passes farm bill with amendment allowing food aid to North Korea with presidential waiver 0 None
2012-06-23 Alcohol during pregnancy can be harmful for the developing baby 0 None
2012-06-23 CMMI to honor MultiCultural IPA with healthcare innovation award 0 None
2012-06-23 St. Joseph Medical Center RN earns DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses 0 None
2012-06-23 CARHY announces comprehensive hematopoietic stem cell transplant service 1 None
2012-06-23 Cedars-Sinai educational conference to focus on patient empowerment 0 None
2012-06-23 New Case Western Reserve PEER Program for community organizations 0 None
2012-06-23 ULH hopes to help women at risk of PPD through new policy 0 None
2012-06-23 AUA, AIUM announce collaborative development of urologic ultrasound practice guidelines 0 None
2012-06-23 IASLC to host 5th Latin American Conference on Lung Cancer in Brazil 0 None
2012-06-23 Women discuss intersection of sustainability, environment and empowerment, reproductive health at Rio+20 side event 0 None
2012-06-23 NAPH honors Harris County Hospital District with 2012 Gage Award 0 None
2012-06-23 Ten-year-old kid to participate in annual Arthritis Walk on June 23 0 None
2012-06-23 Young children have higher prevalence of mental health problems: Study 0 None
2012-06-23 Viewpoints: Berwick says health law puts system 'on the right track;' Mandate's effect overstated; Questions about Axelrod's ties 0 None
2012-06-22 North Shore-LIJ Health System acquires 15 GE low-dose CT scanners 0 None
2012-06-22 Success in fighting malaria helping to fuel Africa's economic growth, Reuters reports 0 None
2012-06-22 Examining the 'domino effect' of family planning 0 None
2012-06-22 Likely 'decision day' moves to next week 0 None
2012-06-22 Calif. budget cuts will move 880,000 kids to Medi-Cal managed care 0 None
2012-06-22 Abbott challenges copies of its biologic drugs 0 None
2012-06-22 No legal recourse because generic drug caused injury 0 None
2012-06-22 Boehner: Don't gloat if Supreme Court strikes health law down 0 None
2012-06-22 Study: 5.6M new health care jobs by 2020 0 None
2012-06-22 Longer looks: Alzheimer's researcher turns to drug she helped invent 0 None
2012-06-22 The health law on the campaign trail 0 None
2012-06-22 Life after the decision 0 None
2012-06-22 Viewpoints: Looking beyond the court's eventual decision 0 None
2012-06-22 Global initiative to improve quality of midwifery care 0 None
2012-06-22 London family planning summit 'must be about enabling women to choose' 0 None
2012-06-22 States wonder: What happens to us after health law ruling? 0 None
2012-06-22 Supreme Court spotlight: What Medicaid changes might result from the ruling? 0 None
2012-06-22 Research funding in sub-Saharan Africa needs to 'reflect true disease burden' 0 None
2012-06-22 Some small businesses frustrated by health insurance tax-credit rules 0 None
2012-06-22 Addressing the need for a new global roadmap for reducing child mortality 0 None
2012-06-22 Most health insurance may be sold through exchanges within five years 0 None
2012-06-22 Reproductive health advocates react to Rio+20 draft document in opinion piece, blog 0 None
2012-06-22 First Edition: June 22, 2012 0 None
2012-06-22 Some Republicans shy away from prevailing GOP view on Medicare, budget 0 None
2012-06-22 New report tallies death rates among people who lack health insurance 0 None
2012-06-22 Ambulatory monitoring will become more and more part of patients' everyday lives 0 None
2012-06-22 N.C. budget includes additional funds for Medicaid; KanCare plan triggers nerves 0 None
2012-06-22 Hospitals attract investors' attention 0 None
2012-06-22 Using Medicare data to curb Medicaid fraud 0 None
2012-06-22 Violence is a disease that has to be treated 0 None
2012-06-22 Guardian blog profiles work of Brazilian family planning organization 0 None
2012-06-22 State roundup: Mass. grapples with EHR privacy issues 0 None
2012-06-22 Ads take issue with health law 0 None
2012-06-22 Analyzing the court's possible impact 0 None
2012-06-22 Sanford Health CAO receives NOFAS Excellence Award for commitment to FAS 0 None
2012-06-22 Shanghai Institutes of Preventative Medicine, Gentris sign MOU to advance personalized medicine 0 None
2012-06-22 IU gastroenterologist develops first guidelines for diagnosis and management of NAFLD 0 None
2012-06-22 U.N. agencies renew commitment to REACH initiative to combat child hunger, malnutrition 0 None
2012-06-22 U.S. Department of Justice, Harden Healthcare reach settlement agreement 0 None
2012-06-22 MedData launches patient satisfaction assessment services for healthcare industry 0 None
2012-06-22 The new wave of health care thinking: 'Frugal innovation' 0 None
2012-06-22 Political jockeying accelerates in anticipation of decision 0 None
2012-06-22 Contingency management programs an effective way to reduce smoking in pregnant women 0 None
2012-06-22 Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN receives UnitedHealthcare donation to help eradicate hunger 0 None
2012-06-22 U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee passes Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act 0 None
2012-06-22 RPCI shares information on two new electronic platforms 0 None
2012-06-22 Polio eradication efforts threatened by funding shortfall, vaccination resistance in some countries, experts say 0 None
2012-06-22 IU receives CMS grant to expand Aging Brain Care model 0 None
2012-06-22 MCN Learning launches new Pain Scale app for Google Android users 0 None
2012-06-22 GlobalPost examines investment in community care workers in South Africa as PEPFAR moves toward local implementation of programming 0 None
2012-06-21 New issue of 'Global Fund News Flash' available 0 None
2012-06-21 Winners and losers in the health care messaging war 0 None
2012-06-21 CRN releases 'The Benefits of Nutritional Supplements' 0 None
2012-06-21 State roundup: Exchange details; N.Y. same-sex lawsuit 0 None
2012-06-21 Renewed commitment to agenda for child survival needed 0 None
2012-06-21 Poll: Majority want new effort if court overturns health law 0 None
2012-06-21 Report: Sexual orientation still affecting access to health care 0 None
2012-06-21 Congress considers Medicare, FDA proposals 0 None
2012-06-21 Health providers already raking in millions in HIT incentive funds 1 None
2012-06-21 Birth control mandate remains divisive health coverage issue 0 None
2012-06-21 Washington Post provides highlights from Food Security summit 0 None
2012-06-21 One in five short-stay nursing home patients sustains a fall after admission 0 None
2012-06-21 India emerging as model for improvement in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-21 Examining the threat of multi-drug resistant TB in India 0 None
2012-06-21 Healthy timing, spacing of pregnancy essential in family planning 0 None
