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FDA Expands CF Drug Kalydeco to Children as Young as Age 1 Year FDA Expands CF Drug Kalydeco to Children as Young as Age 1 Year
The drug is indicated for children as young as 12 months with at least one mutation in the CFTR gene that is responsive to the drug, as determined from clinical or in vitro assay data.FDA Approvals
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can people speed up dilation?
When the cervix dilates to a certain extent, this is one sign that a baby is ready to be born. Dilation is usually gradual, and there are many ways to encourage it, including sexual stimulation, laughing, and using an exercise ball. In this article, learn how to promote dilation before and during labor.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

South Korean Thyroid Cancer Trends: Good news and bad.
Authors: Davies L, Haymart MR Abstract NA. PMID: 30113268 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association - August 17, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Thyroid Source Type: research

Quetiapine Use During First Trimester Does Not Increase Risk of Major Birth Defects, Study Suggests
Use of the antipsychotic quetiapine during the first trimester of pregnancy does not appear to increase the risk for major malformations in offspring, according to areport published yesterday inAJP in Advance.“Given the considerable use of quetiapine among women of reproductive age across multiple indications, it is critical to have better information regarding the potential risks of fetal exposure to this medication so that women can make informed treatment decisions consistent with their personal wis hes and the severity of their underlying psychiatric disorder,” wrote Lee Cohen, M.D., of Harvard Medical School and c...
Source: Psychiatr News - August 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: ajp in advance birth defects first trimester Lee Cohen quetiapine risk second-generation antipsychotics Source Type: research

Medical News Today: Can a person get pregnant while taking the pill?
Birth control pills are generally very effective when a person takes them correctly and consistently. However, some things can reduce the pill ’s effectiveness and increase the risk of unintended pregnancy, including missing pill days, vomiting, and taking certain medications. Learn more here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Birth Control / Contraception Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Multiple sclerosis: Healthful diet tied to lower risk
An Australian multicenter study found that those who ate more vegetables, fish, and other healthful foods had a lower risk of MS than those who ate less.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Multiple Sclerosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about brain hypoxia
Brain hypoxia happens when a person ’s brain does not receive enough oxygen. A complete lack of oxygen is called anoxia. Brain hypoxia and anoxia are medical emergencies. In this article, we provide an overview of brain hypoxia, when it might happen, the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, recovery prospects, and outlook.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you drink coffee while breastfeeding?
While many people avoid caffeine during pregnancy, they may wonder if it is safe to drink coffee again while breastfeeding. For most people, it is safe to consume a moderate amount of coffee while breastfeeding. In this article, we look at the risks and benefits of caffeine consumption for people who are breastfeeding.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Synesthesia: Hearing colors and tasting sounds
People with synesthesia experience unique perceptual cross-overs, such as associating letters or sounds to colors. Learn more about it in this Spotlight.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Generic Version of EpiPen
  NBCNews: The generic of the lifesaving allergy medication will offer a cheaper alternative to the Mylan’s EpiPen, which has come under fire for massive price hikes. Bystander Epinephrine in Community Anaphylaxis Critical Updates in Assessment & Management of Anaphylaxis Treat Anaphylactic Incidents Before it’s Too Late  
Source: JEMS Patient Care - August 17, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: NBC News Tags: News News Videos Patient Care Source Type: news

FDA approves generic version of EpiPen
The Food and Drug Administration Thursday approved a new generic version of the  EpiPen, a move that could drive down the price and increase the availability of the emergency allergy medication auto-injector. The generic version will be made by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA (NYSE:TEVA) in 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg strengths, the New York Times reported.  EpiPen manufacturer Mylan has c ome under intense criticism for raising the price of the medication, which is used by people with severe allergies to prevent…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Malawi:Kyungu Commends Karonga District Hospital Staff for Saving Lives
[Malawi News Agency] Karonga, August 17, 2018.Paramount Chief Kyungu of Chitipa and Karonga has commended Karonga District Hospital staff for their expertise in saving lives of people who suffered serious injuries in a bus accident on Tuesday.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

