Government Describes Plan to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Government Describes Plan to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine
' We're dealing in a world of great uncertainty. We don't know the timing of when we'll have a vaccine. We don't know the quantities. We don't know the efficacy of those vaccines,'said HHS'Paul Mango.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

FDA Calls for Removal of Puff Bar E-Cigarettes From Market
(WASHINGTON) — U.S. health officials are cracking down on a brand of fruity disposable e-cigarettes that is popular with teenagers, saying the company never received permission to sell them in the U.S. The Food and Drug Administration sent a letter Monday telling the company to remove Puff Bar e-cigarettes from the market within 15 business days, including flavors like mango, pink lemonade and strawberry. The agency sent warning letters to nine other companies either selling similarly unauthorized e-cigarettes or nicotine solutions that illegally appeal to children. Some of those mimic packaging of sweets and cereals...
Source: TIME: Health - July 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matthew Perrone / AP Tags: Uncategorized News Desk Vaping wire Source Type: news

Yellow fever – Togo
On 20 April 2020, WHO received information regarding a confirmed yellow fever case in Galangashie health area, located 30 km from Mango village, Oti district, Savanes region in the northern part of Togo. The case is a 55-year-old woman with no vaccination history for yellow fever. She had onset of symptoms on 31 January 2020 and presented to a health facility on 3 February 2020 with fever and aches. The following day she developed jaundice and a blood sample was taken. On 7 February , the blood sample was transported to the national laboratory. On 10 February , the sample from the case was received at the national laborato...
Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks - June 5, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: news Source Type: news

Lawmakers urge FDA to pull 'Puff Bar' e-cigarettes  from the market
Puff Bar sells disposable e-cigs in flavors like mango and 'O.M.G.' to teenagers illegally, writes the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy to the FDA. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mango salsa pizza
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - May 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sales of minty vape products surged after Juul stopped selling fruity flavors, study finds
Facing pressure from regulators over an epidemic of youth vaping, e-cigarette giant Juul announced in late 2018 that it would stop selling certain flavors in US stores, including "fruit" and "mango." (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus testing kits to be developed using SFU-invented RNA imaging technology
(Simon Fraser University) Simon Fraser University researchers will use their pioneering imaging technology -- called Mango, for its bright color -- to develop coronavirus testing kits. They're among a small set of Canadian researchers who responded to the rapid funding opportunity recently announced by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to help address COVID-19. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 19, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

‘They’re in a World of Hurt.’ 39 States to Investigate Juul’s Marketing Tactics
(HARTFORD, Conn.) — A coalition of 39 states will look into the marketing and sales of vaping products by Juul Labs, including whether the company targeted youths and made misleading claims about nicotine content in its devices, officials announced Tuesday. Attorneys general from Connecticut, Florida, Nevada, Oregon and Texas said they will lead the multi-state investigation into San Francisco-based Juul, which also is facing lawsuits by teenagers and others who say they became addicted to the company’s vaping products. The state officials said they also will investigate the company’s claims about the ris...
Source: TIME: Health - February 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dave Collins and Matthew Perrone / AP Tags: Uncategorized Courts onetime Vaping Source Type: news

Juul Stops Sales of Mint-Flavored E-Cigarettes
Juul has already stopped sales of its mango, creme, fruit and cucumber products, which account for 10% of its sales. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NIH-funded study finds teens prefer mint and mango vaping flavors
Researchers focused on the most widely used brand for nicotine vaping. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - November 5, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Study: One-quarter of high school students use e-cigarettes
Studies by researchers at USC and the FDA indicate more than one in four high school students and one in 10 middle schoolers are vaping, and that they prefer mango- and mint-flavored e-cigarettes (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NIH-funded study finds teens prefer mint and mango vaping flavors
Courtesy: www.unsplash.com/ Dani Ramos A new analysis suggests that teens prefer mint and mango as their vaping flavors of choice for e-cigarettes. Previous research showed that teens were attracted to nicotine vaping by the candy and fruit-flavored products offered by manufacturers.... (Source: NIDA News)
Source: NIDA News - November 5, 2019 Category: Addiction Tags: Monitoring the Future, Nicotine, Pre-Teens, Researchers, Teens, Tobacco, Young Adults Source Type: news