2012-06-21 AHS scientific conference to focus on impact of traumatic brain injuries 0 None
2012-06-21 Medicaid: Minn. program prepares for influx of boomers; Other news 0 None
2012-06-21 VOA News, PlusNews examine tuberculosis in South Africa 0 None
2012-06-21 Mass. calls for bids to manage 111,000-person 'dual eligibles' program 0 None
2012-06-21 HHS reports 3.1 million young adults gained coverage under health law 0 None
2012-06-21 Saving Mothers, Giving Life initiative aims to reduce maternal mortality 0 None
2012-06-21 UNICEF, ICA Fellow partnership can help develop quality communication for children 0 None
2012-06-21 Minn. AG seeks to expand complaint against hospital collection company 0 None
2012-06-21 What's at stake in the much-anticipated high court health law decision? 0 None
2012-06-21 Viewpoints: Health law can be intensely personal; Insurers' promises miss the mark 0 None
2012-06-21 Was Castro government part of multimillion dollar Medicare money-laundering scam? 0 None
2012-06-21 New research suggests local strains of cholera may have contributed to Haiti's epidemic 0 None
2012-06-21 Simple new procedure can remove impurities from pharmaceuticals 0 None
2012-06-21 VOA News examines South African policy promoting exclusive breastfeeding for mothers with HIV 0 None
2012-06-21 Guardian publishes 'shortlists' of International Development Journalism competition entries 0 None
2012-06-21 Capsules: Obama administration finds 3.1 million young adults gained coverage under law; LGBT community still has hurdles in health care equality 0 None
2012-06-21 Guardian's 'Development Talk Point' series asks readers to weigh in on family planning, development 0 None
2012-06-21 Mayo Clinic receives $60 million from CMMI to improve health care delivery 0 None
2012-06-21 Family planning summit offers opportunity to integrate reproductive services with HIV, other health initiatives 0 None
2012-06-21 PPMD, AVI to participate in Rock 'n' Roll Seattle Marathon & Half Marathon 0 None
2012-06-21 New Lifescript Asthma Health Center for women and children 0 None
2012-06-21 HMS physician publishes new nutrition book 0 None
2012-06-21 International Consensus on Pediatric Asthma launches in Geneva 0 None
2012-06-21 MountainView Hospital first in Nevada to use Xenex’s room disinfection device 0 None
2012-06-21 U.N. food and agriculture agencies urge G20 to increase efforts to fight hunger; G20 launches AgResults initiative 0 None
2012-06-20 Parsing the facts from Romney, Obama statements; Romney advisers meet with GOP members of Congress 0 None
2012-06-20 IOF review outlines pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of osteoporosis in young adults 0 None
2012-06-20 Political cartoon: 'Uncle Sam, R.I.P?' 0 None
2012-06-20 HCHD program educates entire family to tackle obesity in children 0 None
2012-06-20 ECC calls on policy makers across Europe to reduce burden of COPD 0 None
2012-06-20 Blog, opinion piece, press release address health aspects of Rio+20 0 None
2012-06-20 RUMC earns AAHRPP accreditation 0 None
2012-06-20 Thomson Reuters study tracks current status of research on NTDs 0 None
2012-06-20 Examining NGO priorities on food security, nutrition at G20 summit in Mexico 0 None
2012-06-20 Affordability of diarrhea treatment offers hope for improving child survival 0 None
2012-06-20 UMMS researcher receives Janssen Award for microRNA discovery 0 None
2012-06-20 Zimbabwe launches week-long immunization campaign with funding from Japan 0 None
2012-06-20 Lobbying sinks efforts to impose restrictions on painkillers 0 None
2012-06-20 UCSF Medical Center receives perfect score on national LGBT Healthcare Equality Index 0 None
2012-06-20 Supreme Court rules drug firms don't have to pay overtime to sales reps 0 None
2012-06-20 NewYork-Presbyterian/WCMC join new MDS Clinical Research Consortium 0 None
2012-06-20 Kansas move to Medicaid managed care draws advice, skeptics 0 None
2012-06-20 HCHD to offer APTA-accredited post-professional physical therapy residency programs 0 None
2012-06-20 European Commission announces 40M euro increase in aid to Africa's Sahel region 0 None
2012-06-20 Examining the decision's possible impact on voters, access to insurance coverage 0 None
2012-06-20 Lack of time, training among top barriers to counseling in primary care setting 0 None
2012-06-20 Anti-health law spending far outpaces ads for the law; Obama campaign wooing Hispanics 0 None
2012-06-20 Tips to keep kids safe while enjoying summer activities 0 None
2012-06-20 Inside the ER 0 None
2012-06-20 Large proportions of European coronary patients do not benefit from cardiac rehabilitation services 0 None
2012-06-20 States brace for SCOTUS ruling: Calif. exchange marches on, Texas considers its next steps 0 None
2012-06-20 Long-term cancer survivors take sick leave more often than their disease-free colleagues 0 None
2012-06-20 Al Jazeera examines Cuba's national health care system; IPS looks at HIV/AIDS in the country 0 None
2012-06-20 AIDS United releases new infographic 1 2
2012-06-20 Study highlights how parents, coaches and youth sport organizations can promote healthful eating 0 None
2012-06-20 Human Circuit receives 2012 ProAV Spotlight Award in Medical/Healthcare category 0 None
2012-06-20 Radimetrics establishes new office in Scotland 0 None
2012-06-20 Survey: 1 in 5 U.S. women experience sexual assault during their lifetime 0 None
2012-06-20 State roundup: Retiree health costs soaring; Calif.'s duplicate surgical payments; Georgia's AIDS drug waiting list shrinks 0 None
2012-06-20 HealthSouth to acquire 36-bed inpatient adult rehabilitation unit of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa 0 None
2012-06-20 TigerText adds 7 new hospice organizations 0 5
2012-06-20 Report: 3.1M young adults gain insurance due to new health care law 0 None
2012-06-20 NCOA spearheads new initiative to help protect older adults from influenza 0 None
2012-06-20 Christiana Care receives $10 million CMMI grant to design new model 0 None
2012-06-20 Heritage Provider Network receives Elite Status of Excellence from CAPG 0 None
2012-06-20 E Cig National releases new kit 0 None
2012-06-20 AUXILIO, Sharp HealthCare sign $10 million MPS contract 0 None
2012-06-20 AUA Foundation introduces It's Time to Talk About OAB campaign 0 None
2012-06-20 CAE Healthcare, Elsevier to launch new electronic nursing education solution 0 None
2012-06-20 Viewpoints: For Fla. small business owner, loss of health law would be 'real blow;' Effort to silence Mich. legislators backfires 0 None
2012-06-19 States grappling with Medicaid uncertainty, costs, decisions 0 None
2012-06-19 International Lung Disease conference welcomed to Birmingham by Minister of State for Health 0 5
2012-06-19 Senate Appropriations Committee approves FY13 labor, health, human services spending bill 0 None
