- A 'family curse': First insomnia, then death September 20, 2017Their mothers came down with a deadly insomnia. Did they inherit it?
- The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says September 19, 2017Too few new antibiotics are under development to combat the threat of multidrug-resistant infections, according to a new World Health Organization report published Tuesday. Adding to the concern: It is likely that the speed of increasing resistance will outpace the slow drug development process.
- San Diego County tackles hepatitis A after outbreak kills 16 September 19, 2017San Diego County is reporting an outbreak of hepatitis A, with 421 people sickened and 16 dead within less than a year.
- 41 state attorneys general subpoena opioid manufacturers and distributors September 19, 2017A coalition of 41 states' attorneys general have served five major opioid manufacturers and three drug distributors with subpoenas seeking information about how these companies marketed and distributed prescription opioids.
- The psychological aftermath of hurricanes September 19, 2017The torrential rains may have ended, yet many people in Texas and Florida continue to feel the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in unseen though dramatic ways.
- Keeping Calm in the OR: Ophthalmology Times September 19, 2017(MedPage Today) -- Also, approaches to promote cone regeneration in retinitis pigmentosa
- Building Physician Resilience a Top Priority for AAFP President-Elect September 19, 2017(MedPage Today) -- Says teaching helps counteract burnout
- HFSA: Study Offers New Angle on Obesity Paradox (CME/CE) September 19, 2017(MedPage Today) -- More years with heart failure offset by overall reduced longevity
- High-Normal Thyroid Function Tied to Early Death September 19, 2017(MedPage Today) -- Longer life free of CV disease observed with low-normal function
- Bipartisan Senate Effort to Fix ACA Collapses September 19, 2017(MedPage Today) -- No details given in short statement from HELP Committee chair
- Broad time frame is latest sign special counsel is going beyond Russian campaign meddling as part of its probe September 20, 2017Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team is reaching back more than a decade in its investigation of Paul Manafort, a sign of the pressure Mueller is placing on President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.
- Manafort wiretapped under secret court orders September 19, 2017US investigators wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort under secret court orders before and after the election, sources tell CNN, an extraordinary step involving a high-ranking campaign official now at the center of the Russia meddling probe.
- Manafort spokesperson testifies before grand jury September 15, 2017Jason Maloni, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's spokesman, testified Friday at the US District Court in DC to before a grand jury as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
- Paul Manafort's Russia connections September 20, 2017President Trump's former campaign chair, Paul Manafort, has offered to meet with the House Intelligence Committee to face allegations about work he's done in Ukraine and Russia. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
- NYT: Trump lawyers gripe about Russia probe at steakhouse September 20, 2017White House attorney Ty Cobb was overheard talking about the Russia probe and some of his colleagues at a Washington steakhouse by a New York Times reporter, the publication reported Sunday night.
- Current Resources for Evidence-Based Practice, November/December 2017 September 12, 2017Published simultaneously in the Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 62(6).
- Mental Health Screening, Treatment, and Referral During the Perinatal Period September 11, 2017For some women, the experience of achieving and maintaining pregnancy is largely uneventful, but others may face significant challenges, such as pregnancy loss, traumatic birth, preterm birth, or hospitalization of the newborn in a NICU. These events may cause women to develop mental health symptoms. As many as 1 in 7 women experience depression, anxiety, […]
- Comprehensive Integrated Care Model to Improve Maternal Mental Health September 6, 2017In this article, we describe an integrated care model in a perinatal psychiatry program to improve access to care for women who have mood changes during the perinatal period. A nurse-practitioner trained in psychiatry and obstetrics is embedded in the obstetric clinic, and perinatal nurses, often the first professionals to recognize women who are experiencing […]
- Patterns of Perinatal Depression and Stress in Late Adolescent and Young Adult Mothers September 6, 2017To compare symptoms of depression, maternal adjustment, and perceived stress in late adolescent and young adult mothers and to examine the patterns of these symptoms during the first 3 months after birth.
- Longitudinal Study of Insomnia Symptoms Among Women During Perimenopause September 5, 2017To describe the prevalence of insomnia symptoms among women during perimenopause and to examine differences in self-reported insomnia symptoms at different stages of perimenopause over 10 years.
- CDC Telebriefing: Transcript for Vital Signs African American Health May 3, 2017New Vital Signs Report – African Americans are living longer. The death rate for African Americans has declined about 25% over 17 years, primarily for those aged 65 years and older
- Annual EIS Conference looks to shape the future of public health - Digital Press Kit April 24, 2017The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will hold its 66th Annual Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Conference April 24–27, 2017, in Atlanta.
- Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes on the rise among children, teens - Press Release April 12, 2017Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes are increasing among youth in the United States, according to a report, Incidence Trends of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes among Youths, 2002-2012, published today in the New England Journal of Medicine.
- 66th Annual EIS Conference - Media Advisory April 12, 2017CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) will host the 66th Annual EIS Conference from April 24-27 in Atlanta. During the event, EIS officers—also known as CDC disease detectives—describe the investigations they conducted over the past year.
- CDC assisting investigation of animal material found in packaged salad - Media Statement April 8, 2017Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are working with the Florida Department of Health and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to support an investigation of a dead bat that was found in a packaged salad purchased from a grocery store in Florida.
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