Covid-19 in Arizona: Ducey says state will remain open, prepare for fall
Gov. Doug Ducey emphasized his commitment to keeping the state open in a “safe and healthy way” during a news conference this week, with no current plans for “dramatic changes” to be made despite “a gradual rise in cases.” “Arizona’s economy is open, Arizona’s educational institutions are open, Arizona’s tourism institutions are open,” the second-t erm Republican said. “The expectation is that they are going to remain open.” The number of deaths reported daily in Arizona… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kiara Quaranta Source Type: news

US cases pass 7m; Australian PM says countries must share vaccines – as it happened
Jenny Mikakos quits in wake of inquiry into hotel quarantine;Madrid braces for lockdown as Spain reaches 716,481 total infections;surge in cases in AthensFigures prompt French and Dutch warnings, and row in SpainUS approaches 7m cases as officials warn surge could comeWhat lessons can Europe learn from Sweden ’s experience?Why dogs might be a Covid tester ’s best friend1.37amBSTThis blog is closing now but thanks for reading. You can keep following developments in the pandemic at our new live blog with Melissa Davey here:Related:Coronavirus live news: WHO warns 2m could die before vaccine; Victoria's health min...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 26, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey (now) and Nadeem Badshah, Kevin Rawlinson, Aamna Mohdin, Amy Walker and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news UK news US news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Diagnoses of Common Conditions Declined in March to May 2020
Common mental health diagnoses reduced 50 percent; similar drops seen in circulatory system diseases, T2DM (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 25, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Conference News, Source Type: news

Branch resources review restarts, with pledge to stay on schedule
The UNISON branch resources review has restarted after a five-month pause for COVID-19. “It’s good to be back” said UNISON President Josie Bird (pictured), who chairs the review group. Set up by the 2019 national delegate conference, the 24 lay members who make up the working party have committed to sticking with the timetable and getting a motion and report to conference in 2021. Ms Bird added: “It will be tough to regain lost time, but we are committed”. So far, 357 branches have taken part in the review, with plans for 17 to be approached for in-depth interviews. Branches have told the revi...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 25, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article News branch resources review branches Josie Bird Source Type: news

Wellness in the Time of COVID: Helping Your Residents Stay Active and Achieve Their Potential
“Change is afoot,” said Colin Milner, founder and CEO of the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA), talking about “Aging Well: The Great Disruptor” at the Annual Conference of AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine in April. This was true before the pandemic, he noted, but the need for change has taken on a new urgency. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - September 25, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Joanne Kaldy Source Type: news

Prescribing and Deprescribing for Heart Failure
Optimizing heart failure therapies, including the newer angiotensin-receptor neprilysin inhibitors (ARNIs), is critically important for older residents who have symptomatic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF), said Meenakshi Patel, MD, FACP, CMD, at the Annual Conference of AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - September 25, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Christine Kilgore Source Type: news

