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Juul to halt sales of flavored e-cigs in retail stores
The company is also shutting down its social media accounts, which are popular with young people
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Holiday toys: Avoid these 10 playthings, consumer group says
With American kids suffering about 240,000 toy-related injuries annually, a consumer group issue new warnings
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Juul to end social media campaigns, stop selling flavored pods in some stories
Juul, the company with 70 percent of the e-cigarette share in the United States, has agreed to stop selling its flavored pods in stores and to shut down its social media campaigns.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Juul to end social media campaigns, stop selling flavored pods in some stores
Juul, the company with 70 percent of the e-cigarette share in the United States, has agreed to stop selling its flavored pods in stores and to shut down its social media campaigns.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Your Monthly Download List
We've put together a list of the latest how-to medtech webcasts and whitepapers available on Qmed. You’ll find expertise on everything from design and business advice to materials and adhesives to manufacturing, packaging, and outsourcing. Click on any of the links below to download a paper or register for a Webinar. We’ll be sharing new additions every month. We’ll also share news on upcoming educational offerings at upcoming MD&M and BIOMEDevice events. And if you’re looking for education on a topic...
Source: MDDI - November 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Packaging Source Type: news

Juul halts store sales of some flavored e-cigarettes
Juul halts store sales of some of its flavored electronic cigarettes to help keep them from kids
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

'Make-a-Wish' wishes decrease trips to hospital for sick children: Study
"Wishes make life better for kids with critical illnesses.”
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

More cases of rare, paralyzing illness AFM seen in kids
"As a mom myself I can certainly understand why parents are worried," said Dr. Nancy Messonier of the CDC
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Report: Veritas, Elliott join in $5.5B Athenahealth buy
Healthcare software developer Athenahealth is set to be acquired by private equity firm Veritas Capital and hedge fund Elliott Management in a deal worth approximately $5.5 billion in cash, according to a new report from Reuters. The acquisition would price the medical software developer at approximately $135 per share and will be officially announced on Monday, according to the report. Athenahealth has been under pressure to sell itself from Elliott, which owns an approximate 9% stake in the company, according to Reuters, which cites people familiar with the matter. Elliott had previously made an unsolicited bid to pick u...
Source: Mass Device - November 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Featured Mergers & Acquisitions Software / IT Athenahealth Inc. Source Type: news

Medtronic's Valiant Navion Thoracic Stent Graft System Garners Both FDA and CE Mark Approvals
Only three weeks ago, Medtronic's Valiant Navion ™ Thoracic Stent Graft System received FDA approval. Today, the company announced that its low profile device now has been approved for the CE Mark in Europe as well. According to Medtronic, this lower profile stent graft, which was eight years in the making, now makes it possible to use as a trea tment in the broadest possible patient population, especially in those whose anatomy would not permit thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair (TEVAR), such as patients with narrower or more curved iliac arteries, most commonly female.
Source: News from Angioplasty.Org - November 13, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic receives record $200M gift from Michigan donor
A corporate strategist from Michigan has given Mayo Clinic its largest gift ever _ $200 million
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

AHA: Icosapent Ethyl Cuts CV Risk From Elevated Triglycerides
TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 -- Icosapent ethyl is associated with a reduced risk for ischemic events among patients with elevated triglyceride levels despite taking statins, according to a study published online Nov. 10 in the New England Journal of...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Online Tool Helps Patients With Advance Care Planning
TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 -- The patient-facing PREPARE advance care planning program plus an easy-to-read advance directive significantly increases documentation of advance care planning and patient-reported engagement, according to a study published...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AHA: Cardiogenic Shock Ups Mortality in Takotsubo Syndrome
TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 -- For patients with takotsubo syndrome (TTS), those with cardiogenic shock (CS) have an increased risk for mortality, according to a research letter published online Nov. 10 in Circulation to coincide with the annual meeting...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

