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70 Sickened So Far in Salmonella-Tainted Melon Outbreak
WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 -- A salmonella outbreak linked to melons and fruit salad mixes continues to expand, say officials at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. So far, 70 people have been sickened across seven states after eating...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NIH Initiative Aims to Address Opioid Misuse Over Long Term
WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 -- A novel, innovative initiative is being developed to help end addiction over the long term, according to a viewpoint article published online June 12 in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Francis S. Collins,...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The compelling link between food and mood: Eating real food plays a significant role in how mentally healthy you are
(Natural News) Across all the literature and studies on the potential link between mental health and one’s diet, experts agree that cutting down on inflammatory foods is a sure-fire way to feel better. The effects can be likened to the domino effect; with healthier food improving physical function, which in turn boosts mental health. Unsurprisingly,...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children with celiac disease need to be regularly evaluated on their vitamin A and D levels
(Natural News) Children with celiac disease need to have their vitamin A and D levels regularly evaluated as researchers discovered that they are more likely to be deficient in these vitamins, according to a new study. In the study, published in the journal BMC Pediatrics, a team of researchers at the Adnan Menderes University in...
Source: NaturalNews.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

Speaking for the unhinged Left, Peter Fonda says Trump's children should be locked in cages with pedophiles, and ICE agents' families should be targeted
(Natural News) In recent weeks some on the Left have grown increasingly unhinged as President Donald Trump continues to bring America back from the edge of decline thanks to Barack Obama. His successes are numerous — the economy is growing quickly, joblessness is at a record low, disability claims are falling now that employment opportunities...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health 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

Existing treaty could help manage global plastic waste trade, researchers suggest
Basel Convention would help control flow of used material displaced by China ’s ban
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - June 20, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Cheryl Hogue Source Type: research

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

Scientists Discover How Antiviral Gene Works
BRONX, NY—(June 20, 2018)—It’s been known for years that humans and other mammals possess an antiviral gene called RSAD2 that prevents a remarkable range of viruses from multiplying. Now, researchers atAlbert Einstein College of Medicine, part ofMontefiore, have discovered the secret to the gene’s success: The enzyme it codes for generates a compound that stops viruses from replicating. The newly discovered compound, described in today’s online edition of Nature, offers a novel approach for attacking many disease-causing viruses.
Source: Einstein News - June 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Announcing New Funding Opportunities
The NN/LM PNR is pleased to request proposals for a new round of funding opportunities! NNLM PNR member organizations in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington are eligible to apply. If your organization is not currently a member, it’s easy to join! Proposals submitted by August 15, 2018 will receive fullest consideration. If you plan to submit a proposal, we need a brief statement of intent no later than July 25. Please submit your statement of intent to apply to nnlm@uw.edu. Here are brief descriptions and links to detailed information about current funding opportunities: Community Health Outreach Award, t...
Source: Dragonfly - June 20, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Cathy Burroughs Tags: Funding News From NNLM PNR Source Type: news

AMA House Backs AAFP ' s Call for Accurate 2020 Census
At its recent annual meeting, the AMA House of Delegates unanimously adopted an AAFP-led resolution that focused on the critical need to maintain the integrity of U.S. Census data to ensure appropriate allocation of health care and other funding.
Source: AAFP News - June 20, 2018 Category: Primary Care 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

After years of searching, scientists can finally account for all the normal matter in the universe
Astronomers using a powerful quasar to study an enormous invisible tendril full of superheated gas say they may have finally discovered the universe ’s ‘missing’ detectable matter.The findings, published in the journal Nature, solve a decades-old mystery and could help scientists further probe...
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - June 20, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Amina Khan 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

A quest to drug the undruggable
Listen to the latest Stereo Chemistry episode that explores why certain drug targets are so vexing, and the cutting edge approaches chemists are taking to finally crack them
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - June 20, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Lisa M. Jarvis Source Type: research

Chemicals are caught up in U.S.-China trade war 
U.S. tariffs target large-volume chemicals, and China responds in kind
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - June 20, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jean-Fran çois Tremblay Source Type: research

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

What ' s Holding Back Market Uptake Of Biosimilars?
Four distinctly American features of the biosimilars market have limited uptake: A slow regulatory process, originator company behavior, lack of therapeutic interchangeability designation, and insufficient system-wide education efforts to overcome physician and patient doubts.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor 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

Study: Cancer cells thrive in stiffer tissue
(Natural News) In a report from News Wise, Indiana-based researchers reported that stiffer breast tissues increase the risk of developing breast cancer. They warn that stiffness in the connective tissue increase the chances of the tumor spreading to healthy cells. The researchers were investigating the growth and secondary growth of malignant tumors. In order to...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supplement your diet with vitamin D3 to have a healthier heart and cardiovascular system
(Natural News) Vitamin D provides other health benefits besides supporting bone health. A study published in the International Journal of Nanomedicine found that vitamin D3, which is naturally produced by the body when the skin is exposed to the sun, can also make the cardiovascular system healthier. The study was carried out by a team of...
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trouble in the wild? Use the bark of the fig tree to promote wound healing
(Natural News) The next time you’re in the great outdoors, be on the lookout for fig trees. New research has established the fig tree’s ability to promote wound healing. The findings of the study, published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, noted the tree’s antibiotic and enhanced cell migration properties to be responsible for this response....
Source: NaturalNews.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

Treatment of Older Breast Cancer Patients Varies Across Europe Treatment of Older Breast Cancer Patients Varies Across Europe
Treatment of older breast-cancer patients varies significantly from country to country in Europe, new findings show.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - June 20, 2018 Category: Surgery Tags: Hematology-Oncology 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

How A Reduction In Hospital Deaths Helped Amazon And Buffett Pick Atul Gawande
Amazon, Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase have picked noted surgeon and writer Dr. Atul Gawande to run their healthcare venture.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Tags: NYSE:BRK.B NYSE:JPM NASDAQ:AMZN 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

Dopamine Neuron Implants Ease Parkinsons Symptoms in Monkeys
The stem cell-derived transplants were stable for 24 months and led to wide-ranging behavioral improvements in the monkeys.
Source: The Scientist - June 20, 2018 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion 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

This World Refugee Day, recognizing the strength and courage of refugees
DOHUK, Iraq –As violence consumed her home in Aleppo, Ghalia ’s parents and brother were killed. Ghalia, now 33, fled to Al-Hasakeh, in north-eastern Syria, to live with her uncle’s family. Amid the chaos of war and displacement, she found an unexpected source of hope: She fell in love.Months into her new life in Al-Hasakeh, she met an Iraqi man who swept her off her feet. They proceeded with a customary marriage, and she soon became pregnant.  
Source: UNFPA News - June 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: zerzan 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