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Whistleblower: Purdue Pharma continued deceptive sales practices for OxyContin after 2007
Watch the full report Thursday, June 21 on "CBS This Morning," which airs 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET/PT
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kids detained at U.S. border at risk of long-term health problems
U.S. President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to stop separating migrant children from their parents, but it's unclear how that will impact those already in detention.
Source: CBC | Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

International Diagnostic Championship Inviting Med Students Worldwide to Participate
Medical students around the world are invited to participate in the first international diagnostic championship hosted by International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA) and InSimu, a company that makes apps for students to ...
Source: Medgadget - June 20, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Editors Tags: News Source Type: blogs

Science News » Intervention Shows Promise for Treating Depression in Preschool-Aged Children
Researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health have shown that a therapy-based treatment for disruptive behavioral disorders can be adapted and used as an effective treatment option for early childhood depression.
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: NIMH Press Office Source Type: news

Contact Lens Measures Glucose, pH, Lactate in Eye
At Purdue University researchers have come up with a way of reliably attaching thin film sensors and other small electronic devices to soft contact lenses. The capability may allow for real-time, non-invasive measurement of glucose levels, delivery o...
Source: Medgadget - June 20, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Editors Tags: Diagnostics Materials Medicine Ophthalmology Source Type: blogs

WATCH: Kids with depression benefit from therapy that helps them regulate emotions: Study
The study was a randomized, controlled trial.
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Breast reconstruction more satisfying than implants after cancer, survey says
Patients who had reconstruction after a mastectomy for breast cancer had more satisfaction and higher quality of life than those with implants, according to a survey.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Improving Access to Disaster Health Information
The National Library of Medicine released a new design for the Disaster Information Management Research Center website and the Disaster Lit® database.  The new design improves access to key resources on natural and man-made disasters, as well as public health emergencies such as emerging infectious diseases. You will also find disaster apps and other mobile-based tools for emergency preparedness and response including: chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives (CBRNE), Hazmat, responder safety, psychological health and surveillance.
Source: BHIC - June 20, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Michelle Burda Tags: General National Library of Medicine News Public Health Websites Source Type: blogs

Inside a treatment center for video game addiction
The World Health Organization says gaming addiction ​ can be considered a mental health condition
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gene silencing alleviates Machado-Joseph disease in study with mice
A gene-silencing technique was effective in slowing the progression of ataxia, according to a study with mice.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Budesonide Improve Outcome of Nasal Irrigation in Chronic Rhinosinusitis? Does Budesonide Improve Outcome of Nasal Irrigation in Chronic Rhinosinusitis?
In patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), addition of budesonide to daily large-volume, low-pressure saline sinus irrigation might lead to improved outcome, but the findings are not clear-cut.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 20, 2018 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Obesity rates surging in certain parts of America
New research finds certain geographic areas of the U.S. are being harder hit by the obesity epidemic than others
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pediatrician who sounded alarm in Flint still doesn ’t drink city's water
Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha ​ was the first person to prove a direct link between the 2014 water switch and elevated levels of lead in local children
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New flu vaccine only a little better than traditional shot
Government study shows newer flu vaccine was only slightly more effective in seniors than traditional shots
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: What to know about the negative health effects of separating kids and parents
A negative early childhood experience can disrupt brain architecture, affecting learning and emotional development.
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custody
The death of a Vietnamese man under hospitalization after falling ill in custody in Arizona is bringing new attention to conditions for jailed immigrants just as the Trump administration moves to detain more people as it separates parents from children
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

'Charlie changed our lives completely'
The parents of Charlie Gard say they want a change in the law and 'will try and help anyone else who is in the same boat as us'.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Charlie Gard's parents want 'Charlie's Law'
The parents of Charlie Gard want to change the law so other cases like theirs don't end up in court.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctors warn family separation may lead to lifetime of harm
American Medical Association CEO says immigrant families "already endure emotional and physical stress" and that separation only makes it worse
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Atul Gawande to lead Amazon-Berkshire health venture
The company, to be based in Boston, will look to control rising health care costs for 1 million-plus corporate employees
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Determining Whether a Dosage-Specific and Individualized Home Exercise Program With Consults Reduces Fall Risk and Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults With Difficulty Walking: A Randomized Control Trial
Discussion: Thirty-five participants completed the study (UCG n = 22; EG n = 13). Both groups were similar at baseline on outcome measures and number of visits. Random effect model analyses demonstrated that both groups made significant reductions in fall risk over 6 months as identified by performance on outcome measures. However, the EG improved significantly more compared with the UCG over time (P
Source: Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy - June 20, 2018 Category: Physiotherapy Tags: Research Reports Source Type: research

Do Older Adults Who Meet 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines Have Better Physical Performance Than Those Who Do Not Meet?
Conclusions: Meeting guidelines for both aerobic and muscle-strengthening activities may be the most effective way of preserving muscle strength, muscle power, and gait velocity in older adults, but this conclusion must be tested with an intervention study.
Source: Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy - June 20, 2018 Category: Physiotherapy Tags: Research Reports Source Type: research