Study demonstrates SARS-CoV-2 emergence was associated with a large drop in the circulation of other respiratory viruses during the first wave
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) Analysis of samples taken to test for respiratory viruses over the past five years suggests that the emergence of SARS-CoV-2 was associated with a large drop in circulation of other common respiratory viruses during the first wave. The study, presented at this week's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID), is by Dr Stephen Poole, BRC Clinical Research Fellow from the Southampton NIHR BRC, Southampton, UK, and colleagues. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Contact tracing study results recommend consistent wearing of masks, handwashing, and social distancing in public to protect against SARS-CoV-2 infection
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) A contact tracing study presented at this year's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID) confirms the effectiveness of wearing of masks in public, handwashing, and social distancing to protect against SARS-CoV-2 infection. The study is by Assistant Professor Direk Limmathurotsakul, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, and Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, University of Oxford, UK, and colleagues. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Shorter time from symptom onset to hospitalization is associated with worse outcome in patients with COVID-19
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) New research presented at this week's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID, held online) shows that a shorter time from symptom onset to hospitalisation is associated with more serious disease and death in patients with COVID-19. The study is by Dr Annie Wong-Beringer and colleagues, University of Southern California (USC) School of Pharmacy, Los Angeles, CA, USA, and presented at ECCVID by co-author Amanda Chron. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Dealing with the global tsunami of mental health problems during and post COVID-19
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) In a special session addressing global mental health before, during and after the COVID-19 pandemic held at the ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID) Professor Vikram Patel H(arvard Medical School, USA) will present a new review of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on global mental health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Africa: What is the Fundamental Difference Between Cigarette Smoke and Heated Tobacco Aerosol?
[allAfrica] On September 15th, 2020, Tobacco manufacturer Philip Morris International (PMI) held a scientific online conference on the fundamental difference between cigarette smoke and heated tobacco product aerosol.   Scientists of PMI presented some of the latest fundamental scientific evidence on the harm caused by combustion and innovative, less harmful, aerosols chemistry. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 24, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Empty shelves, empty gun racks: Ammo and gun sales up 139%, stores having difficulty keeping up with surging demand
(Natural News) Joe Bartozzi, president and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), said ammunition sales for the first six months of 2020 were up 139 percent when compared to sales during the same time in 2019. Bartozzi remarked upon this while speaking at the 2020 Gun Rights Policy Conference, which was held online from... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reuters Events' Cell & Gene Therapy USA
2 November 2020, Virtual Event, USA. Join 2500+ gene and cell therapy leaders for this (free to attend) conference brough to you by Reuters Events. The race to commercialize cell & gene therapies (CGT) is heating up. Almost all of top 20 pharma have dedicated strategies, while US policy makers and the FDA are facilitating innovation and accelerating pathways to market. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - September 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Could Zinc Help Fight COVID-19?
Researchers from Spain reporting at a European coronavirus conference found that hospitalized COVID-19 patients with low blood levels of zinc tended to fare worse than those with healthier levels. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart Failure Highlights From ESC 2020 Heart Failure Highlights From ESC 2020
Dr Akshay Desai, of Harvard Medical School, reviews key studies on heart failure, presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2020, which was held as a virtual conference.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None ReCAP Source Type: news

AMVC Fall 2020: 6 ways rads can improve perception of AI
As the development of artificial intelligence (AI) tools for healthcare continues,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: C-MIMI: Use of AI in radiology is evolving AuntMinnie.com to host Fall 2020 Virtual Conference September 22-23 Radiologists, AI make a great team in screening mammo Venture capitalist: Radiologists are 'toast' due to AI Radiology leaders must counter hype over AI in radiology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Ghana: SDA Hospital Inaugurated at Weija-Gbawe
[Ghanaian Times] The Accra City Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church has inaugurated an ultramodern hospital to serve residents of Mallam-Gbawe and its environs in the Weija-Gbawe Constituency of the Greater Accra Region. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 23, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kenya: New Lobby to Keep Track of ICPD25 Resolutions
[Nation] A new high-level commission of international advocates, experts and activists has been established to ensure commitments made on women's health and rights at last year's Nairobi International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD25) regarding sexual and reproductive health and rights, are fulfilled even during the Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 23, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Study suggests link between decreasing viral load and proportion of COVID-19 patients needing intensive care
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) New research presented at this week's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID, online 23-25 September) suggests that, as lockdown took effect and case numbers dropped, the amount of virus patients were exposed to (viral load) fell, and this could be linked to lower proportions of patients requiring intensive care and dying. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

US study shows decline in viral load of patients with COVID-19 as pandemic progressed
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) A US study from the city of Detroit, presented at this week's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCMID, online 23-25 September) shows that the initial SARS-CoV-2 viral load in nasopharyngeal samples has been decreasing as the pandemic progressed. The authors also observed that the decline in viral load was associated with a decrease in death rate. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Large study confirms men have 62% increased risk of COVID-19 associated death, possibly related to higher degree of inflammation
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) New research presented at this week's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID, online 23-25 September) confirms that men with COVID-19 have worse outcomes than women, possibly related to them experiencing higher levels of inflammation. The study is by Dr Frank Hanses, University Hospital Regensburg, Germany, and colleagues, and shows that men have a 62% increased risk of COVID-19 associated death. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 antibody studies across Brazil reveal Amazon region badly affected, with poorer Indigenous communities hit hardest
(European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) Two nationwide COVID-19 antibody seroprevalence studies from Brazil show that many cities along the Amazon were hit hardest at the beginning of the epidemic in May and June, along with poorer and Indigenous communities. The research is presented at this week's ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID, held online 23-25 September) and published in The Lancet Global Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study Examines Effect of Cancer Treatment on COVID - 19 Mortality
Highest 30 - day mortality seen with cancer treatment one to three months before COVID - 19 diagnosis (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 22, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Oncology, Pharmacy, Conference News, Source Type: news

