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New Jersey judge temporarily prevents St. Luke's from kicking out Coordinated Health doctors - Allentown Morning Call

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
New Jersey judge temporarily prevents St. Luke's from kicking out Coordinated Health doctors  Allentown Morning Call

A New Jersey Judge temporarily stopped St. Luke's University Health Network from closing its hospital to eight Coordinated Health doctors Friday.

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Growing measles outbreaks prompt Sauk County health officials to encourage vaccination - WKOW

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Growing measles outbreaks prompt Sauk County health officials to encourage vaccination  WKOW

As several states, including Illinois, Washington and New York, have ongoing measles outbreaks, Sauk County and state public health officials recommend ...

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SAPD: Health care provider stole jewelry from disabled client, sold it to pawn shop - mySA

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
SAPD: Health care provider stole jewelry from disabled client, sold it to pawn shop  mySA

A health care worker who was hired to take care of a disabled man stole his jewelry and sold it to a pawn shop, according to San Antonio police. Sarah Ann ...

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Debate reopens over future of health care in Minnesota - MPR News

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Debate reopens over future of health care in Minnesota  MPR News

An opening skirmish in the debate over health costs in Minnesota involves a program used to buy down expensive insurance claims, and lawmakers must ...

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Keeping your heart healthy - KXNet.com

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Keeping your heart healthy  KXNet.com

There is much to pick from when you make a trip to the grocery store, but taking a few extra minutes to look at the label can make a difference.

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Douglas County pilot program aims to increase mental health care for youths in detention - Omaha World-Herald

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Douglas County pilot program aims to increase mental health care for youths in detention  Omaha World-Herald

Youths in Douglas County detention would more quickly undergo psychiatric assessments and receive more ongoing mental health care under a pilot program ...

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Sexual Health Experts Find Cannabis Boosts Libido, Increases Pleasure - Weedmaps News

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Sexual Health Experts Find Cannabis Boosts Libido, Increases Pleasure  Weedmaps News

Does a toke before bed deliver you deeper into the throes of passion, or leave you feeling disconnected from your lover? As recreational cannabis legalization ...

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Meet the capital's first 'mental health' police unit - BBC News

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Meet the capital's first 'mental health' police unit  BBC News

City of London Police set up a new scheme to improve how officers respond to mental health incidents.

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Ochsner LSU Health to increase minimum wage to $12 per hour - KSLA

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Ochsner LSU Health to increase minimum wage to $12 per hour  KSLA

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - The Board of Directors for Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport approved an increase to minimum wage Tuesday, Feb. 12, for all ...

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UF Health rehab hospital to open in Gainesville - WCJB

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
UF Health rehab hospital to open in Gainesville  WCJB

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB)-- On Tuesday, UF Health welcomed a new rehab hospital on Archer Road to help patients transition back into their daily lifestyle ...

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Nevada health officials push for funding prevention programs - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Nevada health officials push for funding prevention programs  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Southern Nevada Health District will prioritize expanding services offered in rural Nevada through its mobile health unit, chief health officer Dr. Joseph Iser ...

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Report: Maine has the highest percentage of children with mental health disorders - WGME

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Report: Maine has the highest percentage of children with mental health disorders  WGME

PORTLAND (WGME) -- A new study is putting Maine at the top of the list when it comes to the number of children with mental health disorders. This revealing ...

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Juul and Pot Are Hazardous to Altria’s Bond Health - Bloomberg

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Juul and Pot Are Hazardous to Altria’s Bond Health  Bloomberg

The cigarette maker was probably right to take stakes in vaping and weed companies, but investors couldn't ignore the risks.

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Report: Kansas makes jumps in readiness for public health crisis - WIBW

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Report: Kansas makes jumps in readiness for public health crisis  WIBW

A new report praises Kansas for making big strides in protecting you from a public health emergency.

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Health insurance: Key points to keep in mind while buying a policy - Moneycontrol.com

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Health insurance: Key points to keep in mind while buying a policy  Moneycontrol.com

You should check if there is a co-payment as a percentage of the total claim amount. Some of the insurers keep it as 10-20% of the claim amount.

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Senate takes up children’s behavioral health bill - Charlotte Observer

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Senate takes up children’s behavioral health bill  Charlotte Observer

New Hampshire would take a major step forward in helping children with mental health problems under a bill before a Senate committee.

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Behavioral Health Worker Accused of Raping Woman at Center in Virginia - NBC4 Washington

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Behavioral Health Worker Accused of Raping Woman at Center in Virginia  NBC4 Washington

A man who worked at a northern Virginia community center for people living with disabilities has been accused of raping a woman who had mental health issues ...

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Liberty Health investigation finds short-seller allegations 'materially inaccurate' - Article - BNNBloomberg.ca

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Liberty Health investigation finds short-seller allegations 'materially inaccurate' - Article  BNNBloomberg.ca

Liberty Health Sciences Inc. said an independent investigation has determined that a short-seller report accusing the pot firm of insider self-dealing and ...

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Community Spotlight: Benefis Health Session | Community - ABC FOX Montana

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Community Spotlight: Benefis Health Session | Community  ABC FOX Montana

Tonight in our Community Spotlight, Jackson Storm with Benefis Health System stopped by the KFBB studio to discuss the upcoming February Benefis Health ...

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Apple will let military veterans access their health records on the iPhone - The Verge

Health - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:00
Apple will let military veterans access their health records on the iPhone  The Verge

Military veterans treated by the US Department of Veterans Affairs will soon be able to access their medical records on the iPhone Health Records app, Apple ...

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