USPSTF Recommends Screening Adults for Unhealthy Alcohol Use
TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 -- The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that primary care clinicians screen all adults, including pregnant women, for unhealthy alcohol use and provide brief behavioral counseling to reduce unhealthy...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Access to In-Home Support Soon to Be Available for Seniors
TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 -- In-home services such as help with household chores and caregiver respite will be available to seniors with private Medicare Advantage plans in more than 20 states next year. A health-related reason is needed to qualify,...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA to Announce Ban on Sale of Most Cigarettes in Convenience Stores Due to Addiction of Hundreds of Thousands of Youth to Cigarettes
Tomorrow, the FDA is expected to announce the strictest regulation of cigarettes sales in decades. Spurred by the data showing that nearly 8% of high school students are current cigarette smokers, the FDA will announce that from now on, with just a few exceptions, cigarettes may not be sold in any convenience store or gas station. Online sales of cigarettes will still be allowed, but it will be subject to advanced age verification procedures. The only stores that will be allowed to sell cigarettes without restriction will be those which are only open to adults (or which establish an area that is only open to adults).The FD...
Source: The Rest of the Story: Tobacco News Analysis and Commentary - November 13, 2018 Category: Addiction Source Type: blogs

Tesla ' s Board Chair Change: Its Broader Relevance
Maybe a full time board chairman is good for your company too.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michael Peregrine, Contributor Source Type: news

A study on stress, depression and suicidal ideation according to sexual behaviours among Korean adolescents.
CONCLUSIONS: Adolescents with experience of sexual intercourse showed significantly higher stress, depression and suicidal ideation, the latter of which was particularly higher among low-grade female students that had experienced first sexual intercourse at a young age. Suicidal ideation was more common when first sexual intercourse was early. Adolescents with experience of sexual intercourse after drinking showed higher stress, depression and suicidal ideation than those without drinking. PMID: 30419625 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Central European Journal of Public Health - November 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Cent Eur J Public Health Source Type: research

Association between computer game type, playing time and sense of coherence in Lithuanian adolescents.
CONCLUSION: Sense of coherence is a useful tool to identify adolescents who are at risk of excessive gaming. Game playing time is linked to the sense of coherence. Adolescent with a weak sense of coherence had a higher probability to play more times, especially in younger age. PMID: 30419624 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Central European Journal of Public Health - November 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Cent Eur J Public Health Source Type: research

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Elects Three New Members to Board of Trustees
The RWJF Board of Trustees has elected three new Trustees, effective January 30, 2019: Prabhjot Singh, MD, PhD; Ruth Shim, MD, MPH; and W. Louise Mehrotra, CPA, CMA.
Source: RWJF - News Releases - November 13, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Source Type: news

Trump effect: Food stamp usage lowest in a decade after two years of POTUS economy
(Natural News) (National Sentinel) Winning: The number of Americans on supplemental food assistance fell dramatically during POTUS Donald Trump’s first two years in office and is now at its lower level since 2009. (Article republished from TheNationalSentinel.com) According to Department of Agriculture which manages the food benefits, 38,845,997 Americans participated in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)...
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WHO official predicts 6 more months battling Ebola in Congo
The emergencies chief for the World Health Organization says he expects Congo's Ebola outbreak will last at least another six months, and says informal health facilities have become "major drivers" of the current, deadly transmission
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

NIH scientists illuminate causes of hepatitis b virus-associated acute liver failure
Rare condition can turn fatal within days.
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - November 13, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

More US kids get paralyzing illness, cause is still unknown
More children have been diagnosed with a mysterious paralyzing illness, and U.S. health officials still aren't sure what's causing it
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Back To Human: My Interview with the Incredible Dan Schawbel
You're reading Back To Human: My Interview with the Incredible Dan Schawbel, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Recently, I had the good fortune of sitting down with Dan Schawbel to talk about his new book, Back To Human: How Great Leaders Create Connection in the Age of Isolation. As somebody that is totally burnt out on all things digital (so much so that I've just gone back to school for a Masters in Psychology), the message in Dan's book, particularly resonated with me and I wanted to know, how can we a...
Source: PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Erin Falconer Tags: Erin's Things featured internet culture psychology back to human book review dan schawbel pickthebrain Source Type: blogs