Prentis urges Labour to commit to a ‘new deal’ for public services
This year’s Labour conference – online, as befits the times – marked two very special speeches: the last by Dave Prentis as UNISON general secretary, and the first by Keir Starmer as Labour leader. Both men paid powerful tribute to the public sector workers who have kept the UK on its feet during the COVID-19 pandemic. And Mr Starmer said it was time for Labour “to get serious about winning” and repair the damage done to public services by a decade of Tory government. The first of this year’s very different, COVID-affected party conferences started on Saturday, under the branding of Labo...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Demetrios Matheou Tags: Article affiliated political fund Covid-19 dave prentis Keir Starmer Labour Party no going back to normal social care UNISON Labour Link Source Type: news

Now more than ever we need a future-focused Labour government
Commenting on Keir Starmer’s keynote leader’s speech at the Labour Conference today (Tuesday), UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Today Keir Starmer showed Labour’s new leadership is focused on the future, on the challenges our country faces at this unprecedented time and, crucially, on winning the next election. “UNISON members have faced a decade of austerity and pay cuts – they need a Labour Party that can, and will, win the next election. In Keir Starmer, Labour has a leader who can do just that. “Keir understands our members – including some of the lowest paid ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release Keir Starmer Labour Party Source Type: news

Blog: A union with plenty to shout about
After over 20 years of leading this union as general secretary, you’d have thought that I’d have seen it all. I couldn’t be surprised any more by our incredible members and the amazing work they do running our public services. You’d be forgiven for thinking my immense pride at what we achieve together could increase no more. But you’d be wrong. Obviously COVID-19 and our members’ collective and individual responses have left me feeling even more proud of our union and its members and their hard work than ever before. And luckily, this time of year gives us plenty of time to shout about t...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 22, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Dave Prentis Tags: General secretary's blog News adult social care Covid-19 Source Type: news

UK coronavirus: alert level to be raised from 3 to 4; Northern Ireland bans mixing indoors
Matt Hancockannounces childcare exemption to local lockdowns in England; UK cases rise by 4,368,second highest daily total since early MayRaising of UK Covid alert level opens door to major restrictionsLockdowns in four more areas of Wales as cases riseWhitty: UK could see 200 deaths a day by NovemberScottish ministers considering strict new Covid rules, leak revealsGlobal coronavirus updates – live6.15pmBST4 UK CMOs - inc@DrGregorSmith - agree raising of#Covid_19 alert level to 4. I ’ll participate in COBR meeting tomorrow am, after which@scotgov Cabinet will agree measures to bring virus back under control in...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Sparrow Tags: Politics Coronavirus outbreak Health Chris Whitty Patrick Vallance Labour Science Infectious diseases Scotland Wales Labour conference 2020 Anneliese Dodds Matt Hancock Source Type: news

Remarks by Commissioner Hahn to the Compounding Quality Center of Excellence Conference - 09/21/2020
Remarks by Stephen Hahn, M.D., Commissioner of Food and Drugs, to the Compounding Quality Center of Excellence Conference, Sept. 21, 2020, White Oak, MD (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Avelumab Prolongs Survival in Advanced Urothelial Cancer
Findings seen in patients with advanced, metastatic disease that did not progress with first - line chemo (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 21, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Mds 2020 mds 2020
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from MDS 2020Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 21, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

