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Concept Clearance » Post-Acute Interventions for the Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa
This concept seeks applications for projects to evaluate preliminary effectiveness of interventions targeting sustained and enhanced clinical response following acute treatment for anorexia nervosa (AN). In this pilot research phase, trials should be designed to evaluate the feasibility, tolerability, acceptability, safety, and target engagement, as well as potential effectiveness, with a deployment-focused approach to facilitate approaches that are scalable to community settings.
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - September 21, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

As Millions Join Climate Strike, Top Activist Warns: ‘It Could Get Ugly '
Tired of empty words and emissions targets without plans to meet them, the strike movement is coalescing behind a Green New Deal.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 20, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Women In Leadership: A Q & A with President Sahle-Work Zewde
By Katja IversenSep 20 2019 (IPS-Partners) Women Deliver President/CEO Katja Iversen discusses women in leadership and links between sexual and reproductive health and rights and Universal Health Coverage (UHC) to advance gender equality with the first female President of Ethiopia, Sahle-Work Zewde. Katja Iversen: You have had a remarkable career, breaking down barriers as the first woman to hold several leadership positions across the UN and now as President of Ethiopia. How did you find the strength, the power, and the resilience to pursue this pathway to change? President Sahle-Work Zewde: For me strength, resilience a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Katja Iversen Tags: Gender Health Women's Health Source Type: news

The 16-Year-Old Leading The Fight For A Green New Deal In Puerto Rico
La generación del "yo no me dejo" is about to merge with Generation Green New Deal as climate strikes take place worldwide.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 20, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Age-related features of mental development and mental state of adolescents, who committed suicide - Makushkin EV, Badmaeva VD, Dozortseva EG, Syrokvashina KV, Oshevsky DS, Chibisova IA, Terekhina SA.
OBJECTIVE: To identify age-related psychopathological disorders and psychological characteristics of mental development and mental state of minors who committed suicide. MATERIAL AND METHODS: The study included a continuous sample of 285 reports of post-mo...
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Watch what you eat: Study reveals that post-menopausal women who eat a Western diet increase their risk of breast cancer
(Natural News) A person’s diet plays a huge role in determining their overall health. Multiple studies have shown how a diet influences many physiological functions, including immune function, which the body relies on for protection against diseases. For instance, a diet rich in fiber and plant-based foods brings longevity and keeps the body in tip-top shape. However, a diet...
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NASA Emails Reveal How Agency Didn ' t See Large, ' Sneaky ' Near-Miss Asteroid
Internal emails expose how NASA scientists missed what they called the "largest asteroid" to "pass this close to Earth in the last century."
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 20, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Blog Post » Suicide Deaths Are a Major Component of the Opioid Crisis that Must Be Addressed
September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. In observance, Dr. Gordon has partnered with Dr. Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), to highlight a dimension of the opioid crisis that receives too little attention — the links between opioid use, opioid use disorder, and suicide.
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - September 20, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Joshua Gordon Source Type: news

Post-divorce maintenance rights for Muslim women in Pakistan and Iran: making the case for law reform - Shahid A.
Protecting women and children is one of the core values of the Islamic legal tradition. In Muslim countries religious, constitutional, and legal frameworks obligate the state to take special measures to provide protection to women and children within famil...
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Pelosi rolls out long-awaited bill to lower prescription drug costs
Congressional Republicans pan the measure, but Trump tweets ‘it’s great to see Speaker Pelosi’s bill’
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Yasmeen Abutaleb Source Type: news

Vaping-related illnesses surge as FDA discloses criminal probe
Federal health officials say 530 people have been sickened in 38 states by a mysterious vaping-related illness.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Cory Booker Compares Anti-Nuclear Democrats To Republican Climate Deniers
The New Jersey senator says the “data speaks for itself.” Experts say he’s right, and “the math is unforgiving.”
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 19, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Blood Donors Gave Back All That Cancer Took from Me
Today, I am 15 years old and in 10th grade. At 12 years old I was diagnosed with cancer; shortly before finishing the sixth grade Learning I had T- Lymphoblastic ... The post Blood Donors Gave Back... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!}
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood blood donation blood donor blood transfusion cancer cancer patient lifesaving blood Platelet Donation platelet transfusion Source Type: news

Comparison of the sepsis-2 and sepsis-3 definitions in severely injured trauma patients
To evaluate the performance of the new SOFA-based sepsis definition in trauma patients. The sepsis-3 definition identifies much fewer patients and is more strongly associated with adverse outcomes than the sepsis-2 definition. The sepsis-3 definition seems to be useful in the post trauma setting.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oklahoma Man Says He Was Attacked By Churchgoers Because He ' s Gay
Sean Cormie said more than 10 congregants of the First Assembly of God Church also demanded he renounce his sexuality following a Sept. 8 service.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 19, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

