AAP: Tax Sugary Drinks
(MedPage Today) -- Joint statement with AHA urges using revenues to reduce health disparities (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 25, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

The Case of the Disappearing Gender Information
(MedPage Today) -- Getting our patients'facts straight in the EHR is crucial (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 24, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

What Burnout? Survey Finds Docs Are Happy at Work
(MedPage Today) -- Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 23, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

' Surprise' Medical Bills: Easy to Define, But Not to Solve
(MedPage Today) -- Patients must be removed from the equation, experts agree (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 22, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Gottlieb Threatens to Pull'Pod' E-Cigs From Market
(MedPage Today) -- Departing FDA commissioner promises tobacco initiatives will move forward (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 22, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Cancer Disease Label Affects Patient Decision-Making
(MedPage Today) -- Calling low-risk malignant neoplasms'cancer'may lead to overtreatment, study suggests (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 22, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Group Calls for Moratorium on FDA Opioid Approvals
(MedPage Today) -- FDA advisory committee chairman also supports Public Citizen's petition (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Anti-Vaxxers: Singular in Focus, Varied in Argument
(MedPage Today) -- Four distinct types of anti-vaccination content seen in Facebook posts (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

PFO Requirements; Catheter Coating Emboli; BASILICA for Leaflet Thrombosis
(MedPage Today) -- Interventional cardiology news to note (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Sky-High Prevalence of Skin Conditions Found in Ordinary Germans
(MedPage Today) -- Most people in study weren't aware of having them (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Cardiac Contractility Device Approved for Select HF Patients
(MedPage Today) -- FDA approves treatment for cardiac resynchronization ineligible patients (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

You're 70 -- It's Time You Underwent Skills Testing
(MedPage Today) -- Is this what age discrimination looks like? (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

' Cattle Don't Care'; Breast Cancer Survivors Talk; Liquid Biopsy for Lung Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Not OK: When Patients Sexually Harass Physicians
(MedPage Today) -- A common yet rarely discussed abuse (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Morning Break: Safe-Enough Losartan;'Dirty' Kale; Governor's Pox Party
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Report: TB Could Be Conquered by 2045
(MedPage Today) -- It's within the world's means to end ancient scourge (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 21, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Not Your Run-of-the-Mill Medical School
(MedPage Today) -- These three schools emphasize community service, primary care (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 20, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Where EHRs Went Wrong
(MedPage Today) -- Good intentions fall victim to cupidity and honest error (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 20, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

What Did the Apple Heart Study Really Find?
(MedPage Today) -- Milton Packer dissects the data and proposes a formal challenge to tech giant (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 20, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Blockchain in Medicine
(MedPage Today) -- Is it the new coin of the medical realm, asks Michael Kirsch, MD (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 20, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

' We Have to Define Our Lane,' Leana Wen Tells Public Health Workers
(MedPage Today) -- Planned Parenthood chief says it's important to resist pressure to narrow field's focus (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 19, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

' We Have to Define Our Lane,' Leanna Wen Tells Public Health Workers
(MedPage Today) -- Planned Parenthood chief says it's important to resist pressure to narrow field's focus (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 19, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

RA: Another Hazard for Coal Miners
(MedPage Today) -- Dust exposure standards are not being followed (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 19, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

DeSalvo: Social Determinants of Health an'Urgent Issue '
(MedPage Today) --'People are dying prematurely ... We've got to stand up and do better'(Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 19, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Anti-Mosquito Drug Reduces Malaria Spread in Burkina Faso (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Repeated mass administration of ivermectin alongside other antimalarials reduced the incidence of malaria in children (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 18, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Risky Painkillers Commonly Prescribed for Osteoarthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Nearly one-third of patients in one large health system get opioids, benzodiazepines (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 18, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Hookah Use Popular Among Youths, Tied to Health Risks (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Smooth, aromatic smoke belies increased risk of addiction, CVD, toxicity, AHA warns (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 18, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

FDA Says Use Paclitaxel PAD Device Alternatives
(MedPage Today) -- Interventional cardiologists weigh in (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 17, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

The Work-Education Balancing Act
(MedPage Today) -- How to coordinate continuing education and a full-time career (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 17, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Quiz Time: Who Will Run the FDA Post-Gottlieb?
(MedPage Today) -- You passed medical training, now see if you can pass our weekly quiz (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 17, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Mixed Results With Clinician Training on End-of-Life Talks
(MedPage Today) -- Improved counseling and reduced patients'anxiety and depression, but no increase in " goal-concordant " care (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 15, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Another Year, Another Match Day Record
(MedPage Today) -- Unification with osteopathic schools drives up applicants, positions (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 15, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

HHS Budget Proposal; Azar on the Hot Seat
(MedPage Today) -- Also, the FDA gets temporary boss next month (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 15, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Keeping the Art of Medical Satire Alive
(MedPage Today) -- It's our check and balance, says Saurabh Jha, MD (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 15, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Texas Abortion Law Tied to More Second Trimester Abortions
(MedPage Today) -- Second trimester abortions went up following the passing of HB2, researchers found (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Involve Docs in Using Health Data, Expert Tells Health Insurers
(MedPage Today) --'Data without intervention is a science experiment'(Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

House Dems Press Azar on Family Separation Policy
(MedPage Today) --'I did not connect the dots'(Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Doddering Doctors: Hospitals Take a Stab at Weeding Them Out
(MedPage Today) -- Screening programs take shape in San Diego as nationwide trend gains steam (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Morning Break: Saudi Doctor Torture; Purdue Bankruptcy? J & J Ordered to Pay
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

It's Not Burnout, It's Moral Injury
(MedPage Today) -- Stop victim-shaming (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

What Kim Kardashian Can Teach Us About Drug Pricing
(MedPage Today) -- Her $4-million diamond is acceptable, but a $600 drug isn't? (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Dems Slam Medicaid Overhaul in FY 2020 HHS Budget Proposal
(MedPage Today) -- Calls of " sabotage over work requirements, block grants (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Mosquito Control Drug Shows Promise as Malaria Preventive
(MedPage Today) -- Ivermectin intervention linked with reduction of malaria transmission among children (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

A Dose of Democracy Benefits Public Health
(MedPage Today) -- More cardiovascular mortality and fewer healthcare resources in countries with autocratic systems (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 13, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

More Data Needed on What Works in Healthcare, Expert Says
(MedPage Today) -- " Only 0.1% of spending is on any evaluation of what we're doing " (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 13, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Sharp Drop in Prophylactic Brain Irradiation in SCLC
(MedPage Today) -- Survey shows rapid adoption of new data, shift toward MRI surveillance (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 13, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Sharp Drop in PCI Use for Extensive-Stage SCLC
(MedPage Today) -- Survey shows rapid adoption of new data, shift toward MRI surveillance (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 13, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

FDA Promises Tighter Restrictions on Flavored E-Cigs
(MedPage Today) -- But health groups say measures won't protect youth (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 13, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

What I Learned During My 11-Year Sabbatical From Cardiology
(MedPage Today) -- Milton Packer on why he decided to start and stop being a department chair (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 13, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

NCI's Sharpless Tapped as Acting FDA Chief
(MedPage Today) -- Taking reins, at least temporarily, after Gottlieb's departure next month (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - March 12, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news