Taylor Swift Approved Her Song for This Unofficial Biden-Harris Ad
Taylor Swift approved her song “Only the Young” for a pro-Joe Biden advertisement, a source close to the situation confirms to Variety.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shared Decision-Making Aids Choice of PrEP Shared Decision-Making Aids Choice of PrEP
A patient-centered approach can help guide people at risk for HIV exposure to decide on the best choice of pre-exposure prophylaxis regimens, stifling the noise of direct-to-consumer advertising.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - October 29, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Teen boys link marijuana use with more, better sex
(Washington State University) Teen-age boys exposed to pro-cannabis advertising and social media posts are more likely than female peers to associate marijuana use with improving sexual activity, new research from Washington State University suggests. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Performance, cost-effectiveness, and representativeness of facebook recruitment to suicide prevention research: online survey study - Lee S, Torok M, Shand F, Chen N, McGillivray L, Burnett A, Larsen ME, Mok K.
BACKGROUND: Researchers are increasingly using social media advertisements to recruit participants because of their many advantages over traditional methods. Although there is growing evidence for the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of social media re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Are ‘Kidfluencers’ Making Our Kids Fat?
Popular YouTube channels often bombard young children with thinly veiled ads for junk food, a new study finds. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anahad O ’Connor Tags: Children and Childhood Fast Food Industry Advertising and Marketing Toys Parenting Obesity Federal Trade Commission YouTube.com Source Type: news

Rogue website sells 'dodgy wigs' to cancer patients
Cancer patients are being targeted by a rogue website selling poor quality wigs which do not match the ones pictured in its adverts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paragon Group PT brings together 15 physical therapy sites
Paragon PT Group will be the marketing and advertising vehicle, allowing members to reach a wider audience through a group website and call line. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 20, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Nature Communications publishes Bluestar Genomics' technology for cancer detection study
(EAG Advertising& Marketing) Bluestar Genomics, an innovative company leading the development of next-generation epigenomic approaches to early cancer detection, announced today the publication of study results in the peer-reviewed journalNature Communications. The study demonstrates the power of the company's platform to detect pancreatic cancer in its early stages, addressing the unmet need of more than 60,000 patients diagnosed with the disease each year in the United States alone. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Save it or spend it? Advertising decisions amid consumer word-of-mouth
(Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Most people have seen or heard from a friend, neighbor or family member about a product or service they've used and how their experience was. It's called observational learning or word-of-mouth. These communications don't provide an unbiased assessment of true quality. Given this, businesses are faced with the difficult decision of determining when and how to spend their ad dollars. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Facebook is 'the 800-pound gorilla in the misinformation market'
Facebook (FB) recently announced that it would be banning advertisements that discourage vaccines and banning content related to rabid... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Flush With Cash, Biden Eclipses Trump in War for the Airwaves
Joe Biden is vastly outspending President Trump in TV advertising, maintaining a nearly 2-to-1 advantage on the airwaves. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Trump ad features multiple clips of president wearing mask
A new political advertisement for President Trump includes several video clips of him wearing a mask while a narrator praises his... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ExxonMobil misled the public about the climate crisis. Now they're trying to silence critics | Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes
Newly leaked documents reported by Bloomberg News show that ExxonMobil ’s climate dishonesty is even worse than we thoughtIn 2017, wepublished the first peer-reviewed analysis of ExxonMobil ’s 40-year history of climate change communications. We found that the company and its parents, Exxon and Mobil, misled the public about climate change and its severity. Central to this conclusion was the contrast between what Exxon and ExxonMobil scientists said in internal reports and scientific articles versus what Exxon, Mobil, and ExxonMobil told the public in non-peer-reviewed publications and in “advertorials&rd...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 16, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes Tags: Climate change ExxonMobil Oil Oil and gas companies Energy industry Environment Science Source Type: news