2012-06-19 Many doctors report working even when ill 0 None
2012-06-19 G20 moving toward long-term solutions to food security, Financial Times reports 0 None
2012-06-19 Mass. nursing homes miss out on federal grant to curb inappropriate sedative use 0 None
2012-06-19 New, comprehensive approach to treating underserved South Florida patients living with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-06-19 First Edition: June 19, 2012 0 None
2012-06-19 Medpac urges changes in Medicare beneficiaries' co-pays, but would cap other costs 0 None
2012-06-19 In Calif. and Mass., reforms proceeding even as court causes uncertainty 0 None
2012-06-19 FDA clears expanded indications for InTouch Health Remote Presence devices 0 None
2012-06-19 White House hosts roundtable discussion on global health security 0 None
2012-06-19 Loneliness can be debilitating to older adults and cause serious health problems 0 None
2012-06-19 SomnoMed and Sleep HealthCenters partner to create National Center for Integrated Dental Sleep Health 0 None
2012-06-19 High Court uncertainty raises stakes in health law guessing game 0 None
2012-06-19 Health care spending slowdown may not last as economy heats back up 0 None
2012-06-19 Mental health hospitals scrutinized in Calif., Mass. 0 None
2012-06-19 Tips to keep children healthy and safe in swimming pools 0 None
2012-06-19 Upcoming Supreme Court ruling: GOP as 'dog that caught the car'; Growing concerns about mandate 0 None
2012-06-19 White House fact sheet describes Obama Administration Accomplishments In Sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-06-19 Childhood obesity, bullying, drug abuse and child abuse need to be addressed by presidential candidates 0 None
2012-06-19 National conference examines Affordable Care Act 0 None
2012-06-19 Despite decline in cholera cases in Haiti, health authorities not doing enough, aid group says 0 None
2012-06-19 Legalization of medical marijuana does not increase drug usage among high school students 1 None
2012-06-19 Difficult childhood affects brain development and can increase risk of adolescent crimes 0 None
2012-06-19 Reproductive health, family planning have central role in comprehensive Rio+20 strategy 0 None
2012-06-19 Viewpoints: Catholic group dismisses compromise on contraceptives; Funding entitlements 0 None
2012-06-19 Militants ban polio vaccination in northwest Pakistan in response to U.S. drone strikes in region 0 None
2012-06-19 Nurses will play lead role in a dynamic, publicly funded health-care system 0 None
2012-06-19 Private sector must be part of solution to provide food and nutrition security 0 None
2012-06-19 Calif. programs reach out to give care to undocumented, uninsured 0 None
2012-06-19 As nation awaits the High Court's decision, health issues grab some voters' attention 0 None
2012-06-19 Party leaders stake out positions for the health law's future 0 None
2012-06-19 State roundup: Calif. budget cuts; Texas hospitals cry foul over funding plan 0 None
2012-06-19 Bioactive compounds in peaches, plums and nectarines can fight-off diabetes, cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-06-19 Rusk Rehabilitation moves to NYU Langone's new Ambulatory Care Center 0 None
2012-06-18 Mylan's new online resource seeks to dispel common misconceptions about generic drugs 0 None
2012-06-18 Romney lining up with Ryan's Medicare plan as his health law assertions are tested 0 None
2012-06-18 Yemen facing extremely high levels of malnutrition, UNICEF official says 0 None
2012-06-18 AMA committee fails to find consensus on proposed changes to Medicare 0 None
2012-06-18 movin' mania, a community wide effort to address childhood obesity 0 None
2012-06-18 Abortion, contraception controversies create political divisions 0 None
2012-06-18 Key health law official leaving post for UnitedHealth VP job 0 None
2012-06-18 Tips to avoid becoming a mosquito meal 0 None
2012-06-18 NGOs have 'critical role' in improving food security 0 None
2012-06-18 FDA grants Cook Pharmica first commercial manufacturing approval 0 None
2012-06-18 U.S., India can work together to fight NCDs 0 None
2012-06-18 Political cartoon: 'By The Book?' 0 None
2012-06-18 First Edition: June 18, 2012 0 None
2012-06-18 Multi-year initiative to help people live longer and better 0 None
2012-06-18 EAACI launches Food Allergy Campaign 0 None
2012-06-18 Lower dose study using Toshiba AIDR 3D with Aquilion ONE CT system 0 None
2012-06-18 WHO launches new tool to improve quality and human rights in mental health and social care 0 None
2012-06-18 New resource captures health insurance programs for low-income populations in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-18 Greater Than AIDS, Walgreens partner to mark National HIV Testing Day 0 None
2012-06-18 ASH, EHA and ECPC issue common call to action to mitigate hematologic drug shortages 0 None
2012-06-18 High court ruling's possible effect on state Medicaid programs 0 None
2012-06-18 100BMOA releases official statement on prostate cancer 0 None
2012-06-18 In reversal, Catholic hospitals reject support for contraception compromise 0 None
2012-06-18 Dems, Republicans ramp up health reform rhetoric as SCOTUS speculation abounds 0 None
2012-06-18 CAMFT offers five simple mental wellness tips to help manage stress 0 None
2012-06-18 Ginsburg doesn't reveal high court health law decision, but talks about 'utility of dissent' 0 None
2012-06-16 Farm Bill does more to fight global hunger 0 None
2012-06-16 Mass. legislators seek to resolve House, Senate difference on bill to curb health costs 0 None
2012-06-16 Opinion pieces address Child Survival Call to Action 1 None
2012-06-16 AIDS Institute proposes increases for AIDS medications and level funding for prevention 0 None
2012-06-16 Preventable childhood deaths can be nearly eliminated in 10 years, researchers write 0 None
2012-06-16 Methodist receives $26.2M H&HS grant to reduce blood infections and delirium 0 None
2012-06-16 The economy and the health law: A key theme on GOP campaign trail 0 None
2012-06-16 Simple, inexpensive method for preventing type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-06-16 Larsen leaving CCIIO, agency responsible for implementing major parts of health reform law 0 None
2012-06-16 Insurers, providers announce partnerships in Wash., Pa. and Minn. 0 None
2012-06-16 GAO: Medicaid anti-fraud audit program falls short on cost-benefit analysis 0 None
2012-06-16 Urgent need for O Negative blood donations before the Olympics 0 None
2012-06-16 Efforts to eradicate polio need international financial support 0 None
2012-06-16 Limited driving privileges for teens reduces incidence of drinking and driving 0 None
2012-06-16 Research roundup: Best health care for homeless, new business model for pharma 0 None
2012-06-16 The Guardian examines results of Countdown to 2015 report, provides interactive map 0 None