FDA: N.J. Company Must Stop Selling Unapproved Flavored Vaping Products
Eonsmoke vaping products include flavors such as mango, cotton candy, and sour gummy worm (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 25, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Juul Halts Sale of Fruit, Dessert Vape Flavors
The flavors dropped by Juul will be mango, creme, fruit and cucumber, which account for 10% of its sales. The company will continue to sell its most popular flavors: mint and menthol, the AP reported. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Juul halts sales of fruit and dessert flavors for e-cigarettes
The flavors affected by Thursday's announcement — mango, crème, fruit and cucumber — account for 10% of Juul's sales (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Juul Suspends Online Sales of Flavored E-Cigarettes
Facing multiple inquiries into its marketing practices and its role in the rise of teenage vaping, the company suspended internet access to mango, cucumber and other pods. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - October 17, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Sheila Kaplan Tags: E-Cigarettes Smoking and Tobacco E-Commerce Advertising and Marketing Nicotine Juul Labs Inc Teenagers and Adolescence Regulation and Deregulation of Industry United States Politics and Government Crosthwaite, K C Food and Drug Adminis Source Type: news

Juul stops selling ALL flavors except tobacco and menthol
Juul announced Friday that it will pull its sweet flavors like mint, mango and creme brulee from online stores after removing them from brick-and-mortar stores in an attempt to 'regain trust' from the FDA. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Juul Suspends Sales of Fruit and Dessert Flavors of E-Cigarettes
(WASHINGTON) — Juul Labs stopped selling fruit and dessert flavors Thursday, acknowledging the public’s “lack of trust” in the vaping industry. The voluntary step is the company’s latest attempt to weather a growing political backlash blaming its flavored-nicotine products for hooking a generation of teenagers on electronic cigarettes. Juul, the best-selling e-cigarette brand in the U.S., has been besieged by scrutiny, including multiple investigations by Congress, the Food and Drug Administration and several state attorneys general. The company is also being sued by adults and underage Juul u...
Source: TIME: Health - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MATTHEW PERRONE / AP Tags: Uncategorized onetime vaping Source Type: news

E-cigarette giant Juul suspends sales of several flavored vape pods
The e-cigarette company, under fire from critics accusing it of fueling a surge in youth vaping, is suspending sales of mango, creme, fruit and cucumber available — only through the company's website. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

10 digital health mergers and acquisitions from Q3 2019
The deals include big names like Philips, long-time startup players like Mango Health  and a dose of private equity. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 10, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Researchers Went Through High Schoolers ’ Trash to Find Out Which Tobacco Products They’re Using. Here’s What They Found
The National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) is perhaps the most conventional way to learn which tobacco products young people are using. But researchers working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found a more creative method: going through high schoolers’ trash. From July 2018 to April 2019, researchers conducted a “garbology” study of 12 California public high schools, according to field notes published Thursday by the CDC. They scoured the parking lots and perimeters of the schools, searching for discarded e-cigarettes, tobacco cigarettes and marijuana products, in hopes of both lear...
Source: TIME: Health - October 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized e-cigarette onetime Research Source Type: news

How Juul Hooked Kids and Ignited a Public Health Crisis
In the Scheetz household, back-to-school anxiety reached new heights this fall. Jami Scheetz’s 15-year-old son Devon, who has severe asthma, kicked a brutal vaping habit over the summer, with help from a nicotine patch. But as soon as school started and he was once again around kids vaping, his habit returned. On Sept. 12, Devon vaped at school and immediately began sweating and vomiting. Though Scheetz, who lives in Sellersville, Pa., says her son is now fine, she can’t shake thoughts of kids who have been hospitalized or died after using e-cigarettes. “Vaping scares me more [than smoking], because they ...
Source: TIME: Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized vaping Source Type: news