Motel 6 ends relationship with The Richards Group after agency founder calls pitch 'too Black'
Carrolton-based Motel 6 is ending its relationship with a Dallas advertising agency over comments made about the business and its customers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Radical Left coordinated mass forgery to disparage Amy Barrett and try to make her appear unlikable
(Natural News) A radical left organization named Alliance for Justice sent out a press release claiming they have in their possession “the largest known lawyer opposition letter to a Supreme Court nominee.” A number of left-leaning legal blogs got behind the unverified letter and promoted its claims online. The press release was advertised as a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Losing Some TV Ads Might Reduce Childhood Obesity
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 14, 2020 -- Limiting TV ads for sugary, salty and high-fat foods and drinks might help reduce childhood obesity, British researchers suggest. They looked at advertising of these products between 5:30 a.m. and 9 p.m. If all such ads... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

CNN exclusive: Fauci says he was taken out of context in new Trump campaign ad touting coronavirus response
Dr. Anthony Fauci did not consent to being featured in a new advertisement from the Trump campaign touting President Donald Trump's... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cannabis ads and store location influence youth marijuana use
(Washington State University) States may want to consider the proximity of cannabis retailers and cannabis advertising to neighborhoods to prevent underage use of the drug, according to new WSU research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New research determines if political " air war " or " ground game " is most effective
(Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) CATONSVILLE, MD, October 7, 2020 - New research has shed light on how various political campaign activities influence voters. It found that a candidate's mass media advertising is more likely to influence independent voters, while the campaign's " ground game, " targeting voters through grassroots outreach, is more effective at reaching a candidate's base. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Trump off the air in Ohio and Iowa as polls show tight races in both states
President Donald Trump's campaign canceled its planned television advertising in Iowa and Ohio this week, focusing its spending on... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Steve Barnes, attorney known for catchy TV jingle, dies in small plane crash in New York state
Steve Barnes, an attorney best known for a catchy TV jingle advertising the law firm Cellino & Barnes, died in a small plane crash in New York. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dean - College of Science
Requisition ID: 2020-2966 Number of Openings: 1 Category (Portal Searching): Administrative/Clerical Position Type: Benefited Full-Time City: Logan Job Classification: Exempt College: College of Science Department: Dean-Science Advertised Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience plus excellent benefits Overview Utah State University (USU) invites nominations and applications for a significant academic leadership position as Dean of the College of Science. The College of Science at USU is a dynamic and innovative academic unit comprising of six departments: Biology, Chemistry and Biochemist...
Source: AIBS Classifieds - October 1, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Classifieds Tags: Other Positions Available Source Type: news

Marketing study investigates impact of Viagra TV ads on birth rates
(University of Texas at Dallas) Marketing researchers found that an increase in advertising of erectile dysfunction drugs contributed to more total births in Massachusetts. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The mortality rate for covid-19 is falling rapidly, and here's how we can continue to improve it
(Natural News) In March 2020, the mortality rate for covid-19 was advertised as a scary 3.4 percent by the World Health Organization and experts such as Dr. Anthony Fauci. As more data was collected over time, the mortality rate fell. The latest numbers from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) break down the mortality rate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

KCIC Report: Mesothelioma Lawsuits on the Rise in US
While the incidence of malignant mesothelioma in the United States continued its gradual decline, the tendency to sue for damages drastically increased in recent years, according to a KCIC study. Lawsuits filed by those stricken with the deadly asbestos-related cancer increased 65.7% from 2007 to 2017. Meanwhile, the overall incidence rate of mesothelioma dropped 16.2% during the same period. KCIC, a well-regarded consulting firm in Washington, D.C., that manages asbestos product liabilities, published the study of mesothelioma and asbestos litigation last week. Study author Megan Shockley, senior manager at KCIC, was unav...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - September 29, 2020 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Source Type: news

Covert tobacco industry marketing tactics exposed by former employees
(Taylor& Francis Group) Tobacco companies use covert marketing tactics and exploit loopholes in Australian tobacco control laws to promote their products despite current tobacco advertising bans, finds new research from University of Sydney and Cancer Council NSW. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - September 29, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