2012-06-16 White House, lawmakers brace for high court health care decision and plot responses 0 None
2012-06-16 Illinois to cut $1.6B in health costs; Medicaid advocates protest 0 None
2012-06-16 Not many EHR systems meet new federal standards 0 None
2012-06-16 GOP states weigh health exchanges even if health law is struck down 0 None
2012-06-16 CDC: About half of adults in U.S. get preventive care 0 None
2012-06-16 Governments, private sector partners come together at Child Survival Call to Action in Washington 0 None
2012-06-16 Social-class discrimination can contribute to physiologic changes associated with poorer health 0 None
2012-06-16 What's at stake in health law ruling? 0 None
2012-06-16 Addition of physical activity intervention to usual care does not reduce depressive symptoms 0 None
2012-06-16 Blog responds to 'Policy Review' article calling for structural, philosophical shift in global health 0 None
2012-06-16 Freedom Innovations’ Plie 2.0 MPC Knee receives American Technology Award 0 None
2012-06-16 Senate Appropriations boosts HHS funding on party-line vote as GOP attacks health reform provisions 0 None
2012-06-16 SAGE to launch three open access journals in engineering and medicine 0 None
2012-06-16 Interventions aimed at preventing, treating pneumonia in children need to be expanded in developing world 0 None
2012-06-16 OSU unveils new online course for pharmacists 0 None
2012-06-16 Surgeon specialty, hospital volume important factors in patient outcomes 0 None
2012-06-16 Tips for how to help someone with PTSD 0 5
2012-06-16 Georgia's estimate Medicaid shortfall is $300 million; Texas' independent pharmacists upset by Medicaid transition 0 None
2012-06-16 New model can eradicate childhood obesity in private sector 0 None
2012-06-16 MHN, MCA partner in recognition of Men's Health Month 0 None
2012-06-15 Roundup: Iowa redesign of mental health services raises concerns; Mich. lawmakers opposed to abortion restrictions are 'silenced' 0 None
2012-06-15 Study calls for overhaul in health care practices for elderly prisoners 0 None
2012-06-15 Better care for dual-eligible Medicare-Medicaid patients could reduce hospitalization rates 0 None
2012-06-15 LFA announces 2012 Gina M. Finzi Memorial Student Fellowship Program grantees 0 None
2012-06-15 First Edition: June 15, 2012 0 None
2012-06-15 The Healing Group launches Hey Mom! campaign 0 None
2012-06-15 Press Ganey, AMGA introduce healthcare industry's first survey for ACOs 0 None
2012-06-15 Medicaid fraud audits show little return on program costs 0 None
2012-06-15 Top five prostate wellness tips 0 4.5
2012-06-15 Dems, GOP jockey for position on health law, budget legislation 0 None
2012-06-15 Take home MMT may reduce hospital admissions 0 None
2012-06-15 USAID Administrator Shah speaks about Child Survival Call to Action 0 None
2012-06-15 Electronic health records inspire Mostashari, researchers, Olympians 0 None
2012-06-15 Colorado and Alabama leaders offer different views on health law decision 0 None
2012-06-15 Calif. Dems balking on more Medicaid cuts; Big jump in Minnesota Medicaid rolls 0 None
2012-06-15 MU in-home sensors monitor changes in aging adults’ health 0 None
2012-06-15 U.S. Africa command establishes regional task forces to combat malaria in Africa 0 None
2012-06-15 Longer looks: Battling HIV in Washington; Adderall use among U.S. high schoolers 0 None
2012-06-15 Ethiopian government, PEPFAR to run 5-year HIV prevention program aimed at high-risk groups 0 None
2012-06-15 Sermo, athenahealth announce findings from third annual Physician Sentiment Index 0 None
2012-06-15 Fewer mothers, children dying globally, but progress varies greatly among countries, report says 0 None
2012-06-15 GAVI Alliance pledges up to $162M to control, prevent measles outbreaks in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-15 In observing World Blood Donor Day, WHO recognizes donors' personal commitment to helping others 0 None
2012-06-15 Homeless people with CKD experience higher rates of premature death and kidney failure 0 None
2012-06-15 Ugandan civil organizations ask Supreme Court to declare death during childbirth violates women's rights 0 None
2012-06-15 Mich. House approves abortion restrictions bill; AFL-CIO asks Mo. Gov. to veto abortion coverage bill 0 None
2012-06-15 Study details physician behavior issues; Another examines Spanish language skills and patient communication 0 None
2012-06-15 Life-saving kidney transplants now available for older patients 0 None
2012-06-15 South African TB Conference hears demands from advocacy organizations to improve, decentralize treatment 0 None
2012-06-15 Vorys launches new blog that focuses on health information technology 0 None
2012-06-15 New MAXIMUS podcast series focuses on government health and human services programs 0 None
2012-06-15 Opinion pieces, blog posts address Child Survival Call to Action 0 None
2012-06-15 Health law supporters worry about 'signal' from big insurers to Supreme Court 0 None
2012-06-15 END7 campaign launches tweet chat series 0 None
2012-06-15 Roundup: Calpers rate hike approved; Painkiller databases slow abuse in Mass., Minn.; Health workers authorize strike in Philly 0 None
2012-06-15 Healthcare becomes target in antitrust reviews 0 None
2012-06-15 Under ACA 90% of Californians below age of 65 will be enrolled in health insurance programs 0 None
2012-06-15 African Sahel faces food insecurity despite record increase in cereal production; New partnership to address food supply in Middle East, North Africa 0 None
2012-06-14 Study examines constitutionality of pharmaceutical gift laws 0 None
2012-06-14 CalPERS readies nearly 10% rate hike; Blue Shield of Calif. faces lawsuit 0 None
2012-06-14 First Edition: June 14, 2012 0 None
2012-06-14 Insurers, politicians girding for Supreme Court health law decision 0 None
2012-06-14 Medicare Advantage enrollment goes up as premium costs decline 0 None
2012-06-14 U.N. holds panel discussion regarding strategic AIDS financing 0 None
2012-06-14 Health care costs to reach nearly one-fifth of GDP by 2021 0 None
2012-06-14 Iowa Gov. wants state workers to pay for part of health care 0 None
2012-06-14 Romney sees 'consumer' health care in the post-health law landscape 0 None
2012-06-14 WHO agency classifies diesel exhaust as 'carcinogenic' 0 None
2012-06-14 OAS members must assist U.S. efforts to ensure food security in Americas 0 None
2012-06-14 'Child Survival Call to Action' event to take place in Washington this week 0 None
2012-06-14 Use, overuse of imaging tests adds about $100 billion to U.S. medical bills 0 None
2012-06-14 Senate panel includes funding for implementing health law in spending bill 0 None
2012-06-14 UHCO alumnus donate $5 million to University of Houston 0 None
2012-06-14 State roundup: Mass. bill seeking Alzheimer's care standards moves forward 0 None