How Your Parent ’s Untreated Bipolar Disorder Can Affect You For Years
Bipolar disorder is largely misdiagnosed. That not only hurts the person living with it, but their loved ones, too.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Your Parent ' s Untreated Bipolar Disorder Can Affect You For Years
Bipolar disorder is largely misdiagnosed. That not only hurts the person living with it, but their loved ones, too.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feeding Your Pets These People Foods Can Be ' Toxic '
Don't cave, no matter how they cutely they beg.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medicare Now Covers CAR T-Cell Therapy for Approved Cancers
A promising and expensive type of immunotherapy, called CAR T-cell therapy, is now covered by Medicare. This news may affect mesothelioma patients in the future. Chimeric antigen receptor T-cell, or CAR T-cell, therapy involves the laboratory reprogramming of a patient’s T cells, which are a type of white blood cell responsible for protecting the body against infection and disease. The T cells are genetically modified to better recognize and attack cancer. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the immunotherapy procedure for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia. It is sti...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - September 19, 2019 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Blood Culture Results Before and After Antimicrobial Administration in Patients With Severe Manifestations of Sepsis: A Diagnostic Study
Analysis of blood cultures from 325 patients concludes initiation of empirical antimicrobials (AM) significantly reduced sensitivity of blood cultures drawn after treatment initiation (pre-AM blood culture positive in 31.4% samples vs post-AM blood cultures positive in 19.4%).
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

He was ‘perfectly healthy’ before the mosquito bite. Nine days later, he was brain dead.
The Michigan man reportedly contracted Eastern equine encephalitis, or "sleeping sickness," a rare, mosquito-borne virus.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Marisa Iati Source Type: news

Do Women Suffer Greater Loss of Employment than Men in Morbidity?
The post Do Women Suffer Greater Loss of Employment than Men in Morbidity? appeared first on Inter Press Service.
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Farhana Haque Rahman and Raghav Gaiha Tags: Asia-Pacific Featured Headlines Health Labour TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Software Developer - Full time, permanent
Specifications: Full Time, permanentLocation: Copenhagen, Denmark (work permit required)ApplicationClosing Date: 13th October 2019 (12 Midnight GMT)Are you passionate about software, do you have a quality-focused mind-set and drive to make a difference for health care world-wide? We are a global organization that strives to inform health-care decisions every day. Our development team is located in Copenhagen and supports the process of creating systematic reviews through a web-based application.“Cochrane summarizes the findings so people making important decisions – you, your doctor, the people who write medical guidel...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 19, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

How a ‘Sesame Street’ Muppet became embroiled in a controversy over autism
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lindsey Bever Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Test Automation Engineer - Full time, permanent
Specifications: Full Time, permanentLocation: Copenhagen, Denmark (work permit required)ApplicationClosing Date: 13th October 2019 (12 Midnight GMT)Are you passionate about software, do you have a quality-focused mind-set and drive to make a difference for health care world-wide? We are a global organization that strives to inform health-care decisions every day. Our development team is located in Copenhagen and supports the process of creating systematic reviews through a web-based application.“Cochrane summarizes the findings so people making important decisions – you, your doctor, the people who write medical guidel...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 19, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

1 in 9 high school seniors vape nicotine near-daily, new survey says amid e-cigarette scare
The share of teens who said they vaped nicotine in the preceding 30 days more than doubled for each age group surveyed, preliminary data published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine shows.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hannah Knowles Source Type: news

Feds probe manager of McKesson narcotics distribution warehouse in Ohio
Subpoenas have been issued to the giant drug distributor, one person has been indicted and two others told they are possible targets.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lenny Bernstein Source Type: news

Hallelujah, Instagram Is Banning The Most Toxic Weight Loss Ads
Keeping up with how many Kardashian posts get deleted ― or at least blocked from teen viewers ― as a result.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Airplane Water Is Dirtier Than You Think, New Study Confirms
An eye-opening report ranks U.S. airlines based on water quality.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 18, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Study: Postmenopausal women have higher bad cholesterol levels
Post-menopausal women, on average, have higher levels of bad cholesterol than premenopausal women, putting them at a higher risk for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Navy Confirms Existence of ‘Unidentified’ Flying Objects Seen in Leaked Footage
A Navy official has confirmed that recently released videos of unidentified flying objects are real, but that the footage was not authorized to be released to the public in the first place. Joseph Gradisher, the spokesman for the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare, confirmed to TIME that three widely-shared videos captured “Unidentified Aerial Phenomena.” Gradisher initially confirmed this in a statement to “The Black Vault” a website dedicated to declassified government documents. “The Navy designates the objects contained in these videos as unidentified aerial phenomena...
Source: TIME: Science - September 18, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Gina Martinez Tags: Uncategorized Military onetime Source Type: news