OTC'Brain Boosters' May Pose Serious Risks, Experts Say OTC'Brain Boosters' May Pose Serious Risks, Experts Say
Over-the-counter supplements advertised to improve memory and cognitive function may contained unapproved pharmaceutical drugs in potentially dangerous combinations and dosages, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - September 24, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Youth Exposure to Marijuana Advertising in Oregon's Legal Retail Marijuana Market
(Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease)
Source: CDC Preventing Chronic Disease - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Public Health Source Type: news

Most plastic will never be recycled – and the manufacturers couldn’t care less | Arwa Mahdawi
Oil and gas companies make far more money churning out new plastic than reusing old. Meanwhile, the public gets the blamePlastic recycling is a scam. You diligently sort your rubbish, you dutifully wash your plastic containers, then everything gets tossed in a landfill or thrown in the ocean anyway. OK, maybe not everything – but the vast majority of it. According to one analysis, only 9% of all plastic ever made haslikely been recycled. Here ’s the kicker: the companies making all that plastic have spent millions on advertising campaigns lecturing us about recycling while knowing full well that most plastic wi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 15, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Arwa Mahdawi Tags: Environment Climate change Science Greenhouse gas emissions Fossil fuels Energy Oil and gas companies Business Energy industry US news World news Source Type: news

A new research tool, NYU Ad Observatory, tracks political advertising on Facebook
(NYU Tandon School of Engineering) The NYU Ad Observatory is a new online tool that allows researchers to find and compare how much money presidential and other candidates are spending on Facebook advertisements related to their campaigns. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The relationship between smartphone addiction and depression among university students in Karachi: a cross-sectional study - Abid U, Khan TJ, Sheikh A, Saleem S, Kayani HA, Habib MA.
BACKGROUND: Pakistan demographic and health survey (PDHS) estimated extensive ownership of cell phones in Pakistan with 94.7% in the urban population. Pakistan Advertiser Company reported 77 % of cell phone users aged between 21-30 years. Although, no rese... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Facebook political ads more partisan, less negative than TV
(Washington State University) More political candidates may be shifting primarily to social media to advertise rather than TV, according to a study of advertising trends from the 2018 campaign season. The study also found that Facebook political ads were more partisan, less negative and less issue-focused than those on TV. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Government must support public services and key workers to build a better post-pandemic future
Securing a better future for key workers and the public services that have been supporting communities across the UK throughout the coronavirus pandemic is the aim of a campaign launched today (Monday) by UNISON. The No Going Back to Normal campaign – promoted to coincide with the opening of the 152nd Trades Union Congress (TUC) – highlights how services like health, local government, social care and education cannot continue with the cuts, underfunding and decline that’s been commonplace for the past decade. The campaign – spanning a short film, along with pr...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 13, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release public services TUC Source Type: news

Hands Face Space, PHE
New public information campaign to prevent spread of coronavirus this winter With winter fast approaching, the'Hands. Face. Space'campaign urges the public to continue to wash their hands, cover their face and make space to control infection rates and avoid a second peak The spread of coronavirus, particularly in enclosed spaces is shown in a new film, produced with experts in the field, which highlights the risk in simple, everyday interactions The campaign will run across TV, radio, print, out of home, social and digital display advertising. A link to download resources to support the campaign is given. (Source: Current...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Advertencia: Los anti ácidos que contienen aspirina pueden causar sangrado
Los medicamentos que contienen un anti ácido y aspirina, y que se emplean para tratar la acidez gástrica, la acidez estomacal, la indigestión ácida o el malestar estomacal, pueden causar hemorragias graves, advierte la FDA. Lea la etiqueta de información farmacológica para ver si el producto que está usando para tratar estas afecc iones contiene aspirina, en especial si tiene usted un factor de riesgo para la hemorragia. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - September 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news

New Issue of Johns Hopkins Nursing Magazine
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - September 2, 2020 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

In Hard Times, a Barrage of Ads Promises Peace of Mind
Meditation apps, tinctures, stress-busting gummies — spending on commercials for all of them is rising amid the pandemic’s climbing death toll and economic strain. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tiffany Hsu Tags: Anxiety and Stress Advertising and Marketing Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Online Advertising Mental Health and Disorders Depression (Mental) Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Therapy and Rehabilitation Headspace Inc Talkspace (Groop Internet Platform I Source Type: news