Valeritas inks Middle East distro deal for V-Go insulin delivery device
Valeritas (NSDQ:VLRX) said today that it signed an exclusive distribution deal with Julphar for the commercialization of its V-Go wearable insulin delivery device in the member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Valeritas has deals in place to bring its V-Go device to 14 countries and territories, including Australia, Slovenia and Puerto Rico. The company is also working to win regulatory approval for the product in China. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Valeritas inks Middle East distro deal for V-Go insulin delivery device appeared first on MassDevice.
Source: Mass Device - November 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Diabetes Distribution Drug-Device Combinations Pharmaceuticals Wall Street Beat Valeritas Source Type: news

Ebola outbreak in Congo expected to last into mid-2019, WHO says
More than 200 people have died and the outbreak is expected to continue into 2019 as health workers deal with insecurity from armed groups and spread of the virus in unregulated "tradi-modern" health centres.
Source: CBC | Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Organic fertilizer can be used to increase crop yield in plants grown in rotation
(Natural News) A study published in the journal Biological Agriculture & Horticulture assessed soil nitrogen oxidation through field incubation, and analyzed the rate of nitrogen release by commercial fertilizers compared with farmyard manure compost. For the study, a three-year organic crop rotation was set up in a field with sandy loam, with a cover crop of rye and vetch for...
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Fathers favor sons, mothers favor daughters, across economic scales
A recent study seems to confirm what many people already assumed: Mothers prefer their daughters, while men favor their sons.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Murder of Family, Friends Takes Highest Toll on Black Teens
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - November 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Research, News, Source Type: news

AHA: PTSD Common Among Those Who Suffer Tear in the Aorta ’ s Wall
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - November 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Soils treated with organic fertilizer are healthier; produce stronger plants
(Natural News) Come to any local gardening center and you may see rows and rows of plant- and animal-based fertilizers that boast of faster growth, beautiful blooms, or abundant produce from your plants. But which type of fertilizer can actually deliver these promises? A study published in the journal Biological Agriculture & Horticulture assessed the effect of plant- and animal-based...
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Improved speckle contrast optical coherence tomography angiography.
Authors: Wang L, Li Y, Li Y, Li K Abstract Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is becoming a clinically useful and important imaging technique due to its ability to provide high-resolution structural imaging in vivo. Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) can visualize vasculature imaging of biological tissues. With the advent of Fourier-domain OCT, numerous OCTA techniques have been developed to detect the microvasculature in vivo. The macular region of the fundus is separated into retinal and choroid regions by segmentation algorithm in the data processing, a false blood flow signal is generated due to bu...
Source: American Journal of Translational Research - November 13, 2018 Category: Research Tags: Am J Transl Res Source Type: research

New study links high body mass index to depression
A recent study presents strong evidence that higher body mass index can cause depression.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green for green: Organic fertilizers improve crop quality
(Natural News) Adding chemical fertilizers might boost the yield of your crop in the short term. But using organic fertilizers is not just limited to a long-term investment in the quality of your soil. Romanian researchers reported that using biologic means of improving the soil leads to healthier crops that fetch better prices. Most plants...
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK scientists ’ part in redefining the kilogram | Letters
Ian Robinson on the two versions of the Kibble balance he built with Dr Bryan Kibble, andDavid Thorpeon the key role played by Professor Ian MillsThe Kibble balance at the heart of the redefinition of the kilogram (Report, 10 November) was invented in 1975, at the NPL in the UK, by the late Dr Bryan Kibble. Bryan and I built two versions of the apparatus. The Mk I played a key part in setting the conventional values of the electrical units in 1990. We then built the Mk II balance, which operated in a vacuum, and was aimed at the 1 part in 100,000,000 uncertainty that we felt was required for the redefinition of the kilogra...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 13, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Science Physics France Europe UK news Source Type: news

