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A Chilean woman campaigning for a change to Chile's total ban on abortions tells her story.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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By NIRAN AL-AGBA, MD Last week, pharmacy giant CVS agreed to purchase Aetna this week for an astounding $69 billion dollar sum. The company allegedly plans to reduce health spending by developing an integrated system touted as “a new front door for health care in America.” This merger is actually an acquisition, entailing transfer of ownership. The central aim of an acquisition is to increase market share, expand the scope of services provided, and improve financial stability. CVS hit the jackpot on all three objectives. While Wall Street investors celebrate, many of us knowledgeable in the delivery of healthca...
Source: The Health Care Blog - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized Aetna CVS Niran Al-Agba Source Type: blogs
Conclusion: noise was considered, regardless of gender, harmful to health and associated with perception of musculoskeletal pain. Symptoms and complaints caused by noise have been reported to negatively impact the professional activity of dentists, however, most of them do not adopt preventive measures.RESUMO Objetivo: analisar a percep ção e conhecimento de odontólogos sobre o ruído, sua prevenção e efeitos na saúde e qualidade de vida. Métodos: estudo transversal, realizado com 54 dentistas de ambos os gêneros. Aplicou-se dois questionários: um abordand...
Source: Revista CEFAC - Category: Speech-Language Pathology Source Type: research
Condition:   Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Intervention:   Other: Physical therapy intervention Sponsor:   Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Low Back Pain Intervention:   Other: Back pain screening test Sponsor:   FoU Center Spenshult Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Intensive Care;   Brain Injuries Intervention:   Diagnostic Test: Critical-Care Pain Observation Tool (CPOT) Sponsor:   Capital Medical University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Cancer Pain Interventions:   Other: Standard palliative care;   Other: Smart Phone based symptom evaluation application Sponsors:   Massachusetts General Hospital;   Rwanda Palliative Care and Hospice Organization (RPCHO);   University of California, San Francisco (UCSF);   Cornell Tech;   King's College London Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
If 2.6 billion people were suffering from an illness, you’d think we’d all be more familiar with it. That figure represents 33.7% of the population of the world, after all. It also represents the share of that population that will at some point experience an anxiety disorder, according to the National Institutes of Health. For those billions, the experience of clinical anxiety can range from a persistent fretfulness, distractedness and a sort of whole-body clenching, to the paralytic crisis of a full-blown panic attack. All of it feels lousy; all of it is a state you race to escape — which typically only ...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized anxiety disorder behavior health OCD psychology PTSD Source Type: news
The holidays are famously a time of celebration, and where there is celebrating, there is usually too much alcohol, too many rich foods, and not enough sleep. Here are some basic tips on not overdoing it — and how to manage when you have. Common sense rules You know the saying “Don’t go to the grocery store hungry”? The reason is pretty obvious. If you’re famished, you may not make the best food choices. Well, the same applies to holiday parties. If you are truly hungry, have something healthy and filling beforehand, like a beautiful salad. Pressed for time? Eat an apple. Already there? Look a...
Source: Harvard Health Blog - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Behavioral Health Healthy Eating Prevention Source Type: blogs
Galcanezumab is the first of three investigational, non-opioid treatments in Lilly's pain portfolio INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 11, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales &Marketing Network) -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug A... Biopharmaceuticals, FDA Eli Lilly, Galcanezumab, migraine
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
(Natural News) Individuals diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis can experience mild to severe joint pain, and this often affects their daily lives. Thankfully, there are some superfoods that can help you deal with this kind of pain. These superfoods help lower oxidative stress, or the body’s ability to “counteract or detoxify harmful chemicals.” Dr. Bhawna Gupta, from...
Source: NaturalNews.com - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
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