Mango Health acquired by pharma service TrialCard
TrialCard will acquire Mango's patient adherence and engagement app as part of the deal.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 16, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Asian pork tenderloin
To turn this pork tenderloin recipe into a meal, add steamed pea pods, brown rice with dried apricots, and fresh mango and papaya. (Source: MayoClinic.com Recipe of the Day)
Source: MayoClinic.com Recipe of the Day - September 13, 2019 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Juul Commits $100 Million to New System to Help Retailers Block Sales to Minors
Facing increasing scrutiny for its role in the teen vaping epidemic, e-cigarette maker Juul on Thursday announced a system meant to stop all retail sales of its products to anyone underage. The company is providing more than $100 million in “incentives and financial support” to retailers who agree to implement an automated technology meant to prevent anyone underage from buying Juul devices. The system, which will be part of retailers’ point-of-sale systems, will lock up and refuse to complete a sale until a valid ID is scanned electronically. It will also limit all purchases to one vaporizer and four nic...
Source: TIME: Health - August 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized onetime public health Source Type: news

Here's why you should eat more mangoes: 6 Health benefits
(Natural News) Mangoes (Mangifera indica) are native to India and Southeast Asia. In certain parts of the world, the sweet and juicy mango is called the “king of fruits” because of its incredible nutritional profile. Do take note that mangoes are high in sugar. A cup of diced mangoes contains at least 25 g of carbs and 100... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mango promoted to Department of Health & Human Services exec post
Former Pittsburgh health care consultant Paul Mango has been promoted to a new policy post at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Mango has been chief of staff for the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services. He'll now be HHS deputy chief of staff for policy, which is newly created to plan and coordinate policy. He'll be part of the leadership team at the department and report to HHS Chief of Staff Brian Harrison. "Paul is a highly regarded health care and policy leader whom I have… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Here's why you should eat more mangoes: 6 Health benefits
(Natural News) Mango is one of the most commonly eaten fruits in the world. This sweet, tropical fruit hailed the “king of fruits” is highly nutritious – containing over 20 vitamins and minerals – and is also fat-free, sodium-free, and cholesterol-free. Let’s look at the reasons why you should be eating more of this superfruit.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan: Mango - the Queen of Fruits
[SudaNow] Mango: This fleshy, pleasantly tasting equatorial fruit, is grown everywhere in the Sudan. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 27, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Here ’s Everything You Need to Know About Gut Health
It’s hardly news that the gastrointestinal tract is important to human health: It transports food from the mouth to the stomach, converts it into absorbable nutrients and stored energy, and shuttles waste back out of the body. If you don’t properly nourish yourself, you don’t live. It’s that simple. But in recent years, scientists have discovered that the GI system has an even bigger, more complex job than previously appreciated. It’s been linked to numerous aspects of health that have seemingly nothing to do with digestion, from immunity to emotional stress to chronic illnesses, including can...
Source: TIME: Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amanda MacMillan Tags: Uncategorized Research Source Type: news

Mango salsa
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mango Health teams up with specialty pharmacy Diplomat
Mango Health will offer a custom white-label  version of its app for high-risk patients taking specialty pharmaceuticals. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - March 5, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Mango: Administration will push harder for health care price transparency
Mango said CMS was studying the issue. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Mangoes have a positive effect on moderating high blood pressure, study finds
(Natural News) The sweet and delicious taste of mangoes is appealing to many people. In fact, they are considered the most widely consumed fruit in the entire world. However, there’s so much more to mangoes than just their taste. They are also known for their many health benefits, which includes improving blood pressure and glucose levels.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How nutritious is your dried fruit? That may depend on how it was dried
(Natural News) Mangifera indica, commonly known as the mango, is one of the world’s most popular fruits. But let’s not stop there – it’s also one of the most nutritious fruits. When it’s off-season, people tend to buy the desiccated ones that come in packs. But exactly how nutritious are these dried mangoes? A study... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boy, four, is 'slowly being killed' by a MANGO-sized tumour
Simbarashe Dande, from Murewa - 47miles (75km) north east of Harare in Zimbabwe, cannot eat solid food and struggles to breathe because of the gigantic tumour. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mango Health founder Jason Oberfest joins Apple's health team
The hire could signal an interest from Apple in the medication adherence space. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 7, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Mangoes are powerful natural antidepressants, scientists discover
(Natural News) Mangoes (Mangifera indica), which are abundant in tropical countries, are famous for their sweet and juicy fruits but these aren’t the only good parts of the plant. Their bark is also useful because of the many health benefits that it provides. A study conducted by researchers from the University of Lagos in Nigeria showed that extracts from... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mango Health's appoints president as CEO, Akili hires new medical head and more digital health hires
Also: Greenway Health appoints new CISO; DocuTAP hires SVP of product, EVP of people and culture.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 26, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Juul Labs to Pull Sweet E-Cig Flavors to Curb Youth Use Juul Labs to Pull Sweet E-Cig Flavors to Curb Youth Use
Juul Labs Inc, the U.S. market leader for electronic cigarettes, said on Tuesday it will pull popular flavors such as mango, cucumber and fruit from retail store shelves in an effort to reduce surging teenage use of its products.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