2012-06-14 Mayo Clinic urologists recommend personalized approach for prostate cancer screening 0 None
2012-06-14 Conn. children's hospital, insurer reach accord; San Francisco nurses plan strike 0 None
2012-06-14 R.I. lawmakers pass federal health care law compliance bill 0 None
2012-06-14 Multimedia intervention effective in changing patients' perceptions, attitudes toward clinical trials 0 None
2012-06-14 JAMA: Wage gap persists for women physician-researchers 0 None
2012-06-14 Study finds increase in inpatient medical procedures after Mass. health reform implementation 0 None
2012-06-14 Health law's birth control mandate, Medicare's doughnut hole draw headlines 0 None
2012-06-14 Call for medical bodies to stop opposing assisted dying supported by BMJ 0 None
2012-06-14 Inovio to participate at Marcum Microcap Conference, BIO International Convention 0 None
2012-06-14 Ten young researchers named Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences 0 None
2012-06-14 Interactive website improves parental compliance with asthma controller medication use 0 None
2012-06-14 Cervical Cancer vaccine, increased awareness could help lower disease rate in Kenya 0 None
2012-06-14 Study analyses impact of one-off advice session and ongoing support for patients with T2D 0 None
2012-06-14 ACS honors Boston pediatric surgeon with 2012 Jacobson Innovation Award 0 None
2012-06-14 Brazil's HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention program may be in jeopardy, some experts say 0 None
2012-06-14 Viewpoints: Puzzling slowdown in health spending; Court decision could help end businesses' fears about health law 0 None
2012-06-14 LUHS opens new center to treat women with pelvic-floor disorders 0 None
2012-06-14 MindSpec creates new Autism Quiz social media app 0 5
2012-06-14 Siemens receives FDA clearance for SOMATOM Perspective CT system 0 None
2012-06-14 mHealth products, services market in developing countries likely to see more growth than U.S. market, report suggests 0 None
2012-06-13 Significant increase in use of CT, MRI and PET imaging over the last two decades 0 None
2012-06-13 Kansas plans next moves in Medicaid overhaul 0 None
2012-06-13 First Edition: June 13, 2012 0 None
2012-06-13 CMS predicts modest health spending growth, then acceleration 0 None
2012-06-13 Disparities in managing depression among HIV-positive pregnant women 0 None
2012-06-13 Sebelius touts health law for 'bolstering' Medicare 0 None
2012-06-13 Short-term intensive weight management program effective alternative to bariatric surgery 0 None
2012-06-13 Gender disparity in compensation continue to exist in academic medicine 0 None
2012-06-13 If health continues to wane on G8 agenda, a serious void will be left 0 None
2012-06-13 Study shows increase in medical imaging in health maintenance organization systems 0 None
2012-06-13 The RUC and the cost of health care 0 None
2012-06-13 Ruling to strike health care law could hurt Romney campaign 0 None
2012-06-13 Medicaid still taking toll on state budgets 0 None
2012-06-13 Millions suffer chronic food shortages in North Korea, U.N. report says 0 None
2012-06-13 Relief groups appeal for aid to tackle worsening food crisis in West Africa 0 None
2012-06-13 Lawmakers push to protect health care programs in Calif. budget plan 0 None
2012-06-13 Obama administration warns about what's at stake in health law decision 0 None
2012-06-13 Save the Children releases pioneering report on newborn survival 0 None
2012-06-13 Telephone intervention improves medication adherence in patients with glaucoma 0 None
2012-06-13 Report makes recommendations for improving allocation of scarce health funding 0 None
2012-06-13 African-led innovation 'imperative' to overcoming health issues on the continent 0 None
2012-06-13 Think tank calls for new federal office to simplify health insurance administration 0 None
2012-06-13 OpenAnesthesia shows phenomenal success, exponential growth 0 None
2012-06-13 INTERACT program can reduce unnecessary hospitalizations in SNFs 0 None
2012-06-13 Alcohol consumption leads to increased social stress and poor grades in teens 0 None
2012-06-13 Study finds gender pay disparity among physicians 0 5
2012-06-13 Investment in global health programs protects national security, promotes economic growth 0 None
2012-06-13 Georgia Institute of Technology launches HomeLab 0 None
2012-06-13 New computer simulation program enables children with social anxiety to interact with avatars 0 None
2012-06-13 State roundup: N.Y.'s drug Rx bill passes unanimously, Mass. poll finds Dr. communication essential 0 None
2012-06-13 Two studies report sleep disparities among Americans based on racial and ethnic background 0 None
2012-06-13 IOF publishes first issue of newly revised ‘Progress in Osteoporosis’ 0 None
2012-06-13 Viewpoints: Praise for insurers' move to keep consumer protections; Supreme Court's reputation falters 0 None
2012-06-13 Researchers encourage PCPs to screen for OSA in patients with Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-06-13 Unique UCLA program proves effective in treating teens with ASD 0 None
2012-06-13 Newborn babies account for 40% of preventable child deaths, see little global health funding, report says 0 None
2012-06-13 Hospitalization rates in NYC for patients with CA-MRSA more than tripled between 1997-2006 0 None
2012-06-13 Insurers propose rate hikes for Calif. small businesses; New survey finds interest in expanding small biz coverage 0 None
2012-06-12 Children with ASD pay more for health care: Study 0 None
2012-06-12 Study examines link between multiple dimensions of discrimination and health in young adults 0 None
2012-06-12 First Edition: June 12, 2012 0 None
2012-06-12 Secrets and electronic health records: A privacy concern 0 None
2012-06-12 Getting to the bottom of hospital bills' 'gross charges' 0 None
2012-06-12 School-based sex education is young people's preferred source of information 0 None
2012-06-12 Efforts to reach fiscal deal gain momentum 0 None
2012-06-12 GlobalPost reports on Cuba's medical outreach to Africa 0 None
2012-06-12 Main causes of unprofessional behavior among hospitalists revealed 0 None
2012-06-12 Key dynamics in play in long-awaited health law decision 0 None
2012-06-12 Organized rallies around U.S. decry contraception coverage mandate 0 None
2012-06-12 Medicaid: Managed care contracts, copay proposals make state news 0 None
2012-06-12 GlobalPost launches new special reporting series on fight against AIDS 0 None
2012-06-12 Presidential campaigns jockey for support from seniors, Hispanic voters 0 None
2012-06-12 African journalists announce first continent-wide health journalism network 0 None
2012-06-12 Updated AAN guideline outlines treatments for infantile spasms 0 None