UK coronavirus live news: four more areas of Wales to go into lockdown; Whitty calls for reduced social contacts
Restrictions for Newport, Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Blaenau Gwent; Whitty calls for ‘break in unnecessary links between households’Whitty: UK could see 200 deaths a day by NovemberVallance says 6,000 new cases a day in UK, doubling every seven daysSummary of key points from Whitty/Vallance Covid briefingFollow Covid rules or see UK deaths return to spring levels, Shapps warnsGlobal coronavirus updates – live2.58pmBSTAnneliese Dodds’ first speech as shadow chancellor to a Labour conference this morning did not take place in the best of circumstances. The conference is online, which means that even...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Sparrow Tags: Politics Coronavirus outbreak Health Chris Whitty Patrick Vallance Labour Science Infectious diseases Scotland Wales Labour conference 2020 Anneliese Dodds Source Type: news

Britain needs to live with coronavirus, not in fear of it | Simon Jenkins
Vallance and Whitty spoke reasonably and sincerely in their press conference. But their data was selective, and they seem determined to cause alarmThank goodness for scientists talking about coronavirus rather than politicians. They speak English and sound sincere.Today ’s presentation by Whitehall ’s Sir Patrick Vallance and Chris Whitty was devoid of slogan and cliche. They just wanted to say that the virus was back, Covid-19 numbers were rising and we all should be worried. So far so reasonable.What they did not do was take questions on their alarming thesis or indicate how it should affect government policy...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Simon Jenkins Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Patrick Vallance Chris Whitty Infectious diseases UK news Medical research Politics Source Type: news

Abbott Hosts Conference Call for Third-Quarter Earnings
(Source: Abbott.com)
Source: Abbott.com - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New hormone breast cancer treatment reduces risk of recurrence by 25%
According to research presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology's virtual conference (ESMO), a new hormonal breast cancer treatment which includes the substance abemaciclib may reduce recurrence by up to 25%.News Medical (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - September 21, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Only a Labour government can save the NHS, says UNISON   
Speaking at a Labour Party virtual conference discussion later today (Sunday) on how best to recognise and value NHS workers, both during and after the pandemic, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis will say: “NHS staff have given their all for all of us. Now is the time to reward their incredible efforts and heroism, with a pay rise of at least £2,000 for every single NHS worker. “We all know that the best thing for our NHS is a Labour government – and we all know that you only get a Labour government when there is real unity. “It’s time to stop looking back and fig...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 20, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release dave prentis labour conference NHS Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Trump pledges vaccine for all by April as Melbourne faces more protests
Number of cases worldwide passes 30 million; Victoria announces 21 new Covid-19 cases and seven more deaths; UK faces possible second national lockdown. Follow all the developmentsMutant virus: should we be worried that Sars-CoV-2 is changing ?UK entering second wave of virus, Johnson warns‘Shocking’: Trump under fire from ex-adviser for Covid failures5.31amBSTThe Victorian Department of Health and Human Services has put out some more information on the latest case numbers today.The 21 cases is the lowest number of new cases since 24 June.Of the 834 current active cases in Victoria:5.12amBSTThe Australian minis...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 19, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Josh Taylor (now) and Lisa Cox (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases Science World news Source Type: news

Treat-to-Target Strategy'Not Ready for Primetime' in Osteoporosis Treat-to-Target Strategy'Not Ready for Primetime' in Osteoporosis
As appealing as a treat-to-target strategy for osteoporosis sounds, there is not yet any hard evidence for better outcomes, or consensus about appropriate targets, according to a conference debate.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - September 18, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Defense Secretary Esper: China, Russia have "killer satellites" in space
(Natural News) Secretary of Defense Mark Esper accused China and Russia of “weaponizing” space, claiming that both countries are now operating “killer satellites.” In his warning, issued at the Air Force Association’s Virtual Air, Space & Cyber Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 16, Esper claimed that America’s long-standing adversaries have “turned a once peaceful arena into... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ethiopia: Parliament Convenes Today for an Emergency Meeting, to Hear Report On Covid-19 National Status
[Addis Standard] Members of the House People's Representatives (HoPR) are convening today for the 5th year, third emergency meeting to be held at the conference center located in the premises of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's office. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Research Suggests Clinical Laboratory Blood Tests Could Fill A Void in Alzheimer ’s Disease Diagnoses
Studies presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference point to the p-tau217 protein as an especially useful biomarker Researchers disclosed a potentially useful biomarker for Alzheimer’s Disease at a major conference this summer. The good news for clinical laboratories is that the biomarker is found in blood. If further research confirms these early findings, medical […] The post New Research Suggests Clinical Laboratory Blood Tests Could Fill A Void in Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnoses first appeared on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - September 18, 2020 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Management & Operations AAIC Alzheimer’s Association International Conf Source Type: news