GMR Funds Community Health Engagement Partnership in Cincinnati
Tiffany Grant, PhD, Assistant Director for Research and Informatics at the University of Cincinnati Health Sciences Library, applied and received a GMR award for a community partnership to improve health literacy and address health disparities. Project Background: Racial and ethnic minorities, those in rural and/or urban areas, and those living in medically underserved areas are at high risk for health-related disparities. Low-income wages, reduced government services, and low educational attainment are a few reasons why these population groups have significant barriers overcoming food insecurity, obesity, mental health is...
Source: The Cornflower - June 20, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Darlene Kaskie Tags: Blog Consumer Health Funding News from the Region Outreach Success Stories awards Source Type: news

Fat patients with an irregular heartbeat can REVERSE by losing weight
Around one million people in Britain and up to six times as many in the US suffer from atrial fibrillation, which can cause a stroke and eventually lead to heart failure.
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When Reconstructing a Breast, Patient ’ s Own Tissue Is Best
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, News, Source Type: news

No-shows at radiology can cost a hospital $1 million a year, study says
People who fail to show up for radiology appointments cost hospitals about $1 million per year on average, according to a new study. That’s as much as the cost of a new 3T MR scanner. Most of the no-shows at academic medical centers were for mammography appointments, according to the study, published in Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. The study also took into consideration missed appointments for MRI brain scans, CT chest scans, ultrasound abdomen scans, CT head scans and ultrasound breast scans. “Each no-show appointment represents a missed opportunity to deliver appropriate care as well as to receive paym...
Source: Mass Device - June 20, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Hospital Care Imaging News Well Research & Development laheyhospitalandmedicalcenter universityofwashingtonatseattle Source Type: news

Model finds drug combos to treat triple-negative breast cancer
A computer program has found a combination of drugs that can treat triple-negative breast cancer.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tips for eating on rations from the Great Depression: Recipes the Greatest Generation grew up on
(Natural News) We are standing on the precipice of chaos. Our society seems to be slowly unraveling — and to what end, none of us can say. It does no good to worry about what could or could not happen, but the true survivalist is prepared for whatever outcome. Here at NaturalNews, we’ve written dozens...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nutritional intervention found to increase sexual desire: Improve your sex life with herbal medicine
(Natural News) One of the most essential human experiences involves the desire for sexual activity. Libido, colloquially known as sex drive, pertains to a person’s sexual desires. Sex drive can be determined and influenced by the desire for pleasure, sexual identity, affection, intimacy, as well as socio-cultural, emotional, and cognitive factors. Studies have been conducted...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blood sample may be able to show if people follow diet
A blood sample detecting small molecules might reveal whether a person is following a prescribed diet, according to a new study.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Salmonella Smacks; Build a Better Flu Vax; No Polio in Venezuela
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the world of infectious diseases
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - June 20, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Dynamic Layer-by-Layer Films on Nanofiber Membrane: A Platform for Ultra-sensitive Bacterial Concentration Detection
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC04187C, CommunicationZhenguo Yu, Zhentan Lu, Yu Huang, Mufang Li, Wenwen Wang, Ke Liu, Dong Wang Herein, a new platform was established for ultra-sensitive bacterial concentration detection. The sensing system had linearly relationship with the logarithm of bacterial concentration from 1[times]101 to 1[times] 105 CFU/mL within... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - June 20, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Zhenguo Yu Source Type: research

Synthetic biology raises risk of new bioweapons, US report warns
Report warns that swift progress in our ability to manufacture viruses is making us vulnerable to biological attacksThe rapid rise of synthetic biology, a futuristic field of science that seeks to master the machinery of life, has raised the risk of a new generation of bioweapons, according a major US report into the state of the art.Advances in the area mean that scientists now have the capability to recreate dangerous viruses from scratch; make harmful bacteria more deadly; and modify common microbes so that they churn out lethal toxins once they enter the body.Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 20, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Synthetic biology Weapons technology Science Genetics Defence policy US news US defence spending World news Source Type: news

