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Women with severe, chronic health issues are screened for breast cancer less often

Women with severe disabilities and multiple chronic conditions are screened for breast cancer less often than women with no disabilities or no chronic conditions, a new study has found.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Ontario (Ontario, CA), Health Insurance, Long Term Care

Thu Aug 21, 2014

WABC-AM New York

How Ebola Survivors Have Fought the Stigma

The recovery and release of two American Ebola patients has spotlighted a lingering side effect of the deadly disease: stigma.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine

The Atlantic

Rich People Exercise, Poor People Take Diet Pills

Poor people-and poor women in particular- are more likely to be overweight and obese.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Staying well and getting well aren't the same

Staying well and getting well aren't the same x Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1oRdSuV Dr. Marielena Velez de Brown, left, and Dr. Jacob Adams, director of University of Rochester General Preventive Medicine and Public Health Residency program, with Democrat and Chronicle health reporter Patti Singer at the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Circulation

Effect of Single Tibial Artery Revascularization on Microcirculation...

From the Departments of Cardiovascular Medicine and Preventive Medicine and Epidemiological Informatics , National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan; Department of Advanced Cardiovascular Medicine and Department of Cardiovascular Medicine , Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan; and Department of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, World News, Japan,

Circulation

Paradoxical Association of Lipoprotein Measures With Incident Atrial Fibrillation [Original Articles]

From the Division of Preventive Medicine and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine , Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada ; and Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Boston, MA, Canada,

EurekAlert!

Financial weight makes it trickier to lose pounds where it counts

Weight-loss advertising tends to target people ready, willing and able to pay for diet programs, special meals or gym memberships.

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Cleveland.com

CWRU prof who cited legal challenge to Obamacare to kick off quarterly health policy...

Case Western Reserve University is launching a quarterly health policy speaker series in an effort to bring together people throughout Cleveland - experts and average folks from different professional and community walks of life - to talk about how to improve the health and quality of life of the city's residents.

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Related Topix: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, Medicine

Mon Aug 18, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Are children who play violent video games at greater risk for depression?

While much attention has focused on the link between violent video game playing and aggression among youths, a new study finds significantly increased signs of depression among preteens with high daily exposure to violent video games.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Social Software, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Medicine, University of Alabama, Santa Monica, CA

EurekAlert!

Prioritizing suicide research can help lead to fewer suicide attempts and deaths

In a new supplement to the September issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine , experts address the state of the science on suicide prevention and provide useful recommendations for research to inform effective suicide prevention.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Suicide

Sun Aug 17, 2014

MLM Business Opportunities Blog

The Doctor of the Future?

"This is a $2.4 trillion industry run on handwritten notes," says 33-year-old Dr. Jay Parkinson.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Fri Aug 15, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

First study to look at Australians' use of surrogacy

Research into how Australians use surrogacy shows that most people thinking about it are considering or using overseas compensated arrangements.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Medicine

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Switched

The Keys to Good Health

First, the good news. As a board-certified physician in preventive medicine/public health, president of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine , and someone who has practiced what he preaches for a lifetime and been the beneficiary of it: yes, I think we know just what the keys to good health are.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Epidemiology, Life, Nutrition, Food

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Food & Wine

10 Incredible Fish Dishes You Should Definitely Be Eating

F&W's Test Kitchen whiz Justin Chapple's brilliant and easy way to fillet a fish is just one of the great reasons to enjoy fish now.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Recipes

SILive.com

Staten Island Readers' Choice: Nominate the borough's 'Best Sushi Restaurant'

The borough is packed with sushi options - from intimate bento box counters to clubby cocktail lounges with Top 40 soundtracks.

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Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Radiology, Medicine

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Anti-smoking campaign takes less defiant tack

Smoking had long been a hallmark of teenage rebellion when "Truth," a campaign from Legacy, introduced its first anti-smoking commercial in 2000.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Family, Teenagers, 72andSunny

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Drudge Retort

This is Your Brain on Fish

A new study in the current American Journal of Preventive Medicine finds that people who regularly eat baked or broiled fish have more voluminous brains than those who do not -- in such a way that stands to protect them from Alzheimer's disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Alzheimer's, Health, US News, Liberal Political News

Fri Aug 08, 2014

KTVN Reno

Heartworm Cases Increasing in Nevada Dogs

Some area animal hospitals are seeing a rise in ticks and heartworm in dogs. That's why they're asking dog owners to take steps to keep their pets safe.

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Related Topix: Medicine

ETaiwanNews.com

Taiwan enhances disease control efforts amid Ebola scare

Taipei, Aug. 8 Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control said Friday it has assigned a special unit to stay on top of the development of the Ebola epidemic, after the World Health Organization declared the deadly disease outbreak in West Africa to be an international public health emergency.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Taiwan Travel, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World News, Taiwan, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine, South Africa Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa Travel

Victorville Daily Press

The County of San Bernardino celebrates National Health Center Week

The County of San Bernardino Department of Public Health Clinic Operations will commemorate National Health Center Week with events at the new Adelanto Health Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 12 and Aug. 14 and at the Hesperia Health Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 13. There will be resource tables, nutritional demonstrations, free incentives, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Adelanto, CA, Hesperia, CA

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