Minnesota ’s medtech industry raised $90M in Q3 2018
 Investments in Medical Alley medtech companies, which had dipped in recent years, have made a comeback, according to the Minnesota trade association. Device companies raised $90 million in the third quarter, pushing the year-to-date total to nearly $200 million raised by 33 companies. Q3’s largest raises in medtech included Urotronic ($26 million, including $20M in Series B funds), 4C Medical ($17 million), and Cardialen ($17 million), continuing a growth trend that began in 2009, Medical Alley said in a statement. Biotech companies broke $100 million in capital raised in a year for the first time in the assoc...
Source: Mass Device - November 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Business/Financial News Featured 4cmedical Cardialen Inc. Medical Alley Assn. urotronic Source Type: news

More leeway for states to expand inpatient mental health
Trump administration allowing states to seek Medicaid funds to expand inpatient mental health care
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Botanists find natural farming methods effectively manage soil-borne fungus
(Natural News) The pathogenic soil fungus Verticillium dahliae has caused significant economic losses to farmers who grow spinach and lettuce in California. Chemical means of combating the infection are either ineffective or too toxic for the environment. Researchers therefore detailed natural means of protecting valuable crops from the increasingly widespread fungal disease. Verticillium dahliae first...
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DuPont execs outline strategy  for independence next year
The company will pursue smaller research and capital projects
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - November 13, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alexander H. Tullo Source Type: research

Chemistry in Pictures: Metal slug
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - November 13, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Craig Bettenhausen Source Type: research

Rachael Bland's husband discusses loss
BBC presenter Rachael Bland's husband reveals moving words of their son, Freddie, after her death.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rachael Bland's husband on how their son has reacted to his mum's death
BBC presenter Rachael Bland's husband reveals moving words of their son, Freddie, after her death.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deep sternal infections after in situ bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting for left ventricular myocardial revascularization: predictors and influence on 20-year outcomes.
Conclusions: With an accurate patient selection (i.e., exclusion of obese diabetic females) and strict DM control BITA represents a first choice for most of CABG patients, even at high risk for DSWI. The occurrence of DSWI does not influence long-term survival and late outcomes. Our findings should be confirmed by further larger research. PMID: 30416768 [PubMed]
Source: Journal of Thoracic Disease - November 13, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: J Thorac Dis Source Type: research

To curb STD rise, doctors treat patients' partners without an office visit
STD rates have hit an all-time high, according to the CDC.
Source: ABC News: Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Consultation launched on major maternity shake-up in South West England
Two standalone midwifery units will close for births and postnatal beds in the community will be scrapped under major plans to revamp maternity services across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire.
Source: Nursing Times - November 13, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Ottawa offers $5M to help Saskatchewan fight addictions
The federal and provincial governments have announced a partnership aimed at helping those struggling with addiction in Saskatchewan.
Source: CBC | Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatchewan Source Type: news

Province, feds announce agreement to improve addictions treatment in Sask.
The federal and provincial government have announced a partnership aimed at helping those struggling with addiction in Saskatchewan.
Source: CBC | Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatchewan Source Type: news

Dogs and Portable Morgues: Search Intensifies in Fire Zone
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities moved to set up a rapid DNA-analysis system and bring in cadaver dogs, mobile morgues and more search teams in an intensified effort to find and identify victims of the deadliest wildfire in California history, an inferno that killed at least 42 people. Five days after flames all but obliterated the Northern California town of Paradise, population 27,000, officials were unsure of the exact number of missing. But the death toll was almost certain to rise. "I want to recover as many remains as we possibly can, as soon as we can. Because I know the toll it takes on loved ones," ...
Source: JEMS Operations - November 13, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Martha Mendoza and Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press Tags: News Operations Source Type: news