FDA Grants 510(k) Clearance to New Spinal Implant FDA Grants 510(k) Clearance to New Spinal Implant
The Foundation 3D anterior lumbar interbody cage implant uses CoreLink ' s proprietary mimetic metal technology, which mimics key characteristics of natural bone.FDA Approvals
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How your mouth bacteria can harm your lungs
New research suggests that having poor dental hygiene means ingesting bacteria that may damage respiratory health in the long-term.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Respiratory Source Type: news

Tanzania:Why Farmers Must Get Health Insurance Cover
[Daily News] WHILE investing in health insurance is an important step in building a strong economy, smallholder farmers in Kagera Region have never had health insurance. Weak and sick people cannot positively contribute to national development.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Scottish NHS members vote for three-year pay deal
UNISON members working for the NHS in Scotland have voted by 94% in favour of a new three-year pay deal worth at least 9% over 2018, 2019 and 2020. The vote comes after a four-week, online ballot that gave 60,000 NHS workers the chance to have their say. “Today, I am pleased to announce that 94% of UNISON members have voted to accept a pay deal which will put an additional £400m into NHS workers pay packets in Scotland,” announced UNISON Scotland health committee chair Thomas Waterson after the votes were counted. “This deal delivers real increases of between 3 and 27% for NHS workers in Scotland.” UNISON Scotland...
Source: UNISON Health care news - August 17, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article News health care NHS 70 nhs pay pay cap pay up now Scotland Source Type: news

Ghana:Chinese Medical Team Performs Free Open Heart Surgery At KATH
[Ghanaian Times] A 10-member medical team from the Guandong General Hospital in China has performed free open heart surgeries for some patients at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), under the auspices of the government of China.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

FDA approves generic version of EpiPen
The Food and Drug Administration Thursday approved a new generic version of the  EpiPen, a move that could drive down the price and increase the availability of the emergency allergy medication auto-injector. The generic version will be made by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA (NYSE:TEVA) in 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg strengths, the New York Times reported.  EpiPen manufacturer Mylan has c ome under intense criticism for raising the price of the medication, which is used by people with severe allergies to prevent…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Evaluation of Vascular Changes with Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography after Plaque Radiotherapy of Choroidal Melanoma
Conclusions: OCT-A is a noninvasive, reliable method with which to quantify the vessel changes in radiation maculopathy and, given the association between vascularization and malignancy, this procedure may be an aid in treatment decision-making and in monitoring the efficacy of treatment.Ophthalmic Res
Source: Ophthalmic Research - August 17, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Source Type: research

Tanzania:Airtel Health Mobile Service Hailed
[Daily News] AIRTEL Tanzania's health information SMS service has been recognised by the Global System for Mobile Communications (GSMA) with huge impact in educating customers facing challenges of accessing reliable health information.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What's the difference between bipolar I and bipolar II?
Bipolar I and II are types of bipolar disorder that involve manic and depressive episodes. A person with bipolar II may experience hypomania, which is less severe than the manic episodes that occur in bipolar I. Learn more about the differences between these conditions here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bipolar Source Type: news

Botswana:Nurses Contribution Laudable - Molale
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Click to see more pictures
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Napa Therapeutics Formed to Develop Drugs to Influence NAD Metabolism
The involvement of In Silico Medicine in the formation of Napa Therapeutics to run drug discovery based on advances in understanding of mitochondrial metabolism in aging is an example of the premium placed on any approach that might plausibly reduce the cost and time involved in finding drug candidates. We will no doubt see a lot more of this sort of thing as computational methodologies become a plausible replacement for greater portions of the existing costly, hands-on, mechanical screening processes. Draw a triangle in the present field of aging research with the three points set at calorie restriction mimetics, e...
Source: Fight Aging! - August 17, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Reason Tags: Daily News Source Type: blogs

Medical News Today: Do you perceive smells that aren't there?
Some people hallucinate smells. In the first study of its kind, researchers show that phantom odor perception is more common than once thought.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psychedelic compound triggers near-death experiences
New research shows that DMT, the active ingredient in ayahuasca, has the same effect on the brain as what have been described as 'near-death experiences.'
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