16.09.20: Events: ESG Investor Conference Call
Events: ESG Investor Conference CallLive today: ESG Investor Conference Call at approx. 2:00 p.m. CEST (12:00 p.m. UTC)Link to websiteAll changes (Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: New on this site)
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: New on this site - September 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Attleboro High Student Sent To School With Coronavirus ‘ Makes No Sense, ’ Baker Says
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Education Health Healthcare Status schools Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Attleboro High School Attleboro News Charlie Baker Coronavirus Source Type: news

Medeconomics Live aims to help practices thrive under the new GP contract
The one-day, virtual Medeconomics Live conference aims to provide practices with the practical advice you need to thrive under the new GP contract while tackling COVID-19. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - September 17, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: About Source Type: news

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Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EASD 2020Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

COVID-19 – Possible Human Rights Crisis in Asia as Disparities Expected to Widen
The Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) is concerned by the societal socio-economic impact COVID-19 has created in the region, including the impact on employment and in unpaid care work, impact on health, including reproductive health services, and the impact of domestic violence during lockdowns. Credit: Bhuwan Sharma/IPS By Cecilia RussellJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Sep 17 2020 (IPS) The negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic is likely to be felt long after the COVID-19 health risk is resolved, a high-level meeting under the auspices of the Asian Population and Development Association (APDA), heard. ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cecilia Russell Tags: Aid Development & Aid Economy & Trade Editors' Choice Featured Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) International Conference on P Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: infections surge in Czech Republic; India reports 97,894 new cases
Czech Republicrecords 2,139 new cases; India reportsworld record one-day cases; Trump appointee to take leaveafter rant likening CDC scientists to ‘resistance’CDC director says vaccine won ’t be widely available until late 2021‘Off the charts’: Ireland’s contact tracers face return of sleepless nightsChinese border city enters ‘wartime’ mode to tackle Covid outbreakUK coronavirus – liveSee all our coronavirus coverage9.35amBSTThe global economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic may take as much as five years, theWorld Bank’s chief economist Carmen Reinhart h...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Josh Halliday (now) and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news US news UK news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Retired members ’ committee announces care webinar
UNISON retired members are to hold a virtual event this autumn, after their annual conference was cancelled due to COVID-19. The union’s national retired members’ committee is organising the remote event in place of the usual conference – online and live – on Wednesday 14 October, from 11am to 12.30pm. ‘Care after COVID’, will be a webinar for retired members, looking at the impact of the pandemic on the care sector, why we need a new system for social care and the actions that need to be taken for such a service. The event will be a panel debate with the following&nb...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 17, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News Covid-19 retired members social care Source Type: news

Spotting breast cancer's spread to the brain before symptoms start could improve survival
(European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer) Breast cancer patients whose disease has spread to their brains fare better if their metastases are picked up before they begin to cause symptoms, according to a study presented at the 12th European Breast Cancer Conference. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - September 17, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Big Ten Reverses Decision, Will Have 2020 Season
The Big Ten joins the SEC, ACC and Big 12 among the "Power Five" conferences to play this year. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Barr says violent protesters should be charged with sedition
(Natural News) With the November election fast approaching, tensions on both sides of the political aisle continue to escalate. And because violence is often the outcome, Attorney General William Barr is urging state attorneys general to remember that the worst forms of it can be prosecuted under a rarely executed sedition law. During a recent conference... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news