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Mental health petition makes parliament listen - Echonetdaily

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Mental health petition makes parliament listen  Echonetdaily

A petition on change.org starts with the sentence: My name is Curtis. I am 18, and suffering from severe anxiety. Curtis Cloak started the petition because he is ...

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Big Saint takes a break to focus on health after concussion - AFL

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Big Saint takes a break to focus on health after concussion  AFL

ST KILDA ruckman Billy Longer is taking a break from the club for the remainder of the season to focus on his health and wellbeing. Longer, 26, has played just ...

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Health chief says Trump working on plan to allow prescriptions from Canada - PBS NewsHour

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Health chief says Trump working on plan to allow prescriptions from Canada  PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Wednesday it will create a pathway allowing Americans to legally and safely import lower-cost prescription ...

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Blizzard on Overwatch hero’s design, mental health, and baby-soft feet - Polygon

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Blizzard on Overwatch hero’s design, mental health, and baby-soft feet  Polygon

Polygon sat down with Michael Chu during a dev roundtable on Hero 31, Sigma. What did Overwatch's lead writer say about Sigma's lore and the mental health ...

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Fox host defends private health insurance system: “Only 27 million Americans do not have health insurance” - Media Matters for America

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Fox host defends private health insurance system: “Only 27 million Americans do not have health insurance”  Media Matters for America

JESSE WATTERS (CO-HOST): I couldn't even understand half of their plans, they don't make any sense at all. Tim Ryan made the best point, I think, ...

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Facebook, FTC deal fails to protect users' health information - STAT

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Facebook, FTC deal fails to protect users' health information  STAT

The Facebook-FTC settlement doesn't include health information as "Covered Information" and releases Facebook from liability for health privacy breeches.

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Patient dies at Portland mental health facility months after safety issues said to be resolved - OregonLive

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Patient dies at Portland mental health facility months after safety issues said to be resolved  OregonLive

At least two other patients have died since the center opened in 2017 as the region's solution to consolidating treatment for people experiencing a mental health ...

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Soft wearable health monitor uses stretchable electronics - Science Daily

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Soft wearable health monitor uses stretchable electronics  Science Daily

A wireless, wearable monitor built with stretchable electronics could allow comfortable, long-term health monitoring of adults, babies and small children without ...

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Saudi Arabian wealth fund to invest in NHS chatbot maker Babylon Health - Financial Times

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Saudi Arabian wealth fund to invest in NHS chatbot maker Babylon Health  Financial Times

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund is in advanced talks to invest in the UK's Babylon Health, a start-up used by the National Health *Service*, in a deal that will ...

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Health insurers on the way out - Intelligent Investor

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Health insurers on the way out  Intelligent Investor

In an industry making more money than ever but reliant on government favour and the young, now is the time to exit the ward.

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'The glue between therapist and patient': can Silicon Valley fix mental health care? - The Guardian

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
'The glue between therapist and patient': can Silicon Valley fix mental health care?  The Guardian

The road to therapy is often inscrutable, windy and unsatisfying, with availability, cost and fit frequently preventing people from getting the care they need.

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Sanders says Kamala Harris' health care plan is 'not Medicare for All' - CNN

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Sanders says Kamala Harris' health care plan is 'not Medicare for All'  CNN

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday stressed the differences between his health care plan and a new proposal from Sen.

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Bob Woodson: Warren's claims of Trump racism on health care and environment are 'insulting and condescending' - Fox News

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Bob Woodson: Warren's claims of Trump racism on health care and environment are 'insulting and condescending'  Fox News

The claim by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., that President Trump is advancing environmental and health care racism insults African-Americans, according to ...

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Public Health warning over spate of drug deaths amid concerns fentanyl could be to blame - The Telegraph

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Public Health warning over spate of drug deaths amid concerns fentanyl could be to blame  The Telegraph

Public Health England has issued a warning over a spate of drug deaths, amid concerns that fentanyl could be to blame.

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News Brief: Democrats On Health Care; Interest Rate Cut Expected - NPR

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
News Brief: Democrats On Health Care; Interest Rate Cut Expected  NPR

As 10 Democratic presidential candidates debated Tuesday night, health care dominated the first hour. Another 10 will meet on stage tonight. Also, the Fed is ...

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Who is Ady Barkan, the health care activist name-checked by Elizabeth Warren? - JTA News

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Who is Ady Barkan, the health care activist name-checked by Elizabeth Warren?  JTA News

(JTA) — Ady Barkan can't speak without electronic assistance anymore. But he's still being heard in the 2020 campaign for president. Barkan has emerged as ...

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Ferrari Boss Gives Rare Update on F1 Champion Michael Schumacher's Health: 'He Does Not Give Up' - PEOPLE.com

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Ferrari Boss Gives Rare Update on F1 Champion Michael Schumacher's Health: 'He Does Not Give Up'  PEOPLE.com

Schumacher suffered serious head injuries from a December 2013 skiing accident that left him in a coma for six months.

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A 'really emotional' Melissa Joan Hart shares her health scare after getting a mammogram - USA TODAY

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
A 'really emotional' Melissa Joan Hart shares her health scare after getting a mammogram  USA TODAY

"So far, so good," Melissa Joan Hart shared with her Instagram followers Tuesday after detailing a recent health scare.

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Maria Shriver Says She's 'Pro-Choice but Not Pro-Abortion' While Discussing Her New Women's Health Segments - PEOPLE.com

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Maria Shriver Says She's 'Pro-Choice but Not Pro-Abortion' While Discussing Her New Women's Health Segments  PEOPLE.com

"I think it's a woman's right to decide what to do with her body and to have access to that," Shriver says.

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Officials feared Ebola would reach this transit hub. Now a second person has died of the disease - CNN

Health - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 06:00
Officials feared Ebola would reach this transit hub. Now a second person has died of the disease  CNN

A second person has died after contracting Ebola in Goma, a major transit hub in the Democratic Republic of Congo on the Rwandan border, according to ...

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