2012-06-12 Health exchange progress pending in some states ... along with court decision 0 None
2012-06-12 Journalists, policy experts, bloggers discuss hunger situation in Africa's Sahel 0 None
2012-06-12 MSF report examines past, present, future management of neglected tropical diseases 0 None
2012-06-12 Chagas disease – ‘the AIDS of the Americas’ 0 None
2012-06-12 No link between alcohol consumption and disclosure of HIV status in Russians 0 None
2012-06-12 Agence France-Presse reports on efforts to eradicate sleeping sickness in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-06-12 UNAIDS governing body calls for range of recommendations to strengthen global HIV response 0 None
2012-06-12 India to host parallel conference for those who can't attend International AIDS Conference in U.S. 0 None
2012-06-12 Sept. 11 compensation fund to cover cancer costs 0 None
2012-06-12 Opinion pieces published in advance of 'Child Survival Call to Action' event to take place in Washington 0 None
2012-06-12 Anthem Blue Cross president Pam Kehaly: Wrestling with rising medical costs, keeping coverage affordable 0 None
2012-06-12 Gay and lesbian couples more likely to mutually influence each other's health habits 0 None
2012-06-12 International summit to be held in London aims to provide 120M women with family planning services 0 None
2012-06-11 Viewpoints: Hoping that 'Gang of Six' will cut fiscal deal; Sen. Alexander links health law and college tuition increases 0 None
2012-06-11 VOA reports on global polio vaccination challenges 0 None
2012-06-11 Prime Health Services announces acquisition of Casualty Management Network 0 None
2012-06-11 Capsules: 'Health reform bracketology' offers roadmap to ACA's future 0 None
2012-06-11 Hospira releases enhancement to TheraDoc clinical surveillance system 0 None
2012-06-11 Seeking more primary care physicians 0 None
2012-06-11 Political cartoon: 'Job Creation?' 0 None
2012-06-11 State roundup: Md. hospital rate-setting system under scrutiny 0 None
2012-06-11 Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle receives QUEST Award for High-value Healthcare 0 5
2012-06-11 OOCE chooses eClinicalWorks comprehensive EHR solution 0 None
2012-06-11 Advance's Summer College Institute to take place from August 5-12 0 None
2012-06-11 First Edition: June 11, 2012 0 None
2012-06-11 First study to use simulated driving tests on medical staff returning home after night shift 0 None
2012-06-11 Florida Hospital, Profil Institute to establish new center for metabolic disease research 0 None
2012-06-11 Stanford researchers reveal results from endovascular skills training for surgical residents 0 None
2012-06-11 Sparrow Health System joins Mayo Clinic Care Network 0 None
2012-06-11 BCSI launches 5 new cyclotrons for isotope research and production 0 None
2012-06-11 ACE program can help hospitals lower health care costs 0 None
2012-06-11 Republicans renew attack on 2009 Obama/drug industry deal for health law 0 None
2012-06-11 VHC extends Obstetrics services to Kaiser Permanente members 0 None
2012-06-10 UF Proton Therapy Institute successfully treats first eye cancer patient 0 5
2012-06-08 Tackling diarrhea, pneumonia could save 2M children, according to UNICEF report 0 None
2012-06-08 PlusNews examines efforts of Malawi's new president to restore donor relations, fight HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-06-08 Peace Corps official reflects on Global Health Service Partnership 0 None
2012-06-08 Magazine examines efforts to biologically alter bugs to fight human diseases 0 None
2012-06-08 Learning from successful women's health initiatives in India 0 None
2012-06-08 States hold off on insurance exchanges; Medicare ACOs confront challenges 0 None
2012-06-08 State news: Wis. insurers meet health law medical spending requirements 0 None
2012-06-08 Policies aiming to improve health, promote sustainable development 'urgently needed' 0 None
2012-06-08 Study: U.S. Hispanics fare worse waiting for heart transplants 0 None
2012-06-08 Viewpoints: Bipartisanship on medical device tax; 'Overreach' in contraception fight 0 None
2012-06-08 Forbes interviews UNFPA Executive Director regarding global progress in reducing maternal mortality 0 None
2012-06-08 Premier healthcare alliance awards new agrements for spinal implants 0 None
2012-06-08 House passes repeal of tax on medical devices 0 None
2012-06-08 Internists press lawmakers for Medicare formula fix 0 None
2012-06-08 NCPA takes proactive steps against medication non-adherence 0 None
2012-06-08 Bachmann calls for federal audit of Minnesota Medicaid program 0 None
2012-06-08 Directly taking accident victims to a trauma centre increases chances of survival 0 None
2012-06-08 La. gov. signs bill increasing wait time between mandatory ultrasound, abortion 0 None
2012-06-08 High radon levels in Extremadura 0 None
2012-06-08 Family planning summit next month 'could mark turning point for maternal health' 0 None
2012-06-08 Battle to control malaria in Cambodia 'not over' 0 None
2012-06-08 UNAIDS director calls for ARV production in Africa 0 None
2012-06-08 Kenya to distribute free syringes, needles to people who use injection drugs 0 None
2012-06-08 30th UNAIDS Program Coordinating Board meeting concludes in Geneva 0 None
2012-06-08 Research roundup: Savings from electronic health records? 0 None
2012-06-08 What are vitamins? 0 5
2012-06-08 First Edition: June 8, 2012 0 None
2012-06-08 Special section of JNMD focuses on the impending release of revised DSM-5 0 None
2012-06-08 Atrium Medical wins Premier's Performance Award 0 None
2012-06-08 eHealth offers Europe solutions that can help avoid healthcare crisis 0 None
2012-06-08 LBDA launches nationwide October awareness movement 0 None
2012-06-08 SVS, Elsevier to launch Journal of Vascular Surgery 0 None
2012-06-08 Relationship between coworkers plays an important role in the quality of care 0 None
2012-06-08 Focus on health care jobs 'misguided' 0 None
2012-06-08 WHO identifies best targets for seasonal malaria treatment 0 None
2012-06-08 Independent evaluation of PMI presented to U.S. Congress 0 None
2012-06-08 Group rates more than 2,600 hospitals with single letter grade 0 None
2012-06-08 Survey finds 1 in 10 new cases of TB in China are drug-resistant 0 None
2012-06-08 Implementing the health law: HHS has missed nearly half of its deadlines 0 None
2012-06-08 CSIS publishes report on Advancing Health in Ethiopia 0 None
2012-06-08 Cardinal Health to launch new technology enhancements at SNM annual meeting 0 None
2012-06-08 Politico examines implications of Senate's draft farm bill on maritime industry, food aid 0 None
2012-06-08 More federal scrutiny for Minn. Medicaid program; Colo. Medicaid reforms signed into law 0 None
2012-06-08 Political will, health concerns, increased funding driving family planning in Africa, report says 0 None