JUUL pulls flavored e-cigs from shelves, shutters social media
JUUL Labs is shutting down its social media accounts and removing non-tobacco, non-menthol flavors of its e-cigarettes from all of its 90,000-plus retail store partners in an effort to curb underage use of its products. Juul said it stopped filling store orders Tuesday for mango, fruit, creme and cucumber pods and will resume sales only to retailers that scan IDs and take other steps to verify a buyer is at least 21, the Associated Press reports. It said it will continue to sell menthol and mint… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Juul Labs to pull sweet e-cig flavors to curb youth use
Juul Labs Inc, the U.S. market leader for electronic cigarettes, said on Tuesday it will pull popular flavors such as mango, cucumber and fruit from retail store shelves in an effort to reduce surging teenage use of its products. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

FDA signals crackdown on flavored cigars to reduce youth tobacco use
The FDA commissioner's comments came on the same day that Juul Labs announced that it would stop selling most of its flavored e-cigarette pods -- specifically, mango, fruit, creme and cucumber -- in 90,000 retail outlets. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

Juul Labs to pull sweet e-cigarette flavors to curb youth use
Juul Labs Inc, the U.S. market leader for electronic cigarettes, said Tuesday it will pull popular flavors such as mango, cucumber and fruit from retail store shelves in an effort to reduce surging teenage use of its products. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Mangoes for digestive health: A compound found in the fruit was found to be effective against H. pylori
(Natural News) The next big thing in cancer treatment might just come from a fruit we all know — mangoes. A study published in the African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines revealed that mangiferin, a bioactive compound found in mangoes, may reduce the likelihood of gastric cancer induced by the bacteria Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori). In... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why e-cigarette flavors are so dangerous
The finding from Yale adds to increasing evidence that flavors like bubblegum, orange, creme brulee and mango smoothie may trigger serious health problems - including tumors. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Natural mouthwashes made with mango kernel address halitosis symptoms effectively
(Natural News) Got bad breath? This mango oil-based mouthwash could be the solution. A study published in the International Journal of Green Pharmacy discovered that a mouthwash made from the extracts of mango oil can be used as a powerful treatment for halitosis. In the study, the researcher first compared the antioxidant, antibacterial, and hemolytic... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother, 29, reveals her purple belly button turned out to be a sign of advanced ovarian cancer
Zowie Gallagher, from Woodford Green in East London, initially thought she had a hernia but scans revealed a tumour the size of a mango on her pelvis, which needed surgery to remove. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating a mango every day prevents constipation
(Natural News) The brightly-colored sweetly-tart mango fruit is considered to be a true superfood. From India – where it is mostly grown, to the coasts of Florida and Southern California – where we get our own supply, mangoes are the most cultivated fruits in the world. It’s no wonder: The drupe is not only incredibly delicious but... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists: Extract from dandelions and mangoes could function as first "natural Plan B pill"
(Natural News) Many women have, at one point or another, turned to the Plan B pill to prevent an unplanned pregnancy, but a new study is claiming that natural ingredients can be just as effective as emergency birth control, without having to mess with a woman’s hormones. The study, done by scientists from the University... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news