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  1. Quality of U.S. diet shows improvement, but expands gap in overall diet quality between rich and poorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News

    The quality of the U.S. diet showed some modest improvement in the last decade in large measure because of a reduction in the consumption of unhealthy trans fats, but the gap in overall diet quality widened between the rich and the poor.

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  2. Govt drafting a National Health Policy to meet rising demand for sustainable healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Merinews

    The government is in the process of drafting a National Health Policy to meet the rising demand for sustainable healthcare across the country.

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  3. Health costs hit $7,550 per personRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... putting toward public education and a number of other priorities," said Joshua Archambault, director of health care policy at the Pioneer Institute. "I think everyone wants quality health care - but how many people would say that $6,000 worth of ...

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  4. Obamacare Is Dampening The Job Market In 3 Principal WaysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... policy for National Review. The other contributors to The Apothecary are: Josh Archambault, Director of Health Care Policy at the Pioneer Institute in Boston; Robert Book of the American Action Forum; Chris Conover, Research Scholar in the Center ...

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  5. Quality of US diet improves, gap widens for quality between rich and poorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Science Daily

    The quality of the US diet showed some modest improvement in the last decade in large measure because of a reduction in the consumption of unhealthy trans fats, but the gap in overall diet quality widened between the rich and the poor.

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  6. Obamacare advocates target Hispanics in enrollment pushRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... have when they're able to sit down and talk through what questions they might have," said Steven Lopez, a health care policy specialist for the National Council of La Raza, an umbrella group for Hispanic advocacy organizations. Trust is paramount ...

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  7. Moms rally for their healthcare optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    It was a rally to call attention to maternal health care crisis according to dozens who spent a portion of their Labor Day in Lee County.

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  8. Quality of US diet shows modest improvement, but overall remains poorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Dietary quality in the U.S. has improved steadily in recent years-spurred in large part by reduced trans fat intake-but overall dietary quality remains poor and disparities continue to widen among socioeconomic and racial/ethnic groups, according to a new study from Harvard School of Public Health .

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  9. Mexico first country to launch RyzodegARead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Bagsvaerd, Denmark, 1 September 2014 - Novo Nordisk today announced that in Mexico, as the first country in the world, Ryzodeg is a combination of two distinct insulin analogues , making it the first combination of a basal insulin with an ultra-long duration of action and a well-established mealtime insulin in one pen for people with type 2 ... (more)

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  10. Austerity is making life unbearable for those with mental health conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Statesman

    The core ideal of the NHS, that makes it so beloved by British people, is its promise of healthcare free for all.

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  11. Fewer prescription-drug overdose deaths in states with medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Daily Herald

    States that allow medical marijuana have 25 percent fewer prescription drug overdose deaths, a team of researchers reports in a newly released academic paper, suggesting that expanded access to marijuana, often used for its purported pain-alleviating qualities, could have unintended benefits.

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  12. Hospital Variation in Intravenous Inotrope Use for Patients...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Division of Cardiology and the Colorado Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Consortium, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora ; University of California Los Angeles Medical Center ; Duke Clinical Research Institute and Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC ; Denver Health Medical Center, CO ; Section of Cardiovascular ... (more)

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  13. Medicare No Longer Such A Budget Buster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    ... policy for National Review. The other contributors to The Apothecary are: Josh Archambault, Director of Health Care Policy at the Pioneer Institute in Boston; Robert Book of the American Action Forum; Chris Conover, Research Scholar in the Center ...

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  14. A sermon and a flu shot: Taking preventive health care into community spacesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Holtville Tribune

    A church. A city park. An office. These are not the typical settings for a medical checkup.

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  15. On Native GroundHEALTH Care in America: Still the Worst in the WorldRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... the developed world. This conclusion is that of the Commonwealth Fund, a private foundation that's done health care policy research for decades. You can't get a statement more damning this one, which comes from its 2014 report: "The United States ...

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  16. Kalamazoo County Commissioner Julie Rogers appointed to national health steering committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MLive.com

    Kalamazoo County Commissioner Julie Rogers was recently appointed to the National Association of Counties Health Steering Committee for the 2014-2015 term.

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  17. In Healthcare Reform, Helping Patients Pick the Right Doctor is Key to Accountable CareRead the original story

    Sunday | PRWeb

    One overlooked essential in healthcare reform is the need to help each patient pick the right doctor.

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  18. Stratifying the Risks of Oral Anticoagulation in Patients With Liver Disease [Original Articles]Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA ; Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, MA ; Section of Gastroenterology, Granite Medical Group, Boston University Medical Center, MA ; Department of ... (more)

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  19. East Stroudsburg University names Cardelle dean of college of health sciences -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pocono Record

    East Stroudsburg University President Marcia G. Welsh announced the appointment of Alberto Jose Frick Cardelle as dean of the college of health sciences effective Aug. 9. As a professor of health studies, Cardelle taught coursework, graduate and undergraduate, in international health science, health economics and finance, health policy and law, ... (more)

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  20. State health agency outlines spending increasesRead the original story

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    A state health agency is budgeting an extra $24 million this fiscal year, and a similar amount next year, to pay for costly hepatitis C drugs in Georgia's Medicaid program.

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