2012-06-08 More affordable bednets, increased transparency in market will save $22M, UNICEF Executive Director says 0 None
2012-06-08 Kaiser Permanente expands relationship with NMF to address shortage of physicians 0 None
2012-06-08 ChemDAQ launches new sensor module for peracetic acid detection 0 None
2012-06-08 Longer looks: The impossible quest to find out the cost of care; Toobin's tips on SCOTUS decision 0 None
2012-06-08 HRS, eCardio partner to raise awareness of heart rhythm disorders 0 None
2012-06-08 LUHS opens new renovated Emergency Department 0 None
2012-06-08 Aid agencies should support journalists to increase their ability to make a difference in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-08 MicroSun receives ISO 13485:2003 certification 0 None
2012-06-08 Advanced Transforaminal Endoscopic Spine Training Workshop to take place in Maryland 0 None
2012-06-08 Bayer introduces Certegra Workstation 0 5
2012-06-08 UNAIDS Executive Director calls on African leaders to reduce 'triple dependency' on external sources of HIV drugs, commodities, technologies 0 None
2012-06-07 Medical professionals challenged to be better role models for their patients 0 5
2012-06-07 First Edition: June 7, 2012 0 None
2012-06-07 Hospitals get graded for patient safety 0 None
2012-06-07 Disney to ban junk food ads in obesity fight 0 None
2012-06-07 Blog examines WHO funding 0 None
2012-06-07 CBO: Ballooning health care costs will continue as a key driver in nation's debt 0 None
2012-06-07 Life expectancy gap narrows between blacks and whites 0 None
2012-06-07 U.N. Women becomes 11th member of UNAIDS partnership 0 None
2012-06-07 Community-based intervention effectively reduces intake of sugared drinks in Appalachian teens 0 None
2012-06-07 'Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday' weekly theme is mHealth 0 None
2012-06-07 WHO calls for greater vigilance on correct use of antibiotics against gonorrhoea 0 None
2012-06-07 My Air, My Health Challenge to spur collaboration between health researchers and technologists 0 None
2012-06-07 Army to examine if it shortchanged vets on mental health retirement compensation 0 None
2012-06-07 WIN Symposium to take place in Paris from June 28-29 0 None
2012-06-07 Hand-wringing continues regarding the Supreme Court's much-awaited health law decision 0 None
2012-06-07 New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition 'an important step' in addressing food security 0 None
2012-06-07 Cellana launches ReNew line of products at GOED conference 0 None
2012-06-07 Romney's recent health policy decisions leading some conservatives to 'scratch their heads' 0 None
2012-06-07 TAB program proves effective in changing attitudes about stuttering 0 None
2012-06-07 USAID warns humanitarian crisis in Yemen being 'overlooked,' pledges additional $6.5M in aid 0 None
2012-06-07 Economic Community of West African States launches urgent appeal for aid to Africa's Sahel region 0 None
2012-06-07 House GOP spending plan sets sights on reduced funding for health overhaul, other Obama initiatives 0 None
2012-06-07 Dentists explore how psychological factors affect oral health 0 2.5
2012-06-07 Fifth edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders to be published in 2013 0 None
2012-06-07 International community should focus on resilience, not just relief, in response to drought in Horn of Africa 0 None
2012-06-07 The Leapfrog Group honors UCSD with ‘A’ Hospital Safety Score 0 None
2012-06-07 Viewpoints: Wis. vote cements walker plan to raise state workers' health costs; Treating addiction; Obama's silence on insurance mandate 0 None
2012-06-07 New data on disparities in heart health awareness among women 0 None
2012-06-06 Roundup: Calif. cigarette tax hike too close to call; Mass. insurance mandate not as contentious; Sept. 11 health fund cancer coverage ruling delayed 0 None
2012-06-06 English Rheumatoid Arthritis care standards out of step with Europe 0 None
2012-06-06 Agence France-Presse examines abortion debate in Morocco 0 None
2012-06-06 Daily bathing with antiseptic cloths effectively reduces MRSA incidence at Ontario geriatric facility 0 None
2012-06-06 CMS raises questions about N.H. Medicaid reimbursement rates 0 None
2012-06-06 Now is the time for new global health framework, experts say 0 None
2012-06-06 Economist infographic depicts probability of dying from NCDs by country 0 None
2012-06-06 Growing obesity in developing countries a sign of historic global tipping point 0 None
2012-06-06 Study finds dramatic increase in hospital 'observation care' for Medicare patients 0 None
2012-06-06 Guardian examines high incidence of drowning deaths among children in Bangladesh 0 None
2012-06-06 Hospital at home program provides good outcomes and patient satisfaction, study finds 0 None
2012-06-06 Half of New Yorkers say soda ban proposal goes too far, but legal challenges could be hard to win 0 None
2012-06-06 MBC receives $50,000 FABC grant to further research into blood donor safety 0 None
2012-06-06 UCSF's ACT program helps amputees reach their athletic goals 0 None
2012-06-06 Strong link between high levels of stress and dramatic weight gain among U.S. males 0 None
2012-06-06 NTNU’s EIR software to be showcased at 7th World Research Congress of the EAPC 0 None
2012-06-06 Altapure, ITT Exelis to launch new model of disinfection system 0 None
2012-06-06 BioMed Protect’s Sanotracin RTU rapidly and effectively kills C. difficile within 3 minutes 0 2.3
2012-06-06 e+CancerCare announces major partnership with OncoLogics 0 None
2012-06-06 As the number of multigenerational families grows, more people face challenges of caring for aging relatives 0 None
2012-06-05 Siemens Healthcare, HLI partner to offer ICD-10 remediation services 0 None
2012-06-05 Dental profession needs to build a stronger connection between oral and general health 1 4
2012-06-05 Bangladesh may be facing HIV epidemic, Inter Press Service reports 0 None
2012-06-05 Chicago psychological center serves as model for treatment of binge eating 0 None
2012-06-05 Republicans schedule repeal votes to bring attention to health law 0 None
2012-06-05 Latest studies in the field of allergy and clinical immunology to be presented at EAACI Congress 2012 0 None
2012-06-05 Experts respond to PLoS editorial comparing Chagas disease to HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-06-05 IRIN examines next steps in global fight against NCDs 0 None
2012-06-05 High-deductible health plans pick up steam 0 None
2012-06-05 Fate of pre-existing condition insurance pools, health exchanges may hinge on high court ruling 0 None
2012-06-05 Bloomberg's proposed super-size soda ban is latest attack on portion size in war against obesity 0 None
2012-06-05 BroadcastMed to highlight new AMIGO suite at Brigham and Women's Hospital 0 None