10,000 Farmers And Ranchers Endorse Green New Deal In Letter To Congress
The support comes as the climate policy fight broadens from energy and transportation to agriculture.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 18, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

‘The face of the opioid epidemic’: How a college dropout became a fentanyl kingpin.
Aaron Shamo was convicted for running a multimillion-dollar drug trafficking operation from a suburban basement in Utah.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Deanna Paul Source Type: news

Lockport nursing home sale helps fund Clarence site expansion
A new foundation funded by the sale of a nonprofit nursing home has made its first major grant. The Odd Fellow& Rebekah Benefit Fund awarded $300,000 to the Brothers of Mercy in Clarence to help fund a new assisted living wing at the Brothers of Mercy Memory Care& Enhanced Assisted Living Community, now in development. The fund was formed last year following the $10 million sale of the Odd Fellow and Rebekah Rehabilitation& Health Care Center in Lockport to Post Acute Partners, creating Elderwood …
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Navy Confirms: Those UFO Videos Are Real And Never Should ' ve Been Released
Naval authorities call the objects in the footage "unidentified aerial phenomena."
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 18, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

The U.S. abortion rate falls to lowest level since Roe v. Wade
Changes in contraceptive use, sexual activity and infertility, as well as a decline in pregnancies, may have played a role.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ariana Eunjung Cha Source Type: news

The vaping industry has close ties to Trump. His ban still caught them off guard.
Big and small players go into crisis mode to try to protect a burgeoning business.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

New Report Addresses the State of Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Health in Children and Youth
In this blog post NCCIH’s Dr. Emmeline Edwards discusses a new evidence-based consensus study report cosponsored by NCCIH: Fostering Healthy Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Development in Children and Youth.  
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - September 17, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D. Source Type: news

California man is seventh person to die of suspected vape-related illness
California health officials did not name the person or disclose the age and type of e-cigarette product used.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kayla Epstein Source Type: news

100 Cylinders Of Bull Semen Go Up In Smoke In Fire At Cattle Breeding Farm
Cryogenic containers exploded in the fire in Australia, splattering the burning building with sperm that had been stored for artificial insemination.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 17, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Field report: Dordan unveils cleanroom thermoforming for medical packaging
Woodstock, IL, a small town 50 miles northwest of Chicago, may be best known as the filming location for the 1993 Bill Murray comedy classic, Groundhog Day. While there’s something to be said about the comfort of same-old, same-old as in the movie where every day repeats itself, that’s not part of nearby Woodstock-based Dordan Manufacturing’s plans for growth. After years of consideration with experience in retail, electronics, automotive, and healthcare packaging, the custom thermoformer committed to adding medical cleanroom packaging capability to its portfolio in 201...
Source: MDDI - September 17, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Tags: Plastics Today Source Type: news

Opioid-related deaths decline in Maryland for second straight quarter
State officials are encouraged but say the crisis “is by no means over.”
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ovetta Wiggins Source Type: news

Tennessee becomes first state with a plan to turn Medicaid into a block grant
TennCare will be a test case of whether the Trump administration will allow a profound change to the safety-net insurance that the president says he supports.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amy Goldstein Source Type: news

Ovarian Cysts Can Affect Fertility, But Not Always How You May Think
Some cysts can indicate healthy ovulation while others can be serious. Here are the differences.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists create 2 embryos of near-extinct rhinos
Researchers collected 10 immature eggs from Najin and Fatu, the world’s only survivors of the northern white rhino subspecies.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Going Vegetarian Isn ' t Necessarily The Best Diet For The Planet
Eating a mostly vegan diet that includes one animal product a day could have a lower environmental impact.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 17, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Tuesday Tips: Small steps to a day-changing morning
Have you heard about the power of a good morning routine? Learn a few simple tips that could set up your day for success, even if you're not a morning person. Watch: Small steps to a day-changing morning. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBLf4YDk0XU&feature=youtu.be Journalists: This broadcast-quality video (:44) is in the downloads at the end of the post. Please [...]
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 17, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New reiki place opens in Cooper Young
Warning: It's about to get woo-woo up in here. Somos Un, a holistic nutrition, health, and wellness center offering reiki and yoga nidra, opened its doors Friday, Sept. 13, to the folks gathered for the Cooper-Young 4 Miler, a run preceding the Cooper-Young Festival. Bobi McBratney, a certified reiki master and teacher, is the owner. Her cou sin, Sheli Miller, also a certified reiki master and teacher, is helping her along, but since she lives in Houston, she'll serve as a "special guest," offering…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 16, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Susan Ellis Source Type: news

Cannabis boss Beth Stavola on what's next for iAnthus post $1.6 billion merger
Beth Stavola sold her company MPX Bioceutical to New York-based iAnthus earlier this year.
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 16, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Anthony Noto Source Type: news