Finding Some Oases Amid Ad Drought
The advertising gods giveth, and they taketh away, particularly these days. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 31, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

No sports, no school and it's ALL Trump's fault, according to new Biden campaign ad, but didn't he just say he'd lock down the ENTIRE COUNTRY for Covid?
(Natural News) Oh yes he did. Biden and his camp of crazed communists just ran an advertisement blaming Trump for there being no sports and no kids in classrooms, after Biden literally just finished preaching that he would listen to the scientists and lock down the entire country on house arrest until Covid is completely... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Digital and consumer bosses encouraged to apply for CEO of new body
The government has started advertising for a chief executive of the newly formed National Institute for Health Protection. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - August 28, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Man charged with plot to sell fake coronavirus disinfectant
Authorities say a Maryland man sold unregistered and misbranded pesticides falsely advertised as a government-approved disinfectant for the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Facebook claims new iPhone update disrupts online advertising business
Facebook Inc. undefined on Wednesday said privacy updates to Apple Inc.'s undefined latest operating system have hindered the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Facebook warns Apple's iOS 14 could shave more than 50% from Audience Network revenue
Facebook had previously warned that iOS 14 could impact its advertising business, but the company's blog post on Wednesday outlined just... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump Keeps Promoting a Drug Order That No One Has Seen
The president ’s campaign has made his efforts to lower prescription drug prices a centerpiece of his re-election pitch, but the executive order remains unseen. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - August 24, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Trump, Donald J Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Executive Orders and Memorandums United States Politics and Government Presidential Election of 2020 Political Advertising International Trade and World Market Source Type: news

How to Make Homemade Face Masks More Effective —and How to Wear Them Right
Five months after coronavirus took root in the U.S., face masks remain one of the most controversial and confusing parts of the pandemic. Changing public-health messaging hasn’t helped. In March, when personal protective equipment (PPE) was running short, top U.S. public-health officials told Americans that the general public did not need masks because they don’t fully block respiratory particles that spread COVID-19, such as those in a sick person’s cough or sneeze. Most masks are best at preventing particles from getting into the air where others might inhale them, so, at first, the U.S. Centers for Dis...
Source: TIME: Health - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Instagram deletes account advertising ASU COVID-19 parties
The account claimed to throw "COVID parties" at Arizona State University. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

3M settles lawsuit against Amazon seller of face masks
3M Co. says it has resolved a lawsuit against a third-party merchant selling on Amazon.com Inc.'s website that 3M had accused of "charging grossly inflated prices for fake, defective or damaged respirator products." Bloomberg reports on the settlement in the case of 3M versus KM Brothers Inc. and its related companies, which allegedly sold what were advertised as 3M N95 masks for an average price of $23.21 apiece. 3M's list price for comparable masks — which have become highly sought after during… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

3M settles lawsuit against Amazon seller of face masks
3M Co. says it has resolved a lawsuit against a third-party merchant selling on Amazon.com Inc.'s website that 3M had accused of "charging grossly inflated prices for fake, defective or damaged respirator products." Bloomberg reports on the settlement in the case of 3M versus KM Brothers Inc. and its related companies, which allegedly sold what were advertised as 3M N95 masks for an average price of $23.21 apiece. 3M's list price for comparable masks — which have become highly sought after during… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

Some Coronavirus Patients Are Reporting Symptoms That Last Months. Nobody Knows Exactly How to Treat Them
Kayla Brim laughed when she learned it could take 10 days to get her COVID-19 test results back. “I thought, ‘Okay, well, within 10 days I should be fine,’” she remembers. That was on July 2. More than a month later, Brim is still far from fine. Prior to the pandemic, the 28-year-old from Caldwell, Idaho, juggled homeschooling her two kids with her work as a makeup artist—she was supposed to open her own salon in July. Now, she suffers daily from shortness of breath, exhaustion, excruciating headaches, brain fog, neuropathy, high blood pressure and loss of taste and smell. She feels like &ldqu...
Source: TIME: Health - August 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news