2012-06-05 Mo. Gov. faces defining choice on abortion bills; La. House approves abortion ban after 20 weeks 0 None
2012-06-05 Ways to improve care and reduce the high cost for Medicare beneficiaries highlighted by Hopkins study 0 None
2012-06-05 Joint UNAIDS/UNDP briefing highlights potential impacts of free trade agreements on public health 0 None
2012-06-05 U.S., Norway announce new private-public initiative to improve maternal health in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-05 HCMS, ACOEM announce important expansion to Blueprint for Health 0 None
2012-06-05 A.M. Best upgrades FSR and ICR for ODSHP 0 None
2012-06-05 IRadimed receives Novation contract for MRidium MRI Infusion Pump Systems 0 None
2012-06-05 New algorithm can help ED physicians to reduce number of heart failure deaths 0 None
2012-06-05 $25 million grant announced to improve states' care for frail elderly; Calif. seeks changes for those eligible for Medicare and Medicaid 0 None
2012-06-04 First Edition: June 4, 2012 0 None
2012-06-04 New group-based learning approach for children with asthma 0 None
2012-06-04 RMHCSC awards $328,000 in scholarship funds to Southland high school seniors 1 None
2012-06-02 WHO to continue discussion on R&D reform focusing on health needs in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-02 Health effects of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan on U.S. veterans 0 None
2012-06-02 Socioeconomic status of patient linked to choice of treatment 0 None
2012-06-02 International community must sustain progress in reducing infant mortality rates 0 None
2012-06-02 High costs can limit access to potentially life-saving technology 0 None
2012-06-02 PMTCT of HIV 'critical, effective' to making progress in child survival 0 None
2012-06-02 Walnuts make a nutritious snack 0 None
2012-06-02 Chagas disease could pose threat similar to other global pandemics, experts warn 0 None
2012-06-02 Reumofan Plus may have harmful pharmaceutical ingredients, warns FDA 0 None
2012-06-02 First intercontinental Kidney Paired Donation 0 None
2012-06-02 Research roundup: Changing unhealthy diets with mobile tech; ACOs for Medicaid 0 None
2012-06-02 HealthSouth to build comprehensive physical rehabilitation hospital in greater Orlando 0 None
2012-06-02 Modern bioethical dilemmas 0 None
2012-06-02 Majority of patients undergoing CTAP in ED are classified as clinically complex 0 None
2012-06-02 N.Y. Catholics split on bishops' lawsuit over contraception rule 0 None
2012-06-02 Yawning gulf between maternal mortality policies and implementation 0 None
2012-06-02 Pakistan looks to India for guidance on polio eradication efforts 0 None
2012-06-02 ENTA announces availability of first non-invasive oral cancer prevention test 0 1
2012-06-02 States taking sides on NYC sugary soda restrictions 0 None
2012-06-02 Lilly launches clinical trial mobile app for oncology healthcare professionals 0 None
2012-06-02 Effective strategies urgently needed to stop the progression of childhood obesity 0 None
2012-06-02 New $25M HHS funding to support Aging and Disability Resource Centers in all states 0 None
2012-06-02 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages people to make healthy food choices 0 4
2012-06-02 First U.S.-based study to assess per-patient annual economic costs of fecal incontinence 0 None
2012-06-02 Montefiore experts available to discuss cancer research at 2012 ASCO meeting 0 None
2012-06-02 MEDIAN Technologies to participate in 2012 ASCO annual conference 0 None
2012-06-02 Latest results from Youth Smoking Survey 0 None
2012-06-02 Several key discoveries in palliative care 0 None
2012-06-02 European Multidisciplinary Meeting on Urological Cancers to be held in Barcelona 0 None
2012-06-02 Sex-selective abortion ban rejected by House 0 None
2012-06-02 MCAN executive director supports federal action plan to reduce asthma disparities 0 None
2012-06-01 EC launches world's first in-flight smoking cessation card 0 None
2012-06-01 End-of-life care in the US can be better 0 None
2012-06-01 First Edition: June 1, 2012 0 None
2012-06-01 College undergraduates less upset than expected by questionnaires about sex, trauma 0 None
2012-06-01 CINJ wins renewal of Comprehensive Cancer Center designation from NCI 0 None
2012-06-01 New Lupus Insight Prize to be awarded to outstanding investigator 0 None
2012-06-01 Longer looks: The cost of dying; Insuring fertility 0 None
2012-06-01 New 'ESASO Course Series' for ophthalmologists 0 None
2012-06-01 House set to vote on bill banning sex-selection abortions 0 None
2012-06-01 Poll: A third of women fear efforts to control reproductive rights 0 None
2012-06-01 Medicare official sees Medicare Advantage enrollment continuing to grow 0 None
2012-06-01 WHO hopes to host second meeting on issues related to 'dual-use' research 0 None
2012-06-01 Health law jobs, cost controls and the mandate play in minds of state leaders 0 None
2012-06-01 Heart problems in high risk people could be prevented by dark chocolate 0 None
2012-06-01 Feds announce effort to slash inappropriate use of antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes 0 None
2012-06-01 Opinion pieces, editorial discuss significant decline in child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-06-01 Tentative deals forged in ill., Providence, R.I., to save money on retiree pensions, health care 0 None
2012-06-01 Innovative model of dementia is now been used to treat over 1,000 patients 0 None
2012-06-01 Large-scale, coordinated effort needed to stop increase in HIV transmission among MSM in China 0 None
2012-06-01 Senate field hearing probes whether Accretive Health's bill collection practices violated patient privacy 0 None
2012-06-01 Target of 25% reduction in premature mortality from NCDs by 2025 a 'rallying call' for global health community 0 None
2012-06-01 Weather preparedness tips for people with disabilities 0 None
2012-06-01 On 'World No Tobacco Day,' WHO calls on national leaders to stand together against tobacco industry 'attacks' 0 None
2012-06-01 Viewpoints: Bishops' request for contraception exemption may push legal precedent; Maine's experiment on health care 0 None
2012-06-01 N-of-One develops unique knowledge integration platform for oncologists 0 None
2012-06-01 Velos releases new iPad app for clinicians in oncology, bone marrow transplantation 0 None
2012-06-01 Kindstar, Insight Genetics collaborate to improve cancer care in China 0 None
2012-06-01 Cleveland Clinic, Cadence Health expand relationship for cardiology services 0 None
2012-06-01 New MYiCLUBonline iPhone/iPad App from ABC Financial 0 None
2012-06-01 State roundup: Federal judge rejects Calif. request to end oversight of prison health care; States push prescription drug databases; Medicare drug benefit at issue in Utah Senate race 0 None


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