T-Cell Immune Responses Drive Neurodegeneration in Glaucoma T-Cell Immune Responses Drive Neurodegeneration in Glaucoma
Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Ultrasound Surveillance More Cost-Effective Than Biopsy for Certain Thyroid Nodules Ultrasound Surveillance More Cost-Effective Than Biopsy for Certain Thyroid Nodules
Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Gut Transporter Protein Mediates Beneficial Endocannabinoid Release Gut Transporter Protein Mediates Beneficial Endocannabinoid Release
Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Key diabetes, anti-cancer drugs among 92 in price-ceiling list
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority said in orders dated August 13 that manufacturers of these drugs will fix their retail prices as per the current regulations and may add goods and services tax only if has been paid or is payable.
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Oxytocin curbs unite activist groups and drug companies in court
Oxytocin is used to induce labour in pregnant women and stall post-partum bleeding
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Presence of diabetic retinopathy is associated with worse 10 year mortality among Indigenous Australians in central Australia: the Central Australian Ocular Health Study
Clinical&Experimental Ophthalmology,Volume 0, Issue ja, -Not available-.
Source: Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology - August 17, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Authors: John Landers PhD FRANZCO , Ebony Liu MBBS , Jos é Estevez BMedSci MOptom , Tim Henderson FRANZCO , Jamie E Craig DPhil FRANZCO Source Type: research

Teachers' influence on purchase and wear of children's glasses in rural China: the PRICE study
Clinical&Experimental Ophthalmology,Volume 0, Issue ja, -Not available-.
Source: Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology - August 17, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Xiuqin Wang PhD , Yue Ma MPA , Min Hu MD , Ling Jin MS , Baixiang Xiao MM , Ming Ni BM , Hongmei Yi PhD , Xiaochen Ma PhD , Congyao Wang MD , Beatrice Varga MPH , Yiwen Huang MS , Scott Rozelle PhD , Nathan Source Type: research

Practice Names, Logos Should Be Carefully Designed
The logo should be simple and easy to identify, should send a message about the medical practice
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 17, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pediatrics, Psy Source Type: news

Ophthalmic Manifestations of Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome
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Source: Neuro-Ophthalmology - August 17, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Nicole Lifson Andrew Pasquale George Salloum Samuel Alpert Source Type: research

In Search of Intra-Aero-Bili-ty
By MATTHEW HOLT Another one of my favorites, although this one is much more recent than those published so far–dating back to only March 2015. It was the written version of a talk I gave in September 2014 following the birth of my son Aero on August 26, 2014. So if we are discussing birthdays (and re-posting classics as, yes, it’s still THCB’s 15th birthday week!) we might as well have one that is literally about the confluence of a birthday and the state of health IT, health business, care for the underserved and much more! Today is the kick-off of the vendor-fest that is HIMSS. Late last week on THCB, ...
Source: The Health Care Blog - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: matthew holt Tags: Health 2.0 Matthew Holt Tech Epic Interoperability Nadine Burke Sutter Source Type: blogs

Similar Rates of Fetal Growth Restriction Seen With Two Popular Bariatric Procedures Similar Rates of Fetal Growth Restriction Seen With Two Popular Bariatric Procedures
Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and sleeve gastrectomy (SG) appear to result in similar rates of fetal growth restriction, according to French researchers.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

FDA OKs First Generic Version of EpiPen FDA OKs First Generic Version of EpiPen
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA gained approval to market its generic epinephrine autoinjector in 0.3-mg and 0.15-mg strengths.FDA Approvals
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Alert Source Type: news

Express Scripts Staking Out Million Dollar Gene Therapies Express Scripts Staking Out Million Dollar Gene Therapies
Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Adult Smokers More Apt to Use E-Cigarettes Than Nonsmokers Adult Smokers More Apt to Use E-Cigarettes Than Nonsmokers
Current smokers are more likely than ex-smokers or adults who have never smoked to use e-cigarettes, according to a Swedish study that concludes e-cigarettes might not work as a cessation aid.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