Painful periods? Taking vitamin B1 daily can help
(Natural News) There have been many claims of effective nutritional treatments for pain caused by dysmenorrhea, but few have actual studies to back them up. A randomized double-blinded trial conducted in India found that thiamine or vitamin B1 could provide some much-needed comfort from menstrual cramps. The study involved over 550 women, 277 of whom...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 Ways to stop getting defensive when faced with criticism
(Natural News) Do you hate being criticized, even if it’s for valid reasons? If you think it’s upsetting to receive criticism, you might have to learn how to stop being defensive. When someone criticizes us, be it our work or our attitude, “[getting] defensive helps us protect our character and our sense of competence,” according to...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man awarded $18.4 million in lawsuit over failed HIV test
In the suit, Sean Stentiford said he consented to an HIV test in 2007 but two doctors failed to do it
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Flint residents still wary of water years after contamination
Michigan could become the first state to remove all lead pipes for drinking water under new regulations that are stricter than federal standards. This follows the water crisis in Flint that began four years ago. Adriana Diaz returned to Flint to see why many people are still worried about how lead is affecting their children's development.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson launches new self-shortening Dynacord suture
[Image courtesy of Johnson & Johnson]Johnson & Johnson through its DePuy Synthes franchise has announced the U.S. launch of its Dynacord suture for soft tissue repair in areas such as the rotator cuff in the shoulder. The Dynacord suture, available on Healix Advance anchors, is part of the DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine portfolio. J&J launched Dynacord today at the San Diego Shoulder Institute’s 35th Annual Course. About a fifth of arthroscopic rotator cuff surgeries fail because of a loss of suture tension, which causes gaps to form in the tissue or between the tissue and bone, according to J&...
Source: Mass Device - June 20, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Chris Newmarker Tags: Business/Financial News News Well Orthopedics Surgical depuysynthes johnsonandjohnson Source Type: news

Inquiry: nurses who raised concerns about painkiller overuse were ignored
Concerns raised by nurses more than 25 years ago about excessive use of powerful painkilling drugs at Gosport War Memorial Hospital were ignored resulting in lives being needlessly cut short, according to a public inquiry into more than 800 deaths at the hospital.
Source: Nursing Times - June 20, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Ontario's Darlington nuclear reactor to produce isotope used for medical imaging
A subsidiary of Ontario Power Generation is partnering with U.S.-based BWX Technologies to help produce radioactive isotopes used to diagnose such conditions as cancer and heart disease.
Source: CBC | Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

Study: Stroke victims regain more limb use with dual-therapy approach
Stroke victims regain greater use of their paralyzed limbs with a dual-therapy approach than a single method, according to a study in Europe.
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK panel finds lives shortened by hospital's opioid use
A British panel has found at least 450 had their lives shortened by a hospital's institutionalized regime of administering opioids without medical justification
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Medical device recall: Smiths Medical CADD Non Flow-Stop Medical Cassette Reservoirs
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a medical device recall of specific lots of Smiths Medical CADD Non Flow-Stop Medical Cassette Reservoirs due to the risk of u
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - June 20, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Mind wandering is fine in some situations, Harvard-based study says
https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2018/06/mind-wandering-is-fine-in-some-situations-harvard-based-study-says/Sent fromFlipboard******************************************************Kevin McGrew, PhDEducational PsychologistDirector, Institute for Applied PsychometricsIAPwww.themindhub.com******************************************************
Source: Intelligent Insights on Intelligence Theories and Tests (aka IQ's Corner) - June 20, 2018 Category: Neuroscience Source Type: blogs

Characteristics of older cyclists (65+) and factors associated with self-reported cycling accidents in the Netherlands - Engbers C, Dubbeldam R, Brusse-Keizer MGJ, Buurke JH, de Waard D, Rietman JS.
Cycling supports the mobility, health and independency of the ageing population. However, older cyclists have an increased injury risk. On average, the risk of older people to sustain an injury in a cycling accident is three times higher per cycling kilome...
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Healthcare venture co-founded by Amazon picks surgeon and Harvard professor as CEO
Dr. Atul Gawande, who currently works as a general and endocrine surgeon at Brigham and Women ’s Hospital and as a professor in the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School, is the new CEO of the Boston-based venture.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - June 20, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Legal fight winding down in hospital hepatitis C case
A hospital has settled with a staffing agency but is still suing a registry organization over a traveling medical technician who infected dozens of patients in multiple states with hepatitis C before his arrest in 2012
Source: ABC News: Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Here ’s why Pure Romance's CEO is giving $2M to Cincinnati Children’s
Pure Romance CEO Chris Cicchinelli and his wife, Jessica, plan to give $2 million to the Transgender Health Clinic at Cincinnati Children ’s Hospital.  The couple, who in January launched Living with Change: The LC Foundation, have a child named LC who was born a boy but they now accept as a girl.  The Cicchinellis intend to sign a five-year gift agreement with Cincinnati Children’s on Thursday to ensure increased resources fo r the clinic. An immediate goal is to train more health providers…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - June 20, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

New grant application status to recognise research staff contributions
To support the development of researchers across different career stages, the MRC will introduce a new status to recognise the contributions of research staff as researcher co-investigators on grant applications from July 2018.
Source: Medical Research Council General News - June 20, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: news

Challenges remain in DPRK despite “slight” improvements in health, wellbeing: UNICEF
The health and wellbeing of women and children in North Korea has improved slightly in recent years but “urgent” challenges remain in rural areas, the UN Children’s Fund, UNICEF, said on Wednesday.
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - June 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news