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Man accused of threats to blow up Ballarat Health Services denied bail - Ballarat Courier

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Man accused of threats to blow up Ballarat Health Services denied bail  Ballarat Courier

A man who allegedly threatened to blow up Ballarat Health Services mental health *service*, and two psychiatrists, was denied bail based on his risk to the public.

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Monitoring potentially risky medicines - Health Report - ABC News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Monitoring potentially risky medicines - Health Report  ABC News

Data from the first month of the SafeScript rollout in Victoria is in, and it shows more than 10,000 notifications have been made of patients moving between ...

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Too much dietary fat in the brain may impact mental health - Medical News Today

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Too much dietary fat in the brain may impact mental health  Medical News Today

A new study in mouse models shows that a high-fat diet can alter signaling mechanisms in the brain, leading to depression-like behaviors.

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Concerns mount about health risks of food whitener used in big brands - ABC News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Concerns mount about health risks of food whitener used in big brands  ABC News

More evidence has emerged about the potentially harmful effects of nanoparticles contained in big brands on supermarket shelves. Researchers at Sydney ...

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Nearly 1 in 4 of us aren't native English speakers. In a health-care setting, interpreters are essential - The Conversation AU

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Nearly 1 in 4 of us aren't native English speakers. In a health-care setting, interpreters are essential  The Conversation AU

Interpreters are essential in providing ethical and high quality health care to Australia's culturally and linguistically diverse population.

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ABC Radio pollie-free election forum: Health - Mornings - ABC News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
ABC Radio pollie-free election forum: Health - Mornings  ABC News

ABC Radio Melbourne Mornings host Jon Faine presents this pollie-free forum exploring the key health issues impacting Australians ahead of the federal ...

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'Healthy' teenager among 10 people dead from influenza outbreak in SA this year - ABC News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
'Healthy' teenager among 10 people dead from influenza outbreak in SA this year  ABC News

Ten people have died from the flu in South Australia already this year, including a teenager as young as 15 who had no pre-existing conditions.

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Robotic health care is coming to a hospital near you - The Conversation - US

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Robotic health care is coming to a hospital near you  The Conversation - US

How willing are people to accept medical care from a robot or an automated system? It depends on the procedure – and the price.

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St Kilda's Jack Steven takes indefinite AFL break to manage mental health - ABC News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
St Kilda's Jack Steven takes indefinite AFL break to manage mental health  ABC News

St Kilda star Jack Steven will take another extended break from the AFL to manage his mental health, with the club unsure when he will return.

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Indigenous health and 'the gap' would be better served by focusing on positives, not negatives - ABC News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Indigenous health and 'the gap' would be better served by focusing on positives, not negatives  ABC News

Only looking at the size of "the gap" doesn't tell us anything about how things are going for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Instead, it may hide the ...

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JPMorgan Chase, Health Care And The 'New' Modern Corporation - Seeking Alpha

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
JPMorgan Chase, Health Care And The 'New' Modern Corporation  Seeking Alpha

Jamie Dimon and JPMorgan Chase have just announced the acquisition of InstaMed, a healthcare payments and processing company, its largest acquisition in ...

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Chicago public health department confirms measles case - WPSD Local 6

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Chicago public health department confirms measles case  WPSD Local 6

CHICAGO (AP) – Chicago health officials say they've confirmed a measles case and are working to contact those who may have been exposed to the infection.

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Do The Duggars Have Health Insurance? Some Fans Don't Think They Do - The Cheat Sheet

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Do The Duggars Have Health Insurance? Some Fans Don't Think They Do  The Cheat Sheet

Fans have long wondered if the Duggar family has health insurance. Well, it seems like Jim Bob Duggar has answered that question. Find out more!

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France's health-care system was ranked as the world's best—Here's how it compares with the US' - CNBC

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
France's health-care system was ranked as the world's best—Here's how it compares with the US'  CNBC

France's health-care system, which is called "social security," has been globally recognized for overall quality. In a 2000 report, the World Health Organization ...

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To Improve Health, Cut Costs, Walmart Pushes For Better Medical Imaging For Workers - NPR

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
To Improve Health, Cut Costs, Walmart Pushes For Better Medical Imaging For Workers  NPR

To cut down on unnecessary procedures — and health costs — Walmart is pushing its workers to get more accurate diagnoses by using diagnostic imaging ...

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Many women don't have a plan for their health after pregnancy - Fox News

Health - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
Many women don't have a plan for their health after pregnancy  Fox News

A poll found that although nearly two-thirds of the 873 mothers were as concerned for their own well-being as their baby's, 26 percent didn't have a plan for ...

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Mum lets kids stay home from school for 'mental health days' - Yahoo Lifestyle Australia

Health - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 06:00
Mum lets kids stay home from school for 'mental health days'  Yahoo Lifestyle Australia

A mum has revealed she lets her children take the occasional day of school for mental health reasons. While parents might be accustomed to keeping their little ...

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Your Fake Email Isn't Keeping Your Health App Data Private - Lifehacker Australia

Health - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 06:00
Your Fake Email Isn't Keeping Your Health App Data Private  Lifehacker Australia

Apps that store sensitive health data aren't rare any more. Besides the apps from my actual health providers, I've used apps that track my weight, my fitness ...

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Smith, Warner's mental health a top priority - Whitsunday Times

Health - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 06:00
Smith, Warner's mental health a top priority  Whitsunday Times

Steve Smith and David Warner will be offered emotional support to help cope with what is expected to be four months of relentless crowd abuse in England.

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How to make health news interesting — without overselling the claims - The Conversation - UK

Health - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 06:00
How to make health news interesting — without overselling the claims  The Conversation - UK

Health stories are prolific in the news. Each year, thousands of articles are published claiming to have the latest compelling evidence on how we should eat, ...

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