White House Cannot Shield Information on Transgender Military Ban -Judge White House Cannot Shield Information on Transgender Military Ban -Judge
A federal judge in Baltimore rejected the Trump administration ' s request to shield information it employed when deciding to ban transgender people from the U.S. military.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

Hospitals Scrap Surgeries, Venezuelans Forgo Showers as Taps Run Dry Hospitals Scrap Surgeries, Venezuelans Forgo Showers as Taps Run Dry
At one of Caracas ' biggest public hospitals, most bathrooms are closed. Patients fill jugs from a tiny tap on the ground floor that sometimes has a trickle of water. Operations are postponed or canceled.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hospital Medicine News Source Type: news

Trump Administration Sued Over Arkansas ' Medicaid Work Requirements Trump Administration Sued Over Arkansas ' Medicaid Work Requirements
Advocacy groups on Tuesday filed a lawsuit challenging the decision by President Donald Trump ' s administration to allow Arkansas to impose work requirements on Medicaid recipients in the state.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Business of Medicine News Source Type: news

FDA Approves Lenvatinib (Lenvima) for Liver Cancer FDA Approves Lenvatinib (Lenvima) for Liver Cancer
The oral therapy lenvatinib joins sorafenib as the only drugs approved for first-line treatment of patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma.FDA Approvals
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Alert Source Type: news

Second Sight inks $5m private placement deal
Second Sight Medical (NSDQ:EYES) said today it inked a $5 million private placement deal with funds slated to support continued development and testing of its implantable visual prosthetic technology. The Los Angeles-based company said it is selling approximately 3.2 million shares of common stock at $1.55 per share to entities owned by its board chair Gregg Williams, effective on August 14. Second Sight said it expects to net gross proceeds of approximately $5 million to help support a feasibility study of its Orion cortical visual prosthesis system, continued development of its Argus 2s next-gen devices and collecting e...
Source: Mass Device - August 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Optical/Ophthalmic Wall Street Beat Second Sight Source Type: news

RightEye Vision Tests with Contextualized Results: Review and Interview
In conclusion, I really enjoyed the opportunity to use the RightEye system. Working with Dr. Kungle and the RightEye system resulted in the most comprehensive, informative session I’ve ever had about my own vision and left me with clear areas t...
Source: Medgadget - August 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Michael Batista Tags: Exclusive Neurology Neurosurgery Ophthalmology Source Type: blogs

Lester Holt "word salad" satire video shows the horrifying dishonesty of journalism's "selective editing"
(Natural News) On August 15, 2018, Lester Holt falsely claimed Alex Jones called for people to use battle rifles to attack journalists. He did this by playing “word game salad” with different words that Alex Jones had said at different times as part of a 20+ minute video. Lester Holt dishonestly recombined those words into...
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quitting smoking improves your health, even if you gain weight, study finds
New research finds both good news and bad news for smokers who worry about packing on extra pounds when they try to quit
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Autism Linked to Maternal Exposure to DDT, Study Finds
Though the organic pollutants DDT (dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane) and PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls) were banned in the U.S. and many other countries more than 30 years ago, these toxic compounds can persist in the environment for decades. According to astudy published today inAJP in Advance, maternal exposure to DDT is associated with an increased risk of autism in children, particularly autism with significant intellectual disability. There was no association between maternal exposure to PCBs and autism.While several studies have established a connection between environmental pollutants and autism, “few studies hav...
Source: Psychiatr News - August 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: autism DDT intellectual disability maternal risk factors PCB pesticide exposure Source Type: research

Medical News Today: Panic attack vs. heart attack: How to tell the difference
The symptoms of a heart attack and a panic attack can feel very similar, especially if a person has not experienced either condition before. While panic attacks can be frightening, they are not life-threatening. On the other hand, heart attacks require immediate medical attention. Learn how to tell the difference here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Mucolipidosis type IV in a child
Publication date: Available online 16 August 2018Source: Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and StrabismusAuthor(s): Laila Chaer, Mona Harissi-Dagher, Jean-Francois Soucy, Benjamin Ellezam, Patrick Hamel
Source: Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus - August 16, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Source Type: research